Rose Matafeo To Star In BBC Three Sitcom

Rose Matafeo is to star in BBC Three sitcom Star Struck, which follows a twentysomething woman living in London as she tries to work out life and love. Jay Richardson reports for Chortle.

The comedy is directed by Karen Maine, “who told the WWD website that Edinburgh Comedy Award winner Matafeo is ‘amazing. Everyone’s going to know who she is in a few months’.”

“Matafeo is currently shooting her first starring role in a film, Baby Done, in her native New Zealand. In it, she plays a pregnant tree surgeon trying to achieve a list of dreams before she becomes a mother.”

“She is also developing a BBC Three sketch show, Party Time, with Lolly Adefope and Emma Sidi.”

Article Source: Chortle, Jay Richardson, March 28, 2019

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Taika Waititi Portrait Wins Packing Room Prize

Taika Waititi Portrait Wins Packing Room Prize

Sydney-based artist Claus Stangl has taken out one of Australia’s top art honours with his portrait of Academy Award-winning director Taika Waititi, The Guardian reports. Stangl won the packing room prize, a…