Anna Friel: Tackling a transgender drama such as Butterfly is a great responsibility

Butterfly follows separated parents divided over how to support their transgender child. Star Anna Friel talks to Georgia Humphreys about the sensitive subject matter, her experience of filming and getting to know the trans community

Sean McGinley, Alison Steadman, Anna Friel, Callum Booth-Ford, Emmett J Scanlan and Millie Gibson in Butterfly
ANNA Friel is used to being part of groundbreaking TV. Back in 1994, the 42-year-old Rochdale-born actress was one half of the first lesbian kiss to be broadcast before the watershed on British screen[...]

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