Tanya Franks

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Don’t miss PORTERS online

If you missed it on TV, catch up with channel Dave’s new three part comedy pilot series PORTERS – watch out for Tanya in episodes 2 and 3 – especially 3 for eyepatch action! And don’t miss this rare treat of seeing Mr Bladerunner himself, Rutger Hauer, air his comedy chops.

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Check out Amazon LoveFilm for the new movie WE STILL STEAL THE OLD WAY for Tanya’s formidable performance as ‘Governor Pryce’, directed by Sacha Bennett, and co-starring with Ian Ogilvy, Chris Ellison, Patrick Bergin, Billy Murray, and Julian Glover.

Tanya has recently been back on set filming an episode of the much lauded INSIDE NO 9 SERIES 4 for the BBC, with the great Steve Pemberton and Reece Sheersmith.

Series 2 of MUM is about to start shooting, and Tanya will also be filming in a new 3-ep comedy series for channel Dave called PORTERS. So it’s all pretty busy-buzzy at the moment for her.

Watch out for details of all future airing dates.

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The Truth nominated for an Olivier Award!

‘The Truth’ co -starring Tanya last year at the Wyndhams Theatre has been nominated for Best New Comedy in the Laurence Olivier Awards 2017 – ceremony 9th April. It isn’t about the winning, it’s about the taking part. Congrats Team Truth!

Truth 8

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Catch Tanya back on stage in THE TRUTH at London’s Menier Chocolate Factory

10th March (previews); opens 16th March – 7th May

Bath Theatre Royal 9th-14th May

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Vera, Grantchester, and live on stage in The Truth

If you’re cuddling up to your loved one on this Valentine’s Day night in front of the telly, you might be pleased to hear that Tanya will be in this evening’s episode of VERA on ITV at 8pm.

And very soon the new series of GRANTCHESTER will begin in which Tanya crops up in Episode 5.

If you’re a theatregoer, or thinking about becoming one, you will be able to catch Tanya live on stage at the Menier Chocolate Factory in this season’s hot new ticket, THE TRUTH, written by the exciting new French playwright, Florian Zeller. This British version has been adapted by the Oscar winning Christopher Hampton and is being directed by one of the UK’s top director’s Lindsay Posner – not to be missed! See links below:

Broadway World      What’s On Stage

BOOK TICKETS HERE!

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Tanya has recently completed filming on three new projects:

Chewing Gum – E4 – new TV comedy series – October 2015

We Still Steal The Old Way – feature film – directed by Sacha Bennett

Moondogs – feature film – directed by Philip John

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Tanya has partnered with writer Grant Watson bringing him into the fold of Stock-pot Productions, which she founded in 1993. They have partnered with Keith Evans of Baker Street with the aim of raising finance for their slate of film and TV projects. Watch this site for further updates!

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