Of late, Welsh actress Edwards has participated in some of the very best that British television has to offer - , before taking centre stage in its third and fourth series.She returned in the final episodes, ending up behind bars for insider trading.Rising star Scodelario capitalised on early movie roles in 2009's and killing off the good ones?
(He also bagged co-star Freida Pinto as his GF for a while...Ten years on, the fresh-faced actors who played out such dramatic storylines are all grown up, with much of original cast list now mingling with A-list film stars for a living.It was announced yesterday that Dev Patel, who played hard-partying Anwar Kharral, has been nominated for an Oscar for his most recent role in Hollywood tearjerker Lion, while Nicholas Hoult and Jack O'Connell are both on their way to becoming household names. The Skins cast back in 2008, when they were enjoying their first taste of fame (Pictured from left: Aimee-Ffion Edwards, Larissa Wilson, Joseph Dempsie, Daniel Kaluuya, Dev Patel and Nicholas Hoult )Set in Bristol and written by father-and-son duo Bryan Elsley and Jamie Brittain, Skins documented life for a group of hormone-raging teenagers going through Sixth Form.However she was cast in ITV thriller Lightfields, a supernatural five-part drama that aired earlier this year, and will next be seen in a film titled The Fold. Luke Pasqualino Laidback Freddie was the cool dude of Skins series three and four and was played by chiselled actor Luke Pasqualino. horror film The Apparition alongside Twilight’s Ashley Greene and Harry Potter star Tom Felton.He has carried on cult TV fame by playing William Adama in Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome (a one-off TV prequel to the reimagined sci-fi series) and will play D’Artagnan in a TV adaptation of The Musketeers (coincidentally his character in Skins referred to himself and his two best mates as the Three Musketeers).He’s also due to star in the upcoming Snowpiercer, a post-apocalyptic film in AD 2031 where the passengers on a train are the only survivors on Earth, also starring Jamie Bell and Tilda Swinton. Freya Mavor Freya was part of the third generation of Skins cast members, starting her journey as Mini – the sweet but not so innocent queen bee of school.Freya will soon take the lead in upcoming film Sunshine On Leith, based on the music of The Proclaimers.It has been over six years since hit teen drama Skins first burst onto television screens in January 2007 on E4.The show provided a great talent pool for fresh British actors, went on to spawn an American remake and even gave Kelly Brook a pay cheque for an episode. An instant hit, the cult E4 show followed the lives of a group of wild teenagers as they navigated the emotional pitfalls of young adulthood. She wanted posh girls to play the posh girl in series one – she wasn’t looking for main characters. The rest stayed in a hotel and smashed the place up. That’s all I remember and I put it down to him completely.What set it apart from the glossy US dramas of the time (think ‘ – used to describe any situation that faintly resembled one of the messy house parties from the series. Anyway, she watched my drama class and asked if I wanted to audition. It wasn’t like they were lining them up one by one though. He was a bit older than me and I was completely blinded by him.