Dec 2018 Talented local actress in award-winning Netflix show

Many young people dream of fame – but for one local teenager this dream has become reality. In 2016, at the tender age of 17, Carla Woodcock from Wheldrake landed a role in Netflix drama Free Rein. Now the show has been lauded at the Emmy awards, winning Outstanding Children’s or Family Viewing Series and Best Directing in a Children’s Programme. “I keep having to pinch myself!” says Carla, of her new-found success. “It’s all so surreal and I’m so unbelievably grateful and proud to be in the position I’m in, to be part of an Emmy award winning show.” […]