Pop star Sarah Harding is set to expand her CV with a role in a new TV drama. The 27-year-old Girls Aloud singer will get up-close and personal with hunky Mamma Mia! star Dominic Cooper after being cast as his girlfriend.
The bubbly blonde – who's already appeared in two films, Bad Day and St Trinians – joins the cast of Freefall, which also features The Wire's Aidan Gillen and Bond star Rosamund Pike. Set in London, Freefall focuses on the effect of the current financial crisis on each end of the social scale.
In the series Sarah plays a beautician who has a difficult relationship with her hard-selling salesman boyfriend, portrayed by Dominic, while Aidan is a wealthy city worker without a conscience and Rosamund plays his colleague Anna
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