Holly Kenny

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Holly Kenny (born 23 January 1995 in Leeds, England) is a British actress best known for playing Sambuca Kelly in the BBC1 drama Waterloo Road from 2009 until the character was killed off in 2011.

Career[edit]

Kenny has appeared in Waterloo Road since the first episode of the fourth series, broadcast on Wednesday 7 January 2009.[1] Her final episode was on Wednesday 8 June 2011, when Sambuca died after suffering with a long-term brain tumour.

She played Kimberley Crabtree in the British comedy television film Mischief Night (2006); she has also starred in the BAFTA award-winning BBC film White Girl (2008) playing the role of Leah.

Filmography[edit]

Year Film Role Notes Refs.
2006 Mischief Night Kimberley Crabtree [2]
2008 White Girl Leah [3][4]
2009 Doctors Bella Moody Episode: No Rest for the Wicked [5]
2009-11 Waterloo Road Sambuca Kelly Series 4 Episode 1 — Series 7 Episode 6 [4][6][7][8]
2009 Shameless Alice Season 10, Episode 8 [9]
2014 In the Club (TV series) Britney 1 episode [4]
2014 The Mill (TV series) Patience Series 2, Episodes 1 — 6 [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Holly Kenny - Filmography by TV series". Movie Database. Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 7 January 2009. 
  2. ^ "Mischief Night". Metro. 3 November 2006. Retrieved 6 August 2014. 
  3. ^ Pettie, Andrew (1 March 2008). "White Girl". The Telegraph. Retrieved 21 January 2015. 
  4. ^ a b c d "Cast biographies for The Mill, Series 2". Channel4 Press. Retrieved 21 January 2015. 
  5. ^ "No Rest For the Wicked — episode guide". BBC. Retrieved 21 January 2015. 
  6. ^ Kilkelly, Daniel (1 June 2011). "'Waterloo Road' star praises Sambuca exit plot 'Waterloo Road' star praises Sambuca exit plot". DigitalSpy. Retrieved 6 August 2014. 
  7. ^ "Waterloo Road: Sam goes to find her dad before she dies". Metro. 31 May 2011. Retrieved 6 August 2014. 
  8. ^ "Sambuca Kelly profile". BBC. Retrieved 6 August 2014. 
  9. ^ "Shameless — episode guide". Radio Times. Retrieved 21 January 2015. 

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