Ashley Jensen is taking over from Dougie Henshall as the main actor in Shetland. The 53-year-old from Annan in Dumfries and Galloway is best known for Ricky Gervais shows Extras and After Life and internationally for Ugly Betty.
And the mum-of-one who has lived in Bath for a number of years is thrilled she’ll be spending most of the year filming back home.
She said: “I can’t wait to be working in Scotland again. I have missed it!” Ashley has already been filming in Scotland this year - making Mayflies with Martin Compston which comes out next month on BBC One - but it was only a short shoot.Read more on dailyrecord.co.uk