Editor's Viewpoint: Derry Girls stars are envy of many for youthful looks
Gary Oldman has had the critics cheering his portrayal of Churchill in the new film Darkest Hour, not only for capturing the essence of the statesman but also his appearance. But even his dramatic transformation pales compared to the actresses starring in the Channel 4 comedy Derry Girls.
They play teenage schoolgirls even though most of them are in their mid-20s, and one is almost twice her character's age at 31. Most teenage girls like to dress in a way that ages them, but these actresses have pulled off the opposite trick just by donning school uniforms. Their youthful looks are the envy of many women, but how do they get served in a pub?