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Celebrity Soap Agent Melanie Blake on backstabbing and "Ruthless Women"

Something For The Weekend

Friday, February 26th, 2021 - 21 minutes

Melanie Blake is the agent for many soap actresses - she has written a book from the perspective of an insider called "Ruthless Women".  She chats to Trina Mara about how many women get fired from soaps when they reach a certain age. 

She has worked with Patsy Kensit, Beverley Callard, Michelle Collins, Stephanie Beacham, Denise Welch, Jennie McAlpine, Claire King, Gaynor Faye, Daniella Westbrook, Sherrie Hewson, Nadia Sawalh and Gillian Taylford.