‘Strictly Come Dancing’s’ Rose Ayling Ellis is reportedly under talks for a upcoming TV Series titled ‘Code of Silence’ by Mammoth Screen. Being the first hearing-impaired contestant of the dancing competition, she won the nineteenth series of ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ with her performance earning a ‘Heart Unmissable Award’ and ‘British Academy Award’. Known for her astounding acting and dancing skills, Rose Ayling Ellis has starred in a number of popular works of entertainment including, ‘The Quiet Ones’ and ‘EastEnders’ in which she played the role of Frankie Lewis.
‘Code of Silence’ will potentially star Rose Ayling Ellis as Alison Woods, a hearing-impaired catering worker. Alison Woods is described as a young woman who struggles to make ends meet, performing two jobs, in a police canteen and a local bar, while also trying her best in supporting her mother Julie, who is also hearing-impaired. When Alison is called to lip read the conversations of some dangerous criminals by DC Ashleigh Francis, she discovers the corrupt world of the guilty. Alison’s interpretation of the gang’s conversations soon become significant in unlocking the police investigation. But problems begin to arise when she finds herself drawn to one of the primary suspects, Liam. This puts Alison in a dilemma regarding her loyalty towards the case. Alison is aware of the risk she is causing herself by agreeing to work with the police, and when things about her personal life begin to come out, she knows she should step away. But Alison can’t seem to let go.
Filming to Commence by April
As chilling as the plot for ‘Code of Silence’ is, not much is known regarding the further additions to the cast and crew. However, as per our sources, the filming for this upcoming TV series is said to commence by April next year in London. Producers Tom Leggett and Damien Timmer will be joining the production team alongside Catherine Moulton, the writer/ producer for the TV series. Tom Leggett’s popular films include, ‘High-Rise’ and ‘Room’. Damien Timmer is the Joint-Managing Director of Mammoth Screen. Mammoth Screen, the British production company has produced several popular entertainers such as ‘Victoria’, ‘The Witness for the Prosecution’, ‘Christopher and His Kind’ and ‘Falcón’. Catherine Moulton is a renowned screenwriter whose works include, ‘Baptiste’ and ‘Then You Run’.
‘Code of Silence’ will feature Rose Ayling Ellis in the lead role and fans of the actress’ dancing prowess will surely enjoy the upcoming TV series.