Episode 2: Ayesha Antoine

Paul talks to actor and writer Ayesha Antoine about her childhood on and off screen as a member of the cast of Grange Hill, why she nearly became a barrister and her first taste of TV stardom - aged 8.

Between the ages of 12 and 17, Ayesha Antoine played the character of Poppy Silver in TV's Grange Hill and has since gone on to follow a wide-ranging acting career across television, radio and theatre. Ayesha has starred in three Told by an Idiot productions: 'The Firework-maker's Daughter' (2003-2005), 'The Ghost Train' (2015) and 'Napoleon Disrobed' (2018). Find out more here: https://www.toldbyanidiot.org/Pages/Category/past-productions

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