Teenage actress Grace to star in feature film
A TEENAGER from Aintree is to star in a feature film called 12 days in September.
Grace Hillier, 13, will be playing the role of Annie Larkin, and will working alongside Louis Emerick, Suzanne Collins, Marcus Collins, Bernie Foley and Lindzi Germain.
Directed by actor and award winner Leon Lopez, the film is due for national release later on this year.
The film is by Elegance Productions/Foot in the Door Films and filming has started around Cheshire.
Grace recently appeared in her first television advertisement, which was the Better by Bus transport campaign.
Her dad, Don Hillier, said: “Grace has been acting, dancing and singing since the age of six and has already appeared in over 25 stage performances in theatres across the North West, while continuing to receive around 20 hours per week stage/dance training as member of the Elite Performers Programme at Rare Studio Liverpool.
“She is also studying for her LAMDA examinations at St Edwards College.
“Although extremely busy, Grace always has a smile on her face and keeps up with all of her school work, with a 100% punctuality and attendance record.”