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Meet Amber Hodgkiss from Wigan who moved to Los Angeles in January to pursue acting. Her UK credits include Grange Hill, Hollyoaks and Doctors.

Was there a particular reason you chose LA? I was ready to leave the UK, and LA was the best option to continue with my career. I also was lucky enough to have a project lined up here. A movie called ‘Speak’ which is doing extremely well on the festival front, so I think that made it easier to make the big move.
What do you miss most from home? My momma and my sister! So much! English countryside, English weather (I think I'm one of the very few!) and English pubs!  Oh and how could i forget…. digestive biscuits and super noodles!
What was your first impression of LA and has it changed since. If so, why? It wasn't what I expected. I was very unsure and slightly disappointed at first. However given time that has totally changed, it’s a crazy place, totally bonkers yet I love and appreciate every little bit of it. I feel I understand it more n…