SKINS "Rich" Series 5 Episode 1 – This week SKINS is Rich’s story the metal head of the gang on a quest to find a girl to chat up who’ll share his love of thrash metal who isn’t like every other lame girl at school.
Thinking he’s found the girl of his dreams working in the library Rich and Alo enlist Grace’s help to get some advice from the fairer sex on how to bag a girl.
On the whole I enjoyed this episode. The awkward moments when Rich was trying (and failing) to ask out the seemingly perfect girl for him and then striking up a genuine bond with Grace over the course of the episode was sweetly played and affectionate.
Mini plays the Queen Bee with just the right amount of over played bitchyness but it is Grace that has the potential to shine through. Very much one of the popular girls she also has a depth and kindness to her and she could develop into a really interesting character. Read More...