Pearl Chanda Imogen Parker city Holby BBC show audience Pearl Chanda Imogen Parker city Holby

Former Holby City actress blasts BBC for ditching hospital soap after 23 years

Reading now: 208

Former Holby City star Pearl Chanda is not happy about the BBC's decision to end the soap. The actress - who made her TV debut on the hospital series in 2013 as character Imogen Parker - has told that she believes it is "a real shame" that the channel is getting rid of the much-loved show that has been on air since 1999.

Pearl, 26, praised the beeb for bringing new drama to the screens and "doing some really interesting stuff" but added that she is a soap fan so to see Holby City end is a hard pill to swallow.

She told : "I think to some extent the BBC is doing some amazing work at the moment, bringing amazing TV shows like Normal People. "And, I May Destroy You, which I was in, I think they are doing some really interesting

The website is an aggregator of news from open sources. The source is indicated at the beginning and at the end of the announcement. You can send a complaint on the news if you find it unreliable.

Related News