David Menkin films Drifters series 2

Date - 4 August, 2014, All News Television
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David Menkin films the second series of Drifters, for E4 written by and starring Jessica Knapett. Jessica plays Meg, a 20 something graduate from Leeds who is trying to find her way in the world of love and work.

Dubbed ‘the female Inbetweeners’, about a trio of friends struggling to find work and establish a life post-university.

Drifters is a comedy drama about three twenty-something young women experiencing their first slice of the real world post University – making terrible decisions. For the ‘Drifter’ girls it’s time to start asking some serious questions.


Norwegian-born American actor David Menkin has recently worked on various studio features including the Oscar nominated Zero Dark Thirty, Survivor and The Man From U.N.C.L.E. David recently wrapped on A Hologram For The King directed by Tom Tykwer. He plays the role of Brad alongside Tom Hanks. David will also play Carlton Smith in the Stephen Frears film, Florence Foster Jenkins

He is currently recording the voice of Virgil Tracy in the new CGI relaunch of Thunderbirds Are Go! which will be released in 2015. He is also Bendt in series two of Drifters for E4.

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