Sally Ann Matthews: Prisoners’ Wives

Date - 31 January, 2012, All News Television
Sally Ann Matthews | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Mark Bruce

Sally Ann Matthews plays Janet in new BBC1 drama Prisoners’ Wives. The series tells the story of four very different women, each struggling to cope with a significant man in her life serving time in prison.

Written by Julie Gearey, and directed by Damon Thomas and Harry Bradbeer, this relationship-based ensemble drama is set and filmed in Sheffield.


Sally Ann Matthews is best known for her roles Jenny Bradley in Coronation Street and Sandra Briggs in Emmerdale. Other recent television credits include The 4 O'Clock Club The Mimic, My Mad Fat Teenage Diary, Prisoner's Wives, Eastenders E20, Waterloo Road and Being Human. Feature film credits include Song For Marion, Brassed Off.

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