Ali Bastian plays Juno Pirelli in the season opener for Jonathan Creek tonight at 9pm on BBC One HD.
Jonathan has his investigative skills tested when the star of a West End musical falls victim to a real-life ‘impossible crime’. The glamorous singing sensation Juno Pirelli is found horribly stabbed inside a locked dressing room, from which no assailant could possibly have escaped.
Don’t miss the next instalment of Jonathan Creek next week at the same time!Overview
Ali Bastian is probably best known for playing the role of Becca in the popular Channel 4 soap Hollyoaks for 6 years. She then joined the regular cast of The Bill for ITV1 playing PC Sally Armstrong.
She reached the semi-final of Strictly Come Dancing in 2009 and to this day remains the only celebrity to have received a perfect score in both the American Smooth and the Viennese Waltz. She later danced her way into the West End leading the company of Burn The Floor at the Shaftesbury Theatre and the role of Roxy Hart in the UK Tour of Chicago. Other theatre credits include Odourless at the Soho Theatre and Verdict for Bill Kenwright Ltd.
Recent work includes Death in Paradise and Jonathan Creek both for BBC One.About Sainou
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