Persephone Swales-Dawson

British soap actress who landed her breakout role as Nico Blake in the long-running series Hollyoaks. She went through four call backs after her initial audition before landing the role of Nico. She attended the British Soap Awards one month after being cast in Hollyoaks. She was born in England and was fourteen years old when she received her Hollyoaks offer. She and fellow Hollyoaks actor James Fletcher joined the cast around the same time. Their characters became on-screen boyfriend and girlfriend. [+]