Coronation Avenue star Jude Riordan lately stepped away from filming on the cobbles for a brand new brief movie.
Created and written by Casualty’s Michael Stevenson, One thing Lacking follows the lifetime of Sean (Jude), an 11-year-old boy who cares for his mom (Emma Davies), who’s dwelling with young-onset dementia.
The brief movie observes the shut relationship between mom and son, but additionally the stress young-carers typically face.
After hitting the Kickstarter goal, filming quickly acquired underway for One thing Lacking, which has been directed by Paul Riordan – who’s additionally labored on Coronation Avenue, Casualty and Hollyoaks.
And simply so occurs to be Jude’s dad!
In a brand new social media publish, Jude – who performs Sam Blakeman within the ITV cleaning soap – shared a handful of behind-the-scenes photos alongside Paul, Mike and the remainder of the forged and crew.
He wrote: ‘And that’s a WRAP on my first brief movie One thing Lacking. I can’t wait to see this completed movie! 4 lengthy days to get all of it in. Had the most effective time with the most effective staff! First undertaking w my dad and first undertaking with Mike Stevenson. Would I do one other YES. It is a story very near our hearts, a younger carer Sean taking care of his Mum Suzanne with early onset Dementia. A narrative that’s life for a lot of younger carers and must be advised.’
‘I can’t look ahead to you all to see it.’
Creator, producer and author Mike Stevenson has performed the position of paramedic Iain Dean in Casualty since 2012.
Most lately, Iain landed himself at risk after promising a former affected person he’ll discover his sister, who was being held captive by a contemporary slavery gang.
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