‘Skins’ Sofia Black-D’Elia: More nervous about playing a cheerleader, than a lesbian!
The first episode of MTV’s “Skins” premieres Monday (Jan. 17) and follows the UK version very closely, but there’s one glaring omission.
The exuberant and full of life Maxxie Oliver (played infectiously by Mitch Hewer in the original series) is nowhere to be found. In his place stands Sofia Black-D’Elia as Tea, a lesbian to Maxxie’s gay and a cheerleader to his dancer.
“She’s a very confident, self assured girl,” Black-D’Elia tells Zap2it. “She’s very assertive and also very funny at times.” read more zap2it.com