Ex-Prisoner Cell Block H star Zoe Bertram is set to play Paul Robinson's Polish cleaner Lorraine Dowski as part of a forthcoming storyline on Australian soap Neighbours.
Bertram who rose to fame on Australian prison-based drama series Prisoner as Randi Goodlove will play Lorraine, Paul Robinson's (Stefan Dennis') Polish cleaner for four weeks later this year. Bertram ha,d to perfect a Polish accent for the new role despite being Australian herself.
Zoe's other acting credits include as Olivia Baxter in The Restless Years in the 70's as well as appearances on Blue Heelers, A Country Practice, The Flying Doctors, City Homocide as well as a role on Neighbours' rival Australian soap Home And Away which also airs here in the UK on C5.
Speaking about her new role Bertram said: ''She certainly isn't like any of the characters I've played before and the accent was fun." Show chiefs have revealed that most of her scenes will be with boss Paul and that the character of Lorraine is ''far from diplomatic.'' The character will debut on UK screens later this year