Budding actress sheds half her bodyweight to land roles on Hollyoaks and Coronation Street

Budding actress sheds half her bodyweight to land roles on Hollyoaks and Coronation Street

Ms Clayton

Ms Clayton”s weight loss was so dramatic that the surgeon who performed her operation failed to recognise her when she returned for a check up

Laura Clayton

Laura Clayton”s dreams of becoming an actress came true when she lost half her body weight thanks to a gastric band operation

Ms Clayton, who now has an agent who helps her to find regular acting work, says she used to be teased about her weight

Ms Clayton, who now has an agent who helps her to find regular acting work, says she used to be teased about her weight. “They”d say “who ate all the burgers”. I always felt like a thin person in a fat body”