The Gemma Factor - Netflix

Gemma Collinge wants to be famous and hounded by the world's press by the time she turns 21.

Type: Scripted

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 30 minutes

Premier: 2010-03-09

The Gemma Factor - Ross Adams - Netflix

Ross Adams is an English television actor originally from Stanley in County Durham best known for his role as Scott Drinkwell in the Channel 4 soap opera, Hollyoaks. He also starred as Jeff Bowyer in the BBC Three sitcom The Gemma Factor alongside Anna Gilthorpe, Claire King, Gwyneth Powell and Angus Barnett.

The Gemma Factor - Life and career - Netflix

Adams moved to Manchester at the age of 18 to study performing arts at the University of Salford. On graduating, he secured an agent and has appeared in several television dramas and comedies including Blue Murder, Emmerdale, I'm With Stupid, and Eleventh Hour alongside Patrick Stewart. He also works frequently in the field of voice-overs, having voiced several commercials and documentaries, such as Kellogg's Frosties. He has also previously worked as the assistant to the series producer for Coronation Street before moving to Emmerdale as a storyliner. Having written stories for over 400 episodes he then became a Script Editor; leaving the show in February 2015 to commence filming Hollyoaks. He is also the founder and Principal of Small Screen Talent; a TV Acting academy and agency for young performers. Adams was nominated for a RTS Television Award at the Royal Television Society Awards 2010 in the “Best Performance in a Comedy” category for his role as Jeff Bowyer in the BBC Three sitcom The Gemma Factor. Adams began appearing as a regular in the Channel 4 soap opera, Hollyoaks, as Scott Drinkwell from 27 April 2015 and was awarded a British Soap Award for Best Male Dramatic Performance in June 2018.

The Gemma Factor - References - Netflix