She made her first screen appearance during the episode broadcast on 12 December Zoe was involved in many major storylines during her time on the show, including the deaths of her father and brother Frank Norman Bowler and Chris Peter Amory , the betrayal and departure of her stepmother Kim Claire King , coming out as gay and a battle with schizophrenia. Zoe became the first lesbian character in a British soap opera when she came out in Zoe's family move to Beckindale, while she is at university studying to be a veterinary surgeon.
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Charity and Vanessa in Emmerdale - Lesbian interest
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The premise of Emmerdale Farm was similar to the BBC radio soap opera The Archers, focusing on a family, a farm and characters in a nearby village. Despite telling Charity to leave her alone, Vanessa gave into her feelings, and the couple even agreed to think about starting a relationship. Tags: Emma Atkins Michelle Hardwick. Your email address will not be published.
Suranne Jones originally auditioned for the role of Charity, before Atkins was cast. The actress began filming her first scenes in February and she made her first screen appearance as Charity during the episode broadcast on 30 March Actress Mica Proctor plays a young Charity in a flashback episode about the character's past, which aired on 29 May