James Fuller, Becca Guido, David Freedman
Homeless Ashes tells the story of Frankie, a young boy (played by Hector Bateman- Hardman, can be seen in the new TV series Four Weddings and a Funeral) who runs away from an abusive home only to grow up trying to survive on the streets (Grown-up Frankie is played by Marc Zammit). After fleeing from his parents Stuart (Dean Maskell) and Abbie (Angela Dixon), he falls-in with junkies including Viv (Kirsty J. Curtis) and Ryan (Lee Hunter), makes honest friends in Gavin (Jason Flemyng) and Chico (Lew Temple – The Walking Dead), and is reunited with childhood friend Nicole (Jamey May). Frankie's journey is raw and dark at times, but also filled with hope & light . Hollyoaks favourite Fabrizio Santino, and US actress and singer Maria Howell (Hidden Figures) also star.