Dakota Blue Richards has insisted that she will never allow her grandmother to see her Skins sex scenes. The actress, who plays troubled teen Franky in the E4 drama, admitted that she was nervous about filming the intimate scenes as she worried that they "wouldn't look right", adding that she would not want her family to see the character's explicit transformation. I thought I'd have a panic attack because I might do it wrong and I thought, 'What if it looks really bad? But everyone was so nice about it and laid back, and after the first one it became quite fun.
'Skins' Dakota Blue Richards 'Franky has sex scenes!' - video dailymotion
Fancy another slice of Skins? Well, you're in luck - the show's back tonight with a Franky-centric episode. It's a pretty intense one, too, but why listen to us when you can hear about the instalment from Dakota Blue Richards herself? Yes, we caught up with Dakota to chat about the instalment, sex scenes and naughty, naughty Luke. Read on, then get back here tomorrow at 9am for some post-show gossip! Can you give us a quick overview of your episode? She blames herself for what happened in Morocco and she really feels like everyone's given up on her and the only person who seems to not have a massive conscience or a lot of blame to deal out about the whole situation is Luke, so she tracks him down again and they end up hanging out a lot.
Watch fullscreen. Digital Spy. Dakota Blue Richards chats to Digital Spy on the set of E4 teen drama Skins, and tells us what's in store for season 6 of the hit show. Playing next
As the sixth series of Skins comes to an end, Dakota Blue Richards, who plays Franky, a wild child dealing with very adult issues, talks about still living with Mum. The sixth series ends tonight and year-old Richards has been playing the character of Franky Fitzgerald — an androgynous, super-intelligent wild-child who has a cult following on Twitter. Her storyline has been one of the most controversial tackled by the show: full of guilt that she may have caused the death of her best friend Grace, she falls into a damaging relationship with a young drug dealer.