Bridlington actor Shane Zaza has role in new BBC drama

BRIDLINGTON actor Shane Zaza is set to appear on national television in a new comedy drama from BBC3.

Mouth to Mouth deals with the changing lives of six young adults and focuses on a different character each week.

Shane's character, Rakim Prateek, has featured already in the series but the show will focus on him on Monday at 9pm.

His character, a wannabe entrepeneur, spends his days dreaming of being the next Alan Sugar and defeating the bullies that have blighted his life. After another beating, he is offered a solution by Tahir, the coolest kid at college.

But there is a price to pay for protection and Shane's character quickly finds himself in a world of guns, drug dealing and violence.