Cast Interviews
Nicholas Ball

Nicholas Ball

Plays
Garry Ryan

TELL US A BIT ABOUT THE CHARACTER YOU PLAY?
He's a real rascal! Garry was a big shot on the music scene in the seventies and made vast amounts of money on both sides of the Atlantic. He comes into the show having bought the Chairmanship of Earls Park.

WHAT DO YOU ENJOY ABOUT PLAYING YOUR CHARACTER?
I love playing him because of the fact that he's a rascal, and manages to get everything he goes after!

WHAT WOULD YOU LIKE AND DISLIKE ABOUT YOUR CHARACTER IF YOU WERE INTRODUCED IN REAL LIFE?
I love him because he's a rascal and I dislike him because he's a rascal.

ARE THERE ANY SIMILARITIES/DIFFERENCES BETWEEN YOU AND THE CHARACTER YOU ARE PLAYING?
I'm very happy to say absolutely none.

WERE YOU A FAN OF FOOTBALLERS' WIVES BEFORE GETTING INVOLVED WITH EXTRA TIME?
I'd never actually seen an episode prior to accepting the job.

WHAT DO YOU THINK VIEWERS WILL THINK OF THIS EXTENSION TO FOOTBALLERS' WIVES?
I hope that they'll love it! It has all the same ingredients as it's parent show so it's sure to be a hit.

WHAT WAS YOUR FIRST PROFESSIONAL ACTING ROLE?
It was so long ago that I can't even remember!

WHERE WERE YOU BORN AND BROUGHT UP?
Royal Leamington Spa, Hastings Sussex

WHERE DO YOU LIVE NOW (VAGUE IDEA)?
I live in West London

DO YOU SUPPORT A FOOTBALL TEAM?
No

WHAT IS YOUR STAR SIGN AND DO YOU BELIEVE IN THEM?
I'm an Aries and no, I don't believe in them.

WHAT'S THE BEST THING ABOUT BEING INVOLVED WITH EXTRA TIME?
Work!

HAVE YOU FILMED A MEMORABLE SCENE YET?
Just getting to work full stop - but the big bonus is that I get to work with very lovely girls... it works for me.

WHAT ARE YOU HOPING TO DO AFTER FINISHING FILMING THE SERIES?
To get some well earned sleep

WHAT DO YOU DO IN YOUR FREE TIME? ANY HOBBIES OR SPORTS YOU ENJOY?
Have as much fun as possible.