Actress will spend 6 weeks in LA

Gemma Atkinson is setting off for Hollywood.

The actress, 24, will fly to LA in April.

Gemma will spend 6 weeks in the States auditioning for movie parts.

Im really looking forward to it, she tells the Daily Star. I cant wait to knuckle down and hopefully get some exciting acting jobs.

Hopefully I can make an impression over there. I love the life and everything.

Gemma, who was in Hollyoaks, has already landed her first major gig.

I am filming at the moment, which is really exciting, she adds. I play a character called Emily in a feature film called 13 Hours. It is a horror and it is hard work but very rewarding.

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