Broadchurch star Olivia Colman Broadchurch actress Olivia Colman says she’s happy to look ‘ordinary’. 

The 39 year old, who plays detective Ellie Miller in the hit ITV show, says her looks have been a blessing for her career.

‘I feel fortunate that I’m not a classic beauty’ she said. ‘I feel it’s harder for girls who are like that. There are fewer parts.’

She continued: ‘I’m not suggesting I feel unconfident. I am beautiful to my husband. I am beautiful to my friends. I feel sexy and all those things to the people I love.’

And to us, Liv!

Olivia reveals more about Broadchurch here