A series set in the fictional village of Pontyberry in the South Wales Valleys centered on the lives of a single mother in her forties, who earns a living doing the locals' ironing, and her family and friends.

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Ruth Jones
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Karen Paullada ...  Nadine 56 episodes, 2012-2017
Ruth Jones ...  Stella / ... 56 episodes, 2012-2017
Craig Gallivan ...  Luke 54 episodes, 2012-2017
Justin Davies Justin Davies ...  Ben 53 episodes, 2012-2017
Aled Pugh ...  Bobby 50 episodes, 2012-2017
Daniel Gammond Daniel Gammond ...  Little Alan 48 episodes, 2012-2017
Di Botcher ...  Aunty Brenda 46 episodes, 2013-2017
Russell Gomer Russell Gomer ...  Yanto 42 episodes, 2012-2017
Bethan Witcomb Bethan Witcomb ...  Zoe 40 episodes, 2013-2017
Steve Speirs ...  Alan / ... 39 episodes, 2012-2015
Pal Aron Pal Aron ...  Jagadeesh 39 episodes, 2012-2017
Maxine Evans ...  Rhian 37 episodes, 2012-2017
Julian Lewis Jones ...  Karl 36 episodes, 2012-2016
Patrick Baladi ...  Michael Jackson / ... 36 episodes, 2014-2017
Catrin Stewart ...  Emma 34 episodes, 2012-2017
Dafydd Hywel ...  Glen / ... 32 episodes, 2012-2017
Clare Hingott Clare Hingott ...  Cheryl 31 episodes, 2014-2017
Howell Evans Howell Evans ...  Daddy 29 episodes, 2012-2015
Deddie Davies ...  Marj / ... 28 episodes, 2012-2016
Mark Lewis Jones ...  Rob / ... 28 episodes, 2012-2017
Elizabeth Berrington ...  Paula / ... 26 episodes, 2012-2017
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A series set in the fictional village of Pontyberry in the South Wales Valleys centered on the lives of a single mother in her forties, who earns a living doing the locals' ironing, and her family and friends.

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The title song is "And Then She Smiles" by The Mock Turtles. See more »

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Featured in The One Show: Episode #6.232 (2011) See more »

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Wonderful Show! Fall in love with the Welsh!
3 May 2019 | by liskoreaSee all my reviews

Stella is a wonderful show. The stories are interesting and the characters are all well defined. Ruth Jones is awesome. The locations are wonderful as well. I had to watch the whole series in one go. It'll make you love the Welsh people!


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English

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6 January 2012 (UK) See more »

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Стелла See more »

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