The actress who portrays Kelly in the popular E4 show, is due to appear in court after an alleged racist attack.

The Mirror reports that Socha, who last year won a British Academy of Film and Television Arts award for her performance as the outspoken chav in Misfits is due in Derby Crown Court later this week, and she will stand trial later in the year at a yet unspecified date.

You can read the full article here.

What do you think this means for Lauren’s career?  Do you think she should be allowed to return to Misfits while these charges still hang over her?  Or do you believe she is innocent until proven guilty?