As Shortland Street turns 25, New Zealand on Screen opens the archives to bring us 25 years of trivia.

She arrived on Shortland Street thinking she'd be there for two weeks. Two years later her character left us - in what still remains among the show's most-mourned deaths.

Here Theresa Healey tells how much she loved playing nurse Carmen Roberts, and how she loved the show's writers even more for giving her all the best lines.




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