‘It’s confronting’: Asher Keddie felt proud covering the sensitive topic of stillbirth on Offspring

Asher Keddie says last night’s episode was one of her favourites. Picture: Channel 10

Asher Keddie says last night’s episode was one of her favourites. Picture: Channel 10

AUSTRALIAN drama Offspring has been praised for it’s inclusion of a controversial stillbirth storyline in last night’s episode.

The Channel 10 show followed a tragic plot in which Asher Keddie’s Nina Proudman had to help first-time mother Shanti, played by Caroline Brazier, deliver a stillborn daughter. Only to discover that she herself was pregnant.