WATCH - Love/Hate's John Connors Gave A Powerful Interview About Anti-Traveller Discrimination 5 years ago

WATCH - Love/Hate's John Connors Gave A Powerful Interview About Anti-Traveller Discrimination

Love/Hate actor John Connors appeared on last night's Late Late Show to speak to Ryan Tubridy about the discrimination felt by him and other members of the Travelling Community in Ireland.

He spoke about how his status as a Traveller had let to him being discriminated against and developing depression because of this.

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Connors admitted he once put on a different accent so he could secure a job as a security guard.

Many people took to Twitter to praise the actor for his honest and open attitude around discussing Traveller issues.

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Watch an extract from the interview below:

Image and Clip via YouTube/TheLateLateShow