Soaps – Britain’s great entertainment obsession.
For example, Coronation Street fans will welcome Will Mellor to the Cobbles in his first “out-and-out baddie” role as drugs lord Harvey.
The Manchester actor, of Two Pints Of Lager And A Packet Of Crisps fame, has shunned a return to rival soap, Hollyoaks, by doing so.
Elsewhere on EastEnders next week, Kat Slater will warn Sharon Watts off reuniting with her ex Phil Mitchell.
Things weren’t looking great for the pair’s relationship last year as Sharon tried to kill Phil after initially blaming him for her son Dennis’ death.
Meanwhile Claire King haas told Emmerdale fans that Kim Tate will become an even more extreme character over the coming weeks.
Appearing on ITV’s Lorraine, Claire said: “I’ve seen the scripts that are coming up in the future and yes, she is definitely getting worse.”
“She’s just she’s OTT. She says all these things that you wouldn’t dream of saying to anybody in real life,” she added.
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