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Another Famous Face To Join The Street?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 07.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Coronation Street has played home to many a well-known actor - Nigel Havers, Andrew Sachs, Peter Kay, even Status Quo's Francis Rossi and Rick Parfitt...

Soap Watch: She Needs 'Space'

PA | Posted 02.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

EastEnders star Charlie Brooks has revealed why she is taking a six-month break from the soap - so she can have some "breathing space". The 30-year...

Soap Watch: The Girl's Not For Turning

PA | Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Coronation Street lesbian Sophie Webster will not question her sexuality again, soap bosses have said. A source had reportedly claimed the teenager...

Dynasty Star Died 'Of Broken Hip'

WENN | Posted 03.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

James Farentino died as a result of a broken hip, a Los Angeles coroner has ruled. Farentino, who enjoyed recurring roles in some of America's bigg...

Another Familiar Face On The Street?

PA | Posted 02.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

Coronation Street bad boy Terry Duckworth is coming back to Weatherfield. Terry, played by Nigel Pivaro, will return to the long-running show in sp...

From The Square To Downton?

PA | Posted 30.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

EastEnders actress Cheryl Fergison has revealed she would love to head to Downton Abbey now she is leaving Albert Square. The soap star - who has p...

How Can He Not Have Seen It?

WENN | Posted 27.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Hollywood hotshot Robert Vaughn had never seen an episode of Coronation Street before signing up to walk the show's famous cobbles. The Man From U....

Dynasty, ER Star Dies At 73

WENN | Posted 25.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Actor James Farentino has passed away in Los Angeles at the age of 73. Farentino, who enjoyed recurring roles in some of America's biggest TV shows...

The Truth Is Finally Out

PA | Posted 18.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Becky McDonald interrupts Steve McDonald and Tracy Barlow's wedding in a heart-stopping moment which brings Coronation Street's love triangle to a ten...

A Familiar Face Says Goodbye

PA | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Ex-EastEnders star Nick Berry made a surprise one-off return to the soap after two decades to pay his respects to late screen mum Pat Evans. The fo...

Television 2012: My Wish List

Fran Singh | Posted 03.03.2012 | UK Entertainment
Fran Singh

So long 2011 television, it's been emotional. Alfred Hitchcock once said that television "has done much for psychiatry by spreading information about it, as well as contributing to the need for it". Now, he may well have said this during the previous century, but if you told me he said it having just watched an episode of Desperate Scousewives I'd totally believe you.

How Much Time Do You Spend Watching Soaps? More Than You Think...

PA | Posted 06.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

The average Briton spends almost a year of their life watching soap operas, a survey showed. Nearly 33.9 million people said they watch at least on...

How Much Time Do You Spend Watching Soaps? More Than You Think...

PA | Posted 06.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

The average Briton spends almost a year of their life watching soap operas, a survey showed. Nearly 33.9 million people said they watch at least on...

Hannah Waterman: 'Any Celeb Who Says They Don't Exercise Is Lying'

The Huffington Post UK | Staff Writer | Posted 06.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

Hannah Waterman took everyone by surprise in April this year when she announced that she was expecting a baby with her new love Huw Higginson, 47. ...