Aidan arrives on the scene next Friday, after being contacted by Carla’s friends, Michelle and Nick, who have grown concerned that her gambling is getting out of hand, and affecting her business.
Shayne Ward makes his debut on 'Corrie' next week
Given the fact that Alison is about to take a sabbatical from the soap, could it be that Shayne’s character is about to take over as the head of the underwear factory?
Shayne in character, as Aidan Connor
Speaking about his role last month, an excited Shayne admitted: “I didn't realise how large this role was, storyline-wise. There is a lot going on without a doubt.
"I am going to work hard, especially with the role I have been given and the storylines, which are much bigger than I expected."
Shayne isn’t the only celeb currently gearing up for his ‘Corrie’ debut, as new footage of Paddy McGuinness’s forthcoming appearance on the soap was teased on Monday.
Shayne's character arrives in Weatherfield on Friday 21 August.