The actress, who played Sue Ellen in the iconic show, will be playing Marnie Nightingale’s mum, Tabitha Maxwell-Brown.
It sounds as though Linda will be bringing a little bit of ‘Dallas’ glamour to the soap too.
Speaking ahead of her debut, she says: “’Hollyoaks’ viewers are going to love it when Tabby whips up a storm just like Sue Ellen did.”
In recent weeks, ‘Hollyoaks’ viewers have seen Duncan James make his soap debut, and the former Blue star has impressed fans so far.
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