Chris Gascoyne on his decision to return to Corrie – and why, during his time away, he got on the wrong side of co-star David Neilson…
‘But we’ve got the boys in now,’ adds Chris, referring to Ken’s grandson, Adam Barlow and son Daniel Osbourne, who’ll be on our screens from next month. ‘When you’ve got so many characters in the family, it immediately takes the pressure off me, Bill Roache [Ken] and Kate Ford [Tracy], so it’s good.’ several stints in panto. ‘That was hard work,’ he reflects.
On top of that, he had three meaty acting roles, all of which, coincidentally had a connection.
For TV, he filmed an episode of the Jimmy Mcgovern drama,
– due to air next year – directed by former star Reece Dinsdale, who played Joe Mcintyre. And, on stage, he performed opposite
Vicky Entwistle, best known for playing knicker-stitcher
Janice Battersby, in