CORONATION Avenue legend Gabrielle Glaister is making a shock comeback as Debs Brownlow.
The cruise ship entertainer final appeared in Weatherfield in 22 years – however she’s set to make a return within the coming weeks.
2Gabrielle is making a shock comeback to the cobblesCredit: Information Group Newspapers Ltd2Will Mellor can be returning as killer Harvey GaskellCredit: ITVSoap bosses are mentioned to have pulled out all of the stops to tempt actress Gabrielle again to the present.
A supply informed the Day by day Star Sunday: “Gabrielle was approached by Corrie execs earlier this yr.
“After a collection of top-secret conferences, she signed on the dotted line.
“Everyone seems to be now actually enthusiastic about Debs returning to Weatherfield. It’s going to be an excellent blast from the previous for followers.”
Throughout her authentic stint in Weatherfield in 2000, Debs betrayed her personal sister Natalie – performed by Denise Welch – by stealing her boyfriend.
The insider added: “The writers are planning some nice storylines for Debs. There’s going to be loads of drama.”
In the meantime Gabrielle isn’t the one large comeback deliberate for the cobbles.
Strictly star Will Mellor is alleged to be filming new scenes of Coronation Avenue as his ruthless alter ego, Harvey Gaskell.
Corrie residents have sufficient on their plate as it’s however cleaning soap bosses at all times wish to throw in a couple of extra twists and turns.
Metro.co.uk reveals this Friday (August 12, 2022) that regardless of his character being behind bars, actor Will Mellor will likely be making an look within the Manchester-based drama.
The 46-year-old hasn’t been within the present since his dramatic exit in October, 2021, however is reportedly again on the set for an upcoming storyline.
Hints and clues concerning the cold-hearted drug seller will likely be dropped in upcoming weeks, however particulars of the brand new storyline have but to be revealed.
However what extra injury might he trigger to individuals he has already terrorised?
Many in Weatherfield are nonetheless reeling from Harvey’s horrific crimes.
As ITV viewers might keep in mind, Sam (performed by Jude Riordan) misplaced his mom Natasha Blakeman who was shot by Harvey after the felony had damaged in to assault Leanne Battersby (Jane Danson).
Harvey’s return might be filled with horrible repercussions for Jacob Hay (Jack James Ryan) who has lately managed to get his life again on the straight and slim alongside Amy Barlow.
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The lad had been groomed to hitch a drug gang, which additionally affected Simon Barlow (Alex Bain) who Jacob was pressured by Harvey to pursue.
Harvey already escaped jail as soon as to wreak havoc in Coronation Avenue – might he discover a method again out once more?
However earlier than Will can return, the actor will likely be slipping on his dancing sneakers as he was confirmed as the primary contestant of this yr’s Strictly Come Dancing.
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The Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps star will likely be becoming a member of fellow Corrie actress Kym Marsh.
“I’m truthfully so satisfied to be collaborating in Strictly Come Dancing this yr!” Will mentioned.
“Not going to lie, it’s completely out of my consolation zone and I do know will probably be an enormous problem however that’s what life is all about.”
“That is additionally my mum’s favorite present and he or she’s had a very powerful few years so I’m doing that is for her as nicely. Carry it on!”
Coronation Avenue airs Monday, Wednesday and Friday on ITV.