• Alison King returning to Coronation Street in explosive Christmas storyline

    Coronation Street is bringing back fan favourite Carla Connor! Actress Alison King has signed on to return to the ITV soap at Christmas, and is set to appear in an explosive storyline alongside Kym Marsh (Michelle Connor). Corrie producer Kate Oates confirmed Carla's return in an interview with Radio Times, and promised a brand new spin on the character. "Ever since I got here, it's been rumoured that Carla's coming back," Kate said. "But it was never true. Even the latest indications of it. Ali has only just signed her contract and she'll be back around Christmas." Coronation Street favourite Carla

  • George Clooney cut Josh Brolin from his upcoming film: Find out why

    George Clooney has spoken about his decision to cut No Country for Old Men star Josh Brolin from his upcoming film, Suburbicon, admitting that his scenes just didn't work in the finished version of the film. Speaking to Entertainment Weekly about the actor's involvement, he said: "We shot a couple of scenes with Josh [playing] a baseball coach that are really, really funny. But after we did our first screening, the one thing that became really clear to me was that [the scenes] let the air out of the balloon, in terms of the tension in the film." READ: New parents George and

  • Strictly 2017: ninth celebrity contestant revealed!

    The ninth Strictly Come Dancing contestant for 2017 has been announced! Scottish comedian and broadcaster Susan Calman will be taking part in the dance competition this year, with the news announced on Radio 2's Jeremy Vine show on Tuesday. Speaking about her participation in the show, Susan said: "Being on Strictly is a dream come true. Finally I can reveal all the moves I've been practising in my kitchen to the nation. I am an enthusiastic home dancer and now on Saturday night I'll be dancing on other people's homes in a (hopefully) entertaining way. I am terrified but

  • Denise van Outen reveals real reason behind feud with Big Breakfast's Johnny Vaughan

    Denise van Outen famously quit The Big Breakfast in 1998, ending her co-presenting duties with Johnny Vaughan. And during an appearance on Loose Women on Tuesday, the TV star has admitted that she left because of money. She revealed that Johnny, who is still her good friend, went behind her back when they were renegotiating their contracts. "I had a big fall out with Johnny Vaughn, who I did Big Breakfast with, and at that time we were like brother and sister. We were best friends, unbreakable," Denise told the panel. "The whole relationship fell apart when we started to

  • Celebrations take place after a shock engagement on Loose Women

    It was an extra special show for two loved-up members of the Loose Women audience on Tuesday, who got engaged during an advert break on the programme. Gerry Moran popped the question to his girlfriend Arlene Neelson – and it was seriously sweet. The ITV daytime show revealed the exciting news on their website and shared a short clip of moment it happened. Arlene and Gerry then posed for a photograph with panellists, Gloria Hunniford, Coleen Nolan, Denise Van-Outen and anchor Christine Lampard – who had made sure that the special moment was recorded on camera.   Huge congratulations to Gerry & Arlene from our