Thursday, 7 May 2015

The Bill actor joins Coronation Street


Actor Andrew Paul, who played PC Dave Quinnan in The Bill is joining Coronation Street.

Andrew will play Dan Jones, a laddish brewery worker. Dan will find himself on the wrong side of the law in Corrie when he tries it on with the ladies.

Mr Curry Sauce told the Daily Mirror: “Dan is a good looking charmer with a great line in patter and Liz McDonald is soon well and truly on the rebound from Tony and falling for him. But what she doesn’t know is he has history with another Weatherfield woman and when his dark secret is exposed it will reveal his true personality."

He has just begun filming on Corrie and will be seen on screen for the first time next month.
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9 comments:

AmandaB said...

Plus he's another dreaded ex-soaper with character history.

Anonymous said...

Oh I used to like Dave Quinnan in The Bill!

Will be good to see Andrew again, even with less hair :-)

Anonymous said...

Corrie standard of good looking is not in keeping with the world's.

Anonymous said...

Not someone else with a dark past. Now what's he going to do - set something on fire, take a baby hostage, climb on a roof, drive a beer lorry into the canal?

Jonathan said...

Yeah Dave Quinnan was one of my favorite characters in The Bill back when it was a proper crime drama not a soap

Anonymous said...

Oooh, sounds intriguing!

Anonymous said...

Whats he been doing since the bill ended I dont recall him in anything be nice to see him back on tv

Anonymous said...

Actually, he's very handsome... it's just that he looks like a real human being instead of a plasticized android. Since Corrie has always focused on real people, he fits the bill and then some (see what I did there).

George Dunning said...

Todd's dad I bet.

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