Friday, 29 July 2016

Charlie Lawson teases Big Jim return to Coronation Street

In today's Sun, they quote actor Charlie Lawson teasing a possible return to Coronation Street as Jim McDonald.

Charles spoke to The Sun Online and said that Jim might be returning to the show.  He said: “I speak to Simon [Gregson] every fortnight, or every week in fact, and he always lets me know what’s going on and I believe there’s the possibility of something happening sort of over the winter time.”

He continued:  “.... there are rumours around that there might be something to do with something I can’t really discuss. Watch this space.”

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13 comments:

Linda Shockley said...

I wish they'd bring back the elder Windass (I forget his first name!). He was a real character.

Anonymous said...

If they do bring him back can he please stop fawning over Liz and move on a bit - arrive with a new wife as a surprise or something! As with Peter, I don't want to go over old ground again and again.

Tvor said...

I always enjoy a visit from Big Jim!

Anonymous said...

Tvor, me too!
Bonnie in Canada

Anonymous said...

Please let this be true, I LOVE Jim McDonald, so I do!

Anonymous said...

Please no. Don't let this be true. He's a one trick pony that passed it's sell by date years ago. Not a good idea

70sStreetFan said...

Agree with the last comment. We've been down this road too many times already. They really need to kill off this irritating character once and for all.

Anonymous said...

We complain when siblings (Becky)don't show up for funerals or when daughters (Rosie) don't show up for mum's wedding, but when a father shows up we still complain. Remember a "legend" is going to be killed off. Perhaps Jim comes back for his or her funeraL

Rebecca said...

I love when Big Jim stops by! Bring him back!

Anonymous said...

Rebecca, why? Jim comes back, rows with Steve, hates any of Liz's partners, bully's people, and causes with trouble with all and sundry. People complain about repetitive storylines, but that's all this character is a continuous loop of repetitive storylines

Cobblestone said...

Me too, so long as they give up this nonsense that we had last time of him being a villain!

Anonymous said...

Bring him back with a wife/girlfriend and teenage kids. That I would like to see but not if he is still lusting after Liz.

Anonymous said...

Well, he will be obviously. He'll get released from "the big house". He'll head straight back to Weatherfield to try and get Liz back again. Boring and predictable. Can't he visit Andy instead?

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