Comedian Moorehouse to join Corrie

Published Thursday, 19 June 2014
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Actor and comedian Justin Moorhouse is set to join the cast of Coronation Street this August.

Comedian Moorehouse to join Corrie
Actor and comedian Justin Moorhouse. (© ITV)

The former Phoenix Nights actor will play Dean Upton, the landlord of rival pub The Flying Horse, who will be pitted against Rovers Return landlord, Steve McDonald, in a pub cricket match.

Speaking about his new role, Justin said: "I'm delighted to be treading the cobbles.

"It's always been a dream of mine to appear in the Rovers Return, even though as Dean, landlord of the Flying Horse, I feel like I'm a spy!"

Justin will be joining the Street prior to taking his one man Stand Up Show to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this summer.

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