Sarah Harding is to make a guest appearance in Coronation Street.
The former Girls Aloud singer will appear in four episodes of the Granada saga over the summer.
“I am extremely excited to be joining Coronation Street. As a fan of the show it is a huge honour for me to join the cast. I can’t wait to get started!!” – Sarah Harding
While the intricacies of the storyline have not been divulged by bosses, she will portray a feisty character who makes life difficult for troublemaker Tracy Barlow.
Sarah whose acting credits include Bad Day, the BBC television film Freefall, Run for your Wife and St Trinians 2: The legend of Fritton’s Gold, will begin filming in May.
“Sarah is proving to be a gifted and exciting actor and I’m absolutely delighted to have her on board, the viewers are in for a treat as her character will be right at the heart of a massive new story for the Barlows.” – Producer, Stuart Blackburn
Coronation Street airs Monday/Wednesday/Friday on ITV/STV/UTV