Its been ‘nicknamed’ The Samsons as old soap Crossroads undergoes not quite a revamp, but a recamp, as bosses aim the saga towards a ‘gay’ audience. New names to the cast include Jane Asher and Daniella Westbrook.
Channel 4 has dropped its one-time flagship programme from its primetime schedules after ratings slumped and viewers branded plots ‘over the top’.
Former Neighbours actress Anne Charleston is joining the cast of Crossroads.
Crossroads motel is shutting its doors at the end of the month until December. Producers are promising a huge revamp of the ITV soap to give it a more Dallas-style feel.
The Carlton Central production to remain on air.
Crossroads celebrated one year back on ITV by announcing that it’ll be adding more cast to the soap.
ITV says it will drop Crossroads unless ratings improve in the next three months.