Tag "Casualty"

Georgia Taylor and Ben Turner to exit Casualty

Casualty stars Georgia Taylor and Ben Turner are to depart the long-running medical series. The duo, who play Ruth Winters and Jay Faldren respectively, will bow out from the show later this year in a “heart-stopping” episode. Their on/off relationship has proven a hit with fans over the past few years. Taylor made her first appearance as Ruth in 2007 and has had an eventful few years in Holby’s emergency department. Storylines

Original Casualty actress to return

Former Casualty actress Brenda Fricker will once again reprise her role of Megan Roach for several episodes next year. Irish actress Brenda Fricker has revealed to Ireland’s Evening Herald newspaper that she is returning to BBC One’s Casualty. The actress played the fan favourite Megan Roach in the medical drama from 1986 to 1989 and has since reprised the role on several occasions, notably in 1998 for the wedding of

Special Reports: Soap Episode Numbers

This week will see Coronation Street reach another mile-stone as it passes the 7000 episode mark and while ITV may not be planning anything special for the occasion we decided it couldn’t go unmarked. So in this special report we take a look at just how many episodes other soaps have managed to clock-up including those soaps that are no longer with us.

Holby City: Medical History

Critics often attack drama’s such as The Bill and Holby City for being populated by ex-soap stars so we’ve decided to put that to the test. Over the next few weeks we’ll being taking a look at the different casts of our continuing drama’s to see how many of them really are ex-soap stars.