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On 11 July he Tweeted Sophie: I’m actually being serious – cinema, then?’ and in another message he says: Think me and @Miss SDerrick are getting very clicky.Bill Roache, 81, who has played Ken Barlow in the ITV1 soap since its launch in 1960, is absent from the show as he awaits trial for child sex charges.The world's longest-serving soap actor, who will enter formal pleas in court next month, is due to face trial in January over two counts of raping a 15-year-old girl in east Lancashire in 1967 and five indecent assaults involving four girls aged between 11 or 12 and 16 in the Manchester area in 19. Roache's lawyer said his client was looking forward to standing before a jury to “vigorously protest his innocence” over “deeply upsetting” child sex allegations.Gatiss went on: “There is always that Fawlty Towers principle of let’s just leave it.“There’s nothing wrong with saying: ‘That was our version – somebody out there, go and do their version.’” A Stab In The Dark goes live tomorrow.-------------------- Jeff Hordley wants bosses to give him a juicy “health crisis” plot-line even if it leads to his exit from the soap.A pal close to Ryan, 27, tells us: Jessica spotted that Ryan had a soft spot for Sophie last month and they’ve been having fun winding him up ever since.
Mr Fountain's departure is the latest setback for the ITV soap which is currently missing two of its most familiar faces.
The star has struggled to find any TV work since and his last jobs were appearing in a stage version of The Full Monty and DJ-ing in nightclubs.
Now ITV have thrown him a lifeline and he will appear in new drama Girlfriends, which has been penned by Kay Mellor.
In the aftermath of the revelations, exposed by a tabloid newspaper, Mr Fountain’s actions were shunned by women’s groups and MPs.
Tory MP Priti Patel said his music showed “a lack of respect, regard and understanding of the crime of rape”.He and co-writer Steven Moffat have always said it is a nightmare to coordinate the show with busy stars including Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman in the lead roles.