Emmerdale dedicates latest episodes to actor Freddie Jones

Emmerdale has dedicated its two latest episodes to actor and former soap star Freddie Jones after he passed away earlier this week.

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Publisher: Digital Spy
Date: 2019-07-11 07:40:00
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Quite a lot has been going on:

Emmerdale: Freddie Jones to leave Sandy Thomas role

Jones, 90, first appeared on the ITV soap in November 2005, but his final scenes will be shown next week.

Speaking in the latest issue of Radio Times, Jones ‘ whose previous screen credits include the likes of The Elephant Man, Dune and Wild at Heart ‘ said of his decision to leave Emmerdale:

‘I travel three hours by car, book into a hotel and then get up the next day to say maybe three sentences. Emmerdale dedicates episode to Sandy Thomas actor Freddie ... www.mirror.co.uk /3am/celebrity-news/ emmerdale - dedicates - episode -sandy-thomas... Emmerdale dedicates episode to Sandy Thomas actor Freddie Jones in touching gesture. Freddie Jones died aged 91 earlier this week, leaving the cast of the ITV soap utterly devastated And then do a three-hour journey back. I can’t justify staying, even though Emmerdale was very generous in asking me to.’

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Last year, Sandy also had to come to term with Ashley’s decline and eventual demise following a diagnosis of early onset vascular dementia.

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Carol Harrison: Work dried up after I was axed from EastEnders

Carol Harrison has said she went from ‘desirable to desperate’ after she was given the boot from EastEnders.

The actress, who played Louise Raymond, mother of Martine McCutcheon’s character Tiffany Mitchell, on the soap from 1998 to 1999, said her work dried up after she left. She told ITV’s This Morning: ‘The fact was, I was in my 40s and the role was so powerful, she had this affair with a younger man ‘ it’s that stigma about an older woman, that you are kind of a cougar.Carol Harrison with co-stars Patsy Palmer (left) and Martine McCutcheon (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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Date: 2019-04-24T13:56:00+01
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Corrie Star Katie McGlynn Loses One Stone Thanks To Fitness Regime

The Coronation Street star, who plays Sinead Tinker, is said to have been dedicating her free time to the gym and eating better.

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In the space of a year, Katie has dropped two dress sizes thanks to trainers at her gym, the same facility her pals Catherine and Brooke Vincent attend.

Katie, who split from her boyfriend Benji Roberts in January, picked up a Mediterranean-style diet that Catherine also followed, according to The Mirror.

Publisher: Extra.ie
Date: 2019-05-26T14:58:14+00:00
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