Poor old Eileen Grimshaw is rarely lucky in love, and it seems her latest venture into the world of romance may also be destined to failure when she discovers her new boyfriend Paul is married.
As fans will know, Eileen – who’s played by Sue Cleaver – is smitten with fireman Paul Kershaw, but Tony Hirst, who plays the newcomer, insists there’s more to Paul’s situation than it first seems.
Tony said, “Yes Paul does have a wife – but believe it or not, he’s a veer solid, upright,
loyal and principled bloke.
“He likes Eileen a lot and what’s going on is much more complicated than she initially realises… Read more & comment »
Any potential love plot for Corrie’s Eileen Grimshaw was never going to look too straight forward and happy ever after and this week we will get a glimpse into just how dodgy this match may be.
After what seems like a very successful date, Eileen (Sue Cleaveer) is shocked to find new man Paul’s (Tony Hirst) behaviour dramatically change towards her when she turns up at his home to return his lost wallet. It seems like the dishy Fireman has a secret!
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Corrie star Sue Cleaver, who plays unlucky in love Eileen Grimshaw, has revealed that her character believes her latest attempt at finding love – in the form of fireman Paul – could be her last.
Eileen turns 50 in next week’s episodes, and after getting her head stuck in railings at the factory, Paul (Tony Hirst) rescues her, and the pair strike up a relationship.
And Eileen begins to think that Paul could be the one for her, and if it turns out that he isn’t, she might give up on trying to find love.
Speaking to Inside Soap, Sue said, “I think she sees Paul as her last-ditch attempt to get some love in her life… Read more & comment »
As fans of Corrie will most likely know, Eileen Grimshaw is about to meet the man of her dreams in the form of fireman Paul, but will the course of true love run smooth for Eileen?
Well, it seems not, since the Daily Mirror reports that Paul – who’s played by Tony Hirst – is hiding a “massive” secret from Eileen, who’s played by Sue Cleaver.
The paper adds that when his secret comes out, it will lead to “heart-rending and harrowing scenes”.
The insider added, “There will be an emotional rollercoaster for Eileen, Paul, and someone who is very close to him.
“People will be reaching for their hankies in what will be terrific TV… Read more & comment »
Sue Cleaver, who of course plays Eileen Grimshaw on Corrie, fears that her character could be set for heart break as she falls for a hunky fireman.
In forthcoming episodes, we’ll see Eileen meeting fireman Paul – who’s played by former Hollyoaks star Tony Hirst – after he rescues her when her head becomes trapped in railings at the factory.
The pair develop a rapid romance, but will love last this time for Eileen, who’s had a string of failed relationships.
Sue told Soaplife, “Eileen’s over the moon. She’s excited and hoping it will work… Read more & comment »
Corrie star Antony Cotton took to Twitter this morning to assure fans that Sue Cleaver is now fine after she reportedly collapsed on the set of the show yesterday.
Antony tweeted, “Just so you know – Sue Cleaver is fine now.
“She is stood next to me on The Street and she is as sparkling and fabulous as ever…” Read more & comment »
Corrie star Sue Cleaver reportedly had to be rushed to hospital yesterday after she collapsed while filming for the show.
Sue – who of course plays Eileen Grimshaw – apparently caused a panic among cast and crew when, after complaining of feeling unwell, she collapsed.
However, according to The Sun, Sue told paramedics that she thought she’s fainted as a result of her diabetes.
A show insider said, “Sue was looking pretty off at around 9am just as we were getting things ready for filming.
“Then all of a sudden she just seemed to collapse and everyone was panicking… Read more & comment »
Corrie actress Sue Cleaver has revealed that she’d love to work alongside some of the Street’s most iconic characters.
In an interview with Inside Soap about the show’s 50th anniversary, Sue said that she’d especially love to have starred with Violet Carson who played the legendary Ena Sharples.
She said, “Sadly, Violet Carson is dead, but I’d want Ena Sharples back… Read more & comment »
Hot on the heels of the announcement that Helen Flanagan’s staying with Corrie – see our report below – another Street fave has revealed that she too is staying, but she’s shocked that she is!
Sue Cleaver – who plays Eileen Grimshaw – has been offered a new contract, but she feared that her recent conviction for drink-driving offences may scupper her chances of remaining with the show… Read more & comment »
Coronation Street star Sue Cleaver will appear in court next month after being charged with drink driving.
The 46 year old actress was reportedly stopped by police after her Landrover Freelander clipped a kerb in Manchester. She has been bailed to appear before Manchester magistrates on April 14.
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Coronation Street actress, Sue Cleaver (AKA Eileen Grimshaw) has revelaed that she will be glad when the newborn babies playing her grandaughter Holly, leave the set.
She revealed to The Sun:
She told us: “We’ve had four babies all aged about eight months-old playing Holly and it’s been really hard work filming with them even though they were all gorgeous.
“I had to concentrate extra hard filming scenes with them. Holding a baby and saying lines at the same time isn’t easy. And when they started crying we had to do extra takes.”
This week will see Holly’s mum return and reveal that Jason is not actually Holly’s dad, in fact she was fathered by Charlie Stubbs…lucky girl!