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Entertainment Coronation Street’s Michelle Collins reveals she turned down Strictly Come Dancing

19:10  20 september  2019
19:10  20 september  2019 Source:   prima.co.uk

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Joining us on GMB she also reveals the real reason why she turned down an appearance on Strictly Come Dancing - and it' s not for the reason we all thought! Broadcast on 19/09/19. Like, follow and subscribe to Good Morning Britain!

Michelle Collins has revealed that a “snobby” former agent told her not to take part in Strictly Come Dancing . The former Coronation Street and EastEnders actress, 58, told Good Morning Britain that she was approached by BBC bosses to appear on the show “four years ago” but turned down the

Michelle Collins smiling for the camera: Coronation Street actress Michelle Collins was asked to take part in Strictly Come Dancing years ago but turned it down. © Ken McKay/ITV/Shutterstock Coronation Street actress Michelle Collins was asked to take part in Strictly Come Dancing years ago but turned it down.

Coronation Street actress Michelle Collins was asked to take part in Strictly Come Dancing years ago but turned it down.

The soap star revealed on Good Morning Britain that her agent told her to turn the offer down four years ago.

“I’ll be honest, they asked me four years ago and I turned it down because I was with an agent who was a little bit snobby about it,” she told hosts Ben Shephard and Kate Garraway.

a person in a yellow dress posing for the camera: Catherine Tyldesley © BBC Catherine Tyldesley “I had just gone with this new agent and she and they said ‘Oh I don’t think you should and they have never asked me since.’”

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Coronation Street actress Michelle Collins was asked to take part in Strictly Come Dancing years ago but turned it down . The soap star revealed on Good Morning Britain that her agent told her to turn the offer down four years ago. “I’ll be honest

Michelle Collins has revealed that she was once asked to take part in Strictly Come Dancing . However, the 58-year-old' s former agent told her to turn down the opportunity. Michelle is best known for her appearances in EastEnders and Coronation Street , which she worries has an impact

However, the Stella Price actress has some skin in the game this year as her former on-screen daughter in Coronation Street, Catherine Tyldesley, is taking part in this year’s series.

“She’s a sort of musical theatre person, she’s a great singer, great mover,” she said of her friend.

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“She is in her element, she will love it. I hope she does well, I’m sure she will.”

Michelle is best known for her feisty appearances in EastEnders and Coronation Street but worries such roles may see her become typecast.

“Sometimes as an actor you want to sort play lots of other different things,” she shared. 

“One does get typecast I suppose and I have this face that everyone thinks that they know.

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Coronation Street actress Alison King turned down Strictly Come Dancing . Alison did, however, get to work alongside stars including Rupert Grint and Lindsay Lohan, playing Chief Superintendent Christine Henchy in Sky 1' s comedy drama Sicknote. She said of her character: " She is quite posh so

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“Everyone thinks that they know you, so you always want to do something that’s slightly more challenging where you reinvent yourself.”

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