Entertainment Susan Cookson: I'm too northern for EastEnders
Brian Conley arrives on EastEnders set for the first time
The actor, 59, who joined the cast in February, had his temperature checked at the entrance, before being asked to go into one of the offices to have it checked again after driving to the set in Elstree.The actor, 59, who joined the cast in February, had his temperature checked at the entrance, before being asked to go into one of the offices to have it checked again after appearing to be slightly warm with his jacket on.
'Emmerdale' star Susan Cookson thinks she's too northern to ever take on a role in 'EastEnders'.
The 56-year-old actress is currently playing Wendy Posner in the ITV show and she is a soap veteran having also appeared in 'Casualty' and 'Coronation Street' and played a minor part in 'Hollyoaks'.
However, Susan doesn't think she'll ever be heading down to London for a role in 'EastEnders' because she doesn't think she could master a cockney accent.
When asked if she fancies a stint on Albert Square next, she answered: "No. I mean, you never say never, but it almost seems like another world away.
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"I'm such a northern girl at heart, although I guess it might be fun to give the southern accent a go! At the moment I'm quite happy in the Dales."
Susan - whose character is in a relationship with Bob Hope in the show - admits her stint in 'Emmerdale' has so far been one of her best ever jobs, and she has praise her co-stars and the crew for making the set feel like one big family.
In an interview with Inside Soap magazine, she said: "Everyone who works here says the same thing, but you do feel as though you're joining a big family. "Everybody's lovely. I just felt as if I was getting to grips with the show and my character, and then we went into lockdown, and I really missed being here.
"A lot of the time it doesn't feel like a job - it's an absolute pleasure to go to work and be with the people here. It's definitely in my top five jobs ever."
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