Former Bullseye host Jim Bowen is reportedly being lined up for a role in Coronation Street.
According to a PA report, the stand-up comedian and TV personality is in talks with the show's producers, who are keen for Bowen to sign up for a guest stint. He is believed to be a huge fan of the ITV1 soap.
Jim has previously taken on roles in Jonathan Creek, The Grimleys and Phoenix Nights.
I dunno why, but I have a feeling he will fit in well with the style of Corrie at the moment, I think he will be a bit between a Lloyd and a Jack. Digital Spy Report