Coronation Street extra takes on The Chase
Nina, a contestant on the popular quiz show The Chase, revealed that she previously worked as an extra on Coronation Street.
She told host Bradley Walsh that she appeared on the show “loads of times”, but that they were not on the show at the same time.
Bradley Walsh quizzed by The Chase contestant about his Coronation Street appearance
Walsh starred in Coronation Street from 2004 to 2006, but some viewers were unaware of his appearance on the show.
One fan asked on Twitter: “#TheChase was brad in corrie?” Another viewer replied: “Yes – can’t remember the character though.” A third viewer provided more information, writing: “Yes, he played a Baldwin and ran the knicker factory at one point!”
The Chase: Florence puts on a brave performance against Jenny ‘The Vixen’ Ryan
Despite getting off to a promising start, Nina was unfortunately sent packing early when faced with chaser Jenny ‘The Vixen’ Ryan.
Florence, the fourth contestant, decided to go big and opt for the high offer of £65,000. Despite the pressure, she managed to sail through to the final.
The Chase: Viewers praise Florence for her courageous effort
Fans took to Twitter to praise Florence for her performance against Ryan. One viewer said: “Well done Florence you made a boring game into a game that made me sit up good luck and same for just beating The vicinity.”
Another said: “Florence has just done a madness I can’t believe my eyes.” While another penned: “It will be such a shame to lose all that money after a miraculous effort from Florence.”
Florence narrowly misses out on £70,000 prize on The Chase
With only Florence and player number two Chirs left in the final, the pair had an eye-watering £70,000 to play for. But despite Florence’s promising effort, they were beaten by the chaser with seconds to spare.