Ex Emmerdale and Hollyoaks actor Paul Opacic has been cast in Coronation Street.
Later this month, the actor will begin shooting as Corey Brent’s wealthy businessman father Stefan on the ITV soap (via The Sun).
Paul was best known for his role as Steve Marchant in Emmerdale, which he played from 1993 to 1999. He was most recently seen in Hollyoaks, where he played Carl Costello from 2010 to 2018.
Stefan (Opacic) will go up against Dev Alahan (Jimmi Harkishin) over Corey (Maximus Evans) and Asha Alahan’s rekindling of their relationship in scenes that will air later this month.
Following the disastrous breakup of her relationship with Nina Lucas (Mollie G) in recent episodes, Asha (Tanisha Gorey) has returned to her ex-boyfriend.
Following the disastrous breakup of her relationship with Nina Lucas (Mollie Gallagher), Asha (Tanisha Gorey) has returned to her ex-boyfriend, with Nina also contemplating losing her blossoming romance with Seb Franklin (Harry Visinoni) over reservations about Asha’s reunion with her sleazy ex.
As Asha moves in with Corey, things will get worse for her, with Stefan purchasing Nick Tilsley and Leanne Battersby’s apartment for his son and Asha to live in, much to Dev’s chagrin.
Can the feuding fathers’ feud come to a violent conclusion?
Paul last appeared on screen in 2018, when he returned to Hollyoaks for a two-episode guest appearance after leaving the show.
Paul last appeared on television in 2018, when he returned to Hollyoaks for a two-episode guest appearance after leaving the Channel 4 soap in 2013.
Doctors, Waterloo Road, and Bad Girls are among his other credits.
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