Ben's played Nick Tilsley in Coronation Street since , which isn't bad going. He had a short break in , but he's now returned to Weatherfield. In quite possibly the strangest Twitter feud of all time, Alison found herself getting into a disagreement with outspoken US rapper Azealia Banks back in over the treatment of women and the gay community. Still wouldn't mess with her. She also had a recurring role on EastEnders as a no-nonsense police investigator.
We're not sure we'll ever forget Jackie's shagging-Jason-on-a-snooker table scene. What a moment. She also had a brief stint in Hollyoaks - like most of the other FW cast, it seems. Nathan now lends his voice to video games, having worked on Titanfall and Battlefield 1.
Katherine's first major role was in Footballers' Wives , in which she played Ian's wife Donna. Jamie's still a regular on the tellybox, and joined Casualty in as Max Walker.
Oh, and he was in Neighbours. And if you're feeling like our trip down memory lane wasn't enough, then don't worry, as Maureen Chadwick, one of Footballers' Wives original creators, has confirmed to Radio Times that a stage adaption of the hit show is in works, meaning Tanya Turner's revival is imminent.
She revealed the musical will be based around the same plot of the first series, which saw viewers welcomed into the life of footballer Jason Turner, and his wife Tanya, as they overcame hurdles and the drama, to be a powerful, celebrity couple. Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy.
Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying.
Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Much to the devastation of devoted fans, Footballers' Wives came off-air after five seasons in , following its launch, with the programme reaching icon status due to baby-swapping, murder and cheating storylines. And despite being shelved a whopping 13 years ago, the show was hurtled back into prominence when Coleen and Rebekah's spat led to fans comparing some of the wild storylines to the real life row.
Host Nick Robinson opened up the chat with: 'It's one of those examples where truth is stranger than fiction I bet you wish you'd dreamt up this as we speak'. Much to the joy of fans, Liz said: 'I'm typing as we speak! Wouldn't [another series] be nice? We used to get accused of being hyperbole you know! Shocker: Coleen Rooney and Rebekah Vardy's story leaking scandal has understandably been likened to a storyline from the Noughties' TV hit pictured together in She said: 'I remember one time I had to call a producer saying "What do I do?
Do I write this because it will be old news by this time? Shedding light on the show and it's empowering ways, she went on: 'I'll make no mistake it was subversively feminist It was't just OK! Magazine anymore smoothing feathers Big Brother was still a phenomenon, the internet was finding its feet and among this was a world of vast footballers salaries and youngbuck athletes In a fantastic twist, Nick then demanded that she 'get back to writing'. The full interview is available in Radio Times magazine, out now.
After passing off the attack as a car accident, they frequently visit him in court, where Tanya discovers manic nurse Jeanette Dunkley John Forgeham has been raping the boss, who wakes up and discovers Tanya and Jason's deceit. While attempting to light a cigarette, one of the gentlemen accidentally sets fire to the festive lei garland Chardonnay is sporting.
Her chest is left severely burnt, leading to a breakdown for the model. Season Two, A hermaphrodite baby with a half-brother for a father, a fake rape allegation and a Champagne cliffhanger. Fury: Jason fathered a hermaphrodite son Paddy with his best friend Kyle's mum Jackie, behind his wife Tanya's back. When Jackie discovers she's pregnant, a mix-up meant Chardonnay believed it was she who was expecting. After much confusion, the family make the bold decision for the couple do adopt Jackie's baby - although know one yet knows Jason is the father.
Once it is announced, the family discover baby Paddy is a hermaphrodite - much to Jason's disgust. Bruno accidentally shoots Conrad, thinking he is Giles. The final episode was considerably edited for broadcast on ITV, though the full episode was shown in Ireland and Australia. Some cuts from the episode were featured in the first series of Footabllers' Wives: Extra Time, others were featured in series five of Footballers' Wives. The episode was restored for the DVD release.
Series four was produced by Cameron Roach. After Lucy leaves Bruno at the altar of their Pride and Prejudice -themed wedding, Amber takes the lead as the central character and wastes no time getting revenge on Bruno, knowing he killed Conrad. She moves in with him and inflicts her own brand of psychological torture on him by making him think he is losing his mind.
Becoming more desperate, Amber tries to poison, then shoot, him. In her last scene, she shoots Roger Webb, who loses his sight. Amber is then sectioned and sent to a mental institution for bleeding on the brain. Tanya's joy at snatching Paulo from Eva's clutches is short-lived; he has a breakdown and is taken to a mental hospital, and Tanya finds herself penniless. Shannon, now divorced from Harley and feeling lonely, is delighted to hook up with the new Earls Park signing, Callum Watson.
Shannon moves Callum in, but his interfering mother comes along and causes havoc. Tanya discovers evidence that proved Garry's involvement. As series five ends, Tanya is trying to come to a "settlement" with Garry over the tape-recording that proves he caused Roger's death, when he offers her cocaine laced with poison.
New characters include Tremaine Gidigbi and Liberty Baker , who marry in episode 5 in a typically over-the-top Egyptian-themed wedding. Liberty, a top supermodel with a striking resemblance to Naomi Campbell , is exposed by the press for having a lesbian affair with her P.
Urszula Rosen, then stars in a Japanese advert that makes her look like a cannibal. The fifth and final series was shown between 23 February and 13 April and consists of eight episodes, and was produced by Cameron Roach. Its cancellation had been blamed on falling ratings, particularly during its fifth and final series. In Bad Girls , which centres on a women's prison, Tanya is convicted for drug possession and sent to jail for six months.
After stirring up mischief in the prison and even being arrested for poisoning inmates, Tanya is eventually released when a series of events leads to the wing governor coercing a criminal to confess to planting the drugs on her. Footballers Wives TV is a spin-off mockumentary comedy series that was broadcast to tie-in with the original broadcast of the fourth series of Footballers Wives. It aired on Thursdays at pm on ITV2 and only lasted for one series of eight episodes. Characters from Footballers' Wives appeared in interviews as did parody celebrities.
The series' executive producer was Cameron Roach. Mediaset produced its own version of the series in Italy, called Ho sposato un calciatore I Married a Footballer , which was written and directed by Stefano Sollima and lasted for four episodes on Canale 5 in Creator Mary Young Leckie acknowledged Footballers' Wives as an inspiration, but chose to create a similar series about ice hockey rather than directly adapting Footballers' Wives , as she felt that some elements of the original series—particularly the broad campiness of some British humour—would not translate well to a Canadian audience.
Acorn also released a "Complete Collection" box set featuring all five series, and both series of Footballers' Wives Extra Time. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.Nov 01, · In a scene reminiscent of a scene in The Wolf of Wall Street, the brunette is seen strutting up and down as suited salesmen line up on either side of the office, wolf whistling and cheering her.