(This post was originally posted by Flaming Nora on the Coronation Street Blog January 2016, reposted to this blog with permission.)
In this week's OK Magazine there's an interview with Coronation Street's Simon Gregson, who plays Steve McDonald. Simon and his wife Emma talk about their new baby Henry Teddy and Emma's incredible four week labour.
Simon also says that he's ready to get back to work and says he's looking forward to his return to Coronation Street. Simon has been on a break from Corrie for personal reasons since September last year.
"I'm pretty sure I'm starting back filming next month but I won't be back on screen until April/May," he said. "I've missed the banter and the playing about. It's not a job, is it? When you're just playing the fool and being daft, it's just good fun. I'm looking forward to getting back to being the old Steve McDonald."
I can't wait to see him back on the Street and wish him all the very best.
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