Having spent an incredible couple of months in sequins and fake tan, the Strictly star is looking forward to returning to her acting roots and already has a couple of parts in mind.
‘My dream role would be in a period piece playing someone hideous with no teeth, cooking a goose – I love the idea of that!’ she tells Woman’s Own.
‘As an actor, if you are going to do it, do it properly.’
The former Emmerdale actress, 36, adds, ‘If you’re playing someone like a Salford council estate murderer you’ve got to look the part!’
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