Coronation Street’s Rula Lenska details huge transformation for new role | TV & Radio | Showbiz & TV

Rula Lenska recently confirmed she would be returning to Coronation Street as Claudia Colby.

The actress, who has appeared on and off the show returned to

the ITV soap full-time in 2018, which is when she fell in love with Ken Barlow (played by Bill Roache).

At the time, Claudia decided to buy Audrey’s (Sue Nicholls ) salon before convincing

Ken it was a good idea to sell his house and move to a luxury retirement home.

Rula may be heading back to the cobbles very soon, however, the actress has spent the past few months rehearsing for her new theatre play called Evelyn.

In Evelyn, which will run at the Mercury Theatre in Colchester and then the Southwark Playhouse in London,

Rula stars as unsuspecting landlady Jeanne who takes pity on a stranger who might not be who she says she is.

However, Rula’s new role couldn’t be further than her glamourous character in Corrie.