Emmerdale stars to host Loose Women
Five 'Emmerdale' actresses are guest hosting on 'Loose Women' next week (01.10.12) to celebrate the soap's 40th anniversary in 'Divas Of The Dales Week'
A host of 'Emmerdale' actress will guest present 'Loose Women' next week.
To celebrate the ITV1 soap's 40th anniversary, stars from the past and present - Claire King, Sheree Murphy, Gaynor Faye, Sian Reeves and Lorraine Chase - will each take a seat on the lunchtime panel as part of 'Diva Of The Dales Week' starting on Monday (01.10.12).
All the actresses are thrilled about the opportunity and can't wait to share gossip about the show.
Claire - who played Kim Tate - said: "I've enjoyed guesting on 'Loose Women' many times and I'm thrilled to be switching seats to join as a panellist for the day.
"It's really exciting. Next week we've got all the behind-the-scenes gossip from 'Emmerdale' and I'll be there to lend a hand! I can't wait!"
Gaynor - who joined the cast in February this year as Megan Macey - added: "I can't wait to join the lovely 'Loose Women' who certainly know how to party and with 'Emmerdale''s 40th celebrations around the corner I'm looking forward to a lively chat!"
Lorraine Chase - whose deranged character Steph Forsythe was sent to prison in 2006 - commented: "I'm thrilled to be joining the Loose Women panel for the day to celebrate 40 years of 'Emmerdale'. Steph was such a fabulous character for me to play and it's great to be part of the celebrations."
Loose Women bosses are equally delighted to have the quintet on the show.
Executive Producer Sharon Powers said: "I'm really looking forward to watching five iconic 'Emmerdale' actresses joining the real-life soap opera that is 'Loose Women'.
"I can't wait to hear all the gossip from the Dales plus new takes on the topics of the day."