As you will know, we had the amazing Claire Sweeney with us yesterday talking all things soap, celeb and answering your questions live.
If you missed it, don’t worry – it was recorded and can be found below.
We also took some time out to have a quick Q&A for our loyal readers of the Mecca blog. Enjoy!
• Who did you have on your wall as posters when you were young ?
Shakin’ Stevens that was when I was really young. I had posters of him, funny isn’t it Shakey S ha ha! Actually and then I thought he was a bit naf and I became obsessed with Sammy Davis Jr. I had a large picture of him on my wall as Mr Bojangles which I thought was very cool.
• What is your favourite Pizza Topping ?
• What was your first Job?
My first job was working in my dad’s butchers shop
• Who was your first celeb crush?
Well it was weird really as it was a man and a woman, it was Barbara Streisand and Robert Redford. I loved the film the romantic drama, The Way We Were which they both starred in
• What makes you laugh the most?
• Who is the most famous person in your phone ?
God rest his soul but it’s Patrick Swayze, I did Guys and Dolls with him at the Piccadilly theatre in London’s West End in 2006, he was an amazing man.
• Tell us something naughty you did as a child?
Well me and a friend once took a Breakaway from a shop and forgot to pay, well kind of realised as we were walking out but we didn’t dare go back in.
• What song would you sing at Karaoke?
• Who is your hero ?
My little boy, my son