Alison King

Occupation: Actor

Nationality: British

Born: March 3, 1973 (42)

Aidan's no-nonsense father is ready to make his mark in Wednesday's episode. POTD: Corrie newbie Johnny causes a stir Kym Marsh explains that Alison King "hugs everyone". Shayne Ward & Alison King are NOT dating Stuart Blackburn also sheds light on Rob Donovan's upcoming plot and Carla's exit. Corrie boss hints at Peter Barlow return David Tennant scooped Best Actor, Sheridan Smith got Best Actress and Ant & Dec took home three gongs. Broadchurch, Poldark win at TVChoice Awards Alison King will be taking a sabbatical next year. Corrie star staying on show until next spring Robert will realise that Tracy was to blame for the Victoria Court blaze. Corrie: Robert to uncover fire secret Watch a video preview of Monday's Coronation Street double bill. Corrie preview: More bad news for Carla Could the popstar's character Aidan Connor save Underworld? POTD: Shayne Ward arrives on Corrie Will Nick and Carla regret giving into temptation? POTD: Corrie scandal as Nick kisses Carla The Underworld boss will receive huge news from one of the new Connors. Corrie boss promises 'shocker' for Carla We find out what to expect when newcomer Aidan joins the cobbles. Shayne Ward reveals Corrie role gossip A troubled Carla lets Nick come along to the casino with her. POTD: Corrie's Carla shares her secret Details are revealed of Shayne Ward's new on-screen family. Corrie casts two new Connor arrivals Have your say on whether Tracy should keep her promises after Wednesday's episode. Corrie poll: Do you want Tracy to change? Carla's problems will pave the way for Aidan's arrival. Corrie: Aidan Connor to rescue Underworld? Chris Gascoyne chats about returning for Deirdre's emotional send-off. Corrie: Peter returns with a bombshell Dan will turn on Carla after a poker game next week. Corrie: Carla to see Dan's nasty side Jane Danson gets nostalgic over Corrie history while on This Morning. Corrie star wants Battersby reunion Our latest soaps column reflects on an explosive week for Weatherfield. Soap Spy: Was Corrie's fire plot a success? Carla is in terrible danger in tonight's episode. POTD: Corrie's Carla trapped in fire Watch a video preview of Monday's Coronation Street episode. Corrie preview: Tracy and Carla clash More spoilers and gossip for an explosive week of drama on the cobbles. Corrie: More fire week pictures revealed We present the latest storylines and pictures from the UK soaps. Corrie revenge, Enders newbie, Oaks danger The soap will air another 'event week' alongside Britain's Got Talent. Corrie moves to 9pm with fire storyline The X Factor winner will be starring as Michelle's cousin. Coronation Street casts Shayne Ward There is good news for Corrie fans as four popular characters will be on screen for another year. Four Corrie stars land new contracts Carla speaks to Michelle about the Nick situation in tonight's episodes. POTD: Corrie's Carla shares romance woes The Victoria Court flats go up in flames, but is Tracy to blame? Corrie: First look at explosion in new trailer The Carla Connor actress has appeared on the soap since 2006. Alison King to take break from Corrie Roy and Carla don't get a warm welcome when they visit Cathy's home. Corrie films shock Cathy outburst Kate Ford takes centre stage in promoting the high-profile storyline. Corrie's fire drama teased in ITV trailer Tracy Barlow plans the ultimate revenge in explosive scenes this month. Corrie: First look at the fire storyline Ben Price hints that Nick could struggle with his promise to stand by Erica. Corrie star discusses Nick's future Watch a video preview of Wednesday's Coronation Street episode. Corrie preview: Nick gets a tip-off Kym Marsh and Simon Gregson have been spotted working on location. Corrie cast seen filming wedding scenes Kieran Roberts on the show's future and competition with EastEnders. Corrie boss: 'Live ep build-up is unmissable' The murders of Tina and Lucy proved popular in this year's viewer vote. Corrie, Enders win All About Soap Awards Roy strikes up a new bond when he gets his own allotment. Corrie: Roy to befriend widowed lady The vehicle plunges off the edge of a cliff in tonight's dramatic episode. POTD: Corrie's crash drama continues Tracy and Carla's feud continues in tonight's hour-long special. POTD: Corrie's Tracy, Carla in bust-up