CORONATION Street actor Will Haigh is unrecognisable after swapping soaps for something completely different.
Hardcore viewers of the ITV show will know the actor, 37, for playing Glen Middleham – a boyfriend of Sarah Platt – back in 2000.
He was a Coronation Street regular during his teen years until January 2001 with a plotline which saw him become Tina O'Brien's character's first serious boyfriend following the birth of her daughter Bethany.
Yet after failing to quash rumours about the nature of their relationship which were spreading around the school, Sarah-Lou called time on their dating.
Will maintained his acting streak with stints on Holby City and That Peter Kay Thing.
The star then made a major career switch and began to follow a fresh journey as a mine warfare specialist in the Royal Navy.
READ MORE CORONATION STREET
Corrie fans in shock as Toyah ARRESTED for Imran’s murder after LYING to cops
Inside Jack P Shepherd’s £1,200-a-night luxury birthday trip to safari park
He then transferred to the photographic branch and has won a number of prestigious awards for his work.
This came after Will, who was based in Scotland, was one of 41 photographers who originally joined as a sailor.
With his time in the forces, he served two years with the Marines everywhere from Africa and Saudi Arabia.
Yet coming full-circle, fans can now see Will back on screen on the classic Corrie episodes aired on ITV3.
Most read in Soaps
EastEnders’ Danny Dyer reveals whether he'll ever come back to the soap
EastEnders' Max Bowden & Shona McGarty inseparable at Soap Awards party
Emmerdale fans all ask same question after Paige Sandhu 'misses' award
Emmerdale's Paige Sandhu looks totally different to killer Meena at awards
He looks completely different from his cheeky chap character of old, who flavoured a slicked brunette hairstyle and silver chain necklace.
Will has now ditched his silver chain and jerseys in favour of smart shirts.
He sports a silver hoop on his left ear with his hair in a close cut style.
Back in 2019, Will's former co-star Tina celebrated 20 years on the iconic soap.
Tina made her debut in 1999, although she had a brief hiatus from 2007 to 2015.
Read More on The Sun
My $40 Shein bridesmaid dress came in the wrong color days before the wedding
Millions of workers face pay cut as ‘real’ wages fall at fastest rate in decade
She has been at the forefront of a string of intense storylines over the years.
Her step-dad Richard Hillman (Brian Capron) tried to kill himself, Gail Platt, as well as Sarah, Bethany and David by driving into the canal in 2002.
We pay for your stories!
Do you have a story for The Sun Showbiz team?
Email [email protected] or call us direct on 0207 782 4220 .
We pay for videos too. Click here to upload yours.
Source: Read Full Article