Coronation Street stars look unrecognisable as they reunite for lads’ holiday 20 years later


FORMER Coronation Street stars Keith Duffy and Chris Bisson looked unrecognisable from their days in Weatherfield as they reunited.

The pair got together with several other pals for a lads’ holiday, while Keith reflected on his time on the hit ITV soap.

Keith (second left) and Chris (second right) reunited with pals

Keith starred in Coronation Street from 2002-2005 and 2010-2011

Chris is best known for playing Jai Sharma in Emmerdale these days

Keith played Ciaran McCarthy in the long-running drama from 2002- 2005 and then reprised the role briefly in 2010.

Meanwhile Chris, 47, played Vikram Desai on the soap from 1999-2002, but is now best known for his role as Jai Sharma in Emmerdale.

Keith posed with Chris and three other friends as they enjoyed some drinks.

He captioned the snap: “I started coronation Street 20 years ago, Little did I know I’d meet friends for life. We are missing Rico tonight but these guys have been a huge part of my life ! So grateful to still call these guys besties ❤

“Great photo that,” wrote one fan in the comments.

“Would love to see you back in Corrie” another said.

A third couldn’t believe the time that has passed, writing: “20 years 😮 that’s crazy x”

A fourth added: “I actually forgot emmerdales Jai used to be in corrie 😂

Keith’s character Ciaran was Rovers Return barman and pal of Peter Barlow from his Navy days.

He romanced Sunita Alahan, played by Shobna Gulati, and later Michelle Connor, played by Kym Marsh.

Keith is best known for his musical endeavours, however, thanks to his fame from 90s boyband Boyzone.

He currently performs as part as Boyzlife with Westlife singer Brain McFadden.

Keith has also appeared in several reality shows over the years, including Splash and Celebrity Big Brother.

Keith (far right) shot to fame as part of Boyzone