Corrie viewers think Vic Reeves as Colin is hilarious

Tasha Hegarty
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From Digital Spy

Vic Reeves has finally arrived in Coronation Street and has become an instant hit with viewers.

The actor and comedian, real name Jim Moir, has joined the cobbles for a three-month guest stint as newcomer Colin.

Jim previously revealed he's a huge fan of the ITV soap and was looking forward to his debut appearance.

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He said: "I've been a lifelong fan of Corrie. In fact, I think I saw the very first one. I try not to miss any episodes.

"I'm really looking forward to acting in Corrie. It's a real thrill to be part of a British institution."

Colin welcomed Norris and Mary to his radio show on Weatherfield FM for a Mr and Mrs Weatherfield quiz competition and viewers thought he was hilarious.