Viewers have complained the storyline could give people ideas on how to start a house fire.
The 'Coronation Street' actor insisted 'something has to be done' about the level of online abuse aimed at those in the public eye.
The 'Coronation Street' star is happy to go back to playing Kirk Sutherland, but doesn't want to take centre stage.
The Glaswegian is best known for playing Tony Gordon in Coronation Street and has also appeared in Casualty and Scottish soap River City.
The soap actors will reportedly join existing celebs Caitlyn Jenner, Ian Wright and Kate Garraway later this week.
The Sally Metcalfe star is now in remission, but "boxed up" her feelings about having breast cancer.