Coronation Street actor Craig Gazey won best comedy performance at the British Soap Awards and revealed he’s about to get a love interest – Tina McIntyre.

The actor plays loveable young buffoon Graeme Proctor and won the National TV Award for best newcomer in January.

But he excitedly revealed that he’s about to get a girlfriend, Tina, played by the soap awards’ sexiest female winner Michelle Keegan.

Earlier, on the red carpet he told “Graeme finds romance after two long years of trying and he does rather well for himself. She’s in FHM’s top 30…

“It’s Michelle Keegan, so he does really well. It’s a delicate love story. He’s really looking after her, with no intentions but her welfare. From there something blossoms…”

Watch Craig Gazey at the British Soap Awards