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 whatsontv.co.uk: “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