But what happened to its huge list of cast members?We've tracked down most of its memorable characters to see what they're up to now: Linda was a huge fan of the club, had various relationships with the players and loved getting caught up in a bit of murder-mystery fun.
“I’m a born flirt, and that will never stop, but I would take things no further.I’m loyal and content.” As well as his Oscar nominations for Erin Brockovich and Tom Jones, Finney was shorlisted for his work on Murder on the Orient Express, The Dresser and Under the Volcano. The show followed the exploits of Harchester United in the West Midlands, running for TEN series between 19 – meaning it celebrates its 20th anniversary later this year.Nominated for an Oscar five times, Albert Finney’s absence from the screen for the past four years has bemused his fans.However, Mandrake can disclose that the celebrated star of Erin Brockovich and Tom Jones has been fighting bravely against cancer.Fact: she keeps a photo of Sir Anthony Hopkins with her whenever she's performing.
She once said: "I have an old black-and-white picture of him that I put up on my wall everywhere I work, otherwise I feel like I fail as an actor.
Jase is also described a love interest for Roxy Mitchell (Rita Simons) and Dawn Swann (Kara Tointon).
Following Jase's arrival his storylines mainly focused on him arriving and bonding with his son, being engaged to his girlfriend Dawn and his secret past, which later it is revealed he was involved in a gang and was sent to prison for his crime.
The actor, who turned 75 last week, appeared most recently in The Bourne Ultimatum in 2007, when he starred in two other films.
In 2000, he turned down a knighthood, having previously rejected a CBE after criticising the honours system for “perpetuating snobbery”.
Judging from her Flickr page, she is still good friends with Alison King from her .