BRIDGERTON’S Nicola Coughlan has teased a bitter rivalry on the Taskmaster New Yr particular and unleashing her darkish facet to win.
The 33-year-old actress – who additionally stars in hit comedy Derry Women – is participating in a one-off particular of the Channel 4 show on New Yr’s Day.
Bridgerton’s Nicola Coughlan has opened up about her upcoming look on Taskmaster Credit score: PA:Press Affiliation
Nicola shall be joined by Strictly head choose Shirley Ballas, TV presenter Rylan Clark-Neal, TV journalist Krishna Guru Murphy and 4 Weddings and a Funeral actor John Hannah.
However regardless that it is a festive particular, Nicola has revealed the forged had been in it to win it and he or she wasn’t afraid to unleash her darkish facet to triumph.
She instructed Metro Online: “It’s insanely aggressive. I can’t reveal an excessive amount of however we had been preventing it out for some extent.
“There was undoubtedly a definite rivalry there between two folks – I received’t say who!”
Nicola takes half within the New Yr particular alongside different well-known faces
The actress performs Penelope Featherington within the hit Netflix interval dramaCredit score: � 2020 Netflix, Inc.
Nicola has been an enormous fan of the present – which moved from Dave to Channel 4 for the current sequence 10 – for years after watching it together with her brother.
The star, who performs Penelope Featherington within the hit Netflix interval drama, mentioned: “He was like, ‘I’m extra happy with you doing this than anything’
“I used to be like, ‘I used to be in a present nominated for a Bafta and I’m working with Shonda Rhimes however okay!'”
Taskmaster is hosted by comedians Greg Davies and Alex Horne, who comes up with the wacky duties the well-known faces must tackle.
The forged for sequence 11 of Taskmaster was just lately introduced Credit score: Channel 4
Collection 10 of the present completed earlier this month and noticed comic Richard Herring topped the winner.
He’ll return for a new Champion of Champions series alongside former winners Liza Tarbuck, Kerry Godliman, Lou Sanders and Ed Gamble subsequent 12 months.
In the meantime, the sequence 11 line-up has been confirmed and can see actresses Charlotte Ritchie and Sarah Kendall participate alongside comedians Jamali Maddix and Lee Mack and Greg’s Man Down co-star Mike Wozniak.
Taskmaster’s New Yr Deal with airs at 9pm on New Yr’s Day on Channel 4.