CORRIE star Kym Marsh has revealed she’s “absolutely terrified” of taking off her clothes on stage ahead of her performance in the cinema adaptation of the Fatal Attraction classic. eighty years.
Kym, 45, has just embarked on a UK tour for a brand new theatrical film adaptation, where she will play outcast lover Alex Forrest.
The role was originally played by Glenn Close in the 1987 film, who sought revenge through manipulation and violence against his married mistress Dan Gallagher, who was played by Michael Douglas.
And a steamy scene of her wearing little clothes popped into Kym’s mind.
Ahead of the performance, the TV star revealed she’s pretty frustrated with the “horrifying” task ahead but is also looking for a challenge and has hit the gym.
Kym said The Sunday Mirror’s Notebook, “Oh I’m terrified, absolutely terrified. I’ve been lucky enough to be in the acting game for a long time, and this is something I’ve never really been able to do – it’s going to be a challenge in itself.
“But I think once I’ve done that, it’ll be done. And it’s not real! It’s just another aspect of the part I’m playing. ”
Kym continued: “Obviously, taking off some of your clothes on stage is pretty tough, but that’s okay – I’ll keep going to that gym.”
Watching from the audience will be Kym’s husband Scott Ratcliff, 33 years old, whom she married in October, and the oldest of her children, David, 26, and Emilie, 24. She is also the mother of Polly, 10. Baby Archie died shortly after being born.
Kym has signed up with a personal trainer ahead of her role next year – nearly two decades after her last gig – as well as rehearsing with her “great fit” other half. .
She previously told The Sun: “I’m joining now and I really like it,” she said. “Scott is very fit, he’s used to intense physical training, so when using the gym together, his additional knowledge really comes in handy.”
With confidence boosted, Kym wants to inspire other moms to be proud of their postpartum body.
“For me, my stomach has always been a gray area, but that is only because of my children,” she said.
“I had my kids and now I have stretch marks, but it’s still the same. I’m happy.”
https://www.thesun.ie/tv/8214610/coronation-street-kym-marsh-terrified-taking-her-clothes-off/ Coronation street legend Kym Marsh said she was terrified of taking off her clothes on stage to do steamy sex scenes