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BGT winner George Sampson lands guest role on Emmerdale

George Sampson, who won Britain’s Got Talent in 2008, is set to appear on Emmerdale.

Dance star George, 22, won the second series of the popular ITV show when he was just 14, but has more recently been acting.

George in 2011 (PA)

George in 2011 (PA)


His Emmerdale debut will screen at the end of February and his guest appearance will reportedly last for four episodes.

Speaking to ITV, George said: “I’m really excited to play a guest part in Emmerdale. The cast and crew have been really friendly and the village is a spectacular place to be. It’s such an iconic show and it’s brilliant to be able to be a part of it”.

He has previously danced and acted in the StreetDance films and the West End play Into The Woods. He also landed roles in Mount Pleasant and Waterloo Road.

Watch him in action on Waterloo Road: