BRIDGERTON’S Nicola Coughlan has teased a bitter rivalry on the Taskmaster New Yr particular and unleashing her darkish aspect to win.
The 33-year-old actress – who additionally stars in hit comedy Derry Women – is collaborating 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 might be joined by Strictly head decide Shirley Ballas, TV presenter Rylan Clark-Neal, TV journalist Krishna Guru Murphy and 4 Weddings and a Funeral actor John Hannah.
However though it is a festive particular, Nicola has revealed the forged have been in it to win it and she or he wasn’t afraid to unleash her darkish aspect to triumph.
She advised Metro Online: “It’s insanely aggressive. I can’t reveal an excessive amount of however we have been preventing it out for a degree.
“There was undoubtedly a definite rivalry there between two folks – I gained’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 collection 10 – for years after watching it together with her brother.
The star, who performs Penelope Featherington within the hit Netflix interval drama, stated: “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 collection 11 of Taskmaster was just lately introduced Credit score: Channel 4
Sequence 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 yr.
In the meantime, the collection 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.