Marcus Shakesheff appeared in Coronation Street in January 2015 as one of two Boy Racers who were the cause of the Underworld minibus crash.

A trained stuntman, Marcus has a long list of credits to his name including Sherlock, Tarzan, 24, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2, Wrath of the Titans, Merlin, Shameless, Doctor Who, Les Misérables, Wolfblood, Atlantis, Game of Thrones, Guardians of the Galaxy and Dracula Untold.

He has also directed the films The British Superma, Kamikaze and The Codex.