HE’S a Weatherfield stalwart, having played a teen heartthrob, womaniser and now long-suffering husband to Tracy Barlow. But Steve McDonald actor Simon Gregson ‘s life away from Coronation Street has seen its own fair share of drama. Last week the 47-year-old star was quizzed by police after an alleged bust-up following a boozy day out at Aintree. Bouncers allegedly pinned him to the ground following the altercation outside a Toby Carvery, opposite the Grand National racecourse, reports The Mirror . It came just a week after The Sun On Sunday revealed Simon was asked to leave a Manchester bar after taking off his shirt and dancing on a platform at a co-star’s leaving do. Here we reveal how the party-loving star has struggled with alcohol and cocaine abuse in the past – but refuses to jack in his beloved booze. READ MORE TV STORIES BRAIN BOX Only the brainiest Brits can get these questions right – how many can you solve? KNEAD HELP I was on Great British Bake Off – here’s how Paul Hollywood can ruin your cakes Downing bottles of scotch at 5am Simon, who makes £150,000 a year on Corrie, was just 14 years old when he… Read full this story
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