Friday 23 August 2019

James Corden spotted filming for the Christmas special of Gavin & Stacey

Rob Brydon and Alison Steadman have also been spotted in Barry.

James Corden on on-set in Barry (Carys Brown)
James Corden on on-set in Barry (Carys Brown)

By Craig Simpson, PA

James Corden has been filming for the Christmas special of hit series Gavin & Stacey.

The actor-turned-TV-host starred in the popular BBC show and has been spotted on-set for the planned special.

Stars including Rob Brydon have been seen on the streets of Barry with cast and crew preparing for the episode, which will air on Christmas Day.

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Rob Brydon is surprising his role as Bryn West. (Edan Edwards)

His character of Bryn West can be seen in a dressing gown on the doorstep of his home in pictures of the day’s shoot.

Corden can be seen outside the terraced houses, which sport Christmas decorations despite the filming taking place in midsummer.

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Christmas decorations have been hung in Barry for the filming of the festive special. (Edan Edwards)

The host of The Late Late Show penned the comedy series with Welsh performer Ruth Jones.

Mathew Horne and Joanna Page take the starring roles of Gavin and Stacey in the tale of family and romance, with English and Welsh worlds colliding.

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