Former Holby City star who played the guest role of Simon Marshall, has joined the cast of new school drama Ackley Bridge.

Paul Nicholls as Steve Bell in Ackley Bridge

Paul portrayed the role of Simon Marshall in Holby City, for 7 episodes in 2017. Since then he has appeared in Law & Order UK, The C Word, and many other guest appearances.

He will be playing the role of a P.E teacher, Steve Bell in the new school drama Ackley Bridge, which also stars former Casualty star Sunetra Sarker.

Read an interview with Paul Nicholls on the Channel 4 website here.