Gaffney to appear on dance show a fortnight after crash

Former EastEnders actor Dean Gaffney will take part in tonight's Let's Dance For Comic Relief, just a fortnight after his horrific car crash.

Dean Gaffney will appear on Let's Dance For Comic Relief. Credit: Ian West/PA Archive

The actor, who feared the crash could have left him blind or brain damaged, will join other ex-soap stars to perform You Can't Stop The Beat from hit musical Hairspray.

Ricky Hatton will also take part in the show and perform Robbie Williams's Let Me Entertain You.