Dean Andrews makes his much anticipated debut on Emmerdale

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Finally tonight - he's swapped Life on Mars for life in the Dales - last night Dean Andrews made his much anticipated debut on Emmerdale.

But the actor from Rotherham hasn't joined the rural soap for the peace and quiet, after his character Will was revealed as the stalker terrorising the local vicar.

And as Dean told Victoria Whittam - this role is the one both his fans and family are most excited about. Watch this report: