Duncan James has asked Hollyoaks fans to "watch this space", teasing his new role involves a lot of work with Kieron Richardson.
The ex-Blue singer is set to join Richardson's character Ste on the show, giving thirsty viewers a whole lot more to pine over.
James has been cast as Ryan, the new boyfriend of Ashley Slanina Davies's character Amy Barnes.
A Hollyoaks spokesperson said: "Ryan is a good guy in a committed relationship who will move into the village. He is a grounded family man with principles and integrity but who will fight tooth and nail for what he believes in."Gay man says incident with homophobic Uber drive left him ‘fearing for his safety’ Go behind the scenes of Laith Ashley’s Attitude cover shoot