Radio 1's Nick Grimshaw records Home and Away cameo

Nick Grimshaw filming with Home and Away cast
Nick Grimshaw (second left) films with Home and Away cast on streets of London

Radio 1 DJ Nick Grimshaw has filmed a guest appearance for TV show Home and Away.

The Australian soap opera is currently shooting a new storyline with some of its main characters in London.

Breakfast show presenter Grimshaw, 29, shot his scene on the capital's streets earlier this week.

Channel 5 has not revealed anything else about his character's role in the episode, which will be aired in May 2014.

Nick Grimshaw

The main Australian stars of the show - Steve Peacocke (Darryl 'Brax' Braxton), Dan Ewing (Heath Braxton), Lincoln Younes (Casey Braxton), Lisa Gormley (Bianca Scott) and Bonnie Sveen (Ricky Sharpe) - have all been confirmed to appear in the special episodes.

Greg Barnett, commissioning editor for Home and Away's UK broadcaster Channel 5, commented: "Although we can't reveal much about the storyline at present I can promise fans this is going to be one not to miss.

"It's great to have the show filming these very special episodes in the UK and as a huge fan myself I'm very, very excited."

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