British Soap Actor William Roache Charged with Rape
William Roache | Photo Credits: Dave J Hogan/Getty Images
Roache, who plays Ken Barlow on the British soap Coronation Street, is accused of raping a 15-year-old girl in 1967, Reuters reports.
Roache, 81, has a court appearance scheduled for May 14. He has not made any comment since he was arrested Wednesday.