Sid Owen refuses to let Loose Women viewers see his face

Sid Owen at the European premiere of Eddie The Eagle at Odeon Leicester Square on March 17, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Dave J Hogan/Dave J Hogan/Getty Images)
Sid Owen at the European premiere of Eddie The Eagle at Odeon Leicester Square on March 17, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Dave J Hogan/Dave J Hogan/Getty Images)

EastEnders star Sid Owen admitted he didn’t want to show his face during an appearance on Loose Women due to the injuries he picked up after being hit in the face by a golf ball.

The 48-year-old suffered horrific injuries during a Thailand getaway earlier this year which left him needing surgery to rebuild his jaw.

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During a video interview on the lunch time panel show, Owen, appearing with screen wife Patsy Palmer, opted to show a photo of himself on his monitor rather than appear on camera himself.

Asked by the panel why this was, the Ricky Butcher actor admitted it was because his confidence was low

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