Vicky Entwistle

Whatever happened to Coronation Street’s Vicky Entwistle?

How long has it been since she quit Corrie? The 47-year-old actress left the show in 2010 after 13-years playing the iconic Janice Battersby. Before arriving on the Coronation Street cobbles, she’d starred on shows such as The Bill – but nothing could have prepared her for the level of…

Aidan Turner on Coronation Street

Is Poldark’s Aidan Turner joining Coronation Street?

Get ready for 18th Century abs walking down those Weatherfield cobbles as Poldark star Aidan Turner might be appearing on Coronation Street! That is if the new boss for the soap, Kate Oates, gets her way. In fact, the Irish star is at the very top of her wish list…

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William Roache
Anne Kirkbride Memorial Service, Manchester Cathedral, Britain - 30 May 2015
Celebrities arrive at the Manchester Cathedral to attend the Memorial Service for the late Coronation Street actress, Anne Kirkbride aka Deidre Barlow.

Coronation Street’s William Roache angers soap fans with ‘alcoholic’ claims about late on-screen wife Anne Kirkbride

Coronation Street‘s William Roache has faced backlash from fans after revealing the ‘alcoholic’ past of his late on-screen wife, Anne Kirkbride. The actor, who plays long-running character Ken Barlow, attended the Royal Television Society Awards on Tuesday evening, and spoke to reporters about Anne, who played Deirdre Barlow in the soap from 1972. More: Why is Kush…

Pete Wicks

TOWIE’s Pete Wicks or Coronation Street’s Shayne Ward? You decide!

We never, in a million years, thought we’d get confused between TOWIE‘s Pete Wicks and Coronation Street newbie, Shayne Ward. Until now. You won’t believe what TOWIE’s Pete Wicks used to look like! READ MORE CELEBRITY NEWS HERE! Taking to Instagram, Mr Wicks shared a throwback photo of himself alongside…

Coronation Street

Whatever happened to…? The old Coronation Street cast

As BIG Coronation Street fans, we thought a trip down memory lane wouldn’t go amiss…   So where’s Ashley Peacock these days? Steven Arnold, now 40, played Ashley – the squeaky-voiced son of butcher Fred Elliot – for 15 years. In December 2010, Ashley became a victim of the infamous…

Melanie Hill

Coronation Street Star Melanie Hill reveals secret drug addiction

She might play Roy Cropper’s new love interest on Coronation Street but actress Melanie Hill has revealed a secret drug addition. The 53-year-old actress has opened up about becoming reliant on painkiller Co-codamol while appearing in Waterloo Road. Melanie, who plays Cathy Matthews in Corrie, was struggling with osteoarthritis when…

Jacqueline Pirie

Whatever Happened To…? Former Coronation Street star Jacqueline Pirie

She’s starred in two of the UK’s biggest soaps – Coronation Street and Emmerdale, but what exactly happened to actress Jacqueline Pirie?   The Emmerdale star? Yes, that’s right! Scottish actress Jacqueline, now 39, played Tina Dingle, the youngest child of Zak and Nellie Dingle. She did a two-year stint…


Drama galore! WATCH the Coronation Street LIVE episode teaser!

Coronation Street fans are in for a treat this month as the soap airs its most thrilling episode yet and it’s going to be LIVE! Eek, we’re excited! Die-hard viewers will see the Platt family face turmoil as they are chased by evil drug dealer Callum Logan. The episode teaser,…

Kimberley Walsh

Kimberley Walsh: Watching Sarah Harding on Coronation Street was weird

Her recent appearance on Coronation Street was widely panned by viewers, who took to social media to slam her ‘cringe’ acting, and now Sarah Harding‘s fellow Girls Aloud star Kimberley Walsh has chimed in on her former bandmate’s appearance in the soap, describing seeing her on the show as ‘weird’. New…