Nick’s dad in Coronation Street, Brain Tilsley, gets a mention on the soap on Friday as they revisit his murder – but how did he die? Following the tragic death of Rana Habeeb, her brother Imran continues to grieve while also lashing out at those around him. Nick decides to open up about the loss of his father when he was just eight years old, encouraging him to try to move on. But what happened to Nick’s dad Brian and when did he die? Here’s all you need to know… Who was Nick and Sarah’s dad Brian Tilsley? Brian, played by actor Christopher Quinten, was the husband of Gail Platt, then Gail Potter, with the pair tying the knot in 1979. They welcomed son Nick in 1980, but their marriage soon fell apart. Gail had an affair with his cousin Ian and fell pregnant with daughter Sarah Louise, while Brian was also playing away. Sarah turned out to be Brian’s daughter, and he and Gail briefly reconciled before splitting again just before he died. What … [Read more...] about How Nick Tilsley’s dad Brian died in Coronation Street as death revisited
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SINEAD Tinker was put in a devastating position when she was diagnosed with cervical cancer, shortly after discovering she was pregnant. Here's the lowdown on the terrible situation... Will Sinead Tinker die of cervical cancer in Coronation Street? Sinead was advised to terminate the pregnancy and start chemotherapy straight away. But after being told the treatment would leave her unable to conceive naturally again, Sinead decided to carry on with the pregnancy. Since then she’s given birth to a baby boy that she and partner Daniel Osbourne named Bertie. She had an emergency c-section after doctors realised her cancer was spreading quite fast. Sinead then began intensive chemotherapy and radiotherapy in a bid to get rid of the cancer once and for all. But fans of Corrie still don’t know whether the young mum has beaten the disease. Actress Katie McGlynn who has played the character for six years said: “It could be my exit storyline - I don’t know yet. … [Read more...] about Is Sinead Tinker going to die in Coronation Street, what type of cancer does she have and how is baby Bertie?
Coronation Street viewers were devastated by Rana Habeeb's death on the ITV soap in March, but how did she die and what happened to the factory? Rana was in Carla Connor's Underworld factory when the roof collapsed, leaving lives on the line. While everyone else survived, a trapped Rana passed away with wife-to-be Kate Connor by her side. So what happened, and who was to blame for the shocking incident? Who was Rana, and who played her? Rana was a nurse on the soap, portrayed by actress Bhavna Limbachia, and she joined in 2016. A friend of Alya Nazir, she soon embarked on a romance with her brother Zeedan and the pair married. But Rana developed feelings for her friend Kate Connor, and eventually came out only to be disowned by her Muslim parents who refused to accept her sexuality. Rana's brother Imran chose his sister over their parents when they disowned her, and he too moved to the Street. Kate and Rana were set to get married on March 19th, but Rana was tragically killed on her … [Read more...] about How Rana Habeeb died in Coronation Street as soap airs devastating aftermath
A FORMER M&S model who appeared in Coronation Street and EastEnders as a child now lives on the street after her parents split. Deana says her life began to spiral out of control when she chose to live with her junkie mum aged 13. The mum-of-six, whose children live with their dad, now sleeps rough in Piccadilly, Manchester, under a makeshift shelter made old old tents and shopping trolleys. Deana reveals her heartbreaking story to ex-Army captain Ed Stafford on 60 Days on the Streets tonight on Channel 4. She said: "I was a model when I was a kid and I've done a lot of work." The mum claims she had roles in several soaps - including Coronation Street, Eastenders, Hollyoaks and Emmerdale - and appeared on children's TV show Wacaday. Deana, whose age hasn't been given, also says she modelled for M&S and Debenhams as a child before her parents split up. LIFE WENT 'PEAR-SHAPED' When she was 13, her dad told her he was moving to Bristol and asked Deana who she would rather live … [Read more...] about Ex-M&S model who starred in Coronation Street and Eastenders as a child now lives on the street after her parents split
Weatherfield will suffer a heartbreaking loss when one resident perishes after the factory collapses next week. Coronation Street have not yet confirmed the identity of the victim, but recent spoiler photos have given away a major clue about who the unfortunate resident is. So far, potential victims include the factory staff, Gemma and the rescuers that head inside. Paul, Sally, Sean, Kirk and Gemma have all been pictured in the rubble, with the latter unconscious on the floor. However new photos from filming today appears to confirm that Gemma will survive the factory collapse. Actress Dolly-Rose Campbell, who plays Gemma, was seen looking morose as she sat on a park bench surrounded by luggage. Read More Coronation Street Gemma's brother Paul, played by Peter Ash. also looks set to survive as she contacts him for help. The actors were filming in windy weather conditions near a children's playground. Potential victims lined up for the chop next week also include Sally, who falls … [Read more...] about Corrie drops major clue about who dies in factory collapse in spoiler photos