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Potd: Carla's questioned again in Corrie

14 December 2009 12:46 AM, PST | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Carla begins to panic during tonight's Coronation Street as she discovers that the police have Tony's (Gray O'Brien) right-hand man Jimmy Dockerson (Robert Beck) in custody. The police turn up out of the blue to question Carla (Alison King) again over the circumstances surrounding Liam's death and she reluctantly admits that Tony confessed earlier in the year but she refused to believe him. While (more) »

- By Kris Green

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Danson 'had schoolgirl crush on hubby'

20 November 2009 3:47 AM, PST | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Coronation Street star Jane Danson has confessed that she had a crush on her husband Robert Beck when she was a schoolgirl. The 31-year-old actress, who plays Leanne Battersby on the ITV1 soap, confirmed that Beck was her favourite heartthrob when she was growing up. In an interview with Reveal magazine, Danson explained: "It's so embarrassing to admit, but my husband was my celebrity crush. He was in Brookside when I was at school, and I had a sticker of him on my pencil case." She continued: "I thought he was gorgeous, even though (more) »

- By Daniel Kilkelly

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In Pictures: Carla fights for her life in Corrie

23 October 2009 3:00 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Coronation Street's Carla Gordon is left fighting for her life during tonight's episode of the Weatherfield soap after Tony Gordon orders his henchman Jimmy Dockerson (Robert Beck) to kill again. However, as a struggle between Jimmy and Carla ensues in her flat, Carla - played by 36-year-old Alison King - cracks Jimmy over the head with a wrought iron candlestick holder. Speaking to Digital Spy about tonight's dramatic turn of events, King said: "Tony wants Carla (more) »

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In Pictures: Tony confesses in Corrie

15 October 2009 4:02 PM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Coronation Street's ongoing Tony Gordon plotline is to take a new surprise twist as the Weatherfield villain reveals all to a stunned Roy Cropper (David Neilson). The businessman's conscience gets the better of him as he lies in hospital after suffering a heart attack on the Street. In scenes to be broadcast later this month, things start to go wrong for Tony (Gray O'Brien) following the 12-month anniversary of his decision to arrange the murder of Liam Connor (Rob James-Collier). With Carla (Alison King) back in Manchester and threatening to destroy his new life with Liam's widow Maria (Samia Smith), Tony resorts to increasingly desperate measures to stop his crime from being exposed. He approaches henchman Jimmy Dockerson (Robert Beck) to silence Carla for good, but eventually has a crisis of conscience and decides to stop the planned murder at (more) »

- By Daniel Kilkelly

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Robert Beck returns to Corrie

20 August 2009 4:02 PM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Actor Robert Beck has returned to filming with Coronation Street for another short stint with the ITV soap, Digital Spy can exclusively reveal. The 39-year-old - who is married to co-star Jane Danson, Leanne Battersby in the series - reprises his role as Tony Gordon's (Gray O'Brien) henchman Jimmy Dockerson towards the end of October as part of Carla Gordon's (Alison King) return plot. Details surrounding Jimmy's comeback are being kept under wraps, but he was spotted filming last night on location with King, who returned to work earlier this week after maternity leave. A Corrie source told Digital (more) »

- By Kris Green

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