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Coronation Street star Jennie McAlpine has revealed that her character Fiz Stape's forthcoming affair with Tyrone Dobbs isn't just a fling. Fiz embarks on a secret relationship with Tyrone (Alan Halsall) later this month as she continues to support him through his domestic violence ordeal. Although Tyrone is still involved with his abusive fiancée Kirsty Soames (Natalie Gumede), Fiz knows that he is planning to leave her as soon as he has secured parental rights over his baby daughter Ruby. McAlpine told Radio Times of the upcoming scenes: "Because of the unique situation that Tyrone and Fiz find themselves in, I hope that viewers will not see them as cheating on Kirsty. "We have to remember that Tyrone doesn't want to be with Kirsty anymore and is only living this lie to gain parental rights to his daughter. Fiz and Ty have grown (more) »


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