Coronation Street (1960– )

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The UK's longest-running TV soap, Coronation Street focuses on the everyday lives of working class people in Manchester, England.

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Series cast summary:
Helen Worth ...
 Gail Platt / ... (1,743 episodes, 1974-2014)
Simon Gregson ...
 Steve McDonald (1,697 episodes, 1989-2014)
William Roache ...
 Ken Barlow / ... (1,583 episodes, 1960-2014)
Sue Nicholls ...
 Audrey Roberts / ... (1,443 episodes, 1979-2014)
Anne Kirkbride ...
 Deirdre Barlow / ... (1,437 episodes, 1972-2014)
Sally Dynevor ...
 Sally Webster / ... (1,427 episodes, 1986-2014)
Barbara Knox ...
 Rita Sullivan / ... (1,392 episodes, 1964-2014)
Jennie McAlpine ...
 Fiz Brown / ... (1,243 episodes, 2001-2014)
Samia Ghadie ...
 Maria Sutherland / ... (1,209 episodes, 2000-2014)
Michael Le Vell ...
 Kevin Webster / ... (1,191 episodes, 1981-2014)
Jack P. Shepherd ...
 David Platt (1,144 episodes, 2000-2014)
Eileen Derbyshire ...
 Emily Bishop / ... (1,136 episodes, 1961-2014)
Jane Danson ...
 Leanne Battersby / ... (1,130 episodes, 1997-2014)
Beverley Callard ...
 Liz McDonald / ... (1,131 episodes, 1984-2014)
Sue Cleaver ...
 Eileen Grimshaw / ... (1,124 episodes, 1994-2014)
...
 Sean Tully (1,112 episodes, 2003-2014)
David Neilson ...
 Roy Cropper (1,031 episodes, 1995-2014)
Ryan Thomas ...
 Jason Grimshaw (1,026 episodes, 2000-2014)
Alan Halsall ...
 Tyrone Dobbs (1,018 episodes, 1998-2014)
Malcolm Hebden ...
 Norris Cole / ... (1,009 episodes, 1974-2014)
Kym Marsh ...
 Michelle Connor (943 episodes, 2004-2014)
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 Carla Connor / ... (938 episodes, 2004-2014)
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 Rosie Webster (894 episodes, 2000-2012)
...
 Tina McIntyre (861 episodes, 2008-2014)
Julie Hesmondhalgh ...
 Hayley Cropper / ... (853 episodes, 1998-2014)
Brooke Vincent ...
 Sophie Webster (853 episodes, 2004-2014)
...
 Lloyd Mullaney (835 episodes, 2005-2014)
Chris Gascoyne ...
 Peter Barlow (823 episodes, 2000-2014)
Kate Ford ...
 Tracy Barlow / ... (788 episodes, 2002-2014)
Jimmi Harkishin ...
 Dev Alahan (779 episodes, 1999-2014)
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 Jack Duckworth / ... (744 episodes, 1976-2010)
Betty Driver ...
 Betty Turpin / ... (742 episodes, 1969-2012)
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 Becky Granger / ... (704 episodes, 2006-2012)
Elizabeth Dawn ...
 Vera Duckworth / ... (701 episodes, 1972-2010)
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The UK's longest-running TV soap, Coronation Street focuses on the everyday lives of working class people in Manchester, England.

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9 December 1960 (UK)  »

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Trivia

The series began transmitting in High Definition from Monday 31st May 2010, necessitating a new opening titles sequence (the first for eight years) and a new arrangement of the theme tune. See more »

Goofs

In the episode, 22/11/2004, (where Dev's corner shops are blown up by Maya) Dev drives his Saab to the shop which is about to be blown up, he parks the car directly outside the shop. Also parked directly outside the shop is another car. As the shop blows up, the camera changes angle to show the blast and Dev's car has somehow disappeared, just leaving the other car in shot. See more »

Quotes

Charlie Stubbs: She walked into a door!
Bev Unwin: Yeah - a door called Charlie.
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Connections

Spin-off Coronation Street: Viva Las Vegas! (1997) See more »

Soundtracks

I am, I feel
Written by Shellie Poole, Karen Poole and Terry Martin
Performed by Alisha's Attic
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User Reviews

 
great soap
20 December 2009 | by (manchester england) – See all my reviews

I like Coronation street I have watched it since I was five back in 1979 and really like it, and its been going nearly 50 years its a shame they never get best soap anymore.. as its the longest running soap, and they seem to get knocked out of the running in the national TV awards, its about time they changed that as eastenders who have not been going near as long seem to win every time.. so it would be nice for coronation street to be best, soap or longest running to win for a change..the soap has had good story lines in the past and present and they put some humour into it as well not like some other soaps I could mention, and do not keep brining back more and more old characters as well..


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