Coronation Street ‘is thrown into chaos as SIX more stars are planning to quit’ – Daily Mail

Coronation Street ‘is thrown into chaos as SIX more stars are planning to quit’ – Daily Mail

Gone: Lucy will leave Corrie in 2020, after five years of playing Bethany Platt

Lucy Fallon – plays Bethany Platt

Lucy is set to leave the soap in 2020, five years after joining the cast as teen Bethany. 

In a statement the star said she’s made the ‘extremely difficult decision’ to leave the show, after earning much praise for a 2017 storyline which saw her character be groomed and abused.

Katie McGlynn – plays Sinead Tinker

It has been reported that Katie will be leaving Corrie later this year after six years on the show.

The star is currently playing out a storyline which has seen her character battle cervical cancer. 

A source told MailOnline: ‘This story still has a long way to go. Any speculation threatens to undermine the storyline for viewers’ 

Faye Brookes – plays Kate Connor

Faye took to Twitter to announce that she was ‘off to pastures new,’ four years after joining the cast as Carla Connor’s half-sister Kate.

Leaving: Tristan Gemmill is also set to leave his role as chef Robert Preston

The character – who has had much support from the soap’s LGBTQ fanbase – has had a fair share of heartache, following her brother Aidan’s suicide, and fiancé Rana’s death in the factory roof collapse.

Tristan Gemmill – plays Robert Preston

Tristan has also tweeted he will be leaving Corrie later this year, four years after joining as Tracy Barlow’s ex-husband.

The hunky chef is currently a prime suspect in the Underworld Factory collapse.

Kym Marsh – plays Michelle Connor

In February Kym told The Sun she would be leaving Corrie later this year to explore other roles.

Michelle has been at the centre of many hard-hitting storylines, including the stillbirth of her son Ruari in 2017.

Off she goes! Kym Marsh will also leave the cobbles after 13 years on the soap

Bhavna Limbachia – played Rana Habeeb

Rana exited Corrie in March after she was brutally killed off in the Underworld Factory roof collapse.

Bhavna had previously announced she would be leaving the soap, but it had been implied she had several more months before her exit would air.

Connie Hyde – played Gina Seddon

Gina’s exit also aired following the factory collapse, after she struggled to reconcile with her sister Sally and was repeatedly blamed for the tragedy.   

After her exit scenes aired, Connie announced she had quit the soap after two years in the cast.


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