List of Coronation Street characters

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The following is a list of current characters in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street listed in order of appearance. If more than one actor has portrayed a character then the current actor portraying is listed.

Present characters[edit]

Regular characters[edit]

Character Actor Duration
Ken Barlow William Roache 1960–
Emily Bishop Eileen Derbyshire 1961–
Rita Sullivan Barbara Knox 1964, 1972–
Gail McIntyre Helen Worth 1974–
Tracy Barlow Kate Ford 1977–83, 1985–97, 1999, 2002–07, 2010–
Audrey Roberts Sue Nicholls 1979–82, 1984–
Nick Tilsley Ben Price 1981–99, 2002–04, 2009–
Kevin Webster Michael Le Vell 1983–
Jenny Bradley Sally Ann Matthews 1986–91, 1993, 2015–
Sally Webster Sally Dynevor 1986–
Sarah-Louise Platt Tina O'Brien 1987–2007, 2015–
Liz McDonald Beverley Callard 1989–98, 2000–01, 2003–11, 2013–
Steve McDonald Simon Gregson 1989–
David Platt Jack P. Shepherd 1990–
Norris Cole Malcolm Hebden 1994–97, 1999–
Sophie Webster Brooke Vincent 1994–
Roy Cropper David Neilson 1995–
Robert Preston Tristan Gemmill 1996, 1999, 2003, 2015–
Leanne Battersby Jane Danson 1997–2000, 2004–
Tyrone Dobbs Alan Halsall 1998–
Dev Alahan Jimmi Harkishin 1999–
Eileen Grimshaw Sue Cleaver 2000–
Maria Connor Samia Ghadie 2000–
Kirk Sutherland Andrew Whyment 2000–
Bethany Platt Lucy Fallon 2000–07, 2015–
Jason Grimshaw Ryan Thomas 2000–
Todd Grimshaw Bruno Langley 2001–04, 2007, 2011, 2013–
Fiz Brown Jennie McAlpine 2001–
Tony Stewart Terence Maynard 2003, 2014–
Sean Tully Antony Cotton 2003–
Chesney Brown Sam Aston 2003–
Simon Barlow Alex Bain 2003, 2008-
Lloyd Mullaney Craig Charles 2005–15
Michelle Connor Kym Marsh 2006–
Carla Connor Alison King 2006–
Anna Windass Debbie Rush 2008–
Gary Windass Mikey North 2008–
Mary Taylor Patti Clare 2008–
Izzy Armstrong Cherylee Houston 2010–
Kylie Platt Paula Lane 2010–
Eva Price Catherine Tyldesley 2011–
Beth Tinker Lisa George 2011–
Craig Tinker Colson Smith 2011–
Tim Metcalfe Joe Duttine 2013–
Steph Britton Tisha Merry 2013–
Sinead Tinker Katie McGlynn 2013–
Andrea Beckett Hayley Tamaddon 2013–15
Sharif Nazir Marc Anwar 2014–
Luke Britton Dean Fagan 2014–
Michael Rodwell Les Dennis 2014–
Alya Nazir Sair Khan 2014–
Yasmeen Nazir Shelley King 2014–
Zeedan Nazir Qasim Akhtar 2014–
Callum Logan Sean Ward 2014–
Andy Carver Oliver Farnworth 2014–
Billy Mayhew Daniel Brocklebank 2014–
Erica Holroyd Claire King 2014–
Cathy Matthews Melanie Hill 2015–
Aidan Connor Shayne Ward 2015–

Recurring and guest characters[edit]

Character Actor/Actress Duration
Amy Barlow Elle Mulvaney 2004–
Aadi Alahan Zennon Ditchett 2006, 2009–
Asha Alahan Tanisha Gorey 2006, 2009–
Liam Connor Jr. Charlie Wrenshall 2009–
Jack Webster Jaxon and Maddox Beswick 2010–
Max Turner Harry McDermott 2010–
Hope Stape Faith and Nicole Holt 2010–
Faye Windass Ellie Leach 2011–
Ruby Dobbs Uncredited 2012–
Jake Windass Layton and Harley Phoenix 2013–
Lily Platt Betsie and Emmie Taylor 2013–
Gemma Winter Dolly-Rose Campbell 2014–
Macca Gareth Berliner 2014–
Miley Windass Erin, Eilah and Elsie Halliwell 2015–

Cast changes[edit]

Departing characters[edit]

Character Actor/Actress Departure Date Ref(s)
Andrea Beckett Hayley Tamaddon September 2015 [1]
Lloyd Mullaney Craig Charles September 2015 [2]

Returning characters[edit]

Character Actor/Actress Return Date Ref(s)
Rob Donovan Marc Baylis 2015 [3]

Future characters[edit]

Character Actor/Actress Arrival Date Ref(s)
Johnny Connor Richard Hawley September 2015 [4]
Kate Connor Faye Brooks September 2015 [4]
Jamie James Atherton September 2015 [5]
Caz Rhea Bailey November 2015 [6]
Howie TBA 2015 [7]
Brendan Ted Robbins 2015 [8]
Alex Liam Bairstow 2015 [9]
Nessa TBA 2015 [10]

Past characters[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kilkelly, Daniel (28 April 2015). "Coronation Street: Hayley Tamaddon to leave Andrea Beckett role". Digital Spy. Hearst Magazines UK. Retrieved 28 April 2015. 
  2. ^ Kilkelly, Daniel (2 May 2015). "Coronation Street: Craig Charles leaving show". Digital Spy. Hearst Magazines UK. Retrieved 2 May 2015. 
  3. ^ "Jailhouse Rob". Coronation Street. 7 August 2015. Retrieved 7 August 2015. 
  4. ^ a b Kilkelly, Daniel (20 July 2015). "Coronation Street casts newcomers Johnny and Kate Connor". Digital Spy. Retrieved 20 July 2015. 
  5. ^ Kilkelly, Daniel (6 August 2015). "Exclusive: Coronation Street casts former Hollyoaks star James Atherton as Steph's ex". Digital Spy. Retrieved 6 August 2015. 
  6. ^ Dainty, Sophie (3 September 2015). "Coronation Street casts Rhea Bailey as newcomer Kate Connor's soldier fiancée". Digital Spy. Hearst Magazines UK. Retrieved 3 September 2015. 
  7. ^ "Soapland's joiners, movers and leavers". Digital Spy. 26 January 2015. Retrieved 26 January 2015. 
  8. ^ Nissim, Mayer (11 August 2015). "Phoenix Nights' Ted Robbins joins the Coronation Street cast as Mary's love interest Brendan". Digital Spy. Hearst Magazines UK. Retrieved 11 August 2015. 
  9. ^ Rigby, Sam (11 August 2015). "Coronation Street casts actor with Down's syndrome after disability workshop". Digital Spy. Hearst Magazines UK. Retrieved 11 August 2015. 
  10. ^ Finbow, Katy (23 August 2015). "Coronation Street spoilers: Cathy's sister to set her sights on Ken Barlow played by Sheridan Smith". Digital Spy. Hearst Magazines UK. Retrieved 23 August 2015. 

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