In the episode of Coronation Street that airs on Wednesday 11th December, outcast David Platt (Jack P Shepherd) is playing with Max at No 8 as Gail (Helen Worth) watches on nervously.
Max is clearly cheered by David’s presence, but it’s not long before Gail tells him that his time is up and he needs to get on his way. But David agrees, saying he has to get back to work… Read more & comment »
Fans of Corrie will know that David Platt has been shunned by his entire family after it was revealed that he’d caused the car crash that left his brother Nick (Ben Price) with brain damage.
And although his mum Gail (Helen Worth) feels sorry for her son, and talked her mother Audrey (Sue Nicholls) into letting him stay with her, it seems there’s no thawing in the attitude of David’s wife Kylie (Paula Lane) who wants nothing to do with him.
So David faces a very lonely Christmas this year, as Jack P Shepherd, who of course plays David, has revealed to ITV… Read more & comment »
Next Sunday, we’re to be treated to an hour long episode of Coronation Street – given that it won’t air on the Friday before due to alterations in the scheduling – and in it, we’ll see that Tina McIntyre (Michelle Keegan) is just about at the end of her tether with lodger David Platt!
And things get worse between the former lovers when David (Jack P Shepherd) seeks solace for the breakdown of his marriage and the estrangement of his family in the bottom of several beer bottles… Read more & comment »
Coronation Street resident David Platt has been through the wringer of late – most of which was his own doing of course – and has been shunned by everyone near and dear to him after it was revealed that he’d caused his brother Nick’s accident…
However, throughout everything he’s been through, David’s always been able to rely on his ex-girlfriend Tina McIntyre (Michelle Keegan), but is even her loyalty about to be tested?
Well, we’ll find out as Jack P Shepherd who of course plays David has been talking to ITV about what’s next for his character… Read more & comment »
In the episode of Coronation Street that airs on Wednesday 13 November, David Platt (Jack P Shepherd) is rapidly running out of people to turn to, given that he seems to be doing his best to alienate even loyal friend Tina…
The drama begins when we see Tina (Michelle Keegan) accusing David of sponging off her, so his response is to decide he has to give her some cash. Read more & comment »
Following the shock announcement that Coronation Street heart throb, Chris Fountain had been axed from the show in the summer, ITV have now confirmed an exit date for the star – Wednesday October 23rd!
Fountain, who plays Tommy Duckworth in the long-running ITV soap was dismissed by show bosses in August after a rap video featuring him apparently condoning rape and violence to women began circulating the internet.
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As we reported yesterday, Beverley Callard is headed back to Coronation Street in the role of former Rovers landlady Liz McDonald, and her co-stars Antony Cotton and Jack P Shepherd – who play the roles of Sean Tully and David Platt respectively – can’t wait!
STV report that Antony said of Bev’s return to the cast, “I feel great about it. She is a good pal and she is one of my best friend’s mums in real life…
“So I’m really happy and it is nice news… Read more & comment »
Fans of Coronation Street star Jack P Shepherd will doubtless be pleased to hear that he and fiancé Lauren Shippey have announced that they are expecting their second child.
Revealing the news on Twitter, Jack, who of course plays dad-to-be David Platt on the show, wrote, “Me and @LaurenShippey are pleased to announce we are expecting a baby, we are both very happy. X”
Jack and Lauren, who have a 4 year old daughter, Nyla, suffered some turbulence in their relationship in 2010 after it was alleged that Jack had fathered a baby boy after a one-night stand with the child’s mother… Read more & comment »
Whilst still coming to terms with their one night stand, Coronation Street’s Nick Tilsley and his sister-in-law, Kylie Platt, are set for even more drama when it is revealed that their brief encounter has resulted in Kylie getting pregnant!
Fans of the hit ITV soap will know how Nick (Ben Price) and Kylie (Paula Lane) turned to each other after Nick’s wedding to Leanne (Jane Danson) was called off on Christmas Day, and Kylie’s marriage to Nick’s half-brother, David (Jack P Shepherd) seemed to be over.
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As fans of Coronation Street will surely know, there’s a lot of drama headed our way over Christmas, what with David and Kylie Platt’s marriage falling apart, Nick Tilsley and Leanne Barlow supposedly just starting their married life, and Tyrone Dobbs and Fiz Stape risking life and limb by embarking on affair!
And in an interview for the show’s official website, cast members Jane Danson, Jack P Shepherd, Alan Halsall and Natalie Gumede have hinted at what we can expect of their Christmas Day plotlines.
Starting with Jane, who of course plays Leanne, she said, “The question is, will she get married and who will she marry?”
Next, Jack, who plays David, said, “Tensions are very high in the Platt household between Kylie and David” while Alan said of his character Tyrone’s storyline on Christmas Day, “Things are going to be difficult for Tyrone this Christmas… Read more & comment »
The Platt family are set for an unhappy Christmas in Coronation Street, as the Sun newspaper reports that Kylie will cheat on David on Boxing Day with a one night stand.
Fans of the award-winning ITV soap will know how David (Jack P Shepherd) and his feisty wife, Kylie (Paula Lane) are currently experiencing a rough patch in their marriage after the revelation that Kylie was still taking the pill, despite telling David they could start trying for a family.
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Fans of Corrie will know in last night’s trip to Weatherfield, we saw Kylie Platt confessing to hubby David that although she agreed that they should try for a baby, she has in fact not stopped taking her contraceptive pill.
A furious David was not appeased as Kylie tried to explain that she’s happy in her work, and having been promoted recently, she’s not ready to give it all up in order to become a mum again.
However, David didn’t take the news well, and stormed off to cry on his former lover Tina McIntyre’s shoulder…
And having had a few too many, David (Jack P Shepherd) passed out on Tina’s (Michelle Keegan) couch, but in Monday’s episode, when both Tommy (Chris Fountain) and Kylie find out that their respective partners were under the same roof all night, they’ll put two and two together and come up with the wrong conclusion that they must’ve slept together. Read more & comment »
A few weeks ago, when it was reported that Emmerdale’s current series producer Stuart Blackburn was to take over from Corrie producer Phil Collinson early next year, it was claimed that up to ten Coronation Street characters could be axed in a shake-up of the soap.
At the time, ITV denied that would be the case, however an spokesperson added the caveat that they couldn’t comment on what Blackburn would or wouldn’t do in the role.
However today, it’s been reported that Corrie star Jack P Shepherd, who of course plays David Platt, reckons that he and his fellow cast members are “terrified” at the prospect of being written out.
Speaking to Digital Spy, Jack said, “We’re terrified. It’s always the same, with people asking, ‘Have you heard? New boss, what’s he like?’
“But I remember Stuart. Thankfully, I’ve a good relationship with him…” Read more & comment »
Things seem to have settled down for Weatherfield’s fiery duo, David and Kylie Platt, so what better time than to through a firework into their lives?
Ever since Coronation Street’s David Platt (Jack P Shepherd) married Kylie (Paula Lane) they have worked together to prove everyone wrong and become one of the strongest married couples the soap has seen for a long time.
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In upcoming episodes of Corrie, we’re set to see Audrey Roberts (Sue Nicholls) suffer a heart attack that she believes was induced by the war she has going on with her grandson David Platt over ownership of the salon…
Audrey of course signed the business over to David (Jack P Shepherd) last year, but now wants it back so that she can get some cash out of it to fund a round the world cruise for herself and Lewis (Nigel Havers) but David’s been having none of it.
However, after David realises his gran could have died, he relents and tells Audrey he will sign the business back to her.
But his ambitious wife Kylie, who is of course played by Paula Lane, is far from impressed by David’s actions… Read more & comment »