Category: Soap News

EastEnders’ Dotty Cotton Looks Unrecognisable Nine Years On From Playing Dot Branning’s Evil Granddaughter

If you remember back to 2010 on Eastender you will remember Dotty Cotton who was the daughter of Nasty Nick Cotton and the granddaughter to Dot Cotton.

Well now nine years on the actress who played Dotty on Albert Square Molly Conlin looks completely different now and we have to say we are so shocked!!

It was only last month when Molly turned 18 and has returned to acting after having a break to focus on her school life.

It was in 2010 when Molly left the soap and has had roles in CBBC’s Horrible Histories and as Gladys in Blandings.

She looks fantastic.

Look at her in Eastenders below.

[Images Via Facebook]

Eastender’s Phil Mitchell’s ‘Mankie’ Fingernails Make Viewers ‘Feel Sick’

Eastender's Phil Mitchell's 'Mankie' Fingernails Make Viewers 'Feel Sick'

Eastenders viewers just couldn’t help themselves but ‘feel sick’ on Monday night after a shot of Phil Mitchell on his phone was shown and his ‘mankie’ nails came under criticism online.

Viewers just couldn’t help themselves but take to Twitter about his nails as one person tweeted:

“Phils fingernails… Gross #eastenders “

While another said:

 “Phil’s nails” with a feeling sick emoji.

 

Coronation Street Viewers Left In Tears Over David Platt Rape Scenes

During tonight’s episode of Coronation Street viewers have been left in tears after they saw the aftermath of David Platt’s rape scenes.

It was on Friday nights episode when Corrie showed scenes of David being dragged to the bedroom by Josh Tucker and raped.

On tonight’s episode it showed David sittin in the shower and taking his clothes and putting them in a rubbish bag and throwing them away.

Then after walking back into the house Josh was in his living room chatting away to his mother Gail Platt like nothing had happened.

Viewers were left in tears over these screens as one person shared:

 “Omg #CoronationStreet tonight got me like @RClayton92 @JackPShepherd88 epic acting on both parts! Never felt sorry 4 David platt in my life like I did tonight #l”

Another said:

“I have so much respect for coronation street for creating this storyline and showing men can be victims of abuse too.”

Coronation Street And Emmerdale Filming Canceled Due To Heavy Show

Coronation Street and Emmerdale filming has been thrown into chaos with the weather over the last few days in the UK as filming has had to be canceled.

By now both the soaps are filming April and Early May’s episodes but it seems all the filming outside has had to be stopped.

Actress Samantha Giles from Emmerdale shared a photo to her Twitter page showing how gridlocked the roads where and she announced that the filming had been canceled.

Actor Mark Jordon who plays Daz in Emmerdale tweeted that he was meant to be filming in a location but due to the show had to get the train back home as he shared:

Coronation Street To Get Costa Coffee And CO-OP In New Show Shakeup

If you’re a regular to watching Coronation Street you would have seen that the cast have been drinking Costa and been shopping in the COOP as they have been spotted with bags.

Now it’s been announced that a Costa and Coop will be opening up on the cobbles as the partnership has been confirmed.

The ITV soap has teamed up with the two companies and are going to be displaying the shop fronts on screen.

Eric Tavoukdjian, commercial marketing director for Costa Coffee has said:

“Costa Coffee is delighted to be welcomed to the famous cobbles of Coronation Street as part of this innovative partnership with ITV.

“As the nation’s favourite coffee shop and a presence on the UK high street for more than 40 years, we feel it’s perfect to have a presence on one of the nation’s favourite and most iconic soaps.”

Alison Jones, customer director at Co-op, said:

“Coronation Street is all about community life and the Co-op is a retailer at the heart of local life and being close to the customer, which makes this a perfect match.”

It was in 2011 when ITV landed their first ever product placemernt when coffee brand Dolce Gusto feature on ITV1’s This Morning.

Amber Davies In Talks With Coronation Street Bosses!

Amber Davies In Talks With Coronation Street Bosses!

It’s looking like Amber Davies smight have a staring role in Coronation Street!

The Love Island star is aparently meeting with the bosses of the show abotu a potential role in the soap aired on ITV.

It was only last week when Amber was spotted at the ITV studioes where she aparently had her meeting and sources have said that it went “very well”.

The source said:

“Amber had a secret meeting with the casting director on Corrie last week and things were looking promising.

“Her acting agent had set up the discussion and she came away from the mini-audition full of confidence and bosses certainly liked her.

“She’s been determined to get into acting ever since winning Love Island so it felt like a positive move.”

We wonder is she will star on the soap or not?