(This post was originally posted by Flaming Nora on the Coronation Street Blog January 2012, reposted to this blog with permission.)
Welcome to another in our occasional series of Coronation Street Chit Chat where we bring you lots of little snippets of Street news all in one place.
Current Coronation Street cast members
Kate Ford, who plays Tracy Barlow, likes playing a bad girl and says she also wants to do comedy
Katherine Kelly, who plays Becky McDonald, has been interviewed a lot about leaving Corrie and says she went straight to the hairdresser to wash blonde Becky away after she left Corrie. Corrie have left the door open for Becky to return and tabloids are already talking about her coming back.
As Becky leaves with Danny, the little boy who plays Danny's son, Billy talks about being picked to play the Corrie role.
Simon Gregson, who plays Steve McDonald, says Steve's "an idiot".
Bill Roache, who plays Ken Barlow, talks to his dogs using a psychic.
Sally Dynevor, who plays Sally Webster, would like Sally and Kevin to get back together.
Helen Flanagan, who plays Rosie Webster, likes living in Wales.
Samia Ghadie, who plays Maria Connor, launches The People's hospice appeal.
Andy Whyment, who plays Kirk Sutherland, says his wife isn't too keen on his dirty dancing on Ice. Andy has also pledged his future to Coronation Street.
Ian Puleston-Davies, who plays Owen, talks about the Corrie smacking storyline.
Antony Cotton, who plays Sean Tully, says "it's heaven" to be back on Coronation Street.
Jennie McAlpine, who plays Fiz Stape, opens new Barnado's project.
Ex-Coronation Street cast members
Vicky Binns, who played Molly Dobbs, is starring in Alfie at the Bolton Octagon Theatre
Tupele Dorgu, who played Kelly Crabtree, is starring as Velma Kelly in the musical Chicago, now on national tour.
Celeb band-wagon time
And, yawn, Kerry Katona has been making her mouth go about wanting a role in Corrie. Again.
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