Monday, 29 September 2014

Anne Kirkbride to take break from Coronation Street

Anne Kirkbride will be taking a short break from Coronation Street.

A Coronation Street spokeswoman has confirmed to the Daily Star that Anne Kirkbride wil be taking a break of three months from the show.

The statement from ITV is that: "Anne Kirkbride requested a slightly extended period of leave from the show, a request the company was happy to grant."

The Daily Star reports that Anne is taking a sabbatical from her role as Deirdre Barlow in the show to deal with personal affairs.

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Frosty the Snowman said...

I hope everything is OK for her. But Dierdre is often missing and not seen so I doubt whether it will make much impact really.

Barrie.T said...

I hope Anne is not unwell, I know she has suffered with depression in the past, so I hope it's not that. I hope they don't send Deirdre to Canada.

Anonymous said...

We'll miss you Deidre. Come back soon. :)

- Pod

Anonymous said...

love Deidre - best actor in the Barlow household - will miss her

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