Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Les Set to Have Dramatic Finale to Corrie Career

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Les Set to Have Dramatic Finale to Corrie Career

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LES Dennis is to leave Coronation Street in a 'hugely dramatic' storyline, according to the actor. The star, who has played Michael Rodwell since 2014, will leave the cobbles later this year and the 62-year-old admits his decision to quit was 'hard.' .

He said: "As a lifelong fan of the show, [this] has been a dream come true.

"Becoming part of the ITV Coronation Street family has been a wonderful experience and my decision to leave was a hard one."

Les has plenty of new projects already in the pipeline, adding: "Earlier this year, thanks to Coronation Street giving me a sabbatical from the show, I was thrilled to be able to produce and star in a sell-out production of Alan Bleasdale's Down The Dock Road, at The Royal Court Liverpool.

"I always knew that the time would come when I would want the freedom to do more projects, and now feels like the right time. …

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