Corrie producers recently said that an established Coronation Street cast member will be “corrupted” will turn into a “complicated villainous presence on the cobbles”.
The popular character will be responsible for destroying the factory and killing a beloved resident in explosive scenes set to hit screens in March. The kller will be sticking around too, with the soap laying the foundations for the villain to torture their neighbours for years.
And fans are convinced that they know who it is – none other than Nick Tilsley. This comes after Nick was revealed as the person who stole his gran Audrey Roberts’ £80,000 pound this week.
Nick was seen with a bag of cash while Audrey blamed hairdresser rival Claudia Colby for the robbery.
One viewer tweeted: “We all knew that Nick took the money! But why? Is he going to be the new villain this year? While another added: “Watch this space. Nick will be the new Corrie villain.