ITV commissions Coronation Street Christmas documentary

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by Simon Austin
Coronation Street

ITV Entertainment has commissioned a documentary bringing together some of the most memorable Christmas moments in Coronation Street’s long-running history.

ITV Studios Daytime, producers of the broadcaster’s live morning output, has announced the 1 x 60’ documentary titled Corrie at Christmas.

The seasonal special will be delving into six decades of archive alongside interviews with cast members past and present.

Executive Producer Sue Walton, said: “Corrie at Christmas promises to bring joy through iconic archive and cast memories from Christmases past in Weatherfield. Peace and goodwill can be short-lived on the cobbles during the festive season which always brings drama as well as plenty of fun and heart-warming moments - all captured in this documentary which will pack a Christmas punch.”

Managing Director, ITVS Daytime, Emma Gormley, added: “We are delighted to have added a peak time commission from ITV Entertainment to our portfolio with Corrie at Christmas.”