Roy Cropper (David Neilson) has bought a whirlwind of feelings forward of him as he is about to search out himself reunited with a long lost half brother in Coronation Street – solely to lose him when he dies. The a lot cherished cafe proprietor was just lately seen digging into his late mom Sylvia’s previous and this may result in a discovery that she had a secret son as a results of an affair.
Roy will surreptitiously get to know his sibling with out initially revealing who he is. But once they finally get issues out within the open, there’s one other shock in retailer for Roy when he discovers that he is terminally ailing.
After simply getting his head round the truth that he had a half brother that he knew nothing about, Roy then has to face dropping him which can depart his head in a multitude. Can those that love and care about him assist him by means of this complicated and emotive time?
The scenes will play out as a part of a storyline that can kick off in November. After making his discovery, Roy will brace himself to fulfill his brother within the hopes of attending to know him. But how will he deal with the tragedy that can observe?
It comes after a painful few years of loss for Roy, who has struggled to adapt to life with out his soulmate Hayley after which just lately needed to cope with the loss of life of his mum Sylvia. Due to his tense relationship with his late mom, Roy’s emotions within the wake of her loss of life have been sophisticated and this led to him sleepwalking.
As a outcome, he was the reason for a hearth which swept by means of Peter Barlow’s (Chris Gascoyne) boat. In the wake of that, Roy stepped up for his good pal Carla Connor (Alison King) when she suffered a breakdown.
But it appears to be like like this time it is going to be Carla’s flip to assist Roy as he faces the household strife.