Tupele Dorgu To Leave Coronation Street

Actress Tupele Dorgu, who plays Kelly Crabtree has decided to leave Corrie early next year.


Tupele will leave the cobbles, when her current contract ends, after five years on the show.


However, before her departure, knicker-stitcher Kelly will find herself caught up in factory politics, when she catches the eye of Weatherfield’s returning prodigal son Nick Tilsley.


Speaking of her decision to leave the show, Tupele said: “I feel privileged to have been part of such an iconic show for five years and I am grateful to everyone at Coronation Street for the opportunities I have been given. I have however decided to leave the show and am very excited about seeking new challenges and opportunities within the industry.”