Jason Grimshaw will struggle to cope in ‘Coronation Street’, when news of his father’s death reaches Weatherfield.
Tony Stewart will be killed off while off-screen, and viewers will see a distraught Jason attempting to digest the news.
Aidan Connor and Eva Price will try to comfort him over the coming weeks, but things don’t go to plan, with Ryan Thomas’s character turning on them.
Will his attack on Aidan cost him a friend?
The sad news of Tony’s death won’t be the only shock for Jason, who will then find out he’s inherited a huge lump sum of cash.
Earlier this month, a source explained: “This windfall is part of a series of storylines that will lead to his exit on the show later this year. It’s going to be explosive.”
Actor Ryan is set to bow out of the soap this year, though bosses are keeping schtum on how and why he leaves.
These scenes air on Friday 29 April. Catch up on all the latest soap news and spoilers here.