She gets drunk and sleeps with David's brother, Nick. At the age of 19 she was accepted to train at the prestigious Central School of Speech and Drama in London, graduating in 2008 with a 1st Class Honours Degree in Acting. ", "Coronation Street actress Paula Lane defends her character Kylie", "Paula Lane renews Coronation Street contract", "Corrie's Becky reveals half-sister plot", "Corrie's Kylie on David, Gail and more! [38] Her actions left Callum bloody and dead on her kitchen floor. In the episode Callum and Kylie's sister-in-law Sarah Platt (Tina O'Brien) argue inside the Platt's home. [39] Kylie and David are physically sick when they first try to remove the body from the manhole. [8] Lane was happy with the direction of the storyline because it paved the way for more "explosive" material. [22], Producers created an infidelity story for the character which involved David's half-brother Nick Tilsley (Ben Price). He had already planned a story for the character and Lane said her departure added more scope and improved the story. [38] The following episode features the trio plotting to dispose of Callum's body in a public space. She then moves into the Rovers Return Inn and instantaneously sparks a conflict with Michelle Connor (Kym Marsh). They could be very happy together and living in wedded bliss, but everyone around them may not feel the same way about their relationship because they do everything for their own benefit and not for other people! Kylie was also tipped to be the one in control of the relationship. Kylie and Becky violently clash over the incident, and Lane received bruising from filming the scenes. On finishing drama school, Lane was cast immediately in the ITV 1960s-based drama Heartbeat where she made her television debut playing a teacher, Wendy Kelshaw, in the episode 'School Of Hard Knocks'. Lane said that they were "touching" scenes, which included a rare moment in which Kylie applauds Becky for being "a great sister". Gail's attempt to sabotage her son's wedding to Kylie proved unsuccessful. They feel trapped within the secret and the situation get out of control. [6] They have a son and a daughter. Shepherd added that they are "the match made in hell" and revealed that David lets her do as she pleases because he is in love with her. She also branded Kylie a "low-life". Paula Lane, Actress: Coronation Street. Kylie decides she can no longer live in the house where Callum died and convinces David that they must move away. Rusted AutoParts 19:31 10 September 2012 (UTC) She tries to abstain but Callum makes it difficult for her by offering her free drugs. But now … Sarah-Louise Barlow (previously Platt, Tilsley and Grimshaw) is a fictional character from the British ITV soap opera Coronation Street.She was born on-screen during the episode broadcast on 2 February 1987. The storyline was branded controversial by media outlets and Lane found it hard to compress her emotions whilst filming the plot. He added that writers warned him in advance that it would be "very harrowing and emotional". She is known for portraying the role of Kylie Platt in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street from 2010 to 2016. He issues her an ultimatum that she must choose between her family and drugs. David goes on a hairdressing course and Kylie causes trouble for his family. Kylie hits Callum with a tool and kills him. "[20] Lane also revealed that the storyline was implemented because there was no other plausible way for Kylie to return. [59] Stewart's Daily Mirror colleague Jim Shelley bemoaned Kylie's return because it "absolutely ruined" Becky's feud with Tracy. It was a change in direction for the character, with the lure of money insufficient for her to leave "someone she loves". Lane impressed the producers and had her contract extended until July 2012. Lane said that this happened because Kylie "was drinking with his dad and not looking after him". [43], On 2 July 2016, the show publicised that the character would be killed off. She has played the role of Rachel in Be More Martyn at Southwark Playhouse,[citation needed] Lily in The Bengal Lily at Manchester Royal Exchange[4] and most recently Lauren in the UK tour of Kinky Boots.[5]. Lane explained "Kylie sees an opportunity for a better life, but not in a money-grubbing, scheming way. Kylie enjoys winding his mother Gail up. [33] Kylie is caught taking drugs and given an ultimatum to choose her family or her addiction. He makes it clear he is not interested in Max and just wants Kylie. She returns a couple of weeks later with a new boyfriend, Demetri. [8] Lane describes Kylie's redeeming qualities the fact she is "bright and she's a grafter. Paula as Kylie Platt with Sean Ward as Callum Logan on Corrie (Image: ITV). The last episode in which she appeared aired on 20 July 2016. In one of her first big storyline arcs, Kylie sells her son to Becky for £20,000. Kylie meets a tragic end when helping out her friend Gemma who was attacked by Clayton. Kylie walks in on the struggle and hits Callum over the head with a wrench. She tells Becky that she has come back to take Max to live in Cyprus, leaving Becky heartbroken. The show planned a dramatic stunt which would lead to the discovery of Callum's body. A car crash occurs and a large vehicle smashes into their home leading to the discovery of Callum's body. [54] Digital Spy chose the moment Kylie reveals Max is her son as their "Picture of the day". [33] She added "I think this is the darkest place that Kylie has ever found herself in." He decides he must stop Nick and grabs the steering wheel and causes a car crash. Kylie is characterised through her "full on personality" and has a feisty attitude. Lane assessed that her character "cracks" during the storyline and each character handles Callum's murder differently. Lane revealed that it did not work because Kylie revealed her past hardships and gained sympathy from David. [49] The death scene led many viewers to mourn the on-screen death of the fictional character, via social media website Twitter. "[24], When the pair marry, Lane described them as still being on the "honeymoon period", equating to more lust than love. [17] After selling Max for twenty thousand pounds, Kylie travels abroad, but later reappears during the serial's live episode. "[30], In June 2014, Lane announced that she was pregnant and Kylie would be written out of the show while the actress took maternity leave. He decides to help Kylie and Sarah to conceal Callum's murder. [60], Duncan Lindsay from Metro praised the Kylie's departure and the on-screen events that lead up to the moment. She filmed her final scenes as Kylie in June 2016 after producers decided to kill the character off. The actress, 30, who has played Kylie Platt for six years, was pictured laying in a coffin as her devastated widower David watched over her in the latest tragedy to hit the Platt … Kylie remained off-screen for episodic blocks in her first six months. The scenes also offered viewers the chance to gain a better perspective on who Kylie is and learn about her past. Since then she has appeared in Going Postal by Terry Pratchett for Sky, The Royal and Doctors. He also revealed that Kylie would have "major storylines" during her first six months in the serial. They branded the character's death "harrowing, moving and memorable, the drama proved just how right soaps can get it. Coronation Street’s Paula Lane is raring to go as she returns to the soap after maternity leave and has teased that there is plenty to look forward to from her character Kylie Platt. Aug 1, 2016 - Kylie Platt actress insists that it’s time for a “natural break”. [17] Lane herself was so shocked by the storyline that it made her overemotional on set, to the point where she had to take breaks from filming scenes. 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[12] In another storyline Kylie makes a pass at Steve. [7], Kylie and Becky's characterisation and backstory are similar. Becky confronts Kylie after a bad reference that she provided to an adoption agency. She, Sarah and David bury Callum in a manhole under their home. Paula Lane played Kylie Platt in Coronation Street from August 2010 until July 2016. She was also labelled a "firecracker". He also said that Steve was "extremely shocked" but was not interested. She opined that the serial had developed a "lovely relationship" which had "explosive chemistry". The Kylie Platt actress described her "enjoyable" birth at home in Yorkshire with husband Tom Shaw by her side. To celebrate, Kylie goes to the pub to collect champagne. Lane hoped the story would raise awareness and also convey that ADHD is not a disease. [26] He has to decide who should be punished for the affair. The picture showed her body being clutched in David's arms. She is an actress, known for Doctor Dolittle (1998), The Proud Family (2001) and One on One (2001). She was introduced as Becky McDonald's (Katherine Kelly) half-sister, making her on-screen debut on 26 August 2010. Just as Gail is about to tell David that Kylie has "cold feet", Kylie bursts into the room "dressed to the nines" in a red and black dress. He is furious and throws her out of their home. [65], Fictional character from the British soap opera Coronation Street, "They work very much in sync with each other and know what the other one is thinking. [22] David decides Kylie should have Max back. Nick is arrogant to his actions and believes David will just forgive him because they are related. [9], Gail tries to use the fact that Kylie gave Max up against her. The 32-year-old actress first joined Coronation Street in 2010 playing the troubled Kylie. She gives the money to Kylie and tells her that if she goes anywhere near Becky or Max again, she will kill her. [35] Blackburn then announced that upon the character's return she would need to change her ways. The "turning point" in the storyline was attributed to scenes in which Kylie stands up in court and vows to change. On 9 February 2016, it was confirmed that Lane was to leave for maternity leave for her second pregnancy but this time she will not be returning and she will leave the soap permanently. [27], Kylie begins to suspect that David intentionally caused the crash out of revenge. He also branded Kylie as "the ultimate chav" and a "gobby girl". Tony Stewart, who had recently died, is blamed for the murder and David helps manipulate the situation so that police also believe the theory. Lane made her professional acting debut in Heartbeat in 2009. But Kilkelly of Digital Spy described it as "tragic". The pair repeatedly clash in scenes that serve as comic relief. Shona Platt (née Ramsey) is the wife of David Platt and stepmother of Max and Lily.. Before meeting David, Shona already had a connection to him, being the estranged mother of Clayton Hibbs, the teen who stabbed David's first wife Kylie to death in 2016.Clayton had left home to live with his father Dane Hibbs, who had abused Shona during their brief relationship. [16] Lane defended Kylie's actions because she did "love her son", but she makes the money-making scam because she is "immature and irresponsible". We needed more than the 30 minute break to recover from these shocking scenes. [2] Lane herself stated that Kylie loves her sister but "feels resentful" that Becky left home when Kylie was only eight. Kylie was murdered by Clayton Hibbs (Callum Harrison) while trying to protect her friend Gemma Winter (Dolly-Rose Campbell) in the episode broadcast on 15 July 2016. Lane joined Coronation Street in 2010, portraying Kylie Platt, half-sister of established character Becky McDonald (Katherine Kelly). She had the child at a young age and she was not ready for the responsibility. Kylie returns after months living away wanting to make amends and have access to Max and Lily. Kylie and David try to convince Sarah to keep up their pretence and deny all knowledge of his murder. She explained that six years had been enough time to make an impact on the show but avoided her becoming typecast as Kylie Platt. Please see our Privacy Noticefor details of your data protection rights. Lane returned in June 2015. On-screen the child, named Lily, has a paternity test taken in which it is revealed that David is her biological father. Kylie is delighted when David's grandmother Audrey agrees to sign her salon over to him. He said the revelation damages their relationship but his team were keeping the possibility of the pair reuniting. Her character was killed off in episodes aired on 15 July 2016. Kylie Platt (also Turner) is a fictional character from the British ITV soap opera, Coronation Street, played by Paula Lane. [10] Kelly described Kylie and Becky as having a love-hate relationship, but at the time Becky "wants to kill her". She then dies in David's arms, leaving him devastated. [21] She also acknowledged that certain aspects of their relationship would mirror Becky and Steve's relationship, in the sense that when Kylie is with David, a "loved up" nicer side to Kylie surfaces. Gail then hires Jason Grimshaw (Ryan Thomas) to cover up the manhole with concrete, unaware Callum is concealed inside.[39]. [42], In February 2016, it was announced that Paula Lane had decided to leave Coronation Street to concentrate on other aspects of her life. Steve is the first to take Kylie seriously; Gregson believed this was because Kylie has "proved herself ruthless" and "not the best mum". [27] Nick realises David is behind the letters. [15] Gregson said that he felt it immoral to buy a child, but stressed "Kylie isn't an ordinary mother – she only cares about herself." [33] Lane told Kilkelly that the drug gives her a similar effect and she is after a quick drug fix following withdrawals from Max's medication. The general reaction to her pairing with David has also been positive. She believes her past actions have contributed to his behavioural issues and she refuses to listen to reassurance from her family. "[9] David fools Kylie into believing he owns a salon. [32], Kylie locates Max's father Callum Logan (Sean Ward) to find answers about his ADHD. [56] Susan Hill of the Daily Star similarly called her a "gobby chav". Shepherd told Alison Gardner from What's on TV that David thinks if he confronts Kylie their relationship will end. Most recently, the award-winning actress has starred alongside Dawn French in The Trouble with Maggie Cole and The A Word. She was played by Leah King in 1987 and by Lynsay King from 1987 until 8 October 1999 when King opted to leave to focus on her education. Kyla Alissa Pratt (born September 16, 1986) is an American actress and musician. It's not the wrong name, i added the (Coronation Street) part as the redirect was still in place. Kylie has also engaged in feuds with Gail and Tina McIntyre, played by Helen Worth and Michelle Keegan respectively. Lily Platt is the daughter of David ( Jack P. Shepherd) and Kylie Platt ( Paula Lane ), played by twins Ava and Lily from 2013 to 2014, Betsie and Emmie Taylor from 2014 to 2016 and Brooke Malonie since June 2016. Kylie Platt is killed (Image: ITV). [12] Kylie snatches Max while on a visit; Lane opined it was a spur of the moment decision, but "she couldn't bear to lose him". … She keeps the money that Gail has paid her and tells everyone that it was a gift from Gail to pay for her and David's honeymoon. [3] Lane later signed a new contract with the serial, which was later extended and meant Kylie would stay into July 2012. [5] Lane has also expressed her admiration of Kylie's "comedy". "[61] Sophie Dainty (Digital Spy) said the scenes were some of the most heart-breaking the show had ever aired. [32] Writers devised "heavy scripts" for Lane and she had to thoroughly research the issue. She later teases Tina because Graeme Proctor (Craig Gazey) dumped Tina for Xin Proctor (Elizabeth Tan) by playing Japanese music, noting Xin's nationality, and Tina attacks Kylie. Kylie starts taking painkillers more often and begins taking drugs. This was done through Kylie making the opposite choice Becky would make. Lane won Best Newcomer at the 2011 National Television Awards for her portrayal. She has also said Kylie is "quite witty" and amid confrontation is "quick off the mark and won't let someone stamp her down. After the story was broadcast, Lane has explained that Kylie blamed herself for Max's ADHD. See full bio » Becky and Steve soon discover that she has a four-year-old son called Max, whose custody she seeks. [1] Lane has stated she draws inspiration from her own past, as an angle to portray Kylie. "[9], Julie Richardson writing for Orange U.K. said she "loves a good TV scrap" and the serial had "a corker" with Becky and Kylie's fight. She added that between Kylie and David they had "seduced, brawled, lied, blackmailed, stolen and cheated, neither of them are perfect but together, they truly are perfect. Callum attacks Sarah, overpowers her and threatens her life. [23] After Kylie finds out the truth, the pair come up with a plan to "wheedle" his grandmother Audrey Roberts' (Sue Nicholls) salon off her. Kylie becomes stressed with managing Max's condition and looking after Lily. [5] The scenes were so violent that they were toned down before transmission. The festive episode included David witnessing Callum trying to give Kylie drugs. They are later interrupted by a visit from the police who investigate Callum's abandoned car. [58] Tony Stewart of the Daily Mirror said that Kylie was right to taunt Tina as a loser. Paula Lane (born 17 April 1986)[1] is an English actress. She wants to feel calm after working herself into a "tired and frustrated" state. He said that Steve believes Max would be better off with Steve and Becky. "Corrie's Jack: 'David knows Nick and Kylie's secret! Kylie is awarded custody of her son. Having left the cobbles two-years ago as formidable Weatherfield rebel Kylie Platt, the actress revealed that she would be willing to return to soap land. "[6] Viewers of the serial later observed Kylie to be as evil as Tracy Barlow (Kate Ford). [4], Kylie was initially described as having a "full on" personality, similar to Becky. Kylie decides to leave and stops all contact with David and her children. Coronation Street's producer Stuart Blackburn described Lane as "talented and dedicated" and expressed his view that she had created an "unforgettable Corrie character". [23] He later said that David appeared obsessed and shared the similar dynamic he had with previous girlfriend Tina McIntyre (Michelle Keegan). Tom has also appeared in Coronation Street in 2017 and 2018 as Kim on a recurring basis. In her life she had to "fight for survival". An ongoing conversion of the garage in a bedroom extension poses a problem and they need to move quickly, but a series of events ruin their plans. [64] Kym Marsh praised the scenes where Kylie died and described her death as "really sad". Jump directly to the content [3] At the age of 19 she was accepted to train at the prestigious Central School of Speech and Drama in London, graduating in 2008 with a 1st class honours degree in acting. Filipa Jodelka of The Guardian observed that "David's family went on to pronounce him wicked and cast him out into darkness. Lane landed the role, with executive producer Phil Collinson describing her as a brilliant casting. Becky helps Kylie retrieve custody of Max. [14] Steve decides not to say anything to Becky because he doesn't trust Kylie and knows that she will take Max away from Becky. [37], Coronation Street aired a special live episode to celebrate the sixtieth anniversary of ITV. Becky is hysterical with worry, after hours of searching, Kylie turns up at the Rovers revealing that she had Max all along. He turns on Kylie and stabs her and she dies in the street with David by her side. Lane explained that the addiction would intensify and result in "another downward spiral" for the character. [31], To prepare for the storyline Lane discussed her character's backstory with directors. She seduces a random man and begins feuding with Gail. "Becky was like a mother to Kylie. She decides to leave the area and her family. In 2018 she stars in the hit West End musical Kinky Boots. Coronation Street publicity said it would make "exciting viewing" for fans. She does love David, and she's not doing anything wrong." Lane said that Gail's reaction was understandable because Kylie is not the epitome of "the perfect daughter-in-law." Becky goes behind Steve's back by stealing the money from Dev Alahan's corner shop. Lane won Best Newcomer at the 2011 National Television Awards for her portrayal of Kylie. The producer added "she's going to have to get her act together, she really is. She convinces David to permanently move to Barbados to be with her sister, Becky. Off-screen, the actress met with a recovering drug addict and discussed the mental and psychological effects of amphetamine addition, which aided her portrayal of Kylie's struggle. "[12], It is then revealed that Kylie has a son, Max (Harry McDermott), who is in foster care. She was born in Hebden Bridge on 17th April 1986 and trained as an actress at the Central School of Speech and Drama in London, graduating in 2008 with a first-class honours degree and made her television debut in Heartbeat. [26], David begins by sending poison pen letters to Nick's wife Leanne Battersby (Jane Danson), which state that Nick is having an affair. Later she steals money from the till at Roy's Rolls, and jets off to Cyprus on holiday and leaves Max in Becky's care. On Kylie's hen night, Gail pays her £1,000 of Nick money to not marry David; Gail thinks that it has worked when Kylie does not arrive for the wedding. Max's father Callum arrives and demands contact with his son. "[36] Lane returned to filming as Kylie in April 2015. Becky complies and Kylie leaves. [1] Lane described her as a "messed up girl, dragged up by an alcoholic mother". She was introduced as Becky McDonald's (Katherine Kelly) half-sister, making her on-screen debut on 26 August 2010. {HD and headphones are your best friend!♥} Special thanks to everyone who has helped me out the past couple of days with the problem I incurred! She acknowledges she is dying and says her goodbyes to David and Gail. Gregson said that in Steve's opinion "she's been trouble from the start and he's sure that's not going to change. He then tells David that they should discuss the affair with Kylie and move on. Kylie Platt will appear on Coronation Street for the final time tonight as the popular character bows out of the show.. [47] Newspaper photographs later revealed Kylie would die on Coronation Street. Her behaviour becomes increasingly out of control and David confronts her. Actress Paula Lane was cast in the role and immediately received praise from executive producer Phil Collinson who described her as "brilliant". [2] Lane's first scenes aired on 26 August 2010. 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Paula Lane - Kylie Platt Paula Lane (right) had a … [11] Lane also sees Kylie as a "mixed-up girl", stating that she feels sorry for her. She then blackmails Audrey because her boyfriend Marc Selby (Andrew Hall) is a transvestite. Kylie fights off Clayton before getting stabbed. Lane took maternity leave in late 2014 and Kylie was off-screen from December 2014 until June 2015. He then contemplates committing suicide and then vandalises Nick's flat. They pretend to know nothing about Callum's disappearance and try to continue with their lives. She sleeps with Gary Windass (Mikey North). [22] The night before their wedding, Gail unsuccessfully tries to pay Kylie one thousand pounds to leave for good. [29] Producer Stuart Blackburn said that he used the story to "push Kylie to the edge". Kylie sees the situation as an "added bonus". [34], Lane's temporary departure scenes aired on Christmas Day 2014. Kylie has been well received by most critics for her image as a "gobby chav". [8], —Paula Lane on Kylie and David's dynamic. Lane said Kylie's sheer audacity was highlighted when she dared to blackmail her barren sister for more cash. [57] Mandy Appleyard writing for television magazine Buzz said "conniving Kylie" has done some dreadful things since arriving. Actress Paula Lane burst on to Coronation Street almost two years ago as Kylie, every inch a match for her feisty sister Becky McDonald. Lane described Callum as having "a very dark presence" in Kylie's life. The development was to offer viewers "something new" and both actors have praised their pairing as a positive move. Kylie was created as the "tearaway" half-sister of established character Becky McDonald (Katherine Kelly). Lane is originally from Hebden Bridge near Halifax. The live episode concluded with David returning home to the fatal scene. Paula Lane is an actress who formerly played Kylie Platt in Coronation Street. Later after a row with her mother-in-law Liz, Becky attacks and beats up both Kylie and her fiancé David Platt in their own home. She departed her role as Kylie Platt in 2014, when she left for maternity leave. They did not carry on with the scenario with Becky and Steve, because the viewers needed "something new". Kylie Platt (also Turner) is a fictional character from the British ITV soap opera, Coronation Street, played by Paula Lane. The storyline played the resurgence of Kylie's love of money. And we were definitely not prepared … Paula, who played Kylie Platt until 2016, was supported by her former onscreen family for Kinky Boots’ first night in Manchester. David rushes to her aid and an ambulance is called. Coronation Street Kylie Platt actress now: Here’s what Paula Lane is doing two years after leaving hit ITV soap – from welcoming second baby to new acting roles The actor concluded that David could forgive Kylie for her infidelity. [46] Lane described Kylie's death as one of the "most shocking" ever featured on the show. "[28] Writers kept the paternity of Kylie's baby a secret up until birth. It also created the opportunity for writers to revisit David's bad persona. Lane is originally from the village of Hebden Bridge in West Yorkshire. [22], David's mother Gail McIntyre (Helen Worth) is shocked to learn the identity of his mystery fiancée, and disapproves of Kylie. This causes the floor to give way and a recovery team unearthing Callum's body. [51][52] In February 2011, she was nominated for Best Actress in the 2011 All About Soap Bubble Awards. She added that because Gail is so possessive of David, "it doesn't bode well for the future." More information Coronation Street's Paula Lane reveals she's turned down work since quitting the soap - … [45] The following day Coronation Street released promotional images depicting David mourning Kylie over her open coffin. 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