Coronation Street: 'She has no future in the show': Georgia May Foote's soap character to be KILLED OFF two years after her exit... and it won't even be shown on-screen

Mail Online | 10/13/2017 | Becky Freeth for MailOnline
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She left the soap in 2015 after five years and was promised that the door was always open.

But it appears Coronation Street bosses have had a change of heart, as it's reported that Georgia May Foote's character will be 'killed off' in an off-screen accident.

Georgia - Katy - Armstrong - Car - Crash

Georgia, 26, will not return to play Katy Armstrong and is instead expected to die in a car crash in Portugal during an episode next week, amid claims she 'has no future in the show'.

Having left the soap in 2015, Georgia's alter-ego Katy has been living overseas with her son Joseph.

Katy - Partner - Chesney - Sam - Aston

Katy's former partner Chesney (Sam Aston) will be shattered by the news and left feeling desperate to leave Weatherfield for Portugal.

Representatives for Georgia May Foote have been contacted by MailOnline for comment.

Spokesperson - Coronation - Street - Speculation

A spokesperson for Coronation Street has refused to comment on storyline speculation.

A TV source told The Sun newspaper: 'As Katy, Georgia was really popular with Corrie fans and had some big storylines. But bosses have clearly decided that she has no future in the soap, and have ruled out a return by killing her off.

'You - Character - Screen

'You might have thought they would show such a well-known character being written out on screen but that wasn't to be.'

A decision was made to write Georgia out of the soap in April 2014, with bosses insisting that the door was still open and she was not being 'killed off'.

Show - Stuart - Blackburn - Statement - Decision

Show boss Stuart Blackburn said in a statement: 'The decision to write out the character of Katy Armstrong is based on storyline discussions and will be one of the consequences of the current drama involving the Windass/Armstrong clan.'

'Katy will not be killed off and the door will be left open for a possible return. We wish Georgia every success with her...
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