• ITV confirms Coronation Street won’t be getting Canadian makeover

    Following rumours that ITV was creating a Canadian version of Coronation Street, the production company have confirmed that the soap will not be remade for Canada, but a source confirmed that they are developing a new soap based in Toronto. A newspaper report had initially claimed that the popular soap, which won best serial drama at this year’s National Television Awards, would be remade for a Canadian audience, set in Toronto. However, a source confirmed that the show was not moving abroad.   “Coronation Street is already shown in Canada,” a source told Mirror Online. “So we are not remaking Corrie.” The