New Corrie star Lucy shines in TV award shortlist

Lucy Fallon as Bethany Platt
Lucy Fallon as Bethany Platt
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Young soap star Lucy Fallon has been shortlisted for the TV Choice Soap Awards.

The Cleveleys girl, who joined Coronation Street in January as Bethany Platt, is up for the best soap newcomer title having made it through an initial online vote.

Now fans are being urged to support the local lass.

Her agent at Scream Management Jessica Bell said: “We’re so excited for Lucy, this is fantastic news - so please everyone vote for Lucy, there’s not much time so don’t delay.

“It’s quick and easy to do online.”

Blackpool’s Jenna Coleman is also nominated in the best actress category for her role as doctor’s assistant Clara in Doctor Who, and Nikki Sanderson as Maxine Minniver in Hollyoaks, for best soap actress.

Votes close on the website,, on Friday, July 10.