Chris Fountain 'won't be edited out of Corrie episodes'

The Daily Mirror's deputy TV editor Mark Jefferies reports that Coronation Street actor Chris Fountain could be seen in the soap for up to eight weeks after his sacking:

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Am told Chris Fountain will not be edited out of current Coronation Street eps so he could be on screen for 6-8 weeks.

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Corrie star sorry over videos

Coronation Street star Chris Fountain said ITV chiefs had "no choice" but to axe him from the show after online video clips of him delivering foul-mouthed raps - which included lyrics about rape - emerged online.