Coronation Street viewers will see Sean’s son Dylan return to the big screen in tonight’s (Friday 15 July) episodes when he visits his father.
In the last two years, Dylan has returned to the cobbles a few times.
But who is Dylan, who is his mother and who plays him?
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Coronation Street: Who are Dylan’s parents?
Dylan is the son of Violet Wilson and Sean Tully.
Violet was on the cobblestones from 2004 to 2008. She was played by actress Jenny Platt.
Violet was a barmaid at Rovers Pub and became friends with Sean Tully.
In 2007, Sean and Violet got drunk and the topic of children came up. They agreed that if neither of them had a child by the age of 30, they would have one together.
However, they then agreed to try for a baby immediately and Violet became pregnant.
During her pregnancy, Violet wanted to raise the baby without Sean. However, when he found out about it, he threatened legal action.
Eventually, Violet got back together with her ex-boyfriend Jamie and gave birth to a son she named Dylan in February 2008.
Why did Violet leave Weatherfield?
Jamie and Violet started living together, but they soon decided to move to London to raise Dylan. They planned this behind Sean’s back, but he soon found out the truth.
Although he tried to stop them, they left and severed contact with Sean.
In 2011, Sean managed to reconnect with Violet and she reappeared in the Easter special when Sean was visiting her in London.
She allowed him to see his son and Sean stayed in touch and visited him over the years.
In 2020, Dylan returned to the big screen after eight years.
How old is Dylan now?
Dylan was born on February 22, 2008 making him 14 years old.
Who plays Dylan on Coronation Street?
Dylan is played by Liam McCheyne. Liam previously played Dylan alongside his twin brother Connor between 2011 and 2012.
As well as playing Dylan in the ITV soap, Liam also played Harrison in the fifth series of Last Tango in Halifax.
He has also appeared in TV series Moving On, ITV series The Bay and Channel 5 drama All Creatures Great and Small.
In 2018 he also had a role in the TV movie Mother’s Day.
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Coronation Street airs Mondays and Wednesdays at 7.30pm and 8.30pm, with an hour-long episode on Fridays at 7.30pm on ITV
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