PUBLISHED: 11:11, Wed, Jan 6, 2021 | UPDATED: 11:18, Wed, Jan 6, 2021
Alan Igbon dies ‘peacefully’ aged 68 (Image: GRANADATV/ITV )
Coronation Street and Boys from the Blackstuff actor Alan Igbon has died “peacefully” aged 68.
He played the estranged father of Ryan Thomas' character Jason Grimshaw on Corrie.
The star’s niece Lee-Ann Igbon confirmed the sad news on Facebook.