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coronation street Star Alan Halsall has opened up on Tyrone Dobbs’ next surprise proposal to Fiz Stape on the soap opera.
It’s fair to say the pair have been through quite a bit over the past few years, and in scenes airing next week, Tyrone decides it’s time to pop the question again after meeting with the school counselor on Hope, where they are interrogated. on their family.
Speaking about Tyrone’s decision to get down on one knee ahead of the couple’s big Christmas storyline, Alan admitted it “took a long time” for the couple.
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“Tyrone proposed to Fiz before, but I certainly think everything they’ve been through in the last two years has just cemented what Tyrone wants in his life; he wants Fiz to be his wife and he wants that life of family,” he said.
“Tyrone thought he could find happiness somewhere else and he couldn’t because that happiness belongs to Fiz and now he doesn’t want to hang around anymore, he’s like, ‘Let’s go, let’s go!'”
The star noted that the pair have been on and off, recalling that Fiz and Tyrone had their first kiss 21 years ago, “which is mind-blowing when you think about it”.
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“They were engaged before but things went wrong or money was an issue or they constantly found problems in their relationship and the timing was never right,” he explained. “It really feels like the time is right this time.”
Alan admitted he was “hopeful” the couple would marry one day, believing that despite their separation at times over the years “there has always been something between Tyrone and Fiz”.
“It’s been all these years, which you don’t often see on TV. I think it’s good that finally it looks like they’re about to get married and I don’t think Tyrone can wait!”
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He also suggested it could be a new chapter for the couple, predicting: “I definitely think as a couple they’re going to have a lot of discussions about what a fresh start means to them because they’re parents. of two children and they have a house together so it’s a new beginning but with a lot of familiarity too.
“Tyrone knows this is what he wants now and I hope Fiz knows this is what she wants after the whole Phill situation,” he added. “So it’s a fresh start, they now ‘know’ after all the problems they’ve had over the years, that their happiness rests on each other.”
coronation street airs Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 8pm on ITV1 and streams on ITVX.
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