Corrie bosses ‘desperate to keep Brooke Vincent’ as Sophie after mass cast exit

Coronation Street new mum Brooke Vincent has been given “as long as she needs” before deciding on her soap future.

She bowed out in the summer as she prepared for the October birth of son Mexx with footballer Kean Bryan.

But bosses have told her she can return to the soap whenever she wants.

Sources say a better deal will be on the table if the 27-year-old wants to resume her role as Sophie Webster.

One insider said: “The show execs are desperate to keep her and will offer her more money.

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“There is no rush but they also don’t want to lose another big name after so many high-profile departures. She has been told she can have as long as she needs.”

Her final scenes were aired on October 9 even though the actress actually left in August.

Brooke, 27, shared her emotional final moments on set after shooting scenes in Dev’s corner shop.

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In the clips, several cast and crew, including Antony Cotton and Mikey North, said goodbye to the mum-to-be.

The star was clearly emotional as she received a bouquet of flowers from on-screen mother Sally Dynevor, who stepped forward to give a touching speech.

She told her: “We’re going to miss you so much.

“Oh Brooke we all love you so much, you’ve been here since you were 11. This is your home.

“You can come back anytime you want to, bring the baby.”

In the soap Sophie has headed off to Cambodia with Kate Connor after inheriting money from her Aunt Vi.

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