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Anthony McVay "Tony" Simpson, MBE , better known by his stage name Tony Warren, was an English television screenwriter, best known for creating the ITV soap opera Coronation Street. He was an actor, created other television dramas and wrote critically acclaimed novels.

Born Anthony McVay Simpson
(1936-07-08)8 July 1936
Pendlebury, Lancashire, England, UK
Died 1 March 2016(2016-03-01) (aged 79)
Occupation Screenwriter
Period 1957–2016
Notable works Coronation Street (1960–2016)

Anthony McVay "Tony" Simpson, MBE (8 July 1936 – 1 March 2016), better known by his stage name Tony Warren, was an English television screenwriter, best known for creating the ITV soap opera Coronation Street. He was an actor, created other television dramas and wrote critically acclaimed novels.

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Tribute to Tony Warren from Granada Reports - 2nd March 2016

Reporting live from the set of The Rovers Return, the local news programme for Granadaland looks back on the legacy of Tony Warren, creator of Coronation ...

This Is Your Life: Tony Warren

This Is Your Life: Tony Warren Originally broadcast 11 October 1995. Michael Aspel surprises Coronation Street creator, Tony Warren, in the Rovers.

Michael Le Vell On Tony Warren | Lorraine

Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1KyA9sV Broadcast on 03/03/2016 From the cobbles of Coronation Street, actor Michael Le Vell shares his memories of ...

This Morning: Tony Warren and Daran Little (1995)

Coronation Street's creator Tony Warren and the show's archivist Daran Little on the sofa on ITV's 'This Morning' programme.