Catherine Tyldesley and Tom Pitfield - British Soap Awards After Party held at the Palace Hotel Manchester - Departures at Palace Hotel Manchester - Manchester, United Kingdom - Saturday 16th May 2015
Channel 4 will go ahead and air its 'Dispatches' programme in which Coronation Street soap stars are shown to breach marketing rules by promoting bogus products.
Despite legal threats from ITV, Channel 4 will go ahead and air its undercover sting that reportedly shows Coronation Street actresses promoting products on Twitter that, unbeknownst to the performers involved, were fakes set up by Dispatches to expose marketing rules being breached.
Brooke Vincent: Stung By Channel 4's Dispatches.
Celebs, Brands and Fake Fans, the hour long Dispatches programme features actors including Brooke Vincent and Catherine Tyldesley who are secretly filmed receiving beauty products from a bogus “new” cosmetics firm; some of which were later tweeted about. The documentary makers set up a fake cosmetics brand “Puttana Aziendale” which means – we kid you not – “corporate whore.”