Derek Griffiths To Leave 'Coronation Street', And He Doesn't Have Long Left On Screen

Derek Griffiths, who plays Coronation Street’s Freddie Smith, is leaving the soap after just one year. While Derek’s exact reason for leaving has not been made clear, The Sun has claimed he’s taken a role in a stage production of ‘Driving Miss Daisy’. The Huffington Post UK has contacted ‘Coronation Street’ for comment.