’s (Samia Longchambon
) life is turned upside down in Coronation Street
next week, as she finds out that a deep-fake video of her has gone viral online.
The local councillor makes the discovery after clashing with son Liam, who eventually reveals all about the video, which has been doing the rounds at his school.
She wastes little time in checking out the video, which sees her face superimposed onto a naked body, and she’s appalled to discover just how realistic it is.
To make matters worse, the deep fake porn video comes shortly after another viral clip, which takes the mickey out of everything she stands for as a councillor.
‘It’s awful,’ said actress Samia Longchambon, discussing the plot development. ‘Maria has been hiding the first video from Liam because she’s embarrassed.
‘And then she gets a call while she’s in the street to say that Liam has been involved in a fight with another boy.