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Maria Connor (also Sutherland and Duarte) is a fictional character from the British ITV soap opera, Coronation Street, portrayed by Samia Longchambon . Maria starts dating property developer Chris Pitcher but is disappointed to learn he. SAMIA Longchambon has been on the cobbles for over sixteen years - and it looks like her character Maria's turbulent life is showing no signs. Tyrone Hobbs, Coronation Street provided by: ITV Picture Publicity Arguably the love of her life, Maria began dating Liam in and the.
And when she gave birth she named her son Liam.
Picture by Coronation Street. And he was even by her side when she gave birth to her baby boy Liam Connor Jr in Read More Later she and Tony became romantically involved.
But the relationship ended after Tony confessed to having Liam killed. Lloyd had warned Maria away from Chris who was the ex-boyfriend of his girlfriend at the time Cheryl. However he was lying about the severity of his condition to win back ex Cheryl - but after he was outed as a fraud he had to leave the cobbles and Maria. Maria reconciled with ex-boyfriend Jason and the pair were about to move in together until she shared a surprise kiss with gay bestfriend Marcus Dent.
After the kiss she realised she was in love with Marcus who was at the time dating Aiden Lester. However their relationship was short-lived after Marcus was caught in bed with Todd Grimshaw and Maria ended their relationship for good.
Pablo Maria has lunch with Pablo. Maria returned from a trip to Cyrpus inafter caring for her ill mother, married to a new man. Read More And when the fraudulent marriage was found out she was sentenced to 12 months imprisonment. She was later released on good behaviour but with an electronic tracking device on her ankle.
After her failed relationship with Marcus, and inbetween her short marriage to Pablo, Maria and Luke began dating and after a few hiccups they even got engaged. But their romance came crashing down when she gave in to temptation with Aidan - who was in a relationship with Eva Price at the time. Over the next few weeks, Maria has to put up with Frank's appearances at Underworld, Maria informs Carla of what he did, but after numerous apologies, Frank agrees to business with the factory.
Maria reaches breaking point when Carla announces that Frank has bought into the business and will be a new partner, she slaps Carla and quits her job after Carla says that Maria provoked the attack on herself.
Having reached the end of her tether, Maria eventually reports Frank to the police. Frank is arrested the next day, but there is not enough evidence so the police do not press any charges. Maria then returns to her old job as a hairdresser at Audrey's Salon, alongside David and Audrey.
Maria receives a phone call from a distressed Carla, on the eve of her wedding to Frank, asking her to come over to her flat. Upon arrival, a shocked Maria finds Carla cowering on the floor, revealing that Frank has raped her.
Maria puts her feud with Carla to one side and is immediately supportive, helping Carla as she reports the attack to the police. She supports Carla as she presses charges on Frank. Michelle returns from her cruise and the three sisters-in-law support Carla as Frank faces trial, he is found 'not guilty'.
Maria later begins fawning over gay friend; Marcus Dent Charlie Condou and he moves in with her, after splitting from his then boyfriend Sean Tully Antony Cotton.
After constant complaining about being single, her friends decide to deceive her into reconciling with her ex-boyfriend, Jason. She has sex with him and they resume dating. Jason is preparing to move in with Maria until Maria discovers a lump on her breast, who confides in Marcus and after undergoing a biopsy, she learns that the lump is benign. After celebrating with Marcus, the pair share a surprise kiss, but later agree that it was a mistake. Aiden receives a promotion, which is in London, and asks Maria whether Marcus will travel with him.
Maria attempts to terminate the thought of moving to London as Marcus will stay. Although, the couple later notice her trickery and agree to leave for London, upsetting Maria. Marcus angrily confronts her at the flat and unable to contain his feelings, they sleep together but after their steamy session, he rejects her.
The taxi arrives to take Aiden and Marcus but he refuses to leave, lying that he still loves Sean and ends his relationship with Aiden, leading a heartbroken Aiden to leave alone. Marcus stuns Maria when she sees him still at the flat and after revealing he is in love with her, they kiss and start casually dating. She later declares to Jason that their relationship is over. In lateMarcus and Maria decide that they want to buy a house together, away from the street, so that there are things like boating lakes and playgrounds for Liam.
After viewing a chain of properties, Marcus and Maria finally find a place with all the amenities that they were looking for.
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Marcus then decides to surprise Maria at the show home, and as he waits for her, their gay friend Todd Grimshaw Bruno Langley accompanies Marcus, but the pair end up having sex. Maria and her friend Audrey walk in on them, which leaves Marcus horrified and embarrassed. As Marcus tries to explain himself to Maria and put things right with her, she lashes out, attacks him, and ends their relationship for good.
Maria kicks Marcus out of their flat, but Maria is annoyed when he is offered a room at Todd's aunt Julie's flat. When Liam's childminder falls sick, and Maria does not answer her phone, Marcus decides to pick Liam up from the childminder's house, as no one else can.
After picking Liam up, Marcus brings him back to the salon to meet Maria. Marcus tries to tell Maria that he is going to London for a short time, and Maria tells him that she wants nothing else to do with him.
When Marcus returns, Maria was furious. After finding out that Tyrone's ex-girlfriend Kirsty Soames Natalie Gumede has been released from prison, Maria comforts Tyrone and decided to try to rekindle their relationship by sending texts, pretending to be Kirsty with the letter "K" at the end.
Tyrone and Fiz's relationship start to strain because of the texts and Fiz calling the police on her. When Maria gets Tyrone to herself for half an hour on the bench, she sees Fiz and deliberately hugs him in the hope that Fiz will dump him. Fiz moves out of Tyrone's house and moves back in with Chesney. The next day, the police come knocking to Fiz and she found out that Kirsty is abroad and there is proof that the messages have come from the UK. Confused, Fiz rings the number and Tyrone picks it up and realizes that Maria was behind it all along.
Maria tries to explain that she loves Tyrone and desperately tries to convinces him that he feels the same, but a furious Tyrone pushes her away and tells her to stay away from them. The next day, Tyrone and Fiz call the police and Maria gets arrested. The police then say that whatever happens next is up to Tyrone and Fiz.
After some persuasion from Kirk, they decide to drop the charges. Maria then decides to take Liam to Cyprus for a while, so that he can spend a bit of time with his grandparents.
Maria returns on 30 June, saying that being away helped her come to terms with what happened with Marcus and has helped her overall mental health.
She and Kirk go to the Rovers for a drink where they bump into Fiz. Maria tries to apologise to Fiz for sending the texts to Tyrone and for frightening them. Fiz tells Maria that she will never forgive her for what she did. Marcus comes to Maria's defense and tells Fiz that Maria was obviously not well when she was doing those things and was therefore not herself.
Marcus later catches Todd kissing another man to which had stayed the night before at Todd's house. Marcus is horrified and realizes what Todd is really like.
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Marcus then dumps Todd and Maria comforts him. Marcus later leaves Weatherfield departing on good terms with Maria. She later begins a relationship with Luke Britton Dean Fagan. Maria is initially reluctant to commit to Luke. He later accompanies her to a wedding and they begin a serious relationship. Maria also likes Luke as he gets along with Liam. She later buys Luke a stock racing car as a gift.
He restores the car as it is not in good condition and later begins racing the car. She regrets buying him the racing car after she realises it could put his life in danger as he previously had an accident before he met Maria while racing a car. Luke agrees to give up racing the car but secretly continues racing it.
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Maria later finds out that Luke is still racing the car after Norris Cole Malcolm Hebden lets slip that he saw Luke loading the car onto a trailer, while assumed to be working by Maria. Maria is furious when she finds out and later gives Luke an ultimatum either he gives up the racing or they're over. Luke later agrees to give up racing the car but is later blackmailed by his friend, Jamie Bowman James Atherton over photos he has of his ex-girlfriend and Luke's sister, Steph Britton Tisha Merry.
Maria later leaves the street for Cyprus in order to help her father Eric, look after her mother who has had an accident while living over there. Maria returns in April and it becomes obvious she is keeping a secret, whilst at the salon she takes a phone call from a man called Pablo, who she has married, Audrey later spots them kissing after he turns up outside her flat however Maria later reveals she only married Pablo to keep him in the country as he has a boyfriend in the UK.
Maria later has sex with Aidan Connor Shayne Wardwho is dating Eva Price Catherine Tyldesley and still wants to continue the affair but Aidan doesn't as he has heard the Fiz calling her 'Mad Maria' and the factory girls saying that she's crazy. They are nearly caught out after Caz accidentally mentions that she saw Aidan in the flat the night before whereas he had told a lie to Eva. Eva questioned them both and Maria makes up that Aidan is looking at flats for her.
This irritates Aidan as he doesn't want to move in with her and him and Maria argue. Maria then ends her engagement with Luke, which also devastates him. Later on back at the flat, Caz tells Liam that Maria and Luke are no longer together which infuriates Maria. Caz questions Maria whether her and Aidan had something going on and Maria orders Caz out. After Maria manages to get Caz a job interview Caz kisses her, Maria then tells Audrey and Sophie about the kiss and Caz overhears this and leaves the street.
Although upset, Maria accepted his decision. Maria began an affair with bad boy Charlie Stubbswho was in a relationship with Tracy Barlow at the time. When David Platt discovered Maria's affair, he was jealous as he personally had an intense crush on her. Charlie tried to drown David in a bath in an attempt to avoid his affair with Maria being revealed to Tracy.
However, Maria walked in on Charlie's attack on David and confessed to a furious Tracy, who brawled with her on the cobbles as a result. It was this affair that would ultimately be the end of Charlie, as Tracy murdered him in revenge for his infidelity. Maria witnessed Charlie's death in hospital caused by Tracy's attack and quickly saw through Tracy's self-defence claims, testifying against her at the murder trial.
Maria then began flirting with local entrepreneur Liam Connor and eventually they began dating in September Maria revealed to Liam that she was pregnant with his baby and he agreed to stand by her, subsequently proposing. Liam and Maria married, despite some last minute nerves from Maria.
In AprilMaria was horrified to realise that her unborn baby had stopped kicking. She was rushed to hospital, where the midwives said that she must have her labour induced immediately. Unable to tell Liam, she went to the hospital alone and gave birth to a stillborn baby boy.
Liam and Maria then reconciled. While they were not together, Liam had a one-night stand with Carla Connorwho had always fancied Liam. Carla had earlier tried to ruin their marriage on the wedding day, without success. They soon began an affair, but Liam ended his and Carla's relationship, regretting his actions, after Maria had begged for forgiveness for telling him about their stillborn baby.
Liam and Maria then left to go on their honeymoon with their dog Ozzymuch to Carla's despair.
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Tension relaxed following the couple's return. In SeptemberRosie Webster showed Tony GordonCarla's husband-to-be, footage she had of Liam and Carla kissing at her apartment, in an attempt to seduce him. He then planned a vendetta against Liam, hiring Jimmy Dockerson to kill Liam in a hit-and-run, this left Maria devastated, as she had just discovered that she was pregnant again. Following his death, Maria discovered Carla's involvement in Lad Rags, and later the affair, after Sally WebsterRosie's mother, drunkenly informed her at the wedding of Tony and Carla.
Maria, infuriated, failed to confront Carla before she departed on her honeymoon. Maria was soon to figure out that Liam's death was no accident, and strongly suspected that Tony was involved. Over the next month, she began accusing Tony of murdering Liam.