One of the keys to Coronation Street's success has been the quality of its production and scripts, and some of the best known names in television drama have written, directed and produced the series over the years. There have been over 100 writers, over 100 directors and nearly 30 producers of the programme over the years.
The current Coronation Street production team (according to the screen credits) are:
Martin Allen, Ken Blakeson, John Fay, Julie Gearey, Catherine Hayes, Jayne Hollinson, David Lane, Daran Little, Jan McVerry, Peter Mills, Carmel Morgan, Debbie Oates, Chris Parker, Stephen Russell, John Stevenson, Joe Turner, Mark Wadlow, Peter Whalley
John Anderson, Ian Bevitt, Colin Cant, Tim Dowd, Eugene Ferguson, Duncan Foster, David Kester, Craig Lines, Tim O'Mara, Tony Prescott, Tracey Rooney, Alan Wareing
Gareth Philips and Jane Hudson
Mark Bickerton, Josie Burke, Nazrin Choudury, David Millard, Bryan Kirkwood
Head of Production:
Of course, Coronation Street is based on an idea by Tony
Warren, and the theme music was composed by Eric Spear
There are also lists of Writers, Directors and Producers that have worked on Coronation Street over the years.