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Actor Tony on Coronation Street's Alzheimer's plot

Duration: 04:49

Actor Tony Hirst was here to talk about the challenges of his role in Coronation Street where he plays a character whose wife suffers with Alzheimers.

Tony says he got great support from people who had been affected by the disease in real life.

Available since: Tue 8 May 2012

This clip is from

Breakfast 08/05/2012

The latest news, sport, business and weather from the BBC's Breakfast team.

First broadcast: 08 May 2012

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