|This article's content is marked as Mature|
The page Mature contains mature content that may include coarse language, sexual references, and/or graphic violent images which may be disturbing to some. Mature pages are recommended for those who are 18 years of age and older.
If you are 18 years or older or are comfortable with graphic material, you are free to view this page. Otherwise, you should close this page and view another page.
Stefan Brent is a fictional character and supporting antagonist of the British soap opera Coronation Street. He currently serves as a major antagonist in 2021 and is also the father of Corey Brent, thus playing a pivotal role in a nation-gripping storyline where Corey brutally attacked Nina Lucas and Seb Franklin in a teenage hate crime that resulted in the latter's death.
Stefan Brent is known to be a well-known publisher and married man in Weatherfield who is also the father of wayward teenager Corey Brent.
In 2021, Stefan made his first appearance in Weatherfield when he meets up with Dev Alahan about Corey's relationship with Dev's daughter Asha. It was already clear that Dev distrusts Corey due to his rebellious nature, and tells Stefan about this before threatening to kill him unless he gets Corey to stay away from Asha for good.
Later on, Stefan learns that Corey and his associates have perpetuated a horrific attack on young adults Nina Lucas and Seb Franklin. Both were hospitalized and although Nina survived the attack, Seb had died in the arms of his grieving mother Abi. Soon afterwards, Stefan orders Corey to cease contact with his associates in order to prevent his son from getting implicated behind the attack. Stefan's interference allows Corey to incriminate fellow teenager Kelly Neelan as the perpetuator, whereas his associate Eli Higginson is also apprehended for the crime.
So far Stefan has managed to help Corey avoid jail time by having his lawyer approve for Corey's bail conditions. With the case still ongoing, it is more than likely that Stefan will resurface in Weatherfield once more and perhaps go to extreme lengths in order to either keep his son out of trouble or avoid letting Ali and Nina get justice against him for Seb's death.
- It is confirmed that Stefan will become Corrie's central antagonist in 2021 as the storyline surrounding Corey's involvement in Nina's attack and Seb's death gets further explored.
|Soap Opera Villains|
Ahmet | Johnny Allen | Ruby Allen | Gray Atkins | Wilfred Atkins | Simon Atmore | Tom Bailey | Sadie Banks | Adam Bateman | Terry Bates | Viv Bates | Bobby Beale | Cindy Beale | Ian Beale | Lucy Beale | Steven Beale | Beresford | Biggie | Bijan | Oz Bolat | Abi Branning | Derek Branning | Max Branning | Suzy Branning | Dougie Briggs | James Willmott-Brown | Hugo Browning | Luke Browning | Bruno | Bunhead | Janine Butcher | Frankie Byrne | Cahill | Sarah Cairns | Carter | Chris | Marcus Christie | Clem | Richard Cole | Corley | Charles Cotton | Dotty Cotton | Nick Cotton | Tom Cotton | Jason Cox | Stella Crawford | Neil Crossley | Vic Crusher | Jack Dalton | Dee | Alexandra D'Costa | Madison Drake | Craig Dixon | Dermott Dolan | Eddie | Tom Eden | The Firm | Ross Fletcher | Pauline Fowler | Gray Foster | Joanne Francis | George | Graeme Tommy Grant | Rob Grayson | Danny Hardcastle | Johnny Harris | Junno Highway | Stuart Highway | Claudette Hubbard | Vincent Hubbard | Angel Hudson | Andy Hunter | Isaacs | Sam James | Ernie Johnson | Lucas Johnson | Ray Kelly | Yusef Khan | Leo King | Tony King | Katy Lewis | Bob Lister | Donna Ludlow | Joe Macer | Tosh Mackintosh | Aidan Maguire | Ciara Maguire | Caleb Malone | Gregory Mantel | Bird Meadows | Midge | Archie Mitchell | Ben Mitchell | Carla Mitchell | Eric Mitchell | Glenda Mitchell | Grant Mitchell | Phil Mitchell | Phillip Mitchell | Harvey Monroe | Danny Moon | Jake Moon | Michael Moon | Trevor Morgan | Ellie Nixon | Barbara Owen | Hunter Owen | Jackie Owen | Mel Owen | Steve Owen | Mehmet Osman | Annie Palmer | George Palmer | Suki Panesar | Danny Pennant | George Peters | Fraser Philips | Queenie Price | Annie Pritchard | Jagger Rawley | Ray | Stix Redman | Mike Rendon | Dennis Rickman | Denny Rickman Jr. | Willy Roper | Eddie Royle | Lydia Simmonds | Mandy Salter | Charlie Savage | Sean | Fraser Shelton | Bev Slater | Harry Slater | Hayley Slater | Sean Slater | Babe Smith | Nikki Spraggan | Evie Steele | Lorraine Stevens | Ritchie Stringer | Dan Sullivan | Gavin Sullivan | Mike Swann | Becca Swanson | DI Steve Thompson | Michaela Turnbull | Owen Turner | Clare Tyler | Liam Tyler | John Valecue | Mr Vinnicombe | Vix | Chrissie Watts | Den Watts | Adam White | Carl White | Nora White | Dean Wicks | Brad Williams | Jack Woodman | May Wright | Dan Zappieri