John Kerr has been a writer on Coronation Street since 2009 contributing 140 scripts to date, including three double episodes co-credited with Damon Rochefort, Mark Burt and David Isaac.

Under the name of "John Sandford", he was originally an actor and was best known for appearing as Nat Simpson in Brookside from 1996 to 1997 in a memorable storyline regarding brother-sister incest. He also appeared in Grange Hill, The Bill and Doctors.

He turned to writing in the early 2000s and for a period was a storyliner on Emmerdale before joining the Coronation Street team in the same role in 2006.

Episodes written by John KerrEdit


2009 (13 episodes)


2010 (15 episodes)

2011 (15 episodes)

2012 (14 episodes)

2013 (11 episodes)

2014 (13 episodes)

2015 (13 episodes)

2016 (14 episodes)

2017 (14 episodes)

2018 (4 episodes)

2019 (13 episodes)

2020 (1 episode)

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