Bernie And Fern in Corrie are not related to each other. Fans are often confused about them being twin sisters.
As Bernie and Fern, Corrie fans saw double during Friday night’s installment of the ITV soap, as Bernie Winter and newcomer Fern shared their first scene.
Fern, aka Gabrielle Glaister, made a memorable first appearance on the ITV soap as she interrupted Bernie, aka Jane Hazlegrove, after her return from a shopping spree.
Bernie tried to tell the newcomer that it was an honest mistake, but Fern was not buying it, and it wasn’t long before they were throwing insults at each other as they clocked how unbelievably similar they looked.
Are Bernie And Fern In Corrie Related?
The likeness was uncanny and left several Corrie fans amazed, given the actresses are not related in real life.
Taking to Twitter, one wrote: “OMG, they look so alike the only difference you can tell between them is that they don’t sound the same.”
The lookalikes left several fans predicting a long-lost sister twist could be coming for the pair on the soap, as one fan wrote: “Is this going to be Bernie’s long-lost sister or something?”
“Bernie’s twin sister?? That’s just weird!” another wrote as a fellow fan chimed: “It’s like looking in the mirror, aye Bernie.”
Actress Jane has revealed that the pair look so similar that some of their Corrie colleagues have even stopped Gabrielle in the corridor to chat, thinking it was her.
She said: “I mentioned this idea to Jonathan a while ago. Gabby and I are constantly mistaken for each other, with people saying they had seen one of us in something when it was the other one.
“We have often laughed about it together, but then I started thinking it might be fun to have her in the show as Bernie’s secret twin or a doppelganger.
Bernie And Fern Family Tree
Aside from the series, Corrie, Bernie and Fern have their own Family Lives. The characters are happy and satisfied with their personal life.
Bernie, aka Jane Hazlegrove, is a Lesbian. She is married to Isobel Middleton.
Isobel is a British Actress, Writer, and Producer. The couple tied the knot on August 8, 2015. Bernie has been an inspiration for lesbians and is Listed as one of the 100 most influential LGBT people of the year in 2012’s World Pride Power List.
As the couple is lesbian, they don’t have a child. Moreover, the details & information of Bernie’s parents and siblings are behind the curtains and yet to be disclosed.
Similarly, talking about Fern, aka Gabrielle Glaister, is living a happy life with her husband and son. The couple had a son named Clement in October 2003.
Fern’s husband, Simon Nelson, is a Northern Irish television producer. However, Fern’s family detail also still yet to be unwrapped.
Corrie Cast: Bernie And Fern Net Worth
As of 2023, Fern’s estimated net worth is approximately $250. Her primary source of income is her acting profession.
Glaister’s first television roles were in 1983 in Jury and Jane Eyre. Her first notable television roles were three appearances as “Bob” in the 1980s Blackadder series and the part of Patricia Farnham, the long-suffering partner of Max Farnham (Steven Pinder), in Brookside from 1990 until 1997.
Bernie is one of the richest TV Actresses & listed as the most popular TV Actress. Jane Hazlegrove’s net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.
Bernie is known for portraying the role of Kathleen Dixie Dixon in the BBC medical drama Casualty. She has also appeared as Rosie in Making Out, Rosemary Mason in Silent Witness, Yvonne Bradley in London’s Burning, and roles in Jonathan Creek, The Bill, Doctors, Families, Lovejoy, and Coronation.