Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

Coronation Street‘s Julia Goulding and Sally Ann Matthews found plenty of ways to keep cheerful while filming the soap’s latest tragic plotline. 

The actresses took to social media on Friday to share footage of them volleying a beach ball to each other as they filmed Johnny Connor’s death.    

‘We did have fun between scenes though… storm drain water volleyball anyone?  @coronationstreet #supersoapweek,’ wrote Julia on Instagram. 

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

‘Such a fun week!’: Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding and Sally Ann Matthews found plenty of ways to keep cheerful while filming the soap’s latest tragic plotline

‘Such a fun week filming! @sallyannmatthews @coronationstreet #supersoapweek,’ Julia gushed as she shared a sweet snap of her and Sally grinning in waist high water. 

The soap star also shared a behind-the-scenes pics from behind the monitor that showed her sat with her legs in the air in the flooding set. 

‘Having a ‘chill’ between takes, thinking how clean my nails are looking…’ Julia joked as she captioned the snap of her staring at her hands while filming. 

Meanwhile, Sally revealed how hard the pair had worked to get the episode done with her own heartfelt caption.

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

‘Storm drain water volley ball anyone?’: The actresses took to social media on Friday to share footage of them volleying a beach ball to each other as they filmed Johnny Connor’s death

She wrote: ‘We grafted let me tell ya. It truly was one of the best experiences of my professional life. 

‘Months and months of preparation from every department at @coronationstreet and then we got to have the best six days ever x’ 

The actress shared a fun clip of her and her fellow cast and crew volleying a beach ball around in the water as they counted how many times they could keep the streak going.  

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

‘Having a ‘chill’ between takes, thinking how clean my nails are looking…’ Julia joked as she captioned the snap of her staring at her hands while filming

But the content that Julia and Sally were filming left viewers at home weeping. 

Coronation Street fans were reduced to tears on Friday night as Johnny Connor died after heroically saving his estranged wife Jenny Bradley. 

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

Tragic scenes marking the end of Super Soap Week saw Johnny, portrayed by Richard Hawley, hear his dead son Aidan call out ‘dad’, before he finally surrendered to the cold and drowned. 

Johnny’s death brought Richard’s six-year spell as Carla’s long-last father to a close. 

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

Heroic: Coronation Street fans were reduced to tears on Friday night as Johnny Connor died after heroically saving his estranged wife Jenny Bradley

Johnny and Jenny found themselves trapped in a sinkhole as torrential weather hit the cobbles, with the ordeal seeing him confess his love to her. 

He also apologised for his past mistakes before helping her escape.

The pair were fearful they would die together, before Shona Ramsey saved the day by throwing them a rope.

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

Tragic: Johnny and Jenny found themselves trapped in a sinkhole as torrential weather hit the cobbles, with the ordeal seeing him confess his love to her

A selfless Johnny was adamant that Jenny be pulled through first as Shona wouldn’t be able to pull both of them simultaneously.

Once reaching a place of safety, the women tried to call out to Johnny but to no avail – he died as he heard his son’s voice for the last time.  

Avid Corrie fans couldn’t handle the emotion, with one comparing it to the ‘Titanic all over again.’ 

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

Moving: Avid Corrie fans couldn’t handle the emotion, with one comparing it to the ‘Titanic all over again’

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

, Coronation Street’s Julia Goulding shares unseen snaps from shock drowning scene, The Habari News New York

Ordeal: The pair were fearful they would die together, before Shona Ramsey saved the day by throwing them a rope