Actors Brookside Cast List

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Brookside cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Brookside main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these Brookside stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Brookside focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Brookside that are on here as well.

This poll contains items like Amanda Burton and Anna Friel

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Alan Rothwell is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Brookside Cast List
Alan Rothwell Children's Ward, Dead Man Weds, Top Secret - Alan Rothwell is an English actor and television presenter. He was born in Oldham, Lancashire. He first came to fame in 1960, playing the character David Barlow in the then new ITV soap opera ...more

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Amanda Burton is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Brookside Cast List
Amanda Burton Silent Witness, Waterloo Road, Brookside - Amanda Burton is a Northern Irish actress, active from 1981. During her career, Burton was best known for her television roles as Heather Black in the Channel 4 soap opera Brookside, Beth Glover ...more

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Claire Sweeney is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Brookside Cast List
Claire Sweeney Brookside, Celebrity Big Brother, Loose Women - Claire Jane Sweeney is an English actress, singer and television personality, best known for playing the role of Lindsey Corkhill in the Channel 4 soap opera Brookside and her appearance on the ...more

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Dean Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Brookside Cast List
Dean Sullivan Brookside - Dean Sullivan is an English actor. He is best known for playing Jimmy Corkhill in Channel 4's soap opera Brookside. He joined Brookside in February 1986 and remained with the show until it was ...more

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Alexandra Pigg is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Brookside Cast List
Alexandra Pigg Alexandra Pigg is a British actress who first came to prominence as Petra Taylor in the TV soap opera Brookside. Her best-known film appearances are as Elaine in Letter to Brezhnev, for which ...more

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Gillian Kearney is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Brookside Cast List
Gillian Kearney Shameless, Brookside, The Forsyte Saga - Gillian Louise Kearney is an English actress best known for playing Jessica Harrison in the long-running BBC television medical drama series Casualty, and her early role as Debbie McGrath in ...more

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Helen Grace is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Brookside Cast List
Helen Grace The Vanishing Man, Brookside, Roger Roger - Helen Grace is an English actress perhaps best known for her controversial role as the incestuous Georgia Simpson on the Channel 4 soap Brookside.

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Ian Hendry is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Brookside Cast List
Ian Hendry The Avengers, Brookside, The Adventures of Don Quick - Ian Hendry was an English film, television and stage actor. He was best known for his work on several British TV series of the 1960s and 1970s, including The Avengers and The Lotus Eaters, as ...more

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Kenneth Cope is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Brookside Cast List
Kenneth Cope Brookside, That Was the Week That Was, That Was The Week That Was - Kenneth Cope is an English actor. He is most famous for his roles as Marty Hopkirk in Randall and Hopkirk, Jed Stone in Coronation Street and Ray Hilton in Brookside.

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Alyson Spiro is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Brookside Cast List
Alyson Spiro Alyson Spiro is a British actress who played Sarah Sugden on the British television soap opera Emmerdale from 1994–2000. She also appeared in the programs Brookside, Casualty, The Bill, Doctors, ...more

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Mary Tamm is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Brookside Cast List
Mary Tamm Jane Eyre, Brookside, Diamond Geezer - Mary Tamm was a British actress, known for her role as Romana in the BBC's science fiction television series Doctor Who, starring opposite Tom Baker in the 1978–79 story arc The Key to Time.

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Anna Friel is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Brookside Cast List
Anna Friel Pushing Daisies, Brookside, G.B.H. - Anna Louise Friel is an English actress. Born in Rochdale, she has been acting since the age of 13, appearing in a number of British television programmes. She played Beth Jordache in the ...more

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Paul Usher is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Brookside Cast List
Paul Usher Brookside, Liverpool 1, Safari School - Paul Usher is an English actor. He was educated at Wirral Grammar School for Boys, Bebington, and is best known for playing Barry Grant in Brookside, from the first episode until the last, and ...more

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Peter Christian is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Brookside Cast List
Peter Christian Brookside - Peter Christian is an English actor best known for his roles on UK Television. In 1983, he appeared in the original Liverpool Playhouse production of Willy Russell's Blood Brothers as Sammy. On ...more

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Philip Olivier is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Brookside Cast List
Philip Olivier Brookside, Hollyoaks: In the City, The Games - Philip Olivier is a British actor, model and stage performer best known for playing the role of Tim O'Leary in the soap opera Brookside. Philip spent his early childhood living in South Africa ...more

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Sue Johnston is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Brookside Cast List
Sue Johnston Downton Abbey, Little Dorrit, The Royle Family - Susan Johnston, OBE is a BAFTA nominated English actress known for playing Sheila Grant in the soap opera Brookside, Grace Foley in Waking the Dead, Barbara Royle in the BBC comedy The Royle ...more

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Anna Keaveney is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Brookside Cast List
Anna Keaveney Divided We Stand - Anna Keaveney was an English actress best known for her role as Marie Jackson in the Channel 4 soap opera Brookside. She appeared in the films Shirley Valentine, The 51st State, and in several ...more

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Jennifer Ellison is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Brookside Cast List
Jennifer Ellison Hell's Kitchen, Brookside, The Verdict - Jennifer Lesley Ellison is an English actress, glamour model, television personality, dancer and singer. Ellison is perhaps best known for playing Emily Shadwick in the television soap opera ...more

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Annie Miles is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Brookside Cast List
Annie Miles Annie Miles is an actress who is best known for her roles in television soap opera. She played Sue Sullivan in Brookside from 1987 to 1991, and Maria Simons Starr in Family Affairs from 1997 to ...more

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Alex Fletcher is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Brookside Cast List
Alex Fletcher Hollyoaks, Brookside - Alexandra Fletcher is a British actress noted known for her roles as Jacqui Dixon in Brookside and Diane O'Connor in Hollyoaks.

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Letitia Dean is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Brookside Cast List
Letitia Dean EastEnders, Grange Hill, Brookside - Letitia Dean is an English actress and singer. She is best known for her role as Sharon Watts, one of the original characters in the BBC soap opera EastEnders. Dean was part of the original cast ...more

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Barry Sloane is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Brookside Cast List
Barry Sloane Revenge, The Whispers, Hollyoaks - Barry Sloane is an English actor. He has appeared in numerous television shows, and in the BAFTA Award-winning television films Pleasureland and The Mark of Cain. In 2006, Sloane made his West ...more

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Gene Foad is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Brookside Cast List
Gene Foad Brookside, Dickens Of London - Gene Foad is an actor and cinematographer.

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Neil Davies is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Brookside Cast List
Neil Davies Brookside -

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Ben Hull is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Brookside Cast List
Ben Hull One Night, The Royal Today, Hollyoaks: Movin' On - Ben Hull is an English Actor and Presenter.

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Bernadette Foley is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Brookside Cast List
Bernadette Foley

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Bill Dean is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Brookside Cast List
Bill Dean Pennies From Heaven, Pennies from Heaven, Oh No - Bill Dean was a British actor who was born in Everton, Liverpool, Lancashire. He was born Patrick Connolly but took his stage name in honour of Everton football legend William 'Dixie' Dean.

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Bryan Murray is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Brookside Cast List
Bryan Murray Bread, The Irish R.M., Oscar - Bryan Murray is an Irish actor. He plays Bob Charles in the soap opera Fair City. Murray was born in Dublin, Ireland. As a stage actor, he began his career in Dublin at the Abbey Theatre where, ...more

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Carl Chase is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Brookside Cast List
Carl Chase Carl Chase is an actor.

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Danny Webb is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Brookside Cast List
Danny Webb Agatha Christie's Poirot, Henry VIII, Life Begins - Danny Webb is an English television and film actor. He may be best known for his role as the prisoner Morse in Alien 3 and as Thomas Cromwell in Henry VIII. He has appeared in many famous ...more

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David Easter is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Brookside Cast List
David Easter Family Affairs - David Easter is an English actor. Easter made his acting debut in the 1979 disco film The Music Machine. From 1984 to 1987 he played Pat Hancock on the soap opera Brookside. He has also acted in ...more

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David Yip is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Brookside Cast List
David Yip The Chinese Detective, Liverpool Nativity, Every Silver Lining - David Yip is an English actor, best known for his lead role in The Chinese Detective.

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Dicken Ashworth is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Brookside Cast List
Dicken Ashworth I, Lovett - Dicken Ashworth is an English actor.

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Gabrielle Glaister is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Brookside Cast List
Gabrielle Glaister Jane Eyre, Family Affairs, All at No 20 - Gabrielle Glaister is an English actress.

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Gail McKenna is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Brookside Cast List
Gail McKenna Gail McKenna rose to fame in the 1980s as a Page 3 girl and glamour model. She subsequently became a theatre and television actress, a sports presenter for L!VE TV and Five, and a presenter of ...more

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George Christopher is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Brookside Cast List
George Christopher George Christopher is a British actor. He is best known for his teenage role as Liverpudlian scamp Ziggy Greaves in Grange Hill, a role he played from 1986 to 1989. The character was a hit with ...more

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Gladys Ambrose is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Brookside Cast List
Gladys Ambrose Brookside - Gladys Ambrose was an English actress of film and television, best known for her role as the gossipy Julia Brogan on the long-running soap opera, Brookside, which she played from 1985 until just ...more

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Jean Heywood is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Brookside Cast List
Jean Heywood All Creatures Great and Small, Boys from the Blackstuff, The Glass Virgin - Jean Heywood is a British actress. Born in Blyth, Northumberland, Heywood has appeared in films such as Billy Elliot and Our Day Out. Her TV work includes roles in When the Boat Comes In, All ...more

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John Burgess is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Brookside Cast List
John Burgess Wheel of Fortune, Burgo's Catch Phrase - John Burgess is an Australian television and radio personality, often referred to as "Burgo" and "Baby John Burgess". He is best known for his hosting duties on Wheel of

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John McArdle is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Brookside Cast List
John McArdle Merseybeat, The Cazalets, Gallowglass - John McArdle is an actor.

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Karen Drury is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Brookside Cast List
Karen Drury Ain't Misbehavin', A Bit of a Do - Karen Drury is a British actress from Wetherby best known for her role as Susannah Farnham in Channel 4 soap, Brookside which she played from 1991 to 2000. Drury claimed in an interview with The ...more

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Lisa Faulkner is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Brookside Cast List
Lisa Faulkner Murder in Suburbia, New Street Law, Dangerfield - Lisa Tamsin Faulkner is an English actress and celebrity chef.

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Marcus Hutton is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Brookside Cast List
Marcus Hutton Marcus Hutton is an actor and voice over artist who trained at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Hutton played Nathan Cuddington in Channel 4's soap opera Brookside from 1998 - 2000. He ...more

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Marji Campi is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Brookside Cast List
Marji Campi Surgical Spirit - Marji Campi is a British actress, best known for playing Joyce Watson in Surgical Spirit between 1989 and 1995; and Jessie Hilton in Brookside, from 1998 to 2002. Her stage experience includes ...more

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Michael Starke is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Brookside Cast List
Michael Starke Brookside, The Royal - Michael Starke is a British actor.

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Nicola Stephenson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Brookside Cast List
Nicola Stephenson Strike Back, The Chase, Northern Lights - Nicola Stephenson is an English actress. She is known mainly for her roles in television, which include Margaret Clemence in Brookside; Stephenson's on-air kiss with Anna Friel was the first ...more

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Ricky Tomlinson is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Brookside Cast List
Ricky Tomlinson Cracker, The Royle Family, Playing the Field - Eric Tomlinson, known by his stage name Ricky Tomlinson, is an English actor, comedian, author and activist best known for his roles as Bobby Grant in Brookside, DCI Charlie Wise in Cracker and ...more

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Rob Spendlove is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Brookside Cast List
Rob Spendlove Soldier Soldier, Lizzie's Pictures, The Last Detective - Rob Spendlove is a British actor best known for his roles on UK Television. He studied drama at Middlesex Polytechnic, worked as a teacher and toured schools with a fringe theatre company. He ...more

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Robert Beck is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Brookside Cast List
Robert Beck Bombshell - Robert Thomas Beck is an English actor. Educated at Bristol Cathedral School and St Mary's University, Twickenham. He has been appearing on British television since 1991. Amongst many guest ...more

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Samuel Kane is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Brookside Cast List
Samuel Kane Samuel Kane is a British actor, who has appeared on Brookside, Coronation Street and Emmerdale. Kane, an avid fan of Everton F.C., was born in Huyton, Lancashire. His father Ken McGlashan, is a ...more