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Coronation Street Cast List

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Coronation Street cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Coronation Street 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 Coronation Street stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Coronation Street focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Coronation Street that are on here as well.

Everything from Joanna Lumley to Ben Kingsley is included below.

If you are wondering, "Who are the actors from Coronation Street?" or "Who starred on Coronation Street?" then this list will help you answer those questions.

In most cases you can click on the names of these popular Coronation Street actors and actresses to find out more information about them. If you're looking for a particular Coronation Street actor or actress, then type their name into the "search" bar to find them directly.
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    Adam Rickitt

    Coronation Street, Shortland Street
    Adam Peter Rickitt (born 29 May 1978) is an English actor, singer and model. He portrayed the role Nick Tilsley in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street from 1997 to 1999, and again from 2002 to 2004....  more
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    Alan Halsall

    Coronation Street
    Alan David Halsall (born 11 August 1982) is an English actor known for playing Tyrone Dobbs in Coronation Street, a role which he has played since 1998. ...  more
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    Anne Kirkbride

    Coronation Street, Ken and Deirdre's Bedtime Stories
    Anne Kirkbride (21 June 1954 – 19 January 2015) was an English actress, known for her long-running role as Deirdre Barlow in the ITV soap Coronation Street, which she played for over 41 years from...  more
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    Alan Browning

    The Newcomers
    Alan Brown (23 March 1926 – 7 September 1979), known professionally as Alan Browning, was an English actor. He is best remembered for portraying Alan Howard in the television series Coronation...  more
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    Antony Cotton

    Coronation Street, Queer as Folk
    Antony Cotton (born Antony Dunn; 5 August 1975) is an English actor, best known as Sean Tully in Coronation Street and as Alexander Perry in the original UK version of Queer as Folk. In March 2013,...  more
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    Barbara Knox

    Coronation Street
    Barbara Knox, MBE (née Brothwood, formerly Mullaney) (born 30 September 1933) is a British actress, known for her long-running portrayal of newsagent Rita Fairclough in the television soap opera...  more
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    Betty Driver

    Coronation Street, Pardon the Expression
    Elizabeth Mary Driver, (20 May 1920 – 15 October 2011), known as Betty Driver, was a British actress and singer, best known for her role as Betty Williams (previously Betty Turpin) in the British...  more
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    Beverley Callard

    Coronation Street, Emmerdale
    Beverley Jane McEwan (née Moxon; previously Atkinson, Sowden and Callard; born 28 March 1957) is an English actress, known for her role as Liz McDonald in ITV's Coronation Street and Flo Henshaw in ...  more
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    Bruno Langley

    Coronation Street, Linda Green
    Bruno Langley (born 21 March 1983) is an English actor. He is known for his roles as Adam Mitchell in Doctor Who (2005) and Todd Grimshaw in Coronation Street (2000–17). In October 2017, a spokesman...  more
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    Alan Rothwell

    Children's Ward, Dead Man Weds
    Alan Rothwell (born 9 February 1937) is an English actor and television presenter. He played David Barlow in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street as a regular from 1960 to 1961, and again from 1964...  more
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    Chris Gascoyne

    Coronation Street, The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole
    Christopher Gascoyne (born 31 January 1968) is an English actor, who is known for his role as the seventh Peter Barlow in the soap opera Coronation Street since 2000. Gascoyne has been nominated for...  more
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    Amanda Barrie

    Coronation Street, Hell's Kitchen
    Amanda Barrie (born 14 September 1935) is an English actress. She appeared in two of the Carry On films, and one episode of the BBC comedy series Are You Being Served? before being cast as Alma...  more
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    Craig Charles

    Red Dwarf, Coronation Street
    Craig Joseph Charles (born 11 July 1964) is a British actor, television presenter and DJ. He played Dave Lister in the science fiction sitcom Red Dwarf and Lloyd Mullaney in the soap opera Coronation...  more
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    Amelia Bullmore

    I'm Alan Partridge, Ashes to Ashes
    Amelia Mary Bullmore (born c. 1963/1964) is an English actress, screenwriter, and playwright. She is known for her roles in Coronation Street (1990–92), I'm Alan Partridge (2002), Ashes to Ashes...  more
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    Eileen Derbyshire

    Coronation Street
    Eileen Derbyshire, MBE (born 6 October 1931) is an English actress, best known for her role as Emily Bishop in the soap opera Coronation Street. She played the character for 55 years from January...  more
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    Gerald Sim

    Coronation Street, To the Manor Born
    Gerald Grant Sim (4 June 1925 – 11 December 2014) was an English television and film actor who is perhaps best known for playing the Rector in To the Manor Born....  more
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    Andrea McEwan

    Ocean Girl
    Andrea McEwan (born 9 October 1978) is an Australian actress, singer, musician and songwriter....  more
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    Helen Flanagan

    Coronation Street
    Helen Joyce Gabriel Flanagan (born 7 August 1990) is an English actress and model. She played the role of Rosie Webster in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street from 2000–2012 and reprised the role in...  more
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    Helen Worth

    Coronation Street
    Helen Worth (born Cathryn Helen Wigglesworth; 7 January 1951) is an English actress. She is known for portraying the role of Gail Platt in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street, a role that she has...  more
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    Ian McKellen

    Coronation Street, Vicious
    Sir Ian Murray McKellen (born 25 May 1939) is an English actor. His career spans genres ranging from Shakespearean and modern theatre to popular fantasy and science fiction. He is the recipient of...  more
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    Angela Griffin

    Coronation Street, Lewis
    Angela Mellissa Griffin (born 19 July 1976 in Leeds) is an English actress and television presenter who has been active on British television since the early 1990s....  more
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    Jack P. Shepherd

    Coronation Street
    Jack Peter Shepherd (born 14 January 1988) is an English actor. He has portrayed the character of David Platt in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street since April 2000. He won the 2018 British Soap...  more
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    Jack Watson

    Coronation Street, Common As Muck
    Jack Watson (15 May 1915 – 4 July 1999) was an English actor who appeared in many British films and television dramas from the 1950s onwards.Watson was born in Thorney, Cambridgeshire. He was the son...  more
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    Anna Friel

    Pushing Daisies, Brookside
    Anna Louise Friel (born 12 July 1976) is an English actress. Born in Rochdale, Greater Manchester, she has been acting professionally since age 13. Friel achieved fame with her portrayal of Beth...  more
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    Jane Danson

    Coronation Street, G.B.H.
    Jane Danson (born Jane Dawson, 8 November 1978) is an English actress. She is known for her portrayal of Leanne Battersby in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street between 1997 and 2000, and from 2004...  more