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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.

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Adam Rickitt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Coronation Street, Shortland Street, The Games
Adam Peter Rickitt is a British actor, singer and model and charity fundraiser. He is most well known for playing Nick Tilsley in the soap opera Coronation Street from 1997–1999 and again from ...more
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Alan Halsall is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Coronation Street
Alan David Halsall is an English actor known for playing Tyrone Dobbs in Coronation Street, a role which he has played since 1998.
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Anne Kirkbride is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Coronation Street, Ken and Deirdre's Bedtime Stories
Anne Kirkbride was an English actress, known for her long-running role as Deirdre Barlow in Coronation Street, which she played for 42 years from 1972 to 2014.
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Alan Browning is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
The Newcomers
Alan Browning was an English actor. He is best remembered for portraying Alan Howard in the television series Coronation Street, a role he played from 1969 to 1973. He was married to his ...more
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Antony Cotton is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Coronation Street, Queer as Folk, Soapstar Superstar
Antony Cotton is an English actor, best known for his roles in Coronation Street and the original UK version of Queer as Folk. In March 2013, he recently won Let's Dance for Comic Relief, ...more
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Barbara Knox is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Coronation Street
Barbara Knox MBE, is a British actress, known for her portrayal of Rita Tanner in the television soap opera Coronation Street. She appeared for one episode as Rita in 1964, before becoming a ...more
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Betty Driver is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Coronation Street, Pardon the Expression
Elizabeth Mary "Betty" Driver, MBE was an English actress, singer and author, best known for her role as Betty Williams on the British soap opera, Coronation Street from 1969-2011, ...more
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Beverley Callard is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Coronation Street, Emmerdale, Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps
Beverley Jane "Bev" McEwan is an English actress, known for her role as Liz McDonald in ITV's Coronation Street, and Flo Henshaw in BBC Three's Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of
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Bruno Langley is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Coronation Street, Linda Green
Bruno Langley is an English actor. He is best known for playing Adam Mitchell in the 2005 series of Doctor Who and Todd Grimshaw in Coronation Street.
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Alan Rothwell is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
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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Chris Gascoyne is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Coronation Street, The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, New Street Law
Christopher "Chris" Gascoyne is an English actor, who is known for his role as Peter Barlow in the soap opera Coronation Street since 2000. Gascoyne has been nominated for several ...more
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Amanda Barrie is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Coronation Street, Hell's Kitchen, Bad Girls
Amanda Barrie is an English actress.
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Craig Charles is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Red Dwarf, Coronation Street, Ghostwatch
Craig Joseph Charles is an English actor, comedian, author, poet, television presenter, and DJ. He is known for playing Dave Lister in the British science fiction sitcom Red Dwarf and Lloyd ...more
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Amelia Bullmore is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
I'm Alan Partridge, Ashes to Ashes, Jam
Amelia Bullmore is an English actress and writer. She started working as an actor but turned to writing in 1995. Her writing credits include episodes for This Life, Attachments, Black Cab, and ...more
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Eileen Derbyshire is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Coronation Street
Eileen Derbyshire, MBE is an English actress, best known for her role as Emily Bishop in the soap opera Coronation Street. She has played the character since 1961, making her the longest-serving ...more
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Gerald Sim is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Gerald Sim Coronation Street, To the Manor Born, Edward & Mrs. Simpson
Gerald Grant Sim was an English actor who is perhaps best known for playing the Rector in To the Manor Born. He was the younger brother of the actress Sheila Sim and brother-in-law of the ...more
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Andrea McEwan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Ocean Girl
Andrea McEwan is an Australian actress, singer, musician and songwriter.
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Helen Flanagan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Coronation Street
Helen Joyce Gabriel Flanagan is an English actress, model, and television personality. She is best known for playing the role of Rosie Webster in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street from 2000 ...more
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Helen Worth is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Coronation Street
Helen Worth is an English actress, best known for playing Gail McIntyre in the ITV soap opera, Coronation Street since 1974. For her 40 years on the show, she received the Outstanding ...more
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Ian McKellen is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Coronation Street, Vicious, The Prisoner
Sir Ian Murray McKellen, CH, CBE is an English actor. He is the recipient of six Laurence Olivier Awards, a Tony Award, a Golden Globe Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, a BIF Award, two Saturn ...more
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Angela Griffin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Coronation Street, Lewis, Inspector Lewis
Angela Mellissa Griffin is an English actress and television presenter who has been active on British television since the early 1990s.
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Jack P. Shepherd is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Coronation Street
Jack Peter Shepherd is an English actor. He has portrayed the character of David Platt in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street since April 2000. Shepherd has taken time out of Coronation Street ...more
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Jack Watson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Coronation Street, Common As Muck, Edge of Darkness
Jack Watson, was an English actor who appeared in many British films and television dramas from the 1950s onwards. Watson was born in Thorney, Cambridgeshire, the son of a Gaiety Girl, Barbara ...more
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Anna Friel is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
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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Jane Danson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Coronation Street Cast List
Coronation Street, G.B.H., Soapstar Superstar
Jane Danson 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 then from 2004 onwards. Her other ...more