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Heartbeat Cast List

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

Angela Bassett and Daniel Craig are included on this poll, along with many more.

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

In most cases you can click on the names of these popular Heartbeat actors and actresses to find out more information about them. If you're looking for a particular Heartbeat actor or actress, then type their name into the "search" bar to find them directly.
  • Aislín McGuckin is an Irish actress who was born in Newry, County Down, Northern Ireland in 1974. Since 2004, she has been married to actor Aidan McArdle. She is best known for her role as Dr. Liz ...more
  • Walter Frederick George Williams (8 October 1928 – 30 March 2018), better known by the stage name Bill Maynard, was an English comedian and actor.
  • Clare Michelle Calbraith (born 1974) is an English actress, raised in Liverpool and Cheshire, whose recent appearances include roles in the ITV period drama series Home Fires, Downton Abbey and the ...more
  • Angela Evelyn Bassett (born August 16, 1958) is an American actress and activist known for her biographical film roles, most notably her performance as Tina Turner in the biopic What's Love Got to Do ...more
  • Daniel Wroughton Craig (born 2 March 1968) is an English actor. He trained at the National Youth Theatre and graduated from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 1991, before beginning his ...more
  • David Lonsdale (born 21 May 1963) is an English actor. He is best known for playing David Stockwell in the ITV 60's police drama series Heartbeat.
  • Derek Fowlds (born 2 September 1937) is an English actor, best known for playing Bernard Woolley in popular British television comedies Yes Minister and Yes Prime Minister, and Oscar Blaketon in the ...more
  • Duncan Bell (born 16 January 1955) is a Scottish stage and screen actor.In September 2001 he played Sergeant Dennis Merton in Britain's biggest TV drama series Heartbeat. The role of Merton brought ...more
  • Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch (born 19 July 1976) is an English actor who has performed in film, television, theatre and radio. A graduate of the Victoria University of Manchester, he ...more
  • Geoffrey Hughes DL (2 February 1944 – 27 July 2012) was an English actor. Hughes provided the voice of Paul McCartney in the animated film Yellow Submarine (1968), and rose to fame for portraying ...more
  • John Arthur Duttine (born 15 March 1949) is an English actor noted for his roles on stage, films and television. He is well known for his role as Sgt George Miller in Heartbeat and also the TV series ...more
  • Clare Wille (born 1973 in Bucklow, Cheshire, England) is an English stage and television actress. Clare has been working as an actress and voiceover artist since graduating from RADA in 1997. Her ...more
  • Jonathan Kerrigan (born 14 October 1972 in Lincolnshire) is an English actor well known for various leading roles on TV including In The Club, The Five, Casualty, Heartbeat, Merseybeat and Reach For ...more
  • Mark Jordon (born 25 January 1965) is an English actor of Polish and Irish descent, best known for playing PC Phil Bellamy in the British television series Heartbeat, which he left in 2007. A ...more
  • Peter Macintosh Firth (born 27 October 1953) is an English actor. He is best known for his role as Sir Harry Pearce in the BBC One show Spooks; he is the only actor to have appeared in every episode ...more
  • Sophie Anna Ward (born 30 December 1964) is an English actress. Early in her career she played Elizabeth Hardy, the love interest of Sherlock Holmes in the film Young Sherlock Holmes.
  • Patricia "Tricia" Penrose (born 9 April 1970) is an English actress and singer. She is best known for her role as Gina Ward in ITV1's long-running 1960s drama Heartbeat, a role she played ...more
  • Clifford William Cumberbatch Simons (17 November 1940 – 21 June 2019) was a Welsh born actor best known for his role as PC Alf Ventress in Heartbeat, a role he played for 18 years, from 1992 to 2010.
  • Fiona Dolman (born 1 January 1970) is a Scottish actress best known for playing Miss Pamela Andrews in the ITV daytime drama series and spinoff to The Royal, The Royal Today, and for the role of ...more
  • Peter Henry Benson (3 April 1943 – 6 September 2018) was a British actor, best known for his role as Bernie Scripps in the popular ITV television series Heartbeat, a police drama set in the ...more
  • Francis George “Frank” Middlemass (28 May 1919 – 8 September 2006) was an English actor, who even in his early career played older roles. He is best remembered for his television roles as Rocky ...more
  • Stuart Golland (born 3 August 1945 in Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire – died 11 September 2003 in Leeds) was an English actor most well known for playing George Ward in the ITV drama series ...more
  • Ryan Early (born 2 May 1979 Egham, Surrey, United Kingdom) is a British actor. He has appeared in various roles on TV and theatre and he is best known for his roles as young Probationary PC Tom ...more
  • Gwen Taylor (born 19 February 1939) is an English actress who has appeared in many British television programmes. She is known for her roles as Amy Pearce in the sitcom Duty Free (1984–86); Barbara ...more
  • Joseph Aston is an actor.