Ryan Clayton

Ryan Clayton Ryan Clayton was born 6th August 1992 in Hyde and appeared on Coronation Street between January and October 2018 as Josh Tucker. Graduating from ALRA with a BA Hons in Acting, his other television credits include Exile and Young Dracula, along with the short films I Shall Remember Them, Hard Time and Two Wrongs. On stage he has appeared in productions of All in Good Time, Three Sisters, Guiding Star, Twelfth Night, Electra, Candide, Vernon God Little and The Box […]

Paul Maxwell

Paul Maxwell (Wikipedia) Paul Maxwell was born in 1921 and was a Canadian actor who worked mostly in British cinema and television, in which he was usually cast as American characters.  In terms of audience, his most notable role was probably that of Steve Tanner, the ex-GI husband of Elsie Tanner in the soap opera Coronation Street from 1967 until 1968. During World War II, Maxwell served […]

Samuel Robertson

Sam Robertson (Wikipedia) Sam Robertson was born in 1985 and is a Scottish actor and model best known for his roles as Flynn on E4 comedy-drama Beaver Falls, and as Adam Barlow in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street. Robertson was born in Dundee, Scotland. He studied Drama and English at the University of Manchester, but dropped out at 18 to focus on his role as Adam Barlow in Coronation Street. He is […]

Damien Lewis

Damien Lewis (Wikipedia) Damien Lewis was born in 1971 is an English actor and producer. He played U.S. Army Major Richard Winters in the HBO miniseries Band of Brothers, which earned him a Golden Globe nomination, and also portrayed U.S. Marine Sergeant Nicholas Brodyin the Showtime series Homeland (which earned him a Primetime Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award).  His performance as King Henry VIII in Wolf Hall earned him his third Primetime […]

Beth Rogan

“Daily Telegraph” obituary from December 2015: Beth Rogan, who has died aged 84, was a Rank starlet who, in the 1950s and 1960s, appeared opposite Herbert Lom, Donald Sinden and Ray Harryhausen’s animated creatures, before marrying into high society. Lively and prone to wildness, she was reputedly the inspiration for Diana Scott, the young model […]

Alfred Molina

  IMDB Entry: Alfred Molina was born in 1953 in London, England. His mother, Giovanna (Bonelli), was an Italian-born cook and cleaner, and his father, Esteban Molina, was a Spanish-born waiter and chauffeur. He studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London. His stage work includes two major Royal National Theatre productions, Tennessee Williams‘ […]

George Layton

George Layton was born on March 2, 1943 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England as George Michael William Layton. He is an actor and writer, known for Doctor in Charge (1972), Doctor at the Top (1991) and Doctor at Large (1971).

Harry Burton

  Harry Burton was born in 1961 in London, England. He is an actor and director, known for The Trial (1993), Coming Up (2003) and Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London (2004).

Richard Pearson

Richard Pearson obituary in “The Guardian” in 2011. It was the destiny of the actor Richard Pearson, who has died aged 93, to be remembered for his role in one of the most famous theatrical failures of modern times: what you might call a flop d’estime. In 1958, he was the original Stanley in Harold […]

Desmond Tester

  Desmond Tester (Wikipedia) Desmond Tester was born in 1919 and was an English film and television actor, host and executive. He was born in London, England, and started his career as child actor, among his most notable roles, was that of the ill-fated boy Stevie in the  Alfred Hitchcock film Sabotage (1936). Tester made his first stage appearance at the age of […]