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Trevor Byfield’s career was unusual in its division between his Ziggy Byfield persona – in which he was prominent in the fashion for rock...

From gobby machinist to preening landlady of the Rovers Return, Liz Dawn’s 34 years in Coronation Street made her one of the most familiar...

Actor Michelle Collins has claimed she has struggled to get theatre work because of her background as a soap actor, but praised the genre...

Tributes have been paid to Coronation Street actor Jean Alexander, who died on October 14. Alexander, who found fame as Coronation Street’s Hilda Ogden, died...

When I was growing up, I remember reading articles about how soap stars would struggle to build screen careers after soap. But today, the story...

Last week, West End performer Michael Xavier complained that he has struggled to land parts in plays because of a “snobbery” from producers and...

When you've spent four years in a soap, people see the character, not the actress
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