Photo: Joanna Higson
10 Bradley Street, Manchester M1 1EH
Phone: 0161-237 9141 / 020 8291 5545
Mobile: 07712 436566
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'4" (162cm)
Weight:8st. (51kg)
Playing Age:46 - 60 years
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Salt & Pepper
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Low

About me:

Christine continues to film as GP Dr Gaddas, a recurring character in CORONATION STREET since 2014.

Her first play BEST GIRL was nominated for best drama and shortlisted for Writing for Stage Award at the Greater Manchester Fringe, 4* & Highly Recommended reviews at the Edinburgh Festival 2019.

As Mum in BOBBY - (password BOBBY).

Television Rehearsed Reading Short Film Radio Stage
2020, Television, (2014-2020), Dr Gaddas (regular recurring), Coronation Street, ITV, Various Directors
2016, Television, District Judge, Hollyoaks, Lime Pictures, Daikin Marsh
2016, Television, Penelope Wallace (guest lead), Doctors, BBC, Shani Grewal
2016, Television, Mrs Fox, The a Word, Fifty Fathoms/BBC, Dominic LeClerc
2016, Television, Dr Gaddas, Coronation Street (6 episodes), ITV, Various Directors
2015, Television, Governor Carswell, Prey II, Red, Lewis Arnold
2014, Television, Fiona, Banana, Red/E4, Lewis Arnold
2014, Television, Dr Gaddas, Coronation Street (5 episodes), ITV, Various Directors
2014, Television, Dr Swash, Emmerdale (4 episodes), YTV, Mike Lacey/Tim Dowd
2012, Television, Daphne Bryant, Downton Abbey (series 3), Carnival, Andy Goddard/David Evans
2011, Television, Miss Hicks (Regular), My Phone Genie, Talent TV on CITV, Jeff Naylor/Tom Poole
2011, Television, Daphne Bryant, Downton Abbey Series 2, Carnival, James Strong/Brian Percival
2010, Television, Bella, Coronation Street, GTV, Terry Dyddgen-Jones
2008, Television, Roxy Forrester, Holby City, BBC, Ian Jackson
2008, Television, (2006-2008), Mrs Webster (recurring), Hollyoaks, Lime Pictures, Various Directors
2007, Television, Emma Jeffreys, The Royal Today, YTV, Chris Corkeran
2006, Television, Miriam Newbold, Holby City, BBC, Fraser Macdonald
2006, Television, Fiona Lewis, New Street Law, Red/BBC, Julian Holmes
2005, Television, Jayne, Two Pints of Lager..., BBC, Becky Martin
2004, Television, District Judge, Brief Lives, World Productions, Harry Bradbeer/Richard Laxton
2004, Television, Annette Prentiss, Bodies 3 & 4, Hhat Trick, Richard Laxton
2004, Television, Gillain Rogers, Courtroom, Mersey TV, Jeff Naylor
2004, Television, Belinda Maddox, Doctors, BBC, Christiana Ebohan
2003, Television, Constance Harris, Casualty, BBC, Euros Lyn
2003, Television, Yvonne Gibbon,, Objective Productions
2003, Television, Mrs Hutchinson, Fat Friends (2 eps), YTV, Lance Kneeshaw/John Deery
2003, Television, Monica Clarke, Making Waves, Carlton, Nigel Douglas
2003, Television, Gloria Baines, The Royal, YTV, Tim Dowd
2000, Television, Mrs Browne, Search for the Yorkshire Ripper, ITV, David Richards
2002, Television, Constance Harris, Casualty, BBC, Euros Lynn
2002, Television, Eileen Davidson, Clocking Off, Red, Brian Grant
2002, Television, Dr Kate Morris, the Lucky Ones, YTV, Morag Fullerton
2001, Television, Nicola Hibbert, Wire in the Blood, Coastal, Roger Gartland
2000, Television, Gillain Brewer, Dalziel & Pascoe, BBC, Ross Devonish
1999, Television, Sue Anderson, Casualty, BBC, Gill Wilkinson
1997, Television, Mrs Harvey, The Grand (series 2), GTV, Various Directors
1996, Television, Mrs Harvey (regular character), The Grand (series 1), GTV, D. Mackinnon, David Evans, Noella Smith
1987, Television, Babs (The Make-up Girl), French & Saunders (regular character series 1), BBC, Geoff Posner
1983, Television, Pam, Rumpole of the Bailey - Rumpole and the Golden Thread, ITV, Donal McWhinnie
Rehearsed Reading
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Laura/Celia Johnson, The Connection by Zosia Wand, Dukes, Joe Sumsion
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Celia, Watertight by Laura Harper, Littlewing Theatre Company, Kayleigh Hawkins
Short Film
2015, Short Film, Mum, BOBBY, Zanni Films, Garry Crystal
2016, Short Film, Felicity, BEING, Devlin Crow and Sasha Damjanovski
1987, Radio, BBC Schools Radio Rep 12 months, Various Productions, BBC, Various Directors
1989, Radio, Ruby Ruggles, The Way We Live Now
Radio, Various Roles, Various Productions, BBC Manchester, Nandita Ghose, Kate Rowland, Pauline Harris
2018, Stage, Win and multiple roles, Whiskey Galore, Oldham Coliseum and national tour, Kevin Shaw
2017, Stage, Angela, Blackout, Dukes Lancaster, Alex Summers
2015, Stage, Grace, Dancing through the Shadows, Hull Truck, Mark Babytch
2013, Stage, The Duchess, Blackout, Dukes, Louie Ingham
2012, Stage, Alice Nutter, Sabbat, Dukes Tour, Amy Leach
2011, Stage, Linda, Hi Vis, Dukes Lancaster, Aliki Chapple
2010, Stage, Margaret, My Mother Said I Never Should, Dukes Lancaster, Amy Leach
2009, Stage, Alice Nutter, Sabbat, Dukes Lancaster, Amy Leach
2007, Stage, Sybil Birling, An Inspector Calls, Dukes Theatre, Ian Hastings
2006, Stage, Jane Wilson/Miss Simmonds, Mary Barton, Royal Exchange Manchester, Sarah Frankcom
2006, Stage, Queen Elizabeth, Richard III, Demi Paradise, Sue McCormick
1998, Stage, Eliza, Eliza's House, Royal Exchange Theatre Manchester, Wils Wilson
1998, Stage, Pat, Pat and Margaret, Bolton Octagon Theatre, Joanne Read
1996, Stage, Milady de Winter, The Three Musketeers, Dukes Lancaster, Ian Forrest
1996, Stage, Titania, A Midsummer Nights Dream, Dukes Lancaster, Ian Forrest
1995, Stage, Adrianna, Comedy of Errors, Dukes Lancaster, Han Dyvandak
1995, Stage, Raksha, Jungle Book, Dukes Lancaster, Han Dyvandak
1995, Stage, Mother, The Railway Children, Dukes Lancaster, Han Dyvandak
1989, Stage, Jane, One For the Road, Dukes Lancaster, Ian Forrest
1985, Stage, (1984-1985), Various Roles, Trade Secrets, Pax, Anywhere to Anywhere, Women's Theatre Group (now Sphinx), Heather Peace, Sue Todd, Kate Crutchely/Kate Edgar
1983, Stage, Myra, Waiting For The Rainbow, Perspectives Theatre Company, Sue Parrish
1982, Stage, (1981-1982), Various Roles, company member, Mother's Day, Handsome Terms, Belgrade Coventry T.I.E., Rob Bettinson
1981, Stage, (1979-1981), Various Roles (company member), Who's Fueling Who, Pinocchio, Piece of cake, Tribes, Dukes T.I.E. Company, Various Directors


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Cockney, East Anglian, Lancashire, Liverpool, Manchester, Norfolk, Northern, Nottingham*, Scottish-Standard, South African, Suffolk, Welsh-Standard, Yorkshire
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballroom Dancing, Contemporary Dance, Mezzo-Soprano
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence


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