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William Roache

Actor | Soundtrack

William Patrick "Bill" Roache MBE is an English actor. He has played Ken Barlow in the soap opera Coronation Street since its first episode on 9 December 1960. He is listed in the Guinness World ... read full biography
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Apr 25, 1932 (age 88) | 5' 9" (1.75m)
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171 titles
Past Film & Video (4 titles) Budget Opening Weekend Gross
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His and Hers (1961)
2nd Reporter 2nd Reporter   See fewer
The Queen's Guards (1961)
Field Radio Operator (uncredited) Field Radio Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
The Bulldog Breed (1960)
Space Centre Operator (uncredited) Space Centre Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
Behind the Mask (1958)
Actor (uncredited) Actor (uncredited)   See fewer
Past Television (9 titles) Episodes
Coronation Street (1960–2020)
(TV Series) - Ken Barlow / Kenneth Barlow (3,685 episodes, 1960), Soundtrack (1 episode, 1969) Ken Barlow / Kenneth Barlow (3,685 episodes, 1960), Soundtrack (1 episode, 1969)   See fewer
Episode #1.10079 (Jun 24, 2020) Season 1, Episode 10,079 - Ken Barlow Ken Barlow   See fewer
3,685
The Missing Crown Jewels (2017)
(TV Movie) - William Roache William Roache   See fewer
Coronation Street: Tram Crash (2010)
(TV Mini-series) - Ken Barlow Ken Barlow   See fewer
Wetty Hainthropp Investigates (1999)
(TV Short) - Ken Barlow (uncredited) Ken Barlow (uncredited)   See fewer
All Star Comedy Carnival (1969)
(TV Movie) - Kenneth Barlow Kenneth Barlow   See fewer
ITV Television Playhouse (1961)
(TV Series) - Harry (1 episode, 1961) Harry (1 episode, 1961)   See fewer
Marking Time (Apr 20, 1961) Season 6, Episode 34 - Harry Harry   See fewer
1
Knight Errant Limited (1960)
(TV Series) - Towers / David (2 episodes, 1960) Towers / David (2 episodes, 1960)   See fewer
The Star of Java (May 17, 1960) Season 2, Episode 20 - Towers Towers   See fewer
Eve and the Serpent (Apr 5, 1960) Season 2, Episode 14 - David David   See fewer
2
Coronation Street: First Dry Run (1960)
(TV Movie) - Kenneth Barlow Kenneth Barlow   See fewer
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1958)
(TV Series) - Secretary to Cecil (1 episode, 1958) Secretary to Cecil (1 episode, 1958)   See fewer
Till Time Shall End (Nov 30, 1958) Season 9, Episode 48 - Secretary to Cecil Secretary to Cecil   See fewer
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