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Chris Beattie is an actor who first appeared in the hit feature film "Purely Belter" in 2000. Chris gained a major role in CBBC's Byker Grove, playing the character Joe Dakin. He has also starred in short films and theatre productions in recent years. Chris is also a singer, regularly performing in various venues across the North East and Cumbria. See full bio »

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Purely Belter
Purely Belter Gerry McCarten
Cherry Whipper
Byker Grove
Byker Grove Joe Dakin (-2002)
Vera Forensic Officer / Police


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 2013 Vera (TV Series)
Police / Forensic Officer
- Prodigal Son (2013) ... Police / Forensic Officer (uncredited)
 2005 Cherry (Short)
 2000 Purely Belter
Gerry McCarten
 1989 Byker Grove (TV Series)
Joe Dakin (-2002)

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5' 10" (1.78 m)

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Chris is also a singer. He regularly performs across various venues in the North East and Cumbria under the name Chris Johns. See more »

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