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Christopher Connel

Christopher Connel is an actor from Newcastle upon Tyne, England. He has extensive theatre, TV, radio, corporate and commercial credits to his name, and is probably best known as the original Oliver Kilbourn in Lee Hall's The Pitmen Painters (Newcastle, London, Broadway). He has appeared in notable UK TV dramas including Emmerdale, George Gently ... See full bio »
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Goal! The Dream Begins
Purely Belter
King Leek
King Leek David Cromer
The Round Tower


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 2015 Objects to See Further (Short)
Matty Dodds
 2015 The Dumping Ground (TV Series)
Security Guard
- Now You See Me (2015) ... Security Guard
 2005-2014 Emmerdale Farm (TV Series)
Kev Berry / Radio Controller
- Episode #1.6923 (2014) ... Kev Berry
- Episode #1.4132 (2005) ... Radio Controller
 2010-2014 Inspector George Gently (TV Series)
PC Chris Stockdale / Tommy
- Gently Between the Lines (2014) ... PC Chris Stockdale (as Chris Connel)
- Gently Evil (2010) ... Tommy (as Chris Connel)
 2008 Come Back (Short)
 2005 Goal! The Dream Begins
Reporter 1
 2005 Rum, Sodomy and the Lash (TV Movie)
 2004 Lawless (TV Movie)
Patrick Kinney
 2004 Steel River Blues (TV Series)
- Steel River (2004) ... Colin
 1995-2004 Heartbeat (TV Series)
Sam Turner / Gary
- Little Angel (2004) ... Sam Turner
- Thief in the Night (1995) ... Gary (as Chris Connell)
 2001 Take Me (TV Mini-Series)
DC Ryan
 2000 Purely Belter
 2000 The Bill (TV Series)
- Thug on the Tyne: Part 2 (2000) ... ARV Man
 1999 Badger (TV Series)
Jackie Mason
- Setts, Lies and Videotape (1999) ... Jackie Mason
 1998 Road Rage (Short)
Mark Jordan
 1998 The Round Tower (TV Series)
 1997 Byker Grove (TV Series)
- Episode #9.1 (1997) ... Raider
 1997 King Leek (TV Movie)
David Cromer
 1997 Quayside (TV Series)
- Episode #1.6 ... Kaz
 1996 Crocodile Shoes II (TV Mini-Series)
- Boom (1996) ... Paul
- Answered Prayers (1996) ... Paul
- Still I Dream (1996) ... Paul
- Troubled Man (1996) ... Paul
- Country Boy (1996) ... Paul
 1996 How We Used to Live (TV Series)
Robert Stephenson
 1994 Crocodile Shoes (TV Mini-Series)
- The Call (1994) ... Paul (as Chris Connell)

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