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Ian Kershaw

Ian Kershaw grew up in Oldham and went to the Welsh College of Speech and Drama. As well as acting, he is also a fledgling playwright. He lives near Glossop, Derbyshire with his partner, the actress Julie Hesmondhalgh, and their daughter, Martha. See full bio »

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Castles in the Sky
(2014)
Room 42
Room 42 Writer
(2012)
Shameless
Shameless Writer
(2009-2012)

Filmography

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 2016 The Dumping Ground (TV Series)
Peter
- Submarine (2016) ... Peter
 2015 Annihilation (TV Mini-Series)
 2006 Jane Hall (TV Series)
Milkman
- Episode #1.6 (2006) ... Milkman
 2006 New Street Law (TV Series)
Dr. Barry Langford
- Episode #1.3 (2006) ... Dr. Barry Langford
 2005 Heartbeat (TV Series)
DI Snow
- Burden of Proof (2005) ... DI Snow
 2002-2005 Fat Friends (TV Series)
Simon de Vier / Simon
- Icing on the Cake (2005) ... Simon de Vier
- Healthy Options (2005) ... Simon de Vier
- Second Helpings (2005) ... Simon de Vier
- Enough to go Around (2005) ... Simon de Vier
- Eat Your Heart Out (2004) ... Simon de Vier
 2004 Christmas Lights (TV Movie)
Buchanan
 2004 Emmerdale (TV Series)
Graham Smith
- Episode #1.3623 (2004) ... Graham Smith
 2003 Sweet Medicine (TV Series)
Howard
- Episode #1.2 (2003) ... Howard
 2002 Clocking Off (TV Series)
Estate Agent
- Tasha's Story (2002) ... Estate Agent
 1998-2002 Coronation Street (TV Series)
Reporter / Duncan Stott / Malcolm Bradford / ...
- Episode #1.5189 (2002) ... Reporter
- Episode #1.5087 (2001) ... Reporter
- Episode #1.5037 (2001) ... Mick Crompton
- Episode #1.4599 (1999) ... Duncan Stott
- Episode #1.4598 (1999) ... Duncan Stott
 2000 City Central (TV Series)
Oliver Merry
- Half Man Half Cop (2000) ... Oliver Merry
 1998-1999 Casualty (TV Series)
PC Garratt / PC Pat Garratt
- Love Over Gold: Part One (1999) ... PC Garratt
- Face Value (1999) ... PC Pat Garratt
- Human Traffic (1999) ... PC Garratt
- Team Work (1999) ... PC Garratt
- Trapped (1999) ... PC Garratt
 1998 Grafters (TV Series)
Jonathan
- Episode #1.4 (1998) ... Jonathan
 1998 The Grand (TV Series)
Tom Corbett
- Episode #2.10 (1998) ... Tom Corbett
- Episode #2.9 (1998) ... Tom Corbett
- Episode #2.8 (1998) ... Tom Corbett
- Episode #2.7 (1998) ... Tom Corbett
- Episode #2.6 (1998) ... Tom Corbett
 1996 Hillsborough (TV Movie)
Additional Cast
 1996 Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (TV Series)
Kev Haycroft
- Poison Pen (1996) ... Kev Haycroft
 1996 Brookside (TV Series)
Bennett
- Old Tricks (1996) ... Bennett
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Star Cross'd - written as an unfaithful re-working of Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare, first performed in 2012.

Alternate Names:

Prof. Ian Kershaw | Professor Ian Kershaw | Professor Sir Ian Kershaw
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Nickname:

Kersh

Star Sign:

Taurus

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