No photo available. Represent Barbara Knox? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Up 6,933 this week

Barbara Knox

Barbara Knox was born on September 30, 1933 in Oldham, Lancashire, England as Barbara Brothwood. She is an actress, known for Coronation Street (1960), Coronation Street: The Feature Length Special (1995) and Coronation Street: A Knight's Tale (2010). She was previously married to John Knox and Denis Mullaney. See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Barbara Knox? Add or change photos

Get Streaming for the Holidays

Revisit cherished classics and discover new titles. We're serving up what you need to stay warm and full of cheer all season long.

Visit our Holiday Streaming section

IMDb Asks: Lisa Edelstein

On Tuesday, Dec. 1, at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT, IMDb Asks brings you a livestream Q&A and online chat with Lisa Edelstein, star of "Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce." Tune in to to participate in the live conversation and even ask a question yourself. The livestream is best viewed on laptops, desktops, and tablets.

Tune in for the one-on-one interview

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 872 people
created 29 Dec 2011
a list of 59 people
created 14 Mar 2012
list image
a list of 26 people
created 26 Aug 2014

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Barbara Knox's work have you seen?

User Polls

2 wins. See more awards »

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Actress (16 credits)
 1972 Funny You Should Say That (TV Series)
Various characters
- Episode #1.4 (1972) ... Various characters
- Episode #1.3 (1972) ... Various characters
- Episode #1.2 (1972) ... Various characters
- Episode #1.1 (1972) ... Various characters
 1971 A Family at War (TV Series)
The Nursing Sister
- The Lost Ones (1971) ... The Nursing Sister
 1971 Never Mind the Quality, Feel the Width (TV Series)
Mrs. Nicholls
- A Question of Policy (1971) ... Mrs. Nicholls (as Barbara Mullaney)
 1970 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
The ward sister
- Brother and Sister (1970) ... The ward sister
 1970 Comedy Playhouse (TV Series)
- Don't Ring Us... We'll Ring You (1970) ... Ethel (as Barbara Mullaney)
 1969 Goodbye, Mr. Chips
Dancer (uncredited)
 1969 The Dustbinmen (TV Series)
- The Annual Election (1969) ... Housewife (as Barbara Mullaney)
 1969 Girls About Town (TV Series)
Sylvia Liversedge
- Pilot (1969) ... Sylvia Liversedge
 1968 George and the Dragon (TV Series)
- Gabrielle's Birthday (1968) ... Sandra (as Barbara Mullaney)
 1967 Mrs Thursday (TV Series)
- Spring Time for Hunter (1967) ... Marie (as Barbara Mulleney)
 1967 Mr. Rose (TV Series)
Suzanne Marsh
- The Tin God (1967) ... Suzanne Marsh (as Barbara Mullaney)
 1967 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series)
Nurse Fulton
- There's None So Blind (1967) ... Nurse Fulton (as Barbara Mulleney)
 1965 The Man in Room 17 (TV Series)
Martha Ross
- Up Against a Brick Wall (1965) ... Martha Ross (as Barbara Mullaney)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (30 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (8 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Barbara Knox MBE | Barbara Mullaney | Barbara Mulleney


5' 3" (1.6 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on being awarded the MBE in June 2010:] It was a wonderful honor.


She was awarded the MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2010 Queen's Birthday Honours List for her services to drama. See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
Is Barbara still married? credo22
Very good actress! jakemoore2492
Coronation Street: Rita and Me dlwallace_ca
Discuss Barbara Knox on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page