Played the first on-screen gay character, Todd Grimshaw, in Coronation Street (1960).
While born in Norfolk, he grew up in Buxton, Derbyshire and attended Lady Manners School in Bakewell and Buxton Youth Theatre.
His parents are Australian. His mother belongs to a theatre group in Buxton and his dad makes musical instruments.
He has five sisters and two brothers. Three of his sisters are in a string quartet. His eldest sister runs her own nursery school. His youngest sister sings and acts, and Bruno writes songs for her to perform to.
Was voted 'Best TV Performance' of 2004 by readers of Heat Magazine.
Victoria, his girlfriend of 3 years, gave birth to his son Freddy in August 2007.
Currently appearing alongside Samantha Giles in 'A Taste of Honey' at the Sheffield Crucible. [May 2006]
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I'm a creative person. When I was younger I was always writing poetry and stuff. I was way too wet for my own good.