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Michael Starke

Michael Starke was born on November 3, 1957 in Liverpool, England. He is an actor, known for Coronation Street (1960), Formula 51 (2001) and Brookside (1982). See full bio »
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 2016 Ratted Out
Mr. Griffin
 2001-2014 Holby City (TV Series)
Dave Robson / Barry
- 'Hoops' (2014) ... Dave Robson
- The Road Less Travelled (2001) ... Barry
 2014 Doctors (TV Series)
Larry Wrigglesworth
- The Larry Wrigglesworth Affair (2014) ... Larry Wrigglesworth
 2014 Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
Auto-Plant Worker
 2014 4 O'Clock Club (TV Series)
- Wedding (2014) ... Baker
 2000-2010 Casualty (TV Series)
Joe Sidwell / Barry Dawson
- What Lies Beneath (2010) ... Joe Sidwell
- Grandiosity (2010) ... Joe Sidwell
- A Turn of the Scrooge (2000) ... Barry Dawson
 2006 The Street (TV Series)
- Football (2006) ... Blabbermouth
 2003 Heartbeat (TV Series)
Ken Hopkirk
 2002 Dead Drunk (Short)
Man 1
 2002 Revengers Tragedy
 2002 Stig of the Dump (TV Mini-Series)
Gypsy Dave
- Undercover (2002) ... Gypsy Dave
- The Snargets (2002) ... Gypsy Dave
 2001 Formula 51
 1999 Brookside: Double Take! (Video)
Sinbad / Rothwell St John James
 1997 Brookside: The Lost Weekend (Video)
 1993 The Bill (TV Series)
Mr. Fellowes
- Blood Counts (1993) ... Mr. Fellowes
 1987 Watching (TV Series)
- Seasoning (1987) ... Forester (as Michael Stark)
 1985 No Surrender
Member of Rock Group (as Mike Starke)
 1982 Boys from the Blackstuff (TV Mini-Series)
Gas Man
- Shop Thy Neighbour (1982) ... Gas Man (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Cole Porter's musical, "Anything Goes," at the New Victoria Theatre in Woking, Surrey, England with Ria Jones, Barry Howard, Chris Ellis-Stanton, and Angela Rippon in the cast. Ian Talbot was director. See more »

Alternate Names:

Michael Stark | Mike Starke | Michael Starkey


5' 7" (1.7 m)

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Was a regular character in the soap opera Brookside (1982) for 16 years, the longest-serving cast member in that soap. See more »

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