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Gillian Wright was born in December 1959 in the UK. She is an actress, known for EastEnders (1985), Calendar Girls (2003) and Sir Gadabout, the Worst Knight in the Land (2002). See full bio »


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 2013 Tamwar Tales: The Life of an Assistant Market Inspector (TV Series short)
Jean Slater
- Jean (2013) ... Jean Slater
 2007 MI-5 (TV Series)
Karen Dugan
- Episode #6.2 (2007) ... Karen Dugan
 2006 The Bill (TV Series)
Sharon Little
- 449 (2006) ... Sharon Little
- 436 (2006) ... Sharon Little
- 427 (2006) ... Sharon Little
 2006 Silent Witness (TV Series)
Dr. Angeline Parry
- Terminus: Part 1 (2006) ... Dr. Angeline Parry
 2006 Dalziel and Pascoe (TV Series)
Pat Richardson
- A Death in the Family: Part 2 (2006) ... Pat Richardson
- A Death in the Family: Part 1 (2006) ... Pat Richardson
 2005 Coronation Street (TV Series)
- Episode #1.6116 (2005) ... Yvonne
 2004 Heartbeat (TV Series)
Barbara Simner
- Scent of a Kill (2004) ... Barbara Simner
 2003 Doctors (TV Series)
- The Time Is Right (2003) ... Carol
 2003 Calendar Girls
Eddie's Woman
 2003 Holby City (TV Series)
Candice Holloway
- Can't Always Get What You Want (2003) ... Candice Holloway
 1998 Casualty (TV Series)
Amber Stevens
- The Ties That Bind (1998) ... Amber Stevens
 1994 ChuckleVision (TV Series)
Mrs. Stone
- Mind Over Marrow (1994) ... Mrs. Stone
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 2012-2013 This Morning (TV Series)
- Episode dated 10 September 2013 (2013) ... Herself
- Episode dated 22 June 2012 (2012) ... Herself
 2009 The British Soap Awards 2009 (TV Movie)
Herself - Audience Member

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Performed in the pantomime "Cinderella", alongside Paul Laidlaw, Scott Cripps, Rebecca Tyson and Rebecca Lisewski, as the Fairy Godmother at the Gordon Craig Theatre, Stevenage. See more »


5' 3¾" (1.62 m)

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As of 2015 she is the 9th-longest serving actress in the history of EastEnders (1985) (tied with Susan Tully and Jessie Wallace, and behind only June Brown, Pam St. Clement, Wendy Richard, Letitia Dean, Barbara Windsor, a tied Gillian Taylforth, Natalie Cassidy and Laila Morse, a tied Gretchen Franklin and Patsy Palmer, and Charlie Brooks), having played the character Jean Slater for 10 years (... See more »

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