Emmerdale (1972– )
"Emmerdale Farm" (original title)

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A soap opera set in a fictional village in the Yorkshire Dales.

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Lucy Pargeter ...
 Chas Dingle / ... (1,109 episodes, 2003-2014)
Elizabeth Estensen ...
 Diane Sugden / ... (1,003 episodes, 2000-2014)
Mark Charnock ...
 Marlon Dingle (993 episodes, 1998-2014)
Charley Webb ...
 Debbie Dingle / ... (977 episodes, 2002-2014)
Antony Audenshaw ...
 Bob Hope / ... (951 episodes, 2001-2014)
Jane Cox ...
 Lisa Dingle / ... (920 episodes, 1998-2014)
Nicola Wheeler ...
 Nicola King / ... (908 episodes, 2001-2014)
Steve Halliwell ...
 Zak Dingle / ... (900 episodes, 1994-2014)
Nick Miles ...
 Jimmy King / ... (882 episodes, 2004-2014)
Charlie Hardwick ...
 Val Pollard / ... (879 episodes, 2004-2014)
Chris Chittell ...
 Eric Pollard (872 episodes, 1986-2014)
Kelvin Fletcher ...
 Andy Sugden / ... (849 episodes, 1998-2014)
Emma Atkins ...
 Charity Tate / ... (842 episodes, 2001-2014)
Charlotte Bellamy ...
 Laurel Thomas / ... (830 episodes, 2002-2014)
Jeff Hordley ...
 Cain Dingle (828 episodes, 2001-2014)
Dominic Brunt ...
 Paddy Kirk / ... (816 episodes, 1998-2014)
John Middleton ...
 Ashley Thomas / ... (815 episodes, 1994-2014)
Sammy Winward ...
 Katie Sugden / ... (756 episodes, 2001-2014)
Isabel Hodgins ...
 Victoria Sugden (728 episodes, 2006-2014)
Matthew Wolfenden ...
 David Metcalfe (700 episodes, 2006-2014)
James Hooton ...
 Sam Dingle / ... (691 episodes, 1995-2014)
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 Carl King (679 episodes, 2004-2012)
Patrick Mower ...
 Rodney Blackstock (679 episodes, 2001-2014)
Shirley Stelfox ...
 Edna Birch (667 episodes, 2001-2014)
Sian Reese-Williams ...
 Gennie Walker / ... (597 episodes, 2008-2013)
Natalie J. Robb ...
 Moira Barton (586 episodes, 2009-2014)
Eden Taylor-Draper ...
 Belle Dingle (560 episodes, 2003-2014)
Chris Bisson ...
 Jai Sharma (547 episodes, 2009-2014)
Deena Payne ...
 Viv Hope / ... (537 episodes, 1993-2011)
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 Brenda Walker (536 episodes, 2008-2014)
Paula Tilbrook ...
 Betty Eagleton (529 episodes, 1994-2014)
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 Alan Turner (511 episodes, 1982-2013)
Jason Merrells ...
 Declan Macey (493 episodes, 2010-2014)
Meg Johnson ...
 Pearl Ladderbanks (489 episodes, 2003-2014)
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 Nikhil Sharma (471 episodes, 2009-2013)
Adam Thomas ...
 Adam Barton (458 episodes, 2009-2014)
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A soap opera set in a fictional village in the Yorkshire Dales.

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To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the series, an hour-long edition was transmitted live on Wednesday 17th October 2012. Promising to "present viewers with every aspect of life in one big night of drama", it featured two weddings, two births and the death of a popular long-running character. It was watched by an average of 9.2 million, with the audience rising to 9.7 for the final five minutes. See more »

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Jimmy King: A day which has been etched in my memory... as I'm sure it will be in yours. Perhaps Dad would like to tell us all why he had his tongue, down Sadie's throat earlier.
Matthew King: [angrily, after stunned silence] Is this true?
Sadie King: No... it... it wasn't like that!
Jimmy King: You should have heard him! Begging for it, he was. "All this could be yours Sadie!" Hands everywhere. And, like the practised whore she is, she got right into it!
Matthew King: You're sleeping together? You and me father? YOU two?
Sadie King: Why the hell would I do that?
Matthew King: You ...
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4 November 2003 | by (england) – See all my reviews

Emmerdale is a great soap i think. It all started in 1972, the gave it a name at first as they called it Emmerdale Farm, then suddenly they changed it to Emmerdale. I give Emmerdale 10 out of 10 because i just think that it is such a great soap.


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