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

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Lucy Pargeter ...
 Chas Dingle / ... (1,735 episodes, 2002-2017)
Elizabeth Estensen ...
 Diane Sugden / ... (1,484 episodes, 2000-2017)
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 Marlon Dingle (1,476 episodes, 1996-2017)
Steve Halliwell ...
 Zak Dingle (1,403 episodes, 1994-2017)
Jane Cox ...
 Lisa Dingle / ... (1,393 episodes, 1996-2017)
Jeff Hordley ...
 Cain Dingle (1,387 episodes, 2000-2017)
Antony Audenshaw ...
 Bob Hope / ... (1,374 episodes, 1996-2017)
Charley Webb ...
 Debbie Dingle / ... (1,361 episodes, 2002-2017)
Chris Chittell ...
 Eric Pollard (1,314 episodes, 1986-2017)
Nicola Wheeler ...
 Nicola King / ... (1,282 episodes, 2001-2017)
Charlotte Bellamy ...
 Laurel Thomas / ... (1,272 episodes, 2002-2017)
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 Paddy Kirk / ... (1,268 episodes, 1997-2017)
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 Andy Sugden / ... (1,265 episodes, 1996-2016)
Nick Miles ...
 Jimmy King / ... (1,249 episodes, 2003-2017)
Emma Atkins ...
 Charity Tate / ... (1,246 episodes, 2000-2017)
John Middleton ...
 Ashley Thomas / ... (1,236 episodes, 1994-2017)
Matthew Wolfenden ...
 David Metcalfe (1,100 episodes, 2006-2017)
Isabel Hodgins ...
 Victoria Sugden / ... (1,072 episodes, 2006-2017)
Charlie Hardwick ...
 Val Pollard / ... (1,059 episodes, 2004-2015)
James Hooton ...
 Sam Dingle (1,028 episodes, 1995-2017)
Natalie J. Robb ...
 Moira Barton / ... (1,021 episodes, 2009-2017)
Patrick Mower ...
 Rodney Blackstock (931 episodes, 2001-2017)
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 Jai Sharma (918 episodes, 2009-2017)
Sammy Winward ...
 Katie Sugden / ... (914 episodes, 2001-2015)
Danny Miller ...
 Aaron Livesy / ... (888 episodes, 2008-2017)
Eden Taylor-Draper ...
 Belle Dingle (850 episodes, 2005-2017)
Shirley Stelfox ...
 Edna Birch (839 episodes, 2001-2015)
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 Brenda Walker (836 episodes, 2008-2017)
Adam Thomas ...
 Adam Barton (809 episodes, 2009-2017)
Tom Lister ...
 Carl King (791 episodes, 2003-2015)
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 Alan Turner (786 episodes, 1982-2013)
Rokhsaneh Ghawam-Shahidi ...
 Leyla Harding (767 episodes, 2008-2017)
Zoë Henry ...
 Rhona Goskirk (722 episodes, 2001-2017)
Sheila Mercier ...
 Annie Sugden / ... (698 episodes, 1972-2009)
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A soap opera set in a fictional village in the Yorkshire Dales.

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Emmerdale  »

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Emmerdale has a long tradition of double length episodes (which are assigned double episode numbers eg 3939/3940) these are split in half for international sales. For a few months in 2008 these double length episodes had individual titles. See more »

Quotes

Val Lambert: [to Eric Pollard] 65 years on the clock, and not a friend in the world! Enjoy yourr old age, Counsellor Pollard!
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Referenced in Too Much TV: Episode #1.21 (2016) See more »

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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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