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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Series cast summary:
Lucy Pargeter ...
 Chas Dingle / ... (1,389 episodes, 2002-2015)
Elizabeth Estensen ...
 Diane Sugden / ... (1,236 episodes, 2000-2015)
Charley Webb ...
 Debbie Dingle / ... (1,211 episodes, 2002-2015)
Mark Charnock ...
 Marlon Dingle (1,198 episodes, 1996-2015)
Antony Audenshaw ...
 Bob Hope (1,153 episodes, 2001-2015)
Nicola Wheeler ...
 Nicola King / ... (1,120 episodes, 2001-2015)
Steve Halliwell ...
 Zak Dingle / ... (1,099 episodes, 1994-2015)
Jane Cox ...
 Lisa Dingle / ... (1,094 episodes, 1996-2015)
Nick Miles ...
 Jimmy King / ... (1,079 episodes, 2003-2015)
Jeff Hordley ...
 Cain Dingle / ... (1,067 episodes, 2000-2015)
Kelvin Fletcher ...
 Andy Sugden / ... (1,048 episodes, 1996-2015)
Emma Atkins ...
 Charity Tate / ... (1,038 episodes, 2000-2015)
Chris Chittell ...
 Eric Pollard / ... (1,039 episodes, 1986-2015)
Charlotte Bellamy ...
 Laurel Thomas / ... (1,017 episodes, 2002-2015)
Dominic Brunt ...
 Paddy Kirk (1,013 episodes, 1998-2015)
Charlie Hardwick ...
 Val Pollard / ... (1,006 episodes, 2004-2015)
John Middleton ...
 Ashley Thomas / ... (949 episodes, 1994-2015)
Sammy Winward ...
 Katie Sugden / ... (899 episodes, 2001-2015)
Matthew Wolfenden ...
 David Metcalfe (875 episodes, 2006-2015)
Isabel Hodgins ...
 Victoria Sugden (856 episodes, 2006-2015)
James Hooton ...
 Sam Dingle / ... (839 episodes, 1995-2015)
Patrick Mower ...
 Rodney Blackstock / ... (804 episodes, 2001-2015)
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 Carl King (775 episodes, 2003-2012)
Shirley Stelfox ...
 Edna Birch (774 episodes, 2001-2015)
Natalie J. Robb ...
 Moira Barton / ... (757 episodes, 2009-2015)
Chris Bisson ...
 Jai Sharma (743 episodes, 2009-2015)
Sian Reese-Williams ...
 Gennie Walker / ... (663 episodes, 2008-2013)
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 Brenda Walker / ... (650 episodes, 2008-2015)
Eden Taylor-Draper ...
 Belle Dingle (650 episodes, 2003-2015)
Danny Miller ...
 Aaron Livesy (628 episodes, 2008-2015)
Adam Thomas ...
 Adam Barton (624 episodes, 2009-2015)
Jason Merrells ...
 Declan Macey (616 episodes, 2010-2014)
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 Alan Turner (610 episodes, 1982-2013)
Meg Johnson ...
 Pearl Ladderbanks (584 episodes, 2003-2015)
Paula Tilbrook ...
 Betty Eagleton (575 episodes, 1994-2015)
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A soap opera set in a fictional village in the Yorkshire Dales.

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Cain Dingle's (Jeff Hordley) birthday is 30 November. See more »

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Matthew King: Face it Jimmy, in my position you'd have done the same thing!
Jimmy King: That's where you're wrong, cause me, I've got morals!
Sadie King: Yes, but you haven't got the haulage business, have you?
[sneers]
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If you go to England, you should watch British Soaps!
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I like Emmerdale. Since I live in America, it is hard for me to get shows like East Enders, COronation Street, Emmerdale and other British soaps. Emmerdale has been around as long I have been alive. I have watched it a couple times. But I am an avid American soap watcher, the main difference between British and American soaps is that British soaps look more realistic with people that look like they are your neighbors. The show could use better writing but I can't say much more since I only watched a few episodes. When you go to England, you should watch Emmerdale, East Enders, and Coronation Street which are the main soaps known to me. Emmerdale is set in Northern England around Leeds. The cast especially the Tates and Patsy Kensit playing a vixen is worth watching. The soaps are only 25 minutes. Unlike American soaps, where are actors and actresses looked like they were plucked from modeling catalogs. British actors and actresses look the role. In fact, Sir Ian McKellen appeared in Coronation Street for 10 episodes last year by his choice. Emmerdale is worth watching along with Corrie and East Enders. My big problem with the shows is the lack of attention to the veteran actors and actresses who have been on for years. Except for Patsy Kensit, I wasn't sure about the others in the show but it's worth watching anyway.


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