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

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Lucy Pargeter ...
 Chas Dingle / ... (1,753 episodes, 2002-2017)
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 Marlon Dingle (1,575 episodes, 1996-2017)
Elizabeth Estensen ...
 Diane Sugden / ... (1,548 episodes, 2000-2017)
Antony Audenshaw ...
 Bob Hope / ... (1,485 episodes, 1996-2017)
Jeff Hordley ...
 Cain Dingle (1,463 episodes, 2000-2017)
Charley Webb ...
 Debbie Dingle / ... (1,455 episodes, 2002-2017)
Steve Halliwell ...
 Zak Dingle (1,453 episodes, 1994-2017)
Jane Cox ...
 Lisa Dingle / ... (1,444 episodes, 1996-2017)
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 Eric Pollard (1,394 episodes, 1986-2017)
Charlotte Bellamy ...
 Laurel Thomas / ... (1,379 episodes, 2002-2017)
Nicola Wheeler ...
 Nicola King / ... (1,363 episodes, 2001-2017)
Emma Atkins ...
 Charity Tate / ... (1,349 episodes, 2000-2017)
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 Paddy Kirk / ... (1,346 episodes, 1997-2017)
Nick Miles ...
 Jimmy King / ... (1,307 episodes, 2003-2017)
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 Andy Sugden / ... (1,265 episodes, 1996-2016)
John Middleton ...
 Ashley Thomas / ... (1,263 episodes, 1994-2017)
Isabel Hodgins ...
 Victoria Sugden / ... (1,192 episodes, 2006-2017)
Matthew Wolfenden ...
 David Metcalfe (1,180 episodes, 2006-2017)
Natalie J. Robb ...
 Moira Barton / ... (1,101 episodes, 2009-2017)
James Hooton ...
 Sam Dingle (1,081 episodes, 1995-2017)
Charlie Hardwick ...
 Val Pollard / ... (1,059 episodes, 2004-2015)
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 Jai Sharma (996 episodes, 2009-2017)
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 Rodney Blackstock (965 episodes, 2001-2017)
Danny Miller ...
 Aaron Livesy / ... (962 episodes, 2008-2017)
Sammy Winward ...
 Katie Sugden / ... (914 episodes, 2001-2015)
Eden Taylor-Draper ...
 Belle Dingle (903 episodes, 2005-2017)
Adam Thomas ...
 Adam Barton (898 episodes, 2009-2017)
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 Brenda Walker (866 episodes, 2008-2017)
Rokhsaneh Ghawam-Shahidi ...
 Leyla Harding (854 episodes, 2008-2017)
Shirley Stelfox ...
 Edna Birch (839 episodes, 2001-2015)
Zoë Henry ...
 Rhona Goskirk (792 episodes, 2001-2017)
Tom Lister ...
 Carl King (791 episodes, 2003-2015)
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 Alan Turner (786 episodes, 1982-2013)
Meg Johnson ...
 Pearl Ladderbanks (717 episodes, 2003-2017)
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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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Eleven different endings were recorded for December 2006's 'Who Killed Tom King?' plotline, which saw Kenneth Farrington's character fall to his death through a Home Farm window on his Christmas Day wedding night. It ran for five months, with even the cast kept in the dark as to who the culprit was. See more »

Quotes

Terry Woods: [to Diane Blackstock] It's my life they're messing with. You and all.
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Featured in Loose Women: Episode #13.225 (2009) See more »

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Brilliant Soap. The only one there is
1 September 2008 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Emmerdale is by far the best soap on TV. The story lines are not far fetched and ridiculous but not weak and boring. All the characters have their own uniqueness and the whole show oozes charm and cosiness. The recent storyline of Katey and Grays baby had me captivated all the time it was running.

I think this show is often pushed aside when bigger soaps operas like Eastenders and Coronation Street are thrown into the picture. But really Eastenders has dried up and is pity full to watch, And Coronation Street never really captured my attention.

Emmerdale is a cheerful, sweet, easy going soap opera and should be around for a long time to come. God willing.


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