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

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Series cast summary:
Lucy Pargeter ...
 Chas Dingle / ... (1,753 episodes, 2002-2017)
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 Marlon Dingle (1,524 episodes, 1996-2017)
Elizabeth Estensen ...
 Diane Sugden / ... (1,515 episodes, 2000-2017)
Steve Halliwell ...
 Zak Dingle (1,426 episodes, 1994-2017)
Antony Audenshaw ...
 Bob Hope / ... (1,423 episodes, 1996-2017)
Jane Cox ...
 Lisa Dingle / ... (1,416 episodes, 1996-2017)
Jeff Hordley ...
 Cain Dingle (1,416 episodes, 2000-2017)
Charley Webb ...
 Debbie Dingle / ... (1,399 episodes, 2002-2017)
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 Eric Pollard (1,341 episodes, 1986-2017)
Charlotte Bellamy ...
 Laurel Thomas / ... (1,322 episodes, 2002-2017)
Nicola Wheeler ...
 Nicola King / ... (1,307 episodes, 2001-2017)
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 Paddy Kirk / ... (1,293 episodes, 1997-2017)
Emma Atkins ...
 Charity Tate / ... (1,282 episodes, 2000-2017)
Nick Miles ...
 Jimmy King / ... (1,270 episodes, 2003-2017)
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 Andy Sugden / ... (1,265 episodes, 1996-2016)
John Middleton ...
 Ashley Thomas / ... (1,260 episodes, 1994-2017)
Matthew Wolfenden ...
 David Metcalfe (1,135 episodes, 2006-2017)
Isabel Hodgins ...
 Victoria Sugden / ... (1,123 episodes, 2006-2017)
Natalie J. Robb ...
 Moira Barton / ... (1,063 episodes, 2009-2017)
Charlie Hardwick ...
 Val Pollard / ... (1,059 episodes, 2004-2015)
James Hooton ...
 Sam Dingle (1,054 episodes, 1995-2017)
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 Jai Sharma (954 episodes, 2009-2017)
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 Rodney Blackstock (931 episodes, 2001-2017)
Sammy Winward ...
 Katie Sugden / ... (914 episodes, 2001-2015)
Danny Miller ...
 Aaron Livesy / ... (915 episodes, 2008-2017)
Eden Taylor-Draper ...
 Belle Dingle (866 episodes, 2005-2017)
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 Brenda Walker (859 episodes, 2008-2017)
Adam Thomas ...
 Adam Barton (847 episodes, 2009-2017)
Shirley Stelfox ...
 Edna Birch (839 episodes, 2001-2015)
Tom Lister ...
 Carl King (791 episodes, 2003-2015)
Rokhsaneh Ghawam-Shahidi ...
 Leyla Harding (790 episodes, 2008-2017)
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 Alan Turner (786 episodes, 1982-2013)
Zoë Henry ...
 Rhona Goskirk (751 episodes, 2001-2017)
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A soap opera set in a fictional village in the Yorkshire Dales.

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16 October 1972 (UK)  »

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Emmerdale  »

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Charley Webb (Debbie Dingle) married co-star Matthew Wolfenden (David Metcalfe) in 2008. See more »

Quotes

Eric Pollard: It's Francis, isn't it?
Butch Dingle: Not if you want to keep your teeth.
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Referenced in 3-2-1: Christmas Special 1987 (1987) See more »

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Fantastic acting and varietive storylines in each episode
24 February 2001 | by (Wales) – See all my reviews

Emmerdale, shown by the UK viewing figures, is extremely popular, and rightly so. It perfectly creates the right atmosphere existing in country villages to this day (I should know). The highlight of it all is Samantha Giles, who plays the colourful and quite humorous Bernice Thomas, the landlady of the village's boozer, the Woolpack. Where you want humour, a scene springs up with the antics of the Dingle family. Where you want some drama, there are scenes on the Emmerdale Farm and in the nearby Home Farm: It gives a wide special spectrum, entertaining all in the process.

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