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Alison King was born on March 3, 1973 in Leicester, Leicestershire, England. at Leicester Royal Infirmary to Alex and June King, who were both nurses at the hospital. She was their fifth child and third daughter. She went to Markfield Mercenfeld Primary School and South Charnwood High School, where she first took an interest in acting. She ... See full bio »

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Coronation Street Carla Connor / Carla Barlow / Carla Gordon / Mrs. Fanshaw
(2004-2022)
Shanghai Knights Prostitute
(2003)
Dream Team Lynda Block
(1998-2007)
Mile High Denise Croker
(2005)

Filmography

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 2004-2022 Coronation Street (TV Series)
Carla Connor / Carla Barlow / Carla Gordon / ...
- Episode #1.10753 (2022) ... Carla Barlow
- Episode #1.10738 (2022) ... Carla Barlow
- Episode #1.10737 (2022) ... Carla Barlow
- Episode #1.10735 (2022) ... Carla Barlow
- Episode #1.10734 (2022) ... Carla Barlow
 2018 Sick Note (TV Series)
Superintendent Henchy
- Operation Thunderbolt (2018) ... Superintendent Henchy
- The Loneliness of the Middle Distance Runner (2018) ... Superintendent Henchy
- My Two Dads (2018) ... Superintendent Henchy
- Constable Polly (2018) ... Superintendent Henchy
 2010 Judith in the Tent of Holofernes (Short)
Judith
 2010 Coronation Street: Tram Crash (TV Movie)
Carla Connor
 2009 All Day Breakfast (Short)
Alison King
 2008 The Last Chance (TV Movie)
Helen
 2007 Save Angel Hope
Jacqui Lydon
 1998-2007 Dream Team (TV Series)
Lynda Block
- The Final Whistle: Part Two (2007) ... Lynda Block
- Fantasy Football (2006) ... Lynda Block
- Taking Your Chances (2006) ... Lynda Block
- Dragon Till I Die (2006) ... Lynda Block
- Salt of the Earth (2006) ... Lynda Block
 2007 Back in Business
Covington
 2005 Mile High (TV Series)
Denise Croker
- Episode #2.26 (2005) ... Denise Croker
 2005 Submerged (Video)
Damita
 2005 Help (TV Series)
Rebecca
- Episode #1.6 (2005) ... Rebecca
- Episode #1.4 (2005) ... Rebecca
- Episode #1.3 (2005) ... Rebecca
- Episode #1.2 (2005) ... Rebecca
- Episode #1.1 (2005) ... Rebecca
 2004 Fat Slags
Receptionist
 2004 Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (TV Series)
Erica Trasker
- Our Men in Havana (2004) ... Erica Trasker
 2003 Doctors (TV Series)
Lisa Durrel
- Survival of the Fittest (2003) ... Lisa Durrel
 2003 Murphy's Law (TV Series)
Ang
- Reunion (2003) ... Ang
 2003 Holby City (TV Series)
Becky Roper
- As the Day Is Long (2003) ... Becky Roper
 2003 Shanghai Knights
Prostitute
 2002 Celeb (TV Series)
Zoe
- The Infatuation (2002) ... Zoe
 2002 Cutting It (TV Series)
Georgie Cates
- Episode #1.2 (2002) ... Georgie Cates
 2001 Urban Gothic (TV Series)
Stella Macdonald
- The End (2001) ... Stella Macdonald
 2001 Coupling (TV Series)
Chrissie
- The Man with Two Legs (2001) ... Chrissie
 2000 Cold Feet (TV Series)
Girlpower
- Episode #3.5 (2000) ... Girlpower
 2000 Scooter Mum (Short)
Imelda
 1998 Brookside (TV Series)
Helen
- Episode #1.2036 (1998) ... Helen
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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial campaign as Pandora in "Cleaner Close" for Daz detergent products See more »

Publicity Listings:

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Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)

Children:

Huckett, Daisy Mae

Parents:

King, Alex | King, June | King, June | King, Alex
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on Coronation Street (1960)'s Siege Week] We were tied up and gagged for a week and a half. I was gaffa-taped for a little while and tied up for most of it. My wrist was sore at the end! It was a different experience anyway, acting for two weeks with your hands tied behind your back on a chair. Kym Marsh was like, 'You loved it!' See more »

Trivia:

In August 2007, it was reported that a convicted pedophile named Kevin Sedgwick had been stalking female Coronation Street (1960) stars, including Alison, Kym Marsh, Tracy Shaw and Beverley Callard. He had been banned from the show's set in 2000 after he bombarded Shaw with love letters, and attempted to grab and kiss her in the street, while he also sent Callard a pair of scissors. A Coronation ... See more »

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Often portrays a feisty glamorous female See more »

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