Remembered for his portrayal of Alan Turner on British soap "Emmerdale," a role he played from 1982 to 2013.
He attended the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.
He was one of the longest-serving cast members on "Emmerdale," having been on the show for 31 years.
He married Noola Delaney.
Like Clive Hornby, he starred on "Emmerdale."