Actor who have rose to popularity for playing tasks in theatre series such as for example Maximum Practice (1993 – 2002) and Heartbeat (1992 – 2010). He started performing in 1978 after auditioning for BBC’s tv play, Lays. He has made an appearance on tv shows including Thomas the Container Engine & Close friends and Close and Accurate. He grew up near Toxteth, Liverpool. Big music group music as well as the tracks of Dean Martin influenced him to begin with a career like a singer.