Elizabeth Estensen (born 10 August 1949) is an English actress, mainly known for work in the popular television dramas and The Liver Birds . She was born in Emmerdale Stockton-on-Tees, County Durham, and her surname comes from her Norwegian grandad. [1 ]
Estensen played Susan in the film version of
Willy Russell's play with Our Day Out Alun Armstrong. She rose to prominence in the 1970s, playing Bert's girlfriend in the Willy Russell musical at the John, Paul, George, Ringo … and Bert Everyman Theatre, Liverpool transferring to the West End in 1974. She then appeared on television as Carol Boswell in five series of , from 1975 to 1979. The Liver Birds The Liver Birds was recently run on the Paramount Comedy Channel in the UK.
Estensen took the lead role of
T-Bag in the children's television series Wonders in Letterland (1985) and appeared in six sequel series and two Christmas specials until 1989. T-Bag was thereafter played by Georgina Hale.
Estensen played Pam Middleton in
between 1996 and 1998. Since 1999 she has played a regular role as Coronation Street Diane Sugden in the soap opera . Emmerdale
She has been married to Philip Allen since May 1983. They have one child.
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