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27 November 1981 |
Chigwell, Essex, England
Gary Edward Lucy (born 27 November 1981, Chigwell, Essex) is an English actor, best known for his roles as DC Will Fletcher on the ITV police drama The Bill, Kyle Pascoe on Footballers' Wives, Luke Morgan on the Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks and Danny Pennant on the BBC One soap opera EastEnders.
Lucy appeared in shows, Grange Hill and Dream Team before getting the role that brought him to public attention, Luke Morgan in Hollyoaks. Lucy undertook a male rape storyline, for which he won the Best Newcomer Award at the 2000 British Soap Awards. Lucy then went on to do three series of the ITV drama Footballers' Wives where he played Kyle Pascoe, a football player for fictional club Earl's Park. In 2004 Lucy starred as Michael Sands alongside Ray Winstone in the ITV drama She's Gone. From 2005-10, he portrayed DS Will Fletcher in ITV's The Bill, and appeared in Sky1's The Match. In 2009 he took part in the one-off ITV drama, Whatever It Takes. The same year he resigned from The Bill[why?] He took part as a contestant in the fifth series of ITV's Dancing on Ice, paired with series regular Maria Fillipov. On 28 March 2010, Lucy made the finale finishing as runner-up. He appeared as Ben Lloyd on BBC One's Missing, which aired on 29 November 2010.
Lucy made his first screen appearance on 27 September 2012, as Danny Pennant in the BBC soap opera EastEnders. On the 6th March 2013 it was announced that Gary would be returning to Eastenders as a permanent cast member.
Lucy attended Trinity Catholic High School in Woodford Green. In September 2006 he crashed his Honda CBR600RR outside Elstree Studios and badly bruised himself, delaying the filming schedule on The Bill. He has his own company, Gary Lucy Real Estate. also more recently Driving Lessons Finder, an internet based directory of driving schools and driving instructors. He manages several online E-shops for his parents including a leading retailer in wellies for women called http://www.welliesforwomen.com and several smaller online niche stores like http://www.cashmere-scarf.co.uk. http://www.scarvesoflondon.com He has two children, India Jasmine Lucy (born 2005) and Elvis Lucy (born 2011) with partner Natasha Gray.
|2012, 2013–14||EastEnders||Danny Pennant||Guest contract/ Regular from June 2013|
|2010||Missing||Ben Lloyd||one episode|
|2010||Dancing on Ice||Contestant||Participating|
|2009||Whatever It Takes||Matthew Sands||ITV one-off drama|
|2005–2010||The Bill||Will Fletcher||144 episodes|
|2004||She's Gone||Michael Sands||ITV one-off drama|
|2002–2004||Footballers' Wives||Kyle Pascoe||25 episodes|
|1999–2002||Hollyoaks||Luke Morgan||Over 200 episodes|
|2001||Hollyoaks: Indecent Behaviour||Luke Morgan||Late night special, DVD release|
|2000||Hollyoaks: Breaking Boundaries||Luke Morgan||Late night special, DVD release|
|2000||The Ghost Hunter||Wally Crabbe||BBC children's drama|
|1997–1998||Dream Team||Gary Pascoe||Sky television teries|
|1996||Grange Hill||Television series|
Gary Lucy quits The Bill http://www.digitalspy.co.uk/soaps/s20/the-bill/news/a167837/gary-lucy-quits-the-bill.html
Gary Lucy guests on EastEnders http://www.digitalspy.co.uk/soaps/s2/eastenders/news/a397098/eastenders-gary-lucy-signs-up-for-guest-part-danny-pennant.html
Gary Lucy returns as EastEnders regular http://www.digitalspy.co.uk/soaps/s2/eastenders/news/a463522/eastenders-gary-lucy-returning-as-show-regular.html
- Official Gary Lucy Site
- Gary Lucy's wellies e-shop
- Gary Lucy's cashmere e-shop
- Gary Lucy at the Internet Movie Database