Gary Lucy

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Gary Lucy
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Gary Lucy outside Theatre Royal, Newcastle, October 2014
Born (1981-11-27) 27 November 1981 (age 33)
Chigwell, Essex, England, UK
Occupation Actor, Model
Years active 1996 - 2014
Television Dream Team (1997–1998)
Hollyoaks (1999–2002)
Footballers' Wives (2002–2004)
The Bill (2005–2010)
Dancing On Ice (2010, 2014)
EastEnders (2012, 2013–2014)
Spouse(s) Natasha Gray (married 2014)
Website
http://www.officialgarylucy.co.uk

Gary Edward Lucy (born 27 November 1981, Chigwell, Essex) is an English actor and model. He is best known for his roles as DC Will Fletcher in the ITV police drama The Bill, Kyle Pascoe in the ITV football drama Footballers' Wives, Luke Morgan in the Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks and Danny Pennant in the BBC soap opera EastEnders. He was also a contestant in the ITV talent show Dancing On Ice in 2010 and the 'All-Stars Series' in 2014.

Career[edit]

Lucy appeared in shows, Grange Hill and Dream Team before getting the role that brought him to public attention, Luke Morgan in the Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks.[citation needed] Lucy undertook a male rape storyline, for which he won the Best Newcomer Award at the 2000 British Soap Awards.[citation needed] Lucy then went on to do three series of the ITV football drama Footballers' Wives where he played Kyle Pascoe, a football player for fictional football club Earl's Park. In 2004, Lucy starred as Michael Sands with Ray Winstone in the ITV drama She's Gone. From 2005 to 2010, he portrayed DC Will Fletcher in the ITV police drama The Bill and appeared in Sky1 show The Match. In 2009, he took part and appeared in the drama film, Whatever It Takes. That same year, he departed from The Bill to "explore other projects".[1] Lucy took part in the fifth series of the ITV talent show Dancing on Ice, paired with series regular skater Maria Fillipov. On 28 March 2010, Lucy finished as runner-up. On 29 November 2010, he appeared as Ben Lloyd in an episode of the BBC One drama Missing.[citation needed]

On 27 September 2012, Lucy made his first screen appearance as Danny Pennant in the BBC soap opera EastEnders.[2] On 6 March 2013, it was announced that Lucy would be returning to EastEnders as a permanent cast member.[3]

In early 2014, Lucy appeared again as a contestant in the 'All-Stars Series' of Dancing On Ice. He was paired with series regular and skater Katie Stainsby.

In September 2014, Lucy began playing the lead role of Gaz in the touring production of The Full Monty.[4]

In November 2014, he appeared in an episode of the BBC medical drama Casualty as Valentine Kildare.

Personal life[edit]

Lucy attended Trinity Catholic High School in Woodford Green. In September 2006, he had a traffic collision and crashed his car outside Elstree Studios and badly bruised himself, delaying the filming schedule on The Bill.[5] He has his own company, Gary Lucy Real Estate.[6] also more recently Driving Lessons Finder, an internet based directory of driving schools and driving instructors.[citation needed] Lucy manages several online E-shops for his parents and several smaller online niche stores.[citation needed]

Lucy has two children, India Jasmine Lucy (born 2005) and Elvis Lucy (born 2011) with his partner and now wife Natasha Gray.

Lucy married his wife Natasha Gray on November 16, 2014 and was covered and featured with a magazine deal with OK!.

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Type Role Notes
1997 Grange Hill TV 1 Episode
1997–1998 Dream Team TV Gary Roscoe Series Regular, Sky Television Series
1999–2002 Hollyoaks TV Luke Morgan Series Regular, 200+ Episodes
2000 Hollyoaks: Breaking Boundaries TV Luke Morgan Hollyoaks Spin-Off
2001 Hollyoaks: Indecent Behaviour TV Luke Morgan Hollyoaks Spin-Off
2002 The Big Breakfast TV Himself Guest, 1 Episode
2002 The Saturday Show TV Himself Guest, 2 Episodes
2002–2004 Footballers' Wives TV Kyle Pascoe Series Regular, 25 Episodes
2002, 2004 GMTV with Lorraine TV Himself Guest, 2 Episodes
2004 She's Gone TV Michael Sands Drama, Main Cast
2004 Today with Des and Mel TV Himself Guest, 1 Episode
2004, 2006, 2007 Richard & Judy TV Himself Guest, 3 Episodes
2005–2010 The Bill TV DC Will Fletcher Series Regular, 167 Episodes
2005 The New Paul O'Grady Show TV Himself Guest, 1 Episode
2008 All Star Family Fortunes TV Himself 1 Episode
2009 Whatever It Takes Film Matthew Cassady Film Role, Main Cast
2009 All Star Mr & Mrs TV Himself 1 Episode
2009 Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? TV Himself Celebrity Special, 1 Episode
2010 Xposé TV Himself Guest, 1 Episode
2010 Missing TV Ben Lloyd 1 Episode, Episode: 2.1
2010, 2012 Loose Women TV Himself Guest, 3 Episodes
2010 Dancing On Ice TV Himself Contestant/Participant, Runner-Up, Second Place
2012, 2013–2014 EastEnders TV Danny Pennant Series Regular, 56 Episodes
2013 Big Brother's Bit On The Side TV Himself 1 Episode
2013, 2014 This Morning TV Himself Guest, 2 Episodes
2014 Dancing On Ice TV Himself All-Stars Series, Contestant, Eliminated Fourth, Eleventh Place
2014 Casualty TV Valentine Kildare 1 Episode, Episode Dated: 15 November 2014, Episode Titled: "Deadfall"

Theatre[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Green, Kris (28 July 2009). "Gary Lucy quits 'The Bill' - The Bill News - Soaps - Digital Spy". Digital Spy. Retrieved 21 August 2014. 
  2. ^ Kilkelly, Daniel (3 August 2012). "'EastEnders': Gary Lucy signs up for guest part Danny Pennant - EastEnders News - Soaps - Digital Spy". Digital Spy. Retrieved 21 August 2014. 
  3. ^ Kilkelly, Daniel (6 March 2013). "'EastEnders': Gary Lucy returning as show regular - EastEnders News - Soaps - Digital Spy". Digital Spy. Retrieved 21 August 2014. 
  4. ^ "Casting Announced for U.K. Tour of Simon Beaufoy's Play Version of The Full Monty". playbill.com. Playbill. 9 May 2014. Retrieved 9 May 2014. 
  5. ^ Bonnici, Tony (17 May 2007). "TV hunk in motorbike crash". The Sun (London). [dead link]
  6. ^ "Gary Lucy Real Estate, Majorca". Retrieved 2007-05-22. 

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