29 May 1962 |
Canning Town, East London, England, UK
|Spouse(s)||Angela Lonsdale (m. 2005) (Separated)|
Perry Fenwick (born 29 May 1962) is an English film and television actor. He has one sister, Tracey, and two brothers, Faron and Lee. He is, also, the second cousin of Georgina Hagen, who played Lauren Waters in Britannia High.
His first regular TV role was in the 1980s sitcom Watching. He has appeared in Inspector Morse, The Brittas Empire, Minder, The Thin Blue Line, and Bergerac. His film credits include Party Party, I.D., Greenwich Mean Time, Janice Beard, The Winslow Boy and Mona Lisa. He has also appeared in the long-running ITV police drama series The Bill five times, 1984–97, playing a different minor character each time.
He currently plays Billy Mitchell in EastEnders, a role which he has played since 1998, and is probably his most notable television role so far. It was announced that he was to carry the Olympic torch on EastEnders, which was shown live as part of the 23 July 2012 episode.
He was married to former Coronation Street actress, Angela Lonsdale, who played Emma Taylor, the wife of popular character Curly Watts. On 11 February 2010, it was announced that the couple were to separate.
- 'Enders Perry Fenwick in marriage split – EastEnders News – Showbiz. Digital Spy (2010-02-11). Retrieved on 2012-04-25.
- Perry Fenwick. IMDb.com
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