Charles Dale

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Charles Dale was born on 4 February 1963 in Tenby, Pembrokeshire, Wales.

Dale is an actor who is well known for playing Big Mac in Casualty, Dennis Stringer in Coronation Street, Gary "Chef" Alcock in The Lakes and Clive Eustace in The Eustace Bros..[1][2]


From November 2007 until June 2016, Dale portrayed Big Mac, a hospital porter, an Emergency Care Assistant and a Healthcare Assistant in the BBC One series Casualty.[3][4]

He played Steve Lewis in the BBC Wales series Belonging (1999-2009).

He has also made appearances in Lovejoy, Soldier Soldier, Bramwell, A Touch of Frost, Touching Evil III, The Bill, At Home with the Braithwaites, Burnside, Steel River Blues, New Tricks, Where the Heart Is, Holby City, Spaced and Rocket Man.[5]


In 2017, he played Hugo in the new musical Everybody's Talking About Jamie at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield.[6][7]


  1. ^ News, Manchester Evening (15 February 2007). "Fears for Corrie child stars". men.
  2. ^ "BFI Screenonline: Lakes, The (1997-99)".
  3. ^ "BBC One - Casualty - MacKenzie 'Big Mac' Chalker". BBC.
  4. ^ "Charles Dale: 'I'm not sure people will miss me from Casualty!' - News - Casualty - What's on TV". What' s on TV. 9 June 2016.
  5. ^ "Charles Dale". Royal Court.
  6. ^ "Full cast announced for Everybody's Talking About Jamie". Retrieved 20 April 2017.
  7. ^ Brennan, Clare (19 February 2017). "Everybody's Talking About Jamie review – joyous teen drag musical" – via

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