Dominic Brunt

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Dominic Brunt
Born Dominic Adam Brunt
(1970-04-15) 15 April 1970 (age 48)
Macclesfield, Cheshire, England
Occupation Actor
Years active 1993–present
Known for Emmerdale (1997—)
Spouse(s) Joanne Mitchell
(m. 2003)
Children 2

Dominic Adam Brunt (born 15 April 1970) is a British actor and director best known for his part in ITV's Emmerdale as vet Paddy Kirk.

Early life[edit]

He was educated at Accrington Moorhead Sports College and the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, where he met his wife Joanne Mitchell.


Since 1997, Brunt has played the role of Paddy Kirk in the ITV soap opera Emmerdale. For this role, Brunt was nominated in the category of "Best Actor" at the 2011 British Soap Awards.[1]

He directed and starred in a zombie film called Before Dawn which was made in 2012. Dominic also featured in the British movie Inbred (2011), playing the role of chainsaw welding Podge.

He has also appeared in:

Personal life[edit]

Dominic is a self-confessed zombie obsessive and together with fellow Emmerdale actor Mark Charnock, conducted Leeds' first zombie film festival on 20 April 2008.[2]


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