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William Ash, (born 13 January 1977) is a British TV and film actor. His appearances include Mad About Mambo, Lilies, Burn It, All the King's Men, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Doctor Who and more recently Hush and Waterloo Road. He began his career in the ITV series Where the Heart Is. His stage credits include the premiere production of How to Disappear Completely and Never Be Found with Sheffield Theatres. In 2009, Ash played the leading role of "Zakes Abbott" in the British horror film HUSH. Ash also has minor roles in programmes such as Coronation Street and has completed voice-over work for TV advertisements. He also appeared in Heartbeat back in 1992 where he played a cheeky school boy for one episode. He is currently playing Deputy Headteacher 'Chris Mead' in Waterloo Road. On 12th April 2011, Ash played a young Yuri Gagarin in the BBC Radio 4 Afternoon Play; Titatium, broadcast in honour of the 50th anniversary of the first manned flight into space.

He prefers to be known as "Will".

His second cousin is Peter Ash, who is also an actor.

Description above from the Wikipedia article William Ash(actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.​

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

William Ash, (born 13 January 1977) is a British TV and film actor. His appearances include Mad About Mambo, Lilies, Burn It, All the King's Men, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Doctor Who and more recently Hush and Waterloo Road. He began his career in the ITV series Where the Heart Is. His stage credits include the premiere production of How to Disappear Completely and Never Be Found with Sheffield Theatres. In 2009, Ash played the leading role of "Zakes Abbott" in the British horror film HUSH. Ash also has minor roles in programmes such as Coronation Street and has completed voice-over work for TV advertisements. He also appeared in Heartbeat back in 1992 where he played a cheeky school boy for one episode. He is currently playing Deputy Headteacher 'Chris Mead' in Waterloo Road. On 12th April 2011, Ash played a young Yuri Gagarin in the BBC Radio 4 Afternoon Play; Titatium, broadcast in honour of the 50th anniversary of the first manned flight into space.

He prefers to be known as "Will".

His second cousin is Peter Ash, who is also an actor.

Description above from the Wikipedia article William Ash(actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.​

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 43

Birthday 1977-01-13

Place of Birth Chadderton, Greater Manchester, England, UK

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Habit as Ian
2017 The Loch (6 episodes) as Leighton Thomas
2016 Paranoid (5 episodes) as Henry Appley
2013 The Tunnel (14 episodes) as Boleslaw 'BB' Borowski
2013 The Last Witch as Howard Greenwood
2013 Being Eileen (6 episodes) as Ray Cooper
2013 Father Brown (1 episode) as RSM Reginald Davis
2013 Great Night Out (6 episodes) as Beggsy
2011 Lapland as Ray Cooper
2011 Death in Paradise (1 episode) as Frank Mellor
2011 Scott & Bailey (1 episode) as Craig
2011 Vera (1 episode) as Linus Campion
2009 Moving On (1 episode) as John
2008 Hush as Zakes Abbot
2008 Inspector George Gently (1 episode) as Mark Tanner
2007 Until Death as Serge
2007 Lilies (8 episodes) as Nazzer
2006 Totally Doctor Who (1 episode)
2006 Waterloo Road (70 episodes) as Christopher Mead
2005 ShakespeaRe-Told (1 episode)
2005 Jericho (1 episode)
2005 Doctor Who (1 episode)
2004 Stories of Lost Souls as Simon
2004 Conviction (6 episodes) as Chrissie Fairburn
2004 Shameless (1 episode) as Jesus O'Toole
2003 Burn It (21 episodes) as Jon Marr
2002 Nicholas Nickleby as Frank Cheeryble
2002 Daddy's Girl as DC Neil Hallam
2000 Mad About Mambo as Danny Mitchell
2000 Clocking Off (27 episodes) as Nick Anderson
1999 Fanny & Elvis as Rick
1999 All the King's Men as Sgt. Ted Grimes
1997 Born to Run as Sammy Flitch
1997 Where the Heart Is (68 episodes)
1993 Raining Stones as Joe
1992 Heartbeat (3 episodes)
1989 Children's Ward (27 episodes) as Darren Walsh
1989 Making Out (24 episodes)
1987 Sherlock Holmes: The Sign of Four as Jack Smith
1986 Casualty (1 episode) as Harry Reynolds
1984 Sherlock Holmes (1 episode) as Jack Smith
1968 How We Used To Live (1 episode) as Peter Hodgkins
1960 Coronation Street (1 episode) as Johnny James (1 episode) as Spike

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