Craig Charles, known for playing Lloyd Mullaney on Coronation Street, is attending Britain’s Brightest Celebrity Families tonight (Thursday April 29th).
But what do we know about Craig, his family, and his career?
Craig Charles: How old is he and is he married?
Craig was born on July 11th, 1964 and is 56 years old.
His first wife was the actress Cathy Tyson. Cathy and Craig married in 1984 and divorced in 1989. Together they have a son named Jack
He is currently married to his first wife, Jackie Fleming. Craig and Jackie married in 1999.
The couple have two daughters, Anna-Jo and Nellie.
Craig has three brothers, Dean, Jimmy and Emile. However, in 2014 Dean died of a heart attack when Craig appeared on I’m A Celebrity. Get me out of here!
After Craig found out about his brother’s death, he immediately left the show.
What shows was Craig on?
In addition to playing Lloyd on Coronation Street, Craig Charles is known for his numerous presentation roles.
Between 2002 and 2004, Craig narrated the Japanese game show Takeshi’s Castle.
He is also known for repeatedly playing Dave Lister in Red Dwarf from 1988 onwards. He still plays Dave to this day.
He also had roles in The Bill, Doctors and Holby City.
Craig is currently the presenter on the Gadget Show. Craig is not only a presenter and actor, but also a DJ.
Craig Charles: Will He Return to Coronation Street?
Craig Charles played Lloyd from 2005 to 2015. He became Steve McDonald’s best friend and together they ran street cars.
In 2015, Lloyd left Weatherfield with his pregnant girlfriend Andrea.
Read more: Coronation Street: Catherine Tyldesley Reveals She Refused To Return Last Year!
In 2018, Craig ruled out a return to the cobblestones.
Speak with The Sunday mirror He said, “I don’t miss it. I was too busy. It’s very safe to be in Corrie, it’s a job of a lifetime. And it’s not that hard.
“You work hard for a short time and then have a lot of downtime because someone else has a storyline.
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