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John Henshaw

1951-01-01 Manchester, England, UK

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   John Henshaw (born 1951, Ancoats, Manchester) is a British actor famed for his roles as Ken the landlord in Early Doors, Wilf Bradshaw in Born and Bred and PC Roy Bramwell in The Cops. Henshaw was born one of 12 children. He grew up in Ancoats, Manchester's "Little Italy" community. He was a refuse collector for ten years before deciding to become an actor at the age of 40. His first big break in acting was as a minder to Robert Lindsay's character Michael Murray in the acclaimed Channel 4 series, G.B.H. Other TV credits include The Royle Family, The Visit, Life on Mars, whilst film credits include the Steve Coogan comedy The Parole Officer, the Bert Trautmann biopic The Keeper, and the Ken Loach films Looking For Eric and The Angels' Share. Henshaw is chairman of the 24:7 Theatre Festival, an annual festival of new writing for theatre based in Manchester. Description above from the Wikipedia article John Henshaw, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Wolf Manor 2022-08-28
Silky Hotel Jim Knightshade 2021-07-26
I'm Not in Love Tony 2021-04-12
Early Doors - Live Ken 2021-09-09
Sunny Pavlo 2019-06-03
Trautmann Jack Friar 2019-03-14
Stan & Ollie Nobby Cook 2018-12-28
Pin Cushion Percy 2018-01-26
The Man Who Invented Christmas Butcher / Mr. Fezziwig 2017-10-12
6 Days Metropolitan Police Spokesman 2017-07-09
A Street Cat Named Bob Tube Station Guard 2016-11-04
Swallows and Amazons Harbour Master 2016-08-19
The Night Runner Dennis 2014-01-01
Closer to the Moon Judge 2014-03-07
The Last British Execution Marcus Peabody 2013-04-26
The Rochdale Pioneers John Holt 2012-11-27
The Angels' Share Harry 2012-06-01
The Royle Family: Behind the Sofa Self 2010-11-10
In Our Name Frank 2010-09-10
A Bit of Tom Jones? Bar Owner 2009-01-01
Looking for Eric Meatballs 2009-05-27
Coronation Street: Romanian Holiday Glen 2009-10-26
Red Riding: The Year of Our Lord 1974 Bill Hadley 2009-02-28
Confessions of a Diary Secretary John Prescott 2007-02-28
Grow Your Own Charlie 2007-06-15
Someone Else Paul 2006-08-20
Starter for 10 Des 2006-09-13
The Fishmonger Davis 2002-08-17
This Is Not a Love Song Arthur 2002-01-01
Put Your Coat On Dad 2002-06-01
The Parole Officer Cochran 2001-08-10
Happy Now Pete Copsey 2001-08-20
There's Only One Jimmy Grimble Ken Burley 2000-08-25
When Saturday Comes M.C 1996-03-01
Dancin' Thru the Dark Doorman 1990-03-02