Emmerdale Cast & Characters 2002

Created 12th October 2003)
Updated 5th April 2004

 

Members of the Cast from July 2002

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Main 30th Year Cast - In Order of Actor Appearance

Character Played By First Appeared
Seth Armstrong Stan Richards 16 May 1978 -
John Jacob ("Jack") Sudgen Clive Hornby 19 February 1980 -
Character originally played by Andrew Burt (1972-1976 see here for more info)
Alan Jonathan Turner Richard Thorpe 18 March 1982 -
Eric Charles Pollard Chris Chittell 30 September 1986 -
Christopher Francis ("Chris") Tate Peter Amory 16 November 1989 - 17 September 2003
Zo Tate Leah Bracknell 12 December 1989 -
Vivienne (Viv) Hope Deena Payne 10 August 1993 -
Elizabeth ("Betty") Eagleton
(ne Pendagast, with professional name of "Bettina du Pont" )

Paula Tilbrook 12 April 1994 -
Zachariah Bartholomew ("Zak") Dingle Steve Halliwell 20 October 1994 - 31 December 2002, expected back Zak's Thursday 16th October 2003
Terry Woods Billy Hartman 2 February 1995 -
Samuel Jonah ("Sam") Dingle James Hooton 14 February 1995 - 3 October 1996, 1 May 1997-April 1998, 29 March 2000 -
Joseph Tate Oliver Young Character born 8 June 1995
Andy Hopwood (later Sugden) Kelvin Fletcher 4 July 1996 -
Lisa Dingle nee Clegg Jane Cox 13 August 1996 -
Marlon Sebastian Dingle Mark Charnock 17 October 1996 -
Rev. Ashley Michael Thomas John Middleton 5 December 1996 -
Patrick (" Paddy") Kirk Dominic Brunt 20 February 1997 -
Lady Tara Oakwell/Thornfield (nee Cockburn) Anna Brecon 30/31 July 1997 (ep#2237) - 4 January 2002
Victoria Sugden Hannah Midgley (1998 - ) Character born 31 March 1994
Donna Windsor Verity Rushworth 25 February 1998 -
Character originally played by Sophie Jeffrey (1993-1997 see here for more info)
Scott Windsor Ben Freeman 9 April 1998 -
Character originally played by Toby Cockerell (1993-1996 see here for more info)
Patricia Susan ("Tricia") Stokes/Dingle Sheree Murphy 16 September 1998 - 27th April 2003 (took time out for maternity leave) due back for two months between November 2003 - January 2004
Bernice Marie Thomas (nee Blackstock) Samantha Giles 25 November 1998 - 21 April 2002
Belle Dingle Emily Mather Charachter born 25 December 1998
Sean Reynolds Stephen McGann 10 March 1999 - 4 January 2002
Angie Reynolds Freya Copeland 23 March 1999 - 22 November 2002
Emily Dingle/Kirk nee Wylie Kate McGregor 5 May 1999 -
Olivia ("Ollie") Reynolds Vicky Binns 17 June 1999 - 1 October 2003
Marc Reynolds Anthony Lewis 17 June 1999 - 17 December 2002
Diane Blackstock (nee Lambert) Elizabeth Estensen 23 November 1999 -
Jason Kirk James Carlton 2 December 1999 - 31 January 2002
Featured 16 - 20 December 2002
Charity Tate nee Dingle Emma Atkins 30 March 2000 -
Cain Dingle Jeff Hordley 30 March 2000 -
Gloria Catherine Weaver/Pollard Janice McKenzie 3 May 2000 - 3 August 2001, March 2002 - December 2002 (although character didn't and hasn't formally leave/left), 26th September 2003 , 29th September 2003
Edna Birch Shirley Stelfox 25 May 2000 -
Bob Reginald Hope Antony Audenshaw 19th September 2000 -
(Antony Audenshaw formally had a small roll in the Autumn 1996 working on Frank Tate's Quarry as a Security Guard)
Rodney Blackstock Patrick Mower 24 October 2000 -
Chloe Atkinshon Amy Nuttall 4 December 2000 - due to take time out in the summer of 2003
Nicola Blackstock Nicola Wheeler 10 January 2001 -
Andrew Fraser Mark Elstob 15th February 2001 - January 2002?
Len Reynolds Peter Martin 21 February 2001 -
Cynthia Daggert Kay Purcell 6 June 2001 - 20 December 2002
(Kay Purcell formally played Andy Hopwood's Social Worker Carmel Morgan (in August 1996 and then again 5 episodes 1997-1998)
Louise Appleton Emily Symons 20 June 2001 -
Danny Daggert Cleveland Campbell 25 June 2001 -
Latisha Daggert Danielle Henry 9 July 2001 - 20 December 2002
Kirk Daggert Alexander Fothergill Character born 9 July 2001 - character left 20th December 2002
Katie Addyman Sammy Winward 18 July 2001 -
Robert Jacob Sugden Karl Davies 9 August 2001 -
Character originally played by Richard Smith (1986-1989) & Christopher Smith (1989-2001 see here for more info)
Eve Birch Raine Davison 31 August 2001 - January 2002
Rhona Goskirk Zoë Henry (small part 17th September - 1st October 2001 and returned in a bigger role 24th June 2002 - 24 June 2002 - December 2002)
Ray Mullan Seamus Gubbins 26 September 2001 - 26 December 2002
Brian Addyman Martin Reeve 6 November 2001 - 23 January 2003
Craig Calder Jason Hain 7 November 2001 - 8 August 2002
Lucy Calder Elspeth Brodie 7 November 2001 - 8 August 2002
Maggie Calder Dee Whitehead 7 November 2001 - 8 August 2002
Phil Weston Mark Jardine 7 November 2001 - 19 July 2002
Jess Weston Ruth Abram 7 November 2001 - 9 April 2002
Gabrielle ("Gabby") Thomas Heather Franks
Jemma Giles
Annelise Manojlvic
Character born 25 December 2001
Peg Dingle Jeanne Hepple 24 January 2002 - 19 July 2002
Sydney ("Syd") Woolfe Nathan Gladwell 25 March 2002 -
Jerry ("Mack") Mackinley Rob Dixon 25 March 2002 - 16 April 2003
Glynis Hardy Christine Cox

Featured very occasionally from around April 2002 but become a main character since September 2002. Has not really been seen in 2003.

Played previously "Inga Golightly" (episode # 2372) 4 June 1998

Mary Stephanie ("Steph") Stokes Lorraine Chase 3rd September 2002 - as mother of Tricia, daughter of Alan.
Laurel Potts Charlotte Bellamy 3rd September 2002 -
Jarvis Skelton Richard Moore 1st November 2002 -
Debbie Jones Charley Webb

24 December 2002 -

Shadrach Dingle Andy Devine Appeared periodically from 2000-2001, 6 March 2002, 19 July 2002, 16-17 October 2002, 10 December 2002, 19 December 2002, 25 December 2002,

Main character from 6th May 2003 onwards
Chastity Dingle Lucy Pargeter 16-17 October 2002, 21 September 2003

in October 2002, Emmerdale was 30 years old, click on the image to see a larger version of the cast of 2002 (taken July 2002)