Tag: Coronation Street

Andrew Hall passes away at 65

It is Cult Faction’s sad duty to report that Andrew Hall has passed away at the age of 65 years old following a short illness. Hall starred in Butterflies from 1978 to 1983, as well as appearing in Coronation Street, Eastenders, The Enigma Files, Dead Entry, Brookside, Hollyoaks […]

Heroes of Cult: Bernard Cribbins

Born in 1928 Bernard Cribbins career has spanned over 70 years. A career that has seen him appear alongside Peter Sellers, become part of the Carry On team, become a hero to Whovian’s, the voice of children’s television to a generation and have two top ten hits. Starting […]

Heroes of Cult: Brian Glover

“You play to your strengths in this game, and my strength is as a bald-headed, rough-looking Yorkshireman”. Brian Glover (2nd April 1934 – 24th July 1997) was an English character actor, writer and wrestler (known as Leon Arras – The Man from Paris). Glover was born in Sheffield, […]

Heroes of Cult: Michael Elphick

Michael John Elphick was born on 19th September 1946 and grew up in Chichester, Sussex, where his family had a butcher’s shop. He was educated at Lancastrian Secondary Modern Boys School in Chichester, where he took part in several school productions including Noah and A Midsummer Night’s Dream. He initially […]

Bernard Kay passes away aged 86

Cult Faction has sadly learned that  actor Bernard Kay passed away on December 29th 2014 at the age of 86 years old.. Kay began his working life as a reporter for the Bolton Evening News, and a stringer for the Manchester Guardian. He was conscripted in 1946 and […]