Matt Lanigan

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Matt Lanigan Bio & Credits

Matt Lanigan is an actor and voiceover artist from the North West of England. He is best known for his work on television shows such as ‘DCI Banks’, ‘Coronation Street’, ‘Emmerdale’ and most recently ‘The A-Word’. Film credits include ‘Hector’ and ‘Machinations’. He only got into acting in his thirties after working in the logistics industry for 10yrs and it was whilst taking a sabbatical in Australia for a year, that he began his acting journey at the Actors College of Theatre & Television (ACTT) in Sydney. Upon returning to the UK, Matt completed his training at The Arden School of Theatre, Manchester.



  • Luke, THE A WORD, Fifty Fathoms, John Hardwick
  • TRU Officer, CORONATION STREET, ITV, Brett Fallis
  • Frank Parsons, DOCTORS, BBC 4 Productions, Matt Carter
  • Frank Bennett, HOUDINI & DOYLE, Big Talk Productions, Stephen Hopkins
  • Michael Morton, DCI BANKS (Series 2-4), Left Bank Pictures, Various
  • George Maben, NIGHTMARE IN SUBURBIA, Nine Lives Media, Robin Anderson
  • Delivery Man, EMMERDALE, Yorkshire Television, Mike Lacey
  • Mike Willis, ALL ABOUT YOU, Yorkshire Television, Marcus DF White
  • Joe Pope, SURVIVORS, BBC Television, John Alexander
  • Prosecutor, CORONATION STREET, Granada Television, Tim O’Mara
  • Driver, EMMERDALE, Yorkshire Television, John Anderson
  • Builder, SHAMELESS, Company Pictures, Paul Walker
  • Gerry Robertson, HOLLYOAKS : LET LOOSE, Mersey Television, Alan Grint


  • Cafe Manager, HECTOR, Victor Productions, Jake Gavin
  • Rambler, MACHINATIONS, Falconer Productions, William Prince

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