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Gascoyne in February 2016
Christopher Gascoyne

31 January 1968 (1968-01-31) (age 52)
Huthwaite, Nottinghamshire, England
Occupation Actor
Years active 1985–present
Home town Chorlton, Manchester, England
Television Coronation Street (2000–03, 2007–)
Spouse(s) Caroline Harding (m. 2002)
Children 3

Christopher Gascoyne (born 31 January 1968) is an English actor, who is known for his role as the seventh Peter Barlow in the soap opera Coronation Street since 2000. Gascoyne has been nominated for several accolades at the British Soap Awards for his portrayal of Peter Barlow.

Early life

Gascoyne was born on 31 January 1968 in Huthwaite, Nottinghamshire to Marian and Derrick Gascoyne. He attended Ashfield School, Kirkby in Ashfield. Gascoyne trained at the Central School of Speech and Drama.

Personal life

Gascoyne lives in Chorlton, Manchester with his wife, actress Caroline Harding. They have three children.

Awards and nominations

Year Award Category Result Ref
2010 British Soap Awards Best Actor Nominated
2010 British Soap Awards Best Dramatic Performance Nominated
2011 British Soap Awards Best Actor Nominated
2011 All About Soap Awards Best Actor Nominated
2012 British Soap Awards Best Actor Nominated
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