Margi Clarke

Born 1954

Margi Clarke is an English actress (her name is pronounced with a hard 'g'). She was born in Liverpool and raised in Kirkby (originally a suburb of Liverpool), and is known for her Scouse accent and platinum-blonde hair.

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1954 Birth Born in 1954.


1978 24 Years Old Her launch into show business came in 1978, as a presenter on the late-night entertainment magazine show, What's On, which was just shown in the ITV Granada region. … Read More
1983 29 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1983 Clarke appeared as 'Fran' in episodes 54 and 66 of the Liverpool-set Channel 4 soap opera Brookside, credited as Margi MacGregor. … Read More


1986 32 Years Old In 1986, at the Evening Standard British Film Awards, Clarke took the prize for "Most Promising Newcomer". … Read More
1987 33 Years Old Clarke went on to star in the films The Dressmaker (1988) and Strike It Rich (1990), and had a well-known role in the Pet Shop Boys' video for their 1987 single, Rent. … Read More
1989 35 Years Old In 1989 she landed the part of 'Queenie' in the long running BBC series Making Out, set in a Manchester electronics factory and written by Debbie Horsfield. … Read More
1991 37 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1991 she returned to presenting, on the late night ITV show The Good Sex Guide which gained unheard-of audience figures of 13 million for a show that aired at 10.35pm. … Read More


1994 - 1998 2 More Events
1999 45 Years Old She left in 1999, and went on to join the cast of Five soap opera Family Affairs, staying for just under a year, as well as guest starring in an episode of the BBC's Casualty.
2002 48 Years Old She also had roles in two high-profile films in 2002, The Revenger's Tragedy, directed by Alex Cox and 24 Hour Party People, the biopic of the Factory/Hacienda days in Manchester, which Clarke participated in in her 'Margox' days of the 1970s. … Read More
2003 49 Years Old The Boys from County Clare feature film followed in 2003, in which she played the role of Dove.


2004 50 Years Old In 2004 Clarke appeared on the Five reality TV show The Farm and had a leading role in the theatrical film School for Seduction co-starring Kelly Brook. … Read More
2005 51 Years Old In 2005, she began her successful on-line health and beauty range "Soul Rinse" which she runs parallel to her acting career.
2006 52 Years Old In 2006/07, she was heard on the airwaves of North-West radio station 105.4 Century Radio as co-presenter of the breakfast show and their late night phone-in shows. … Read More
2008 54 Years Old Margi returned to a prime-time starring role in the second series of the hit British comedy Benidorm on ITV in 2008 and reprised her role as Jackie Dobbs in Coronation Street on 2 January 2009, and again on 22 February 2010.
2010 56 Years Old 1 More Event
Also in February 2010 Clarke appeared with her daughter Rowan in an episode of the BBC's Celebrity Cash in the Attic. … Read More
2011 57 Years Old She has also appeared in an episode of the BBC show Waterloo Road in May 2011 and participated in the 2011 series of Celebrity MasterChef. … Read More
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