Richard Fleeshman

Actor + Singer-songwriter
Born Jun 8, 1989

Richard Jonathan Fleeshman is an English actor and singer-songwriter. His television career began as a twelve year old, playing Craig Harris for four years in Coronation Street and most recently "All The Small Things". He is currently embarking on a music career with the release of his début album, Neon and supporting Sir Elton John on three tours, including his recent European Stadium Tour.… Read More

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    Huffington Post - May 11, 2012
  • Fern Siegel: Stage Door: Ghost, The Columnist
    The Huffington Post - Apr 29, 2012
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    The Faster Times - Apr 24, 2012
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    Death and Tazxes - Apr 17, 2012


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Richard Fleeshman.


1989 Birth Born on June 8, 1989.


2002 13 Years Old Fleeshman began his professional career in the film called An Angel for May. At the age of 12, from 2002 to 2006, he played the role of Craig Harris in Coronation Street.
2005 16 Years Old He was the only member of his on-screen family to escape the axe in 2005, leaving the programme at the age of 16.
2006 17 Years Old His last episode aired on 16 October 2006.
2007 18 Years Old 1 More Event
Fleeshman later filmed an episode of Blue Murder in 2007 in which he played the character Ben Holroyd, starring alongside Jill Halfpenny. The episode, called "Crisis Management", aired in December 2007 on ITV.


2009 20 Years Old 1 More Event
He played the role of Gillen in the ITV comedy drama Monday Monday, which aired on 10 August 2009. … Read More
2012 23 Years Old 1 More Event
When Fleeshman was offered the role in its Broadway transfer, he left the show in the West End with co star Caissie Levy on 12 January 2012 to star in the Broadway production. … Read More
2013 24 Years Old In 2013, he starred as Bobby Strong in the UK premiere of the hit satirical musical, Urinetown, directed by Jamie Lloyd, at the St James Theatre.
2015 26 Years Old 1 More Event
He has recently filmed Call the Midwife for the BBC to be broadcast early February 2015.
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