“Andrew was loved by audiences for his many roles, most notably Butterflies, Coronation Street and, more recently, Syfy’s Blood Drive.” It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our client & friend Andrew Hall who sadly passed away on Monday after a short illness. Hancock tries to get his boss off the hook after Boris Johnson is spotted on SEVEN MILE bike ride as public... 'They are one sandwich short of a picnic!' kids now? 'Andrew was loved at InterTalent Rights Group where he had been a client in our Actors Division since 2014. Former Coronation Street and Butterflies actor Andrew Hall has died at the age of 65. Email us at tips@the-sun.co.uk or call 0207 782 4368. The actor, best known for playing Marc Selby in Corrie and Russell Parkinson in Butterflies, passed away on Monday night. "Andrew was loved by audiences for his many roles, most notably Butterflies, Coronation Street and, more recently, Syfy's Blood Drive.". A tweet from his management said: “It … It's the perfect way to describe Andrew. It's the perfect way to describe Andrew. Former Coronation Street actor Andrew Hall, known for playing the role of Marc Selby in the popular TV soap, has sadly died at the age of 65. Former Coronation Street actor Andrew Hall has died at the age of 65. We are so sad to hear of his passing. The Sun website is regulated by the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO), Our journalists strive for accuracy but on occasion we make mistakes. Andrew Hall was born on January 19, 1954 in Manchester, Greater Manchester, England as Andrew James Hall. He appeared in many other TV programmes including Holloyaks, Holby City and Two Point Four Children, and his films included The Truth About Love and Gabriel Ernest. We pay for videos too. FORMER Coronation Street star Andrew Hall has died aged 65. Pregnant Princess Eugenie and her husband Jack Brooksbank have 'moved back in with Prince Andrew and Sarah... Where are 7 Up! Andrew Hall (19 January 1954 – 20 May 2019) was an English actor and theatre director. FORMER Coronation Street star Andrew Hall has died aged 65. 679215 Registered office: 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9GF. Hall was best known for his role as Russell Parkinson in Butterflies between 1978 and 1983. The star is survived by his wife Abigail, his mother Mabel, his children Kate and Josh, and his grandchildren Jasper and Maggie. A fine actor too. He came to national prominence at the beginning of his career playing the support role of Russell Parkinson in Carla Lane's BBC situation comedy Butterflies (1978–1983). Butterflies is a British sitcom series written by Carla Lane that was broadcast on BBC2 from 1978 to 1983.. Click here to upload yours. Andrew Hall died on 20 May, 2019 after a short illness, according to his management group. 'Most recently he appeared as The Gentleman in the SyFy series Blood Drive.'. He was an actor, known for Butterflies (1978), Lucy Sullivan Is Getting Married (1999) and Stormhouse (2011). "Our thoughts are with his wife Abi and all of Andrew's family and friends. ", I’ve just heard the awful news that Andrew Hall has died. This service is provided on News Group Newspapers' Limited's Standard Terms and Conditions in accordance with our Privacy & Cookie Policy. The actor, also known for BBC series Butterflies, died on Monday after a short illness. REVEALED: Kamala Harris' team chose to dress her in Converse sneakers NOT Vogue staff - but VP-elect did not... Now for the rain! That couldn't be more apt. Andrew Hall (19 January 1954 – 20 May 2019) was an English actor and theatre director. I was very lucky to work with him on tour and he was charming, funny and fun - a joy to know and work with. The comments below have not been moderated. Hall was best known for his role as Russell Parkinson in the BBC show Butterflies between 1978 and 1983, where played the son of Wendy Craig and Geoffrey Palmer and the brother of Nicholas Lyndhurst. Thank you Andrew. Andrew was loved at InterTalent Rights Group where he had been a client in our Actors Division since 2014. Coronation Street SPOILER: Nick Tilsley's family arrive at... Line Of Duty's Martin Compston continues to film new crime... Coronation Street's Sam Aston cannot stop beaming as he weds... Paramedics Chief says ambulances are seeing incredible pressure, Hancock hints he may have talked about vaccinations with Tony Blair, Han-ky panky! ormer Coronation Street and Butterflies actor Andrew Hall has died at the age of 65. But in a shock twist it was revealed that the wine merchant had a secret alter-ego Marcia, who Audrey struggled to accept despite her best efforts. To see all content on The Sun, please use the Site Map. Andrew Hall and Karina Fernandez in Passion at the Chelsea theatre, London, in 2002. Andrew Hall started his career as a primary school teacher, even before the National Curriculum was published, and soon started to develop the skills needed to engage pupils with significant barriers to their learning. We are no longer accepting comments on this article. News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. “Our thoughts are with his wife Abi and all of Andrew’s family & friends.” Andrew started his career on the classic sitcom Butterflies in the late 1970s, playing Russell. "His character name was The Gentleman. It is a bitter sweet comedy about Ria Parkinson (Wendy Craig) a bored housewife, living in Cheltenham with her butterfly collecting dentist husband Ben (Geoffrey Palmer) and two grown sons Russell (Andrew Hall) and Adam (pre - only fools and horses Nicholas Lyndhurst). After insisting Marcia remain a secret, Marc defiantly entered the Rovers dressed in character, and so Audrey immediately dumped him. Elderly patient calls Health Sec 'the good-looking one', People queue for Covid-19 vaccine at Centre for Life in Newcastle, Clip purports to show debris from Sriwijaya Air flight, Vaccine deployment minister pressed on how many people will get jab, Surrey emergency mortuary set up to deal with growing covid deaths, Matt Hancock praises Morrisons for blanket mask rules, Pilot threatens to land plane of 'disobedient' MAGA fans in Kansas, Fight breaks out between lion and dog in western India, MAGA rioter dressed in combat gear is a Texas Air Force veteran, Keir Starmer warns lockdown restrictions 'may not be enough'. Andrew Hall Dead: Coronation Street And Butterflies Actor Dies, Aged 65 He played Audrey Roberts' partner Marc Selby on the soap in 2011. "Later he worked as a director and producer, enjoying successes with productions including Edward Albee's Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf? Andrew also stared in Butterflies Does a Covid vaccine stop you spreading it to loved ones? He was born in Manchester.. Hall died on 20 May 2019 from cancer at the age of 65.. References "The Sun", "Sun", "Sun Online" are registered trademarks or trade names of News Group Newspapers Limited. Photograph: Allstar/BBC The nicest of men and an extremely talented actor. He was known for his role as Russell Parkinson in Carla Lane's BBC situation comedy Butterflies (1978–83). at the Trafalgar, and Kindertransport, which toured the UK. The actor, also known for BBC sitcom Butterflies, died on Monday after a short illness. His agent Alex Segal said: 'Andrew's most recent TV job was in a Syfy series called 'Blood Drive'. The actor, also known for BBC sitcom Butterflies, passed away after a battle with cancer… Who was Coronation Street actor Andr… The actor turned director died on Monday after a short illness. The actor, also known for BBC series Butterflies, died on Monday after a short illness. EXCLUSIVE Revealed: Woman, 50, 'arrested for sitting on bench' is Covid conspiracy theorist who believes... Now they've banned SLEDGING! It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our client & friend Andrew Hall … Andrew Hall dead: Coronation Street star who played Audrey's lover dies at 65 The actor, who also appeared in Butterflies and Blood Drive, has passed away, his management confirmed mirror The subject, the day-to-day life of the comfortable middle-class Parkinson family, is treated in a bittersweet style. Coronation Street actor Andrew Hall has died at the age of 65 after a short illness. The views expressed in the contents above are those of our users and do not necessarily reflect the views of MailOnline. and Haunting Julia. Do you have a story for The Sun Online news team? The Coronation Street star - who played Audrey Roberts' (Sue Nicholls) cross-dressing lover Marc Selby in the long-running ITV soap - passed away on Monday  following a short battle with an illness. “Andrew was loved by audiences for his many roles, most notably Butterflies, Coronation Street and, more recently, Syfy’s Blood Drive.” It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our client & friend Andrew Hall who sadly passed away on Monday after a short illness. Photograph: Tristram Kenton/The Guardian. ', Shocking: Andrew's character Marc was revealed to be a cross-dresser named Marcia, during his stint on the soap in 2011. 'His character name was The Gentleman. To inquire about a licence to reproduce material, visit our Syndication site. That couldn't be more apt. Part of the Daily Mail, The Mail on Sunday & Metro Media Group, Treat yourself to the perfect entertainment bundle with NOW TV's offers, Get a discount code to save on your internet security, Discover a range of promo codes on kitchen appliances, Find Just Eat's special deals and offers this week, Listen to podcasts and books for less with these offers. Butterflies was his first job on … His agent Alex Segal said: "Andrew's most recent TV job was in a Syfy series called Blood Drive. He was an actor, known for Butterflies (1978), Lucy Sullivan Is Getting Married (1999) and Nixon's the One (2013). He was a client and a friend. 'He then worked extensively as an actor on both stage and screen, including a period at the RSC and a run as Bill in the West End production of Mamma Mia! The actor died on Monday after a short illness. He played Marc Selby in Coronation Street, Audrey Roberts' cross-dressing love interest. "Andrew was loved by audiences for his many roles, most notably Butterflies, Coronation Street and, more recently, Syfy's Blood Drive." He was married to Abigail Sharp. When will government blow the whistle on football? #AndrewHall pic.twitter.com/vQOdNPW0bz. Andrew also famously starred in the sitcom Butterflies alongside future Only Fools And Horses star Nicholas Lyndhurst, as a pair of brothers in the middle-class Parkinson family. He was married to Abigail Sharp. Morrisons and Sainsbury's pledge to ban people who are not... No10 defends Boris Johnson's father Stanley, 80, for receiving two doses of Covid vaccine because he was in... 'I'm 85... and I'll be 86 by the time I get out of here! News of the star's death was announced by his management on Wednesday evening and tributes have poured in for the beloved actor. You can WhatsApp us on 07810 791 502. "Most recently he appeared as The Gentleman in the SyFy series Blood Drive. Andrew Hall, Actor: Butterflies. Andrew played Audrey's lover Marc Selby on Corrie from January to August 2011, and on the outside seemed like every inch the charming male suitor. Andrew Hall (ITV/Shutterstock) Former Coronation Street actor Andrew Hall has died at the age of 65. @WMRAnews: Hours after Robert Mueller spoke Wednesday, 6th District Congressman Ben Cline @Cline4Virginia answered Amherst res… - 2 years ago @angegarrod: #Butterflies actor Andrew Hall dies, aged 65 - 2 years ago @abond088: I just entered for a chance to win 2 general admission tickets to see Alex Aiono at St. Andrew's Hall on June 22nd! Former Coronation Street star Andrew Hall has died at the age of 65 When did shoppers stop following the rules? "He then worked extensively as an actor on both stage and screen including a period at the RSC and a run as Bill in the West End production of Mamma Mia! For further details of our complaints policy and to make a complaint please click this link: thesun.co.uk/editorial-complaints/, Comments are subject to our community guidelines, which can be viewed, Coronation Street actor Andrew Hall died on Monday, He appeared on Butterflies - a British sitcom about an English housewife - alongside Wendy Craig, Nicholas Lyndhurst and Geoffrey Palmer. - 2 years ago The actor, also known for BBC series Butterflies, died on Monday after a short illness. Former Coronation Street actor Andrew Hall has died aged 65. We pay for your stories! He was a client and a friend. at the Trafalgar, and Kindertransport, which toured the UK. "Andrew was loved at InterTalent Rights Group where he had been a client in our Actors Division since 2014. He later played Marc Selby in Coronation Street, Audrey Roberts' cross-dressing love interest. 'Later he worked as a director and producer, enjoying successes with productions including Edward Albee's Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf? View our online Press Pack. Andrew Hall, the actor and director, who has died aged 65, first came to the attention of television viewers in 1978, just after leaving drama school, in Carla Lane’s sitcom Butterflies on BBC One. Andrew Hall (left) in Butterflies. The star played Marc Selby in Corrie and Russell Parkinson in Butterflies. "He is survived by his wife Abigail, his mother Mabel, his children Kate and Josh, and his grandchildren Jasper and Maggie.". Police withdraw £200 fine given to pair who drove 5 miles for walk in park, ©News Group Newspapers Limited in England No. His management InterTalent, which has handled his career since 2014, said in a statement on Twitter: 'It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our client & friend Andrew Hall who sadly passed away on Monday after a short illness. Andrew Hall was born on January 19, 1954 in Manchester, Greater Manchester, England as Andrew James Hall. Hall also worked behind the camera, directing productions of Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf? Hall was best known for his role as Russell Parkinson in the BBC show Butterflies between 1978 and 1983, where played the son of Wendy Craig and Geoffrey Palmer and the brother of Nicholas Lyndhurst. ANDREW Hall, who has died aged 65, became well-known in the late Seventies when he played one of the disenchanted and rebellious teenagers in Carla Lane’s classic television sitcom Butterflies. Does lockdown really need to get tougher? Sad: The Coronation Street star - who played Audrey Roberts' (Sue Nicholls) cross-dressing lover Marc Selby in the long-running ITV soap - passed away on Monday (pictured 2011). Talented: Andrew starred as Russell in hit sitcom Butterflies from 1978 to 1983, before appearing as Marc Selby in Corrie in 2011 (Andrew pictured far left). Former Coronation Street actor Andrew Hall has died at the age of 65. A tweet from his management said: "It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our client and friend Andrew Hall who sadly passed away on Monday after a short illness. He died on May 20, 2019 in the UK. R.I.P: His management InterTalent said on Twitter: 'It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our client & friend Andrew Hall who sadly passed away on Monday', 'Our thoughts are with his wife Abi and all of Andrew's family & friends.'. His son Josh Hall said: "Andrew began his acting career playing the character of Russell in the BBC series Butterflies. Butterflies made in 1978-1983 was written by Carla Lane. Died: Former Coronation Street star Andrew Hall has died at the age of 65 after a short battle with illness (pictured 2011), 'Andrew was loved by audiences for his many roles, most notably Butterflies, Coronation Street and, more recently, Syfy's Blood Drive.'. Andrew Hall dead: Coronation Street and Butterflies actor dies after short illness aged 65 ANDREW HALL, who starred in ITV soap Coronation Street and BBC series Butterflies, has died aged 65. The actor, also known for BBC sitcom Butterflies, died on Monday after a short illness. Former Coronation Street star Andrew Hall … Published: 23:00 GMT, 22 May 2019 | Updated: 07:57 GMT, 23 May 2019. Former Coronation Street actor Andrew Hall has died at the age of 65. For other inquiries, Contact Us. Andrew's son Josh Hall reflected: 'Andrew began his acting career playing the character of Russell in the BBC series Butterflies. Coronation Street and Butterflies star Andrew Hall dies aged 65 after short illness. The actor died after a short illness at the age of 65, He played Russell Parkinson alongside Nicholas Lyndhurst in the BBC show Butterflies between 1978 and 1983, Andrew Hall stars as Russell Parkinson in BBC’s Butterflies, Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). 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