CHRIS Coghill is known for enjoying villain Tony King on EastEnders, however the star’s actuality is much more healthful.
The actor was tasked with a really critical storyline on the cleaning soap, as his character Tony turned out to be grooming teen step-daughter Whitney Dean.
Chris Coghill performed evil paedo Tony King on EastEndersCredit score: Handout
In actual life the actor is a gem of a dad to his adopted daughter Billie-MightCredit score: Rex Options
The cleaning soap star is non-public about his present marriage to Rosalind HalsteadCredit score: Photoshot.
Finally the lady spoke out about his predatory behaviour and the paedo killed himself in jail.
Regardless of the darkish plot Chris was concerned with, he’s happy with the position he performed on the present.
He beforehand instructed the Solar: “As a direct results of that storyline, about 10 individuals mentioned, ‘That occurred to me’, and went to the police and there have been fairly a number of convictions. Being an actor doesn’t actually change individuals’s lives however with out being a w****r, that did. And I’m happy with that.”
Fortunately the cleaning soap star’s life is totally totally different outdoors of EastEnders, and he has been nothing however an exemplary dad to his child.
The 48-year-old has acted in a complete vary of TV exhibits and movies in addition to the BBC drama, together with Shameless, Burn It, Holby Metropolis, Secret Diary of a Name Lady, Waterloo Highway, and 24 Hour Get together Folks.
He met his spouse Lisa Faulkner whereas filming BBC sitcom Burn It they usually fell in love on set.
The pair tied the knot in 2005 and even went on to undertake an lovable daughter collectively after Lisa went via three rounds of IVF.
After they met little Billie-Might, Lisa described feeling as in the event that they have been “matched”, and mentioned adopting her was the “most unimaginable feeling”.
Sadly Chris and Lisa break up up six years after getting married, however each have moved on and located new companions now.
He has been rather more non-public about his marriage with well-known actress Rosalind Halstead, and to this present day the couple haven’t revealed something about their wedding ceremony.
Nonetheless, Chris remains to be thick as thieves with Billie-Might.
The dad typically posts photographs of the pair having a blast, and he just lately took his daughter out to occasion on the wild Wilderness Pageant in Oxfordshire.
It appears the actor’s teen additionally has an identical music style to his as they’ve shared photos at a Stone Roses gig too.