EMMERDALE'S Emma Atkins revealed she was "star-struck" when she met her character Charity Dingle's onscreen dad for the first time. Viewers will see Charity make the big decision to track down her dad, Obadiah [Paul Copley], after seeing her childhood abuser DI Bails sentenced to 30 years in prison. Speaking about meeting Paul for the first time, Emma, 43, said: "I was so star-struck. I remember him years ago in The Lakes – I auditioned for the part of Emma that Emma Cunniffe got in the end. "I thought he was a brilliant actor so when I found out he was going to be playing Obadiah I was overwhelmed to be honest.” Back in the Dales, Charity decides she needs to find her long-lost father to deal with her many unanswered questions after he threw her out of She ended up homeless and it was then she fell into the clutches of evil police officer Mark Bails, who raped her and pimped her out to his friends. But while Bails was recently sentenced to 30 years, Charity has struggled … [Read more...] about Emmerdale star Emma Atkins reveals she was in awe after discovering Paul Copley is playing Charity Dingle’s dad
ROSS Barton has had a difficult year after he became the victim of an acid attack. Now his drug addiction could finally lead to his death and also put Moses in danger - here is everything you need to know... Is Ross Barton a drug addict? Ross has been struggling to cope with the events of the past year which is fair enough considering his mum Emma killed his brother Finn before his Aunt Moira killed Emma. Then, in February 2018, his life changed forever when Debbie Dingle ordered a hit on Joe Tate. She called local dodgy geezer Simon McManus to ‘wipe the smile off’ Joe’s face. In a devastating case of mistaken identity, Ross became the victim of an acid attack, scarring him for life. He turned to prescription painkillers in the aftermath of the attack and was helped by his brother’s girlfriend Rhona Goskirk who has battled her own prescription pill addiction. Ross was dealt another blow when – shortly after reuniting with her – Rebecca White … [Read more...] about Is Ross Barton a drug addict, does he die and when does he leave Emmerdale?
MICHAEL Parr is a British actor who's best known for playing bad boy Ross Barton in ITV's Emmerdale. But what else do we know about the soap hunk and what's the acid attack storyline about? Here's the lowdown... Who's Michael Parr? Michael Parr was born in Saint Helens, Merseyside, on August 6, 1986. He graduated from the East 15 Acting School in Essex in 2008. Michael joined Emmerdale in July 2013. Before joining the soap, he worked between acting jobs as a Learning Support Assistant in a Special Educational Needs school and has previously worked as a barman. Parr is also an award-winner - in October 2015, he won awards for Best Actor, Best Bad Boy and Sexiest Male at the 2015 Inside Soap Awards. Emmerdale also won Best Soap. What else has Michael Parr been in? Although Michael is a successful soap star, he doesn't have that many television credits to his name. The actor has had a few minor roles in shows including: Inside Men (PC Mayfair) in 2011 Good Cop (Adam Riley) in 2012 … [Read more...] about Who is Ross Barton star Michael Parr? Emmerdale actor whose character was involved in the Debbie Dingle acid attack
EMMERDALE viewers were tonight rejoicing as Rebecca White finally "came back from the dead". Her friends feared she had been killed by evil Lachlan White, but at the end of this evening's episode she appeared like ghost in a graveyard to a stunned Robert Sugden and his family. The mum-of-one has been missing for months after being taken captive by evil nurse Mrs Sykes on Lachlan's command and everyone in the Dales thought she was dead. So it came as a massive shock when Rebecca appeared in the graveyard dressed in a floating white nightdress. The scene started with Robert visiting his mum Sarah’s grave with sister Victoria, fiance Aaron and Rebecca's baby Seb. Then, out of nowhere, Rebecca appeared in the background draped in a flowing white gown. The stunned Sugdens and Aaron rushed over to hug Rebecca. She looked overjoyed to be reunited with Seb and couldn’t keep her eyes off her baby. Fans immediately took to Twitter to share their joy at her return. One … [Read more...] about Emmerdale fans rejoice as Rebecca White ‘comes back from the dead’ and appears in a graveyard to a stunned Rob Sugden
Charity Dingle decides to look for her estranged dad Obadiah in upcoming scenes in Emmerdale. But who is he, why are they estranged and will she meet him? Here’s the lowdown… Who is Charity’s dad Obadiah Dingle? Obadiah Dingle is the cousin of Zak Dingle. He’s Charity’s dad, meaning he’s granddad to Debbie, Ryan, Noah and Moses. He’s also the great grandfather of Debbie’s kids, Sarah and Jack. He was married to Kathleen, Charity’s mum, and they threw her out when she fell pregnant at 13. According to what Charity told Vanessa Woodfield in 2018, Obadiah was a drunk and left her to give birth to Debbie alone while he went to the pub. He then took Charity and her baby to his friend Pat Jones and made Charity leave her with her. Why are they estranged? After forcing Charity to give her newborn daughter away, Obadiah threw her out shortly after as he couldn’t cope with her anger at having to give the baby away. Charity was still a … [Read more...] about Who is Charity’s dad Obadiah in Emmerdale, why are they estranged and will she find him?