Dicken Ashworth

Dicken Ashworth

DickenDicken Ashworth is a Yorkshire born actor who has had a long career in film and TV.

His film credits include King of the Wind, Force 10 from Navarone, Tess, Krull and Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit.

On television, Dicken played Alan Partridge in Brookside from 1983 to 1985, Geoff Horton in Coronation Street from 1992 to 2000 and Duke Woods in Emmerdale from 2007 to 2008. Other television credits include Grange Hill, Juliet Bravo, Minder, The Chinese Detective, C.A.T.S. Eyes, The Bill, Boon, Inspector Morse, Dangerfield, Keeping Up Appearances and Where the Heart Is.

In Doctor Who, Dicken played Sezon, in the 1985 Sixth Doctor story Timelash; and in Blake’s 7, he was Gunn-Sar in the 1981 episode Power.

We are delighted to be welcoming Dicken to Whooverville 9, and offer many thanks to Ian Kubiak and all at Cygnus Alpha.

Please remember that as a sponsored guest, Dicken will charge for autographs.