When will government blow the whistle on football? 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.'. The actor, also known for BBC series Butterflies, died on Monday after a short illness. 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 views expressed in the contents above are those of our users and do not necessarily reflect the views of MailOnline. 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. Former Coronation Street actor Andrew Hall has died at the age of 65. Does a Covid vaccine stop you spreading it to loved ones? 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). He was married to Abigail Sharp. He was an actor, known for Butterflies (1978), Lucy Sullivan Is Getting Married (1999) and Stormhouse (2011). #AndrewHall pic.twitter.com/vQOdNPW0bz. News of the star's death was announced by his management on Wednesday evening and tributes have poured in for the beloved actor. Andrew also stared in Butterflies "Andrew was loved at InterTalent Rights Group where he had been a client in our Actors Division since 2014. Photograph: Tristram Kenton/The Guardian. He was an actor, known for Butterflies (1978), Lucy Sullivan Is Getting Married (1999) and Nixon's the One (2013). We are so sad to hear of his passing. and Haunting Julia. "Most recently he appeared as The Gentleman in the SyFy series Blood Drive. @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! at the Trafalgar, and Kindertransport, which toured the UK. 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 Dead: Coronation Street And Butterflies Actor Dies, Aged 65 He played Audrey Roberts' partner Marc Selby on the soap in 2011. Andrew Hall (19 January 1954 – 20 May 2019) was an English actor and theatre director. The actor, also known for BBC sitcom Butterflies, passed away after a battle with cancer… Who was Coronation Street actor Andr… 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. ormer Coronation Street and Butterflies actor Andrew Hall has died at the age of 65. 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.'. News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. Former Coronation Street actor Andrew Hall has died at the age of 65. 'Most recently he appeared as The Gentleman in the SyFy series Blood Drive.'. This service is provided on News Group Newspapers' Limited's Standard Terms and Conditions in accordance with our Privacy & Cookie Policy. Andrew Hall, Actor: Butterflies. kids now? A tweet from his management said: “It … “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. For other inquiries, Contact Us. 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. ", I’ve just heard the awful news that Andrew Hall has died. It's the perfect way to describe Andrew. 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'I'm 85... and I'll be 86 by the time I get out of here! The comments below have not been moderated. 'His character name was The Gentleman. The actor, also known for BBC series Butterflies, died on Monday after a short illness. He died on May 20, 2019 in the UK. 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. 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! - 2 years ago 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 Pregnant Princess Eugenie and her husband Jack Brooksbank have 'moved back in with Prince Andrew and Sarah... Where are 7 Up! 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. FORMER Coronation Street star Andrew Hall has died aged 65. 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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. at the Trafalgar, and Kindertransport, which toured the UK. 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. Former Coronation Street star Andrew Hall has died at the age of 65 His agent Alex Segal said: "Andrew's most recent TV job was in a Syfy series called Blood Drive. Hall also worked behind the camera, directing productions of Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf? 'Andrew was loved at InterTalent Rights Group where he had been a client in our Actors Division since 2014. Former Coronation Street actor Andrew Hall has died at the age of 65. FORMER Coronation Street star Andrew Hall has died aged 65. 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. Do you have a story for The Sun Online news team? Andrew Hall died on 20 May, 2019 after a short illness, according to his management group. We are no longer accepting comments on this article. The actor turned director 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! 679215 Registered office: 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9GF. It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our client & friend Andrew Hall … 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!' We pay for videos too. Former Coronation Street and Butterflies actor Andrew Hall has died at the age of 65. Former Coronation Street star Andrew Hall … That couldn't be more apt. The subject, the day-to-day life of the comfortable middle-class Parkinson family, is treated in a bittersweet style. "The Sun", "Sun", "Sun Online" are registered trademarks or trade names of News Group Newspapers Limited. 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. REVEALED: Kamala Harris' team chose to dress her in Converse sneakers NOT Vogue staff - but VP-elect did not... Now for the rain! 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). Andrew Hall was born on January 19, 1954 in Manchester, Greater Manchester, England as Andrew James Hall. 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. Andrew Hall (19 January 1954 – 20 May 2019) was an English actor and theatre director. The star played Marc Selby in Corrie and Russell Parkinson in Butterflies. 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 actor, also known for BBC series Butterflies, died on Monday after a short illness. The actor, also known for BBC sitcom Butterflies, died on Monday after a short illness. The actor, best known for playing Marc Selby in Corrie and Russell Parkinson in Butterflies, passed away on Monday night. That couldn't be more apt. 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He later played Marc Selby in Coronation Street, Audrey Roberts' cross-dressing love interest. 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. The actor, also known for BBC sitcom Butterflies, died on Monday after a short illness. 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). Andrew Hall and Karina Fernandez in Passion at the Chelsea theatre, London, in 2002. Click here to upload yours. ', Shocking: Andrew's character Marc was revealed to be a cross-dresser named Marcia, during his stint on the soap in 2011. You can WhatsApp us on 07810 791 502. 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. To see all content on The Sun, please use the Site Map. The nicest of men and an extremely talented actor. Andrew was loved at InterTalent Rights Group where he had been a client in our Actors Division since 2014. He was a client and a friend. Geoffrey Palmer, second from left, in Butterflies, 1978, with, from left, Andrew Hall, Wendy Craig and Nicholas Lyndhurst. “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. To inquire about a licence to reproduce material, visit our Syndication site. His son Josh Hall said: "Andrew began his acting career playing the character of Russell in the BBC series Butterflies. 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 was loved by audiences for his many roles, most notably Butterflies, Coronation Street and, more recently, Syfy's Blood Drive.". Photograph: Allstar/BBC He was known for his role as Russell Parkinson in Carla Lane's BBC situation comedy Butterflies (1978–83). View our online Press Pack. The star is survived by his wife Abigail, his mother Mabel, his children Kate and Josh, and his grandchildren Jasper and Maggie. 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. Butterflies made in 1978-1983 was written by Carla Lane. Does lockdown really need to get tougher? 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). Coronation Street and Butterflies star Andrew Hall dies aged 65 after short illness. Email us at tips@the-sun.co.uk or call 0207 782 4368. Thank you Andrew. Harrowing images from NHS frontline reveal true impact of Covid pandemic, UAE removed from UK travel corridor list after influencers flocked to Dubai, Hancock unveils vaccine plan to escape lockdown and have great British summer. "Andrew was loved by audiences for his many roles, most notably Butterflies, Coronation Street and, more recently, Syfy's Blood Drive." FORMER Coronation Street star Andrew Hall died at the age of 65. Andrew Hall (left) in Butterflies. “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. Published: 23:00 GMT, 22 May 2019 | Updated: 07:57 GMT, 23 May 2019. '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! Butterflies was his first job on … He played Marc Selby in Coronation Street, Audrey Roberts' cross-dressing love interest. 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). "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! Hall was best known for his role as Russell Parkinson in Butterflies between 1978 and 1983. Former Coronation Street actor Andrew Hall has died aged 65. He was married to Abigail Sharp. "Later he worked as a director and producer, enjoying successes with productions including Edward Albee's Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf? Andrew Hall was born on January 19, 1954 in Manchester, Greater Manchester, England as Andrew James Hall. When did shoppers stop following the rules? Andrew's son Josh Hall reflected: 'Andrew began his acting career playing the character of Russell in the BBC series Butterflies. We pay for your stories! 'Later he worked as a director and producer, enjoying successes with productions including Edward Albee's Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf? His agent Alex Segal said: 'Andrew's most recent TV job was in a Syfy series called 'Blood Drive'. The actor, who died after a short illness, was also known for playing roles in Butterflies and Blood Drive, after starring in Coronation Street in 2011. 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