Amanda Barrie Biography

Amanda Barrie was born on 14th September 1936 in Ashton-under-Lyne, United Kingdom. She is an actress popularly known for her role as Alma Sedgewick in Coronation Street which she played on and off for 20 years.

Amanda Barrie Age

She was born on 14th September 1936 ( 82 years as at 2017)

Amanda Barrie Movies

  • 1975: One of Our Dinosaurs Is Missing
  • 1965: I’ve Gotta Horse
  • 1964: Carry On Cleo
  • 1963: Carry On Cabby
  • 1963: Doctor in Distress
  • 2015: Tea For Two
  • Koroshi

Amanda Barrie TV Shows

  • Since 1960: Coronation Street
  • 1999 – 2006: Bad Girls
  • 2004 – 2009: Hell’s Kitchen
  • 1973 – 1977: Hickory House
  • 1967: The Reluctant Romeo
  • Since 1962: Bulldog Breed
  • Since 1968: Ooh La La!
  • Since 1980: Time Of My Life

Amanda Barrie Husband

In 1967 she married theatre director Robin Hunter but he died in 2004.


On 14th September 2014, she married her current spouse, English crime novelist Hilary Bonner.

In her autobiography, It’s Not a Rehearsal, she came out as bisexual and was publicly in a relationship with Crossroads actress Heather Chasen. In an interview on Loose Women, she revealed that she didn’t come out as gay in case she was fired from her job.


Amanda Barrie
Amanda Barrie