Debbie Rush Biography

Debbie Rush was born in March 1966 in Castleton, Derbyshire, United Kingdom. She is an actress popularly known for her role Anna Windass in Coronation Street.

Movies and TV Shows

  • 2006: Hollyoaks: In the City
  • 2007: The Street
  • 2008: Shameless
  • 2008: Florence Nightingale
  • 2008 – 2018: Coronation Street
  • 2009: Salvage
  • 2013: Lemon La Vida Loca

Debbie Rush Coronation Street

She plays Anna Windass in Coronation stress, her storylines have included: a rocky relationship to her long-term partner, Eddie Windass; feuds with the Platt family, Tim Metcalfe and Sally Webster ; coping with her wayward son Gary Windass and his decision to enrol into the army; her turbulent relationship with Owen Armstrong; adopting Faye Butler (Ellie Leach), who later alleges Anna is abusing her; supporting Roy Cropper and Hayley Cropper after Hayley is diagnosed with terminal cancer; being blackmailed by Pat Phelan into having sex with him; facing bankruptcy following the end of her relationship with Owen; supporting Faye through her underage pregnancy; a relationship with Kevin Webster; and being severely burnt following a car explosion.


She married Andrew Rush in 1989 and they have three
children Tom Rush, Poppy Rush and William Rush.

Debbie Rush Son

Her son William Rush is an actor popularly known for her role as Josh Stevenson in Waterloo Road. In 2016 she auditioned for series 13 of The X Factor and made it through to the six-chair challenge, the third of four elimination stages.

Debbie Rush Daughter Eastenders

In January 2016 Poppy Rush, daughter of Debbie Rush, made her debut in EastEnders as Sophie the best mate of Kyle the secret brother of troubled Stacey Slater.


Debbie Rush
Debbie Rush