Caroline Aherne

Birthday:

12/24/1963

Place of birth:

Ealing, London, England, UK:

Biography:

Caroline Aherne was a BAFTA winning comic writer and actress best known for her comic character Mrs Merton and for her sitcom The Royle Family. In the mid '90s she went by the name Caroline Hook, having taken her husband's name (New Order bassist Peter Hook) but reverted back to Aherne following their divorce. She died from cancer in 2016 at the age of 52.


Film Credits

British Sitcom: 60 Years of Laughing at Ourselves (2016)
as Denise Best (archive footage) (uncredited)
Barbara's Old Ring (2012)
as Denise Best
Victoria Wood with All the Trimmings (2000)
as
VIZ: Oh, Lordy! It's The Fat Slags in Blue Honeymoon (1996)
as
The New Sofa ()
as Denise Best

TV Series Credits

Sunshine (2008)
as Donna
It's Only TV But I Like It (1999)
as
Mrs Merton and Malcolm (1999)
as
The Royle Family (1998)
as Denise Best
Fantasy World Cup (1998)
as
Clive Anderson All Talk (1996)
as
The Frank Skinner Show (1995)
as
The Mrs Merton Show (1995)
as
The Fast Show (1994)
as
Frank Sidebottom's Fantastic Shed Show (1992)
as Mrs Merton
An Audience with... (1978)
as Herself
The Security Men (2013)
Writer
Barbara's Old Ring (2012)
Director
Barbara's Old Ring (2012)
Writer
The Fattest Man in Britain (2009)
Writer
The New Sofa ()
Director