Alan Halsall plays Tyrone Dobbs
Alan David Halsall (born 11 August 1982) plays Tyrone Dobbs on
Alan was brought up in Walkden, near Manchester, and attended Walkden High School, where he studied drama and found his passion for acting.
Alan has been in Coronation Street since November 1998, but had previously appeared in a variety of television shows, including Heartbeat, Hetty Wainthropp Investigates and Queer As Folk. He was also the star of the four-part series Matt's Million.
Alan is married to former Coronation Street and former Wild at Heart actress, Lucy-Jo Hudson. They met on set and began dating in 2005. They married on 13 June 2009, in Cheshire.
First appearance on Coronation Street in the UK:
30 November 1998: Tyrone turned up at Deirdre Rachid's flat in search of his mother Jackie.