Reece Dinsdale plays Joe McIntyre
Reece Dinsdale (born 6 August 1959 in Normanton, Wakefield, West Yorkshire) plays Joe McIntyre on Coronation Street.
Reece trained at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama from
1977 until 1980. After initially working in Theatre in Exeter,
Nottingham, Birmingham and at The Edinburgh Festival, Reece got his
first TV role in the thriller Knife Edge in 1981.
Reece's subsequent television appearances include, Out on the Floor, Agatha Christie's Partners in Crime, Threads, Winter Flight, Home to Roose, Take Me Home, Coppers, Ahead of the Class, Glamour Night, Love Lies Bleeding, Midnight Man, Spooks, Life On Mars, Murder In Mind, Silent Witness and many others.
Reece has also appeared in many theatre productions, including Beethoven's Tenth, Observe the Sons of Ulster Marching Towards the Somme, Woundings, Don Carlos, Old Years Eve, Wild Oats, and Racing Demon, among others.
Reece has also appeared in several feature films, including A Private Function, Kenneth Branagh's Hamlet and ID.
In the summer of 2008, Reece joined the cast of Coronation Street to play Joe McIntyre.
First appearance on Coronation Street in the UK:
26 May 2008: Joe visited number 8 and thanked Gail Platt for looking after his daughter Tina.