June Barry



Real name: Maureen June Leatherbarrow
Born: 15 June 1935
Parents: Ellen and Robert Leatherbarrow
Married: David Whitaker (div)


Contact: c/o Roger Carey Associates

Played: Joan Walker

June Barry has had a career that has spanned over thirty years. Her television debut was as Annie Walker's daughter Joan Walker in Coronation Street that she played in 1961 when the character married school teacher Gordon Davies.

Her stage work includes The Restoration of Arnold, Middleton, Anything For Baby, Birds On The Wing, Three, How He Lied To Her Husband, Press Cuttings, Home and Beauty, High Fidelity, The Guessing Game, Away Match, The Norman Conquests and Ripen Our Darkness.

On radio she has appeared in the plays A Kind Of Loving, The Dartist, The Lackey's Daughter, Watchers On The Shore, Mary Barton, Fame Is The Spur and London Belongs To Me.

June's career on television continued when, in 1967 she played June Forysthe in the drama The Forysthe Saga. For her role in Four of Hearts she was nominated for a television actress of the year award and other television roles in Mixed Doubles, Kate, Seasons Of The Year, Jo, Manace, Feydeau Farces, Spring and Autumn, Honey, Whodunnit, Jackonory, The Dick Emery Show, Moon June, The Lady Killers, Like I've Never Been Gone, Jackonory Playhouse, We'll Meet Again, Young Sherlock, A Walk Under Ladders, Dempsey and Makepeace, Streets Apart, The Bill, Moon and Son and Mulberry.










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