FIRST WAVE OF CAST ANNOUNCED
FOR 2020 UK TOUR OF
BY THE WATERS OF LIVERPOOL
Mark Moraghan will play John Forrester (Helen’s father). Mark previously played 'Father' in the 2007 and 2009 adaptations of Twopence To Cross The Mersey. He returned to play the role in By The Waters Of Liverpool in 2018.
Mark is best known for his roles in Holby City, Coronation Street and Brookside. Coronation Street and Doctor Who’s, Eric Potts will play 'Mr Ellis', Helen's fiery-tempered boss. Eric has also appeared in Peak Practice, Heartbeat, The Royal, Last of the Summer Wine and Steel River Blues. Other confirmed cast members are Lynn Francis as the 'Deaconess'; Danny O’Brien as 'Harry O’Dwyer'; Chloe McDonald as 'Fiona' (Helen's sister); and Roy Carruthers as 'The Detective'.
The search is now taking place to find the lead role of 'Helen' - together with 'Mother' and 'Alan' (Helen's brother).