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Adam Rickitt (born 29th May 1978 in Crewe) is an English actor who appeared as Nick Tilsley on Coronation Street from October 1997 to April 1999, July to August 2002 and September 2003 to July 2004. He took over the role from Warren Jackson when producer Brian Park wanted to take the character in a new direction.

The role of Nick was recast a second time in 2009, with Ben Price taking over, as Rickitt was instead appearing in the New Zealand soap opera Shortland Street as Kieran Mitchell. Rickitt's other acting work includes Judge John Deed, Doctors and a role in the 2012 film Whatever Happened to Pete Blaggit?. He also joined the cast of Hollyoaks in 2017, playing the role of Kyle Kelly until June 2020.

In the late 1990s and early 2000s he attempted a pop music career and charted with three top 30 records including the No. 5 hit "I Breathe Again" and also tried politics but was not selected as a Conservative candidate despite trying in a number of constituencies. From 2013 to 2014 he was part of the "reunion" boyband 5th Story.

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