Burn Gorman was born in America in 1974 and has lived in Britain since 1981. On Coronation Street he appeared between October and December 1998 as cultist Ben Andrews.

After leaving the programme he continued to act and gained prominence when he played the role of 'Guppy' in the BBCs adaptation of Bleak House. He played Dr. Owen Harper in two series of Torchwood and 'Bill Sykes' in the West End revival of the musical Oliver!

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.