Colin Rix (1932 - 11th November 2013) appeared on Coronation Street intermittently between January and November 1973 as Weatherfield Gazette reporter Clive Shawcross.

His other credits include Boyd Q.C. , Out of This World, The Avengers, Emergency-Ward 10, No Hiding Place, Softly Softly, The Saint, Dixon of Dock Green, Doomwatch , Follyfoot, Z Cars, The Sweeney, Crossroads, Upstairs, Downstairs, Grange Hill and Lovejoy.

Film appearances include parts in Dance with a Stranger, Aces High and Eye of the Needle.