In 2003 Nigel Harman Won The Role Of Dennis Rickman In The BBC

Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman


I was in so much trouble I had my own desk in detention.” His father was a bank manager, but also involved in amateur dramatics including work with CODA (Croydon operatic and Dramatic Association), an interest which was passed on to Harman. By the age of 8 he already had a manager and in 1984 he made his first major television appearance in the BBC1 drama series Tenko which was followed by appearances in Alas Smith and Jones (1986) and The Honey Siege (1987). He then turned his hand to larger theatre roles, appearing in productions such as Privates on Parade, Much Ado About Nothing and Summer Holiday. in 2003 he won the role of Dennis Rickman in the BBC soap opera EastEnders for which he is now nationally well known.

In 2003 Nigel Harman Won The Role Of Dennis Rickman In The BBC

Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman


Having only worked on the stage and in musical theatre since leaving private school, Nigel determined to expand into television and pursued TV roles. in 2003 he won the role of Dennis Rickman in the BBC soap opera EastEnders for which he is now nationally well known. At the time he won the role, Harman was working for British supermarket Sainsbury’s as a delivery van driver.

In 2003 Nigel Harman Won The Role Of Dennis Rickman In The BBC

Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman


He has worked extensively in theatre, with the stage being described as his “first love”. I was in so much trouble I had my own desk in detention.” His father was a bank manager, but also involved in amateur dramatics including work with CODA (Croydon operatic and Dramatic Association), an interest which was passed on to Nigel. in 2003 he won the role of Dennis Rickman in the BBC soap opera EastEnders for which he is now nationally well known. His first episode portraying Dennis immediately attracted the attention of thousands of ladies throughout the country, and he now has many fansites devoted to him all over the Internet. His character’s first notable bustup was with local hard man Phil Mitchell whom he punched in his very first episode making him the first of his many enemies. Then his long-lost father “Dirty” Den Watts (played by Leslie Grantham) famously returned after being presumed dead for over 14 years and together with Dennis framed Phil for armed robbery causing Phil to flee Walford on the run from police.

In 2003 Nigel Harman Won The Role Of Dennis Rickman In The BBC

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I always wanted to get involved in something, not just learn and write. He scored minor parts in in episodes of Red Cap, Doctors and Coupling, but had to support himself by taking jobs at Pizza Hut and as a driver for supermarket chain Sainsburys. in 2003 he won the role of Dennis Rickman in the BBC soap opera EastEnders for which he is now nationally well known. He opened alongside Sarah Lancashire who left the production with illness on 4 January 2006. From January to May 2009 he appeared in the play Three Days of Rain at the Apollo Theatre, London with actors Lyndsey Marshal and James McAvoy. in November & December 2009 he appeared in Public Property by Sam Peter Jackson at the Trafalgar Studios.
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman

In 2003 Nigel Harman Won The Role Of Dennis Rickman In The BBC

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By the age of 8 he already had a manager and in 1984 he made his first major television appearance in the BBC1 drama series Tenko which was followed by appearances in Alas Smith and Jones (1986) and The Honey Siege (1987). in 2003 he won the role of Dennis Rickman in the BBC soap opera EastEnders for which he is now nationally well known. Many people were devoted to his character Dennis falling in love with and marrying his adopted sister Sharon (Letitia Dean).

In 2003 Nigel Harman Won The Role Of Dennis Rickman In The BBC

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He then turned his hand to larger theatre roles, appearing in productions such as Privates on Parade, Much Ado About Nothing and Summer Holiday. Having only worked on the stage and in musical theatre since leaving high school, Nigel determined to expand into television and pursued TV roles. in 2003 he won the role of Dennis Rickman in the BBC soap opera EastEnders for which he is now nationally well known. His character’s first notable bustup was with local hard man Phil Mitchell whom he punched in his very first episode making him the first of his many enemies. Following his stint on Eastenders,he criticised the show for its poor quality. During his time on EastEnders he won multiple awards such as the following: Since leaving EastEnders, he starred as Sky Masterson in Guys and Dolls at the Piccadilly Theatre in the West End alongside Jenna Russell and Nigel Lindsay. in December 2006 Nigel appeared alongside Bonnie Langford in Guys and Dolls at the Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham as part of the show’s UK tour. The tour concluded at the Tricycle Theatre in Kilburn.

In 2003 Nigel Harman Won The Role Of Dennis Rickman In The BBC

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He scored minor parts in in episodes of Red Cap, Doctors and Coupling, but had to support himself by taking jobs at pizza-hut and as a driver for supermarket chain Sainsburys. in 2003 he won the role of Dennis Rickman in the BBC soap opera EastEnders for which he is now nationally well known. At the time he won the role, Harman was working for British supermarket Sainsbury’s as a delivery van driver.
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman

In 2003 Nigel Harman Won The Role Of Dennis Rickman In The BBC

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However, he found school difficult: “I was never comfortable sitting down. By the age of 8 he already had a manager and in 1984 he made his first major television appearance in the BBC1 drama series Tenko which was followed by appearances in Alas Smith and Jones (1986) and The Honey Siege (1987). He then turned his hand to larger theatre roles, appearing in productions such as Privates on Parade, Much Ado About Nothing and Summer Holiday. in 2003 he won the role of Dennis Rickman in the BBC soap opera EastEnders for which he is now nationally well known. Harman left EastEnders on 5 November 2005, and his final episode was aired on 30 December 2005 in which Dennis was stabbed to death in the street by one of Johnny Allen’s (Billy Murray) henchman (it was later discovered to be Danny Moon, played by Jake Maskall). Following his stint on Eastenders,he criticised the show for its poor quality. Other venues of the tour were the Theatre Royal, Brighton and the Richmond Theatre.
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman

In 2003 Nigel Harman Won The Role Of Dennis Rickman In The BBC

Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman
Nigel Harman


Nigel grew up in Woldingham, Surrey and was educated at Dulwich College. I always wanted to get involved in something, not just learn and write. in 2003 he won the role of Dennis Rickman in the BBC soap opera EastEnders for which he is now nationally well known. A few months later, Dennis was beaten up by some heavies who had been sent around by Phil. Then his long-lost father “Dirty” Den Watts (played by Leslie Grantham) famously returned after being presumed dead for over 14 years and together with Dennis framed Phil for armed robbery causing Phil to flee Walford on the run from police.