|Full Name Stuart Manning|
Name Stuart Manning
Known for Role of Russell Owen
|Years active 2001–|
Occupation Actor, Model
|Born 27 May 1979 (age 36) (1979-05-27) |
Notable work Russell Owen in Hollyoaks
Television Hollyoaks (2004–2009) I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here! (2009)
Movies and TV shows Hollyoaks, Night and Day, Hollyoaks: Crossing The Line, Sure Fire Hit: A Love to Kill
Nominations The British Soap Award for Spectacular Scene of the Year, The British Soap Award for Sexiest Male
Awards The British Soap Award for Hero of the Year
Similar People Kevin Sacre, Edward MacLiam, Sabrina Washington, Gino D'Acampo, Jesse Birdsall
Hollyoaks backstage stuart manning
Stuart David Manning (born 27 May 1979) is an English actor and model. He is best known for playing the role of Russell Owen in the Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks from 2004 until 2009.
After leaving Art college where he studied Fine Art photography Manning joined Models One where he worked with photographer Bruce Weber on an Abercrombie and Fitch Campaign. He also worked on many commercials including "Pepsi" directed by Michael Bay.
Manning started his acting career in an ITV soap opera Night and Day playing Sam Armstrong. Manning won the 2002 British Soap Awards "Hero of the Year" award for that role. He played Mark Thompson in an episode of Holby City before joining the cast of Hollyoaks in 2004. After five years of playing the role of Russell Owen, Manning decided to quit the show. He left the series in a storyline that saw him kidnap his baby son Max and leave for France.
He appeared as a contestant on the ninth series of I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! in 2009. He finished overall in fifth place on the show.
Manning appeared in the UK tour of A Passionate Woman alongside Kaye Mellor and Anthony Lewis in 2011.
In 2014, he appeared in an episode of Doctors as Paul Carter, and in 2015, he also appeared in The Dumping Ground as Matt Branston and Casualty as Clyde Jackson, in the last of a trio of special Casualty "Noir" episodes.
In 2017 he appeared as Nik Voyle in the first episode of school drama series Ackley Bridge.