Michael Parr

Michael Parr was born in St Helen’s, Lancashire, on August 6, 1986. A child actor, he appeared in a number of stage shows and later studied drama at East 15 Acting School, London. He took on a variety of jobs after graduating, including working as a teaching assistant in a school for children with special needs. He joined the Emmerdale cast in July 2013 to take on his first major TV role as Ross Barton. He’s also had parts in Casualty, Hollyoaks and Doctors. Nomianted as Best Newcomer at the 2015 National TV Awards.