Alison King

Inside Biography


Alison King is a famous English actress who has played major roles as Carla Connor in Coronation Street and Lynda Block in the Sky One drama series Dream Team. Best Actress at the 2012 British Soap Awards honored her.


Alison King was born on March 3, 1973, as the fourth child of their parents. She was born in Leicester, Leicestershire, England. Her father Alex King and her mother June King were both nurses at the hospital. Her nationality is English and ethnicity is white. She follows Christianity.

Alison King went to the Markfield Mercenfeld Primary School in her hometown. She attended her high school in South Charnwood High School, where she showed and gained Interest in acting. She graduated from Groby Community College, where she also took dance and drama cla s ses in her free time. 


Alison King wanted to become an actress from very small age and took different acting cla s ses during her time in Primary school. When she was 22 years of age, she got her first television role in two episodes of Brookside, playing the role of Helen in 1982.

Later in 2003, she appeared in American movie Shanghai Knights playing the role of a prostitute alongside Jackie Chan and Owen Wilson. Her role was appreciable when she acted in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street.

Alison also made her guest appearance in the last episodes of Mile High. She acted as the wife of Captain Nigel Crocker and appeared in an episode of Coupling.


Alison King dated former Coronation Street actor Philip Middlemiss (1995-2000) but later split due to some reasons. In 2006, Alison got engaged with actor Jim Alexander, who costarred with her in several series of Dream Team. Things didn’t work out between them and they split after just one year.

Following the split with her boyfriend Jim Alexander, she dated fellow soap star Louis Emerick for a short period of time. She then dated a Coronation Street sound technician, Adam Huckett from April 2007. The couple cherished birth of their daughter Daisy Mae, in February 2009.

The couple got engaged in  September 2011 in Paris. However, the couple split on 16 October 2012. She is not married yet but currently, she is dating Paul Slavin who is a director of Hollyoaks.

Alison was a smoker however, she gave up smoking while pregnant with her child.

Alison King is an avid fan and supporter of Liverpool F.C.


Alison King an average height of 5 ft 5 inches and weighs 48 kg. Her body measurements are 34-27-34.


Alison King is earning an extraordinary salary. She has not specified about her net worth.

Alison has huge number of admirers who follow her on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter

by Bchrome, 01 Jun, 2017

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