Adrian Lewis Morgan

Adrian Lewis Morgan (born 15 February 1973)[1] is a Welsh actor, known for portraying the role of Jimmi Clay in the BBC soap opera Doctors. Having appeared since 2005, he is the longest serving cast member on Doctors.[2]

Adrian Lewis Morgan
Born
Adrian Lewis Morgan

(1973-02-15) 15 February 1973 (age 48)
Beddau, Wales
Education
OccupationActor
Height5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)[1]
Spouse(s)
Ria Morgan
(m. 2010)
Children1

Early lifeEdit

Morgan was born in Beddau on 15 February 1972,[3] and has one sister.[4] Morgan attended Llantwit Fardre School, Bryn Celynnog Comprehensive School, and the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama.[2][1][5] At the age of 17, Morgan worked in a hotel serving breakfasts, but left the job after two weeks.[1] In 1998, Morgan was involved in a car accident.[3]

CareerEdit

Morgan's first role was as Tobias Ragg in Sweeney Todd at the Royal National Theatre.[6] During his theatre career, he starred in various West End productions, including: Marius in Les Misérables; Roger in Rent; and Judas/Annas in Jesus Christ Superstar.[3] From 2001 to 2002, he appeared in the BBC medical drama Holby City as Liam Evans.[7] Since 2005, he has portrayed the role of Jimmi Clay in the BBC daytime soap Doctors.[8] He is the longest serving cast member on Doctors.[2]

FilmographyEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2001–2002 Holby City Liam Evans Series regular
2002 Doctors Andy Rees Episode: "Sleeping Dogs"
2005–present Doctors Jimmi Clay Series regular

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Result Ref.
2006 The British Soap Awards Sexiest Male Longlisted [9]
2007 The British Soap Awards Best Actor Longlisted [10]
2008 The British Soap Awards Best Actor Longlisted [11]
2009 The British Soap Awards Best Actor Longlisted [12]
2009 The British Soap Awards Sexiest Male Longlisted [12]
2010 The British Soap Awards Best Actor Longlisted [13]
2010 Inside Soap Awards Best Daytime Star Nominated [14]
2011 The British Soap Awards Sexiest Male Longlisted [15]
2015 The British Soap Awards Best Actor Longlisted [16][17]
2015 Inside Soap Awards Best Daytime Star Longlisted [18]
2016 The British Soap Awards Best Male Dramatic Performance Nominated [19]
2019 The British Soap Awards Best On-Screen Partnership
(with Ian Midlane)
Nominated [20]
2020 National Television Awards Serial Drama Performance Longlisted [21]
2020 Inside Soap Awards Best Daytime Star Longlisted [22]
2020 RTS Midlands Awards Acting Performance – Male Won [23]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "Adrian Lewis Morgan". holby.tv. Archived from the original on 12 April 2020. Retrieved 12 April 2020.
  2. ^ a b c "When is BBC One TV show Doctors back on?". Metro. 25 August 2017. Archived from the original on 30 December 2019. Retrieved 13 January 2020.
  3. ^ a b c "Adrian Lewis Morgan (Jimmi)". BBC. Archived from the original on 11 October 2016. Retrieved 12 April 2020.
  4. ^ "Adrian Lewis Morgan". Digital Spy. Archived from the original on 6 January 2013. Retrieved 13 January 2020.
  5. ^ "Former pupil in Doctors role". WalesOnline. 8 September 2005. Retrieved 28 January 2021.
  6. ^ "Production of Sweeney Todd". Theatricalia. Archived from the original on 13 January 2020. Retrieved 13 January 2020.
  7. ^ "BBC One – Doctors – Jimmi Clay". BBC. Archived from the original on 22 June 2020. Retrieved 13 January 2020.
  8. ^ "Adrian Lewis-Morgan on the 2,000th episode of Doctors drama". Wales Online. Archived from the original on 19 December 2019. Retrieved 13 January 2020.
  9. ^ "The British Soap Awards 2006 (2006)". British Film Institute. Archived from the original on 26 January 2020. Retrieved 26 January 2020.
  10. ^ Green, Kris (27 May 2007). "The British Soap Awards 2007: The Winners". Digital Spy. Archived from the original on 19 October 2013. Retrieved 20 May 2012.
  11. ^ Hilton, Beth; Green, Kris (4 May 2008). "The British Soap Awards 2008: The Winners". Digital Spy. Archived from the original on 19 October 2013. Retrieved 20 May 2012.
  12. ^ a b McLennan, Patrick. "British Soap Awards 2009: Nominations revealed!". What's on TV. Future plc. Retrieved 16 February 2021.
  13. ^ McLennan, Patrick. "British Soap Awards 2009: Nominations revealed!". What's on TV. Future plc. Retrieved 16 February 2021.
  14. ^ Wightman, Catriona (13 July 2010). "In Full: Inside Soap Awards 2010 Nominees". Digital Spy. Archived from the original on 27 October 2010. Retrieved 19 May 2012.
  15. ^ Kilkelly, Daniel. "British Soap Awards 2011 voting opens". Digital Spy. Hearst Magazines UK. Retrieved 16 February 2021.
  16. ^ Kilkelly, Daniel (30 March 2015). "British Soap Awards 2015 voting opens, longlist nominees revealed". Digital Spy. Archived from the original on 1 April 2015. Retrieved 12 April 2020.
  17. ^ Kilkelly, Daniel (27 April 2015). "EastEnders tops British Soap Awards 2015 shortlist". Digital Spy. Archived from the original on 27 April 2015. Retrieved 12 April 2020.
  18. ^ Dainty, Sophie (14 July 2015). "Inside Soap Awards 2015 longlist revealed: Who's in line for Best Actor, Actress and Newcomer?". Digital Spy. Archived from the original on 16 July 2015. Retrieved 19 July 2015.
  19. ^ Kilkelly, Daniel. "British Soap Awards 2016 full winners list: Did your favourites take home prizes". Digital Spy. Archived from the original on 30 May 2016. Retrieved 12 April 2020.
  20. ^ Tobin, Christian (1 June 2019). "Here are the British Soap Awards 2019 winners". Digital Spy. Archived from the original on 25 April 2020. Retrieved 12 April 2020.
  21. ^ "NTA nominations 2020: the full shortlist of National Television Awards nominees, and how to vote for the NTAs". i. Archived from the original on 17 January 2021. Retrieved 28 January 2020.
  22. ^ "Who will get YOUR vote in the Inside Soap Awards 2020?". Inside Soap. 15 September 2020. Archived from the original on 26 October 2020. Retrieved 15 September 2020.
  23. ^ "RTS Midlands 2020". Royal Television Society. Archived from the original on 23 November 2020. Retrieved 25 November 2020.

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