Marian McLoughlin

Marian McLoughlin is a British actress, known for her role as Marina Bonnaire in the BBC soap opera Doctors. She also played the role of Brenda Jacks in the BBC series Home Time in 2009 and Julia in Fast Freddie, The Widow and Me in 2011. In 2021, she was cast in the Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks as Sue Morgan.

Marian McLoughlin
Years active1977–present


After training to be a French teacher, she graduated from Newman College, and later took a postgraduate diploma in Drama at Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. Theatre work includes: Henry V, After the Fall and Bartholomew Fair at the Royal National Theatre, Edmund at the Royal Court, and numerous rep companies. TV work includes: series regular in French Fields, Doctors, Home Time, Born to Run, Thin Ice, Castles; period drama Nicholas Nickleby; plus roles in The Impressions Show, EastEnders and The Bill, and many other productions. In 1997, she starred in the BBC drama Born to Run.[1] In 2017 she played Marie in The Girls at the Phoenix Theatre in the West End. In 2021, she was cast in the Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks as Sue Morgan.[2]


Personal lifeEdit

She lives with her writer husband and her two children in West London.


  1. ^ Benedict, David (24 May 1997) Going the distance
  2. ^ Anderton, Joe (27 April 2021). "Hollyoaks recasts Luke Morgan's mother Sue for a heartbreaking storyline". Digital Spy. Hearst Magazines UK. Retrieved 26 April 2021.

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