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Amanda Barrie

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Soap legend

Amanda Barrie is an English actress who is best known for playing the role of Alma Sedgewick in Coronation Street.

She has played a number of iconic female characters throughout her career, making her as one of the UK's national treasures.

In 1963 and 1964, Amanda hit the big screen when she appeared in two of the slapstick Carry On film series. Most recently, Amanda appeared in the TV series The Real Marigold Hotel.