Born: March 14, 1965
Famous for: His reputation as Weatherfield's most eligible bachelor
As Coronation Street's casanova shopkeeper Dev, Jimmi Harkishin has romanced nearly every woman who has ever set foot in the Rovers Return. Born in Paris to an Indian father and Italian mother, he arrived to head Weatherfield's corner shop empire back in 1999. The handsome actor has also enjoyed big screen success with Bhaji On The Beach, directed by Gurinder Chadha - the moviemaker behind Bend It Like Beckham - and East Is East.