Born: April 16, 1963
Famous for: Heartbeat heart-throb turned BBC drama king
Nick's a TV favourite, spending five years on EastEnders and six on the hit programme Heartbeat. While his portrayal of a maverick cop in the BBC drama, In Deep cemented his onscreen credentials, he has also enjoyed an on-off career as a chart-topping singer. In the mid-Eighties he hit number one with his single, Every Loser Wins, and found success in 1992 with the theme song from Heartbeat.