Beverley Callard

Birth Day March 28th, 1957
Birth Place Morley, West Riding of Yorkshire, England
Age 67 Years Old
Zodiac Sign Aries

About Beverley Callard

An English actress, Beverley Jane Moxon is professionally known as Beverley Callard. She is well recognized for her role as Liz McDonald in the long-running ITV soap opera "Coronation Street" and Flo Henshaw in "Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps". Before her acting career, she was a shorthand typist. She was given the role of Flo Henshaw in BBC Three sitcom "Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps" in 2001. Callard also appeared in a single episode of "60 Minute Makeover" in 2008 though she made her first TV show appearance as Rhoda on "Shades of Darkness" in 1983. She has also published several books and fitness videos like "Rapid Results", "Lasting Results", "Ultimate Results", and "Real Results". As recent news, Callard cringed with embarrassment after realizing the moment she called her husband megashag actually aired. 

Famous For

  • Being an English actress.
  • For her role as Liz McDonald in the long-running ITV soap opera "Coronation Street" and Flo Henshaw in "Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps". 

Coronation Street Star Beverley Callard


Early Life of Beverley Callard

Beverley Callard opened her eyes for the first time on 28th March 1957 with the real name or full name of Beverley Jane Moxon in Morley, West Riding of Yorkshire, England. She holds a British nationality and British-white ethnicity. Analogously, she is from a Christianity religion and her race is white. She happily celebrates her birthday on 28th March of every year and she had celebrated her 63rd birthday as of 2020 though as her birthdate, her star sign is Aries. Her father, Mavis Moxon was a concert pianist whereas her mother, Clive Moxon was a baker. She has a younger sister named Stephanie. She attended Elmfield and Peel Street schools in Morley, and also Bruntcliffe High School in Morley.

Career of Beverley Callard

  • Beverley Callard commenced her acting career as Darius the page boy at the age of seven and worked as a shorthand typist as she later turned to act career and appeared on stage as Jaqui Coryton in Noel Coward's "Hay Fever", Liz and Rita in "Billy Liar" and The Wicked Queen in "Snow White".
  • Then, she made her television debut (as Beverley Sowden) in the Yorkshire Television soap "Emmerdale Farm" as Angie Richards in 1983, also released books and exercise videos called "Real Results", "Rapid Results", "Ultimate Results" and "Lasting Results". "
  • She also appeared on GMTV and "This Morning" and has had a fitness page in the "Daily Mirror", though she played the part of Barbara in the BBC sitcom "The Peter Principle" in 2000.
  • Similarly, she has cast as Flo Henshaw in the BBC Three sitcom "Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps" (2001), as the Wicked Queen in the Christmas pantomime "Sleeping Beauty" (2011) however, she made her return to the stage in 2012 playing Mari Hoff in a British touring production of "The Rise and Fall of Little Voice".
  • As well, she performed in a touring production of "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" at the Liverpool Empire in 2019, also it was announced in November 2020 that Callard would take part in the twentieth series of "I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here" as she also became the third celebrity to be voted off alongside Victoria Derbyshire on 30th November.
  • Furthermore, she played Gail (Helen Worth) and Brian Tilsley's (Christopher Quinten) friend June Dewhurst in "Coronation Street" in 1984 however she returned to the series in the more significant role of Liz McDonald in 1989.
  • But, she left "Coronation Street" in November 1998 to concentrate on her other career as an aerobics instructor and to spend more time with her family while she returned to "Coronation Street" in 2003.
  • In March 2016, she announced a two-month break from the series, as a result of her ongoing battle with clinical depression, and then she returned to filming in May 2016. Then, in November 2019, Callard announced her departure from "Coronation Street" whereas her final scenes will air in 2021.
  • In addition, as a piece of fresh news, Callard cringed with embarrassment after realizing the moment she called her husband "megashag' actually aired.  The "Coronation Street" star, who was eliminated on Monday night's show with Victoria Derbyshire, proudly stated that Jon McEwan - who she's been married to for the past 10 years was a "megashag' while in the castle. 
  • Speaking on Lorraine, Beverley said: "I can't believe they aired that! Because I just thought, "Well they're quite bad words, so they'll just edit that". "When Ant and Dec played the clips for last night, I wanted to die.'  "We're sad to go but also happy to go,' she told Ant and Dec. "I truly feel as though I've got no survival skills whatsoever, you just do it though, don't you? "And you think, ok I'm covered in bugs but if I lift my head for one second, everyone loses a meal. Your mind goes into a different place.'

Personal Life of Beverley Callard

Reflecting on her personal life, Beverley then-pregnant which was later miscarried, married Paul Atkinson in the year 1974. The couple gave birth to their first child, a daughter named Rebecca Callard, who later became an actress. But a year later, the couple divorced, with Callard later recalling: "We were too young. He had an alcohol-induced violent side." Then, she married an economics teacher David Sowden in 1980 but the couple separated amicably in 1988. Callard fell pregnant in 1989 to Steve Callard, and the couple married. Their son, Joshua was born in 1990. The pair separated due to Steve's infidelity, once occurring whilst Callard was recovering from cervical cancer treatment. As of now, she is living a happy life with her fourth husband, Jon McEwan, in Eccles, Salford, Greater Manchester, with McEwan's son Ben. They married on 30th October 2010. Furthermore, talking about her sexual orientation, she is straight.

Beverley Callard and her husband, Jon McEwan

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Net Worth of Beverley Callard

Moving towards Beverley Callard's net worth, she has a worth of around $6 million as of 2020 though she has also a handsome amount of salary too which is also in millions of dollars per year. In 2008, it was announced that Callard's pay, along with other Street stars, would be cut due to the credit crunch. She personally suffered the most, losing 40% of her earnings. Her story to success definitely does not appear to be anything different than others. During the beginning phase of her career, she also had to prove her potential. She had to work from scratch to reach where she has today. In addition, her major source of income is from her acting career.

Body Measurement of Beverley Callard

Beverley Callard is one of the beautiful and pretty actresses who stands at a perfect height of 5 ft 5 in or 165 cm with a balanced weight of 56 kg or 123.5 lbs. Beverly served as an aerobics instructor. She stays fit and healthy by doing aerobics and some mild exercises whereas she suffered from clinical depression and a nervous breakdown in 2009. Graceful woman Callard has hazel eyes and blonde hair color as her body build type is average. Her colossal eyes have attracted a lot of people towards her. She is a vegan. Recently, she has opened up about her health, revealing that she has undergone two hip surgeries this year. She told the Radio Times: "I had one operation in March, and then I had the great big one on the 20th of July. And I was really worried that I wouldn't be able to do it. My hip surgeon said he said to me, 'Beverley, you've got no chance.'" In 2016, she even discussed her battle with depression, revealing that she had started seeing a new doctor. She also previously revealed that a bout of depression was brought on by a change in her medication. She wrote online: "Been battling the demons of depression! One of the meds I'm on has been stopped by a pharmaceutical company, apparently, it doesn't make money."

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