Douglas John Malin known as Mark Eden, 92 who was an English actor and was best known for his portrayal of villainous Alan Bradley in Coronation Street from 1986 to 1989 is reportedly dead.
The star died peacefully on New Year’s Day, and is survived by wife Sue Nicholls, who stars as Audrey Roberts on the serial drama.
Confirming the sad news, his agent said in a statement:
‘We are very sad to announce the death of actor Mark Eden. ‘He died peacefully, in hospital, earlier today, 1st Jan 2021. Mark had been living with Alzheimer’s disease for some time, and was hospitalised in November.
‘Mark, 92, had a long career spanning more than 50 years, including eight years in Coronation Street as character Alan Bradley.
‘He is survived by his wife Sue, his daughter Polly, his stepson Saul and granddaughter Emma. We ask that their privacy be respected at this very difficult time.’