Alan French appeared on Coronation Street in three roles:

Trained at the Arden School of Theatre, Manchester, his screen credits include roles in Holding the Baby, Heartbeat, Emmerdale, Fat Friends, Waterloo Road and Hollyoaks. On stage he has appeared in productions including The Picture of Doreen, Sleuth, Cinderella, Drama Queen, Exit Salford and Jack and the Beanstalk.