David Lamb appeared in Coronation Street in June 1961 as Cyril, a boyfriend of Sheila Birtles and returned to the programme in the September of the same year as a Teddy Boy that Sheila and Doreen Lostock met at the Palais De Danse.

His only other known credit is a 1963 Home Service adaptation of Alick Hayes's book Pam and Dr. Syntax.