Iain De Caestecker (born 29th December 1987 in Scotland) appeared on Coronation Street as Adam Barlow between 2001 and 2003, although upon the character's return to the programme in December of the following year, actor Sam Robertson took over the role.

He attended both Hillhead Primary and Secondary school in Glasgow and trained at Langside College in the city.

Other television credits include roles in Monarch of the Glen, Rockface, Uncle Dad, Taggart, River City, Lip Service, The Fades, Young James Herriot, The Secret of Crickley Hall and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D, whilst on the big screen he has appeared in movies including The Little Vampire, 16 Years of Alcohol, Laid Off, The Comedian, Shell, In Fear, Filth and Not Another Happy Ending.