Nicholas Blane appeared on Coronation Street in three separate roles within the legal profession:

His long list of credited roles include appearances in Drummonds, Cracker, September Song, The Bill, Heartbeat, Trial & Retribution, Life on Mars, Game of Thrones, Dracula and The Great Fire, along with roles in feature films Kinky Boots, Pierrepoint, The Illusionist, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Glorious 39 and In Secret. On stage he has appeared in productions including Pygmalion, Ubu Roi, 42nd Street, Pravda, Wizard of Oz, The Wolves, King Lear, Ghetto and Love Story.