Nicholas Fry appeared in four roles in Coronation Street:
- Estate agent Mr Simpson intermittently between October 1989 and July 1991
- Estate agent Mr Hewitt in August and September 1995
- Mr Charles, Tyrone Dobbs's (somewhat incredulous) driving instructor in January 2000
- Barman Adrian Hapgood in September 2003.
He has also appeared in The New Statesman, Cracker, The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes and Heartbeat.