Paul Gabriel played four parts in Coronation Street:
- Model agency boss John Fisher in November 1995
- Market trader Phil Sutton intermittently from April to September 1999
- DC Dave Brett from November 2002 to March 2003
- An unnamed Police Officer in December 2009.
His other TV and film credits include roles in How We Used to Live, Cardiac Arrest, Common As Muck, Cold Blood, Waterloo Road, The Royal, The Street, Emmerdale, Cold Blood 2, Heartbeat and Blue Murder