Penelope Shales

Penelope Shales worked as a director on Coronation Street from April 1995 to January 1996 returning to the programme for a further stint between July and August 2001. She has 18 episodes to her name, including two co-credited with Anne Ross Muir.

Her other credits include Grange Hill, The Bill, Family Affairs (which she also produced), Fair City, Hollyoaks and EastEnders.

Fluent in Welsh, she worked on the local language programmes Dinas, Tu Fewn, Tu Fas, Glan Hafran and Pobol Y Cwm.

She teaches directing at postgraduate level, and did two years on the Kenyan soap Makutano Junction teaching local directors and production crews.

Episodes directed by Penelope ShalesEdit


1995 (11 episodes)

1996 (3 episodes)


2001 (4 episodes)

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