Robert Maxfield appeared on Coronation Street in five different roles:
- The irregular role of Julian, the pianist at the Rovers between 1986 and 1993
- Maurice Pond in June 2007
- Horace Steel in November 2009
- Bishop Redmond in May 2015
- An unnamed Pianist playing for patients at Weatherfield General in September 2017.
He has also appeared in Emmerdale and Heartbeat.