Simon Molloy (born 24th October 1947 in London), is a British actor. Although his first job was as a journalist on the "Bridgwater Mercury", he left the newspaper to go to drama school and began his acting career at Derby Playhouse in 1972.

Having made his TV debut on Coronation Street and played eight roles over the years:

He also appeared in an episode of the programme's spin-off The Brothers McGregor as Chief Inspector Maggot.

Notching up a vast CV in acting, his other screen credits include roles in The Danedyke Mystery, The Spoils of War, Dear Enemy, Crown Court, Killer Contract, Bulman, Albion Market, Wipeout, A Day in Summer, Prime Suspect 2, Minder, In Suspicious Circumstances, Hillsborough, The Bill, Casualty, The Grand, Footballers' Wives, Clocking Off, Blue Murder, Wire in the Blood, At Home with the Braithwaites, The Royal, Holby City, Heartbeat, Silent Witness, Doctors, Ashes to Ashes, Agatha Christie:Poirot, EastEnders and Emmerdale.