Simon Smithies (born 26th April 1965) is a Manchester-based actor who appeared in Coronation Street in three roles:

He also appeared as Carlo Rossi in the online spin-off Just Rosie, released on 28th September 2011.

Smithies graduated from the Manchester School of Acting in 2010 with an Advanced diploma in acting for screen. An experienced variety performer and compere, he was the lead singer for the touring show band "Shooter" for seven years and has also fronted The British Musical Fireworks Championships and The Sefton Prestige Awards.

His other TV and film credits include roles in Baby Blues, Crust, Accused, Trollied, Shameless, Appropriate Adult, Hollyoaks, Scott & Bailey and DCI Banks.