Vanessa Peers appeared on Coronation Street in three roles:
- Gaynor Slack, a friend of Cilla Brown who appeared in October 2003
- Gladys Mottershead, who appeared in August 2010 as the landlady of the Deneway Guest House where Colin Fishwick was staying after his return from Canada
- An unnamed Prison Officer employed at Norcross Prison in August and September 2011 when Fiz Stape was incarcerated.
She has also appeared in Heartbeat.