Revamped 10th January 2004
Updated 28th September 2004

John Jacob ("JACK") SUGDEN
19 February 1980 -
Character originally played by Andrew Burt (1972-1976)

Played by: Clive Hornby

Eldest child of Jacob and Annie.

According to the original script, Born 1946 - he left home at eighteen in 1964.)

Jack's birthdate has now been changed to the 28th Novembe 1947. (Although he celebrated his 50th birthday on the 27th Nov 1997, an episode didn't air on the 28th.)

m 1st. 5 Oct 1982 Pat Merrick

m 2nd. 19 May 1994 Sarah Connolly

m.3rd. 21 September 2004 Diane Blackstock

Children: Jackie Merrick, Robert Sugden, Victoria Sugden & Andy Sugden (formally Hopwood)

stepdaughter: Bernice Blackstock

Click on one of the below for more info

Jack's Character Fact File (upto 2002)

Profile of Clive Hornby (Upto 2001)

News Articles on Actor & Character from 2003

Read about Andrew Burt,
the man who played the original Jack

Links To Extenal Sites

IMDB Entry for: Clive Hornby

23 June 2003 - Click to see a larger image of Victoria is rushed into hospital with appendictis