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Ashley Taylor Dawson's Biography

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Ashley Taylor Dawson was born on January 11, 1982 in Wilmslow, Cheshire.

He got started acting very early on. First with Scamps, a youth theatre company, and then the National Youth Theatre.

He is best known for playing Darren Osborne in the Channel 4 soap Hollyoaks.

Ashley Taylor Dawson is one of the longest serving cast members on Hollyoaks, having joined the cast in 1999, however, he also enjoyed a break from Hollyoaks when he joined the pop group allSTARS* and appeared in STARStreet, before going back to Hollyoaks.

Ashley Taylor Dawson enjoys playing football, tennis and basketball, and supports Manchester United.

His Twitter account is @ashoztd

His partner is Karen McKay.

In 2013, Ashley Taylor Dawson became one of the celebrities on Strictly Come Dancing.

Ashley was paired with Ola Jordan.

In the second week of Strictly Come Dancing. Ashley's fiancee Karen gave birth to a baby boy, Mason.

Ashley and Ola came sixth.

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