Alison Newman

Biography: Alison is one of two daughters born to David & Jenny Newman, two school teachers (Jenny was actually a headmistress). She has one sister called Sarah and they lived in Bournemouth, Dorset.
Alison studied drama in Manchester alongside Cold Feet actor John Thompson. After she graduated, it was 10 years before she actually got any work. During that time she worked in the music business, in advertising and as a barmaid.
She has worked as an assistant director during her days on stage

Alison's big break came during a two episode stint for Bad Girls where she played the deadly Renee Williams. A year later, executive producer Brian Park was casting for a new and different character for his new show Footballers Wives and remembered what an impact Alison when she appeared in Bad Girls. The role of power crazy lesbian Hazel was handed to her on a plate and she has since gone on to make Hazel one of the most entertaining characters on television

Alison Newman's Scores

  • TV
Average career score: 66
Highest Metascore: 66 Hex: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 66 Hex: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 0 out of 1
1 tv review
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Rock Rivals: Season 1 Mar 5, 2008 Lynette Hopkins tbd
tbd Rocket Man: Season 1 Oct 30, 2005 Diane Scott tbd
tbd Footballers' Wives: Season 4 Mar 31, 2005 Hazel Bailey tbd
66 Hex: Season 1 Oct 17, 2004 Reverand George 8.5
tbd Footballers' Wives: Season 3 Feb 11, 2004 Hazel Bailey tbd
tbd Footballers' Wives: Season 2 Jan 8, 2003 Hazel Bailey tbd
tbd Footballers' Wives: Season 1 Jan 8, 2002 Hazel Bailey tbd