Ian started his television career as Dave Glover in Emmerdale, since then he has been in numerous TV series and dramas such as Patrick Spiller in Casualty, Matt Brewer in BBC 1 drama Down to Earth, Jack Clayton in Where the Heart is, DI Richard Mayne in Blue Murder. He has also appeared in Holby City, The Bill, Touching Evil, Men Behaving Badly, Hotel Babylon, he also played Liam Taylor in Murder in Mind.
Most recently he was the practice manager Howard Bellamy in Doctors, and bad boy Vinnie in Coronation Street. Film includes Joe Green in Black Beauty and Dustbin Baby, Theatre credits include Patrick Robinson in the UK touring stage production tour of The Shawshank Redemption. Danny in the west end and UK tour of Grease. Billy Flynn in Chicago, Pippin at the Menier and Callahan in The Curve’s production of Legally Blonde.