Artist 101: Will Rush

Who is Will Rush?

Will Rush is a British actor and singer/songwriter

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When is his birthday?

6th July 1994

What is he most known for?

Willi is most known for his role as “Josh Stevenson” in Waterloo Road

What else do you need to know?

Will trained at the Manchester School of Acting. He started his career on Channel 4’s Shameless as a lad in an ice cream truck. Then, he appeared with a small role in the BBC’s Grange Hill playing Ali Duncan. He’s also appeared in episodes of The Street, Drop Dead Gorgeous, Casualty and even joined his mum, Debbie Rush, in Coronation Street. From 2009-2013, William played Josh Stevenson in Waterloo Road. He had many story lines during the show and was heavily complimented in his acting in his schizophrenia story line.

You may also recognise Will from series 13 of The X Factor. He got through to the six chair challenge where he performed a song of life after Waterloo Road but he didn’t get any further. He’s been releasing music on his website which has been gaining some attention too.

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