Wendi Peters

Wendi Peters

Agent : Ashley Vallance


Wendi is best known for her portrayal of the iconic Cilla Battersby in CORONATION STREET -  a role to which she recently returned to for a short period.. Alongside her screen work Wendi is in much demand as a stage actress with recent credits including WHITE CHRISTMAS (Lowry, Manchester, Edinburgh Festival Theatre & Dominion Theatre, West End), THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD at the Arts Theatre, West End and RUTHERFORD & SON for Northern Broadsides on National Tour.

Wendi could recently be seen in the National Tour of OH WHAT A LOVELY WAR, directed by Terry Johnson and returns to her role of Cook Jenkins in the second series of HETTY FEATHER for CBBC. Wendi recently completed a hugely successful run starring in HATCHED 'N' DISPATCHED at the Park Theatre, London

"wonderfully domineering work from Wendi Peters as a gorgon mother-in-law"
Evening Standard

"Wendi Peters has a ball as Dorothy-Mavis: deliciously malevolent as she circles her hapless relatives like a shark"
The Stage

"Wendi Peters in magnificent form"
Broadway World

Date Publication Article
09/03/17 Derry Journal From Coronation Street to Wonderland for Wendi
27/10/16 Londontheatre1 Richard Fleeshman leads cast of State Fair at Cadogen Music Hall
27/10/16 Mirror Cilla Battersby-Brown set for Coronation Street return? Wendi Peters teases fans while laughing at character "who looked like a bugger"
10/10/16 WhatsOnStage.com Casting announced for State Fair at Cadogan Hall
10/10/16 The Stage Rodgers and Hammerstein musical State Fair to become London concert
10/10/16 London Theatre 1 London Musical Theatre Orchestra announces production of State Fair
12/09/16 Bournemouth Echo Coronation Street star to appear at charity's birthday gala ball
17/08/16 North Yorkshire Advertiser Wendi Peters heads Wonderland tour to Sunderland
16/08/16 oneMK Coronation Street star Wendi Peters to star in Wonderland
16/08/16 WhatsOnStage.com Kerry Ellis to star in Wonderland alongside Wendi Peters and Dave Willetts
13/05/16 britishtheatre.com Wonderland UK Tour
29/04/16 The Stage Wendi Peters: ‘I left Corrie because acting is about exploring lots of roles’
20/11/15 Mirror Coronation Street star Wendi Peters' joy at being a mum after 7 attempts over 8 years at IVF
20/11/15 Manchester Evening News Corrie's Wendi Peters tells of joy at being a mum...
24/07/15 What's On TV Ex Corrie star Wendi Peters: 'Flockstars is a celebrity One Man and His Dog!'
02/07/15 Belfast Telegraph Celebrities go to the (sheep)dogs
02/07/15 Glasgow Evening Times Former Corrie star Wendi Peters signs up for new celebrity sheepdog trials show Flockstars
02/07/15 Western Daily Press Former Coronation Street star Wendi Peters signs up for sheep dog show.
22/06/15 West End Frame Hatched and Dispatched Cast Announced!
22/06/15 www.parktheatre.co.uk Park Theatre presents Hatched and Dispatched
22/06/15 Bath Chronicle Oh What a Lovely War Review- Theatre Royal, Bath
06/05/15 Birmingham Mail Review: Oh What a Lovely War at Birmingham Repertory Theatre
08/04/15 www.midsussextimes.co.uk REVIEW: Oh What a Lovely War (Theatre Royal, Brighton)
24/11/14 The Stage Scene Around - White Christmas After Party
22/11/14 Whats on Stage Wendi Peters strs in Oh What a Lovely War!
28/10/14 West end Frame Wendi Peter has been cast in oh what a lovely war
28/10/14 The Stage Wendi Peters cast in Oh What a Lovely War! UK tour
16/10/14 The Mirror Cila's Shock Corrie Return
16/10/14 Bella Wendi Peters excited but nervous to be back on Corrie
16/10/14 Inside Soap Wendi Peters brings Cila back to Weatherfeild and she has a few surprises up her sleeve
16/10/14 Total Tv guide Cila's Back
16/10/14 TV choice Cila's return causes a stir on the street
04/09/14 dailymail.co.uk Cilla Battersby-Brown to return to Coronation Street with 'shocking secret'
22/08/14 radiotimes.com Cilla Battersby-Brown's comeback storyline revealed
21/08/14 list.co.uk Stuart Blackburn to bring back classic Coronation Street character
20/08/14 yahoo.com Cilla is back on Corrie cobbles
20/08/14 unrealitytv.co.uk Wendi Peters is back filming as Cilla!
19/08/14 rte.ie Corrie's Cilla returns to Weatherfield!
19/08/14 digitalspy.co.uk Coronation Street: Wendi Peters returns to filming as Cilla
27/06/14 The Sun Come back thriller for Cilla
27/06/14 OK! Magazine Coronation Street set to welcome back Wendi Peters
27/06/14 Mirror Online Wendi Peters returns to Coronation Street
17/04/13 lancashiretelegraph.co.uk Former Corrie star Wendi Peters backs Hyndburn charity walk
05/04/13 Basingstoke Gazette Corrie star Wendi Peters to appear at Theatre Royal Winchester
05/04/13 staffslive.co.uk Coronation street duo to star in Rutherford and Son at the New Vic
20/03/13 www.channel5.com Corrie legend Wendi Peters talks about her new play Rutherford and Son
13/03/13 Hemeltoday.co.uk Corrie's Cilla battersby will show her baking skills for Pepper good cause
06/03/13 Hull Daily Mail Cilla 'opened doors' for former Coronation Street star Wendi Peters
15/02/13 Lancashire evening post.co.uk A Northern Broad with no Side
05/07/08 Contactmusic.com Wendi Peters at Hammersmith Apollo