July 30, 2023 9.00 am

From Casualty to Hollywood: The journey of Lincoln actor Jonathan Kerrigan

He even once mentored Orlando Bloom!

A Lincoln actor known for roles in classic series such as Casualty and Heartbeat, and once a mentor to Orlando Bloom before a Lord of the Rings audition, has reflected back on his career.

Jonathan Kerrigan, 50, grew up in North Hykeham, Lincoln and frequently returns there to visit his family, marking the place where his acting journey began. From hanging out with Thor actor Tom Hiddleston, who used to live upstairs from him, to filming television shows and movies in England and abroad, Jonathan’s career has been filled with many highlights.

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