Where cast of Mike Bassett England Manager are now from Hollywood to Corrie

It is the legendary football film known for Gary 'Wacko' Wackett and Mike Bassett's brilliant "four four f***ing two" press conference.

So where are the cast of Mike Bassett: England Manager now?

They have had mixed fortunes following the 2001 comedy hit, with some getting primetime TV slots and others breaking into Hollywood.

While Ricky Tomlinson went on to become a household face thanks to Jim Royle and his Royle Family, there have been both a follow up series and film following the career of Bassett.

The 2005 ITV series, Mike Bassett: Manager, detailed how the hapless boss got sacked by the Three Lions after failing to qualify for Euro 2004 before failed spells at former clubs Norwich and then Colchester.

Daily Star Sport have now taken a look at how some of the actors have fared since the original film, one of which is now a Doctor Who regular following a stint on Coronation Street.

Ricky Tomlinson – Mike Bassett

The star of the show was the no doubt Mike Bassett, who was memorably brought to life by Liverpool-based comedian and actor Ricky Tomlinson.

Ricky, 81, is best known for his roles in as Bobby Grant in Brookside and DCI Charlie Wise in Cracker, as well as the aforementioned Jim Royle between 1998 and 2012.

Other film roles include Nativity! And Grimsby, with recent series Ricky & Ralf's Very Northern Road Trip reuniting him with on-screen Royle family son Ralf Little.

Away from the screen, Tomlinson has been generous in charity donations with a £1million to the Alder Hey Children's Hospital in Liverpool, and is vocal about his support for Labour.

Martin Bashir – Interviewer

Martin Bashir played the part of the interviewer for the documentary, in which he was cast due to his career as a presenter on American and British television.

The 58-year-old, who famously interviewed Diana, Princess of Wales in 1995, worked for the BBC from 1986 until 1999 on programmes including Panorama before moving to ITV.

More recently, in 2016, he returned to the BBC as their religious affairs correspondent, leaving in May of this year citing health reasons.

Last month, it was determined in an independent inquiry by Lord Dyson that he had got bank statements forged to obtain the Diana interview. The ruling was met with fury by Prince Harry and Prince William.

Amanda Redman – Karine Bassett

Amanda Redman played the long-suffering wife of Mike Bassett in both the film and the follow-up series, in one of many memorable roles on British television.

As well as starring in New Tricks from 2003 until 2013, Amanda appeared in The Good Karma Hospital, and Tommy Cooper: Not Like That, Like This for which she was nominated for a BAFTA.

Amanda has also spent time as a narrator, speaking over Diana, Our Mother: Her Life and Legacy as well as Prince Harry and Meghan: Truly, Madly, Deeply. She is a patron of the Brighton Open Air Theatre.

Bradley Walsh – Dave Dodds

The career of Bradley Walsh has gone from strength to strength since he appeared as Dave Dodds, a 'yes man' to Bassett who had worked with him at Colchester United.

As well as presenting The Chase on ITV since 2009, he spent time on Coronation Street as Danny Baldwin in as many as 391 episodes between 2004 and 2006.

Another memorable role has come as Graham O'Brien on Doctor Who, with documentary series Bradley Walsh & Son: Breaking Dad showing his relationship with son Barney.

Dean Lennox Kelly – Kevin 'Tonka' Tonkinson

Kevin Tonkinson, or Tonka, an eccentric from the north-east, was played by Dean Lennox Kelly in the film, and was rumoured to be based on Paul Gascoigne – a Three Lions hero in the 90s.

The English actor has not starred in many movies since the 2001 release, but is a regular on television, best known for playing Kev Ball in Shameless, William Shakespeare in Doctor Who and Meredith Rutter in Jamestown.

Lennox Kelly has also worked as a narrator, and could be heard on the first two series of The Real Hustle as well as Animal Cops: Houston.

Geoff Bell – Gary 'Wacko' Wackett

Gary Wackett, or Wacko, was an extremely physical centre back, purportedly based on Stuart Pearce.

Played by hard man Geoff Bell in the movie, he has gone on to enter Hollywood and star in successful box office hits following his Mike Bassett debut.

Next up was Mean Machine alongside Vinnie Jones, with selected hits along the way including Stardust, RocknRolla, War Horse, Kingsman: The Secret Service and Rogue One.

Most recently, Bell starred in TV series His Dark Material.

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