Louis Emerick

The Way With Words exhibition celebrates notable people with a connection to the local area who found success with a career in words.

Louis Emerick was born in Toxteth.

Louis Emerick was born in Toxteth and has worked extensively on both stage and screen.

He is best known as Trevor in the feature film LAYER CAKE with Daniel Craig, 12 years as Mick Johnson in BROOKSIDE and his recurring role of PC Walsh in LAST OF THE SUMMER WINE.

Louis will next be seen playing the role of Jack Kassin in VERA (ITV) and has just completed filming on BOLAN’S SHOES, a film written and directed by Ian Puleston- Davies which is due for release next year. Also, Louis recently wrapped on the Hollywood feature film KUNG FURY 2, alongside Arnold Schwarzenegger and Michael Fassbender. The last few years has seen Louis starring as Horse in the National Tour of THE FULL MONTY, as well as shooting on PACINO AND BERT (Sky Arts), MOVING ON (BBC1), the feature film HABIT directed by Simeon Halligan, and as series regular Herman in three series of the hit comedy ZAPPED! for UKTV. Other recent credits include, THE OTHER ONE (BBC2), BENIDORM (ITV), SILENT WITNESS (BBC1), HOLLYOAKS LATER (Channel 4), CRIME STORIES (ITV), NEW TRICKS for BBC1, and as recurring character Mike Thornberry in CORONATION STREET.

Louis says: “Proud son of Toxteth, which helped me become the man I am today!”