Gaynor Kay Mellor, better known as Gaynor Faye, is an English actress and writer, best known for playing Judy Mallett in Coronation Street from 1995 until 1999 and Megan Macey in Emmerdale from 2012 until 2019.
Gaynor Faye was born in Leeds to TV scriptwriter, Kay Mellor, and Anthony Mellor. Her maternal grandmother was Jewish. She has one sister, Yvonne.
Faye lives with long-term partner Mark Pickering in Leeds, West Yorkshire. The couple has two children.
Gaynor Faye Mum
Gaynor Faye’s mother is Kay Mellor, who was a popular English writer, scriptwriter, and director.
Who was Gaynor Faye’s mother Kay Mellor?
Gaynor Faye’s mother, Kay Mellor was an English actress, scriptwriter, and director. She was known for creating television shows such as ITV British drama Fat Friends, as well as co-creating CITV’s British children’s drama Children’s Ward.
In 1967, Mellor become pregnant aged 16 and married the child’s father, Anthony Mellor, who was 17. Mellor died on 15 May 2022 at the age of 71.