Jeff Hordley was born in Oldham, Lancashire, England as Jeffrey Percy. He is an actor, known for Emmerdale(1972),Emmerdale: The Dingles - For Richer for Poorer(2010) and Text Santa 2014(2014). He gained a BA (Hons) Theatre Arts (Acting) degree in 1997 from Manchester Metropolitan University School of Television & Theatre. He met his wife Zoë Henry at drama school in 1994. They have been married since August 3, 2003 and have two children.