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Frazer Hines

Actor best known for his roles in Doctor Who and Emmerdale, also a successful owner and breeder of racehorses

Actor Frazer Hines is best known for his roles as Jamie McCrimmon in Doctor Who and Joe Sugden in Emmerdale. He is also a successful owner and breeder of racehorses.
In July 2010, he disclosed that he had suffered from bowel cancer for years, explaining that he kept his illness a secret for fear of not being offered future work. Since his recovery, Frazer has openly promoted cancer awareness.

How an Unusual Christmas Present Saved My Life

Did you know that bowel cancer is the UK's second biggest cancer killer? Each year more than 41,000 people are diagnosed with the disease, but if caught early, more than 90% of cases can be treated successfully. That's why I'm supporting Beating Bowel Cancer's Decembeard campaign.
02/11/2015 20:23 GMT