Attended the Sylvia Young Theatre School (london) before obtaining minor movie and TV parts. His break came on BBC1 soap opera "EastEnders" (1985) as "Wicksy", a young man with musical aspirations. Fiction turned to truth when "Every Loser Wins", sung by Berry on one episode, hit the top of the UK charts in 1986. Berry toured the club scene and cut an eponvmous album before returning to the series. After Leaving "EastEnders" (1985), Berry assumed a starring role in H"Heartbeat" (1992)as a country constable. His son Louis and wife Racel Robertson have also appeared on the series.