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“ (1983- )
1. Denise in Mount Pleasant
2. Birdie in Mum & Dad
3. Meg in Lip Service (s02e04)

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Alice Krige
Alice Maud Krige was born on June 28, 1954 in Upington, South Africa where her father, Dr. Louis Krige, worked as a young physician. The Kriges later moved to Port Elizabeth where Alice grew up in what she describes as a "very happy family", a family that also included two brothers (both of whom became physicians) and her mother...
“ (1954- )
1. Borg Queen in Star Trek Voyager
2. Karen Harding in Waking the Dead (s09e03)
3. Elena Gavrik in Spooks (s10)
4. Emma Baron in Page Eight

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“ (1964- )
1. Caroline Hope in Inspector Lewis (s05e02 Wild Justice)
2. Caroline Price in Ashes to Ashes
3. Dr. Jacqui Stapleton in Sherlock (s02e02 The Hounds of Baskerville)
4. DCI Gill Murray in Scott & Bailey
5. Kay Hope in Twenty Twelve
6. Helen Preger in State of Play

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“ (1975- )
1. DS Annie Cabbot in DCI Banks

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Anna Maxwell Martin
Actress, Philomena
The rather striking Anna Maxwell-Martin is a rising star on both stage and screen. Anna had dreamed all her life of becoming actress even though her family had no background in the arts whatsoever. She starred in school plays and an acclaimed production of "Breezeblock Park" in the role of Betty. At the age of 20 she auditioned for the prestigious Royal Academy Of Dramatic Art...
“ (1978- )
1. Suki in Doctor Who (s01e07 The Long Game)
2. Sarah Burton in South Riding
3. Esther Summerson in Bleak House
4. Susan in The Bletchley Circle
5. Tina Dakin in Accused (s02e04 Tina's Story)

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Anne Dudek
Actress, White Chicks
Anne was raised in Newton, Massachusetts. She got the role of Iphigenia in "The Iphigenia Cycle" in Chicago while still in theater school at Northwestern University. She was a resident artist at The Court Theatre in Chicago. The production moved off-Broadway to New York City, where she won the Joseph E...
“ (1975- )
1. Amber Volakis in House
2. Lura Grant in Big Love
3. Clare Pettengill in Book Group
4. Lucinda in Psych (s01e01 Pilot)
5. Danielle Brooks in Covert Affairs

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“ 1. Lucy in Lightfields

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“ (1970- )
1. Jasni Vaspovic in Waking the Dead (s07e11 Pieta)
2. Ana in Big Love
3. Sophia Vukola in Chaos (s01e09)
4. Donna in Blackout

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Brianna Brown
Minnesota-born Brianna Brown began acting in elementary school and local community productions. After high school she journeyed to Hollywood to pursue an acting career full-time. She snagged a part in the pilot show for Judd Apatow's quirky, fondly remembered series Freaks and Geeks. From there she got parts in several theatrical features...
“ (1979- )
1. Cheerleader in Freaks and Geeks
2. Abigail Fine in Smallville
3. Elsa in Joey
4. Jewelry Salesgirl in Entourage
5. Bar Girl in The 40 Year Old Virgin
6. Joanne Raphelson in Monk
7. Carrie Reed in Shark
8. Heidi Pesco in CSI New York
9. Alison's Friend in Knocked Up
10. Bobby Kruger in Without a Trace
11. Megan Kane in Criminal Minds
12. Lynne Reed in Homeland
13. Molly Anderson in Body of Proof
14. Paula Bingham in CSI
15. Kate Porter in Awake (s01e04 Kate Is Enough)
16. Leda in True Blood (s05)

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“ (1975- )
1. Libby Dreifuss in Carnivàle
2. Daisy Wick in Bones
3. Destiny in Get Him to the Greek

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“ (1963- )
1. Denise Best in The Royle Family
2. Donna in Sunshine
3. The Mrs. Merton Show

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Christine Bottomley
Actress, The Arbor
Christine Bottomley was born in Rochdale, Lancashire on April 27th 1979 and grew up in a flat over the family's chemist shop. Here she began people watching and impersonating the regular customers and realised that she wanted a life of 'professional pretending'. She went to several local youth drama groups before embarking on a course at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama...
“ (1979- )
1. Melanie in Early Doors
2. Maggie in Torchwood (s02e08 A Day in the Death)
3. Yvonne in The Street
4. Terri Molloy in George Gently (s04e02 Goodbye China)

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“ (1984- )
1. Erin Matthews in The Promise
2. Little Dorrit

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Claire Goose
Actress, Casualty
Claire Goose was born in Edinburgh and lived there till she was two and a half. She grew up in Norfolk. Her parents are mother, Joy, and father, David, who is a GP in Kings Lynn and has also looked after the Royals. Claire also has an elder sister, Caroline, a nursery nurse, and an elder brother, Duncan...
“ (1975- )
1. Mel Silver in Waking the Dead
2. Mandy in Exile
3. Amy in Perfect Day
4. Kim in Mount Pleasant (s02)

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“ (1965- )
Outnumbered, Naked, etc etc etc
Miss Rich in Poirot (s11e02 Cat Among the Pigeons 2009)

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“ (1978- )
1. Sophie in Doctor Who (s05e11 The Lodger)
2. Debbie Hart in Psychoville
3. Myra Licht in Episodes
4. Chrissy in Parents
5. various in Man Stroke Woman

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“ (1994- )
1. Lyra in The Golden Compass
2. Franky Fitzgerald in Skins
3. Eve in Lightfields

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Elisabeth Harnois
Elisabeth was born in Detroit in 1979 and grew up in Los Angeles. An actress since the age of 3, she co-starred at the age of 5 in two movies (One Magic Christmas and Where Are the Children?). She did numerous TV commercials until being chosen by Disney Productions to star as Alice in the Adventures in Wonderland series...
“ (1979- )
1. Morgan Brody in CSI

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“ (1970- )
1. Giselle in Naked
2. Jane in Secrets & Lies
3. Celeste in 8 ½ Women
4. Babs Sellwood in A Touch of Frost (s12e01 Mind Games)
5. Auntie in Doctor Who (s06e04 The Doctor's Wife)
6. Nicola in Psychoville
7. Paula in Stella
8. Paula Cooper in Lapland
9. Miss Springer in Poirot (s11e02 Cat Among the Pigeons 2009)

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Emily Mortimer
English actress Emily Kathleen Anne Mortimer was born in Hammersmith, London, England, to writer and barrister Sir John Mortimer and his second wife, Penelope (née Gollop). She was educated at St Paul's Girls' School in West London, and it was whilst there she began acting. Mortimer moved on from school to Lincoln College...
“ (1971- )

1.Katherine Lacey in Midsomer Murders (s01e01 The Killings at Badger's Drift 1997)

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Eve Myles
Actress, Torchwood
“ (1978- )
1. Gwen Cooper in Torchwood and Doctor Who
2. Maggy in Little Dorrit
3. Sarah in Baker Boys
4. Angharad Stannard in Framed

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1. Stella Goodman in Waking the Dead
2. Fanny Caradec in Section de recherches

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“ (1977- )
1. Sarah Caulfield in MI-5 (S09)
2. Julie Rees in Waking the Dead (S09E01)
3. Caroline Hanley in The State Within
4. Jamie Lapidus in Episodes
5. Kate in The Time of Your Life
5. Daisy in The Last Weekend

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“ (1984- )
1. Jenny in Doctor Who (s04e06 The Doctor's Daughter)
2. Emma in White Van Man
3. Frankie Derwent in Miss Marple (Why Didn't They Ask Evans?)
4. Kylie Roman in Spooks: Code 9

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“ (1964- )
1. Cafe Girl in Naked
2. Joanne Campbell in MirrorMask
3. Jackie in Waking the Dead (s08e07 End Game)
4. Anne in The Silence
5. Girl in Betting Shop in Inspector Morse (s01e03 Service of All the Dead 1987)
6. Diane Turnbull in Inspector Lewis (s01e02 Old School Ties 2007)
7. Jan Parr in The Street
8. Julie Armstrong in Vera (s01e01 Hidden Depths)
9. Jamie Ortega in Missing
10. Judy Molloy in In the Loop
11. Jacqueline Laverty in Line of Duty

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“ (1970- )
1. Emily Waltham in Friends (s04-s05)
2. Caroline in Inspector Lewis (s03e04 Counter Culture Blues)
3. Angela Beddoes in Kidnap and Ransom
4. Susan Harmison in Dirk Gently

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Helen Mirren
Actress, The Queen
Dame Helen Mirren was born in Queen Charlotte's Hospital in West London. Her mother, Kathleen Alexandrina Eva Matilda (Rogers), was from a working-class English family, and her father, Vasiliy Petrovich Mironov, was a Russian-born civil servant, from Kuryanovo, whose own father was a diplomat. Mirren attended St...
“ (1945- )
1. Jane Tennison in Prime Suspect
2. Georgina Spica in The Cook the Thief His Wife & Her Lover
3. Victoria in Red
4. The Voice of Deep Thought in The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

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Holly Aird
Holly Aird was born in Aldershot, Hampshire on the 18th May, 1969. She showed a huge interest in ballet so she started to attend a local dance school. At the age of nine, young Holly was picked out by a casting director to star in The History of Mr. Polly. Her first acting appearance went well, and she began getting even more roles, such as The Tale of Beatrix Potter and The Flame Trees of Thika...
“ (1969- )
1. Frankie Wharton in Waking the Dead
2. Chris Matthews in The Promise
3. Tessa Stein in Identity

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“ (1979- )
1. Samantha Stewart in Foyle's War
2. Tania Thompson in Inspector Lynley (s06e02 Know Thine Enemy)

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Imogen Poots
British actress Imogen Poots was born in Hammersmith, London, England, the daughter of English-born Fiona (Goodall), a journalist, and Trevor Poots, a Northern Ireland-born television producer. She was educated at Bute House Preparatory School for Girls, Queen's Gate School for Girls and Latymer Upper School...
“ (1973- )
1. Suzie Costello in Torchwood
2. Zoe Luther in Luther
3. Lucy Britford in Hustle
4. Ilsa Pucci in Human Target
5. Inspector Cate Pritchard in Bones (s04e01 Yanks in the UK)

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1. Paddy Meehan in Field of Blood
2. Nicki Cullen in River City

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Jemima Rooper
Actress, As If
She passed her 9 GCSEs with A* and A grades in between working for several terms away from school on the Famous Five. From there she went to 6th form college where she got 3 grade A levels and an academic prize in the Arts. Her parents are both freelance broadcasters and she has two cousins who are young film directors - one of them the promising Serbian director Stevan Filipovic.
“ (1981- )
1. Sarah Francis in Bouquet of Barbed Wire
2. Amanda Price in Lost in Austen

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Jessica Hynes
As both a writer and performer, Jessica Hynes has worked prolifically in television, film and theatre. Born in Lewisham, South London in 1972, she was brought up in Brighton, Sussex. At school, she would write bizarre sci-fi stories. At age 15, she joined the National Youth Theatre and left home at age 18...
“ (1972- )
1. Cheryl Carroll in The Royle Family
2. Daisy Steiner in Spaced
3. Siobhan Sharpe in Twenty Twelve
4. Nurse McFadden in Asylum

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Johanna Sällström
Actress, Under ytan
Johanna Sällström was born on December 30, 1974 in Stockholm, Sweden. In 1997 she won the award Guldbaggen for best female leading role in the movie Beneath the Surface, which became her big breakthrough. Getting tired off all the interest around herself she moved to Denmark where she worked at a café shop...
“ (1974-2007)
Linda Wallander

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“ (1978- )
1. Doc Martin (Pauline)
2. The IT Crowd (Jen)
3. The Old Guys (Amber)
4. Jonathan Creek s04e07 The Grinning Man (Nicola)
5. Whites (Caroline)
6. Psychoville s02e05 The Hunt (Fiona)
7. Sherlock s02e03 The Reichenbach Fall (Kitty Riley)
8. The Bleak Old Shop of Stuff (Conceptiva)

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“ (1976- )
1. Linda Langer in Karaoke
2. Zoe Reynolds in Spooks
3. Alex Drake in Ashes to Ashes
4. Martha Lawson in Identity

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“ (1977- )
1. Polly Henry in Prime Suspect: Inner Circles (1995)
2. Kimberley in Ruth Rendell Mysteries (s09e04 Simisola)
3. Christine Jones (Andromeda) in A for Andromeda
4. Mary Morstan in Sherlock Holmes
5. Anna Travis in Above Suspicion
6. Mary Watson in Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows
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“ (1985- )
1. Josie in Fresh Meat
2. Michelle in Cherrybomb
3. Averill in Black Death
4. Florence Holland in Kidnap & Ransom (s02)
5. Hermione 'Egg' Lytton Gore in Poirot (s12e02 Three Act Tragedy)

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Kirsty Mitchell
Kirsty Mitchell was born in Glasgow, Scotland. Along with her modeling career, Kirsty Mitchell trained at the prestigious Central School of Ballet in London and was crowned the coveted title of "Miss Scotland" before turning her focus on acting. Kirsty Mitchell was nominated for the 2011 Johnnie Walker® Blue Label Great Scot Award for her "Outstanding Contribution to Entertainment"...
“ (1974- )
1. Josie Brodie in Case Histories
2. Katie Briers in New Tricks (s05e06 Magic Majestic)

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“ (1964- )
1. Sky Silvestry in Doctor Who
2. Janet Scott in Scott & Bailey
3. Louise Clancy in Naked
4. Jean in The Full Monty
5. Julie Bede in The Shadow Line
6. Joan Hunter in Red Riding: In the Year of Our Lord 1980

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“ (1979- )
1. Elaine Wilson in Waking the Dead (s06e03 Deus Ex Machina)
2. Imogen Moffatt in Campus
3. Janice Pearce in Dirk Gently

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Lola Glaudini
Actress, Blow
“ (1971- )
1. Elle Greenaway in Criminal Winds
2. Kat Damatto in Persons Unknown
3. Deborah Ciccerone-Waldrup in The Sopranos

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Lucy Punch
Actress, Bad Teacher
Lucy Punch grew up in London and was a member of the National Youth Theatre in her late teens before going to University College London to read History. While she was there she auditioned for TV roles and eventually dropped out to concentrate on acting. She learned a lot, she says, from working on...
Megan Dodds
Megan Dodds graduated from the famous Juilliard School, where she tackled a wide range of classic plays including "The Seagull," "Misalliance," "Macbeth" and "All's Well That Ends Well." She made her Broadway debut in "School for Scandal" at the Lyceum Theatre, directed by Gerald Freedman. A small role...
“ (1970- )
1. Christine Dale in Spooks
2. Gail in Lie to Me (s01e08 Depraved Heart)
3. Kate in Not Going Out (s01)
4. Jess Harkins in Detroit 187
5. Agent Walsh in Bait

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Melissa George
Actress, Home and Away
The second of four children, Australian actress Melissa George was born in Perth, Western Australia in 1976. The daughter of Pamela, a nurse, and Glenn George, a construction worker, Melissa initially expressed interest in various forms of dance rather than acting. During her childhood, George studied tap...
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1. May in Dark City
2. Sam Hunter in Hunted

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“ (1971- )
01. Janice in The Book Group
02. Miss Pickwell in Bad Education
03. Sally Bobbins in Feel the Force

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MyAnna Buring
Actress, The Descent
MyAnna Buring was born 22 September 1979, in Sundsvall, Sweden, as MyAnna Margaretha Buring Rantapää, but grew up in the Middle East. When she turned 16, she moved to Great Britain. She attended secondary school at the American British Academy in Muscat, Oman, with her childhood friend Stegath Dorr...
Nancy Carroll
Actress, Iris
“ (1974- )
1. Gill Bailey in Silent Witness (s15e07 Domestic)
2. Anne Rand in Inspector Lewis (s06e04 The Indelible Stain)
3. Lady Felicia in Father Brown
4. Connie Bishop in Midsomer Murders (s12e07 The Great and the Good)
5. Antonia Wilmot in Midsomer Murders (s08e06 Hidden Depths)

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Olivia Colman
Actress, Locke
Olivia Williams
Olivia Williams was born July 26, 1968 in Camden Town, London. She was educated at South Hampstead High School, an independent school for girls in Hampstead, North London, followed by Newnham College at the University of Cambridge. She graduated with a degree in English literature. She went on to study...
“ (1968- )
1. Rosemary Cross in Rushmore
2. Adelle DeWitt in Dollhouse
3. Miss Stubbs in An Education
4. Ruth Lang in The Ghost Writer
5. Rachel in Hanna
6. Charlie Zailer in Case Sensitive

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“ (1985- )
1. Eliza Meyer in The Promise
2. Lydia Bennet in Lost in Austen
3. Kitten in Inspector Lewis (s03e04 Counter Culture Blues)

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Rachel Nichols
Actress, Star Trek
Model and actress Rachel Emily Nichols was born in Augusta, Maine, to Alison and James Nichols, a teacher. She has English, French-Canadian, German, Irish, Italian and Scottish ancestry. After graduating from high school, she attended Columbia University in New York City, where she eventually graduated with a double major in math and economics...
“ 1. Trey's Girlfriend in Shopgirl
2. Gaila in Star Trek
3. Ashley Seaver in Criminal Minds
4. Tamara in Conan the Barbarian
5. Kiera Cameron in Continuum

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“ (1964- )
1. Inspector Lewis
2. The Thick of It
3. Grandma's House

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Rose Leslie
Rose Leslie is a Scottish actress. Her leading on screen debut was at age 21 in the television film New Town (2009). She is famous for playing Ygritte in the HBO fantasy series Game of Thrones. Leslie also appeared in the films Now Is Good and The Last Witch Hunter. Leslie was born Rose Eleanor Arbuthnot-Leslie in Aberdeen...
“ (1987- )
1. Laura Wyre in Case Histories (s01e01)
2. Lena Holgate in Vera (s02e01 The Ghost Position)
3. Ygritte in Game of Thrones (s02e09 Blackwater)

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Ruth Wilson
Ruth Wilson born 13 January 1982 is an English actress. She is known for her performances in Suburban Shootout (2005), Jane Eyre (2006), and as Alice Morgan in the BBC TV psychological crime drama Luther since 2010. She has also appeared in Anna Karenina (2012), The Lone Ranger (2013), and Saving Mr...
“ (1982- )
1. Alice Morgan in Luther
2. 313 in The Prisoner
3. Jane Eyre

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“ (1985- )
1. Laura Derbyshire in Pramface
2. Jo in Panic Button
3. PJ in Beaver Falls (s02)

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“ (1967- )
1. DS Barbara Havers in Inspector Lynley
2. WPC Anne Patterson in Hamish Macbeth (s03e01 The Honourable Policeman)
3. Beth Cooper in Kidnap and Ransom
4. Trudi Malloy in Mistresses

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Shirley Henderson
Actress, Trainspotting
Shirley Henderson grew up in Fife, Scotland. She began performing young and at the age of 13 found herself singing in a boxing ring between bouts after winning a local singing competition. She went on to sing in the local working men's clubs on Saturday nights and Sunday afternoons. After deciding upon acting as a career, she uprooted to London to study at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama...
“ (1965- )
Shadow of the Stone, Hamish Macbeth, etc...

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“ (1968- )
Sarah Lund in Forbrydelsen

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“ (1943- )
1. Grace Foley in Waking the Dead
2. Barbara Royle in The Royle Family
3. Sal Vine in Jam and Jerusalem

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“ (1971- )
1. Idris in Doctor Who (s06e04 The Doctor's Wife)
2. Rachel Bailey in Scott & Bailey

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Thekla Reuten
Actress, In Bruges
As a young Dutch actress with numerous internationally acclaimed films under her belt and whose work has been twice Oscar nominated, Thekla Reuten is an undeniable front-runner in the new wave of European actresses lauded on the international stage and screen. Thekla first came to wide international...
Valentina Cervi
Actress, James Dean
Valentina Cervi (born 13 April 1976) is an Italian film and television actress. Cervi was born in Rome, Italy. She is the daughter of director Tonino Cervi and granddaughter of the famous Italian actor Gino Cervi. Cervi started her acting career at age ten in Carlo Cotti's 1986 film "Portami la luna"...
Tamsin Egerton
Actress, Love, Rosie
Egerton attended Ditcham Park School near Petersfield in Hampshire, where she says she was bullied. She also states she truanted, preferring to go to modeling shoots. After finishing school at 16 with nine A-grade GCSEs, Egerton decided to pursue acting rather than going to university. She had a brief job as a babysitter for three children...
Joanne Froggatt
Actress, Downton Abbey
Joanne Froggatt was born in 1979 in the village of Littlebeck, North Yorkshire, UK. She started going to a drama school in Maidenhead at the age of 13 and was also a member of the "Rounders" youth theatre group at Alan Ayckbourne's Stephen Joseph Theatre, In The Round. Eventually, she was cast in the role of a teenage prostitute in "The Bill"...
Jo Brand
Self, QI
Jayma Mays
Actress, Glee
Jayma was born Jamia Suzette Mays. She was raised in Grundy, Virginia, with her older brother and sister. Her father was a high school teacher at Grundy Senior High School for 7 years, before spending 25 years working in the coal-mining industry. He is now retired and lives with Jayma's mother in Bristol...
April Bowlby
April Michelle Bowlby was born on 30 July 1980 in Vallejo, California, USA. She and her family moved to Manteca, California, when she was a small child. April studied ballet, French and marine biology at Moorpark College, before deciding to pursue an acting career. She studied drama with Ivana Chubbuck...
Miranda Hart
Actress, Spy
Jane Horrocks
Actress, Chicken Run
Jane Horrocks was born January 18, 1964 in Rawtenstall, Lancashire, England, UK, she is the youngest of three children born to Barbara and John Horrocks. She attended Balladen County Primary School before she enrolled at Oldham College, and later, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, among her classmates were Imogen Stubbs and Ralph Fiennes...
Judy Greer
Actress, Archer
Judy Greer was born and raised outside of Detroit, Michigan, as Judith Therese Evans. She is the daughter of Mollie Ann (née Greer), a hospital administrator and former nun, and Richard Evans, a mechanical engineer. She has German, Irish, English, Welsh, and Scottish ancestry. After training for nearly ten years in classical Russian ballet...
“ (1975- )
Ingrid 'Fatty Mcgoo' Nelson in It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (s03e05 The Aluminum Monster vs. Fatty Magoo)

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Deborah Ann Woll
Actress, Daredevil
Deborah was born in 1985, in Brooklyn, New York, from Irish and German heritage. She took acting, piano and dance classes. She went to high school at Packer Collegiate Institute and graduated from the BFA program at the USC School of Theatre at the University of Southern California. Deborah started to work as an actress on television and her breakout was in the highly-acclaimed HBO vampire drama...
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Amy Adams
Actress, Man of Steel
Amy Lou Adams was born in Vicenza, Veneto, Italy, to American parents Kathryn (Hicken) and Richard Kent Adams, while her father was a U.S. serviceman. She was raised in a Mormon family of seven children in Castle Rock, Colorado, and has English, as well as smaller amounts of Danish, Swiss-German, and Norwegian, ancestry...
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“ (1961- )
1. Jonathan Creek
2. Blue Murder

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“ (1976- )
Cathy Salt in Doctor Who (s01e11 Boom Town 2005)
Indian Doctor
Baker Boys
Hinterland (Y Gwyll)

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“ 1. Reggie is Case Histories
2. Marnie in Misfits Christmas Special

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“ wee lass
1. Case Histories
2. Single Father

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Kristen Schaal
Actress, Bob's Burgers
Kristen Schaal is an American actress, voice artist, writer, and comedian. She is best known for her roles as Mel on the HBO series Flight of the Conchords, Louise Belcher on FOX animated comedy Bob's Burgers, and Mabel Pines on Gravity Falls. Other notable roles include her appearances as a commentator on The Daily Show...
Morena Baccarin
Actress, Homeland
Morena Baccarin was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to actress Vera Setta and journalist Fernando Baccarin. Her uncle was actor Ivan Setta. Morena has Italian ancestry. She moved to New York at the age of 10, when her father was transferred there. She attended the LaGuardia High School of Music and Performing Arts and then the Juilliard School...
Hattie Morahan
Actress, The Bank Job
Hattie Morahan was born in London in 1978. Her father, Christopher Morahan, is a television and stage director, who is perhaps best known for his television adaptation of The Jewel in the Crown. Her mother, Anna Carteret, is an actress whose most high profile role was that of Inspector Kate Longton, whom she played in the BBC police drama series Juliet Bravo between 1983 and 1985...
Jolene Blalock
Jolene Blalock was born and raised in San Diego, California. At age 16, she left home to pursue a modeling career in Europe and Asia. It was on a 1998 trip back to the United States that Blalock was compelled to flex her untested acting skills, and after a few commercial appearances and some skill-sharpening at Stella Adler Academy and Toronto's Second City Improv and Second City Los Angeles...
Sophia Myles
Actress, Underworld
Sophia Myles, was born March 18, 1980 in England. A few years later, her brother, Oliver, was born. Her parents are Jane and Peter Myles, who is a vicar, a priest in the Anglican Church who is in charge of a parish and receives a salary but not the tithes of the church. Her mother works in publishing...
Jayma Mays
Actress, Glee
Jayma was born Jamia Suzette Mays. She was raised in Grundy, Virginia, with her older brother and sister. Her father was a high school teacher at Grundy Senior High School for 7 years, before spending 25 years working in the coal-mining industry. He is now retired and lives with Jayma's mother in Bristol...
Alexandra Breckenridge
Alex Breckenridge was born on May 15 1982 in Darien, Connecticut before moving to California when she was 12. Breckenridge first got an interest in acting at 13 when she performed in local theater productions and soon moved to Los Angeles to pursue her acting career. Her first film was the independent comedy picture Locust Valley...
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Joanna Vanderham
Joanna grew up in Scone, a village in the 'heart' of Scotland. She started acting in a local youth group at the age of 7, going on to study Drama at Int. 2, Higher and Advanced Higher at The High School of Dundee. Upon graduating, she moved to Cardiff to study acting professionally at The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama...