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Adele
Soundtrack, Skyfall
 
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Adele Silva
Adele Silva has been one of the most popular faces on British screens for two decades. A graduate of the world famous Sylvia Young Theatre School, Silva is best known for her long running role as Kelly Windsor in top-rated British television drama Emmerdale, for which the Daily Express described...
 
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Alexandra Roach
Actress, The Iron Lady
Alexandra Roach was born in Ammanford, Carmarthenshire in Wales and was already a veteran of the Welsh television soap 'Pobol Y Cwm' by her early teens. In 2003 whilst studying for her GCSE exams at the local comprehensive school she learned that she had beaten out players in national soaps to win the award for the best juvenile actor in a soap at the Children in Entertainment Awards...
 
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Alice Eve
Alice Sophia Eve was born in London, England. Her father is Trevor Eve and her mother is Sharon Maughan, both fellow actors. She is the eldest of three children. Eve has English, Irish and Welsh ancestry. Her family moved to Los Angeles, California when she was young as her father tried to crack the American market. However, they returned to the United Kingdom when she was age 13...
 
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Alison King
An actress, known for Coronation Street, Shanghai Knights and Double Team, Alison King was born on March 3, 1973 in Leicester, Leicestershire, England. at Leicester Royal Infirmary to Alex and June King, who were both nurses at the hospital. She was their fifth child and third daughter. She went to Markfield Mercenfeld Primary School and South Charnwood High School...
 
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Aisleyne Horgan-Wallace
Actress, Anuvahood
Some people only know Aisleyne Horgan-Wallace in the context of Big Brother: UK and her achievements since then. However, her real-life story surpasses any reality-show plot line. Aisleyne was born into a crazy North London punk household, where Boy George was a regular visitor. Hospitalized after a serious assault in her early teens...
 
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Aisling Bea
Aisling Bea is an actor, stand-up comedian and writer from Kildare in Ireland where she was born on March 16 1984. She won the 2014 British Comedy Award for Best Female TV Comedian. She trained at LAMDA (The London Academy for Music and Dramatic Art). In 2012 she won the Gilded Balloon So You Think You're Funny? stand-up competition, the first woman to win it in twenty years. She lives in London.
 
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Abi Phillips
Soundtrack, Backtrack
 
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Amanda Donohoe
Award winning Actor Amanda Donohoe trained at the Royal Central school of Speech and Drama. In a career spanning more than 30 years she has appeared in a variety of productions on Stage, Screen and Television in the UK and USA. She won a Golden Globe for her role in the multi award winning TV series LA LAW...
 
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Afshan Azad
Afshan Azad, who is of Bangladeshi descendant, was born on February 12, 1988 in Manchester, England. She is an actress who is mostly known for her play in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011), Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005) and Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009).
 
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Amanda Tapping
Actress, Stargate SG-1
Born In England, raised in Canada. BFA Acting University of Windsor. Amanda spent 12 seasons on Stargate SG-1 and its spin-offs, Stargate: Atlantis and SGU Stargate Universe, as "Samantha Carter". She then took on the lead role of "Dr. Helen Magnus" on the television series Sanctuary, a project she had been nurturing from its inception on the internet...
 
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Alex Polizzi
Alessandra Maria-Luigia O Polizzi Di Sorrentino (born 28 August 1971) is a British hotelier, and the presenter of the British TV series The Hotel Inspector[3] on Channel 5, taking over from Ruth Watson. Polizzi comes from a long line of hoteliers, her grandfather being Lord Forte. Her mother, the hotel designer Hon...
 
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Alex Kingston
Actress, ER
 
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Amelia Warner
Actress, Quills
Amelia Warner was born Amelia Catherine Bennett in Liverpool, England, the only child of English actress Annette Ekblom and Welsh actor Alun Lewis. Her uncle is Welsh actor Hywel Bennett. Relocating to London when she was 4 years old, she studied at the Royal Masonic School for Girls, and then (at 16) the College of Fine Arts...
 
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Amanda Drew
Actress, EastEnders
Amanda trained at R.A.D.A. She has appeared in many plays at the Royal Court, the RNT, the RSC and in the West End. Her television work includes Silent Witness, Switch, New Tricks and Broadchurch. She was nominated for Outstanding Newcomer in 2003 at the London Evening Standard Theatre Awards for her performance in "Eastward Ho!" for the RSC at the Gielgud Theatre.
 
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Alison Steadman
Actress, Life Is Sweet
Liverpool-born actress Alison Steadman was born in 1946, the daughter of George Percival Steadman and Marjorie Evans. Educated at Childwall Valley High School, she studied at the East-15 Acting School from 1966-1969, then toiled as a secretary at the Liverpool Probation Service before deciding on a full-time acting career...
 
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Abigail Tarttelin
Actress, Taxi Rider
Abigail (born 13 October 1987) is an actress and author. She grew up in North East England, and has been involved in theatre since the age of 8. At 14 she became one of the first 100 members of the National Academy of Gifted and Talented Youth, labeling her academic abilities within the top 5% of the population. She later gained 10 A* GCSEs and 5 A Grade A Levels...
 
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Amara Karan
Amara was born to Sri Lankan parents who had moved to England from Zambia to further her father's work opportunities. She went to the Wimbledon High School and, although she enjoyed drama, she regarded acting as a risky profession and studied Politics, Philosophy and Economics at Oxford University, graduating with a 2:1 degree...
 
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Agatha Christie
Agatha was born as "Agatha Mary Clarissa Miller" in 1890 to Frederick Alvah Miller and Clara Boehmer. Agatha was of American and British descent, her father being American and her mother British. Her father was a relatively affluent stockbroker. Agatha received home education from early childhood to when she turned 12-years-old in 1902...
 
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Alison Carroll
Alison trained in musical theater at the Urdang Academy and specialized on the acting course. She has twenty years of gymnastic training and has represented Great Britain in display gymnastics travelling the world attending events. She choreographed the winning Junior Gymnastic Display Team at the British Championships...
 
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Amber Rose Revah
Actress, The Punisher
Amber Rose Revah (born June 24, 1986) is an English actress of mixed origin. Amber Rose started her film career in the award-winning LGBT cult film "I Can't Think Straight". The director then cast her to work on their next film, "The World Unseen," shot in Cape Town. Amber Rose was then offered a role...
 
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Alison Doody
Alison Doody was born in Dublin in 1966, in a well-off family. She is the youngest of three children. She was educated in a convent, where she gained a passion for the arts. She later studied at the National College of Fine Arts in Dublin, but left because she lacked the motivation and thought she would take a year off to think it out...
 
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Alison Moyet
Music Department, Playing the Field
Born June 18,1961 in Essex. At the age of 21 gained mainstream success as one-half of the synthpop band Yazoo, together with Vince Clarke. As a duo recorded "Only You", "Situation", and "Don't Go". Now a solo artist with a name for herself in theater with her performance in the London revival of Chicago. Played the part of Matron 'Mama' Thorton.
 
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Adiza Shardow
Actress, Waterloo Road
Born in Edinburgh to a Ghanaian father and Scottish mother ,Adiza trained at the prestigious drama school The Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama. Her screen debut was playing regular Liberty Gordon in BBCs school drama Waterloo road. She has also written and appeared in several sketches for the...
 
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Alison Newman
Actress, EastEnders
Alison was born in January 1968. She didn't work professionally in the acting business until ten years after she graduated from drama school. During that time, she worked in the music industry, as well as working as a barmaid to make ends meet. Her big break came when she played the evil Renee Williams in Bad Girls...
 
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Ali Hall
Costume and Wardrobe Department, Someday Everyday
 
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Amanda Barrie
This feisty and very funny British comedienne and musical revue vet with the trademark 60s brunet page-boy haircut, pronounced jaw, and arguably the largest, Bette Davis-like eyes in London was born Shirley Anne Broadbent in Ashton-under-Lyne, Cheshire on September 14, 1935. The daughter of Hubert Howath Broadbent...
 
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Aiysha Hart
Actress, Colette
An exotic and alluring actress, Aiysha Hart is mixed race - British and Middle Eastern. Her first leading role was alongside Paddy Considine in independent feature film, Honour. She was then cast as Princess Ariadne (later Queen) in the big-budget UK television drama series, Atlantis...
 
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Alana Morshead
Costume Designer, Equals
 
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Ali Currey
Actress, Greener
 
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Alice Bird
Alice Bird is a British actress born and raised in London, daughter of engineer Bryn Bird and fashion designer June Bird. Upon seeing Alice Cry when the stage was dismantled at her primary school, her mother enrolled her in acting classed and Alice has not looked back since. Alice attended classes at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama...