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1. Jamie Dornan Jamie Dornan Actor, Fifty Shades of Grey
2. Kenneth Branagh Kenneth Branagh Actor, Valkyrie Kenneth Charles Branagh was born on December 10, 1960, in Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK, to parents William Branagh, a plumber and carpenter born in 1930, and Frances (Harper) Branagh, also born in 1930. His brother, William Branagh Jr., was born in 1955 and sister, Joyce Branagh, was born in 1970...
3. Ciarán Hinds Ciarán Hinds Actor, Frozen Ciaran Hinds was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland on February 9, 1953. He was one of five children and the only son. His father was a doctor who hoped to have Ciaran follow in his footsteps, but that was not to be. It was his mother Moya, an amateur actress, who was the real influence behind his decision to become an actor...
4. Warren Christie Warren Christie Actor, Apollo 18
5. Paula Malcomson Paula Malcomson Actress, The Hunger Games Born in 1970 in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Paula Malcomson is an extremely prolific film and television actress with numerous credits to her name. Malcomson began her career in the early 1990s with small parts primarily in film before scoring higher-profiles roles in the Oscar-nominated film The Green Mile and A.I. Artificial Intelligence...
6. Stephen Rea Stephen Rea Actor, V for Vendetta Stephen Rea was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland. He attended Belfast High School and the Queen's University, where he studied English. He later trained at the Abbey Theatre School in Dublin. In 1970s, he acted in the Focus Company in Dublin with the talented Gabriel Byrne and Colm Meaney. After several stage...
7. Jonjo O'Neill Jonjo O'Neill Actor, Defiance Jonjo O'Neill was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland in 1978. He moved to England to study at the Guildford School of acting from 1996 to 1999. He is now a well known British stage actor and is Resident Artist with the Royal Shakespeare Company, perhaps best known for his portrayals of Richard III and as Mercutio in the acclaimed Rupert Goold production of Romeo & Juliet...
8. Patricia Quinn Patricia Quinn Actress, The Rocky Horror Picture Show Patricia Quinn was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland. She was beginning to break into television when she was offered the role of "the Usherette/Magenta" in Richard O'Brien's "Rocky Horror Show", the role she would become best known for. Patricia continued to work hard after "Rocky Horror" and soon...
9. Ian McElhinney Ian McElhinney Actor, City of Ember
10. James McCaffrey James McCaffrey Actor, Max Payne
11. Shane Brolly Shane Brolly Actor, Underworld Brolly was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The son of Clark Brolly, 1930-2014, a colorful salesman, and Rosemary Brolly, formally Griffin. The third of four siblings, he has two brothers: Clark and Michael 1968-2006, and one sister, Cathy. At age ten, Brolly's father got him into boxing, but his mother...
12. Michael Smiley Michael Smiley Actor, Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
13. Martin McCann Martin McCann Actor, Clash of the Titans Martin McCann grew up with a brother and sister in the Divis Flats area of Falls Road in Belfast. In 2006 Lord Richard Attenborough cast McCann in his film after seeing him play Alex in a stage production of A Clockwork Orange. Attenborough called Spielberg and recommended McCann. He was invited to LA to audition for 'The Pacific' HBO miniseries...
14. Geraldine Hughes Geraldine Hughes Actress, Gran Torino Geraldine Hughes (born 1970) is a Northern Irish film, television and stage, actress. She was born in West Belfast and lived in the Divis flats for a time. She won a private scholarship and attended university in America. She is best known for her portrayal of "Little Marie" in 2006's Rocky Balboa....
15. Gerard McCarthy Gerard McCarthy Actor, Dark Descent
16. Stephen Hagan Stephen Hagan Actor, A Royal Christmas Stephen Hagan was raised in the village of Greenisland in County Antrim, Belfast, Ireland. He was born into a family that had an established property developing business and had possible career avenues in either that business or accounting. However, Stephen opted to pursue his passion for acting after a chance acting stint at the local Lyric Theatre in Belfast...
17. Una O'Connor Una O'Connor Actress, Witness for the Prosecution Delightful character actress who held her own against such acting heavyweights as Charles Laughton, Boris Karloff, Tyrone Power, Barbara Stanwyck, and Sydney Greenstreet. Often cast by studio heads as comic relief thanks to her thick Irish accent and rubber-faced expressions, most notably in Universal's horror classics...
18. Stuart Graham Stuart Graham Actor, Hunger
19. Damian O'Hare Damian O'Hare Actor, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
20. Terry George Terry George Writer, Hotel Rwanda
21. Derek Thompson Derek Thompson Actor, The Long Good Friday
22. Frances Tomelty Frances Tomelty Actress, Chéri
23. C.S. Lewis C.S. Lewis Writer, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe C.S. Lewis was born in 1898 and brought up in a very strict, religious household. While he was quite young, his mother died of cancer but the "stiff upper lip" in favour at the time meant he wasn't allowed to grieve. He became an Oxford don and led a sheltered life. He seriously questioned his religious beliefs and finally left the church...
24. Van Morrison Van Morrison Soundtrack, As Good as It Gets
25. Geraldine O'Rawe Geraldine O'Rawe Actress, Circle of Friends Geraldine O'Rawe was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, and studied drama in London at the Webber Douglas Academy, with appearances early on in her career at the Moving Theatre Company, the Everyman Theatre and the Gate Theatre, London. Her acclaim in these stage roles quickly led her to a role in Pat O'Connor's film Circle of Friends...
26. J.J. Murphy J.J. Murphy Actor, Cal
27. Sam Kydd Sam Kydd Actor, The Hound of the Baskervilles
28. Jon Wright Jon Wright Director, Grabbers
29. Niall Wright Niall Wright Actor, Mickybo and Me Niall Wright was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland and studied a Commerce degree at University College Dublin. He has attended the Gwyneth Murdock School of Drama from the age of four in Belfast. He completed LAMDA Examinations achieving a grade eight/Gold Medal in 2010. Niall has been performing successfully...
30. Larry Holden Larry Holden Actor, Batman Begins Delighted in providing misinformation about his life. According to published obituaries, his father was Command Sergeant Major Laurence E. Holden (deceased) and his mother was Friederike H. Holden. He had three siblings, Patrick L. Holden, Angela Holden and Deborah Holden-Baker. "Kinda retired" from acting in February 2002...
31. James Greene James Greene Actor, Sherlock Holmes
32. Kiera Chaplin Kiera Chaplin Actress, The Importance of Being Earnest
33. David Holmes David Holmes Soundtrack, Ocean's Eleven David Holmes was born in Belfast the youngest of 10 children. David collected vinyl throughout his teenage years and became a club DJ at the age of 15. David's taste of music as a teenager was very eclectic, ranging from Motown R&B, Latin jazz, punk rock, film scores, and disco. During these years he worked as a fanzine writer...
34. Albert Sharpe Albert Sharpe Actor, Darby O'Gill and the Little People
35. Patrick O'Kane Patrick O'Kane Actor, Exorcist: The Beginning Patrick O'Kane is an actor from Belfast, Northern Ireland who has built up a considerable body of work on the British stage since graduating from the Central School of Speech and Drama. He has appeared in classic and contemporary roles as a member of Britain's leading theatrical companies, including the National Theatre and the Royal Shakespeare Company...
36. Nick Hamm Nick Hamm Director, The Hole Bafta award-winning producer Nick Hamm heads the creative team on "Rogue". The acclaimed director and producer's work extends to feature films, television and theater. He has directed and produced major TV shows for the BBC, ITV and Film 4. His work also includes major feature productions for Miramax...
37. Jackie Wright Jackie Wright Self, Leprechaun TV: Opening Night One of twelve children, Jackie Wright started out as a body builder in the car trade, even working for a time in America upholstering Cadillacs. After the Depression he drifted back to his native Belfast and travelled the country as a music-hall trombonist and supporting comic. By the 1960s, Jackie had drifted into television work as an extra on shows such as Z Cars...
38. John Travers John Travers Actor, Song for a Raggy Boy In 2005-6 John played James in 48 Angels, Marion Comer's unusual feature where Michael O'Dwyer (of the Irish Times) commented on John's great screen presence. Wilderness was the horror genre film where he played the vital role of Davy, & now he can be seen as Young Quinlan (Pete Postlethwaite is the older version) in Lord Attenborough's feature Closing the Ring...
39. Siobhan McKenna Siobhan McKenna Actress, Doctor Zhivago
40. Steve Furst Steve Furst Self, Ivan Milat
41. Paul Loughran Paul Loughran Actor, Emmerdale: The Dingles Down Under
42. James Ellis James Ellis Actor, Re-Animator
43. Brid Brennan Brid Brennan Actress, Shadow Dancer
44. Des McAleer Des McAleer Actor, Hunger
45. Charles Lawson Charles Lawson Actor, The Firm
46. Eamonn Holmes Eamonn Holmes Self, The National Lottery: Jet Set
47. Derek Lord Derek Lord Actor, Episode #1.1191
48. Lalor Roddy Lalor Roddy Actor, Hunger
49. Robert Patterson Robert Patterson Actor, Nuns on the Run
50. Michael Byers Michael Byers Actor, Capturing Mary
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