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1. Felicity Jones Felicity Jones Actress, The Theory of Everything Felicity Rose Hadley Jones is an English actress. Jones was born in Birmingham, West Midlands, and grew up in Bournville. Her parents met while working at the Wolverhampton Express and Star. Her father was a journalist while her mother was in advertising. They divorced when she was three, and she was brought up with her brother by her mother alone...
2. David Harewood David Harewood Actor, Blood Diamond
3. Ryan Cartwright Ryan Cartwright Actor, Virgin Territory Ryan Cartwright was born on March 14, 1981 in Erdington, Birmingham, England. He is known for his work on Vacation (2015), Alphas (2011), Mad Men (2009) and Bones (2008-2011). After working for many years in England on shows like Hardware (2003-2004), Donovan (2005-2006) and The Grimleys (1999-2001) Ryan moved to Los Angeles to enjoy the sunshine.
4. Arthur Darvill Arthur Darvill Actor, Doctor Who Thomas Arthur Darvill, known professionally as Arthur Darvill, is an English actor and musician. He is perhaps most recognized as Rory Williams, one of the Eleventh Doctor's companions in Doctor Who, and as Rev. Paul Coates in Broadchurch. In 2013-2014 he appeared in the lead role in the theatre musical Once in the West End and on Broadway...
5. Kenny Baker Kenny Baker Actor, Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
6. Anna Brewster Anna Brewster Actress, Star Wars: The Force Awakens
7. John Oliver John Oliver Writer, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
8. James Phelps James Phelps Actor, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
9. Pat Roach Pat Roach Actor, Raiders of the Lost Ark Proud and passionate Angle, Pat Roach, was born and raised in Birmingham, England and grew to be a mountain of a man standing at six feet, five inches tall, with doorway-wide shoulders and a barrel chest. Pat wrestled competitively under the name of "Bomber" Roach, and at one time held both the British and European Heavyweight Wrestling Championships...
10. Andrew Tiernan Andrew Tiernan Actor, 300 'Andrew Tiernan (I)' trained at the Drama Centre London. His earliest break came in 1991, when he was cast in Derek Jarman's Edward II, at the same time he was cast as DC Rosper in the award winning television series Prime Suspect, alongside Helen Mirren, Tom Bell and Tom Wilkinson...
11. Oliver Phelps Oliver Phelps Actor, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Oliver Phelps was born about 13 minutes before his twin brother, James Phelps. He has always loved acting and appeared in many high school drama productions. In 2000 he and his brother were picked to play Fred (James) and George (Oliver) Weasley in the film adaptations of the Harry Potter book series by J.K. Rowling.
12. Martin Shaw Martin Shaw Actor, The Professionals One of England's most popular actors for more than two decades, Martin is noted for his versatility. He has starred in over 100 TV roles, his long TV career beginning in 1967 with Love on the Dole. Prior to The Professionals, he had always been careful to be very different in each of his roles to avoid being typecast...
13. Cat Deeley Cat Deeley Self, So You Think You Can Dance
14. Michael Hyatt Michael Hyatt Actress, Nightcrawler Born in England of Jamaican parents (her mother Vera an art historian and museologist and her father Charles an actor/broadcaster/comedian), Michael received her earliest education and what she considers her most formative years abroad. At the age of ten she migrated to the United States with her mother and two siblings...
15. Adrian Lester Adrian Lester Actor, Hustle Adrian Lester OBE was born on August 14, 1968 in Birmingham, England as Adrian Anthony Lester. He is a multi award winning actor and director, known for seven seasons of the hit TV show Hustle, The Day After Tomorrow and Primary Colors and his extensive classical work in the theatre playing Othello...
16. Agam Darshi Agam Darshi Actress, Sanctuary Agam Darshi was born Agamdeep Darshi in Birmingham, UK. At a very young age, she and her family moved to Canada. At the age of 14, she left home and moved to Calgary, to pursue a career of acting - which is her passion. Agam studied Theater and Fine Arts at the University of Calgary and earned a degree and photography...
17. Anton Lesser Anton Lesser Actor, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides British actor Anton Lesser (b. 1952) has played many of the principal Shakespearian roles for the Royal Shakespeare Company (Associate Artist since 1990), including Petruchio, Romeo and Richard III. He is very active in radio (BBC) and spoken word audio. Over a dozen recordings range from Paradise Lost and Homer to the title role in Hamlet...
18. Sarah Smart Sarah Smart Actress, Wuthering Heights
19. Duane Henry Duane Henry Actor, The Dark Knight Rises
20. Ozzy Osbourne Ozzy Osbourne Soundtrack, This Is the End Born in Birmingham, England, after leaving school and having many odd jobs he ended up in a band with Geezer Butler. This group then split leading Ozzy and Geezer to join Tony Iommi and Bill Ward in a new band that went under several names (including Earth) that ended up being called Black Sabbath after a song of the same name that appeared on their first album (released 1969/70)...
21. Patrick Baladi Patrick Baladi Actor, Rush Patrick Baladi was born to an English mother and a Syrian father, a doctor who was once the gynaecologist to the wife of Colonel Gadaffi. He was educated in Libya and at a Jesuit boarding school in Lancashire where his first taste of treading the boards was when he played Nancy in a (boys only) version...
22. John Light John Light Actor, Dresden
23. Jeff Rawle Jeff Rawle Actor, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
24. Trevor Eve Trevor Eve Actor, Waking the Dead
25. Lorraine Burroughs Lorraine Burroughs Actress, DCI Banks
26. Alan Napier Alan Napier Actor, Batman Alan Napier was born on January 7, 1903 in King Norton, Worcestershire, England. Tall, distinguished-looking English character actor with aristocratic bearing and precisely modulated voice. A cousin of the former British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain, he studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and spent his formative years as an actor with Oxford Repertory and...
27. Annette Badland Annette Badland Actress, EastEnders
28. John Shrapnel John Shrapnel Actor, Gladiator John Shrapnel was born in Birmingham, the son of Norman and Myfanwy Shrapnel. He was brought up in Stockport and south London, attending City of London School and Cambridge University. He was an original member of the National Youth Theatre and has worked extensively in theatre, particularly the Royal Shakespeare Company and National Theatre. He lives in Suffolk and London.
29. Edward Atterton Edward Atterton Actor, The Man in the Iron Mask
30. Hazel Court Hazel Court Actress, The Masque of the Red Death Born in Birmingham, England, Hazel Court carried on a love affair with the world of movies and make-believe that made her a leading student at her hometown's School of Drama and later helped her land a contract with the J. Arthur Rank Organisation. Graduating from bits to supporting roles to leads, Court worked in English films from the mid-'40s until the early 1960s...
31. Neil Newbon Neil Newbon Actor, Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV Neil was born and grew up in Solihull, West Midlands, UK. He is the son of Sports Presenter and Producer Gary Newbon and Katie Newbon. He is the twin brother of Laurence Newbon and older brother of Claire Newbon. He is based in London and Los Angeles and works in Film, TV, Theatre and High profile Computer Games...
32. Adrian Lukis Adrian Lukis Actor, Peak Practice
33. Jasmine Jae Jasmine Jae Actress, City of Vices
34. Ian Lavender Ian Lavender Actor, EastEnders Ian Lavender attended Bournville Technical College in the West Midlands and then studied at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. He graduated in 1967. Acting on the stage at Canterbury followed and his first television work was the ATV play "Flowers At My Feet" in 1968. He then became the youngest cast member of Dad's Army...
35. Barry Jackson Barry Jackson Actor, Midsomer Murders
36. Paul Blake Paul Blake Actor, Some of My Best Friends Are
37. Michael Higgs Michael Higgs Actor, EastEnders
38. John McEnery John McEnery Actor, Romeo and Juliet
39. Arnold Pinnock Arnold Pinnock Actor, The Incredible Hulk
40. Anna Quayle Anna Quayle Actress, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Raised in a staunchly Catholic home by her Irish mum, the former Kathleen Parke, Anna Quayle had an immediate experience of elements used for her character as 'Reverend Mother Joseph' in Father Charlie. Her acting work also includes many other fine performances in a variety of roles in theatre, cinema and television.
41. Anthony Forrest Anthony Forrest Actor, The Spy Who Loved Me A Canadian actor, writer/director and composer from Montreal, Canada. Best known for his two roles in 'Star Wars - A New Hope', as the Jedi Mind-Tricked Sandtrooper and Fixer a friend of Luke Skywalker. He attended St. Thomas High School, Dawson and Vanier Colleges, Montreal. His first public performance at 15 was in a two hand stage production at the Israeli Pavilion...
42. John Taylor John Taylor Soundtrack, Donnie Darko Nigel John Taylor is most well-known for his bass work in the popular band, Duran Duran, which he also co-founded. As schoolboys, he and Nick would sit around and daydream about the band they would one day front. It was then that they finalized a timeline for the band: they were to play Hammersmith Odeon by 1982...
43. Toyah Willcox Toyah Willcox Actress, Teletubbies Toyah has successfully combined acting and singing for 40 years to critical acclaim. This year The Telegraph called her "absolutely brilliant!" in her latest film role as Barbara in Steve Oram's Aaaaaaaah!. She has a passion for independent film and experimentation, having been a muse of the late director Derek Jarman...
44. Mark Frost Mark Frost Actor, Doctors
45. Martha Howe-Douglas Martha Howe-Douglas Actress, Doctors
46. Tony Britton Tony Britton Actor, The Day of the Jackal Renowned British classical stage star Tony Britton was born in Birmingham, England, the son of Edward Leslie and Doris (Jones) Britton in 1924. He took his first professional curtain call at age 18 in "Quiet Weekend" with a company in Weston-Super-Mare just before joining the Army in November of 1942...
47. Rosalind Ayres Rosalind Ayres Actress, Titanic
48. Tony Hancock Tony Hancock Actor, Hancock's Half Hour Tony Hancock was born in Birmingham, England, the son of John and Lillian Hancock. He was educated at Durlston Court, Swanage, and Bradfield College, Reading. He served in the R.A.F. (ground crew) during the war. In 1942 he was in the R.A.F. Gang Show. He was de-mobbed in 1946. He appeared at the Windmill Theatre...
49. Lloyd McGuire Lloyd McGuire Actor, Teachers
50. Garfield Morgan Garfield Morgan Actor, 28 Weeks Later Garfield Morgan was born in Birmingham, England, in 1931. After a brief sojourn working as a trainee dental mechanic, he trained as an actor at a local drama school. His career began at the Arena Theatre in Birmingham in the fifties and he later became involved in both production and directing duties at The Marlow Theatre in Canterbury...
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