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1. Sophie McShera Sophie McShera Actress, Cinderella
2. Michael Rennie Michael Rennie Actor, The Day the Earth Stood Still The British actor Michael Rennie worked as a car salesman and factory manager before he turned to acting. A meeting with a Gaumont-British Studios casting director led to Rennie's first acting job - that of stand-in for Robert Young in Secret Agent directed by Alfred Hitchcock. He put his film career on hold for a few years to get some acting experience on the stage...
3. Andrew Lee Potts Andrew Lee Potts Actor, 1408 Andrew was born on 29 October 1979 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, UK to dad Alan and mum Susan. He has a sister, Sarah-Jane, who is also an actor. He studied at Leeds Performing Arts School and started out in musical theatre. He is now a veteran TV actor and has been in a catalogue of all that is best in British television.
4. Enzo Cilenti Enzo Cilenti Actor, Guardians of the Galaxy
5. Peter Firth Peter Firth Actor, The Hunt for Red October Peter Firth was born in Bradford, Yorkshire, in 1953. His parents owned a pub and he attended local grammar school. Firth took weekend classes at the Bradford Playhouse near his Pudsey home and by his mid-teens was playing in "Camelot" at the Bradford Alhambra. Leaving school at 16, he became a major child star in television series such as The Double Deckers...
6. Timothy West Timothy West Actor, Ever After: A Cinderella Story A versatile British actor noted for his great power and command on the classical stage and in several other mediums including radio, film and television, Timothy West was born on October 20, 1934 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, the son of actors (Harry) Lockwood West and his wife Olive (Carleton-Crowe)...
7. Clare Higgins Clare Higgins Actress, Hellraiser Clare Higgins was born the second of five children to parents who were both teachers and nursed acting ambitions from childhood. However she was sent to a convent school from which she was expelled, and she ran away from home at age 17. At 19 she gave birth to a son whom she gave up for adoption, but was pleased to be reunited with him in 1995...
8. Sarah-Jane Potts Sarah-Jane Potts Actress, Kinky Boots
9. Adrian Edmondson Adrian Edmondson Actor, Guest House Paradiso
10. Michael Hirst Michael Hirst Writer, Vikings
11. Heather Peace Heather Peace Actress, 31 North 62 East
12. Anita Rani Anita Rani Self, No Sex Please, We're Japanese
13. Natalie Anderson Natalie Anderson Actress, Episode #1.7152
14. Simon Rouse Simon Rouse Actor, Seven Poor Knights from Acre
15. Jennifer Metcalfe Jennifer Metcalfe Actress, Episode #1.2818
16. Edward Petherbridge Edward Petherbridge Actor, Pope Joan
17. James Thornton James Thornton Actor, Plunkett & Macleane
18. Bernard Hepton Bernard Hepton Actor, Gandhi
19. Polly Hemingway Polly Hemingway Actress, Hard Labour
20. Rachel Leskovac Rachel Leskovac Actress, Episode #1.7434
21. Donal Donnelly Donal Donnelly Actor, The Godfather: Part III Donal Donnelly was an Anglo-Irish actor best known in the cinema for roles in The Knack... and How to Get It and The Godfather: Part III and on stage for his work in the plays of Brian Friel. He was born in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, on July 6, 1931, but raised in Dublin, Ireland. In Dublin, he went to a Christian Brothers School where he acted in school plays with classmates Jack MacGowran and Milo O'Shea...
22. Danny Cunningham Danny Cunningham Actor, The Secret Life of Words
23. Nicky Evans Nicky Evans Actor, Episode #6.9
24. Melanie Kilburn Melanie Kilburn Actress, Old, Unhappy, Far Off Things
25. Duncan Preston Duncan Preston Actor, Pat and Margaret
26. Jonathan Mason Jonathan Mason Actor, Lassie
27. George Layton George Layton Actor, Einstein's Big Idea
28. Laura Carter Laura Carter Actress, Red Riding: In the Year of Our Lord 1983
29. John Sharp John Sharp Actor, Barry Lyndon
30. Jonathan Linsley Jonathan Linsley Actor, Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End Jonathan was born in Yorkshire and went to school in Skipton "the Gateway to the Dales." His first loves in life were, Rugby Union (he played for Upper Wharfedale) Football (life long Leeds United supporter) and the Theatre. Thanks to Mr Thomas a dedicated English teacher who nurtured in him a love of drama he auditioned for...
31. Ken Kitson Ken Kitson Actor, Brassed Off
32. Aqib Khan Aqib Khan Actor, West Is West
33. Rosemary Nicols Rosemary Nicols Actress, No Trams to Lime Street
34. James Midgley James Midgley Actor, Episode #1.4
35. Wilfrid Lawson Wilfrid Lawson Actor, Pygmalion A scene stealing actor of lugubrious countenance, Wilfred Lawson (born Wilfred Worsnop) made his debut on the stage in "Trilby" at the Pier Pavilion in Brighton at the age of 16. He served as a pilot in the RAF during the final months of World War I, before resuming his theatrical career, becoming a well-established character player by the end of the decade...
36. Derek Benfield Derek Benfield Actor, Lifeforce
37. Bernard Gallagher Bernard Gallagher Actor, Gas
38. Stephanie Turner Stephanie Turner Actress, Shot Gun Stephanie Turner was inspired to become an actress by seeing pantomime as a child. She graduated from Manchester University with a drama degree and performed in repertory in Worcester. Television roles followed, including a recurring character in Z Cars, WPC Howarth, the first speaking role for a female officer in the long-running series...
39. Dynamo Dynamo Self, California
40. Gareth Gates Gareth Gates Self, Episode #1.1
41. Edward Peel Edward Peel Actor, Shogun
42. Bruce Bould Bruce Bould Actor, Trying a Frenchman, Welshman, Scotsman and an Italian
43. Verity Rushworth Verity Rushworth Actress, Episode #1.6947
44. Steve Hodson Steve Hodson Actor, Broken Sword: Circle of Blood
45. David Roper David Roper Actor, The Damned United
46. Lee Otway Lee Otway Actor, Episode #1.2995
47. Leslie Sands Leslie Sands Actor, The Deadly Affair
48. David Hockney David Hockney Self, Tim's Vermeer
49. Bramwell Fletcher Bramwell Fletcher Actor, The Mummy
50. Richard Whiteley Richard Whiteley Self, Episode #30.65 John Richard Whiteley, a staunchly proud Yorkshireman, was a much-loved television presenter and journalist, born in Bradford, Yorkshire in 1943. He was best known for being the presenter of the long running UK Channel 4 television show Countdown. However, prior to this he was primarily a journalist...
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