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1. Richard O'Brien Richard O'Brien Actor, The Rocky Horror Picture Show Born in Cheltenham, England, Richard Smith's family moved to Tauranga, New Zealand, in 1951 when his father, an accountant, decided to become a sheep farmer. Watching horror and science-fiction double features in nearby Hamilton, Smith added an interest in acting to his love of rock and roll. He moved back to England in 1964...
2. Robert Hardy Robert Hardy Actor, All Creatures Great and Small One of England's most enduringly successful character actors, Robert Hardy is noted for his versatility and depth. Born in Cheltenham in 1925, he studied at Oxford University and, in 1949, he joined the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre at Stratford-upon-Avon. Television viewers most fondly remember him...
3. Ralph Richardson Ralph Richardson Actor, Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes Sir Ralph Richardson was one of the greatest actors of the 20th Century English-language theater, ascending to the height of his profession in the mid-1930s when he became a star in London's West End. He became the first actor of his generation to be knighted. He became Sir Ralph in 1947, and was quickly followed Laurence Olivier in 1948...
4. Martin Jarvis Martin Jarvis Actor, Titanic Martin Jarvis OBE is one of Britain's most versatile leading actors. His distinguished career continues to encompass just about every aspect of the entertainment industry: film, television, theatre, radio and audio recording. He is also the author of two bestselling books: a hilarious autobiography Acting Strangely and a compelling account of his award-winning time on Broadway in 2001: Broadway...
5. Mike Grady Mike Grady Actor, Last of the Summer Wine
6. Richard Loncraine Richard Loncraine Director, Firewall Director Richard Loncraine has earned great acclaim for his work in film, television and commercials. He studied sculpture at the Central School of Art before attending the Royal College of Art Film School. He spent three years working for the BBC before moving into commercials. Since those days he has successfully alternated directing films with directing television productions...
7. Eddie 'The Eagle' Edwards Eddie 'The Eagle' Edwards Self, The Big Can't Pay? Debt Debate: Live
8. Gustav Holst Gustav Holst Soundtrack, Invictus
9. James Payton James Payton Actor, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix James Payton was born to Nigel and Jennifer Payton in the cold, dark winter of 1975 at St Paul's Hospital, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. Educated in the local area by rogues, vagabonds and the cinema, James is best known for his performances as Frank Longbottom in Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix and as Hitler in Marvel's Captain America: The First Avenger...
10. Liam Hess Liam Hess Actor, Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging Liam has been working regularly since the age of 6. One of his earliest roles was in the BBC production The Wyvern Mystery as the young son of Naomi Watts. At the age of 11, his CV is the envy of many adult actors. As well as a host of impressive TV appearances, commercials and voice over work, Liam has worked on stage in the West End musical production "Spend...
11. Brian Jones Brian Jones Self, Sympathy for the Devil Jones was born on 28 February, 1942, to Lewis and Louise Jones. He had two sisters, Pamela and Barbara. Pamela died when Brian was still a child. He fathered his first of several children in high school and was subsequently made to leave. In the early 1960s, Brian formed the legendary group, The Rolling Stones...
12. John Ringham John Ringham Actor, V for Vendetta
13. Patrick Holt Patrick Holt Actor, Ivanhoe Patrick Holt's real name was Patrick G. Parsons. Some of his childhood was spent in India with his Uncle. Patrick was sent to Christ's Hospital, a famous charity school in England, UK. He formed a close friendship with a boy in the same boarding house, the future film star Michael Wilding. There were those who thought Holt the better actor...
14. John Franklyn-Robbins John Franklyn-Robbins Actor, The Golden Compass
15. Beryl Johnstone Beryl Johnstone Actress, Crossroads
16. Lyndon Davies Lyndon Davies Actor, Black Beauty
17. Kitty Brucknell Kitty Brucknell Self, The X Factor Kitty Brucknell is a singer, songwriter and producer from Cheltenham, England. Kitty rose to fame in 2011 when she became a finalist on the eighth season of The X Factor. Kitty captivated audiences with her outstanding theatrical performances, setting a new standard in scale and quality of production...
18. Guy Potter Guy Potter Actor, Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation
19. Corrinne Wicks Corrinne Wicks Actress, Doctors
20. Christopher Gunning Christopher Gunning Composer, La Vie en Rose
21. Ernest Cossart Ernest Cossart Actor, The Great Ziegfeld Ernest Cossart. Born Emil Gottfried Adolph von Holst in Cheltenham 24 September 1876. Died in New York 21 January 1951. He was the younger brother (by two years) of the famous English composer Gustav Holst (1874-1934). His 56-year acting career spanned 1894-1950 and included: well over 50 Broadway stage productions and stock company stage productions touring all over America...
22. Kate Thornton Kate Thornton Self, Loose Women
23. Jackie Smith-Wood Jackie Smith-Wood Actress, Man and Superman
24. Philip Jones Philip Jones Producer, As Time Goes By
25. Calum Rhys Calum Rhys Director, Our Father Writer-director Calum Rhys was born on July 15, 1993 in Cheltenham, England. At 11 years old, Rhys began making short films with his father's camera and over time began slowly expanding upon these to broaden his knowledge and experience in film. In 2010, he founded production company Smashing UK Productions in Worcester...
26. Siân Berry Siân Berry Self, Election Night
27. Robin Langford Robin Langford Actor, The Keep Born in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, Robin studied at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School and Cheltenham Boys College. Robin Langford was a British actor and writer. Known for his acting performances at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre Company in Stratford-upon-Avon to the Moscow Arts Theatre in Russia...
28. Geoff Dyer Geoff Dyer Writer, The French Concession
29. Colin Gregg Colin Gregg Director, Lamb
30. Gavenesh Patel Gavenesh Patel Visual Effects, Journey to the Edge of the Universe
31. John Nevil Maskelyne John Nevil Maskelyne Director, Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee Procession Nevil Maskelyne born in Cheltenham in 1839. Famous magician and illusionist who teamed up with George Alfred Cooke' together they presented a unique entertainment of magic, billed as 'Maskelyne and Cooke' they became highly popular at the Egyptian Hall in Piccadilly, London from 1873, here they completely transformed the art of conjuring into a dramatic performance...
32. Julie Crosthwaite Julie Crosthwaite Actress, The Picnic
33. Harry Hayward Harry Hayward Makeup Department, Counterblast
34. Cecil Humphreys Cecil Humphreys Actor, Wuthering Heights
35. James Whitaker James Whitaker Self, This Morning
36. Lillah McCarthy Lillah McCarthy Actress, Mr. Wu
37. Liz Lanchbury Liz Lanchbury Self, Studio E
38. Felicity Palmer Felicity Palmer Actress, Orlando
39. Liam McIlfatrick Liam McIlfatrick Actor, Better Things
40. Morgan Rhys Morgan Rhys Thanks, Our Father Morgan Rhys is an award-winning producer, writer and actor from Cheltenham, England. He has worked on many short films in front of the camera as an actor and extra, and has also worked behind the camera as a producer and still photographer. He also writes plays, short stories, poems and music.
41. Nicolette Pendrell Nicolette Pendrell Actress, He Who Rides a Tiger
42. Mike Holgate Mike Holgate Director, Your Mother Wouldn't Like It
43. Arthur Evans Arthur Evans Camera and Electrical Department, Kes
44. Martin Ivor Kent Martin Ivor Kent Soundtrack, The Losers
45. Lewin Fitzhamon Lewin Fitzhamon Director, Rescued by Rover Lewin Fitzhamon born in Aldingham, Cumbria in 1869, began as a steeplechase rider and a music hall performer and also producer/writer of sketches in 1889. He first made films with Robert W. Paul,s Film Company in 1900, in 1904, he joined Cecil Hepworth as an writer, film director and actor specializing in children and animals probably directing around 600 films...
46. Sarah Walker Sarah Walker Actress, Gloriana
47. Würzel Würzel Soundtrack, Lemmy
48. Ryan Eden Ryan Eden Producer, Our Father Ryan Eden is a producer working under Smashing UK Productions, an independent film company founded by Calum Rhys in 2010. Since joining Smashing UK Productions, Ryan has operated as producer and assistant director on Our Father, which premiered at the 69th Cannes Film Festival, and he has now taken on the responsibility of producer on Vice Virtues.
49. Arthur Harris Arthur Harris Self, War
50. Sam Norledge Sam Norledge
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