1-50 of 437 names.

Sort by: STARmeter▲ | A-Z | Height | Birth Date | Death Date
1. Taron Egerton Taron Egerton Actor, Kingsman: The Secret Service
2. Daniel Craig Daniel Craig Actor, Skyfall Daniel Craig, one of British theatre's most famous faces, who waited tables as a struggling teenage actor with the NYT, went on to star as "James Bond" in Casino Royale, Quantum of Solace, Skyfall and Spectre. He was born Daniel Wroughton Craig on March 2, 1968, at 41 Liverpool Road...
3. Tim Curry Tim Curry Actor, The Rocky Horror Picture Show Timothy James Curry was born on April 19, 1946 in Grappenhall, Cheshire, England. His mother, Maura Patricia (Langmead), was a school secretary, and his father, James Curry, was a Methodist Royal Navy chaplain. Curry studied Drama and English at Birmingham University, from which he graduated with Combined Honors...
4. Polly Walker Polly Walker Actress, John Carter Polly Alexandra Walker was born on May 19, 1966 in Warrington, Cheshire, England. She graduated from Ballet Rambert School in Twickenman, began her career as a dancer, but an injury at age 18 forced her to change direction. She started at London's Drama Centre to the Royal Shakespeare Company, where she portrayed small parts before graduating to small roles on television...
5. Pete Postlethwaite Pete Postlethwaite Actor, Inception Classically-trained actor Pete Postlethwaite was born Peter William Postlethwaite in 1946 and was a distinguished character actor on stage, TV and film. Growing up in Warrington, Lancashire amid middle-class surroundings, he went to college and while completing his studies developed an interest in theatre...
6. Angela Cartwright Angela Cartwright Actress, The Sound of Music Born in England, Angela is the younger sister of actress Veronica Cartwright. As a child she was cast as the cute little stepdaughter, Linda Williams, on Make Room for Daddy. She was on the show from 1957 to 1964. After that, she was cast as Brigitta in the popular Julie Andrews movie The Sound of Music. Soon after...
7. Warren Brown Warren Brown Actor, The Dark Knight Rises
8. David Dawson David Dawson Actor, The Road to Coronation Street
9. Tim McInnerny Tim McInnerny Actor, Notting Hill
10. Sue Johnston Sue Johnston Actress, Brassed Off
11. Chris Evans Chris Evans Self, Comic Relief: Red Nose Night Live 05
12. Darren Shahlavi Darren Shahlavi Actor, Ip Man 2 Darren Shahlavi started his training at the age of 7. He traveled to Hong Kong where he began his movie career, mostly as an actor, stunt double and later as a villain in the early 1990s. Later he made the step from Hong Kong to Western cinema. His resume is growing and now he has had the opportunity to be a good guy...
13. Geoffrey Hughes Geoffrey Hughes Actor, Yellow Submarine Geoffrey began his extensive stage career at the Unity Theatre Stoke Liverpool. He then appeared in several West End productions, such as Say Goodnight to Grandma and Run for Your Wife. He has appeared in numerous TV shows, including Coronation Street and Keeping Up Appearances, where he plays the slob Onslow. When not acting, Geoffrey enjoys sailing, cricket, and music. He lives on the Isle of Wight
14. Tom Hughes Tom Hughes Actor, About Time Cheshire-born - in 1986 - Tom Hughes attended Upton High School and even before going to RADA had a wealth of acting experience with the Cheshire Youth Theatre, the Jigsaw Music Group, the Liverpool Everyman Youth Theatre and the Belgian company Victoria. He even managed to find time to play in a band Safehouse...
15. Andrew Buchan Andrew Buchan Actor, Still Life
16. Patricia Routledge Patricia Routledge Actress, To Sir, with Love The daughter of a gentleman's outfitter, Patricia, who studied at Liverpool University, the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, and London's Guildhall School of Music, made her professional debut at the Liverpool Playhouse in 1952. She's best known, of course, as "Hyacinth Bucket" in Keeping Up Appearances, but...
17. Clare Calbraith Clare Calbraith Actress, Anna Clare Calbraith was born in Winsford, Cheshire on the 1 January 1974 to mother Val. She has two sisters and a brother. After studying Law, she went to drama school in Cardiff. Her first major role was in Heartbeat from 2000-2002 and her recent appearances include roles in the ITV period drama series Downton Abbey and the BBC2 drama The Shadow Line.
18. Adrian Bower Adrian Bower Actor, Dirty Filthy Love
19. Daniel Rigby Daniel Rigby Actor, The Waldo Moment Daniel started as a stand-up comedian and appeared at the Latitude Festival, won the 2007 Laughing Horse New Act of The Year, and was a nominee for winner of the 2007 So You Think You're Funny competition. He is playing Simon in the long-running UK BT Broadband TV advertisement series.
20. Elizabeth Berrington Elizabeth Berrington Actress, In Bruges
21. Barbara Steele Barbara Steele Actress, The most beautiful star of the greatest horror masterpiece of Italian film, Black Sunday: Barbara Steele was born on December 29, 1937 in Birkenhead, Cheshire, England. Barbara is loved by her fans for her talent, intelligence, and a dark, mysterious beauty that is unique; her face epitomizes either sweet innocence...
22. Clare Wille Clare Wille Actress, Fear of Fanny
23. Glenda Jackson Glenda Jackson Actress, Sunday Bloody Sunday Few in modern British history have come as far or achieved as much from humble beginnings as Glenda Jackson has. From acclaimed actress to respected MP (Member of Parliament), she is known for her high intelligence and meticulous approach to her work. She was born to a working-class household in Birkenhead...
24. Louise Delamere Louise Delamere Actress, Judge Dredd
25. Lewis Collins Lewis Collins Actor, The Final Option Underated British leading man predominantly of the Seventies and Eighties, Collins made his mark in the 1970s action drama The Professionals. As hard man "William Bodie", Collins became a household name, worldwide. Unfortunately, since the show ended in 1983, Lewis Collins has been miscast in a number of cheap straight-to-video foreign actioners.
26. Wendy Hiller Wendy Hiller Actress, The Elephant Man Wendy Hiller, daughter of Frank and Marie Hiller, was born on 15th August 1912 in Bramhall, near Stockport, Cheshire, England. She was educated at Winceby House School, Bexhill then moved on to Manchester Repertory Theatre. She appeared on stage in Sir John Barry's tour of Evensong, then as Sally Hardcastle in Love on the Dole...
27. Kelly Wenham Kelly Wenham Actress, Dracula: The Dark Prince
28. Burt Kwouk Burt Kwouk Actor, Kiss of the Dragon
29. Will Mellor Will Mellor Actor, Episode #1.6
30. Danny Miller Danny Miller Actor, Cruel Summer
31. Kika Markham Kika Markham Actress, Outland
32. Alan Clarke Alan Clarke Director, Scum Liverpool native Alan Clarke got his start in the film business in Canada, where he studied acting and directing. Upon returning to England he got a job at ITV, then moved over to the BBC in 1969. He worked mostly in television, but he made a couple of feature films that got attention for their portrayal of the gritty and occasionally violent life of the British working class...
33. Melissa Downhill Melissa Downhill Self, Yeovil
34. Paul Hollywood Paul Hollywood Self, Paul Hollywood
35. Shirley Stelfox Shirley Stelfox Actress, 1984
36. Anthony Flanagan Anthony Flanagan Actor, Red Riding: In the Year of Our Lord 1974
37. Jennifer Hennessy Jennifer Hennessy Actress, Red Riding: In the Year of Our Lord 1974
38. Adam Rickitt Adam Rickitt Actor, Episode #18.31 Adam Rickitt is the baby of the family with three older brothers Tim, Mark and Sam and they fought all the time when they were kids...Adam admits that he would bully Sam all the time even though Sam was 2 years older. He is a self-confessed mummy's boy although he is a superstar. He earned a whooping £50,000 as Nicky Tisley...
39. Michael Goodliffe Michael Goodliffe Actor, Peeping Tom
40. Cathleen Nesbitt Cathleen Nesbitt Actress, An Affair to Remember Diminutive, genteel Cathleen Nesbitt was a grand dame of the theatre on both sides of the Atlantic in a career spanning seven decades. Among almost 300 roles on stage, she excelled at comic portrayals of sophisticated socialites and elegant mothers. Hollywood used her, whenever a gentler, sweeter version of Gladys Cooper was needed...
41. Gerard Horan Gerard Horan Actor, The Bank Job
42. John Bowe John Bowe Actor, The Living Daylights
43. Kathy Staff Kathy Staff Actress, Mary Reilly
44. George Sampson George Sampson Actor, StreetDance 3D George Sampson started dancing at the age of 6. He attends dancing, singing and acting classes. He's got his own crew called the A2AA (Access to All Areas) whom he teaches street dance to. George's dream has always been to be a hip hop dancer in American dance videos. George Sampson auditioned for Britain's Got Talent in 2007...
45. Raymond Coulthard Raymond Coulthard Actor, The English Patient
46. Marshall Lancaster Marshall Lancaster Actor, The Almost People
47. Ann Bell Ann Bell Actress, To Sir, with Love
48. Megs Jenkins Megs Jenkins Actress, The Innocents An engineer's daughter, she had first planned on becoming a ballerina, using her original Christian name Muguette, but abandoned those plans by the age of 17 when she realized that her physique was more in keeping with her other first name, Megs. She trained in Liverpool at the School of Dancing and...
49. Robert Bolt Robert Bolt Writer, Lawrence of Arabia Son of a small shopkeeper, he attended Manchester Grammar School. He later said that he made poor uses of his opportunities there. He went to work in an insurance office, but later entered Manchester University, taking a degree in History. A post-graduate year at Exeter University led to a schoolmaster's position...
50. Gary Barlow Gary Barlow Soundtrack, Kingsman: The Secret Service Gary was born in Frodsham, Chesire. He developed an early interest in music and taught himself piano at the age of 10. He spent his teens touring and gigging around the north of England, and teaching himself all he could about pianos, keyboards and production. He began writing songs at age 15. When he was 19...
1-50 of 437 names.