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1. Dan Stevens Dan Stevens Actor, The Fifth Estate Dan Stevens was born at Croydon in Surrey on 10th October 1982. His parents are teachers. He was educated at Tonbridge School and trained in acting at the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain. He studied English Literature at Emmanuel College, Cambridge. Whilst he was a Cambridge undergraduate, he acted in several student drama productions...
2. Trevor Goddard Trevor Goddard Actor, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl Trevor Goddard was born in Croydon, Surrey, England on October 14, 1962. His parents, Eric and Clara, and baby Trevor moved to Bromley, Kent, where he grew up. As a natural athlete, Trevor was highly interested in sports. As a youngster, he played football (soccer) and cricket and enjoyed running as well as many other recreational activities...
3. Edward Woodward Edward Woodward Actor, The Wicker Man British actor Edward Woodward made a highly successful transition into Hollywood stardom in the mid 1980s thanks to a popular TV dramatic series. Possessing a magnetic, yet coldly handsome demeanor in the same mold as Christopher Plummer, he was born on June 1, 1930, in London and received his early education at various schools before becoming a student at Kingston College...
4. David Lean David Lean Director, Lawrence of Arabia An important British filmmaker, David Lean was born in Croydon in 1908 and brought up in a strict Quaker family (ironically, as a child he wasn't allowed to go to the movies). During the 1920s he briefly considered the possibility of becoming an accountant like his father before finding a job at Gaumont British Studios in 1927...
5. John Castle John Castle Actor, Blow-Up
6. Moira Brooker Moira Brooker Actress, Dummy
7. Clive Wood Clive Wood Actor, Salmon Fishing in the Yemen Clive Wood was born in Croydon, Surrey in 1954 and studied drama at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. He first came to notice in the late 1970s at the Bristol Old Vic, playing such diverse roles as a singing gangster in "Guys and Dolls" and the titular hero of "Henry V". In 1982, he joined the Royal Shakespeare Company...
8. James Booth James Booth Actor, Zulu
9. Lucy Speed Lucy Speed Actress, Shakespeare in Love
10. Derren Brown Derren Brown Self, Derren Brown: The Heist
11. Peggy Ashcroft Peggy Ashcroft Actress, The 39 Steps Academy Award-winning, legendary English actress - who maintained her status in the British acting elite for decades. Made a Dame of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth II in 1956. Almost always on stage, she appeared rarely in film, her first being The Wandering Jew. On stage she was cast in many a Shakespearean role...
12. Kellie Shirley Kellie Shirley Actress, Venus
13. Miles Malleson Miles Malleson Actor, The Thief of Bagdad Actor, playwright and screenwriter Miles Malleson's list of credits reads like a history of British cinema in the first half of the 20th century. Born in Croydon in Surrey, he attended Brighton College in Sussex before studying at Cambridge University with the intention of becoming a schoolmaster. However...
14. Sophie Wilcox Sophie Wilcox Actress, Dark Blue World
15. Prunella Ransome Prunella Ransome Actress, Island of the Damned
16. Steve Nicolson Steve Nicolson Actor, Johnny English
17. Mick Ford Mick Ford Actor, Scum
18. Brian Clemens Brian Clemens Writer, The Golden Voyage of Sinbad
19. Roy Hudd Roy Hudd Actor, Purely Belter
20. Matthew Wright Matthew Wright Self, Episode dated 27 June 2014
21. Julie Stichbury Julie Stichbury Actress, Twin Town
22. Pamela Cundell Pamela Cundell Actress, A Fantastic Fear of Everything
23. Lucy Porter Lucy Porter Self, Episode #1.6
24. Tana Ramsay Tana Ramsay Self, Episode #1.18
25. Tracey Emin Tracey Emin Self, Tracey Emin
26. Mavis Pugh Mavis Pugh Actress, The Kipper and the Corpse
27. Harcourt Williams Harcourt Williams Actor, Roman Holiday
28. Kirsty MacColl Kirsty MacColl Soundtrack, P.S. I Love You English songwriter and singer Kristy MacColl had hits with such albums as "Kite" (1989), "Titanic Days" (1994) and "Tropical Brainstorm" (2000). Her first hit as a songwriter was "They Don't Know" for Tracey Ullman in 1983. Her trademark style is a sharp wit allied to strong melodies. Her work combines these with Cuban and Brazilian rhythms...
29. Emmett James Emmett James Actor, Titanic Emmett James was educated in Cambridge, England, and studied at the Strasberg Actors Studio, in London under the tutorial of Marianna Hill. He has appeared as the lead in numerous London stage productions most notably, 'Curse of the Starving Class' and E.M. Forster's 'Maurice'. Upon arriving in Los Angeles he began performing at 'A Company of Angels'...
30. Roy Boyd Roy Boyd Actor, The Omen
31. George Thorpe George Thorpe Actor, The Man on the Eiffel Tower
32. Gerry Hambling Gerry Hambling Editor, In the Name of the Father
33. Sonia Graham Sonia Graham Actress, Cup Fever Sonia Graham won a scholarship at the age of sixteen to the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London. She played in rep theatre in Preston, Farnham, Leatherhead and Wolverhampton; with the Old Vic in London and on a tour of South Africa. Her other London appearances include the Duenna, and the principal girl in the Players Theatre pantomime Beauty and the Beast...
34. Elizabeth Haffenden Elizabeth Haffenden Costume Designer, Ben-Hur
35. Dane Bowers Dane Bowers Self, TV Hits Awards 1999
36. Rebecca McCarthy Rebecca McCarthy Actress, It Ain't Over
37. Russell Floyd Russell Floyd Actor, 288
38. Basil Dean Basil Dean Producer, 21 Days Together Basil Dean first appeared as an actor on the British stage in 1906. He soon switched careers and began writing and directing plays. Turning to the film industry, he became a producer and director in 1928; many of the films he produced and directed were based on his own stage plays.
39. Wilfred Downing Wilfred Downing Actor, Lo! The Poor Indian
40. Jennifer Wright Jennifer Wright Actress, I Can Destroy the Sun
41. Leah Jaye Leah Jaye Actress, Horat: The Sexual Learnings of America for Make Benefit Beautiful Nation of Kaksuckistan
42. Peter Ling Peter Ling Writer, Episode #1.3831
43. Irene Howard Irene Howard Casting Director, The Haunting
44. Harry Forrester Harry Forrester Actor, The Gathering
45. Richard Matthews Richard Matthews Actor, 31 North 62 East Richard Matthews trained as an actor at the UK's East 15 Acting School (graduating in 2003), following a thirteen year career in business. He recently played the lead in "Exploits", due to be released in the winter of 2008. He has also worked consistently in theatre and BBC radio. He is a fluent German speaker and has performed and directed in German.
46. Ashley George Ashley George Actor, Harry Brown
47. Nicholas Soames Nicholas Soames Self, The Queen and Her Prime Ministers
48. Jade Moira Lawrence Jade Moira Lawrence Actress, 4.3.2.1. Jade Moira Lawrence (born May 1987) is a British actress and writer from South-East London, who attended schools in the area. Attending Croydon College from 2003 to 2005, Jade went on to study for a BTEC National Diploma in Performing Arts, achieving the highest grade from its course expectations. Later on...
49. Lois Penson Lois Penson Actress, The Old Campaigner
50. Michael Brill Michael Brill Actor, The Abominable Snowman
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