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1. Maggie Smith Maggie Smith Actress, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie One of the world's most famous and distinguished actresses, Dame Maggie Smith was born Margaret Natalie Smith in Essex. Her Scottish mother, Margaret (Hutton), worked as a secretary, and her English father, Nathaniel Smith, was a teacher at Oxford University. Smith has been married twice: to actor Robert Stephens and to playwright Beverley Cross...
2. Michelle Dockery Michelle Dockery Actress, Non-Stop
3. Daniel Huttlestone Daniel Huttlestone Actor, Les Misérables Daniel Richard Huttlestone was born in Havering, Essex, England, to Linda and Mark Huttlestone, a company managing director. He started his stage career from the age of 9 landing the role of 'Nipper' in the 2009 production of Oliver! at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane, performing on the opening night with Rowan Atkinson...
4. Charlotte Rampling Charlotte Rampling Actress, Swimming Pool Charlotte Rampling was born in Sturmer, England, in 1946. The daughter of a British Colonel who became a NATO commander and a painter, she was educated at Jeanne d'Arc Académie pour Jeunes Filles in Versailles, France and at the exclusive St. Hilda's school in Bushey, England. She was a model before entering films in Richard Lester's The Knack... and How to Get It...
5. Amanda Tapping Amanda Tapping Actress, Stargate: Continuum Born In England, raised in Canada. BFA Acting University of Windsor. Amanda spent 12 seasons on Stargate: SG-1 and it's spin-offs Stargate: Atlantis and Stargate: Universe as Air Force Colonel Samantha Carter. She then took on the lead role of Dr. Helen Magnus on the television series Sanctuary; a project she had been nurturing from its inception on the internet...
6. Nathalie Emmanuel Nathalie Emmanuel Actress, The Rains of Castamere
7. Stephen Moyer Stephen Moyer Actor, Strange Love Stephen Moyer's passion for acting began in local theatre in Brentwood & Chelmsford, Essex where he also made a name for himself with his own theatre company "The Reject Society". He then trained at LAMDA and began his professional acting career on stage, including 2 years with the RSC ("Romeo & Juliet"...
8. Russell Tovey Russell Tovey Actor, The Pirates! Band of Misfits
9. Nick Frost Nick Frost Actor, Shaun of the Dead
10. Russell Brand Russell Brand Actor, Get Him to the Greek Russell Brand was born on June 4, 1975, in Grays, Essex, England, the son of Barbara Elizabeth (Nichols) and Ronald Henry Brand, a photographer. An only child, his parents divorced when he was only six months old, and he was subsequently raised by his mother. Enduring a difficult childhood that saw...
11. Jane Leeves Jane Leeves Actress, James and the Giant Peach Jane Leeves has made her mark in the entertainment world, acting in television, theater and film over the past 20 years. Leeves stars in the Emmy® Award-winning TV Land series, Hot in Cleveland, which in 2011 was nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award® for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series...
12. John Dagleish John Dagleish Actor, The Monuments Men
13. Ian Holm Ian Holm Actor, Ratatouille Sir Ian Holm is an Academy Award-nominated British film and stage actor who was a star of the Royal Shakespeare Company, and played more than 100 roles in films and on television. He was born Ian Holm Cuthbert on September 12, 1931, in Goodmayes, Essex, UK, to Scottish parents who worked at the Essex mental asylum...
14. Sean Maguire Sean Maguire Actor, Meet the Spartans Sean was born on 18 April 1976 in Ilford, Essex, England. He made his acting debut at the age of five in Voyage Around My Father with Sir Laurence Olivier. Many TV roles for UK television followed including, Tegs in Grange Hill, Aiden Brosnan in Eastenders, Marty in Dangerfield and Lee in Sunburn (all BBC)...
15. Bobby Lockwood Bobby Lockwood Actor, 101 Dalmatians II: Patch's London Adventure Bobby was born on May 25, 1993 in Basildon, Essex. He attended SEEVIC College in Essex. He started his acting career at a young age after he joined Singer Stage School in Essex. Bobby went on to star as the voice of "Patch" in Walt Disney's animated film '101 Dalmations II: Patch's London Adventure...
16. Hannah Tointon Hannah Tointon Actress, The Children
17. Isobelle Molloy Isobelle Molloy Actress, Maleficent
18. Kellie Bright Kellie Bright Actress, Kinky Boots
19. Kara Tointon Kara Tointon Actress, Last Passenger Standing at an average 5ft 5in, with a cheeky glint in her deep brown eyes we have Kara Tointon - a girl who is anything but average. She was brought into the world on August 5th 1983 in a small close-knit town called Southend-On-Sea in Essex. Ambitious and confident from an early age, Kara often made...
20. Joe Thomas Joe Thomas Actor, The Inbetweeners Movie
21. Dudley Moore Dudley Moore Actor, Arthur Dudley Moore, the gifted comedian who had at least three distinct career phases that brought him great acclaim and success, actually started out as a musical prodigy as a child. He was born in Dagenham, Essex, England, in 1935, to working class parents, Ada Francis (Hughes), an English secretary, and John Havlin Moore...
22. Rik Mayall Rik Mayall Actor, An American Werewolf in London Rik Mayall, one of the first and foremost alternative comedians in the UK, was born in a village called Matching Tye, just outside Harlow in Essex. His parents, John and Gillian were both drama teachers. His acting debut was at the age of seven when he appeared in one of his father's stage plays. He met his comedy partner and best friend Adrian "Ade" Edmondson at Manchester University in 1975...
23. Philip Davis Philip Davis Actor, Alien³
24. Jessie J Jessie J Soundtrack, Easy A
25. Amanda Root Amanda Root Actress, Persuasion
26. Kierston Wareing Kierston Wareing Actress, Fish Tank
27. Juliet Stevenson Juliet Stevenson Actress, Bend It Like Beckham
28. Tom Payne Tom Payne Actor, The Physician
29. Cara Seymour Cara Seymour Actress, An Education
30. Harry Eden Harry Eden Actor, Peter Pan
31. Nicholas Farrell Nicholas Farrell Actor, Chariots of Fire
32. Sarah Miles Sarah Miles Actress, Blow-Up Sarah Miles is an English actress whose career flourished during the Swinging Sixties and in the early Seventies. The high point of her career came when her husband, screenwriter Robert Bolt, adapted "Madame Bovary" into a story set during the 1916 Easter Rebellion in Ireland. Directed by David Lean...
33. Daniel Mays Daniel Mays Actor, The Adventures of Tintin
34. Katie Jarvis Katie Jarvis Actress, Fish Tank
35. Stephen Wight Stephen Wight Actor, Wilderness
36. Tamzin Outhwaite Tamzin Outhwaite Actress, 7 Seconds
37. Georgina Cates Georgina Cates Actress, Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa
38. Alan Davies Alan Davies Self, Alan Davies: Live at the Lyric Alan lived in Loughton, Essex for most of his life, until he left to pursue a career in comedy. He now lives in Islington in north London. He is the second of three children, born in Essex, and has an older brother and a younger sister. He was raised by his father, an accountant when his mother died when he was just 6 years old...
39. Tony Way Tony Way Actor, Edge of Tomorrow
40. Ross Kemp Ross Kemp Actor, Spartacus Ross Kemp was born on July 21, 1964 in Barking, Essex, England. His mother, Jean, was a hairdresser and his father, John, was a policeman with the Metropolitan Police force. He has a brother named Darren who is a documentary producer for the BBC. Ross attended Shenfield High School, where he is remembered as an excellent athlete...
41. Mathew Baynton Mathew Baynton Actor, The Wrong Mans
42. Garth Jennings Garth Jennings Director, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
43. Ian Abercrombie Ian Abercrombie Actor, Army of Darkness Ian Abercrombie began his theatrical career as a lad during the Blitz in World War II. After his footwork years during which he earned Bronze, Silver and Gold medals in dance for the stage, he performed in London, Holland, Ireland and Scotland. He made his American stage debut in 1955 in a production of "Stalag 17" with Jason Robards and Jules Munshin...
44. Millicent Martin Millicent Martin Actress, Alfie
45. Jeremy Sheffield Jeremy Sheffield Actor, The Children
46. Jonathan Firth Jonathan Firth Actor, Luther This charismatic and elegant actor unfairly seems to be best known as the younger brother of British heartthrob, Colin Firth. This is indeed a pity because Jonathan Firth has developed a distinct and interesting resume of his own with performances in radio, theatre, feature films, but more prominently...
47. Jane Carr Jane Carr Actress, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me Since the late 1980s, American audiences have embraced the "veddy British" talents of character actress Jane Carr -- she with the close-set eyes, lilting voice, trowel jaw and bubbly disposition. It helps, of course, having natural comedic timing and the necessary vocal skills to be in constant demand...
48. Sam Strike Sam Strike Actor, Episode dated 24 June 2014
49. Alex Jennings Alex Jennings Actor, The Queen
50. Theo Stevenson Theo Stevenson Actor, In Bruges
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