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1. Rupert Grint Rupert Grint Actor, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Rupert Alexander Lloyd Grint was born in Harlow, Essex, England, the elder son of Joanne (Parsons) and Nigel Grint, who dealt in memorabilia. The first of 5 children, Rupert has one brother and 3 sisters. His brother James was born when Rupert was a year old, Georgina and Samantha were born in 1993 and 1996 respectively, and last, but not least, Charlotte, who was born in 1999...
2. Guy Ritchie Guy Ritchie Director, Snatch Guy Ritchie was born in Hatfield, Hertfordshire, UK on September 10, 1968. After watching Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid as a child, Guy realized that what he wanted to do was make films. He never attended film school, saying that the work of film school graduates was boring and unwatchable. At 15 years old, he dropped out of school and in 1995...
3. Alex Pettyfer Alex Pettyfer Actor, I Am Number Four Alexander Richard Pettyfer was born in Hertfordshire and raised in Windsor. His mother, Lee (Robinson), is an interior designer. His father, Richard Pettyfer, is a fellow actor. His parents divorced and Alex now has a younger half-brother, James, from his mother's re-marriage to a property developer, Michael Ireland. James is a junior tennis player...
4. Talulah Riley Talulah Riley Actress, Pride & Prejudice Talulah Riley is an English actress. She has appeared in films such as Pride & Prejudice (2005), St Trinian's (2007), The Boat That Rocked (2009), and Inception (2010). She made her stage debut in The Philadelphia Story at the Old Vic in 2005. Her television credits include episodes of Poirot (2003)...
5. Ed Westwick Ed Westwick Actor, Gossip Girl
6. Vinnie Jones Vinnie Jones Actor, Snatch Vincent Peter Jones was born on January 5, 1965 in Watford, England. He first came to public notice as a professional footballer, playing in the English Football League. Noted as one of soccer's hard men, he leaped to fame when a photographer, at a match, snapped him "marking" Newcastle United's Paul Gascoigne...
7. Esmé Bianco Esmé Bianco Actress, Game of Thrones British-born Esmé Bianco is an internationally-acclaimed actress and performer, best-known for her role as "Ros" in the Emmy Award-winning show, Game of Thrones. Degree-educated in Drama and Theatre Arts at London's Goldsmiths University; Bianco's acting career started with performances in music videos for the likes of Robbie Williams and Slayer...
8. Paul Freeman Paul Freeman Actor, Raiders of the Lost Ark One of Britain's most versatile character actors, Paul Freeman's dark, hypnotic good looks and talent for accents have often seen him cast as villains. He originally worked first in advertising and then he trained as a teacher, while he participated in amateur dramatics as a pastime. As a professional...
9. Frances de la Tour Frances de la Tour Actress, Hugo
10. Robert Glenister Robert Glenister Actor, Hustle Robert Glenister (born 11 March 1960) is a popular British actor probably best known, amongst other roles, as con-man Ash "Three Socks" Morgan in the hit British TV series Hustle. His impressive career has spanned nearly three decades, and he has starred in several hit British television shows and film...
11. Will Kemp Will Kemp Actor, Reign Will Kemp comes from an English family, including one brother and one sister. His father is a graphic designer and his mother is a former model. At age 9, Will's mother suggested that he take up a new hobby and attend dance classes. Dancing turned out to be his God-given talent! Eventually, hard work...
12. Christopher Fairbank Christopher Fairbank Actor, Guardians of the Galaxy
13. George Michael George Michael Soundtrack, Deadpool George Michael was born Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou in Finchley, north London, in the United Kingdom, to Lesley Angold (Harrison), a dancer, and Kyriacos Panayiotou, a restaurateur. His father was a Greek Cypriot, and his mother was of English background. He first discovered fame as a musician when he and school friend...
14. Una Stubbs Una Stubbs Actress, Sherlock
15. Stephanie Beacham Stephanie Beacham Actress, Marked Personal
16. Victoria Beckham Victoria Beckham Thanks, Bend It Like Beckham Victoria Beckham was born Victoria Caroline Adams on 17 April 1974 in Harlow, Essex, England, to Jacqueline Doreen (Cannon), an insurance clerk and hairdresser, and Anthony William Adams, an electronics engineer. She does not like being called Vicky. Instead, call her Posh, which stands for the best of everything (an old luxury liner term...
17. Mike Newell Mike Newell Director, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Attended Cambridge University. Three year training course at Granada Television, with intention of going into theatre. Graduated to directing TV plays, building strong reputation for work with David Hare, David Edgar, Hohn, John Osborne, Jack Rosenthal.
18. Thomas Law Thomas Law Actor, The World's End Thomas Law was born on 17th December 1992 in Hertfordshire, England. His first TV appearance was a minor role in four episodes of Casualty in 2005. His most notable role to date is that of Peter Beale in the popular soap opera EastEnders, taking over the role from James Martin. Thomas played the role for four years from 2006 before quitting the role to focus on other projects...
19. Claire Skinner Claire Skinner Actress, Sleepy Hollow
20. Claire Rushbrook Claire Rushbrook Actress, Secrets & Lies
21. Emma Bunton Emma Bunton Self, Dancing on Ice Emma Lee Bunton was born on the 21st January 1976 in Finchley, North London to parents Pauline, a karate instructor, and Trevor, a milkman. They split up when Emma was 11, and she stayed with her mum. She also has a younger brother, P.J. (Paul) who she is very close to. Emma's career began at an early age when she started doing modeling work for such things as Mothercare...
22. Roger Ashton-Griffiths Roger Ashton-Griffiths Actor, Game of Thrones Dual Canadian/British nationalities. Read Music at Lancaster University (1975-78) before joining English National Opera as singer (1979-81). Theatre credits subsequently include Gloucester (King Lear) at Colchester, Judge Turpin (Sweeney Todd) at Liverpool and Watford, Algol (Space Queen Maladjusta) at Southampton...
23. Cheryl Campbell Cheryl Campbell Actress, Chariots of Fire In 2008, Campbell contributed a stunning performance as the abusive Lady Boynton in "Agatha Christie's Poirot: Appointment with Death." Her characterization as La Boynton -- the rich, imperious matron wed to the dotty archaeologist Lord Boynton, wonderfully inhabited by Tim Curry -- was a total shock to those who knew her mainly from her stage performances...
24. Simon West Simon West Director, Con Air
25. Aiden Turner Aiden Turner Actor, All My Children
26. Julian Wadham Julian Wadham Actor, The English Patient
27. Geri Horner Geri Horner Soundtrack, Bridget Jones's Diary
28. Marion Bailey Marion Bailey Actress, Mr. Turner
29. Michael Hordern Michael Hordern Actor, Where Eagles Dare Some of Hordern's finest work was not in films or television but on radio: His performance as Gandalf in the BBC's radio adaptation of The Lord of the Rings was arguably the definitive portrayal of that character (contrast Hordern's Gandalf with that of Ian McKellen in the 3-part film adaptation of The Lord of the Rings directed by Peter Jackson).
30. Reginald Owen Reginald Owen Actor, Mary Poppins Born August 5th, 1887 in England, Reginald Owen was probably Hollywood's busiest character actor - making more than 80 films. He was educated in England at Sir Herbert Tree's Academy of Dramatic Arts. Owen excelled and made his professional debut also in England at the age of 18. He came to New York in the early 1920s and started working on Broadway by 1924...
31. Tony Hendra Tony Hendra Writer, That Was the Week That Was
32. Pippa Haywood Pippa Haywood Actress, The Brittas Empire
33. Sarah Brightman Sarah Brightman Soundtrack, Wanted Sarah Brightman's soprano voice has sold millions of records and been heard in arenas, cathedrals, and Olympic stadiums around the world. Brightman is the winner of more than 180 gold and platinum awards in 40 countries, and is a concert artist who has performed before millions of fans on every continent...
34. Elaine Taylor Elaine Taylor Actress, Casino Royale
35. Bradley Walsh Bradley Walsh Actor, Coronation Street
36. Clive Mantle Clive Mantle Actor, Casualty Clive Mantle was born in Barnet, London. He was a chorister in St. John's choir, Cambridge for four years, and a member of the National Youth Theatre for five years, appearing in a total of eleven productions. He trained at R.A.D.A. and has worked steadily in films, plays and television. He is best known for playing Little John in Robin Of Sherwood and Mike Barratt in Casualty and Holby City.
37. Marcia Warren Marcia Warren Actress, Leap Year Marcia was born on 26 November 1943 and trained as an actress at London's Guildhall School of Music and Drama, graduating in 1963. From there on she took the path of many of her performing contemporaries, acting in repertory throughout the country - beginning as a assistant stage manager in 'David Copperfield' in Salisbury...
38. Tim Downie Tim Downie Actor, Paddington English actor and comedy writer Tim Downie was born in 1977. He trained at the Mountview Academy of Theatrical Arts in North London, beginning to write plays whilst in his early twenties. His first commissioned work 'The Dead Moon' became the first non-operatic work to be stages at the Aldeburgh Festival...
39. Edmund Purdom Edmund Purdom Actor, Sword of Freedom
40. Kelly Stafford Kelly Stafford Actress, Kelly's Lost Movie Buxom, toothy, and slender 5'4" blonde bombshell Kelly Stafford was born on January 4, 1978 in England. Stafford first began performing in explicit hardcore movies at age 19 in 1997. Kelly was frequently paired with renowned porn studs Rocco Siffredi and Nacho Vidal and specialized in extreme anal sex acts...
41. Cyril Fletcher Cyril Fletcher Self, The Cyril Fletcher Show Cyril Fletcher enjoyed something of a renaissance in his long comedy career in 1972 when TV producer and presenter Esther Rantzen asked him to join the consumer program That's Life and recite some of his 'Odd Odes'. He proved such a success with the audience that he became a fixture of the show for eight years...
42. Paul Terry Paul Terry Actor, James and the Giant Peach
43. Kacey Ainsworth Kacey Ainsworth Actress, Grantchester
44. Alesha Dixon Alesha Dixon Self, Britain's Got Talent
45. Louise Griffiths Louise Griffiths Actress, The Revenant
46. Terry Scott Terry Scott Actor, Danger Mouse A brilliant comic actor Terry Scott was one of the most familiar faces on British television in the 1960s and 70s. At the height of his popularity his classic comedy series, Terry and June, (in which he co-starred with June Whitfield) was watched by 15 million viewers weekly. Born Owen John Scott in...
47. Graham Greene Graham Greene Writer, The Third Man Graham Greene was one of the greatest novelists of the 20th century and his influence on the cinema and theatre was enormous. He wrote five plays and almost all of his novels, including "Brighton Rock", "The Ministry of Fear" and "The End of the Affair", have been brought to the screen. A superb storyteller, he also wrote the screenplays for such classics as The Fallen Idol and The Third Man...
48. Rebecca Lacey Rebecca Lacey Actress, Casualty
49. Andrew Woodall Andrew Woodall Actor, The Count of Monte Cristo
50. Richard Dempsey Richard Dempsey Actor, Genius
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