Birth Place Matching "Huddersfield, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. James Mason
Actor | Lolita
James Mason was a great English actor of British and American films. He was born in Yorkshire, and attended Marlborough and Cambridge, where he discovered acting on a lark, and abandoned a planned career as an architect. Following work in stock companies, he joined the Old Vic under the guidance of...
Stunts | The Bourne Ultimatum
Buster started training at the tender age of eleven in traditional Wado Ryu karate and moved into freestyle, a move which would map out his life for the better. Under the guidance of his Instructors he claimed the British junior title and a place in the "Guinness Book of Records" for the most kicks...
9. Zöe Lucker
Actress | Footballers' Wives
Yorkshire-born Zoe Lucker has been on our screens a lot in recent years in TV dramas such as "Holby City", Trial & Retribution: Episode #4.1 (2000), Barabara, Brazen Hussies (1996) and Coronation Street (1960), where she played Sonia Leech, owner of the beauty parlour where Raquel worked.
11. Stephen Uppal
Actor | Abe
Stephen Uppal is a classically trained actor from the UK. After graduating from the prestigious ArtsEd school of Acting in London and studying under Dee Cannon, (RADA), Stephen enjoyed a lot of West End theatre success. He is most noted for starring alongside Ben Barnes (Prince Caspian, The Seventh...
Actor | Lady Windermere's Fan
Jonathan Keith Le Billon is a British actor, known for work in film, television and stage. He was born in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, is a graduate of Greenhead College and the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School and began his professional career at the age of thirteen.
He made his debut television ...
13. Harold Huth
Actor | Rome Express
Harold Huth was born on January 20, 1892 in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England. He was a producer and actor, known for Rome Express (1932), My Sister and I (1948) and The Hellions (1961). He was married to Bridget Nickols. He died on October 26, 1967 in London, England.
14. Larry Noble
Actor | The Meaning of Life
Larry Noble was born on December 13, 1914 in Huddersfield, England as Laurence Keith Noble. He was an actor, known for The Meaning of Life (1983), Journey to the Unknown (1968) and Laughter from the Whitehall (1963). He died on September 9, 1993 in Camden, London, England.
17. Adam Wimpenny
Director | Roar
Adam is an award winning television and film director living in London.
In 1997 Adam moved to London to study BA Film and Television Arts at the University of Westminster, specialising in directing and graduating in 2000. His graduation film 'Angel Cake' which was shot in his hometown in West ...
23. Simon Armitage
Writer | Drinking for England
Simon Armitage was born on May 26, 1963 in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, England as Simon Robert Armitage. He is a writer and actor, known for Drinking for England (1998), Songbirds (2007) and Last Words (2017). He is married to Sue Roberts. They have one child.
24. Harold Wilson
Self | The Morecambe & Wise Show
Harold Wilson was born in Huddersfield,West Yorkshire in 1916. He had a sharp mind and after graduating from Oxford University, he became a lecturer in economics in 1937. He represented Huyton in parliament from 1945 until his retirement in 1983. He became President of the Board of Trade in 1947 ...
25. Carole Needham
Actress | Romeo and Juliet
Carole Needham was born on July 24, 1940 in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England as Carole Judith Needham. She is an actress, known for Romeo and Juliet (1966), Marty (1968) and ITV Saturday Night Theatre (1969). She was previously married to Christopher Gable.
26. Abdul Pope
Director | In Her Eyes
Abdul is a UK based actor known for Survivor, Disoriented Generation, Closer .His early childhood was spent in Lagos, Nigeria. While in the University,he became interested in the entertainment world. Before this,he had an earlier appearance in a commercial (Our Future) as a baby solicitor. ...
32. Herman Whitaker
Writer | 3 Bad Men
British/American writer Herman Whitaker was born on 14 January, 1867, a son of James Whitaker, a wool merchant in Huddersfield, and his wife Annie Walton. Herman was the second to the youngest of seven children. James Whitaker may have died around the time of the birth of his seventh child for he ...
Actor | One Exciting Night
Charles Croker-King was born on April 30, 1874 in Huddersfield, Yorkshire , England as Charles Harold Croker-King. He was an actor, known for One Exciting Night (1922), The Priory School (1921) and A Question of Trust (1920). He died on October 25, 1951 in Dorchester, Dorset, England.
46. Peter Glover
Actor | Aladdin
Peter John Glover was born Peter Nixon and changed his name by deed poll to Glover, which was his mother's maiden name. He was a dancer and television producer He married June Laverick, TV wife of Dickie Henderson, on 27th June 1964 and died 31st July of the same year of a barbiturate drug overdose...
48. Brian Jackson
Writer | The BBC One Documentary
Brian Jackson was born in 1932 in Huddersfield, West Riding, Yorkshire, England as Brian Anthony Jackson. He was a writer, known for The BBC One Documentary (1976). He was married to Sonia Jackson and Shelia Mannion. He died on July 3, 1983 in Huddersfield.
Writer | Leviathan
Rayner Heppenstall was born in Huddersfield in 1911 and educated at Leeds University, studying English and French. Moving to London in the 1930s, he became a journalist and poet, writing for T. S. Eliot's 'The Criterion' and befriending Dylan Thomas, Herbert Read, Eric Gill and many other literary ...