Birth Place Matching "Ipoh, Malaysia" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Wo hu cang long
Born as Yang Zi Qiong in the mining town of Ipoh, in West Malaysia, in the lunar year of the Tiger, Michelle is the daughter of Janet Yeoh and Yeoh Kian Teik, a lawyer and politician. She is of Han Chinese (Hokkien) descent, and spoke English and Malay before Chinese. A ballet dancer since age 4, ...
2. Peter Madden
Actor | From Russia with Love
Peter Madden was born on August 9, 1904 in Ipoh, Malaysia. He was an actor, known for From Russia with Love (1963), The Message (1976) and The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970). He was married to Mary Jordan. He died on February 24, 1976 in Bognor Regis, West Sussex, England.
4. Mandy Lieu
Actress | Tai Chi 0
Mandy Lieu, Top Model, actress and TV host, is a Malaysian-American based in Hong Kong. Born in Malaysia, Mandy grew up in a multicultural environment and as a result, she is fluent in Malay, Cantonese, Mandarin, English and Japanese.
Having taken ballet and piano lessons since the age of three, it ...
Actress | Great Catherine
Sydney Sturgess was primarily a stage actress, although she appeared in a number of television and film roles during her career. She debuted as an actress with the Arthur Brough Players in Folkestone, England, and acted with various other repertory companies before meeting Barry Morse in ...
7. James Lee
Director | Call If You Need Me
James Lee was born in 1973, Ipoh, Malaysia. Trained as a graphic designer. A self-taught filmmaker, he began acting & directing theatre plays before venturing into video filmmaking.
His stage acting credits include experimental performances in the avant garde Chicken Parts series, Expat Comes to ...
8. Eric Oh
Music Department | Serendipity
Eric Oh first became interested in film and photography watching nature documentaries on television as a young child. These interests were further fuelled when he received his first stills camera at the age of 10 and started taking pictures. When he was 11, Eric moved to Toronto, Canada. There, he ...
10. Esma Daniel
Director | Zaiton: Ceritaku
Esma Daniel was born on January 16, 1969 in Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia as Esma Dainal Bin Md Isa. He is an actor and director, known for Zaiton: Ceritaku (2012), Santau (2009) and XX Ray (1993). He has been married to Nitra Sari Omar since October 20, 2002. They have six children.