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1. Dakota Blue Richards Dakota Blue Richards Actress, The Golden Compass
2. Carmen Ejogo Carmen Ejogo Actress, Selma Carmen Ejogo was born in Kensington, London, England, to a Nigerian father and a Scottish mother. Ejogo grew up in London. Ejogo's television career began in the UK in the early 1990s, where she presented the children's series Saturday Disney. Subsequently, she has had an acting career in the US. She has appeared in _Metro_ with Eddie Murphy...
3. Charlotte Lewis Charlotte Lewis Actress, The Golden Child
4. Francesca Annis Francesca Annis Actress, Dune English actress Francesca Annis, who has enjoyed a 50-plus year career, spanning seven decades in movies, television and the theater, was born in London six days after V-E Day, on May 14, 1945. Her father, Lester, was English, but her mother, Mariquita (aka Mara Purcell), was of Brazilian-French heritage...
5. Samantha Bond Samantha Bond Actress, GoldenEye
6. Joss Ackland Joss Ackland Actor, Lethal Weapon 2 Joss Ackland, the distinguished English actor who has appeared in over 100 movies, scores of plays and a plethora of television programs in his six-decade career, was born Sidney Edmond Jocelyn Ackland on February 29, 1928, in North Kensington, London. After attending London's Central School of Speech and Drama...
7. Stewart Granger Stewart Granger Actor, Scaramouche Stewart Granger was born James Leblanche Stewart in London, the grandson of the actor "Luigi Lablache". He attended Epsom College but left after deciding not to pursue a medical degree. He decided to try acting and attended Webber-Douglas School of Dramatic Art, London. By 1935, he made his stage debut in "The Cardinal" at the Little Theatre Hull ...
8. John Gielgud John Gielgud Actor, Gandhi Sir John Gielgud is a highly distinguished and prolific performer who is considered to be one of the finest actors of his generation. A graduate of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London, Gielgud played his first Hamlet in 1930 and quickly established himself as one of the most eminent Shakespearean interpreters of his time...
9. Finola Hughes Finola Hughes Actress, General Hospital Finola Hughes was born in London. She studied at Arts Educational Schools and began her career in the Northern Ballet Company, after winning the Markova award. She went on to work in the West End, in the original cast of "Cats" and continued working with Andrew Lloyd Webber in "Song & Dance". After making Staying Alive in LA...
10. Peter Finch Peter Finch Actor, Network Despite being one of the finest actors of his generation, Peter Finch will be remembered as much for his reputation as a hard-drinking, hell-raising womanizer as for his performances on the screen. He was born in London in 1916 and went to live in Sydney, Australia, at the age of ten. There, he worked in a series of dead-end jobs before taking up acting...
11. Patricia Hitchcock Patricia Hitchcock Actress, Psycho
12. Anna Calder-Marshall Anna Calder-Marshall Actress, Wuthering Heights
13. Susan Hampshire Susan Hampshire Actress, Monarch of the Glen Susan Hampshire, the English actress who has won three Emmy Awards, was born in Kensington, London on May 12, 1937. Her original ambition was to be a nurse, but she could not pass her O-Level exam in Latin. (She found out when she was 30 years old that she was dyslexic, and her work on dyslexia subsequently...
14. Andrew Lloyd Webber Andrew Lloyd Webber Music Department, The Phantom of the Opera Andrew Lloyd Webber is arguably the most successful composer of our time. He is best known for stage and film adaptations of his musicals Jesus Christ Superstar, Cats (1994), Evita, and The Phantom of the Opera. He was born on March 22, 1948, in South Kensington in London, England, the first of two sons of William Lloyd Webber...
15. Renée Asherson Renée Asherson Actress, The Others A beautiful and durable actress of screen, stage and television. She played the bride of Laurence Olivier's title character in Henry V (1944) (Henry V). She later appeared in Maniacs on Wheels, a speedway drama with Dirk Bogarde. A frequent co-star of the actor Robert Donat, whom she married in 1953...
16. Stephen Poliakoff Stephen Poliakoff Writer, The Lost Prince
17. Kimberley Garner Kimberley Garner Self, Made in Chelsea
18. Queen Victoria Queen Victoria Self, Her Majesty, Queen Victoria Princess Alexandrina Victoria was born on May 24, 1819 to the Duke and Duchess of Kent. Victoria as she was called was the granddaughter of King George III. When she was less than a year old her father died leaving her mother broke and at the mercy of her brother Leopold, the King of Belgium. Victoria lead a sheltered life in Kensington Palace while growing up...
19. Fay Compton Fay Compton Actress, The Haunting
20. Dido Dido Soundtrack, Love Actually
21. Virginia Woolf Virginia Woolf Writer, Orlando London-born Virginia Woolf came from a wealthy family and, unlike her brothers, received her education at home, an unusual step for the times. Her parents had both had children from previous marriages, so she grew up with a variety of siblings, stepbrothers and stepsisters. Her father was a well-respected editor and author and the former son-in-law of William Makepeace Thackeray...
22. William Franklyn William Franklyn Actor, Top Secret Debonair British actor at home on stage (since the age of 15), screen and TV. Initially, his roles tended to be dramatic but, by his 40s, he was increasingly playing tongue-in-cheek comedy parts. His smooth lounge-lizard voice has frequently been used for voice-overs on television advertisements (most famously a long-running campaign for Schweppes drinks) and TV trailers.
23. Henry McGee Henry McGee Actor, The Worker
24. Joyce Carey Joyce Carey Actress, The Cedar Tree Genteel London-born actress Joyce Carey came from a distinguished theatrical family. Her own lengthy career on the stage began in 1916, when she played Princess Katherine in an all-female ensemble of "Henry V". She made her debut on the legitimate stage in a small part in the West End production of the exotic melodrama "Mr.Wu"...
25. Jean Gillie Jean Gillie Actress, Decoy British actress Jean Gillie met husband Jack Bernhard while he was stationed in Britain during the war. When they came to Hollywood, he produced and directed Decoy as a vehicle to showcase her talents to American audiences. However, the couple soon divorced and she would have only one other role before prematurely dying three years later at the age of 33.
26. Denise Bryer Denise Bryer Actress, Labyrinth
27. John Vere John Vere Actor, The April 8th Show (Seven Days Early)
28. John Profumo John Profumo Self, General Election
29. Robin Le Mesurier Robin Le Mesurier Self, The Unforgettable Hattie Jacques
30. George Tovey George Tovey Actor, Frenzy
31. Simon Gipps-Kent Simon Gipps-Kent Actor, Lost Hearts
32. Peter Howell Peter Howell Actor, Emergency-Ward 10 Peter Howell was born to Owen, a solicitor, and his wife Nora, nee Mally, on 25 October 1919. He attended Winchester College and Christ Church college, Oxford but left his study course when he was called up in 1939. Invalided out of the service in 1943 he became interested in acting through his sister Gillian...
33. Jill Freud Jill Freud Actress, Love Actually Daughter of Henry Walter Flewett (1892-1970) and Winifred Johnson Flewett (1896-1967). Educated at Sacred Heart Convent School (R.C.), London and the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts (1945-1947). After being evacuated with her school to Oxford during the war, became a volunteer housekeeper and hen-keeper in the household of C.S...
34. Claudia Liza Armah Claudia Liza Armah Self, 60 Seconds
35. Damaris Hayman Damaris Hayman Actress, The Pink Panther Strikes Again
36. James D.R. Hickox James D.R. Hickox Director, Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest
37. Beatrix Potter Beatrix Potter Writer, Tales of Beatrix Potter Beatrix Potter was an English writer, illustrator, mycologist and conservationist. She is famous for writing children's books with animal characters such as The Tale of Peter Rabbit. Potter was born in Kensington, London. Her family was quite rich. She was educated by governesses. She did not have many friends...
38. Vanda Gréville Vanda Gréville Actress, Le million
39. John Hawkesworth John Hawkesworth Writer, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
40. Diana Lambert Diana Lambert Actress, The Nun's Story
41. Stirling Moss Stirling Moss Self, Hammond Meets Moss Born in London in 1929, Stirling Moss' love of auto racing ran in the family - his father, a dentist, had been a race car driver and had, in fact, raced at Indianapolis in 1924 and again in 1925. Interested in cars virtually from childhood, Moss began racing in earnest at 17. Two years later he took...
42. Gary Wilmot Gary Wilmot Self, The Tony Ferrino Phenomenon
43. Oscar Quitak Oscar Quitak Actor, Brazil
44. Richard Baker Richard Baker Visual Effects, The Legend of Tarzan
45. Jennifer Paterson Jennifer Paterson Self, Two Fat Ladies
46. Julia Trevelyan Oman Julia Trevelyan Oman Production Designer, Compact
47. Nicholas Donnelly Nicholas Donnelly Actor, Dixon of Dock Green
48. Meadows White Meadows White Actor, Fiend Without a Face
49. Roland 'Rollo' Armstrong Roland 'Rollo' Armstrong Soundtrack, 127 Hours
50. Daniel Farson Daniel Farson Self, Dan Farson Meets ...
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