Birth Place Matching "Nottingham, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Lennie James
Actor | The Walking Dead
Lennie James was born in Nottingham to Trinidadian parents, and grew up in South London. His mother, Phyllis Mary James, died when he was 12. Lennie and his older brother went into a council children's home. When he was 16 he was fostered with a social worker who had two older children, and they ...
Actress | Minority Report
Samantha Morton has established herself as one of the finest actors of her generation, winning Oscar nominations for her turns in Woody Allen's Sweet and Lowdown (1999) and Jim Sheridan's In America (2002). She has the talent to become one of the major performers in the cinema of this young century.
Actress | This Is England
Vicky McClure, born Nottingham, May 1983, is an actress best known for her work in the films of Shane Meadows. She starred as Ladine, Romeo's sister, in A Room for Romeo Brass and in Meadows' most successful film, This Is England. Similarly she went on to continue playing Lol in Meadows' critically...
Actor | Porridge
Richard Beckinsale was born on July 6, 1947 in Carlton, Nottingham, England as Richard Arthur Beckinsale. He was an actor, known for Doing Time (1979), Porridge (1973) and The Lovers! (1973). He was married to Judy Loe and Margaret Bradley. He died on March 19, 1979 in Sunningdale, Berkshire, ...
12. Janine Duvitski
Actress | The New World
Janine Drzewicki was born in Nottingham to an English mother and a Polish father and moved to London to train as an actress at the E 15 theatre school. Shortly after leaving she was given a couple of small roles in television dramas but had no agent, and placed an advert in the 'Spotlight' agency ...
14. Michael Jayston
Actor | Nicholas and Alexandra
Michael Jayston was born on October 29, 1935 in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England as Michael James. He is an actor, known for Nicholas and Alexandra (1971), Doctor Who (1963) and The Wednesday Play (1964). He has been married to Elizabeth Ann Smithson since 1978. They have two children. He was ...
18. Alma Reville
Writer | Shadow of a Doubt
Alma Reville was born on August 14, 1899 in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England as Alma Lucy Reville. She is known for her work on Shadow of a Doubt (1943), Suspicion (1941) and The Lady Vanishes (1938). She was married to Alfred Hitchcock. She died on July 6, 1982 in Bel Air, Los Angeles, ...
19. Richard Winsor
Actor | Swan Lake
Richard Winsor is a British actor from Nottinghamshire but trained and lives in London. Most recently Richard has been starring as doctor 'Cal Knight' in the hit prime time medical drama Casualty on the BBC. His performances as Cal have earned him critical acclaim and cemented him as one of the ...
20. Steven Price
Composer | Gravity
Steven Price is an Academy Award-winning composer. In 2014 his groundbreaking score for Alfonso Cuaron's Gravity won him not only the Academy Award but also the BAFTA, the Critics' Choice Award, the Satellite Award, and ASCAP's first-ever Film Composer of The Year Award. He has since scored Fury, ...
23. Martin Potter
Actor | Fellini - Satyricon
Martin Potter was born on October 4, 1944 in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England as Martin A. Potter. He is an actor, known for Fellini - Satyricon (1969), Nicholas and Alexandra (1971) and The Caesars (1968). He has been married to Susie Blake since 1978.
24. Rebecca Grant
Actress | Stan Lee's Lucky Man
Rebecca Grant is mainly known for playing series regular 'Daisha Anderson' in BBC1's Bafta award winning program, Holby City and Shaheen Wazir in Tiger Aspect's 'Prisoners Wives II'. She received an award for 'Best Actress in a lead role' at the International Filmmakers Festival for World Cinema in...
26. Lolly Badcock
Actress | Foxy Tarts
Luscious and saucy 5'5" British brunette knockout Lolly Badcock was born Laura Smith on February 12, 1984 in Nottingham, England. Lolly went on fishing trips with her father and brothers while growing up. Badcock first began performing in explicit hardcore movies in 2004; she has worked for such ...
29. Katie Redford
Actress | Young Hyacinth
Katie Redford is a British actress and writer, originally from Nottingham.
She is best known for her roles in Mount Pleasant, Young Hyacinth and Still Open All Hours.
Katie also voices the characters of Layla in BBC Radio Comedy's All Those Women, Ruby Tulliver in BBC Radio 4's Home Front and Lily ...
30. Denise Davies
Actress | Amorous Ambitions
Denise Davies is an adult film star, webcam model and TV babe from the UK. She started off life in North London, where she grew up in a working-class family. She tried to break into fashion modeling when she was 14, but was turned away from all the top modeling agencies because she was already ...
31. Cassie Bradley
Actress | National Theatre Live: King Lear
Born and raised in Nottingham and Mansfield, Cassie Bradley is an actress known for her work with Sam Mendes and Marianne Elliott at the Royal National Theatre and on screen for the BBC.
Bradley trained at The Oxford School of Drama. In her final year of training, she performed an original short ...
33. Lester Matthews
Actor | The Adventures of Robin Hood
Lester Matthews was born on June 6, 1900 in Nottingham, England as Arthur Lester Matthews. He was an actor, known for The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938), The Three Musketeers (1939) and The Raven (1935). He was married to Anne Grey and Cicely Walper. He died on June 6, 1975 in Los Angeles, ...
Actor | Ninjak vs the Valiant Universe
British Actor, Craig Robert Young recently played Declan in Michael Bay's "The Last Ship" - Ian on NCIS with roles on both Hawaii 5.0 and NCIS: Los Angeles, Rose Macgowan's boyfriend Dave, in "Charmed" and Alfred Hoffman on Fox's "Fringe."
Nominated for Best Lead Actor in a Drama at LA Theatre ...
35. Robert Harris
Writer | The Ghost Writer
Robert Harris is a former television news reporter, journalist and columnist who wrote his first suspense novel "Fatherland" in 1992. He has followed up that novel with several others, among them "Enigma" (1995) and "Archangel" (1998). Harris is a graduate of Cambridge University and lives in ...
37. Freda Jackson
Actress | Clash of the Titans
Freda Jackson was born in Nottingham, England in 1908, the daughter of a railway porter. After studying at High Pavement School and the University College there, she became a schoolteacher but gave up her career to study acting at the Royal College of Art, in London. Her first professional stage ...
40. Robin Bailey
Actor | The Diplomatic Corpse
Robin Bailey was born on October 5, 1919 in Hucknall, Nottingham, England as William Henry Mettam Bailey. He was an actor, known for The Diplomatic Corpse (1958), Jane and the Lost City (1987) and A Legacy (1975). He was married to Patricia Mary Weekes. He died on January 14, 1999 in London, ...
43. Christopher Dean
Christopher Dean was born on July 27, 1958 in Nottingham, England as Christopher Colin Dean. He is known for his work on Smucker's Stars on Ice (2003), Smucker's Stars on Ice 2005 (2005) and Fire & Ice (1986). He was previously married to Jill Trenary and Isabelle Duchesnay.
44. Patrick Horgan
Actor | Zelig
Patrick Horgan was born on May 26, 1929 in Nottingham, England as John Patrick Horgan. He is an actor, known for Zelig (1983), Star Trek (1966) and The Curse of the Jade Scorpion (2001). He is married to Susan Bedsow-Horgan. They have one child. He was previously married to Irish McCalla.
45. Roy Skelton
Actor | Rainbow
English stage, screen and voice actor. Worked at the Oldham Coliseum before joining the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. Subsequently acted in repertory theatre and at the West End. Later started to work for the BBC. From 1967 to 1988, voiced many a Dalek (as well as Cybermen) in "Doctor Who".
47. William Ivory
Writer | The Sins
Born William Ivory in Southwell, Notts, Billy Ivory is passionate about the East Midlands, and his writing is heavily influenced by living and working in the area where he was born and bred. Once working as a dustman on the streets, today he's better known as one of Britain's leading television and...