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1. Theo James Theo James Actor, Divergent
2. Gugu Mbatha-Raw Gugu Mbatha-Raw Actress, Belle Gugu, short for Gugulethu, Xhosa for "Our Pride", was born in the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, England. Her mother, Anne Raw, is a caucasian, English nurse, and her father, Patrick Mbatha, is a black, South African doctor. Her parents separated when she was a year old, though she is still close to her father...
3. Hugh Laurie Hugh Laurie Actor, Pilot Hugh was born in Oxford, England on June 11, 1959, to Patricia (Laidlaw) and William George Ranald Mundell "Ran" Laurie, a doctor, both of Scottish descent. He was educated at Eton and Cambridge. Son of an Olympic gold medalist in the sport, he rowed for the England youth team (1977) and for Cambridge (1980)...
4. Annabelle Wallis Annabelle Wallis Actress, X-Men: First Class
5. Toby Jones Toby Jones Actor, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Toby acted in many productions at his school in Oxfordshire, Abingdon School, where he was a contemporary of the four members of the band Radiohead, whose music was used in Vanilla Sky. Son of Freddie Jones, the British character actor who has appeared in many films including The Elephant Man. Brother of Rupert Jones the director and Casper Jones the actor.
6. David Oyelowo David Oyelowo Actor, Jack Reacher David Oyelowo (pronounced - "oh-yellow-oh"), a classically trained stage actor, has quickly become one of Hollywood's most sought-after talents. He graduated from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA), and received the "Scholarship for Excellence" from Nicholas Hytner in 1998. David received numerous accolades for the recent independent film...
7. Stephen Hawking Stephen Hawking Self, A Brief History of Time
8. Joseph Mawle Joseph Mawle Actor, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter
9. Miriam Margolyes Miriam Margolyes Actress, Babe A veteran of stage and screen, award-winning actress Miriam Margolyes has achieved success on both sides of the Atlantic. Winner of the BAFTA Best Supporting Actress award in 1993 for The Age of Innocence she also received Best Supporting Actress at the 1989 LA Critics Circle Awards for her role in Little Dorrit and a Sony Radio Award for Best Actress on "Radio" in 1993...
10. Mark Lester Mark Lester Actor, Oliver! Mark attended stage school in London, England as a young child and made his film debut in The Counterfeit Constable at the age of six. He made countless TV appearances and became very well known in England. Worldwide fame developed as a result of his portrayal of a stuttering child in Our Mother's House. Producers of Oliver! auditioned 250 child actors for the title role and finally chose him...
11. Lucy Gordon Lucy Gordon Actress, Spider-Man 3
12. Arthur Bowen Arthur Bowen Actor, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 Arthur got the role after casting agents came to his school looking for kids who looked the part of the characters they were casting. When he auditioned he did not tell his parents until his mom received a letter coming from the casting crew of Harry Potter. Asking Arthur to come to London for more auditions...
13. Louis Tamone Louis Tamone Actor, Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch
14. Sebastian Siegel Sebastian Siegel Actor, The Family That Preys Sebastian Siegel is a British-American filmmaker and actor born in Oxford, England. His father is Indian religions professor and Pulitzer nominated author, Lee Siegel. His grandfather, Leonard Thompson, was a lifelong opponent of apartheid in South Africa. He began studying drama at age seven, won the drama prize at Kent School...
15. Heather Angel Heather Angel Actress, Peter Pan Heather Grace Angel was born in Oxford, England, on February 9, 1909. She dabbled on the stage for a time before coming to California to try her luck on the screen. Heather was 20 years old when she landed a bit part for the 1929 film, Bulldog Drummond. Although she didn't know it at the time, she would become a staple of that particular series eight years hence...
16. Benjamin Whitrow Benjamin Whitrow Actor, Chicken Run
17. Jane Allsop Jane Allsop Actress, Underbelly Files: Tell Them Lucifer Was Here Jane Allsop was born in Oxford, England, in 1975 and soon after moved to the US for several years. Upon returning to Melbourne the family settled in the eastern suburbs and Jane began drama classes at the age of nine. At age 13 Jane went to her first audition and got it - a Wedgewood Pie commercial...
18. Jonny Greenwood Jonny Greenwood Soundtrack, Romeo + Juliet
19. Anthony Dod Mantle Anthony Dod Mantle Cinematographer, Slumdog Millionaire
20. Ellie Darcey-Alden Ellie Darcey-Alden Actress, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 Ellie is a very active kid, while dancing and drama take up most of her time she also takes Karate classes. Ellie is also very attached to animals with two rabbits, a Cocker Spaniel, and loves horses. Ellie kicked off her acting career in BBC's Robin Hood as Mary. Then appeared as a recurring role in BBC's Hobly City as Emma Walker...
21. Lara Belmont Lara Belmont Actress, The War Zone
22. Patrick Mower Patrick Mower Actor, Monella
23. Lem Dobbs Lem Dobbs Writer, Dark City
24. P.D. James P.D. James Writer, Children of Men
25. Brian Deacon Brian Deacon Actor, A Zed & Two Noughts Brian was educated in primary and secondary modern schools until the age of 17. He worked as a window cleaner and a butcher's van driver while a member of the Oxford Youth Theatre. He then relocated to London where he enrolled at the Webber Douglas School and, upon graduation, he appeared in rep at Bristol...
26. Joseph Kennedy Joseph Kennedy Actor, Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll
27. Ting Ting Hu Ting Ting Hu Actress, Breaking and Entering
28. Beatrice Curnew Beatrice Curnew Actress, Skyfall
29. Bettany Hughes Bettany Hughes Self, Atlantis: The Evidence
30. Will Keen Will Keen Actor, Love and Other Disasters
31. Phil Harding Phil Harding Self, Britain's Bronze Age Mummies: A Time Team Special
32. François Giroday François Giroday Actor, Godzilla
33. Charles Porter Charles Porter Actor, Nailed Born in the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford England and maintains Duel Citizenship with both England and the U.S. Played five years of Division 1 football at Duke University and decided not to pursue the NFL after extensive back surgery following his final season at Duke. While at Duke Charles focused study was Cultural Anthropology...
34. Eric Deacon Eric Deacon Actor, A Zed & Two Noughts
35. Terry Marcel Terry Marcel Director, Hawk the Slayer
36. John Sergeant John Sergeant Self, Blackadder Rides Again
37. Martin Amis Martin Amis Writer, Saturn 3
38. Belinda Carroll Belinda Carroll Actress, Seaside Seduction
39. Jacqueline du Pré Jacqueline du Pré Soundtrack, Hilary and Jackie Jacqueline Mary du Pré was born in Oxford on January 26, 1945. Her parents were Iris and Derek du Pré, and she had one older sister, Hilary. She began to show incredible musical promise at a very young age, and began to play the cello at the age of four, after hearing it on a BBC radio program. At five...
40. Ian Pepperell Ian Pepperell Actor, Undesirable Elements
41. Alex Hillkurtz Alex Hillkurtz Art Department, Argo
42. Jack Randall Jack Randall Actor, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World
43. William Dodds William Dodds Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, Skyfall
44. Max Born Max Born Actor, Fellini Satyricon
45. Joe Oppenheimer Joe Oppenheimer Producer, The Awakening
46. Dorothy L. Sayers Dorothy L. Sayers Writer, Haunted Honeymoon
47. Thomas Wansey Thomas Wansey Actor, The Master Plan Tom was six when he first became really interested in acting. He was living near Liverpool at the time and began acting classes there. Within a very few weeks he had his first professional role, as Brian, in Tuppence To Cross the Mersey, in a Liverpool theatre. By the time he was eight he had enjoyed acting in several professional theatre productions...
48. Tristram Powell Tristram Powell Director, American Friends
49. Baz Taylor Baz Taylor Director, Shooting Elizabeth
50. Jane Tranter Jane Tranter Producer, Rome Jane Tranter is a significant figure in British television. She joined BBC radio as a secretary in the drama department in 1985. In 1986 she moved into television, becoming an assistant floor manager on EastEnders and Bergerac. She also served as a script editor on Casualty. In 1995 she joined Carlton Television as an executive producer...
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