Birth Place Matching "Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Hugh Dancy
Actor | Hannibal
Talented British actor Hugh Dancy is one of the UK's most up-and-coming talents.
Hugh Michael Horace Dancy was born in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England, to Sarah Ann (Birley), who works in academic publishing, and Jonathan Peter Dancy, a philosophy professor and writer. He has a brother, Jack ...
Adrian Rawlins was born on March 27, 1958 in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England. He is an actor, known for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011), Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005) and Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself (2002).
Actor | Dune
The British character actor Freddie Jones came to the acting profession after 10 years of working as a laboratory assistant and acting in amateur theater on the side. To kick off his mid-life career change, Jones attended Rose Bruford College of Speech and Drama in Kent, England, on a scholarship. ...
6. Billy Howle
Actor | Dunkirk
Billy Howle was born in Stoke-On-Trent, to a schoolteacher mother and a father who teaches at Kent University, the second of four sons. His older brother, Sam, is a graphic designer. Despite his parents' academic backgrounds, Billy has said that he was not interested in further education, and ...
Soundtrack | A Knight's Tale
Robbie Williams was born in Stoke On Trent, England on February 13th, 1974. Having played in school productions of "Oliver" and, obviously showing a flair for entertaining, Williams' mother saw an advert for auditions to be in a new boy band which he applied for and, at age 16, was a member of Take...
9. Alan Lake
Actor | Freelance
Alan Lake was born on November 24, 1940 in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England. He was an actor, known for Freelance (1971), The Growing Summer (1968) and Hereward the Wake (1965). He was married to Diana Dors. He died on October 10, 1984 in Sunningdale, Berkshire, England.
Tobias James-Samuels attended boarding School in Gloucestershire as a full boarder, then moved to the Isle of Wight to become a Wind Surf, Dinghy, Canoe and Power Boat Instructor also gaining his Yacht Masters and PADI advanced Divers Certificate. Tobias then in 1995 moved to the South of France ...
11. Nick Hancock
Actor | Cashback
Nick Hancock was born on October 25, 1962 in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England. He is an actor and writer, known for Cashback (2006), They Think It's All Over (1995) and Blind Men (1997). He has been married to Shari Eftekhari since 1997. They have two children.
12. Stuart Sherwin
Actor | Are You Being Served?
Stuart Sherwin was born on May 16, 1927 in Weston Coyney, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England as Stuart James Sherwin. He was an actor, known for Are You Being Served? (1972), Dad's Army (1968) and Brian Rix Presents: Will Any Gentleman (1961). He died on April 23, 2015 in Hillingdon, Middlesex,...
13. Ken Barrie
Soundtrack | Sharks' Treasure
Ken Barrie was born on January 9, 1933 in Tunstall, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England as Leslie Hulme. He was an actor, known for Sharks' Treasure (1975), Emily (1976) and The Silent Scream (1979). He was married to Doreen Pye. He died on July 29, 2016 in Denham, Buckinghamshire, England.
15. Jonathan Wilkes
Self | Stars in Their Eyes
Jonathan Wilkes was born on August 1, 1978 in Baddeley Green, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England. He is a producer, known for Stars in Their Eyes (1990), Soccer Aid (2006) and Love on a Saturday Night (2004). He has been married to Nikki Wheeler since January 22, 2004. They have one child.
24. Eustace Lycett
Special Effects | Mary Poppins
Eustace Lycett was born on December 21, 1914 in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England as Eustace Arden Lycett. He is known for his work on Mary Poppins (1964), Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971) and The Black Hole (1979). He was married to Mary Ethel Lycett. He died on November 16, 2006 in Fullerton,...
28. Piers Linney
Piers Linney was born on February 15, 1971 in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England as Jonathan Piers Daniel Linney. He is known for his work on An Ideal Husband (1999), The Secret Millionaire (2006) and Dragons' Den (2005). He has been married to Tara Bishop since 2003. They have two children.
29. Mark Bright
Actor | Kicking Off
Mark Bright was born on June 6, 1962 in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England. He is an actor, known for Kicking Off (2015), Football World Cup (1954) and The London Programme (1975). He has been married to Michelle Gayle since November 1, 1996. They have one child.
30. Mark Barnett
Art Department | Time Bomb
Mark is from Stoke on Trent in North Staffordshire. At the age of 17 he studied Performing Arts at Stoke on Trent College in Burslem before going onto Staffordshire University in Stoke on Trent.
His first appearance was in the 2008 Hovis advertisement 'Go on Lad'. Mark portrayed a Police officer ...
32. E.J. Smith
E.J. Smith was born on January 27, 1850 in Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England as Edward John Smith. He was married to Sarah Eleanor Smith. He died on April 15, 1912.
37. John Wain
Writer | Mniejsze niebo
John Wain was born on March 14, 1925 in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England. He was a writer, known for Mniejsze niebo (1981), Boy Meets Girl (1967) and Play for Today (1970). He was married to Patricia Dunn, Eirian James and Marianne Urmston. He died on May 24, 1994 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, ...
38. Rollo Balmain
Actor | Humanity; or, Only a Jew
Rollo Balmain was born in 1856 in Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England as David Frederick Balmain. He was an actor, known for Humanity; or, Only a Jew (1913) and Autumn Roses (1912). He was married to Sarah Eliza Prosser (Sara Mignon - actress). He died on December 5, 1920 in ...
39. Phillip Oakes
Writer | The Punch and Judy Man
The scriptwriter and broadcaster Phillip Oakes was best known for his screenplay of The Punch and Judy Man, the 1962 bitter-sweet comedy vehicle for Tony Hancock.
Oakes and Hancock were neighbours in Surrey in the early sixties and the comedian had given Oakes the idea for a screenplay. The film was...
Actor | Judge Geordie
Nathan Thursfield is a Television star, Actor, Model, Singer. He resides in his home-town of Stoke-on-Trent. He has appeared on numerous Television programmes including ITV's this morning, ITV's Loose Women, MTV & Channel5 series. He is Recording music for his debut album. Nathan shot into the ...
Composer | Double X: The Name of the Game
Raphael Ravenscroft was born on June 4, 1954 in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England as Raphael Griffin Revenscroft. He is known for his work on Double X: The Name of the Game (1992), The Diamond Queen (2012) and William & Kate: A Royal Engagement (2010). He died on October 19, 2014 in Exeter...