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1. Sam Claflin Sam Claflin Actor, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides English actor Sam Claflin is the son of a finance officer father and a classroom assistant mother. As a child he was football mad often going to see his local team Norwich City and he was a talented footballer, playing for Norwich schools at city level and Norfolk county level. However, he suffered 2 broken ankles and at 16 gave up thinking about a footballing career...
2. Ralph Fiennes Ralph Fiennes Actor, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 Eldest of 6 children born to photographer Mark Fiennes and his wife, Jini - aka Jennifer Lash - a novelist. Siblings are Martha Fiennes, a director; Magnus Fiennes, a musician; Sophie, a producer; and twins Joseph Fiennes, an actor, and Jacob, a gamekeeper. Foster brother Michael (Mick) is an archaeologist...
3. Bob Hoskins Bob Hoskins Actor, Who Framed Roger Rabbit Bob Hoskins was born on October 26, 1942, in Bury St. Edmund's, Suffolk, where his mother was living after being evacuated as a result of the heavy bombings. He is the son of Elsie Lillian (Hopkins), a nursery school teacher and cook, and Robert William Hoskins, Sr., who drove a lorry and worked as a bookkeeper...
4. Jack Davenport Jack Davenport Actor, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl Jack Davenport was born in 1973 and is the son of actors Maria Aitken and Nigel Davenport. He studied Literature and Film Studies at the University of East Anglia. His first break happened after he wrote to John Cleese to ask to be a runner on Fierce Creatures where he ended up playing a zoo keeper...
5. Alice Henley Alice Henley Actress, Eastern Promises Studied for three years at Royal Holloway in London and a year in Modern Dance at the Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts. Started out in theatre, co-creating her own theatre company, Sweetfa, with fellow actress Frederica Dunstan in 2001. The company put on their own show at the Jermyn St Theatre in London, where Alice first gained representation...
6. Rosemary Harris Rosemary Harris Actress, Spider-Man
7. Luke Roberts Luke Roberts Actor, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides Luke Roberts trained at LAMDA in London, graduating in 2000. Prior to that he graduated from the University of Wales, Swansea and UMASS, Amherst with a 2.1 BA Hons in American Studies. In his final year he was elected co-president of the Swansea Players by fellow thesps and got bitten by the bug.
8. Sam Miller Sam Miller Actor, Krakatoa: Volcano of Destruction
9. Michael Maloney Michael Maloney Actor, Babel
10. June Brown June Brown Actress, Bean June Brown served in the Wrens and was classically trained at the Old Vic Drama School. She has enjoyed a long career in the theatre, television and the cinema. The actor Nigel Hawthorne described her as "one of the most beautiful creatures I've seen on stage" after seeing her performance as Ibsen's "Hedda Gabler"...
11. Karl Theobald Karl Theobald Actor, Alan Partridge Born in Lowestoft, Suffolk, Karl Theobald was a stand-up comedian before graduating from the Drama Centre in 2000, and subsequently joining theatrical touring companies such as Complicite . In both 2000 and 20001 he appeared at the Edinburgh Festival, in 2001 as a member of the prestigious Comedy Zone...
12. Sue Lloyd Sue Lloyd Actress, The Ipcress File Born in 1939, British actress Sue Lloyd trained in dance as a child, studying at the Sadler's Wells School at age 11. Since her height (5' 8") decreased her chances of a ballet career, the statuesque Sue instead became a chorus girl and showgirl. After some modeling assignments, she broke into television in the early 60s (The Saint and The Avengers)...
13. Ian Hendry Ian Hendry Actor, Repulsion Born 13 January 1931 in Ipswich, England, Ian Hendry's career began rather auspiciously--playing the fall guy for a circus clown. After attending London's Central School of Speech and Drama, things started progressing nicely when he starred as "Dr. Geoffrey Brent" in Police Surgeon. This led directly to The Avengers but...
14. Brian Capron Brian Capron Actor, 101 Dalmatians
15. Martin Hutson Martin Hutson Actor, Plan of Attack
16. Brian Eno Brian Eno Soundtrack, Shutter Island Regarded as one of the best producers and musicians in rock history, Eno started his career in 1971 with Roxy Music. The band released two albums, "Roxy Music" and "For Your Pleasure", with the two Brians in the lineup (the other one was, of course, lead singer Bryan Ferry); a conflict between the two Brians forced Eno to leave Roxy Music in 1973...
17. Peter Hall Peter Hall Director, Never Talk to Strangers Sir Peter Hall directed his first play while he was still a student. He soon achieved prominence as a stage director and costume designer. He started his occasional film work in 1968 with Work Is a 4-Letter Word. He was the Artistic Director of The Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford-upon-Avon from 1960 - 1968...
18. Sophie Fiennes Sophie Fiennes Director, The Pervert's Guide to Cinema
19. Neil Stacy Neil Stacy Actor, Lord, Didn't It Rain
20. Trevor Nunn Trevor Nunn Soundtrack, School of Rock
21. Molly Peters Molly Peters Actress, Thunderball Molly Peters was a gorgeous and voluptuous British blonde bombshell actress and model who alas only appeared in a handful of films and TV shows during her regrettably fleeting acting career in the mid 60s. Molly was born in 1942 in Walsham-le-Willows, Suffolk, England. Peters started out as a model;...
22. Dawn Addams Dawn Addams Actress, The 1,000 Eyes of Dr. Mabuse Maybe because her beauty was too smooth or because her acting talents were limited or both, Dawn Addams, the daughter of an R.A.F. officer, had an undistinguished film career, in which second-rate pictures far outnumber quality ones. Among the latter: Otto Preminger's risqué (for its time) The Moon Is Blue, Charles Chaplin's bitter A King in New York and Fritz Lang's last The 1,000 Eyes of Dr. Mabuse.
23. Jane Lapotaire Jane Lapotaire Actress, There's Only One Jimmy Grimble
24. Jimmy Gardner Jimmy Gardner Actor, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
25. Kerry Ellis Kerry Ellis Actress, Les Misérables
26. Patrick Newell Patrick Newell Actor, Young Sherlock Holmes
27. Robert Coleby Robert Coleby Actor, The Phantom
28. Luke de Woolfson Luke de Woolfson Actor, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
29. Rocky Marshall Rocky Marshall Actor, Hart's War
30. Ian Wright Ian Wright Self, Discovery: Sarajevo
31. Bernie Ecclestone Bernie Ecclestone Self, Senna
32. Catherine Johnson Catherine Johnson Writer, Mamma Mia!
33. Phil Claydon Phil Claydon Director, Vampire Killers
34. Jenny Platt Jenny Platt Actress, Episode #1.6591
35. Justin Hawkins Justin Hawkins Soundtrack, School of Rock
36. Peter Birrel Peter Birrel Actor, Sharpe's Company Peter Birrel married actress Stephanie Cole only a few years before he died. They appeared together in a play early in both of their careers and met up by chance some 40 or so years. Peter is widely celebrated for his role as a Draconian in the 1973 Doctor Who story Frontier In Space.
37. Brian Cant Brian Cant Actor, Mrs Honeyman and Her Baby
38. Pippa Cross Pippa Cross Producer, Ghost World
39. Paul Spurrier Paul Spurrier Actor, The Wild Geese
40. Peter Tuddenham Peter Tuddenham Actor, The Ark in Space: Part One
41. Piero Grandinetti Piero Grandinetti Actor, London 2012 Olympic Opening Ceremony: Isles of Wonder Piero Grandinetti (born 9th January, 1975 in Newmarket, Suffolk) is a British actor. Piero grew up in Haverhill, Suffolk to Italian parents named Antonio & Theresa from Calabria. He was raised in a working-class Roman Catholic environment & was an altar boy at St Felix church for 6 years. He is based in London, England. July, 2013
42. Humphrey Jennings Humphrey Jennings Director, Listen to Britain Humphrey Jennings, born in 1907, was a writer, set designer, painter, editor and, perhaps most famously, a director of ground-breaking documentary films for the renowned GPO film unit: Listen to Britain, Fires Were Started and A Diary for Timothy, films that changed the face of public service broadcasting. Throughout...
43. Anthony Dawes Anthony Dawes Actor, Barry Lyndon
44. Nick Lowe Nick Lowe Soundtrack, Adventureland
45. Dave Bickers Dave Bickers Stunts, Octopussy
46. Noah Lee Margetts Noah Lee Margetts Actor, Batman Begins Noah was born to a British father and an American mother, in a tiny village outside Bury St. Edmunds, England. Two-weeks later he was living in New Mexico, on a high altitude quarter-horse training ground, with his parents and the likes of Dennis Hopper & friends (circa 1970). At the age of 3, Noah's mother tragically passed away...
47. Laurie Sivell Laurie Sivell Actor, Victory
48. Chris Hardman Chris Hardman Self, Episode #2.3
49. Ami Chorlton Ami Chorlton Actress, Die Another Day Ami Veevers-Chorlton began her life on a farm in Halesworth, Suffolk, UK. From her humble beginnings as a real-life farmer's daughter, Ami aspired to enter a life in front of the camera as a model and actress. Ami studied at St. Felix School in Southwold, Suffolk and her credibility was honored to the Trinity College of Speech and Drama and LAMDA...
50. Drew Kilcoin Drew Kilcoin Editorial Department, Flight
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