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1. Charlie Hunnam Charlie Hunnam Actor, Pacific Rim Charles Matthew Hunnam was born in Newcastle, England on April 10, 1980, to Jane (Bell), a business owner, and William Hunnam, a scrap metal merchant. At 18 years of age, he made a guest appearances in the popular TV series Byker Grove. He gained fame in Britain thanks to his television role as the love-smitten Nathan Maloney in Queer as Folk...
2. Ridley Scott Ridley Scott Producer, Blade Runner Ridley Scott is an English film director and producer. Following his commercial breakthrough with the science-fiction horror film Alien (1979), his best known works are the noir science fiction film Blade Runner (1982), crime drama Thelma & Louise (1991), historical drama and Best Picture Oscar winner Gladiator (2000)...
3. Janet McTeer Janet McTeer Actress, Tideland Janet McTeer was born on August 5, 1961 in Newcastle, England, UK to parents Jean and Allan McTeer. She was raised in York from the age of 6. She attended Queen Anne Grammar School for Girls, where there was not much opportunity for drama. She became interested in acting at age 16, when she saw "She Stoops to Conquer" at the York Theater...
4. Gina McKee Gina McKee Actress, In the Loop
5. Eric Idle Eric Idle Actor, Monty Python and the Holy Grail Eric Idle is an English comedian, actor, author, singer, playwright, director and songwriter. Co-creator of Monty Python on TV, stage and five films, including The Life of Brian and The Holy Grail, which latter he adapted for the stage with John Du Prez as Monty Python's Spamalot, winning the Tony Award for Best Musical in 2005...
6. Imogen Stubbs Imogen Stubbs Actress, Sense and Sensibility Imogen Stubbs was born in Northumberland, lived briefly in Portsmouth, where her father was a naval officer, and then moved with her parents to London, where they inhabited an elderly river barge on the Thames. Educated at St. Paul's and then Westminster, where she was one of the "token girls" in the Sixth Form...
7. Melanie Hill Melanie Hill Actress, Stardust Melanie attended RADA in London where she won the Vanburgh Award. Her stage plays have included Women Beware Women (Royal Court), Under Milk Wood, Selfish Shellfish, Twelfth Night, Deathtrap, Dirty Linen, Breezeblock Park, Who Killed Hilda Murrell?, Fire in the Lake, and the stage version of Bread...
8. Ron Cook Ron Cook Actor, Chocolat
9. Christian Howard Christian Howard Actor, Street Fighter: Assassin's Fist
10. Richard Short Richard Short Actor, Vinyl Richard Short is an English actor based in the Unites States known for such shows as 'Vinyl' and '666 Park Avenue'. Equally at home on the stage in many critically acclaimed productions worldwide. He appeared in Jezz Butterworth's "Jerusalem" on Broadway alongside Mark Rylance. Prior to that, he created the role of 'Eric Saunders' in the original cast of Roberto Aguirre Sacasa's play...
11. Craig Conway Craig Conway Actor, Doomsday
12. Ben Price Ben Price Actor, I'm sorry to tell you Ben began his career in theatre as an actor and director, running his own theatre company in the North East of England. On moving to London, Ben studied acting at the Drama Centre and the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. For the past twenty years his career has been predominantly in film and television, where he has played leading roles in a number of major long-running UK dramas...
13. Daniel Weyman Daniel Weyman Actor, Great Expectations
14. Richard Riddell Richard Riddell Actor, The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus
15. Susan Sheridan Susan Sheridan Actress, The Black Cauldron
16. Bryan Ferry Bryan Ferry Soundtrack, The Great Gatsby Son of a coal miner, Bryan Ferry cultivated his musical abilities while studying art at the University of Newcastle. In 1971, Ferry founded Roxy Music with, among others, composer and synthesizer player Brian Eno, who left in 1973. Ferry was Roxy's front man until its demise in 1983, but as Eno was leaving the band...
17. Ashley Artus Ashley Artus Actor, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Trained at Derwentside college winning the Rotary Prize for Dramatic Art then at GSA winning a prize for his choreography and the School Cup for Best Actor.. Left Drama School in 1992 and went into Theatre as diverse as Trevor Nunn's Skellig, MC in "Cabaret" (Manchester Evening News award nomination)...
18. Jack Douglas Jack Douglas Writer, Bold Journey Coming from a theatrical family, Jack Douglas' entry into show business was as a producer, however, not as a performer. His father was a theatrical producer, and Jack followed in his footsteps at an early age--he produced his first show at 15. Douglas showed no interest in the performing end of the business until one night when one of his actors took ill and...
19. Lee Hall Lee Hall Writer, Billy Elliot
20. Ian La Frenais Ian La Frenais Writer, Across the Universe
21. Malcolm Terris Malcolm Terris Actor, The Great Train Robbery
22. Justin McDonald Justin McDonald Actor, Miss Potter
23. Sarah Millican Sarah Millican Self, Loose Women
24. George Irving George Irving Actor, Holby City
25. Jonathan Cullen Jonathan Cullen Actor, Finding Neverland
26. Alan Plater Alan Plater Writer, The Last of the Blonde Bombshells Born in Jarrow in 1935, Alan Plater was brought up in Hull, and trained as an architect in Newcastle. He has been a full-time writer since 1961, with over two hundred assorted credits in radio, television, theatre and film - plus six novels, occasional journalism, broadcasting and teaching. His first plays were written for radio...
27. Marcus Bentley Marcus Bentley Self, Celebrity Big Brother
28. John Middleton John Middleton Actor, Emmerdale
29. Lindsay Kemp Lindsay Kemp Actor, The Wicker Man
30. Charlie Hardwick Charlie Hardwick Actress, Emmerdale
31. Jade Thirlwall Jade Thirlwall Soundtrack, Pitch Perfect 2 Jade Amelia Thirlwall was born December 26, 1992 in South Shields, Tyne and Wear, England. She is a member of the British girl group Little Mix with Jesy Nelson, Perrie Edwards and Leigh-Anne Pinnock. Jade won The X Factor 2011 with Little Mix but she had actually auditioned for the show in both 2008 and 2010...
32. George Clarke George Clarke Self, Build a New Life in the Country
33. David Hopper David Hopper Actor, The 4th Sun David Hopper was born on the 18th of September 1988 in Newcastle upon Tyne he trained at Drama Studio London. David is a London based actor with a base in Newcastle Upon Tyne. David is a full Equity and Spotlight member. David's favourite playwright is Doug Lucie. His favourite theatre is the Bush Theatre.
34. Michael Sundin Michael Sundin Actor, Return to Oz
35. Billy Fane Billy Fane Actor, Billy Elliot
36. Chas Chandler Chas Chandler Soundtrack, The Angry Birds Movie
37. Peter Flannery Peter Flannery Writer, Funny Bones
38. Roger Avon Roger Avon Actor, Daleks' Invasion Earth 2150 A.D.
39. Stuart Gordon Stuart Gordon Composer, Rex the Runt
40. Mackenzie Sol Williamson Mackenzie Sol Williamson Actor, Trepidation
41. Chris Beattie Chris Beattie Actor, Purely Belter Chris Beattie is an actor who first appeared in the hit feature film "Purely Belter" in 2000. Chris gained a major role in CBBC's Byker Grove, playing the character Joe Dakin. He has also starred in short films and theatre productions in recent years. Chris is also a singer, regularly performing in various venues across the North East and Cumbria.
42. Ernie Lotinga Ernie Lotinga Actor, Dr. Josser, K.C.
43. Joan Young Joan Young Actress, Suddenly, Last Summer
44. Ralph Watson Ralph Watson Actor, Shooting Fish
45. Benjamin Bee Benjamin Bee Director, Step Right Up
46. Ian Embleton Ian Embleton Actor, Calendar Girls
47. Rod Glenn Rod Glenn Actor, Ripper Street Rod Glenn is an actor and author from Newcastle upon Tyne, England. His fictional novels include the best-selling dark thriller, Sinema: The Northumberland Massacre. He attended Theatre & Performing Arts in his native Tyneside. Roles include The Hippopotamus, Ripper Street, The Fairy Flag, Bill, Wolfblood, The Hollow Crown, The Sceptic, Run, Wander and Outside.
48. Lauren Laverne Lauren Laverne Writer, 10 O'Clock Live
49. David William James Elliott David William James Elliott Actor, The Dark Knight David Elliott was born at St. Mary's Hospital, Newcastle. He was a forceps baby. As a teenager, David wrote screenplays and took acting workshops with, among others, The Royal Shakespeare Company and David Lynch. He moved to Utica Mississippi at 19, got married, and spent several years in the wilderness...
50. George Davis George Davis Producer, The Call of the Wild
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