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1. Judi Dench Judi Dench Actress, Skyfall Judi Dench was born in York, England, to Eleanora Olive (Jones), who was from Dublin, Ireland, and Reginald Arthur Dench, a doctor from Dorset, England. She attended Mount School in York, and studied at the Central School of Speech and Drama. She has performed with Royal Shakespeare Company, the National Theatre...
2. Mark Addy Mark Addy Actor, The Full Monty
3. John Barry John Barry Music Department, Diamonds Are Forever John Barry was born in York, England in 1933, and was the youngest of three children. His father, Jack, owned several local cinemas and by the age of fourteen, Barry was capable of running the projection box on his own - in particular, The Rialto in York. As he was brought up in a cinematic environment...
4. Caroline John Caroline John Actress, Love Actually Of the many satellites that have orbited the eleven (to date) incarnations of 'the Doctor' between 1963 and the present, one of the brightest was Caroline John. Not only was she the most beautiful of the companions, but also stood out for her resourcefulness and intelligence. Having submitted a glamorous modelling shot of herself to the production office...
5. Daniel Newman Daniel Newman Actor, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves Daniel Newman was born in the city of York but was raised on a council estate in London. He moved from school to school he missed most of his last year of school because of filming Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves. Daniel was married by the time he was 18 years old but was separated from his wife in 1997 and had a 9 month old daughter...
6. Ian Kelsey Ian Kelsey Actor, Vigilante Ian Kelsey was born to parents Julie (a window dresser) and John (a printer). He also has an older brother called David. He trained at the Joseph Rowntree Theatre York and graduated at The Guildford School of Music and Theatre. He divides his time between his London home and where Casualty is filmed in Bristol...
7. Peter Woodthorpe Peter Woodthorpe Actor, The Lord of the Rings Peter Woodthorpe was educated at Archbishop Holgate's Grammar School in York and attended Magdalene College, Cambridge. He undertook National Service in the Royal Navy and made his debut as a professional actor in the theatre in 1955. His extensive and distinguished stage career included work with the Royal Shakespeare Company...
8. Dan Hirst Dan Hirst Stunts, The Dark Knight Rises Born in York, UK 13 May 1975. He was in the British Army Reserves until 19 years old. He then went on to the Regular Army and trained as an Infantry Platoon Commander at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst in 1995. Since leaving the Military he has had a career in Agricultural management,Industrial...
9. Frankie Howerd Frankie Howerd Actor, The Ladykillers Francis Alick Howerd, who grew up to become popular British comedian Frankie Howerd, was born in 1917 and first set foot on stage at age 4. A Sunday school teacher as a teen, his father, who died in 1934, had been an Army man for most of his life. Not long after Frankie was invited to audition for RADA...
10. Francis Matthews Francis Matthews Actor, The Revenge of Frankenstein
11. Faith Brook Faith Brook Actress, To Sir, with Love
12. Reginald Beckwith Reginald Beckwith Actor, Thunderball
13. Jane Snowden Jane Snowden Actress, The Frog Prince
14. Lyndon Brook Lyndon Brook Actor, Reach for the Sky A distinguished stage and screen actor, Lyndon Brook was the son of the silent British film star Clive Brook, and the actress, Mildred Evelyn. His elder sister, Faith Brook, is one of Britain's best known stage and TV actresses. Brook was best-known to cinema-goers of the 1950s and 60s for...
15. Keith Drinkel Keith Drinkel Actor, Gandhi
16. James Moran James Moran Writer, Severance
17. Alan Webb Alan Webb Actor, The Great Train Robbery
18. Dustin Gee Dustin Gee Actor, Episode #3.7
19. Phillippa Wilson Phillippa Wilson Actress, Clay
20. W.H. Auden W.H. Auden Writer, Night Mail Author, poet and composer, educated at Oxford University, and a US citizen in 1946. He co-authored the verse plays: "The Dog Beneath the Skin", "The Ascent of F6", and "On the Frontier". His poetry volumes include: "Double Man". "The Shield of Achilles" (National Book Award), "For the Time Being"' "Collected Shorter Poems"...
21. James Crossley James Crossley Actor, Xevivor
22. David Reed David Reed Actor, The World's Most Annoying Creature
23. Johnny Leeze Johnny Leeze Actor, Blow Dry
24. Luke Adamson Luke Adamson Actor, Auld Acquaintance Luke made his stage debut in 1998 as 'Whizz Kid' in the York Theatre Royal pantomime Beauty and the Beast. He then appeared in a number of other stage productions before making his television debut in "Raven" in 2002. His television drama debut came as 'Keith Gledhill' in "Heartbeat". He is currently (2008-2011) training at the Academy of Live and Recorded Arts in London.
25. Lydia Waters Lydia Waters Actress, Episode #1.2784 Lydia Ellen Waters was born in York. Her first major role was that of Holly Cunningham in the UK soap opera Hollyoaks. Lydia was one of 54 candidates up for the role of Holly and she had to attend several auditions at the shows studios in Liverpool. She secured the role and began filming in April 2008...
26. James Chalmers James Chalmers Actor, Don't Say a Word
27. Eille Norwood Eille Norwood Actor, The Boscombe Valley Mystery
28. Roger Rowland Roger Rowland Actor, An American Werewolf in London
29. Patrick Waddington Patrick Waddington Actor, A Night to Remember
30. Syd Dale Syd Dale Soundtrack, The Sixth Sense
31. Janet Baker Janet Baker Soundtrack, Happiness
32. Anthony Gilkison Anthony Gilkison Director, Breakers Ahead
33. Simon Howard Simon Howard Self, Lord Montagu
34. Rebecca Jessop Rebecca Jessop Actress, Pervertz!
35. Adam Barrington Adam Barrington Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, Seed of Chucky
36. Scott Henshall Scott Henshall Self, Coming Out
37. Martin Rees Martin Rees Self, Sir Patrick Moore: Astronomer, Broadcaster, Eccentric
38. Jo Beadle Jo Beadle Actress, Episode #1.1909
39. Tony Iveson Tony Iveson Self, Pipedream or Prophecy?
40. Rob Yeomans Rob Yeomans Miscellaneous Crew, The Selfish Giant Born in York, England in 1988, Rob developed a keen interest in film at a young age and Directed his first short film at the age of seventeen. Rob studied Film and Media Production at Sheffield Hallam University, achieving a 2:1 grade. Since graduating in 2009 Rob has produced three short films and Directed a further short...
41. Poppy Lane Poppy Lane Actress, Memories Are Made of This Poppy's acting work was only a sideline to her real job as a nurse, and she enjoyed juggling the two. She retired from nursing in 1993, and continued with her acting roles until ill health forced her to cut down. She was born and bred in York, and loved her home city dearly. Her last role was in "Hetty Wainthropp Investigates" in 1998.
42. Amy Fletcher Amy Fletcher Make-Up Department, The Love Doctor
43. David Davis David Davis Self, Episode #1.7
44. Steve McClaren Steve McClaren Self, The Treble
45. John Fryatt John Fryatt Actor, Patience
46. Denis Webb Denis Webb Writer, The Anatomist
47. Jessica Hennell Jessica Hennell Actress, Wuthering Heights
48. Adrian Love Adrian Love Self, Episode dated 4 November 1980
49. Katharine Robinson Katharine Robinson Producer, Have I Passed?
50. Christopher Hill Christopher Hill Self, Episode #6.10
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