The Chosen Stars

by jdwillis-69292 | created - 06 Sep 2016 | updated - 07 Sep 2016 | Public

1. Richard Madden

Actor | Game of Thrones

Richard Madden born 18 June 1986 is a Scottish stage, film, and television actor best known for portraying Robb Stark in the HBO series Game of Thrones and Prince Kit in Disney's Cinderella. Madden was born in Elderslie, Renfrewshire, Scotland, where he was brought up, with older and younger ...

2. Ben Hardy

Actor | X-Men: Apocalypse

Ben Hardy was born Ben Jones on 2 January 1991 in England, United Kingdom. He grew up in Sherborne and attended The Gryphon School.

Ben starred in The Judas Kiss (1998) play, written by David Hare, in 2012 and played the character Arthur Wellesley, a member of the hotel staff. The play was held in ...

3. Andy Serkis

Actor | War for the Planet of the Apes

English film actor, director and author Andy Serkis is known for his performance capture roles comprising motion capture acting, animation and voice work for such computer-generated characters as Gollum in The Lord of the Rings film trilogy (2001-2003) and The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012), ...

4. Stephen Graham

Actor | This Is England

Stephen Graham was born August 3, 1973, in the small town of Kirkby, Lancashire, to a pediatric nurse mother and a social worker father. His paternal grandfather was Jamaican, and one of his grandmothers was Swedish. After years of small parts, he finally got his big break in an unexpected way, ...

5. Ned Dennehy

Actor | Good Omens

Ned Dennehy (born 8 December, 1965) he is an Irish actor in British and Irish films and television. His most notable film role to date is Tommy in Tyrannosaur. He has also appeared in the television series Mystic Knights of Tir na Nog. Other movies include Blitz, he played Alderton in Harry Potter ...

6. Michael Gambon

Actor | Gosford Park

Sir Michael Gambon was born in Cabra, Dublin, Ireland, to Mary (Hoare), a seamstress, and Edward Gambon, an engineer. After joining the National Theatre, under the Artistic Directorship of Sir Laurence Olivier, Gambon went on to appear in a number of leading roles in plays written by Alan Ayckbourn...

7. Larry Lamb

Actor | Superman

Larry Lamb was born on October 10, 1947 in Edmonton, London, England as Lawrence Douglas Lamb. He is an actor, known for Superman (1978), EastEnders (1985) and Superman III (1983). He was previously married to Linda Martin and Anita Wisbey.

8. Hetti Bywater

Actress | Counting Backwards

Hetti Bywater is an English actress from Eastbourne. She is known for her minor roles in Doctors and Casualty and in November 2011, she was cast as Lucy Beale in the BBC soap opera EastEnders.

Bywater has had roles in Doctors, Casualty, the 2011 film St George's Day and the lead part in the 2011 ...

9. Ian Virgo

Actor | Black Hawk Down

Ian was born in Glendale, California, but moved to Wales at the age of six. This gives him the advantage of having Dual Nationality. His first feature film appearance was in Black Hawk Down (2001), directed by Ridley Scott, Produced by Jerry Bruckheimer where Ian plays the role of 'Specialist John ...

10. Michael Socha

Actor | This Is England

Michael Robert Socha is an actor, known for his role as Tom in Being Human (2008).

He was born December 13, 1987 in Derby, Derbyshire, England, to Kathleen (Lyons) and Robert Socha, and has Polish, English, Irish, and Italian ancestry. Socha was a rebellious pupil who often skipped school. At the ...

11. Kyle Summercorn

Actor | Private Peaceful

Kyle Summercorn was born on November 27, 1986 in Greenwich, London, England as Kyle Anthony Summercorn. He is an actor, known for Private Peaceful (2012), Dead Set (2008) and Holby City (1999).

12. Alex Esmail

Actor | Attack the Block

Alex Esmail is an actor, known for Attack the Block (2011), Payback Season (2012) and Switch (2012).

13. Tony Curran

Actor | Underworld: Evolution

Tony Curran was born on December 13, 1969 in Glasgow, Scotland. He is known for his work on Underworld: Evolution (2006), Red Road (2006) and Flight of the Phoenix (2004).

14. Dexter Fletcher

Actor | Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels

Dexter Fletcher is an English actor who made his way in many screen and television performances, the most well-liked and well-known of the latter being in Press Gang (1989) where he played opposite real-life love (at the time) Julia Sawalha (Lynda Day on "Press Gang"). His career began at the age ...

15. Paul Marlon

Actor | Splinter

Paul Marlon is an actor, known for Splinter (2014), Communion (2013) and Scavenger.

16. Adam Deacon

Actor | Anuvahood

Adam Deacon is an actor and rapper from Hackney, East London. His father is from Morocco, and walked out on the family when Adam was just 2 years old. At the age of 12 Deacon began to act and trained at the Anna Scher Theatre. His early career included work with Y Touring Theatre Company, with whom...

17. Andy Beckwith

Actor | The Infiltrator

Andy Beckwith is an actor, known for The Infiltrator (2016), Game of Thrones (2011) and Show Dogs (2018).

18. Benedict Wong

Actor | Avengers: Infinity War

Benedict Wong was born in 1970 in Manchester, England. He is an actor and writer, known for Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Doctor Strange (2016) and The Martian (2015).

19. Aml Ameen

Actor | The Maze Runner

Aml Ameen is a British actor in film, theatre and television. Hailing from North London, the son of Caribbean parents, Aml burst onto UK cinema screens with his standout performance as "Trife" in the cult classic, feature indie film, Kidulthood. His performance earned him a nomination for 'Best ...

20. Nabil Elouahabi

Actor | The Sum of All Fears

Nabil Elouahabi was born on February 6, 1975 in England. He is an actor and producer, known for The Sum of All Fears (2002), Ali G Indahouse (2002) and Blitz (2011).

21. Cornell John

Actor | Captain America: Civil War

Cornell John is an actor and writer, known for Captain America: Civil War (2016), Jack the Giant Slayer (2013) and The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (2008).

22. Jason Maza

Actor | Welcome to the Punch

Jason Maza was born on April 24, 1987 in London, England. He is an actor and producer, known for Welcome to the Punch (2013), Rise of the Footsoldier (2007) and Fish Tank (2009).

23. Scot Williams

Actor | Redirected

Scot Williams was born on November 29, 1972 in Liverpool, England. He is an actor and director, known for Redirected (2014), Hope and Tempesta (2004).

24. Andrew Tiernan

Actor | 300

Andrew Tiernan trained at the Drama Centre London. His earliest break came in 1991, when he was cast in Derek Jarman's Edward II (1991), at the same time he was cast as DC Rosper in the award winning television series Prime Suspect (1991), alongside Helen Mirren, Tom Bell and Tom Wilkinson. He then...

25. Sam Kennard

Actor | The Dark Knight Rises

Sam Kennard was born on February 12, 1982 in Grimsby, Humberside, England. He is an actor and writer, known for The Dark Knight Rises (2012), Born of Hope (2009) and Red Tails (2012).

26. Matt Kennard

Actor | Born of Hope

Matt Kennard was born on February 12, 1982 in Grimsby, Humberside, England. He is an actor and producer, known for Born of Hope (2009), Coronation Street (1960) and WPC 56 (2013).

27. Vicky McClure

Actress | This Is England

Vicky McClure, born Nottingham, May 1983, is an actress best known for her work in the films of Shane Meadows. She starred as Ladine, Romeo's sister, in A Room for Romeo Brass and in Meadows' most successful film, This Is England. Similarly she went on to continue playing Lol in Meadows' critically...

28. Joseph Gilgun

Actor | Lockout

Joseph Gilgun was born on March 9, 1984 in Chorley, Lancashire, England. He is actor who first appeared in Coronation Street (1960) when he was only ten years old. Later he became known through Emmerdale Farm (1972) and the film This Is England (2006). He also appeared in it's spin-ff series This ...

29. Marco D'Amore

Actor | Gomorra: La serie

Marco D'Amore was born on June 12, 1981 in Caserta, Campania, Italy. He is an actor and writer, known for Gomorra: La serie (2014), Un posto sicuro (2015) and Dolcissime.

30. Fortunato Cerlino

Actor | Inferno

Fortunato Cerlino was born on June 17, 1971 in Naples, Campania, Italy. He is an actor, known for Inferno (2016), Gomorrah (2008) and Gomorra: La serie (2014). He has been married to Antonella Sava since July 21, 2018. They have one child.

31. Salvatore Esposito

Actor | Gomorra: La serie

Salvatore Esposito was born on February 2, 1986 in Naples, Campania, Italy. He is an actor, known for Gomorra: La serie (2014), They Call Me Jeeg (2015) and Addio fottuti musi verdi (2017).

32. Paul Bettany

Actor | Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

Paul Bettany is an English actor. He first came to the attention of mainstream audiences when he appeared in the British film Gangster No. 1 (2000), and director Brian Helgeland's film A Knight's Tale (2001). He has gone on to appear in a wide variety of films, including A Beautiful Mind (2001), ...

33. Michelle Ryan

Actress | Bionic Woman

Michelle Ryan was born on April 22nd, 1984 in Enfield, Middlesex, England.

She started her career performing in a Dance Gala at The London Palladium with "Wayne Sleep" (1998), with her first television role being "Dolores" in the children's program, The Worst Witch: Fair Is Foul and Fouls Are Fair (...



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