Actressesby EighteenFour87 | created - 10 Sep 2016 | updated - 27 Jul 2017 | Public
Actress | How to Lose Friends & Alienate People
Ashley Madekwe (born 6 December 1983) is an English actress. She is known for her roles as call girl Bambi in the ITV2 series Secret Diary of a Call Girl, social climber Ashley Davenport on the ABC drama series Revenge and the witch Tituba in the WGN America series Salem.
Madekwe was born in South ...
Actress | Days of Our Lives
Abigail Titmuss was born on February 8, 1976 in Sleaford, Lincolnshire, England as Abigail Evelyn Titmuss. She is an actress, known for Days of Our Lives (1965), Casualty (1986) and Do Elephants Pray? (2010). She has been married to Ari Welkom since May 7, 2017.
4. Abbey Clancy
Actress | Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie
Abbey Clancy was born on January 10, 1986 in Liverpool, England as Abigail Marie Clancy. She is an actress, known for Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie (2016), British Men Behaving Badly (1992) and Love Advent (2011). She has been married to Peter Crouch since June 30, 2011. They have three children.
Soundtrack | Skyfall
Adele Laurie Blue Adkins (born May 5, 1988) is a British singer-songwriter who has sold millions of albums worldwide and won a total of 15 Grammys as well as an Oscar. Adele's first two albums, 19 and 21, earned her critical praise and a level of commercial success unsurpassed among her peers. ...
6. Adele Silva
Actress | Doghouse
Adele Silva has been one of the most popular faces on British screens for two decades. A graduate of the world famous Sylvia Young Theatre School, Silva is best known for her long running role as Kelly Windsor in top-rated British television drama Emmerdale (1972), for which the Daily Express ...
7. Alex Jones
Actress | Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie
Alex Jones was born on March 18, 1977 in Ammanford, Carmarthen, Wales as Charlotte Alexandra Jones. She is an actress, known for Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie (2016), Jonathan (2004) and The Great British Poker Tour (2007). She has been married to Charlie Thomson since December 31, 2015. They have...
10. Alexandra Roach
Actress | Anna Karenina
Alexandra Roach was born in Ammanford, Carmarthenshire in Wales and was already a veteran of the Welsh television soap 'Pobol Y Cwm' by her early teens. In 2003 whilst studying for her GCSE exams at the local comprehensive school she learned that she had beaten out players in national soaps to win ...
12. Alice Eve
Actress | Before We Go
Alice Sophia Eve was born in London, England. Her father is Trevor Eve and her mother is Sharon Maughan, both fellow actors. She is the eldest of three children. Eve has English, Irish and Welsh ancestry. Her family moved to Los Angeles, California when she was young as her father tried to crack ...
13. Alison King
Actress | Coronation Street
Alison King was born on March 3, 1973 in Leicester, Leicestershire, England. at Leicester Royal Infirmary to Alex and June King, who were both nurses at the hospital. She was their fifth child and third daughter. She went to Markfield Mercenfeld Primary School and South Charnwood High School, where...
15. Amanda Holden
Actress | Wild at Heart
Amanda Holden was born on February 16, 1971 in Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England as Amanda Louise Holden. She is an actress, known for Wild at Heart (2006), Marple (2004) and Jonathan Creek (1997). She has been married to Chris Hughes since December 10, 2008. They have three children. She was ...
16. Amanda Redman
Actress | Sexy Beast
Amanda Redman was born on August 12, 1957 in Brighton, East Sussex, England as Amanda Jacqueline Redman. She is an actress, known for Sexy Beast (2000), New Tricks (2003) and Mike Bassett: England Manager (2001). She has been married to Damian Schnabel since September 4, 2010. She was previously ...
Actress | Anuvahood
Some people only know Aisleyne Horgan-Wallace in the context of Big Brother (2000) and her achievements since then. However, her real-life story surpasses any reality-show plot line.
Aisleyne was born into a crazy North London punk household, where Boy George was a regular visitor. Hospitalized ...
25. Alice Barlow
Actress | Hollyoaks
While a teenager Barlow won a national talent search Festival4Stars. In 2008, Barlow took part 'The Stobart Factor' a talent competition, which was judged by The X Factor judge Louis Walsh. Walsh gave Barlow positive comments on her singing and told her she had 'style'. Alice went on to win the ...
28. Aisling Bea
Actress | Hard Sun
Aisling Bea is an actor, stand-up comedian and writer from Kildare in Ireland where she was born on March 16 1984. She won the 2014 British Comedy Award for Best Female TV Comedian. She trained at LAMDA (The London Academy for Music and Dramatic Art). In 2012 she won the Gilded Balloon So You Think...
30. Aisling Loftus
Actress | Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
Aisling Loftus is one of the finest actresses from England. She was born on 1st September 1990. Her birthplace is Nottingham, which lies in Nottinghamshire, England. Her parents are of Irish ethnicity. She is younger to the two children born to her parents. She began her acting career at the early ...
34. Amanda Donohoe
Actress | Liar Liar
Award winning Actor Amanda Donohoe trained at the Royal Central school of Speech and Drama. In a career spanning more than 30 years she has appeared in a variety of productions on Stage, Screen and Television in the UK and USA. She won a Golden Globe for her role in the multi award winning TV ...
35. Afshan Azad
Actress | Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Afshan Azad, who is of Bangladeshi descendant, was born on February 12, 1988 in Manchester, England. She is an actress who is mostly known for her play in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011), Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005) and Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009...
36. Amanda Tapping
Actress | Stargate SG-1
Born In England, raised in Canada. BFA Acting University of Windsor. Amanda spent 12 seasons on Stargate SG-1 (1997) and its spin-offs, Stargate: Atlantis (2004) and SGU Stargate Universe (2009), as "Samantha Carter". She then took on the lead role of "Dr. Helen Magnus" on the television series ...
37. Alex Polizzi
Actress | Alex Polizzi: Chefs on Trial
Alessandra Maria-Luigia O Polizzi Di Sorrentino (born 28 August 1971) is a British hotelier, and the presenter of the British TV series The Hotel Inspector on Channel 5, taking over from Ruth Watson. Polizzi comes from a long line of hoteliers, her grandfather being Lord Forte. Her mother, the ...
40. Alex Kingston
Actress | ER
Alex Kingston was born on March 11, 1963 in London, England as Alexandra Elizabeth Kingston. She is an actress, known for ER (1994), Doctor Who (2005) and Alpha Dog (2006). She has been married to Jonathan Stamp since July 18, 2015. She was previously married to Florian Haertel and Ralph Fiennes.
41. Amelia Warner
Actress | Æon Flux
Amelia Warner was born Amelia Catherine Bennett in Liverpool, England, the only child of English actress Annette Ekblom and Welsh actor Alun Lewis. Her uncle is Welsh actor Hywel Bennett. Relocating to London when she was 4 years old, she studied at the Royal Masonic School for Girls, and then (at ...
42. Alice Lowe
Actress | Sightseers
Alice Eva Lowe is an English actress and writer, mainly in comedy. She is best known for her roles as Madeline Wool/Liz Asher in Garth Marenghi's Darkplace and as Tina in the 2012 film Sightseers, which she also co-wrote.
Lowe was born in Coventry, West Midlands, England. She attended Kenilworth ...
43. Amanda Drew
Actress | EastEnders
Amanda trained at R.A.D.A. She has appeared in many plays at the Royal Court, the RNT, the RSC and in the West End. Her television work includes Silent Witness, Switch, New Tricks and Broadchurch. She was nominated for Outstanding Newcomer in 2003 at the London Evening Standard Theatre Awards for ...
44. Alison Steadman
Actress | Life Is Sweet
Liverpool-born actress Alison Steadman was born in 1946, the daughter of George Percival Steadman and Marjorie Evans. Educated at Childwall Valley High School, she studied at the East-15 Acting School from 1966-1969, then toiled as a secretary at the Liverpool Probation Service before deciding on a...
Actress | Taxi Rider
Abigail (born 13 October 1987) is an actress and author. She grew up in North East England, and has been involved in theatre since the age of 8. At 14 she became one of the first 100 members of the National Academy of Gifted and Talented Youth, labeling her academic abilities within the top 5% of ...
50. Amara Karan
Actress | The Darjeeling Limited
Amara was born to Sri Lankan parents who had moved to England from Zambia to further her father's work opportunities. She went to the Wimbledon High School and, although she enjoyed drama, she regarded acting as a risky profession and studied Politics, Philosophy and Economics at Oxford University,...
Actress | Luther
Aimee-Ffion Edwards (born 21 November 1987) is a Welsh actress from Newport, Wales. She is known for playing Sketch in Skins, Esme in Peaky Blinders, Sophie in Detectorists and Abi in Loaded.
Aimee-Ffion Edwards was born in Newport, Wales. She attended Ysgol Gymraeg Casnewydd (Newport Welsh medium ...
55. Agatha Christie
Writer | Witness for the Prosecution
Agatha was born as "Agatha Mary Clarissa Miller" in 1890 to Frederick Alvah Miller and Clara Boehmer. Agatha was of American and British descent, her father being American and her mother British. Her father was a relatively affluent stockbroker. Agatha received home education from early childhood ...
59. Alison Carroll
Actress | The Kid
Alison trained in musical theater at the Urdang Academy and specialized on the acting course. She has twenty years of gymnastic training and has represented Great Britain in display gymnastics travelling the world attending events. She choreographed the winning Junior Gymnastic Display Team at the ...
60. Amber Rose Revah
Actress | From Paris with Love
Amber Rose Revah (born June 24, 1986) is an English actress of Kenyan-Indian (father) and Polish Jewish (mother) descent. Amber Rose started her film career in the award-winning LGBT cult film "I Can't Think Straight" whilst finishing her Bachelor of Arts at Brunel University.. The director then ...
61. Alison Doody
Actress | Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
Alison Doody was born in Dublin in 1966, in a well-off family. She is the youngest of three children. She was educated in a convent, where she gained a passion for the arts. She later studied at the National College of Fine Arts in Dublin, but left because she lacked the motivation and thought she ...
66. Alison Moyet
Soundtrack | Wild Child
Born June 18,1961 in Essex. At the age of 21 gained mainstream success as one-half of the synthpop band Yazoo, together with Vince Clarke. As a duo recorded "Only You", "Situation", and "Don't Go". Now a solo artist with a name for herself in theater with her performance in the London revival of ...
68. Amanda Mealing
Actress | Four Weddings and a Funeral
Amanda Mealing was born on April 22, 1967 in Dulwich, London, England as Amanda Jane Mealing. She is an actress and director, known for Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994), Casualty (1986) and Holby City (1999). She has been married to Richard Sainsbury since July 1998. They have two children.
71. Adiza Shardow
Actress | Adulting
Born in Edinburgh to a Ghanaian father and Scottish mother, Adiza trained at the prestigious drama school The Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama. Her screen debut was playing regular Liberty Gordon in BBCs school drama Waterloo road. She has also written and appeared in several sketches for ...
73. Alison Newman
Actress | Footballers' Wives
Alison was born in January 1968. She didn't work professionally in the acting business until ten years after she graduated from drama school. During that time, she worked in the music industry, as well as working as a barmaid to make ends meet. Her big break came when she played the evil Renee ...
Actress | The Theory of Everything
Abigail Cruttenden was born on March 23, 1968 in West London, England as Abigail Lucy Cruttenden. She is an actress, known for The Theory of Everything (2014), Await Further Instructions (2018) and Sharpe's Waterloo (1997). She has been married to Jonathan R. Fraser since December 2003. She was ...
84. Amanda Barrie
Actress | Carry On Cleo
This feisty and very funny British comedienne and musical revue vet with the trademark 60s brunet page-boy haircut, pronounced jaw, and arguably the largest, Bette Davis-like eyes in London was born Shirley Anne Broadbent in Ashton-under-Lyne, Cheshire on September 14, 1935. The daughter of Hubert ...
86. Aiysha Hart
Actress | Colette
Aiysha Hart is mixed race - British and Middle Eastern. Her first leading role was alongside Paddy Considine in independent feature film, Honour (2014). She was then cast as Princess Ariadne (later Queen) in the big-budget UK television drama series, Atlantis (2013). She gained a first class degree...
90. Adjoa Andoh
Actress | Invictus
Adjoa Andoh was born on January 14, 1963 in Bristol, England as Adjoa Aiboom Helen Andoh. She is an actress and writer, known for Invictus (2009), National Theatre Live: Les Liaisons Dangereuses (2016) and Doctor Who (2005). She has been married to Howard Cunnell since March 2001. They have three ...
91. Alexandra Staden
Alexandra Staden was born on August 21, 1979 in Highgate, London, England. She is an actress, known for My Name Is Modesty: A Modesty Blaise Adventure (2004), Ten Minutes Older: The Cello (2002) and Hotel (2001). She has been married to Diarmid Hugh Mackenzie since October 2006.
97. Aimée Kelly
Actress | Wolfblood
Aimée Kelly is a BAFTA & BFI London Film Festival nominated British actress best known for her debut leading role in the feature film Sket. Kelly also lead the cast of CBBC's hit drama Wolfblood as Maddy Smith & has recently completed filming on The Personal History of David Copperfield, directed ...
100. Alice Bird
Actress | Notes on a Scandal
Alice Bird is a British actress born and raised in London, daughter of engineer Bryn Bird and fashion designer June Bird. Upon seeing Alice Cry when the stage was dismantled at her primary school, her mother enrolled her in acting classed and Alice has not looked back since. Alice attended classes ...