Birth Place Matching "Camberwell, London, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | Bride of Frankenstein
Along with fellow actors Lon Chaney, Bela Lugosi and Vincent Price, Boris Karloff is recognized as one of the true icons of horror cinema, and the actor most closely identified with the general public's perception of the "monster" from the classic Mary Shelley book, "Frankenstein". William Henry ...
4. Ida Lupino
Actress | High Sierra
Ida was born in London to a show business family. In 1932, her mother brought Ida with her to an audition and Ida got the part her mother wanted. The picture was Her First Affaire (1932). Ida, a bleached blonde, came to Hollywood in 1934 and played small and insignificant parts. Peter Ibbetson (...
Actor | The Sound of Music
Inimitable London-born character actor, noted for his put-on nasal delivery and pompous, fussy manner. Richard Haydn had a laborious start to his show business career, selling tickets in the box office of London's Daly Theatre. This was followed by an unsuccessful stint with a comedy act in musical...
Director | Fargo
Colin Bucksey was born in 1946 in Camberwell, London, England as Colin M. Bucksey. He is a director and producer, known for Fargo (2014), Breaking Bad (2008) and Educating Marmalade (1981). He has been married to Sally Bucksey since January 9, 1988. They have two children. He was previously married...
Actor | EastEnders
Leslie Grantham was born on April 30, 1947 in Camberwell, London, England as Leslie Michael Grantham. He was an actor and producer, known for EastEnders (1985), The Uninvited (1997) and Waiting for Godot (1991). He was married to Jane Laurie. He died on June 15, 2018 in Kensington, London.
9. Pat Coombs
Actress | Cranford
A beloved British comedienne, well known for her work on television and radio, Pat Coombs began her career in the mid 1950s, having formerly worked as a nursery school assistant.
A "foil" for top comedians including Dick Emery, Bob Monkhouse and Peggy Mount she reached the height of her fame in the ...
10. Nosher Powell
Stunts | Willow
After their home was bombed during the war the family was evacuated to Swanage in Dorset where Nosher attended the Swanage Grammar School, On his return to London he took up boxing and became an occasional sparring partner for Joe Louis and later Sugar Ray Robinson, and Muhammad Ali. He continued ...
11. Giant Haystacks
Actor | La guerre du feu
Giant Haystacks was born on October 10, 1946 in Camberwell, London, England as Martin Austin Ruane. He was an actor, known for Quest for Fire (1981), WCW Monday Nitro (1995) and WCW Saturday Night (1985). He was married to Rita Boylan. He died on November 29, 1998 in Prestwich, Greater Manchester, ...
12. Piotr Szkopiak
Director | The Last Witness
On the UK release of his first feature film "Small Time Obsession", both Variety and The Guardian described Piotr as "a director to watch".
With no formal training in film and television, Piotr's first break came in 1989 working as an intern at MTV Europe in the News Department. He later joined Sky ...
18. Phoebe Hodgson
Actress | Pandora and the Flying Dutchman
Phoebe Hodgson was born on January 12, 1885 in Camberwell, London, England as Phoebe Alice Wallden. She was an actress, known for Pandora and the Flying Dutchman (1951), Dixon of Dock Green (1955) and Blow Your Own Trumpet (1947). She was married to Robert Salisbury. She died on February 20, 1972 ...
20. Norman Tyrrell
Actor | Lorna Doone
Norman Tyrrell was born on July 25, 1917 in Camberwell, London, England as Norman Ernest M. Tyrrell. He was an actor, known for Lorna Doone (1963), The Children of the New Forest (1964) and The Plane Makers (1963). He was married to Angela Brooking. He died on April 24, 2000 in Ipswich, Suffolk, ...
21. Mick McManus
Self | World of Sport
Mick McManus was born on January 11, 1920 in Camberwell, London, England as William George Matthews. He was an actor, known for World of Sport (1964), Life with Cooper (1966) and The Morecambe & Wise Show (1978). He was married to Barbara. He died on May 22, 2013 in the UK.
22. Max Votolato
Max Votolato's fascination with Los Angeles began with watching the city play the background in Hollywood movies and TV shows. He wondered and fantasized about the real life taking place in that sprawling suburban landscape. As a teenager with a giant map of LA county hung on his London bedroom ...
27. Olive Shapley
Producer | Something to Read
Olive Shapley was born on April 10, 1910 in Peckham, Camberwell, London, England as Olive Mary Shapley. She was a producer and director, known for Something to Read (1959), Let's Imagine (1961) and The Northern Scene (1956). She was married to Christopher Gorton and John Salt. She died on March 13,...
29. Albert Blackshaw
Art Department | Outland
Albert Blackshaw was born on October 5, 1926 in Camberwell, London, England as Albert James Blackshaw. He is known for his work on Outland (1981), Krull (1983) and The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976). He died on July 13, 2016 in Poole, Dorset, England.
37. Elisabeth Wade
Actress | The Four Seasons of Rosie Carr
Elisabeth Wade was born in 1924 in Camberwell, London, England as Honor Ruby Wade Trollope. She was an actress, known for The Four Seasons of Rosie Carr (1964), Story Parade (1964) and The Liver Birds (1969). She died on July 14, 2009 in London.
48. John Tidmarsh
Writer | Let Me Tell You
John Tidmarsh was born on August 13, 1928 in Camberwell, South London, England as John Alan Tidmarsh. He was a writer, known for Let Me Tell You (1967), This Question of Pressures (1969) and Young Scientists of the Year (1974). He was married to Pat Pleasance. He died on May 30, 2019 in the UK.