Birth Place Matching "Canterbury, Kent, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Orlando Bloom

Actor | The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

Orlando Jonathan Blanchard Bloom was born in Canterbury, Kent, England on January 13, 1977. His mother, Sonia Constance Josephine (Copeland), was born in Kolkata, India, to an English family then-resident there. The man he first knew as his father, Harry Bloom, was a legendary political activist ...

2. Ruta Gedmintas

Actress | A Street Cat Named Bob

Ruta Gedmintas was born on August 23, 1983 in Canterbury, Kent, England. She is an actress, known for A Street Cat Named Bob (2016), The Strain (2014) and The Lost Samaritan (2008).

3. Ricci Harnett

Actor | 28 Days Later...

After outgrowing the local dance school on his Watford council estate, aged ten, Ricci's mother decided to send him to weekend classes at the Sylvia Young Theatre school. It was here that Ricci took his first steps as a professional actor, landing the role of a murder victim on BBC's Crimewatch.By ...

4. Jack Gwillim

Actor | Patton

Although he did not turn to the stage until middle age after two decades in the Royal Navy, Jack Gwillim was a notable actor on both sides of the Atlantic. During the 1950s he was a member of the Royal Shakespeare company in Stratford, England, for three years during Sir Anthony Quayle's stint as ...

5. Patricia Potter

Actress | Shakespeare in Love

Patricia Potter was born on March 3, 1975 in Canterbury, Kent, England. She is an actress, known for Shakespeare in Love (1998), Red Lights (2012) and Casualty @ Holby City (2005). She has been married to Jim Down since May 19, 2007.

6. Margot Grahame

Actress | The Three Musketeers

Margot Grahame was born on February 20, 1911 in Canterbury, Kent, England as Margaret Clark. She was an actress, known for The Three Musketeers (1935), Criminal Lawyer (1937) and Black Magic (1949). She was married to Augustus Dudley Peters, Allan McMartin and Francis Lister. She died on January 1,...

7. Christian Serritiello

Actor | Catalina

Christian trained at The Central School of Speech and Drama in London. He finished his Masters Degree in Performance in October 2004. Prior to Central he completed a BA (hons) at university in London and did two exchanges abroad which took him to Tampa, Florida and Buenos Aires, Argentina. Whilst ...

8. Jodie Kidd

Actress | Mad Cows

Jodie Kidd was born on September 25, 1978 in Canterbury, Kent, England. She is an actress, known for Mad Cows (1999), The Fast Show (1994) and The Jump (2014). She was previously married to David Blakeley and Aidan Butler.

9. Samantha Bloom

Actress | Cashback

Samantha Bloom was born on August 15, 1975 in Canterbury, Kent, England. She is known for her work on Cashback (2006), Pride & Prejudice (2005) and Love and Other Disasters (2006).

10. Jamie Lumley

Art Department | Harrigan

Jamie Lumley was born on October 16, 1967 in Canterbury, Kent, England as James Lumley. He is known for his work on Harrigan (2013), Unfinished Song (2012) and Trial & Retribution (1997). He has been married to Teresa Gibbs since 2002. They have two children.

11. Lorraine Michaels

Actress | Malibu Express

Gorgeous, busty and shapely brunette knockout Lorraine Michaels was born on January 23, 1958 in Canterbury, Kent, England. An Air Force brat, Michaels lived in twenty-two different states in America and attended college in New Mexico. Following graduation from college, Lorraine moved to Los Angeles...

12. Sarah Louise Young

Actress | Kill List: The Musical

Sara-Louise Young graduated from Bristol University, where she studied Drama and English, and performed her own one woman show Drag King at the Etcetera Theatre London, Edinburgh Fringe and Bristol New Vic before training at Mountview which she left in October 2000.

Sarah's theatre credits since ...

13. Rav Wilding

Actor | The Bromley Boys

Rav Wilding was born on October 16, 1977 in Canterbury, Kent, England. He is an actor, known for The Bromley Boys (2018), What Does an Idea Sound Like? (2017) and Helicopter Heroes (2007).

14. Natasha Vale

Actress | Planet Nadia

Natasha Vale was born on March 30, 1977 in Canterbury, Kent, England. She is an actress.

15. Peter Duffell

Director | BBC2 Playhouse

Peter Duffell was born on July 10, 1922 in Canterbury, Kent, England as Peter John Duffell. He was a director and writer, known for BBC2 Playhouse (1973), The Avengers (1961) and Man in a Suitcase (1967). He was married to Rosslyn Audrey Cliffe. He died on December 12, 2017 in the UK.

16. Perc Westmore

Make Up Department | Key Largo

The son of an English wigmaker, he began his Hollywood career in 1921. Few actors had photogenically perfect features. Makeup often obliterated the best facial bone structure. Westmore developed cosmetics that would look the same under diverse lighting conditions and with different types of film.

17. Roger Mainwood

Director | Ethel & Ernest

Roger Mainwood was born on July 31, 1953 in Canterbury, Kent, England. He is known for his work on Ethel & Ernest (2016), Heavy Metal (1981) and The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends (1992). He was married to Valerie Jones. He died on September 24, 2018.

18. Stuart Bray

Make Up Department | The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen

Stuart Bray was born on June 17, 1973 in Canterbury, Kent, England. He is known for his work on The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003), The Mummy (1999) and The Mummy Returns (2001). He has been married to Amanda Gough since May 4, 2003. They have two children.

19. Fiona Phillips

Actress | Room to Rent

Fiona Phillips was born on January 1, 1961 in Canterbury, Kent, England. She is an actress, known for Room to Rent (2000), Holding Back the Years (2017) and Britain's Wildest (2004). She has been married to Martin Frizell since May 1997. They have two children.

20. Christopher Marlowe

Writer | Doctor Faustus

Born the son of a shoe-maker two months before the birth of another famous playwright, William Shakespeare, Christopher Marlowe achieved fame as an Elizabethan dramatist as well as an atheist. He was killed in a tavern brawl by a former friend, allegedly over a bill. There is now some evidence that...

21. Paul Harding

Actor | The Dain Curse

Paul Harding was born on July 28, 1923 in Canterbury, Kent, England. He is an actor, known for The Dain Curse (1978), Festival (1960) and The Whiteoaks of Jalna (1972).

22. Joseph McManners

Actor | Great Performances

Joseph McManners was born December 3, 1992, and lives in Kent, United Kingdom. He was chosen from around 1500 children to play the lead role in the BBC's operatic version of "The Little Prince" despite never having received formal singing lessons.

During rehearsals for "The Little Prince", he was ...

23. James Knight

Actor | The Adventures of Dick Turpin

James Knight was born on May 4, 1891 in Canterbury, Kent, England. He was an actor, known for The Adventures of Dick Turpin (1929), The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp (1943) and A Romany Lass (1918). He died in 1948 in Gloucestershire, England.

24. Pieter Lawman

Actor | National Theatre Live: War Horse

Pieter Lawman was born in 1977 in Canterbury, Kent, England. He is an actor, known for War Horse (2014), The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (2001) and Vocation (2010).

26. Paddy Glynn

Actress | The Pilgrim's Progress

Paddy Glynn was born in 1939 in Canterbury, Kent, England as Patricia Silcock. She is an actress, known for The Pilgrim's Progress (1967), Unarmed But Dangerous (2009) and Thriller (1973).

27. Emily Firmin

Self | Midlands Today

Emily Firmin was born in 1965 in Canterbury, Kent, England as Emily J Firmin. She is an actress, known for Midlands Today (1964), Bagpuss: At Home with Peter Firmin (2015) and Timeshift (2002).

29. Omar

Soundtrack | Jack & Sarah

Omar was born on October 14, 1968 in Canterbury, Kent, England as Omar Christopher Lye-Fook.

30. Trevor L. Sharpe

Music Department | Dad's Army

32. Veronica Wells

Writer | Mama V

Veronica Wells was born on December 4, 1929 in Canterbury, Kent, England. She is an actress and writer, known for Mama V (2010), Seagull Island (1981) and Boom! (1968).

34. Andrea Wonfor

Producer | Byker Grove

Andrea Wonfor was born on July 31, 1944 in Canterbury, Kent, England as Andrea Jean Duncan. She was a producer and writer, known for Byker Grove (1989), Check It Out (1979) and Gophers! (1990). She was married to Geoff Wonfor and Patrick Masefield. She died on September 10, 2004 in Ingoe, ...

35. Taryll Baker

Producer | A Dream State

Taryll Baker is a musician/composer, working in various media, most commonly independent film. Since graduating college in 2015, where he studied music, he has been freelancing his work to other content creators. Primarily working near London, but branching out to the States, also. He was born in ...

36. Freddy Laker

Self | People, Politics & Planes

Freddy Laker was born on August 6, 1922 in Canterbury, Kent, England as Frederick Alfred Laker. He was married to Jacqueline Ann Harvey, Patricia LaVerne Gates, Rosemary Belfrage Black and Joan Mavis Smallwood. He died on February 9, 2006 in Hollywood, Florida, USA.

37. James Tamsitt

Actor | A Canterbury Tale

James Tamsitt was born on October 22, 1931 in Canterbury, Kent, England as James Reuben Tamsitt. He was an actor, known for A Canterbury Tale (1944). He died on May 4, 1996 in Canterbury.

38. Brian Todd

Actor | The Granville Melodramas

Brian Todd was born in 1933 in Canterbury, Kent, England as Brian P. M. Todd. He is an actor, known for The Granville Melodramas (1955).

39. Alexander Curtis

Director | Opus 7

Born 1964 in Canterbury/England. 1972-83 school in England, UK 1984-86 studies in sculpture at Edinburgh College of Art 1986-88 studies in philosophy in Edinburgh 1988-93 studies in free graphics and animated film at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna since 1993 diverse literary projects 1998...

40. Vicky Beeching

Self | Sky News: Sunrise

Vicky Beeching was born on July 17, 1979 in Canterbury, Kent, England.

41. Ryan Butcher

Ryan Butcher attended Briary County Primary School from 1992-1999 and then moved on to Chatham House Grammar School, Ramsgate for a further 7 years and studied Media Studies in his final two years.

He has 4 other siblings.

42. Mantha McEwan

Mantha was born 23rd October 1972 in Canterbury, Kent to parents Margaret and John McEwan and lived for the first part of her life in Herne Bay, Kent. Her father was a master plasterer and was self-employed as a general builder.

She started off at the age of 3 going to the Hasland school of dance to...

43. Rowan Snow

Rowan Snow (born September 5th, 1999), is a British screenwriter and actor.

In 2018, he finished British Film Academy and is currently working on a new screenplay, which has plans for development.

Snow recently finished a BBC Directing & Producing course, and continues to work aside several film ...

44. Valerie Swinnard

Actress | Twenty Minutes South

Valerie Swinnard was born in 1925 in Canterbury, Kent, England. She is an actress, known for Twenty Minutes South (1955), November Voyage (1955) and Music for You (1951).

45. Mary Tourtel

Writer | Jackanory

The original creator of Rupert Bear, a character which first appeared in the Daily Express on 8 November 1920. She continued drawing his stories until 1934, when she began to go blind and was succeeded by Alfred Bestall.

46. Trevor Pinnock

Soundtrack | A View to a Kill

Trevor Pinnock was born on December 16, 1946 in Canterbury, Kent, England as Trevor David Pinnock.

47. Hugh Hopper

Composer | Beyond Image

Hugh Hopper was born on April 29, 1945 in Canterbury, Kent, England as Hugh Colin Hopper. He was a composer, known for Beyond Image (1969), Anatomy of Pop (1971) and Beat-Club (1965). He was married to Christine. He died on June 7, 2009 in Kent.

48. Philip Stockford

Art Department | The Queen of Spades

Educated British Grammar School.

49. William Fox-Pitt

Self | South at Six

William Fox-Pitt was born on January 2, 1969 in Canterbury, Kent, England.


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