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