Birth Place Matching "Merthyr Tydfil, Wales, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
2. Steve Speirs
Steve Speirs was born on February 22, 1965 in Troedyrhiw, near Merthyr Tydfil, Wales as Steven Roberts. He is an actor and writer, known for Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999), Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006) and Eragon (2006). He has been married to Joanna since ...
3. Philip Madoc
Actor | The Avengers
Philip Madoc was born in Merthyr Tydfil, Wales, and attended Twyn School. He became interested in acting when he was a teenager. He studied at the University of Vienna and pursued a theatrical career by attending the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts. During the 1960s, he became a familiar face on ...
6. Ivor Barry
Actor | Weird Science
Ivor Barry was born on April 12, 1919 in Merthyr Tydfil, South Wales, UK as Ivor Phillips Barry. He was an actor and writer, known for Weird Science (1985), Encounter (1952) and Festival (1960). He was married to Helen Joy Brameld. He died on December 12, 2006 in Woodland Hills, California, USA.
12. Powys Thomas
Actor | The Black Arrow
Powys Thomas was born on December 25, 1925 in Merthyr Tydfil, Wales as William Powys Thomas. He was an actor, known for The Black Arrow (1951), Jesus of Nazareth (1956) and Folio (1955). He was married to Ann Morrish. He died on June 22, 1977 in Pontypool, Wales.
13. Johnny Owen
Johnny Owen was born on January 7, 1956 in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, South Wales, UK. He died on November 4, 1980 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
17. Clyde Pollitt
Actor | Doctor Who
Clyde Pollitt was born on April 17, 1924 in Merthyr Tydfil, Wales as Robert Clyde Pollitt. He was an actor, known for Doctor Who (1963), The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (1982) and The Wars of the Roses (1965). He died on November 10, 1989 in Kensington, London, England.
27. Andrew Oakes
Art Department | Weekend
Andrew Oakes was born and raised in the South Wales valley town of Merthyr Tydfil. Being the son of renowned science fiction, horror, and fantasy illustrator, Terry Oakes, Andrew started drawing and creating comics and stories from a young age, and became a keen film fan before the age of ten.
28. Timothy Evans
Timothy Evans was born on November 20, 1924 in Merthyr Tydfil, Merthyr, Wales as Timothy John Evans. He died on March 9, 1950 in HMP Pentonville, London, England.
29. Craig Handley
Producer | Beyond the Barricades
The eldest son of a family of Irish/English and American descent; Handley began his film-making career as a background artist in the 2002 Danny Boyle film, "28 Days Later", where he starred (albeit un-credited) as one of the "Infected".
He then joined the ITV Wales soap opera, "Nuts and Bolts", ...
34. Joan Cowick
Joan Cowick was born on August 31, 1912 in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorganshire, Wales as Phyllis Maud Connick. She was an actress, known for Shipyard Sally (1939). She was married to Patrick Murray Sullivan and Erik Lynneberg. She died on March 8, 2004 in Laguna Beach, California, USA.