Birth Place Matching "Neath, Glamorgan, Wales, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Ray Milland
Actor | The Lost Weekend
Ray Milland became one of Paramount's most bankable and durable stars, under contract from 1934 to 1948, yet little in his early life suggested a career as a motion picture actor.
Milland was born Alfred Reginald Jones in the Welsh town of Neath, Glamorgan, to Elizabeth Annie (Truscott) and Alfred ...
2. Paul Rhys
Actor | Chaplin
Paul Rhys was born on 19 December 1963 in Neath, Wales. He has said that seeing the 1977 film Saturday Night Fever was what first got him interested in becoming an actor. During his time at RADA Rhys was cast as Dean Sharp in Julien Temple's 1986 film Absolute Beginners. In the early 1990s he ...
Actor | The Lord of the Rings
William Squire was born on April 29, 1916 in Neath, Glamorgan, Wales as William Arthur Squire. He was an actor, known for The Lord of the Rings (1978), Doctor Who (1963) and Where Eagles Dare (1968). He was married to Juliet Harmer and Betty P. Dixon. He died on May 3, 1989 in London, England.
Actress | My Learned Friend
Maudie Edwards was born on October 16, 1906 in Neath, Glamorgan, Wales as Elizabeth Maud Edwards. She is known for her work on My Learned Friend (1943), I'll Be Your Sweetheart (1945) and Pink String and Sealing Wax (1945). She was married to Walter Galpin Nicholas-Marcy. She died on March 24, 1991...
10. Eric Styles
Director | Dreaming of Joseph Lees
In 1991, after studying at the National Film and Television School, Styles started directing film documentaries for the BBC in Cardiff. He continued his relationship with BBC Cardiff for whom he produced and directed a string of high profile film dramas and documentary series including Last Days at...
12. Mavis Nicholson
Producer | Insha'Allah
Mavis Nicholson was born on October 19, 1930 in Briton Ferry, Neath, Glamorgan, Wales as Mavis Mainwaring. She is a producer, known for Insha'Allah (2011), The Garden Party (1988) and French and Saunders (1987). She was previously married to Geoffrey Nicholson.
Producer | The Stranger
Known for writing & directing The Stranger. Craig comes from a 17 year background in cinema. After leaving cinema he taught Creative Writing & Script Writing (lastly for University of Wales, Swansea). He has a 1st class honours degree in Media Performance, specializing in Writing. He was a ...
Actress | The Great London Mystery
Lady Doris Stapleton was born in 1896 in Neath, Glamorgan, Wales as Doris Ethel M. Ludford. She was an actress, known for The Great London Mystery (1920). She was married to Miles Stapleton. She died on December 20, 1933 in Galmpton, Churston Ferrers, Devon, England.
16. Michael Bogdanov
Writer | Julius Caesar
Michael Bogdanov was born on December 15, 1938 in Neath, Glamorgan, Wales as Michael Bogdin. He was a writer and director, known for Julius Caesar (1988), The Tempest in Butetown (1997) and The Wars of the Roses (1965). He was married to Ulrike Engelbrecht and Patricia Ann Warwick. He died on April...
20. Hugh Dalton
Hugh Dalton was born on August 16, 1887 in Neath, Glamorgan, Wales as Edward Hugh John Neale Dalton. He was married to Ruth Dalton. He died on February 13, 1962.