Birth Place Matching "Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


43 names.


1. Charlie Hunnam

Actor | Sons of Anarchy

Charles Matthew Hunnam was born in Newcastle, England on April 10, 1980, to Jane (Bell), a business owner, and William Hunnam, a scrap metal merchant. At 18 years of age, he made a guest appearances in the popular TV series Byker Grove (1989).

He gained fame in Britain thanks to his television role ...

2. Imogen Stubbs

Actress | Sense and Sensibility

Imogen Stubbs was born in Northumberland, lived briefly in Portsmouth, where her father was a naval officer, and then moved with her parents to London, where they inhabited an elderly river barge on the Thames. Educated at St. Paul's and then Westminster, where she was one of the "token girls" in ...

3. Lee Hall

Writer | Billy Elliot

Lee Hall was born in 1966 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is a writer, known for Billy Elliot (2000), War Horse (2011) and Victoria & Abdul (2017).

4. Susan Sheridan

Actress | The Black Cauldron

Susan Sheridan was born on February 24, 1947 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England as Susan Haydn Thomas. She is known for her work on The Black Cauldron (1985), Moomin (1990) and Agony (1979). She was married to Max Brittain and Michael Sheridan. She died on August 8, 2015 in England.

5. Ashley Artus

Actor | Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Born in Newcastle upon Tyne. His Father Middle Eastern a Doctor and his Mother a nurse, Northumbrian.Trained at Derwentside college winning the Rotary Prize for Dramatic Art then at GSA winning a prize for his choreography and the School Cup for Best Actor. He was spotted by Patricia Marmont then ...

6. Ian La Frenais

Writer | The Commitments

Ian La Frenais was born on January 7, 1937 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is a writer and producer, known for The Commitments (1991), Flushed Away (2006) and Tracey Takes On... (1996). He has been married to Doris Vartan since 1984.

7. Jack Douglas

Actor | Carry on Laughing!

Coming from a theatrical family, Jack Douglas' entry into show business was as a producer, however, not as a performer. His father was a theatrical producer, and Jack followed in his footsteps at an early age--he produced his first show at 15. Douglas showed no interest in the performing end of the...

8. Ralph Watson

Actor | Doctor Who

Ralph Watson was born on January 20, 1936 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor, known for Doctor Who (1963), Second Verdict (1976) and When the Boat Comes In (1976).

9. David Hopper

Actor | Stan Lee's Lucky Man

David Hopper was born on the 18th of September 1988 in Newcastle upon Tyne he trained at Drama Studio London. David is a London based actor with a base in Newcastle Upon Tyne. David is a full Equity and Spotlight member. David's favourite playwright is Doug Lucie. His favourite theatre is the Bush ...

10. Rod Glenn

Actor | Slaughterville

Rod Glenn is an actor and author from Newcastle upon Tyne, England. Film and television roles include Monster, The More You Ignore Me, The Hippopotamus, American Assassin, Soldiers of Embers, Ripper Street, Wolfblood, The Hollow Crown, The Sceptic, God's Kingdom and Outside. His fictional novels ...

11. Joan Young

Actress | Suddenly, Last Summer

Joan Young was born on February 1, 1900 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England as Joan Cecilia Frances Wragge. She was an actress and producer, known for Suddenly, Last Summer (1959), The Fallen Idol (1948) and Doctor Who (1963). She died on October 9, 1984 in Hammersmith, London, England.

12. Steve Bruce

Actor | Black & Blue

Steve Bruce was born on December 31, 1960 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor, known for Black & Blue (2001), Match of the Day (1964) and Dream Team (1997).

13. Benjamin Bee

Director | Sebastian and Them

Benjamin Bee was born on October 9, 1982 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is a director and writer, known for Sebastian and Them (2015), Step Right Up (2012) and Frank (2008).

14. Simon Donald

Writer | Billy the Fish

Simon Donald was born in 1964 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor and writer, known for Billy the Fish (1990), Tickets for the Zoo (1991) and Brond (1987).

15. Liz Carter

Actress | The PA

Liz Carter was born in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. She is an actress, known for The Admin Assistant (1997).

16. Astor Sklair

Actor | Pathfinders to Mars

Astor Sklair was born on August 14, 1927 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor and casting director, known for Pathfinders to Mars (1960), Pathfinders to Venus (1961) and The Avengers (1961). He has been married to Betty Eileen Alice Kay since 1963.

18. Patrick Collerton

Producer | The Boy Whose Skin Fell Off

Patrick Collerton was born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is a producer and director, known for The Boy Whose Skin Fell Off (2004), The Nine Lives of James Brett/Poppies to Pomegranates and Geordie Jazz Man (2016).

19. Neil Robinson

Actor |

Neil Robinson was born on September 23, 1935 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is known for his work on (1963), The Avengers (1961) and The Bedroom Window (1987). He died on April 26, 1997 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.

20. Richard Purves

Director | Mayfly

Born in January 1979 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. Richard Purves had a fairly shaky and eventful start into the film world in 1999 when a friend suggested that they write and direct a feature film together despite the fact that neither person had any filmmaking experience at all. This had ...

21. Rowan Pearce

Director | Indigo Lake

Rowan Pearce was born on September 15, 1993 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is a director and producer, known for Indigo Lake (2011), The Plant (2016) and In the Fog (2015).

22. Peter Terson

Writer | Play for Today

Peter Terson was born on February 24, 1932 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is a writer, known for Play for Today (1970), Village Hall (1974) and Crown Court (1972).

23. Stuart Gordon

Music Department | Creep

24. Betty White

Casting Director | Raising the Wind

Started her own theatrical agency Betty White Limited

25. J.M. Burgoyne-Johnson

Cinematographer | The Errol Flynn Theatre

Founder of the Buckingham Film Museum.

26. Kitty Marshall

Producer | Remote Control and Monitoring

Kitty Marshall was born in 1915 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. She was an editor and producer, known for Remote Control and Monitoring (1975), Fire Underground (1955) and Installation of Ropes on a Multi-Rope Friction Winder (1960). She was married to Geoffrey Hermges. She died on ...

28. Paul Colman

Actor | Wire in the Blood

Paul Colman was born on August 30, 1972 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor, known for Wire in the Blood (2002), Firm Friends (1992) and The Wingless Bird (1997).

29. Olivia Shone

Actress | Perfidious

Olivia Shone was born on July 4, 2004 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. She is an actress, known for Perfidious.

30. Mary Burkett

Self | Wainwright: The Man Who Loved the Lakes

Mary Burkett was born on October 7, 1924 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England as Mary Elizabeth Burkett. She died on November 12, 2014 in Cockermouth, Cumbria, England.

31. Lee Jackson

Music Department | Jimi

Lee Jackson was born on January 8, 1943 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England.

32. Sydney Patrick Apedaile

Actress | Shadows of a Stranger

Born in October 1995 in Newcastle, Sydney, 6 weeks early. Growing up, she had a keen interest in sport and drama. Sydney is one of 9 children. She represented Newcastle Girls at age of 14 in football, Sydney's keen interest in Drama started when she started starring in her schools performances. ...

33. Matthew D.W. Smith

Director | Clown Detective

Matthew D.W. Smith was born on November 25, 2000 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is a director and writer, known for Clown Detective and Morning Transitions (2016).

35. Jeanne Golding

Actress | Jane Eyre

Jeanne Golding was born in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. She is an actress, known for Jane Eyre (2006).

36. Constance Navratil

Actress | Broken Promise

Born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne on April 21, 1930, to Isabella (Hoult) and Robert Row Parr, her family moved to London where she grew up, surviving the bombing of London during World War II. After graduating from high school she attended the prestigious Trinity College of Music where she earned a ...

37. Maria Carter

Actress | Star Wars: The Force Unleashed

Maria Carter was born on December 29, 1992 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England as Maria Møller Carter. She is an actress, known for Star Wars: The Force Unleashed (2013), Kung Fu Window Cleaner (2011) and The Gentlemen: US (2018).

38. Eric Wansell

Cinematographer | Ubeat TV

39. Trish Williamson

Self | Good Morning Britain

Trish Williamson was born on January 3, 1955 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England as Patricia Noble Williamson. She was married to David Devaux and Cameron Maxwell lewis. She died on November 9, 2007 in Weybread, Suffolk, England.

40. Jason Cook

Self | Spicks and Specks

Jason Cook was born in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England.

43. Luke Quine

Director | Serial Loser

Inspired by Quentin Tarantino and Stanley Kubrick in particular, Luke has always had an insatiable need to tell stories. Ever since he was child Luke would write pages and pages of stories, and perform them out to his friends and family. All through his life he acted, in countless stage productions...


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