Birth Place Matching "Paddington, London, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Joan Collins
Actress | Dynasty
Joan Collins is an English actress from Paddington, London. She is most famous for playing the role of vengeful schemer Alexis Carrington Colby in the soap opera "Dynasty" (1981-1989). In 1997, Collins was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) for services to drama. In 2015,...
2. Rhona Mitra
Actress | Underworld: Rise of the Lycans
Mitra was born in Paddington, London, England, the daughter of Nora Downey and Anthony Mitra, a cosmetic surgeon. She has an older and a younger brother. Her father is of Bengali Indian and English descent, and her mother is Irish. In 1984, when Mitra was eight, her parents divorced, and she was ...
Actress | Sense and Sensibility
Emma Thompson was born on April 15, 1959 in Paddington, London, into a family of actors - father Eric Thompson and mother Phyllida Law, who has co-starred with Thompson in several films. Her sister, Sophie Thompson, is an actor as well. Her father was English-born and her mother is Scottish-born. ...
4. Olivia d'Abo
Actress | Conan the Destroyer
Olivia d'Abo was born on January 22, 1969 in Paddington, London, England as Olivia Jane d'Abo. She is an actress, known for Conan the Destroyer (1984), Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker (2019) and Point of No Return (1993). She was previously married to Patrick Leonard.
Actor | 24
Kiefer Sutherland was born in London, England, UK, to Canadian actors Shirley Douglas and Donald Sutherland, who moved to California shortly after his birth. His maternal grandfather, Tommy Douglas, was a Scottish-born Canadian politician who was a Premier of Saskatchewan for over 17 years and led ...
Actor | Notting Hill
Hugh Bonneville was born on November 10, 1963 in Paddington, London, England as Hugh Richard Bonneville Williams. He is an actor, known for Notting Hill (1999), Paddington (2014) and Downton Abbey (2019). He has been married to Lucinda Williams since November 4, 1998. They have one child.
7. David Suchet
Actor | Executive Decision
Widely regarded as one of the greatest stage and screen actors both in his native UK and internationally with his undisputed reputation mostly enhanced by his unparalleled interpretation as Agatha Christie's suave Belgian super-sleuth Hercule Poirot in scores of late 1980s and '90s mini-movies, ...
Actress | Luther
Born and raised in London to a Dutch mother and English father, who is himself an accomplished actor, Saskia took an early interest in drama and continues to do so, first studying at the London Guildhall School of Speech and Drama and since working with the likes of Mike Leigh, Stephen Poliakoff ...
10. Hermione Norris
Actress | Spooks
Hermione Norris was born in February 1967 in Paddington, London, England as Hermione Jane Norris. She is an actress, known for Spooks (2002), Wire in the Blood (2002) and Cold Feet (1997). She has been married to Simon Wheeler since December 2002. They have two children.
11. Patrick Macnee
Actor | A View to a Kill
British actor Patrick Macnee was born on February 6, 1922 in London, England into a wealthy and eccentric family. His father, Daniel Macnee, was a race horse trainer, who drank and gambled away the family fortune, leaving young Patrick to be raised by his lesbian mother, Dorothea Mary, and her ...
13. Paul Eddington
Actor | Yes, Prime Minister
Paul Eddington was a tall, debonair actor who achieved international success in the 1970s with Good Neighbors (1975), a popular television series about a young couple farming their backyard in a London suburb. He played the supporting role of neighbor Jerry Leadbetter. It was the hit comedy series ...
14. Elvis Costello
Soundtrack | Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me
Elvis Costello was born Declan Patrick MacManus in London, England and raised in Liverpool. The son of British band leader Ross MacManus, Costello took his pseudonym from Elvis Presley and his father's stage name (Day Costello). He began performing professionally in 1969 and was a musician and/or ...
16. Prince Harry
Producer | Untitled Oprah Winfrey/Apple TV+ Project
Prince Harry was born on September 15, 1984 in Paddington, London, England as Henry Charles Albert David Mountbatten-Windsor. He is known for his work on Untitled Oprah Winfrey/Apple TV+ Project, The Windsors: A Royal Family (1994) and Inside the Crown (2020). He has been married to Meghan Markle ...
17. Lennard Pearce
Actor | Only Fools and Horses....
Lennard Pearce was born on February 9, 1915 in Paddington, London, England. He was an actor, known for Only Fools and Horses (1981), Only Fools and Horses: Christmas Trees (1982) and Only Fools and Horses: Licensed to Drill (1984). He died on December 15, 1984 in Archway, London.
18. Catherine Lacey
Actress | The Lady Vanishes
Catherine Lacey was born on May 6, 1904 in Paddington, London, England as Catherine Alice Ada Lacey. She was an actress, known for The Lady Vanishes (1938), Whisky Galore! (1949) and The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970). She was married to Thomas Anthony S. Wright, Roy Emerton and Geoffrey ...
19. Prince William
Self | The Windsors: A Royal Family
Prince William Arthur Philip Louis was born on June 21, 1982 to Prince Charles and Princess Diana, Prince and Princess of Wales. At his birth he became and is still second in line to the throne of the United Kingdom, after his father. His early life was spent living in London in Kensington Palace. ...
20. Robert Rietty
Actor | Hannibal
Born of Italian heritage Lucio Rietti was "discovered" at the tender age of 8 by his father Vittorio (Victor Rietti veteran actor of the stage and screen) who had noticed the boy had completely memorized a copy of a script he had given Lucio having wanted help from his son while rehearsing his ...
Born 25th November 1961. London UK. Character Actor, forte comedy but equally at home with drama. Extensive experience across the whole spectrum of the Industry from Shakespeare to Panto, film, TV Radio and Web series.
Best known for, Puppy Love (BBC), Doctor Who (BBC), 3Some (Web), Harry Potter and...
22. Fady Elsayed
Actor | My Brother the Devil
Fady Elsayed was born in Paddington, London, UK in 1993. He is a British/Egyptian actor best known for the role of Mo in Sally El-Hosaini's My Brother the Devil, for which he got a Best Newcomer nomination at the 2012 London Film Festival and a Young Performer of the Year Nomination at the 2013 ...
Actor | Oliver Twist
John Howard Davies was born on March 9, 1939 in Paddington, London, England. He was a producer and director, known for Oliver Twist (1948), Fawlty Towers (1975) and Monty Python's Flying Circus (1969). He was married to Linda. He died on August 22, 2011 in Blewbury, Oxfordshire, England.
27. Ernest Clark
Actor | Gandhi
A distinguished stage actor, Ernest Clark was best known to British television viewers for his role as the crusty "Sir Geoffrey Loftus" in the long running "Doctor" comedy series during the 1970s.
Born in Maida Vale, Clark was the son of a master builder and was educated at Marylebone Grammar School...
32. Alec Mango
Actor | Captain Horatio Hornblower R.N.
Alec Mango was born on March 16, 1911 in Paddington, London, England as Alexander Anthony John Mango. He was an actor, known for Captain Horatio Hornblower R.N. (1951), The Strange World of Planet X (1958) and The Avengers (1961). He was married to Yvonne Lillie Hurst. He died on November 7, 1989 ...
Actor | A Night to Remember
Cyril Chamberlain was born on March 8, 1909 in Paddington, London, England as Cyril Hugh Basham Chamberlain. He was an actor, known for A Night to Remember (1958), Carry On Cruising (1962) and Hell Below Zero (1954). He was married to Lisa Lee, Stella Smallwood and Barbara Markham. He died on April...
35. Ray Galton
Writer | Sanford and Son
Ray Galton was born on July 17, 1930 in Paddington, London, England as Raymond Percy Galton. He was a writer and producer, known for Sanford and Son (1972), Steptoe & Son (1972) and Steptoe and Son (1962). He was married to Tonia Phillips. He died on October 5, 2018.
38. Giles Coren
Writer | Million Dollar Critic
Giles Coren was born on July 29, 1969 in Paddington, London, England as Giles Robin Patrick Coren. He is a writer and producer, known for Million Dollar Critic (2014), Eat the Years and Comedy Lab (1998). He has been married to Esther Walker since April 24, 2010.
39. Juba Kennerley
Actor | The Meaning of Life
British background player Juba Elgar Kennerley was born on May 4, 1898 in Paddington, London, England. Kennerley first began appearing in films in uncredited minor roles in the late 1950's. A distinguished looking older gentleman with silver gray hair and a neatly trimmed mustache, Juba could be ...
40. Nina Francis
Actress | Are You Being Served?
Nina Francis was born on January 14, 1952 in Paddington, London, England as Nina Zuckerman. She is an actress, known for Are You Being Served? (1972), Deadly Strangers (1975) and All the Way Up (1970). She has been married to Philip Saville since 1987. They have one child.
42. Mike Raven
Actor | Disciple of Death
Raven was born Austin Churton Fairman to classical stage actors. Before appearing in films he counted ballet dancing, Lieutenant of infantry and television producer as occupations. Fairman came to the public's attention as a pirate radio station disc jockey christened "Mike Raven". When the plugs ...
44. Geoffrey Lumsden
Actor | Brian Rix Presents ...
Geoffrey Lumsden was born on December 26, 1914 in Paddington, London, England as Geoffrey P Lumsden. He was an actor and writer, known for Brian Rix Presents ... (1960), Theatre Night (1957) and Microbes and Men (1974). He died on March 4, 1984 in London.
45. Terry Downes
Actor | Dance of the Vampires
Terry Downes was born on May 9, 1936 in Paddington, London, England as Terence Richard Downes. He was an actor, known for The Fearless Vampire Killers (1967), A Study in Terror (1965) and Play for Today (1970). He was married to Barbara Clarke. He died on October 6, 2017 in Hertfordshire, England.
48. Michael Shannon
Actor | The Rat Catchers
Michael Shannon was born in 1933 in Paddington, London, England as Michael Anthony Chesney Wilson. He was an actor, known for The Rat Catchers (1966), All Creatures Great and Small (1978) and Nana (1968). He was married to Pauline Taylor. He died on December 21, 2010 in Bromley, Kent, England.