Birth Place Matching "Suffolk, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Sam Claflin

Actor | The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

English actor Sam Claflin was born in Ipswich, England, to Susan A. (Clarke), a classroom assistant, and Mark J. Claflin, a finance officer. As a child, he was football-mad, often going to see his favorite team, Norwich City. He was a talented footballer, playing for Norwich schools at city level ...

2. Ralph Fiennes

Actor | The Grand Budapest Hotel

Actor Ralph Nathaniel Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes was born on December 22, 1962 in Suffolk, England, to Jennifer Anne Mary Alleyne (Lash), a novelist, and Mark Fiennes, a photographer. He is the eldest of six children. Four of his siblings are also in the arts: Martha Fiennes, a director; Magnus ...

3. Jack Davenport

Actor | Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest

Jack Davenport was born in 1973 and is the son of actors Maria Aitken and Nigel Davenport. He studied Literature and Film Studies at the University of East Anglia. His first break happened after he wrote to John Cleese to ask to be a runner on Fierce Creatures (1997) where he ended up playing a zoo...

4. Bob Hoskins

Actor | The Long Good Friday

Bob Hoskins was described by the director John Mackenzie as "an actor from the British tradition but with an almost American approach, an instinctive approach to acting and knowing how to work with the camera". He was born on October 26, 1942, in Bury St. Edmund's, Suffolk, where his mother was ...

5. Luke Roberts

Actor | Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides

Luke Roberts trained at L.A.M.D.A. in London, graduating in 2000. Prior to that he earned a degree in American Studies from the University of Wales, Swansea and UMASS, Amherst. While the only actor in the family, Luke comes from an artistic background. His sister teaches art at a number of ...

6. Rosemary Harris

Actress | Spider-Man

Rosemary Harris was born on September 19, 1927 in Ashby, Suffolk, England as Rosemary Ann Harris. She is an actress, known for Spider-Man (2002), Spider-Man 2 (2004) and Spider-Man 3 (2007). She was previously married to John Ehle and Ellis Rabb.

7. Dawn Addams

Actress | The Hour of 13

Dawn Addams was born in Felixtowe, East Suffolk, the daughter of Captain James Ramage Addams, an R.A.F. officer. Much of her childhood was spent in Calcutta, India, where her father was stationed and she later went to schools in England and California. Though Dawn took her first screen test at the ...

8. Michael Maloney

Actor | The Young Victoria

Michael Maloney was born on June 19, 1957 in Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England. He is an actor, known for The Young Victoria (2009), Henry V (1989) and Notes on a Scandal (2006).

9. Molly Peters

Actress | Thunderball

Molly Peters was a gorgeous and voluptuous British blonde bombshell actress and model who alas only appeared in a handful of films and TV shows during her regrettably fleeting acting career in the mid 60s. Molly was born in 1942 in Walsham-le-Willows, Suffolk, England. Peters started out as a model...

10. Alice Henley

Actress | Eastern Promises

An award winning British Screen and Theatre Actress born in Ipswich, Suffolk First professional acting job at the age of 12 in the New Wolsey Theare Ipswich's production of the Railway Children, playing the role of Phyllis. Studied for three years at Royal Holloway in London and a year in Modern ...

11. Karl Theobald

Actor | Green Wing

Born in Lowestoft, Suffolk, Karl Theobald was a stand-up comedian before graduating from the Drama Centre in 2000, and subsequently joining theatrical touring companies such as Complicite . In both 2000 and 20001 he appeared at the Edinburgh Festival, in 2001 as a member of the prestigious Comedy ...

12. Ian Hendry

Actor | Get Carter

Born 13 January 1931 in Ipswich, England, Ian Hendry's career began rather auspiciously--playing the fall guy for a circus clown. After attending London's Central School of Speech and Drama, things started progressing nicely when he starred as "Dr. Geoffrey Brent" in Police Surgeon (1960). This led...

13. Jane Lapotaire

Actress | Blind Justice

Jane Lapotaire was born on December 26, 1944 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England. She is an actress, known for Blind Justice (1988), Marie Curie (1977) and Piaf (1984). She was previously married to Roland Joffé.

14. Sue Lloyd

Actress | The Ipcress File

Born in 1939, British actress Sue Lloyd trained in dance as a child, studying at the Sadler's Wells School at age 11. Since her height (5' 8") decreased her chances of a ballet career, the statuesque Sue instead became a chorus girl and showgirl. After some modeling assignments, she broke into ...

15. June Brown

Actress | EastEnders

June Brown served in the Wrens and was classically trained at the Old Vic Drama School. She has enjoyed a long career in the theatre, television and the cinema. The actor Nigel Hawthorne described her as "one of the most beautiful creatures I've seen on stage" after seeing her performance as ...

16. Brian Capron

Actor | Coronation Street

Brian Capron was born on February 11, 1947 in Eye, Suffolk, England. He is an actor, known for Coronation Street (1960), Emma (1996) and 101 Dalmatians (1996). He has been married to Jacqueline Bucknell since June 2, 2003. They have one child. He was previously married to Janette Legge.

17. Rocky Marshall

Actor | Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens

Rocky Marshall was born in 1967 in Great Cornard, Suffolk, England. He is an actor, known for Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015), Band of Brothers (2001) and Mean Machine (2001).

18. Trevor Nunn

Director | Twelfth Night or What You Will

Trevor Nunn was born on January 14, 1940 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England as Trevor Robert Nunn. He was previously married to Imogen Stubbs, Sharon Lee Hill and Janet Suzman.

19. Luke de Woolfson

Actor | Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

Luke de Woolfson was born on March 7, 1976 in Woodbridge, Suffolk, England. He is an actor, known for Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003), Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006) and Shank (2010).

20. Sophie Fiennes

Director | Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami

Sophie Fiennes was born on February 12, 1967 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England as Sophia Victoria Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes. She is a director and editor, known for Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami (2017), Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow (2010) and The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989).

21. Brian Eno

Soundtrack | The Lovely Bones

Regarded as one of the best producers and musicians in rock history, Eno started his career in 1971 with Roxy Music. The band released two albums, "Roxy Music" and "For Your Pleasure", with the two Brians in the lineup (the other one was, of course, lead singer Bryan Ferry); a conflict between the ...

22. Patrick Newell

Actor | The Avengers

Patrick Newell was born on March 27, 1932 in Hadleigh, Suffolk, England as Patrick David Newell. He was an actor, known for The Avengers (1961), Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson (1980) and Kinvig (1981). He was married to Derina Newell. He died on July 22, 1988 in Essex, England.

23. Robert Coleby

Actor | Patrol Boat

Robert Coleby was born in 1947 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England. He is known for his work on Patrol Boat (1979), Paradise Beach (1993) and House of Hancock (2015). He is married to Lena Coleby. They have two children.

24. Jenny Platt

Actress | The Raggedy Rawney

Jenny Platt was born on July 10, 1979 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England as Jennifer Platt. She is an actress, known for The Raggedy Rawney (1988), Coronation Street (1960) and Mapp & Lucia (2014). She has been married to Rupert Hill since May 11, 2013. They have one child. She was previously married...

25. Paul Spurrier

Writer | Eullenia

Paul Spurrier was born on May 23, 1967 in Suffolk, England. He is an actor and writer, known for Eullenia (2018), The Forest (2016) and P (2005).

26. Gavin Lee

Actor | The Phantom of the Opera

Gavin Lee was born on October 15, 1971 in Woodbridge, Suffolk, England. He is an actor, known for The Phantom of the Opera (2004), White Collar (2009) and Beyond the Sea (2004).

27. Peter Hall

Director | Screen One

Sir Peter Hall directed his first play while he was still a student. He soon achieved prominence as a stage director. He started his occasional film work in 1968 with Work Is a 4-Letter Word (1968). He was the Artistic Director of The Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford-upon-Avon from 1960 - 1968....

28. Sam Miller

Director | Luther

Sam Miller is an Emmy nominated film and television director. He is know for his work across 4 seasons of Luther and as originating director on Fortitude, Rellik, Good Cop, and This Life. Films include No Good Deed Among Giants, Elephant Juice and King Girl. Nominated for a Primetime Emmy for ...

29. Martin Hutson

Actor | The Honourable Woman

Martin Hutson was born in 1975 in Lowestoft, Suffolk, England. He is an actor, known for The Honourable Woman (2014), The Passion (2008) and Tutankhamun (2016).

30. Jimmy Gardner

Actor | Frenzy

Jimmy Gardner was born on August 24, 1924 in Newmarket, Suffolk, England as Edward Charles James Gardner. He was an actor, known for Frenzy (1972), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004) and Finding Neverland (2004). He died on May 3, 2010 in London, England.

31. Percy Edwards

Actor | The Dark Crystal

As a young lad Percy was fascinated by the wild creatures of his native Suffolk and found his ability to imitate them made an interesting "party piece" from the age of 12. His first broadcast experience came in the BBC radio series "Vaudeville" in 1930. He made hundreds of broadcasts until his "...

32. Bella Altamura

Actress | Unplanned

Bella Altamura was born on January 21, 2002 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England. She is an actress, known for Unplanned (2019) and The Back Pages (2017).

33. Justin Hawkins

Soundtrack | Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates

Justin David Hawkins (born 17 March 1975) is an English musician and singer-songwriter, best known for being the lead singer and lead guitarist of The Darkness, alongside his brother, guitarist Dan Hawkins, bass player Frank Poullain and drummer Rufus Taylor.

Hawkins, although born in Surrey, is ...

34. Neil Stacy

Actor | The Quatermass Conclusion

Neil Stacy was born on May 15, 1941 in Stowupland, Suffolk, England as Neil Edwin Stacy. He is an actor, known for The Quatermass Conclusion (1979), Quatermass (1979) and The Fourth Arm (1983).

35. Peter Tuddenham

Actor | Blake's 7

Peter Tuddenham, actor, born November 27 1918; died July 9 2007.

The amiable actor Peter Tuddenham died aged 88, he was always content to remain in supporting roles; in fact, he was most recognised for his off-screen work. He provided the contrasting voices of the computers in the science-fiction ...

37. Brian Cant

Actor | Doctor Who

Brian Cant was born on July 12, 1933 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England. He was an actor and writer, known for Doctor Who (1963), Dixon of Dock Green (1955) and ITV Play of the Week (1955). He was married to Cherry Britton and Sylvia Mary Gibson. He died on June 19, 2017 in Denville Hall, Northwood, ...

38. Bryan Grant

Actor | Teenagers from Outer Space

Bryan Grant was born on November 19, 1931 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England as Bryan Geoffrey Pearson. He is known for his work on Teenagers from Outer Space (1959), Matinee Theatre (1955) and Border Patrol (1959). He was previously married to Ursula Hansen.

39. Phil Claydon

Director | Lesbian Vampire Killers

Phil Claydon was born on January 9, 1976 in Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England. He is known for his work on Vampire Killers (2009), Big Nothing (2006) and Lust.

40. Nick Lowe

Soundtrack | The Bodyguard

Nick Lowe was born on March 24, 1949 in Woodchurch, Suffolk, England. He was previously married to Carlene Carter.

41. Anthony Dawes

Actor | Barry Lyndon

Anthony Dawes was born on February 10, 1928 in Felixstowe, Suffolk, England as Anthony Cecil John Dawes. He is an actor, known for Barry Lyndon (1975), The Avengers (1961) and Number 10 (1983).

42. Catherine Johnson

Writer | Mamma Mia!

Catherine Johnson was born on October 14, 1957 in Suffolk, England. She is a writer and producer, known for Mamma Mia! (2008), Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018) and Dappers (2010).

43. Vernon Downing

Actor | Mutiny on the Bounty

Vernon Downing was born on January 6, 1913 in Suffolk, England. He was an actor, known for Mutiny on the Bounty (1935), The Barretts of Wimpole Street (1934) and Pride and Prejudice (1940). He died in December 1973 in New York City, New York, USA.

44. Ami Chorlton

Actress | Die Another Day

Ami Veevers-Chorlton began her life on a farm in Halesworth, Suffolk, UK. From her humble beginnings as a real-life farmer's daughter, Ami aspired to enter a life in front of the camera as a model and actress. Ami studied at St. Felix School in Southwold, Suffolk and her credibility was honored to ...

45. Ian Wright

Self | Lonely Planet

Ian Wright was born on May 17, 1965 in Suffolk, England as Ian Douglas Wright. He is a producer, known for Globe Trekker (1994), Tough Trains and MythBusters (2003).

46. Humphrey Jennings

Director | Fires Were Started

Humphrey Jennings, born in 1907, was a writer, set designer, painter, editor and, perhaps most famously, a director of ground-breaking documentary films for the renowned GPO film unit: Listen to Britain (1942), Fires Were Started (1943) and A Diary for Timothy (1945), films that changed the face of...

48. Kerry Jane Ellis

Soundtrack | Les Misérables

Kerry Jane Ellis was born on May 6, 1979 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England. She has been married to James Townsend since September 8, 2011. They have one child.

49. Richard Starzak

Writer | Shaun the Sheep Movie

Richard Starzak was born in 1959 in Suffolk, England. He is a writer and director, known for Shaun the Sheep Movie (2015), Shaun the Sheep (2007) and Creature Comforts (2003).

50. Grizelda Hervey

Actress | The Wednesday Play

Grizelda Hervey was born on October 1, 1901 in Plomesgate, Suffolk, England as Griselda Hervey. She was an actress, known for The Wednesday Play (1964), The Royal Family of Broadway (1939) and The Circle (1939). She died on December 17, 1980 in London, England.


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