Birth Place Matching "Suffolk, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
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 ...
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 ...
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
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 ...
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 ...
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...
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.
19. Luke de Woolfson
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.
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...
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 ...
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 "...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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...
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.