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


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1. Gina McKee

Actress | Notting Hill

Gina McKee was born on April 14, 1964 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England. She is an actress and producer, known for Notting Hill (1999), In the Loop (2009) and Atonement (2007). She has been married to Stephen J. (Kez) Cary since August 1989.

2. Callum Keith Rennie

Actor | Born to Be Blue

Callum Keith Rennie was born in Sunderland, England, and raised in Edmonton, Alberta. While attending college in Edmonton Callum was asked to join a radio show which featured actor/comedian Bruce McCulloch (who eventually went on to KIDS IN THE HALL fame). This experience inspired Callum to dig ...

3. Richard Riddell

Actor | Legend

Richard Riddell was born on May 31, 1984 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor, known for Legend (2015), Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015) and The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009).

4. James Bolam

Actor | The Likely Lads

James Bolam was born on June 16, 1935 in Sunderland, Tyne-and-Wear, England. He is known for his work on The Likely Lads (1976), When the Boat Comes In (1976) and The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner (1962). He is married to Susan Jameson. They have one child.

5. Melanie Hill

Actress | Stardust

Melanie attended RADA in London where she won the Vanburgh Award. Her stage plays have included Women Beware Women (Royal Court), Under Milk Wood, Selfish Shellfish, Twelfth Night, Deathtrap, Dirty Linen, Breezeblock Park, Who Killed Hilda Murrell?, Fire in the Lake, and the stage version of Bread ...

6. Maurice Roëves

Actor | The Last of the Mohicans

Although born in Sunderland, he spent most of his life in Scotland and considers himself a true Scot. As a child he suffered from asthma and considers his recovery from it was due to playing the bugle in the Boys' Brigade. Educated in Glasgow, he toyed with the idea of becoming a teacher but after ...

7. Christian Howard

Stunts | The World's End

Christian Howard was born on May 4, 1984 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor and writer, known for The World's End (2013), Street Fighter: Assassin's Fist (2014) and Street Fighter: Resurrection (2016).

8. David A. Stewart

Soundtrack | Alfie

David A. Stewart was born on September 9, 1952 in Sunderland, Tyne-and-Wear, England as David Allan Stewart. He has been married to Anoushka Fisz since August 4, 2001. They have two children. He was previously married to Siobhan Fahey and Pamela Wilkinson.

9. James Baxter

Actor | Emmerdale Farm

He was born and brought up in Sunderland, Tyne & Wear and started acting at the city's Royalty Theatre. His first big break came when he was cast in the role of schoolboy Darren having an illicit affair with his teacher Lauren in the 2-handed play 'Scarborough' which played to rave reviews at the ...

10. Lauren Laverne

Actress | Shopaholic Showdown

Lauren Laverne was born on April 28, 1978 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England as Lauren Gofton. She is a writer and actress, known for Shopaholic Showdown (2013), Tee and Mo (2018) and T-Mobile Transmission (2006). She has been married to Graeme Fisher since August 2005.

11. Malcolm Terris

Actor | The First Great Train Robbery

Malcolm Terris was born on January 11, 1941 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor, known for The Great Train Robbery (1978), Chaplin (1992) and Death of an Expert Witness (1983).

12. Dylan Barnes

Actor | The Herd

Dylan Barnes is a British character actor who has played lead roles in multiple award-winning films. Known for his versatility, Dylan is equally adept at playing malevolent villains or inspiring protagonists - often in difficult or challenging roles; he still remains to portray the coolest ...

13. Debbie Arnold

Actress | Miss Marple: The Body in the Library

Debbie Arnold has had an interesting and varied career. Daughter of impressionist Eddie Arnold she inherited his mimicry talents and her first job was impersonating Marilyn Monroe on Who Do You Do (1972) when she was 18 years old. She then turned her talents to acting but still used her "voices" to...

14. Gibb McLaughlin

Actor | Oliver Twist

Gibb McLaughlin was born on July 19, 1884 in Sunderland, Tyne-and-Wear, England as George McLoughlin. He was an actor, known for Oliver Twist (1948), The Farmer's Wife (1928) and Nell Gwyn (1926). He was married to Eleanor Morton. He died on June 30, 1961 in Kensington, London, England.

15. Alan Browning

Actor | Nana

Alan Browning was born on March 23, 1926 in Sunderland, Tyne-and-Wear, England as Alan Hastings Brown. He was an actor, known for Nana (1968), The Avengers (1961) and Julius Caesar (1970). He was married to Patricia Phoenix and Beryl A Bishop. He died on September 7, 1979 in Stockport, Cheshire, ...

16. Christine Norden

Actress | An Ideal Husband

Britain's first notorious post-war sex siren in films, the enticing, green-eyed blonde bombshell Christine Norden, was a singer and dancer who had been performing since her teens. The story goes that she was "discovered" by agents of the distinguished film mogul Sir Alexander Korda while waiting ...

17. Emeli Sandé

Soundtrack | Trance

Emeli Sandé was born on March 10, 1987 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England as Adele Emeli Sandé. She was previously married to Adam Gouraguine.

18. Mackenzie Sol

Actor | Trepidation

Mackenzie Sol was born on September 4, 2000 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England as Mackenzie Sol Williamson. He is an actor, known for Trepidation, Boys and Puppy Star Christmas (2018).

19. Chris Beattie

Actor | Purely Belter

Chris Beattie is a British actor who found fame in the hit feature film "Purely Belter" in 2000. Chris gained a major role in CBBC's Byker Grove, playing the character Joe Dakin for 3 years. He has also appeared in various short films and TV adverts in recent years. Chris is also a professional ...

20. Mike Elliot

Actor | Billy Elliot

Mike Elliot was born on July 17, 1946 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England. He was an actor, known for Billy Elliot (2000), Goal! The Dream Begins (2005) and Crocodile Shoes (1994). He died on December 23, 2014 in the UK.

21. Greg McLane

Actor | Purely Belter

Greg McLane was born in 1982 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor, known for Purely Belter (2000).

22. Kate Adie

Writer | Women of World War One

Kate Adie was born on September 19, 1945 in Sunderland, Tyne-and-Wear, England as Kathryn Adie. She is a writer, known for Women of World War One (2014), South Today (1961) and University Challenge (1962).

23. June Mitchell

Actress | The Bostonians

June Mitchell was born on June 30, 1933 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England as Elizabeth June Thornton. She was an actress, known for The Bostonians (1984), Never Look Back (1952) and Reluctant Heroes (1951). She was married to James Shipp. She died on August 2, 2009 in Kingston upon Thames, ...

25. David Wheatley

Director | The Magic Toyshop

David Wheatley was born on December 20, 1949 in Sunderland, Tyne-and-Wear, England. He is known for his work on The Magic Toyshop (1987), Hostages (1992) and Starhunter (2000). He died on April 5, 2009 in London, England.

26. Mark Brydon

Soundtrack | Batman & Robin

Mark Brydon was born on December 22, 1960 in Sunderland, Tyne-and-Wear, England as Mark Andrew Dean Brydon. He is married to Serena Evans. They have one child.

27. John Samuel Humble

Self | Born to Kill?

John Samuel Humble was born on January 8, 1956 in Sunderland, Tyne-and-Wear, England. He has been married to Anne Mason since 1990.

28. John Evans

Actor | Cracker

John Evans was born on August 19, 1995 in Sunderland, Tyne-and-Wear, England as John Harold Evans. He is an actor, known for Cracker (2006).

29. J. Gunnis Davis

Actor | Chastity

Joseph G Davis was born on December 21, 1873 in Sunderland, Tyne-and-Wear, England, UK into a theatrical family. His parents were Alfred and Janet Davis, Janet's maiden name being Gunnis.

The SS New York left Southampton on January 2, 1904 bound for New York, it arrived on January 10, 1904. On board...

30. Paul Meynell

Visual Effects | Reboot

Paul Meynell was born on July 25, 1988 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England. He is known for his work on Reboot (2013), The Wingless Bird (1997) and Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983).

31. Ernie Lotinga

Actor | Dr. Josser, K.C.

Ernie Lotinga was born on December 7, 1876 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England. He was an actor and writer, known for Dr. Josser, K.C. (1931), Love Up the Pole (1936) and Josser on the Farm (1934). He was married to Kathleen Barbor (performer) and Hetty King. He died on October 28, 1951 in London...

32. Emma Kilcoyne

Writer | Little Crackers

Emma Kilcoyne was born in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England. She is a writer and actress, known for Little Crackers (2010), Roger & Val Have Just Got In (2010) and Dogtown (2006).

33. Jay Mullen

Actor | Transition

Jay Mullen is an actor/screenwriter located in the North East of England.

Born Jason Michael Mullen on the 26th February 1982 at Sunderland Royal Hospital. Raised by mother Alison and father Danny. Jay grew up in Hylton Castle estate with siblings Dan and Janine.

When Jay turned 15 in his final year ...

35. Nancy Ray

Actress | The Mikado

Nancy Ray was born on October 10, 1889 in Sunderland, Tyne-and-Wear, England as Ann Priscilla Jenkins. She was an actress, known for The Mikado (1926). She was married to Charles Leslie. She died in 1978 in Northumberland, England.

36. Sean Landless

Actor | Gabriel & Me

Sean Landless was born in 1986 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor, known for Gabriel & Me (2001) and Danny and His Amazing Teeth (2002).

37. Gemma Dodsworth

Actress | The Sad Bear

Gemma Dodsworth was born on January 21, 2000 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England. She is an actress, known for The Sad Bear (2009) and Perfect to Begin (2007).

38. Bates Gill

Self | Charlie Rose

Booked in for peridontal treatment following Bill Gates launching Bing and scaring me back to smoking 40 a day.

Had stopped for five years and was happily laying hedges for a living, now am losing teeth, lung capacity, breath and bad lungs not to mention skin tone and smoke on the clothes and ...

39. Dick Arnall

Producer | Home Road Movies

Studied metallurgy at Queens College, Cambridge, where he began Britain's first animation festival.

41. Jamie Anderson

Director | The Coop

Jamie Anderson is an English screenwriter and director from Sunderland, Tyne and Wear. His directorial debut Id (2011), a dramatization of the Freudian structural model of the psyche, was showcased at several major festivals worldwide including BAFTA, Plus Camerimage, Creative Arts and Bradford ...

43. George Bellamy

Self | Just for Fun

George Bellamy was born on August 10, 1941 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England.

44. Stuart Airey

Self | Commonwealth Games

Stuart Airey was born on October 4, 1971 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England.

45. Alan Kennedy

Self | Match of the Eighties

Alan Kennedy was born on August 31, 1954 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England as Alan Phillip Kennedy.

47. George Henry Trader

Actor | Whoso Findeth a Wife

George Henry Trader was born in 1865 in Sunderland, Tyne-and-Wear, England. He was an actor, known for Whoso Findeth a Wife (1916). He was married to Gertrude Augarde. He died on March 12, 1951 in East Islip, Long Island, New York, USA.

48. Viv Warentz

Actress | Ted and Alice

Viv Warentz was born in 1947 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England as Vivien R Warentz. She is an actress, known for Ted and Alice (2002), Let Him Have It (1991) and Screen One (1985).

49. Ruth Ann Boyle

Self | Never Mind the Buzzcocks

Ruth Ann Boyle was born on April 26, 1970 in Sunderland, Tyne-and-Wear, England.

50. Adam Straughan

Actor | Tales from the Lodge

Adam Straughan was born on July 8, 1987 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor, known for Tales from the Lodge (2019).


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