Birth Place Matching "ilford" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Maggie Smith

Actress | Gosford Park

One of the world's most famous and distinguished actresses, Dame Maggie Smith was born Margaret Natalie Smith in Essex. Her Scottish mother, Margaret (Hutton), worked as a secretary, and her English father, Nathaniel Smith, was a teacher at Oxford University. Smith has been married twice: to actor ...

2. Jane Leeves

Actress | Frasier

Jane Leeves has made her mark in the entertainment world, acting in television, theater, and film over the past 20 years.

She is most famous for her role as "Daphne" in the award-winning show Frasier (1993). Leeves played one of the five main characters of the sitcom, a live-in physical therapist ...

3. Sean Maguire

Actor | Once Upon a Time

Sean was born on 18 April 1976 in Ilford, Essex, England. He made his acting debut at the age of five in Voyage Around My Father with Sir Laurence Olivier. Many TV roles for UK television followed including Tegs in Grange Hill, Aiden Brosnan in EastEnders, Marty in Dangerfield and Lee in Sunburn (...

4. Tamzin Outhwaite

Actress | EastEnders

Tamzin Outhwaite was born on November 5, 1970 in Ilford, Essex, England as Tamzin Maria Outhwaite. She is an actress, known for EastEnders (1985), Hotel Babylon (2006) and Cassandra's Dream (2007). She was previously married to Tom Ellis.

5. David Cubitt

Actor | Medium

Born in England to a Dutch mother and British father, Cubitt was six months old when his family moved to Vancouver. While attending university, he worked on a cable music video show called Night Vision, performing in comedic sketch segments. Cubitt describes this experience as "the beginning of his...

6. Georgina Hale

Actress | Mahler

Georgina Hale is an accomplished stage actress who has made many memorable forays in cinema. Most notably in the films of Ken Russell including her performance as Alma Mahler, in a wonderful and visually rich biopic on the composer Mahler (1974) which she won a BAFTA (British Academy Award) for. ...

7. Victor Maddern

Actor | Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

Victor Maddern was born on March 16, 1928 in Seven Kings, Ilford, Essex, England as Victor Jack Maddern. He was an actor, known for Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968), Four Desperate Men (1959) and Dunkirk (1958). He was married to Joan Neuville. He died on June 22, 1993 in London, England.

8. Julie Fernandez

Actress | The Office

Julie Fernandez was born on May 30, 1974 in Ilford, Essex, England. She is an actress and producer, known for The Office (2001), Eldorado (1992) and Killer Bitch (2010).

9. Ken Campbell

Actor | Creep

Ken Campbell was born on December 10, 1941 in Ilford, Essex, England. He was an actor and writer, known for Creep (2004), A Fish Called Wanda (1988) and Law & Order (1978). He was married to Prunella Gee. He died on August 31, 2008 in Epping Forest, Essex.

10. Noel Edmonds

Writer | Noel's House Party

Many people are quick to ridicule Noel Edmonds, yet he has consistently been a ratings winner for the BBC.

Noel started life as a radio DJ having stints on Radio Luxembourg, pirate radio stations and then BBC's Radio 1. It was whilst serving at Radio 1 that he gained a huge fan base and his shows ...

11. Lee Nicholas Harris

Tomb Raider

Lee Nicholas Harris was born on September 4, 1962 in Ilford, Essex, England. He is known for his work on Tomb Raider (2018), The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017) and World War Z (2013).

12. Keith Hamshere

Camera Department | Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow

Keith Hamshere was born on January 1, 1946 in Ilford, Essex, England. He is known for his work on Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004), GoldenEye (1995) and Willow (1988).

13. Louise Wener

Soundtrack | Trainspotting

Louise Wener was born on July 30, 1967 in Gants Hill, Ilford, Essex, England as Louise Jane Wener. She is an actress and writer, known for Trainspotting (1996), Husk and Get Real (1998).

14. Sophie Lawrence

Actress | EastEnders

Sophie Lawrence was born on June 12, 1972 in Ilford, Essex, England as Sophie Louisa Lawrence. She is an actress, known for EastEnders (1985), Die Wächter (1986) and Mystery!: Cadfael (1994).

15. Jenny Powell

Actress | Lemon La Vida Loca

Jenny Powell was born on April 8, 1968 in Ilford, Essex, England. She is an actress, known for Lemon La Vida Loca (2012), Stars in Their Eyes (1990) and Celebrity Wrestling (2005). She was previously married to Toby Baxendale.

16. Linda James

Actress | The Gnomes of Dulwich

Linda James was born in Ilford, Essex, England as Linda M. James. She is known for her work on The Gnomes of Dulwich (1969), Tears Before Bedtime (1983) and Keeping Up Appearances (1990). She has been married to Michael Knowles since 1964. They have two children.

17. John Beard

Production Designer | The Lady in the Van

18. Howard Atherton

Cinematographer | Deep Rising

Howard Atherton was born on August 12, 1947 in Ilford, Essex, England as Howard William Atherton. He is known for his work on Deep Rising (1998), Bad Boys (1995) and Black Rain (1989).

19. Annette Robertson

Actress | The Flower of Gloster

Annette Robertson was born in 1940 in Ilford, Essex, England. She is an actress, known for The Flower of Gloster (1967), Doctor Who (1963) and Germinal (1970). She was previously married to John Hurt.

20. Peter Scott

Actor | Billy Bunter of Greyfriars School

Peter Scott was born on April 14, 1932 in Ilford, Essex, England. He is an actor, known for Billy Bunter of Greyfriars School (1952), The Browning Version (1949) and Wall of Death (1951).

21. Peter Symonds

Actor | Callan

Peter Symonds was born in 1942 in Ilford, Essex, England. He is an actor and writer, known for Callan (1974), ChuckleVision (1987) and Poirot (1989).

22. Derek Martinus

Director | Blake's 7

Derek Martinus was born on April 4, 1931 in Ilford, Essex, England as Derek Buitenhuis. He is known for his work on Blake's 7 (1978), Doctor Who (1963) and Quick Before They Catch Us (1966). He was married to Eivor. He died on March 27, 2014 in the UK.

23. Jet Black

Soundtrack | Hardcore Henry

Jet Black was born on August 26, 1948 in Ilford, Essex, England as Brian Duffy. He is an actor, known for Hardcore Henry (2015), Mystery Men (1999) and Killer Elite (2011).

24. Jean Fennell

Actress | Further and Particular

Jean Fennell was born on June 29, 1951 in Ilford, Essex, England as Jean Carole Fennell. She was an actress, known for Further and Particular (1988). She died on April 26, 2011 in Bloomsbury, London, England.

25. Kathy Kirby

Music Department | Adam Adamant Lives!

Kathy achieved national prominence in the U.K. as a resident singer, on the British TV series, Stars and Garters (1963). Signed to Decca records, she had several hit singles, scoring her first Top 20 smash hit with Dance On, a chart topper by the British Group, The Shadows from earlier that year. ...

26. Andrew Osborn

Producer | BBC Sunday-Night Theatre

Andrew Osborn was born on April 9, 1910 in Ilford, Essex, England as Andrew Frank Charles Osborn Smith. He was a producer and actor, known for BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950), When the Boat Comes In (1976) and The Common Room (1958). He died on March 11, 1985 in Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, ...

27. Charles Stapley

Actor | The Adventures of Robin Hood

Charles Stapley was born on July 23, 1925 in Ilford, Essex, England as Charles Henry Stapley. He was an actor, known for The Adventures of Robin Hood (1955), BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950) and Five Names for Johnny (1957). He was married to Lynn Furlong and Nan Winton. He died on January 8, 2011 ...

28. Raymond Baxter

Actor | Q5

Raymond Baxter was born on January 25, 1922 in Ilford, Essex, England as Raymond Frederic Baxter. He was an actor and writer, known for Q6 (1969), BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950) and Pantomania, or It Was Never Like This (1955). He was married to Sylvia Kathryn Johnson. He died on September 15, ...

29. Eva Hart

Self | In Search of...

Eva Hart was born on January 31, 1905 in Ilford, Essex, England as Eva Miriam Hart. She is known for her work on In Search of... (1976), People's Century: 1900-1999 (1995) and Titanica (1992). She died on February 14, 1996 in London, England.

30. Alistair Duncan

Actor | Home and Away

Alistair Duncan was born in 1926 in Ilford, Essex, England. He was an actor, known for Home and Away (1988), Around the World in Eighty Days (1972) and A Season in Hell (1964). He died on August 3, 2005 in Woy Woy, New South Wales, Australia.

31. Bob Cuff

Visual Effects | The Princess Bride

1952 After four years at the Camberwell School of Art, he was hired as trainee Matte painter by Vincent Korda. (The Matte Department was then called the Special Effects Department). Wally Veevers was Head of Department and his name appeared on most credits (usual practice at the time). He left ...

32. Nigel Benn

Self | Le Champion

Nigel Benn was born on January 22, 1964 in Ilford, Essex, England as Nigel Gregory Benn. He is known for his work on Le Champion (2019), I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here! (2002) and Ringside (2013). He has been married to Caroline Jackson since September 4, 1996. He was previously married to ...

34. Rodney Burke

Actor | Hawkeye and the Last of the Mohicans

Rodney Burke was born on July 13, 1932 in Ilford, Essex, England as Rodney Bunker. He is an actor, known for Hawkeye and the Last of the Mohicans (1957), The Adventures of Ben Gunn (1958) and High Hell (1958).

35. Peter R. Newman

Writer | Yesterday's Enemy

Peter R. Newman was born on June 4, 1926 in Ilford, Essex, England as Peter Richard Newman. He is known for his work on Yesterday's Enemy (1959), Doctor Who (1963) and The Savage Guns (1962). He died on February 22, 1975 in London, England.

36. Dick Fiddy

Writer | Not the Nine O'Clock News

Dick Fiddy was born on July 21, 1953 in Ilford, Essex, England as Richard Fiddy. He is known for his work on Not the Nine O'Clock News (1979), The Ballad of Johnny Vanguard (1986) and 'Dad's Army' & Beyond: The Frank Williams Story (2008).

37. David Grineau

Doctor Who

David Grineau was born in 1941 in Ilford, Essex, England. He is an actor, known for Doctor Who (1963).

38. Nina Bawden

Writer | The Solitary Child

Nina Bawden was born on January 19, 1925 in Ilford, Essex, England as Nina Mary Mabey. She was a writer, known for The Solitary Child (1958), On the Run (1971) and The Peppermint Pig (1977). She was married to Austen Kark and Harry Bawden. She died on August 22, 2012 in London, England.

39. Paul Ince

Self | Gazzetta Football Italia

Paul Ince was born on October 21, 1967 in Ilford, Essex, England as Paul Emerson Carlyle Ince. He is known for his work on Gazzetta Football Italia (1992), 1996 UEFA European Football Championship (1996) and Match of the Day (1964).

40. Jean Channon

Actress | Biography

Jean Channon was born on May 16, 1933 in Ilford, Essex, England as Jean Margaret Watt. She was an actress, known for Biography (1970), Emergency-Ward 10 (1957) and Public Eye (1965). She died on May 28, 2007 in Pinner, Middlesex, England.

41. Paul Imbusch

Actor | Personal Services

Paul Imbusch was born on November 8, 1926 in Ilford, Essex, England as Paul Francis Imbusch. He was an actor, known for Personal Services (1987), Prometheus: The Life of Balzac (1975) and Love in a Cold Climate (1980). He died on February 15, 2011 in Kensington, London, England.

42. Maurice Newman

Self | Chris Smith & Friends

Maurice Newman was born on April 20, 1938 in Ilford, Essex, England as Maurice Lionel Newman. He is known for his work on Chris Smith & Friends (2020), Outsiders (2016) and Credlin (2017). He has been married to Jeanette since 1994. He was previously married to Valma Peterson.

44. Dillan Gandhi

Producer | Altered Steps

Dillan Gandhi was born on June 7, 1988 in Ilford, Essex, England. He is a producer and actor, known for Altered Steps (2005), The Butterfly Tattoo (2009) and Her Mother's Eyes (2009).

45. Keith Nichols

Soundtrack | The Prestige

Keith Nichols was born on February 13, 1945 in Ilford, England. He is known for his work on The Prestige (2006), Shanghai Noon (2000) and Mesrine: Killer Instinct (2008). He died on January 21, 2021 in London, England.

46. Neville Heath

Neville Heath was born on June 6, 1917 in Ilford, Essex, England as Neville George Clevely Heath. He died on October 16, 1946 in Pentonville Prison, London, England.

47. Ursula Hughes

Actress | Inheritance

Ursula Hughes was born on June 18, 1898 in Ilford, Essex, England as Clarice Ursula Hughes. She was an actress, known for Inheritance (1920). She died on December 21, 1990 in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England.

48. Patricia Regan

Actress | Home Tonight

Patricia Regan was born in 1939 in Ilford, Essex, England as Patricia Ann Regan. She is an actress, known for Home Tonight (1961), The Bacchae (1962) and Emergency-Ward 10 (1957). She has been married to Henley Thomas since 1961.

49. Kenny Ball

Soundtrack | Live It Up!

Kenny Ball was born on May 22, 1930 in Ilford, Essex, England as Kenneth Daniel Ball. He was married to Michelle Wilde and Betty Tracey. He died on March 7, 2013 in Basildon, Essex.

50. Graham Austin

Actor | Beached

Through studying photography Graham picked up a very strong interest in the moving image, meeting David Walker while at University prompted David to cast Graham in his University project films.

Graham has had various roles within the Documentary Television business and most recently at Arrow Media ...


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