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" (1993-2004). Leeves played one of the five main characters of the sitcom, a live-in caretaker hired...

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 | Ali

David Cubitt stars with Naomi Watts and Oliver Platt in feature film Shut In, released in early 2016 and he was seen in Showtime's hit series Ray Donovan.

Recently Cubitt caught the eye of Roland Emmerich and was cast opposite Jonathan Rhys Meyers in feature film Stonewall, which will be premiering ...

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 I'm All Right Jack (1959). He was married to Joan Neuville. He died on June 22, 1993 in London, England.

8. 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.

9. 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).

10. Peter Symonds

Actor | Lawless Heart

Peter Symonds was born in 1942 in Ilford, Essex, England. He is an actor and writer, known for Lawless Heart (2001), Callan (1974) and ChuckleVision (1987).

11. 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 ...

12. 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).

13. 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), Willow (1988) and GoldenEye (1995).

14. John Beard

Production Designer | The Lady in the Van

15. 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).

16. Louise Wener

Soundtrack | Trainspotting

Louise Wener was born on July 30, 1967 in Gants Hill, Ilford, Essex, England as Louise Jane Wener.

17. 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), Waiting for God (1990) and Keeping Up Appearances (1990). She has been married to Michael Knowles since 1964. They have two children.

18. 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 Gimme 5 (1992). She was previously married to Toby Baxendale.

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. 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 Fatal Attraction (1987).

21. 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 ...

22. 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. ...

23. 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, ...

24. 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.

25. Jet Black

Soundtrack | Hardcore Henry

Jet Black was born on August 26, 1948 in Ilford, Essex, England as Brian Duffy.

26. 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.

27. Eva Hart

Self | In Search of...

Eva Hart was born on January 31, 1905 in Ilford, Essex, England as Eva Miriam Hart. She died on February 14, 1996 in London, England.

28. Nigel Benn

Self | Le Champion

Nigel Benn was born on January 22, 1964 in Ilford, Essex, England as Nigel Gregory Benn. He has been married to Caroline Jackson since September 4, 1996. He was previously married to Sharon Crowley.

29. Rodney Burke

Actor | The Adventures of Ben Gunn

Rodney Burke was born on July 13, 1932 in Ilford, Essex, England. He is an actor, known for The Adventures of Ben Gunn (1958), High Hell (1958) and A Question of Infidelity (1958).

30. Bob Cuff

Visual Effects | The Adventures of Baron Munchausen

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 ...

31. 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), Family Money (1996) and On the Run (1971). She was married to Austen Kark and Harry Bawden. She died on August 22, 2012 in London, England.

32. 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, ...

33. Richard Littlejohn

Self | Wanted

Richard Littlejohn was born in Ilford, Essex, England.

34. 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).

35. 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.

36. Keith Nichols

Soundtrack | The Prestige

Keith Nichols was born on February 13, 1945 in Ilford, England. He died on January 21, 2021 in London, England.

37. John Boardman

Self | Art of the Western World

John Boardman was born on August 20, 1927 in Ilford, England.

38. Kenny Ball

Soundtrack | Waking Up in Reno

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.

39. Paul Ince

Self | Gazzetta Football Italia

Paul Ince was born on October 21, 1967 in Ilford, Essex, England as Paul Emerson Carlyle Ince.

40. Alan Crouch

Actor | Best of Friends

Alan Crouch was born on October 27, 1932 in Ilford, Essex, England. He is an actor, known for Best of Friends (1963) and The Sword in the Web (1962).

41. David Grineau

Doctor Who

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

42. 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.

44. 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), 'Dad's Army' & Beyond: The Frank Williams Story (2008) and Don't Quote Me (1990).

45. Dudley Singleton

Actor | No Hiding Place

Dudley Singleton was born on July 12, 1944 in Ilford, Essex, England as Dudley Ronald Singleton. He is an actor, known for No Hiding Place (1959), Dixon of Dock Green (1955) and The Honey Siege (1959).

46. 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), Play for Today (1970) and Public Eye (1965). She died on May 28, 2007 in Pinner, Middlesex, England.

47. 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.

48. Anton Gill

Writer | Emmerdale Farm

British author and historian. He was formerly a TV scriptwriter. He sometimes writes under the pseudonym Oliver Bowden.

49. Paul Imbusch

Actor | Great Performances

Paul Imbusch was born on November 8, 1926 in Ilford, Essex, England as Paul Francis Imbusch. He was an actor, known for Great Performances (1971), 99-1 (1994) and Prometheus: The Life of Balzac (1975). He died on February 15, 2011 in Kensington, London, England.

50. Maurice Newman

Self | Chris Smith & Friends

Maurice Newman was born on April 20, 1938 in Ilford, Essex, England as Maurice Lionel Newman. He has been married to Jeanette since 1994. He was previously married to Valma Peterson.


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