Birth Place Matching "Bedfordshire, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Ben Whishaw
Actor | Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
Proclaimed by many critics as one of the best young actors of his generation, Benjamin John Whishaw was born in Clifton, Bedfordshire, to Linda (Hope), who works in cosmetics, and Jose Whishaw, who works in information technology. He has a twin brother, James. He is of French, German, Russian (...
2. Emily Atack
Actress | Outside Bet
Emily Atack is a UK actress best known for comedy, she has appeared in numerous projects for TV, stage and screen. In 2016 Emily played Daphne in the movie reprise of Dad's Army alongside Bill Nighy and Toby Jones. In 2017 Emily will star in film Lies We Tell starring Gabriel Byrne and Harvey ...
4. Colin Salmon
Actor | Resident Evil
Colin Salmon is one of Britain's most renowned actors. With a bold voice and posture, Colin makes his characters a favorite among audiences for every role he plays. He made his feature debut as Sgt. Robert Oswald in the British mega-hit mini-series Prime Suspect 2 (1992), which gave him much ...
Actress | The Young and the Restless
Emily O'Brien was born on May 28, 1985 in Bedfordshire, England. She is a three-time Daytime Emmy-nominated actress and writer, known for herfive-year series regular role on The Young and the Restless (1973), Pernicious (2014) and the voice of Y'Shtola in Fainaru fantajî XIV: Shinsei eoruzea ...
Actor | The Italian Job
The son of a solicitor, British character actor John Le Mesurier attended public school in Dorset, England, before embarking on a career in law. However, acting was his true calling, and at age 20, with his parents' approval, he began his acting career by studying drama at the Fay Compton School of...
9. John Badham
Director | WarGames
English-born "Army brat" John Badham is the son of English actress Mary Hewitt and the stepson of an American Army general. Raised in Alabama and schooled at Yale, he cut his teeth producing and directing for TV before making his feature debut with The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor ...
11. Ronnie Barker
Actor | Porridge
Ronnie Barker's remarkable versatility as a performer can be traced back to his time in repertory theatre, where he was able to play a wide range of roles and develop his talent for accents, voices and verbal dexterity. It was during this time that he met Glenn Melvyn, who taught him how to stammer ...
13. Sam Gittins
Actor | Obey
Sam Gittins is a BRIT school graduate, born in Luton, and raised in south London. He has been working professionally as an Actor since the age of Eighteen. Sam has received a host of acclaim from his industry for his work within Television and Film. Including a "Best Actor" award in the Southampton...
14. Michael Cronin
Actor | The Wolfman
Michael Cronin is now forging a career as a children's author, his first novel was entitled "Against the Day" (1998) and subsequently has written two further books including "Through the Night" a sequel to his 1998 work. A noted performer on the stage he is probably best remembered as the fiery P.E...
15. Imogen Gurney
Actress | Safe
Imogen was born in Dunstable, Bedfordshire, but now lives near London with her parents. She's recently completed her A levels in History, Film Studies and Drama and is currently undertaking an online History course with Oxford University studying Henry VIII. She has recently been filming in Norfolk...
20. Kate Lansbury
Actress | EverAfter
Kate Lansbury trained at the Central School of Speech and Drama from 1958 to 1961. A very talented character actress, she excelled in the final year production of "Under Milk Wood". After leaving the Central School she went on tour with Rex Harrison and then pursued a career in both the theatre and...
21. Joanna Dunham
Actress | Van der Valk
Joanna Dunham was born on May 6, 1936 in Luton, Bedfordshire, England as Joanna Elizabeth Dunham. She was an actress, known for Van der Valk (1972), The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) and BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950). She was married to Reggie Oliver and Henry A. Osborne. She died on November ...
22. Martin Bayfield
Actor | Wrath of the Titans
Martin Bayfield was born on December 21, 1966 in Bedford, Bedfordshire, England as Martin Christopher Bayfield. He is known for his work on Wrath of the Titans (2012), Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002) and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011).
26. David Renwick
Writer | Jonathan Creek
David Peter Renwick (born 4 September 1951) is an English television writer, best known for creation of the sitcom One Foot in the Grave (1990) and the mystery series Jonathan Creek (1997).
Before beginning his full-time comedy writing career, he worked as a journalist on his home town newspaper, ...
27. Dale Branston
Actor | Beauty and the Beast
Dale Branston is an Actor, known for Beauty And The Beast (2017), Jerry Springer - The Opera (TV Movie/Stage), Hackers (Movie), Starlight Express (Stage), Zorro - The Musical (Stage), The Woman In White (Stage), Love Never Dies (Stage) and comes from a background of Youth Opera and professional ...
30. Arthur Hailey
Writer | Airport
Born April 5, 1920 in Luton, England, Arthur Hailey decided to become a full-time author in 1956 following the success of his original television drama Encounter: Flight Into Danger (1956). For the next few years, he wrote teleplays for such legendary dramatic series as Playhouse 90 (1956), Kraft ...
31. Chris Barber
Production Designer | Greyhawk
Chris Barber was born in Luton to an English mother and Kenyan father of Gujarati Indian descent. After completing a BA Hons Philosophy degree at the U.E.A in 2004, Chris studied art direction for film at Pinewood Studios tutored by Terry Ackland-Snow, the Art Director of Aliens (1986), Batman (...
32. Alison Seebohm
Actress | A Hard Day's Night
Alison Seebohm was born on May 5, 1939 in Luton, Bedfordshire, England as Alison Patricia Seebohm. She was an actress, known for A Hard Day's Night (1964), The Avengers (1961) and Murder Most Foul (1964). She was married to Frank Cvitanovich and Ray Austin. She died in February 2015 in England.
37. Naomi Plaskitt
Actress | Wedding Group
Naomi Plaskitt was born on November 30, 1913 in Bedford, Bedfordshire, England as Naomi Merlith Plaskitt. She was an actress, known for Wrath of Jealousy (1936), Highland Fling (1936) and Best of British (1998). She was married to Alastair Sim. She died on August 3, 1999 in Henley-on-Thames, ...
44. Phil Clarke
Following many years working at the coal face of film with the cream of cinema on such pictures as Sleepy Hollow, Enigma and two of the biggest box-office franchises: Star Wars and Harry Potter, Phil dove headlong into the world of writing.
Starting with screenplays, he was fortunate enough to ...
46. Dave Armstrong
Camera Department | Captain America: The First Avenger
Director at Gripstrong Ltd City and Guilds Advanced Level 3 Grip 15 yrs experience in Feature Films, Commercials, Live TV and the odd Drama UK Based and Available Worldwide Diary Service : Exec Management Bectu Grips Branch Member Access to full range of equipment and equipment facilities Hard work...
48. Lewis Alexander
Actor | Premiere
British bit player Lewis Alexander was born Herbert Alexander Lewis on August 27, 1910 in Bedford, Bedfordshire, England. Lewis first began popping up in both films and TV shows alike in uncredited minor parts in the mid-1960's. A distinguished looking gentleman with a noble bearing and a neatly ...
49. Stuart Lindsell
Actor | Fanny by Gaslight
Stuart Lindsell was born on July 18, 1892 in Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, England as Reginald Stuart Lindsell. He was an actor, known for Man of Evil (1944), Passport to Pimlico (1949) and The Blue Lagoon (1949). He died on July 9, 1969 in Kensington, London, England.