Birth Place Matching "Chester, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Daniel Craig

Actor | Casino Royale

One of the British theatre's most famous faces, Daniel Craig, who waited tables as a struggling teenage actor with the National Youth Theatre, has gone on to star as James Bond in Casino Royale (2006), Quantum of Solace (2008), Skyfall (2012), Spectre (2015), and Bond 25 (2020).

He was born Daniel ...

2. Ronald Pickup

Actor | The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Ronald Pickup was born on June 7, 1940 in Chester, England as Ronald Alfred Pickup. He is an actor, known for The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011), Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010) and The Mission (1986). He has been married to Lans Traverse since August 9, 1964. They have two children.

3. Adrian Bower

Actor | Teachers

Adrian Bower was born on August 20, 1970 in Chester, Cheshire, England. He is an actor and producer, known for Teachers (2001), Dirty Filthy Love (2004) and The Last Kingdom (2015).

4. Emma Cunniffe

Actress | Poirot

Emma Cunniffe was born on July 3, 1973 in Chester, England. She is an actress, known for Poirot (1989), Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996) and Southcliffe (2013).

5. Raymond Coulthard

Actor | The Muppet Christmas Carol

Raymond Coulthard was born on September 3, 1968 in Chester, Cheshire, England as Raymond Anthony Coulthard. He is an actor, known for The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992), The English Patient (1996) and Hotel Babylon (2006).

6. Emily Booth

Actress | Doghouse

Emily has appeared extensively in UK television/film for decades, starting young as a presenter on popular video game review show 'Bitz' in 1999. This strong start to a career in presenting led on to landmark shows such as 'The Big Breakfast' before find her home more recently on The Horror Channel...

7. Julia Ford

Actress | Now Is Good

Julia Ford was born on August 7, 1963 in Chester, Cheshire, England. She is an actress and director, known for Now Is Good (2012), A Room for Romeo Brass (1999) and Jonathan Creek (1997).

8. John Steiner

Actor | Caligola

This tall, blond, thin British character actor portrayed some of the most memorable villains of Italian cinema during the 1970s and 1980s. Born in Cheshire county England in 1941, Steiner got his start in films after school with small parts in British productions. Among them was 'The Persecution ...

9. Basil Radford

Actor | The Lady Vanishes

Though thoroughly British, actor Basil Radford actually began his film career in a couple of US films. Born in Chester, England, he made his stage debut in 1922 and continued to focus on the theatre until director Alfred Hitchcock memorably teamed Radford with actor Naunton Wayne in one of his ...

10. Russ Abbot

Actor | Last of the Summer Wine

Russ Abbot was born on September 16, 1947 in Chester, Cheshire, England as Russell A. Roberts. He is an actor, known for Last of the Summer Wine (1973), Hotel Babylon (2006) and The Sarah Jane Adventures (2007). He has been married to Patricia A. Simpson since 1967. They have four children.

11. Malcolm Hebden

Actor | Coronation Street

Malcolm Hebden is an English television and stage actor known for his role as Norris Cole in the long-running ITV soap opera Coronation Street.

Hebden was born in Chester before his family moved to Burnley, Lancashire, three weeks later. He was educated at West Gate High School and began his career ...

12. Ian Thompson

Actor | The Big Spender

Ian Thompson was born on August 11, 1939 in Chester, Cheshire, England. He is an actor, known for The Big Spender (1965), Kidnapped (1956) and Poirot (1989).

13. Hugh Lloyd

Actor | You Rang, M'Lord?

Hugh Lloyd was born on April 22, 1923 in Chester, Cheshire, England as Hugh Lewis Lloyd. He was an actor and writer, known for You Rang, M'Lord? (1988), Doctor Who (1963) and Father Came Too! (1964). He was married to Shän Davies, Carole Wilkinson, Anne Rodgers and José Stewart. He died on July 14,...

14. Lee Latchford-Evans

Actor | The Rizen

Lee Latchford-Evans was born on January 28, 1975 in Chester, Cheshire, England as Lee Latchford Evans. He is an actor, known for The Rizen (2017), Ten Dead Men (2008) and Dead Ringer (2018).

15. Bob Mills

Writer | Christmas Lights

Bob Mills was born on June 30, 1957 in Chester, Cheshire, England as Robert Edward Mills. He is a writer and actor, known for Christmas Lights (2004), Northern Lights (2006) and Shameless (2004). He is married to Jan. They have two children.

16. Paul Barrett

Actor | Transporter 3

Born in Chester in the north of England, Paul spent his childhood in Iran. His most well known films were all produced by Luc Besson and include "Kiss of the Dragon", "Hitman" and "Transporter 3". He has just recently relocated to Los Angeles after 20 years of living in France. His passion is being...

17. Peter Elliott

Actor | Night of the Demon

Peter Elliott was born on September 21, 1920 in Chester-le-Street, Durham, England as Peter Ernest Elliott. He was an actor, known for Curse of the Demon (1957), The Avengers (1961) and BBC Play of the Month (1965). He died on February 3, 1975 in Hammersmith, London, England.

18. Tim Firth

Writer | Kinky Boots

Tim Firth began writing when he was eighteen on an Arvon Foundation course in Yorkshire, run by Willy Russell and Danny Hiller. After studying at Cambridge for three years, his first professional commissions were "Heartlands" for Chichester, directed by Sam Mendes, and "A Man of Letters" for the ...

19. Michael Owen

Self | Goal II: Living the Dream

Michael Owen was born on December 14, 1979 in Chester, England as Michael James Owen. He has been married to Louise Bonsall since June 24, 2005. They have four children.

21. Joseph Furnace

Actor | Shameless

Joseph Furnace was born on October 4, 1999 in Chester, England. He is an actor, known for Shameless (2004).

22. Philip Goodhew

Director | Another Life

Philip Goodhew was born in 1960 in Chester, Cheshire, England. He is an actor and director, known for Another Life (2001), Paper, Scissors, Stone. (2013) and Intimate Relations (1996).

23. Kate Henry

Actress | The Fourth Angel

Kate Henry was born in Chester, Wirral on September 9th, 1977, to an English mother and an Irish father.

After studying at The Oldershaw School and Birkehead 6th Form College on The Wirral, Kate decided to train professionally and gained a place on the Acting Studies degree course at The Arden ...

24. Lisa Downs

Producer | Life After Flash

Born in Chester, Lisa moved to Sydney, Australia at 10 years old where she ultimately completed her BA (Television Production) in the country town of Wagga Wagga. The next few years were spent working coordinating and editing travel documentaries with international documentary company Grainger ...

25. Dennis Davidson

Cloud Atlas

UK-born Dennis Davidson's first introduction to Public Relations came when he was recruited to the TV-Radio publicity department at the Associated British Picture Corporation (ABPC) Group in March 1968. Prior to that he had served as an assistant cinema manager, starting in his home town of Chester.

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26. Nigel Wooll

Producer | Willow

Nigel Wooll was born on October 23, 1941 in Chester, Cheshire, England as Edward Nigel Carlisle Wooll. He is an assistant director and producer, known for Willow (1988), G.I. Jane (1997) and Krull (1983).

27. Stephen Oliver

Soundtrack | The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!

On his father's side, he was the great-grandson of The Rev. William Boyd Carpenter (1841-1918), who was a court chaplain to Queen Victoria and the Bishop of Ripon. He was from a prominent family that produced many Church of England clergy.

28. Matt Barbet

Self | The Saturday Show

Matt Barbet was born on June 8, 1976 in Chester, Cheshire, England as Matthew Laurence Barbet.

29. Geoffrey Morris

Actor | Doctor Who

Geoffrey Morris was born on June 28, 1902 in Chester, Cheshire, England as Edward Geoffrey Ffoulkes-Morris. He was an actor, known for Doctor Who (1963), Jean's Plan (1946) and BBC Play of the Month (1965). He died on March 1, 1989 in Ealing, London, England.

30. Steve Farrell

Actor | Fluffy the English Vampire Slayer

Steve Farrell was born on March 22, 1980 in Chester, Cheshire, England. He is an actor, known for Fluffy the English Vampire Slayer (2001).

31. Peter Newbrook

Camera Department | Lawrence of Arabia

Peter Newbrook was born on June 29, 1920 in Chester, Cheshire, England as Peter Austin Harley Newbrook. He is known for his work on Lawrence of Arabia (1962), The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) and Gonks Go Beat (1964). He died on June 19, 2009 in Norwich, Norfolk, England.

33. Alex Harvey-Brown

Cinematographer | Under the Stars

Alex Harvey-Brown was born on December 19, 1989 in Chester, England as Alexander James Harvey-Brown. He is an actor and cinematographer, known for Under the Stars (2017), The Death of Stalin (2017) and Footprints in the Sand (2014).

34. Geoffrey Reed

Actor | The Avengers

Geoffrey Reed was born on November 14, 1921 in Chester, Cheshire, England as Geoffrey Hugh Reed. He was an actor, known for The Avengers (1961), Z Cars (1962) and The File of the Golden Goose (1969). He was married to Joan Francis. He died on September 5, 2008 in Bembridge, Isle of Wight, England.

35. Gary Turner

Actor | Hollyoaks: Let Loose

Gary Turner was born in 1968 in Chester, England. He is an actor, known for Hollyoaks: Let Loose (2005), Carrington (1995) and Run for Your Wife (2012).

36. Meryl Hampton

Actress | Life on Mars

Meryl Hampton was born on August 26, 1952 in Chester, Cheshire, England. She is an actress, known for Life on Mars (2006), Casualty 1909 (2009) and Prey (2014).

37. Jeff Green

Writer | Jo Brand Through the Cakehole

Jeff Green was born on February 23, 1964 in Chester, Cheshire, England. He is a writer and producer, known for Jo Brand Through the Cakehole (1993), Lee Evans: Wired and Wonderful - Live at Wembley (2002) and Greg Fleet: Thai Die (2012).

38. Martin Tyler

Actor | Mike Bassett: England Manager

Martin Tyler was born on September 14, 1945 in Chester, Cheshire, England. He is known for his work on Mike Bassett: England Manager (2001), Goal! The Dream Begins (2005) and Hearts & Minds (2009).

39. Randle Ayrton

Actor | The Manxman

Randle Ayrton born in Chester in 1869. Educated at Geneva University. became a highly well-known performer in classical theatre, making his acting debut at the Old Avenue Theatre in London in 1890, and has been successful in London's West End and in America until the late 1930's. sophisticated ...

40. Fletcher Lightfoot

Actor | Quatermass and the Pit

Fletcher Lightfoot was born on October 14, 1883 in Chester, Cheshire, England as Marcus Fletcher Rhodes Lightfoot. He was an actor, known for Quatermass and the Pit (1958), The Lure of the Atlantic (1929) and The Accursed (1957). He died on February 24, 1969 in Hampstead, London, England.

41. Steven Cousins

Actor | On Edge

Steven Cousins was born on May 24, 1972 in Chester, England. Already in his career, Steven has been the 8 time British Men's Figure Skating Champion, 8 time World Competitor, and 3 time Olympic Competitor. Steven's most noted achievement (at the moment!) is that he is the first Britain to ever land...

42. Robin Gregory

Sound Department | Outland

Robin Gregory was born in 1936 in Chester, Cheshire, England as Robin Marshall Gregory. He is known for his work on Outland (1981), Blow-Up (1966) and The Wicker Man (1973). He was married to Yingnapa Phichainuj. He died in 2004 in Truro, Cornwall, England.

43. Helen Modern

Actress | Wire in the Blood

Helen Modern was born and raised in North Wales until moving to the North West of England at the age of 11. As well as attending mainstream school, Helen attended The Players Drama School. She performed in various musical theatre productions during her time there, but was specifically remembered ...

44. Naomi Kamanga

Actress | Brookside

Naomi Kamanga was born in 1986 in Chester, Cheshire, England. She is an actress, known for Brookside (1982).

46. Leonard Cheshire

Self | This Is Your Life

Leonard Cheshire was born on September 7, 1917 in Chester, Cheshire, England. He died on July 31, 1992 in Suffolk, England.

47. Marc Parry

Actor | Coronation Street

Marc Parry was born on February 8, 1976 in Chester, Cheshire, England. He is an actor, known for Coronation Street (1960), Emmerdale Farm (1972) and Dementamania (2013).

48. Felix Evans

Costume Department | The Avengers

49. Graham Roberts

Actor | A Taste of Honey

Graham Roberts was born on October 10, 1929 in Chester, Cheshire, England. He is known for his work on A Taste of Honey (1961), Lizzie Dripping (1973) and The Lion, the Witch, & the Wardrobe (1988). He was married to Yvonne Robert and Kate Matheson. He died on October 28, 2004 in York, ...

50. Alex Sanderson

Self | Dieux du stade: Le making of du calendrier 2006

Alex Sanderson was born on October 7, 1979 in Chester, England.


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