Birth Place Matching "Lanarkshire, Scotland" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Ian Bannen

Actor | Waking Ned

Scottish character actor and occasional leading man who enlivened scores of fine films in Britain and America. His father was a lawyer in a small town in Lanarkshire. Bannen served in the army and attended Ratcliffe College, Leicestershire. His first acting role came in a 1947 Dublin production of ...

2. Andrew Keir

Actor | Rob Roy

The character actor Andrew Keir (originally Andrew Buggy) was born in 1926 in the coal-mining town of Shotts in Lanarkshire, Scotland, and raised there with his five brothers John, Tom, Michael, Patrick, and Hugh and his sister Maggie. The son of a coal miner, Keir worked in the coal mines from age...

3. Mark Millar

Writer | Kingsman: The Secret Service

Multi award-winning writer Mark Millar has revamped the X-Men, broke Spider-Man sales records, brought the Fantastic Four into the 21st Century and made Superman a communist. He is also the writer of the US industry's biggest-selling comic book of the past decade, Marvel's Civil War, published in ...

4. Carly Steel

Actress | Mortdecai

Carly Steel was born on August 21, 1982 in Lanarkshire, Scotland as Carly Jane Steel. She is an actress, known for Mortdecai (2015), Unstoppable (2010) and Zoe Gone (2014).

5. James MacPherson

Actor | Taggart

James MacPherson was born on March 18, 1960 in Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He is an actor, known for Taggart (1983), The Bill (1984) and The Scots Detective (2000). He has been married to Jacqueline since 1986. They have three children.

6. Dee Hepburn

Actress | Gregory's Girl

Dee Hepburn was born on November 7, 1961 in Airdrie, Lanarkshire, Scotland. She is an actress, known for Gregory's Girl (1980), Maggie (1981) and The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1978). She is married to Dewar Docherty. She was previously married to Neil Rossiter.

7. Jack Bruce

Soundtrack | True Lies

Jack Bruce was born on May 14, 1943 in Bishopbriggs, Lanarkshire, Scotland as John Symon Asher Bruce. He was married to Margrit Seyffer and Janet Godfrey. He died on October 25, 2014 in Bures, Suffolk, England.

8. Gay Hamilton

Actress | Barry Lyndon

Gay Hamilton was born on April 29, 1943 in Lanarkshire, Scotland. She is an actress, known for Barry Lyndon (1975), A Challenge for Robin Hood (1967) and Space: 1999 (1975).

9. John Higgins

Self | UK Championship Snooker

John Higgins was born on May 18, 1975 in Wishaw, North Lanarkshire, Scotland. He has been married to Denise Higgins since 2000. They have three children.

10. Grant Harrold

Actor | Rip Off Britain

Grant Harrold, 'The Royal Butler' and 'Defender of Etiquette', has been described as 'Britain's Etiquette Expert' and 'One of Europe's Top Guru's on Etiquette' (EasyJet) due to his background and teaching on the subject for almost 20 years. Grant is a former butler and member of the Royal Household...

11. Caroline Ashley

Actress | Take the High Road

Caroline Ashley was born on March 4, 1958 in Lanark, Lanarkshire, Scotland as Caroline Smith. She is an actress, known for Take the High Road (1980).

12. Tom Steele

Stunts | The Blues Brothers

Tom Steele was born on June 12, 1909 in Carluke, Lanarkshire, Scotland as Thomas Skeoch. He is known for his work on The Blues Brothers (1980), Scarface (1983) and Zombies of the Stratosphere (1952). He died on October 30, 1990 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

13. Teri Lally

Actress | Restless Natives

Teri Lally was born on April 21, 1961 in Coatbridge, Lanarkshire, Scotland as Teresa Lally. She is an actress, known for Restless Natives (1985), Comfort and Joy (1984) and Take the High Road (1980). She is married to Scott Ferguson. They have one child.

14. Una McLean

Actress | The Master of Ballantrae

Una McLean was born on May 1, 1930 in Strathaven, Lanarkshire, Scotland as Agnes Green McLean. She is an actress, known for The Master of Ballantrae (1962), The Debt Collector (1999) and Strictly Sinatra (2001). She was previously married to Russell Hunter and Roy Boutcher.

15. Jim Scott

Assistant Director | Shadow of the Hawk

Jim Scott was born on March 2, 1934 in Lanark, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He is an actor and assistant director, known for Shadow of the Hawk (1976), Marie Ann (1978) and The Wrong Box (1966). He is married to Joanne Scott. They have three children.

16. Jane Aird

Actress | BBC Sunday-Night Theatre

Jane Aird was born on July 12, 1910 in Dalziel, Lanarkshire, Scotland as Jane Kerr MacDonald. She was an actress, known for BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950), X the Unknown (1956) and Enemy from Space (1957). She was married to Guy Rolfe. She died on May 26, 1979 in Camden, London, England.

17. Sean Scanlan

Actor | Airline

Sean Scanlan was born on August 18, 1948 in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He was an actor, known for Airline (1982), The Tales of Para Handy (1994) and Casualty (1986). He was married to Barbara Rafferty. He died on April 17, 2017 in Glasgow.

18. Wylie Watson

Actor | The 39 Steps

Diminutive Scottish character player with trademark neatly-trimmed moustache, upturned at the ends, who began as a juvenile soprano vocalist in the late 1890's with a family variety act. At one time he performed 15 times daily at a waxworks ! Watson didn't start in films until 1929, when '...

19. Laurie Brett

Actress | EastEnders

Laurie Brett was born and raised in Hamilton, Scotland on 28 March 1969. She toured with a travelling circus in Mexico and Central America with Circo Magico and studied at the London Studio Centre. She starred in fringe productions and made her television debut in "London's Burning" (as an office ...

20. Gordon Reid

Actor | The Others

Gordon Reid was born on September 6, 1939 in Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He was an actor, known for The Others (2001), Mansfield Park (1999) and Doctor Who (1963). He died on November 26, 2003 in London, England.

21. Tom Harvey

Actor | Dealing: Or the Berkeley-to-Boston Forty-Brick Lost-Bag Blues

Tom Harvey was born in 1924 in Coatbridge, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He was an actor, known for Dealing: Or the Berkeley-to-Boston Forty-Brick Lost-Bag Blues (1972), Strange Brew (1983) and On Camera (1954). He died on January 14, 2014 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

22. Sandy McDonald

Self | Ready, Steady, Cook

Sandy McDonald was born on November 5, 1937 in Bishopbriggs, Lanarkshire, Scotland as Alexander McDonald. He was an actor, known for Ready, Steady, Cook (1994), Doctor Who Confidential (2005) and National Television Awards (2015). He was married to Essdale Helen McLeod. He died on March 17, 2016 in...

23. Kevin Quinn

Actor | Ae Fond Kiss...

Kevin Quinn was born on October 9, 1986 in Coatbridge, North Lanarkshire, Scotland. He is an actor, known for Ae Fond Kiss... (2004), Taggart (1983) and Wild Country (2005).

24. Ross Davidson

Actor | The Meaning of Life

Ross Davidson was born on August 25, 1949 in Airdrie, Lanarkshire, Scotland as William Russell Davidson. He was an actor, known for The Meaning of Life (1983), EastEnders (1985) and The Pirates of Penzance (1983). He was married to Barbara Black and Elizabeth Ross. He died on October 16, 2006 in ...

25. Walter Carr

Actor | The Wicker Man

Walter Carr was born on April 1, 1925 in Larkhall, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He was an actor, known for The Wicker Man (1973), The Dark Island (1962) and Mr. John Jorrocks (1966). He died on May 30, 1998.

26. Ryan Fletcher

Actor | Outlander

Ryan Fletcher was born in 1983 in Blantyre, South Lanarkshire, Scotland. He is an actor, known for Outlander (2014), Taggart (1983) and Mary Queen of Scots (2013).

27. Michael Deacon

Actor | The Lord of the Rings

Michael Deacon was born on March 6, 1937 in Lanarkshire, Scotland as Manus Docherty. He was an actor and writer, known for The Lord of the Rings (1978), Broome Stages (1966) and Matushka (1973). He died on December 26, 2000 in Denville Hall, Northwood, London, England.

28. Jack Stewart

Actor | The Avengers

Jack Stewart was born on March 22, 1913 in Larkhall, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He was an actor, known for The Avengers (1961), The Pirates of Blood River (1962) and Jesus of Nazareth (1956). He died on January 2, 1966 in London, England.

29. Robert Barr

Writer | Gazette

Robert Barr was born on December 22, 1909 in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He is known for his work on Gazette (1968), The Third Key (1956) and Hadleigh (1969). He was married to Jane Connell. He died on January 30, 1999 in Isle of Bute, Refrewshire, Scotland.

30. Norman Campbell Rees

Location Management | Avengers: Infinity War

Norman Campbell Rees was born on April 4, 1957 in Coatbridge, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He is known for his work on Avengers: Infinity War (2018), John Carter (2012) and Quantum of Solace (2008).

31. Stevie Hannan

Actor | Rebus

Stevie Hannan was born on December 16, 1960 in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland as Stephen John Hannan. He was an actor, known for Rebus (2000), On a Clear Day (2005) and Taggart (1983). He died on March 12, 2016 in South Queensferry, Edinburg, Scotland UK.

32. David Butler

Writer | Lord Mountbatten: The Last Viceroy

David Butler was born on November 12, 1927 in Larkhall, Lanarkshire, Scotland as David Dalrymple Butler. He was a writer and actor, known for Masterpiece Theatre: Lord Mountbatten - The Last Viceroy (1986), Voyage of the Damned (1976) and Within These Walls (1974). He was married to Mary McPhail ...

33. Gerry Slevin

Actor | Chariots of Fire

Gerry Slevin was born in 1927 in Airdrie, Lanarkshire, Scotland as Francis Gerard Slevin. He was an actor, known for Chariots of Fire (1981), The Justice Game (1989) and Taggart (1983). He died in August 2001 in Bellshill, North Lanarkshire, Scotland.

34. Colin McRae

Self | A Question of Sport

Colin McRae was born on August 5, 1968 in Lanark, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He was married to Alison Hamilton. He died on September 15, 2007 in Lanark.

35. Hugh Milne

Self | Guru: Bhagwan, His Secretary & His Bodyguard

Hugh Milne was born in 1948 in Lanark, Lanarkshire, Scotland.

36. Duncan Campbell

Threads

Duncan Campbell was born on September 25, 1952 in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He is known for his work on Threads (1984), Secret Society (1987) and Opinions (1982).

37. Janet Murdoch

Actress | Kidnapped

Janet Murdoch was born on September 4, 1887 in Airdrie, Lanarkshire, Scotland. She was an actress, known for Kidnapped (1948), Smash-Up: The Story of a Woman (1947) and That Way with Women (1947). She died in May 1963 in the USA.

38. James MacTaggart

Director | BBC Play of the Month

MacTaggart was born in Scotland. He produced, directed or wrote well over 100 individual television plays or episodes. He started out as an actor and radio producer for BBC Scotland. In 1968, he became a co-founder of Kestrel Productions, Britain's first independent television drama production ...

39. Donnie Burns

Self | Ballroom Dancing: The International Championships

Donnie Burns was born in Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He has been married to Heidi Groskreutz-Burns since 2008. He was previously married to Nicole Burns-Hansen.

40. David MacLennan

Writer | Balamory

David MacLennan was born on June 19, 1948 in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He was an actor and writer, known for Balamory (2002), Taggart (1983) and Play for Today (1970). He was married to Juliet Cadzow and Ferelith Lean. He died on June 13, 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland.

41. Dan Maxwell

Mrs. Miniver

Dan Maxwell was born on February 9, 1881 in Lanarkshire, Scotland as Daniel Maxwell. He was an actor, known for Mrs. Miniver (1942), Random Harvest (1942) and Waterloo Bridge (1940). He died on July 2, 1952 in Riverside, California, USA.

42. John Yule

Actor | Scotch on the Rocks

John Yule was born on February 21, 1946 in Larkhall, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He is an actor, known for Scotch on the Rocks (1973), On a Clear Day (2005) and Ae Fond Kiss... (2004).

43. Campbell Logan

Producer | BBC Sunday-Night Theatre

Campbell Logan was born on April 24, 1910 in Lanarkshire, Scotland as George Campbell Logan. He was a producer and director, known for BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950), Suspense (1962) and The Men from Room 13 (1959). He died in November 1978 in Spain.

44. Marie McLaughlin

Actress | Mozart 22

Marie McLaughlin was born on November 2, 1954 in Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland. She is an actress, known for Mozart 22 (2006), Le rossignol (2005) and La traviata (1987).

45. Gus Macdonald

Producer | There Was This Fella....

Gus Macdonald was born on August 20, 1940 in Larkhall, Lanarkshire, Scotland as Angus John Macdonald. He is a producer and editor, known for There Was This Fella.... (1971), World in Action (1963) and Hooray for Holyrood (1986).

46. Robin Cook

Self | The London Programme

Robin Cook was born on February 28, 1946 in Bellshill, Lanarkshire, Scotland as Robert Finlayson Cook. He was married to Gaynor Regan and Margaret Katherine Whitmore. He died on August 6, 2005.

47. Eve King

Composer | The Doombolt Chase

Sister of fellow musicians Phil Shulman, Derek Shulman and Ray Shulman, who were all members of 60s r&b pop band Simon Dupree and The Big Sound and 70s progressive rock band Gentle Giant.

48. Thomas Pauncefort

Actor | Fallen Leaves

Thomas Pauncefort was born on December 22, 1884 in Coatbridge, North Lanarkshire, Scotland. He was an actor, known for Fallen Leaves (1919). He was married to Rita Pauncefort and Eva Leonard Boyne. He died in 1963 in Ealing, London, England.

49. John Reid

Self | UK General Election

John Reid was born on May 8, 1947 in Belshill, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He has been married to Carine Adler since 2002. He was previously married to Cathie McGowan.

50. Alasdair Gillies

Actor | Para Handy - Master Mariner

Alasdair Gillies was born on January 8, 1938 in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He is an actor, known for Para Handy - Master Mariner (1959), The Kilt Is My Delight (1956) and Johnny Beattie: In the Limelight (2012).


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