Birth Place Matching "Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Charlie Hunnam

Actor | Sons of Anarchy

Charles Matthew Hunnam was born in Newcastle, England on April 10, 1980, to Jane (Bell), a business owner, and William Hunnam, a scrap metal merchant. At 18 years of age, he made a guest appearances in the popular TV series Byker Grove (1989).

He gained fame in Britain thanks to his television role ...

2. Janet McTeer

Actress | Albert Nobbs

Janet McTeer was born on August 5, 1961 in Newcastle, England, UK to parents Jean and Allan McTeer. She was raised in York from the age of 6. She attended Queen Anne Grammar School for Girls, where there was not much opportunity for drama. She became interested in acting at age 16, when she saw "...

3. Imogen Stubbs

Actress | Sense and Sensibility

Imogen Stubbs was born in Northumberland, lived briefly in Portsmouth, where her father was a naval officer, and then moved with her parents to London, where they inhabited an elderly river barge on the Thames. Educated at St. Paul's and then Westminster, where she was one of the "token girls" in ...

4. Lee Hall

Writer | Billy Elliot

Lee Hall was born in 1966 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is a writer, known for Billy Elliot (2000), War Horse (2011) and Victoria & Abdul (2017).

5. Ben Price

Writer | Hope Dies Last

Ben began his career in theatre as an actor and director, running his own theatre company in the North East of England. On moving to London, Ben studied acting at the Drama Centre and the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. For the past twenty years his career has been predominantly in film ...

6. Ashley Artus

Actor | Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Born in Newcastle upon Tyne. His Father Middle Eastern and his Mother Northumbrian.Trained at Derwentside college winning the Rotary Prize for Dramatic Art then at GSA winning a prize for his choreography and the School Cup for Best Actor. Left Drama School in 1992 and went into Theatre as diverse ...

7. Daniel Weyman

Actor | Silent Witness

Daniel Weyman was born in 1977 in Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor, known for Silent Witness (1996), Foyle's War (2002) and Great Expectations (2012).

8. Jonathan Cullen

Actor | The Foreigner

Jonathan Cullen was born in 1960 in Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor, known for The Foreigner (2017), London Boulevard (2010) and Velvet Goldmine (1998).

9. Susan Sheridan

Actress | The Black Cauldron

Susan Sheridan was born on February 24, 1947 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England as Susan Haydn Thomas. She is known for her work on The Black Cauldron (1985), Tanoshî Mûmin ikka (1990) and Agony (1979). She was married to Max Brittain and Michael Sheridan. She died on August...

10. Rod Glenn

Actor | Monster

Rod Glenn is an actor and author from Newcastle upon Tyne, England. Film and television roles include Monster, The More You Ignore Me, The Hippopotamus, American Assassin, Soldiers of Embers, Ripper Street, Wolfblood, The Hollow Crown, The Sceptic, God's Kingdom and Outside. His fictional novels ...

11. Carole Malone

Self | Celebrity Fit Club

Carole Malone was born on October 14, 1954 in Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, England as Carole Anne Malone. She has been married to Emir Mulabegovic since December 1991.

12. Ian La Frenais

Writer | The Commitments

Ian La Frenais was born on January 7, 1937 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is a writer and producer, known for The Commitments (1991), The Bank Job (2008) and Flushed Away (2006). He has been married to Doris Vartan since 1984.

13. Ralph Watson

Actor | Doctor Who

Ralph Watson was born on January 20, 1936 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor, known for Doctor Who (1963), When the Boat Comes In (1976) and Second Verdict (1976).

14. Jack Douglas

Actor | Carry on Laughing!

Coming from a theatrical family, Jack Douglas' entry into show business was as a producer, however, not as a performer. His father was a theatrical producer, and Jack followed in his footsteps at an early age--he produced his first show at 15. Douglas showed no interest in the performing end of the...

15. John Middleton

Actor | Emmerdale Farm

John Middleton was born on September 7, 1953 in Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, England as John Cooper. He is an actor, known for Emmerdale Farm (1972), The Gambling Man (1995) and Coronation Street (1960). He is married to Christine. They have two children.

16. Joan Young

Actress | Suddenly, Last Summer

Joan Young was born on February 1, 1900 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England as Joan Cecilia Frances Wragge. She was an actress and producer, known for Suddenly, Last Summer (1959), The Fallen Idol (1948) and Doctor Who (1963). She died on October 9, 1984 in Hammersmith, London, England.

17. Rowan Pearce

Director | In the Fog

Rowan Pearce was born on September 15, 1993 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is a director and producer, known for In the Fog (2015) and The Plant (2016).

18. Olivia Shone

Actress | Perfidious

Olivia Shone was born on July 4, 2004 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. She is an actress, known for Perfidious.

19. David Hopper

Actor | Stan Lee's Lucky Man

David Hopper was born on the 18th of September 1988 in Newcastle upon Tyne he trained at Drama Studio London. David is a London based actor with a base in Newcastle Upon Tyne. David is a full Equity and Spotlight member. David's favourite playwright is Doug Lucie. His favourite theatre is the Bush ...

20. David William James Elliott

The Dark Knight

David Elliott was born at St. Mary's Hospital, Newcastle. He was a forceps baby.

As a teenager, David wrote screenplays and took acting workshops with, among others, The Royal Shakespeare Company and David Lynch. He moved to Utica Mississippi at 19, got married, and spent several years in the ...

21. Benjamin Bee

Director | Sebastian and Them

Benjamin Bee was born on October 9, 1982 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is a director and writer, known for Sebastian and Them (2015), Step Right Up (2012) and Frank (2008).

22. Jonathan Massahi

Actor | Vera

Jonathan Massahi was born on April 19, 1997 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor, known for Vera (2011), Harriet's Army (2014) and Fastelavn (2014).

23. Neil Robinson

Actor |

Neil Robinson was born on September 23, 1935 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is known for his work on (1963), The Avengers (1961) and The Bedroom Window (1987). He died on April 26, 1997 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.

24. Michelle Bass

The Salvation

Michelle Bass was born on February 2, 1981 in Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, England. She is known for her work on The Salvation (2014), Ultimate Big Brother (2010) and Big Brother Uncut (2003).

25. Zahida Allen

Self | Geordie Shore

Zahida Allen was born on June 1, 1994 in Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, England.

27. Peter Beardsley

Self | The Shouting Men

Peter Beardsley was born on January 18, 1961 in Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, England as Peter Andrew Beardsley.

28. Maria Carter

Actress | Star Wars: The Force Unleashed

Maria Carter was born on December 29, 1992 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England as Maria Møller Carter. She is an actress, known for Star Wars: The Force Unleashed (2013), Kung Fu Window Cleaner (2011) and The Gentlemen: US (2018).

29. Paul Colman

Actor | Wire in the Blood

Paul Colman was born on August 30, 1972 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor, known for Wire in the Blood (2002), Firm Friends (1992) and The Wingless Bird (1997).

30. Betty White

Casting Director | Raising the Wind

Started her own theatrical agency Betty White Limited

31. Stuart Gordon

Music Department | Creep

32. Adam Rhys Dee

Actor | Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I

Adam Rhys Dee was born in Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor, known for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I (2010), Family Affairs (1997) and Greek Gods and Goddesses: Jason and the Argonauts (2004).

33. Astor Sklair

Actor | Pathfinders to Mars

Astor Sklair was born on August 14, 1927 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor and casting director, known for Pathfinders to Mars (1960), Pathfinders to Venus (1961) and The Avengers (1961).

35. Mary Burkett

Self | Wainwright: The Man Who Loved the Lakes

Mary Burkett was born on October 7, 1924 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England as Mary Elizabeth Burkett. She died on November 12, 2014 in Cockermouth, Cumbria, England.

36. Steve Bruce

Actor | Black & Blue

Steve Bruce was born on December 31, 1960 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor, known for Black & Blue (2001), Match of the Day (1964) and Dream Team (1997).

37. Peter Terson

Writer | Village Hall

Peter Terson was born on February 24, 1932 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is a writer, known for Village Hall (1974), Crown Court (1972) and Sally Ann (1979).

38. Richard Purves

Actor | Mayfly

Born in January 1979 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. Richard Purves had a fairly shaky and eventful start into the film world in 1999 when a friend suggested that they write and direct a feature film together despite the fact that neither person had any filmmaking experience at all. This had ...

39. John Gannie

Actor | Touching Evil

John Gannie was born on May 24, 1954 in Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor, known for Touching Evil (1997), The Machine Gunners (1983) and Strange But True? (1993).

41. Luke Quine

Director | Serial Loser

Inspired by Quentin Tarantino and Stanley Kubrick in particular, Luke has always had an insatiable need to tell stories. Ever since he was child Luke would write pages and pages of stories, and perform them out to his friends and family. All through his life he acted, in countless stage productions...

42. Simon Donald

Writer | Billy the Fish

Simon Donald was born in 1964 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor and writer, known for Billy the Fish (1990), Brond (1987) and I, Lovett (1989).

43. Trish Williamson

Self | Good Morning Britain

Trish Williamson was born on January 3, 1955 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England as Patricia Noble Williamson. She was married to David Devaux and Cameron Maxwell lewis. She died on November 9, 2007 in Weybread, Suffolk, England.

46. Andy Allan

Writer | This Is Your Life

Andy Allan was born on September 26, 1944 in Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, England. He was a writer, known for This Is Your Life (1955) and Crossroads: 30 Years On (1994). He died on November 28, 2011 in Newcastle.

50. Jeanne Golding

Actress | Jane Eyre

Jeanne Golding was born in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. She is an actress, known for Jane Eyre (2006).


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