Birth Place Matching "Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Minority Report
Samantha Morton has established herself as one of the finest actors of her generation, winning Oscar nominations for her turns in Woody Allen's Sweet and Lowdown (1999) and Jim Sheridan's In America (2002). She has the talent to become one of the major performers in the cinema of this young century.
3. Lennie James
Actor | The Walking Dead
Lennie James was born in Nottingham to Trinidadian parents, and grew up in South London. His mother, Phyllis Mary James, died when he was 12. Lennie and his older brother went into a council children's home. When he was 16 he was fostered with a social worker who had two older children, and they ...
Actress | This Is England
Vicky McClure, born Nottingham, May 1983, is an actress best known for her work in the films of Shane Meadows. She starred as Ladine, Romeo's sister, in A Room for Romeo Brass and in Meadows' most successful film, This Is England. Similarly she went on to continue playing Lol in Meadows' critically...
Actor | Nicholas and Alexandra
Michael Jayston was born on October 29, 1935 in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England as Michael James. He is an actor, known for Nicholas and Alexandra (1971), Doctor Who (1963) and The Wednesday Play (1964). He has been married to Elizabeth Ann Smithson since 1978. They have two children. He was ...
11. Janine Duvitski
Actress | The New World
Janine Drzewicki was born in Nottingham to an English mother and a Polish father and moved to London to train as an actress at the E 15 theatre school. Shortly after leaving she was given a couple of small roles in television dramas but had no agent, and placed an advert in the 'Spotlight' agency ...
12. Rebecca Grant
Actress | Stan Lee's Lucky Man
Rebecca Grant is mainly known for playing series regular 'Daisha Anderson' in BBC1's Bafta award winning program, Holby City and Shaheen Wazir in Tiger Aspect's 'Prisoners Wives II'. She received an award for 'Best Actress in a lead role' at the International Filmmakers Festival for World Cinema in...
13. Alma Reville
Writer | Shadow of a Doubt
Alma Reville was born on August 14, 1899 in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England as Alma Lucy Reville. She is known for her work on Shadow of a Doubt (1943), Suspicion (1941) and The Lady Vanishes (1938). She was married to Alfred Hitchcock. She died on July 6, 1982 in Bel Air, Los Angeles, ...
14. Richard Winsor
Actor | Hollyoaks
Richard Winsor is a British actor from Nottinghamshire but trained and lives in London. Most recently Richard has been starring as doctor 'Cal Knight' in the hit prime time medical drama Casualty on the BBC. His performances as Cal have earned him critical acclaim and cemented him as one of the ...
18. Martin Potter
Actor | Fellini - Satyricon
Martin Potter was born on October 4, 1944 in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England as Martin A. Potter. He is an actor, known for Fellini - Satyricon (1969), Nicholas and Alexandra (1971) and The Caesars (1968). He has been married to Susie Blake since 1978.
20. Katie Redford
Actress | Ghosted
Katie Redford is a British actress and writer, originally from Nottingham.
She is best known for her roles in Mount Pleasant, Young Hyacinth and Still Open All Hours.
Katie also voices the characters of Layla in BBC Radio Comedy's All Those Women, Ruby Tulliver in BBC Radio 4's Home Front and Lily ...
21. Robert Harris
Writer | The Ghost Writer
Robert Harris is a former television news reporter, journalist and columnist who wrote his first suspense novel "Fatherland" in 1992. He has followed up that novel with several others, among them "Enigma" (1995) and "Archangel" (1998). Harris is a graduate of Cambridge University and lives in ...
24. Eileen Erskine
Actress | This Happy Breed
Eileen Erskine was born on August 15, 1914 in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England. She was an actress, known for This Happy Breed (1944), Great Expectations (1946) and David Copperfield (1974). She was married to Philip Friend. She died on November 8, 1995 in Chiddingford, England.
25. Roy Skelton
Actor | Rainbow
English stage, screen and voice actor. Worked at the Oldham Coliseum before joining the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. Subsequently acted in repertory theatre and at the West End. Later started to work for the BBC. From 1967 to 1988, voiced many a Dalek (as well as Cybermen) in "Doctor Who".
38. Harold Shipman
Self | World in Action
Dr. Harold Shipman was born the son of Vera and Harold Shipman. He was the middle of 3 children. His father was a lorry driver and his mother a home maker. In 1957 he studied at High Pavement grammar school (6th form). He was an avid rugby player as a child. His mother's lingering death from lung ...
40. Olga Gwynne
Actress | Meet Mr. Lucifer
Olga Gwynne was born on March 22, 1914 in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England as Olga Mary Charlton. She was an actress, known for Meet Mr. Lucifer (1953), The Pursuers (1961) and The Passing Show (1951). She died in 2005 in North Walsham, Norfolk, England.
41. Peter Needham
Actor | A Prayer for the Dying
Peter Needham was born on August 20, 1932 in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England as Charles Peter Needham. He was an actor, known for A Prayer for the Dying (1987), Ivanhoe (1997) and Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995). He died on August 7, 2009 in London, England.
Actor | Brideshead Revisited
Geoffrey Wilkinson was born on October 5, 1942 in Sneinton, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England. He was an actor, known for Brideshead Revisited (2008), Play for Today (1970) and Heartbeat (1992). He was married to Rita May. He died on August 13, 2007 in Edinburgh, Scotland.
43. Matthew Turpin
Actor | What a Girl Wants
Matthew Turpin was born on January 13, 1984 in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England as Matthew Alexander Geoffrey Turpin. He was an actor, known for What a Girl Wants (2003), Lady Godiva (2008) and Stand Off. He died on March 31, 2008 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.
44. Philip A. Brown
Art Department | Mortdecai
Philip was born and raised in Nottingham. In 2001 he graduated from the North East Wales Institute (now the Glyndwr University) with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Design: Animation. During his studies he primarily focused on storyboards, concept design and character development, noting the influence...