Birth Place Matching "Southampton, Hampshire, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
2. Ken Russell
Director | The Devils
Ken Russell tried several professions, before choosing to become a film director. He was a still photographer, a dancer and even served in the army, but it was film that was to be Mr. Russell's destiny. He began by making several short films, and those paved the way for his brilliant television ...
4. Benny Hill
Writer | The Benny Hill Show
He was born Alfred Hawthorn Hill. It was his grandfather who introduced him to Burlesque Shows and the theatre from where the young Benny Hill was to draw much of his comic inspiration. After his national service with the army during WW2, Benny came to London, adopted the stage name Benny Hill (in ...
5. James Lance
Actor | Marie Antoinette
James Lance was born on September 29, 1975 in Southampton, Hampshire, England as James Frederick Grenville Lance. He is an actor and writer, known for Marie Antoinette (2006), Bronson (2008) and The Last Enemy (2008). He has been married to Kate Quilton since 2016.
Actor | To Be or Not to Be
Born in England in 1891, Stanley Ridges would become a protégé of Beatrice Lillie, a star of musical comedies, and spent a great many years learning and honing his craft on the stage. He eventually would make his way over to America, and become a romantic leading man on Broadway. His first film ...
7. Daniel Bacon
Actor | The BFG
Daniel Bacon is an actor living in Vancouver, Canada. He didn't make the decision to pursue acting until well into his twenties and studied at Gastown Actors Studio in Vancouver, where the likes of Barry Pepper and Molly Parker had taken classes. After that he took classes at The Lyric School of ...
8. Joseph May
Actor | Resident Evil
Joseph trained at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. After graduating he has worked extensively in television, film, theatre, voice overs and video games on both sides of the Atlantic.
He received a Banff World Television Festival/CTV fellowship in 2007 for upcoming writers. He (2009) ...
9. Tony Beckley
Actor | The Italian Job
A graduate of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London, Beckley appeared in BBC-TV's "Romeo and Juliet" and later in "War and Peace" and "Julius Caesar." Prior to his death, he had appeared on stage with Maggie Smith in "Snap" and Elaine Strich in Tennesse Williams' "Small Craft Warnings." ...
10. Dorinda Stevens
Actress | The Avengers
Dorinda Stevens was born on August 16, 1932 in Southampton, Hampshire, England as Dorothy May Stevens. She was an actress, known for The Avengers (1961), The Saint (1962) and Secret Agent (1964). She was married to Michael Boultbee. She died on October 25, 2012 in Winchester, Hampshire.
11. Jeremy Gilley
Director | Where the Red Wind Blows
Jeremy Gilley, an English born director and founder of Peace One Day, known for documenting the extraordinary personal journey which resulted in the unanimous adoption by United Nations Member States of the first ever 'Peace Day' - an annual day of global ceasefire and non-violence with a fixed ...
Actor | Blade Runner
John Allen also was part of Ozzy Osbourne's Diary of a Madman and Speak of the Devil tour in the USA and UK. He was featured in the gate-fold of Speak/Talk of the Devil with Ozzy. Onstage, he was nicknamed Ronnie (inside joke) and provided comic relief (and towels) and was hanged during the song "...
15. Stephen Warbeck
Composer | Shakespeare in Love
Stephen Warbeck began studying piano and composing at the age of four. His parents were keen amateur musicians who encouraged Stephen to pursue his musical talents. By his mid-teens, Stephen developed an affinity for rock 'n' roll as well as for theatre. He studied Drama and French at Bristol ...
21. Megan Coxx
Actress | Dirty Little Club Sluts
Tall (5'10"), buxom, and shapely brunette stunner Megan Coxx was born on September 13, 1989 in Southampton, Hampshire, England. Coxx first began performing in explicit hardcore movies in 2011. Among the notable companies Megan has appeared in X-rated features for are Daring, Brazzers, Harmony Films...
27. Doreen Lawrence
Self | The British Greats
Doreen Lawrence was born on July 13, 1919 in Southampton, Hampshire, England as Doreen Mary Beadle. She was an actress, known for The British Greats (1980) and Hollywood Greats (1977). She was married to Jack Hawkins and Patrick Harry Grantham Atkinson. She died on June 15, 2013 in Chelsea and ...
31. Harry Stubbs
Actor | The Invisible Man
Harry Stubbs was born on December 7, 1874 in Southampton, Hampshire, England as Harry Oakes Stubbs. He was an actor, known for The Invisible Man (1933), The Locked Door (1929) and Alibi (1929). He was married to Susan. He died on March 9, 1950 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
34. Felicity Gray
Actress | The Sleeping Beauty
Felicity Gray was born on October 31, 1914 in Southampton, Hampshire, England as Margaret Felicity Andreae. She is known for her work on The Sleeping Beauty (1959), Paging You (1946) and Richard of Bordeaux (1947). She was married to Willoughby Gray. She died in August 1986 in Wiltshire, England.
Michael Henbury Ballan was born on November 26, 1958 in Basset, Southampton, Hampshire, England. He is an actor, known for Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983), Labyrinth (1986) and Britain's Ugliest Models (2009).
38. Matt Cardle
Soundtrack | Fast Girls
Matt Cardle, born Matthew Sheridan Cardle, is a former painter/decorator who won the hearts of millions on the X Factor 2010. His popularity and devotion to the show paid off when he was announced the overall winner. He currently has his debut single, 'When We Collide', available to buy following ...
42. Eric Micklewood
Actor | The Kentucky Fried Movie
Eric Micklewood was born on May 19, 1911 in Southampton, Hampshire, England. He was an actor, known for The Kentucky Fried Movie (1977), Went the Day Well? (1942) and The Lamp Still Burns (1943). He died on February 17, 2003 in Chatham, Columbia, New York, USA.
46. Michael Bird
Actor | Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased)
Michael Bird was born on October 8, 1914 in Southampton, Hampshire, England as Ernest Michael Bird. He was an actor, known for My Partner the Ghost (1969), A Place of Execution (1953) and The Ambermere Treasure (1955). He died in 1986 in King's Lynn, Norfolk, England.
47. Mike Osman
Director | Laugh a Minute
Mike Osman was born in Millbrook, Southampton in England. He served with the British Royal Navy during the 80s and has strong links still with the Armed Forces, appearing often at special events for the troops. He once presented the Capital Gold Breakfast Show in London between 6am and 10am.
50. Darren Ward
Director | A Day of Violence
DARREN WARD - Writer/Producer & Director
d.o.b : 3rd April 1973
Darren Ward started out making micro budget short movies in the early 90s. BITTER VENGEANCE, a 17 minute short was highly commended at the annual BAVA (British Amateur Video Awards) awards in 1994.
Ward rewrote and turned BITTER ...