Birth Place Matching "Torquay, Devon, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
2. Lily Cole
Actress | Snow White and the Huntsman
Lily began working as an actress when she was 6 years old, then returned to film when she was 16 in Marilyn Manson's adaptation of Alice in Wonderland. In 2009 she played the female lead in Terry Gilliam's The Imaginarium of Dr Parnassus. Since then she has made over fifteen films with esteemed ...
Cinematographer | Skyfall
Roger Deakins is an English cinematographer best known for his work on the films of the Coen brothers, Sam Mendes, and Denis Villeneuve.
He is a member of both the American and British Society of Cinematographers.
Deakins' first feature film in America as cinematographer was Mountains of the Moon (...
Writer | Witness for the Prosecution
Agatha was born as "Agatha Mary Clarissa Miller" in 1890 to Frederick Alvah Miller and Clara Boehmer. Agatha was of American and British descent, her father being American and her mother British. Her father was a relatively affluent stockbroker. Agatha received home education from early childhood ...
10. Vincent Chan
Actor | Rumble in Torbay
Vincent Chan is a YouTube personality known for his short films, Jat tin (2014) and One-Night Stand? (2015). His YouTube channel was partnered with the AwesomenessTV Network in 2013. Since then it grew to feature travel videos and comic book reviews, becoming one of the most popular YouTube ...
14. Emily Perry
Actress | Dame Edna's Neighbourhood Watch
Emily Perry was born on June 28, 1907 in Torquay, Devon, England as Patricia Perry. She was an actress, known for Dame Edna's Neighbourhood Watch (1992), Dame Edna's Hollywood (1991) and The Dame Edna Experience (1987). She died on February 20, 2008 in Twickenham, Middlesex, England.
16. Monica Stewart
Actress | A Sharp Intake of Breath
Monica Stewart was born in 1925 in Torquay, Devon, England as Monica Stewart Jones. She was an actress, known for A Sharp Intake of Breath (1977), Front Page Story (1965) and Crossroads (1964). She died on June 13, 2008 in Colchester, Essex, England.
17. Kristian Digby
Director | Fantasy Rooms
Kristian Digby was born on June 24, 1977 in Torquay, Devon, England as Scott Kristian Edwin Digby. He was a director, known for Fantasy Rooms (1999), She's Gotta Have It (1998) and The Million Pound Property Experiment (2003). He died on March 1, 2010 in Stratford, London, England.
19. Ashley Wing
Director | Robbing Peter
Born in 1980, Torquay, Devon, Ashley was educated at Dartmouth Community College.
Ashley collaborates with Clayton Fussell and run a production company called Cottage Industry Films.
Cottage Industry Films was born when they worked together on the, now, multi award winning bittersweet mockumentary 'A...
20. Laurens Edmunds
Actress | Doc Martin
Lauren Edmunds was born to Peter and Tracey Edmunds. She has 6 years training in Stagecoach theatre and arts, her appearance on 'Doc Martin' was her first as a featured artist, but she has also appeared in 'Thug Rats' on the now defunct Big Breakfast with her sister Sian. She has another sister ...
22. Arthur Applin
Writer | The Lure of London
Arthur Applin was born on March 3, 1873 in Torquay, Devon, England as Arthur Gustavus Trugard Applin. He was a writer and actor, known for The Lure of London (1914), London Love (1926) and Madame Pinkette & Co (1917). He was married to Edyth Olive. He died on September 10, 1949 in Marylebone, ...
23. Johnny Yates
Johnny Yates is a London-based composer for TV & Film. Recently scoring the music for Canal+ factual documentary 'Hope' and the 2015 James Bond movie 'Spectre' commercial. He has worked with a number of prestigious clients including ITV four part series 'Saved', Sky 1 Ross Kemp's Britain, Bentley ...
28. Ken Hoare
Writer | The World of Beachcomber
One of Britain's most respected comedy scriptwriters Ken Hoare won a string of awards for his Stanley Baxter television shows. The shows were televised in Britain every Christmas and attracted record viewing figures. Born in Torquay, Devon, Hoare was a keen theatregoer as a child and as a teenager ...
32. Chloe Gibson
Producer | Suspense
Chloe Gibson discovered Dirk Bogarde and cast him in "Power Without Glory", which she directed in 1947. The play opened at the Linden Theatre and then transferred to the Fortune Theatre in the west end of London. It was a huge success and Borgarde's film career stemmed from this production. Kenneth...
Actor | Il nascondiglio
Tom was born in the UK but he lived in Ghana, West Africa for the first four years of his life. Since 2001 Tom has been living in Rome, Italy enjoying the "Dolce Vita". Il nascondiglio (2007) is his first film. Tom really enjoyed working with Pupi and Antonio Avati in the USA and in Cinecitta. He ...