Skyfall 2012 premiereby MikeSeravello-233-985397 | created - 8 months ago | updated - 8 months ago | Public
Tuesday October 23rd, Royal Albert Hall Kensington Gore London, SW7 2AP
1. Daniel Craig
Actor | Casino Royale
One of the British theatre's most famous faces, Daniel Craig, who waited tables as a struggling teenage actor with the National Youth Theatre, has gone on to star as James Bond in Casino Royale (2006), Quantum of Solace (2008), Skyfall (2012), Spectre (2015), and No Time to Die (2020).
He was born ...
Actress | 28 Days Later...
British actress Naomie Harris was born in London, England, the only child of television scriptwriter Lisselle Kayla. Her father is from Trinidad and her mother is from Jamaica. They separated before she was born, and Harris was raised by her mother and has no relationship with her father. She ...
Actor | Skyfall
Javier Bardem is the youngest member of a family of actors that has been making films since the early days of Spanish cinema.
He was born in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, to actress Pilar Bardem (María del Pilar Bardem Muñoz) and businessman José Carlos Encinas Doussinague. His maternal ...
Actress | Skyfall
French actress Bérénice Marlohe first came to international attention when she was cast as the glamorous and enigmatic Severin in the twenty-third Bond film Skyfall (2012), alongside Daniel Craig which grossed over 1.11 billion dollars worldwide. Marlohe will continue to expand her presence in the ...
5. Judi Dench
Actress | Skyfall
Dame Judi Dench was born Judith Olivia Dench in York, England, to Eleanora Olive (Jones), who was from Dublin, Ireland, and Reginald Arthur Dench, a doctor from Dorset, England. She attended Mount School in York, and studied at the Central School of Speech and Drama. She has performed with the ...
6. Ben Whishaw
Actor | Cloud Atlas
Proclaimed by many critics as one of the best young actors of his generation, Benjamin John Whishaw was born in Clifton, Bedfordshire, to Linda (Hope), who works in cosmetics, and Jose Whishaw, who works in information technology. He has a twin brother, James. He is of French, German, Russian (...
Actress | Goldfinger
Long before Bea Arthur, Estelle Getty and company showed up in 80s TV households, Hollywood had, in effect, its own original "Golden Girl"...literally...in the form of stunning British actress Shirley Eaton. Although she found definitive cult stardom in 1964 with her final golden moment in a ...
8. Sam Mendes
Director | Skyfall
Samuel Alexander Mendes was born on August 1, 1965 in Reading, England, UK to parents James Peter Mendes, a retired university lecturer, and Valerie Helene Mendes, an author who writes children's books. Their marriage didn't last long, James divorced Sam's mother in 1970 when Sam was just 5-...
Sir Christopher Frank Carandini Lee was perhaps the only actor of his generation to have starred in so many films and cult saga. Although most notable for personifying bloodsucking vampire, Dracula, on screen, he portrayed other varied characters on screen, most of which were villains, whether it ...
11. Samantha Bond
Actress | Tomorrow Never Dies
Samantha Bond was born on November 27, 1961 in Kensington, London, England as Samantha Jane Bond. She is an actress, known for Tomorrow Never Dies (1997), Die Another Day (2002) and GoldenEye (1995). She has been married to Alexander Hanson since September 1989. They have two children.
12. Ola Rapace
Actor | Skyfall
Born Pär Ola Norell on 3 December, 1971 in Tyresö, Sweden, he is a Swedish actor, best known for his roles in European movies. He grew up in the suburbs of Stockholm, raised by his father, who divorced his mother when Rapace was one year old. He studied philosophy at University of Montpellier in ...
13. Helen McCrory
Award-winning actress Helen Elizabeth McCrory was born in London, England, to Welsh-born Anne (Morgans) and Scottish-born Iain McCrory, a diplomat (from Glasgow). She trained at the Chang-Ren Nian. She began her career on stage in the UK. She won the Manchester Evening News' Best Actress Award for ...
14. Ralph Fiennes
Actor | The Grand Budapest Hotel
Actor Ralph Nathaniel Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes was born on December 22, 1962 in Suffolk, England, to Jennifer Anne Mary Alleyne (Lash), a novelist, and Mark Fiennes, a photographer. He is the eldest of six children. Four of his siblings are also in the arts: Martha Fiennes, a director; Magnus ...
15. Holly Valance
Actress | Taken
Holly Rachel Valance was born on 11th May 1983 in Melbourne, to parents Rachel and Rajko (Ryko). Holly's mother is from Southampton, England and is of Spanish origin and her father is of Serb heritage. Both of her parents were fashion models and her father is a pianist and guitarist. She has two ...
16. Colin Salmon
Actor | Resident Evil
Colin Salmon is one of Britain's most renowned actors. With a bold voice and posture, Colin makes his characters a favorite among audiences for every role he plays. He made his feature debut as Sgt. Robert Oswald in the British mega-hit mini-series Prime Suspect 2 (1992), which gave him much ...
17. Fiona Hawthorne
18. Sally Farmiloe
Actress | Witness to a Kill
Sally Farmiloe was born on July 14, 1954 in Capetown, South Africa as Sarah Farmiloe. She was an actress, known for Witness to a Kill (2001), Demolition Man (1994) and Homicide (1964). She was married to Jeremy Neville. She died on July 28, 2014 in London, England.
19. Stephen Fry
Actor | Gosford Park
Writer, actor, comedian, doer of good works, excellent good friend to the famous and not, Fry lives in his London SW1 flat and his Norfolk house when not traveling. Famous for his public declaration of celibacy in the "Tatler" back in the 1980s, Emma Thompson has characterised her friend as "90 ...
20. Marvin Humes
Soundtrack | Dancing on Ice
Marvin Humes was born on March 18, 1985 in Greenwich, London, England. He is an actor, known for Dancing on Ice (2006), Holby City (1999) and The Keith and Paddy Picture Show (2017). He has been married to Rochelle Humes since July 27, 2012. They have two children.
24. Rory Kinnear
Actor | The Imitation Game
Rory Michael Kinnear is an English actor and playwright who has worked with the Royal Shakespeare Company and the Royal National Theatre. In 2014, he won the Olivier Award for Best Actor for his portrayal of Shakespeare's villain Iago in the National Theatre production of Othello.
He is known for ...
26. Minnie Driver
Actress | Good Will Hunting
Amelia Fiona J. Driver was born January 31, 1970 in Finsbury Park, London. Her mother, Gaynor Churchward (née Millington), was a designer and former couture model, and her father, Charles Ronald "Ronnie" Driver, was a businessman. She has a sister, Kate Driver, who is a model and a producer. ...
27. Prince Charles
Actor | Coronation Street
Prince Charles was born November 14, 1948. His first military services appointment was in 1969. His favorite food is scrambled eggs and he likes to drink whiskey. He enjoys going to Scotland, UK; Klosters, Switzerland; and the Eleuthra in the Caribbean. He enjoys hunting, shooting, fishing, polo, ...
29. Rachel Weisz
Actress | The Constant Gardener
Rachel Hannah Weisz was born on 7 March, 1970, in London, U.K., to Edith Ruth (Teich), a psychoanalyst, and George Weisz, an inventor. Her parents both came to England around 1938. Her father is a Hungarian Jewish immigrant, and her mother, from Vienna, was of Italian and Austrian Jewish heritage. ...
31. Chris Evans
Self | The Big Breakfast
Chris Evans was born on April 1, 1966 in Warrington, Cheshire, England as Christopher Evans. He is a producer and actor, known for The Big Breakfast (1992), Don't Forget Your Toothbrush (1994) and Johnny Vegas: 18 Stone of Idiot (2005). He has been married to Natasha Shishmanian since August 11, ...
32. Barbara Broccoli
Producer | Skyfall
She is one of the entertainment industry's most successful female producers. Barbara Broccoli was born to legendary filmmaker Albert R. Broccoli, affectionately known as Cubby, and Dana Broccoli on June 18, 1960. Not long after, Cubby Broccoli and his new partner, Harry Saltzman, secured studio ...
33. Kelly Brook
Actress | Piranha 3D
Kelly Brook (born 23 November 1979) is an English model, actress and television presenter best known for her roles in the 2010 horror comedy remake Piranha 3D and in the NBC sitcom One Big Happy. Brook was born and raised in Rochester, Kent, as Kelly Ann Parsons. She is the daughter of Sandra Kelly...
34. Tess Daly
Actress | EastEnders
Tess Daly was born on April 27, 1969 in Stockport, Cheshire, England as Helen Elizabeth Daly. She is an actress, known for EastEnders (1985), My Team: The Cheerleaders (2014) and Almost Never (2019). She has been married to Vernon Kay since September 12, 2003. They have two children.
35. Boris Becker
Boris Franz Becker was born on November 22, 1967 in Leimen, West Germany, the only son in the family of an architect. His father built the tennis center (Blau-Weiss Tennisklub), where young Becker was usually playing against young Steffi Graf in training matches. In 1984 he became a professional ...
37. Greg West
43. Josh Cuthbert
Self | Celebrity Juice
Josh Cuthbert was born to Kathryn Cuthbert on July 28, 1992 in Ascot, United Kingdom. He has two younger siblings, Victoria and Callum. During his younger days he used to play football as a goalkeeper, but had to quit after he damaged his thumb in a shooting accident.
In 2009, he was offered to join...
Director | Nowhere Boy
Sam Taylor-Johnson was born on March 4, 1967 in London, England as Samantha Louise Taylor-Wood. She is a director and producer, known for Nowhere Boy (2009), Fifty Shades of Grey (2015) and Love You More (2008). She has been married to Aaron Taylor-Johnson since June 21, 2012. They have two ...
Actor | Kick-Ass
Aaron Taylor-Johnson is an English stage, television, and film actor.
He was born Aaron Perry Johnson in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, to Sarah and Robert Johnson, a civil engineer. He has a sister, Gemma Johnson, who had a small role in his movie Tom & Thomas (2002). Aaron is of ...
50. John Logan
Writer | Skyfall
John Logan was a playwright in Chicago for ten years before writing, on spec, his first screenplay, "Any Given Sunday." He won the 2010 Tony, Drama Desk, Drama League and Outer Critics Circle awards for his play RED, which premiered at the Donmar Warehouse in London and the Golden Theatre on ...
51. Bear Grylls
Producer | You vs. Wild
Bear Grylls was born on June 7, 1974 in Isle of Wight, England as Edward Michael Bear Grylls. He is a producer and writer, known for You vs. Wild (2019), Hostile Planet (2019) and Bear Grylls: Mission Survive (2015). He has been married to Shara Cannings-Knight since 2000. They have three children.
Writer | Licence to Kill
Michael G. Wilson was born on January 21, 1942 in New York City, New York, USA as Michael Gregg Wilson. He is a writer, known for Licence to Kill (1989), Skyfall (2012) and For Your Eyes Only (1981). He is married to Jane Wilson. They have two children.
62. Kathy Lette
Writer | Mad Cows
Left school at 16. After being a "mohair vegie-brain", an inner-city "Punque" and half a of the irreverent cabaret "The Salami Sisters, worked as satirical TV commentator, newspaper columnist and playwright. Worked for a year in Los Angeles writing TC comedy before settling in London with her ...
64. Tamara Beckwith
Actress | An Ideal Husband
Tamara Beckwith was born on April 17, 1970 in Hammersmith, London, England as Tamara Jane Beckwith. She is an actress, known for An Ideal Husband (1999), Tunnel of Love (1997) and Puff Daddy Feat. The Notorious B.I.G. & Busta Rhymes: Victory (1998). She has been married to Giorgio Veroni since ...
66. David Frost
Producer | Retreat
David Frost was born on April 7, 1939 in Tenterden, Kent, England as David Paradine Frost. He was a producer and writer, known for Retreat (2011), The Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella (1976) and The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer (1970). He was married to Lady Carina Fitzalan-Howard ...
Actor | Love Actually
Michael Parkinson was educated at Barnsley Grammar School. He left at the age of 16 and his ambition of becoming a professional cricketer was dashed when he was rejected by Yorkshire County Cricket Club. He turned to journalism, worked on several local newspapers in Yorkshire before joining the ...
70. Greg James
Actor | Dynasty
Greg James, after graduating in Theater Arts at the University of Oregon, went on to act professionally on the stage, while also performing a lead role in his first on-screen effort, The Dividing Hour. This sci-fi/horror movie was prominently featured in many fanzines and conventions, and was ...
71. Mohamed Al-Fayed
Producer | Peter Pan
Mohamed Al-Fayed was born on January 27, 1933 in Alexandria, Egypt. He is an actor, known for Peter Pan (2003), Mad Cows (1999) and Dream Team (1997). He has been married to Heini Wathén since 1985. They have four children. He was previously married to Samira Khashoggi.
75. Paul Greengrass
Director | United 93
Paul Greengrass started his filmmaking career with a super 8 camera he found in his art room in secondary school. Those short movies were animation horror films he made using old dolls, artist dummies, and the general art room clutter.
After studying in Cambridge University he got into Granada ...
76. Stefanie Powers
Actress | Hart to Hart
Stefanie Powers began her career as a teenager dancing for the Michele Paniaff Ballet Company and Jerome Robbins. At 16 she was put under contract to Columbia Pictures in the twilight of the Hollywood Studio System where she made 15 motion pictures and was loaned to United Artists for the John ...
77. Maryam d'Abo
Actress | The Living Daylights
Born in London, England and raised in European cities such as Paris and Geneva, Maryam d'Abo has rewarded audiences with her beauty and presence for over twenty years. Maryam first appeared in Xtro (1982), a gory horror film that is considered a cult entry in the genre. She appeared consistently ...
Actor | The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Christopher Biggins was born on December 16, 1948 in Oldham, Lancashire, England. He is an actor and writer, known for The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975), Masada (1981) and Revelations (2005). He has been married to Neil Sinclair since December 30, 2006. He was previously married to Beatrice Aston...
80. Valerie Leon
Actress | The Spy Who Loved Me
Not just another tall, beautiful brunette, Valerie Leon had extensive experience in the British theater and in television and films - and not just as a sexpot - before she became a fixture in the "Carry On" series, appearing in seven of them. In addition to comedy, she also excelled in horror ...
81. Darcey Bussell
Actress | True Blue
Darcey Bussell is one of Britain's leading Ballet stars. She studied at the Royal Ballet school and joined the SWRB in 1987 becoming the principal soloist in 1989. Her repertory includes Odette, Cinderella, Giselle, Juliet, the Sugar Plum Fairy, Raymonda, Manon, Mitzi Caspar, and the Black Queen. ...
82. Eunice Gayson
Actress | Dr. No
Eunice Gayson was an English actress best known for playing Sylvia Trench, James Bond's girlfriend in the first two Bond films (Dr. No and From Russia with Love). Originally, Gayson was to be cast as Miss Moneypenny, but that part went to Lois Maxwell instead.
Gayson was originally to have been a ...
85. Amy Willerton
Actress | Skee TV
Amy Willerton is a British Model and TV Presenter. Born in Bristol, Amy quickly became a star in her hometown. She was scouted as a model at age 15 and became a recognized face on the catwalks for brands such as Karen Millen and Guess. By 17 she was crowned Miss Bristol, and before 18 she had a won...
86. Chris Corbould
Special_effects | Inception
Chris Corbould was born on March 5, 1958 in Hampstead, London, England as Christopher Charles Corbould. He is known for his work on Inception (2010), Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015) and The Dark Knight (2008). He has been married to Lynne Corbould since April 11, 1986. They have ...
88. Kelly Hoppen
Actress | Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie
Kelly Hoppen was born in 1959 in Cape Town, South Africa as Kelly Elaine Hoppen. She is an actress, known for Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie (2016), Reality Bites (2015) and Through the Keyhole (2013). She was previously married to Ed Miller and Graham Corrett.
91. Caterina Murino
Actress | Casino Royale
Caterina Murino was born on September 15, 1977, in Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy. In 1996 she took fourth place in the Miss Italy contest. Then she moved to Milan, where she began working as a model in commercials for MasterCard, Swatch, Mercedes-Benz and Nescafe, among other gigs. From 1999-2000 she ...
Soundtrack | To Sir, with Love
Born in Glasgow in 1948. As a teenager, she toured the northern clubs with her band, "the Luvvers". After her initial success with a cover of "Shout" reaching #7 in 1964, Lulu went on to establish herself as one of the biggest-selling British female singers of the 1960s. She made her film début in ...
99. Sophie Fiennes
Director | Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami
Sophie Fiennes was born on February 12, 1967 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England as Sophia Victoria Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes. She is a director and editor, known for Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami (2017), Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow (2010) and The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989).
100. Martha Fiennes
Director | Onegin
Martha Fiennes was born on February 5, 1965 in London, England as Martha Maria Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes. She is a director and producer, known for Onegin (1999), Chromophobia (2005) and The Fatal Lover, Mata Hari. She is married to George Tiffin. They have three children.