Birth Place Matching "Bradford, Yorkshire, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Sophie McShera

Actress | Cinderella

Sophie McShera was born on May 17, 1985 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England. She is an actress, known for Cinderella (2015), Downton Abbey (2010) and Galavant (2015).

2. Andrew Lee Potts

Actor | The Crown

Andrew was born on 29 October 1979 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, UK to dad Alan and mum Susan. He has a sister, Sarah-Jane, who is also an actor. He studied at Leeds Performing Arts School and started out in musical theatre. He is now a veteran TV actor and has been in a catalogue of all ...

3. Peter Firth

Actor | The Hunt for Red October

Peter Firth was born in Bradford, Yorkshire, in 1953. His parents owned a pub and he attended local grammar school. Firth took weekend classes at the Bradford Playhouse near his Pudsey home and by his mid-teens was playing in "Camelot" at the Bradford Alhambra. Leaving school at 16, he became a ...

4. Adrian Edmondson

Actor | Bancroft

Adrian Edmondson was born in Bradford, Yorkshire. He went to Manchester University to study drama. Whilst he was there he met Rik Mayall, and the pair began performing as 20th Century Coyote. The act continued after university when Adrian & Rik moved to London, and they became two of the leading ...

5. Clare Higgins

Actress | Hellraiser

Clare Higgins honed her craft at the Manchester and the Royal Exchange Theater, where, among her credits, she had leading roles in the plays "The Deep Man", "Measure For Measure" and "A Streetcar Named Desire", in which she played Stella. At the same time, she was busily carving a niche for herself...

6. Timothy West

Actor | The Day of the Jackal

A versatile British actor noted for his great power and command on the classical stage and in several other mediums including radio, film and television, Timothy West was born on October 20, 1934 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, the son of actors (Harry) Lockwood West and his wife Olive (...

7. Sarah-Jane Potts

Actress | Kinky Boots

Sarah-Jane Potts was born on August 30, 1976 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. She is an actress, known for Kinky Boots (2005), Waterloo Road (2006) and Sugar Rush (2005). She has been married to Joseph Millson since December 31, 2013. She was previously married to Tony Denman.

8. Enzo Cilenti

Actor | Free Fire

Enzo Cilenti was born on August 8, 1974 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England as Vincenzo Leonardo Cilenti. He is an actor and producer, known for Free Fire (2016), In the Loop (2009) and Guardians of the Galaxy (2014). He has been married to Sienna Guillory since August 17, 2002. They have two children.

9. Michael Rennie

Actor | The Day the Earth Stood Still

The British actor Michael Rennie worked as a car salesman and factory manager before he turned to acting. A meeting with a Gaumont-British Studios casting director led to Rennie's first acting job - that of stand-in for Robert Young in Secret Agent (1936) directed by Alfred Hitchcock. He put his ...

10. Michael Hirst

Writer | Vikings

Michael Hirst was born on September 21, 1952 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. He is a writer and producer, known for Vikings (2013), Elizabeth (1998) and The Tudors (2007).

11. Heather Peace

Actress | London's Burning

Heather Peace was born on June 16, 1975 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England as Heather Mary Peace. She is an actress, known for London's Burning (1988), Lip Service (2010) and Never Let Go (2015). She has been married to Eleanor Dickinson since December 13, 2014. They have three children.

12. Melanie Kilburn

Actress | The Lifeboat

Melanie Kilburn was born in 1956 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England as Sarah Melanie Jean Kilburn. She is an actress, known for The Lifeboat (1994), Coronation Street (1960) and Down to Earth (2000).

13. Bernard Hepton

Actor | Get Carter

Tall, dignified-looking Bernard Hepton enjoyed a six decade-long career on both stage and screen during which he particularly excelled at subtle, self-effacing or introspective roles. An electrician's son, Hepton grew up in the West Yorkshire town of Bradford. Due to poor eyesight, he missed out on...

14. Aqib Khan

Actor | West Is West

Aqib Khan was born on August 24, 1994 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. He is an actor, known for West Is West (2010), Remember Me (2014) and Lies We Tell (2017).

15. James Thornton

Actor | Emmerdale Farm

James Thornton was born on October 31, 1975 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England. He is an actor, known for Emmerdale (1972), Playing the Field (1998) and Among Giants (1998). He has been married to Joanna Page since December 6, 2003. They have three children.

16. Natalie Anderson

Actress | Emmerdale Farm

Natalie Anderson was born on October 24, 1981 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England as Natalie Jane Anderson. She is an actress and writer, known for Emmerdale (1972), Freight (2010) and Northern Girls. She has been married to James Shepherd since June 6, 2008. They have one child.

17. Rachel Leskovac

Actress | Coronation Street

Rachel Leskovac was born on June 5, 1976 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. She is an actress, known for Coronation Street (1960), Trollied (2011) and Where the Heart Is (1997). She has been married to David Tench since January 2005. They have one child.

18. Simon Rouse

Actor | The Bill

Simon Rouse was born on June 24, 1951 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England as John Simon Rouse. He is an actor, known for The Bill (1984), Doctor Who (1963) and Sam (1973). He has been married to Ann Holloway since June 24, 1979. They have two children.

19. George Layton

Actor | Doctor in Charge

George Layton was born on March 2, 1943 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England as George Michael William Layton. He is an actor and writer, known for Doctor in Charge (1972), Doctor at the Top (1991) and Doctor at Large (1971).

20. Wilfrid Lawson

Actor | Pygmalion

A scene stealing actor of lugubrious countenance, Wilfrid Lawson (born Wilfrid Worsnop) made his debut on the stage in "Trilby" at the Pier Pavilion in Brighton at the age of 16. He served as a pilot in the RAF during the final months of World War I, before resuming his theatrical career, becoming ...

21. Edward Petherbridge

Actor | The Guardians

Edward Petherbridge was born on August 3, 1936 in West Bowling, Bradford, Yorkshire, England. He is an actor and writer, known for The Guardians (1971), The River Flows East (1962) and American Playhouse (1981). He has been married to Emily Richard since 1981. They have two children. He was ...

22. Pat Paterson

Actress | Charlie Chan in Egypt

Pat Paterson was born on April 10, 1910 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England as Patricia Elizabeth Paterson. She was an actress, known for Charlie Chan in Egypt (1935), Idiot's Delight (1939) and Call It Luck (1934). She was married to Charles Boyer. She died on August 24, 1978 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

23. Bramwell Fletcher

Actor | The Mummy

Bramwell Fletcher was born on February 20, 1904 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England. He was an actor, known for The Mummy (1932), Svengali (1931) and Raffles (1930). He was married to Lael Wertenbaker, Susan Agathe Robinson, Diana Barrymore and Helen Chandler. He died on June 22, 1988 in Westmoreland, ...

24. Jennifer Metcalfe

Actress | Hollyoaks

Jennifer Metcalfe was born in 1982 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. She is an actress, known for Hollyoaks (1995), Hollyoaks Later (2008) and Emmerdale (1972).

25. Lori Wells

Actress | Get Some In!

Lori Wells was born in 1942 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England as Lorraine Burns. She is an actress, known for Get Some In! (1975), The Dresser (1983) and Coronation Street (1960).

26. Donal Donnelly

Actor | The Godfather: Part III

Donal Donnelly was an Irish actor best known in the cinema for roles in The Knack... and How to Get It (1965) and The Godfather: Part III (1990) and on stage for his work in the plays of Brian Friel. He was born in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, on July 6, 1931, but raised in Dublin, Ireland. In ...

27. James Midgley

Actor | Ackley Bridge

James Midgley was born in 1975 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. He is an actor, director and editor, known for Ackley Bridge (2017), Coronation Street (1960) and Cutting It (2002). He has been married to Jenni Falconer since June 3, 2010 and they have one daughter Ell Rose. In addition to his ...

28. Derek Benfield

Actor | Lifeforce

Derek Benfield was born on March 11, 1926 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England. He was an actor and writer, known for Lifeforce (1985), The Brothers (1972) and Return to the Lost Planet (1955). He was married to Susan Lyall Grant. He died on March 10, 2009 in Esher, Surrey, England.

29. Jason Croot

Actor | Roberto

Jason Croot's Acting career started back in 2000, he completed a N.C.F.E in performing arts in his native city of Bradford, Jason moved down to London in 2002 to pursue his acting career, training at the Poor School he also completed a Drama Diploma at University of Birbeck. His early stage ...

30. Duncan Preston

Actor | Acorn Antiques: The Musical

Duncan Preston is an English actor. He is known for his appearances in television productions written by Victoria Wood, including his roles of Clifford in the soap opera parody sketches Acorn Antiques, and Stan in the sitcom Dinnerladies (1998-2000). He reprised his role of Clifford in Acorn ...

31. Ken Kitson

Actor | Danger UXB

Ken Kitson was born in 1946 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England. He is known for his work on Danger UXB (1979), Coronation Street (1960) and Stanton Blues (1998).

32. John Sharp

Actor | The Wicker Man

John Sharp was born on August 5, 1920 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England as John Herbert Sharp. He was an actor, known for The Wicker Man (1973), Barry Lyndon (1975) and Top Secret! (1984). He died on November 26, 1992 in London, England.

33. Danny Cunningham

Actor | Little Shop of Horrors

Danny Cunningham was born on May 29, 1969 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. He is an actor, known for Little Shop of Horrors (1986), 24 Hour Party People (2002) and The Secret Life of Words (2005).

34. Edward Peel

Actor | Lassiter

Edward Peel was born in 1943 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England. He is an actor, known for Lassiter (1984), By the Sword Divided (1983) and Breakaway (1980).

35. Bernard Gallagher

Actor | Casualty

Bernard Gallagher was born on September 26, 1929 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. He was an actor, known for Casualty (1986), Moonfleet (1984) and A Brother's Tale (1983). He was married to Sylvia Vickers. He died on November 27, 2016 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

36. Stephanie Turner

Actress | The Sweeney

Stephanie Turner was inspired to become an actress by seeing pantomime as a child. She graduated from Manchester University with a drama degree and performed in repertory in Worcester. Television roles followed, including a recurring character in Z Cars (1962), WPC Howarth. She auditioned ...

37. Nicky Evans

Actor | Shameless

Nicky Evans was born on April 20, 1979 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England. He is an actor, known for Shameless (2004), Emmerdale (1972) and Sparkhouse (2002).

38. Jonathan Linsley

Actor | Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest

Jonathan was born in Yorkshire and went to school in Skipton "the Gateway to the Dales." His first loves in life were, Rugby Union (he played for Upper Wharfedale) Football (life long Leeds United supporter) and the Theatre. Thanks to Mr Thomas a dedicated English teacher who nurtured in him a love...

39. Polly Hemingway

Actress | Airline

Polly Hemingway was born on December 4, 1946 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England. She is an actress, known for Airline (1982), Wallander (2008) and Goodnight Sweetheart (1993).

40. J.B. Priestley

Writer | Last Holiday

John Boynton Priestley was one of England's last great writers--he was a member of the last generation of freethinking British "sages" who contemplated both science and philosophy in their literary output. Today his books are mostly out of print and his name is all but forgotten except in the dusty...

41. Muj Shah

Actor | Coconut

Born in Bradford, England in 1984, Muj moved around as a child, his Parents settled in Derby in the early 90's. Pursuing his passion for acting he auditioned for and was accepted into the National Youth Theatre, while still gaining experience at University. Upon graduating he won a scholarship and ...

42. Leslie Sands

Actor | Z Cars

Leslie Sands was born on May 19, 1921 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. He was an actor and writer, known for Z Cars (1962), BBC Sunday-Night Play (1960) and The Avengers (1961). He was married to Pauline Williams. He died on May 9, 2001 in Chepstow, Monmouthshire, Wales.

43. Gary Whitaker

Actor | Melancholia

Gary Whitaker was born in 1967 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. He is an actor, known for Melancholia (2011), First of the Summer Wine (1988) and The Gathering (2002).

44. Rosemary Nicols

Actress | Department S

Rosemary Nicols was born on October 28, 1941 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England. She is an actress and producer, known for Department S (1969), Fathers and Sons (1971) and Undermind (1965). She was previously married to Frederic Mullally.

45. George Little

Actor | Fiddler on the Roof

George Little was born in December 1928 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England. He is an actor, known for Fiddler on the Roof (1971), Evita (1996) and Poirot (1989). He has been married to Jane Little since 2012. He was previously married to Gillian Morris.

46. Steve Hodson

Actor | The Legend of King Arthur

Steve Hodson was born on November 5, 1947 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. He is known for his work on The Legend of King Arthur (1979), Angels (1975) and Follyfoot (1971).

47. Anita Rani

Writer | Bollywood: The World's Biggest Film Industry

Anita Rani was born on October 25, 1977 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England as Anita Nazran. She is a writer, known for Bollywood: The World's Biggest Film Industry (2018), The Crystal Maze (1990) and The State We're In (2002).

48. C.V. France

Actor | The Skin Game

C.V. France was born on June 30, 1868 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England as Charles Vernon France. He was an actor, known for The Skin Game (1931), If I Were King (1938) and Lord Edgware Dies (1934). He died on April 13, 1949 in Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, England.

49. Tony McHale

Writer | Holby City

Tony McHale was born in September 1950 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. He is a writer and producer, known for Holby City (1999), EastEnders (1985) and A Bridge Too Far (1977).

50. David Hockney

Art Department | Something's Gotta Give

David Hockney was born on July 9, 1937 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England.


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