Birth Place Matching "Manchester, Lancashire, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. David Schofield

Actor | Gladiator

David Schofield was born in 1951, in Manchester, England. He was one of ten children in a working-class family. His first acting experience was at Manchester boy's school at the age of 12. In 1967, he was accepted as student assistant stage manager at a local repertory theatre. He started on the ...

2. David Bamber

Actor | Valkyrie

David Bamber was born on September 19, 1954 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as David James Bamber. He is an actor, known for Valkyrie (2008), Miss Potter (2006) and The Bourne Identity (2002). He has been married to Julia Swift since July 1982. They have two children.

3. Nico Mirallegro

Actor | Hollyoaks

Nico Mirallegro was born in Manchester, England, to an Italian father and Anglo-Irish mother. He attended The Manchester school of Acting for 3 years. He is best known for his roles in The Village, My Mad Fat Diary, Common and the recent British film Spike Island. Nico was selected in the 2012 ...

4. Karl Pilkington

Producer | The Ricky Gervais Show

Karl Pilkington is best known as the star of Sky 1 travel documentary series An Idiot Abroad and The Moaning of Life. Karl is also a Sunday Times best-selling author, having written seven books. Hist first scripted comedy series Sick of It debuted on Sky 1 in 2018 and series 2 will launch in 2019.

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5. Rebecca Ryan

Actress | State of Play

Rebecca Ryan was born on April 27, 1991 in Manchester, Lancashire, England. She is an actress, known for State of Play (2003), Waterloo Road (2006) and Shameless (2004).

6. Vanessa Hehir

Actress | Heartbeat

Vanessa Hehir was born in 1981 in Manchester, Lancashire, England. She is an actress and producer, known for Heartbeat (1992), Supreme Tweeter (2015) and Waterloo Road (2006). She has been married to Leon Ockenden since October 2010.

7. Ellie Paskell

Actress | Ashes to Ashes

Ellie Paskell was born in Manchester, Lancashire, England. She is an actress, known for Ashes to Ashes (2008), Waterloo Road (2006) and Doctors (2000).

8. Adam Thomas

Actor | Emmerdale Farm

Adam Thomas was born on August 11, 1988 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as Adam Gordon Thomas. He is an actor, known for Emmerdale (1972), Waterloo Road (2006) and Pitching In (2019). He has been married to Caroline Daly since August 27, 2017. They have two children.

9. Justin Chadwick

Director | Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom

Justin Chadwick was born on December 1, 1968 in Manchester, Lancashire, England. He is a director and actor, known for Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013), The First Grader (2010) and Bleak House (2005).

10. Craig Cash

Writer | The Royle Family

Craig Cash was born on September 11, 1960 in Manchester, Lancashire, England. He is a writer and actor, known for The Royle Family (1998), Early Doors (2003) and Comedy Playhouse (1961). He has been married to Stephanie Davies since 2000.

11. Victoria Wood

Writer | Dinnerladies

From the mid-1980s right up until her premature death in April 2016, Victoria Wood's appearances on stage and television were always eagerly anticipated, whether it was laugh-a-minute stand-up, a beautifully judged dramatic performance in the TV film Housewife, 49 (2006) or the canteen sitcom ...

12. Sally Lindsay

Actress | Coronation Street

Sally Lindsay was born on July 8, 1973 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as Sally Jane Lindsay. She is an actress and writer, known for Coronation Street (1960), Scott & Bailey (2011) and Still Open All Hours (2013). She has been married to Steve White since December 14, 2013. They have two ...

13. Ryan Thomas

Actor | Coronation Street

Ryan Thomas was born on June 10, 1984 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as Ryan James Thomas. He is an actor, known for Coronation Street (1960), Coronation Street: A Knight's Tale (2010) and Neighbours (1985).

14. Moya Brady

Actress | Pride & Prejudice

Moya Brady was born on September 8, 1962 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as Kathleen Moya Brady. She is an actress, known for Pride & Prejudice (2005), The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009) and The NeverEnding Story III (1994).

15. Nisa Cole

Actress | Waterloo Road

Nisa Cole was born in 1989 in Manchester, Lancashire, England. She is an actress, known for Waterloo Road (2006), The Drowning of Arthur Braxton and Vera (2011).

16. Jack Rosenthal

Writer | The Lovers

Jack Rosenthal was born on September 8, 1931 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as Jack Morris Rosenthal. He was a writer and producer, known for The Lovers (1970), And a Nightingale Sang (1989) and Screen One (1985). He was married to Maureen Lipman and Catherine Maxine Ward. He died on May 29, ...

17. Jorgie Porter

Actress | Hollyoaks

Jorgie Porter was born on December 25, 1987 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as Jorgina Alexandra Porter. She is an actress, known for Hollyoaks (1995), Hollyoaks Later (2008) and The Loss Adjuster.

18. Joel Goonan

Actor | Hollyoaks

Joel Goonan was born on September 2, 1989 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as Joel Benjamin Goonan. He is an actor, known for Hollyoaks (1995), Waterloo Road (2006) and Doctors (2000).

19. Tim Dantay

Actor | Everest

Tim Dantay was born in 1963 in Manchester, Lancashire, England. He is an actor, known for Everest (2015), Playing the Field (1998) and Southcliffe (2013).

20. Tyrone Kearns

Actor | Dracula Untold

Tyrone is an actor, born in Manchester and raised in various parts of the UK. Tyrone is best known for his appearance on Game of Thrones season 3 as part of the Brotherhood without banners and is continuing to work on more and more TV series along with movies.

21. Kate Brown

Actress | Dixon of Dock Green

Kate Brown was born in Manchester, Lancashire, England. She is an actress, known for Dixon of Dock Green (1955), Roads to Freedom (1970) and Now, Take My Wife (1971).

22. Leonard Mudie

Actor | Captain Blood

Leonard Mudie was a stalwart acting veteran who made nearly 150 appearances before the camera. He was from the Midlands of England and began on stage in 1908 at the Gaiety Theater (1884-1959) in Manchester. This was the first regional repertory theater in England and well noted for the spectrum of ...

23. Shaun Ryder

Soundtrack | Virtuosity

Shaun Ryder was born on August 23, 1962 in Little Hulton, Greater Manchester, Lancashire, England. He has been married to Joanne Ryder since March 7, 2010. They have three children.

24. Ruth Myers

Costume Designer | L.A. Confidential

Two-time Academy Award Nominee Ruth Myers was brought up in Manchester, England. She trained at St. Martin's School of Art in London, then went to work at the Royal Court Theatre on a student grant, followed by a year working in repertory. Ms. Myers next returned to the Royal Court, contributing to...

25. Mark Eckersley

Editor | The Aeronauts

Mark Eckersley was born on November 13, 1971 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as Mark Andrew Eckersley. He is known for his work on The Aeronauts (2019), Wild Rose (2018) and Dredd (2012).

26. Harry Littlewood

Actor | The Massingham Affair

Harry Littlewood was born on May 23, 1921 in Manchester, Lancashire, England. He was an actor and writer, known for The Massingham Affair (1964), Starr and Company (1958) and Taxi! (1963). He died on December 26, 2003 in Chelsea, London, England.

27. Anna Hope

Actress | Doctor Who

Anna Hope was born in 1974 in Manchester, Lancashire, England. She is an actress, known for Doctor Who (2005), Coronation Street (1960) and Tardisodes (2006).

28. Patricia Phoenix

Actress | The L-Shaped Room

Bold, brassy and larger than life, Pat Phoenix was television's favourite scarlet woman. For nearly 25 years, she dominated the soap opera Coronation Street (1960) in the role of Elsie Tanner and sent shivers down the spines of Britain's menfolk twice a week. With her low cut cleavage, she was ...

29. Terry Christian

Actor | Membrane

Terry Christian was born on May 8, 1960 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as Terence Christian. He is an actor and writer, known for Membrane (1983), Deadtime (2012) and Alexis Arquette: She's My Brother (2007).

30. Limahl

Soundtrack | Die unendliche Geschichte

Christopher Hamill, 19 December 1958, Wigan, Lancashire, England Limahl (an anagram of his surname) came to prominence as lead vocalist with Kajagoogoo. His rancorous exit from the group in 1983 was caused partly by guitarist Nick Beggs' increasing control over the outfit's destiny. However, a ...

31. Greg Wood

Actor | Hollyoaks

Greg Wood was born in Manchester, Lancashire, England. He is an actor, known for Hollyoaks (1995), Casualty 1907 (2008) and Brookside (1982).

32. Louis Dunn

Actor | Jamie Johnson

Louis Dunn was born on August 18, 2003 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as Louis Peter Dunn. He is known for his work on Jamie Johnson (2016).

33. Lynsay King

Actress | Coronation Street

Lynsay and and her twin sister Leah were selected to play the role of Sarah Louise Tilsley in popular ITV soap opera Coronation Street. The two girls alternated in the role until Leah died from cot death in May 1987. Their parents, both keen fans of Coronation Street, agreed that Lynsay could ...

34. Hilary Tindall

Actress | The Brothers

Hilary Tindall was born on August 14, 1938 in Manchester, Lancashire, England. She was an actress, known for The Brothers (1972), Yellow Dog (1973) and The Champions (1968). She was married to Robin Lowe. She died on December 5, 1992 in Selbourne, England.

35. Ellie Leach

Actress | Coronation Street

Ellie Louise Leach was born on 15th March 2001 in Bury, Manchester. Ellie had an interest in acting from a young age. Her first appearance on TV was in a Staples back to school advert and she later landed a role in BBC daytime drama Moving On. Her most notable role is that of Faye Windass in ...

36. Kay Adshead

Actress | Acceptable Levels

Kay Adshead (born in Lancashire, England, 10 May 1954) is a poet, playwright, theatremaker, actress and producer. Adshead has worked extensively in television and is particularly notable for her regular appearances with Victoria Wood.

Adshead was born in Manchester, moving to Stretford where she was...

37. Roxy Shahidi

Actress | National Theatre Live: Othello

Roxy Shahidi was born on March 12, 1983 in Manchester, Lancashire, England. She is an actress, known for National Theatre Live: Othello (2013), Emmerdale (1972) and Sinchronicity (2006). She has been married to Arsher Ali since 2010. They have one child.

38. Henry Bonsu

Self | Can We Take Off the Blindfold?

Henry Bonsu was born in December 1967 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as Henry Osei Bonsu.

39. Clare Kelly

Actress | The Cuckoo Waltz

Clare Kelly was born on February 25, 1922 in Manchester, Lancashire, England. She was an actress, known for The Cuckoo Waltz (1975), Five to One (1963) and A Kind of Loving (1982). She died on February 18, 2001 in Bath, Somerset, England.

40. Ellis Hollins

Actor | Hollyoaks

Ellis Hollins was born in November 1999 in Manchester. He was just weeks old when he was cast as Tom Cunningham in Channel 4's Hollyoaks. Ellis has played Tom through many dramatic stories including the deaths of both his parents, the death of his half-brother, being abused, starting a fire at his ...

41. Theo Graham

Actor | Hollyoaks

Theo Graham was born on June 20, 1997 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as Theo Farris L. Graham. He is an actor, known for Hollyoaks (1995), Fate: The Winx Saga (2020) and Doctors (2000).

42. Howard Goorney

Actor | Fiddler on the Roof

Howard Goorney was born on May 11, 1921 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as Howard Jacob Goorney. He was an actor, known for Fiddler on the Roof (1971), The Last Days of Pompeii (1984) and Under the Same Sun (1978). He was married to Stella Riley. He died on March 29, 2007 in Bath, Somerset, ...

43. Vince Powell

Writer | Love Thy Neighbour

Vince Powell was born on August 6, 1928 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as Vincent Joseph Smith. He is known for his work on Love Thy Neighbour (1972), Never Mind the Quality, Feel the Width (1967) and Bless This House (1971). He died on July 13, 2009 in Surrey, England.

44. Beatrice Varley

Actress | The Wicked Lady

Beatrice Varley was born on July 11, 1896 in Manchester, Lancashire, England. She was an actress, known for The Wicked Lady (1945), Jassy (1947) and The Remarkable Mr. Kipps (1941). She died on July 4, 1964 in Ealing, London, England.

45. Alan Cassell

Actor | 'Breaker' Morant

Alan Cassell was born on February 16, 1932 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as Alan Louis Cassell. He was an actor, known for Breaker Morant (1980), Special Squad (1984) and Blue Heelers (1994). He died on August 30, 2017 in Kyneton, Victoria, Australia.

46. Freddie Garrity

Soundtrack | The Cuckoo Patrol

Freddie Garrity was born on November 14, 1936 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as Frederick Garrity. He was married to Christine, Dierdre and Josie. He died on May 19, 2006 in Ysbyty Gwynedd, Bangor, Wales.

47. Mike Read

Writer | Tin Pan Alley

Mike Read was born on March 1, 1947 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as Michael David Kenneth Read. He is an actor, known for Tin Pan Alley (2016), Only Fools and Horses (1981) and Roland Rat: The Series (1986).

48. Cliff Twemlow

Actor | G.B.H.

Twemlow was a one time night club bouncer and avid movie fan who entered the film world via working as a stuntman. Based in the Manchester area, Twemlow came into his own by starring in a series of extremely low budget action films mostly shot on videotape. The first, 1983's G.B.H., was a true ...

49. Bernard Manning

Actor | The Impressionable Jon Culshaw

Bernard Manning was born on August 13, 1930 in Ancoats, Manchester, Lancashire, England as Bernard John Manning. He was an actor and writer, known for The Impressionable Jon Culshaw (2004), Coronation Street (1960) and The Great British Striptease (1980). He was married to Veronica Finneran. He ...

50. Joe Gill

Actor | Emmerdale Farm

Joe Gill was born on February 12, 1994 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as Joseph Peter Gill. He is an actor, known for Emmerdale (1972), The Sparticle Mystery (2011) and In the Flesh (2013).


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