Birth Place Matching "Northampton, Northamptonshire, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Matt Smith

Actor | Doctor Who

Matt Smith is an English actor who shot to fame in the UK aged 26 when he was cast by producer Steven Moffat as the Eleventh Doctor in the BBC's iconic science-fiction adventure series Doctor Who (2005).

Matthew Robert Smith was born and raised in Northampton, the son of Lynne (Fidler) and David ...

2. Sophie Turner

Actress | Game of Thrones

Sophie Belinda Jonas (née Turner; born February 21, 1996) is an English actress. Turner made her professional acting debut as Sansa Stark on the HBO fantasy television series Game of Thrones (2011) (2011-2019), which brought her international recognition and critical praise. For her performance, ...

3. Louise Brealey

Actress | Containment

Louise Brealey, also credited as Loo Brealey, is an English actress, writer and journalist. Born in Bozeat, Northamptonshire, England. She attended Kimbolton School, proceeding to read History at Cambridge. She then trained at the Lee Strasberg Institute in New York City and with clown teacher ...

4. Marc Warren

Actor | Wanted

Marc Warren was born on March 20, 1967 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England. He is an actor, known for Wanted (2008), Green Street Hooligans (2005) and Band of Brothers (2001).

5. Tim Minchin

Actor | Robin Hood

Tim Minchin was born on October, 1975, as Timothy David Minchin, and was brought up in Perth, Western Australia. He is an actor, comedian, musician, writer, and director known for Californication (2007), Larrikins (2018), and Tim Minchin and the Heritage Orchestra (2011). He is the composer ...

6. Joan Hickson

Actress | Miss Marple: Nemesis

Joan Hickson was born in 1906 at Kingsthorpe, Northampton. Her stage career began with provincial theater in 1927, going on to a long series of West End comedies, usually playing the part of a confused or eccentric middle-age woman. She performed at the Regent's Park Open Air Theatre, at the time ...

7. Judy Carne

Actress | The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

Trained in music and dance, tiny-framed, pixie-like Judy Carne was born Joyce Botterill in Northampton, England in 1939, the daughter of a grocer. Trained in dance, she appeared in music revues as a teenager and changed her name at the advice of a dance teacher. Slowly building up a career on ...

8. Robert Llewellyn

Actor | Red Dwarf

Robert Llewellyn was born on March 10, 1956 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England. He is an actor and writer, known for Red Dwarf (1988), Mirrormask (2005) and Grushko (1994). He is married to Judy Pascoe. They have two children.

9. Nanette Newman

Actress | The Stepford Wives

Prior to going to RADA she'd had a small part in 'The Rebel' with Tony Hancock but after the first day she went home in tears as she'd been made up with bright green lips and mud in her hair for her part as an extra sensualist. While she enjoyed making the film and working with Tony she didn't ...

10. Mike Berry

Actor | Are You Being Served?

Mike Berry was born on September 24, 1942 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England as Michael Hubert Bourne. He is an actor, known for Are You Being Served? (1972), Life is All You Get (1997) and Worzel Gummidge (1979).

11. Gian Sammarco

Actor | The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13¾

Gian Sammarco was born in February 1970 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England as Giancarlo Sammarco. He is an actor, known for The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13¾ (1985), Doctor Who (1963) and Press Gang (1989). He has been married to Joanna Young since 1998. He was previously ...

12. Rebecca Hunter

Actress | Family Affairs

Rebecca was the lead singer in the pop group All Stars, who starred in a CITV programme called _"StarStreet" (2000)_. She was also a presenter for Pop World on Channel Four.

13. Bob Harris

Actor | Made

Bob Harris was born on April 11, 1946 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England as Robert Brinley Joseph Harris. He is an actor, known for Made (1972), Wild Rose (2018) and Whistle Test (1971).

14. Barbara Mitchell

Actress | For the Love of Ada

Barbara Mitchell was born on October 4, 1929 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England as Barbara Joy Mitchell. She was an actress, known for For the Love of Ada (1972), The Larkins (1958) and Beryl's Lot (1973). She was married to Rex Graham. She died on December 9, 1977 in Kingston-upon-Thames, ...

15. Derry Felton

Director | The Sanctuaries

Derry Felton was born on the 14th May 1992 in Northampton, United Kingdom. At the age of two years and nine months Derry contracted a disease which paralyzed him from the neck down leaving him wheelchair and ventilated dependent. Derry went onto study A-level film and from then on became an avid ...

16. Tom Walls

Actor | A Cup of Kindness

Comedy farceur Tom Walls is indelibly associated with the popular Aldwych Theatre farces of the 1920s and 1930s. Born in 1883, this English gent was a former constable and jockey before making his stage debut in 1905. As the star and producer of a succession of witty spoofs typically denigrating ...

17. Malcolm Arnold

Composer | The Bridge on the River Kwai

Born in Northampton on 21st October 1921, Malcolm Arnold studied composition with Gordon Jacob and trumpet with Ernest Hall at the Royal College of Music. In 1941 he joined the trumpet section of the London Philharmonic Orchestra, becoming principal by 1943. After two years of war service and one ...

18. Mark Haddon

Writer | Microsoap

Mark Haddon was born on October 28, 1962 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England. He is a writer, known for Microsoap (1998), Fungus the Bogeyman (2004) and Coming Down the Mountain (2007).

19. Michael Underwood

Writer | Entertainment Today

Michael Underwood was born on October 26, 1975 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England. He is an actor and writer, known for Entertainment Today (2000), A.J. Wentworth, B.A. (1982) and The Crystal Maze (1990). He has been married to Angellica Bell since December 27, 2010. They have two children.

20. William Alwyn

Composer | State Secret

Virtuoso flautist and composer who taught at London's Royal Academy of Music as a professor from 1926 to 1955. During the war years, he was employed by the Ministry of Information, where he came to the fore as a composer of scores for documentary films which were used for morale building, the ...

21. Jason Impey

Director | Ted Bundy Had a Son

He was only 10 years old when he first picked up the camera and started self shooting independent short films that would turn into some of his controversial and often challenging features.

After a few shorts as a child Jason went to study media at Bedford College at the age of 16 in which he gained ...

22. Kylie Pentelow

Actress | Finding Richard

Kylie Pentelow was born on June 29, 1979 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England as Kylie Ann Pentelow. She is an actress, known for Finding Richard (2014), ITV Weekend News (1955) and BBC East Midlands Today (1991).

23. Jeremy Wooding

Director | Bollywood Queen

Jeremy Wooding was born in 1969 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England. He is a director and producer, known for Bollywood Queen (2002), Blood Moon (2014) and Burning Men (2019).

24. Niki Faulkner

Stunts | Mission: Impossible - Fallout

Niki Faulkner was born on December 7, 1976 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England. He is known for his work on Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018), Rush (2013) and Annihilation (2018).

25. Michael Da Costa

Actor | Callan

Michael Da Costa was born on September 8, 1941 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England. He was an actor, known for Callan (1974), The Zoo Gang (1974) and Mystery and Imagination (1966). He was married to Philipa Mary Brunedell. He died on March 22, 1977 in Pimlico, London, England.

26. Michael Crick

Writer | Panorama

Michael Crick was born on May 21, 1958 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England. He is an actor and writer, known for Panorama (1953), Confessions of a Diary Secretary (2007) and UK General Election (1950).

27. Mike Jeavons

Actor | Shameful Sequels

Mike Jeavons was born on December 5, 1985 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England. He is an actor and writer, known for Shameful Sequels (2009), Bad Movie Beatdown (2009) and Atop the Fourth Wall (2008). He has been married to Grace Downes since November 7, 2014.

28. Ruari Cannon

Actor | World War Z

Ruari Cannon was born in 1991 in Northampton and was raised in Edinburgh, Scotland. He has one sister named Kirsty, and his parents are Eleanor and Malcolm Cannon. At Stewarts Melville College in Edinburgh he was involved heavily with sport and drama, and cultivated a love for the stage in ...

29. Matt Legg

Actor | Bronson

Born in Northampton General Hospital, he lived in the small village of Draughton until the age of 5. His family then moved in to the 'Southend Hotel' Public House in Bedford, where they lived until 1984. They then moved again to another Public House, the 'Prince Albert' in Milton Keynes. Matt then ...

30. Toby Anstis

Actor | Mongrels

Toby Anstis was born on December 14, 1970 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England. He is an actor, known for Mongrels (2010), Monster Cafe (1994) and Lemon La Vida Loca (2012).

31. Joanne Campbell

Actress | Blind Justice

Joanne began her career in the 1980s at the Theatre Royal Stratford, where she became the first ever black Principle Boy in pantomime. She went on to appear at the Belgrade Theatre in Coventry and was a founder member of the BiBi Crew, the first company made up entirely of black actresses. As a ...

32. Ashleigh Butler

Actress | Pudsey the Dog: The Movie

Ashleigh Butler was born on February 6, 1995 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England as Ashleigh Jade Butler. She is known for her work on Pudsey the Dog: The Movie (2014), Mr. Stink (2012) and Celebrity Juice (2008).

33. Graeme Swann

Self | BT Sport Cricket

Graeme Swann was born on March 24, 1979 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England as Graeme Peter Swann. He is an actor, known for BT Sport Cricket (2016), Test Match Cricket (1938) and The Crystal Maze (1990).

34. Stephen Butcher

Director | First Sight

Stephen Butcher is one of the most experienced network television directors based in Northern Ireland, He started his career as a staff director at Granada Television working on a very wide range of programmes, including live news, documentary and light entertainment, but specialising in drama. ...

35. Ben Cohen

Self | See Hear

Ben Cohen was born on September 14, 1978 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England as Benjamin Christopher Cohen. During a successful career in rugby union, he was part of the team that won the 2003 Rugby World Cup, becoming the first Northern Hemisphere side to do so. During a 6 year international...

36. W. Stephen Gilbert

Producer | Play for Today

W. Stephen Gilbert was born on May 20, 1947 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England as William Stephen Gilbert. He is known for his work on Play for Today (1970), King of the Ghetto (1986) and The Other Side (1979).

37. Jill Booty

Actress | The Fellows

Jill Booty was born on June 3, 1933 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England. She is an actress, known for The Fellows (1967), The Younger Generation (1961) and BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950). She has been married to Robin Chapman since 1959.

38. Joanna Kubik

The Masque of the Red Death

Joanna Kubik was born on June 11, 1932 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England as Joanna Winsome Farmar-Bowers. She is an actress, known for The Masque of the Red Death (1964).

39. Francis Crick

Self | Horizon

Francis Crick was born on June 8, 1916 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England as Francis Harry Compton Crick. He died on July 28, 2004 in San Diego, California, USA.

40. Lois Drage

Actress | Wild Geese

Lois Drage was born on December 17, 1997 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England. She is an actress, known for Wild Geese (2018) and One in A Million (Music Video) (2019).

41. Alex Duggan

Actor | UK Haunted

Alex is the co-owner and paranormal investigator for UK Haunted.

He is a director, producer, editor, writer, and talent.

As a seasoned paranormal investigator Alex has investigated hundreds of locations. In 2013 he decided to take his show, UK Haunted, to broadcast and it was shown in North America.

...

44. Peter Bartlett

Actor | BBC Sunday-Night Theatre

Peter Bartlett was born on June 2, 1927 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England as Peter Richard Bartlett. He was an actor, known for BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950), The Life and Death of Sir John Falstaff (1959) and The Wednesday Play (1964). He died on May 7, 2007 in Watford, Hertfordshire, ...

45. Johnny Barrs

Actor | Doctor Who

Johnny Barrs was born on March 1, 1933 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England as John James Barrs. He was an actor, known for Doctor Who (1963), Chris Cross (1993) and All Creatures Great and Small (1978). He died on August 31, 2018 in the UK.

46. Pearl Dadswell

Actress | BBC Sunday-Night Theatre

Pearl Dadswell was born on July 16, 1915 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England. She was an actress, known for BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950), ITV Television Playhouse (1955) and London Playhouse (1955). She was married to Eric Dodson. She died on June 1, 1963 in Marylebone, London, England.

47. V.V. Brown

Soundtrack | The Back-up Plan

V.V. Brown was born on October 24, 1983 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England as Vanessa Brown.

48. Matthew de Salles

Camera Department | Abatement

Matthew is British-born, with both American and Brazilian parents. He works mostly freelance as a cinematographer, camera operator/ assistant and kit-master, whilst also working towards a degree in Media Production at Coventry University. In recent years, he has been involved in a number of film ...

50. Lady Bertha Jeffreys

Self | N Is a Number: A Portrait of Paul Erdös

Lady Bertha Jeffreys was born on May 22, 1903 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England as Bertha Swirles. She died on December 18, 1999 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.


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