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


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1. David Calder

Actor | The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor

Classically-trained veteran actor David Calder was born on 1 August 1946 in Portsmouth, England. His impressive career in acting began as early as 1968 around the age of 22. Easily known to British audiences for his work in film and television, Calder perhaps is better known to American audiences ...

2. Bryony Hannah

Actress | Jupiter Ascending

Bryony Hannah was born in 1984 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. She is an actress, known for Jupiter Ascending (2015), Call the Midwife (2012) and Cemetery Junction (2010).

3. John Madden

Director | Shakespeare in Love

John Madden was born on April 8, 1949 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. He is a director and producer, known for Shakespeare in Love (1998), The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011) and Miss Sloane (2016).

4. Kirsty Dillon

Actress | Locke

Kirsty Dillon was born in 1976 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. She is an actress, known for Locke (2013), Midsomer Murders (1997), as well as her voice acting work on the adventure game Clock Tower 3 (2002).

Kirsty Dillon is a graduate of Goldsmiths, University of London. She has also ...

5. Emma Barton

Actress | EastEnders

Emma Barton was born on July 26, 1977 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England as Emma Louise Barton. She is an actress, known for EastEnders (1985), Who Needs Enemies (2013) and Doctors (2000). She was previously married to Nigel Stoate.

6. George Costigan

Actor | The Beiderbecke Connection

George Costigan is an English actor. Born in Portsmouth, Hampshire, Costigan grew up in Salford, Lancashire. After attending St Augustine's C of E Primary School on Bolton Road in Pendlebury, he went to Wardley Grammar School on Mardale Avenue in Wardley near Swinton.

Costigan has been on television...

7. Aubrey Morris

Actor | A Clockwork Orange

He was one of those delightful, typically British, actors with a penchant for playing eccentrics. Early in his career, Jeremy Brett once quaintly introduced Aubrey Morris to Noël Coward as "the finest small-part player in London". Born Aubrey Steinberg of Jewish-Ukrainian ancestry, he was one of ...

8. Stephen Marcus

Actor | Walk Like a Panther

Stephen became an actor in 1984 after 3 years of training at Arts Educational Schools in London; he spent the first 6 months of his career touring round London parks and schools in "Robin Hood & The Tree Trick" which was quickly followed by his first film role as Moose in the cult film "My ...

9. Nicola Duffett

Actress | Family Affairs

Nicola Duffett was born on January 22, 1963 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England as Nicola T. P. Duffett. She is an actress and producer, known for Family Affairs (1997), Spider (2002) and Howards End (1992).

10. Michael Ripper

Actor | Quatermass and the Pit

The British character actor Michael Ripper was born in 1913 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. His father was a speech therapist and encouraged him to participate in diction and public speaking competitions. From this, the young Michael gained an interest in acting and got his first taste of the ...

11. Marc Wootton

Actor | Frequently Asked Questions About Time Travel

Marc Wootton was born on February 8, 1975 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England as Marc James Wootton. He is an actor and writer, known for Frequently Asked Questions About Time Travel (2009), Arthur Christmas (2011) and La La Land (2010).

12. Charles Dickens

Writer | Great Expectations

Charles Dickens' father was a clerk at the Naval Pay Office, and because of this the family had to move from place to place: Plymouth, London, Chatham. It was a large family and despite hard work, his father couldn't earn enough money. In 1823 he was arrested for debt and Charles had to start ...

13. Amanda Lamb

Self | Hot Shots

Amanda Lamb was born on July 19, 1972 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. She has been married to Sean McGuinness since 2008. They have one child. She was previously married to Mike Carter.

14. Alison Owen

Producer | Elizabeth

Alison Owen was born in 1961 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. She is a producer, known for Elizabeth (1998), Saving Mr. Banks (2013) and The Giver (2014). She was previously married to Keith Allen.

15. Lorraine Stanley

Actress | Suffragette

Lorraine Stanley was born on June 28, 1976 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England as Lorraine Marie Stanley. She is an actress and producer, known for Suffragette (2015), EastEnders (1985) and Legend (2015).

16. Paul Andrew Williams

Director | London to Brighton

Paul Andrew Williams was born in 1973 in Portsmouth, England. He is a director and producer, known for London to Brighton (2006), Unfinished Song (2012) and The Cottage (2008).

17. Charlie Clark

Actor | Jessie: The Golden Heart

Known for his versatility and raw, energetic performances, Charlie has quickly established himself as one of England's most exciting up-and-coming actors. Since graduating from the Stella Adler Academy of Acting he has landed a string of major roles in hit plays such as Golden Boy (clifford odets),...

18. Sophiya Haque

Actress | Wanted

Sophia Haque rose to fame as a VJ/host on pop-music channels broadcast by India in the 1990s (via satellite). Her amiable personality and attractive appearance made her a favorite with many viewers, and led to her being offered bit parts in Indian films. A lead role in the low-budget comedy film '...

19. Montagu Love

Actor | Gunga Din

Montague Love - certainly an intriguing name - but his own - started his working life as a newspaper man in London. His primary expertise centered on being a field illustrator and cartoonist who covered the Boer War (1899-1902). His realistic battle sketches gained him popularity among readers, but...

20. Paul Chequer

Actor | As If

Paul Chequer was born in 1978 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. He is an actor, known for As If (2001), Sherlock (2010) and Making Waves (2004).

21. Murray Gold

Composer | Doctor Who

Murray Gold has been nominated for a BAFTA six times in the category Best Original Television Music, for Vanity Fair (1999), Queer as Folk (2000), Casanova (2006), Doctor Who (2008) and A Very English Scandal (2019). His score for the BAFTA winning film Kiss of Life was awarded the Mozart Prize of ...

22. Paul Jones

Soundtrack | The Boat That Rocked

Paul Jones was born on February 24, 1942 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England as Paul Pond. He is an actor, known for Pirate Radio (2009), The Princess Diaries (2001) and Privilege (1967). He has been married to Fiona Hendley since 1984. He was previously married to Sheila MacLeod.

23. Brett Fancy

Actor | Outpost

Brett is the son of a dockyard worker and grew up in Portsmouth, England. When working on the stage crew at the Chichester Festival Theatre, and watching from the wings, the great Sir John Mills Brett decided he wanted to act and he applied for drama school. He attended the Guildhall School of ...

24. Christopher Hitchens

Writer | On an Electric Night

Christopher Eric Hitchens (born April 13, 1949) was a British-American author, journalist, and literary critic. He was a columnist at Vanity Fair, The Atlantic, The Nation, Slate, and Free Inquiry.

Hitchens is known for his atheism and anti-theism and was a firm believer in the Enlightenment values ...

25. Roland Orzabal

Soundtrack | Watchmen

Roland Orzabal was born on August 22, 1961 in Havant, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England as Raoul Jaime Orzabal de la Quintana. He was previously married to Caroline Johnston.

26. Staten Cousins Roe

Producer | A Serial Killer's Guide to Life

Staten Cousins Roe was born on October 31, 1981 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. He is an actor and producer, known for A Serial Killer's Guide to Life (2019) and This Way Out (2013).

27. John Salew

Actor | Time Flies

John Salew was born in 1902 in Portsmouth, England as John Rylett Salew. He was an actor, known for Time Flies (1944), Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949) and The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (1947). He died on September 14, 1961 in London, England.

28. Wolfe Morris

Actor | The Message

British character actor of Ukrainian-Jewish ancestry. Prolific on stage and screen, he was especially adept at impersonating people from diverse ethnicities, including Indians, Arabs, Japanese, Mexicans and Boers. He was a graduate of RADA and winner of the Forbes-Robertson and Kendal prizes. ...

29. Hugh Futcher

Actor | Repulsion

Hugh Futcher was born on October 29, 1937 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England as David Hugh Futcher. He is an actor, known for Repulsion (1965), 102 Dalmatians (2000) and Doctor Who (1963).

30. Kate Dove

Actress | Coronation Street

Kate Dove was born on March 8, 1947 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. She is an actress, known for Coronation Street (1960), Emmerdale (1972) and Wipe Out (1988).

31. Andrew Seear

Actor | Shadowlands

Andrew Seear was born in 1951 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. He is an actor, known for Shadowlands (1993), Simply Irresistible (1999) and Calling the Shots (1993).

32. Mike Rutherford

Soundtrack | Against All Odds

If drummer and singer Phil Collins became the superstar of Genesis, it could be said that Mike Rutherford was the secret weapon on their way to fame, fortune and selling out the world's biggest venues. He wrote the lyrics for their first major international single, Follow You Follow Me, which ...

33. Gerald Flood

Actor | Patton

Gerald Flood was born in Portsmouth, son of a Naval family. He was a wireless operator during the War and worked as a filing clerk after the War ended until he landed a job with the Farnham Repertory Company. It was there that he met his future wife, Anne. He toured in rep, and appeared in ...

34. Janet Spencer-Turner

Actress | Spooks

Janet Spencer-Turner was born in 1950 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England as Edwina Janet Spencer-Turner. She is an actress, known for Spooks (2002), Highlander: The Raven (1998) and The Foundation (1977). She has been married to Vincent Brimble since 1986. They have one child.

35. Julia Fordham

Soundtrack | Some Girls

Julia Fordham was born on August 10, 1962 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England.

36. Nicholas McGaughey

Actor | From Hell

Nicholas McGaughey was born in Portsmouth, England. He is an actor, known for From Hell (2001), Gladiator (2000) and Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016).

37. Alec Christie

Producer | Rainey Day

Alec Christie was born on January 11, 1974 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. He is an actor and producer, known for Rainey Day, Conflict of Interest (2016) and Never Knew You (2017).

38. Michael Middleton-Downer

Assistant Director | Annihilation

Studying MA in Directing Digital Film and Television at Bournemouth University

39. Marilyn Cole

Actress | Thirty-Three

Luscious and voluptuous brunette stunner Marilyn Cole was born on May 7, 1949 in Portsmouth, Essex, England. Cole started out as a Bunny at London's Playboy Club. Marilyn was romantically pursued by both Hugh Hefner and Playboy Enterprises executive Victor Lownes. She was the Playmate of the Month ...

40. Roger Dicken

Special Effects | Alien

Roger Dicken was born in 1939 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England as Roger Maxwell Dicken. He is known for his work on Alien (1979), When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth (1970) and Warlords of the Deep (1978).

41. Mark Raffety

Actor | Xena: Warrior Princess

Mark Raffety was born in Portsmouth, England. He is an actor, known for Xena: Warrior Princess (1995), Neighbours (1985) and Satisfaction (2007).

42. Nick Dear

Writer | Poirot

Nick Dear was born on June 11, 1955 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. He is a writer, known for Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989), The Gambler (1997) and Frankenstein (2011).

43. Bessie Cursons

Actress | Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

Bessie Cursons was born on June 8, 1995 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England as Bessie Sarah Cursons. She is an actress, known for Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016), Nativity! (2009) and Doctors (2000).

44. Charlotte Jackson

Actress | Keith Lemon: The Film

Charlotte Jackson was born on June 29, 1979 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England as Charlotte Louise Jackson. She is an actress, known for Keith Lemon: The Film (2012), A League of Their Own (2010) and Setanta Sports News (2007). She has been married to Chris Coleman since May 16, 2015. They have two ...

45. Chloe Crawford

Actress | Extreme Escapes

Chloe Louise Crawford was born and raised in Portsmouth, England. Chloe started dancing at age five; she took classes at local studios and performed in local dance shows. After finishing college, Crawford got her big break in show business when she auditioned for a casino production show in ...

46. Christopher Logue

Actor | The Devils

Christopher Logue was born on November 23, 1926 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England as John Christopher Logue. He was an actor and writer, known for The Devils (1971), Savage Messiah (1972) and Moonlighting (1982). He was married to Rosemary Hill. He died on December 2, 2011 in London, England.

47. Matt Edmondson

Writer | Len Goodman's Partners in Rhyme

Matt Edmondson was born on December 27, 1985 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. He is a writer and producer, known for Len Goodman's Partners in Rhyme (2017), TV Od (2014) and Impractical Jokers (2012).

48. Brian Hayles

Writer | Doctor Who

Keith Miles's novelisation of Hayles' Arabian Adventure (1979) screenplay was dedicated to the late scriptwriter's memory.

49. Robert Lang

Editorial Department | Nochnoy dozor

Robert Lang was born on May 19, 1974 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. He is known for his work on Night Watch (2004), Raanjhanaa (2013) and Airlift (2016).

50. Lol Coxhill

Actor | Yes

Lol Coxhill was born on September 19, 1932 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England as Lowen Coxhill. He was an actor and composer, known for Yes (2004), Orlando (1992) and Caravaggio (1986). He died on July 10, 2012 in the UK.


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