Birth Place Matching "South Shields, Tyne and Wear, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Eric Idle
Actor | Monty Python and the Holy Grail
Eric Idle is an English comedian, actor, author, singer, playwright, director, and songwriter. Co-creator of Monty Python on TV, stage, and five films, including The Life of Brian and The Holy Grail, which he later adapted for the stage with John Du Prez as Monty Python's Spamalot, winning the Tony...
2. Craig Conway
Actor | Mara
Craig Conway was born in 1975 in South Shields, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor and producer, known for Mara (2018), Final Score (2018) and The Current War: Director's Cut (2017). He has been married to Brooke Laing since 2016. He was previously married to Jill Halfpenny.
Actor | Mary Kills People
Veteran stage and screen actor Richard Short most recently starred as 'Richard Burton' in the hugely acclaimed World Premiere of "CLEO", a play directed by Bob Balaban and written by Pulitzer Prize winner Lawrence Wright, set during the filming of the 1963 movie Cleopatra. He is also starring in ...
Soundtrack | Pitch Perfect 2
Jade Amelia Thirlwall was born December 26, 1992 in South Shields, Tyne and Wear, England. She is a member of the British girl group Little Mix with Jesy Nelson, Perrie Edwards and Leigh-Anne Pinnock. Jade won The X Factor 2011 with Little Mix but she had actually auditioned for the show in both ...
Sarah Millican was born on May 29, 1975 in South Shields, Tyne and Wear, England as Sarah Jane King. She is known for her work on The Sarah Millican Television Programme (2012), QI (2003) and Sarah Millican: Control Enthusiast Live (2018). She has been married to Gary Delaney since December 2013. ...
Actor | This Year Next Year
George Irving was born on May 6, 1954 in South Shields, Tyne and Wear, England as George H. Irving. He is an actor, known for This Year Next Year (1977), Daementia and Wing and a Prayer (1997). He has been married to Jan Sargent since 1978. They have one child.
9. Lindsay Kemp
Actor | The Wicker Man
Lindsay Kemp was born on May 3, 1938 in South Shields, Tyne and Wear, England. He is known for his work on The Wicker Man (1973), Pierrot in Turquoise or The Looking Glass Murders (1970) and Velvet Goldmine (1998). He died on August 25, 2018 in Leghorn, Tuscany, Italy.
12. Joe McElderry
Actor | The Johnny and Inel Show
Joe is from South Shields in North East England. He is a keen runner and has participated in the Great North Run 3 times along with the Sport Relief Mile. He is highly involved in many charities including Variety UK, The Hunger Project and The Teenage Cancer Trust. Due to this, he is the youngest ...
18. Arthur Mertz
Writer | Somewhere in Politics
Arthur Mertz was born on March 2, 1915 in South Shields, Tyne and Wear, England as Arthur James Mertz. He was an actor and writer, known for Somewhere in Politics (1948), Holiday's with Pay (1948) and Mancunian Presents (1993). He was married to Winefride Donlan and Wynne Donlan. He died on May 21,...
20. David Walls
Actor | Atlantic City Serenade
David Walls was born and grew up in South Shields, Tyne & Wear. His mother remarried when David was in his early teens, and David Walls became David Smith, who eventually got the nickname, Ginger. Early - mid 1980s he played with various bands, among them The Letters (featuring future Wildhearts ...