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


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1. Felicity Jones

Actress | Rogue One

Felicity Rose Hadley Jones is an English actress. Jones was born in Birmingham, West Midlands, and grew up in Bournville. Her parents met while working at the Wolverhampton Express and Star. Her father was a journalist while her mother was in advertising. They divorced when she was three, and she ...

2. Julie Walters

Actress | Billy Elliot

For decades, British actress and comedienne Dame Julie Walters has served as a sturdy representation of the working class with her passionate, earthy portrayals on England's stage, screen and television. A bona fide talent, her infectious spirit and self-deprecating sense of humor eventually ...

3. John Oliver

Writer | Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

John Oliver was born on April 23, 1977 in Birmingham, England as John William Oliver. He is a writer and producer, known for Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (2014), The Smurfs (2011) and The Smurfs 2 (2013). He has been married to Kate Norley since October 2011. They have two children.

4. Anton Lesser

Actor | Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides

British actor Anton Lesser (b. 1952) has played many of the principal Shakespearian roles for the Royal Shakespeare Company (Associate Artist since 1990), including Petruchio, Romeo and Richard III. He is very active in radio (BBC) and spoken word audio. Over a dozen recordings range from Paradise ...

5. Adrian Lester

Actor | The Day After Tomorrow

Adrian Lester OBE was born on August 14, 1968 in Birmingham, England as Adrian Anthony Lester. He is a multi award winning actor and director, known for seven seasons of the hit TV show Hustle (2004), The Day After Tomorrow (2004) and Primary Colors (1998) and his extensive classical work in the ...

6. Michael Hyatt

Actress | Nightcrawler

Born in England of Jamaican parents (her mother Vera an art historian and museologist and her father Charles an actor/broadcaster/comedian), Michael received her earliest education and what she considers her most formative years abroad. At the age of ten she migrated to the United States with her ...

7. Arthur Darvill

Actor | Doctor Who

Thomas Arthur Darvill, known professionally as Arthur Darvill, is an English actor and musician. He is perhaps most recognized as Rory Williams, one of the Eleventh Doctor's companions in Doctor Who (2005), and as Rev. Paul Coates in Broadchurch (2013). In 2013-2014 he appeared in the lead role in ...

8. James Phelps

Actor | Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

James Phelps was born on February 25, 1986 in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, West Midlands, England as James Andrew Eric Phelps. He is known for his work on Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004) and Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009).

9. Pat Roach

Actor | Raiders of the Lost Ark

Proud and passionate Angle, Pat Roach, was born and raised in Birmingham, England and grew to be a mountain of a man standing at six feet, five inches tall, with doorway-wide shoulders and a barrel chest.

Pat wrestled competitively under the name of "Bomber" Roach, and at one time held both the ...

10. John Light

Actor | Albert Nobbs

John Light was born on September 30, 1973 in Birmingham, England. He is an actor, known for Albert Nobbs (2011) and Love in a Cold Climate (2001). He was previously married to Neve Campbell.

11. Martin Shaw

Actor | The Chief

One of England's most popular actors for more than two decades, Martin is noted for his versatility. He has starred in over 100 TV roles, his long TV career beginning in 1967 with ITV Play of the Week: Love on the Dole (1967). Prior to The Professionals (1977), he had always been careful to be very...

12. David Harewood

Actor | Blood Diamond

David Harewood was born on December 8, 1965 in Birmingham, England. He is an actor and director, known for Blood Diamond (2006), The Merchant of Venice (2004) and Supergirl (2015). He has been married to Kirsty Handy since February 26, 2013. They have two children.

13. Annette Badland

Actress | Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Annette Badland is an English actress known for a wide range of roles on TV, radio and film. She has played Margaret Blaine in the BBC science fiction series Doctor Who (2005), Doomsday Dora in The Sparticle Mystery (2011), Birdie Henshall in the drama series Cutting It (2002), Mavis in season 6 of ...

14. Patrick Baladi

Actor | The International

Patrick Baladi was born to an English mother and a Syrian father, a doctor who was once the gynaecologist to the wife of Colonel Gadaffi. He was educated in Libya and at a Jesuit boarding school in Lancashire where his first taste of treading the boards was when he played Nancy in a (boys only) ...

15. Ryan Cartwright

Actor | Vacation

Ryan Cartwright was born on March 14, 1981 in Erdington, Birmingham, England. He is known for his work on Vacation (2015), Alphas (2011), Mad Men (2009) and Bones (2008-2011). After working for many years in England on shows like Hardware (2003-2004), Donovan (2005-2006) and The Grimleys (1999-2001...

16. Anna Brewster

Actress | Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens

Anna Brewster was born on January 1, 1986 in Birmingham, England. She is an actress, known for Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015), Versailles (2015) and Mrs Henderson Presents (2005).

17. Oliver Phelps

Actor | Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Oliver Phelps was born about 13 minutes before his twin brother, James Phelps. He has always loved acting and appeared in many high school drama productions. In 2000 he and his brother were picked to play Fred (James) and George (Oliver) Weasley in the film adaptations of the Harry Potter book ...

18. Sarah Smart

Actress | Wallander

Sarah Smart was born on March 3, 1977 in Birmingham, England. She is an actress, known for Wallander (2008), Five Days (2007) and Doctor Who (2005).

19. Ian Lavender

Actor | Dad's Army

Ian Lavender attended Bournville Technical College in the West Midlands and then studied at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. He graduated in 1967. Acting on the stage at Canterbury followed and his first television work was the ATV play "Flowers At My Feet" in 1968. He then became the youngest ...

20. Mark Frost

Actor | Mayhem

Mark Frost was born in 1968 in Longbridge, Birmingham, West Midlands, England. He is an actor, known for Mayhem (2017), Faust (2000) and Poldark (2015).

21. Agam Darshi

Actress | Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency

Agam Darshi was born Agamdeep Darshi in Birmingham, UK. At a very young age, she and her family moved to Canada. At the age of 14, she left home and moved to Calgary, to pursue a career of acting - which is her passion. Agam studied Theater and Fine Arts at the University of Calgary and earned a ...

22. Michelle Bonnard

Actress | Five Days

Michelle Bonnard was born on September 14, 1980 in Birmingham, England. She is an actress and writer, known for Five Days (2007), The Fear (2012) and Eleventh Hour (2006).

23. Hazel Court

Actress | The Masque of the Red Death

Born in Birmingham, England, Hazel Court carried on a love affair with the world of movies and make-believe that made her a leading student at her hometown's School of Drama and later helped her land a contract with the J. Arthur Rank Organisation. Graduating from bits to supporting roles to leads,...

24. Kenny Baker

Actor | Time Bandits

Kenny Baker was born on August 24, 1934 in Birmingham, England as Kenneth George Baker. He was an actor, known for Time Bandits (1981), Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005) and The Elephant Man (1980). He was married to Eileen Baker. He died on August 13, 2016 in Preston, Lancashire,...

25. Trevor Eve

Actor | Waking the Dead

Trevor Eve was born on July 1, 1951 in Birmingham, England as Trevor John Eve. He is an actor and producer, known for Waking the Dead (2000), She's Out of My League (2010) and David Copperfield (1999). He has been married to Sharon Maughan since March 1, 1980. They have three children.

26. Cat Deeley

Self | So You Think You Can Dance

Cat Deeley was born on October 23, 1976 in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, England as Catherine Elizabeth Deeley. She is an actress and producer, known for So You Think You Can Dance (2005), Deadbeat (2014) and Life's Too Short (2011). She has been married to Patrick Kielty since September 30, 2012. ...

27. Andrew Tiernan

Actor | 300: Rise of an Empire

Andrew Tiernan trained at the Drama Centre London. His earliest break came in 1991, when he was cast in Derek Jarman's Edward II (1991), at the same time he was cast as DC Rosper in the award winning television series Prime Suspect (1991), alongside Helen Mirren, Tom Bell and Tom Wilkinson. He then...

28. Duane Henry

Actor | Captain Marvel

Duane Henry was born on March 18, 1985 in Birmingham, West Midlands, England. He is an actor, known for Captain Marvel (2019), NCIS (2003) and West 10 LDN (2008).

29. John Shrapnel

Actor | Troy

John Shrapnel was born in Birmingham, the son of Norman and Myfanwy Shrapnel. He was brought up in Stockport and south London, attending City of London School and Cambridge University. He was an original member of the National Youth Theatre and has worked extensively in theatre, particularly the ...

30. Alan Napier

Actor | Marnie

Alan Napier was born on January 7, 1903 in Kings Norton, Worcestershire, England. Tall, distinguished-looking English character actor with aristocratic bearing and precisely modulated voice. A cousin of the former British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain, he studied at the Royal Academy of ...

31. Adrian Lukis

Actor | Pride and Prejudice

Adrian Lukis was born in 1958 in Birmingham, England. He is an actor, known for Pride and Prejudice (1995), Back Home (2001) and Young Blades (2001). He has been married to Michele L Costa since November 1985. They have one child.

32. Ozzy Osbourne

Soundtrack | Little Nicky

One of the pioneers of heavy metal and one of its most commercially successful and iconic artists, Ozzy Osbourne was born in Birmingham, England, as John Michael Osbourne. After leaving school and having many odd jobs, he ended up in a band with Geezer Butler. This group then split, leading Ozzy ...

33. Jeff Rawle

Actor | Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Jeff Rawle was born on July 20, 1951 in Birmingham, England. He is an actor and writer, known for Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005), Doc Martin (2004) and Hollyoaks (1995).

34. Christine McVie

Soundtrack | Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

English singer, keyboardist, and songwriter for British-American rock band, Fleetwood Mac, Christine McVie was born Christine Anne Perfect on July 12th, 1943 in the Lake District village of Bouth, England (then Lancashire, now Cumbria), and grew up in the Bearwood area of Smethwick near Birmingham....

35. Barry Jackson

Actor | Wimbledon

Barry Jackson was born on March 29, 1938 in Birmingham, England. He is known for his work on Wimbledon (2004), Barry Lyndon (1975) and Midsomer Murders (1997). He was married to Denise. He died on December 5, 2013 in London, England.

36. Martha Howe-Douglas

Actress | Doctors

Martha Howe-Douglas was born in 1980 in Birmingham, West Midlands, England. She is an actress and writer, known for Doctors (2000), Bill (2015) and Ghosts (2019).

37. Neil Newbon

Actor | Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV

Neil was born and grew up in Solihull, West Midlands, UK. He is the son of Sports Presenter and Producer Gary Newbon and Katie Newbon. He is the twin brother of Laurence Newbon and older brother of Claire Newbon. He is based in London and Los Angeles and works in Film, TV, Theatre and High profile ...

38. Amy Marston

Actress | The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus

Amy Marston was born in 1972 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England as Amy Jessica Marston. She is an actress and producer, known for The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009), Kingdom (2007) and Doc Martin (2004).

39. Rosalind Ayres

Actress | Titanic

Rosalind Ayres was born on December 7, 1946 in Birmingham, England. She is an actress and writer, known for Titanic (1997), Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception (2011) and Gods and Monsters (1998). She has been married to Martin Jarvis since November 23, 1974. They have two children.

40. Edward Atterton

Actor | The Man in the Iron Mask

Edward Atterton was born on January 24, 1962 in Birmingham, England. He is an actor, known for The Man in the Iron Mask (1998), Relative Values (2000) and Alias (2001).

41. Lorraine Burroughs

Actress | Fast Girls

Lorraine Burroughs was born in 1981 in Birmingham, West Midlands, England. She is an actress, known for Fast Girls (2012), DCI Banks (2010) and Doctor Who (2005).

42. Anna Quayle

Actress | Casino Royale

Raised in a staunchly Catholic home by her Irish mum, the former Kathleen Parke, Anna Quayle had an immediate experience of elements used for her character as 'Reverend Mother Joseph' in Father Charlie (1982). Her acting work also includes many other fine performances in a variety of roles in ...

43. John McEnery

Actor | Romeo and Juliet

John McEnery was born on November 1, 1943 in Birmingham, England. He was an actor, known for Romeo and Juliet (1968), Nicholas and Alexandra (1971) and Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003). He was married to Stephanie Beacham. He died on April 12, 2019 in the UK.

44. Hilary Mason

Actress | Don't Look Now

Although a prolific television character actress for almost half a century, Hilary Mason will be best remembered on screen as the blind, psychic Heather in the macabre supernatural thriller "Don't Look Now". The 1973 film starred Julie Christie and Donald Sutherland as John and Laura Baxter, a ...

45. Arnold Pinnock

Actor | The Incredible Hulk

Arnold Pinnock was born on December 10, 1967 in Birmingham, England. He is known for his work on The Incredible Hulk (2008), Exit Wounds (2001) and Lars and the Real Girl (2007).

46. Adam Fielding

Actor | Ackley Bridge

Adam Fielding was born Adam Flanigan in Birmingham, UK on March 19, 1993, to Irish-Italian parents. His father served in the military, having completed tours in Iraq, Afghanistan and many other locations. The family lived in different areas of the UK throughout Fielding's childhood. Fielding ...

47. Joe Dixon

Actor | The Mummy Returns

Joe Dixon was born in 1965 in Birmingham, England. He is an actor, known for The Mummy Returns (2001), The Cold Light of Day (2012) and Rise of the Footsoldier (2007). He was previously married to Lesley Manville.

48. Toyah Willcox

Actress | The Tempest

Toyah has successfully combined acting and singing for 40 years to critical acclaim. This year The Telegraph called her "absolutely brilliant!" in her latest film role as Barbara in Steve Oram's Aaaaaaaah! (2015). She has a passion for independent film and experimentation, having been a muse of the...

49. Zita Sattar

Actress | Holby City

Zita Sattar was born in 1975 in Birmingham, West Midlands, England. She is an actress, known for Holby City (1999), Casualty (1986) and The Worst Witch (2017).

50. Michael Higgs

Actor | Assassination Games

Michael Higgs was born on February 14, 1962 in Birmingham, England. He is an actor, known for Assassination Games (2011), Wizards vs. Aliens (2012) and Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989).


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