Birth Place Matching "Birmingham, England, UK" (Sorted by Name Ascending)
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 ...
Actor | Peaky Blinders
In his debut film role, Adam was long listed for a BIFA Award for 'Most Promising Newcomer' in the Morrissey biopic 'England Is Mine'. Adam was born in Sutton Coldfield. He trained at Birmingham School of Acting where he was nominated for the Spotlight Prize, given to one graduate from each drama ...
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 ...
9. 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 ...
10. Al Ashton
Actor | EverAfter
Al Ashton was born on June 26, 1957 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England as Alan Hunter. He was an actor and writer, known for Ever After: A Cinderella Story (1998), Gladiator (2000) and Screenplay (1986). He was married to Sue Gibson. He died on April 27, 2007 in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, ...
13. Alan Coleman
Producer | The Young Doctors
Alan Coleman was born on December 28, 1936 in Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, West Midlands, England as Alan James Coleman. He was a producer and writer, known for The Young Doctors (1976), Class of '74 (1974) and The Kids from 47A (1973). He was married to Barbara. He died on December 10, 2013 in ...
15. 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 ...
18. Albert Austin
Assistant Director | City Lights
British-born supporting actor, primarily in the films of Charles Chaplin, for whom Austin also worked as an assistant director and co-writer. His career paralleled that of Chaplin, but dwindled prior to the coming of sound. His brother, William Austin, had a lengthy Hollywood career as a character ...
25. Ali Campbell
Soundtrack | Something Wild
Ali Campbell was born on February 15, 1959 in Birmingham, England as Alistair Ian Campbell. He is an actor, known for Something Wild (1986), Beautiful Creatures (2000) and Dare to Be Different (2017). He is married to Julie. They have two children. He was previously married to Bernadette Virtue.
26. Alvys Maben
Actress | The Stranger Came Home
Alvys Maben was born in 1922 in Kings Norton, Birmingham, England as Alvys Dorothy Mitchell. She was an actress, known for The Unholy Four (1954), BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950) and Sherlock Holmes (1951). She died on September 29, 1963 in Honfleur, Calvados, France.
28. 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...
32. Angus MacKay
Actor | Doctor Who
Angus Newton Mackay (15 July 1926 - 8 June 2013) was an actor.
Despite his Scottish name Angus Mackay was a most English performer. Usually bespectacled and always fastidious, he was forever popping up on television playing repressed and officious factotums, effete Etonians or kindly clergymen. Some...
33. Ann George
Actress | Crossroads
Ann George was born in 1903 in Erdington, Birmingham West Midlands, England. She was an actress, known for Crossroads (1964), Crossroads: A Celebration (1971) and All Star Comedy Carnival (1972). She was married to Gordon Buckingham and George Snape. She died on September 8, 1989 in Solihull, ...
38. 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 ...
39. Anna Winkles
Actress | Doctors
Anna Winkles is one of the many exciting talents to emerge from Birmingham. She has one sister and one brother and is currently studying for a degree in English at Birmigham University. After being encouraged by her Drama teacher at Secondary school, Anna developed a great enthusiasm for acting and...
40. Anne Diamond
Actress | Ferry Aid: Let It Be
Anne Diamond was born on September 8, 1954 in Birmingham, England as Anne Margaret Diamond. She is an actress, known for Ferry Aid: Let It Be (1987), Stars in Their Eyes (1990) and Filthy Rich & Catflap (1987). She was previously married to Mike Hollingsworth.
41. Anne Heywood
Actress | The Fox
Befitting her original name (Violet Pretty), the knockout English brunette Anne Heywood won the coveted "Miss Great Britain" beauty title in 1950 at the young age of 17. Born on December 11, 1932, the daughter of a violinist, she originally trained at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. ...
42. 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 ...
43. Annette Hunt
Actor | The Big Spender
Annette Hunt was born on September 13, 1939 in Birmingham, England as Annette Lorraine Hunt. He was an actor, known for The Big Spender (1965) and The Wednesday Play (1964). He was married to Kenton Moore. He died on September 22, 1997 in Lambeth, London, England.
46. Anthony Collin
Actor | Moody and Pegg
Anthony Collin was born on November 2, 1925 in Birmingham, England as Anthony Vincent Collins. He was an actor, known for Moody and Pegg (1974), FairyTale: A True Story (1997) and Fall of Eagles (1974). He died on January 11, 1999 in Gillingham, Kent, England.
47. Anthony Forrest
A Canadian actor, writer/director and composer from Montreal, Canada. Best known for his two roles in 'Star Wars - A New Hope', as the Jedi Mind-Tricked Sandtrooper and Fixer a friend of Luke Skywalker. He attended St. Thomas High School, Dawson and Vanier Colleges, Montreal. His first public ...
48. Anthony Jackson
Actor | Labyrinth
Anthony Jackson was born on February 18, 1944 in Birmingham, West Midlands, England as Anthony Thomas Jackson. He was an actor, known for Labyrinth (1986), Bless This House (1971) and Shakespeare: The Animated Tales (1992). He died on November 27, 2006 in London, England.
50. Anthony Slide
Anthony Slide has been described as "a one-man publishing phenomenon" by the Los Angeles Times and a "meticulous film scholar" by Daily Variety. He has authored more than seventy books on the history of popular entertainment and edited a further 150 volumes. Among his pioneering works are books on ...