Birth Place Matching "Dundee, Scotland, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Brian Cox
Actor | X2
Brian Cox is an Emmy Award-winning Scottish actor. He was born on June 1, 1946 in Dundee, Scotland, to Mary Ann Guillerline Cox, maiden surname McCann, a spinner, and Charles McArdle Campbell Cox, a shopkeeper and butcher. His father was of Irish ancestry and his mother was of Irish and Scottish ...
2. Ron Donachie
Actor | Titanic
Ron Donachie was born Ronald Eaglesham Porter on April 26, 1956 in Dundee, Tayside, Scotland. He was educated at Madras College, St. Andrews and Glasgow University, from where he graduated with an M.A (Hons.) in English Literature and Drama in 1979. After a year working as a navvy, he joined the ...
3. Steven Brand
Actor | The Scorpion King
Although native to Dundee, Scotland, Steven lived in East Africa when he was young, spending nine years in Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania. He experienced film for the first time in a drive-in cinema in Kenya. In 2002, having worked extensively in theatre, film and television in the UK, Steven was ...
Writer | Assassin's Creed III
Danny Wallace is a writer, producer and television and radio host.
The Warner Bros adaptation of his book, Yes Man, grossed $226m worldwide.
His award-winning ShortList magazine column in the UK reaches 1.3 million readers weekly.
His first novel, Charlotte Street, is an international bestseller, ...
10. Ewan Hooper
Actor | Kinky Boots
Ewan Hooper was born on October 23, 1935 in Dundee, Tayside, Scotland as Ewan Eynon Hooper. He is an actor and writer, known for Kinky Boots (2005), Moonfleet (1984) and The Avengers (1961). He has been married to Marion Fiddick since 1961. They have three children.
11. James MacDonald
Actor | Cinderella
James MacDonald was born on May 19, 1906 in Dundee, Dundee City, Scotland as John James MacDonald. He is known for his work on Cinderella (1950), Mary Poppins (1964) and Alice in Wonderland (1951). He was married to Sarah Roberta Cullen. He died on February 1, 1991 in Glendale, California, USA.
12. Leslie Lawton
Director | Geluk bij een ongeluk
Leslie Lawton was born in 1943 in Dundee, Scotland as Leslie Thomas Lawton. He is an actor and director, known for Geluk bij een ongeluk (1990), Coronation Street (1960) and Public Eye (1965). He has been married to Jeanne Cook since September 1987. He was previously married to Iréna Mayeska and ...
13. Forbes KB
Actor | Game of Thrones
Forbes KB was born on May 29, 1965 in Dundee, Scotland as Duncan Forbes Valentine Keir. He is known for his work on Game of Thrones (2011), Harry Brown (2009) and Made of Honor (2008). He has been married to Karin since August 10, 2000. They have one child. He was previously married to Jacqueline.
16. Hay Petrie
Actor | Great Expectations
Diminutive Scots character actor of quirky personality and gift of gab. As a drama student at St. Andrews, he first performed in productions staged by the university's dramatic society. He served with the Royal Scots during World War I, then forged a career playing comic roles on the Shakespearean ...
17. John Lister
Actor | Patriot
Born in Scotland and raised in Indiana. John received a BS in Theatre Performance from Ball State University and an MFA in Acting from Michigan State University. He is a proud member of SAG-AFTRA, AEA, and AGMA. For over twenty years he has had the good fortune to be a part of the diverse and ...
Writer | Callum Fairweather Live: Red Raw
Callum Fairweather is a Scottish actor. He has appeared in theatre, television shows, TV commercials & films, as well as starring in many advertising & modelling campaigns. He has also produced several works, including a film for HM Queen Elizabeth II. He lives in his native Scotland in the town of...
19. William Duncan
Actor | A Rough Ride with Nitroglycerine
William Duncan was born on December 16, 1879 in Dundee, Tayside, Scotland as William A. Duncan. He was an actor and director, known for A Rough Ride with Nitroglycerine (1912), An Embarrassed Bridegroom (1913) and The Chalice of Courage (1915). He was married to Edith Johnson. He died on February 8...
21. George Lamb
George Lamb is one of television's hottest new presenting talents and a regular on Channel 4, T4 and E4 Music. He's also been fortunate enough to interview some of the biggest names in music and film, including 50 Cent, Gwen Stefani, Keifer Sutherland, Ian Brown, and Lindsay Lohan, to name but a ...
22. Henry Mollison
Actor | Drake of England
He was on his way back to Britain from America in 1939 with the intention of joining the armed forces when the ship on which he was traveling was captured by Nazis and he spent five years in a German P.O.W. camp. During this period he organized camp entertainment and produced 56 shows for the other...
25. George Galloway
Writer | The Killing$ of Tony Blair
George Galloway was born on August 16, 1954 in Dundee, Tayside, Scotland. He is a writer and actor, known for The Killing$ of Tony Blair (2016), Ballymurphy (2015) and Real Time with Bill Maher (2003). He has been married to Putri Gayatri Pertiwi since March 31, 2012. He was previously married to ...
27. Ben Macleod
Ben Macleod was born in Scotland, and as soon as he was out, he moved to London for two years before returning to his homeland. He started school at four and this was when he realised he wanted to be an actor. He started taking LAMDA exams, developed his acting skills and moved to Dublin (Ireland) ...
Ian Jareth Williamson is a Scottish actor who was born in Dundee. He later moved to Cambridge after his parents separated. Prior to acting Ian was a Scottish International 1500m track runner. A keen fitness enthusiast and a Personal Trainer, he has recently returned to acting after a spell away ...
29. John Fairfield
Location Management | Captain America: The First Avenger
John has been making short films since 2005. His first short film 'The Helix' Won Best Original Screenplay and Best Actress for Katherine Fish at The Fairport Film Festival in 2005.
He graduated from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design in 2009 with a BA Hons in Time Based Art and Digital...
33. Margaret Boyd
Actress | Six Days of Justice
Margaret Boyd was born on June 30, 1890 in Dundee, Scotland as Gladys Margaret Boyd Schleselman. She was an actress, known for Six Days of Justice (1972), Take My Life (1947) and The Teckman Biography (1953). She was married to W.E. Holloway. She died on October 2, 1979 in Denville Hall, Northwood,...
37. Jim O'Brien
Director | The Jewel in the Crown
Jim O'Brien was born on February 15, 1947 in Dundee, Scotland. He is known for his work on The Jewel in the Crown (1984), The Monocled Mutineer (1986) and The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones (2002). He was married to Christine Hauch. He died on February 13, 2012 in Southall, London, England.
40. David Keir
Actor | The Arsenal Stadium Mystery
David Keir Gracie was born in 1884 in the district of St Andrews in Dundee, Scotland. He left Dundee for London in his teens to learn the glove trade and enter the family business. He abandoned this, however, and went on the stage, first as a hoofer in vaudeville and then as an actor. Because such ...
42. Matt Tucker
Matt Tucker is a triple-threat writer-actor-director born on October 5, 1976, to Michael - a now-retired U.S. Navy Senior Chief - and Catherine
- an office professional - in Dundee, Scotland. Returning to the U.S.
49. Ewart Adamson
Writer | The Desert Bride
Ewart Adamson (1881-1945), born in Dundee, Scotland, went to sea at the age of 14. He fought in the Canadian army during WWI, and was promoted through the ranks from private to major during his tour of duty in France and Belgium.
Prior to his arrival in Hollywood, in 1930, Adamson spent five years as...