Birth Place Matching "Maidenhead, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Sherlock Holmes
Geraldine James, Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) was born on July 6, 1950 in Maidenhead, Berkshire. She was educated at Downe House, a girls' independent school in Newbury, Berkshire, and later, at Drama Centre London. Geraldine has made several film and television appearances, she ...
4. Jessica Fox
Actress | The Muppet Christmas Carol
Jessica's career started at the age of eight when she starred in an epic Persil commercial filmed in "Indiana Jones" style, in Spain. She then went on to feature in West End roles in the Sound of Music, Les Miserables, and Oliver!
Jessica then went on to voice the Ghost Of Christmas Past in the The ...
6. Julie Payne
Julie Payne was born as Julie Watts on July 17th 1951 in Maidenhead, Berkshire, attending the local school. On leaving she began working for the BBC, initially as a secretary before moving into the costumes department. On the recommendation of Sandy Lieberson she went to work as an assistant to ...
Producer | Batman & Robin
Peter Macgregor-Scott was born on December 28, 1947 in Maidenhead, Berkshire, England. He was a producer and production manager, known for Batman & Robin (1997), Batman Forever (1995) and The Fugitive (1993). He was married to Susan Brustein. He died on October 29, 2017 in New York City, New ...
12. Jon Croft
Actor | Gandhi
Jon Croft was born on July 30, 1935 in Maidenhead, Berkshire, England as John Sleeman Croft. He was an actor, known for Gandhi (1982), A Bridge Too Far (1977) and Doctor Who (1963). He was married to Jennifer Thorne. He died on September 27, 2016 in Malpas, Cheshire, England.
Producer | Secrets & Lies
Simon Channing Williams' career started at the BBC where he worked with amongst others; Stephen Frears, James MacTaggart, Mike Newell, Michael Apted and Mike Leigh.
As a result of working with Mike Leigh they jointly formed Thin Man Films in 1988, producing many critically acclaimed films such as the...
14. Jan Dunn
Writer | Gypo
Multi award winning writer and director. One of the first British directors to be listed on the Hollywood Director's List, an initiative set up to begin a list of women directors with at least one feature film credit or television drama to promote more women working behind the camera. Her first ...
15. Tina Brown
Tina Brown was born on November 21, 1953 in Maidenhead, Berkshire, England as Christina Hambley Brown. She is a producer, known for A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness (2015), Hillary Clinton: The Power of Women (2015) and Helmut Newton: Frames from the Edge (1989). She has been married ...
Director | Tangiers
Born in 1942, Michael went full time to the Italia Conti Stage School in Archer Street, London W1 when he was 12. Three months later he gave his first professional performance as an elf and a rainbow child at the Royal Festival Hall. The following year he played the lead Crispian.
As a child/young ...
18. Hugh Lofting
Writer | Doctor Dolittle
English children's author and creator of Doctor Doolittle. He was educated at Mount St. Mary's College in Sheffield and received initial training as a civil engineer. He saw action with the Irish Guards in World War I, conceiving his famous character while in the trenches.
20. Peter Cotes
Producer | London Playhouse
Peter Cotes was born on March 19, 1912 in Maidenhead, Berkshire, England as Sydney Arthur Rembrandt Boulting. He was a producer and director, known for London Playhouse (1955), ITV Television Playhouse (1955) and The Young and the Guilty (1958). He was married to Joan Miller and Myfanwy Jones. He ...
26. Owen Feetham
Director | Longshot
Owen Feetham was born on the 10th of February 2001 to Mark and Karen Feetham. His interest in films was ignited after he watched a behind the scenes video from X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) showing how they created the Quicksilver scene. He pursued this passion, looking in depth at different films and ...
35. Ronald Waters
Actor | The Minstrel Boy
Ronald Waters was born on October 5, 1909 in Maidenhead, Berkshire, England as Ronald Ormonde Gordon Waterall. He was an actor, known for The Melody Maker (1937), It's You I Want (1936) and 1066 and All That (1947). He died on December 25, 1995 in Hillingdon, Middlesex, England.