Birth Place Matching "Ashford, Kent, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Mark Rylance
Actor | Bridge of Spies
Widely regarded as the greatest stage actor of his generation, Sir Mark Rylance has enjoyed an esteemed career on stage and on screen, and won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor and the BAFTA Award for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of Rudolf Abel in Steven Spielberg's Bridge of ...
Actor | The Outpost
Alexander Arnold is a British actor born in Ashford, Kent on December 21st 1992. He has been a member of the National Youth Theatre since 2008, attending Norton Knatchbull school and later Highworth Grammar School, performing in numerous drama productions as well as with Ashford Youth Theatre. At 17...
Actress | Lark Rise to Candleford
Matilda Ziegler was born on July 23, 1964 in Ashford, Kent, England as Matilda F. E. Ziegler. She is an actress, known for Lark Rise to Candleford (2008), EastEnders (1985) and In Suspicious Circumstances (1991). She has been married to Louis Hilyer since July 2004. They have three children.
4. Patsy Byrne
Actress | Les Misérables
Patsy Byrne was born on July 13, 1933 in Ashford, Kent, England as Patricia Byrne. She was an actress, known for Les Misérables (1998), Blackadder Back & Forth (1999) and Watching (1987). She was married to Patrick John Francis Noel Seccombe. She died on June 17, 2014 in Denville Hall, ...
5. Peter Rodger
Assistant Director | The Hunger Games
Peter Rodger grew up looking through a camera lens. As a teenager, the award-winning British director and photographer honed his skills by assisting his father, George Rodger, the renowned photojournalist and co-founder of Magnum Photos. After completing his education at England's Maidstone College...
Writer | The Day of the Jackal
Frederick Forsyth was youngest pilot of the Royal Airforce, joining at the age of 19. He then became a journalist and worked for Reuters in several European capitals. Now he is a thriller author and his books have been sold over 35 million times worldwide.
8. John Wells
Actor | For Your Eyes Only
John Wells was born on November 17, 1936 in Ashford, Kent, England as John Campbell Wells. He was an actor and writer, known for For Your Eyes Only (1981), Casino Royale (1967) and 30 Is a Dangerous Age, Cynthia (1968). He was married to Teresa Chancellor. He died on January 11, 1998 in Sussex, ...
9. Edward Rigby
Actor | The Happiest Days of Your Life
Edward Rigby was born on February 5, 1879 in Ashford, Kent, England as Edward Coke. He was an actor, known for The Happiest Days of Your Life (1950), Young and Innocent (1937) and The Stars Look Down (1940). He was married to Phyllis [Muriel Mary] Austin (novelist). He died on April 5, 1951 in ...
11. Sara Weymouth
Actress | Love in a Cold Climate
Sara Weymouth was born on January 19, 1961 in Ashford, Kent, England as Sara Jane Charlotte Weymouth. She was an actress, known for Love in a Cold Climate (2001), Doc Martin (2004) and The Bill (1984). She died on January 20, 2010 in Kensington, London, England.
12. Andy W. Clift
Animation Department | Big Head Fred
Co-created a comic book with his friend Steve Collier, called the Mystery Boys which was released on Dead Universe Comics on May 5, 2012. The proceeds from the first 2 issues go to the victims of the Japanese Tsunami as part of the Japan Comic Aid project. To show his support of the project, the ...
13. Simon Balfour
Actor | Bulletproof
Simon studied at Arts Educational Schools, Chiswick, London after winning a prestigious scholarship to attend. Simon has worked on various television productions including Casualty, Doctors and The Bill whilst continuing to focus on his passion with Stage work at venues including Southwark Play ...
20. Roger Dean
Roger Dean was born on August 31, 1944 in Ashford, Kent, England. He is known for his work on Yessongs (1975), Tetris Splash (2007) and Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe: An Evening of Yes Music Plus (1994).
21. Richard Huckle
Huckle was born into a middle-class family in Ashford, Kent on 14 May 1986. He was educated at the Harvey Grammar School, Folkestone, where he was described as "a bit of a loner, but nothing out of the ordinary" by friends. At the age of 16, he took part in a month-long expedition to visit a school...
26. Malcolm Sargent
Music Department | Edward, My Son
Malcolm Sargent was born on April 29, 1895 in Ashford, Kent, England as Henry Malcolm Watts Sargent. He is known for his work on Edward, My Son (1949), Gilbert and Sullivan (1953) and Bart Got a Room (2008). He was married to Eileen Laura Harding Horne. He died on October 3, 1967 in London, England.
28. Ben Thomas
Actor | Money Kills
Ben Thomas was born and raised in Ashford, Kent. In 2003 Ben finished school and moved to Los Feliz, Los Angeles for a year where he went to school part time alongside working for walmart. Spending most of his evenings around Hollywood he got tips on how to make a name for himself in entertainment....