Birth Place Matching "Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Shaun Dooley
Actor | Eden Lake
Shaun was born in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, to Ann and Denis Dooley. He is an actor known for Misfits (2009).
He has two younger sisters, Stephanie Dooley and Kimberly Dooley.
Shaun is married to Polly Dooley.
Despite living in London, Shaun still attends all of Barnsley FC's home games.
Shaun won the...
Actress | Cheat
Katherine was born and raised in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, England. As the daughter of Irish parents, Katherine spent much of her childhood in County Kerry, Ireland and was also schooled in America, where she lived for a number of years. At age eighteen she was awarded a place at the prestigious ...
4. John Duttine
Actor | A Woman of Substance
Like the character he played in the BBC series To Serve Them All My Days (1980), John Duttine hails from a mining town, but in Yorkshire rather than Wales. He was born in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, England, but raised in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, along with his 4 brothers, and his nephew ...
Actor | The Bridge on the River Kwai
Harold Goodwin (22 October 1917 - 3 June 2004) was an English actor born in Wombwell, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, England.
Goodwin trained at RADA and was a stage actor at Liverpool repertory theatre for 3 years. He appeared in numerous British films of the 1950s and 1960s, usually playing 'flat cap'...
Soundtrack | This Is Where I Leave You
Stan Richards was born on December 8, 1930 in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, England as Stanley Richardson. He was an actor, known for This Is Where I Leave You (2014), Emmerdale Farm (1972) and Coronation Street (1960). He was married to Susan. He died on February 11, 2005 in Barnsley.
Actor | Love Actually
Michael Parkinson was educated at Barnsley Grammar School. He left at the age of 16 and his ambition of becoming a professional cricketer was dashed when he was rejected by Yorkshire County Cricket Club. He turned to journalism, worked on several local newspapers in Yorkshire before joining the ...
11. Freddie Fletcher
Actor | Queenie's Castle
Freddie Fletcher is an English actor best known for playing Jud Casper, in Ken Loach's award-winning 1969 film Kes. Fletcher was born in Grimethorpe, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, and attended Willowgarth Secondary School. Like many of the actors in Kes, Fletcher had no formal acting experience, but ...
14. Liam Swann
Script Department | JoJo & Gran Gran
Liam Swann is an award-winning writer and script editor from Barnsley, South Yorkshire, England. From 2011-2015, Liam attended the University of Central Lancashire where he graduated with an MA in screenwriting and BA (Hons) in film production. In 2016, he was the recipient of the Matt Greenhalgh ...
15. Bruno Elrington
Actor | The New Avengers
Bruno Elrington was born on December 13, 1929 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England as Frank Elrington. He was an actor, known for The New Avengers (1976), The Touchables (1968) and The Nine Ages of Nakedness (1969). He was married to Gwen. He died in July 1993 in Southampton, Hampshire, England.
16. Barry Hines
Writer | Kes
Barry Hines was born on June 30, 1939 in Hoyland Common, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England as Melvin Barry Hines. He is known for his work on Kes (1969), Play for Today (1970) and Looks and Smiles (1981). He was married to Eleanor Mulvey and Margaret Croft. He died on March 18, 2016 in South Yorkshire, ...
18. Charlie Williams
Actor | Concrete Cowboys
Charlie Williams was born on December 23, 1928 in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, England as Charles Adolphus Williams. He was an actor, known for Ramblin'Man (1979), Man at the Top (1973) and Love Thy Neighbour (1972). He was married to Audrey Crump. He died on September 2, 2006 in Barnsley.
22. Alan Barton
Soundtrack | Rita, Sue and Bob Too
Alan Barton was born on September 16, 1953 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England as Alan Leslie Barton. He was an actor, known for Rita, Sue and Bob Too (1987), Smokie: My Heart Is True (1988) and Smokie: Boulevard of Broken Dreams (1989). He died on March 23, 1995 in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, ...
27. Biff Byford
Soundtrack | Dèmoni
Peter 'Biff' Byford is a British vocalist for the heavy metal band Saxon. Born on 5 January 1951, in Barnsley, Yorkshire, Byford formed a group with guitarists Graham Oliver and Paul Quinn, bassist Steve Dawson and drummer Pete Gill in 1976. Prior to this, Byford had been the vocalist with Blue ...
41. John Arden
Writer | Festival
John Arden was born on October 26, 1930 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England. He was a writer and actor, known for Festival (1960), Love and War (1967) and Top Deck (1962). He was married to Margaretta D'Arcy and Margaretta D'Arcy. He died on March 28, 2012 in Galway, Ireland.
42. Jenni Murray
Actress | W1A
Jenni Murray was born on May 12, 1950 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England as Jennifer Susan Bailey. She is an actress, known for W1A (2014), Muse (2019) and Never Mind the Full Stops (2006). She is married to David Forgham-Bailey. They have two children. She was previously married to Brian Murray.
44. Rickie Marsden
Rickie Nathan Marsden was born in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, UK and was Raised by his mother Anita a 'teacher' with older brother Scott and younger sister Rachel.
Rickie studied many courses at A-level at College, but fell in love with interactive media and gained a National Diploma in I-Media at ...
46. Brian Greenhoff
Brian Greenhoff was born on April 28, 1953 in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, England. He died on May 22, 2013 in Rochdale, Lancashire, England.
47. Ethel Lang
Ethel Lang was born on May 27, 1900 in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, England as Ethel Lancaster. She was married to William Lang. She died on January 15, 2015 in Barnsley.
48. Susi Hush
Producer | Grange Hill
Susi Hush was born on December 12, 1945 in Thurgoland, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, England as Susan C Hush. She is known for her work on Grange Hill (1978), Crown Court (1972) and Coronation Street (1960). She was married to Roger Tucker. She died on October 27, 1995 in London, England.