Birth Place Matching "Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Are You Being Served?
Wendy Richard was born on July 20, 1943 in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England as Wendy Emerton. She was an actress, known for Are You Being Served? (1972), Are You Being Served? (1977) and Gumshoe (1971). She was married to John Burns, Paul Glorney, Will Thorpe and Len Black. She died on ...
3. Monica Dolan
Actress | Eye in the Sky
Monica was born in March 1969 into an Irish family and has a sister Gabrielle. She studied drama at the Guildhall School in London, graduating in 1991 and soon afterwards went into television. A supremely versatile character actress, she has tended to specialize in stunning portrayals of the darker...
Actress | Mrs. Henderson Presents
Thelma Barlow (née Pigott) is an English television actress and writer, most famous for her roles as Mavis Wilton in the long-running ITV soap opera Coronation Street and as Dolly Bellfield in the sitcom Dinnerladies.
Thelma Barlow was born in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, the younger of two ...
6. Bob Mortimer
Actor | Catterick
Bob Mortimer was born on May 23, 1959 in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England as Robert Renwick Mortimer. He is an actor and writer, known for Catterick (2004), House of Fools (2014) and Bang, Bang, It's Reeves and Mortimer (1999). He has been married to Lisa Matthews since October 2015. They ...
8. Bill Fellows
Actor | Lady Macbeth
Bill was born and bred in the North-East town of Middlesbrough, close to the North Yorkshire border, and trained at the Guildford drama school in the early Eighties.
Amongst his many Theatre credits are Mickey in the West End production of Blood Brothers, alongside Stephanie Lawrence, Tony ...
10. Patrick Durkin
Actor | Raiders of the Lost Ark
Patrick Durkin was born on June 9, 1936 in Linthorpe, Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England. He was an actor, known for Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), The Good Companions (1980) and Carry on Dick (1974). He died on September 1, 2009 in London, England.
11. Sarah Preston
Actress | Holby City
Sarah Preston trained for 3 years at The Royal Academy Of Dramatic Art (RADA) and is best known for playing Karen Newburn in Holby City, Amanda Parry in EastEnders and the Make-up Woman, whose name no-one can remember, in the second series of Extras with Ricky Gervais.
She started her career on ...
12. Sean Blowers
Actor | First Knight
Sean Blowers was born on January 12, 1961 in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England as Sean Anthony Blowers. He is an actor and producer, known for First Knight (1995), Game of Thrones (2011) and London's Burning (1988). He has been married to Shirley Blowers since 1983.
13. Chris Quinten
Actor | RoboCop 2
Christopher, whose real name is Christopher Bell, was born in 1957 in Station Street, Middlesborough has an older sister, Sue and a younger sister, Terry. He did judo at 10, gymnastics at 13. He was educated at Brookside Scool in Middlesborough and did drama at night classes at Kirby College.. He ...
14. Preeti Desai
Actress | The Stunt Double
Preeti Desai (born 29 September 1981) born in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England, to Hemlata (Niak) and Jitendra Desai, who have a pyrotechnics company. Her father is Gujarati Indian from Kenya, Africa and her mother, who is from Uganda, is from a Gujarati Indian family. She has a younger ...
15. Jerry Desmonde
Actor | Gonks Go Beat
Jerry Desmonde was born on July 20, 1908 in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England as James Robert Sadler. He was an actor, known for Gonks Go Beat (1964), The Angel Who Pawned Her Harp (1954) and Up in the World (1956). He was married to Peggy Duncan Edwards. He died on February 11, 1967 in ...
21. Paul Daniels
Producer | Killing Clovis Dardentor
Paul Daniels was born on April 6, 1938 in South Bank, Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England as Newton Edward Daniels. He was an actor and producer, known for Killing Clovis Dardentor, The All Star Impressions Show (2009) and The Little and Large Show (1978). He was married to Debbie McGee and ...
Writer | U.F.O.
Roy 'Chubby' Brown was born on February 5, 1945 in Grangetown, Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England as Royston Vasey. He is a writer and actor, known for U.F.O. (1993), The League of Gentlemen (1999) and Roy Chubby Brown: Obscene and Not Heard (1997). He has been married to Helen Coulson since ...
24. Craig Douglas
Writer | Schizophrenic
Craig Douglas was born on February 7, 1986 in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England. He was raised in the small town of Grangetown.
He is a writer, director and producer. Over the years he has studied the work of Steven Spielberg, Kevin Smith, James Cameron, Kevin Williamson and Martin Scorsese, ...
25. Brian Clough
Actor | Boon
Considered by many to be the best manager the England national team never had, Brian Clough's professional football career began when aged 16 he signed for hometown club, Middlesbrough F.C.. Working his way up through the ranks, he made his full first-team debut in a league match against Barnsley in...
29. Kirsten O'Brien
Writer | On the Pot
Kirsten O'Brien was born on February 23, 1972 in Nunthorpe, Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England as Kirsten Sarah O'Brien. She is an actress and writer, known for On the Pot (2016), SMart! (1994) and Annually Retentive (2006). She has been married to Mark Drake since 2010. They have three ...
35. Ann Jellicoe
Writer | The Knack ...and How to Get It
Ann Jellicoe was born on the 15th of July 1927 in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire and studied acting at London's Central School of Speech and Drama. She had wanted to be an actress since the age of four, when she took a dancing class. She fell in love with performance and was engaged in theatricals ...
36. Lee Fox
Actor | A Clockwork Orange
Lee Fox was born on November 23, 1912 in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England as James Lee Fox. He was an actor, known for A Clockwork Orange (1971), BBC Play of the Month (1965) and Juniper Hall (1956). He died on July 28, 2003 in Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, England.
38. Matthew Bland
Editor | Red Army Television
Born in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, Matthew began his career in theatre at the age of eleven after performing in a local production at the Middlesbrough Theatre in 1986. Despite wanting to pursue a career as an actor, he decided to continue with his education and went on to study film and ...
45. Pete Firman
Actor | The Bystanders
Pete was born in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, an industrial town on the Northeast coast of England. He got into magic as a kid after watching Paul Daniels on TV. He started dabbling with magic when he was given a magic set on his eighth birthday and he became fascinated by the ability to impress...
47. Keturah Sorrell
Actress | Hale and Pace
Keturah Sorrell was born in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England in 1912, the daughter of William and Jenny Sorrell. She attended Middlesbrough High School for Girls where she excelled at languages, a useful talent in her future career. While at school, she was encouraged to enter singing ...
49. Ralph Ayres
Animation Department | Watership Down
Ralph Ayres, one of the key figures of British animation in the post-war era. He was born in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England on the 28th November 1914. He learned to draw at the Junior Technical College but was self-taught as an amateur artist. He was apprenticed to a local firm Emanuel ...