Birth Place Matching "Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


45 names.


1. Charlie Hunnam

Actor | Sons of Anarchy

Charles Matthew Hunnam was born on April 10, 1980 in Newcastle, England, to Jane (Bell), a business owner, and William Hunnam, a scrap metal merchant. At 18 years of age, he made a guest appearance in popular TV series Byker Grove (1989).

He gained fame in Britain thanks to his television role as ...

2. Imogen Stubbs

Actress | Sense and Sensibility

Imogen Stubbs was born in Rothbury,Northumberland, lived briefly in Portsmouth, where her father was a naval officer, and then moved with her parents to London, where they inhabited an elderly river barge on the Thames. Educated at St. Paul's and then Westminster, where she was one of the "token ...

3. Rachel Bell

Actress | The Darling Buds of May

Rachel Bell was born in 1950 in Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England as Linda M. Bell. She is an actress, known for The Darling Buds of May (1991), Doctor Who (1963) and Dear John (1986). She was previously married to Mike O'Neill.

4. Lee Hall

Writer | Billy Elliot

Lee Hall has been the recipient of many awards for all aspects of his work. He won the Alfred Bradley Bursary and the Richard Imison Prize with his first play for radio, "I Luv You Jimmy Spud", which he adapted for the screen as "Gabriel and Me" and which premiered at the Edinburgh Film Festival. ...

5. Jack Douglas

Actor | Carry on Columbus

Coming from a theatrical family, Jack Douglas' entry into show business was as a producer, however, not as a performer. His father was a theatrical producer, and Jack followed in his footsteps at an early age--he produced his first show at 15. Douglas showed no interest in the performing end of the...

6. Ashley Artus

Actor | Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Born in Newcastle upon Tyne. His Father a doctor his mother a nurse.Trained at Derwentside college winning the Rotary Prize for Dramatic Art then at GSA winning a prize for his choreography and the School Cup for Best Actor. He was spotted by Patricia Marmont then of Marmont Management[ along with ...

7. Ian La Frenais

Writer | The Commitments

Ian La Frenais was born on January 7, 1937 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is a writer and producer, known for The Commitments (1991), Flushed Away (2006) and The Bank Job (2008). He has been married to Doris Vartan since 1984.

8. Rod Glenn

Actor | Monster

Rod Glenn is an actor and author from Newcastle upon Tyne, England. Film and television roles include Monster, The More You Ignore Me, The Hippopotamus, American Assassin, Soldiers of Embers, Ripper Street, Wolfblood, The Hollow Crown, The Sceptic, God's Kingdom and Outside. His fictional novels ...

9. David Hopper

Actor | Stan Lee's Lucky Man

David Hopper was born on the 18th of September 1988 in Newcastle upon Tyne he trained at Drama Studio London. David is a London based actor with a base in Newcastle Upon Tyne. David is a full Equity and Spotlight member. David's favourite playwright is Doug Lucie. His favourite theatre is the Bush ...

10. Ralph Watson

Actor | Doctor Who

Ralph Watson was born on January 20, 1936 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor, known for Doctor Who (1963), When the Boat Comes In (1976) and Second Verdict (1976).

11. Joan Young

Actress | Suddenly, Last Summer

Joan Young was born on February 1, 1900 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England as Joan Cecilia Frances Wragge. She was an actress and producer, known for Suddenly, Last Summer (1959), The Fallen Idol (1948) and Doctor Who (1963). She died on October 9, 1984 in Hammersmith, London, England.

12. Simon Donald

Writer | Billy the Fish

Simon Donald was born in 1964 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor and writer, known for Billy the Fish (1990), Tickets for the Zoo (1991) and Brond (1987).

13. Neil Robinson

Actor |

Neil Robinson was born on September 23, 1935 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is known for his work on (1963), The Avengers (1961) and The Bedroom Window (1987). He died on April 26, 1997 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.

14. Peter Terson

Writer | Village Hall

Peter Terson was born on February 24, 1932 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England as Peter Patterson. He is a writer, known for Village Hall (1974), Armchair Theatre (1956) and Play for Today (1970). He has been married to Sheila Bailey since May 25, 1955. They have three children.

16. Betty White

Casting Director | Raising the Wind

Started her own theatrical agency Betty White Limited

17. Steve Bruce

Actor | Arsenal FC vs Sunderland AFC

Steve Bruce was born on December 31, 1960 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor, known for Arsenal FC vs Sunderland AFC (2011), Match of the Day (1964) and Dream Team (1997).

18. Richard Purves

Director | Mayfly

Born in January 1979 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. Richard Purves had a fairly shaky and eventful start into the film world in 1999 when a friend suggested that they write and direct a feature film together despite the fact that neither person had any filmmaking experience at all. This had ...

19. Liz Carter

Actress | The PA

Liz Carter was born in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. She is an actress, known for The Admin Assistant (1997).

20. Paul Colman

Actor | Wire in the Blood

Paul Colman was born on August 30, 1972 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor, known for Wire in the Blood (2002), Firm Friends (1992) and The Gambling Man (1995).

21. Trish Williamson

Self | Good Morning Britain

Trish Williamson was born on January 3, 1955 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England as Patricia Noble Williamson. She was married to David Devaux and Cameron Maxwell lewis. She died on November 9, 2007 in Weybread, Suffolk, England.

23. Patrick Collerton

Producer | The Boy Whose Skin Fell Off

Patrick Collerton was born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is a producer and director, known for The Boy Whose Skin Fell Off (2004), The Nine Lives of James Brett/Poppies to Pomegranates and Starman (2001).

24. John Tennant

Actor | Platz

John Tennant was born on December 25, 1986 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England as John David Edward Tennant. He is an actor, known for Platz (2013).

25. Benjamin Bee

Director | Sebastian and Them

Benjamin Bee was born on October 9, 1982 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is a director and writer, known for Sebastian and Them (2015), Step Right Up (2012) and Frank (2008).

26. Lucinda Lambton

Actress | Travels with Pevsner

Lucinda Lambton was born on May 10, 1943 in Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England as Lady Lucinda Lambton. She is known for her work on Travels with Pevsner (1997), Celebrity Countdown (1998) and Ruby (1997). She was previously married to Peregrine Worsthorne, Sir Edmund Fairfax-Lucy and ...

27. Astor Sklair

Actor | Pathfinders to Mars

Astor Sklair was born on August 14, 1927 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is an actor and casting director, known for Pathfinders to Mars (1960), Pathfinders to Venus (1961) and The Avengers (1961). He has been married to Betty Eileen Alice Kay since 1963.

28. Kitty Marshall

Producer | Remote Control and Monitoring

Kitty Marshall was born in 1915 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. She was an editor and producer, known for Remote Control and Monitoring (1975), Fire Underground (1955) and Four Winters: A Story of Jewish Partisan Resistance and Bravery in WW2. She was married to Geoffrey Hermges. ...

29. Lee Jackson

Music Department | Jimi

Lee Jackson was born on January 8, 1943 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England.

30. Rowan Pearce

Producer | Indigo Lake

Rowan Pearce was born on September 15, 1993 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is a producer and director, known for Indigo Lake (2011), Westbound (2022) and The Plant (2016).

31. J.M. Burgoyne-Johnson

Cinematographer | The Errol Flynn Theatre

Founder of the Buckingham Film Museum.

32. Eric Wansell

Cinematographer | Ubeat TV

33. Maria Carter

Actress | Star Wars: The Force Unleashed

Maria Carter was born on December 29, 1992 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England as Maria Møller Carter. She is an actress, known for Star Wars: The Force Unleashed (2013), Kung Fu Window Cleaner (2011) and The Gentlemen: US (2018).

34. Mary Burkett

Self | Wainwright: The Man Who Loved the Lakes

Mary Burkett was born on October 7, 1924 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England as Mary Elizabeth Burkett. She died on November 12, 2014 in Cockermouth, Cumbria, England.

36. Stuart Gordon

Music Department | Creep

37. Jeanne Golding

Actress | Jane Eyre

Jeanne Golding was born in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. She is an actress, known for Jane Eyre (2006).

38. Constance Navratil

Actress | Broken Promise

Born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne on April 21, 1930, to Isabella (Hoult) and Robert Row Parr, her family moved to London where she grew up, surviving the bombing of London during World War II. After graduating from high school she attended the prestigious Trinity College of Music where she earned a ...

39. Olivia Shone

Actress | Perfidious

Olivia Shone was born on July 4, 2004 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. She is an actress, known for Perfidious.

40. Jason Cook

Self | Red Light Comedy: Live from Amsterdam

Jason Cook was born in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England.

41. Luke Quine

Director | Serial Loser

Inspired by Quentin Tarantino and Stanley Kubrick in particular, Luke has always had an insatiable need to tell stories. Ever since he was child Luke would write pages and pages of stories, and perform them out to his friends and family. All through his life he acted, in countless stage productions...

42. Sydney Patrick Apedaile

Actress | Shadows of a Stranger

Born in October 1995 in Newcastle, Sydney, 6 weeks early. Growing up, she had a keen interest in sport and drama. Sydney is one of 9 children. She represented Newcastle Girls at age of 14 in football, Sydney's keen interest in Drama started when she started starring in her schools performances. ...

44. Matthew D.W. Smith

Director | Clown Detective

Matthew D.W. Smith was born on November 25, 2000 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. He is a director and writer, known for Clown Detective and Morning Transitions (2016).


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