Birth Place Matching "Poole, Dorset, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Edgar Wright
Director | Shaun of the Dead
Edgar Howard Wright (born 18 April 1974) is an English director, screenwriter, producer, and actor. He is best known for his comedic Three Flavours Cornetto film trilogy consisting of Shaun of the Dead (2004), Hot Fuzz (2007), and The World's End (2013), made with recurrent collaborators Simon Pegg...
Actress | Suspension of Disbelief
Rebecca Night was born in 1986 in Poole, Dorset, England as Rebecca Hardwick. She is an actress and writer, known for Suspension of Disbelief (2012), Maigret Sets a Trap (2016) and Fanny Hill (2007). She has been married to Harry Hadden-Paton since May 2010. They have one child.
Writer | The Constant Gardener
He was born in Poole, Dorset in England on October 19th, 1931. He went to Sherborne School and, later, studied German literature for one year at University of Bern. Later, he went to Lincoln College, Oxford and graduated in Modern Languages. From 1956 to 1958, he taught at Eton and from 1959 to ...
Actress | Game of Thrones
Hattie (Ghita in Game of Thrones Season 5) has been named one of Britain's female rising stars by IMDB and Screen Terrier for 2016. She won Best Actress for her role in Daisy at the Marbella International Film Festival October 2016 where she plays a terminally ill girl with EB alongside Max Brown. ...
6. Chris Jarvis
Actor | Mamma Mia!
Chris Jarvis, was born in 1980 in Poole, Dorset, England. He is an actor known for his roles in movies like Wrong Turn 6: Las Resort, Mamma Mia and The Shattering. Chris is married to Haley Newton Jarvis. In 2014, Chris Jarvis joined the cast of Wrong Turn 6: Last Resort for filming in bulgaria. In...
7. David Croft
Writer | Dad's Army
David Croft was born on September 7, 1922 in Sandbanks, Poole, Dorset, England as David John Sharland. He was a writer and producer, known for Dad's Army (1968), Hi-de-Hi! (1980) and Are You Being Served? (1972). He was married to Ann Croft. He died on September 27, 2011 in Tavira, Portugal.
Director | 84 Charing Cross Road
David Hugh Jones was born on February 19, 1934 in Poole, Dorset, England. He was a director and producer, known for 84 Charing Cross Road (1987), Betrayal (1983) and American Playhouse (1981). He was married to Amanda Jones and Sheila Allen. He died on September 18, 2008 in Rockport, Maine, USA.
Actress | Kind Hearts and Coronets
Peggy Ann Clifford was born on March 23, 1921 in Poole, Dorset, England as Peggy Anne Hamley Champion. She was an actress, known for Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949), Chance of a Lifetime (1950) and Rheingold Theatre (1953). She died on May 26, 1986 in Kensington, London, England.
Actress | True True Lie
Tiffany was born in Poole, Dorset & grew up in neighbouring Bournemouth. At aged 7 her parents decided to send her to drama school to overcome her shyness. Almost immediately she knew that she wanted to be an actress. She studied singing, dance & acting & appeared in numerous productions including ...
12. Katy Hill
Self | Blue Peter
Katy Hill was born on April 15, 1971 in Poole, Dorset, England. She is known for her work on Blue Peter (1958), Live & Kicking (1993) and Swiped (2019). She has been married to Trey Farley since June 28, 2004. They have one child. She was previously married to Andrew Frampton.
15. Derrick Slater
Writer | The Ups and Downs of a Handyman
Derrick Slater was born on December 18, 1937 in Poole, Dorset, England. He was an actor and writer, known for The Ups and Downs of a Handyman (1976), Doctor Who (1963) and Paul Temple (1969). He died on December 23, 1994 in Hove, East Sussex, England.
17. Dylan J. Kershaw
Dylan is a comedy actor, writer and director from the south of England. He started writing short sketches instead of revising at school. Dylan studied filmmaking at university but dropped out when his tutor wouldn't let him do comedy. His comedy is described as a mix of cringe and satire. Dylan's ...
18. Vivienne Bennett
Actress | Doctor Who
Vivienne Bennett was born on July 29, 1905 in Poole, Dorset, England as Vivienne Dorothy Bennett. She was an actress, known for Doctor Who (1963), BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950) and Le secret du cargo (1929). She was married to Godfrey Kenton. She died on November 11, 1978 in Surrey, England.
19. Matthew Field
Matthew Field is a producer/director and author. He has gained wide experience from interviewing a variety of showbusiness stars and film personnel for his first book 'The Making Of The Italian Job.' He made his documentary debut with the Paramount production 'The Making of The Italian Job' for the...
20. Thomas Kyffin
Actor | The Avengers
Thomas Kyffin was born on September 14, 1931 in Sandbanks, Poole, Dorset, England as Thomas Trevor Kyffin. He was an actor and producer, known for The Avengers (1961), A Story of Tutankhamun (1973) and Touch of Death (1961). He was married to Susanna Smith, Margaret Legge and Mary Christine Browne....
22. Peter Oborne
Writer | Dispatches
Peter Oborne was born on July 11, 1957 in Poole, Dorset, England as Peter Alan Oborne. He is a writer and producer, known for Dispatches (1987), Have I Got News for You (1990) and War of the Gods (2010). He has been married to Martine Karmock since 1986. They have five children.
Producer | Malefaction
PJ was born in Poole, Dorset on the 4th March 1993 to Peter T. Saysell and Fatima Saysell, both teachers. He is of Welsh and Spanish descent.
PJ discovered his love for film production at the young age of 4, at his grandparents' house in Bournemouth, where he used his grandfather's video camera to ...
25. Marilyn Thomas
Actress | Pink Floyd: The Wall
Marilyn Thomas was born in 1935 in Poole, Dorset, England as Marilyn Joy Thomas. She was an actress, known for Pink Floyd: The Wall (1982), Glass (1989) and This Won't Hurt a Bit (1993). She was married to Joe Marks. She died on September 6, 2007 in Shepperton, Surrey, England.
28. George Hughes
Director | Remnants
George Hughes grew up in Wimborne, Dorset, England, UK, where he attended Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School. Leaving at sixteen, he started working for a landscaping firm. After stints as a courier for a haulage company, a machinist and a barman he went into teaching. In 2003 he co- founded Freefall...
29. David Briggs
Actor | Live for the Moment
David is a celebrated music scholar, whose passion and talents at composing led to him being hired to compose the orchestral score for _Live for the Moment (2004) (V)_. A friend of Richard Booth's for many years, David's music has received critical acclaim for its ability to perfectly accompany ...
44. Wilson Deuxrod
Wilson Deuxrod was born on September 28, 1964 in Poole, Dorset, England.