Birth Place Matching "Stepney, London, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
2. Eddie Marsan
Actor | Happy-Go-Lucky
Eddie Marsan was born in Stepney, East London, to a lorry driver father and a school employee mother, and raised in Bethnal Green. He served an apprenticeship as a printer before becoming an actor twenty years ago. During this time he has worked with directors such as Martin Scorsese, Michael Mann, ...
Terence Henry Stamp was born and lived in Canal Road, Bow, until German bombers forced his family to move to Plaistow. An icon of the 1960s, he dated the likes of Julie Christie, Brigitte Bardot and Jean Shrimpton. After an extremely successful early career, starring in Modesty Blaise (1966), Poor ...
Actor | Octopussy
Highly acclaimed English actor, playwright, author and director continues to set the benchmark in stunning, intense performances on both stage and screen. Berkoff was born in Stepney, London in August 1937 and received dramatic arts training in both Paris and London and then moved on to performing ...
Actor | Mary Poppins
Matthew Garber was a British child actor. Both of his parents were theatrical actors, but neither was particularly famous.
In 1963, Garber came to the attention of actor Roy Dotrice (father of Karen Dotrice) who was seeking potential child actors. Roy recommended Garber to the casting department of ...
7. Roy Marsden
Actor | The Sandbaggers
Marsden's credits are numerous and span a half century of widely, and wildly, different genres and character types. Not the least is his portrayal of the mysterious and mystical character John Stockton in the long-running BBC series The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes (1991) starring Jeremy Brett. In ...
8. Laila Rouass
Actress | Conan the Barbarian
Laila Rouass was born in London to Moroccan/Indian parents. Laila studied in Britain but decided to drop her studies and travel in India for a few months. A few months turned into six years. Whilst living in Bombay, she worked for MTV, BBC, and TNT. Her step into movies came when she was spotted by...
11. Bernard Bresslaw
Actor | Krull
A RADA scholar who was spotted by Laurence Olivier, Bernard Bresslaw got professional security from the "Carry On" films but was typecast (as TV's The Army Game (1957) had done earlier). He was beginning to extend himself through stage work when, in 1993, just before a performance in "The Taming Of...
12. Ann Sears
Actress | The Bridge on the River Kwai
Ann comes from a talented family with her sister Heather being a star actress in her own right and her father being a doctor. Ann made her television debut in 1956 and her film debut a year later. Her television work started in 1956 and includes appearances in such series as 'Emergency Ward 10','...
13. Rylan Clark-Neal
Actor | Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie
Rylan Clark-Neal was born on October 25, 1988 in Stepney, London, England as Ross Richard Clark. He is an actor, known for Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie (2016), The Keith Lemon Sketch Show (2015) and Up Late with Rylan (2016). He has been married to Dan Neal since November 7, 2015.
15. Christine Noonan
Actress | If....
Christine Noonan was born on March 8, 1945 in Stepney, London, England as Christine Elizabeth Wright. She was an actress, known for If.... (1968), Babylon 5 (1993) and Mystery and Imagination (1966). She was married to Lawrence Dennett and Denis Noonan. She died on August 6, 2003 in Hackney, London.
17. Amanda Muggleton
Actress | Prisoner
Amanda is currently one of Australia's most successful and highly sought after actresses in theatre, with appearances in Private Lives, Shirley Valentine, HMS Pinafore, Soulmates, Steaming, The Lion The Witch And The Wardrobe, Book Club, Rough Gallop and Master Class (in which she played opera diva...
18. Alfie Curtis
Actor | The Elephant Man
Alfie Curtis was born on July 28, 1930 in Stepney, London, England. Alfie began acting on various British television shows in 1973. With his tallish (5'10"), burly build, intimidating presence, and rough face (the latter was the result of a terrible childhood accident), Curtis was especially ...
19. Billy Walker
Actor | Up Pompeii
Billy Walker was a British sporting hero - a supremely courageous fighter with film star looks, who became a household name after millions of TV viewers saw him knock out a giant American in less than a minute. Adored by men and women alike, Billy was the biggest box-office attraction in British ...
21. Lionel Bart
Soundtrack | From Russia with Love
The son of a Jewish Tailor in London's working class East End young Lionel had no formal musical education and never learned musical notation but his music teacher at school declared him to be a genius. He gained a scholarship to St Martin's School of Art at age 16 and started work as a set painter...
23. Des O'Connor
Soundtrack | Kraft Music Hall Presents: The Des O'Connor Show
Brought up on Northampton where he had his first job and played football for Northampton Town. He joined the RAF and on completing his service became a Butlin Redcoat and began to learn the rudiments of comedy which led him to become a professional. After 6 years he got his first big television ...
32. Ashley Cole
Producer | Dead Man Running
Ashley Cole (born 20 December 1980) is an English professional footballer who plays as a left back for Championship club Derby County. Cole is considered by many critics and fellow professional players as one of the best defenders of his generation, and by some, for the better part of his career, ...
33. John White
Actor | Tentacoli
John White was born on November 7, 1936 in Stepney, London, England as John Edward White. He was an actor, known for Tentacles (1977), The First Churchills (1969) and Howards' Way (1985). He was married to Julie Stevens. He died on September 28, 1993 in Bristol, England.
34. Aida Young
Production Manager | Danger Man
Aida Young was born on August 11, 1920 in Stepney, London, England as Aida Cohen. She was a production manager and producer, known for Danger Man (1960), When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth (1970) and Secret Agent (1964). She was married to Gideon Young. She died on August 12, 2007 in Camden, London.
39. Bob Raymond
Actor | The Count of Monte Cristo
Bob Raymond was born on January 21, 1904 in Stepney, London, England as Herbert James Roberts. He was an actor, known for The Count of Monte Cristo (1964), Softly Softly (1966) and Monty Python's Flying Circus (1969). He died on June 19, 1985 in Brinsworth House, Twickenham, Middlesex, England.
42. Tommy Bruce
Soundtrack | Two Left Feet
Tommy Bruce was born on July 16, 1937 in Stepney, London, England as Thomas Charles Bruce. He was an actor, known for Two Left Feet (1965), The Yellow Hat (1966) and One Way Pendulum (1965). He was married to Ida Spiller and Sheila Prytherch. He died on July 10, 2006 in Watford, Hertfordshire, ...
45. Daphne Sherman
Actress | C.O.O.L.I.O Time Travel Gangster
Daphne is an English actress born in London where she trained at the Arts Educational School. She lived in Sydney Australia for 12 years where she became a member of Australian Actors Equity. Working in theatre, Film, and Television, she is now also sort after as a voice over artist for commercials...
49. Arnold Wesker
Writer | The Kitchen
Arnold Wesker was born on May 24, 1932 in Stepney, London, England. He was a writer and actor, known for The Kitchen (1961), Waking the Dead (2000) and Festival (1960). He was married to Doreen (Dusty) Cecile Bicker. He died on April 12, 2016 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.