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2. Ian McKellen
Widely regarded as one of greatest stage and screen actors both in his native Great Britain and internationally, twice nominated for the Oscar and recipient of every major theatrical award in the UK and US, Ian Murray McKellen was born on May 25, 1939 in Burnley, Lancashire, England, to Margery ...
4. Darren Day
Actor | French and Saunders
Darren Day was born on July 17, 1968 in Colchester, Essex, England as Darren Graham. He is an actor, known for French and Saunders (1987), Rough Cut (2015) and The Krays: Dead Man Walking (2018). He has been married to Stephanie Dooley since May 21, 2007. They have two children.
Actor | G.B.H.
Robert Lindsay was born on December 13, 1949 in Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England as Robert Lindsay Stevenson. He is known for his work on G.B.H. (1991), My Family (2000) and Wimbledon (2004). He has been married to Rosemarie Ford since December 31, 2006. They have two children. He was previously ...
9. Denise Welch
Actress | Waterloo Road
Denise Welch was born on May 22, 1958 in Ebchester, Co Durham, England as Jacqueline Denise Welch. She is an actress, known for Waterloo Road (2006), Coronation Street (1960) and Spender (1991). She has been married to Lincoln Townley since July 13, 2013. She was previously married to Tim Healy and ...
11. LL Cool J
Actor | Deep Blue Sea
L.L. Cool J was born James Todd Smith on January 14, 1968, in Bay Shore, Long Island, New York, the son of Ondrea Griffith and James Louis Smith, Jr. Todd, as he was called, did not have a very happy childhood. At the age of four, he saw his mother and grandfather shot by his own father. After they...
12. Ric Flair
Actor | WWE Monday Night RAW
Richard Morgan Fliehr isn't what you'd expect from a professional wrestler. A medical student at Minnesota University (his father was a doctor, his mother an actress), Flair dropped out college to train for the mat wars under legendary former AWA World champ Verne Gagne. He made his professional ...
13. Scott Maslen
Actor | EastEnders
Scott Maslen was born in the earshot of Bow Bells, London. He was raised in Woolwich, and by the age of 16 he made his first career choice to go into the Royal Marines. So, he did just that and by the age of 18 he broke his foot and in the company of his friends he went on holiday to Miami, ...
21. Sol Campbell
Sol Campbell was born on September 18, 1974 in Newham, London, England as Sulzeer Jeremiah Campbell. He is an actor, known for Manchester United vs Tottenham Hotspur (1999), Match of the Day (1964) and 2005-2006 UEFA Champions League (2006). He has been married to Fiona Barratt since July 17, 2010.
Actor | Spice World
Michael Barrymore was born in Bermondsey London in 1952, the breeding ground for many famous stars, including Charlie Chaplin, Max Bygraves and Tommy Steele.
Having won the TV show New Faces, Michael's big break came when he joined Russ Abbot's Television Madhouse. His own series with Thames ...
26. Nick Nevern
Director | Trigger Finger!
Nick Nevern is a British actor and Director. Nick spent some time in Russia, returning years later to London, where he started his acting career.
He first appeared on our TV screens in 2002 in the 'made-for-tv' film Out Of Control, a depiction of the lives of three boys sent to a young offenders ...
28. Sean Cronin
Sean Cronin was born in West London to an English mother and an Irish/Welsh father but has both Spanish and Sicilian in his bloodline. Destiny struck in the early nineties and Sean was badly bitten by the film bug. Due to his intense and menacing presence Sean was asked to play supporting roles in ...