Birth Place Matching "Cornwall, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Kristin Scott Thomas

Actress | The English Patient

The acclaimed Cornish actress Dame Kristin Scott Thomas was born in Redruth, Cornwall, to Deborah (Hurlbatt) and Lieutenant Commander Simon Scott Thomas. Her father was a pilot for the British Royal Navy and died in a flying accident in 1964. Her stepfather, Lt. Cdr Simon Idiens, was also a pilot, ...

2. John Nettles

Actor | Midsomer Murders

John Nettles has been a familiar face on British and International television screens for over thirty years.

From his early beginnings in the UK hit comedy The Liver Birds (1969), he became a household name overnight playing the Jersey detective "Jim Bergerac". The series, Bergerac (1981), was a ...

3. Alex Reid

Actress | Misfits

Alex Reid was born in Penzance, Cornwall, England. She is an actress, known for Misfits (2009), The Descent (2005) and Life on Mars (2006).

4. Morwenna Banks

Actress | Damned

Morwenna Banks was born in September 1961 in Flushing, Cornwall, England as Morwenna Tamsin Banks. She is an actress and writer, known for Damned (2016), Miss You Already (2015) and Saxondale (2006).

5. James Marsh

Director | The Theory of Everything

James Marsh was born on April 30, 1963 in Truro, Cornwall, England. He is a director and producer, known for The Theory of Everything (2014), The King (2005) and Shadow Dancer (2012).

6. Tristan Sturrock

Actor | Poldark

Tristan Sturrock was raised in Cornwall. He has been a leading performer with Kneehigh for over 25 years and has performed all over the world. He is best known for 'Brief Encounter' (Broadway, West End), 'Tristan and Yseult' and 'A Matter of Life and Death' (National Theatre) On Television his work...

7. Mick Fleetwood

Actor | The Running Man

Mick Fleetwood was born on June 24, 1947 in Redruth, Cornwall, England as Michael John Kells Fleetwood. He was previously married to Lynn Frankel, Sara Recor and Jenny Boyd.

8. Paul Fox

Actor | Ford v Ferrari

Paul Fox was born on March 20, 1979 in Truro, Cornwall, England. He is an actor and writer, known for Ford v Ferrari (2019), Westworld (2016) and Mank (2020).

9. Leon Ockenden

Actor | Mr Selfridge

Leon Ockenden was born in 1978 in Cornwall, England. He is an actor and director, known for Mr Selfridge (2013), Waterloo Road (2006) and Coronation Street (1960). He has been married to Vanessa Hehir since October 2010.

10. Cerris Morgan-Moyer

Black Panther

Cerris Morgan-Moyer was born on July 20, 1973 in Truro, Cornwall, England. She is known for her work on Black Panther (2018), Thor: Ragnarok (2017) and Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017).

11. Nigel Cole

Director | Saving Grace

Nigel Cole was born in 1959 in Launceston, Cornwall, England. He is a director and actor, known for Saving Grace (2000), A Lot Like Love (2005) and Calendar Girls (2003). He has been married to Kate Isitt since January 1, 2000. They have two children. He was previously married to Sally Brampton.

12. Michael Ward

Actor | No Trace

Michael Ward was born George William Everard Yeo on 9th April 1909 in the village of Carmenellis, Cornwall. Being the son of a clergyman, his family moved from parish to parish for most of his early life. He detested this nomadic lifestyle and being an only child. It was not until 1930 when the ...

13. Zelah Clarke

Actress | Jane Eyre

Zelah Clarke was born on November 5, 1953 in Redruth, Cornwall, England as Zelah Caroline Clarke. She is an actress, known for Jane Eyre (1983), Lady Jane (1986) and How Green Was My Valley (1975). She has been married to Francis Ash since 1992. They have one child.

14. Zara Nutley

Actress | Mind Your Language

Zara Nutley was born on August 19, 1924 in Falmouth, Cornwall, England as Zahrah Mary Chassib Jaber. She was an actress, known for Mind Your Language (1977), Jane Eyre (1973) and Tales of the Unexpected (1979). She died on October 9, 2016 in Uckfield, East Sussex, England.

15. Adam Gough

Editor | Roma

Adam Gough was born on November 28, 1982 in Cornwall, England. He is known for his work on Roma (2018), X-Men: First Class (2011) and In Bruges (2008).

16. Tiny Ross

Actor | Time Bandits

Tiny Ross was born on May 7, 1910 in Truro, Cornwall, England as Walter John Ross Skudder. He was an actor, known for Time Bandits (1981), Flash Gordon (1980) and Black Jack (1979). He died in May 1994 in Cardigan, Wales.

17. Stanley Johnson

Writer | The Commissioner

Stanley Johnson was born on August 18, 1940 in Penzance, Cornwall, England as Stanley Patrick Johnson. He is a writer, known for The Commissioner (1998), Celebrity Gogglebox (2019) and I'm a Celebrity... Surviving the Jungle (2019). He has been married to Jennifer Kidd since 1981. They have two ...

18. Jan Harvey

Actress | Family Affairs

Jan Harvey was born on June 1, 1947 in Penzance, Cornwall, England. She is an actress, known for Family Affairs (1997), Bugs (1995) and EastEnders (1985). She is married to Stephen Yardley.

19. Anna Palk

Actress | The Earth Dies Screaming

Anna was educated at Rise Hall Convent in Yorkshire and trained as an actress at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London. She followed this with rep at Bristol, Leatherhead and Leeds before embarking on a successful film and television career. Her stage appearances included productions of '...

20. Zac Fox

Actor | Wah-Wah

Zac Fox was born on September 25, 1990 in Truro, Cornwall, England. He is an actor, known for Wah-Wah (2005), Doctor Who (2005) and Maddigan's Quest (2006).

21. Patrick James Stephens

Assistant Director | The Pale Horse

With over twenty years' experience in film and television, Patrick is calm, unflappable and great with cast and crew alike. From period drama to comedy, his knowledge and skills as 1st AD are extensive. Patrick is also an expert with Movie Magic scheduling. Based in London, he is available for work...

22. Robert Duncan

Actor | Drop the Dead Donkey

Robert Duncan was born on July 27, 1952 in Cornwall, England, UK. He trained to be a journalist, and worked for the Cornish Reporter. He made his television debut starring alongside the late Nyree Dawn Porter, and Ian Hendry in the ITV daytime drama For Maddie with Love. He went on to guest star in...

23. Diana Berriman

Actress | Notes on a Scandal

Diana Berriman was born on May 9, 1941 in Penzance, Cornwall, England as Diana Elizabeth Berriman. She is an actress, known for Notes on a Scandal (2006), William and Mary (2003) and Poldark (1975).

24. Georgina Cookson

Actress | Catacombs

Lean, aristocratic-looking British character actress,on stage from the 1940's. She was noted on Broadway for her performance (and for bringing the house down with her tango on opening night) as Lady India in Jean Anouilh's 'Ring Around the Moon' (1950-51). On television, her aquiline features and ...

25. Michael Craze

Actor | Doctor Who

Michael Craze was born on 29 November 1942 in Cornwall and got into acting quite by chance as, at the age of twelve, he discovered through Boy Scout Gang Shows that he had a perfect boy soprano voice. This led him to win parts in "The King and I" and "Plain and Fancy", both at Drury Lane, and "Damn...

26. Louise Bale

Actress | The Death of Batman

Louise Bale was born on July 22, 1972 in Cornwall, England as Louise Tabitha Bale. She is an actress and producer, known for The Death of Batman (2003) and Dead World (2001).

27. William Golding

Writer | Lord of the Flies

William Golding was born on September 19, 1911 in St Columb Minor, Cornwall, England as William Gerald Golding. He was a writer, known for Lord of the Flies (1990), Lord of the Flies (1963) and The Spire. He was married to Ann Brookfield. He died on June 19, 1993 in Perranarworthal, Cornwall.

28. Harvey Hall

Actor | Zulu

Harvey Hall was born on June 27, 1931 in St Columb Minor, Cornwall, England as Guthrie Harvey Hallsmith. He was an actor, known for Zulu (1964), Jo's Boys (1959) and The Avengers (1961). He died on April 11, 1997 in Truro, Cornwall.

29. Peter Tilbury

Writer | Chef!

Peter Tilbury was born on October 20, 1945 in Redruth, Cornwall, England. He is a writer and actor, known for Chef! (1993), Shelley (1979) and Sorry I'm a Stranger Here Myself (1981).

30. Calvin A. Dean

Actor | Tormented

Born on May 21, 1985 in Cornwall, England, Calvin attended Fowey Community College. By the age of 12 Calvin was appearing in school productions and amateur theatre. At the age of 16, Calvin joined the National Youth Theatre and subsequently trained at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts.

Upon ...

31. Simon Grant

Music Department | The Curse of the Were-Rabbit

Simon Grant was born on November 3, 1980 in Cornwall, England. He is known for his work on Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005), Shrek (2001) and Shrek 2 (2004).

32. Arthur Gould-Porter

Actor | Bedknobs and Broomsticks

Arthur Gould-Porter was born on January 4, 1905 in Penzance, Cornwall, England. He was an actor, known for Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971), Torn Curtain (1966) and The Colgate Comedy Hour (1950). He died on January 2, 1987 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

33. Gareth Edwards

Producer | That Mitchell and Webb Look

Gareth Edwards was born in 1965 in Cornwall, England. He is known for his work on That Mitchell and Webb Look (2006), Spaced (1999) and TV to Go (2001).

34. Rory McGrath

Writer | Alas Smith & Jones

Rory McGrath was born on March 17, 1956 in Cornwall, England as Patrick Rory McGrath. He is an actor and writer, known for Alas Smith & Jones (1984), Chelmsford 123 (1988) and Who Dares Wins (1983).

35. Christian Huband

Art Director | Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2

Christian Huband was born in Cornwall, England. He is known for his work on Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011), Hugo (2011) and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010).

36. Barbara Douglas

Self | This Is Your Life

Barbara Douglas was born on July 13, 1921 in Truro, Cornwall, England. She was an actress, known for This Is Your Life (1955). She was married to Patrick Macnee and Graham Foulds. She died on July 10, 2012 in Rancho Mirage, California, USA.

37. Rosamunde Pilcher

Writer | Rosamunde Pilcher

Rosamunde Pilcher was born on September 22, 1924 in Lelant, Cornwall, England as Rosamunde Scott. She is known for her work on Rosamunde Pilcher (1993), Another View (1995) and Der rote Vogel (1993). She was married to Graham Pilcher. She died on February 6, 2019 in Scotland.

38. Mike Abbott

Actor | American Hunter

Mike Abbott was born on June 27, 1953 in Penryn, Cornwall, England as Michael William Abbott. He is an actor, known for American Hunter (1989), Final Score (1986) and Hitman the Cobra (1987).

39. William Fairchild

Writer | John and Julie

William Fairchild was born on January 6, 1918 in Boscastle, Cornwall, England. He was a writer and director, known for John and Julie (1955), Star! (1968) and The Extra Day (1956). He was married to Isabel Dean. He died on May 9, 2000 in London, England.

40. Duncan Gibbins

Director | Eve of Destruction

Duncan Gibbins died in the massive wildfires that plagued the Southern California region in 1993 because of hazardous and dry conditions. Mr. Gibbins at first got out safely, but he went back to the area where he was living because he was trying to rescue his cat, and perished. The cat was found ...

41. Brandy Brewer

Actress | Thugs, Mugs and Violence....

Brandy Brewer was born on October 6, 1989 in Cornwall, England. She is an actress, known for Thugs, Mugs and Violence.... (2009), Dangerous Game (2017) and Serial Kaller (2014).

42. Angela Rippon

Actress | Wire in the Blood

Angela Rippon was born on October 12, 1944 in Redruth, Cornwall, England as Angela May Rippon. She is an actress and writer, known for Wire in the Blood (2002), Chiller (1995) and House of Cards (1990).

43. Jethro

Writer | Jethro: I Told It My Way

Jethro was born in 1948 in St Buryan, Cornwall, England as Geoffrey Rowe. He is a writer and producer, known for Jethro: I Told It My Way (2010), Mick Miller: In the Club (2005) and Jethro: Ready for Battle! (2000).

44. Sean James Sutton

Actor | Peruchazhi

Sean James Sutton is an English actor working extensively around the world in cinema. His first acting roles on film were in commercials before moving on to films and television serials. He left England after university and since 2011 he has lived in Italy. Always on the go, Sean has appeared on ...

45. Ivan Sharrock

Sound Department | Cloud Atlas

Ivan Sharrock was born on July 17, 1941 in Cornwall, England. He is known for his work on Cloud Atlas (2012), The Last Emperor (1987) and Blood Diamond (2006). He has been married to Suzanne Haig since 1974. They have one child.

46. Aaron Renfree

Actor | Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Aaron Renfree was born on December 19, 1987 in Truro, Cornwall, England as Aaron Paul Renfree. He is an actor and writer, known for Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018), I Dream (2004) and Vanessa White: Relationship Goals (2015).

47. Richard Driscoll

Actor | EastEnders

Richard Driscoll was born on June 14, 1951 in Cornwall, England. He is an actor, known for EastEnders (1985), Goodbye Charlie Bright (2001) and Soldier Soldier (1991).

48. Paul Kerensa

Writer | Not Going Out

Paul Kerensa was born on January 11, 1979 in Truro, Cornwall, England as Paul Young. He is known for his work on Not Going Out (2006), Taking the Flak (2009) and Miranda (2009).

49. Jaala Pickering

Actress | The Humdrummer

Jaala was born in a small town in Cornwall, England to creative parents. Her father being a successful musician, she always had a love for the arts. She became a dancer at a young age and performed with several companies, but gave this up to go to film school at the age of 19.

After graduating Jaala...

50. June Tobin

Actress | The Scarlet and the Black

June Tobin was born on June 6, 1926 in Camelford, Cornwall, England as Mary Pamela June Tobin. She was an actress, known for The Scarlet and the Black (1965), Testament of Youth (1979) and Festival (1963). She was married to Peter Luke. She died on October 16, 2015 in Guadiaro, Cadiz, Andalucia, ...


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