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


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1. Olivia Cooke

Actress | Ready Player One

Olivia Cooke was born and raised in Oldham, a former textile manufacturing town in Greater Manchester, North West England. She comes from a family of non-actors; her father, John, is a retired police officer, and her mother is a sales representative. Cooke attended Royton and Crompton Secondary ...

2. Linus Roache

Actor | Mandy

Linus Roache began his acting career with a two-week appearance as a young Barlow on Coronation Street (1960) at the age of 11. He also played a boy with the bubonic plague in The Onedin Line (1971). He spent much of the next two decades on stage. In 1986 he had brief appearances in a few films, ...

3. Linzey Cocker

Actress | Wild Child

Linzey Cocker was born on May 19, 1987 in Eccles, Salford, Greater Manchester, England. She is an actress, known for Wild Child (2008), 4.3.2.1. (2010) and Waterloo Road (2006).

4. Michelle Keegan

Actress | Coronation Street

Michelle Keegan was born on June 3, 1987 in Stockport, Greater Manchester, England as Michelle Elizabeth Keegan. She is an actress, known for Coronation Street (1960), Our Girl (2014) and Drunk History: UK (2015). She has been married to Mark Wright since May 24, 2015.

5. Suranne Jones

Actress | Doctor Foster

Suranne Jones was born on August 27, 1978 in Oldham, Greater Manchester, England as Sarah Anne Jones. She is an actress and writer, known for Doctor Foster: A Woman Scorned (2015), Scott & Bailey (2011) and Coronation Street (1960). She has been married to Laurence Akers since August 4, 2015. ...

6. Caroline Catz

Actress | Doc Martin

Caroline Catz was born in 1970 in Manchester, Greater Manchester, England as Caroline Caplan. She is an actress and director, known for Doc Martin (2004), Murder in Suburbia (2004) and DCI Banks (2010).

7. Robert James-Collier

Actor | Downton Abbey

Robert James-Collier was born on September 23, 1976 in Stockport (Salford), Greater Manchester, England. He is an actor, known for Downton Abbey (for which he won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series), The Ritual (2017) and Coronation Street (...

8. James Murray

Actor | Cucumber

James Murray was born on January 22, 1975 in Manchester, Greater Manchester, England. He is an actor and director, known for Cucumber (2015), 6 Underground (2019) and Defiance (2013). He has been married to Sarah Parish since December 15, 2007. They have two children.

9. Ralf Little

Actor | The Royle Family

Ralf Little was born on February 8, 1980 in Bury, Greater Manchester, England as Ralf Alastair John Little. He is an actor and producer, known for The Royle Family (1998), 24 Hour Party People (2002) and Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps (2001).

10. Mike Leigh

Director | Secrets & Lies

Mike Leigh was born on February 20, 1943 in Salford, Greater Manchester, England. He is a director and writer, known for Secrets & Lies (1996), Happy-Go-Lucky (2008) and Another Year (2010). He was previously married to Alison Steadman.

11. Andrew Knott

Actor | The Secret Garden

Andrew Knott was born on the 22nd of November 1979 in Salford, Manchester. He started acting at a young age appearing in various British TV and radio programs. Throughout his younger years he trained at The Oldham Theater Workshop. His first big screen appearance was in The Secret Garden (1993) ...

12. Judith Shekoni

Actress | The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2

Judith Shekoni has been in the industry for over 15 years. Her earlier work included included Eastenders (BBC) and gritty Hallmark drama The Hidden City, Judiths' acting career then took her to America where she worked on every major US network. Mike and Molly opposite Melissa McCarthy (CBS), ...

13. Gemma Atkinson

Actress | Hollyoaks

Gemma Atkinson was born on November 16, 1984 in Bury, Greater Manchester, England as Gemma Louise Atkinson. She is an actress, known for Hollyoaks (1995), Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 (2008) and Hollyoaks: Let Loose (2005).

14. Ben Crompton

Actor | Kill List

Ben Crompton was born in 1974 in Stockport, Greater Manchester, England. He is known for his work on Kill List (2011), Game of Thrones (2011) and 102 Dalmatians (2000). He has been married to Liv Lorent since 2008. They have two children.

15. Tony Gardner

Actor | Last Tango in Halifax

Tony Gardner was born on January 10, 1964 in Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester, England. He is an actor and writer, known for Last Tango in Halifax (2012), My Parents Are Aliens (1999) and Fresh Meat (2011).

16. Pearce Quigley

Actor | The Way Back

Pearce Quigley was born in Salford, Greater Manchester, England. He is known for his work on The Way Back (2010), You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger (2010) and Hereafter (2010).

17. Lauren Drummond

Flight

Lauren Drummond was born on December 23, 1987 in Greater Manchester, England. She is known for her work on Flight (2012), The Royal (2003) and Holby City (1999).

18. Rebecca Atkinson

Actress | Shameless

Rebecca Atkinson was born on September 22, 1983 in Salford, Greater Manchester, England. She is an actress, known for Shameless (2004), Ideal (2005) and Life on Mars (2006).

19. Victoria Wood

Writer | Dinnerladies

From the mid-1980s right up until her premature death in April 2016, Victoria Wood's appearances on stage and television were always eagerly anticipated, whether it was laugh-a-minute stand-up, a beautifully judged dramatic performance in the TV film Housewife, 49 (2006) or the canteen sitcom ...

20. Rachel Davies

Actress | Doctor Who

Rachel Davies was born in Manchester, Greater Manchester, England. She is an actress, known for Doctor Who (1963), Band of Gold (1995) and The Last Detective (2003).

21. Sarah Jayne Dunn

Actress | Hollyoaks

Sarah Jayne Dunn was born on September 25, 1981 in Leigh, Greater Manchester, England. She is an actress, known for Hollyoaks (1995), The Dark Knight (2008) and Hollyoaks: Movin' On (2001).

22. Roger Hammond

Actor | The King's Speech

Roger Hammond (21 March 1936 - 8 November 2012) was an English character actor who appeared in many films and television series.

Hammond's father was a chartered accountant and managing director of a cotton mill. He attended Stockport Grammar School for two years followed by Bryanston School in ...

23. Chris Coghill

Actor | 24 Hour Party People

Chris Coghill was born in 1974 in Manchester, Greater Manchester, England. He is an actor and writer, known for 24 Hour Party People (2002), EastEnders (1985) and Nowhere Boy (2009). He has been married to Rosalind Halstead since 2014. He was previously married to Lisa Faulkner.

24. Paul Holowaty

Actor | NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service

Paul can be seen in Universal's blockbuster 'Dolittle,' alongside Robert Downey Jnr and Michael Sheen. He has also just shot romantic comedy 'Chasing The One.' In 2018 Paul played series regular, Chad Chisel, in mockumentary series 'We Are CVNT5.' The 8 episode show was directed by Emmy-nominated ...

25. Helen Flanagan

Actress | Coronation Street

Helen Flanagan was born in 1989, in Bury, Greater Manchester. She started taking drama lessons from the age of 5 at Carol Godbys Theatre Workshop in Bury. She was in numerous adverts, before landing the part of Rosie Webster Coronation Street, in 2000. She expressed a great passion and talent for ...

26. Sarah Harding

Actress | St Trinian's 2: The Legend of Fritton's Gold

Sarah Harding was born on November 17, 1981 in Greater Manchester, England as Sarah Nicole Hardman. She is an actress, known for St Trinian's 2: The Legend of Fritton's Gold (2009), Wild Child (2008) and Bad Day (2008).

27. Duncan Fraser

Actor | The Exorcism of Emily Rose

Duncan Fraser was born in Greater Manchester, England. He is an actor, known for The Exorcism of Emily Rose (2005), Timecop (1994) and The Predator (2018).

28. Jane Danson

Actress | Coronation Street

Jane Danson was born on November 8, 1978 in Bury, Greater Manchester, England as Jane Dawson. She is an actress, known for Coronation Street (1960), G.B.H. (1991) and In Suspicious Circumstances (1991). She has been married to Robert Beck since December 10, 2005. They have two children.

29. Samia Longchambon

Actress | Coronation Street

Samia Longchambon was born on July 13, 1982 in Eccles, Salford, Greater Manchester, England as Samia Maxine Ghadie. She is an actress, known for Coronation Street (1960), Heartbeat (1992) and TV Burp (2001). She has been married to Sylvain Longchambon since August 20, 2016. They have one child. She...

30. Malique Thompson-Dwyer

Actor | King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

Malique Thompson-Dwyer was born on February 2, 1998 in Hollinwood, Oldham, Greater Manchester, England. He is an actor, known for King Arthur: Legend of the Sword (2017), Hollyoaks (1995) and The Dumping Ground (2013).

31. Carol Morley

Director | The Falling

Carol Morley was born in Manchester, England. She attended Central St Martins College of Art, where she graduated with a first class degree in fine art film and video. Her films include The Alcohol Years, a BAFTA nominated film about her scurrilous teenage past, Dreams of a Life, which went behind ...

32. Andrew Hall

Actor | Butterflies

Andrew Hall was born on January 19, 1954 in Manchester, Greater Manchester, England as Andrew James Hall. He was an actor, known for Butterflies (1978), Lucy Sullivan Is Getting Married (1999) and EastEnders (1985). He was married to Abigail Sharp. He died on May 20, 2019 in the UK.

33. Brooke Vincent

Actress | Coronation Street

Brooke Vincent was born on June 1992 in Manchester. At the age of 7, she decided she'd like to become an actress after becoming bored of swimming and dancing lessons so she signed to Laine Management. Her first TV appearance was in 2002 when she appeared as Casey Glass in the League of Gentleman.

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34. Edward Sinclair

Actor | The Bells

Edward Sinclair was born on February 3, 1914 in Oldham, Greater Manchester, England as Edward Sinclair Perry. He was an actor, known for The Bells (1931), Dad's Army (1968) and Dad's Army (1971). He was married to Gladys Green. He died on August 29, 1977 in Cheddar, Somerset, England.

35. Julian Sedgwick

Actor | Dragonball Evolution

Julian Sedgwick was born on May 11, 1964 in Ramsbottom, Greater Manchester, Lancashire, England as Julian Peter Sedgwick. He is an actor, known for Dragonball Evolution (2009), Original Sin (2001) and Colombiana (2011).

36. Shaun Ryder

Soundtrack | Virtuosity

Shaun Ryder was born on August 23, 1962 in Little Hulton, Greater Manchester, Lancashire, England. He has been married to Joanne Ryder since March 7, 2010. They have three children.

37. Alan Halsall

Actor | Coronation Street

Alan Halsall was born on August 11, 1982 in Salford, Greater Manchester, England as Alan David Halsall. He is an actor, known for Coronation Street (1960), Stanton Blues (1998) and Queer as Folk (1999). He was previously married to Lucy-Jo Hudson.

38. Laurie Calvert

Actor | Lucid

Laurie Calvert was born on May 9, 1990 in Manchester, Greater Manchester, England as Laurie Paul Calvert. He is an actor and writer, known for Lucid (2018), Episodes (2011) and Cinderella (2015).

39. Trevor Forrest

Cinematographer | I Am the Night

Trevor Forrest was born on November 6, 1971 in Manchester, Greater Manchester, England. He is known for his work on I Am the Night (2019), Underground (2016) and Una noche (2012).

40. Zoie Kennedy

Actress | The Royal

Zoie Kennedy was born in 1977 in Bury, Greater Manchester, Manchester, England. She is an actress, known for The Royal (2003), Paradox (2009) and Heartbeat (1992). She has been married to Stuart Gibson since August 2003.

41. Peter Bowker

Writer | Occupation

Peter Bowker was born in 1958 in Stockport, Greater Manchester, England. He is a writer and producer, known for Occupation (2009), Eric & Ernie (2011) and Monroe (2011).

42. Rhian Sugden

Actress | Your Highness

Rhian Sugden was born on September 11, 1986 in Bury, Greater Manchester, England as Rhian Marie Sugden. She is an actress, known for Your Highness (2011), Glamour Girls (2008) and Celebrity Big Brother (2001).

43. Limahl

Soundtrack | Die unendliche Geschichte

Christopher Hamill, 19 December 1958, Wigan, Lancashire, England Limahl (an anagram of his surname) came to prominence as lead vocalist with Kajagoogoo. His rancorous exit from the group in 1983 was caused partly by guitarist Nick Beggs' increasing control over the outfit's destiny. However, a ...

44. Sinead Moynihan

Actress | Payback Season

Sinead Moynihan was born in 1982 in Salford, Greater Manchester, England. She is an actress, known for Payback Season (2012), Drop Dead Gorgeous (2006) and How Not to Live Your Life (2007).

45. Sean Cernow

Actor | 24 Hour Party People

Sean Cernow was born on June 3rd 1977 in Oldham. In 1993 he attended Oldham's Higginshaw School of Performing Arts before going onto study theatre at Tameside College of Performing Arts in Ashton and the North West College of London. In 1998 he enrolled on Salford University's Media Performance ...

46. Tanisha Gorey

Actress | Coronation Street

Tanisha Gorey was born in May 2002 in Manchester, Greater Manchester, England. She is an actress, known for Coronation Street (1960) and Saturday Mash-Up (2017).

47. Peter Ash

Actor | Footballers' Wives

Peter Ash was born in 1985 in Moston, Greater Manchester, England. He is an actor, known for Footballers' Wives (2002), Footballers Wive$: Overtime (2005) and Chicken Tikka Masala (2005).

48. Jacqueline Stanbury

Actress | Husbands and Lovers

Jacqueline Stanbury was born in 1948 in Hale, Greater Manchester, England. She is an actress, known for Husbands and Lovers (1970), The Doll (1975) and Affairs of the Heart (1974). She has been married to David Wood since January 17, 1975. They have two children.

49. Suzanne Shaw

Actress | Emmerdale Farm

Suzanne Shaw was born on September 29, 1981 in Bury, Greater Manchester, England as Suzanne Croshaw. She is an actress, known for Emmerdale (1972), 5 Aside (2014) and Elidor (1995). She was previously married to Jason King.

50. Sean Wilson

Actor | Coronation Street

Sean Wilson was born on April 4, 1965 in Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester, England. He is an actor, known for Coronation Street (1960), Waterloo Road (2006) and Crown Court (1972).


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