Birth Place Matching "Scarborough, Yorkshire, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Downton Abbey
Joanne Froggatt won a Golden Globe and was three-times EMMY nominated for her role as 'Anna Bates' in Downton Abbey and reprised her role in the recent film. She also won acclaim for Liar for ITV and Sundance TV and will return for its second series in 2020. She also soon takes on an entirely ...
2. Ben Kingsley
Actor | Gandhi
Ben Kingsley was born Krishna Bhanji on December 31, 1943 in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England. His father, Rahimtulla Harji Bhanji, was a Kenyan-born medical doctor, of Gujarati Indian descent, and his mother, Anna Lyna Mary (Goodman), was an English actress. Ben began to act in stage plays during ...
Actress | The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Penelope Wilton was born on June 3, 1946 in Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England as Penelope Alice Wilton. She is an actress, known for The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011), Shaun of the Dead (2004) and Pride & Prejudice (2005). She was previously married to Ian Holm and Daniel Massey.
Actor | Witness for the Prosecution
Charles Laughton was born in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England, to Eliza (Conlon) and Robert Laughton, hotel keepers of Irish and English descent, respectively. He was educated at Stonyhurst (a highly esteemed Jesuit college in England) and at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (received gold medal). ...
6. Mikey North
Actor | Waterloo Road
Mikey North was born in Cayton, Scarborough and began acting around the age of twelve in productions at the local Y.M.C.A. and the Scarborough Dance Warehouse. Whilst acting in a play at the Scarborough Sixth Form College he was spotted and gained an agent at the age of 18. His first professional ...
Actor | Softly Softly
Extremely prolific and ubiquitous British background player Marcus Guy Wyndham Standeven was born to Leslie St. John Standeven and his wife Dorothy on August 28, 1928 in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England. A onetime member of the White Rose Players Repertory Theater in Harrogate, North Yorkshire, ...
10. Susan Hill
Writer | The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death
Susan Hill was born on February 5, 1942 in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England as Susan Elizabeth Hill. She is a writer and producer, known for The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death (2014), The Woman in Black (2012) and I'm the King of the Castle (1989). She has been married to Stanley Wells since April...
17. James Fairfax
Actor | Fortunes of Captain Blood
James Fairfax was born on August 10, 1897 in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England. He was an actor, known for Fortunes of Captain Blood (1950), Against All Flags (1952) and Last Train from Bombay (1952). He was married to Jessie C. Adams. He died on May 8, 1961 in Papeete, Tahiti.
19. Joan Carol
Actress | Pride and Prejudice
Joan Carol was born on December 1, 1905 in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England as Joan Roscoe Catt. She was an actress, known for Pride and Prejudice (1958), Champagne Charlie (1944) and Trek to Mashomba (1951). She was married to Vernon Sewell and Harold Clayton. She died on May 29, 1986 in Narbonne, ...
20. Joel Ross
Actor | Remote Control Star
Joel Ross was a DJ with Yorkshire Coast Radio, Viking FM and Key 103 (the latter two with performing partner Jason King, known as JK) and then joined BBC Radio 1, where the pair presented two weekend shows, before taking over weekday earlies and the UK Top 40. As a duo they have won numerous awards...
21. Alex McCormack
Camera Department | Solo: A Star Wars Story
Alex studied Moving Image and Production at Leeds Beckett University, then known as Leeds Metropolitan University. Where he made The Bench, the universities first short that merged live-action, 2D and 3D techniques.
Before working in the film industry built and managed festival and event glamping ...
22. Jack Whittingham
Writer | Thunderball
Jack Whittingham was born on August 2, 1910 in Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England. He was a writer and producer, known for Thunderball (1965), Never Say Never Again (1983) and The Birthday Present (1957). He was married to Margot Isobel Gough. He died on July 3, 1972 in Valletta, Malta.
23. Christopher Wray
Actor | Doctor Who
Christopher Wray was born on March 8, 1940 in Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England as Christopher John David Wray. He was an actor, known for Doctor Who (1963), The Wednesday Play (1964) and A Man Called Harry Brent (1965). He died on September 12, 2014 in London, England.
24. Judy Gridley
Actress | Rude Health
Judy Gridley was born on May 22, 1946 in Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England. She was an actress, known for Rude Health (1987), Moonlighting (1982) and Coronation Street (1960). She was married to Howard Tibble. She died on October 11, 1987 in London, England.
28. Stella Muir
Actress | The Heart of a Rose
Stella Muir was born on September 12, 1900 in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England as Edith Alice May Muir. She was an actress, known for The Heart of a Rose (1919), A Lass o' the Looms (1919) and The Call of the Sea (1919). She died on June 3, 1984 in Marlow, Buckinghamshire, England.
29. Marie Blanche
Actress | Don Quixote
Marie Blanche born Marie Peacock in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England in 1893, daughter of stage actor William Peacock, she first began acting on stage from childhood from the early 1900's, later became a beautiful scarlet in few drama and comedy films, first playing the role of Enid Linden in a ...
31. H. Reeves-Smith
Actor | The Return of Sherlock Holmes
H. Reeves-Smith was born on May 17, 1862 in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England as Harry Reeves-Smith. He was an actor, known for The Return of Sherlock Holmes (1929), No More Women (1924) and Three Weeks (1924). He was married to Clara Gertrude White. He died on January 29, 1938 in Elwell, Surrey, ...
35. Glynn Mills
Actor | Airline
Ian Mills better know as Glynn Mills was educated at the London School of performing arts. Once he left school he found work in a number of stage plays and some work on TV playing walk ons or extras. His biggest break came when he was offered a part in the UK show Beadle's About which he appeared ...
37. Pamela Randell
Actress | The Last Waltz
Pamela Randell was born on July 30, 1918 in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England as Joyce Pamela Randell. She was an actress, known for The Last Waltz (1936), I Live Again (1936) and Lady in Distress (1940). She died on September 13, 1991 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Actor | Bad Blood
Kenny Richards-Preston was born on September 22, 1971 in Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England as Kenneth Preston. He is an actor and director, known for Bad Blood (2007), RPG: The Unnatural World (2008) and Bound by Blood (2007). He has been married to Amanda Preston since August 6, 1991. They ...
40. Eric Fenby
Composer | Jamaica Inn
Eric Fenby was born on April 22, 1906 in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England. He was a writer and composer, known for Jamaica Inn (1939), Omnibus (1967) and The Russell Harty Show (1974). He was married to Rowena Marshall. He died on February 18, 1997 in Scarborough.