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Famous Film Actors From Bristol

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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Bristol, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Bristol, as in some cases Bristol may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Bristol then your city's claim to fame might be that the actors and actresses listed below are from there as well. There may be a lot of famous athletes, musicians and other famous people that were born in Bristol, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

List items include Lauren Holly, Stephen Merchant and many additional items as well.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Bristol?" and "Which famous actors were born in Bristol?"
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    Invictus, Closed Circuit, Chopratown Adjoa Andoh is a British film, television, stage and radio actress of Ghanaian descent. She is known on the UK stage for lead roles at the RSC, the National Theatre, the Royal Court Theatre and the

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    Last Chance Harvey, Quills, The Grind Alex Avery is an English actor who played SC Terry Knowles in The Bill in 2001, and played Carl in Holby City in 1999. He has also guest starred in Shameless and EastEnders. He has also appeared in

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    Putting Pants on Philip, Broadway Madness Alfred Fisher was an actor.

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    Alice Evans is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol

    Alice Evans Brüno, 102 Dalmatians, The Christmas Card Alice Jane Evans is an American-born British actress.

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    Thunderball Amelia Bayntun was an English actress. She was born in Bristol, on 31 March 1919 as Amelia Ellen Bayntun and died in Islington, London in January 1988.

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    The Magic Flute Amy Carson is an actress.

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    Outlaw Andrew Parfitt is the Executive Director of Talent for ad agency Saatchi & Saatchi. He was the Controller of BBC Radio 1 in the United Kingdom, and held that role from 1998–2011, taking over from

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    Alien Autopsy, The Last Dragon Richard Bradley "Ivan" Lavelle was a British-based Canadian actor. Born in Toronto, Ontario, Lavelle appeared in such films as Hellbound: Hellraiser II, Nightbreed and Memphis Belle. He did

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    North by Northwest, Bringing Up Baby, The Philadelphia Story Cary Grant was an English stage and Hollywood film actor who became an American citizen in 1942. Known for his transatlantic accent, debonair demeanor and "dashing good looks", Grant is

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    Tormented April Janet Pearson is an English actress best known for her role as Michelle Richardson in the E4 teen drama series, Skins.

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    La Rosa di Bagdad, San Demetrio London, Stranger from Venus Arthur Young was an English actor, notable for roles including Gladstone in the 1951 The Lady with the Lamp. He can be seen as a window cleaner in the film Radio Parade of 1935. He regularly appeared

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    Banksy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol

    Banksy Banksy's Coming for Dinner, Exit Through the Gift Shop Banksy is a pseudonymous English graffiti artist, political activist, film director, and painter. His satirical street art and subversive epigrams combine dark humour with graffiti executed in a

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    Father Steps Out, Almost a Gentleman, The Belles of St. Clements Basil Langton was a British film and television actor.

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    It's a Great Day Christopher Beeny is an English actor. A former child actor, he is probably best known for his work as the footman Edward on the 1970s television series Upstairs, Downstairs.

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    Ben Collins is a racing car driver from Bristol, England. He has competed in motor racing since 1994 in many categories, from Formula Three and Indy Lights to sportscars, GT racing and stock

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    Stuck on You William Thomas Andrade is an American professional golfer. Andrade was born in Bristol, Rhode Island. He is an American Junior Golf Association alum and 1981 Rolex Junior Player of the Year. He

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    The Tramp, The Champion, Triple Trouble Billy Armstrong was an actor and comedian.

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    Overland Mail, Oklahoma Frontier, Wild Horse Stampede Robert John "Bob" Baker is a British television and film writer. He is best known as the co-author of the Wallace and Gromit films The Wrong Trousers, A Close Shave and Wallace & Gromit:

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    Hanging Up, Peep Show Bob Kirsh is an actor, film producer and screenwriter.

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    Let Me In, Balls of Fury, This Revolution Brett Delbuono is an actor.

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    Brooke Rachel Shive Jesus' Son Brooke Rachel Shive is an actor and singer.

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    Flip a Coin, Secret Garden Sex, Six Bend Trap Cathy Barry is an English pornographic actress and model.

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    The Lovely Bones, Movie 43, The Happening Charlie Saxton is an American film, television and video game actor. He had a supporting role as Bug, one of the band members, in Bandslam. He was featured in Hung, an HBO comedy-drama series, playing

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    Four Lions, My Wrongs #8245–8249 & 117 Christopher Morris is an English comedian, writer, director, actor, voice actor, and producer, known for his black humour, surrealism, and controversial subject matter. He has been hailed for his

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    Vampire Knight Guilty: Vol. 1, Vampire Knight Guilty: Vol. 2, Vampire ... Christopher Smith, is a British film director and screenwriter.

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    My Funny Valentine Corinne Britton is an actress.

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    Percy, Mask of Murder Cyd Hayman is an English actress. She appeared in the following films: Percy, Rogue Male, The Human Factor, and The Godsend. Television credits include: Adam Adamant Lives!, The Two Ronnies, Manhunt,

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    David Prowse is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol

    David Prowse Star Wars, Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back, A Clockwork ... David Prowse, MBE is an English bodybuilder, weightlifter and actor. He played Darth Vader in the original Star Wars trilogy, though the character's voice was provided by James Earl Jones. He also

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    Robin Hood Junior Dean Lawrence is a British actor who is best known for his role as Gypsy boy Tyso Boswell in the children's science fiction television series The Tomorrow People. Born in Bristol, Dean had wanted to

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    The Smurfs, Flags of Our Fathers, Paul Blart: Mall Cop Jamia Suzette "Jayma" Mays is an American actress and singer. She is known for playing Emma Pillsbury on the Fox musical series Glee, her recurring role as Charlie Andrews on the NBC sci-fi

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    Beyond the Valley of the Dolls, The Kiss of the Vampire, That Tender Touch ... Dolly Martin is an English pinup model and actress. She is best remembered for her appearance in Playboy magazine and as the lead character in Beyond the Valley of the Dolls. She is sometimes credited

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    Enter the Void Ed Spear (Born: September 25, 1973 in Bristol, England, UK) is a film actor.

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    The Good Soldier, Diana: Her True Story, Baghdad Express Elizabeth Garvie is an English actress best known for her role as Elizabeth Bennet in the 1980 BBC dramatisation of Pride and Prejudice. Garvie was married to the actor Anton Rodgers until his death

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    Dirty Love, Dangerous Indiscretion, Manhattanites Forbes March is a British-born Canadian actor. Although born in Bristol, England, he was raised in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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    Gary Burghoff is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol

    Gary Burghoff MASH, B.S. I Love You, Behind the Waterfall Gary Rich Burghoff is an American actor, known for playing Charlie Brown in the 1967 Off-Broadway musical You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, and the character Corporal Walter Eugene "Radar"

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    Rupert of Hentzau, The Mating of Marcus, Not Quite a Lady George Bellamy was an English film actor of the silent era. He spent eighteen years on the stage before making his film debut in Wanted - A Husband. He appeared in 70 films between 1911 and 1933. He

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    Brighton Rock, I Know Where I'm Going!, Love on the Dole George Carney was a British film actor. He worked in the Liverpool Cotton Exchange, in a furniture business, then in the Belfast shipping yards. He then took up concert work and entered Vaudeville

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    Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, Berserk!, Born to Boogie George Claydon was a British actor notable for his dwarfism. His television roles included that of Nikabrik in the 1989 BBC adaptation of Prince Caspian. He also appeared as Photographer George in The

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    Hannah Murray is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol

    Hannah Murray Dark Shadows, Chatroom, Womb Tegan Lauren-Hannah Murray, known professionally as Hannah Murray, is an English actress. She is best known for portraying Cassie Ainsworth in the E4 teen drama series Skins from 2007 to 2008 and

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    Harry Fisher The Boob's Dream Girl, His Old-Fashioned Dad Harry Fisher was an actor.

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    Zero Dark Thirty, The Wicker Tree, The Fading Light Henry Garrett is an actor.

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    Lee Evans is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol

    Lee Evans The Fifth Element, There's Something About Mary, MouseHunt Lee Martin John Evans is an English stand-up comedian, writer, actor, and musician. He is a director of Little Mo Films, which he had co-directed with the late Addison Cresswell, who was also his

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    Hugh Moxey Spaceways, Josephine and Men, The Snake Woman Hugh Moxey was an actor.

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    Ileen Getz is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol

    Ileen Getz The Station Agent, Changing Lanes, Friends with Money Ileen Getz was an American actress, most recognized for her role as Dr. Judith Draper in the television series 3rd Rock from the Sun. Getz was born in Bristol, Pennsylvania. After graduating from

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    Turn of the Tide, Balaclava, Madame Guillotine Joseph John Fisher White was a British stage and film actor. The eldest of four sons of Rev. John White, of Ampfield, of that family formerly of Hursley, by his wife Martha, daughter of Rev. John

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    This Is England '86 Jack Thorne is an English screenwriter and playwright. Born in Bristol, England, he has written for radio, theatre and film, most notably on the TV shows Skins, Cast-offs, This Is England '86, This Is

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    How to Get Ahead in Advertising, Angel Jacqueline Tong is an English actress who is best known for playing Daisy Barnes in the period drama Upstairs, Downstairs from 1973 to 1975. In 1975, she was nominated for Outstanding Supporting

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    James Levering Good Cider, Never Too Old James Levering is an actor.

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    Top Gear: The Challenges 2, Top Gear: The Challenges 3, Top Gear Revved Up ... James Daniel May is a British television presenter and journalist. He is the co-presenter of the motoring programme Top Gear, alongside Richard Hammond and formerly Jeremy Clarkson. May has presented

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