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List Rules Only TV actors who were born or grew up in Leeds.

List of famous television actors/actresses who were born in Leeds, with photos when available. These renowned Leeds actors and actresses are listed by popularity, so the names at the top of the list will be the most recognizable. A few of these actors may not have technically been born in Leeds, but everyone on this list grew up in Leeds and considers it to be their home. This list includes Leeds TV actors from every type of show, including cartoons where they might have done voice over work. If you grew up in Leeds then you should be proud of these television actors whose birthplace is Leeds. Various bits of information are available for these Leeds celebrities as well, such as what year they were born and what shows they are known for.

List includes Charles Barkley, Tom Wilkinson and more.

This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Leeds?" and "Who are the most famous Leeds actors?"

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Malcolm McDowell is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Malcolm McDowell Heroes, Phineas and Ferb, Fantasy Island

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Tom Wilkinson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Tom Wilkinson John Adams, The Kennedys, Stay Lucky

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John Simm is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
John Simm Life on Mars, State of Play, The Devil's Whore

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Angela Griffin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Angela Griffin Coronation Street, Lewis, Inspector Lewis

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Steven Waddington is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Steven Waddington The Tudors, Titanic, Vital Signs

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Vic Reeves is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Vic Reeves Catterick, Vic Reeves Big Night Out, The Smell of Reeves and Mortimer

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Melanie Brown is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Actors from Leeds

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Charles Barkley is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Charles Barkley Costas Now, NBA on TNT, Inside the NBA

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James Frain is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
James Frain The Tudors, The Cape, Arabian Nights

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Bob Peck is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Bob Peck An Ungentlemanly Act, Edge of Darkness, After Pilkington

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Jack Shepherd is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Jack Shepherd Count Dracula, Wycliffe, The Murder Room

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Frances White is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Frances White Peppa Pig, May to December, I Woke Up One Morning

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Christian Cooke is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Christian Cooke Witches of East End, Magic City, Trinity

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Diana Coupland is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Diana Coupland Triangle, Bless This House, Dickens Of London

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Geoffrey Bayldon is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Geoffrey Bayldon Worzel Gummidge, Catweazle, Fort Boyard

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Felicity Montagu is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Felicity Montagu I'm Alan Partridge, Nighty Night, Suburban Shootout

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Gaynor Faye is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Gaynor Faye Dani's House, The Chase, Playing the Field

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Julian Barratt is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Julian Barratt The Mighty Boosh, Nathan Barley, AD/BC: A Rock Opera

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Corinne Bailey Rae is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Actors from Leeds

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Andrew Dunn is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Andrew Dunn Dinnerladies, The Knock, Scream of the Shalka

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Alex Zane is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Alex Zane Popworld, Balls of Steel, Rude Tube

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Chris Moyles is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Chris Moyles Children in Need, The Big Breakfast, Big Brother: Celebrity Hijack

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Leigh Francis is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Leigh Francis Celebrity Juice, A Bear's Christmas Tail, A Bear's Tail

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Daniel Percival is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Daniel Percival Vital Signs, Sinchronicity

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Geoffrey Davies is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Geoffrey Davies Doctor in the House, Doctor at Large, Doctor At The Top

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Vinette Robinson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Vinette Robinson Sherlock, Waterloo Road, Hope Springs

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Matthew Lewis is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Matthew Lewis Where the Heart Is, The Syndicate, City Central

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Barry Cryer is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Barry Cryer At Last the 1948 Show, Cross Wits, Crosswits

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Beverley Callard is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Beverley Callard Coronation Street, Emmerdale, Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps

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John Craven is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
John Craven Newsround, Saturday Superstore, Multi-Coloured Swap Shop

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Steve Huison is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Steve Huison The Last Train, The Royal Today

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Paul Shelley is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Paul Shelley Paradise Postponed, Secret Army, The Fourth Arm

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Bryan Mosley is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Bryan Mosley Queenie's Castle

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Jeremy Paxman is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Jeremy Paxman Breakfast Time, The Victorians, J. K. Rowling: The Interview

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Gabby Logan is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Gabby Logan The Vault, Inside Sport, BBC Olympics 2008

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Angela Bruce is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Angela Bruce Rock Follies, Takin' Over the Asylum

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Ernie Wise is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Ernie Wise Piccadilly Palace

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Anthony Lewis is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Anthony Lewis Children's Ward

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Angela Morley is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list TV Actors from Leeds

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David Fleeshman is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list TV Actors from Leeds

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George A. Cooper is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
George A. Cooper King of the River, Billy Liar

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Keith Waterhouse is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list TV Actors from Leeds

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Jeremy Dyson is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Jeremy Dyson The League of Gentlemen

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Jimmy Savile is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Jimmy Savile Celebrity Big Brother, Jim'll Fix It, Jim'll Fix It Strikes Again

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Steve O'Donnell is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Steve O'Donnell Bottom, So What Now?, How to be a Little Sod

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Ralph Ineson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Ralph Ineson The Office, Case Sensitive

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Carolynne Good is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Carolynne Good Fame Academy

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Philip Stone is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Philip Stone Doomwatch, The Rat Catchers, John Browne's Body

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Michael Barratt is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Michael Barratt Nationwide

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Jenny Tomasin is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list TV Actors from Leeds
Jenny Tomasin Upstairs, Downstairs