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Famous Film Actors From Sheffield

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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Sheffield, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Sheffield, as in some cases Sheffield may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Sheffield 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 Sheffield, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

Examples of items on this list include Joe Cocker and Jessica-Jane Clement.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Sheffield?" and "Which famous actors were born in Sheffield?"
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    Amazing Grace, Chatroom, Random Alex Blake is a film actor.

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    Evidently... John Cooper Clarke Alexander David Turner is an English musician, singer, and songwriter. He is the lead vocalist, guitarist, and principal songwriter of the English rock band Arctic Monkeys. Turner has also recorded

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    Snow White and the Huntsman, A Night in the Woods, Ginger and Rosa Andrew Hawley is an actor.

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    90's Hit Explosion: The Very Best of Eurodance, Summer Vibes, The Hits of ... Ann Lee is a British eurodance singer and songwriter, who rose to fame in the late 1990s.

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    Naked Striptease Sextravaganza Ashley Bond is an actress.

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    Gorgo, Heavens Above!, 10 Rillington Place Basil Dignam was an English character actor. Basil Dignam was born in Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire. He acted on film and television between 1951 and 1975. He often appeared as an authority

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    Coast to Coast Bobby Knutt is a British television actor, who started in entertainment as a stand-up comedian. He is best known for playing Albert Dingle in Emmerdale.

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    An American Werewolf in London, Alien 3, The Company of Wolves Brian Glover was an English character actor, writer and wrestler. Glover was a professional wrestler, teacher, and finally a film, television and stage actor. He once said, "You play to your

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    I Want Candy, Rabbit Punch, Beat Carl James Prekopp is a British actor. He played Richard III at the Riverside Studios and originated the part of Lawrence in Tim Firth's stage adaptation of Calendar Girls. He has appeared in BBC

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    Chloe Newsome The Life and Crimes of William Palmer, The Jealous God Chloe Newsome is an English actress who is best known for playing the role of Vicky McDonald in the long-running ITV soap opera Coronation Street.

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    Live in Hyde Park, Eric Clapton and Steve Winwood: Live from Madison ... Christopher Robert "Chris" Stainton is an English session musician, keyboard player and songwriter, who first gained recognition with Joe Cocker in the late 1960s. In addition to his

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    Unbreakable, National Treasure, Animal Factory Chrismandu is an actor.

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    Oh Happy Day Christopher Colquhoun is an English actor who trained at RADA. He is most famous for appearing as Simon Kaminski in the BBC drama series Casualty, from 2002 to 2004. He also appeared in Holby City in

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    Strumpet, Vacuuming Completely Nude in Paradise, The Girls of Belarus David Crellin is an English actor. Crellin, who was born in Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire, is known for roles in Emmerdale as Billy Hopwood, BBC 2's BAFTA award-winning series The Cops as Alan

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    Rinaldo, Dido & Aeneas: A Choreographic Opera Deborah York is a British classical soprano in concert and opera, living in Berlin.

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    Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace, 300, Chicago Dominic Gerard Francis Eagleton West is an English actor. He is best known for portraying Detective Jimmy McNulty in the HBO drama series The Wire, and won the award for Leading Actor at the 2012

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    The Grateful Dead Movie Donna Jean Godchaux-MacKay is an American singer, best known for having been a member of the Grateful Dead from 1972 to 1979.

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    First Men in the Moon, A Home of Your Own, Two Wives at One Wedding Douglas Ives was an actor.

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    Disorder in the Court, The Perils of Pauline, You'll Never Get Rich Eddie Laughton was a British film actor. Laughton appeared in over 200 films between 1935 and 1952.

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    Wilt Edward Clayton is an actor.

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    Mamma Mia! Enzo Squillino, Jr. is a British actor. He was trained at Mountview Theatre Academy. He has been called the "British De Niro" on many occasions. Squillino was born in Sheffield, South

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    The Birds, Werewolf of London, Love Me Tonight Ethel Griffies was an English actress of stage, screen and television. She was the daughter of actors Samuel Rupert Woods and Lillie Roberts, and taken onstage at the age of three, and would continue

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    Evie Liles The Greening of Whitney Brown Evie Liles is an actress.

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    Cape Fear, Die Hard 2, The Hunt for Red October Freddie Dalton "Fred" Thompson is an American politician, actor, attorney, lobbyist, columnist, and radio host. Thompson, a Republican, served in the United States Senate representing

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    Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, The Smoke Funda Önal is an English model and dancer. She has starred in a range of campaigns like Nike and Adidas as well as appearing in music videos for Calvin Harris, Tinie Tempah and Kid Cudi.

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    And Now the Screaming Starts!, The Rocking Horse Winner, Danielle Steel's ... Geoffrey Whitehead is an English actor. He has appeared in a huge range of television, film and radio roles. In the theatre, he has played at the Shakespeare Globe, St. Martin's Theatre and Bristol

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    Stage Fright, It's Nice Up North Graham David Fellows is an English comedy actor and musician, best known for creating the characters of John Shuttleworth and Jilted John.

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    Nell Gwynn, Saloon Bar, Splinters in the Navy Helena Pickard was an actress.

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    Highlander Ian Reddington is an English actor.

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    The Enchanted Drawing, Humorous Phases of Funny Faces, Tearing Down the ... James Stuart Blacktin was an Anglo-American film producer, most notable for making the first silent film that included animated sequences recorded on standard picture film – The Enchanted Drawing –

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    Red Riding: 1980 James Weaver is a British actor who is usually a guest actor for most of his television work such as; Heartbeat, Outside the Rules, Rose and Malone and The Bill. James also appears regularly in

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    Arctic Monkeys At The Apollo Jamie Robert Cook is the guitarist of the British indie rock band Arctic Monkeys.

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    Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Fantastic Mr. Fox, The Good Night Jarvis Branson Cocker is an English musician, singer-songwriter, radio presenter and editor. He is known as frontman for the band Pulp. Through his work with the band, Cocker became a figurehead of

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    Doghouse, Moussaka & Chips Jessica-Jane Stafford is a British glamour model, actress and TV presenter who is best known for starring in the BBC programme The Real Hustle.

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    Nearest and Dearest James Arthur Thomas Jewel Marsh, known as Jimmy Jewel, was an English comedian and actor who enjoyed a long career in stage, radio, television and film productions, including a 32-year partnership

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    Across the Universe, Woodstock, Music Scene: The Best of 1969-1970: Vol. 2 ... John Robert "Joe" Cocker, OBE was an English rock, blues and soul singer and musician who came to popularity in the 1960s. He was known for his gritty voice, spasmodic body movement in

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    Ian Gillan-Highway Star: Journey in Rock, Ian Hunter: Just Another Night: ... Joseph Thomas "Joe" Elliott is a British singer-songwriter, and musician, best known as the lead singer and occasional rhythm guitarist of the British rock band Def Leppard. He has also been

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    Not the Messiah John Du Prez is a musician, conductor, and composer. Du Prez was a member of the 1980s multi-hit Salsa-driven pop band Modern Romance and has since written several film scores including Oxford Blues,

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    Mozart: Idomeneo, Verdi: The Pursuit of Success & The Burden of ... Dame Josephine Clare Barstow, DBE is an English soprano.

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    The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, The Lord of the Rings: The ... Shaun Mark "Sean" Bean is an English actor. Bean first found success for his portrayal of Richard Sharpe in the ITV series Sharpe. He has since garnered further recognition for his

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    Ever After, Maurice, Dolores Claiborne Judy Parfitt is a BAFTA-nominated English theatre, film and television actress who began her career on stage in 1954.

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    1st Night, Allies, Masterpiece Mystery!: Poirot: After the Funeral Julian Mark Ovenden is an English stage, television and film actor and singer. He is one of three children of the Reverend Canon John Ovenden, a former chaplain to Queen Elizabeth II.

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    Bernard and the Genie Marcia Ashton is an actress best known for her soap opera roles as Lily in Compact and as Jean Crosby in Brookside. She has made numerous other television appearances including; EastEnders, Father

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    Hellboy, Hostel, Hostel: Part II Mark Taylor is an actor and film producer.

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    Mantrap Mark Andrew White is an English musician, best known for being part of the pop band ABC, from 1980 to 1992. His last contribution to the band was their 1991 album, Abracadabara.

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    Arctic Monkeys At The Apollo Matthew Helders is an English musician and DJ, best known as the drummer for indie rock band Arctic Monkeys. He is seen as the band's "quietly amiable diplomat."

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    The Duellists, Resurrection of the Daleks, Venom Maurice Colbourne was a British stage and television actor. He was born Roger Middleton in Sheffield at the outbreak of the Second World War, and studied acting at the Central School of Speech and

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    All the Rave, Watch Your Back Michelle Barrett (born July 17, 1981) is a British glamour model, adult film actress, and entrepreneur who has starred in 219 adult movies. Throughout her films she has been credited under several

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    Where the Heart Is, Red Riding: 1980, Red Riding: 1983 Molly Howe is an actress.

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