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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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Alex Blake is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Alex Blake age 41 - Alex Blake is a film actor.

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Alex Turner is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Alex Turner age 29 - 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 ...more

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Andrew Hawley is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Andrew Hawley age 30 - Andrew Hawley is an actor.

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Ann Lee is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Ann Lee age 48 - Ann Lee is a British eurodance singer and songwriter, who rose to fame in the late 1990s.

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Ashley Bond is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Ashley Bond age 41 - Ashley Bond is an actress.

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Basil Dignam is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Basil Dignam Died at 74 (1905-1979) - 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 ...more

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Bobby Knutt is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Bobby Knutt age 70 - 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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Brian Glover is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Brian Glover Died at 63 (1934-1997) - 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 ...more

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Carl Prekopp is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Carl Prekopp age 36 - 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 ...more

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Chloe Newsome is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Chloe Newsome age 39 - 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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Chris Stainton is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Chris Stainton age 71 - 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 ...more

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Chrismandu is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Chrismandu age 48 - Chrismandu is an actor.

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Christopher Colquhoun is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Christopher Colquhoun age 45 - 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 ...more

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David Crellin is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
David Crellin age 54 - 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 ...more

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Deborah York is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Deborah York age 51 - Deborah York is a British classical soprano in concert and opera, living in Berlin.

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Dominic West is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Dominic West age 46 - 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 ...more

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Donna Godchaux is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Donna Godchaux age 68 - 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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Douglas Ives is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Douglas Ives Died at 71 (1898-1969) - Douglas Ives was an actor.

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Eddie Laughton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Eddie Laughton Died at 49 (1903-1952) - Eddie Laughton was a British film actor. Laughton appeared in over 200 films between 1935 and 1952.

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Edward Clayton is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Edward Clayton age 75 - Edward Clayton is an actor.

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Enzo Squillino, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Enzo Squillino, Jr. age 49 - 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 ...more

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Ethel Griffies is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Ethel Griffies Died at 97 (1878-1975) - 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 ...more

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Evie Liles is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Evie Liles age 18 - Evie Liles is an actress.

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Fred Thompson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Fred Thompson age 73 - 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 ...more

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Funda Önal is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Funda Önal age 31 - 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. ...more

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Geoffrey Whitehead is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Geoffrey Whitehead age 76 - 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 ...more

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Graham Fellows is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Graham Fellows age 56 - 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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Helena Pickard is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Helena Pickard Died at 59 (1900-1959) - Helena Pickard was an actress.

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Ian Reddington is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Ian Reddington age 58 - Ian Reddington is an English actor.

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J. Stuart Blackton is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
J. Stuart Blackton Died at 66 (1875-1941) - 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 – ...more

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James Weaver is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
James Weaver 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 ...more

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Jamie Cook is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Jamie Cook age 30 - Jamie Robert Cook is the guitarist of the British indie rock band Arctic Monkeys.

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Jarvis Cocker is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Jarvis Cocker age 52 - 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 ...more

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Jessica-Jane Clement is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Jessica-Jane Clement age 30 - 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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Jimmy Jewel is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Jimmy Jewel Died at 86 (1909-1995) - 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 ...more

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Joe Cocker is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Joe Cocker age 71 - 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 ...more

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Joe Elliott is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Joe Elliott age 56 - 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 ...more

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John Du Prez is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
John Du Prez age 69 - 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, ...more

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Josephine Barstow is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Josephine Barstow age 75 - Dame Josephine Clare Barstow, DBE is an English soprano.

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Sean Bean is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Sean Bean age 56 - 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 ...more

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Judy Parfitt is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Judy Parfitt age 80 - Judy Parfitt is a BAFTA-nominated English theatre, film and television actress who began her career on stage in 1954.

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Julian Ovenden is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Julian Ovenden age 39 - 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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Keeley Fawcett is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield

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Marcia Ashton is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Marcia Ashton age 83 - 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 ...more

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Mark Taylor is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Mark Taylor age 39 - Mark Taylor is an actor and film producer.

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Mark White is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Mark White age 54 - 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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Matt Helders is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Matt Helders age 29 - 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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Maurice Colbourne is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Maurice Colbourne Died at 50 (1939-1989) - 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 ...more

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Michelle Barrett is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Michelle Barrett age 34 - 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 ...more

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Molly Howe is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Molly Howe age 21 - Molly Howe is an actress.