Entertainment Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen

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

Examples include Kurt Cobain and Annie Lennox.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Aberdeen?" and "Which famous actors were born in Aberdeen?"
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Amber Moelter is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 38
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Andrew Cruickshank is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
Died at 81 (1907-1988)
Andrew John Maxton Cruickshank was a Scottish supporting actor, most famous for his portrayal of Dr Cameron in the long-running UK BBC television series Dr Finlay's Casebook, which ran for 191 ...more
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Annie Lennox is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 65
Annie Lennox, OBE, born Ann Lennox, is a Scottish singer, songwriter, political activist and philanthropist. After achieving moderate success in the late 1970s as part of the new wave band The ...more
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Christopher Gilbertson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 47
Christopher Gilbertson is an actor.
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Christopher Malcolm is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
Dec. at 68 (1946-2014)
Christopher "Chris" Malcolm was a Scottish television and film actor, director and producer. He first achieved notability for his role as Brad Majors in the original stage production ...more
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Daniel Bryan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 37
Bryan Lloyd Danielson is an American professional wrestler, better known by his current ring name Daniel Bryan. He is signed to WWE, where he is the current WWE Intercontinental Champion in his ...more
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David Rintoul is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 70
David Rintoul is a stage and television actor. Rintoul was born in Aberdeen, Scotland. He studied at Edinburgh University and won a scholarship to study at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in ...more
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Debra Mooney is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 71
Debra Mooney is an American character actress, best known for her role as Edna Harper on The WB drama series Everwood.
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Eve Pearce is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 89
Eve Pearce is a Scottish actress. She has performed in many Royal Shakespeare Company productions.
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Fakir Musafar is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 88
Fakir Musafar is an actor.
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Glenn Cannon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
Died at 81 (1932-2013)
Glenn Cannon was a Hawaii-based actor and educator best known for his roles on Hawaii Five-O and Magnum, P.I. He also appeared on Lost in a pair of different roles. Cannon's career began back to ...more
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Gordon Begg is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
Dec. at 86 (1868-1954)
Gordon Begg was an Actor.
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Gordon Sandison is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 69
Gordon Sandison is an actor.
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Graeme Garden is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 76
David Graeme Garden OBE is a British comedian, author, actor, artist and television presenter, best known as a member of The Goodies.
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Harry Hill is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 78
Harry Hill is an actor.
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Jack Morgan is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
Jack Morgan Died at 65 (1916-1981)
Jack Morgan is an actor.
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James Donald is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
Dec. at 76 (1917-1993)
James Donald was a Scottish actor. Tall and thin, he specialised in playing authority figures. Donald was born in Aberdeen, and made his first professional stage appearance in the late-1930s, ...more
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Jamie Timony is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 31
Jamie Timony is an actor.
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Jeff Stewart is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 63
Jeffrey "Jeff" Stewart is a Scottish actor. He is best known for portraying police constable Reg Hollis on the ITV drama series The Bill from 1984 to 2008.
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Jimmy Hastings is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
Jimmy Hastings age 80
James Brian Gordon "Jimmy" Hastings, is a British professional musician associated with the Canterbury scene. He has played with his brother Pye Hastings in Caravan, with Soft Machine, ...more
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Kirk Jordan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 51
Kirk Jordan is an actor.
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Kurt Cobain is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
Died at 27 (1967-1994)
Kurt Donald Cobain was an American musician who was best known as the lead singer, guitarist, and primary songwriter of the grunge band Nirvana. Cobain formed Nirvana with Krist Novoselic in ...more
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Lee Friedlander is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 84
Lee Friedlander is an American photographer and artist. In the 1960s and 70s Friedlander evolved an influential and often imitated visual language of urban "social landscape," with ...more
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Lee Hutcheon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 45
Lee Hutcheon is a film director, screenwriter, actor, film editor, film producer and cinematographer.
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Sheila Keith is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
Dec. at 84 (1920-2004)
Sheila Keith was a British character actress, active in theatre, films and TV. She was born to Scottish parents in London while they were visiting the city and brought up in Aberdeen, Scotland. ...more