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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 39
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Andrew Cruickshank is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
Dec. at 81 (1907-1988)
Andrew John Maxton Cruickshank (25 December 1907 in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire – 29 April 1988 in London) was a Scottish supporting actor, most famous for his portrayal of Dr Cameron in the ...more
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Annie Lennox is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 65
Ann Lennox OBE (born 25 December 1954) 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 48
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 Malcolm (19 August 1946 – 15 February 2014) was a Scottish television and film actor, director and producer. He first achieved notability for his role as Brad Majors in the original ...more
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Daniel Bryan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 38
Bryan Lloyd Danielson (born May 22, 1981) is an American professional wrestler. He is signed to WWE, where he performs on the SmackDown brand under the ring name Daniel Bryan. In WWE, Bryan held ...more

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David Rintoul is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 71
David Rintoul (born David Wilson; 29 November 1948) is a Scottish stage and television actor. Rintoul was born in Aberdeen, Scotland. He studied at the University of Edinburgh, and won a ...more
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Debra Mooney is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 72
Debra Mooney (born August 28, 1947) is an American character actress, best known for her role as Edna Harper on The WB drama series Everwood (2002-06).
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Eve Pearce is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 90
Eve Pearce (born 17 April 1929) 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 89
Roland Loomis (August 10, 1930 – August 1, 2018), known professionally as Fakir Musafar, was an American performance artist and early proponent of the modern primitive movement. He experimented ...more
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Glenn Cannon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
Dec. at 81 (1932-2013)
Glenn Cannon (November 21, 1932 – April 20, 2013) was an American 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 ...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 70
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 (born 18 February 1943) is a Scottish comedian, actor, author, artist and television presenter, best known as a member of The Goodies and for being a cast member on I'm ...more

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Harry Hill is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 79
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 Dec. 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 (18 May 1917 – 3 August 1993) was a Scottish actor. Tall and thin, he specialised in playing authority figures.
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Jamie Timony is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 32
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 64
Jeffrey Stewart (born 28 October 1955) is a Scottish actor. He is best known for playing 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 81
James Brian Gordon Hastings (born 12 May 1938) is a British professional musician associated with the Canterbury scene. Hastings was born in Aberdeen, Scotland. He has played with his brother ...more
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Kirk Jordan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 52
Kirk Jordan is an actor.
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Kurt Cobain is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
Dec. at 27 (1967-1994)
Kurt Donald Cobain (February 20, 1967 – April 5, 1994) was an American singer, songwriter, and musician, best known as the guitarist and frontman of the rock band Nirvana. He is remembered as ...more

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Lee Friedlander is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 85
Lee Friedlander (born July 14, 1934) is an American photographer and artist. In the 1960s and 1970s Friedlander evolved an influential and often imitated visual language of urban "social ...more
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Lee Hutcheon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Aberdeen
age 46
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 (9 June 1920 – 14 October 2004) 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 ...more