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Famous Film Actors From Birmingham

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

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This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Birmingham?" and "Which famous actors were born in Birmingham?"
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  • Adam Alexander1

    Adam Alexander

    Age: 32

    Films Acted InMiss in Her Teens

    BirthplaceBirmingham, England

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Adam Alexander is an actor.
  • Adrian Lester2

    Films Acted InThe Day After Tomorrow, Primary Colors, Doomsday, Case 39, Maybe Baby

    BirthplaceEurasia, Birmingham, Warwickshire, United Kingdom, West Midlands

    NationalityEngland

    Height6'0"

    Adrian Anthony Lester (born 14 August 1968), born Anthony Harvey, is an English actor,... more on Wikipedia
  • Adrian Lukis3

    Films Acted InDutch Girls, The Trench, Nine Miles Down, City Slacker, Back Home

    BirthplaceBirmingham, United Kingdom

    NationalityEngland

    Adrian Leonard Fellowes Lukis (born 28 March 1957, Birmingham) is an English actor who has... more on Wikipedia
  • Agam Darshi4
    Agamdeep Darshi is an English-born actress, now based in Los Angeles.
  • Alan Hunter5

    Films Acted InPolice Academy 6: City Under Siege, Lifted

    BirthplaceBirmingham, Alabama, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Alan Caldwell Hunter (born February 14, 1957) is one of the original five video jockeys (VJs)... more on Wikipedia

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  • Alan Napier6

    Alan Napier

    Dec. at 85 (1903-1988)

    Films Acted InMary Poppins, My Fair Lady, The Sword in the Stone, Batman, Cat People

    BirthplaceEngland

    NationalityUnited Kingdom, England

    Height1.98

    Alan William Napier-Clavering (7 January 1903 – 8 August 1988), better known as Alan Napier,... more on Wikipedia
  • Albert Austin7

    Albert Austin

    Dec. at 72 (1881-1953)

    Films Acted InThe Circus, A Dog's Life, The Immigrant, The Adventurer, Suds

    BirthplaceBirmingham, United Kingdom

    NationalityEngland

    Albert Austin (December 13, 1881-August 17, 1953) was an English actor, film star, director,... more on Wikipedia
  • Ali Campbell8

    Films Acted InUB40: Live at Montreux 2002

    BirthplaceBirmingham, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Alistair Ian Campbell (born 15 February 1959) is an English singer and songwriter who was the... more on Wikipedia
  • 9

    Films Acted InKnock on Any Door, Union Station, Santa Fe, The Hoodlum, Kid Monk Baroni

    BirthplaceBirmingham, USA, Alabama

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Emma Allene Roberts (September 1, 1928 – May 9, 2019) was an American actress.
  • Andrew Tiernan10

    Films Acted In300, Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles, The Pianist, Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels

    BirthplaceLadywood, United Kingdom

    NationalityEngland

    Andrew James Tiernan (born 30 November 1965) is a British actor & director.
  • Amber Benson11

    Films Acted InCan't Hardly Wait, Latter Days, The Crush, Taboo, The Prime Gig

    BirthplaceBirmingham, Alabama, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height5'4"

    Amber Nicole Benson (born January 8, 1977) is an American actress, writer, director, and... more on Wikipedia
  • Andy Cox12

    Andy Cox

    Age: 63

    Films Acted InTin Men

    BirthplaceBirmingham, England

    NationalityEngland

    Andy Cox (born Andrew Cox, 25 January 1956) is a British guitarist born in Birmingham, who... more on Wikipedia
  • Angela Davis13

    Films Acted InBlack is... Black Ain't, The History Makers: Courage

    BirthplaceBirmingham, Alabama, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Angela Yvonne Davis (born January 26, 1944) is an American political activist, academic, and... more on Wikipedia

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  • Anna Brewster14

    Films Acted InThe Reeds, Mrs Henderson Presents, Anita and Me, Volume

    BirthplaceBirmingham, England

    NationalityEngland

    Height1.67

    Anna Brewster (born 1 January 1986) is an English actress and model.
  • Ashley Crow15

    Films Acted InMinority Report, The Good Son, Little Big League, A Woman Named Jackie, Silk Hope

    BirthplaceBirmingham, USA, Alabama

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Ashley Diane Crow (born August 25, 1960) is an American actress. She is best known for her... more on Wikipedia
  • 16

    Annie Hayes

    Dec. at 51 (1946-1997)

    Films Acted InThe Object of Beauty

    BirthplaceBirmingham, England

    NationalityEngland

    Annie Hayes was an actress.
  • 17

    Annie Joe Edwards

    Age: 70

    Films Acted InNew York Stories, Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years

    BirthplaceBirmingham, USA, Alabama

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Annie Joe Edwards is an actress.
  • 18

    Films Acted InReds, The Spy Who Loved Me, Anne of Avonlea, Shadows in an Empty Room

    BirthplaceBirmingham, England

    NationalityEngland

    Anthony Forrest is an actor.
  • 19

    Antjuan Tobias

    Age: 40

    Films Acted InStomp the Yard: Homecoming

    BirthplaceBirmingham, USA, Alabama

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Antjuan Tobias Taylor is an American actor. Antjuan has appeared in the Lifetime television... more on Wikipedia
  • Arnold Pinnock20

    Films Acted InThe Incredible Hulk, Lars and the Real Girl, Down to Earth, Paid in Full, Exit Wounds

    BirthplaceBirmingham, England

    NationalityCanada, England

    Height1.85

    Arnold Pinnock (born in Birmingham, England) is a Canadian actor who is perhaps best known for... more on Wikipedia
  • Arthur Darvill21

    Films Acted InRobin Hood, Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll, Doctor Who: Space and Time, Pelican Blood

    BirthplaceBirmingham, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Thomas Arthur Darvill (born 17 June 1982) is a British actor and musician. He is known for... more on Wikipedia
  • 22

    Arthur Lane

    Dec. at 77 (1910-1987)

    Films Acted InSunset Boulevard, Wings of Danger

    BirthplaceBirmingham, England

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Arthur Lane was a British actor.
  • 23

    Asa Maynor

    Age: 83

    Films Acted InConquest of the Planet of the Apes, Under the Yum Yum Tree, Promise Her Anything, Man Beast

    BirthplaceBirmingham, USA, Alabama

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Asa Maynor is an actress.
  • Astro24

    Astro

    Age: 62

    Films Acted InUB40: Live at Montreux 2002

    BirthplaceBirmingham, England

    UB40 are an English reggae and pop band, formed in December 1978 in Birmingham, England. The... more on Wikipedia
  • Bruce Campbell25

    Films Acted InSpider-Man, Spider-Man 3, Spider-Man 2, Fargo, Army of Darkness

    BirthplaceRoyal Oak, Michigan, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height6'0"

    Bruce Lorne Campbell (born June 22, 1958) is an American actor, producer, writer and director.... more on Wikipedia

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