Actors TV Actors from Blackburn

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List Rules Only TV actors who were born or grew up in Blackburn.

List of famous television actors/actresses who were born in Blackburn, with photos when available. These renowned Blackburn actors and actresses are listed by popularity, so the names at the top of the list will be the most recognizable. A few of these actors may not have technically been born in Blackburn, but everyone on this list grew up in Blackburn and considers it to be their home. This list includes Blackburn TV actors from every type of show, including cartoons where they might have done voice over work. If you grew up in Blackburn then you should be proud of these television actors whose birthplace is Blackburn. Various bits of information are available for these Blackburn celebrities as well, such as what year they were born and what shows they are known for.

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This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Blackburn?" and "Who are the most famous Blackburn actors?"

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Ian McShane is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Blackburn
Ian McShane Deadwood, Dallas, Jesus of Nazareth Ian David McShane is an English actor, director, producer and voice artist. Despite appearing in numerous films, McShane is best known for his television roles, particularly BBC's Lovejoy and ...more

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Anthony Valentine is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Blackburn
Anthony Valentine Robin of Sherwood, Masada, Callan Anthony Valentine is an English actor known for his TV roles: the ruthless Toby Meres in Callan, the sinister Major Mohn in Colditz, as the title character in Raffles. Valentine was born in ...more

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Steve Pemberton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Blackburn
Steve Pemberton The League of Gentlemen, Whitechapel, Benidorm Steve James Pemberton is an English actor, writer, comedian and screenwriter, best known as a member of The League of Gentlemen with Reece Shearsmith, Mark Gatiss, and Jeremy Dyson. Pemberton ...more

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David Ross is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Blackburn
David Ross Oliver Twist, The Green Green Grass, Roger Roger David Ross is an English actor who has worked in theatre, cinema and television. His best-known roles include playing the first appearance of Kryten and the voice of the Talkie Toaster on the ...more

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Anthony Green is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Actors from Blackburn
Anthony Green Cold Case Files, The Scarlet Pimpernel, Beech is Back Anthony Green is an English actor best known for playing Station Officer Mick Callaghan in the series finale of London's Burning.

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Michael Billington is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Actors from Blackburn
Michael Billington UFO, The Onedin Line, The Quest Michael Billington was a British film and television actor. He was born in Blackburn, Lancashire, England.

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Madge Hindle is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Actors from Blackburn
Madge Hindle Nearest and Dearest, The Picnic, Barbara Madge Railton, better known as Madge Hindle is an English actress, best known for her roles in television series.

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Susan Boyle is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Actors from Blackburn
Susan Boyle I Dreamed a Dream: The Susan Boyle Story Susan Boyle is a contestant on the third season of Britain's Got Talent.

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Kathleen Harrison is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Actors from Blackburn
Kathleen Harrison Mrs Thursday Kathleen Harrison was a prolific English character actress best remembered for her role as Mrs Huggett in a trio of British post-war comedies about a working-class family's misadventures. To ...more

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Wendi Peters is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Actors from Blackburn
Wendi Peters Coronation Street, Bad Girls, Soapstar Superstar Wendi Louise Peters, is an English actress. She is known for playing Cilla Battersby-Brown in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street.

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Cat Simmons is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Actors from Blackburn
Cat Simmons Cat Simmons is an English actress, best known for her role as DC Kezia Walker in the long-running ITV drama The Bill. And for starring in Family Affairs as Scarlett Anderson. Simmons also plays ...more

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Polly James is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Actors from Blackburn
Polly James The Liver Birds Polly James born as Pauline Devaney, is an English actress with a career in theatre, film, television and radio spanning nearly 50 years. She has worked extensively with leading directors ...more

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Diana Vickers is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from Blackburn
Diana Vickers Diana Vickers is a British singer-songwriter, actress, fashion designer and model who initially came to public attention as a semi-finalist on The X Factor in 2008. In 2009, Vickers signed a ...more

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Kevin O'Connor is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Actors from Blackburn
Kevin O'Connor Kevin O'Connor is a professional footballer and coach who is captain of Brentford. A one club man, he is currently Brentford's longest serving player, having signed his first professional ...more

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Jon Walmsley is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Actors from Blackburn
Jon Walmsley The Waltons Jon Walmsley is an American multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, actor and producer. Walmsley is a veteran of the stage and studio, having worked with many notable artists including Richard Marx, ...more

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Debbie Travis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Actors from Blackburn
Debbie Travis Corrie Crazy - Canada Loves Coronation Street Debbie Travis is a British-Canadian television personality, self-taught interior decorator, and former fashion model. She is best known as the host of Debbie Travis' Facelift and Debbie Travis' ...more

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Graham Duff is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Actors from Blackburn
Graham Duff Ideal Graham Duff is an English writer, actor and producer. He was born in Blackburn, Lancashire, and currently resides in Brighton on the south coast of England. He attended and graduated from the ...more

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Russell Harty is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Actors from Blackburn
Russell Harty Aquarius, Harty, Russell Harty Russell Harty was a British television presenter of arts programmes and chat shows.

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Karen Kay is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Actors from Blackburn
Karen Kay Karen Kay is a British former jazz singer, cabaret singer, comedienne and impressionist. She is the mother of acid jazz singer Jay Kay.