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

List of famous television actors/actresses who were born in Brighton, with photos when available. These renowned Brighton 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 Brighton, but everyone on this list grew up in Brighton and considers it to be their home. This list includes Brighton TV actors from every type of show, including cartoons where they might have done voice over work. If you grew up in Brighton then you should be proud of these television actors whose birthplace is Brighton. Various bits of information are available for these Brighton celebrities as well, such as what year they were born and what shows they are known for.

With TV actors ranging from Mike Sorrentino to Katie Price, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

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

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Amanda Redman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Amanda Redman Little Dorrit, New Tricks, At Home with the Braithwaites Amanda Jacqueline Redman, MBE is an English actress. She played Sandra Pullman in the BBC One series New Tricks.

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Simon Cowell is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Simon Cowell Cupid (2003), World Idol, The Importance of Being Famous Simon Phillip Cowell is an English reality TV celebrity, music and television producer and talent scout. He is known in the United Kingdom and United States for his role as a talent judge on TV ...more

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Lesley Manville is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Lesley Manville Cranford, North and South, North & South Lesley A. Manville is an English actress of film, theatre and television. She is an Olivier Award winner. Manville began her career on stage in the 1972 West End musical I and Albert. In the ...more

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Holly Willoughby is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Holly Willoughby Celebrity Wrestling, Streetmate, X-perimental Holly Marie Willoughby is an English television presenter and model, best known for her television work with ITV. She has presented a number of television programmes alongside Phillip Schofield ...more

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Derek Francis is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Derek Francis Wild, Wild Women, Oh Derek Francis was an English comedy and character actor. He was a regular in the Carry On film players, appearing in six of the films in the 1960s and 1970s. He appeared in The Tomb of Ligeia, ...more

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Amita Dhiri is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Amita Dhiri This Life, The Last Train, Happiness Amita Emmanuelle Dhiri is an Anglo-Indian actress. She has two younger brothers, Viney and Sanjay. She speaks fluent French and Hindi. She has also performed ballet, contemporary and modern

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Samantha Zoe Womack is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Samantha Zoe Womack EastEnders, Game On, Strange Samantha Zoe Womack is a British actress, singer and director, both on television and stage. In recent years she has been best known for playing the role of Ronnie Mitchell in EastEnders, but ...more

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Beth Cordingly is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Beth Cordingly Dead Set, Family Affairs, Funland Rebecca "Beth" Kate Cordingly is an English actress and writer, best known for her role as PC Kerry Young in the ITV police drama The Bill.

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Arthur Treacher is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Arthur Treacher The Merv Griffin Show, You're in the Picture, Down You Go Arthur Veary Treacher was an English actor known for playing recognizable English stereotypes, especially butler and manservant roles, such as the P.G. Wodehouse character Jeeves. He later ...more

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Wanda Ventham is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Wanda Ventham UFO, Executive Stress, Next of Kin Wanda Ventham is an English actress, known primarily for her role as Colonel Virginia Lake in the 1970s science-fiction television series UFO, and for her recurring role as Pamela Parry in the ...more

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Bella Emberg is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Bella Emberg The Benny Hill Show, Pennies From Heaven, Pennies from Heaven Bella Emberg is a British actress who appeared on The Benny Hill Show and The Russ Abbot Show, where she played Blunderwoman. She has also appeared in Softly, Softly and Z Cars, as well as ...more

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Chris Wilson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Chris Wilson Chris Wilson is an actor.

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Brian Hall is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Brian Hall Fawlty Towers, Alfonso Bonzo, Up the Elephant and Round the Castle Brian Charles Hall was an English actor perhaps best known for his role in the British sitcom Fawlty Towers where he played the hotel chef Terry Hugh.

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David Collings is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
David Collings Monkey, Through the Dragon's Eye, Through The Dragon's Eye David Collings is an English actor. He has played many different roles on various television programmes, including the leading dramatic role in Fyodor Dostoyevsky's Crime and Punishment in 1964. ...more

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Geraldine Newman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Geraldine Newman Ever Decreasing Circles, Dr. Finlay's Casebook, Dear Mother...Love Albert Geraldine Newman is an English film and television actress who has acted in more than 30 television programmes and films. Her most notable television performance was in the sitcom Ever ...more

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Red Symons is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Red Symons Australia's Got Talent, Hey Hey It's Saturday, Chuck Finn Red Symons is an actor and a film score composer.

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Amber Sealey is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Amber Sealey Amber Sealey is an actress and a film director.

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Peter Hewitt is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Peter Hewitt Defying Gravity Peter Hewitt is a British film director. Hewitt is a comic book fan and wanted to direct the Judge Dredd movie in the early 1990s.

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Katie Price is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Katie Price Katie, Katie & Peter: The Baby Diaries, Katie & Peter: The Next Chapter Katie Price, previously known by the pseudonym Jordan, is an English television personality and glamour model. Her time as topless female glamour model in a pictorial Page 3 in British tabloid ...more

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Anthony Woodruff is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Anthony Woodruff Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em Anthony Woodruff was an actor.

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Lucy Griffiths is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Lucy Griffiths True Blood, Robin Hood, Collision Lucy Griffiths is an English actress best known for her roles as Lady Marian in the BBC drama series Robin Hood and as Nora Gainesborough, Eric Northman's "sister", in the HBO series

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Natasha Kaplinsky is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Natasha Kaplinsky Children in Need, Breakfast, ITV News London Natasha Margaret Kaplinsky is an English newsreader and television presenter, best known for her newsreading roles on Sky News, BBC News, Channel 5, and presently ITV News. After two years at ...more

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Ray Brooks is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Ray Brooks EastEnders, Big Deal, Running Wild (1987) Ray Brooks is an English television and film actor.

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Peter Polycarpou is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Peter Polycarpou Birds of a Feather, Sunburn Peter Polycarpou is a Greek Cypriot-British stage and TV and film actor, best known for playing Chris Theodopolopoudos in the television comedy series Birds of a Feather.

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Rudy Vallée is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Rudy Vallée Rudy Vallée was an American singer, actor, bandleader, and entertainer. He was one of the first modern pop stars of the teen idol type.

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Michael Feast is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Michael Feast State of Play, Touching Evil Michael Feast is an actor.

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Ewan Bailey is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Ewan Bailey The Comic Side of 7 Days, Russia, Land of the Tsars Ewan Bailey is an actor, writer and voice artist located in Central London, best known for writing and performing in The Sunday Format, BBC Radio 4's satire of British Sunday newspapers, ...more

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Annabel Giles is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Annabel Giles Annabel Claire Giles is a Welsh television and radio presenter, actress, comedian, panelist, novelist and former model.

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Damian Samuels is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Damian Samuels Damian Samuels is an English film and television actor. He is most recognisable from his role as the invited band manager and selected victim in the infamous award winning music video of the ...more

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Albert Hall is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Albert Hall Ryan's Four Albert P. Hall is an American actor. Born in Brighton, Alabama, Hall graduated from the Columbia University School of the Arts in 1971. That same year he appeared Off-Broadway in The Basic ...more

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Robert Wisden is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Robert Wisden Da Vinci's Inquest, Saving Milly, 9B Robert Charles Wisden is an English actor who has an extensive career in Canadian and American television. He is best known for his role as United States President Richard Nixon in Zack Snyder's ...more

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Michael Bloomberg is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Michael Bloomberg Michael Rubens Bloomberg is an American business magnate, politician, and philanthropist. He served as the 108th Mayor of New York City, holding office for three consecutive terms beginning with ...more

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Herbert Rawlinson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Herbert Rawlinson Herbert Rawlinson was an English-born stage, film, radio, and television actor. A leading man during Hollywood's silent film era, Rawlinson transitioned to character roles after the advent of ...more

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Nigel Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Nigel Kennedy Nigel Kennedy is a British violinist and violist. He made his early career in the classical field, and has more recently performed jazz, klezmer, and other music genres.

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David Van Day is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
David Van Day David Van Day is an English singer and media personality, formerly a member of the pop duo Dollar. He was also a member of the 1970s vocal group Guys 'n' Dolls, and a latter-day version of Bucks ...more

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Luke Cresswell is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Luke Cresswell Luke Cresswell is a television director.

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Toby Hemingway is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Toby Hemingway The Finder Toby Michael C.A. Hemingway is an English actor. He is best known for playing Reid Garwin in the 2006 supernatural thriller The Covenant. Hemingway's most recent films include Black Swan, Into ...more

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Michael Simkins is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Michael Simkins Trial & Retribution Michael Simkins is an English actor.

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Tom Owen is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Tom Owen Last of the Summer Wine Thomas William Stevenson Rowbotham is a British actor best known for playing Tom Simmonite on the longest-running British sitcom Last of the Summer Wine. He is the son of Bill Owen, who played ...more

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Dave Greenfield is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Dave Greenfield Dave Greenfield is the keyboardist with English rock band, The Stranglers.

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Gail Grainger is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Gail Grainger Gail Grainger is an English actress best remembered for her role as Moira Plunkett, a travel courier, in the 1972 comedy film Carry On Abroad.

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Chris Terrill is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Chris Terrill Nature's Fury Chris Terrill is a British anthropologist, adventurer, author and filmmaker.

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Michael Kilgarriff is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Michael Kilgarriff Oscar's Orchestra Michael Kilgarriff is a British actor from Brighton. As an actor he is well known for two things: his rich voice—leading to much radio and voice over work—and his height. At six feet seven ...more

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Sean Bury is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Sean Bury Sean Bury is a British television and film actor, best known for his lead role as Paul Harrison in Lewis Gilbert's 1971 film Friends and the 1974 sequel Paul and Michelle.

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Eve Lister is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Eve Lister Eve Lister was a British film and television actress. She was married to the actor Bernard Hunter.

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Ersel Hickey is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Ersel Hickey Ersel Hickey, born in Brighton, New York, was a rockabilly singer best known for his hit song "Bluebirds over the Mountain".

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Tasie Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
Tasie Lawrence House of Anubis Anastasia Katya Breezy "Tasie" Dhanraj, better known by her stage name Tasie Lawrence, is a British actress who is known for her character Mara Jaffray on Nickelodeon's international ...more