Entertainment TV Actors from Brighton

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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 is an actor.

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Brian Hall is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
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
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
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
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 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
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, 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 placement in the public spotlight allowed Price to expand into a variety of ...more

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Anthony Woodruff is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Actors from Brighton
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
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
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
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
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 was an American singer, actor, bandleader, and entertainer. He was one of the first modern pop stars of the teen idol type.