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

List items include Lauren Holly, Stephen Merchant and many additional items as well.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Bristol?" and "Which famous actors were born in Bristol?"

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Adjoa Andoh is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Adjoa Andoh age 55 - Adjoa Andoh is a British film, television, stage and radio actress of Ghanaian descent. She is known on the UK stage for lead roles at the RSC, the National Theatre, the Royal Court Theatre and ...more

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Alex Avery is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Alex Avery age 46 - Alex Avery is an English actor who played SC Terry Knowles in The Bill in 2001, and played Carl in Holby City in 1999. He has also guest starred in Shameless and EastEnders. He has also appeared ...more

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Alfred Fisher is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Alfred Fisher Died at 84 (1849-1933) - Alfred Fisher was an actor.

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Alice Evans is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Alice Evans age 46 - Alice Jane Evans is an American-born British actress.

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Alice Payne is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol

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Amelia Bayntun is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Amelia Bayntun Died at 69 (1919-1988) - Amelia Bayntun was an English actress. She was born in Bristol, on 31 March 1919 as Amelia Ellen Bayntun and died in Islington, London in January 1988.

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Amy Carson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Amy Carson age 34 - Amy Carson is an actress.

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Andy Parfitt is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Andy Parfitt age 59 - Andrew Parfitt is the Executive Director of Talent for ad agency Saatchi & Saatchi. He was the Controller of BBC Radio 1 in the United Kingdom, and held that role from 1998–2011, taking over ...more

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Bradley Lavelle is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Bradley Lavelle Died at 49 (1958-2007) - Richard Bradley "Ivan" Lavelle was a British-based Canadian actor. Born in Toronto, Ontario, Lavelle appeared in such films as Hellbound: Hellraiser II, Nightbreed and Memphis Belle. ...more

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Cary Grant is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Cary Grant Died at 82 (1904-1986) - Cary Grant was an English stage and Hollywood film actor who became an American citizen in 1942. Known for his transatlantic accent, debonair demeanor and "dashing good looks", Grant ...more

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April Pearson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
April Pearson age 28 - April Janet Pearson is an English actress best known for her role as Michelle Richardson in the E4 teen drama series, Skins.

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Arthur Young is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Arthur Young Died at 61 (1898-1959) - Arthur Young was an English actor, notable for roles including Gladstone in the 1951 The Lady with the Lamp. He can be seen as a window cleaner in the film Radio Parade of 1935. He regularly ...more

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Banksy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Banksy Banksy is a pseudonymous English graffiti artist, political activist, film director, and painter. His satirical street art and subversive epigrams combine dark humour with graffiti executed in a ...more

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Basil Langton is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Basil Langton Died at 91 (1912-2003) - Basil Langton was a British film and television actor.

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Christopher Beeny is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Christopher Beeny age 76 - Christopher Beeny is an English actor. A former child actor, he is probably best known for his work as the footman Edward on the 1970s television series Upstairs, Downstairs.

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Ben Collins is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Ben Collins age 42 - Ben Collins is a racing car driver from Bristol, England. He has competed in motor racing since 1994 in many categories, from Formula Three and Indy Lights to sportscars, GT racing and stock ...more

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Billy Andrade is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Billy Andrade age 53 - William Thomas Andrade is an American professional golfer. Andrade was born in Bristol, Rhode Island. He is an American Junior Golf Association alum and 1981 Rolex Junior Player of the Year. He ...more

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Billy Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Billy Armstrong Died at 33 (1891-1924) - Billy Armstrong was an actor and comedian.

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Bob Baker is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Bob Baker age 78 - Robert John "Bob" Baker is a British television and film writer. He is best known as the co-author of the Wallace and Gromit films The Wrong Trousers, A Close Shave and Wallace & ...more

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Bob Kirsh is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Bob Kirsh age 55 - Bob Kirsh is an actor, film producer and screenwriter.

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Brett Delbuono is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Brett Delbuono age 25 - Brett Delbuono is an actor.

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Brooke Rachel Shive is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Brooke Rachel Shive age 38 - Brooke Rachel Shive is an actor and singer.

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Cathy Barry is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Cathy Barry age 50 - Cathy Barry is an English pornographic actress and model.

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Charlie Saxton is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Charlie Saxton age 25 - Charlie Saxton is an American film, television and video game actor. He had a supporting role as Bug, one of the band members, in Bandslam. He was featured in Hung, an HBO comedy-drama series, ...more

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Chris Morris is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Chris Morris age 52 - Christopher Morris is an English comedian, writer, director, actor, voice actor, and producer, known for his black humour, surrealism, and controversial subject matter. He has been hailed for ...more

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Christopher Smith is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Christopher Smith age 47 - Christopher Smith, is a British film director and screenwriter.

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Corinne Britton is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Corinne Britton age 48 - Corinne Britton is an actress.

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Cyd Hayman is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Cyd Hayman age 73 - Cyd Hayman is an English actress. She appeared in the following films: Percy, Rogue Male, The Human Factor, and The Godsend. Television credits include: Adam Adamant Lives!, The Two Ronnies, ...more

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David Prowse is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
David Prowse age 82 - David Prowse, MBE is an English bodybuilder, weightlifter and actor. He played Darth Vader in the original Star Wars trilogy, though the character's voice was provided by James Earl Jones. He ...more

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Dean Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Dean Lawrence age 56 - Dean Lawrence is a British actor who is best known for his role as Gypsy boy Tyso Boswell in the children's science fiction television series The Tomorrow People. Born in Bristol, Dean had ...more

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Jayma Mays is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Jayma Mays age 38 - Jamia Suzette "Jayma" Mays is an American actress and singer. She is known for playing Emma Pillsbury on the Fox musical series Glee, her recurring role as Charlie Andrews on the NBC ...more

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Dolly Read is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Dolly Read age 73 - Dolly Martin is an English pinup model and actress. She is best remembered for her appearance in Playboy magazine and as the lead character in Beyond the Valley of the Dolls. She is sometimes ...more

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Ed Spear is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Ed Spear age 44 - Ed Spear (Born: September 25, 1973 in Bristol, England, UK) is a film actor.

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Elizabeth Garvie is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Elizabeth Garvie age 60 - Elizabeth Garvie is an English actress best known for her role as Elizabeth Bennet in the 1980 BBC dramatisation of Pride and Prejudice. Garvie was married to the actor Anton Rodgers until his ...more

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Forbes March is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Forbes March age 44 - Forbes March is a British-born Canadian actor. Although born in Bristol, England, he was raised in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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Gary Burghoff is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Gary Burghoff age 74 - Gary Rich Burghoff is an American actor, known for playing Charlie Brown in the 1967 Off-Broadway musical You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, and the character Corporal Walter Eugene ...more

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George Bellamy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
George Bellamy Died at 78 (1866-1944) - George Bellamy was an English film actor of the silent era. He spent eighteen years on the stage before making his film debut in Wanted - A Husband. He appeared in 70 films between 1911 and ...more

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George Carney is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
George Carney Died at 60 (1887-1947) - George Carney was a British film actor. He worked in the Liverpool Cotton Exchange, in a furniture business, then in the Belfast shipping yards. He then took up concert work and entered ...more

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George Claydon is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
George Claydon Died at 68 (1933-2001) - George Claydon was a British actor notable for his dwarfism. His television roles included that of Nikabrik in the 1989 BBC adaptation of Prince Caspian. He also appeared as Photographer George ...more

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Hannah Murray is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Hannah Murray age 28 - Tegan Lauren-Hannah Murray, known professionally as Hannah Murray, is an English actress. She is best known for portraying Cassie Ainsworth in the E4 teen drama series Skins from 2007 to 2008 ...more

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Harry Fisher is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Harry Fisher Died at 55 (1868-1923) - Harry Fisher was an actor.

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Henry Garrett is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Henry Garrett Henry Garrett is an actor.

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Lee Evans is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Lee Evans age 53 - Lee Martin John Evans is an English stand-up comedian, writer, actor, and musician. He is a director of Little Mo Films, which he had co-directed with the late Addison Cresswell, who was also ...more

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Hugh Moxey is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Hugh Moxey Died at 82 (1909-1991) - Hugh Moxey was an actor.

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Ileen Getz is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Ileen Getz Died at 44 (1961-2005) - Ileen Getz was an American actress, most recognized for her role as Dr. Judith Draper in the television series 3rd Rock from the Sun. Getz was born in Bristol, Pennsylvania. After graduating ...more

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J. Fisher White is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
J. Fisher White Died at 80 (1865-1945) - Joseph John Fisher White was a British stage and film actor. The eldest of four sons of Rev. John White, of Ampfield, of that family formerly of Hursley, by his wife Martha, daughter of Rev. ...more

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Jack Thorne is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Jack Thorne age 39 - Jack Thorne is an English screenwriter and playwright. Born in Bristol, England, he has written for radio, theatre and film, most notably on the TV shows Skins, Cast-offs, This Is England '86, ...more

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Jacqueline Tong is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
Jacqueline Tong age 66 - Jacqueline Tong is an English actress who is best known for playing Daisy Barnes in the period drama Upstairs, Downstairs from 1973 to 1975. In 1975, she was nominated for Outstanding Supporting ...more

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James Levering is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
James Levering James Levering is an actor.

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James May is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Film Actors From Bristol
James May age 54 - James Daniel May is a British television presenter and journalist. He is the co-presenter of the motoring programme Top Gear, alongside Richard Hammond and formerly Jeremy Clarkson. May has ...more