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Famous Film Actors From Cheshire

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

A list made up of items like Daniel Craig and Brooke Burke Charvet.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Cheshire?" and "Which famous actors were born in Cheshire?"
  • 1

    Films Acted InThe Waiting Room, Dirty Filthy Love, Hard Boiled Sweets

    BirthplaceChester, England



    Adrian Bower (born 20 August 1970) is an English actor, best known for his role as physical... more on Wikipedia
  • Alan Clarke2

    Alan Clarke

    Dec. at 55 (1935-1990)

    Films Acted InDirector: Alan Clarke

    BirthplaceCheshire, Wallasey, Eurasia, United Kingdom, North West England


    ChildrenGabriel Clarke

    Alan John Clarke (28 October 1935 – 24 July 1990) was an English television and film director,... more on Wikipedia
  • 3

    Alice Coote

    Age: 51

    Films Acted InAlcina: Georg Frideric Handel, Humperdinck: Hansel and Gretel, Monteverdi: L'Incoronazione di Poppea

    BirthplaceEngland, Frodsham

    Alice Coote OBE (born 10 May 1968) is a British lyric mezzo-soprano. Coote was born in... more on Wikipedia
  • Andrew Buchan4

    Films Acted InNowhere Boy, The Deaths of Ian Stone, Still Life, The Sinking of the Laconia, Having You

    BirthplaceStockport, United Kingdom


    Andrew Buchan (born 19 February 1979) is an English stage and television actor known for his... more on Wikipedia
  • Andy Goldsworthy5

    Films Acted InRivers and Tides

    BirthplaceEngland, Cheshire

    NationalityUnited Kingdom, England

    Andy Goldsworthy (born 26 July 1956) is a British sculptor, photographer and environmentalist... more on Wikipedia
  • Angela Cartwright6

    Films Acted InThe Sound of Music, Lost in Space, Beyond the Poseidon Adventure, Somebody Up There Likes Me, High School U.S.A.

    BirthplaceAltrincham, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited States of America, England


    ChildrenJesse Gullion, Rebecca Gullion

    Angela Margaret Cartwright (born September 9, 1952) is an English-born American actress... more on Wikipedia
  • Ann Bell7

    Ann Bell

    Age: 79

    Films Acted InTo Sir, with Love, Fahrenheit 451, Dr. Terror's House of Horrors, The Witches

    BirthplaceWallasey, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    ParentsJohn Forrest Bell, Marjorie Bell

    Ann Forrest Bell (born 29 April 1938) is a British actress, best known for playing war... more on Wikipedia
  • Ann Todd8

    Ann Todd

    Dec. at 84 (1909-1993)

    Films Acted InThings to Come, The Paradine Case, Taste of Fear, The Blue Bird, Intermezzo

    BirthplaceHartford, United Kingdom


    ChildrenDavid Malcolm, Ann Francesca Tangye

    Dorothy Ann Todd (24 January 1907 – 6 May 1993) was an English actress and producer.
  • Anthony Flanagan9

    Films Acted InGlorious 39, Red Riding: 1974

    BirthplaceStockport, England


    Anthony Flanagan (born 1972) is an English actor most widely known for his portrayal of... more on Wikipedia
  • Barbara Keogh10

    Barbara Keogh

    Dec. at 76 (1929-2005)

    Films Acted InJane Eyre, .357

    BirthplaceCheshire, United Kingdom


    Barbara Keogh (21 April 1929 – 25 October 2005) was a British actress. Keogh is most noted for... more on Wikipedia
  • 11

    Barbara Law

    Age: 79

    Films Acted InBedroom Eyes

    BirthplaceWarrington, England

    Barbara Law is a British singer. She performed in many radio and TV shows on the BBC from the... more on Wikipedia
  • 12

    Films Acted InMrs. Brown, You've Got a Lovely Daughter, Herman's Hermits: Listen People: 1964-1969

    BirthplacePrestbury, England

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

  • Charlie Hardwick13

    Films Acted InBilly Elliot, Purely Belter

    BirthplaceWallsend, United Kingdom


    Claire Elizabeth Hardwick (born 3 November 1960) is an English actress, known for portraying... more on Wikipedia
  • 14

    Betty Jardine

    Dec. at 42 (1903-1945)

    Films Acted InA Canterbury Tale, The Ghost Train, We'll Meet Again

    BirthplaceStockport, England

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Betty Jardine was an actress.
  • 15

    Brian Rawlinson

    Dec. at 69 (1931-2000)

    Films Acted InFar from the Madding Crowd, The Attic: The Hiding of Anne Frank, See No Evil, Dangerous Exile, The Big Job

    BirthplaceStockport, United Kingdom

    Brian Rawlinson (12 November 1931 – 23 November 2000) was an English actor and writer for... more on Wikipedia
  • Brooke Burke Charvet16

    Films Acted InThe Wraith, The Hazing, Knuckle Sandwich

    BirthplaceHartford, Connecticut, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America


    ParentsDonna Burke, George Burke

    ChildrenShaya Braven Charvet, Sierra Sky Fisher, Heaven Rain Charvet, Neriah Fisher

    Brooke Lisa Burke (born September 8, 1971) is an American actress, dancer, model, and... more on Wikipedia

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  • Burt Kwouk17

    Burt Kwouk

    Age: 89

    Films Acted InGoldfinger, Empire of the Sun, You Only Live Twice, A Shot in the Dark, The Return of the Pink Panther

    BirthplaceWarrington, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom,England,China


    Herbert Tsangtse Kwouk, OBE (; Chinese: 郭弼; 18 July 1930 – 24 May 2016) was an English actor,... more on Wikipedia
  • Daniel Craig18

    Films Acted InCasino Royale, Skyfall, Road to Perdition, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Quantum of Solace

    BirthplaceChester, England



    ParentsCarol Olivia Craig, Tim Craig

    ChildrenElla Craig

    Daniel Wroughton Craig (born 2 March 1968) is an English actor. He trained at the National... more on Wikipedia

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  • Cathleen Nesbitt19

    Cathleen Nesbitt

    Dec. at 94 (1888-1982)

    Films Acted InAn Affair to Remember, The Parent Trap, Family Plot, French Connection II, Separate Tables

    BirthplaceCheshire, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom, England

    ChildrenJennifer Ramage

    Cathleen Nesbitt (24 November 1888 – 2 August 1982) was an English actress of stage, film and... more on Wikipedia
  • Charles Bryant20

    Charles Bryant

    Dec. at 69 (1879-1948)

    Films Acted InStronger Than Death, Billions, The Brat, War Brides

    BirthplaceCheshire, Eurasia, Hartford, United Kingdom, North West England

    NationalityUnited States of America, United Kingdom

    Charles Bryant (8 January 1879 – 7 August 1948) was a British actor and film director.
  • David Naughton21

    Films Acted InAn American Werewolf in London, Midnight Madness, A Crack in the Floor, Hot Dog…The Movie, Big Bad Wolf

    BirthplaceWest Hartford, Connecticut, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America


    ParentsRosemary Naughton, Joseph Naughton

    David Walsh Naughton (born February 13, 1951) is an American actor and singer known for his... more on Wikipedia
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    Charlotte Comer is an actress.
  • Chris Evans23

    Films Acted InBob the Builder: A Christmas to Remember

    BirthplaceWarrington, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom, England


    ParentsMartin Joseph Evans, Minnie Beardsall

    ChildrenNoah Nicholas Martin Evans, Eli Alfred Michael Evans, Jade Evans

    Christopher James Evans (born 1 April 1966) is an English television presenter, radio DJ,... more on Wikipedia

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  • Claire Foy24

    Claire Foy

    Age: 35

    Films Acted InSeason of the Witch, Vampire Academy: Blood Sisters, Vivaldi, The Night Watch, Going Postal

    BirthplaceStockport, England


    ParentsDavid Foy, Caroline Foy

    Claire Elizabeth Foy (born 16 April 1984) is an English actress. She studied acting at the... more on Wikipedia

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    #1673 of 1,883 The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History#26 of 185 The Best Living English Actresses

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    Domini Blythe

    Dec. at 63 (1947-2010)

    Films Acted InThe Trotsky, Affinity, Million Dollar Babies, Afterglow, Montréal vu par...

    BirthplaceChester, England

    NationalityCanada, United Kingdom

    ParentsRichard Blythe

    Domini Blythe was a British-born Canadian actress. Her numerous stage, film and television... more on Wikipedia