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

With items ranging from Rosie Huntington-Whiteley to Lily Cole, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

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

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Andy Robb is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Andy Robb age 47 - Andy Robb is an actor.

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Ann Holloway is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Ann Holloway age 70 - Ann Holloway is a film actress.

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Belinda Lee is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Belinda Lee Died at 26 (1935-1961) - Belinda Lee was an English actress.

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Ben Aldridge is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Ben Aldridge age 32 - Benjamin Charles "Ben" Aldridge is an English actor, born in Devon. After years with the National Youth Theatre, Aldridge graduated from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art ...more

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Ben Nealon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Ben Nealon age 51 - Benjamin Nealon OBE is best known for playing 2nd Lt/Lt/Capt Jeremy Forsythe in the ITV award winning series Soldier Soldier. He has been in TV series such as Bugs, Casualty, The Bill, I ...more

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Beth Gibbons is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Beth Gibbons age 52 - Beth Gibbons is an English singer and songwriter. She is the singer and lyricist for the English band Portishead.

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Bradley James is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Bradley James age 34 - Bradley James is an English actor from Exeter, Devon. He made his television debut in the ITV series Lewis in 2008 and is best known for portraying King Arthur in the BBC television program

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Brittany Finamore is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Brittany Finamore age 36 - Brittany Renee Finamore is an American actress.

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Charlie Watts is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Charlie Watts age 48 - Charlie Watts is a film actor.

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Chris Martin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Chris Martin age 40 - Christopher Anthony John "Chris" Martin is an English singer-songwriter, the lead vocalist, and co-founder of the band Coldplay.

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Daniel Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Daniel Jefferson Daniel Jefferson is an actor.

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Danny Thompson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Danny Thompson age 78 - Daniel Henry Edward 'Danny' Thompson is an English multi-instrumentalist best known as a double bassist and businessman. He has had a long musical career playing with a large variety of other ...more

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Daphne Heard is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Daphne Heard Died at 79 (1904-1983) - Daphne Heard was an English actress. She was born in Plymouth, Devon. As an actress she had a long and distinguished career on the stage, especially in classical roles, before television where ...more

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Dave Atkins is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Dave Atkins Died at 68 (1940-2008) - Dave Atkins was an English actor mostly known for portraying Sharkey in Britannia Hospital, Moving Man No.1 in Clive Barker's Hellraiser in 1987, and pub landlord Les in Men Behaving Badly. ...more

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David Chokachi is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
David Chokachi age 49 - David Chokachi is an American film and television actor. He's best known for his role in the TV series Witchblade, Baywatch, and Beyond The Break. His father is Iraqi and his mother is Finnish.

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David Gwillim is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
David Gwillim age 69 - David Gwillim is an English actor, known for playing Prince Hal in the BBC Television Shakespeare adaptations of Henry IV, Part I and Henry IV, Part II and the title role in Henry V which were ...more

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Dermot Murnaghan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Dermot Murnaghan age 60 - Dermot Murnaghan is a British broadcaster. A presenter for Sky News, he was a news presenter at CNBC Europe, Independent Television News and BBC News. He has presented news programmes in a ...more

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Dominic Wood is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Dominic Wood age 39 - Dominic Simon "Dom" Wood is an English entertainer, magician and presenter of radio and television, best known as one half of the double act Dick and Dom, with the other being Richard ...more

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Donald Moffat is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Donald Moffat age 87 - Donald Moffat is an English actor, long based in the United States.

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Donald Sinden is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Donald Sinden Died at 91 (1923-2014) - Sir Donald Alfred Sinden CBE FRSA was an English actor in theatre, film, television and radio as well as an author. Achieving early fame as a Rank Organisation film star in the 1950s, Sinden ...more

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Douglas Hodge is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Douglas Hodge age 57 - Douglas Hodge is an English actor, director, and musician who trained for the stage at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. Hodge is a council member of the National Youth Theatre for whom, in ...more

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Hannah Harper is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Hannah Harper age 35 - Hannah Harper is an English pornographic actress, director, and the April 2002 Penthouse Pet of the Month.

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Dylan Turner is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Dylan Turner age 32 - Dylan Turner is an actor.

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Emily Barclay is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Emily Barclay age 33 - Emily Barclay is an English-born, New Zealand AFI award winning actress.

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Emily Bruni is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Emily Bruni age 42 - Emily Bruni, is an English actress. Born to an Italian father who is an academic at Exeter University, Bruni was educated at St Peter's school. Bruni was a member of the Devon Youth Theatre and ...more

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Emma Pierson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Emma Pierson age 36 - Emma Jane Pierson, better known as Emma Pierson, is an English actress. She is best known for her role as Anna Thornton-Wilton in the BBC television drama Hotel Babylon. Pierson has appeared in ...more

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Jonathan Newth is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Jonathan Newth age 78 - Jonathan Newth is a British actor, best known for his performances in television. Credits include: Emergency Ward 10, The Six Wives of Henry VIII, Ace of Wands, The Troubleshooters, Z-Cars, ...more

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Ethel Coleridge is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Ethel Coleridge Died at 93 (1883-1976) - Ethel Coleridge was an English actress, best known for her roles in the original Aldwych farces in the 1920s and 30s.

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Frederick Culley is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Frederick Culley Died at 63 (1879-1942) - Frederick Culley was a British film actor. He was best remembered as the kindly Dr. Sutton in The Four Feathers.

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Frith Banbury is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Frith Banbury Died at 96 (1912-2008) - Frith Banbury MBE was a British theatre actor and director. Frith Banbury was born in Plymouth, Devon, on 4 May 1912, the son of Rear Admiral Frederick Arthur Frith Banbury and his wife ...more

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Geoffrey Sumner is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Geoffrey Sumner Died at 81 (1908-1989) - Geoffrey Sumner was a British actor. As well as appearing in a number of films, he was also a commentator for British Movietone News. A sample of "Train Sequence" from the LP A Journey ...more

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Geoffrey T. Bersey is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Geoffrey T. Bersey age 71 - Geoffrey T. Bersey is an actor.

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George Passmore is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
George Passmore age 75 - George Passmore (born 1942) is one-half of the artistic collaborators known as Gilbert and George.

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George Woodbridge is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
George Woodbridge Died at 66 (1907-1973) - George Woodbridge was an English character actor in films and television from the 1930s to the 1970s. Born in Exeter, Devon, his ruddy-cheeked complexion and West Country accent meant he would ...more

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Gordon Hart is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Gordon Hart Died at 89 (1884-1973) - Gordon Hart was an actor.

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Grayce Hampton is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Grayce Hampton Died at 87 (1876-1963) - Grayce Hampton was an actor.

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Guy Burgess is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Guy Burgess Died at 52 (1911-1963) - Guy Francis de Moncy Burgess was a British radio producer, intelligence officer and Foreign Office official. He was a member of the Cambridge Five spy ring that passed Western secrets to the ...more

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Harry Treadaway is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Harry Treadaway age 33 - Harry John N. Treadaway is an English actor.

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Ian Maclaren is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Ian Maclaren Died at 77 (1875-1952) - Ian Maclaren was an actor.

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Irene Vanbrugh is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Irene Vanbrugh Died at 77 (1872-1949) - Dame Irene Vanbrugh DBE was an English actress. The daughter of a clergyman, Vanbrugh followed her elder sister Violet into the theatrical profession, and sustained a career for more than 50 ...more

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Jack Train is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Jack Train Died at 64 (1902-1966) - Jack Train was a British radio and film actor popular during the Second World War. Born in Plymouth, Devon, Train was on BBC radio in many productions, but his characters in the BBC series ITMA ...more

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Jessie J is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Jessie J Jessica Ellen Cornish, better known by her stage name Jessie J, is an English singer and songwriter. Born and brought up in London, England, she studied at the BRIT School before signing with ...more

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Patricia Kneale is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Patricia Kneale Died at 83 (1925-2008) - Patricia Kneale was a British stage and television actress. She was born in Wolverhampton, Staffordshire.

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John Westbrook is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
John Westbrook Died at 67 (1922-1989) - John Westbrook was an English actor. Born in Teignmouth, Devon, John Westbrook worked mainly in theatre and in radio. He also made occasional film and television appearances. His most famous ...more

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Jon Lee is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Jon Lee age 35 - Jonathan "Jon" Lee is an English actor and singer. Lee is best known as a member of pop group S Club 7 which disbanded in April 2003. He was the youngest member. The group also starred ...more

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Judi Trott is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Judi Trott age 55 - Judi Trott is an English actress, best known for her portrayal of the Lady Marion of Leaford in the popular 1980s series Robin of Sherwood. Trott started her career as a ballet dancer, having ...more

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Jules Sylvester is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Jules Sylvester age 67 - Jules Sylvester is a snake wrangler who works in film and television. He was born in England and raised in Kenya where he was first introduced to snake catching at age 16. He served in the ...more

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Julian Curry is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Julian Curry age 80 - Julian Curry is an English actor best known for playing Claude Erskine-Browne in ITV's comedy-drama Rumpole of the Bailey.

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Julian Sims is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Julian Sims age 55 - Julian Sims is an actor.

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Laith Nakli is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Film Actors From Devon
Laith Nakli age 48 - Laith Nakli is an actor.