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Famous Film Actors From England

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

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This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from England?" and "Which famous actors were born in England?"
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A Guy Called Gerald is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
age 52
Gerald Simpson (born 16 February 1967), better known as A Guy Called Gerald, is a British DJ, record producer and musician. He was an early member of 808 State, and later achieved success as a ...more
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A. E. Matthews is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
Dec. at 91 (1869-1960)
Alfred Edward Matthews, OBE (22 November 1869 – 25 July 1960), known as A. E. Matthews, was an English actor who played numerous character roles on the stage and in film for eight decades, and ...more
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A. Edward Sutherland is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
Dec. at 78 (1895-1973)
Albert Edward Sutherland (January 5, 1895 – December 31, 1973) was a film director and actor. Born in London, he was from a theatrical family. His father, Al Sutherland, was a theatre manager ...more
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A. L. Lloyd is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
A. L. Lloyd Dec. at 74 (1908-1982)
Albert Lancaster Lloyd (29 February 1908 – 29 September 1982), usually known as A. L. Lloyd or Bert Lloyd, was an English folk singer and collector of folk songs, and as such was a key figure in ...more
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Wilfred Noy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
Dec. at 65 (1883-1948)
Wilfred Noy (born Wilfred Noy Blumberg, 24 December 1883 – 29 March 1948) was an English film director, actor, screenwriter and producer of the silent era. Noy was the maternal uncle of Leslie ...more
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A. V. Bramble is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
Dec. at 76 (1887-1963)
Albert Victor Bramble (1884–1963) was an English actor and film director. He began his acting career on the stage. He started acting in films in 1913, and subsequently turned to directing and ...more
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Walter Byron is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
Dec. at 73 (1899-1972)
Walter Byron was an English film actor. He starred opposite Gloria Swanson in the 1929 film Queen Kelly and appeared in 66 films between 1926 and 1942.
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A.W. Baskcomb is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
A.W. Baskcomb Dec. at 59 (1880-1939)
A.W. Baskcomb was an actor and a screenwriter.
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Muriel Angelus is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
Dec. at 95 (1909-2004)
Muriel Angelus (10 March 1912 – 26 June 2004) was an English stage, musical theatre, and film actress. Born Muriel E S M Findlay in Lambeth, South London, to Scottish parentage, she developed a ...more
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Aamer Haleem is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
Aamer Haleem age 51
Aamer Haleem (born 16 September 1975) is a Canadian radio and television personality, who was a co-host of the Vancouver edition of CTV Morning Live. He has hosted the weekday afternoon current ...more
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Nick Robinson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
age 33
Nicholas John Robinson (born March 22, 1995) is an American actor. As a child, he appeared in the 2008 stage productions of A Christmas Carol and Mame, following which he starred in the ...more
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Aaron Ishmael is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
Aaron Ishmael is an actor.
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Stephen Campbell Moore is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
age 42
Stephen Campbell Moore (born Stephen Moore Thorpe; 30 November 1977) is an English actor, best known for his roles in the Alan Bennett play The History Boys and its subsequent film.
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Aaron Taylor-Johnson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
age 29
Aaron Perry Taylor-Johnson (né Johnson; born 13 June 1990) is a British actor and screenwriter, best known as the titular character in the Kick-Ass films and his role as Lieutenant Ford ...more
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Abbey Clancy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
age 33
Abigail Marie Clancy (born 10 January 1986) is an English lingerie and catwalk model and television personality. She is married to former footballer Peter Crouch, was the runner-up of Britain's ...more
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Michael Sellers is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
Dec. at 52 (1954-2006)
Michael Peter Anthony Sellers (2 April 1954 – 24 July 2006) was a British builder, car restorer, author and the son of actor Peter Sellers. He also had small parts in a couple of his father's ...more
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Stella Rho is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
Stella Rho is an actress.
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Abby Ford is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
age 40
Abby Ford is an actress.
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Percy Marmont is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
Dec. at 94 (1883-1977)
Percy Marmont (25 November 1883 – 3 March 1977) was an English film actor.Marmont appeared in more than 80 films between 1916 and 1968. A veteran film actor by 1923, he scored a big hit that ...more
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Abby Rakic-Platt is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
age 26
Abby Rakic-Platt (born 3 May 1993) is a British actress best known for her performances in the television series The Story of Tracy Beaker on the children's channel CBBC as Jackie Hopper. She ...more
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Abdul Salis is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
age 40
Abdul Salis (born 6 July 1979) is a British actor. He played paramedic Curtis Cooper on Casualty, the longest-running medical drama broadcast in the UK. He is a son of Ghanaian parents who moved ...more
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Abigail is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
age 73
Abigail Rogan (known mononymously as Abigail; born (1946-07-23) 23 July 1946 in London) is a retired English-born Australian character actress particularly of television soap operas and film and ...more
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Abigail Cruttenden is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
age 51
Abigail Lucy Cruttenden (born 23 March 1968) is an English actress. Cruttenden played opposite Sean Bean as his character Richard Sharpe's onscreen wife Jane in several episodes of the TV series ...more
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Abigail Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
age 51
Abigail Rhiannedd Hopkins (born 20 August 1968) is an English singer-songwriter, actress and theatre director. She was born in Putney, London and is the daughter of the actor Anthony Hopkins and ...more
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Abigail McKern is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
age 64
Abigail McKern (born 1955) is an English actress who appeared, alongside her father Leo, in the last three series of Rumpole of the Bailey as his young pupil Liz Probert. She has played many ...more