Entertainment 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 Rydel Simpson, better known as A Guy Called Gerald, is a British musician, record producer and DJ. He is best known for his early work in the Manchester acid house scene in the late 1980s ...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, known as A. E. Matthews, was an English actor who played numerous character roles on the stage and in film for eight decades, and who became known for his acting ...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)
A. Edward Sutherland aka Eddie Sutherland was a film director and actor. Born Albert Edward Sutherland in London, he was from a theatrical family. His father, Al Sutherland, was a theatre ...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 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 the folk music revival of the 1950s and ...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 was an English film director, actor, screenwriter and producer of the silent era. He directed 89 films between 1910 and 1936. He also appeared in 18 films between 1924 and 1939. In ...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 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 producing ...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 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 sweet-voiced soprano at an early ...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 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 affairs program The Point ...more
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Nick Robinson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
age 33
Nick Robinson is a British actor who has appeared regularly on British television, most famously as William Beech in Goodnight Mister Tom, starring John Thaw. He also played the lead 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 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 Taylor-Johnson is an English actor. He began performing at age six and has appeared in films such as Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging and The Illusionist. He then moved onto starring ...more
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Abbey Clancy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
age 33
Abigail Marie "Abbey" Crouch is a British lingerie and catwalk model and television presenter. She is married to footballer Peter Crouch, was the runner-up of Britain's Next Top Model, ...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 was a builder, car restorer, author and the son of actor Peter Sellers. He also had small parts in a couple of his father's films. He was often interviewed by the ...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 was an English film actor. He appeared in more than 80 films between 1916 and 1968. A veteran film actor by 1923, he scored a big hit that year in If Winter Comes, later remade by ...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 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 appeared in a 2010 ...more
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Abdul Salis is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
age 40
Abdul Salis is a British actor, probably most notable for his role as a paramedic Curtis Cooper on Casualty, the longest-running medical drama broadcast in the UK. He is a son of Ghanaian ...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, is an English television character actress who emigrated to Australia in 1968 and became one of Australia's significant sex symbols of the ...more
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Abigail Cruttenden is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
age 51
Abigail Cruttenden is an English actress. Cruttenden played opposite Sean Bean as his character's onscreen wife Jane in several episodes of the TV series Sharpe.
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Abigail Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
age 51
Abigail Rhiannedd Hopkins 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 his former wife, ...more
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Abigail McKern is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From England
age 64
Abigail McKern is an English actress who appeared, alongside her father Leo, in the last three series of Rumpole of the Bailey as his young colleague Liz Probert. She has played many other roles ...more