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List Rules Only TV actors who were born or grew up in Essex.

List of famous television actors/actresses who were born in Essex, with photos when available. These renowned Essex actors and actresses are listed by popularity, so the names at the top of the list will be the most recognizable. A few of these actors may not have technically been born in Essex, but everyone on this list grew up in Essex and considers it to be their home. This list includes Essex TV actors from every type of show, including cartoons where they might have done voice over work. If you grew up in Essex then you should be proud of these television actors whose birthplace is Essex. Various bits of information are available for these Essex celebrities as well, such as what year they were born and what shows they are known for.

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Stephen Moyer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Stephen Moyer True Blood, Ultraviolet, Grand

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Rik Mayall is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Rik Mayall The Black Adder, The Young Ones, Bottom

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Sean Maguire is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Sean Maguire EastEnders, Off Centre, Grange Hill

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Chris Haywood is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Chris Haywood Pacific Drive, Return to Eden, False Witness

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Tamzin Outhwaite is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Tamzin Outhwaite EastEnders, Men Behaving Badly, The Fixer

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Nick Frost is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Nick Frost Spaced, Green Wing, Man Stroke Woman

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Dermot O'Leary is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Dermot O'Leary A League of Their Own, Channel 4's Comedy Gala, The Big Breakfast

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Amanda Root is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Amanda Root The Forsyte Saga, Daniel Deronda, The Robinsons

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Phil Davis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Phil Davis Being Human, Whitechapel, Bleak House

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Chiwetel Ejiofor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Chiwetel Ejiofor The Shadow Line, Dancing on the Edge, Tsunami: The Aftermath

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Russell Brand is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Russell Brand Brand X with Russell Brand, Russell Brand's Ponderland, The Big Fat Quiz of the Year

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Margaret Tyzack is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Margaret Tyzack EastEnders, I, Claudius

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Hermione Norris is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Hermione Norris Spooks, Wire in the Blood, Kingdom

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Ben Shephard is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Ben Shephard The Krypton Factor, Soapstar Superstar, Who Dares^! Sings!

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Ross Kemp is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Ross Kemp EastEnders, Emmerdale, The Chief

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Jaime Murray is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Jaime Murray Dexter, Warehouse 13, Ringer

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Juliet Stevenson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Juliet Stevenson The Hour, Masterpiece, The Legends of Treasure Island

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Jeremy Sheffield is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Jeremy Sheffield Merlin, Hollyoaks, Holby City

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Beth Goddard is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Beth Goddard Gimme Gimme Gimme, Peak Practice, Daylight Robbery

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Charlotte Rampling is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Charlotte Rampling My Uncle Silas

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Sanjeev Bhaskar is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Sanjeev Bhaskar Goodness Gracious Me, Mumbai Calling, Chopratown

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Rhys Thomas is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Rhys Thomas The Fast Show, Nathan Barley, Bang^! Bang^! It's Reeves and Mortimer

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Ken Campbell is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Ken Campbell Law and Order, Law & Order, Herman's Head

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Daniel Mays is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Daniel Mays Ashes to Ashes, Red Riding, Outcasts

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Alex Jennings is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Alex Jennings Whitechapel, Cranford, The State Within

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Jane Leeves is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Jane Leeves Frasier, Murphy Brown, Hot in Cleveland

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Ian Abercrombie is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Ian Abercrombie Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Birds of Prey, Santa Barbara

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Billy Bragg is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list TV Actors from Essex

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Alastair Duncan is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Alastair Duncan Tracey Takes On..., Birds in the Bush, Around the World in 80 Days (1972)

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Danny Young is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Danny Young Out of Control, The Match, Kerching!

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Georgina Hale is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Georgina Hale Budgie, The Strauss Family, T-Bag

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Alex Walkinshaw is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Alex Walkinshaw Casualty, Side by Side, Nelson's Column

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Jamie Oliver is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list TV Actors from Essex

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Victoria Beckham is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Victoria Beckham Victoria Beckham: Coming to America

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Philip Latham is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Philip Latham The Troubleshooters (UK), The Pallisers, Leaving

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Jeff Brazier is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Jeff Brazier Celebrity Wrestling, The Farm, Shipwrecked

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Jo Joyner is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Jo Joyner EastEnders, North and South, North & South

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Nicholas Farrell is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Nicholas Farrell Sex^! Chips & Rock n' Roll, The Diary of Anne Frank, Mansfield Park

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Cathy Murphy is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Cathy Murphy The Tenant of Wildfell Hall, The House of Eliott

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Terrence Hardiman is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Terrence Hardiman The Worst Witch, Cadfael, The Demon Headmaster

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Michelle Dockery is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Michelle Dockery Downton Abbey, Hogfather, Terry Pratchett's Hogfather

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Francis de Wolff is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Francis de Wolff Jesus of Nazareth, The Tomorrow People

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Jenny Powell is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Jenny Powell Celebrity Wrestling, Wheel of Fortune, To Buy or Not to Buy

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Russell Tovey is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Russell Tovey Being Human, Little Dorrit, Looking

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Neil Innes is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Neil Innes Do Not Adjust Your Set, The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch, The Raggy Dolls

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Kellie Bright is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Kellie Bright EastEnders, Bad Girls, The Upper Hand

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Sarah Miles is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Sarah Miles Dandelion Dead, Dandelion Dead

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Danny Lee Wynter is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Danny Lee Wynter Joe's Palace, Capturing Mary

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Darren Day is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Darren Day Don't Try This at Home, Win^! Lose or Draw, You Bet!

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Tom Payne is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list TV Actors from Essex
Tom Payne Luck, Waterloo Road, Wuthering Heights