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Famous Bristol Old Vic Theatre School Alumni

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List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to Bristol Old Vic Theatre School and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Bristol Old Vic Theatre School include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Bristol Old Vic Theatre School alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Bristol Old Vic Theatre School are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.

These graduates, like Daniel Day-Lewis and Jeremy Irons include images when available.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Bristol Old Vic Theatre School?” and “Which celebrities are Bristol Old Vic Theatre School alumni?”
  • 1
    Daniel Day-Lewis


    BirthplaceGreenwich, London, United Kingdom

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  • 2
    Pete Postlethwaite

    Pete Postlethwaite

    Dubbing, Actor

    AgeDec. at 65 (1946-2011)

    BirthplaceWarrington, England

    Peter William Postlethwaite, OBE (; 7 February 1946 – 2 January 2011) was an English character... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    Jeremy Irons

    Jeremy Irons

    Actor, Voice acting


    BirthplaceCowes, United Kingdom

    Jeremy John Irons (born 19 September 1948) is an English actor. After receiving classical... more on Wikipedia

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  • 4
    Brian Blessed

    Brian Blessed

    Author, Actor


    BirthplaceMexborough, Eurasia, United Kingdom

    Brian Blessed, (; born 9 October 1936) is an English actor, writer and presenter. He is known... more on Wikipedia

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  • 5
    Trudie Styler

    Trudie Styler

    Film Producer, Actor


    BirthplaceBromsgrove, United Kingdom

    Trudie Styler (born 6 January 1954) is an English actress, film producer and director.
  • 6
    Naomie Harris


    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Naomie Melanie Harris (born 6 September 1976) is an English actress. She started her career... more on Wikipedia

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  • 7
    Samantha Bond

    Samantha Bond



    BirthplaceKensington, London, England

    Samantha Bond (born 27 November 1961) is an English actress, perhaps best known for playing... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    Marc Sinden

    Marc Sinden

    Theatrical producer, Film Producer


    BirthplaceLondon, England

    Marc Sinden (born 9 May 1954) is an English film director, actor and theatre producer. Sinden... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Matt Frewer

    Matt Frewer

    Actor, Voice acting


    BirthplaceWashington, D.C., United States of America

    Matthew George Frewer (born January 4, 1958) is a Canadian-American actor, singer, voice... more on Wikipedia

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  • 10
    Patricia Routledge

    Patricia Routledge

    Actor, Singer


    BirthplaceTranmere, United Kingdom

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  • 11
    Jeremy Northam

    Jeremy Northam

    Actor, Singer


    BirthplaceEngland, Cambridge

    Jeremy Philip Northam (born 1 December 1961) is an English actor. After a number of television... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Ray Stevenson


    BirthplaceLisburn, United Kingdom

    George Raymond Stevenson (born 25 May 1964) is a Northern Irish actor. He is known for playing... more on Wikipedia

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  • 13
    Olivia Williams


    BirthplaceCamden Town, London, United Kingdom

    Olivia Haigh Williams (born 26 July 1968) is a British actress, film, stage, and television... more on Wikipedia
  • 14
    Miranda Richardson

    Miranda Richardson

    Actor, Voice acting


    BirthplaceSouthport, United Kingdom

    Miranda Jane Richardson (born 3 March 1958) is an English actress. She made her film debut... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    Oded Fehr

    Oded Fehr

    Actor, Voice acting


    BirthplaceTel Aviv, Israel

    Oded Fehr (Hebrew: עודד פהר‎; born on 23 November 1970) is an Israeli actor, currently based... more on Wikipedia
  • 16
    Greta Scacchi

    Greta Scacchi

    Model, Actor


    BirthplaceMilan, Italy

    Greta Scacchi (Italian pronunciation: [ˌɡrɛːta ˈskakːi]; born 18 February 1960) is an Italian... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Amanda Redman

    Amanda Redman

    Actor, Teacher


    BirthplaceBrighton, United Kingdom

    Amanda Jacqueline Redman, (born 12 August 1957) is an English actress, known for her role as... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Rupert Penry-Jones

    Rupert Penry-Jones

    Actor, Presenter


    BirthplaceLondon, England

    Rupert William Penry-Jones (born 22 September 1970) is a Welsh actor, known for his... more on Wikipedia

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  • 19
    Jeffrey DeMunn

    Jeffrey DeMunn

    Actor, Voice acting


    BirthplaceUSA, Buffalo, New York

    Jeffrey DeMunn (born April 25, 1947) is an American stage, film and television actor known for... more on Wikipedia

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  • 20
    David Oakes


    BirthplaceEngland, Fordingbridge

    Rowan David Oakes is an English actor and environmentalist. He is best known for his roles in... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Ingrid Lacey


    BirthplaceGodalming, England

    Ingrid Marcella Lacey (born 6 November 1958) is a British actress. She is known for her role... more on Wikipedia
  • 22


    BirthplaceHatfield, Hertfordshire, England

    Philippa "Pippa" Haywood (born 6 May 1961) is an English actress. She won the 2005 Rose d'Or... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    Stephanie Cole


    BirthplaceSolihull, United Kingdom

    Patricia Stephanie Cole (born 5 October 1941) is an English stage, television, radio and film... more on Wikipedia
  • 24
    Caroline Bliss


    BirthplaceEngland, London

    Caroline Bliss (born 12 July 1961) is an English actress who trained at the Bristol Old Vic... more on Wikipedia
  • 25
    John Sharian

    John Sharian

    Screenwriter, Actor

    BirthplaceUSA, Connecticut

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