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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Central School of Speech and Drama and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Central School of Speech and Drama, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Central School of Speech and Drama include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Central School of Speech and Drama alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Central School of Speech and Drama 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 Central School of Speech and Drama.

List ranges from Judi Dench to Laurence Olivier and more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Central School of Speech and Drama?” and “Which celebrities are Central School of Speech and Drama alumni?”

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Gael García Bernal is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Television producer, Film Producer, Actor
Gael García Bernal is a Mexican film actor, director, and producer. He founded Canana Films in Mexico City.

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Rupert Everett is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Film Producer, Model, Actor
Rupert James Hector Everett is an English actor and writer. He first came to public attention in 1981, when he was cast in Julian Mitchell's play and subsequent film Another Country as an openly ...more

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Carrie Fisher is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Spokesperson, Novelist, Screenwriter
Carrie Frances Fisher is an American actress, novelist, screenwriter, and performance artist. She is best known for her portrayal of Princess Leia. She is also known for her bestselling novel ...more

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Amanda Donohoe is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Actor
Amanda Donohoe is an English film and television actress. She is known for her 1980s relationship with popstar Adam Ant and her later work on television – including L.A. Law and Emmerdale – and ...more

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Laurence Olivier is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter
Laurence Kerr Olivier, Baron Olivier, OM was an English actor who, along with his contemporaries Ralph Richardson and John Gielgud, dominated the British stage of the mid-20th century. He also ...more

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Kathleen Turner is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Theatre Director, Actor, Voice acting
Mary Kathleen Turner, better known as Kathleen Turner, is an American film and stage actress and director. Turner came to fame during the 1980s, after roles in Body Heat, Romancing the Stone, ...more

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Lynn Redgrave is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Actor, Voice acting, Singer
Lynn Rachel Redgrave, OBE was an English actress. A member of the Redgrave family, Lynn trained in London before making her theatrical debut in 1962. By the mid-1960s she had appeared in several ...more

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Gok Wan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Fashion designer, Journalist, Presenter
Gok Wan is an English fashion consultant, author and television presenter, perhaps best known for his Channel 4 television programme How to Look Good Naked. Initially training in the performing ...more

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Natasha Richardson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Actor
Natasha Jane Richardson was an English stage and screen actress. A member of the Redgrave family, she was the daughter of actress Vanessa Redgrave and director/producer Tony Richardson and the ...more

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Graham Norton is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Comedian, Television producer, Screenwriter
Graham William Walker, better known by the stage name Graham Norton, is an Irish television and radio presenter, comedian, and actor. He is the host of comedy chat show The Graham Norton Show. ...more

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Michael Grandage is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Theatre Director, Theatrical producer, Actor
Michael Grandage CBE is a British theatre director and producer. He is currently Artistic Director of the Michael Grandage Company. From 2002 to 2012 he was Artistic Director of the Donmar ...more

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Timothy Findley is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Novelist, Screenwriter, Actor
Timothy Irving Frederick Findley, OC, O.Ont was a Canadian novelist and playwright. He was also informally known by the nickname Tiff or Tiffy, an acronym of his initials.

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Vanessa Redgrave is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Activist, Film Producer, Actor
Vanessa Redgrave, CBE is an English actress of stage, screen and television, as well as a political activist. She is a 2003 American Theatre Hall of Fame inductee, and received the 2010 BAFTA ...more

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Catherine Tate is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor
Catherine Tate is an English comedian, actress and writer. She has won numerous awards for her work on the sketch comedy series The Catherine Tate Show as well as being nominated for an ...more

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Rufus Sewell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Actor
Rufus Frederik Sewell is an English actor. In film, he has appeared in The Woodlanders, Dangerous Beauty, Dark City, A Knight's Tale, The Illusionist, Tristan and Isolde, and Martha, Meet Frank, ...more

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Christopher Eccleston is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Actor
Christopher Eccleston is an English actor. Eccleston played the Ninth Doctor in the British television series Doctor Who and is currently on the American drama series The Leftovers on HBO. He ...more

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James Alexandrou is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Actor
James Alekos Alexandrou is an English actor, best known for playing Martin Fowler in the BBC One soap opera EastEnders. He is currently the presenter of Bizarre Crime on BBC Three.

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James Nesbitt is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Comedian, Actor, Presenter
James Nesbitt is an actor, presenter and comedian from Northern Ireland. Born in Ballymena, County Antrim, Nesbitt grew up in the nearby village of Broughshane, before moving to Coleraine, ...more

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Nickolas Grace is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Actor, Voice acting, Teacher
Nickolas Grace is an English actor known for his roles on television, including Anthony Blanche in the acclaimed ITV adaptation of Brideshead Revisited, and the Sheriff of Nottingham in the ...more

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Paul Bailey is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Writer
Paul Bailey is a British writer and critic, author of several novels as well as biographies of Cynthia Payne and Quentin Crisp.

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Judi Dench is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Theatre Director, Musician, Author
Dame Judith Olivia "Judi" Dench, CH, DBE, FRSA is an English actress and author. Dench made her professional debut in 1957 with the Old Vic Company. Over the following few years she ...more

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Julie Christie is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Activist, Actor
Julie Frances Christie is a British actress. A pop icon of the "swinging London" era of the 1960s, she has won the Academy, Golden Globe, BAFTA, and Screen Actors Guild Awards. ...more

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Ben Browder is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Screenwriter, Actor
Robert Benedict "Ben" Browder is an American actor and writer, known for his roles as John Crichton in Farscape and Cameron Mitchell in Stargate SG-1.

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Jeremy Brett is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Actor
Jeremy Brett, was an English actor, probably best known for playing fictional detective Sherlock Holmes in four Granada TV series from 1984 to 1994 in all 41 episodes. His career spanned from ...more

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Alice Krige is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Central School Of Speech And Drama Alumni
Film Producer, Actor
Alice Maud Krige is a South African actress and producer. Her first feature film role was as the Gilbert and Sullivan singer Sybil Gordon in the 1981 Academy Award-winning film Chariots of Fire. ...more