Famous People From Warrington

List of famous people from Warrington, including photos when available. The people below are listed by their popularity, so the most recognizable names are at the top of the list. Some of the people below are celebrities born in Warrington, while others are simply notable locals. If you're from Warrington you might already know that these prominent figures are also from your hometown, but some of the names below may really surprise you. This list includes people who were born and raised in Warrington, as well as those who were born there but moved away at a young age.

This list is made up of people like Neil Wainwright and Ian Brown.

If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Warrington?" or "Which celebrities were born in Warrington?" then this list is a great resource for you.
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    • Birthplace: Warrington, United Kingdom
    Christopher James Evans (born 1 April 1966) is an English television presenter, radio DJ, businessman, voice actor and producer for radio and television. He started his broadcasting career working ...more
    • Birthplace: Warrington, England
    John Hindley (born 7 August 1965) is a retired British professional wrestler best known by his ring name Johnny Smith, as the storyline relative of wrestler Davey Boy Smith.
  • Polly Walker

    Polly Walker

    Age: 56
    • Birthplace: Warrington, England
    Polly Alexandra Walker (born 19 May 1966) is an English actress. She has starred in the films Enchanted April (1992), Patriot Games (1992), Sliver (1993), Restoration (1995), The Gambler (1997) and ...more
  • Thomas Claughton
    Dec. at 83 (1808-1892)
    • Birthplace: Winwick, Warrington, United Kingdom
    Thomas Legh Claughton (6 November 1808 – 25 July 1892) was a British academic, poet and clergyman. He was professor of poetry at Oxford University from 1852 to 1857; Bishop of Rochester; and the ...more
    • Birthplace: Warrington, United Kingdom
    James Paul Stelfox (born 23 March 1976 in Warrington) is an English musician, best known as the bassist for Starsailor. Stelfox produced Kingsway's debut EP with John Kettle.
  • Ted Astley
    Dec. at 76 (1922-1998)
    • Birthplace: Warrington, United Kingdom
    Edwin Thomas Astley (12 April 1922 - 19 May 1998) was a British composer. His best known works are British television themes and scores, most notably the theme to The Saint, and Danger Man. He also ...more