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Ever wondered how many famous people named Alastair there are? This list of celebrities named Alastair includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Alastairs on this list come in all shapes and sizes, but all ended up achieving some kind of fame in their respective fields. This includes singers and musicians named Alastair, actors named Alastair, and even athletes named Alastair. Well-known Alastairs like Alastair Sim, Alastair Reynolds, and Alastair Cook are just the start of this list.
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Alastair Sim is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Actor
Alastair George Bell Sim, CBE, was a Scottish character actor who began his theatrical career at the age of thirty, but quickly became established as a popular West End performer, remaining so ...more
Alastair Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Novelist, Science-fiction writer, Writer
Alastair Preston Reynolds is a British science fiction author. He specialises in dark hard science fiction and space opera. He spent his early years in Cornwall, moved back to Wales before going ...more
Alastair Cook is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Cricketer
Alastair Nathan Cook, MBE is an English cricketer. A left-handed opening batsman, he is the captain of the England test team and former ODI captain, and plays county cricket for Essex. Cook ...more
Alastair Campbell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Politician, Journalist
Alastair John Campbell is a British journalist, broadcaster, political aide and author, best known for his work as Director of Communications and Strategy for prime minister Tony Blair between ...more
Alastair Duncan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Actor, Presenter
Alastair Duncan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Actor, Voice acting, Estate agent
Alastair Neil Duncan is a Scottish television, film and stage actor, and real estate broker. He is sometimes credited as Neil Duncan.
Alastair Burnet is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Journalist, Presenter
Sir James William Alexander Burnet, known as Sir Alastair Burnet, was a British journalist and broadcaster, best known for his work in news and current affairs programmes, including a long ...more
Alastair Buchan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Neurologist, Researcher
Professor Alastair Buchan is a neurologist and researcher in stroke medicine. His main research interest has always been how to make neuroprotection a reality in the clinic. Since October 2008 ...more
Alastair Fothergill is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Television director, Television producer, Film Producer
Alastair Fothergill is a British producer of nature documentaries for television and cinema. He is the series producer of the multi-award winning series The Blue Planet, Planet Earth and the ...more
Alastair Stewart is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Journalist, Actor, Presenter
Alastair James Stewart OBE is an English journalist and newscaster, currently employed by ITN where he is a main newscaster for ITV News. Stewart joined Southern Television in 1976 then joined ...more
Alastair Mackenzie is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Actor
Alastair Mackenzie is a Scottish actor. He was born in Trinafour, near Perth and educated at Westbourne House School and Glenalmond College in Perthshire. Mackenzie left home at the age of 18 ...more
Alastair Reid is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Television director, Television producer, Screenwriter
Alastair Reid is a television director.
Alastair G. W. Cameron is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Physicist
Alastair G. W. Cameron was a Canadian astrophysicist and space scientist who was an eminent staff member of the Astronomy department of Harvard University. Cameron, the son of a Canadian ...more
Alastair Borthwick is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Journalist, Mountaineer, Presenter
Alastair Charles Borthwick OBE was a Scottish author and broadcaster whose books recorded the popularisation of climbing as a working class sport in Scotland, and the Second World War from the ...more
Alastair Surprise is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Television producer, Screenwriter, Actor
Alastair Surprise is an actor, screenwriter and television producer.
Alastair Fitter is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Professor, Botanist
Alastair Hugh Fitter CBE FRS is a British ecologist at the University of York. He was educated at Oxford and at Liverpool, and came to the Department of Biology in York in 1972. In 2004 he was ...more
Alastair Hetherington is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Journalist
Hector Alastair Hetherington was a British journalist, newspaper editor and academic. For nearly twenty years he was the editor of The Guardian, and is regarded as one of the leading editors of ...more
Alastair Reid is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Poet
Alastair Reid is a 1957 Guggenheim Fellow in Creative Arts.
Alastair Ross is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Politician
Alastair Ross is a Unionist politician in Northern Ireland. Ross studied at the Friends School in Lisburn and at the University of Dundee before returning to study Irish Politics at Queen's ...more
Alastair Hignell is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Commentator, Cricketer, Athlete
Alastair James Hignell CBE is a former English rugby union international and cricketer, and broadcaster. Hignell is the son of a former Great Britain athlete.
Alastair Gillespie is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Politician
Alastair William Gillespie, PC OC is a former Canadian politician. Born in Victoria, British Columbia, Gillespie attended Brentwood College School, McGill University and then Oxford University ...more
Alastair Denniston is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Commander Alexander Guthrie Denniston CMG CBE RNVR was a British codebreaker in Room 40 and first head of the Government Code and Cypher School and field hockey player. Denniston was appointed ...more
Alastair
Cinematographer, Film Editor, Film Director
Alastair Christopher is a film director, editor and cinematographer.
Alastair Gamble is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Actor
Alastair Gamble is a Canadian film and television actor working in Vancouver, British Columbia and residing in his hometown of Yellowknife, Northwest Territories. He is one of the lead actors in ...more
Alastair Wilson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Alastair
Alastair Wilson Field Hockey player
Alastair Wilson is a British field hockey player, he has competed in the European championship, as well as in the World Championship and in the 2008 Olympics. Wilson graduated from Nottingham ...more