Entertainment Fortysomething Cast List

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Fortysomething cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Fortysomething main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these Fortysomething stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Fortysomething focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Fortysomething that are on here as well.

Items on this poll include Hugh Laurie and Benedict Cumberbatch

If you are wondering, "Who are the actors from Fortysomething?" or "Who starred on Fortysomething?" then this list will help you answer those questions.

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Anna Chancellor is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Fortysomething Cast List
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Anna Theodora Chancellor is an English actress. ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Pride and Prejudice, The Hour, Spooks, Pramface, The Vice, + more

Birthplace: London, Richmond, London, United Kingdom

Nationality: England

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Benedict Cumberbatch is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Fortysomething Cast List
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Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch is an English actor and film producer who has performed in film, television, theatre and radio. The son of actors Timothy Carlton and Wanda Ventham, he graduated from the University of Manchester and continued his training at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, obtaining a Master of Arts in Classical Acting. He first performed at the Open Air Theatre, Regent's Park in Shakespearean productions such as Love's Labour's Lost, A Midsummer Night's Dream, and Romeo and Juliet. He also portrayed George Tesman in Richard Eyre's revival of Hedda Gabler in 2005 and since then has starred in the Royal National Theatre productions After the Dance and ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Sherlock, Parade's End, The Last Enemy, Nathan Barley, Tipping the Velvet, + more

Birthplace: Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom

Also Ranked

#47 on The Best (Male) Actors Working Today

#12 on The Greatest British Actors of All Time

#68 on The Most Trustworthy Celebrities in the World

#32 on The Greatest Actors Who Have Never Won an Oscar (for Acting)

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Emma Ferguson is a British actress. She is perhaps best known for her starring role in the series Mile High with co-stars Naomi Ryan and Jo Anne Knowles, but Ferguson has also had major roles in the TV movie The Brides in the Bath and in the miniseries North and South. ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Fortysomething, Mile High

Birthplace: England

Nationality: United Kingdom

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Hugh Laurie is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Fortysomething Cast List
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James Hugh Calum Laurie, OBE, known professionally as Hugh Laurie, is an English actor, writer, director, musician and comedian. He first became known as one-half of the Fry and Laurie double act with his friend and comedy partner Stephen Fry, whom he joined in the cast of A Bit of Fry & Laurie, Blackadder, and Jeeves and Wooster in the 1980s and 1990s. From 2004 to 2012, he played Dr. Gregory House, the protagonist of House, for which he received two Golden Globe awards, two Screen Actors Guild awards, and six Emmy nominations. He was listed in the 2011 Guinness World Records as the most watched leading man on television and was one of the highest-paid actors in a television drama, earning ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: House, The Black Adder, Tracey Takes On..., A Bit of Fry & Laurie, A Bit of Fry and Laurie, + more

Birthplace: Oxford, United Kingdom

Nationality: England

Also Ranked

#35 on The Greatest British Actors of All Time

#11 on The Best Living English Actors

#61 on The Greatest Actors Who Have Never Won an Oscar (for Acting)

#18 on The Best English Actors of All Time

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