Actors Famous Film Actors From Lancashire

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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Lancashire, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Lancashire, as in some cases Lancashire may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Lancashire then your city's claim to fame might be that the actors and actresses listed below are from there as well. There may be a lot of famous athletes, musicians and other famous people that were born in Lancashire, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

Items here include everything from John Lennon to George Harrison.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Lancashire?" and "Which famous actors were born in Lancashire?"

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Abbey Clancy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 32 Abigail Marie "Abbey" Crouch is a British lingerie and catwalk model and television presenter. She is married to footballer Peter Crouch, was the runner-up of Britain's Next Top Model, ...more

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Adam Fogerty is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 49 Adam Heywood Fogerty is an English actor and former boxer and rugby league player. He is the son of Terry Fogerty, a rugby league player during the 1960s and '70s who played at club level for ...more

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Adam Kendrick is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 49 Adam Kendrick, also known as Adamo Palladino, is a British actor who has appeared on television and in films.

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Ainsley Howard is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
Ainsley Howard is a British actress probably best known for her roles as Birdie in the 2008 film Mum & Dad in which she co-starred alongside Perry Benson, Dido Miles and Toby Alexander and ...more

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Al Weaver is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 37 Alex "Al" Weaver is an English actor.

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Alan Hunter is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 66 Alan Hunter is an actor.

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Alan Rothwell is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 81 Alan Rothwell is an English actor and television presenter. He was born in Oldham, Lancashire. He first came to fame in 1960, playing the character David Barlow in the then new ITV soap opera ...more

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Albert Hart is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
Died at 65 (1875-1940) Albert Hart was an actor.

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Albert Wilkinson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 80 Albert Wilkinson is an actor.

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Bernard Cribbins is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 90 Bernard Cribbins, OBE is an English character actor, voice-over artist and musical comedian with a career spanning over seventy years. He came to prominence in films of the 1960s, and has been ...more

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Alexander Pollard is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
Died at 64 (1886-1950) Alexander Pollard was an actor.

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Alfie Boe is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 45 Alfred Giovanni Roncalli Boe, known professionally initially as both Alf and Alfred Boe as well as, more recently, Alfie Boe, is an English tenor singer and actor, notably performing in musical ...more

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Alice Barry is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 72 Alice Barry is an English actress. Her first regular television role was playing Peggy Hargreaves in Clocking Off. She regularly appeared in Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights and Bob & Rose, and ...more

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Brian Cox is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 50 Brian Edward Cox, OBE, is an English physicist, and professor of particle physics in the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Manchester in the UK. He is best known to the public ...more

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Alison Steadman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 72 Alison Steadman, OBE is an English actress. She was made an OBE in the 2000 New Year Honours. In a 2007 Channel 4 poll, the "50 Greatest Actors" voted for by other actors, she was ...more

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Allan Arthur Fielding is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 70 Allan Arthur Fielding is a film actor and producer.

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Allan Surtees is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
Died at 76 (1924-2000) Allan Surtees is an actor.

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Amanda Barrie is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 83 Amanda Barrie is an English actress.

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Amanda Fairclough is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
Amanda Fairclough age 55 Amanda Fairclough is an actress.

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Amelia Warner is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 36 Amelia Warner is an English actress, as well as a musician who performs under the name Slow Moving Millie.

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Andrée Melly is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 86 Andrée Melly is an English actress. Born in Liverpool, Lancashire, she appeared in many British films, including the comedy The Belles of St Trinian's and the Hammer Horror film The ...more

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Andrew Langtree is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 41 Andrew Langtree is a British actor.

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Angela Clarke is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 49 Angela Clarke is an English actress best known for playing Colette Daly in the television drama series Soldier Soldier. She has also appeared in Brookside, Coronation Street, Liverpool 1, The ...more

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Ann Overstall Comfort is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 79 Ann Overstall Comfort is an actress.

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Anna Dawson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 81 Anna Dawson is an English actress and singer. Born in Bolton, Lancashire, Dawson spent part of her childhood in Tanganyika, where her father worked. She attended the Elmhurst Ballet School and ...more

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Anne Blake is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
Died at 92 (1908-2000) Anne Blake was an actress.

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Anne Rogers is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 85 Anne Rogers is an English actress, dancer, and singer.

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Anthony Booth is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 87 Anthony George Booth is an English actor, best known for his role as Mike Rawlins in the BBC series Till Death Us Do Part.

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Anthony Green is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 48 Anthony Green is an English actor best known for playing Station Officer Mick Callaghan in the series finale of London's Burning.

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Anthony Holden is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 71 Anthony Holden is the former husband of Amanda Holden.

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Anthony Valentine is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 79 Anthony Valentine is an English actor known for his TV roles: the ruthless Toby Meres in Callan, the sinister Major Mohn in Colditz, as the title character in Raffles. Valentine was born in ...more

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Antony Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
Died at 43 (1952-1995) Antony Hamilton "Tony" Smith, known professionally as Antony Hamilton, was an English-born Australian actor, model, and dancer. Hamilton began his career as a ballet dancer with The ...more

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Anulka Dziubinska is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 68 Anulka Maria Dziubinska is an English actress and model. She was featured as Playboy magazine's Playmate of the Month in May 1973. After her Playmate appearance, Dziubinska became an actress of ...more

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Arthur Askey is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
Died at 82 (1900-1982) Arthur Bowden Askey CBE was a prominent English comedian and actor. Askey's humour owed much to the playfulness of the characters he portrayed, his improvisation, and his use of catchphrases, ...more

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Arthur B. Woods is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
Died at 40 (1904-1944) Arthur B. Woods was a film director and screenwriter.

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Ashley Jade is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 31 Ashley Thewlis is an actress.

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Aubrey Mallalieu is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
Died at 75 (1873-1948) Aubrey Mallalieu was an English actor with a prolific career in supporting roles in films in the 1930s and 1940s. Information is scant on Mallalieu's pre-film career, but he is believed to have ...more

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Avril Angers is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
Died at 87 (1918-2005) Florence Avril Angers was an English stand up comedienne and actress. The Daily Telegraph described her as "one of the most zestful, charming and reliable character comediennes in the ...more

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Aynsley Dunbar is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 72 Aynsley Thomas Dunbar is an English drummer. He has worked with some of the top names in rock, including Nils Lofgren, Eric Burdon, John Mayall, Frank Zappa, Ian Hunter, Lou Reed, Jefferson ...more

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Barry Foy is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 42 Barry Foy is an actor and a screenwriter.

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Barry Lowe is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
Died at 86 (1925-2011) Barry Lowe was an actor.

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Edward Cooper is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
Died at 73 (1883-1956) Edward Cooper was an English actor who worked extensively in both Britain and Hollywood. Cooper generally played minor or supporting parts but was occasionally given larger roles. He was married ...more

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Barry Sloane is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 37 Barry Sloane is an English actor. He has appeared in numerous television shows, and in the BAFTA Award-winning television films Pleasureland and The Mark of Cain. In 2006, Sloane made his West ...more

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Beatrix Fielden-Kaye is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
Died at 59 (1883-1942) Beatrix Fielden-Kaye was an actress.

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Belle Chrystall is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
Died at 93 (1910-2003) Belle Chrystall was a British actress who appeared in a number of leading roles in British films during the 1930s. She was born in Preston, Lancashire in 1910. She came to London and after ...more

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Gary Mounfield is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 56 Gary Manny "Mani" Mounfield is an English rock bassist, best known for being a member of the Stone Roses and Primal Scream. He has a distinctive playing style that combines a fast ...more

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Bernard Kay is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 90 Bernard Kay was a British actor with an extensive theatre, television and film repertoire.

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Beryl Bainbridge is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
Died at 78 (1932-2010) Dame Beryl Margaret Bainbridge DBE was an English writer from Liverpool. She was primarily known for her works of psychological fiction, often macabre tales set among the English working ...more

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Gerard Kearns is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
age 34 Gerard Kearns is an English actor. He has appeared in film and television. He played Ian Gallagher, one of the original characters in Channel 4's Shameless, for six years.

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Betty Jumel is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Film Actors From Lancashire
Died at 89 (1901-1990) Betty Jumel was a British variety hall entertainer and actress. Betty Jumel was born in Fairhaven, Lytham St Annes, Lancashire in 1901. She was aged only 10 years-old when she made her first ...more