Entertainment TV Actors from Liverpool

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List Rules Only TV actors who were born or grew up in Liverpool.

List of famous television actors/actresses who were born in Liverpool, with photos when available. These renowned Liverpudlian actors and actresses are listed by popularity, so the names at the top of the list will be the most recognizable. A few of these actors may not have technically been born in Liverpool, but everyone on this list grew up in Liverpool and considers it to be their home. This list includes Liverpool TV actors from every type of show, including cartoons where they might have done voice over work. If you grew up in Liverpool then you should be proud of these television actors whose birthplace is Liverpool. Various bits of information are available for these Liverpool celebrities as well, such as what year they were born and what shows they are known for. List ranges from Paul McCartney to John Lennon, plus much more.This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Liverpool?" and "Who are the most famous Liverpool actors?"
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David Morrissey is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
The Walking Dead, Zero Hour, Sense and Sensibility
David Mark Morrissey is a British actor, director, producer, and screenwriter. At the age of 18, he was cast in the television series One Summer, which won him recognition throughout the ...more
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Jason Isaacs is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Highlander: The Series, Awake, Brotherhood
Jason Isaacs is an English actor. He is known for his performance as Lucius Malfoy in the Harry Potter films, the brutal Colonel William Tavington in The Patriot and as Michael Caffee in the ...more
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Paul McGann is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Doctor Who, Luther, Zero Hour
Paul John McGann is an English actor. He came to prominence for portraying Percy Toplis in the 1986 television serial The Monocled Mutineer. He later starred in the 1987 dark comedy Withnail and ...more
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Alison Steadman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Pride and Prejudice, Gavin & Stacey, Gavin and Stacey
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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Kim Cattrall is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Sex and the City, My Boy Jack, Producing Parker
Kim Victoria Cattrall is an English-Canadian actress. She is known for her role as Samantha Jones in the HBO romantic comedy series, which earned her the 2002 Golden Globe Award for Best ...more
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Paul Barber is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Only Fools and Horses, All Change, Boys from the Blackstuff
Patrick Barber, known by the stage name Paul Barber, is an English actor from Liverpool. In a career spanning more than 30 years, he is best known for playing Denzil in Only Fools and Horses and ...more
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Lesley Sharp is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Afterlife, Red Riding, Scott & Bailey
Lesley Sharp is an English stage, film and television actress, particularly well known for her variety of British television roles including Clocking Off, Bob & Rose and afterlife.
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Cathy Tyson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Night and Day, Scully, Band of Gold
Catherine "Cathy" Tyson is an English stage, film and television actress.
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Michael Angelis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends, Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends, Rolie Polie Olie
Michael Angelis is an English actor and voice artist. He is the younger brother of fellow actor Paul Angelis.
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Ken Jones is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Jesus of Nazareth, The Squirrels, The Last Of The Baskets
Ken Jones was an English actor. Jones was born in Liverpool. After working as a signwriter and performing as an amateur, he trained at RADA and then joined Joan Littlewood's Theatre Workshop. He ...more
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Liza Tarbuck is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Blockbusters, Airport, Watching
Liza Tarbuck is an English actress, television and radio presenter.
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Clive Barker is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Clive Barker is an English writer, film director, and visual artist best known for his work in both fantasy and horror fiction. Barker came to prominence in the mid-1980s with a series of short ...more
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Tom Baker is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Doctor Who, Little Britain, Little Britain USA
Thomas Stewart "Tom" Baker is an English actor. He is best known for his role as the fourth incarnation of the Doctor in the science fiction series Doctor Who from 1974 to 1981, a ...more
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Neil Fitzmaurice is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Peep Show, Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights, Phoenix Nights
Neil Simon Fitzmaurice is an English actor, comedian and writer. He is best known for his acting role as Mark's love rival, Jeff, in the Channel 4 sitcom, Peep Show, but has written for a number ...more
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David Burke is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Sherlock Holmes, The Guardians, The Nanny (UK)
David P. Burke is an English actor, known for playing Watson in the initial series of Granada Television's 1980s The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, which starred Jeremy Brett in the title role.
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Magda Szubanski is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Kath & Kim, The Late Show, Fast Forward
Magdalene M. "Magda" Szubanski is an English-born Australian actress, comedian, television presenter, radio host and author. Szubanski's career began while she was studying at ...more
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Derek Nimmo is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Oh, Brother!, All Gas and Gaiters
Derek Robert Nimmo was an English character actor, producer and author. He was particularly associated with upper class "silly-ass" roles, and clerical roles.
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Jennifer Ellison is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Hell's Kitchen, Brookside, The Verdict
Jennifer Lesley Ellison is an English actress, glamour model, television personality, dancer and singer. Ellison is perhaps best known for playing Emily Shadwick in the television soap opera ...more
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Ian Hart is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Luck, Dirt, The Virgin Queen
Ian Hart is an English stage, television and film actor best known for playing Professor Quirrell in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone/Sorcerer's Stone.
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Craig Charles is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Red Dwarf, Coronation Street, Ghostwatch
Craig Joseph Charles is an English actor, comedian, author, poet, television presenter, and DJ. He is known for playing Dave Lister in the British science fiction sitcom Red Dwarf and Lloyd ...more
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Tony Haygarth is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
All Change, The Glittering Prizes, Where the Heart Is
Anthony "Tony" Haygarth is an English television, film and theatre actor.
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Norman Rossington is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Curry and Chips, The Army Game, Casanova
Norman Rossington was an English actor best remembered for his roles in The Army Game, the Carry On films and The Beatles film A Hard Day's Night.
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Christine Tremarco is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Waterloo Road, Five Days, Clocking Off
Christine Tremarco is a British television actress whose career began in 1992. Educated at St Cecilia's Infant School and then Holly Lodge Girls' College, she was spotted in a school play and ...more
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Tom Georgeson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Bleak House, Juliet Bravo, G.B.H.
Tom Georgeson is a British actor, known for his television and film work. His most notable credits have been supporting parts in Between the Lines and in three dramas by Alan Bleasdale; Boys ...more
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Stephen Graham is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Actors from Liverpool
Boardwalk Empire, Parade's End, Empire
Stephen Graham is an English actor who is best known for his roles as Tommy in the film Snatch, Andrew "Combo" Gascoigne in This Is England as well as its television sequels, This Is ...more