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TV Actors from Liverpool

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List RulesOnly 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?"
  • David Morrissey1

    David Morrissey

    The Walking Dead, Zero Hour

    BirthplaceKensington, Liverpool, United Kingdom


    David Mark Morrissey (born 21 June 1964) is an English actor, director, producer, and...  more

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  • Jason Isaacs2

    Jason Isaacs

    Highlander: The Series, Awake

    BirthplaceLiverpool, United Kingdom


    Jason Isaacs (born 6 June 1963) is an English actor and producer, best known for playing...  more

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  • Paul McGann3

    Paul McGann

    Doctor Who, Luther

    BirthplaceKensington, Liverpool, United Kingdom


    Paul John McGann (born 14 November 1959) is an English actor. He came to prominence for...  more
  • Alison Steadman4

    Alison Steadman

    Pride and Prejudice, Gavin & Stacey

    BirthplaceLiverpool, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Alison Steadman (born 26 August 1946) is an English actor. She won the 1991 National Society...  more
  • Kim Cattrall5

    Kim Cattrall

    Sex and the City, My Boy Jack


    NationalityCanada, England

    Kim Victoria Cattrall (; born 21 August 1956) is a British-Canadian actress. She is best known...  more

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  • Paul Barber6

    Paul Barber

    Only Fools and Horses, All Change

    BirthplaceLiverpool, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom, England

    Patrick Barber, known by the stage name Paul Barber (born 18 March 1951), is an English actor...  more
  • Lesley Sharp7

    Lesley Sharp

    Afterlife, Red Riding

    BirthplaceManchester, England


    Lesley Sharp (born 3 April 1960) is an English stage, film and television actress whose roles...  more
  • Cathy Tyson8

    Cathy Tyson

    Night and Day, Scully

    BirthplaceKingston upon Thames, England, London

    NationalityUnited Kingdom, England

    Catherine Tyson (born 12 June 1965) is an English stage, film and television actress. She won...  more
  • Michael Angelis9

    Michael Angelis

    Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends, Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends

    BirthplaceLiverpool, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom,England

    Michael Angelis (born 18 January 1952) is an English actor. He is best known as the former...  more
  • Ken Jones10

    Ken Jones

    Jesus of Nazareth, The Squirrels

    BirthplaceLiverpool, England

    NationalityUnited Kingdom, England

    Ken Jones (20 February 1930 – 13 February 2014) was an English actor. Jones was born in...  more
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    Liza Tarbuck

    Blockbusters, Airport

    BirthplaceLiverpool, England


    Liza Tarbuck ( LEE-zə; born 21 November 1964) is an English actress and television and radio...  more
  • Clive Barker12
    Clive Barker (born 5 October 1952) is an English writer, film director, and visual artist....  more

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  • Tom Baker13

    Tom Baker

    Doctor Who, Little Britain

    BirthplaceLiverpool, England

    NationalityUnited Kingdom, England

    Thomas Stewart Baker (born 20 January 1934) is an English actor and writer. He portrayed the...  more

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  • Neil Fitzmaurice14

    Neil Fitzmaurice

    Peep Show, Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights

    BirthplaceLiverpool, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Neil Simon Fitzmaurice (born 20 August 1969 in Liverpool) is an English actor, comedian and...  more
  • David Burke15

    David Burke

    Sherlock Holmes, The Guardians

    BirthplaceLiverpool, England


    David Burke may refer to:...  more
  • Magda Szubanski16

    Magda Szubanski

    Kath & Kim, The Late Show

    BirthplaceLiverpool, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom,Australia

    Magdalene Mary Szubanski [ʃuːˈbaɪnskiː] AO (born 12 April 1961) is an Australian television...  more
  • Derek Nimmo17

    Derek Nimmo

    Oh, Brother!

    BirthplaceLiverpool, United Kingdom


    Derek Robert Nimmo (19 September 1930 – 24 February 1999) was an English character actor,...  more
  • Jennifer Ellison18

    Jennifer Ellison

    Hell's Kitchen, Brookside

    BirthplaceLiverpool, United Kingdom


    Jennifer Lesley Ellison (born 30 May 1983) is an English actress, former glamour model,...  more
  • Ian Hart19

    Ian Hart

    Luck, Dirt

    BirthplaceLiverpool, England


    Ian Hart (born Ian Davies; 1964) is an English stage, television and film actor best known for...  more
  • Craig Charles20

    Craig Charles

    Red Dwarf, Coronation Street

    BirthplaceLiverpool, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Craig Joseph Charles (born 11 July 1964) is a British actor, television presenter and DJ. He...  more
  • Tony Haygarth21

    Tony Haygarth

    All Change, The Glittering Prizes

    BirthplaceLiverpool, England


    George Anthony David Haygarth (4 February 1945 – 10 March 2017) was an English television,...  more
  • Norman Rossington22

    Norman Rossington

    Curry and Chips, The Army Game

    BirthplaceLiverpool, England


    Norman Rossington (24 December 1928 – 21 May 1999) was an English actor best remembered for...  more
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    Christine Tremarco

    Waterloo Road, Five Days

    BirthplaceLiverpool, England


    Christine Tremarco (born 1977 in Liverpool, England) is a British television actress whose...  more
  • Tom Georgeson24

    Tom Georgeson

    Bleak House, Juliet Bravo

    BirthplaceLiverpool, England

    NationalityUnited Kingdom, England

    Tom Georgeson (born 8 August 1937) is an English actor, known for his television and film...  more
  • Stephen Graham25

    Stephen Graham

    Boardwalk Empire, Parade's End

    BirthplaceKirkby, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Stephen Graham (born 3 August 1973) is an English actor. He is known for his role as Andrew...  more

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