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Famous Film Actors From London

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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in London, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in London, as in some cases London may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from London 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 London, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

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A. Edward Sutherland is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
Dec. at 78 (1895-1973), Credits: Tillie's Punctured Romance, The Woman He Loved & The Danger Girl

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Nationality: England

Parents: Julie Ring, Al Sutherland

Albert Edward Sutherland (January 5, 1895 – December 31, 1973) was a film director and actor. Born in London, he was from a theatrical family. His father, Al Sutherland, was a theatre manager ...more
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Wilfred Noy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
Dec. at 65 (1883-1948), Credits: Interference, Let Us Be Gay & Strictly Unconventional

Birthplace: South Kensington, London, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom

Children: Peggy Noy, Lorna Noy

Wilfred Noy (born Wilfred Noy Blumberg, 24 December 1883 – 29 March 1948) was an English film director, actor, screenwriter and producer of the silent era. Noy was the maternal uncle of Leslie ...more
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A. L. Lloyd is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
A. L. Lloyd Dec. at 74 (1908-1982), Credits: Moby Dick

Birthplace: England, London

Nationality: England

Albert Lancaster Lloyd (29 February 1908 – 29 September 1982), usually known as A. L. Lloyd or Bert Lloyd, was an English folk singer and collector of folk songs, and as such was a key figure in ...more
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Muriel Angelus is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
Dec. at 95 (1909-2004), Credits: The Great McGinty, Night Birds & The Wife's Family

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Nationality: England

Children: Suzanne Lavalle

Muriel Angelus (10 March 1912 – 26 June 2004) was an English stage, musical theatre, and film actress. Born Muriel E S M Findlay in Lambeth, South London, to Scottish parentage, she developed a ...more
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A.W. Baskcomb is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
A.W. Baskcomb Dec. at 59 (1880-1939), Credits: A Safe Proposition

Birthplace: England, London

Nationality: United Kingdom

A.W. Baskcomb was an actor and a screenwriter.
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Stephen Campbell Moore ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
Age 41, Credits: Season of the Witch, The Bank Job & Johnny English Reborn

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom

Stephen Campbell Moore (born Stephen Moore Thorpe; 30 November 1977) is an English actor, best known for his roles in the Alan Bennett play The History Boys and its subsequent film.
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Aamer Haleem is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
Aamer Haleem Age 43, Credits: Being Michael Madsen

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Nationality: Canada, United States of America

Aamer Haleem (born 16 September 1975) is a Canadian radio and television personality, who was a co-host of the Vancouver edition of CTV Morning Live. He has hosted the weekday afternoon current ...more
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Michael Sellers is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From London

Birthplace: England, London

Nationality: England

Parents: Peter Sellers, Anne Howe

Michael Peter Anthony Sellers (2 April 1954 – 24 July 2006) was a British builder, car restorer, author and the son of actor Peter Sellers. He also had small parts in a couple of his father's ...more
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Aaron Ishmael is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From London

Birthplace: Europe, Eurasia, United Kingdom, London, England, + more

Nationality: England

Aaron Ishmael is an actor.
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Stella Rho is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From London

Birthplace: England, London

Nationality: United Kingdom

Stella Rho is an actress.
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Aaron Walpole is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
Aaron Walpole Age 39, Credits: Silent But Deadly

Birthplace: London, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Aaron John Walpole (born 7 March 1979), is a Canadian born musical actor, who placed third in the 2005 season of Canadian Idol. He is best known for playing the role of Lonnie in the 2010 ...more
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Percy Marmont is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
Dec. at 94 (1883-1977), Credits: Secret Agent, Penn of Pennsylvania & Four Sided Triangle

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Nationality: England

Children: Patricia Marmont, Pam Marmont

Percy Marmont (25 November 1883 – 3 March 1977) was an English film actor.Marmont appeared in more than 80 films between 1916 and 1968. A veteran film actor by 1923, he scored a big hit that ...more
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Abby Rakic-Platt is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
Age 25, Credits: Tracy Beaker's Movie of Me

Birthplace: London, England

Nationality: United Kingdom

Abby Rakic-Platt (born 3 May 1993) is a British actress best known for her performances in the television series The Story of Tracy Beaker on the children's channel CBBC as Jackie Hopper. She ...more
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Abdul Salis is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
Age 39, Credits: Love Actually, Flyboys & The Academy Part 2: First Impressions

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom

Abdul Salis (born 6 July 1979) is a British actor. He played paramedic Curtis Cooper on Casualty, the longest-running medical drama broadcast in the UK. He is a son of Ghanaian parents who moved ...more
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Abigail is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
Age 72, Credits: Alvin Purple, Summer City & Sher Mountain Killings Mystery

Birthplace: London, England

Nationality: Australia

Abigail Rogan (known mononymously as Abigail; born (1946-07-23) 23 July 1946 in London) is a retired English-born Australian character actress particularly of television soap operas and film and ...more
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Abigail Cruttenden is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
Age 50, Credits: Hideous Kinky, Charlotte Gray & Sharpe's Justice

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Nationality: England

Parents: Julia Cruttenden

Children: Evie Natasha Bean, Merle Fraser

Abigail Lucy Cruttenden (born 23 March 1968) is an English actress. Cruttenden played opposite Sean Bean as his character Richard Sharpe's onscreen wife Jane in several episodes of the TV series ...more
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Abigail Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
Age 50, Credits: The Remains of the Day

Birthplace: Putney, London, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom

Parents: Anthony Hopkins, Petronella Barker

Abigail Rhiannedd Hopkins (born 20 August 1968) is an English singer-songwriter, actress and theatre director. She was born in Putney, London and is the daughter of the actor Anthony Hopkins and ...more
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Abigail McKern is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
Age 64, Credits: Twelfth Night, The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby & Children Of The Lake

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom

Parents: Leo McKern, Jane Holland

Abigail McKern (born 1955) is an English actress who appeared, alongside her father Leo, in the last three series of Rumpole of the Bailey as his young pupil Liz Probert. She has played many ...more
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Ada Reeve is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
Dec. at 92 (1874-1966), Credits: Night and the City, Eyewitness & They Came to a City

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Nationality: England

Parents: Harriet Seaman, Charles Reeves

Children: Bessie Adelaide Hazlewood, Lillian Mary "Goody" Hazlewood

Ada Reeve (3 March 1874 – 5 October 1966) was an English actress of both stage and film. Reeve began to perform in pantomime and music hall as a child. She gained fame in Edwardian musical ...more
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Adam Ant is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
Age 64, Credits: Nomads, Jubilee & Love Bites

Birthplace: Marylebone, London, United Kingdom

Nationality: England

Parents: Leslie Goddard, Betty Kathleen Smith

Children: Lily Goddard

Adam Ant (born Stuart Leslie Goddard; 3 November 1954) is an English singer and musician. He gained popularity as the lead singer of new wave group Adam and the Ants and later as a solo artist, ...more

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Adam Buxton is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
Age 49, Credits: Hot Fuzz, Stardust & Attack the Block

Birthplace: England, London

Nationality: United Kingdom, England

Parents: Nigel Buxton

Children: Frank Buxton, Natty Buxton, Hope Buxton

Adam Offord Buxton (born 7 June 1969) is an English comedian, writer and actor. He forms one half of the duo Adam and Joe, with filmmaker Joe Cornish. The pair presented Adam and Joe on BBC ...more
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Adam Deacon is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
Age 35, Credits: Kidulthood, Wilderness & Ali G Indahouse

Birthplace: London Borough of Hackney, England, London

Nationality: United Kingdom, England

Adam Steven Deacon (born 4 March 1983) is an English film actor, rapper, writer and director. He is best known for his lead role in the films Kidulthood, sequel Adulthood and for his directorial ...more
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Adam Faith is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
Dec. at 63 (1940-2003), Credits: Foxes, Yesterday's Hero & Never Let Go

Birthplace: England, London

Nationality: United Kingdom, England

Children: Katya Nelhams-Wright

Terence Nelhams-Wright (23 June 1940 – 8 March 2003), known as Adam Faith, was an English teen idol, singer, actor and financial journalist. He was one of the most charted acts of the 1960s. He ...more
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Adam Green is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
Age 41, Credits: Feeding Baudelaire

Birthplace: England, London

Nationality: United Kingdom

Adam Green is an actor and television producer.
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Adam Lannon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From London
Age 41, Credits: Reverb

Birthplace: England, London

Nationality: United Kingdom

Parents: Richard, Anne

Adam Lannon is an actor, screenwriter, cinematographer, film director and producer.