actors TV Actors from Middlesbrough

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

List of famous television actors/actresses who were born in Middlesbrough, with photos when available. These renowned Middlesbrough 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 Middlesbrough, but everyone on this list grew up in Middlesbrough and considers it to be their home. This list includes Middlesbrough TV actors from every type of show, including cartoons where they might have done voice over work. If you grew up in Middlesbrough then you should be proud of these television actors whose birthplace is Middlesbrough. Various bits of information are available for these Middlesbrough celebrities as well, such as what year they were born and what shows they are known for.

Examples of TV actors on this list include Chris Rea and Paul Rodgers.

This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Middlesbrough?" and "Who are the most famous Middlesbrough actors?"
Bob Mortimer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Middlesbrough
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Robert Renwick "Bob" Mortimer is an English comedian and actor, best known for his double act with Vic Reeves. He owns the independent production company Pett Productions with Reeves and Lisa Clark. ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Catterick, Vic Reeves Big Night Out, The Smell of Reeves and Mortimer, Bang^! Bang^! It's Reeves and Mortimer, Monkey Trousers, + more

Birthplace: Acklam, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom

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Wendy Richard is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Middlesbrough
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Wendy Richard, MBE was an English actress best known for playing the roles of Miss Shirley Brahms on Are You Being Served? and Pauline Fowler on EastEnders, the latter for nearly 22 years. Until her character's onscreen death in December 2006, she was one of only two original cast members to appear continuously from the first episode in 1985, along with Adam Woodyatt, who played her screen nephew Ian Beale. Richard was first educated at St George's Primary School in Mount Street, Mayfair, west London, before attending the Royal Masonic School for Girls in Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire, and then the Italia Conti Academy stage school in London. She died on 26 February 2009 at the Harley Street ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Are You Being Served?, EastEnders, Up Pompeii!, The Likely Lads, Grace & Favour, + more

Birthplace: Middlesbrough, United Kingdom

Nationality: England

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Elizabeth Carling is an English actress and singer best known for her performances in Boon, Goodnight Sweetheart, Barbara, and Casualty. In 1991 Carling was briefly engaged to Neil Morrissey, whom she met while working on the ITV drama Boon and with whom she also appeared in an episode of BBC sitcom Men Behaving Badly. On 9 August 2009, it was announced that Carling is due to tour the UK from the end of August in a theatre production of Absurd Person Singular. As of February 2010, she is starring in the theatre production of I Ought to Be in Pictures. Carling is a fan of her local team Middlesbrough F.C. and attends some games. ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Boon, Crocodile Shoes, Goodnight Sweetheart, Barbara, Border Cafe

Birthplace: Middlesbrough, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom

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Thelma Barlow is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Middlesbrough
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Thelma Barlow is an English television actress and writer, most famous for her roles as Mavis Wilton in the long-running ITV soap opera Coronation Street and as Dolly Bellfield in the sitcom Dinnerladies. ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Dinnerladies, David Copperfield

Birthplace: Middlesbrough, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom, England

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