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Famous Film Actors From Sheffield

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

Examples of items on this list include Joe Cocker and Jessica-Jane Clement.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Sheffield?" and "Which famous actors were born in Sheffield?"
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Alex Blake is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
age 45
Alex Blake is a film actor.
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Alex Turner is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
age 33
Alexander David Turner is an English musician, singer, and songwriter. He is the lead vocalist, guitarist, and principal songwriter of the English rock band Arctic Monkeys. Turner has also ...more
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Andrew Hawley is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
age 34
Andrew Hawley is an actor.
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Ann Lee is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
age 47
Ann Lee is a British eurodance singer and songwriter, who rose to fame in the late 1990s.
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Ashley Bond is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
age 45
Ashley Bond is an actress.
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Basil Dignam is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Dec. at 74 (1905-1979)
Basil Dignam was an English character actor. Basil Dignam was born in Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire. He acted on film and television between 1951 and 1975. He often appeared as an ...more
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Bobby Knutt is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
age 74
Bobby Knutt is a British television actor, who started in entertainment as a stand-up comedian. He is best known for playing Albert Dingle in Emmerdale.
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Brian Glover is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Dec. at 63 (1934-1997)
Brian Glover was an English character actor, writer and wrestler. Glover was a professional wrestler, teacher, and finally a film, television and stage actor. He once said, "You play to ...more
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Carl Prekopp is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
age 40
Carl James Prekopp is a British actor. He played Richard III at the Riverside Studios and originated the part of Lawrence in Tim Firth's stage adaptation of Calendar Girls. He has appeared in ...more
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Chloe Newsome is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Chloe Newsome age 43
Chloe Newsome is an English actress who is best known for playing the role of Vicky McDonald in the long-running ITV soap opera Coronation Street.
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Chris Stainton is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
age 75
Christopher Robert "Chris" Stainton is an English session musician, keyboard player and songwriter, who first gained recognition with Joe Cocker in the late 1960s. In addition to his ...more
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Chrismandu is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
age 52
Chrismandu is an actor.
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Christopher Colquhoun is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
age 49
Christopher Colquhoun is an English actor who trained at RADA. He is most famous for appearing as Simon Kaminski in the BBC drama series Casualty, from 2002 to 2004. He also appeared in Holby ...more
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David Crellin is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
age 58
David Crellin is an English actor. Crellin, who was born in Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire, is known for roles in Emmerdale as Billy Hopwood, BBC 2's BAFTA award-winning series The Cops as ...more
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Deborah York is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
age 55
Deborah York is a British classical soprano in concert and opera, living in Berlin.
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Dominic West is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
age 50
Dominic Gerard Francis Eagleton West is an English actor. He is best known for portraying Detective Jimmy McNulty in the HBO drama series The Wire, and won the award for Leading Actor at the ...more
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Donna Godchaux is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
age 72
Donna Jean Godchaux-MacKay is an American singer, best known for having been a member of the Grateful Dead from 1972 to 1979.
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Douglas Ives is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Dec. at 71 (1898-1969)
Douglas Ives was an actor.
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Eddie Laughton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Eddie Laughton Dec. at 49 (1903-1952)
Eddie Laughton was a British film actor. Laughton appeared in over 200 films between 1935 and 1952.
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Edward Clayton is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
age 79
Edward Clayton is an actor.
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Enzo Squillino, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
age 53
Enzo Squillino, Jr. is a British actor. He was trained at Mountview Theatre Academy. He has been called the "British De Niro" on many occasions. Squillino was born in Sheffield, South ...more
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Ethel Griffies is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Dec. at 97 (1878-1975)
Ethel Griffies was an English actress of stage, screen and television. She was the daughter of actors Samuel Rupert Woods and Lillie Roberts, and taken onstage at the age of three, and would ...more
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Evie Liles is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
Evie Liles age 22
Evie Liles is an actress.
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Fred Thompson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
age 77
Freddie Dalton "Fred" Thompson is an American politician, actor, attorney, lobbyist, columnist, and radio host. Thompson, a Republican, served in the United States Senate representing ...more
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Funda Önal is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Sheffield
age 35
Funda Önal is an English model and dancer. She has starred in a range of campaigns like Nike and Adidas as well as appearing in music videos for Calvin Harris, Tinie Tempah and Kid Cudi. ...more