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Famous Film Actors From Stockton-on-Tees

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

This list below has a variety of items, like Richard Griffiths and Stephen Tompkinson, in it.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Stockton-on-Tees?" and "Which famous actors were born in Stockton-on-Tees?"
  • 1

    Dean Sipling

    Age: 48

    Films Acted InI, Zombie

    BirthplaceStockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Dean Sipling is an actor....
  • 2

    Films Acted InUnited, The Sweet Shop

    BirthplaceEngland, Borough of Stockton-on-Tees

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Brogan West is an actor....  more
  • Elizabeth Estensen3

    Elizabeth Estensen

    Age: 70

    Films Acted InOur Day Out

    BirthplaceStockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom


    Elizabeth Estensen (born 10 August 1949 in Stockton-on-Tees, County Durham) is an English...  more
  • 4

    Elliot Francis

    Age: 32

    Films Acted InHarry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part I, Atonement

    BirthplaceStockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom


    Elliott Charles Francis (born 16 August 1987) is a British actor....  more
  • Frank Jarvis5

    Frank Jarvis

    Dec. at 69 (1941-2010)

    Films Acted InA Bridge Too Far, Out of Season, Mix Me a Person, That Kind of Girl

    BirthplaceStockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Frank Jarvis (13 May 1941 – 15 September 2010) was a British character actor.He trained at...  more
  • 6

    Ivy Close

    Dec. at 78 (1890-1968)

    Films Acted InThe Wheel, Nelson

    BirthplaceStockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Ivy Close was an actor....  more
  • James Gaddas7

    Films Acted InStarter for 10, The Black Candle

    BirthplaceStockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom


    James Gaddas (born 9 June 1960 in Ragworth, Stockton-on-Tees, County Durham) is an English...  more
  • Jeremy Swift8

    Films Acted InGosford Park, Fred Claus, Amazing Grace, Boy A, Oliver Twist

    BirthplaceStockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom, England

    Jeremy Paul Swift (born 27 June 1960) is an English actor. He studied drama at Guildford...  more
  • 9

    John Baker

    Age: 36

    Films Acted InBring It On: In It to Win It

    BirthplaceStockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom, England

    John Baker is an actor....
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    Richard Griffiths

    Dec. at 66 (1947-2013)

    Films Acted InHarry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Sleepy Hollow

    BirthplaceThornaby-on-Tees, United Kingdom


    Richard Thomas Griffiths (31 July 1947 – 28 March 2013) was an English actor of film,...  more


    #681 of 753 People We Wish Were Still Alive#185 of 239 The Greatest British Actors of All Time

  • 11

    Maurice Elvey

    Dec. at 80 (1887-1967)

    Films Acted InBeware of Pity

    BirthplaceCounty Durham, North East England, Stockton-on-Tees, Eurasia, North Yorkshire


    Maurice Elvey (11 November 1887 – 28 August 1967) was the most prolific film director in...  more
  • 12

    Michael Archer

    Age: 34

    Films Acted InThe King's Speech, Dorian Gray

    BirthplaceStockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Michael Archer is an actor....
  • 13

    Paul Greenwood

    Age: 76

    Films Acted InCaptain Kronos – Vampire Hunter, ...All the Marbles

    BirthplaceStockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom


    Paul Greenwood (born 2 August 1943) is a British film, television and theatre actor. He is...  more
  • 14

    Films Acted InBrassed Off, Oktober, Bob the Builder: A Christmas to Remember, Harrigan, Treacle

    BirthplaceStockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom


    Stephen Phillip Tompkinson (born 15 October 1965) is an English actor, known for his...  more
  • 15

    Will Hay

    Dec. at 61 (1888-1949)

    Films Acted InOh, Mr Porter!, Where There's a Will, Radio Parade of 1935, My Learned Friend

    BirthplaceStockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom


    William Thomson Hay (6 December 1888 – 18 April 1949) was an English comedian, actor, author,...  more