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

List TV actors include Bill Nelson, Norman Korpi and many more.

This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Wakefield?" and "Who are the most famous Wakefield actors?"

Carolyn Pickles is an English actress who has appeared in West End theatre and on British television. She played Shelly Williams in the ITV series Emmerdale. ...more

Acted In: May to December, We'll Meet Again, Joe's Palace, All Quiet on the Preston Front, Through the Dragon's Eye, + more

Birthplace: Wakefield, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom, England

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Bill Nelson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Wakefield
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Bill Nelson is an English guitarist, songwriter, producer, painter, video artist, writer and experimental musician. He currently lives in York. ...more

Birthplace: Wakefield, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom, England

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David Rhames Storey is an English playwright, screenwriter, award-winning novelist and a former professional rugby league player. Educated at QEGS Wakefield and at the Slade School of Fine Art, London, his plays include The Restoration of Arnold Middleton, The Changing Room, Cromwell, Home and Stages. Storey was a trumpet player who wrote the screenplay for This Sporting Life, directed by Lindsay Anderson, adapted from Storey's first novel of the same name, originally published in 1960, which won the 1960 Macmillan Fiction Award. The film was the beginning of a long professional association with Anderson, whose film version of Storey's play In Celebration was released as part of the American ...more

Birthplace: Wakefield, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom

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Claire Cooper is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Wakefield
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Claire Elizabeth Cooper is a British actress, best known for portraying Jacqui McQueen in Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks, a character she had been playing from 2006 to 2013. Cooper co-owns clothing rental boutique The Closet in Liverpool with Hollyoaks co-stars Jennifer Metcalfe and Leah Hackett. ...more

Acted In: Hollyoaks, Hollyoaks Later, Big Brother: Celebrity Hijack

Birthplace: Wakefield, United Kingdom

Nationality: England

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