TV actors TV Actors from Wigan

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

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

These TV actors, like Roy Kinnear and Greg Ellis include images when available.

This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Wigan?" and "Who are the most famous Wigan actors?"
Roy Kinnear is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Wigan
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Roy Mitchell Kinnear was a British character actor. He was familiar to UK audiences for his appearances in many British television comedy shows, and is also remembered for his film appearances as Veruca Salt's father in Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory and as Planchet in Richard Lester's The Three Musketeers and its two sequels. It was during the filming of the latter sequel that Kinnear died as a result of a riding accident. ...more

Acted In: SuperTed, Bertha, The Dick Emery Show, That Was the Week That Was, That Was The Week That Was, + more

Birthplace: Wigan, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom

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Greg Ellis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Wigan
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Greg Ellis is an English actor and voice actor. ...more

Acted In: Batman: The Brave and the Bold, Ben 10, Touch, Bratz, Valentine, + more

Birthplace: Wigan, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom

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Eva Pope is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Wigan
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Eva Rebecca Pope is an English actress. She trained at the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art. She is known for her role as Rachel Mason in the BBC drama Waterloo Road. She also has been casted in a recent tv series called 32 Brinkburn Street. ...more

Acted In: Waterloo Road, Bad Girls, 32 Brinkburn Street, Grafters, Strictly Confidential, + more

Birthplace: United Kingdom, Appley Bridge

Nationality: United Kingdom

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Georgia Taylor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Wigan
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Georgia Taylor is an English actress, best known for her roles as Toyah Battersby in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street from 1997 to 2003, as Ruth Winters in the BBC show Casualty from 2007 to 2011 and as Kate Barker in Law & Order: UK from 2013 to 2014. ...more

Acted In: Coronation Street, Viva Blackpool, Lilies

Birthplace: Wigan, United Kingdom, Billinge

Nationality: England

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