Birth Place Matching "Hampstead, London, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Jameela Jamil

Actress | The Good Place

Jameela Jamil is an English born actress, writer, DJ, model and radio host. She was discovered at 22 years old when she was teaching English in London, UK. Her first job in media was a main host on T4, the UK's leading youth entertainment show where she made a name for herself interviewing famous ...

2. Elizabeth Taylor

Actress | Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor was considered one of the last, if not the last, major star to have come out of the old Hollywood studio system. She was known internationally for her beauty, especially for her violet eyes, with which she captured audiences early on in her youth and kept the world hooked ...

3. Max Minghella

Actor | The Social Network

Max Giorgio Choa Minghella is an English-born actor and filmmaker. He was born in Hampstead, London, England, the son of choreographer Carolyn Choa and the late Oscar-winning director Anthony Minghella. He is the brother of Hannah Minghella, who has also worked in film.

Minghella is a former member ...

4. Samantha Eggar

Actress | The Collector

Samantha Eggar was born on March 5, 1939 in Hampstead, London, England as Victoria Louise Samantha Marie Elizabeth Therese Eggar. She is an actress, known for The Collector (1965), Hercules (1997) and The Phantom (1996). She was previously married to Tom Stern.

5. Stephen Fry

Actor | Gosford Park

Writer, actor, comedian, doer of good works, excellent good friend to the famous and not, Fry lives in his London SW1 flat and his Norfolk house when not traveling. Famous for his public declaration of celibacy in the "Tatler" back in the 1980s, Emma Thompson has characterised her friend as "90 ...

6. Ione Skye

Actress | Say Anything...

Ione Skye was born on September 4, 1970 in Hampstead, London, England as Ione Skye Leitch. She is an actress, known for Say Anything... (1989), Fever Pitch (2005) and River's Edge (1986). She has been married to Ben Lee since December 29, 2008. They have one child. She was previously married to ...

7. James Faulkner

Actor | Paul, Apostle of Christ

James Faulkner is an English actor best known for his roles as Pope Sixtus IV in the historical fantasy series Da Vinci's Demons, and as Randyll Tarly in the HBO series, Game of Thrones.

When at school, Faulkner was never deemed as an academically minded student, however compensated by immersing ...

8. Julian Richings

Actor | Man of Steel

Julian Richings was born in Oxford, England, and has become a familiar figure to Canadian cinema and television audiences, appearing in over 50 films and 20 separate television series.

After training in drama at the University of Exeter and touring North America with a British stage production, Mr. ...

9. Emma Ridley

Actress | Return to Oz

Emma Ridley was born on May 10, 1972 in Hampstead, London, England. She is an actress and producer, known for Return to Oz (1985), Blood, Sweat, and Glitter and The World Is Full of Married Men (1979). She has been married to Michael Carter since August 18, 2018. She was previously married to David...

10. Dirk Bogarde

Actor | The Servant

Sir Dirk Bogarde, distinguished film actor and writer, was born Derek Jules Gaspard Ulric Niven van den Bogaerde on March 28, 1921, to Ulric van den Bogaerde, the art editor of "The Times" (London) newspaper, and actress Margaret Niven in the London suburb of Hampstead. He was one of three children...

11. Marianne Faithfull

Actress | Marie Antoinette

Daughter of Eva, the Baroness Erisso, and Major Glynn Faithfull, a WWII British spy. Recorded the first song written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, "As Tears Go By" (1964). Involved in a major drug scandal with Jagger, Richards and others, which ultimately turned public opinion favorably ...

12. John Schlesinger

Director | Midnight Cowboy

Oscar-winning director John Schlesinger, who was born in London, on February 16, 1926, was the eldest child in a solidly middle-class Jewish family. Berbard Schlesinger, his father, was a pediatrician, and his mother, Winifred, was a musician. He served in the Army in the Far East during World War ...

13. Margaret Nolan

Actress | Goldfinger

Today Margaret Nolan is probably best remembered for her role as 'Dink' in Goldfinger (1964) and her "Carry On..." films roles.

Born in 1943 in London, Margaret Nolan had a career as a glamour model under the name of Vicki Kennedy, even posing for Playboy magazine. Entering films in 1963 in Saturday...

14. David Troughton

Actor | Our Mutual Friend

David Troughton was born in London on 9 June 1950, the son of noted Shakespearean actor Patrick Troughton, who is now best remembered as the Second Doctor in Doctor Who (1963). He started his own acting career at the Unicorn Theatre for Children. His stage career has included repertory at Leeds, ...

15. Rosalyn Landor

Actress | The Devil Rides Out

Rosalyn Landor was born in Hampstead, London, in October 1958; and was sought-after as a child actress. During her teens, she attended the Royal Ballet School for two years before completing her education at Tolworth Girls School, near Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey, where she studied to A-level. ...

16. Michael Winner

Director | Death Wish

Winner was an only child, born in Hampstead, London, England, to Helen (née Zlota) and George Joseph Winner (1910-1975), a company director. His family was Jewish; his mother was Polish and his father of Russian extraction. Following his father's death, Winner's mother gambled recklessly and sold ...

17. Josephine Tewson

Actress | Keeping Up Appearances

An English stage and television actress. She is best known for her roles in British television sitcoms, such as Elizabeth in Keeping Up Appearances (1990) and Miss Davenport in Last of the Summer Wine.

Tewson was born in Hampstead, London, England in 1931. Her father, William, was a professional ...

18. Nicolas Coster

Actor | Santa Barbara

Nicolas Coster was born on December 3, 1933 in Hampstead, London, England as Nicolas Dwynn Coster. He is an actor and producer, known for Santa Barbara (1984), The Bay (2010) and All the President's Men (1976). He has been married to Beth Pantel since January 17, 1982. They have one child. He was ...

19. Amber Aga

Actress | Murder City

Lived in North Africa till age of 5, educated at The International School in Tanzania.

Active member of Cambridge University drama scene. Approached by talent scout whilst playing Cleopatra open air at age 19 - but turned them down to complete degree.

Offered "Midnights Children" (RSC) Tour 2 months ...

20. Michael Culver

Actor | Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back

Michael Culver was born on June 16, 1938 in Hampstead, London, England. He is an actor, known for Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980), A Passage to India (1984) and Härte 10 (1974). He is married to Amanda Ward. He was previously married to Lucinda Curtis.

21. Slash

Soundtrack | Terminator Salvation

Saul Hudson, mainly known as Slash, was born on July 23, 1965, and was raised in Stoke-on-Trent. Both his parents worked in the entertainment business, his mother being a clothing designer (she did some of David Bowie's costumes) and his father being an art director for a record company. When Slash...

22. Charles De'Ath

Actor | Doctor Who

Charles Lawrence De'Ath was born on 24th May 1968 in London to the BBC producer and columnist Wilfred De'Ath and his wife Erica and has an older sister Emma, an executive producer for the BBC's Open University programme. From 1979 to 1984 Charles attended Woolverstone Hall School in Suffolk before ...

23. Anna Wintour

Actress | Zoolander 2

Anna Wintour was born in Hampstead, London, England, the daughter of an American mother, Eleanor Trego (Baker), and an English father, Charles Wintour, former Editor of the Evening Standard. She is from an upper-class family, with many prominent ancestors. She started her career in 1970, working in...

24. Anthony Hickox

Director | Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth

Anthony (Tony), started as a club promoter in London in the early eighties and financed his first short 'rock-a-bye baby' by holding an event at Le'quipe Anglaise, where all the door money went to finance the film. In fact, when it was finished it was the clubs owner Shariffi who showed it to ...

25. Harriet Thorpe

Actress | Calendar Girls

Harriet Thorpe was born on June 8, 1957. She attended London's Central School of Speech and Drama before having success in television, playing the depressed and emotionally-unfit mother in The Brittas Empire (1991), and Fleur in Absolutely Fabulous (1992); the character first seen in Season One ...

26. Henry Douthwaite

Actor | Love, Death & Robots

Henry Douthwaite was born on June 27, 1980 in Hampstead, London, England. He is known for his work on Love, Death & Robots (2019), Laal Kaptaan (2019) and Cruel Peter (2019).

27. Sue Holderness

Actress | Only Fools and Horses....

Sue Holderness was born on May 28, 1949 in Hampstead, London, England. She is an actress, known for Only Fools and Horses (1981), End of Part One (1979) and Dear John (1986). She is married to Mark Piper. They have two children.

28. Gerry Anderson

Writer | Invasion: UFO

Gerry Anderson was born on April 14, 1929 in West Hampstead, London, England as Gerald Alexander Abrahams. He was a writer and producer, known for Invasion: UFO (1974), UFO (1970) and Fireball XL5 (1962). He was married to Mary Robins, Sylvia Anderson and Betty Wrightman. He died on December 26, ...

29. Michael Troughton

Actor | Enigma

Michael Troughton was born on March 2, 1955 in Hampstead, London, England. His father was Patrick Troughton, best known for playing the Second Doctor in Doctor Who (1963). He is the younger brother of David Troughton and the uncle of Sam Troughton, Harry Melling and Warwickshire and England ...

30. Miriam Karlin

Actress | A Clockwork Orange

Miriam Karlin was born on June 23, 1925 in Hampstead, London, England as Miriam Samuels. She was an actress, known for A Clockwork Orange (1971), Children of Men (2006) and The Man Who Cried (2000). She died on June 3, 2011 in St John's Wood, London.

31. Adrienne Posta

Actress | To Sir, with Love

Adrienne Posta was born on March 1, 1949 in Hampstead, London, England as Adrienne Marsha Poster. She is an actress, known for To Sir, with Love (1967), Up the Junction (1968) and The Alf Garnett Saga (1972).

32. Dusty Springfield

Soundtrack | The Boat That Rocked

Dusty Springfield has been acknowledged around the world as the best female soul singer that Britain ever produced. With her oddly erotic, throaty voice, she racked up a string of hits from the 1960s onwards. Born in London to Irish parents, Dusty grew up in and around London. Her early work ...

33. Sean Barrett

Actor | The Dark Crystal

Sean Barrett was born on May 4, 1940 in Hampstead, London, England. He is known for his work on The Dark Crystal (1982), Return to Oz (1985) and Cyber City Oedo 808 (1990).

34. Ellie Patrikios

Actress | Body of Sin

Ellie Vivienne Athanasia Patrikios is a bilingual British and Greek Actress. She was born in London, and raised on the island of Kefalonia from her father's side, in which she attended a Greek school, learning everything in Greek. She began learning the Piano at 6 years old, and developed a pure ...

35. John Mortimer

Writer | Bunny Lake Is Missing

John Mortimer was a prolific writer for the theatre, films (starting during World War II, when he wrote scripts for the Crown Film Unit), television and radio. He also writes fiction and was a trial attorney for more than 30 years. Arguably his most famous creation is Horace Rumpole, "barrister at ...

36. Ian Wilson

Actor | The Wicker Man

Ian Wilson was born on July 2, 1901 in Hampstead, London, England as Ian Macrae Hamish Wilson. He was an actor, known for The Wicker Man (1973), The Good Companions (1957) and Invasion of the Triffids (1963). He died in December 1987 in Exeter, Devon, England.

37. Angela Down

Actress | Emma

Angela Down was born on June 15, 1946 in Hampstead, North London, England. She is an actress, known for Emma (1996), Shoulder to Shoulder (1974) and Take Three Girls (1969).

38. Chris Corbould

Special Effects | Inception

Chris Corbould was born on March 5, 1958 in Hampstead, London, England as Christopher Charles Corbould. He is known for his work on Inception (2010), Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015) and The Dark Knight (2008). He has been married to Lynne Corbould since April 11, 1986. They have ...

39. Jessica Benton

Actress | The Onedin Line

Jessica Benton was born on November 15, 1948 in Hampstead, London, England as Susan Jessica Benton. She is an actress, known for The Onedin Line (1971), The Juggler of Notre Dame (1970) and De 5 van de 4 daagse (1974).

40. Elizabeth Bradley

Actress | An American Werewolf in London

Maud Grimes, the mother-in-law from hell of television's Coronation Street, was tough, rough, domineering, embitteredly disabled and altogether not an obvious candidate for socialite of the year. The actress Elizabeth Bradley played the character for six years and 476 episodes - until she was ...

41. Delphi Lawrence

Actress | The Man Who Could Cheat Death

Delphi Lawrence was born on March 23, 1932 in Hampstead, London, England as Delphi Cajetana Holzman. She was an actress, known for The Man Who Could Cheat Death (1959), The Man Who Finally Died (1959) and The Avengers (1961). She died on April 11, 2002 in Northport, Long Island, New York, USA.

42. Jemma Churchill

Actress | Call the Midwife

Jemma began acting at the renowned Royal Court Youth Theatre in London in the 70's, working with Danny Boyle, Katrin Cartlidge, Simon Curtis amongst many others. She then went on to train at The Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London and left to play a small part in Mai Zeterrling's borstal ...

43. Verity Lambert

Producer | Shoulder to Shoulder

A young Verity Lambert began her career as TV producer when given the chance to produce the new children's television sci-fi series Doctor Who (1963) in early 1963. Due to the fact this was her first job as a producer, Mervyn Pinfield was given guardian role over the series, but Verity's talents ...

44. Ann Queensberry

Actress | City of Ember

Ann Queensberry was born in 1928 in Hampstead, London, England as Anne Zane Sinnett-Jones. She is an actress, known for City of Ember (2008), Empire of the Sun (1987) and Mrs Henderson Presents (2005). She was previously married to Robert Bolt, David Harrington Angus Douglas, 12th Marquess of ...

45. Jon English

Actor | All Together Now

Jon English was born on March 26, 1949 in Hampstead, London, England as Jonathan James English. He is known for his work on All Together Now (1991), Against the Wind (1978) and The Pirates of Penzance (1994). He was married to Carmen Sora. He died on March 9, 2016 in Newcastle, New South Wales, ...

46. Venetia Barrett

Actress | The Man Who Knew Too Little

Venetia Barrett was born on January 26, 1928 in Hampstead, London, England as Venetia Mary Battine (the surname adopted by her father Henry Collett). She was an actress, known for The Man Who Knew Too Little (1997), Operation Diplomat (1952) and The Glass Virgin (1995). She was married to Edward ...

47. Paul Williamson

Actor | Emma

Paul Williamson was born in 1929 in Hampstead, North London, England. He is an actor, known for Emma (1996), The Return of Sherlock Holmes (1986) and The Golden Age (1967).

48. Katharine Levy

Actress | A Legacy

Katharine Levy was born in 1961 in Hampstead, London, England. She is an actress, known for A Legacy (1975), The Watcher in the Woods (1980) and David Copperfield (1974).

49. Peter Glenville

Director | Term of Trial

A talented actor and distinguished stage director, Peter Glenville was the son of Shaun Glenville, the British music hall artist and noted pantomime dame. Born in London Glenville was educated at the Jesuit's Stonyhurst College where he appeared in a production of Hamlet in the 1930s where he was ...

50. Penny Brahms

Actress | 2001: A Space Odyssey

Penny Brahms was born in 1951 in Hampstead, London, England. She is an actress, known for 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), Lady Chatterly Versus Fanny Hill (1971) and The Ambushers (1967).


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