Birth Place Matching "Singapore" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Jackson Rathbone

Actor | The Last Airbender

Internationally recognized for his breakout role as Jasper Hale in The Twilight Saga (2008-2012) Jackson Rathbone was born to American parents living in the Republic of Singapore. Growing up internationally, Jackson spent his adolescent years living in Tananger, Norway and Midland, Texas. After ...

2. Julia Nickson

Actress | China Cry: A True Story

Julia Nickson was born on the beautiful island city of Singapore. Her early years were spent in the vales of Wiltshire, England, followed by the red rock canyons of the Zambezi river in Africa, but she returned to Singapore after her father's death, when she was six. From the age of seven to ...

3. Ross Butler

Actor | Shazam!

Ross Fleming Butler was born in Singapore, and was raised in the Northern Virginia/Washington, D.C. area. He attended Ohio State University studying Biomolecular and Chemical Engineering, but decided to drop out after one year after discovering he had no passion or interest in that field of study. ...

4. Chin Han

Actor | The Dark Knight

Named one of Asia's 25 greatest actors of all time by CNNGo (a division of CNN) alongside stars like Japan's Toshiro Mifune and India's Amitabh Bachchan and nominated for Variety's Asian Star of the Year Award in 2013, Chin Han's 20 year career has spanned many international theater, television and...

5. Louis Theroux

Writer | When Louis Met... Jimmy

Louis Theroux was born on May 20, 1970 in Singapore as Louis Sebastian Theroux. He is a writer and producer, known for When Louis Met... Jimmy (2000), My Scientology Movie (2015) and Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends (1998). He has been married to Nancy Strang since July 7, 2012. They have three ...

6. Ramon Tikaram

Actor | Jupiter Ascending

Ramon Tikaram was born on May 16, 1967 in Singapore. He is an actor, known for Jupiter Ascending (2015), Vampire Academy (2014) and Dragon Age: Inquisition (2014).

7. Gwendoline Yeo

Actress | An American Girl Story: Ivy & Julie 1976 - A Happy Balance

Gwendoline's breakthrough was a Series Regular role on Desperate Housewives as naughty maid Xiao-Mei. She was then handpicked by Robert Duvall to star opposite him on Emmy Winning Western Broken Trail which garnered her a NAMIC Vision award nominated for best supporting actress.

She starred in the ...

8. Kheng Hua Tan

Actress | Crazy Rich Asians

Tan Kheng Hua is a well-known and respected award-winning actress/producer in Singapore and Malaysia. Kheng has been seen in The Philanthropist (NBC), The Patriarch (UFA), and Serangoon Road (HBO Asia Original Series). Her recent role, as "Empress Dowager" in Netflix's Original Series, Marco Polo, ...

9. Jason Durr

Actor | Heartbeat

After classical training at LAMDA, Jason was discovered by Trevor Nunn and invited to join the world-renowned Royal Shakespeare Company. Jason starred as Claudio in 'Measure for Measure', Paul in the 'Blue Angel', Malcolm' in Adrian Noble's landmark production of 'Macbeth' with Derek Jacobi and Ben...

10. Tila Tequila

Actress | I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry

Singapore-born, Houston-raised Tila "Tequila" Nguyen has become a pop culture sensation. She is one of the most popular personalities in cyberspace, breaking records on MySpace, with a record breaking 1.4 million friends, as well as Facebook.

Raised in a Buddhist temple, the Vietnamese teenager soon...

11. Erika Tham

Actress | Make It Pop

Erika Tham, a multi-ethnic beauty, is an up-and-coming actress best known for her role as 'Corki' on the Nickelodeon series "Make It Pop". The series is a first of its kind, starring three young teenage girls of Asian Canadian descent as strong role models for young girls in an age where an ...

12. Fiona Xie

Actress | Crazy Rich Asians

Fiona Xie was born on January 24, 1982 in Singapore as Fiona Xie Wan Yu. She is an actress, known for Crazy Rich Asians (2018), Fist of Dragon (2011) and The Golden Couple (2012).

13. Fann Wong

Actress | Shanghai Knights

Fann Wong is a Singapore-born actress-singer-model of Chinese origin. Born on 27 January 1971, she derived her artiste name, Fann Wong, from a combination of her father's surname (Fann) and her mother's surname (Wong). With GCE 'A' Levels and a diploma in fashion merchandising from the La Salle ...

14. Sharon Tay

Actress | Independence Day

Sharon Tay was born on October 15, 1966 in Singapore. She is an actress, known for Independence Day (1996), Fast Five (2011) and Eagle Eye (2008).

15. Philip Tan

Stunts | Inception

Phil Tan was born in Singapore where he spent his childhood and then at the age of five moved to the UK. Phil started off his athletic career as a gymnast where he became the British Youth Tumbling champion and a member of the British squad for many years. Years later after getting into martial ...

16. Tony Anholt

Actor | Space: 1999

Tony Anholt was born on January 19, 1941 in Singapore as Anthony Anholt. He was an actor, known for Space: 1999 (1975), The Protectors (1972) and Howards' Way (1985). He was married to Tracey Childs and Sheila Willet. He died on July 26, 2002 in London, England.

17. Lydia Look

Crazy Rich Asians

Lydia Look, a multiple award winning multi-lingual actress and adept at both comedy and drama, is described in the Lifetime TV Movie Mistress Hunter as "Lydia's character, Hannah, is unsettlingly confident and shrewd...She's not someone you would want to mess with. Ever! That being said, Look ...

18. Angela Lin

Actress | Little America

Broadway actress Angela Lin was born and raised in Singapore before immigrating to San Jose, California one month before the 6.9 Loma Prieta Earthquake.

Not long after coming to America, Angela discovered her passion for theater and telling stories. She attended Abraham Lincoln High, a performance ...

19. Pierre Png

Actor | Gin gwai

Pierre Png was born on October 29, 1973 in Singapore as Pierre Theodore Png Tiang Huat. He is an actor, known for The Eye (2002), Crazy Rich Asians (2018) and Phua Chu Kang (1996). He has been married to Andrea De Cruz since October 18, 2003.

20. Desiree Siahaan

Actress | Whispers of the Dead

Born in Singapore, and a child of the world, Desiree's lineage combines her father's Indonesian and Chinese heritage with her mother's unique descent of Dutch, Portuguese, Filipino, and Spanish. This combination creates Desiree's truly exotic essence and beauty.

As a child, Desiree was cast in ...

21. Chloe Ng

Actress | Wentworth

Chloe Ng was born on November 9, 1991 in Singapore as Chloe Ng Xue Ling. She is an actress, known for Wentworth (2013), Secret Bridesmaids' Business (2019) and The Very Excellent Mr. Dundee.

22. Anna Cummer

Actress | Kidô senshi Gundam Seed

Anna Cummer was born in Singapore on January 2nd 1977. She had the good fortune of spending half of her adolescence in Southeast Asia and the other half in Saskatchewan. After finishing high school at the French International School in Hong Kong, Anna seized the opportunity to study drama in ...

23. Ping Hui Tay

Actor | Unriddle

Ping Hui Tay was born on November 10, 1970 in Singapore. He is an actor, known for Unriddle (2010), Infernal Affairs II (2003) and Unbeatables (1993). He has been married to Edna Mei Ling Lim since June 18, 2010.

24. Sandi Tan

Director | Shirkers

Sandi Tan published a cult zine called The Exploding Cat at 16 and at 22 became the film critic at The Straits Times, Singapore's largest newspaper (1995-1997). Then she threw all that away to run off to film school at Columbia University. Her short films Moveable Feast and Gourmet Baby have played...

25. Fiona Bruce

Actress | The Vicar of Dibley

Fiona Bruce was born on April 25, 1964 in Singapore. She is an actress and writer, known for The Vicar of Dibley (1994), Taking the Flak (2009) and Tracey Ullman's Show (2016). She has been married to Nigel Sharrocks since July 1994. They have two children.

26. Paulyn Sun

Actress | Koroshiya 1

Paulyn Sun is an Singapore-born actress and Miss Singapore of 1994 and represented her country at Miss Universe. She quit her job in business development to launch an acting career in Hong Kong. Her first acting role was in the movie "The Golden Girls (1995)."

In 1996 she was offered 20 million (...

28. Jaime Chew

Actress | Marco Polo

Jaime Chew is an actress known for Marco Polo (2014) playing the recurring role of Princess Ling Ling (Season 2).

Jaime was featured on the cover of Harpers Bazaar (Kids) in 2011, and has gone on to appear in Print Ads, TV Commercials, Voice Overs (Mandarin and English) and Short Films in Singapore....

29. Pearry Reginald Teo

Writer | The Gene Generation

Pearry Reginald Teo was born in July 23rd 1978. He started making films at the later stage than most filmmakers, when he was 22 years old. His first short film Liberata Me (2002) was screened at Cannes, won Best Horror at the New York International Film Festival and an Award of Excellence from The ...

30. Leslie Charteris

Writer | The Saint

Worked in a tin mine, on a rubber plantation, as a gold prospector, as a bartender and as a professional bridge player before writing. The first Saint book, written when he was 20 years old, was his third book and the only one of his first five novels to feature the Saint. Wrote nearly a hundred ...

31. Nicole Joy Tan

Actress | 6 Plots

Nicole was born in Singapore and raised in Melbourne, Australia. At a young age she danced with the Australian Ballet, being in their associated program for over 8 years. There, she danced in many of the company's productions including the company's Madame Butterfly, The Nutcracker and the Royal ...

32. Kee Chan

Actor | Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

Commencing his first theatrical role in 1992's "TURTLE BEACH", Kee soon landed his first major role as Fedallah, the lead support to Patrick Stewart (Captain Ahab), in "MOBY DICK". In early 2000, successfully cast in "MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE II" followed by Kee playing opposite Dennis Hopper in "...

33. Gillian Tan

Actress | The Black Rabbit

Starting out as a commercial model in tropical Singapore, Jilly Tan has made a living as a professional performer since 1999, carving out a career in Singapore television, the main media in her local industry. Besides a multitude of lead episodic, guest and recurring roles on all the local network ...

34. Michelle Goh

Actress | Smallville

Michelle Goh was born on September 9, 1973 in Singapore. She is an actress, known for Smallville (2001), Dark Angel (2000) and Human Cargo (2004).

35. Andy Ho

Actor | Swiss Family Robinson

Andy Ho was born on July 2, 1913 in Singapore as Andrew Chin Guan Ho. He was an actor, known for Swiss Family Robinson (1960), The Avengers (1961) and Village Hall (1974). He died in January 1992 in London, England.

36. Fauziah Ahmad Daud

Actress | Puteri

Fauziah Ahmad Daud was born on October 10, 1962 in Singapore. She is an actress, known for Puteri (1987), Ceritaku Ceritamu (1979) and Ali Setan (1985). She was previously married to Eman Manan.

37. Cal Bellini

Actor | Little Big Man

Cal Bellini was born on June 9, 1935 in Singapore as Khalid Ibrahim. He was an actor, known for Little Big Man (1970), Kate McShane (1975) and Diagnosis: Unknown (1960). He died on April 9, 2017 in California, USA.

38. Charissa Saverio

Soundtrack | Go

Charissa Saverio was born on December 7, 1969 in Singapore. She is an actress, known for Go (1999), Enough (2002) and The Magnificent Raiders of Dimension War One (2020).

40. Natashja Rathore

Director | Still Rolling: The DDLJ Story

Born in Singapore, raised in Mumbai, an undergraduate alumna of LASALLE College of the Arts, and a postgraduate alumna of The London Film School, Natashja has not only lived in and understood the culture and work ethos of the East and West but also has an extensive network of creative collaborators...

41. Ase Wang

Actress | The Prince & Me: The Elephant Adventure

Ase, one of the most successful young models in Thailand, comes from a background of mixed heritage with Chinese and Swedish parentage. She is fluent in English, Swedish and semi-fluent in Mandarin and Thai. Having grown up in Singapore, but based in Bangkok, Thailand, she has worked in various ...

42. Hugo Ng

Actor | Da ba yao sha tong an

Hugo Ng was born on August 22, 1959 in Singapore as Kwei Ann Goh. He is an actor and director, known for God or Dog (1997), Take Top (2000) and The Jail of No Return (1994). He has been married to Lily Chung since 1995. They have one child.

43. Wendy Kweh

Actress | The Bill

Wendy Kweh was born in Singapore. She is an actress, known for The Bill (1984), Holby City (1999) and Hot Hot Hot (2011).

44. Adrian Pang

Actor | Bait

Adrian Pang was born in 1966 in Singapore. He is an actor, known for Bait (2012), Spy Game (2001) and Blackhat (2015).

45. Mona Chong

Actress | On Her Majesty's Secret Service

Mona Chong was born in 1945 in Singapore. She was an actress, known for On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969), The 2nd Best Secret Agent in the Whole Wide World (1965) and Secret Agent (1964). She was married to Neville M Bass and Neville Bass. She died in 2017.

46. Mark Lee

Actor | Qian bu gou yong 2

Mark Lee was born on October 16, 1968 in Singapore as Mark Lee Kok Huang. He is an actor and director, known for Money No Enough II (2008), Police & Thief (2004) and Na ge bu gou (1999).

47. Sharmaine Yeoh

Actress | The Possession

Sharmaine was born and raised in Singapore but moved to Canada in 1998 to pursue animal studies. She fell in love with the film industry and has been pursuing it ever since. Sharmaine has worked as a crew member in various departments behind the scenes before stepping out in front of the camera.

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48. Ruth Langsford

Actress | Lemon La Vida Loca

Ruth Langsford was born on March 17, 1960 in Singapore. She is an actress, known for Lemon La Vida Loca (2012), Annually Retentive (2006) and The Keith Lemon Sketch Show (2015). She has been married to Eamonn Holmes since June 26, 2010. They have one child.

49. Aaron Aziz

Actor | Suamiku Encik Perfect 10!

Aaron Aziz was born on February 23, 1976 in Singapore as Aaron Mustapha Aziz. He is an actor and director, known for Suamiku Encik Perfect 10! (2015), Romeo Kota (2015) and Tik Tik Tik (2018). He has been married to Diyana Halik since August 3, 2003. They have two children.

50. Vernetta Lopez

Actress | Equals

Vernetta Lopez is an actress, radio DJ, professional emcee and voice over artiste. She's known for her role as Denise in the long running sitcom, 'Under One Roof' and is a well-known radio personality on Gold 905FM. She's a recognizable and popular figure in Singapore's entertainment industry and ...


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