Birth Place Matching "Hampstead, London, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
4. 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 ...
5. 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 ...
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 ...
Actress | The Molly Maguires
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 Molly Maguires (1970), Walk Don't Run (1966) and Doctor Dolittle (1967). She was previously married to Tom Stern.
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. 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...
10. David Troughton
Actor | Crime and Punishment
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, ...
11. 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...
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...
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 ...
14. 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 ...
15. 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 ...
16. 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. ...
17. 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 ...
18. Michael Culver
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.
19. 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), Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987) and The Bay (2010). He has been married to Beth Pantel since January 17, 1982. They have one child. ...
20. 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...
21. 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 ...
22. 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 UFO... annientare S.H.A.D.O. stop. Uccidete Straker... (1974). He was married to Mary Robins, Sylvia Anderson and ...
23. Anthony Hickox
Director | Waxwork
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 ...
24. 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 ...
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 ...
27. 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 (2019) and The World Is Full of Married Men (1979). She has been married to Michael Carter since August 18, 2018. She was previously married ...
28. 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 ...
29. John Mortimer
Writer | John and Mary
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 ...
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. Verity Lambert
Producer | Evil Angels
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 ...
35. 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 ...
36. 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 ...
37. Ann Queensberry
Actress | Empire of the Sun
Ann Queensberry was born in 1928 in Hampstead, London, England as Anne Zane Sinnett-Jones. She is an actress, known for Empire of the Sun (1987), City of Ember (2008) and Jane Eyre (1996). She was previously married to Robert Bolt, David Harrington Angus Douglas, 12th Marquess of Queensberry and ...
39. 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, ...
40. 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 ...
44. Valerie Lush
Actress | Little Lord Fauntleroy
Valerie Lush was born on December 24, 1918 in Hampstead, London, England as Valerie Masson Lush. She was an actress, known for Little Lord Fauntleroy (1976), ...And Mother Makes Five (1974) and Taggart (1983). She was married to Charles Wilfred Bentley. She died on May 14, 2016 in Paddington, ...
46. Alexander Doré
Actor | Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Alexander Doré was born on August 28, 1923 in Hampstead, North London, England as Alexander Joseph Dore. He was an actor and director, known for Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968), Theatre Night (1957) and Jungle Street (1960). He was married to Edna Doré. He died on April 16, 2002 in London, England.
47. Lois Burwell
Make Up Department | Le cinquième élément
Lois Burwell was born in 1957 in Hampstead, London, England. She is known for her work on The Fifth Element (1997), Saving Private Ryan (1998) and Braveheart (1995). She has been married to John Toll since November 14, 1998. She was previously married to Paul Duncan.
48. Rudi Davies
Actress | The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne
Rudi Davies was born on March 24, 1965 in Hampstead, London, England as Ruth Emmanuella Davies. She is an actress, known for The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne (1987), Frankie Starlight (1995) and The Object of Beauty (1991). She was previously married to Mick Ford.
49. Amy Eldon
Producer | The Thousand Year Journey
Amy Eldon was born on July 9, 1974 in Hampstead, London, England as Amy Louise Eldon. She is a producer and writer, known for The Thousand Year Journey (2015), Extraordinary Moms (2011) and Global Tribe (2003). She has been married to Jon Turteltaub since July 6, 2006. They have three children.
50. Laurie Johnson
Prolific British composer who has written scores for over four hundred film and television series. Very much of the old school of film composers, he studied at the Royal Academy of Music in London and his scores reflect this classical training in their complexity. The trademark Johnson sound is the...