Birth Place Matching "Luton, Bedfordshire, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Colin Salmon
Actor | Resident Evil
Colin Salmon is one of Britain's most renowned actors. With a bold voice and posture, Colin makes his characters a favorite among audiences for every role he plays. He made his feature debut as Sgt. Robert Oswald in the British mega-hit mini-series Prime Suspect 2 (1992), which gave him much ...
3. Emily Atack
Actress | Iron Sky: The Coming Race
Emily Atack is a UK actress best known for comedy, she has appeared in numerous projects for TV, stage and screen. In 2016 Emily played Daphne in the movie reprise of Dad's Army alongside Bill Nighy and Toby Jones. In 2017 Emily will star in film Lies We Tell starring Gabriel Byrne and Harvey ...
5. John Badham
Director | WarGames
English-born "Army brat" John Badham is the son of English actress Mary Hewitt and the stepson of an American Army general. Raised in Alabama and schooled at Yale, he cut his teeth producing and directing for TV before making his feature debut with The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor ...
7. Sam Gittins
Actor | Await Further Instructions
Sam Gittins is a BRIT school graduate, born in Luton, and raised in south London. He has been working professionally as an Actor since the age of Eighteen. Sam has received a host of acclaim from his industry for his work within Television and Film. Including a "Best Actor" award in the Southampton...
9. Tom Chadbon
Actor | Casino Royale
Tom Chadbon was born on February 27, 1946 in Luton, Bedfordshire, England. He is an actor, known for Casino Royale (2006), Tess (1979) and Rebecca (1997). He has been married to Jane Hennessy since July 20, 1977. They have one child. He was previously married to Deborah Leathers.
12. Kate Lansbury
Actress | EverAfter
Kate Lansbury trained at the Central School of Speech and Drama from 1958 to 1961. A very talented character actress, she excelled in the final year production of "Under Milk Wood". After leaving the Central School she went on tour with Rex Harrison and then pursued a career in both the theatre and...
14. Joanna Dunham
Actress | Van der Valk
Joanna Dunham was born on May 6, 1936 in Luton, Bedfordshire, England as Joanna Elizabeth Dunham. She was an actress, known for Van der Valk (1972), BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950) and The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965). She was married to Reggie Oliver and Henry A. Osborne. She died on November ...
15. David Renwick
Writer | Jonathan Creek
David Peter Renwick (born 4 September 1951) is an English television writer, best known for creation of the sitcom One Foot in the Grave (1990) and the mystery series Jonathan Creek (1997).
Before beginning his full-time comedy writing career, he worked as a journalist on his home town newspaper, ...
18. Nancy Roberts
Actress | The Grove Family
Nancy Roberts was born on July 22, 1885 in Luton, Bedfordshire, England as Annette Myfanwy Roberts. She was an actress, known for The Grove Family (1954), Heidi (1959) and Black Narcissus (1947). She was married to Donald Finlay. She died on June 24, 1962 in Paddington, London, England.
20. Arthur Hailey
Writer | Zero Hour!
Born April 5, 1920 in Luton, England, Arthur Hailey decided to become a full-time author in 1956 following the success of his original television drama Encounter: Flight Into Danger (1956). For the next few years, he wrote teleplays for such legendary dramatic series as Playhouse 90 (1956), Kraft ...
22. Alison Seebohm
Actress | A Hard Day's Night
Alison Seebohm was born on May 5, 1939 in Luton, Bedfordshire, England as Alison Patricia Seebohm. She was an actress, known for A Hard Day's Night (1964), The Avengers (1961) and Murder Most Foul (1964). She was married to Frank Cvitanovich and Ray Austin. She died on February 22, 2015 in Taunton,...
24. Chris Barber
Production Designer | Greyhawk
Chris Barber was born in Luton to an English mother and Kenyan father of Gujarati Indian descent. After completing a BA Hons Philosophy degree at the U.E.A in 2004, Chris studied art direction for film at Pinewood Studios tutored by Terry Ackland-Snow, the Art Director of Aliens (1986), Batman (...
26. Primi Townsend
Actress | Doctor Who
Primi Townsend was born in 1951 in Luton, Bedfordshire, England as Primrose Beardmore. She is an actress, known for Doctor Who (1963), Schizo (1976) and 1990 (1977). She has been married to Roger Donald Osborne-Carey since 1983. She was previously married to Chet Townsend.
27. Natasha Collins
Actress | The 10th Kingdom
Natasha Collins was born on July 7, 1976 in Luton, Bedfordshire, England as Natasha Louise Collins. She was an actress, known for The 10th Kingdom (2000), See It Saw It (1999) and ChuckleVision (1987). She died on January 3, 2008 in St John's Wood, London, England.
29. Richard Mayes
Actor | Top Secret!
Richard Mayes was born on December 26, 1922 in Luton, Bedfordshire, England as Derek Leonard Mayes. He was an actor, known for Top Secret! (1984), Gandhi (1982) and Doctor Who (1963). He was married to Beryl King. He died on October 22, 2006 in Barnet, London, England.
33. Daniel Johns
Actor | Six Rounds
Daniel Jones trained at Rose Bruford College from 1964 to 1967 and then studied with Jacques Lecoq in Paris for one year. He worked in repertory theatre playing such roles as Mason in Journeys End, Uncle Sam in The Homecoming and Harold in Boys in the Band. He also did some film and television in ...
34. Ian Cashmore
Writer | Haunted Homes
Ian Cashmore was born one month premature at Luton & Dunstable hospital on 28th May 1970 in Luton, Bedfordshire, UK.
When he was four, his parents Ray Cashmore and Patricia Cashmore (nee Doyle) moved near to Leaveden Studios (famous for: Star Wars / Harry Potter / Lord of the Rings / Superman etc), ...
35. Neil Shand
Writer | Mike Yarwood in Persons
Neil Shand was born on March 3, 1934 in Luton, Bedfordshire, England as Neil Hodgson Shand. He was a writer and assistant director, known for Mike Yarwood in Persons (1976), Kelly Monteith (1979) and Larry Grayson (1975). He was married to Judith Keppel, Mary Massie and Pamela Reeves. He died on ...
41. Laura Buckingham
Laura Buckingham was born June 15th, 1985 in Luton, Bedfordshire, England. In 2007, Laura moved to Perth, Western Australia. On July 8th 2009, she became an Australian National, leading to dual nationality: British/Australian. She is a Floor Runner and an Extra, known for Studio 60 (2005), and Mind...
44. Phil Clarke
Following many years working at the coal face of film with the cream of cinema on such pictures as Sleepy Hollow, Enigma and two of the biggest box-office franchises: Star Wars and Harry Potter, Phil dove headlong into the world of writing.
Starting with screenplays, he was fortunate enough to ...
49. George Mossman
George Mossman was born on September 9, 1908 in Luton, Bedfordshire, England as George Charles Mossman. He is known for his work on Barry Lyndon (1975), Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes (1984) and Jabberwocky (1977). He died in September 1993 in Bedfordshire.
50. Leah Harlow
Soundtrack | Cycle
Born in Luton, England 1960, went to Icknield High School from 1972 to 1977. At 16 formed band as a singer bass player playing cover songs in social and youth clubs moved on from that to play original music 1979.
Lead guitarist and founder member of Luton rock band "The Founded" 1981-82, release ...