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


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1. Jude Law

Actor | The Talented Mr. Ripley

Jude Law is an English actor. Law has been nominated for two Academy Awards and continues to build a prolific body of work that spans from early successes such as Gattaca (1997) and The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999) to more recent turns as Dr. John Watson in Sherlock Holmes (2009) and Sherlock Holmes:...

2. Jessica Hynes

Actress | Shaun of the Dead

As both a writer and performer, Jessica Hynes has worked prolifically in television, film and theatre. Born in Lewisham, South London in 1972, she was brought up in Brighton, Sussex. At school, she would write bizarre sci-fi stories. At age 15, she joined the National Youth Theatre and left home at...

3. Muriel Pavlow

Actress | Murder She Said

Lovely, delicate-looking actress Muriel Pavlow belongs firmly to the British cinema of the 1950s and often provided a nice counterbalance to the hectic goings-on in many comedies. Born in 1921 in Leigh, Kent, England, she was a dominant stage actress despite her petite frame and made her theatrical...

4. Elsa Lanchester

Actress | Witness for the Prosecution

Elsa Sullivan Lanchester was born into an unconventional a family at the turn of the 20th century. Her parents, James "Shamus" Sullivan and Edith "Biddy" Lanchester, were socialists - very active members of the Social Democratic Federation (SDF) in a rather broad sense and did not believe in the ...

5. Joivan Wade

Actor | The First Purge

Joivan Wade was born on August 2, 1993 in Lewisham, London, England as Joivan Derek Graham Wade. He is an actor and writer, known for The First Purge (2018), Doctor Who (2005) and EastEnders (1985).

6. Gladys Cooper

Actress | My Fair Lady

Gladys Cooper was the daughter of journalist William Frederick Cooper and his wife Mabel Barnett. As a child she was very striking and was used as a photographic model beginning at six years old. She wanted to become an actress and started on that road in 1905 after being discovered by Seymour ...

7. Keeley Hazell

Actress | Horrible Bosses 2

Keeley Hazell was born in the London borough of Lewisham, grew up in Grove Park and attended the Ravensbourne School in Bromley. Her mother, Amber, was a dinner lady and her father, Roy, was a window fitter; they separated when she was thirteen years old. At 16 years of age, Hazell left school to ...

8. James Robertson Justice

Actor | Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

James Robertson Justice was always a noticeable presence in a film with his large stature, bushy beard and booming voice. A Ph.D., a journalist, a naturalist, an expert falconer, a racing car driver, JRJ was certainly a man of many talents.

He entered the film industry quite late in life (37) after ...

9. Sid Vicious

Soundtrack | The Astronaut's Wife

Along with fellow Sex Pistol member, Johnny Rotten, lanky, sneering, pock faced Sid epitomised the punk movement born in the mid 1970s in working class England. Sid Vicious (real name John Beverly) wasn't an original member of the Pistols, but rather joined the band after original bassist, Glen ...

10. Alexander McQueen

Director | Björk: Volumen

Alexander McQueen was born on March 16, 1969 in Lewisham, London, England as Lee Alexander McQueen. He is known for his work on Björk: Volumen (1999), Björk: Alarm Call (1998) and Björk: Volumen Plus (2002). He died on February 11, 2010 in Mayfair, London.

11. John Nettleton

Actor | Oliver Twist

John Nettleton was born on February 5, 1929 in Lewisham, London, England as John S Nettleton. He is an actor, known for Oliver Twist (2005), Walk a Crooked Mile (1961) and A Man for All Seasons (1966). He has been married to Deirdre Doone since 1954. They have three children.

12. Trudie Goodwin

Actress | The Bill

Trudie Goodwin was born on November 13, 1951 in Lewisham, London, England as Trudie J. Goodwin. She is known for her work on The Bill (1984), The Bill: Target (1996) and Storyboard (1983). She has been married to Kit Jackson since 1979. They have two children.

13. Ginger Baker

Soundtrack | Casino

Ginger Baker was born on August 19, 1939 in Lewisham, London, England as Peter Edward Baker.

14. Jeanne Mockford

Actress | Hellboy II: The Golden Army

Jeanne Mockford was born on March 15, 1926 in Catford, Lewisham, London, England as Jeanne M Mockford. She is an actress, known for Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008), Up Pompeii! (1969) and Wordt u al geholpen? (1972).

15. Louise Redknapp

Actress | The Hot Potato

Louise was born on 4 November 1974 in Lewisham, London. Her full name is Louise Elizabeth Nurding but, after marrying long-time friend and football star Jamie Redknapp, she took his surname.

Louise started her music career very early after studying at the Italia Conti Stage School. While she was ...

16. Richard Walsh

Actor | London's Burning

Richard Walsh was born on December 8, 1952 in Lewisham, London, England as Richard Francis Evelyn Walsh. He is an actor, known for Brand meester (1988), Bellman and True (1987) and London's Burning (1986). He has been married to Sarah Keller since 1976. They have one child.

17. Elaine Benson

Actress | The Old Curiosity Shop

Elaine Benson was born on August 21, 1920 in Lewisham, London, England as Elaine Smorthwaite. She was an actress, known for The Old Curiosity Shop (1934) and Royal Cavalcade (1935). She was married to John F. Davis. She died in 1977 in Worthing, Sussex, England.

18. Craig Russell

Actor | Canaries

Craig Russell was born on June 16, 1977 in Lewisham, London, England. He is an actor and producer, known for Canaries (2017), Magpie (2013) and Songbird (2018). He has been married to Kate Edney since September 10, 2011.

19. Bill Wyman

Soundtrack | Opera

Wyman was born in Lewishman, Kent on 24th October 1936. When he was a child he started to play the organ with his father. His first real job was when he did his national service in the RAF Regiment. When he came back to England he got married and had a kid called Steven. Bill then took up a job as ...

20. Ami Metcalf

Actress | Allied

Ami Metcalf was born in June 1994 in Lewisham, London, England as Ami Louise Metcalf. She is an actress, known for Allied (2016), Pan (2015) and Doctors (2000).

21. Calum Callaghan

Actor | Mr Selfridge

Calum Callaghan was born on May 28, 1986 in Lewisham, London, England as Calum Phillip Callaghan. He is an actor, known for Mr Selfridge (2013), To the Ends of the Earth (2005) and Torchwood (2006).

22. Catherine Shipton

Actress | Spice World

Catherine Shipton was born on March 27, 1957 in Lewisham, London, England as Catherine Ellen Shipton. She is an actress, known for Spice World (1997), The Theban Plays by Sophocles (1986) and Casualty (1986).

23. Christopher Parker

Actor | EastEnders

Before being cast as Spencer Moon in EastEnders (1985), Chris Parker worked as a lifeguard in Deptford, South London. He was a stunt double on the film Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. Chris enjoys extreme sports and working out and spent a month on a charity hike through Poland.

24. John Bailey

Actor | The Franchise Affair

John Bailey was born on June 26, 1912 in Lewisham, London, England as John Albert Bailey. He was an actor, known for The Franchise Affair (1951), Celia (1949) and Holocaust (1978). He died on February 11, 1989 in Chelsea, London.

25. Trevor Baxter

Actor | Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow

Trevor W Baxter (born 18 November 1932) was a British actor and playwright. He was educated at Dulwich College and the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.

His credits include: Adam Adamant Lives!, Z Cars (1962), Maelstrom, Thriller, Spy Trap, The New Avengers, Jack the Ripper, The Barchester Chronicles ...

26. John Bonney

Actor | Police Rescue

John Bonney was born in 1933 in Lewisham, London, England as John Peter Bonney. He was an actor, known for Police Rescue (1989), Home and Away (1988) and Sons and Daughters (1982). He was married to Carmen Farrell and Clemence Bettany. He died in June 1993 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

27. Eke Chukwu

Actor | Welcome to Curiosity

Eke was born and raised in south-east London. His parents are both of Nigerian origin. Eke attended various Youth theatres as a teen, namely the London Bubble Theatre where he learned a few craft basics and developed his passion for performance. In pursuit of an acting career, he was awarded a ...

28. Andy Ansah

Actor | Mike Bassett: England Manager

Andy Ansah was born on March 19, 1969 in Lewisham, London, England as Andrew Ansah. He is known for his work on Mike Bassett: England Manager (2001), Goal II: Living the Dream (2007) and Dream Team (1997).

29. Betty England

Actress | The Sweeney

Betty England was born in 1920 in Lewisham, London, England as Betty Frances England. She was an actress, known for The Sweeney (1974), At Your Service, Ltd. (1951) and Murder Most English: A Flaxborough Chronicle (1977). She died on December 21, 2014 in Wimbledon, Surrey, England.

30. Geoffrey Denton

Actor | Swizzlewick

Geoffrey Denton was born on December 8, 1903 in Lewisham, London, England as Geoffrey Francis Denton. He was an actor, known for Swizzlewick (1964), The Forsyte Saga (1967) and Emergency-Ward 10 (1957). He died in 1977 in Hampshire, England.

31. Robert Phillips

Actor | Lara Croft: Tomb Raider

Robert Phillips was born on July 17, 1980 in Lewisham, London, England. He is an actor, known for Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001), Doctors (2000) and Aruslân senki (1991).

32. Hilary Liddell

Actress | BBC Sunday-Night Play

Hilary Liddell was born in 1923 in Lewisham, London, England as Hilary Joyce Liddell. She was an actress, known for BBC Sunday-Night Play (1960), The Happiest Days of Your Life (1947) and Timeslip (1970). She was married to Bernard Hepton. She died on April 4, 2013 in Dover, Kent, England.

33. Daniel Cormack

Producer | Amelia and Michael

Daniel Cormack was born on November 2, 1979 in Lewisham, London, England. He is a producer and director, known for Amelia and Michael (2007), A Fitting Tribute (2007) and Nightwalking (2008).

34. Denis Thatcher

Self | Tracking Down Maggie: The Unofficial Biography of Margaret Thatcher

Denis Thatcher was born on May 10, 1915 in Lewisham, London, England. He was married to Margaret Thatcher and Margaret Doris Kempson. He died on June 26, 2003 in Chelsea, London.

35. Vera Cook

Actress | ITV Play of the Week

Vera Cook was born on June 19, 1912 in Lewisham, London, England as Vera Marjorie Cook. She was an actress and writer, known for ITV Play of the Week (1955), Never Take Sweets from a Stranger (1960) and Danger Man (1964). She died on June 1, 1996 in Bromley, Kent, England.

36. Margot Lister

Actress | Smuggler's Bay

Margot Lister was born on August 28, 1902 in Lewisham, London, England as Bessie Margaret Lister. She was an actress, known for Smuggler's Bay (1964), ITV Television Playhouse (1955) and ITV Play of the Week (1955). She died on February 6, 1980 in St. Pancras, London.

37. Dinah Anne Rogers

Soundtrack | Star!

Dinah Anne Rogers was born on May 27, 1932 in Lewisham, London, England. She is an actress, known for Star! (1968), Trapper John, M.D. (1979) and Fire Maidens from Outer Space (1956).

38. Maxi Priest

Soundtrack | Speed 2: Cruise Control

Maxi Priest was born on June 10, 1961 in Lewisham, London, England as Max Alfred Elliott.

39. Alec Wallis

Actor | Doctor Who

Alec Wallis was born on December 2, 1920 in Lewisham, London, England as Alexander Crichton Wallace. He was an actor, known for Doctor Who (1963), R3 (1964) and Inside Out (1985). He died on August 12, 2004 in Haywards Heath, West Sussex, England.

40. Malcolm Hardee

Actor | The Black Adder

Malcolm Hardee was born on January 5, 1950 in Lewisham, London, England. He was an actor, known for The Black Adder (1982), The Comic Strip Presents... (1982) and Fat Les: Vin-da-loo (1998). He died on January 31, 2005 in Rotherhithe, London.

41. John W.G. Harley

Actor | 1 - Nenokkadine

John W.G. Harley was born on July 3, 1961 in Lewisham, London, England. He was an actor, known for 1 - Nenokkadine (2014), Phantom (2015) and Walking on Sunshine (2014). He was married to Karen Jewell. He died on November 19, 2014 in Gravesend, Kent, England.

42. Peter O'Donnell

Writer | Modesty Blaise

Peter O'Donnell was born on April 11, 1920 in Lewisham, London, England. He is known for his work on Modesty Blaise (1966), The Vengeance of She (1968) and Modesty Blaise (1982). He was married to Constance Doris Green. He died on May 3, 2010 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

43. Bruce Lacey

Actor | Help!

Bruce Lacey was born in 1927 in Lewisham, London, England. He was an actor and director, known for Help! (1965), The Knack ...and How to Get It (1965) and The Bliss of Mrs. Blossom (1968). He was married to Jill Bruce. He died on February 18, 2016 in Norfolk, England.

44. Sylvia Barter

Actress | Emma

Originally trained as a singer at the Royal College of Music, she gave up her career on her marriage to Paul Spencer, who had himself briefly been an actor with the Anew McMaster touring company.

After the Second World War and her divorce, she worked as an assistant house mistress at Cheltenham ...

45. John Gatrell

Actor | The Avengers

John Gatrell was born on August 21, 1907 in Lewisham, London, England as John Harold Stewart Gatrell. He was an actor, known for The Avengers (1961), BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950) and Compact (1962). He was married to Daphne Herman Lea. He died on January 13, 1981 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

46. Barbara Ogilvie

Actress | Armchair Theatre

Barbara Ogilvie was born on April 8, 1918 in Lewisham, London, England as Jean Barbara Ogilvie. She was an actress, known for Armchair Theatre (1956), Conflict (1966) and Tales from Dickens (1958). She died on November 16, 1992 in Friern Barnet, London.

48. Philip Bloomfield

Actor | The Krays

Philip Bloomfield was born on November 19, 1952 in Lewisham, London, England as Philip Arthur Bloomfield. He is an actor, known for The Krays (1990), The Golden Lady (1979) and Blake's 7 (1978).

49. David Seaforth

Actor | Who-Dun-It

David Seaforth was born in 1947 in Lewisham, London, England as David Seyforth. He is an actor, known for Who-Dun-It (1969).

50. Robert Horton

Actor | Silver Blaze

Robert Horton was born on November 27, 1870 in Lewisham, London, England as Robert Henry Horton Hummel. He was an actor, known for Silver Blaze (1937), The Great Defender (1934) and Inside the Room (1935). He died on September 19, 1944 in Redhill, Surrey, England.


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