National Youth Theatre Members

National Youth Theatre members

  • Abigail Tarttelin
    Abigail Jane Kathryn Tarttelin is an English novelist who began her career as an actress. Her second book, Golden Boy, was described as a "dazzling debut" by Oprah's Book Club.
  • Adam O'Brian Adam O'Brian
    Adam O'Brian is a Welsh actor, director, and screenwriter.
  • Alec Christie Alec Christie
    Alec Christie is a British actor. He started acting at the age of ten appearing on stage at the Birmingham Repertory Theatre as young Herbert Pocket in Great Expectations. At the age of twelve he was cast as Tolly in the BBC adaptation of Lucy M. Boston's The Children of Green Knowe.
  • Alec Newman Alec Newman
    Alec Newman is a Scottish actor.
  • Alexander Arnold (actor)
    Alexander Arnold is an English actor, singer, and musician, best known for his role as Rich Hardbeck in the E4 teen drama Skins.
  • Alex Jennings
    Alex Jennings is an English actor, who has worked extensively with the Royal Shakespeare Company and National Theatre. A three-time Olivier Award winner, he won for Too Clever by Half, Peer Gynt, and My Fair Lady.
  • Alex Kingston
    Alexandra Elizabeth Kingston is an English actress, who trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London.
  • Alex Lawther
    Alex Lawther is an English actor. He is best known for portraying the young Alan Turing in the film The Imitation Game, which won him the London Film Critics' Circle Award for Young British Performer of the Year.
  • Alex Macqueen
    Alexander Tulloch Macqueen is an English actor. He has appeared on television, film and radio in the UK in productions such as Holby City, Hut 33, Peep Show, The Thick of It, Keeping Mum, and The Inbetweeners.
  • Alfred Molina Alfred Molina
    Alfredo "Alfred" Molina is an English-American actor, known for his roles in Raiders of the Lost Ark, Enchanted April, Maverick, Boogie Nights, Chocolat, Spider-Man 2, The Da Vinci Code, An Education, Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, The Sorcerer's Apprentice, Rango and Whiskey Tango Foxtrot.
  • Alison Newman Alison Newman
    Alison Newman is a British actress, best known for her role in the hit ITV1 television series Footballers' Wives as Hazel Bailey, and as DI Samantha Keeble in the BBC soap opera EastEnders.
  • Alun Armstrong Alun Armstrong
    Alan Armstrong, known professionally as Alun Armstrong, is an English actor. Armstrong grew up in County Durham in North East England. He first became interested in acting through Shakespeare productions at his grammar school.
  • A. M. Hanson
    Alexander Mark "A. M." Hanson is an English artist and photographer. He is based in London.
  • Amy Wren
    Amy Wren is a British actress.
  • Andrea Riseborough Andrea Riseborough
    Andrea Louise Riseborough is an English stage and film actress. Her film appearances include Birdman or, Oblivion, Welcome to the Punch, Disconnect, Shadow Dancer, W.E., Brighton Rock, Made in Dagenham, Never Let Me Go, Happy-Go-Lucky, and Venus.
  • Andrew Lincoln Andrew Lincoln
    Andrew James Clutterbuck, better known by his stage name Andrew Lincoln, is an English actor. He is most recognised for his portrayal of Rick Grimes, the lead character in the AMC post-apocalyptic horror television series—based on the eponymous comic book series of the same name—The Walking Dead.
  • Andy Price
    Andy Price is a British television and film composer. He has scored more than 50 films for television and more than 25 productions for theatres around the country, including the Bristol Old Vic, National Youth Theatre and the RSC.
  • Anna Francolini
    Anna Francolini is an English actress.
  • Annie Wallace
    Annie Wallace is a Scottish actress from Aberdeen known for playing Sally St. Claire in the Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks. She is also known for playing Miss. Heller, a headmistress in an episode of Shameless in 2011, for various appearances on the Manchester Theatre Fringe.
  • Anthony May Anthony May
    Anthony May is an English stage, television and film actor. Trained at R.A.D.A. from 1965 to 1967.
  • Antonia Thomas Antonia Thomas
    Antonia Laura Thomas is an English actress. She is best known for starring as Alisha Daniels in the E4 comedy-drama series Misfits and Evie in the Channel 4/Netflix comedy series Lovesick.
  • Aruhan Galieva
    Aruhan Galieva is a British singer and actress of mixed Anglo-Kazakh heritage and is best known for her work as a solo soprano on Karl Jenkins' 'Tlep' under Sony BMG and her work on the follow-up album 'Shakarim' which was premiered at the Royal Festival Hall.
  • Ashley Jensen Ashley Jensen
    Ashley Jensen Beesley is a Scottish actress and narrator. She was nominated for an Emmy for her role on the television series Extras, on which she appeared from 2005–2007. She was also a cast member of the ABC show Ugly Betty and the short-lived CBS sitcom Accidentally on Purpose.
  • Ashley Lilley
    Ashley-Anne Lilley is a Scottish actress and singer. She made her debut in the 2008 film Mamma Mia!.
  • Ashley Taylor Dawson Ashley Taylor Dawson
    Philip Ashley Taylor Dawson, known as Ashley Taylor Dawson, is an English actor and singer. He is best known for his role as Darren Osborne in the British Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks, in which he is one of the longest serving cast members, and for being a member of pop band allSTARS.
  • Ayesha Gwilt
    Ayesha Gwilt is an English actress. She trained at the National Youth Theatre and has appeared in several theatre productions since. She also has a role in the BBC television series, All the Small Things as Grace Oudidja. The series also stars Sarah Lancashire, Neil Pearson and Richard Fleeshman.
  • Barrie Keeffe
    Barrie Colin Keeffe is an English dramatist and screenwriter, best known for his screenplay for the 1981 film The Long Good Friday.
  • Barrie Rutter
    Barrie Thomas Rutter OBE is an English actor and the founder and Artistic Director of the Northern Broadsides theatre company based in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England.
  • Ben Aldridge (actor)
    Benjamin Charles Aldridge is an English actor, born in Devon. After years with the National Youth Theatre, Aldridge graduated from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art with a bursary from the Genesis Foundation for young actors.
  • Benjamin Davies (actor) Benjamin Davies (actor)
    Benjamin John Gareth Davies is a Scottish actor and producer.
  • Ben Kingsley Ben Kingsley
    Sir Ben Kingsley is an English actor with a career spanning over 40 years. He has won an Oscar, Grammy, BAFTA, two Golden Globes, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. He is known for his starring role as Mohandas Gandhi in the 1982 film Gandhi, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor.
  • Beth Tanenhaus Winsten
    Beth Tanenhaus Winsten is an American filmmaker, screenwriter, visual artist, and creator of the digital genre tinyBigPictureshows with channels on YouTube and Vimeo. Her work has been broadcast on the National Geographic Explorer Series, TBS, PBS, ABC affiliates among others.
  • Bradley Freegard
    Bradley Freegard is a Welsh actor.
  • Brandon Francis
    Brandon Francis is a British actor, producer and screenwriter.
  • Brian McCardie
    Brian McCardie is a Scottish actor/writer. He has just finished filming Agatha Christie's "Ordeal by Innocence" playing Bellamy Gould. He also recently playing Ziggy Campbell in the upcoming 21st Century Fox Film "Walk Like a Panther". He appears in the TV series of Guy Ritchie's Snatch.
  • Bruce Payne
    Bruce Martyn Payne is an English actor, producer, and assistant director. Payne trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London and was identified, in the late 1980s, with the "Brit Pack" of rising young British actors.
  • Bryan Forbes
    Bryan Forbes, CBE was an English film director, screenwriter, film producer, actor and novelist, described as a "Renaissance man" and "one of the most important figures in the British film industry".
  • Calvin Dean Calvin Dean
    Calvin Ainsley Dean is an English actor, best known for portraying Darren Mullet in the 2009 film Tormented.
  • Cameron Butterwick
    Cameron Butterwick is a British actor best known for his role as 'Josh' on the Disney Channel UK series As the Bell Rings. He also played Adil's brother on various episodes of Genie in the house.
  • Caroline Goodall
    Caroline Cruice Goodall is an English actress and screenwriter. She was nominated for AFI Awards for her roles in the 1989 miniseries Cassidy, and the 1995 film Hotel Sorrento.
  • Catherine Tate Catherine Tate
    Catherine Tate is an English comedian, actress, and writer. She has won numerous awards for her work on the sketch comedy series The Catherine Tate Show as well as being nominated for an International Emmy Award and seven BAFTA Awards.
  • Cerrie Burnell
    Claire "Cerrie" Burnell is an English actress, singer, playwright, children's author, and television presenter for the BBC children's channel CBeebies.
  • Charlotte Reather
    Charlotte Reather is an English comedy writer, performer and journalist.
  • Chiké Okonkwo Chiké Okonkwo
    Chiké Okonkwo is an English actor. He is known for portraying PC Clark in New Tricks and DC Callum Gada in Paradox. He currently stars as Lee Truitt, the love interest of the title character on the BET series "Being Mary Jane".
  • Chiwetel Ejiofor Chiwetel Ejiofor
    Chiwetel Umeadi Ejiofor, CBE is an English actor.
  • Clive Brunt
    Clive Charles Arthur Brunt, is an English actor.
  • Clive Emsley
    Clive Emsley is a British historian and criminologist. He is a research director and lecturer at the Open University.
  • Clive Mantle Clive Mantle
    Clive Andrew Mantle is an English actor. He is best known for playing general surgeon Dr Mike Barratt in the BBC hospital drama series Casualty and Holby City in the 1990s, and is also noted for his role as Little John in the cult 1980s fantasy series Robin of Sherwood.
  • Clive Standen Clive Standen
    Clive James Standen is a Northern Irish actor best known for playing Rollo in the History Channel TV series Vikings, Sir Gawain in the Starz series Camelot, Archer in the BBC TV series Robin Hood, and Private Carl Harris in the British sci-fi show Doctor Who.
  • Colin Firth Colin Firth
    Colin Andrew Firth, is an English actor. He has received an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, two BAFTA Awards, and three Screen Actors Guild Awards, as well as the Volpi Cup.
  • Crispin Whittell
    Crispin Whittell is a British director and playwright.
  • Daisy Lewis
    Daisy Lewis is a British actress and producer.
  • Daniel Craig Daniel Craig
    Daniel Wroughton Craig is an English actor. He trained at the National Youth Theatre and graduated from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 1991, before beginning his career on stage. His film debut was in the drama The Power of One.
  • Daniel Day-Lewis
    Sir Daniel Michael Blake Day-Lewis is an English actor who holds both British and Irish citizenship. Born and raised in London, he excelled on stage at the National Youth Theatre, before being accepted at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, which he attended for three years.
  • Daniel Ings
    Daniel Ings is an English actor. He is known for his role in the Channel 4/Netflix comedy series Lovesick.
  • Danielle Harold
    Danielle Amy Louise Harold is an English actress, best known for her role as Lola Pearce in the BBC soap opera EastEnders.
  • Dan Stevens Dan Stevens
    Daniel Jonathan "Dan" Stevens is an English actor. He is best known for his role as Matthew Crawley in the ITV acclaimed period drama series Downton Abbey.
  • David Conolly
    David Conolly is a writer, director, comedian and actor whose production company, Mansion Pictures, produced two feature-length films, Mothers & Daughters and The Understudy, Conolly was born in Leeds. His father, Michael, worked as a Chaplain in a mental hospital.
  • David Harewood
    David Harewood is an English actor. He trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. He is known for playing David Estes, the director of the CIA's Counterterrorism Center, in the Showtime series Homeland, and Hank Henshaw/J'onn J'onzz/Cyborg Superman on Supergirl.
  • David Leon
    David Jeremy Leon is an English actor, director, writer and producer. As an actor, he is best known for appearing in photographer Rankin's directoral debut Lives of the Saints as Othello and Guy Ritchie's film RocknRolla.
  • David Oyelowo David Oyelowo
    David Oyetokunbo Oyelowo, OBE is a British-Nigerian actor and producer.
  • David Suchet David Suchet
    David Suchet, CBE is an English actor, known for his work on British stage and television. He played Edward Teller in the TV serial Oppenheimer and received the RTS and BPG awards for his performance as Augustus Melmotte in the 2001 British serial The Way We Live Now.
  • David Walliams David Walliams
    David Edward Williams, OBE, known professionally as David Walliams, is an English comedian, actor, talent-show judge, author, presenter, and activist, known for his partnership with Matt Lucas on the BBC One sketch show Little Britain.
  • David Weston (actor)
    David Weston is an English actor, director and author. Since graduating from RADA in 1961 he has acted in numerous film, television and stage productions, including twenty-seven plays in Shakespeare's canon. With Michael Croft he was a founder member of the National Youth Theatre.
  • David Witts
    David Peter S. Witts is a British actor, best known for his portrayal of Joey Branning in the long-running British television soap opera, EastEnders, in which he appeared from 2012 to 2013.
  • Dawn Airey
    Dawn Elizabeth Airey, is the Chief executive officer of Getty Images since 12 October 2015. She was senior vice president of Yahoo's business in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, responsible for advertising.
  • Dennis Marks (music director)
    Dennis Michael Marks was head of music at BBC Television in the 1980s and from 1993 to 1997 was general director of English National Opera. He was also a maker of television documentaries, broadcaster and author.
  • Derek Jacobi Derek Jacobi
    Sir Derek George Jacobi, is an English actor and stage director.
  • Diana Quick
    Diana Marilyn Quick is an English actress.
  • Diane Youdale Diane Youdale
    Diane Patricia Youdale is an English television personality, who is best known for her role as "Jet" on the television series Gladiators.
  • Dominic Mafham Dominic Mafham
    Dominic Mafham is an English stage, film and television actor. He trained at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.
  • Dotun Adebayo
    Oludotun "Dotun" Adebayo, MBE is a British radio presenter, writer, and publisher. He is best known for his work on Up All Night on BBC Radio 5 Live, as well as the obituary programme Brief Lives.
  • Douglas Booth
    Douglas John Booth is an English actor. He first came to public attention following his performance as Boy George in the BBC Two film Worried About the Boy. He also starred in the BBC adaptations of Great Expectations and Christopher and His Kind.
  • Douglas Hodge Douglas Hodge
    Douglas Hodge is an English actor, director, and musician who trained for the stage at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.
  • Ed Petrie Ed Petrie
    Edward Oliver James "Ed" Petrie is an English actor, comedian, and television presenter.
  • Ed Sheeran Ed Sheeran
    Edward Christopher Sheeran, is an English singer-songwriter, guitarist and record producer. He was born in Halifax, West Yorkshire, and raised in Framlingham, Suffolk. He attended the Academy of Contemporary Music in Guildford, Surrey, as an undergraduate from the age of 18 in 2009.
  • Edward Wilson (actor)
    Edward William "Ed" Wilson, FRSA was an English actor and the Artistic Director of the National Youth Theatre from 1987–2003; he later moved to Los Angeles.
  • Ed Westwick Ed Westwick
    Edward Jack Peter "Ed" Westwick is an English actor and musician, best known for his role as Chuck Bass on The CW's teen television drama series Gossip Girl.
  • Edwin Shirley Edwin Shirley
    Edwin Shirley, was a rock and roll tour organiser, film studio manager, and impresario. He co-founded Edwin Shirley Trucking in 1974, which became one of the largest music transport companies in Europe.
  • Elisabeth Sladen Elisabeth Sladen
    Elisabeth Clara Heath-Sladen was an English actress best known for her role as Sarah Jane Smith in the British television series Doctor Who.
  • Ella Smith (actress)
    Ella Smith is an English actress. She trained at the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art and is a former member of the National Youth Theatre.
  • Ellie Kendrick
    Eleanor Lucy V. "Ellie" Kendrick is an English actress best known for playing Anne Frank in the BBC's 2009 miniseries The Diary of Anne Frank, Ivy Morris in the first series of the 2010 revived Upstairs Downstairs, and Meera Reed in the HBO series Game of Thrones.
  • Elliott Jordan Elliott Jordan
    Elliott Jordan is an English actor. He is best known for playing Callum Monks in the BBC soap opera EastEnders and Jack in the ITV comedy drama Benidorm.
  • Emily Joyce
    Emily Sian Joyce is an English actress.
  • Esta Charkham
    Esta Malka Charkham is a British television and film producer and casting director known for the films Chariots of Fire and Supergirl and the television series Robin of Sherwood, among others.
  • Eve Myles Eve Myles
    Eve Myles is a Welsh actress. She graduated from the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama in 2000. Later that year, she began portraying Ceri Lewis in the Welsh language drama series Belonging, a role she would play until the end of the series in 2009.
  • Fionn Whitehead
    Fionn Whitehead is an English actor whose first major role was as the protagonist in Dunkirk, the 2017 war film directed by Christopher Nolan. Whitehead first acted in the 2016 ITV miniseries Him.
  • Freddie Hogan Freddie Hogan
    Freddie Hogan is a British actor, who became known to a wider audience in a leading role in the ninth series of the British sitcom Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps broadcast by BBC Three.
  • Freddie Stroma Freddie Stroma
    Frederic Wilhelm C.J. Sjöström, known professionally as Freddie Stroma, is an English actor and model of Swedish and German descent, best known for playing Cormac McLaggen in the Harry Potter film series and Luke in the 2011 musical comedy film A Cinderella Story: Once Upon a Song.
  • Fred Ridgeway Fred Ridgeway
    Frederick Gerrard Ridgeway was an Irish-born stage and television actor. He began his professional life pursuing a career as a money-broker, but at the age of 42, he decided to take up professional acting.
  • Freya Mavor
    Freya Mavor is a Scottish actress and model. She is best known for playing Mini McGuinness in the E4 teen drama Skins.
  • Gabrielle Glaister
    Gabrielle Glaister is an English actress.
  • Gareth Armstrong
    Gareth S. Armstrong is a British actor, director, teacher and writer.
  • Gareth David-Lloyd Gareth David-Lloyd
    Gareth David Lloyd, known professionally as Gareth David-Lloyd, is a Welsh actor best known for his role as Ianto Jones in the British science fiction series Torchwood.
  • Gareth Pugh Gareth Pugh
    Gareth Pugh is an English fashion designer. He currently lives and works in London.
  • George Blagden George Blagden
    George Paul Blagden is an English stage and film actor. He is best known for his role as Athelstan in the television series Vikings. He also played Grantaire in the 2012 film adaptation of Les Misérables and is currently portraying Louis XIV in the French-produced television series drama Versailles.
  • George Rainsford (actor)
    George Rainsford is an English actor, best known for his portrayal of Jimmy Wilson in the medical drama Call the Midwife and Ethan Hardy in Casualty, for which he has been nominated for a Best Actor award in the 2017 TV Choice Awards.
  • Gina McKee Gina McKee
    Georgina McKee is an English actress. She has appeared in Our Friends in the North, The Lost Prince, The Forsyte Saga, as Bella in the film Notting Hill and as Caterina Sforza in the Showtime series The Borgias.
  • Gugu Mbatha-Raw Gugu Mbatha-Raw
    Gugulethu Sophia Mbatha, MBE, known as Gugu Mbatha-Raw, is a British stage and film actress.
  • Hannah John-Kamen
    Hannah John-Kamen is a British actress. She is known for her roles as Dutch in the Syfy television series Killjoys and as Viva in the West End musical Viva Forever.
  • Hannah Lederer-Alton
    Hannah Louise Lederer-Alton is an English actress whose first breakthrough came in ITV's soap Echo Beach as character Abi Marrack.
  • Hannah New
    Hannah New is an English model and actress. She is known for her starring role on the television show Black Sails in which she plays Eleanor Guthrie, the owner of a saloon in Nassau and for her role as Rosalinda Fox in El tiempo entre costuras.
  • Harry Melling (actor) Harry Melling (actor)
    Harry Edward Melling is an English actor, best known for playing Dudley Dursley in the Harry Potter films.
  • Harry Treadaway
    Harry John Newman Treadaway is an English actor, perhaps best known for his performance as Victor Frankenstein on the horror-drama series Penny Dreadful.
  • Hazel Monaghan Hazel Monaghan
    Hazel Renée Monaghan is an English actress.
  • Heidi Thomas
    Heidi Thomas is an English screenwriter and playwright.
  • Helen Blakeman Helen Blakeman
    Helen Blakeman is a British playwright and screenwriter from Liverpool. She has written three plays. Caravan, her first, was written while she studied at Birmingham University and won her the George Devine award. Her second play, Normal, was followed by an entrance into screenwriting.
  • Helen Mirren Helen Mirren
    Dame Helen Lydia Mirren, is an English actor.
  • Himesh Patel
    Himesh Jitendra Patel is an English actor. His best known role is as Tamwar Masood in the BBC soap opera EastEnders, which he played from 2007 to 2016.
  • Holly Bodimeade
    Holly Bodimeade is an English actress.
  • Hugh Bonneville Hugh Bonneville
    Hugh Richard Bonneville Williams, known professionally as Hugh Bonneville, is a British stage, television and film actor. He is best known for playing Robert Crawley in the ITV period drama series Downton Abbey from 2010 until 2015, and has been nominated for BAFTA, Emmy and Golden Globe awards.
  • Ian McShane Ian McShane
    Ian David McShane is an English actor and voice artist. He is known for his television roles, particularly the title role in Lovejoy, Al Swearengen in Deadwood, Tai Lung in Kung Fu Panda and Blackbeard in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.
  • Idris Elba Idris Elba
    Idris Akuna Elba is an English actor, musician and DJ. He is known for playing the narcotrafficker Stringer Bell in the HBO series The Wire, DCI John Luther on the BBC One series Luther, and Nelson Mandela in the biographical film '.
  • Isaac Stanmore
    Isaac Stanmore is an English actor best known for playing Saul in the stage adaptation of Hetty Feather and Young Arthur Bullimore in The Incredible Adventures of Professor Branestawm.
  • Jack Peñate Jack Peñate
    Jack Peñate is an English singer, songwriter, and musician.
  • Jakko Jakszyk Jakko Jakszyk
    Michael "Jakko" Jakszyk is an English musician, record producer, and actor. He has released several solo albums as a singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist and has been the lead singer for King Crimson. His work has been variously credited to "Jakko", "Jakko Jakszyk", and "Jakko M. Jakszyk".
  • James Doherty (actor) James Doherty (actor)
    James Doherty is an English actor.
  • James Floyd (actor) James Floyd (actor)
    James Floyd is an English actor. He is mostly known for his roles in My Brother the Devil, Everywhere and Nowhere, Tormented, The Infidel, and City of Tiny Lights. His ethnically ambiguous appearance has allowed him to portray characters of several different nationalities.
  • James Northcote (actor)
    James Northcote is an English actor and Producer who has appeared in The Last Kingdom,The Imitation Game, Nymphomaniac, Anna Karenina, and Wuthering Heights.
  • Jamie Campbell Bower Jamie Campbell Bower
    James Metcalfe Campbell Bower is an English actor, singer, and model.
  • Jamie Theakston Jamie Theakston
    Jamie Theakston is an English television presenter, producer, and actor. He is best known for hosting Top of the Pops, co-hosting the breakfast show with Emma Bunton on Heart FM and also for narrating the BBC documentary series Traffic Cops and Motorway Cops.
  • Jason Flemyng Jason Flemyng
    Jason Iain Flemyng is an English actor.
  • Jason Hughes (actor)
    Jason Hughes is a Welsh actor born in Porthcawl, Wales in 1970 best known for playing lawyer Warren Jones in the BBC TV series This Life from 1996 to 1997, and as Detective Sergeant Ben Jones in Midsomer Murders between 2005 and 2013.
  • Jay Warn
    Jay Warn is an English actor. He was born in Leytonstone, London, and went on to attend the Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts in Clapham from 2011–2014, majoring in acting. He has worked at the Open Door Theatre, the Bridewell Theatre, and the Albany Theatre.
  • J. B. Blanc J. B. Blanc
    Jean-Benoît Blanc is a French-British actor, director and voice-over artist who has worked on a number of cartoons, anime, and video games produced in the Los Angeles area.
  • Jeremy Irvine Jeremy Irvine
    Jeremy William Fredric Smith, better known as Jeremy Irvine, is an English actor who made his film debut in the epic war film War Horse.
  • Jessica Henwick Jessica Henwick
    Jessica Yu Li Henwick is an English actress. She is the first actress of East Asian descent to play the lead role in a British television series, having starred in the children's show Spirit Warriors.
  • Jessica Hynes Jessica Hynes
    Tallulah Jessica Elina Hynes is an English actress and writer. Known professionally as Jessica Stevenson until 2007, she was one of the creators, writers and stars of the British sitcom Spaced and has worked as a writer and actress for over two decades.
  • Joanna Christie
    Joanna Lauren Christie is an English actress and singer. She is noted for her work in the play Equus alongside Daniel Radcliffe but is best known for her role as "Girl" in the Broadway musical Once.
  • Joe Alwyn
    Joe Alwyn is a British actor, known for playing the titular role in the war film Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk.
  • Joe Armstrong (actor) Joe Armstrong (actor)
    Joe Armstrong is an English actor. His notable television roles include Allan A Dale in three series of Robin Hood, Hotspur in Henry IV, Part I, Ashley Cowgill in Happy Valley and Bairstow in The Village.
  • Joe Cole (actor)
    Joe Cole is an English actor from Kingston, London. Some of his most notable roles include playing Luke in Skins, Tommy in Offender, John Shelby in Peaky Blinders, Reece in Green Room, and Marzin and Beckwith in Secret in Their Eyes.
  • Joel Dommett Joel Dommett
    Joel Dommett is an English comedian and actor known for his television roles in Skins, Live in Chelsea, Impractical Jokers UK, and I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here!.
  • John Light (actor)
    John Light is an English actor.
  • John-Luke Roberts
    Spats is a British radio comedy sketch series broadcast on digital radio station BBC 7. The series is written and presented by John-Luke Roberts, with additional material written by Nadia Kamil. Kamil also stars in the show, alongside Stephen Critchlow and Clare Wille.
  • John Oliver
    John William Oliver is an English comedian, writer, producer, political commentator, actor, and television host. He is the host of the HBO political talk-show Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. He is the recipient of a Peabody Award, five Primetime Emmys and two Writers Guild awards.
  • Jonathan Cake
    Jonathan James Cake is an English actor who has worked on various TV programmes and films.
  • Jonathan Dow
    Jonathan Dow is a British actor. He joined the National Youth Theatre at the age of 14, and after finishing his A levels he trained at the Guildhall Drama School. His first big television role was as Under Secretary Tim in No Job for a Lady with Penelope Keith.
  • Julian Glover Julian Glover
    Julian Wyatt Glover is an English actor.
  • Kate Adie Kate Adie
    Kathryn Adie, OBE DL, is an English journalist. Her most high-profile role was that of chief news correspondent for BBC News, during which time she became well known for reporting from war zones around the world. She currently presents From Our Own Correspondent on BBC Radio 4.
  • Kate Winslet Kate Winslet
    Kate Elizabeth Winslet, CBE, is an English actress. She is the recipient of an Academy Award, three BAFTA Awards, a BIFA Award, four Golden Globe Awards, a Grammy Award, a Primetime Emmy Award, an AACTA Award and three Screen Actors Guild Awards.
  • Kathryn O'Reilly
    Kathryn O'Reilly is a British actress and playwright.
  • Katy Cavanagh Katy Cavanagh
    Kathryn Sarah Collins, better known as Katy Cavanagh, is an English actress. She is known for playing the role of Julie Carp in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street from 2008 to 2015. She also had regular roles in BBC drama The Cops, and the ITV drama Bob & Rose.
  • Kenneth Adam
    Kenneth Adam, CBE, FRSA was an English journalist and broadcasting executive, who from 1957 until 1961 served as the Controller of the BBC Television Service.
  • Kenneth Cranham
    Kenneth Cranham is a Scottish-born film, television, radio and stage actor. He is popularly known for his work in ' and Valkyrie.
  • Kenneth MacDonald (English actor)
    Kenneth MacDonald was an English actor who was best known for the parts of Gunner Nobby Clark in It Ain't Half Hot Mum and Mike Fisher in Only Fools and Horses.
  • Kenneth Spring Kenneth Spring
    Lieutenant Colonel Kenneth Arthur Spring was a British Army officer, artist and co-founder of the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain.
  • Kimberley Nixon
    Kimberley Nixon is a Welsh actress. Nixon is known for her role as Sophy Hutton in the BBC One period drama Cranford and various films such as Wild Child and Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging.
  • Krishnan Guru-Murthy Krishnan Guru-Murthy
    Krishnan Guru-Murthy is a journalist on Channel 4. He presents the Channel 4 News and the foreign affairs documentary series Unreported World.
  • Laurie Sansom
    Laurie Sansom is a British theatre director.
  • Lennie James Lennie James
    Lennie James is an English actor, screenwriter, and playwright. He has appeared in many films, including Les Misérables, Snatch, and Colombiana.
  • Liza Tarbuck
    Liza Tarbuck is an English actress and television and radio presenter.
  • Lloyd Owen Lloyd Owen
    Lloyd Owen is an English actor.
  • Louise Brealey Louise Brealey
    Louise Brealey, also credited as Loo Brealey, is an English actress, writer, and journalist. She is best known for playing student nurse Roxanne Bird in Casualty, and Molly Hooper in Sherlock.
  • Lucy Briers
    Lucy Briers is an English actress. She has received critical praise for her many film, television, and stage roles, including the premiere of Best Friends & Butterflies.
  • Lucy Punch Lucy Punch
    Lucy Punch is an English actress. She has appeared in films such as Hot Fuzz, Bad Teacher, You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger, Dinner for Schmucks, and Into the Woods.
  • Luke Newberry
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  • Luke Treadaway
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  • Lysette Anthony Lysette Anthony
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  • Marc Warren
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  • Mark Wingett Mark Wingett
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  • Martin Potter (actor)
    Martin Potter is a British actor.
  • Mary Nighy
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  • Matthew Marsden
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  • Matthew Warchus
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  • Max Minghella Max Minghella
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  • Michael Croft
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  • Michael Grandage
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  • Michael Kitchen
    Michael Kitchen is an English actor and television producer, best known for his role as Detective Chief Superintendent Christopher Foyle in the ITV drama series Foyle's War since 2002.
  • Michael Pennington
    Michael Vivian Fyfe Pennington is a British actor, director and writer. Together with director Michael Bogdanov, he founded the English Shakespeare Company in 1986 and was its Joint Artistic Director until 1992.
  • Michael Stuhlbarg
    Michael Stuhlbarg is an American actor.
  • Michael Thomson (actor)
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  • Michael York
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  • Michelle Dockery Michelle Dockery
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  • Michelle Terry
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  • Mick Ford
    Mick Ford is a British actor, screenwriter and playwright, best known for his portrayal of intellectual convict Archer in the cinema version of Scum. He also played Chico Barnes in the TV series based on the Dick Francis racing thrillers.
  • Mike Bushell
    Mike Bushell is a sports presenter for the BBC. He presents the sport on BBC Breakfast on Fridays and at the weekends, and sometimes on other weekdays.
  • Nathaniel Martello-White
    Nathaniel Martello-White is a British actor and writer. Having appeared in several productions of the National Youth Theatre, he graduated from RADA in 2006 and since has performed in films, television shows and theatre.
  • Nathaniel Parker Nathaniel Parker
    Nathaniel Parker is an English stage and screen actor best known for playing Detective Inspector Thomas "Tommy" Lynley in the BBC crime drama series The Inspector Lynley Mysteries.
  • Neil Jackson Neil Jackson
    Neil Jackson is an English actor and writer who has appeared in several television series and films, but is probably best known for his role as Marcus on ' and Sasha on Make It or Break It. His screenwriting credits include the film The Passage directed by Mark Heller and released in 2007.
  • Neil McPherson (artistic director) Neil McPherson (artistic director)
    Neil McPherson is a Artistic Director and playwright.
  • Nigel Terry
    Nigel Terry was an English stage and film actor probably best known by film audiences for his portrayal of King Arthur in John Boorman's Excalibur. He had a long career in classical theatre.
  • Oliver Mason Oliver Mason
    Oliver Mason is a British actor and Voiceover Artist. He began acting with The Guildhall School of Music and Drama aged six in his hometown of Norwich.
  • Orlando Bloom Orlando Bloom
    Orlando Jonathan Blanchard Bloom is an English actor. After having his breakthrough as Legolas in The Lord of the Rings trilogy, he rose to fame by further appearing in epic fantasy, historical epic, and fantasy adventure films.
  • Paul Amos
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  • Paula Wilcox
    Mary Paula Wilcox is an English actress. She is best known for her role as Chrissy Plummer in the British comedy Man About the House and later as Hilary Potts in Emmerdale.
  • Paul Blackman
    Paul Blackman is a British theatrical producer and director.
  • Paul Clayton (actor)
    Paul Clayton is an English actor, director and author.
  • Pauline Moran
    Pauline Moran is an English actress, presenter, and astrologer, best known for her role as Miss Lemon in the British television series Agatha Christie's Poirot.
  • Peter Sullivan (actor)
    Peter Sullivan is an English film and television actor Sullivan was born in Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire. In 1982, he joined the National Youth Theatre, where he played Edmond in King Lear, and then joined the Old Vic Youth Theatre playing the title role in Macbeth.
  • Peyton Hayslip
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  • Phil Davis (actor)
    Philip Davis is an English actor, writer, and director.
  • Philip Bulcock
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  • Philip Middlemiss
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  • Polly Toynbee Polly Toynbee
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  • Rachael Stirling
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  • Rachel Pickup
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  • Rafe Spall
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  • Ramon Tikaram
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  • Raymond Waring
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  • Rebecca Night Rebecca Night
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  • Reece Ritchie
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  • Remy Blumenfeld
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  • Rhodri Owen
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  • Richard Hope (actor) Richard Hope (actor)
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  • Richard Reid (actor) Richard Reid (actor)
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  • Ricky Sekhon Ricky Sekhon
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  • Rikki Beadle-Blair Rikki Beadle-Blair
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  • Robbie Jarvis
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  • Robert Addie Robert Addie
    Robert Alastair Addie was an English actor who was best known for playing Sir Guy of Gisbourne in the television series Robin of Sherwood.
  • Rob Ostlere
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  • Romola Garai Romola Garai
    Romola Sadie Garai is an English actress, writer, and director. She is known for appearing in the films Amazing Grace, Atonement, and Glorious 39, and in BBC series such as Emma, The Hour and The Crimson Petal and the White.
  • Ron Smerczak
    Ron Smerczak is a South African actor and voice actor who had appeared in South African telenovelas and contributed to South African cinema.
  • Rory Girvan
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  • Rosamund Pike Rosamund Pike
    Rosamund Mary Ellen Pike is an English actress who began her acting career by appearing in stage productions such as Romeo and Juliet and Skylight.
  • Rudi Dharmalingam
    Rudi Dharmalingam is a British actor.
  • Sadie Miller
    Sadie Isabelle Amy Miller is an English actress and author.
  • Sally Reeve
    Sally Reeve is a British actress. She was born in August 1971 in London.
  • Samantha Baines
    Samantha Louise Baines is an English actress and comedian. She is best known for her appearances in Lee Nelson's Well Funny People, Hank Zipzer and A Royal Night Out.
  • Samantha Spiro
    Samantha Spiro is a double Olivier Award-winning English actress.
  • Sam Riley
    Samuel Peter W. Riley is an English actor and singer. He is best known for his performance in the 2007 biographical film Control about the life of Ian Curtis, as protagonist Sal Paradise in the 2012 adaptation of the Jack Kerouac novel On the Road, and as Diaval in the 2014 film Maleficent.
  • Sarah Douglas Sarah Douglas
    Sarah Douglas is an English actress.
  • Sarah Solemani
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  • Savannah Stevenson
    Savannah Stevenson is an English singer and actress. She is best known for her work in the theatre.
  • Sebastian de Souza
    Sebastian Denis de Souza is an English actor, screenwriter, and producer. He first gained popularity by portraying Matty Levan in the E4 teen drama series Skins.
  • Shaun Evans
    Shaun Francis Evans is an English actor, best known for playing a young Endeavour Morse in the ITV drama series Endeavour.
  • Sian Brooke
    Sian Brooke is a British actress, known for portraying Laura in All About George, Lori in Cape Wrath, and Eurus Holmes in Sherlock.
  • Simon Shepherd
    Simon Stephen Shepherd is an English actor. He is best known to TV audiences from many appearances, including as Dr Will Preston in five series of ITV's Peak Practice and Doctor Jonathan Barling in Casualty in Five Days.
  • Simon Treves Simon Treves
    Frederick Simon Treves, known as Simon Treves, is an English actor, director and writer probably best known for playing Harold 'Stinker' Pinker in three series of ITV's Jeeves and Wooster.
  • Simon Ward
    Simon Anthony Fox Ward was an English stage and film actor. He was known for his performance as the young Winston Churchill in the 1972 film Young Winston and for his roles as Sir Monty Everard in Judge John Deed and as Bishop Gardiner in The Tudors.
  • Sope Dirisu
    Sope Dirisu is an English actor. He made his film debut in 2016 with Sand Castle, Criminal, and The Huntsman: Winter's War.
  • Sophie Bould
    Sophie Bould is a British theatre and TV actress, from Shropshire, where she attended Thomas Telford School and St Dominic's High School for Girls in Brewood. She is now based in London.
  • Sophie Ellis-Bextor Sophie Ellis-Bextor
    Sophie Michelle Ellis-Bextor is an English singer, songwriter and model. She first came to prominence in the late 1990s, as the lead singer of the indie rock band Theaudience. After the group disbanded, Ellis-Bextor went solo, achieving widespread success in the early 2000s.
  • Sophie Winkleman
    Sophie Lara Winkleman is an English actress. As the wife of Lord Frederick Windsor, son of Queen Elizabeth II's first cousin Prince Michael of Kent, she is formally referred to as Lady Frederick Windsor, but continues to use her maiden name in her professional career.
  • Stella Duffy Stella Duffy
    Stella Frances Silas Duffy OBE is a writer and theatremaker. Born in London, she spent her childhood in New Zealand before returning to the UK.
  • Stella Vine Stella Vine
    Stella Vine is an English artist, who lives and works in London. Her work is figurative painting with subject matter drawn from either her personal life of family, friends and school, or rock stars, royalty and celebrities.
  • Susie Wokoma
    Susan "Susie" Indiaba Wokoma is an award-winning British actress of Nigerian descent. She is best known for her roles as "Raquel" in the cult E4/Netflix show Crazyhead and "Cynthia" in Chewing Gum. Wokoma was a child participant in CBBC's Serious Jungle in 2002.
  • Taron Egerton
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  • Thomas James Longley Thomas James Longley
    Thomas James Longley is an English actor and model.
  • Timothy Dalton Timothy Dalton
    Timothy Peter Dalton is a British actor. He is best known for portraying James Bond in The Living Daylights and Licence to Kill, as well as Mr Rochester in Jane Eyre, Rhett Butler in the television miniseries Scarlett, and Simon Skinner in Hot Fuzz.
  • Timothy Spall Timothy Spall
    Timothy Leonard Spall, OBE is an English character actor and occasional presenter. He became a household name in the UK after appearing as Barry Spencer Taylor in the 1983 ITV comedy-drama series Auf Wiedersehen, Pet.
  • Tom Allen (comedian)
    Tom Allen is an English comedian, actor, and writer.
  • Tom Burke (actor)
    Tom Liam Benedict Burke is an English actor. He is best known for his role as Athos in the BBC series The Musketeers, as Dolokhov in the BBC literary-adaptation miniseries War & Peace and most recently for his role as the titular character Cormoran Strike in the BBC series Strike.
  • Tom Hollander Tom Hollander
    Thomas Anthony Hollander is an English actor. He began his career in theatre, winning the Ian Charleson Award in 1992 for his performance as Witwoud in The Way of the World at the Lyric Hammersmith Theatre.
  • Tony Boncza
    Tony Boncza is an English actor. Born in Fulham, educated in Sevenoaks and Kingston upon Thames. Originally trained as a journalist.
  • Tony Palmer
    Tony Palmer is a British film director and author.
  • Trevor Adams
    Trevor Michael Adams was a British actor, best remembered for his portrayal of Tony Webster in the BBC series The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin, which he played throughout its entire run, and Alan in "The Wedding Party", an episode of Fawlty Towers.
  • Valene Kane Valene Kane
    Valene Kane is an Irish actress from Newry, Co. Down.
  • Vic Galloway Vic Galloway
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  • Wil Johnson
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  • Will Thorp Will Thorp
    Will Thorp is an English actor.
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  • Zawe Ashton
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