Adam Kendrick Adam Kendrick (born 26 January 1969 in Manchester, Lancashire), also known as Adamo Palladino, is a British actor who has appeared on television and in films.
Adrianne Allen Adrianne Allen (7 February 1907 – 14 September 1993) was an English stage actress.
Afshan Azad Afshan Azad (born 12 February 1988) is an English actress and model, she is best known for playing the role of Padma Patil in the Harry Potter film series.
Alan Badel Alan Fernand Badel (11 September 1923 – 19 March 1982) was a distinguished English stage actor who also appeared frequently in the cinema, radio and television and was noted for his richly...
Alan Igbon Alan Igbon (born in Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, 29 May 1960) is a British actor.
Alex Etel Alexander Nathan "Alex" Etel (born 19 September 1994) is an English child actor.
Alex Price Alex Price is a British actor who has appeared in various television programmes including Being Human, Merlin and Doctor Who.
Andrew Sheridan (actor and playwright) Andrew Sheridan is a British actor first known for his role as the autistic teenage factory worker KT in the BAFTA award winning television series Clocking Off.
Anna Hope Anna Hope is an English writer and actress from Manchester.
Anthony Quinlan Anthony Quinlan is an English actor, known for his role as Gilly Roach in the English Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks.
Ashley Margolis Ashley Margolis (born 31 October 1993) is an English actor.
Avis Bunnage Avis Bunnage (22 April 1923, Manchester, Lancashire – 4 October 1990, Thorpe Bay, Southend-on-Sea, Essex) was an English actress of film, stage and television.
Ayesha Gwilt Ayesha Gwilt (born 1989) is an English actress.
Barbara Clegg Barbara Clegg is a British actress and scriptwriter for television and radio.
Barbara Kellerman Barbara R. Kellerman (born 30 December 1949 in Manchester, Lancashire; surname at birth: Kellermann) is an English actress, noted for her film and television roles.
Beatrice Varley Beatrice Varley was a British actress who appeared in a variety of television and film roles between 1936 and 1964.
Becky Simpson Becky Simpson is a Manchester-born actress, writer and musician who now lives in the Calderdale area of West Yorkshire.
Benedict Wong Benedict Wong (born 1970) is a British actor and comedian.
Benjamin Grant Mitchell Benjamin Grant Mitchell (born 2 June 1969 in Manchester, England) is a writer, singer and actor now living in Melbourne, Australia.
Bernard Hill Bernard Hill (born 17 December 1944) is an English film, stage and television actor.
Beryl Reid Beryl Elizabeth Reid, OBE (17 June 1919 – 13 October 1996) was a British actress of stage and screen.
Bill Tarmey Bill Tarmey (born William Piddington on 4 April 1941) is an English actor, singer and author, best known for playing Jack Duckworth on the soap opera Coronation Street.
Brenda De Banzie Brenda Doreen Mingnon De Banzie was a British actress of stage and screen.
Bruce Jones (actor) Bruce Jones (born Ian Roy Jones on 24 January 1953) is an English actor, best known for his role as cab driver Les Battersby in Coronation Street.
Burt Kwouk Herbert Kwouk OBE is an English actor of Chinese descent, known for many television appearances and for his role as Cato in the Pink Panther films.
C. Hayden Coffin Charles Hayden Coffin (22 April 1862 – 8 December 1935) was an English actor and singer known for his performances in many famous Edwardian musical comedies, particularly those produced by Georg...
Caroline Aherne Caroline Mary Aherne (born 24 December 1963) is an English comedian and BAFTA-winning writer and actress, best known for Mrs Merton, The Fast Show and The Royle Family.
Caroline Catz Caroline Catz (born Caroline Caplan; 1970) is an English film, television, theatre and radio actress.
Caroline Milmoe Caroline Milmoe is an English stage, film and television actress best known for playing Julie in the first two series of Carla Lane's Liverpool-based BBC sit-com Bread and Lisa Duckworth in ...
Chris Addison Chris Addison (born 5 November 1971) is an English stand-up comedian, writer and actor from Manchester.
Chris Michael Hall Christopher Michael "Chris" Hall (born 27 November 1986) is an English television actor and footballer.
Christopher Casson Christopher Casson (20 March 1912 – 9 July 1996) was an English-born actor who became a citizen of Ireland in 1946.
Ciarán Griffiths Ciarán Joseph Griffiths (born 3 March 1983; Manchester, England) is an English actor, best known for his roles as Gary Best in The Bill, Mickey Maguire in Shameless and Dylan Hodge i...
Cliff Twemlow Cliff Twemlow (14 October 1937 – 5 May 1993) was an English actor, nightclub bouncer, horror paperback writer and library music composer.
Colin Sharp Colin Ainsley Sharp (5 September 1953 – 7 September 2009) was an English actor, biographer, percussionist and singer-songwriter, who was part of the Manchester music scene of the late 1970s and ...
Craig Cash Craig Cash (born 11 September 1960) is an English comedy actor, BAFTA award-winning writer and also a director.
David Threlfall David Threlfall (born 12 October 1953) is an English stage, film and television actor and director best known for playing Frank Gallagher in Channel 4's series Shameless.
David Warner (actor) David Warner (born 29 July 1941) is an English actor who is known for playing both romantic leads and sinister or villainous characters, across a range of media, including stage, film, animation...
Davy Jones (actor) David Thomas "Davy" Jones is an English rock singer-songwriter and actor best known as a member of The Monkees.
Davy Jones (musician) David Thomas "Davy" Jones (30 December 1945 – 29 February 2012) was an English actor, musician, recording artist, performing artist, and businessman best known as a member of the pop rockba...
Diana Davies (actress) Diana Davies (born 20 July 1936 in Manchester, Lancashire) is an English actress, best known for playing roles in two long-running ITV soap operas; Norma Ford in Coronation Street, and Carol...
Don Knight (actor) Donald Knight (16 February 1933 - 18 August 1997) was an English film, television and stage actor.
Donald Hewlett Donald Hewlett (30 August 19204 June 2011) was an English actor, born in Northenden, Manchester, Lancashire, and best known for his sitcom roles as Colonel Charles Reynolds in It Ain't Half Ho...
Doris Speed Doris Speed, MBE was an English actress, best known for her role as snooty Rovers Return landlady Annie Walker on Coronation Street, a role she played from 1960 to 1983.
Dorothy Bromiley Dorothy Bromiley is a former British film, stage and television actress and authority on historic domestic needlework.
Eamon Boland Eamon Denis Boland (born 15 July 1947 in Manchester) is an English actor.
Ellie Paskell Ellie Paskell (born 1986 in Prestwich, Greater Manchester) is a British actress who trained at Guildford school of acting.
Ellis Hollins Ellis Hollins (born 14 November 1999) is a British Soap Award winning child actor.
Emily Beecham Emily Beecham (born Manchester, England in 1984) is an English film, television and stage actress.
Esther Hall Esther Hall (born 1970, Manchester, Lancashire) is an English actress who has had high profile roles in a number of television dramas.
Freddie Garrity Freddie Garrity (14 November 1936 – 19 May 2006) was a singer and actor who was frontman and comical element in the 1960s pop band, Freddie and the Dreamers.
Gabrielle Daye Gabrielle Daye (2 October 1911 in Manchester, Lancashire - 5 January 2005 in Essex, England) was an English television actress, notable for her role as Mrs. Pring on Bless Me Father.
George Coulouris George Coulouris (1 October 1903 – 25 April 1989) was an English film and stage actor.
George Zucco George Desylla Zucco (11 January 1886 – 27 May 1960) was an English character actor who appeared, almost always in supporting roles, in 96 films during a career spanning two decades, from 1931 t...
Georgina Bouzova Georgina Bouzová is an English television actress best known for her former role as Ellen Zitek in the BBC One medical drama Casualty.
Gordon James Gordon James was an English actor who became known as the "heavy" in the Aldwych farces, between 1923 and 1933.
Graeme Hawley Graeme Hawley (born 28 November 1973) is an English actor known for his role as John Stape in the British soap Coronation Street.
Gwyneth Powell Gwyneth Powell (born 5 July 1946) is an English actress who is best known for her portrayal of headmistress Bridget McCluskey in the BBC television series Grange Hill for eleven series betwe...
Harry Littlewood Harry Littlewood (23 May 1921 – 26 December 2003) was a British actor who has appeared in Z-Cars, Softly, Softly, The Saint, Never the Twain, Families, The Bill, Casual...
Henry Gartside Neville Thomas Henry Gartside Neville (20 June 1837 – 19 June 1910) was an English actor, dramatist, teacher and theatre manager.
Henry James Byron Henry James Byron (8 January 1835 – 11 April 1884) was a prolific English dramatist, as well as an editor, journalist, director, theatre manager, novelist and actor.
Hilary Tindall Hilary Tindall (14 August 1938 - 5 December 1992) was an English stage and television actress.
Holliday Grainger Holliday Clark Grainger (also credited as Hollie Grainger; born 27 March 1988) is an English screen and stage actress.
Howard Goorney Howard Goorney (11 May 1921 – 29 March 2007) was a British actor who starred in such programmes as Only Fools and Horses.
Jack Smethurst Jack Smethurst (born 9 April 1932 in Collyhurst, Manchester) is an English TV and film comic actor whose career dates back to the 1950s.
Jack Wild Jack Wild (30 September 1952 – 1 March 2006) was a British actor best remembered for his performances in both stage and screen productions of the Lionel Bart musical Oliver! with Ron M...
Jason Manford Jason John Manford (born 26 May 1981) is an English comedian, television presenter, and actor, best known for his roles on comedy panel shows such as 8 Out of 10 Cats on Channel 4 and Odd ...
Jeremy Gittins Jeremy Gittins (born 30 January 1956) is an English actor who is known for his role as the Vicar on the British sitcom Keeping Up Appearances.
Joel Goonan Joel Benjamin Goonan (born 2 September 1989 in Manchester) is an English actor best known for his role as the villainous Garry "Gaz" Bennett in Hollyoaks.
John Bradley-West John Bradley-West (born 1988), credited as John Bradley, is an English actor, best known for his role as Samwell Tarly in the HBO fantasy TV series Game of Thrones.
John Thaw John Edward Thaw, CBE (3 January 1942 – 21 February 2002) was an English actor, who appeared in a range of television, stage and cinema roles, his most popular being television series such as ...
Jonathan Bridge Jonathan Bridge (born 1966, Manchester) is an English actor.
Jorgie Porter Jorgina Alexandra "Jorgie" Porter, is an English actress, notable for her role as Theresa McQueen in the Channel 4 soap Hollyoaks.
Judi Shekoni Judith "Judi" Shekoni Gorton, Manchester, England) is an English actress, model, and television presenter who is based in Hollywood.
June Ritchie June Ritchie (born 31 May 1938 in Manchester, Lancashire) is a British actress.
Justin Chadwick Justin Chadwick (born 6 December 1968) is an English actor and television and film director.
Kenneth Colley Kenneth Colley (born 7 December 1937) is an English actor.
Kenneth MacDonald (English actor) Kenneth MacDonald (20 November 1950 – 6 August 2001) 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...
Kevin Kennedy (actor) Kevin Kennedy (born Kevin Patrick Williams, 4 September 1961) is an English actor, writer, producer, singer and guitarist, best known for playing the character Curly Watts for 20 years in ...
Lee Boardman Lee Boardman (born 2 July 1972) is an English actor and narrator.
Leonard Mudie Leonard Mudie was a British-born character actor whose career ran many decades.
Lesley Nicol (actor) Lesley Nicol is a British actress who is best known for her recurring role as Mrs Patmore in the ITV drama series Downton Abbey, and for her roles as Mrs Beaver in the 1988 BBC adaptation of...
Lesley Nicol (actress) Lesley Nicol (born 1953 in Manchester, England) is a British actor who is most notable for her role as Mrs Beaver in the 1988 BBC adaptation of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe and as th...
Linus Roache Linus William Roache (born 1 February 1964) is an English actor, probably best known for his roles as Thomas Wayne in Batman Begins and Michael Cutter on Law & Order and Law & Order: S...
Linzey Cocker Linzey Louise Cocker (born 19 May 1987 in Salford) is an English actress best known for playing the roles of Jade Webb in the BBC Three comedy-drama series Drop Dead Gorgeous, Josie in the 2...
Lisa George Lisa George is an English actress, known for her role as Beth Tinker on Coronation Street.
Lorraine Ashbourne Lorraine Ashbourne (born 1961 in Manchester, Lancashire) is an English stage, film and television actress.
Louise Cliffe Louise Cliffe (born December 9, 1986) is a British actress, singer, writer and model.
Louise Harrison Louise Harrison (born Louise Anna Imogen Harrison on 26 November 1962 in Bowdon, Cheshire), is a British actress who trained at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.
Lyn Paul Lyn Paul (born Lynda Susan Belcher, 16 February 1949, Wythenshawe, Manchester, England) is an English pop singer and actress.
Lyndsey Marshal Lyndsey Marshal (born 16 June 1978) is an English actress best known for her performance in The Hours, and as the recurring character Cleopatra on HBO's Rome, and as Lady Sarah Hill in B...
Malcolm Tierney Malcolm Tierney (born 25 February 1938) is an English actor who has appeared in many film and television roles.
Marsha Thomason Marsha Lisa Thomason (born 19 January 1976) is a British television and film actress who is known in the United States for playing Nessa Holt in the first two seasons of the NBC series Las Veg...
Martin Lewis (financial journalist) Martin Steven Lewis (born 9 May 1972 in Withington, Manchester, United Kingdom) is a journalist, television presenter, creator of website MoneySavingExpert.com and an author.
Matthew McNulty Matthew McNulty (born Michael Anthony McNulty; 14 December 1982, Manchester) is an English actor.
Melissa Porter Melissa Porter (born 18 December 1972, Didsbury, Manchester) is an English television presenter, best known for her BBC programmes, To Buy or Not to Buy and Escape to the Country.
Michael Le Vell Michael Le Vell (born Michael Robert Turner, 15 December 1964) is an English actor.
Nicholas Cochrane Nicholas Cochrane (born Nicholas Marc Cochrane; 16 December 1973) is an English actor, best known for his role as Andy McDonald in long-running soap opera Coronation Street.
Nicholas Hope Nicholas Hope (born 25 December 1958 in Manchester, England) is an Australian actor currently living in Sydney, Australia.
Nico Mirallegro Nico Cristian Mirallegro (born 26 January 1991 Manchester, England) is an English actor who played the role of Barry "Newt" Newton in the British soap opera Hollyoaks between 22 October 2007...
Nigel Pivaro Nigel Pivaro (born 11 December 1959) is an English journalist who, as an actor, was best known for playing Terry Duckworth, the son of Vera and Jack Duckworth in Coronation Street.
Noel Dyson Noel Dyson (23 December 1916, Manchester, Lancashire – 29 June 1995, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire) was an English actress.
Oliver Lee (actor) Oliver Lee (born 14 February 1986) is a British actor first known for his role as gay teenager Josh Jones in the television series Hollyoaks: In the City (2006).
Olivia Hamnett Olivia Hamnett (died November 2001) was a British actress who found success after emigrating to Australia in the early 1970s.
Pat Phoenix Patricia "Pat" Frederica Phoenix (26 November 1923 – 17 September 1986) was an Anglo-Irish actress who became one of the first sex symbols of British television through her role of Elsie T...
Patti Clare Patti Clare is an English actress, known for playing the part of Mary Taylor in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street.
Paul Ronan Paul Ronan (b.Paul Anthony Ronan, March 21, 1965, Manchester) is an English- born Irish actor.
Paula Tilbrook Paula Tilbrook (born 16 January 1930) is an English actress who has played Betty Eagleton in the ITV soap opera Emmerdale since 1994.
Peter Noone Peter Blair Denis Bernard Noone, 5 November 1947, Davyhulme, Greater Manchester) is an English singer-songwriter, guitarist, pianist and actor, best known as Herman of the successful 1960s rock ...
Phil Collinson Philip "Phil" Collinson (born 26 August 1970) is a British television producer.
Philip Martin Brown Philip Martin Brown (born 9 July 1956) is an English actor, born in Manchester, Lancashire.
Philip Middlemiss Philip Middlemiss is a British television and radio actor, who played bookmaker Des Barnes in ITV's Coronation Street.
Ralph Lynn Ralph Clifford Lynn was an English actor who had a six-decade career and is best remembered for playing comedy parts in the Aldwych farces first on stage and then in film.
Raoul Bhaneja Raoul Bhaneja (Hindi: रौल भनेजा, Urdu: رؤل بھنیجا; born 6 June 1974) is a Canadian actor, musician, writer and producer.
Rebecca Ryan Rebecca Ryan (born 27 April 1991) is an English actress from Manchester.
Richard Albrecht Richard Albrecht (born 1950 in Manchester, Lancashire, England) is an actor, writer, producer and director.
Robert Donat Friedrich Robert Donat (18 March 19059 June 1958) was an English film and stage actor.
Shaun Ryder Shaun William George Ryder (born 23 August 1962) is an English musician, singer-songwriter, actor, television personality, author, and newspaper columnist.
Sidney Ainsworth Sidney Ainsworth (December 21, 1872 – May 21, 1922) was a screen and stage actor who appeared in his first movie in 1909.
Sidney Vivian Sidney Vivian (18 April 1908 – December 1984) was a British film actor.
Simon Gregson Simon Alan Gregory (born 2 October 1974) is an English actor best known for playing Steve McDonald in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street since 1989.
Simon Naylor Simon Naylor is an English film, stage and television actor.
Stefan Gumbs Daniel Jacob Radcliffe (born 23 July 1989) is an English actor who rose to prominence playing the title character in the Harry Potter film series.
Steve Dixon (actor) Professor Stephen Robert Dixon (born 1956 in Manchester, England) is a British actor and academic.
Susan Cookson Susan Cookson (Born 20 April 1965 in Manchester) is an English television actress.
Tamzin Malleson Tamzin Malleson (born 1974 in Manchester) is an English actress.
Tim Dantay Tim Dantay is a British actor from Manchester.
Tina Malone Tina Malone (born 30 January 1963) is an English actress, writer, director and producer, who is probably best known for playing the brash, belligerent, foul-mouthed Mimi Maguire in Shameless.
Tina O'Brien Tina O'Brien (born 7 August 1983) is an English actress.
Travis Yates Travis Hamilton Yates (born 2 March 1993) is a British actor.
Vince Powell Vince Powell (6 August 1928 – 13 July 2009) was a British television writer.
Vincent Davies Vincent Paul Davies (born 14 July 1968) is an English actor.
Violet Carson Violet Helen Carson OBE (1 September 1898 – 26 December 1983) was an English actress, who had a long and celebrated career as an actress and performer during the early days of BBC radio an...
Vivien Merchant Vivien Merchant (born Ada Thompson; 22 July 1929 – 3 October 1982) was an English actress.