Stars of Radio, Stage and Screen (large and small)


Born in
Date of Birth -
Date of Death

Bobby Ball
Oldham
28 Jan 1944
Half of Cannon and Ball, Actor, Writer
Christopher Biggins
Oldham
16 Dec 1948
Actor and TV Presenter
Lally Bowers
Oldham
21 Jan 1917-
18 July 1984
Stage/Screen TV inc Your're only young twice 1977-1981
Tommy Cannon
Oldham
27 Jun 1938
Half of Cannon and Ball, Actor
Alex Carter
Oldham
07 May 1982
Actor/Writer
Warren Clarke
Oldham
26 Apr 1947-
12 Nov 2014
Actor, Producer and Director in Dalziel and Pascoe 1996-2007
Bernard Cribbins
Derker
29 Dec 1928
Actor and Muscial Comedian
Helen Fraser
Oldham
15 Jun 1942
Actor
Shobna Gulati
Oldham
07 Aug 1966
Actor, writer and dancer
Suranne Jones
Chadderton 1978

Actor
Mark Jordon
Oldham
25 Jan 1965
Actor/Director/Producer
Anne Kirkbride
Oldham 1954-2015
21 Jun 1954-
19 Jan 2015
Actor
Barbara Knox
Oldham
30 Sep 1933
Actor
Sarah Lancashire
Oldham 04 Oct 1964
Actor
Geoffrey Lancashire
Oldham
12 Mar 1933-
03 Oct 2004
Writer, his daughter is the Actress Sarah Lancashire
Ralf Little
Oldham 1980

Semi-professional Footballer, Actor Writer
Ian Mercer
Oldham
30 Nov 1961
Actor
Paul RoseburyWaterhead21 Mar 1995 - 1995Actor Dixon of Dock Green, Aces High, Emmerdale, Quatermas
Danny Ross
Oldham
30 Apr 1930 - 02 Feb 1976
Actor, Comedian, best known for 'The Clitheroe Kid'
Clive Rowe
Oldham
27 Mar 1964
Actor
Leslie Schofield
Oldham 1938

Actor
Philip Schofield
Oldham
01 Apr 1962
Television Presenter/Personaliy
John Stapleton
Oldham 1946

Actor, TV Presenter
Eric Sykes
Oldham
04 May 1923-
04 Jul 2012
Wrote for Radio, Television and Film writer, Actor and Director
William J (Bill) Waddington
Oldham
10 Jun 1916-
09 Sep 2000
Music Hall Performer/Actor
Jack Wild
Royton

30 Sep 1952-
01 Mar 2006
Actor of Stage and Screen) played the Artful Dodger in Oliver 1968