Birth Place Matching "Maida Vale, London, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Gigi
One of stage, screen, radio and TV's most delightful, inimitable eccentrics, Hermione Ferdinanda Gingold was born the daughter of an upscale Austrian financier and English homemaker. She made her stage debut in 1908, thus beginning a long, commanding presence in London playing everything from ...
2. Irene Handl
Actress | The Italian Job
English character actress best known for her many portrayals of feisty cockney types, ranging from barmaids to landladies, charwomen to cooks. Unlike her working class screen personae, Irene's parentage was quite cosmopolitan, her father a Viennese banker, her mother a French aristocrat - affluent ...
4. Val Guest
Writer | The Day the Earth Caught Fire
Val Guest began his career as an actor on the British stage and in early sound films. He ran the one-man London office of "The Hollywood Reporter" until an encounter with director Marcel Varnel led to a screen writing job at Gainsborough Studios. Guest's directing career began in the early 1940s ...
7. Hardy Amies
Costume Department | 2001: A Space Odyssey
Hardy Amies was born on July 17, 1909 in Maida Vale, London, England as Edwin Hardy Amies. He is known for his work on 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), Two for the Road (1967) and The Grass Is Greener (1960). He died on March 5, 2003 in Langford, Oxfordshire, England.
8. Dora Tulloch
Actor | King John
Born, Maida Vale, Middlesex, London, England, 5 November 1878, sixth child and fifth daughter of Conrad Tulloch and Kate Tulloch (née Rose). When a child spoken-word performer with her sisters in musical ensemble "The Misses Tulloch", performing from early 1890s in London and on UK tours. Became ...