Open Plaques

Commemorated actors

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  1. Alastair Sim (1900 – 1976)

    2 plaques in 8 Frognal Gardens and 88 Lothian Rd, EH3 9BZ

  2. Charles Laughton (1899 – 1962)

    2 plaques in 15 Percy Street, Camden, W1 and The Victoria, Westborough

  3. Paul Robeson (1898 – 1976)

    1 plaque in The Chestnuts, 1 Branch Hill, Camden, NW3

  4. George Devine (1910 – 1966)

    1 plaque in 9 Lower Mall, Hammersmith, Hammersmith and Fulham, W6

  5. Sir Henry Irving (1838 – 1905)

    7 plaques in Picton Street, Irving House, Castle Street, 15a Grafton Street, Irving House, Castle Street, St Paul’s Girls School, Brook Green, W6, Cheapside, and The Lyceum Theatre

  6. Sir Ralph Richardson (1902 – 1983)

    2 plaques in Bedegar's Lea, Hampstead Lane, Barnet, NW3 and 11 Tivoli Road

  7. David Garrick (1717 – 1779)

    7 plaques in Garrick's Villa, Hampton Court Road, Richmond-upon-Thames, Blue Boar Lane, 27 Southampton Street, Covent Garden, WC2E 7RS, All Saints Street, The Old Grammar School, St John Street, Beacon Street, and The Adelphi, Westminster, WC2

  8. Robert Donat (1905 – 1958)

    2 plaques in 8 Meadway, Hampstead Garden Suburb, Barnet, NW11 and 42 Everett Road, Withington

  9. Michael Redgrave (1908 – 1985)

    1 plaque in 4 Horfield Road

  10. George Grossmith (1847 – 1912)

    1 plaque in 28 Dorset Square

  11. Stanley Holloway (1890 – 1982)

    1 plaque in Albany Road, Newham

  12. William Henry Pratt (1887 – 1969)

    1 plaque in 36 Forest Hill Road, East Dulwich, Southwark, SE22

  13. Charles Macklin (1690 – 1797)

    1 plaque in 19-20 Bow Street, Westminster, WC2

  14. Sir C. Aubrey Smith (1863 – 1948)

    1 plaque in 19 Albany Villas

  15. Lord Laurence Olivier OM (1907 – 1989)

    2 plaques in 4-5 Royal Crescent and 26 Wathen Road

  16. Bob Hope (1903 – 2003)

    1 plaque in St Georges Park, St George, Church Road entrance

  17. Sir John Mills CBE (1908 – 2005)

    3 plaques in Pinewood Studios, Pinewood Road, Upper St Giles Street, and Hill House

  18. Peter Sellers (1925 – 1980)

    6 plaques in 96 Castle Road, Southsea, Muswell Hill Road, KOKO, Chalk Farm Road, BBC Radio Theatre Broadcasting House, 2 Strutton Ground, SW1P 2HP, and 96 Castle Road

  19. Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson (1853 – 1937)

    1 plaque in 22 Bedford Square

  20. James Quin (1693 – 1766)

    1 plaque in 4 Pierrepont Street

  21. Bing Crosby (1903 – 1977)

    2 plaques in The Brighton Centre, Kings Road, BN1 and BBC Maida Vale Studio, Delaware Road

  22. Donald Crisp (1880 – 1974)

    1 plaque in Aberfeldy's Main Square

  23. Harry Houdini (1874 – 1926)

    4 plaques in City Varieties Music Hall, Swan Street, 278 West 113th Street, NY 10026, Harvard Bridge, and ?

  24. Peter Cushing (1913 – 1994)

    2 plaques in Seaway Cottage, Island Wall and Borehamwood

  25. William Kemp (died 1603)

    1 plaque in Maddermarket Theatre, St Johns Alley

  26. David Fisher (1760 – 1832)

    1 plaque in Hungate

  27. R. W. Elliston (1774 – 1831)

    1 plaque in Old Orchard Street

  28. John Henderson

    1 plaque in Old Orchard Street

  29. Sir Norman Wisdom OBE (1915 – 2010)

    2 plaques in Hotel du Vin Formerly Carlton Hotel, Parabola Road and 91 Fernhead Road

  30. Joseph Tomelty (1911 – 1995)

    1 plaque in 22 Shore Road

  31. James Young (1918 – 1974)

    1 plaque in 26 Fernwood Street, off Blackwood Street, Ormeau Road

  32. Dion Boucicault (1820 – 1890)

    1 plaque in 6 Cavendish Place

  33. George Bartley (1782 – 1858)

    1 plaque in Old Orchard Street

  34. George Frederick Cooke (1756 – 1812)

    1 plaque in Old Orchard Street

  35. James Cagney (1899 – 1986)

    1 plaque in 34 Gramercy Park East New York, NY 10010

  36. Sir Noël Coward (1899 – 1973)

    4 plaques in 131 Waldegrave Road, Teddington, Catherine Street, 15 Gerald Road, Belgravia, and 56 Lenham Road, Sutton

  37. William Dimond

    1 plaque in Old Orchard Street

  38. Benjamin Engledon

    1 plaque in Old Orchard Street

  39. Samuel Foote (1720 – 1777)

    1 plaque in Old Orchard Street

  40. Clark Gable (1901 – 1960)

    1 plaque in 12th Street

  41. Sir John Gielgud (1904 – 2000)

    2 plaques in Shaftesbury Ave and 51 Shaftesbury Avenue

  42. Sir Cedric Hardwicke (1893 – 1964)

    1 plaque in Lye Library, High Street, Lye

  43. Charles Hawtrey (1914 – 1988)

    1 plaque in Middle Street

  44. Dorothea Jordan (1761 – 1816)

    mistress of King William IV (1765 – 1837)

    3 plaques in Theatre Royal, St James Street, 30 Cadogan Place, and Ashberry Cottage, Honor Oak Road, Forest Hill, SE23

  45. Charles Kemble (1775 – 1854)

    2 plaques in Theatre Royal, St James Street and Pantiles Lower Walk

  46. Stephen Kemble (1758 – 1822)

    brother of Sarah Siddons (1755 – 1831)

    1 plaque in Old Orchard Street

  47. John Philip Kemble (1757 – 1823)

    brother of Sarah Siddons (1755 – 1831)

    2 plaques in Old Orchard Street and Park Hall Hotel, Park Drive

  48. Sir Roger Moore KBE (born in 1927)

    1 plaque in 28 Malden Road, Borehamwood

  49. William Charles Macready (1793 – 1873)

    3 plaques in Theatre Royal, St James Street, Theatre Lane, Virginia Street end, and 6 Wellington Square

  50. Harold Pinter (1930 – 2008)

    1 plaque in Humphrys Road

  51. William Shakespeare (1564 – 1616)

    son of John Shakespeare (1531 – 1601)

    husband of Anne Hathaway (1555 – 1623)

    father of Susanna Shakespeare (1583 – 1649)

    grandfather of Elizabeth Hall (1608 – 1670)

    8 plaques in The Shakespeare, Summer Row, The Shakespeare Centre, Henley Street, 73 Borough High Street, Southwark, SE1, The Theatre, 18 Hewett Street, Hackney, Park Street, SE1, The Arden Hotel, Waterside, and Shakespeare's Birthplace, Henley Street

  52. Richard Todd (1919 – 2009)

    1 plaque in Borehamwood

  53. August Wilhelm Iffland (1759 – 1814)

    1 plaque in Schmiedegasse

  54. Richard Burton (1925 – 1984)

    1 plaque in 6 Lyndhurst Road

  55. Nelson Lee (1806 – 1872)

    1 plaque in 67 Shrubland Road, Hackney

  56. Richard Daly (1758 – 1813)

    1 plaque in Gerald Griffin Street, Irishtown

  57. James Stewart (1913 – 1993)

    1 plaque in 57 Grove Road, East Cliff

  58. Charles James Mathews (1803 – 1878)

    1 plaque in Marks & Spencers, Basnett Street

  59. Sean Connery (born in 1930)

    1 plaque in Fountainbridge

  60. Andrew Cherry (1762 – 1812)

    1 plaque in Bridge Street

  61. Ian Carmichael (1920 – 2010)

    1 plaque in 32, Westbourne Avenue

  62. Sir John Martin-Harvey (1863 – 1944)

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  63. Wilson Barrett (1846 – 1904)

    1 plaque in Mansion Gardens, West Heath Road, Hampstead, NW3

  64. Thomas Sheridan (1719 – 1788)

    1 plaque in 9 New King Street

  65. James Fields Stanfield (1749 – 1824)

    1 plaque in Bodlewell House, High Street East

  66. Kenneth More CBE (1914 – 1982)

    1 plaque in 27 Rumbold Road, Fulham, SW6

  67. Joseph Grimaldi (1778 – 1837)

    3 plaques in 56 Exmouth Market, EC1, in the grounds of Finchley Memorial Hospital, Granville Road, Finchley, and Theatre Royal, St James Street

  68. Errol Flynn (1909 – 1959)

    1 plaque in Marieville Esplanade, Sandy Bay

  69. George Emlyn Williams CBE (1905 – 1987)

    1 plaque in 60 Marchmont Street

  70. Ronald Reagan (1911 – 2004)

    1 plaque in Shore Walk

  71. George Sanders (1906 – 1972)

    1 plaque in Washington Road

  72. Duncan Mcrae (1905 – 1967)

    1 plaque in Kames Bay

  73. Orson Welles (1915 – 1985)

    1 plaque in 110 West 41st Street

  74. Molière (1622 – 1673)

    2 plaques in 40 Rue de Richelieu and 79, Rue du Temple, 3rd arrondissement

  75. Christopher Lee (born in 1922)

    1 plaque in Whithorn Library, St Johns Street

  76. Bill Murray (born in 1950)

    1 plaque in the spot where Bill Murray repeatedly stepped into a puddle, Cass Street

  77. Humphrey DeForest Bogart (1899 – 1957)

    1 plaque in 245 West 103rd Street

  78. Alan Bates (1934 – 2003)

    1 plaque in Derwent Ave

  79. Richard Beckinsale (1947 – 1979)

    1 plaque in College House Junior School

  80. Rex Ingram (1895 – 1969)

    1 plaque in ?

  81. John Durang (1768 – 1822)

    3 plaques in 126 N Water St., ?, and Hole in the Wall Puppet Theatre

  82. Leslie Howard (1893 – 1943)

    1 plaque in 45 Farquar Road

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  2. Shakespearian actor

    Ira Aldridge (1807 – 1867)

  3. comedy actor

    Arthur Lowe (1915 – 1982)
    John Inman (1935 – 2007)
    Terry Scott (1927 – 1994)
    Terry-Thomas (1911 – 1990)

  4. London stage and screen actor

  5. BAFTA Award winning actor

  6. tragic actor

    Edmund Kean (1787 – 1833)

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