Did you know that these 12 showbiz celebrities all have roots in Northampton?
Many stars of the showbiz world can claim Northampton as their home town.
Talkative man Alan Carr is perhaps the best known of the bunch and will return to his home town at the Derngate Theater in his one-man show next year.
But more actors than you might think first trod the boards of Boot & Shoe town — or at least spent some of their formative years here.
Among them, an Australian and one who became a TV star on the other side of the Atlantic when TV was still black and white.
There’s a soap opera star, music legends…and one who’s probably only better recognized after hours of makeup!
With a little help of information on Wikipediawe picked our dazzling dozen that left more than a sprinkling of stardust on Northampton en route to greater things