Famous Faces of Gloucestershire!

by Well Polished Cheltenham, Nov 2018

We’ve been looking into the history of the area and found some very familiar faces popping up! Did you know these celebrities come from the Shire?!

Simon Pegg – Best known for his roles in comedy films such as Shaun Of The Dead and Hot Fuzz, Simon was born in Gloucester in 1970!

J.K Rowling – The genius author that brought us the Harry Potter books and films, was born in Yate in 1965!

Eric Dier – He kept us all on the edge of our seats at the World Cup this summer, and the Premier League player was born in Cheltenham in 1994!

These are just 3 famous faces among the wealth of artists, authors & musicians to come from wonderful Gloucestershire!