Not from where I currently live, but a girl I went to primary school with while I lived in Lincoln is now a (I assume moderately successful) fetish model. Which is weird, because I just remember her as an 8 year old desperately in love with Robson and Jerome.
I kinda makes sense that someone who listened to a lot of Robson and Jerome now puts themselves in potentially painful situations, them boys were a gateway drug!
Anyway, Dundee has given the world:
The actor, Brian Cox
football bloke Craig Brewster
Danny Wallace (which, does sort of make sense, but I never got a Dundonian vibe off him...losing that might explain his success)
David Blair, who some blame for sinking the Titanic (yes Mr Cameron, we'd like a cut of the movie profits!
Dudley Watkins, creator of The Broons and Desperate Dan, was a Mancunian but came here to work, creating some of the most iconic British comics charactersGeorge Galloway, politician
Dame Jacqueline Wilson, author of the Tracy Beaker books
Olympic silver medallist runner Liz McGolgan
tv presenter Lorraine Kelly isn't from here, but she is here, now and then when there's a photo op
Mary Shelley, author of Frankenstein
bands The Law and The View
and finally, one for our cousins across the pond...
former Cleveland Indians baseball player Thomas David Waddell
I only knew about 4 or 5 of them, and the site I stole the list off has dozens more from the realms of politics and engineering and medicine and other growed-up stuff.
William Motherfucking Wallace.
dude, he's Australian.