Laurence is a girl name. It is a French name and its pronunciation is \la(u)-ren-ce, laur(e)-nce\. Other similar names and variants include: Larenzina, Larsina, Larsine, Laura, Lauren, Laurentia, Laurentina, Laurentine, Laurentyna, Laurentyne, Lorenza, Lourenca, Lourence. Laurence is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3629 out of 4276) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#9429 out of 88799).
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  • Laurence Chirac born on March 4, 1958.
  • Laurence Ferrari born on July 5, 1966.
  • Laurence Olivier (actor) born on May 22, 1907.
  • Laurence Boccolini born on May 8, 1963.
  • Laurence Fishburne (actor) born on July 30, 1961.
  • Laurence Parisot born on August 31, 1959.
  • Laurence Leboeuf (actress) born on December 13, 1985.
  • Laurence Harvey (actor) born on October 1, 1928.
  • Laurence Trimble (director)
  • Laurence Cowen (director)
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Famous actors named Laurence and their movies

Laurence Olivier
Laurence Olivier

Born on May 22, 1907

  • Age:
  • Birth sign: Gemini
  • No. of movies: 50

Wild Geese II

Directed by: Peter R. Hunt

Starring: Scott Glenn, Barbara Carrera, Edward Fox, Laurence Olivier

Clouds Over Europe

Directed by: Tim Whelan, Arthur B. Woods

Starring: Laurence Olivier, Ralph Richardson, Valerie Hobson, George Curzon



Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Starring: Laurence Olivier, Michael Caine, Alec Cawthorne, John Matthews

Country: United States of America

21 Days Together

Directed by: Basil Dean

Starring: Vivien Leigh, Leslie Banks, Laurence Olivier, Francis L. Sullivan

Laurence Fishburne
Laurence Fishburne

Born on July 30, 1961

  • Age: 62
  • Birth sign: Leo
  • No. of movies: 48

Days of Wrath

Directed by: Celia Fox

Starring: Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Amber Valletta, Wilmer Valderrama, Laurence Fishburne

What's Love Got to Do with It

Directed by: Brian Gibson

Starring: Angela Bassett, Laurence Fishburne, RaéVen Kelly, Virginia Capers

Bad Company

Directed by: Damian Harris

Starring: Ellen Barkin, Laurence Fishburne, Frank Langella, Michael Beach


Directed by: Nimród Antal

Starring: Adrien Brody, Laurence Fishburne, Topher Grace, Alice Braga

Laurence Harvey
Laurence Harvey

Born on October 1, 1928

  • Age:
  • Birth sign: Libra
  • No. of movies: 39

Man on the Run

Directed by: Lawrence Huntington

Starring: Joan Hopkins, Derek Farr, Edward Chapman, Laurence Harvey

House of Darkness

Directed by: Oswald Mitchell

Starring: Henry Oscar, Laurence Harvey, Lesley Osmond, Alexander Archdale

A Dandy in Aspic

Directed by: Anthony Mann, Laurence Harvey

Starring: Laurence Harvey, Tom Courtenay, Mia Farrow, Harry Andrews

The Alamo

The Alamo

Directed by: John Wayne

Starring: John Wayne, Richard Widmark, Laurence Harvey, Frankie Avalon

Country: United States of America

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Famous directors named Laurence and their movies

Laurence Dunmore
Laurence Dunmore
  • No. of movies: 1
The Libertine

The Libertine

Directed by: Laurence Dunmore

Starring: Johnny Depp, Samantha Morton, John Malkovich, Paul Ritter

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Famous writers named Laurence and their books

Laurence Peter
Laurence Peter

Born on September 16, 1919

  • Age: 104
  • Birth sign: Virgo
  • No. of books: 2
The Peter Principle

The Peter Principle


"The Peter Principle has cosmic consequences ."--New York Times" In 1969, Lawrence J. Peter created an cultural phenomenon with his outrageous, funny, and all-too true treatise on life and business, The Peter

The Peter Prescription

The Peter Prescription


Dr. Peter combines wisdom and wit to discuss the importance of individuals realizing their potential to find happiness in their lives.

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