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1. Kyle Chandler Kyle Chandler Actor, The Wolf of Wall Street Kyle Chandler was born in Buffalo, New York, to Sally Jeanette (Meyer), who bred dogs, and Edward Chandler, a farm owner. He is of German, English, and Irish descent. Kyle grew up in the small town of Social Circle, Georgia (population 4,500). On the family farm, the only TV station they got was Ted Turner's TBS...
2. Chad Michael Murray Chad Michael Murray Actor, One Tree Hill Chad Michael Murray has showcased his brooding good looks and acting talent on television sets and silver screens for two decades. The 6-foot tall star, who resides in Wilmington, North Carolina, is known to audiences of One Tree Hill, where he played the good son, Lucas Scott. The model-turned-actor has also serenaded Jamie Lee Curtis with Britney Spears' "Baby One More Time" in Freaky Friday...
3. David Boreanaz David Boreanaz Actor, Bones David was born in Buffalo, New York and grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is the son of Patti, a travel agent, and weatherman Dave Roberts (Boreanaz). His father is of Italian descent and his mother is of half Slovak ancestry. At the age of seven he decide to be an actor, which eventually led him to study cinema and photography at Ithaca College in New York...
4. Christine Baranski Christine Baranski Actress, The Good Wife
5. Suzie Plakson Suzie Plakson Actress, Red Eye Suzie Plakson (born June 3, 1958) is an American actress, singer, writer and artist. Born in Buffalo, New York, she grew up in Kingston, Pennsylvania and went to college at Northwestern University. She began her career on the stage/theater, and played four characters opposite Anthony Newley in a revival tour of "Stop the World...
6. Jeffrey Jones Jeffrey Jones Actor, Ferris Bueller's Day Off Jeffrey Duncan Jones was born in Buffalo, New York. He is a very tall, fair-haired character actor who is recognized all over for his excellent work. He is a veteran stage actor having such plays as "The Elephant Man" and Neil Simon's "London Suite" under his belt. His first film role was in The Revolutionary.
7. Wendie Malick Wendie Malick Actress, Just Shoot Me! The actress Wendie Malick was born in Buffalo, New York, in 1950 and attended Ohio Wesleyan University, from which she graduated in 1972. The 5-foot, 10-inch beauty was a Wilhelmina model in the 1970s, giving it up to go to work for Buffalo-area Congressman Jack Kemp. She quickly left Washington, DC, behind to act in the theater...
8. William Sadler William Sadler Actor, The Shawshank Redemption William Thomas Sadler was born on April 13, 1950 in Buffalo, New York, to Jane and William Sadler. He began his acting career in New York theaters, appearing in more than 75 productions over the course of 12 years. His roles included that of Sgt. Merwin J. Toomey in Neil Simon's Tony Award winning play "Biloxi Blues"...
9. Jeffrey DeMunn Jeffrey DeMunn Actor, The Shawshank Redemption Jeffrey DeMunn was born on April 25, 1947 in Buffalo, New York. He studied in England at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, then returned to America and was a member of the National Shakespeare Company. He has starred in many theatre productions, both on and off Broadway, including "K2" (for which he received a Tony Award nomination for Best Actor), "Spoils of War" and "Comedians"...
10. Vincent Gallo Vincent Gallo Actor, Buffalo '66 Vincent Gallo. American-born, Buffalo, New York, 1961. Left home, moved to New York City in 1978, and began playing in the experimental musical group, Gray, with artist Jean Michel Basquiat. After leaving Gray, he formed the band, Bohack, and recorded the highly regarded avant-garde industrial noise album, "It Took Several Wives"...
11. Amanda Blake Amanda Blake Actress, Gunsmoke Amanda Blake was born in Buffalo, NY, of English and Scottish descent. She and her parents moved to Claremont, California, while Amanda was still in high school, and she graduated from Claremont High. She enrolled at Pomona College but, due to her avid participation in community and theater productions...
12. Jessica White Jessica White Actress, Big Momma's House 2
13. Nancy Marchand Nancy Marchand Actress, Lou Grant Nancy Marchand's mother, a pianist, sent her shy daughter to acting classes in hopes of breaking her out of her shell. As a student at Carnegie Tech (Carnegie Mellon University), she studied the works of William Shakespeare and the other great playwrights and, upon graduation, set off to New York City....
14. Geri Jewell Geri Jewell Actress, Deadwood
15. Nick Bakay Nick Bakay Actor, The Angry Beavers A native of Buffalo, New York, Nick Bakay graduated from Kenyon College in Ohio. In 1983, Bakay graduated from the Professional Acting Program at SMU in Dallas, Texas with an MFA (Master of Fine Arts). After moving to New York, he spent the early part of his acting career performing in numerous theater productions...
16. Fredric Lehne Fredric Lehne Actor, Men in Black Born in Buffalo, N.Y. but raised in the Garden State. Fredric first appeared in small theater productions at the age of six, and in his teens spent weekends studying at The Neighborhood Playhouse and HB Studios in NYC. During the summer he apprenticed at The Peterborough Players in N.H. - New England's oldest summer stock company...
17. James Read James Read Actor, A Lot Like Love James Christopher Read was born on July 31, 1953, in Buffalo, New York, into a well prospered family. He had never dreamed about acting until his collegiate years. He started studying law at Oregon University, but close to his graduation, he discovered his love for theatre. He left the university and joined a theatrical group in Denver...
18. Mark Hapka Mark Hapka Actor, Days of Our Lives
19. Jesse White Jesse White Actor, Harvey Lovable, laid-back Jesse White made acting seem fun and easy. He was born Jesse Marc Weidenfeld in Buffalo, New York, and was raised in Akron, Ohio. He made his first amateur appearance on the local stage at age 15. Before breaking into professional theater in the 1940s, he held many different jobs...
20. Chelsea Noble Chelsea Noble Actress, Kirk
21. Sorrell Booke Sorrell Booke Actor, The Dukes of Hazzard Sorrell Booke was born in Buffalo, New York in 1930, the son of a local physician. He found his calling early in life, like most actors, when his family encouraged him to entertain relatives by doing impressions and telling jokes. He went on to study at Yale and Columbia University, and mastered five languages...
22. Joe Conley Joe Conley Actor, The Waltons
23. Rebecca Grant Rebecca Grant Actress, The Cutting Edge: Going for the Gold
24. Marc Evan Jackson Marc Evan Jackson Actor, 22 Jump Street
25. Don Messick Don Messick Actor, The Smurfs Don Messick is a legendary voice actor who spent his entire adult-hood in entertainment. He started out wanting to be a ventriloquist. Thankfully for cartoon lovers that career didn't pan out. How do you think his potential career would've stacked up against Edgar Bergen and later, Paul Winchell? No matter...
26. David Milch David Milch Writer, Hill Street Blues
27. Deep Katdare Deep Katdare Actor, American Desi
28. Laurette Spang Laurette Spang Actress, Battlestar Galactica Laurette Spang was born in Buffalo, New York but raised in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She grew up as the middle child of a chemist father and housewife mother. She has an older brother, Richard and a younger sister, Marilyn. As a dramatic major in college, she made a college trip to New York where a chance encounter with a soap opera producer led to an audition the following summer (after graduation)...
29. Joe Grifasi Joe Grifasi Actor, The Deer Hunter
30. Dick Shawn Dick Shawn Actor, It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World One-of-a-kind nightclub comedian/singer Dick Shawn (ne Richard Schulefand) was as off-the-wall as they came and, as such, proved to be rather an acquired taste. Way ahead of his time most say, it was extremely difficult indeed to know how to properly tap into this man's eclectic talents. Shawn began...
31. Rick James Rick James Soundtrack, Lost in Translation
32. Peter Michael Goetz Peter Michael Goetz Actor, Glory
33. Tom Fontana Tom Fontana Writer, Homicide: Life on the Street
34. Stephen Hughes Stephen Hughes Actor, El lince perdido Stephen Ezra Hughes was born in Buffalo, New York, but raised in Miami, Florida. He was educated at Ransom Everglades School in Coconut Grove, Florida; Princeton University in New Jersey, where he sang with the a cappella group The Princeton Tigertones; and ESIC in Madrid, Spain, where he has made his home since 1986...
35. Carrie Stevens Carrie Stevens Actress, Rock Star Busty, luscious, and shapely redhead stunner Carrie Stevens was born on May 1, 1969 in Buffalo, New York. Carrie's research scientist father named her after the Carrie spectrophotometer. Stevens grew up in Hardwick, Massachusetts and studied journalism at Memphis State University. She was the Playmate of the Month in the June...
36. Garry Walberg Garry Walberg Actor, Quincy M.E.
37. Beverly Johnson Beverly Johnson Actress, Crossroads
38. Jessica Chobot Jessica Chobot Self, Halo 5: Live Jessica Chobot serves as a full time on-camera host for IGN Entertainment. In just a short time with the company, it was clear that Jessica was not only a hit with IGN fans, but also a knock-out in-the-know about all-things video games. Starting as a freelance contributer writing for IGN's Insider newsletter quickly expanded into in-studio and on-air web...
39. Greg Mullavey Greg Mullavey Actor, Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman
40. Amelie McKendry Amelie McKendry Actress, Henry's Future A native of Buffalo, New York, Amelie McKendry grew up with a love of performing. She was born of English, Scots-Irish, Polish, Austrian, Welsh, and German decent and named after her great-grandmother, a Welsh opera singer. Inspired by her mother and sister Liz McKendry, a Broadway actress who played...
41. Johnny Rzeznik Johnny Rzeznik Soundtrack, Transformers John Joseph Theodore Rzeznik was born in Buffalo, New York, to Edith (Pomeroy) and Joseph Rzeznik, a bar proprietor and postal clerk. He is the youngest of five children, and has Polish (father) and English and German (mother) ancestry. From early on in his life, John found that his parents were constantly arguing due to his father's drinking problem...
42. Ned Wertimer Ned Wertimer Actor, Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End
43. Tom Mardirosian Tom Mardirosian Actor, Let's Be Cops Tom grew up in Buffalo, New York and first got interested in theater while in the Army, where he was a member of a Special Services troop. Later he taught acting at the Studio ARENA Theatre School in Buffalo while appearing in numerous productions there. He appeared on Broadway at the Cort Theatre in The Magic Show as Goldfarb.
44. Nancy La Scala Nancy La Scala Actress, Species II Nancy La Scala is an actress in film, television, and live theatre. She most recently appeared on the screen in Clint Eastwood's "Jersey Boys". Nancy has consistently landed roles alongside the best of the best in films like "Guardian", "In the Cut", and the Venice Film Festival Golden Lion-nominated "Vegas: Based on a True Story"...
45. Andrew Tarbet Andrew Tarbet Actor, Exodus: Gods and Kings Andrew Tarbet attended the National Theatre School in Montreal, Québec. His first job out of school in 1993 was as ring master in the Cirque du Soleil's Saltimbanco. After years of working in television and film in the US and Canada, he moved to Barcelona, Spain in 2005. He is now a regular on the Barcelona stage...
46. Matt Nolan Matt Nolan Actor, Argo Matt Nolan was born in Buffalo, NY, and grew up in Portland, OR. Matt started his Professional Career in Theater and Commercials in the Northwest as a young man, relocating to Los Angeles in his late Teens. Matt landed a recurring role on Major Dad, and a memorable role as Chuckie Wilson on the hit series Beverly Hills, 90210...
47. Paul Vogt Paul Vogt Actor, MADtv Paul Vogt landed Hollywood recognition as the breakout star of NBC's The Rerun Show when he portrayed Mrs. Garrett from "The Facts of Life". Since then, he has become a permanent cast member on MADtv (FOX's successful late-night sketch comedy show) and filmed two movies with Garry Marshall (Raising Helen (hysterical deleted scene now on DVD) and The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement)...
48. Diane Gaidry Diane Gaidry Actress, Loving Annabelle Diane Gaidry (born October 11, 1964 in South Dakota) is an American film and theatre actress. She received her B.F.A. in acting from NYU Tisch School of the Arts. She played the role of Simone Bradley in the 2006 film Loving Annabelle, directed by Katherine Brooks. Diane was awarded the Outstanding...
49. Greg Stuhr Greg Stuhr Actor, The American Side
50. James Keane James Keane Actor, Apocalypse Now
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