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1. Chad Michael Murray Chad Michael Murray Actor, House of Wax 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...
2. 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, Irish, and English 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...
3. David Boreanaz David Boreanaz Actor, Justice League: The New Frontier 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, How the Grinch Stole Christmas
5. 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.
6. Wendie Malick Wendie Malick Actress, The Emperor's New Groove 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...
7. William Sadler William Sadler Actor, The Shawshank Redemption William Thomas Sadler was born on April 13, 1950 in Buffalo, New York. 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". He is best remembered for his roles in Die Hard 2...
8. 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"...
9. 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...
10. Chelsea Noble Chelsea Noble Actress, Left Behind: The Movie
11. 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"...
12. 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...
13. Amanda Blake Amanda Blake Actress, A Star Is Born 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...
14. Marc Evan Jackson Marc Evan Jackson Actor, 22 Jump Street
15. 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...
16. Geri Jewell Geri Jewell Actress, Two of a Kind
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. Nancy Marchand Nancy Marchand Actress, The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! 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....
19. David Milch David Milch Writer, Deadwood
20. Nick Bakay Nick Bakay Actor, Zookeeper 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...
21. Sorrell Booke Sorrell Booke Actor, Guiding Light 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. Rebecca Grant Rebecca Grant Actress, The Cutting Edge: Going for the Gold
23. Mark Hapka Mark Hapka Actor, Parallels
24. Rick James Rick James Soundtrack, Superbad
25. Dick Shawn Dick Shawn Actor, The Producers 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...
26. 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)...
27. Beverly Johnson Beverly Johnson Self, Michael Jackson: Liberian Girl
28. Joe Conley Joe Conley Actor, Cast Away
29. Don Messick Don Messick Actor, Scooby-Doo and the Reluctant Werewolf 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...
30. Jessica Chobot Jessica Chobot Self, Lights, Camera, iPad! 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...
31. Irene Rich Irene Rich Actress, Angel and the Badman Born Irene Luther on October 13, 1891, silent-screen femme Irene Rich came from a once well-to-do family in Buffalo, New York. Her father had a reversal of fortune while she was quite young and the family subsequently had to move to California. Following her education, Irene pursued a career as a realtor...
32. Tom Fontana Tom Fontana Writer, Oz
33. 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.
34. Greg Mullavey Greg Mullavey Actor, Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman
35. Joe Grifasi Joe Grifasi Actor, The Deer Hunter
36. Maria Cina Maria Cina Actress, April's Shower Born in Buffalo, New York, Maria left home at 17 years old to pursue a dance career and landed in Las Vegas as a showgirl assistant to Sigfreid and Roy. She continued kicking throughout the U.S. and Asia performing with Prince and other musical greats until words got in the way. Maria began acting at the Stella Adler Conservatory and has appeared on stage in plays in London and Los Angeles...
37. Garry Walberg Garry Walberg Actor, King Kong
38. 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...
39. Peter Michael Goetz Peter Michael Goetz Actor, My Girl
40. Brian Dunkleman Brian Dunkleman Self, Debut Les and Jane Dunkleman were the proud parents of nine children; and then Brian was born. Due to a desire to have his parents one day address him by the correct name, Brian started doing stand up comedy in 1992. That year he won the "Buffalo's Funniest New Comedian Contest". Granted, the contest was voted on by the audience and he brought 50 people with him...
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. 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...
44. Jessica White Jessica White Self, Petite Ninja Warriors
45. 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...
46. James Keane James Keane Actor, Apocalypse Now
47. 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...
48. Alan Pietruszewski Alan Pietruszewski Actor, Transformers: Dark of the Moon
49. Stephen Nathan Stephen Nathan Producer, The Patriot in Purgatory Stephen Nathan started his career in 1971 when he originated the role of Jesus in the hit musical Godspell, for which he won the Variety Critics' Poll for Best Actor in a Musical and received a gold record for his work on the Original Cast album. As an actor, he worked on both coasts before settling in Los Angeles...
50. Priscilla Allen Priscilla Allen Actress, Total Recall
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