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1. Anna Kendrick Anna Kendrick Actress, Pitch Perfect Anna Kendrick was born in Portland, Maine, to Janice (Cooke), an accountant, and William Kendrick, a teacher. She has an older brother, Michael Cooke Kendrick, who has also acted. She is of English, Irish, and Scottish descent. For her role as "Dinah" in "High Society" on Broadway, Anna Kendrick was nominated for a Tony Award (second youngest ever)...
2. Stephen King Stephen King Writer, The Shawshank Redemption Stephen Edwin King was born on September 21, 1947, at the Maine General Hospital in Portland. His parents were Nellie Ruth (Pillsbury), who worked as a caregiver at a mental institute, and Donald Edwin King, a merchant seaman. His father was born under the surname "Pollock", but used the last name "King"...
3. Judd Nelson Judd Nelson Actor, The Breakfast Club Born in Portland, Maine to attorney Leonard Nelson and his wife, Merle Nelson, (attorney and state assemblywoman), Judd attended St. Paul's preparatory school in Concord, New Hampshire before majoring in philosophy at the prestigious Haverford College in Pennsylvania. The acting bug bit when he went to watch a friend's audition and was obliged to audition in order to stay. He won the role...
4. Andrea Martin Andrea Martin Actress, Wag the Dog
5. Christopher Daniel Barnes Christopher Daniel Barnes Actor, The Little Mermaid Christopher Daniel Barnes was born on November 7, 1972 in Portland, Maine, USA. He is an actor, known for The Little Mermaid (1989), Spider-Man (1994), The Brady Bunch Movie (1995) and A Very Brady Sequel (1996). Barnes moved to New York when he was eight years old, where he began his acting career...
6. Victoria Rowell Victoria Rowell Actress, Dumb & Dumber Victoria Rowell is an award-winning actress, international lecturer, holds two doctorates - a teacher, advocate, mother, and former foster youth. She has been recognized by 193 members of Congress for advocacy work on behalf of education, arts, foster and adoptive youth and parents as well as diversity issues...
7. Greg Finley Greg Finley Actor, Dreamers Often Lie
8. Linda Lavin Linda Lavin Actress, Wanderlust Born in Portland, Maine to a musically-inclined family (her mother was once an opera singer) and on stage from the age of 5, singer/actress Linda Lavin graduated from The College of William and Mary with a theatre degree. She pounded the New York pavements in the early 1960s searching for work following some stock roles in New Jersey...
9. Phyllis Thaxter Phyllis Thaxter Actress, Superman This warm and winning, very non-theatrical brunette was born Phyllis St. Felix Thaxter in Portland, Maine, on November 20, 1919. The daughter of Maine Supreme Court Justice Sidney Thaxter, her acting talent came from her mother's side, who was a one-time Shakespearean actress. Phyllis was educated for a time at St...
10. Colette Stone Colette Stone Actress, Rabbit Done Died
11. Bob Marley Bob Marley Actor, The Boondock Saints
12. Kevin Eastman Kevin Eastman Writer, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
13. Nicholas Wyman Nicholas Wyman Actor, Die Hard: With a Vengeance
14. Francis Ford Francis Ford Actor, The Quiet Man Elder brother of the director John Ford and himself a screen director (and John's erstwhile mentor) until the advent of sound. He had also acted in his own films and those of other directors, but turned to acting exclusively circa 1929. As actor, he would provide convincing portrayals of men of authority - men sometimes ruthless if not downright unsavory...
15. Luke Sholl Luke Sholl Actor, Freaky Friday the 13th
16. Brian Cousins Brian Cousins Actor, Longtime Companion
17. Jeff Davis Jeff Davis Actor, New Nightmare
18. Tawny Little Tawny Little Actress, Rocky II
19. James Flavin James Flavin Actor, King Kong Although he graduated from West Point, James Flavin decided on an acting career instead of the military. After touring with several stock and repertory companies, he arrived in Hollywood and broke into films in the early 1930s. A fast-talking, granite-jawed Irishman, Flavin appeared in hundreds of films during his career and was often cast as a big-city homicide detective...
20. Michael Cooke Kendrick Michael Cooke Kendrick Actor, Looking for an Echo
21. Dorothy Appleby Dorothy Appleby Actress, In the Sweet Pie and Pie This pretty, apple-cheeked brunette was in many supporting roles in many 1930s and 1940s films. She is best remembered as a supporting player in Columbia two-reel comedies, opposite such legends as the Three Stooges, Buster Keaton, Andy Clyde, and Harry Langdon. Dorothy made her stage debut at the tender age of just 2 ½...
22. Harry Brown Harry Brown Writer, Ocean's Eleven
23. James Cagney IV James Cagney IV Actor, Nyarlathotep
24. Fiona Cagney Fiona Cagney Actress, Up Up Down Down
25. Wayne Roberts Wayne Roberts Actor, Runaway Jury
26. Katie MacNichol Katie MacNichol Actress, Garmento
27. Evan Shafran Evan Shafran Actor, Go West Evan Shafran is originally from Portland Maine. He moved to New York at the end of the summer of 2001. His Father Jeffrey Shafran still lives in Portland. His mother was Theda Shafran, she was the person who got him started in the performing arts at the age of 7. She passed away on May 7th 1997 and always told Evan never to quit doing what he loved...
28. Eric Norcross Eric Norcross Director, The Long Island Project Eric Norcross was born in Portland, Maine and raised on a small island about 45 minutes off the coast of southern Maine (via ferry). Norcross graduated from Portland High School as well as the Portland Arts & Technology Vocational School with specific studies in Graphic Arts & Printing and Video Technology and Multi-Media (now known as New Media)...
29. Howie Carr Howie Carr Self, Brutal/Al Qaeda's Town/Gay or Straight?
30. Philip Ford Philip Ford Director, The Wedding of Superman
31. Zachary Maxell Zachary Maxell Self, Figure It Out
32. Lester Hashey Lester Hashey Self, Band of Brothers
33. Neil Turitz Neil Turitz Writer, Two Ninas
34. Eric Gosselin Eric Gosselin Producer, Yeti: A Love Story
35. Owen Davis Owen Davis Writer, Jezebel
36. David Hall Page David Hall Page Actor, Pizza Me Mafia David Hall Page was born in Portland, Maine. When his second grade teacher asked him what he wanted to be when he grew up he told her, "I want to be an actor, and go to UCLA." Even though he eventually made it to Los Angeles, he started off his career in New York City, where he was a theatre actor. Working off-Broadway and in many summer stock theater's...
37. Shawn T. McGrath Shawn T. McGrath Producer, Say Goodbye Native to Southern Maine Shawn T. McGrath has been all over the country, has lived on both west and east coast. He has striven to be a professional musician. A vocalist, a lyricist. He has with his band played many shows on stages big to small, opening up with labeled bands. One of his dreams was to make films...
38. Lawrence Manchester Lawrence Manchester Music Department, The Departed
39. Jim Hanson Jim Hanson Producer, Mockingbird Don't Sing
40. Bob Stanley Bob Stanley Self, 1983 MLB All-Star Game
41. Sarah L. Hendrick Sarah L. Hendrick Camera and Electrical Department, I Am Legend
42. Dan Carr Dan Carr Actor, Cheyenne Autumn
43. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Writer, The White Angel One of America's most beloved and widely read poets, he is best known for "Evangeline" (1847), "The Song of Hiawatha" (1855) and "The Courtship of Miles Standish" (1858).
44. Jillian Mavodones Jillian Mavodones Uncategorised
45. Josh Bresette Josh Bresette Producer, Under the Hood
46. Timothy J. Ryan Timothy J. Ryan Actor, Howie Wayne: Batman's Slacker Son Tim first became involved in acting in August of 1996 after being dared by his coworkers to audition for a local community theater production of Dracula. He auditioned and received the role of Mr. Renfield, the fly eating paranoid schizophrenic. It was during the rehearsal period of the production that Tim received acting advice from legendary Oscar winning actor Gregory Peck...
47. Andy Davis Andy Davis Writer, 2
48. Freda Holloway Freda Holloway Actress, The Night America Trembled
49. Kevin Cirone Kevin Cirone Actor, Lame Kevin Cirone was born in Portland, Maine and grew up in the small town of Veazie, Maine. He began acting at the ripe age of 5 when he was cast as a Munchkin in his school production of "The Wizard of Oz" - a strange undertaking considering Kevin was a good four inches taller than most of the other kids in his class...
50. Jesse Forbes Jesse Forbes Self, Rob McCullough vs. Richard Crunkilton
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