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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. Greg Finley Greg Finley Actor, The Flash Is Born
3. 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"...
4. 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...
5. Linda Lavin Linda Lavin Actress, The Intern 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...
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. Andrea Martin Andrea Martin Actress, Wag the Dog
8. 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...
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. Jeff Davis Jeff Davis Actor, New Nightmare
11. 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...
12. Bob Marley Bob Marley Actor, The Boondock Saints
13. Nicholas Wyman Nicholas Wyman Actor, Die Hard: With a Vengeance
14. Kevin Eastman Kevin Eastman Writer, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
15. Brian Cousins Brian Cousins Actor, Longtime Companion
16. Michael Cooke Kendrick Michael Cooke Kendrick Actor, Looking for an Echo
17. Elysia Richards Elysia Richards Actress, Rabbit Done Died
18. Tawny Little Tawny Little Actress, Rocky II
19. James Flavin James Flavin Actor, King Kong Jut-jawed and jaunty-looking Irish-American character actor appeared in countless Hollywood films of the 1930s and '40s in which he almost always portrayed a keeper of order: e.g., a ship's second mate or a US Marine platoon sergeant or a big-city police investigator. The only exception to his good-guy rule was his brief appearance as a thug in the comedy _Brother Orchid (1940)_.
20. 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...
21. Luke Sholl Luke Sholl Actor, Freaky Friday the 13th
22. 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...
23. Harry Brown Harry Brown Writer, Ocean's Eleven
24. James Cagney IV James Cagney IV Actor, Nyarlathotep
25. Wayne Roberts Wayne Roberts Actor, Runaway Jury
26. Michael Remmes Michael Remmes Actor, The Amazing Spider-Man Mike Remmes was born to parents Paul and Holly Remmes on November 28, 1990 in Portland, ME. He is the oldest of five with three brothers and one sister. Growing up in Saco, ME his favorite time of year was the fall and along with it Halloween. After graduating from Thornton Academy in 2009 he spent a year in Florida at the University of Tampa before leaving school to move to Los Angeles...
27. Fiona Cagney Fiona Cagney Actress, Up Up Down Down
28. Philip Ford Philip Ford Director, The Wedding of Superman
29. Rudy Germane Rudy Germane Actor, Have I Got a Fellow for You!
30. Lester Hashey Lester Hashey Self, Band of Brothers
31. 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).
32. Eric Gosselin Eric Gosselin Producer, Yeti: a Love Story, Life on the Streets
33. Dan Carr Dan Carr Actor, Cheyenne Autumn
34. 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...
35. Howie Carr Howie Carr Self, Brutal/Al Qaeda's Town/Gay or Straight?
36. 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...
37. Katie MacNichol Katie MacNichol Actress, Bamboozled
38. Neil Turitz Neil Turitz Writer, Two Ninas
39. J.H. Ingraham J.H. Ingraham Writer, The Ten Commandments
40. Noah Gibbings Noah Gibbings Actor, Killer Holiday Noah Gibbings was discovered for his first role in a Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf in his hometown of Santa Barbara, CA. At the time he was a full time musician but later switched to acting. He pursed a double-major in Musical Arts and Theater at California Institute of the Arts in Valencia, CA. However, he left before graduation to pursue full-time work as an actor...
41. Charles W. Goddard Charles W. Goddard Writer, The Perils of Pauline
42. Paul Monroe Paul Monroe Director, Premiere Telecast
43. Joseph A. McDonough Joseph A. McDonough Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, Show Boat
44. Seamus McNulty Seamus McNulty Uncategorised Seamus McNulty was born in Portland, Maine. His interest in acting began at a young age as he accompanied his sister, Madeline on auditions from the time he was just an infant. Seamus began going out on auditions of his own before he was two years old. Seamus enjoys fencing, karate,skateboarding,football...
45. Louis Morrison Louis Morrison Actor, Mary's Merry Mix-Up
46. Zachary Maxell Zachary Maxell Self, Figure It Out
47. Will Holt Will Holt Soundtrack, Apollo 13 Songwriter ("Lemon Tree", "Those Were the Days", "One of Those Songs"), composer, singer, guitarist, director and producer, educated at Phillips Exeter Academy, Williams College and the Richard Dyer Bennett School of Minstrelsy. He was a singer and guitarist in nightclubs, toured for Columbia Concerts and...
48. Jim Hanson Jim Hanson Producer, Mockingbird Don't Sing
49. Stu Clemons Stu Clemons Actor, Harrison Macauley Is Going to Kill Me
50. Kevin Cirone Kevin Cirone Actor, Lame Kevin Cirone grew up in the small town of Veazie, Maine. He attended college and received a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Maine. He entered the film scene in 2003 with The Wolves of Chechnya, a short film exploring the rift in a long-standing eastern European conflict. Since then he has entertained audiences on stage and screen...
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