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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. 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...
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. 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...
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. Greg Finley Greg Finley Actor, Dreamers Often Lie
7. Andrea Martin Andrea Martin Actress, Wag the Dog
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. Bob Marley Bob Marley Actor, The Boondock Saints
11. Kevin Eastman Kevin Eastman Writer, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
12. Michael Cooke Kendrick Michael Cooke Kendrick Actor, Looking for an Echo
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. Jeff Davis Jeff Davis Actor, New Nightmare
17. 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...
18. Colette Stone Colette Stone Actress, Rabbit Done Died
19. Tawny Little Tawny Little Actress, Rocky II
20. 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...
21. Brian Cousins Brian Cousins Actor, Longtime Companion
22. Katie MacNichol Katie MacNichol Actress, Garmento
23. 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...
24. James Cagney IV James Cagney IV Actor, Nyarlathotep
25. Wayne Roberts Wayne Roberts Actor, Runaway Jury
26. Harry Brown Harry Brown Writer, Ocean's Eleven
27. Philip Ford Philip Ford Director, The Wedding of Superman
28. Fiona Cagney Fiona Cagney Actress, Up Up Down Down
29. Zachary Maxell Zachary Maxell Self, Figure It Out
30. Noah Gibbings Noah Gibbings Actor, Killer Holiday Noah Gibbings was born in Portland, Maine and raised in Santa Barbara, CA. Pursuing a double-major in Music and Theater at California Institute of the Arts, Gibbings has seen success in both fields. From a short stint on "American Idol" to opening for Hip-Hop artists such as Mobb Deep and Twista. Currently he is in his third year at CalArts...
31. 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...
32. 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...
33. Lester Hashey Lester Hashey Self, Band of Brothers
34. Eric Gosselin Eric Gosselin Producer, Yeti: A Love Story
35. Howie Carr Howie Carr Self, Brutal/Al Qaeda's Town/Gay or Straight?
36. Andy Davis Andy Davis Writer, 2
37. 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...
38. Dan Carr Dan Carr Actor, Cheyenne Autumn
39. 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).
40. Neil Turitz Neil Turitz Writer, Two Ninas
41. 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...
42. Bob Wolff Bob Wolff Self, Game 7
43. Megan Waterman Megan Waterman Self, Bodies on the Beach: Search for a Serial Killer
44. Freda Holloway Freda Holloway Actress, The Night America Trembled
45. Lawrence Manchester Lawrence Manchester Music Department, The Departed
46. 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)...
47. Owen Davis Owen Davis Writer, Jezebel
48. Byron Douglas Byron Douglas Actor, The Plunger
49. Stu Clemons Stu Clemons Actor, Harrison Macauley Is Going to Kill Me
50. Josh Bresette Josh Bresette Producer, Under the Hood
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