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1. Annette Bening Annette Bening Actress, American Beauty Annette Bening was born on May 29, 1958 in Topeka, Kansas, the youngest of four children of Shirley (Ashley), a soloist and church singer, and Arnett Grant Bening, an insurance salesman. She has German and English ancestry. Her family moved to California when she was young, and she grew up there. She...
2. Lois Smith Lois Smith Actress, Twister
3. Travis Schuldt Travis Schuldt Actor, The Hitcher With a wide range of comedic and dramatic roles on television, film and the stage, Travis Schuldt is poised to become tomorrow's most exciting breakthrough story. Currently seen as Sarah Chalke's forgiving boyfriend, Keith, on NBC's hit comedy, Scrubs, Schuldt has quickly expanded the fan...
4. Brandon Quintin Adams Brandon Quintin Adams Actor, The People Under the Stairs Best known for his role as Zeke in Michael Jackson's Moonwalker, Brandon Quintin Adams has been involved in the business since toddler age. Appearing in commercials and print ads, was just the start of his career. At the age of 9, he landed his first television role as 'Peter' in the NBC sitcom, Empty Nest in 1988...
5. Eric Edwards Eric Edwards Actor, Blade Eric Edwards has gained recognition on the big screen and on television, in live theater, and on the stand-up comedy circuit, working non-stop in all four mediums. In fact, in one year, Eric co-starred in two feature films, one television movie, and an original one-man show, all while simultaneously continuing as an active member and teacher of the prominent Los Angeles-based repertory group...
6. Gregg Binkley Gregg Binkley Actor, Raising Hope
7. Katie A. Keane Katie A. Keane Actress, My Name Is Khan Katie Amanda Keane stars as Audie Gallagher on the ABC Family comedy Ruby and the Rockits. On paper, Katie's is an unlikely Hollywood success story. Raised in Kansas by a single mom, Katie describes her childhood as "moving from one apartment to another" with the longest stay in a "little trailer park...
8. Sherie Rene Scott Sherie Rene Scott Actress, P.S. I Love You
9. Sheila Ryan Sheila Ryan Actress, Railroaded!
10. Carson Elrod Carson Elrod Actor, Wedding Crashers Born in Topeka, KS, Carson has degrees in History and Theatre from the University of Kansas. He holds an MFA from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts Graduate Acting Program. He has also studied improvisation and performed at the Upright Citizens Brigade, IOWest, and The Peoples Improv Theatre. His career as an actor spans every aspect of stage and screen...
11. George Dickerson George Dickerson Actor, Blue Velvet
12. Roscoe Born Roscoe Born Actor, Santa Barbara
13. Zach Hudson Zach Hudson Stunts, Spider-Man
14. Daniel Gilchrist Daniel Gilchrist Actor, The Hungry Games Daniel Gilchrist began his love of theatre in high school, where his initial interests were in the production/writing areas. Upon graduating, he began working and volunteering for local theatre productions in his hometown of Topeka, Kansas. His first starring role was as The Creature in Topeka Civic Theatre and Academy's run of Frankenstein...
15. Arnold Merritt Arnold Merritt Actor, The Unforgiven
16. Sam Comer Sam Comer Set Decorator, Bonanza
17. Melanie Ryan Melanie Ryan Actress, Four Bottles
18. Ted North Ted North Actor, The Ox-Bow Incident
19. Amy Lynn Best Amy Lynn Best Actress, Severe Injuries Amy Lynn Best is a trained dancer and actress who started in the business by co-producing the independent feature horror film, The Resurrection Game, and co-stars as the pop psychologist turned zombie exterminator, Sister Mary Bliss. Like many independent film producers, Amy learned the film business from the ground up...
20. Gwendolyn Whiteside Gwendolyn Whiteside Actress, Big Canyon
21. Fernando Andrés Fernando Andrés Writer, Damn Pretty Thing Fernando Andrés is a director/writer born in Topeka, Kansas, known for Damn Pretty Thing. Ever since watching Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight, he has always wanted to become a filmmaker, since watching countless movies and studying the art of production to master the craft. His short films have been accepted at festivals across the nation.
22. Dennis McMullen Dennis McMullen Actor, Close Encounters of the Third Kind Dennis was born in Topeka Ks, where he attended Topeka high school Hw was in the US Navy during the Korean War and was a Navy Photographer He moved to California where he atended college at Los angeles City college and Santa Monica City College where he took drama. He was in a play at Pasadena Playhouse and tested for Paramount Pictures and was signed to a contract...
23. Samantha Smith Samantha Smith Actress, Welcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins
24. Bob Duncan Bob Duncan Actor, The Marshal's Daughter
25. Jeff Hoferer Jeff Hoferer Actor, The Nightmare Before Breakfast
26. Joanne Jordan Joanne Jordan Actress, Written on the Wind
27. Steve Sanders Steve Sanders Actor, Disco Godfather
28. Tom McGinnis Tom McGinnis Actor, Carnival of Souls Tom McGinnis was a semi-professional actor from Topeka, Kansas, who was active in that town's civic theater and also frequently appeared in industrial and educational films made by the Centron Corporation in nearby Lawrence, Kansas. There, McGinnis often worked with director Herk Harvey, who cast McGinnis in his only theatrical film, Carnival of Souls, as the organ factory boss.
29. Katrina Leskanich Katrina Leskanich Self, Congratulations: 50 Years Eurovision Song Contest
30. Fay Tincher Fay Tincher Actress, Rowdy Ann Lively, dark-haired star comedienne of the silent screen, former vaudeville and musical comedy actress. Though she had operatic aspirations at the outset, Fay settled on an acting career. She first appeared on the Chicago stage while still finishing her studies. In 1913, she moved to the West Coast...
31. James Smith James Smith Actor, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues James is a graduate of Kansas State University, with an MFA from West Virginia University. As a former member of Moving Arts Theatre Company in Los Angeles, James had the opportunity to work with many talented people on exclusive world premiere plays, such as Lee Wochner's "Size of Pike" and "Happy Fun Family" (for which he won a Dramalogue Award)...
32. Jak Kendall Jak Kendall Art Department, Firecracker
33. Ross Grimsley Ross Grimsley Self, 1972 World Series
34. Frank E. Petersen Frank E. Petersen Self, America's Marine Aviators Retired Marine Corps Lieutenant General Frank Emmanuel Petersen, Jr. was born in Topeka, Kansas, the second of four children to Frank Petersen, Sr., a radio repairman, and Edythe Southard Petersen. He grew up in South Topeka, ten miles away next to Topeka Army Airfield where he watched the aircraft take off and land...
35. Ruth Robinson Ruth Robinson Actress, The Story of Louis Pasteur
36. Mike McNulty Mike McNulty Actor, Snow
37. Alicia Cabrera Alicia Cabrera Actress, Rigged
38. Alisha McKinney Alisha McKinney Actress, Once We Were Strangers
39. Bill Kilmer Bill Kilmer Self, Super Bowl VII
40. Lori C. Miller Lori C. Miller Visual Effects, Avatar
41. Brandon Agan Brandon Agan Writer, I Am Super
42. Dané Shobe Dané Shobe Actor, Crush
43. Teddy Eck Teddy Eck Actor, Lincoln
44. Thomas Lloyd Thomas Lloyd Actor, Endless Pursuit
45. Earl Lee Earl Lee Actor, Five
46. Pat Roberts Pat Roberts Self, Face the Nation
47. Hal G. Evarts Hal G. Evarts Writer, The Big Trail
48. Wesley Holthaus Wesley Holthaus Director, Wamego: Making Movies Anywhere Actor/Director Wesley Holthaus, the second son of Ronald Holthaus and Deborah Horton, was born the morning of July 5th, 1978, in Topeka, Kansas. He has had numerous opportunities to explore his creative interests in the Midwest. He discovered his passion for writing and film making at a young age. He graduated from Hayden High School in 1996...
49. Shirley Phelps-Roper Shirley Phelps-Roper Self, Judgment Day
50. Kent Youngblood Kent Youngblood Producer, Memories Make Me... As a producer and line producer, Kent has worked on a wide array of projects including films, scripted television series and reality television. At his company, Movie Mogul Productions, Kent spearheads business development and provides creative direction on all projects. When not working on projects...
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