New Orleans, LA Actors (Male)

by chip-carriere | created - 13 Nov 2012 | updated - 05 Feb 2016 | Public

List of current working actors (male) from the New Orleans, Louisiana area. This list is in no particular order, nor based on jobs worked, number of credits etc.

1. Christopher Berry

Actor | 12 Years a Slave

Christopher Berry is an actor, known for 12 Years a Slave (2013), Django Unchained (2012) and Free State of Jones (2016).

2. Lawrence Turner

Actor | Free State of Jones

Lawrence Turner was born in Sulphur, Louisiana, USA. He is a talent agent and actor, known for Free State of Jones (2016), Dallas Buyers Club (2013) and Underground (2016).

3. Judd Lormand

Actor | SEAL Team

Actor Judd Lormand plays the role of Lt. Commander Eric Blackburn each week on CBS's Seal Team series. Recent roles include playing Secretary of State Robert McNamara in the LBJ feature opposite Woody Harrelson in the title role, the uptight bank manager Mr. Freely in the upcoming indie comedy ...

4. Lance E. Nichols

Actor | Treme

Distinguished New Orleans actor, Lance Nichols, stars in the Emmy nominated HBO drama series TREME, which follows several New Orleans natives as they try to rebuild their lives after the devastation left behind by Hurricane Katrina. Nichols plays the dentist 'Larry Williams', supportive and devoted...

5. Kim Collins

Actor | Preacher

Kim was born in Houston, Texas. He caught the acting bug early at the tender age of 5. He grew up in the theater in Houston and started acting in films at age 16. He acted in Los Angeles for over 20 years as a professional actor where he Guest Starred on General Hospital, was on such sitcoms as "...

6. Tom Bubrig

Killing Them Softly

Tom Bubrig is an American film, television, and stage actor from Louisiana. Tom's most recent movie role was in "When The Game Stands Tall" performing with Michael Chiklis and Jim Caviezel. Tom recently filmed a co-staring role on the CW series, "Star-Crossed". He also recently performed in the ...

7. John Larroquette

Actor | Night Court

John Larroquette was born on November 25, 1947 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as John Bernard Larroquette. He is an actor and producer, known for Night Court (1984), Stripes (1981) and The Librarians (2014). He has been married to Elizabeth Larroquette since July 4, 1975. They have three children. ...

8. Ian Somerhalder

Actor | The Vampire Diaries

Ian Somerhalder was born and raised in the small southern town of Covington, Louisiana. His mother, Edna (née Israel), is a massage therapist, and his father, Robert Somerhalder, is a building contractor. He has Cajun (French), English, and Scots-Irish ancestry. Boating, swimming, fishing and ...

9. Dean J. West

Actor | LBJ

Dean J. West was born on February 9, 1982 in Moss Bluff, Louisiana, USA as Norman Dean West Jr. He is an actor and producer, known for LBJ (2016) and When We First Met (2018).

10. Christian Stokes

Actor | Escape Plan

Christian Stokes was raised in East Texas and has worked steadily in show business for 20 years. He is an 8-year veteran of the Hollywood film scene, winning roles from such celebrated directors as Richard Linklater, Penelope Spheeris and LeVar Burton. Christian has performed with such actors as ...

11. Garrett Kruithof

Actor | Deepwater Horizon

Garrett Kruithof, a native Louisianan, is a former hotel executive who began his career in film and television with a role on Memphis Beat. He has since appeared with roles in Burn Notice, Common Law, and Army Wives. Garrett's first feature film was "The Iceman", Garrett played, Stanley Kuklinski, ...

12. Sam Trammell

Actor | True Blood

Tony nominee Sam Trammell is most widely recognized for his starring role of Sam Merlotte in HBO's AFI award-winning series TRUE BLOOD. The Alan Ball created fantasy drama set ratings records for the network over its seven year run. Trammell currently guest stars on NBC's Golden Globe nominated ...

13. Scott Allen Perry

Actor | Found Footage 3D

Scott Allen Perry (SAP) is from Lafayette, LA. Though some have disputed this, stating his actual birthplace is Valhalla. Evidence found in an ancient Sumerian text that boasts of a "chosen one" who would, loosely translated, ooze into our world and use his Nordic thespian powers to make watching ...

14. Eddie Jemison

Actor | Ocean's Eleven

Eddie Jemison was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. He is an actor, known for Ocean's Eleven (2001), Ocean's Thirteen (2007) and The Punisher (2004).

15. Armando Leduc

Actor | Green Lantern

Actor Armando Leduc is featured in the Jim Caviezel, Michael Chiklis true-life sports drama, When the Game Stands Tall. Leduc also co-starred opposite Michael Dardant in the fraternity comedy, Last Spring Break, and has made his writing, directing and producing debut on Bourbon Whiz, a web series ...

16. Johnny Stassi

Actor | Caged No More

Johnny Stassi is an actor and editor, known for Caged No More (2016).

17. Tyler Perry

Writer | Diary of a Mad Black Woman

Perry was born and raised in New Orleans, to Willie Maxine (Campbell) and Emmitt Perry, Sr. His mother was a church-goer and took Perry along with her once a week. His father was a carpenter and they had a very strained and abusive relationship, which led Perry to suffer from depression as a ...

18. Hunter McHugh


Hunter McHugh is known for his work on Geostorm (2017), Bad Moms (2016) and Kidnap (2017).

19. Vincent Stalba

Actor | I Saw the Light

Vincent Stalba is an American Actor/Director known for his sarcastic and disturbing on-screen presence working in both feature films and television.

Vincent was born in Vero Beach, Florida, USA. He fell in love with acting and theatre at a young age when his elementary class went to see a production...

20. Harry Connick Jr.

Actor | The Iron Giant

Joseph Harry Fowler Connick, Jr. was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. He is the son of Anita Frances (Levy), a lawyer and judge, and Harry Connick, Sr. (Joseph Harry Fowler Connick), who served as District Attorney of New Orleans from 1973 to 2003. His father is of Irish, English, and German ...

21. Jim Sojka

Actor | Bertrand's Burden

Jim Sojka is an actor and producer, known for Bertrand's Burden (2013), Fragile Storm (2015) and Observational Study (2013).

22. Wendell Pierce

Actor | The Wire

Wendell Pierce was born on December 8, 1963 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. He is an actor, known for The Wire (2002), Selma (2014) and Horrible Bosses (2011).

23. Hunter Burke

Actor | The Big Short

Hunter Burke is an actor and writer, known for The Big Short (2015), Claws (2017) and Rectify (2013).

24. David A Cole

Actor | Maggie

David was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma to a nurse and a Navy man. He was adopted by his aunt when he was nine years old. New Orleans has been his home for the past twenty years. Before that, David lived in Colorado, California, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Alabama. Along the way, he learned medicine, ...

25. Josh Perry

Actor | Looper

Josh left his home in Louisiana and moved to California to pursue his passion for acting. One of the hurdles Josh has had to jump... over and over again... is the fact that he has Down Syndrome. Regardless of any disability, Josh will never let anything stop him from following his dreams.

Josh has ...

26. Skipper Landry

Bad Country

Skipper was born on Veterans Day on Elmendorf Air Force Base in Anchorage, Alaska to Paul & Margarita Landry. Soon after his father's enlistment was up and they all moved back to Baton Rouge, Louisiana and settled down.

Medical issues kept him from attending most of elementary and middle school, but...

27. Stephen James Voice

Actor | Dark Friend

Stephen James (full name Stephen James Smith) is a voice-over actor, coach, director, producer, and consultant originally from Birmingham, England, and now based in the heart of New Orleans, LA., where his studio and offices are located, and Biloxi, MS.

Having been involved with occasional ...

28. Randy Roberts

Actor | Gloria Jesus

Randy Roberts grew up in rural Louisiana before moving to New Orleans. His work as an actor has taken him on location in Brazil, Israel, Belgium, China and Morocco. Training with David, DuBos, Lance Nichols, Mona Lee Fultz, Terry Kiser, and Jesse Vint prepared Randy for his acting career.

In 2016, ...

29. Seaun Boseda

Actor | Black History Month

Seaun Carlo Boseda was born as 'Carlo Smith'. Raised in the town of Vidalia, Louisiana. Involved in film since 1998. Writer, producer, director and actor. Owner of indie film company, Black Sheep Cinema. Now residing in the city of New Orleans. Seaun developed a niche for writing horror/action and ...

30. Edward A. Chambers

Actor | Impact Earth

Edward A Chambers was born in New Orleans, La. and moved to Napa, Ca. at the age of eleven. After a stint in the Navy, he moved back to Louisiana and was a police officer for twenty plus years. It was during that time he got the acting bug while working a bodyguard detail for Jackie Gleason during ...

31. John Goodman

Actor | 10 Cloverfield Lane

John Stephen Goodman is a U.S. film, television, and stage actor. He was born in St. Louis, Missouri, to Virginia Roos (Loosmore), a waitress and saleswoman, and Leslie Francis Goodman, a postal worker who died when John was a small child. He is of English, Welsh, and German ancestry. John is best ...

32. Pedro Lucero

Producer | Just When U Thought

Pedro Lucero is a producer and actor, known for Just When U Thought (2013), Simple Act (2013) and There Is a New World Somewhere (2015).

33. Carl Weathers

Actor | Predator

Carl Weathers was born on January 14, 1948, in New Orleans, Louisiana. A famous and successful football star at San Diego State, he played with the Oakland Raiders and retired from the sport in 1974, in order to give full attention to his goal: to be a real actor. Weathers first played small parts ...

34. Hunter McGregor

Actor | Killing Reagan

Hunter McGregor is an actor and writer, known for Killing Reagan (2016), Purgatory Road (2017) and Treme (2010).

35. Beau Brasseaux

Green Lantern

Beau Aaron Donald Brasseaux (born November 2, 1989) is an American actor and stunt performer. He began his career as a background actor quickly landing a re-occurring feature role on Memphis Beat. He appears in television commercials for multiple personal injury lawyers. Brasseaux worked as a ...

36. Bryan Batt

Actor | Mad Men

Bryan Batt was born on March 1, 1963 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. He is an actor, known for Mad Men (2007), 12 Years a Slave (2013) and Jeffrey (1995). He has been married to Tom Cianfichi since September 28, 2014.

37. Cody Wise

Actor | Charley's House

Cody Wise is an actor and writer, known for Charley's House (2017), Lightning Run (2017) and Elvis & Nixon (2016).

39. Martin Bats Bradford

Actor | N.O.L.A Circus

Martin Bats Bradford is an actor and writer, known for N.O.L.A Circus (2015), A Quiet Storm (2018) and Shepherd (2017).

40. Andrew Serpas

Actor | Battleship

Andrew Serpas is known for his work on Battleship (2012), Re-Kill (2015) and Dragon Eyes (2012).

41. Austin Naulty

Actor | Preacher

Austin Naulty was born and raised in Slidell which is across the lake from New Orleans. Starting in Theater at a young age he fell in love with performing while taking drama and doing school plays. While training MMA during his teenage years and still performing his love for many different Arts ...

42. Brandon Lofton

Camera_department | The Drunks

Brandon Lofton is known for his work on The Drunks (2015), Patriot's Day and Liar (2013).

43. Johnny Rock

Art_department | The Expendables

Johnny Rock was born in Jacksonville Florida. He grew up in New Orleans La where he became a stand up comedian at the age of 18 years old. In 1984 he was a finalist in Showtimes "Funniest Person in America" competition. In 1988 he began working in radio (KONO AM-FM) while living in San Antonio, TX ...

44. Tony Pallo

Actor | The Terminator-Retired

Tony Pallo is an actor and producer, known for The Terminator-Retired (2013), Trick or Treat (2011) and Stranded (2012).

45. Nick Blady

Actor | The Curators

Nick Blady is known for his work on The Curators (2013), 1959 (2016) and Ghost Adventures (2008).

46. Jim Lowry

Actor | The Z Effect

Jim Lowry is known for his work on The Z Effect (2016), Bertrand's Burden (2013) and Gramatik Feat. Eskobars: Brave Men (2014).

47. Tyler Forrest

Actor | 22 Jump Street

Born and raised in the suburbs of New Orleans, Tyler Forrest graduated from Fontainebleau High School, where he developed his passion for performance through music and singing. He later discontinued from Southeastern Louisiana University to pursue a promising career in music. Being the front man of...

48. John McConnell

Actor | Hap and Leonard

John McConnell has done lots of films and stuff. "Spud" was born in Gonzales, Louisiana.The typical middle child, he spent his youth trying to get somebody/anybody to notice him. When, after graduating high school, his dad wouldn't sign permission for his minor son to join the Air Force - instead ...

49. Ritchie Montgomery

Actor | The Magnificent Seven

Ritchie Montgomery is an actor, known for The Magnificent Seven (2016), Heart, Baby (2017) and True Detective (2014).

50. Brent Phillip Henry

Actor | NCIS: New Orleans

Brent Phillip Henry is an actor and producer, known for NCIS: New Orleans (2014), Quarry (2016) and The Astronaut Wives Club (2015).

51. Escalante Lundy

Actor | Django Unchained

Escalante Lundy is an American film and television actor and producer, from New Orleans, LA. His most notable role is as "Big Fred" in Quentin Tarantino's Oscar-Nominated film, Django Unchained. Lundy also appears as a prison guard in HBO's Emmy-Nominated television series Treme and in a Pampers ...

52. Dane Rhodes

Actor | Deja Vu

Dane is an actor and director in New Orleans La. He has appeared on stages and in films around the world. Some of his favorite experiences have included working on a world premier play called MAcbeth at the Gates with Roy Marsden and his friend David Lumsden and getting to work with John Travolta, ...

53. J.D. Evermore

Actor | Rectify

J.D. was born in the delta town of Greenville, Mississippi (also the birthplace of Muppets creator Jim Henson) on the same day Richard Nixon was elected president. He is of Irish-French-German-Cherokee-Choctaw decent, the oldest of 7 siblings, and attended 17 different schools (public and private) ...

54. Antonino Paone

Actor | I Love You Phillip Morris

Italian-American actor Tony Paone was born in Bova Marina, Italy and moved to New Orleans at 18 months. The son of a tailor, Paone grew up in the French Quarter in the midst of an eclectic melting pot of New Orleans characters that surely influenced his ability to create surprising critically ...

55. Jimmy Lee Jr.

Actor | Catch .44

Jimmy Lee Jr. is known for his work on Catch .44 (2011), The Iceman (2012) and So Undercover (2012).

56. Thomas Francis Murphy

Actor | Mindhunter

Thomas Francis Murphy was born in Dayton, Ohio in 1953. Early on in his adult life he made his living in dairy barns and on factory floors. He has trained as a hard hat diver, an ambulance driver, worked as a social worker, and freelance theatre critic. In his thirties, while living in Little Rock,...

57. Mike Franklin

Sound_department | The Exile

Mike Franklin is known for his work on The Exile (2011), King of the Game (2014) and Coldwell Spring (2018).

58. Timothy Wyant

Stunts | Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

Timothy Wyant is known for his work on Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014), Grudge Match (2013) and Ghost Adventures (2008).

59. William G. Gil

Actor | El Torro Returns

William G. Gil is an actor and producer, known for El Torro Returns (2013), Breakout Kings (2011) and Lenore (2014).

60. Tim Wright

Actor | For Better, For Worse

Tim Wright is an actor, known for For Better, For Worse (2012), Project Z: History of the Zombie Apocalypse (2012) and Subrosan (2012).

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