Birth Place Matching "Columbia, South Carolina, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Fargo
Kelsey Asbille Chow is the oldest of three siblings, a younger brother and younger sister. At a young age she studied dance, and grew to love performing. School plays led to community theater, then she was member of the Hammond Select Ensemble, which she has performed with in Italy and other places...
Actress | Thor
Jaimie Alexander was born in Greenville, South Carolina, but moved with her family to Grapevine, Texas, when she was four years old. She took theatre classes in grade school as a hobby but was kicked out in high school because she could not sing, and so she took up sports instead. At age 17 she ...
Actor | Friday Night Lights
Lee Thompson Young was born as the son of Velma Love and Tommy Scott Young. When he was in second grade his parents split up and he went to live with his mother. At age ten, he portrayed Dr. Martin Luther King in a play called "A Night of Stars and Dreams". That's when Lee decided he wanted to be ...
4. Mike Colter
Actor | Luke Cage
Mike was born to Mr. & Mrs. Eddie Lee Colter Sr. At just 8 years of age he knew that acting would be his life long ambition when he saw the film "A Soldiers Story" in 1984. He began by starting a drama club in high school and becoming the president of the club. After putting on several plays and ...
5. Rob Huebel
Actor | The Descendants
Rob Huebel was born on June 4, 1969 in Columbia, South Carolina, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for The Descendants (2011), I Love You, Man (2009) and Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (2012). He has been married to Holly Hannula since 2016. They have one child.
6. Aziz Ansari
Actor | Parks and Recreation
Aziz Ansari was born in Columbia, South Carolina, to Fatima, a medical office worker, and Shoukath, a gastroenterologist. His family is from Tamil Nadu, India. He graduated from NYU as a business major in 2004. He graduated from the South Carolina Governor's School for Math and Science in ...
7. Missy Crider
Actress | Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Born in Columbia, South Carolina, and raised in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, Missy Crider began her journey in the arts at an early age (12) in New York City and Los Angeles while doubling high school in the small southern town, graduating with a 3.98 cumulative GPA. The eldest of three siblings and ...
Actress | The Conversation
Actress Elizabeth MacRae appeared in several motion pictures and on many television shows in the course of her acting career. Her movie roles included appearances in Francis Ford Coppola's The Conversation (1974), as well as parts in For Love or Money (1963), The Incredible Mr. Limpet (1964), ...
9. Allison Munn
Actress | White Oleander
Allison Munn was born and raised in South Carolina. After graduating from the College of Charleston, Munn knew she wanted to pursue acting full-time and moved to New York to study. She soon joined the cast of the famous off-Broadway production of "The Fantasticks" at New York's Sullivan Street ...
10. Nadia Alexander
Actress | Blame
Nadia Alexander was born in Columbia, SC, before moving to Pittsburgh, PA, at the age of one. She began acting in Pittsburgh regional theater at the age of six and worked in nearly all the Equity theaters in the region, winning several awards for her performances. In 2007, she moved to NYC and was ...
12. Stanley Donen
Director | Charade
Inspired by Fred Astaire's dancing in Flying Down to Rio (1933), Stanley Donen (pronounced 'Dawn-en') attended dance classes from the age of ten. He later recalled that the only thing he wanted to be was a tap dancer.
He was born in Columbia, South Carolina, to Helen Pauline (Cohen) and Mordecai ...
14. Ann Savage
Actress | Detour
For one tough cookie who achieved major cult stardom with her hard-bitten blonde looks and "Perfect Vixen" tag, Ann Savage in real life was a lovely, spirited, gentle-looking lady. She may have peaked only briefly in 1940s Hollywood low-budgeters, but she made the most of it during that fairly ...
15. Barton MacLane
Actor | The Maltese Falcon
Barton MacLane graduated from Wesleyan University, where he displayed a notable aptitude for sports, in particular football and basketball. Not surprisingly, his physical prowess led to an early role in The Quarterback (1926) with Richard Dix. MacLane once commented that, as an actor, he needed to ...
16. Julianne Morris
Actress | The Adventures of Sinbad
Julianne Morris was born on May 8th 1968. Julianne was originally born in South Carolina but at three months of age, moved to Windermere, Florida. As a young child, she was exposed to many different art forms; from baton to cheerleading to tap. Julianne attended the North Carolina School of the ...
17. Lauren Hill
Actress | Heavyweights
Slim, lovely, and sexy brunette looker Lauren Michelle Hill was born on June 27, 1979 in Columbia, South Carolina. Lauren has two brothers and a sister. Her mother owned a modeling agency. Hill started her modeling career as a child model for department store catalogs and posing for the art on ...
20. Josh Stolberg
Writer | Spiral: From the Book of Saw
Josh Stolberg was born on March 7, 1971 in Columbia, South Carolina, USA. He is known for his work on Spiral (2021), Piranha 3D (2010) and Avatar: The Last Airbender (2005). He has been married to Leila Leigh since September 15, 2001. They have two children.
21. Alex Daniels
Actor | Cyborg
Alex Daniels was born on March 4, 1956 in Columbia, South Carolina, USA as Charles Alexander Daniels. He is known for his work on Cyborg (1989), The Guardian (2006) and Starman (1984). He has been married to Carolyn Sapp Daniels since January 1, 2006. They have three children. He was previously ...
22. Robin Swicord
Writer | The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Robin Swicord was born in 1952 in Columbia, South Carolina, USA. She is a writer, known for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), Memoirs of a Geisha (2005) and Little Women (1994). She has been married to Nicholas Kazan since 1984. They have two children.
24. Peter Cilella
Actor | Resolution
Peter grew up in Washington, DC and Columbia, SC.
After graduating from the University of Notre Dame, he headed to Los Angeles to pursue a career in acting. Since then, he has worked steadily in commercials, films, and on stage. His interests include surfing, snowboarding, writing, sweaty wedding ...
25. Sarah Jones
Camera Department | The Vampire Diaries
Sarah Elizabeth Jones was a child of Richard and Elizabeth Jones. She was the sister of Rebecca Jones and Eric Jones. Sarah began her film career while interning on the set of Army Wives (2007), a popular television show. Sarah continued to climb the ranks of the film industry, quickly finding a ...
26. Carlos Knight
Actor | ER
Carlos Knight is best known for the role of Owen Reynolds on Nickelodeon's Supah Ninjas. Columbia, South Carolina native Carlos Knight began acting at Town Theater in his hometown. After performing on stage in plays including Footloose and the Wiz, Carlos landing his first paying television role in...
27. Gloria Saunders
Actress | Terry and the Pirates
Gloria Saunders was born on September 29, 1927 in Columbia, South Carolina, USA as Gloria Ella Saunders. She is known for her work on Terry and the Pirates (1952), Red Snow (1952) and Space Patrol (1950). She was married to Tommy Thompson. She died on June 4, 1980 in Bakersfield, California, USA.
31. Craig Melvin
Actor | The Event
Craig Melvin was born on May 20, 1979 in Columbia, South Carolina, USA as Craig Delano Melvin. He is an actor, known for The Event (2010), Dig (2015) and The 2019 World Series (2019). He has been married to Lindsay Czarniak since October 15, 2011. They have two children.
33. Bobby Roe
Actor | The Houses October Built
He was an All-American Pitcher at UCLA. Before moving to Los Angeles, Bobby grew up in Dallas, Texas. He was first cast as the stunt double for Roger Clemens in Zack Snyder's "Rocket Unit" Cingular commercial. In addition to commercial work, Bobby went on to work on his masters in film at Loyola ...
35. Colin Dennard
Actor | Let's Be Cops
Colin was born in Columbia, South Carolina. He began participating in local youth and community theater at the age of eight, which sparked an interest in him for the arts. In his early teen years, he began to take performing more seriously and signed with Atlanta agent Joy Pervis (known for ...
39. Tara Killian
Actress | Band Camp
Tara was born and raised in Columbia, South Carolina. She was a determined child, starting dance lessons at age 2, and learning to read at age 3. She grew up unsure of whether she wanted to be a medical doctor or a performing artist. Her mother was a science teacher with a passion for visual art, ...
40. Danny Buday
Director | Five Star Day
Danny Buday is a film and TV director, writer and producer. Danny recently directed the romantic comedy Country Christmas Album (2018) for Ion Television and MarVista Entertainment, as well as back-to-back thriller feature films Seduced By A Killer (2018) and The Ex Next Door (2019) for Lifetime ...
42. Alex English
Actor | Amazing Grace and Chuck
Alexander English was born in Columbia, South Carolina, on January 5, 1954. He attended the University of South Carolina on a basketball scholarship and graduated after four successful years. Drafted in the 2nd round by the NBA Milwaukee Bucks, he moved after three years to the Denver Nuggets where...
43. Alexis Jordan
Soundtrack | Abduction
Alexis Jordan was born in Columbia, South Carolina on April 7, 1992 to an African American mother, Native American and European descent and a Puerto Rican father. She rose to fame as a contestant on the first season of America's Got Talent in 2006. After being eliminated from the show, she began to...
44. Demetress Long
Actress | The Fighting Temptations
EDUCATION: Long earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology from (TSU) Tennessee State University where she also studied Theatre Arts and Public Relations. TSU is also the alma mater to the extraordinarily gifted, media mogul, Oprah Winfrey. Later she entered California ...
45. Michal Friedman
Actress | Speed Racer: The Next Generation
Michal Friedman was born on August 29, 1967 in Columbia, South Carolina, USA as Michal Lura Friedman. She was an actress, known for Speed Racer: The Next Generation (2008), Winx Club (2004) and Astonishing X-Men (2009). She was married to Dan Green. She died on November 25, 2011 in New York City, ...
48. Mike White
Actor | The Fast and the Furious
Prior to becoming an actor, Mike had an 11-year career as a member of the Navy SEALs, the world's most elite military unit, attaining the rank of Lieutenant Commander. In college, he was an All-Southeastern Conference football player at The University of Alabama, playing for legendary coach Paul '...
49. Mary Jane Irving
Actress | The White Lie
Mary Jane Irving was born on October 20, 1913 in Columbia, South Carolina, USA. She was an actress, known for The White Lie (1918), Scotty of the Scouts (1926) and The Godless Girl (1928). She was married to Robert Carson. She died on July 17, 1983 in Los Angeles, California, USA.