Birth Place Matching "Fort Worth, Texas, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | The Roommate
Leighton Marissa Meester was born in Fort Worth, Texas, to Constance Lynn (Haas) and Douglas Jay Meester. Although born in Texas, Meester spent her early years in Marco Island, Florida with her grandparents. There, she became involved with the local playhouse and made her stage debut in a ...
2. Bill Paxton
Actor | Aliens
Bill Paxton was born on May 17, 1955 in Fort Worth, Texas. He was the son of Mary Lou (Gray) and John Lane Paxton, a businessman and actor (as John Paxton). Bill moved to Los Angeles, California at age eighteen, where he found work in the film industry as a set dresser for Roger Corman's New World ...
3. Kate Capshaw
Actress | Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
Kate Capshaw was born Kathleen Sue Nail in Fort Worth, Texas, to Beverley Sue (Simon), a beautician and travel agent, and Edwin Leon Nail, an airline employee. Capshaw worked as a teacher with an MA in Learning Disabilities. Her desire to be an actress led her to New York where she landed a role on...
Actress | Addams Family Values
Born in Texas, Harriet Sansom Harris got involved in acting as a youngster. At seventeen, Harris was accepted at New York's famed Juilliard School. Upon graduation, Harris joined The Acting Company, a repertory group formed by the first alumni of John Houseman's Drama Division of The Juilliard ...
5. Bug Hall
Actor | The Little Rascals
Bug Hall was born on February 4, 1985 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for The Little Rascals (1994), Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves! (1997) and Baby Driver (2017). He has been married to Jill DeGroff since February 11, 2017. They have one child.
6. George Eads
Actor | CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
A charismatic performer who spent years on television looking for his big break, actor George Eads finally became a television star portraying forensic investigator Nick Stokes on the hit procedural "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" (CBS, 2000- ). Prior to that role, Eads eked out a living with ...
7. Martha Hyer
Actress | The Sons of Katie Elder
Martha Hyer was born on August 10, 1924 in Fort Worth, Texas. Once she finished her formal schooling, Martha played a bit role in 1946's The Locket (1946). Slowly, Martha began picking up roles with more and more substance. The best years for the beautiful actress began in 1954 when she played in ...
Actor | CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
Wallace Langham was born on March 11, 1965 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He is an actor and director, known for CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000), My Dinner with Hervé (2018) and Shameless (2011). He has been married to Melissa Voyagis since May 30, 2015. He was previously married to Karey ...
Actress | The Blazing World
Carlson Elizabeth Young is an American actress and filmmaker. She was born in Fort Worth, Texas, to Susan Young and Marshall Young, a geologist. She attended the University of Southern California, where she studied Creative Writing, before leaving to film the first season of Scream: The TV Series (...
10. Morgan Woodward
Actor | Cool Hand Luke
Craggy-faced, athletic veteran character actor who played hard-bitten or menacing types in numerous westerns and crime dramas. One of five brothers, Woodward grew up in Arlington, Texas. He had a keen interest in aviation early on and took flying lessons from 1941, getting his pilot's license and ...
11. Larry Hagman
Actor | Dallas
The son of a legendary actress (Mary Martin) and a district attorney, Larry Martin Hagman was born on September 21, 1931 in Fort Worth, Texas. After his parents' divorce, he moved to Los Angeles, California to live with his grandmother. When he was 12, his grandmother died and he moved back to his ...
12. Kim Matula
Actress | Fighting with My Family
Born in Fort Worth, Texas, Kim Matula has been acting since she was 12 years old and when she turned 15, she sent out her headshots and managed to land an agent. After graduating from high school, Matula studied film at the University of Texas at Arlington, but dropped out because her acting career...
13. Betty Buckley
Actress | Split
Betty Buckley, who has been called "The Voice of Broadway," is one of theater's most respected and legendary leading ladies. She is an actress/singer whose career spans theater, film, television and concert halls around the world. She is a 2012 Theatre Hall of Fame inductee and the 2017 recipient ...
Actress | The Flash
Audrey Marie Anderson is an American actress, born in Texas on March the 7th, 1975. She has been in film and television since 2000, working with notable directors such as David Mamet, Lisa Cholodenko and Antoine Fuqua. She appears on the television series, Arrow (2012), as Lyla Michaels. She is ...
Actor | Airplane II: The Sequel
Richard Gilliland was born on January 23, 1950 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He was an actor, known for Airplane II: The Sequel (1982), Designing Women (1986) and CBS Summer Playhouse (1987). He was married to Jean Smart and Lindsay Harrison. He died on March 18, 2021 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
17. Hunter Tylo
Actress | The Bold and the Beautiful
Born Deborah Jo Hunter in Fort Worth, the native Texan is an accomplished equestrian with a degree in pre-med from Fordham University in New York. She was a top fashion model in the seventies and eighties, and began her acting career in Dallas, Texas doing plays such as "Vanities", "The ...
19. Van Williams
Actor | The Green Hornet
You could probably shoehorn actor Van Williams right in there with the other dark-haired, impossibly handsome film and TV heartthrobs Tom Tryon, Robert Logan, Gardner McKay, Brian Kelly, Adam West, Roger Smith and John Gavin of the late 1950s/early 1960s who were saddled with colorless heroic leads...
20. Kelly Clarkson
Soundtrack | The Kelly Clarkson Show
Kelly Brianne Clarkson was born on April 24, 1982 in Fort Worth, Texas and raised in Burleson, Texas to Jeanne Ann Taylor (née Rose), an English teacher & Stephen Michael Clarkson, an engineer. She was the first winner of the series American Idol in 2002. Kelly is also a strong believer in God.
Actor | Good Boys
Keith Leon Williams was born May 21, 2007 in Fort Worth, Texas, and came to Los Angeles, California in 2010 with his family as his older brother began pursuing a career in acting. Keith wanted in on the fun. He booked his first commercial audition within two months of trying and the rest is history...
23. Janet Gunn
Actress | The Quest
Over the years, Janet Gunn has become quite an American success story. After graduating from Boswell High School in Saginaw, Texas, where she was a cheerleader for four years and the Homecoming Queen, she has worked at a variety of jobs, including stints as a car saleswoman, a personal assistant, 6...
24. Patricia Blair
Actress | Daniel Boone
Actress Patricia Blair was born on January 15, 1933, in Fort Worth, Texas, but grew up in Dallas. She first entered the world of entertainment as a young teenage model, eventually represented by the Conover Agency. She apprenticed in summer stock before Warner Bros. discovered her for films after ...
25. Fess Parker
Actor | The Great Locomotive Chase
A former college athlete at the University of Texas, Fess studied drama in the early fifties and debuted in Springfield Rifle (1952). He made only a handful of movies until he was signed by Walt Disney to star in the "Davy Crockett" series. When Walt was looking for an actor to play the part of ...
26. Norman Alden
Actor | Back to the Future
Born Norman Adelberg in 1924, he served in the Army during World War II. At the end of the conflict he had the opportunity to benefit from the GI Bill program meant to help returning soldiers to start or resume studying. That is how, while attending Texas Christian University, he discovered on the ...
27. Allie Gonino
Actress | The Lying Game
Allie Gonino was born in Fort Worth, Texas, and grew up in the small Dallas suburb of Heath. As the youngest of three half-siblings, Allie knew what she wanted out of life, very early on. The arts have always been a strong and varied passion for her, and at the ripe age of four, an unexpected ...
28. Michelle Page
Actress | Miss Congeniality 2: Armed & Fabulous
Born in Ft. Worth, Texas, Michelle Page began her career at a young age in professional theatre. Upon moving to Los Angeles, she first appeared with Sandra Bullock in Miss Congeniality 2: Armed & Fabulous (2005). She also starred with Kathy Baker in the indie comedy/drama The Party Is Over (...
30. Sainty Nelsen
Actress | Gabby's Dollhouse
Sainty Nelsen was born on May 20, 1989 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Gabby's Dollhouse (2021), Trolls: The Beat Goes On! (2018) and The Loud House (2015). She has been married to Eric Nelsen since November 29, 2013.
32. Aaron Dismuke
Actor | Hagane no renkinjutsushi
Aaron Dismuke was born on October 13, 1992 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Fullmetal Alchemist (2003), Escaflowne: The Movie (2000) and Fullmetal Alchemist the Movie: Conqueror of Shamballa (2005).
33. Ryan Bartley
Actress | Treehouse Detectives
Actress Ryan Bartley was born in the heart of Texas - Fort Worth (Cowtown), Texas and has been working in theater, film, television, and radio since she was a child. After attending the prestigious theater program at Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, located in ...
34. Elizabeth James
Actress | The Born Losers
Elizabeth James was born on December 23, 1944 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. She was an actress and writer, known for The Born Losers (1967), Dirty Mary Crazy Larry (1974) and Love from a Stranger (1958). She died on February 10, 2007 in Lynchburg, Virginia, USA.
35. Roger Miller
Soundtrack | Robin Hood
Roger Miller was born on January 2, 1936 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He is known for Robin Hood (1973), Superman III (1983) and Into the Wild (2007). He was married to Mary Miller, Leah Kendrick and Barbara Louise Crow. He died on October 25, 1992 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Actress | The Blob
Charlie Lynn Spradling was born and raised in Forth Worth, Texas. Spradling began her show business career acting in plays in and around her home town for nine years after joining a local children's theater group. Charlie eventually left Texas and moved to Hollywood, Los Angeles, California in the ...
41. Adrienne Ames
Actress | The Death Kiss
Born in Fort Worth, TX, in 1907, Adrienne Ames hit Hollywood in the late 1920s. Although her career only lasted about ten years, she crammed a lot of living into it--high-profile marriages (and divorces) and her reputation as a clothes horse and glamour queen par excellence far outshone her ...
43. Lynn Merrick
Actress | Dangerous Business
In 1940, a blonde, sultry-looking model from Fort Worth, Texas,(birth name Marilyn Llewelling)calling herself Marilyn Merrick, was cast in two Warner Bros. features and one short. She also had a role in "Dr. Christian Meets the Women (RKO)", and one of the two leading ladies opposite Johnny Mack ...
44. Kelly Knox
Casting Director | American Skin
Kelly Arthur Knox was born and raised in Fort Worth, Texas. He is the youngest of two. His mother, Linda Knox, built airplanes for 25 years. His father, Henry Knox, built cars. Knox moved to Los Angeles and studied at Playhouse West Acting School and Repertory Theater and had a full scholarship at ...
45. Amelia Kinkade
Actress | Night of the Demons
Amelia Kinkade was inducted into the horror movie Hall of Fame last year in San Antonio Texas at a film festival devoted entirely to her, celebrating her cult status as the first female monster in movie history. In addition to her starring roles in the Night of the Demons trilogy, Amelia starred on...
46. David Mann
Actor | Meet the Browns
David Mann was born on August 7, 1966 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for Meet the Browns (2009), Meet the Browns (2008) and Madea Goes to Jail (2009). He has been married to Tamela J. Mann since June 9, 1988. They have four children.
Actress | Slumber Party Massacre II
Gorgeously buxom and voluptuous brunette stunner Kimberly McArthur was born on September 16, 1962 in Fort Worth, Texas. The youngest of three children, McArthur and her siblings were raised by her mother after their parents divorced. Kimberly studied dance, song and dramatic art at a university in ...
50. Tol Avery
Actor | G.E. True
Tol Avery was born on August 28, 1915 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He was an actor, known for G.E. True (1962), Hawaiian Eye (1959) and Slattery's People (1964). He was married to Mabel Grace (Yvonne) Johnston. He died on August 27, 1973 in Los Angeles, California, USA.