Birth Place Matching "Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Elizabeth Banks

Actress | The Hunger Games

Elizabeth Banks was born Elizabeth Mitchell in Pittsfield, a small city in the Berkshires in western Massachusetts near the New York border, on February 10, 1974. She is the daughter of Ann (Wallace), who worked in a bank, and Mark P. Mitchell, a factory worker. Elizabeth describes herself as ...

2. Adrian Pasdar

Actor | Near Dark

Adrian Pasdar was born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, to Rosemarie Pasdar (née Sbresny), who owns a travel agency, and Homayoon Pasdar, a prominent heart surgeon. His father is Iranian and his mother, who was born in Germany, is of German, and some Polish, descent. At the age of 2, his father moved ...

3. Elaine Giftos

Actress | Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex * But Were Afraid to Ask

After a youthful career in the New York City Ballet under the guidance of the famed dance-master George Balanchine, Elaine Giftos starred on Broadway, before moving to Hollywood to act in movies and on TV. She has co-starred with Barbra Streisand and Jack Nicholson, with Woody Allen and Gene Wilder...

4. Carmen Filpi

Actor | The Wedding Singer

Character actor Carmen Filpi was born on March 22, 1923 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. The son of Remigio and Rosa Gatto Filpi, Carmen graduated from Pittsfield High School in 1942. Moreover, Filpi served in the U.S. Army in the Pacific during World War II. Carmen began his acting career as part of ...

5. James C. Burns

Actor | Call of Duty: Black Ops 4

James was the Player / Coach for HERENTALS HYC Professional Ice hockey Club which won the Belgium National Championship in 1983-84 Season. IN 1986 he was cast as in WHEATIES COMMERCIAL...As as hockey player.

From 1986 to 1989 James was the lead singer for a NYC rock band called RUNNER. They weren't ...

6. Ben Silverman

Producer | The Office

Ben Silverman was born on August 15, 1970 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA as Benjamin N. Silverman. He is a producer and writer, known for The Office (2005), MacGruber (2010) and 30 Days (2005). He has been married to Jennifer Cuoco since December 18, 2010.

7. Philip Sedgwick

Writer | Mirage at Zabul Province

Philip wrote his first screenplay largely due to the prompting of a writer friend. The second script he penned, Neon Cactus, landed a berth as a Quarter-Finalist in the Academy's esteemed Nicholl Fellowship (1990). Since then, more than forty of his scripts & films have received acclaim in ...

8. Emily Robison

Actress | King of the Hill

Emily Robison was born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts on 16 August, 1972. She was born with the name Emily Burns Erwin. Her parents are Paul Erwin and Barbara Trask. Her sister is Martie Maguire. She plays the banjo for the music band Dixie Chicks, along with her sister Martie, and Natalie Maines. ...

9. J. Todd Harris

Producer | Bottle Shock

J. Todd Harris, Producer, is the CEO/founder of Branded Pictures Entertainment.

Originally from New York City, Mr. Harris earned his BA and MBA from Stanford. Between undergraduate and business school, he served as Managing Director of the award-winning Palo Alto-based repertory company TheatreWorks...

10. Michael Haley

Assistant Director | A League of Their Own

Michael Haley was born on September 22, 1942 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA. He is an assistant director and actor, known for A League of Their Own (1992), Angels in America (2003) and Bedazzled (2000).

11. George Ernest

Actor | Borrowing Trouble

George Ernest was born on November 20, 1921 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA as George Ruud Hjorth. He was an actor, known for The Jones Family in Borrowing Trouble (1937), Off to the Races (1937) and The Jones Family in Hollywood (1939). He died on June 25, 2009 in Whittier, California, USA.

12. Maggie Renzi

Producer | Lone Star

John Sayles and Maggie Renzi have been creative partners, in their life and in their art, since the early '70s. They met as students at Williams College in Massachusetts. John was a member of the class of 1972 and Maggie was member of the class of 1973. In the years immediately after graduation, ...

13. Brian Piccolo

Self | The NFL on CBS

Brian Piccolo was born on October 31, 1943 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA as Louis Brian Piccolo. He died on June 16, 1970 in New York, New York, USA.

14. Don McGovern

Actor | The Iceman Cometh

Don McGovern was born on March 19, 1932 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA as Donald Raymond McGovern. He was an actor, known for The Iceman Cometh (1973), Goin' South (1978) and The Bionic Woman (1976). He was married to Maureen Smith McGovern. He died on October 15, 2013 in Conway, Arkansas, USA.

15. Karen Rontowski

Actress | Some Kinda Joke

Originally from Pittsfield, Massachusetts, she has been a full time comedienne for nearly 20 years.

When she was in her early 20s she moved to Las Vegas and became a cigarette girl at Caesars Palace. Later she moved to San Diego, California where eventually she became a regular at both the Comedy ...

16. Rick D'Elia

Producer | 2 Pint Minimum

Rick D'Elia was born on June 10, 1967 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA. He is known for his work on 2 Pint Minimum, The Price of Air (2000) and The Irish Comedy Tour (2019).

17. Sarah J. Donohue

Production Manager | The Old Man

18. Monique Yingling

Self | Investigative Reports

Monique Yingling was born on October 28, 1951 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA. She was previously married to Gerald Feffer.

19. Joan H. Parker

Writer | B.L. Stryker

Joan H. Parker was born on October 16, 1932 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA as Joan Hall. She was a writer and producer, known for B.L. Stryker (1989), A Man Called Hawk (1989) and Spenser: For Hire (1985). She was married to Robert B. Parker. She died on June 12, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts.

20. Leah Sims

Actress | Upside

Leah Sims was born on December 23, 1986 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA as Leah Noel Weller. She is known for her work on Upside (2010), The Love Monster (2013) and Crossing (2012). She has been married to Andy Sims since 2008.

21. Jen Dougherty

Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close

Jen Dougherty was born on November 26, 1979 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA. She is known for her work on Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close (2011), Person of Interest (2011) and Afterwards (2008).

22. Ken Casey

Soundtrack | Battleship

Ken Casey was born on April 15, 1969 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA.

23. Hung Hyunh

Self | Top Chef

Hung Hyunh was born on January 25, 1978 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA.

24. Dan Ast

Director | L.A. Macabre

Dan Ast was born on September 29, 1983 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA. He is a director and producer, known for L.A. Macabre (2013), Claire (2013) and Vampires (2012).

25. Tom Barile

Editorial Department | Instant Family

26. Charles McCarry

Writer | Wrong Is Right

Charles McCarry was born on June 14, 1930 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA as Albert Charles McCarry Jr. He was a writer, known for Wrong Is Right (1982), Article II and Charlie Rose (1991). He was married to Nancy Neill. He died on February 26, 2019 in Fairfax, Virginia, USA.

27. Dan DiNicola

Dan DiNicola was born on October 31, 1941 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA. He was married to Susanna McCorkle. He died on March 25, 2010 in Walpole, Massachusetts.

29. Kevin Yon

Actor | The Butterfly Effect 3: Revelations

Kevin Yon was born on March 23, 1951 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA. He was an actor, known for The Butterfly Effect 3: Revelations (2009), The Five-Year Engagement (2012) and Beyond the Edge (2016). He was married to Deborah Yon. He died on October 21, 2018.

30. Turk Wendell

Self | 1999 National League Championship Series

Turk Wendell was born on May 19, 1967 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA as Steven John Wendell. He has been married to Barbara since 1996. They have two children.

32. Laurie Lovelle

Actress | Anne of Green Gables

Laurie Lovelle was born in 1892 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA as Laura Lovelle. She is an actress, known for Anne of Green Gables (1919).

33. Matt Greene-Delanghe

Director | The Year of the Haunted House

Matt Greene-DeLanghe grew up in Western Massachusetts in the 90's. He cut his teeth on filmmaking at NYU in the mid-2000's. In 2015 he wrote his first full-length screenplay based on a childhood experience of making a haunted house with his friends each Halloween. In 2016 he ran a successful ...

34. Milton R. Bass

Writer | Jory

Milton Ralph Bass was born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, in 1923. A graduate of the University of Massachusetts, he received his Masters Degree in Englsh from Smith College. He served as a US Army medic during World War II, and after the war he became a columnist and entertainment editor for The ...

35. Gene Hermanski

Actor | It's My Turn

Gene Hermanski was born on May 11, 1920 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA as Eugene Victor Hermanski. He was an actor, known for It's My Turn (1980), 1949 World Series (1949) and 1947 World Series (1947). He died on August 9, 2010 in Beverly Hills, Florida, USA.

36. Zoltán Paulinyi

Actor | A sípoló macskakö

Zoltán Paulinyi was born in 1977 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA. He is an actor, known for A sípoló macskakö (1972).

37. Jay Rabins

Tank Girl

Works as independent financial advisor in Scottsdale, Arizona. Has a variety of clients in and out of the entertainment industry.

38. Leonard Drum

Actor | All That Jazz

Leonard Drum was born on February 21, 1925 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA. He was an actor, known for All That Jazz (1979), Kill by Inches (1999) and Ozzie's Girls (1973). He died on March 18, 2003 in New York, USA.

39. Jonathan Lucas

Actor | Coda

Jonathan Lucas was born on March 3, 1984 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA. He is an actor, known for Coda (2003).

40. John J. Williams

Actor | Peggy, the Will O' the Wisp

John J. Williams was born on March 17, 1856 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA. He was an actor, known for Peggy, the Will O' the Wisp (1917) and Marse Covington (1915). He died on October 5, 1918 in New York City, New York, USA.

41. Harry Ernest

Actor | The New Adventures of Tarzan

Harry Ernest was born on December 23, 1912 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA as Harry Ernest Hjorth. He was an actor, known for The New Adventures of Tarzan (1935) and Heroes of the Range (1936). He died on May 24, 2002 in Laguna Hills, California, USA.

43. Erik Howard

Self | The NFL on CBS

Erik Howard was born on November 12, 1964 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA as Erik Matthew Howard.

44. Nicholas Bussey

Editorial Department | Avengers: Endgame

45. Alexa Green

Director | Syrup

Alexa Green directs and produces original films and content, and has worked in every position from Assistant Director to Production Manager to Editor on numerous shorts and features. She has won several national awards for her work. Green has also worked with HBO, Nickelodeon, Columbia Pictures, ...

47. Michael Bass

Actor | TimeFighters in the Land of Fantasy

Michael Bass was born on May 21, 1961 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA. He is an actor, known for TimeFighters in the Land of Fantasy (1984).

48. Martin Aronstein

Camera Department | Zoot Suit

Martin Aronstein was born on November 2, 1936 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA. He is known for his work on Zoot Suit (1981), Great Performances (1971) and The 27th Annual Tony Awards (1973). He died on May 3, 2002 in Van Nuys, California, USA.

49. William Dobelle

Self | Ripley's Believe It or Not!

William Dobelle was born on October 24, 1941 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA as William Harvey Dobelle. He was married to Claire Atkinson. He died on October 5, 2004 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA.

50. J. Walter Thompson

Owner of J. Walter Thompson advertising agency from 1877. He renamed it from Carlton and Smith, founded in 1864.


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