Birth Place Matching "Richmond, Virginia, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Constance Wu

Actress | Crazy Rich Asians

Constance Wu was born and raised in Richmond, Virginia. Her mother is a computer programmer and her father is a college professor. Both are Taiwanese immigrants. Constance grew up in Richmond performing in the local community theatre scene. At sixteen, she moved to New York to study at the famed ...

2. Shirley MacLaine

Actress | Terms of Endearment

Shirley MacLaine was born Shirley MacLean Beaty in Richmond, Virginia. Her mother, Kathlyn Corinne (MacLean), was a drama teacher from Nova Scotia, Canada, and her father, Ira Owens Beaty, a professor of psychology and real estate agent, was from Virginia. Her brother, Warren Beatty, was born on ...

3. Scottie Thompson

Actress | 12 Monkeys

Scottie Thompson grew up in Richmond, Virginia. With a love for dance and performing Thompson started dancing ballet at an early age. She danced professionally with the Richmond Ballet, before going on to receive a bachelor's degree from Harvard University. While there, she discovered her love for ...

4. Warren Beatty

Actor | Heaven Can Wait

Since starring in his first film, Splendor in the Grass (1961), Warren Beatty has been said to have demonstrated a greater longevity in movies than any actor of his generation. Few people have taken so many responsibilities for all phases of the production of films as producer, director, writer, ...

5. Vince Gilligan

Producer | The X Files

George Vincent Gilligan Jr. (born February 10, 1967) is an American writer, producer, and director. He is known for his television work, specifically as creator, head writer, executive producer, and director of Breaking Bad and its spin-off Better Call Saul. He was a writer and producer for The ...

6. Hunter Parrish

Actor | 17 Again

Hunter Parrish was born on May 13, 1987 in Richmond, Virginia, USA. He is an actor, known for 17 Again (2009), RV (2006) and It's Complicated (2009). He has been married to Kathryn Wahl since September 13, 2015.

7. Chad L. Coleman

Actor | Left 4 Dead 2

Delivered a fantastic performance of a reformed street 'hitter' on the HBO show 'The Wire' from Series 3 to Series 5 with varied screen time. The character reflected the possibility of reformed criminals into positive characters of society; as with Coleman's character starting a boxing gym for the ...

8. Sofia Hublitz

Actress | Ozark

Sofia Hublitz (born 1999) is an American actress. She appeared with Jason Bateman and Laura Linney as their daughter, in the American television series Ozark. Sofia Hublitz made her debut television appearance in 2013, where she was one of the contestants on MasterChef Junior, finishing in 8th ...

9. Caroline Aaron

Actress | 21 Jump Street

Secondary to studying performing arts as American University in Washington, D.C., Aaron made her debut in motion pictures with a small part in Robert Altman's Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean (1982). Since, she has built her acting career as a character actress, and continues ...

10. Jennifer Aspen

Actress | Mr. Woodcock

With an engaging personality, comedic sensibilities and unquestionable talent, Jennifer Aspen breathes life and authenticity into every role she undertakes. As an actor Jennifer has over 75 credits to her name. She has starred on multiple series, from the classic FOX hit "Party of Five" as Daphne ...

11. William Smithers

Actor | Papillon

Although character actor William (or Bill) Smithers is not recognizable perhaps by name, the face is definitely familiar especially to baby boomer TV fans. A smart, articulate, well-groomed actor with noticeably premature gray hair, Smithers is probably best remembered for his on-again, off-again ...

12. Dub Taylor

Actor | The Getaway

Dub Taylor was born on February 26, 1907 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Walter Clarence Taylor II. He was an actor, known for The Getaway (1972), The Wild Bunch (1969) and Bonnie and Clyde (1967). He was married to Florence Gertrude Heffernan. He died on October 3, 1994 in Los Angeles, California, ...

13. Corey Reynolds

Actor | The Closer

Corey Reynolds is one of the most versatile performers working in the business today. He currently can be seen playing Sgt. David Gabriel opposite Emmy Award winning actress Kyra Sedgwick on TNT's The Closer (2005), the highest rated show in cable television history. His performance on the show has ...

14. Aimee Mann

Soundtrack | Magnolia

Aimee Mann is a Grammy- and Oscar-nominated singer-songwriter. She has released 9 albums including Bachelor No. 2, @#%&*! Smilers, Lost in Space, and Mental Illness in January 2017. Her work includes the soundtrack from the critically acclaimed film Magnolia. "Save Me" was later nominated for an ...

15. Stoney Jackson

Actor | Angels in the Outfield

Stoney Jackson moved to California in 1976 with his family. His parents started a Family Practice Medical Clinic in Riverside. It was then Stoney got an agent and started doing television commercials and eventually moved to the theatrical side of the industry. Stoney has appeared in over 40 films ...

16. Tinsley Mortimer

Actress | The Other Two

Tinsley Mortimer was born to a blueblood Virginia family. Her middle name Randolph is a reference to her ancestor Thomas Jefferson. Her family is descended from John Mercer, the writer of the first Code of Virginia. Tinsley spent her childhood at Graymont, the Mercer family house in Richmond, and ...

17. Stan Winston

Special Effects | Terminator 2: Judgment Day

Stan Winston was born on April 7, 1946 in Richmond, Virginia, USA. He is known for his work on Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991), Jurassic Park (1993) and Aliens (1986). He was married to Karen Winston. He died on June 15, 2008 in Malibu, California, USA.

18. Debbie Matenopoulos

Actress | Celebrity Deathmatch

Debbie Matenopoulos was born on December 13, 1974 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Thespina Matenopoulos. She is an actress, known for Celebrity Deathmatch (1998), American Dreams (2002) and General Hospital (1963). She has been married to Jon Falcone since 2013. They have one child. She was ...

19. Greg Ayres

Actor | Chrono Crusade

Greg Ayres was born on December 7, 1968 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Gregory Scott Ayres. He is an actor, known for Chrono Crusade (2003), Heaven's Lost Property the Movie: The Angeloid of Clockwork (2011) and Deadman Wonderland (2011).

20. Timothy Williams

Writer | Tell

Born in Richmond, Virginia, Timothy began acting in New York, doing several plays at Papp's Public Theatre with Fisher Stevens and Keith Gordon, and also at the New York Theatre Ensemble with Daniel Stern and John Randolph. While in New York, Timothy was also a playwright and had a show "No Title (...

21. William O'Connell

Actor | Paint Your Wagon

William O'Connell was born on August 20, 1933 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as William L. O'Connell Jr. He is an actor, known for Paint Your Wagon (1969), The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976) and High Plains Drifter (1973).

22. Michael William Freeman

Actor | Fear the Walking Dead

Michael William Freeman was born on April 22, 1981 in Richmond, Virginia, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for Fear the Walking Dead (2015), Ratter (2015) and Doll & Em (2013).

23. Madison Mason

Actor | Eagle Eye

Winner of the MovieGuide Award, Madison spent his teen years in Charlotte, North Carolina where he began his career in Community Theatre and Summer Stock. After graduating from the famous Bristol Old Vic Theatre School in Bristol England, he returned to the New York Broadway and Off Broadway stage ...

24. David Baldacci

Writer | Absolute Power

David Baldacci was born on August 5, 1960 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as David Gregory Baldacci. He is known for his work on Absolute Power (1997), Wish You Well (2013) and The Finisher. He has been married to Michelle Collin since May 5, 1990. They have two children.

25. Mickie James

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

Mickie James was born on August 31, 1979 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Mickie Laree James. She is an actress, known for WWE SmackDown Live (1999), WWE Raw (1993) and Psych (2006). She has been married to Nick Aldis since December 31, 2015. They have one child.

26. Heather Harlan

Actress | Forests of Mystery

Heather Harlan was born on October 20, 1970 in Richmond, Virginia, USA. She is an actress, known for Forests of Mystery (2009). She was previously married to Tony Randall.

27. Bill Robinson

Soundtrack | The Shape of Water

Bill Robinson quit school at age seven and began work as a professional dancer the following year. Bojangles (the name referred to his happy-go-lucky ebullience) starred in vaudeville, musical stage and movies. He invented the stair tap routine and was considered one of the world's greatest tap ...

28. Chris Ayres

Actor | Dragon Ball Z: Doragon bôru Z - Fukkatsu no 'F'

Chris Ayres was born on May 16, 1965 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Christopher Owen Ayres. He is known for his work on Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' (2015), Dragon Ball Z Kai (2009) and Dragon Ball Super: Broly (2018).

29. Nathaniel Brown

Actor | Enter the Void

Nathaniel Brown was born on May 20, 1988 in Richmond, Virginia, USA. He is an actor, known for Enter the Void (2009), Druid Peak (2014) and Blinders (2011).

30. Julia Faye

Actress | The Ten Commandments

Julia Faye's career is inextricably linked to director Cecil B. DeMille. He was her mentor, while she was for many years his mistress (a liaison which was tolerated by De Mille's long-suffering wife Constance Adams). Julia was born in Richmond, Virginia, of French-American parentage. She had a ...

31. Tom Wolfe

Writer | The Right Stuff

Tom Wolfe was born on March 2, 1930 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Thomas Kennerly Wolfe Jr. He was a writer, known for The Right Stuff (1983), The Right Stuff and The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990). He was married to Sheila Berger. He died on May 14, 2018 in New York, USA.

32. Stan Spry

Producer | Creepshow

Stan Spry was born on February 25, 1977 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as William Stanley Spry. He is a producer and manager, known for Creepshow (2019), Twelve Forever (2019) and Ties That Bind (2015).

33. Garrett Woodrum

Actor | Bride Killa

Garrett Woodrum was born on September 4, 2011 in Henrico County, Richmond, Virginia, USA as Garrett Anthony Woodrum. He is an actor, known for Bride Killa (2018), Evil Stepmothers (2016) and Legends & Lies (2015).

34. Eb Lottimer

Actor | Sicario

Eb Lottimer was born on June 21, 1951 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Edmund Preston Lottimer. He is an actor and director, known for Sicario (2015), The Space Between Us (2017) and Divorce: A Contemporary Western (1998). He was previously married to Mary Crosby.

35. Olive Borden

Actress | Half Marriage

Considered one of the most beautiful actresses of the silent era, Borden was a 'Mack Sennet' bathing beauty at 15 and reached the peak of her career in 1926 when she made 11 films for Fox Studios and was earning $1,500 a week. Refusing to take a salary cut, Borden abruptly left Fox in 1928 and made...

36. Mark Joy

Actor | Border Town

Mark Joy was born on July 31, 1950 in Richmond, Virginia, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for Border Town (2009), Dogma (1999) and Pecker (1998).

37. Kevin Aviance

Soundtrack | Circuit

Legendary performer/recording artist in New York's underground scene. His collaborations with Jr. Vasquez and other world renown DJ's have given Kevin Aviance an unparalleled reputation as a performer with a distinct New York flavor. Member of the legendary "House of Aviance", his dance single "...

38. Paul Wilson

Actor | Shooting the Prodigal

Born in Richmond, Virginia, Paul made his professional stage debut at nine years old as the lead in Gian Carlo Menotti's opera Amahl and the Night Visitors. He studied Shakespeare and acting in London and later at Florida State University, and at the University of South Florida where he graduated ...

39. Hansford Rowe

Actor | Dante's Peak

Hansford Rowe was born on May 12, 1924 in Richmond, Virginia, USA. He was an actor, known for Dante's Peak (1997), V: The Final Battle (1984) and Three Days of the Condor (1975). He was married to Mira and Jan Morgan. He died on September 5, 2017 in Newhall, Santa Clarita, California, USA.

40. Jim Jinkins

Producer | Allegra's Window

Jim Jinkins was born on August 8, 1953 in Henrico County, Richmond, Virginia, USA as James Jinkins. He is a producer and writer, known for Allegra's Window (1994), Doug (1991) and Disney's Doug (1996). He is married to Lisa Jenkins. They have two children.

41. D'Angelo

Soundtrack | He's Just Not That Into You

D'Angelo was born on February 11, 1974 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Michael Eugene Archer.

42. Wes Borland

Soundtrack | Real Steel

Wesley Louden Borland was born February 7th, 1975 in Richmond, Virginia (USA). His family then moved to Tennessee, where he attended and graduated from Hillsboro High School. His Father took the job of Pastor at a Presbyterian Church in Florida, moving Wes and family once more. Wes has a unique ...

43. Arthur Ashe

Self | The French

Arthur Ashe grew up in segregated Richmond, Virgina where he decided to make a career out of tennis where he won his first U.S. Open in 1968, the first ever won by a black player. Ashe firmly established his stardom in 1975 after beating Jimmy Connors to take the Wimbledon title. As a tennis ...

44. Anneliza Scott

Actress | Demolition Man

Anneliza Scott was born on November 16, 1965 in Henrico County, Richmond, Virginia, USA as Anne Elizabeth Wolf . She is an actress, known for Demolition Man (1993), Disclosure (1994) and Losing Control (1998). She has been married to Josh Itkor since October 7, 2006. She was previously married to ...

45. Chris Drake

Actor | Them!

Chris Drake was born on December 11, 1923 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as James Christian Droste. He was an actor, known for Them! (1954), A Walk in the Sun (1945) and The Book of Acts Series (1957). He was married to Margaret Shobe. He died on July 9, 2006 in Williamsburg, Virginia.

46. Sarah Spencer Yerger

Actress | Perdition

Sarah Yerger is an actress in Atlanta, Georgia. She also runs an Interior Design studio in Madison, Ga. where she enjoys renovating homes and collaborating with her clients. Sarah began acting at the age of 6 in commercials in her hometown of Richmond, VA. She spent time living and studying acting ...

47. Maura Soden

Actress | Criminal Minds

Ms. Soden has worn many hats throughout her 30 year career in the entertainment industry. She has worked as a casting director, writer, actress and producer. She has also worked in every genre of the business from sit-coms to reality shows to commercials. She gained experience as assistant to ...

48. Devin Maurer

Sweet Home Alabama

Devin Maurer is a Los Angeles-based feature and commercial editor. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Forestry and Resource Management from UC Berkeley in 2000.

His editing career began in his hometown of Gig Harbor, WA, when he and his high school mates set out to make a series of ...

49. Trini Kirtsey

Actor | Queen Sugar

Trini Kirtsey is an American actor from Jacksonville, FL who has appeared in several TV shows & Feature Films Queen Sugar (2016) , Paranormal Highway (2017) , The Old Winter (2014) in both lead and supporting roles. Upon graduating High school, Trini served three years in the U.S Army after ...

50. Ernest Anderson

Actor | In This Our Life

Ernest Anderson was born in Lynn MA and earned his high school diploma in Washington D.C. at Dunbar High School, formerly named The Preparatory High School for Colored Youth. Founded in 1891, it was America's first public high school for black students. He earned his bachelor's degree at ...


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