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