Birth Place Matching "San Mateo, California, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Tall (6' 4"), agile, energetic, and ever-so-confident as both actor and singer, especially on the award-winning Broadway stage, Barry Bostwick possesses that certain narcissistic poise, charm and élan that reminds one instantly (and humorously) of a Kevin Kline -- both were quite brilliant in their...
Actor | Nashville
It seems the second generation of acting Carradines -- David, Keith and Robert -- are proudly continuing the family tradition and begetting a third generation of talent. The dynasty began with veteran Hollywood patriarch John Carradine, the son of a surgeon and a correspondent for the Associated ...
Actor | Next
Born and raised in San Mateo, California, he graduated from Santa Clara University with a BA in Theatre Arts and was quickly headed to Los Angeles to pursue his dream of a career in Film and Television. He didn't have to wait long. A recurring role on Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990) brought Michael the...
5. Marc McClure
Actor | Back to the Future
Marc McClure was born on March 31, 1957 in San Mateo, California, USA as Marc Allen McClure. He is an actor, known for Back to the Future (1985), Superman (1978) and Superman II (1980). He has been married to Carol Courson Cowley since August 16, 1985. They have one child.
6. Emily Goss
Actress | Snapshots
Emily Goss is a film, television, and theatre actress. Her work in the psychological horror indie hit "The House On Pine Street" earned her 3 awards, and she has now won 5 awards for her portrayal of the bold, charismatic Louise in the period romance "Snapshots." Emily got her BA in Theatre from ...
7. Elizabeth Ho
Actress | Disjointed
Elizabeth Ho stars as Jenny in Netflix's new highly anticipated ensemble comedy series Disjointed alongside Kathy Bates (Ruth). The timely and much buzzed about Disjointed is created and executive produced by comedy legend Chuck Lorre with whom Elizabeth worked with on Two and a Half Men. ...
9. Tom Brady
Actor | Entourage
Tom Brady was born on August 3, 1977 in San Mateo, California, to Galynn Patricia (Johnson) and Thomas Edward Brady, who owns a financial planning business. His father is of Irish descent and his mother is of Norwegian-Swedish and Polish ancestry. He attended Junipero Serra High School, the same ...
11. Diane Varsi
Actress | Peyton Place
This lovely, long-haired, fresh-faced and most promising product of the late 1950s was born Diane Marie Antonia Varsi in San Mateo, California, on February 23, 1938, the elder of two daughters of Russell Varsi, a florist, and wife Beatrice DeMerchant. A troubling childhood led to her dropping out ...
12. Merv Griffin
Producer | Jeopardy!
Merv Griffin was a singer and band leader, movie actor, television personality and media mogul who in his time hosting The Merv Griffin Show (1962) was second in fame and influence as a talk show host only to Johnny Carson. Griffin was best known for creating the two most popular game shows in ...
15. Marta Cunningham
Director | Valentine Road
Marta was born in Northern California and attended San Mateo High School Performing Arts. At the age of 14 she was dancing professionally with The Peninsula Ballet Theater, and was acting, singing, and dancing with The Pacific Light Opera. She majored in English at Georgetown University, then moved...
17. Greg Gutfeld
Writer | The Five
Greg Gutfeld is not an actor, rather he is a political satirist, humorist, magazine editor, blogger and news opinion show host. Originally a staff writer at Prevention magazine, Gutfeld later became the editor-in- chief of Men's Health magazine. After heading up Maxim magazine in the UK and a stint...
18. Jesse Nowack
Actor | Pokemon the 'Bridged Series
Jesse Nowack is a trans actor, writer, and singer. Starting theater training at age six, he climbed the ranks of each production he was in and continued acting through high school. Jesse has lent his voice to commercials, video games, anime, cartoons, and radio plays, voicing both male and female ...
19. Lina Basquette
Actress | Hello Trouble
Journalist Adela Rogers St. Johns once dubbed Lina Basquette "The Screen Tragedy Girl." In retrospect, Lina's private life bore a similar description. While six of her eight marriages ended up "I Don'ts" (she was widowed twice), she would also have to contend with a flurry of legal confrontations, ...
22. Rodney Kageyama
Actor | Pretty Woman
Rodney Kageyama was born on November 1, 1941 in San Mateo, California, USA as Rodney Masao Kageyama. He is known for his work on Pretty Woman (1990), Quantum Leap (1989) and Teen Wolf (1985). He was married to Ken White. He died on December 9, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.
24. Ashley Schneider
Actress | The House Bunny
Newcomer Ashley Schneider is quickly catching the industry's eye with attention getting roles like her staring turn as the girlfriend always pushing it to the "next level" in the upcoming feature film Extreme Movie (2008) opposite Frankie Muniz, Andy Milonakis, Rob Pinkston, Jamie Kennedy and ...
29. Ciara Flynn
Actress | Eliza Graves
Ciara (kee-ar-ah) Flynn was born in the San Francisco Bay Area to parents Dennis and Lois Flynn. The family later moved to Boston, MA and then to Austin, TX. Her heritage is Irish, German and English. Ciara began acting at the age of 12 when she joined a youth theater company in her area. Through ...
31. James Monarski
Born (John) James Monarski in San Mateo, California. James, an only child, was raised by his parents, in the US, but at the age of 16 went to Boarding School in Australia where his mother was born. He has a Bachelor of Business from the University of Queensland, and after completing his studies, ...
32. Jenny Nicholson
Actress | Friendship Is Witchcraft
Jenny Nicholson was born on September 6, 1991 in San Mateo County, California, USA as Jennifer Elizabeth Nicholson. She is an actress and director, known for Friendship Is Witchcraft (2011), I'm on lockdown so I watched all 14 Land Before Times (2020) and Live from the Space Stage: A HALYX Story (...
33. Paul Terry
Producer | The Bull Fight
A somewhat unsung legend in the animation biz, Paul Terry--born in San Mateo, CA, and raised in San Francisco--attended Polytechnic High and began as a cartoonist in newspapers (The San Francisco Bulletin, The San Francisco Call-Examiner) between 1904 and 1914. After having drawn comics for King ...
34. Kenneth Wolger
Actor | The Mechanic
Kenneth Wolger was born on January 29, 1953 in San Mateo, California, USA as Kenneth Fredrick Wolger. He was an actor, known for The Mechanic (1972), The Streets of San Francisco (1972) and Where the Buffalo Roam (1980). He died on December 20, 2013 in Burbank, California.
35. Tim Federle
Writer | Ferdinand
Tim Federle was born on March 24, 1980 in San Mateo, California, USA as Timothy Michael Federle. He is a writer and producer, known for Ferdinand (2017), High School Musical: The Musical - The Series (2019) and High School Musical: The Musical: The Holiday Special (2020).
38. Asia King
Actress | American Housewife
Asia Schneider is a Korean-American Actress, Born in San Francisco CA. She made her film debut as a child in 'The Animal' along side her uncle, comedian Rob Schneider. Asia spent most of her time focusing on her classic ballet training with a number of prestigious ballet schools; The San Francisco ...
41. Kevin Blackton
Actor | Rent
Kevin Blackton was born on October 15, 1956 in San Mateo, California, USA as Kevin Thale McCourt. He is known for his work on Rent (2005), Sly 3: Honor Among Thieves (2005) and Tales of Monkey Island: Chapter 4 - The Trial and Execution of Guybrush Threepwood (2009). He died in July 2017 in San ...
42. Leslie Cockburn
Producer | The Peacemaker
Leslie Cockburn was born on September 2, 1952 in San Mateo, California, USA as Leslie Corkhill Redlich. She is a producer and writer, known for The Peacemaker (1997), American Casino (2009) and 60 Minutes (1968). She has been married to Andrew Cockburn since May 21, 1977. They have three children.
43. Vicki Damante
Actress | Sekai Gyoten News
Vicki Damante was born in the San Francisco Bay Area and has worked as a model and actress in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and New York City. As a print model she has worked for clients such as Bare Minerals, Max Factor, and World Tennis Magazine. Her list of acting credits include many music videos...
Producer | A Purgatory Story
Mary Rachel Gardner, an award-winning independent filmmaker, was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area by a big Greek family. She graduated from USC in 2013 with major studies in Acting, Business and Film Production; she also spent a semester abroad studying at a London theatre conservatory...
46. Christopher Fung
Actor | Ghostbox Cowboy
Christopher Fung is a Taiwanese American screen actor. Majoring in neuroscience and subsequently pursuing a career in venture capital after graduating from college, Fung did not fancy himself an artist until his mid-20s. He began his acting career in Los Angeles, playing a variety of background ...
Dave Sebastian Williams was born on June 19, 1949 in San Mateo, California, USA. He is known for his work on Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993), There Goes My Baby (1994) and The Hollywood Knights (1980).
49. Michael Ho
Actor | North Shore
Champion surfer Michael Ho was born on July 13, 1957 in San Mateo, California. Of Chinese-American descent, Ho was raised in Waimanalo, Hawaii and first began surfing at age three. Michael won the boys' division of the 1970 United States Surfing Championships and placed third in the juniors ...