Birth Place Matching "Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

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1. Jennifer Ehle

Actress | Zero Dark Thirty

Jennifer Ehle was born on December 29, 1969 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA as Jennifer Anne Ehle. She is an actress, known for Zero Dark Thirty (2012), A Quiet Passion (2016) and Little Men (2016). She has been married to Michael Scott Ryan since November 29, 2001. They have two children.

2. Jill Wagner

Actress | Splinter

With a passionate work ethic, versatile prowess, and an insatiable sense of humor and charm, Jill Wagner is the American Girl who's established herself as a widely-recognizable actress and television personality. Her diverse body of work combined with a rapidly growing fan base has demonstrated her...

3. Pam Grier

Actress | Jackie Brown

Pam Grier was born in Winston-Salem, NC, one of four children of Gwendolyn Sylvia (Samuels), a nurse, and Clarence Ransom Grier Jr., an Air Force mechanic. Pam has been a major African-American star from the early 1970s. Her career started in 1971, when Roger Corman of New World Pictures launched ...

4. Julianna Guill

Actress | The Resident

Julianna Guill was born on July 7, 1987 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA as Julianna Minetree Guill. Her parents are Ann and Earl Guill. She is one of three children who all grew up singing and acting. She began tap, ballet and jazz dance at an early age, and continued singing in the choir ...

5. Emily V. Gordon

Writer | The Big Sick

Emily V Gordon started out as a masters-level couples and family therapist, practicing for about six years before changing careers. She moved on to booking stand up comedy for live audiences and TV, which led to a career as a writer and producer. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, Kumail ...

6. Jackée Harry

Actress | 227

Jackée Harry was born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and reared from the age of nine in Harlem, New York, by her mother, Flossie. At the tender age of fourteen, Jackée landed the lead role of the King in her school's production of The King and I. Upon graduation from New York City's High School ...

7. Burgess Jenkins

Actor | Remember the Titans

After studying Psychology in graduate school Burgess continued his training at the famed Playhouse West in Los Angeles where he would spend 4 years under the instruction of Robert Carnegie and Oscar nominated actor Jeff Goldblum.

Known for a wide range of memorable characters, some of his credits ...

8. Austin Highsmith

Actress | Dolphin Tale

Austin Highsmith was born on March 31, 1981 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Dolphin Tale (2011), Scream: The TV Series (2015) and Criminal Minds (2005).

9. Kathryn Grayson

Actress | Kiss Me Kate

Kathryn Grayson was born Zelma Kathryn Elisabeth Hedrick in Winston-Salem, NC, on February 9, 1922. This pretty, petite brunette with a heart-shaped face was discovered by MGM talent scouts while singing on the radio. The studio quickly signed her to a contract, and she was given acting lessons ...

10. Loni Coombs

Actress | HLN After Dark

Loni Coombs was born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA as Lorraine Coombs. She is an actress, known for HLN After Dark (2013), Final Appeal (2018) and Extra (1994). She is married to Steve Carlston. She was previously married to Craig Maddux.

11. Joel Beeson

Actor | Death Becomes Her

Joel Beeson was born on September 13, 1966 in Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA. He was an actor, known for Death Becomes Her (1992), Ballistic (1995) and The Favor (1994). He died on October 18, 2017 in Twin County Regional Hospital, Galax Virginia, USA.

12. Darwin Joston

Actor | Assault on Precinct 13

"Got a smoke?" Darwin Joston secured himself a permanent place in cult movie history with that particular laconically witty line as laid-back Death Row-bound convict Napoleon Wilson in John Carpenter's outstanding urban action thriller classic Assault on Precinct 13 (1976). Wilson was undoubtedly ...

13. John L. Adams

Actor | The Dead Zone

John L. Adams was born on December 4, 1970 in Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA. He is an actor and director, known for The Dead Zone (2002), The Dead Zone (2002) and Five Minutes 'Til Mitch (2004).

14. Rolonda Watts

Actress | The Stupids

Rolonda Watts is a journalist, talk show host, actor, producer, writer, and voice-over talent.

Her name, face, and now even her distinctive voice are known by audiences everywhere, thanks to her work in radio, television, and film. Most viewers know Rolonda Watts from her internationally syndicated ...

15. Ben Folds

Soundtrack | Godzilla

Ben Folds is widely regarded as one of the major music influencers of our generation.

He's created an enormous body of genre-bending music that includes pop albums with Ben Folds Five, multiple solo albums, and collaborative records with artists from Sara Bareilles and Regina Spektor, to William ...

16. Jihmi Kennedy

Actor | Glory

Jihmi Kennedy was born in November 1956 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA. He is an actor, known for Glory (1989), Spenser: For Hire (1985) and The Dream Team (1989).

17. Howard Cosell

Actor | Bananas

When you think of the words honesty, straight from the shoulder, and tell it like it is, you think of one man: Howard Cosell. Howard is best remembered as the greatest sportscaster in the history of sports. His way with words and ability of telling like it was, brought him fame not only in America,...

18. Harold Nicholas

Soundtrack | Kid Millions

Harold Nicholas, the younger half of the world famous Nicholas Brothers dance team, is known as one of the world's greatest dancers. He and his brother Fayard Nicholas were established superstars at Twentieth Century Fox with their astounding dance numbers in the studios musicals features. Harold ...

19. George Reynolds

Actor | Smokey and the Bandit

George Reynolds was born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA. He is an actor, known for Smokey and the Bandit (1977), Dahmer vs. Gacy (2010) and Cleopatra Jones (1973).

20. Charles Grant

Actor | The Bold and the Beautiful

Charles Grant was born on November 29, 1957 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA as Charles Flohe. He is an actor, known for The Bold and the Beautiful (1987), The Delta Force (1986) and Dallas (1978).

21. Christopher McDaniel

Actor | NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service

Christopher Lee McDaniel was born in Winston Salem, North Carolina and grew up in a small town called Bennett, 45 miles south of Raleigh. His father Jay McDaniel was in the music business and a DJ for one of the top rock stations in North Carolina. His mother Brenda McDaniel was a travel agent at ...

22. Kenneth Utt

Producer | The Silence of the Lambs

Kenneth Utt was born on July 13, 1921 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA. He was a producer and production manager, known for The Silence of the Lambs (1991), The French Connection (1971) and Midnight Cowboy (1969). He was married to Angie. He died on January 19, 1994 in New York City, New York,...

23. John Harrington Bland

Actor | Changeling

John Harrington Bland was born on February 1, 1968 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA. He is an actor, known for Changeling (2008), Bandits (2001) and The Jackal (1997).

24. Chris Paul

Self | Hoops Africa: Ubuntu Matters

He is one of the, if not the best point guard in the league, with an ideal combination of quickness and agility. Combined with this excellent basketball I.Q. he is a dominant floor leader and has managed to make the hornets into a perennial playoff team. He averaged 24.1 points a game and an NBA ...

25. Herbert Duncanson

Actor | Thir13en Ghosts

Herbert Duncanson was born on January 18, 1960 in Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA. He is known for his work on Thir13en Ghosts (2001), Catwoman (2004) and Stargate SG-1 (1997).

26. Jacob Leinbach

Actor | Shots Fired

Jacob Leinbach is an American actor who began acting at the age of six as "Theo" in a local theater production of "Pippin". He went on to perform in a series of short films for the University of North Carolina School of the Arts including the award winning WWII short "Kilroy was Here".

Jacob can be ...

27. Zach Brown

Actor | Hard Surfaces

Zach Brown is a writer, director, and actor who's best known for his award-winning feature film Hard Surfaces. Which he wrote, co-produced, and directed. He has also written seven feature scripts, written and produced six short films, and directed the lengthy short film (39 min), The Mountain Man.


28. Allison Tyler

Actress | Paper Cut

Allison Tyler was born on February 12, 1985 in Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA. She is an actress, known for Paper Cut (2004), Halloween House Party (2005) and Night Watcher (2008).

29. Frances Raeburn

Actress | Seven Sweethearts

Frances Raeburn was born on August 15, 1924 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA as Mildred Frances Anne Hedrick. She was an actress, known for Seven Sweethearts (1942) and Swing Out, Sister (1945). She was married to Sidney Abraham Kurstin and David Miller. She died on December 26, 1976 in Los ...

30. John Chappell

Actor | Brubaker

John Chappell was born on March 9, 1939 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA as John Frederick Chappell. He was an actor, known for Brubaker (1980), The New WKRP in Cincinnati (1991) and AfterMASH (1983). He was married to Patricia Wilder, Katherine McLeod and Laura Jordan. He died on March 2, ...

31. Mark Grace

Actor | Taking Care of Business

Mark Grace graduated from Tustin, California High School in 1982. He was selected by the Chicago Cubs in the 24th round of 1985 June draft (recommended/signed by Spider Jorgensen) out of San Diego State University where he played with Tony Gwynn. He has made three All-Star Game appearances, ...

32. Walter Michael Bost

Sound Department | The New 30

Walt Bost was born in Winston-Salem, NC and graduated from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with degrees in Radio/TV/Motion Pictures and Business Administration. After making his first feature film, the indie "Immortal", he moved to Los Angeles. He is a writer, producer, director, ...

33. George Hamilton IV

Soundtrack | A Perfect World

George Hamilton IV was born on July 19, 1937 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA as George Hege Hamilton IV. He was married to Adelaide (Tinky) Watson Peyton. He died on September 17, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.

34. Teresa Barnwell

Actress | 2001: A Space Travesty

Teresa Barnwell was born on November 5, 1954 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA. She is an actress, known for 2001: A Space Travesty (2000), Sliders (1995) and Providence (1999).

36. Harold 'Happy' Hairston

Actor | The Paper

Harold 'Happy' Hairston was born on May 31, 1942 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA. He was an actor, known for The Paper (1994), The Concorde... Airport '79 (1979) and Police Story (1973). He died on May 1, 2001 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

37. Danielle Motley

Actress | NC Wanted

Danielle Motley was born on August 11, 1987 in Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA. She is an actress and writer, known for NC Wanted (2007), Guerrilla! (2006) and A Los Angeles Friendsgiving (2016).

38. Miranda Raimondi

Actress | A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries

Miranda Raimondi was born on the 2nd of May in the year of 1986. As 'Melissa' in 'A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries', a Merchant Ivory Film, Miranda assumed role as the soldier's daughter's friend.

Miranda has since edited and manufactured a series of video vignettes that have earned her rights and ...

39. Chip Thomas


Chip began acting at the age of 21 in the film 'New Best Friend'. He appeared as an extra in the film and immediately began seeking instruction from acting coaches to pursue a career in the film industry.

Cast in only the third ever produced realty series, and first internet based reality series, ...

40. Mabel Hampton

Self | Before Stonewall

Mabel Hampton was born on May 2, 1902 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA. She died on October 25, 1989 in New York City, New York, USA.

41. Jay Clifford

Soundtrack | Wish I Was Here

Jay Clifford was born on November 21, 1970 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA as James Major Clifford.

42. Russell Howell

Stunts | Hard Ticket to Hawaii

Champion skateboarder Russell Howell was born on September 1, 1949 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Howell moved with his family to Long Beach, California when he was nine moths old. Russell was an avid surfer prior to getting his first skateboard in 1958 and was further inspired to dedicate ...

43. Colleen Williams

Self | OJ Simpson: The Trial

Colleen Williams was born in March 1955 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA as Colleen Ann Williams.

44. Cheri Cameron Newell

Camera Department | Signs

Cheri Cameron Newell got her start in Winston-Salem, North Carolina in drama class. After college got her break in the independent film, Sunset Strip (1985). She went on to frenquent magezine covers and television commercials, working as a model primarily.

45. Crystal Largen

Actress | Children of the Hunt

Crystal Largen was born on November 7, 1983 in Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA. She is known for her work on Children of the Hunt (2009), Vault of Darkness (2009) and Eyeborgs (2009).

46. Michael Butler

Actor | Seven Sweethearts

Michael Butler was born in 1918 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA as Harold Hedrick. He is an actor, known for Seven Sweethearts (1942).

47. Donna Overcash

Actress | Junebug

Donna Overcash was born on March 22, 1963 in Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA as Donna Lynn Bowers. She is an actress, known for Junebug (2005). She has been married to Joe V Overcash Jr since December 9, 1989. They have one child.

48. C. Robert Dimitri

Kill the Irishman

C. Robert Dimitri was born on May 31, 1975 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA. He is known for his work on Kill the Irishman (2011), You Kill Me (2007) and The Hard Sale (2015).

49. Rusty Mills

Producer | Pinky and the Brain

Rusty Mills was born on December 16, 1962 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA as Russell P. Mills. He is known for his work on Animaniacs (1993), Pinky and the Brain (1995) and Wakko's Wish (1999). He was a pioneer in using computer graphics (Amiga-based) on Animaniacs title cards and more. He ...

50. Harvey Hester

Actor | The Great Locomotive Chase

Harvey Hester was born on August 6, 1895 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA as Harvey Smith Hester. He was an actor, known for The Great Locomotive Chase (1956). He died on March 28, 1967.

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