Birth Place Matching "Columbus, Ohio, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Maggie Grace

Actress | Taken

Maggie currently stars as "Althea" on the popular AMC series "Fear the Walking Dead". She is most often recognized from the hit series "Lost" , "Californication" on Showtime, and the "Taken" and "Twilight" franchises. Maggie has also starred on Broadway in William Inge's Pulitzer Prize-winning "...

2. Beverly D'Angelo

Actress | American History X

Intriguing, inspiring, and never less than interesting -- key adjectives in describing the career of Beverly D'Angelo, which has well passed the three-decade mark. Perhaps deserving better movies than she generally found herself in, she nevertheless was always an object of fascination and the one ...

3. Josh Radnor

Actor | Liberal Arts

Josh Radnor was born in Columbus, Ohio, the son of Carol Radnor, a high school guidance counselor, and Alan Radnor, a medical malpractice lawyer. Radnor has two sisters, Melanie Radnor and Joanna Radnor Vilensky. He grew up in Bexley, Ohio, a small city nested inside Columbus. Radnor attended ...

4. Alana De La Garza

Actress | Law & Order

Alana De La Garza was born in Columbus, Ohio and later relocated to Texas, ultimately attending the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP). After college, she moved to Orlando, Florida, landing roles in a number of independent films as well as commercials. Her work took her to New York, where she ...

5. Andrea Bowen

Actress | Desperate Housewives

Andrea Lauren Bowen began acting at age 6 as "Young Cosette" in the Broadway production of "Les Miserables". She went on to star in the original Broadway casts of "Jane Eyre" (Adele) and "The Sound of Music" (Marta). Other New York stage credits include the role of "Young Dorothy" in a Lincoln ...

6. A.J. Langer

Actress | My So-Called Life

A.J. Langer was born in Columbus, Ohio. At age 5, her family moved to the San Fernando Valley, just outside of Los Angeles. She first began using her initials to join an all-boys baseball team, and the nickname stuck. She was introduced to Ernie Lively, who became her acting coach. After roles on ...

7. Dean Jagger

Actor | White Christmas

Dean Jagger was born in Lima, Ohio, on November 7, 1903. He dropped out of high school twice before finally graduating from Wabash College. Working first as a school teacher, he soon became interested in acting and enrolled at Chicago's "Lyceum Art Conservatory". Mr. Jagger made his first movie and...

8. Philip Michael Thomas

Actor | Miami Vice

Philip Michael Thomas - the multi-talented performer best known as Detective Rico Tubbs in the iconic 1980s TV series Miami Vice (1984) - made his Broadway debut in 1971 in the Pulitzer Prize-winning play No Place to Be Somebody...and hasn't looked back since.

In a remarkable career that spans ...

9. Shad Moss

Actor | The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift

Shad Gregory Moss was born on March 9, 1987 in Columbus, Ohio to Teresa Rena (Jones) and Alfonso Preston Moss. When Shad was five, he started his rap career using the nickname "Kid Gangsta." One year later, he took front stage during "The Chronic Tour" and impressed rapper Snoop Dogg, who later ...

10. Tom Poston

Actor | Newhart

Veteran comedic actor Tom Poston, he with the bugged-out eyes that commonly accentuated a vague look of bewilderment, was born in Columbus, Ohio, in 1921 and, by age nine, was appearing with an acrobatic troupe. He was attending Bethany College in West Virginia when World War II broke out and he ...

11. Michael Dougherty

Writer | Trick 'r Treat

Michael Dougherty was born on October 28, 1974 in Columbus, Ohio, USA. He is a writer and director, known for Trick 'r Treat (2007), Krampus (2015) and Superman Returns (2006).

12. Lindsay Hollister

Actress | Get Smart

After Graduating with a B.F.A in Theatre Performance from Miami University of Ohio, Lindsay moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in film and television. Almost a year later, she was cast as Christine Banks in Fox's hit show Boston Public and was submitted for Emmy consideration in the category ...

13. Sumalee Montano

Actress | 10 Cloverfield Lane

Sumalee Montano is an actress and voice-over artist, who first worked as an investment banking analyst before pursuing her career in the arts. She has worked extensively in film and television, recurring on shows like S.W.A.T, ANIMAL KINGDOM, NCIS: LA, SCANDAL, VEEP, and ER. Her voice-over credits ...

14. Jamal Duff

Stunts | Transformers: Dark of the Moon

Jamal Duff was born on March 11, 1972 in Columbus, Ohio, USA. He is known for his work on Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011), The Marine (2006) and Thor (2011).

15. Gigi Rice

Actress | A Night at the Roxbury

Gigi Rice was born on March 13, 1965 in Columbus, Ohio, USA as Georgeanne Marie Rice. She is an actress, known for A Night at the Roxbury (1998), The John Larroquette Show (1993) and Mission Air (2014). She has been married to Ted McGinley since June 21, 1991. They have two children.

16. Kellie Waymire

Actress | Enterprise

Received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Theatre from Southern Methodist University in Dallas and graduated in 1993 from University of California at San Diego with a Masters of Fine Arts.

17. Eileen Heckart

Actress | The Bad Seed

Versatile, award-winning character actress Eileen Heckart, with the lean, horsey face and assured, fervent gait, was born Anna Eileen Stark on March 29, 1919, in Columbus, Ohio. An only child, she lived with her mother after her parents separated at age 2. Her childhood was an acutely unhappy one. ...

18. Jack Plotnick

Actor | Girls Will Be Girls

Jack Plotnick was born on October 30, 1968 in Columbus, Ohio, USA as Jack Stuart Plotnick. He is an actor and producer, known for Girls Will Be Girls (2003), Space Station 76 (2014) and Mystery Men (1999).

19. Randy Savage

Actor | Spider-Man

One of the most colorful wrestlers in and out of the ring, Randy "Macho Man" Savage became a larger-than-life pop icon along with other wrestling superstars, such as "Rowdy" Roddy Piper, Hulk Hogan, Jimmy Snuka (aka "Superfly Jimmy Snuka"), Jesse Ventura and Dwayne Johnson (aka "The Rock").

When ...

20. Dody Goodman

Actress | Grease

Her quivery, high-pitched, Southern-cracked tones were once described as sounding like "a Tweetie Pie cartoon bird strangling on peanut butter." Just the absurdity of that description fits comedienne Dody Goodman to a tee. One did not know what to make of her, but she could certainly induce ...

21. Amy Lindsay

Casting Director | Stranger Adventures

Amy Lindsay grew up in Houston, Texas and graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a degree in Journalism and a minor in drama.

22. Dina Spybey-Waters

Actress | The Haunted Mansion

A petite, stage-trained blonde adept at portraying naive or off-center characters, Dina Spybey Waters first came to prominence in and won a Daytime Emmy Award for the leading role of an underage teenager in the fact-based HBO special, Lifestories: Families in Crisis: Public Law 106: The Becky Bell ...

23. Scarlett Hicks

Actress | The Nun

Scarlett Hicks was born on July 13, 2006 in Columbus, Ohio, USA. She is an actress, known for The Nun (2018), The Thundermans (2013) and Sunny Family Cult (2017).

24. Melora Conway

Actress | I Spy

Melora Conway was born on August 15, 1930 in Columbus, Ohio, USA as Mary Joyce Blahay. She is an actress, known for I Spy (1965), The Detectives (1959) and G.E. True (1962). She was previously married to Dene Hilyard.

25. R.L. Stine

Writer | Goosebumps

R.L. Stine was born on October 8, 1943 in Columbus, Ohio, USA as Robert Lawrence Stine. He is a writer and producer, known for Goosebumps (2015), The Au Pair and Eureeka's Castle (1989). He has been married to Jane Waldhorn since June 22, 1969. They have one child.

26. Kelly Jean Peters

Actress | Little Big Man

Kelly Jean Peters was born on July 2, 1940 in Columbus, Ohio, USA. She is an actress, known for Little Big Man (1970), Poltergeist II: The Other Side (1986) and Jack Frost (1997).

27. Hal Williams

Actor | Guess Who

A veteran professional actor who has co-starred as a television series regular in NINE, prime time, HIT series, and has established himself solidly in both the areas of comedy and drama. Hal's latest projects include Disney Family Channel's Snow 2: Brain Freeze (2008) and Hallmark's Generation Gap ...

28. Richard Biggs

Actor | Babylon 5

Richard Biggs had a somewhat unsettled childhood as he travelled between Air Force bases where his father was stationed. Because of his itinerant lifestyle he made few friends and changed schools often. When he was seventeen, and living at a missile base in North Dakota, he decided to change his ...

29. Guy Fieri

Self | Diners, Drive-ins and Dives

Guy Fieri was born on January 22, 1968 in Columbus, Ohio, USA as Guy Ramsay Ferry. He is a producer and actor, known for Diners, Drive-ins and Dives (2006), Guy's Big Bite (2006) and Southern and Hungry (2017). He has been married to Lori Fieri since 1995. They have three children.

30. Heidi Mark

Actress | Rock Star

Heidi Mark was born on February 18, 1971 in Columbus, Ohio, USA as Heidi L. Tenety. She is an actress, known for Rock Star (2001), The Young and the Restless (1973) and Thunder in Paradise (1994). She was previously married to Vince Neil and Terry Mark.

31. Sam Groom

Actor | Otherworld

Sam Groom was born on June 13, 1938 in Columbus, Ohio, USA as Samuel Joseph Groom. He is an actor, known for Otherworld (1985), Police Surgeon (1971) and Another World (1964). He was previously married to Suzanne Rogers and Kathleen Sullivan.

32. Steve Downes

Actor | Halo: Combat Evolved

Steve Downes was born on June 28, 1950 in Columbus, Ohio, USA as Stephen A. Downes. He is an actor, known for Halo: Combat Evolved (2001), Halo 3 (2007) and Halo 2 (2004).

33. Heather Chadwell

Actress | Dog Eat Dog

Heather Chadwell was born on May 5, 1975 in Columbus, Ohio, USA. She is an actress, known for Dog Eat Dog (2016), Californication (2007) and Funny or Die Presents... (2010).

34. Tyler Joseph

Soundtrack | Suicide Squad

Tyler Robert Joseph is an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, and rapper. He is the lead vocalist for the musical duo Twenty One Pilots, alongside drummer Josh Dun. Joseph was born in Columbus, Ohio, and grew up with two brothers, Zachary Philip "Zack" Joseph (also ...

35. Marnie McPhail

Actress | Star Trek: First Contact

Marnie McPhail started acting at age 14, playing teenage sleuth "Annie Edison" in the Canadian television series, The Edison Twins (1982) which aired on the CBC and later on the Disney Channel from 1982 to 1986. She attended The Etobicoke School Of The Arts in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She ...

36. Mark Dindal

Writer | Chicken Little

Mark Dindal was born in Columbus, Ohio, USA as Mark Louis Dindal. He is known for his work on Chicken Little (2005), The Emperor's New Groove (2000) and Cats Don't Dance (1997). He has been married to Samie Maeda since August 29, 1981. They have two children.

37. Ted Allen

Self | Queer Eye for the Straight Guy

Emmy Award winner Ted Allen is host of the hit prime-time competition series Chopped (2007) on the Food Network, and a frequent contributor to Food Network's The Best Thing I Ever Ate (2009). He was a judge on the first four seasons of Bravo's Top Chef (2006) and Food Network's Iron Chef America: ...

38. Todd Boyce

Actor | Spy Game

Todd Boyce was born in Columbus, Ohio.

He was raised in upstate New York, Germany, Chicago and Brazil. At age 16 Todd moved with his family to Australia where he finished his schooling at Sydney Church of England Grammar School and promptly joined the Australian soap opera "The Restless Years". ...

39. Gail Bonney

Actress | Star Trek

Gail Bonney was born on December 15, 1901 in Columbus, Ohio, USA as Goldie Bonowitz. She was an actress, known for Star Trek (1966), The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (1962) and Crime of Passion (1957). She died on December 7, 1984 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

40. Lexi Kaufman

Actress | WWE NXT

Lexi Kaufman was born on August 9, 1991 in Columbus, Ohio, USA as Alexis Joann-Louise Kaufman. She is an actress, known for WWE NXT (2010), WWE Smackdown! (1999) and Breaking Ground (2015).

41. Larry Ward

Writer | Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Larry Ward was born on October 3, 1924 in Columbus, Ohio, USA as Larry McCormick Ward. He was an actor and writer, known for Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955), Crackdown (1988) and The DuPont Show of the Week (1961). He was married to Roberta Haynes. He died on February 16, 1985 in Los Angeles, ...

42. Warner Baxter

Actor | Penthouse

Warner Baxter claimed to have an early pre-disposition toward show business: "I discovered a boy a block away who would eat worms and swallow flies for a penny. For one-third of the profits, I exhibited him in a tent." When he was age 9, his widowed mother moved to San Francisco where, following ...

43. Grant Mitchell

Actor | Arsenic and Old Lace

You would think stage and film veteran Grant Mitchell was born to play stern authoritarians; his father after all was General John Grant Mitchell. But Mitchell would actually be better known for his portrayals of harangued husbands, bemused dads and bilious executives in 30s and 40s films. Born in ...

44. Al Shearer

Actor | Kevin Hart's Guide to Black History

Al Shearer was born on August 14, 1977 in Columbus, Ohio, USA. He is an actor, known for Kevin Hart's Guide to Black History (2017), Hits from the Street (2000) and Al Shearer: The Other Black Guy Running for President in 2012 (2012).

45. Violet Hicks

Actress | Legion

Violet Hicks was born on May 28, 2008 in Columbus, Ohio, USA. She is an actress, known for Legion (2017), Vice (2018) and Grey's Anatomy (2005).

46. Nicole Pulliam

Actress | Inception

Born and raised in Columbus, Ohio, Nicole knew from a very young age that she wanted to pursue a career as a performer. To that end, she participated in several school productions while growing up, and completed numerous acting classes throughout her life. She started out slowly by taking on ...

47. Ernie Wheelwright

Actor | The Longest Yard

Ernie Wheelwright was born on November 28, 1939 in Columbus, Ohio, USA. He is known for his work on The Longest Yard (1974), Wildcats (1986) and Trackdown (1976). He died on May 3, 2001 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

48. Nick Swisher

Self | How I Met Your Mother

Nick Swisher was born on November 25, 1980 in Columbus, Ohio, USA as Nicholas Thompson Swisher. He has been married to JoAnna Garcia Swisher since December 11, 2010. They have two children.

49. Jess Adams

Actress | Community

Jess Adams was born on April 22, 1991 in Columbus, Ohio, USA as Jess Ariel Adams. She is an actress, known for Community (2009), The Nine Lives of Chloe King (2011) and This Thing with Sarah (2013).

50. Lorissa McComas

Actress | The Bare Wench Project

Lorissa McComas was born on November 26, 1970 in Columbus, Ohio, USA as Lorissa Deanna McComas. She is known for her work on The Bare Wench Project (2000), Piranha (1995) and Droid Gunner (1995). She died on November 3, 2009 in Waverly, Virginia, USA.


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