Birth Place Matching "Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Rush Hour
Elizabeth's love for the arts came naturally, as her father was a well-known playwright, actor, director and novelist, so it is not hard to understand that by the time she was eight, Cuban-American Elizabeth Pena already had designs to become an actress. Born in Elizabeth, New Jersey, and raised in...
Actor | Stagecoach
Thomas Mitchell was one of the great American character actors, whose credits read like a list of the greatest films of the 20th century: Lost Horizon (1937); Stagecoach (1939); The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939); Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939); Gone with the Wind (1939); It's a Wonderful Life...
Actress | Everybody Wants to Be Italian
Marisa Petroro is an American film and television actress and model from Elizabeth, New Jersey, who is of Italian and Argentine descent. She is recognized for developing a diverse range of on-screen personalities, it's no wonder this Jersey girl has made a spot for herself in Hollywood.
At the ...
4. Valerie Cruz
Actress | Cellular
Cruz recently joined the cast of FOX's hit series The Following where she plays strong-willed FBI Agent Gina Mendez, who alongside Ryan Hardy (Kevin Bacon), heads the investigation on serial killer Joe Carroll (James Purefoy). Season three of the psychological drama series returns in March 2, 2015.
5. Joan Carroll
Actress | Meet Me in St. Louis
Joan Felt was born on January 18, 1931, in Elizabeth, New Jersey. Her mother was quite a famous piano player in the 1930s. Six-year-old Joan made her film debut in Walking Down Broadway (1938). She played the role of Sunny, and changed her name from Felt to Carroll. A role in Two Sisters (1938) ...
Actress | Police Academy
Debralee Scott was born on April 2, 1953 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA. She was an actress, known for Police Academy (1984), Police Academy 3: Back in Training (1986) and Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman (1976). She died on April 5, 2005 in Amelia Island, Florida, USA.
Actor | Star Trek: Insurrection
Daniel Hugh Kelly was born on August 10, 1952 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, the middle of five children. His father was a police officer/detective and his mother was a social worker. He received his B.A. from St. Vincent College in Latrobe, Pennsylvania and pursued his M.F.A. on a full scholarship at ...
13. Tom Colicchio
Producer | Top Chef
Tom Colicchio was born on August 15, 1962 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA as Thomas Patrick Colicchio. He is a producer and actor, known for Top Chef (2006), The Smurfs (2011) and Last Chance Kitchen (2016). He has been married to Lori Silverbush since September 14, 2001. They have two children.
14. John Morris
Music Department | The Elephant Man
John Morris was born on October 18, 1926 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA as John Leonard Morris. He is known for his work on The Elephant Man (1980), Blazing Saddles (1974) and Coach (1989). He was married to Francesca Bosetti. He died on January 25, 2018 in Red Hook, New York, USA.
15. Judy Blume
Writer | Tiger Eyes
Judy Blume was born on February 12, 1938 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA as Judith Sussman. She is a writer and producer, known for Tiger Eyes (2012), ABC Weekend Specials (1977) and Fudge (1995). She has been married to George Cooper since June 6, 1987. She was previously married to Thomas A. ...
16. John Griesemer
Actor | The Crucible
Griesemer was born and brought up in New Jersey. While working for a newspaper in Lebanon, New Hampshire, was sent on assignment to cover a local theatre company. The director talked him into auditioning for a play, and he got hooked. He worked for that local theatre company for two years, playing ...
17. Robert Tisdale
Producer | Play Dead
Born in Elizabeth New Jersey, graduated with a BA in Economics from Rutgers University; along with a MBA from Loyola Marymount University. Modeled in Europe for years & relocated to Los Angeles, California in 1990. Opened the doors to Managing Artistic Concepts LLC., aka (MAC Mgmt) in 1998. Talent ...
Soundtrack | The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson
Stonewall Uprising warrior, Andy Warhol model, and the Mayor of Christopher Street - pioneering gay rights activist, AIDS activist and drag mother Marsha P. Johnson was both enigmatic and unforgettable.
Multiple documentaries have been made about Johnson, featuring interviews with family and friends...
21. George Brand
Actor | B.T.K. Killer
George H. Brand is a true Legend.
This is a man who lived his life as the brightest of lights, full of love, compassion, and generosity. He spread happiness and laughter to everyone (huge belly laughs with tears, he was the funniest guy). A true Gentleman.
George helped the homeless and donated ...
Self | Showtime, U.S.A.
US Admiral William "Bull" Halsey was born William Frederick Halsey Jr., in Elizabeth, New Jersey, on October 30, 1882, the son of the late Capt. William F. Halsey, US Navy. President William McKinley appointed Halsey to the Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland, in 1900. While at the Academy Halsey ...
24. Erroll Southers
Self | The Nineties
Erroll Southers was born on August 9, 1956 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA as Erroll Gregory Southers. He is known for his work on The Nineties (2017), America's Book of Secrets (2012) and Forensic Justice (2016). He is married to Caryn Shawn Beck. They have two children.
25. Danielle Adams
Actress | Hoagie
Danielle Adams was born on July 18, 1980 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA. She is an actress, known for Hoagie (2012), The History of Everything Circa 1993: F/K/A Kissy Cousins Monster Babies (2018) and Ashes (2018).
26. Betty Luster
Actress | Mr. B Natural
Betty Luster was born on April 27, 1922 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA. She was an actress, known for Mr. B Natural (1957), Seven at Eleven (1951) and All Star Revue (1950). She was married to Edmund Astley "Ned" Prentis III. She died on May 25, 2011 in Palm Beach, Florida, USA.
28. Carol Vitale
Actress | The Carol Vitale Show
Beautiful blonde stunner Carol Vitale was born on November 14, 1946 in Elizabeth, New Jersey. Carol grew up in New Jersey with her six half brothers and sisters. At age 12 Vitale went to New York City and won a dance contest. Moreover, she won second place in a track and field competition. Carol ...
29. Dick Vosburgh
Writer | It's Tommy Cooper
Dick Vosburgh was born on August 27, 1929 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA as Richard Kennedy Vosburgh. He was a writer and actor, known for It's Tommy Cooper (1969), Planet Patrol (1963) and Colonel Trumper's Private War (1961). He was married to Beryl Roques. He died on April 18, 2007 in London, ...
Writer | Who Is the Bloodiest Royal?
Jonathon The Impaler Sharkey was born on April 2, 1964 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA as John A. Sharkey. He is a writer and producer, known for Who Is the Bloodiest Royal?, The Comeback Fighter (2011) and Training for a Fight (2012). He was previously married to Audrianna Lynn Foster, Megan Cochran...
32. Rick Barry
Actor | Uncle Drew
Rick Barry will go down as one of the greatest, albeit misunderstood and controversial, stars in basketball history. He was born in New Jersey and, after a successful high school career, enrolled at the University of Miami (Florida). With a dead-eye outside shot, Barry put Hurricane basketball on ...
42. Tony Tarracino
Actor | CrossBones
Tony Tarracino was born on August 10, 1916 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA as Anthony Tarracino. He was an actor, known for CrossBones (2005), Key West (1993) and Winner Takes All (1998). He was married to Marty Tarracino, Mae Tarracino, Mimi Tarracino and Shirley Tarracino. He died on November 1, ...
44. Melissa Otero
Actress | Do the Hustle
Melissa Otero is an internationally acclaimed musical artist in both the Latin and Pop/Rock world. Born in New Jersey and raised in Puerto Rico, Melissa felt compelled to honor both her American and Latin roots in her music by writing and performing in both English and Spanish. She released her ...
48. Alex Koba
Actor | Flowers in the Attic
Alex Koba was born on April 20, 1918 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA. He was an actor, known for Flowers in the Attic (1987), The Secret Agent Club (1996) and The Happy Hooker Goes to Washington (1977). He was married to Jean Koba. He died on November 13, 1999 in Citrus Heights, California, USA.
50. David F. Maxwell
Actor | Southern Belles
Dave Maxwell has been an avid movie fan from a very early age and spent most Saturday afternoons at the local matinee. This love of movies continued into adulthood and eventually led him to the film community of Wilmington, North Carolina - the home of Screen Gem Studios. His first break was as a ...