Birth Place Matching "Iowa City, Iowa, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | Ozark
Michael Mosley has been bringing characters to life in film, television, and on stage for the past decade. Mosley can currently be seen starring on the USA series "Sirens," created by Denis Leary and Bob Fisher. The comedy based on the BBC show of the same name, follows three fast, ball-busting ...
3. Hill Harper
Actor | CSI: NY
Hill Harper, an accomplished film, television and stage actor, stars in the hit CBS drama series, CSI: NY (2004). He portrays "Dr. Sheldon Hawkes", a reclusive coroner who walked away from a promising surgical career after the traumatic loss of two patients. This February, he will star in the HBO ...
Actress | Melrose Place
Laura Leighton was born on July 24, 1968 in Iowa City, Iowa, USA as Laura Diane Miller. She is an actress, known for Melrose Place (1992), The Burrowers (2008) and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999). She has been married to Doug Savant since May 1998. They have two children.
5. Phil Morris
Actor | Atlantis: The Lost Empire
Phil Morris was born on April 4, 1959 in Iowa City, Iowa, USA as Phillip Morris. He is an actor and writer, known for Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001), Meet the Spartans (2008) and Black Dynamite (2009). He has been married to Carla Gittelson since September 24, 1983. They have two children.
Actor | The Trouble with Harry
Jerry Mathers was born on June 2, 1948 in Sioux City, Iowa, USA as Gerald P. Mathers. He is an actor and director, known for The Trouble with Harry (1955), Leave It to Beaver (1957) and The Love Boat (1977). He has been married to Teresa Modnick since January 30, 2011. He was previously married to ...
8. Kian Lawley
Actor | Before I Fall
Kian Robert Lawley is an actor born in Sioux City, Iowa, that moved to San Clemente, California when he was five years old. Kian started a YouTube channel with his best friend Sam Pottorff in 2010, two years later he joined a collab channel called Our2ndLife (O2L), which ended 2014. In 2015 he ...
9. Fred Grandy
Actor | The Love Boat
Fred is lovingly known as Gopher by his millions of fans around the world who watched him became for 9 years in the 1970s hit series The Love Boat (1977). But, before Fred became well known as an actor, he went to "Phillips Exeter Academy" with David Eisenhower. Later, he became David's best man ...
10. Macdonald Carey
Actor | Days of Our Lives
American film and television actor MacDonald Carey became famous for his role as Dr. Tom Horton on NBC's soap opera Days of Our Lives (1965). For three decades he was the centered cast member of the show.
His film career was from the 1940s-'60s, and he appeared mostly in second-features (aka "B" ...
11. Ron Clements
Writer | Hercules
Ron Clements was born on April 25, 1953 in Sioux City, Iowa, USA as Ronald Francis Clements. He is a writer and director, known for Hercules (1997), Aladdin (1992) and The Princess and the Frog (2009). He has been married to Tamara Lee Glumace since February 25, 1989.
14. Ashley Tesoro
Actress | The Bold and the Beautiful
Ashley Tesoro is a Christian and country music singer. In 2007 she released her self-titled country music debut through Tesoro Records. In 2010 she released a Country-Gospel album titled "Oh You Angel." In 2012 she released a Gospel Hymns album titled "Simply Worship." All of her EP's were produced...
16. John Lacy
Actor | Hell on Wheels
John Lacy is an American actor-director-writer living in Los Angeles. John was born in Iowa City where his father, the writer Robert Lacy, studied at the Iowa Writer's Workshop under the mentor-ship of Kurt Vonnegut and Richard Yates, alongside fellow students and notable writers, Andre Dubus, ...
17. Jerry Lacy
Actor | Play It Again, Sam
Jerry Lacy was born on March 27, 1936 in Sioux City, Iowa, USA as Gerald LeRoy Lacy. He is an actor and writer, known for Play It Again, Sam (1972), Spidora (2014) and The Last Case of August T. Harrison (2015). He has been married to Julia Duffy since June 21, 1984. They have two children.
18. Caitlin Dulany
Actress | Project X
Caitlin Dulany was born in Iowa City, Iowa where her father was a graduate student at the prestigious Iowa Writer's Workshop. Her family then moved to Kennybunk, Maine and eventually to Brooklyn, New York. She attended St. Ann's School in Brooklyn Heights, where her mother, Barry Dulany, was a ...
21. Robert Watzke
Director | Timepiece
Originally from Iowa City, Iowa, he is a theatre actor and director, and is dedicated to the performance and study of improvisation, having taught it to a wide variety of amateurs and professionals. Gary Austin (creator of The Groundlings), has called him, "One of the best improvisers I've ever ...
23. Pierre Watkin
Actor | Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Pierre Watkin was one of a stable of tall, distinguished-looking and sophisticated character actors (such as Russell Hicks, Jonathan Hale, Selmer Jackson and Samuel S. Hinds) whom Hollywood kept steadily employed playing political leaders, army officers, lawyers, wealthy businessmen and the like. ...
24. Frances Rafferty
Actress | The Adventures of Don Coyote
A pouty-lipped glamour girl in "B" films during the 1940s, actress Frances Rafferty did a complete role reversal and turned wholesome housewife on TV into the next decade.
Born on June 16, 1922 in Sioux City, Iowa, Frances Anne Rafferty and her family, during the Depression era, moved to Los Angeles...
25. Nate Ruess
Soundtrack | National Treasure
Nate Ruess is an American singer and songwriter. He is the lead vocalist of indie pop band Fun.
Fun released their first studio album, entitled Aim and Ignite. The album received generally positive reviews and peaked at 71 on the Billboard 200.
Their second album, Some Nights, was released on ...
26. Meredith Willson
Soundtrack | The Music Man
Meredith Willson - musician, playwright and composer - was best known for the book, words, and music for The Music Man (1962). He wrote two other musical plays, including The Unsinkable Molly Brown (1964). Many of his songs are standards, including "You and I", "May the Good Lord Bless and Keep You...
27. Iris Meredith
Actress | First Offenders
Attractive blond leading lady of second features in the 1930's and 40's, who had enough charm and charisma to have merited a better career. Her exploits as a western heroine paled in comparison to her real life battles, which began when she lost both her parents while in her early teens. Forced to ...
28. Constance Moore
Actress | Atlantic City
Blonde singer/actress Constance Moore was a stylish, glamorous lead in many "B" war-era musicals. Born in Sioux City, Iowa, on January 18, 1920, she was raised in Dallas, Texas, and nurtured ambitions to be a singer. The one-time brunette with the rich contralto started out as a band vocalist prior...
31. Linda Hayes
Soundtrack | Brooklyn
Linda Hayes was born on October 11, 1918 in Sac City, Iowa, USA as Rachelle Mendenhall. She was an actress, known for Brooklyn (2015), I'm Still Alive (1940) and The Girl from Mexico (1939). She was married to Frank W. Walker, Lou Crosby and Dominic Germano. She died on December 19, 1995 in Palm ...
32. Jake Johannsen
Actor | Loaded Weapon 1
Jake Johannsen was born on July 28, 1960 in Iowa City, Iowa, USA as Scott Jacob Johannsen. He is an actor and writer, known for Loaded Weapon 1 (1993), Suckers (2001) and Jake Johannsen: This'll Take About an Hour (1991). He is married to Belinda Waymouth. They have one child.
33. Fran Allison
Actress | The Mikado
A lovely and gracious presence amid a couple of scene-stealing puppets, Fran Allison was a shining star of radio and early TV, and enjoyed immense popularity with children for decades as the sole human element of the Kukla, Fran and Ollie (1947) show.
The open-faced blonde singer, actress and ...
34. Ben Rollins
Actor | The Orange Man
Growing up, he moved every 2 years or so (including 5 years in Australia 1967-1972). A year after graduating high school, he enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps. A back injury ended his career after only 6 years.
After a hiatus of nearly 21 years, he answered his nation's call again and enlisted in ...
35. June Carryl
Actress | Sweet November
Playwright and actor June Carryl (born Lomena) grew up in Denver, Colorado. Starting out in Political Science at Brown, intending to be a lawyer, she bailed on the last round of LSAT's and pursued a Ph.D. in English Literature instead. She wrote a play for her midterm in a Drama survey course ...
36. Del Tenney
Producer | The Curse of the Living Corpse
Del Tenney was born in Mason City, Iowa, and moved to California with his parents when he was 12. Attending Los Angeles City and State college, he developed an interest in the theater, became an actor and made a living at it for most of his young adult life. He acted on stage, did extra work in ...
41. Vince St. Cyr
Actor | Billy Two Hats
William Vincent St.Cyr, or Vince was born on the Winnebago Indian Reservation on the Eastern banks of the Missouri River in Nebraska. In 1950, he entered the United States Marine Corps where he served in Korea during the Korean conflict. During his service, he was awarded the Bronze Star, the ...
Producer | Alive Inside
Abigail Van Buren was born on July 4, 1918 in Sioux City, Iowa, USA as Pauline Esther Friedman. She was a producer, known for Alive Inside (2014), The Steve Allen Plymouth Show (1956) and Sammy and Company (1975). She was married to Morton Phillips. She died on January 16, 2013 in Minneapolis, ...
Actor | The Bold and the Beautiful
Gregory Gifford Giles was born on July 18, 1961 in Sioux City, Iowa, USA. He is an actor, known for The Bold and the Beautiful (1987), Boomtown (2002) and Live! (2007). He has been married to Rande M. Levine since April 8, 2012. He was previously married to Stephani L. Bruyer.
48. Robert Downing
Actor | Victoria Regina
Actor, critic (Denver Post) and production manager who began a long show-business career in the 1930s, touring with Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne in "The Seagull", "Idiot's Delight" and "Amphitryon 38", as well as working for the Federal Theater and Federal Writers projects. By 1940 he was ...
50. David Backus
Actor | Priest
David Backhaus (AKA The Orphan Killer) resides in Los Angeles CA. David is originally from Sioux City IA. His first breakthrough role came in the Tribeca Film Festival hit of IOWA. He is a part of the new Horror Franchise The Orphan Killer. David is a menacing presence and is sure to be the Robert ...