Birth Place Matching "New Haven, Connecticut, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Madeline Zima

Actress | Californication

Madeline Zima was born in New Haven, Connecticut, to parents Dennis and Marie, and is the sister of actresses Vanessa Zima and Yvonne Zima. "Zima", a Polish surname, is her mother's maiden name; Madeline's maternal grandfather was of Polish descent, while her other ancestry is Italian, German, and ...

2. Paul Giamatti

Actor | Sideways

Paul Giamatti is an American actor who has worked steadily and prominently for over twenty years, and is best known for leading roles in the films American Splendor (2003), Sideways (2004), and Barney's Version (2010) (for which he won a Golden Globe), and supporting roles in the films Cinderella ...

3. Titus Welliver

Actor | The Town

Titus Welliver was born on March 12, 1961 in New Haven, Connecticut. His father was a famous landscape painter, Neil Welliver. His mother was a fashion illustrator, Norma Cripps. He has three brothers, one was killed overseas. He was raised in Philadelphia and New York City, surrounded by poets and...

4. Lauren Ambrose

Actress | Six Feet Under

Lauren Ambrose was born on February 20, 1978 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA as Lauren Anne D'Ambruoso. She is an actress and producer, known for Six Feet Under (2001), Psycho Beach Party (2000) and Where the Wild Things Are (2009). She has been married to Sam Handel since September 2001. They have ...

5. Kenny Johnson

Actor | The Shield

Kenny Johnson is an American actor whose celebrated range, depth and sincerity has only been magnified by starring opposite Oscar, Emmy and Golden Globe Award winners and nominees, such as Anthony Hopkins, Vera Farmiga, Holly Hunter, Juliette Lewis, Glenn Close, Forest Whitaker, Maria Bello, and ...

6. Becki Newton

Actress | Ugly Betty

Becki grew up in Guilford, Connecticut. She started performing in local productions and summer stock theater at age 13. She studied European History at the University of Pennsylvania, during which time she spent several semesters abroad. After graduating, Becki immediately moved to NYC to pursue ...

7. Nolan North

Actor | Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection

Nolan North was born on October 31, 1970 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA as Nolan Ramsay North. He is known for his work on Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection (2015), Con Man (2015) and Pretty Little Liars (2010). He has been married to Jill Murray since June 4, 1999. They have two children.

8. Roberts Blossom

Actor | Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Roberts Blossom was a marvelously quirky, talented, and versatile character actor who was especially adept at portraying cantankerous old oddballs. Born in 1924 in New Haven, Connecticutt, Blossom graduated from the prestigious Asheville School in 1941 and attended Harvard. Roberts initially ...

9. D.J. Cotrona

Actor | G.I. Joe: Retaliation

D.J. Cotrona was born on May 23, 1980 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA as Donald Joseph Cotrona. He is an actor and producer, known for G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013), Dear John (2010) and Venom (2005).

10. Adam LaVorgna

Actor | Brooklyn Bridge

Adam LaVorgna was born on March 1, 1981 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA. He is an actor, known for Brooklyn Bridge (1991), I'll Be Home for Christmas (1998) and Blast (2000).

11. Tony Amendola

Actor | Annabelle

Tony was born and raised in New Haven, Connecticut.

He attended Southern Connecticut State University and graduated in 1974.

While an undergraduate student at Southern Connecticut State University, he performed in several productions at Albertus Magnus College, an all-girls college (until 1985) in ...

12. Michael Bolton

Soundtrack | MacGruber

Michael Bolton, the multiple Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter and social activist, has sold more than 65 million albums and singles worldwide. He continues to tour the world every year, all while writing, recording and taping for a wide array of projects spanning music, film, television and ...

13. Paul Fusco

Actor | ALF

Paul Fusco was born on January 29, 1953 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for ALF (1986), Project: ALF (1996) and ALF. He has been married to Linda Fusco since October 13, 1978. They have one child.

14. Larry Sullivan

Actor | Big Little Lies

Larry Sullivan was born on September 10, 1970 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA as Lawrence Edward Sullivan Jr. He is known for his work on Big Little Lies (2017), CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000) and Will & Grace (1998).

15. Daniel Cosgrove

Actor | Van Wilder

Daniel Cosgrove was born on December 16, 1970 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA as Daniel Thomas Cosgrove. He is an actor, known for Van Wilder (2002), Guiding Light (1952) and Valentine (2001). He has been married to Marie Cosgrove since October 18, 1997. They have four children.

16. Norman Lear

Writer | All in the Family

Norman Lear is a World War II veteran, actor, writer, producer, director, and creator of such legendary sitcoms like All In The Family, Good Times, Sanford And Son, The Jeffersons, Maude, and many other sitcoms that defined and revolutionized American television.

Norman Milton Lear was born in New ...

17. Ron Palillo

Actor | Jason Lives: Friday the 13th Part VI

At 14, Ron Palillo started his own summer theater in Cheshire, Connecticut. His parents,Gabriel and Carmel Palillo,were surprised when the summer theater actually made money. After graduating from high school, Ron went to the University of Connecticut at Storrs, where he majored in drama. He ...

18. Billy Lush

Actor | Straw Dogs

Billy Lush was born on November 30, 1981 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA as William Paul Lush. He is an actor, known for Straw Dogs (2011), Dishonored (2012) and The Black Donnellys (2007).

19. George DiCenzo

Actor | Back to the Future

George DiCenzo was born on April 21, 1940 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA as George Ralph DiCenzo. He was an actor and producer, known for Back to the Future (1985), Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) and The Secret of the Sword (1985). He was married to Donna Artz, Donna Ehlert and Leslie ...

20. Chris Bruno

Actor | The Dead Zone

Christopher Malcolm Bruno was born in New Haven Connecticut. He grew up in the small town of Milford with his mother but spent a substantial amount of time with his father on Manhattan's Upper West Side of New York City. Surrounded by the allure of New York and all its offerings, Chris developed an...

21. Marcus Giamatti

Actor | Necessary Roughness

Marcus is best known for the role of "Peter Gray", on the long-running CBS drama Judging Amy (1999).

Marcus is also an accomplished, professional bass guitarist, playing in several bands in Los Angeles, including the alternative country artist Olivea Watson (2007 Gibson Artist Of The Year). Marcus ...

22. Jill Eikenberry

Actress | L.A. Law

The couple who plays together stays together. While this old and familiar adage probably would not work for a number of the happily married, high-profiled Hollywood star couples still thriving around town, it certainly has done wonders for one of Hollywood's more popular pairs -- actress Jill ...

23. Mike Cahill

Editor | Another Earth

Mike Cahill was born on July 5, 1979 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA. He is known for his work on Another Earth (2011), I Origins (2014) and Doctors.

24. John Bedford Lloyd

Actor | The Abyss

John Bedford Lloyd's interest in acting began accidentally, while he was a pre-med student at Williams College. A friend convinced him to take a part in a production of "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," and the experience changed his life. He switched his curriculum to English and began regularly ...

25. Jessica Blank

Writer | Almost Home

Jessica Blank is an actor, writer, and director. With her husband Erik Jensen, she is author of the plays The Exonerated, Aftermath, and How To Be A Rock Critic, and the film version of The Exonerated (2005). Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen adapted the film Almost Home (2018) from her novel and ...

26. Karen Carpenter

Soundtrack | Paul Williams Still Alive

Born in New Haven, Connecticut, Karen Carpenter moved with her family to Downey, California, in 1963. Karen's older brother, Richard Carpenter, decided to put together an instrumental trio with him on the piano, Karen on the drums and their friend Wes Jacobs on the bass and tuba. In a battle of the...

27. Melanie Chartoff

Actress | Alexander IRL

Melanie Chartoff was born on December 15, 1948 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA. She is an actress and director, known for Alexander IRL (2017) and Switched at Birth (2011). She has been married to Stan Friedman since July 5, 2013.

28. Martha Coolidge

Director | Valley Girl

Martha Patterson Coolidge was born on August 17, 1946 in New Haven Connecticut. She studied illustration at Rhode Island School of Design, but changed majors, becoming the first film major at the school. She attended and graduated from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, where she ...

29. Michael Barra

Actor | Gotham

Michael grew up in Durham, Connecticut with his parents and older sister. He went to Coginchaug Regional High School and The Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts where he majored in theatre. The summer after his junior year in high school Michael started acting professionally with roles in ...

30. Mary Louise Wilson

Actress | Nebraska

Mary Louise Wilson was born on November 12, 1931 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA. She is an actress, known for Nebraska (2013), Pet Sematary (1989) and Zelig (1983). She was previously married to Cibelli, Albert.

31. Richard Carpenter

Soundtrack | Better Off Dead...

Richard Carpenter, who was best known as 1/2 of "The Carpenters". His sister, Karen had a voice of the heart by performing big hits such as "Close To You", "Rainy Days on Mondays", "We've Only Just Begun", and other megahits. Their dominance, ran out of steam in late 1976 due to poor record sales. ...

32. Benjamin Ratner

Actor | Wonder

Ben Ratner is an award-winning actor, writer, and director. Best known for starring in internationally acclaimed Canadian films such as Fathers & Sons, Amazon Falls, Last Wedding, and Mount Pleasant, Ratner also wrote, directed and co-starred in the feature film Moving Malcolm, which was awarded a ...

33. Aneliese Heinz

Actress | Hollywood Sex Wars

Aneliese Heinz is from Yale. Aneliese Heinz built a wall as Jill in At Best Derivative (2009). Aneliese Heinz is a hot ex-girlfriend named Thania Diaz in References (2009). Aneliese Heinz is Claire a luminous hotel girl in Fear of Flying (2010). Aneliese Heinz is Lyric in Hollywood Sex Wars (2011)....

34. Liz Phair

Soundtrack | Fanboys

Liz Phair was born on April 17, 1967 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA as Elizabeth Clark Phair. She is a composer, known for Fanboys (2009), Thirteen (2003) and She's All That (1999). She was previously married to Jim Staskauskas.

35. Jack Arnold

Director | The Incredible Shrinking Man

Jack Arnold reigns supreme as one of the great directors of 1950s science-fiction features. His films are distinguished by moody black and white cinematography, solid acting, smart, thoughtful scripts, snappy pacing, a genuine heartfelt enthusiasm for the genre and plenty of eerie atmosphere.

Arnold...

36. George W. Bush

Camera Department | Journeys with George

The 43rd President of the United States of America, George Walker Bush (known colloquially as "W" to distinguish himself from his father, George Bush, the 41st president of the U.S.), was born two days after the national holiday of the Fourth of July, 1946 in New Haven, Connecticut. There, his ...

37. George Petrie

Actor | Planes, Trains & Automobiles

George Petrie was born on November 16, 1912 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA. He was an actor and director, known for Planes, Trains & Automobiles (1987), The Day After (1983) and Leave It to Beaver (1957). He was married to Patricia Pope. He died on November 16, 1997 in Los Angeles, California, ...

38. Patricia Smith

Actress | The Spirit of St. Louis

Patricia Smith was born on February 20, 1930 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA. She was an actress, known for The Spirit of St. Louis (1957), The Debbie Reynolds Show (1969) and Helen Keller and Her Teacher (1970). She was married to John Lasell. She died on January 2, 2011 in Los Angeles, California,...

39. Matt Newton

Actor | Van Wilder

Older brother of Becki Newton, who plays Amanda on Ugly Betty (2006). Raised in Guilford, Connecticut, Matt began acting at the age of 15. He competed in state and regional theatre festivals throughout high school, and went on to study drama at Vassar College and the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center. ...

40. George Murphy

Actor | This Is the Army

After giving up college, George Murphy decided to become a dancer. Starting in 1927, he worked with his wife and partner Julie Johnson on Broadway. In 1934, after his wife retired from show business, he worked with Shirley Temple, in Hollywood, as well as Eleanor Powell, Fred Astaire, and Ronald ...

41. Harry Myers

Actor | City Lights

Harry Myers was born on September 5, 1882 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA as Harry Clifford Myers. He was an actor and director, known for City Lights (1931), The Catch of the Season (1914) and The Adventures of Robinson Crusoe (1922). He was married to Rosemary Theby and Nellie Campbell. He died on...

42. Vitta Quinn

Muppets Most Wanted

Film, television, and theatre actress Vitta Quinn is a New Haven, Connecticut native who, throughout her precocious grammar school days, was enrolled in one of the state's talented and gifted children's arts programs. Post-high school graduation with honors, the ambitious thespian and academic ...

43. Biff McGuire

Actor | Serpico

Biff McGuire was born on October 25, 1926 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA as William J McGuire Jr. He is an actor and writer, known for Serpico (1973), The Thomas Crown Affair (1968) and Firebird 2015 AD (1981). He has been married to Jeannie Carson since November 29, 1960.

44. Hector David Jr.

Actor | Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief

Hector David Jr. was born on July 10, 1989 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA. He is known for his work on Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010), Power Rangers Megaforce (2013) and Power Rangers Samurai (2011).

45. Robert Mailhouse

Actor | Sports Night

Actor and musician Robert Mailhouse was born and raised in New Haven, Connecticut. After receiving a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from The Catholic University of America in their acclaimed acting program, Mailhouse was cast as a series regular on the long-running NBC television soap, "Days of our ...

46. Alfred Newman

Composer | How the West Was Won

Alfred Newman was born on March 17, 1901 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA. He is known for his work on How the West Was Won (1962), All About Eve (1950) and V for Vendetta (2005). He was married to Martha Montgomery and Mary Lou Dix. He died on February 17, 1970 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California,...

47. Frank Coghlan Jr.

Actor | Adventures of Captain Marvel

The son of a railroad clerk/pro boxer, Frank Coghlan Jr. was born in Connecticut and soon moved with his parents to California, where all three did extra work in silent pictures. Freckle-faced Coghlan was soon one of the era's most popular child actors, but with the advent of sound (and the ...

48. Jennifer Getzinger

Director | Mad Men

Jennifer Getzinger was born on September 26, 1967 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA. She is known for her work on Mad Men (2007), Outlander (2014) and Counterpart (2017).

49. Rocky Roads

Actress | Fetish

This dark-haired beauty with a striking resemblance to Italian actress Fabiana Udenio (the "Austin Powers" spy spoofs) was working in a hamburger joint one day when she just decided she had had enough. She walked out the front door of the burger joint and into the front door of a strip club nearby,...

50. Stephen Mendillo

Actor | Slap Shot

Stephen Mendillo was born on October 9, 1942 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA as Stephen Wetmore Mendillo. He is known for his work on Slap Shot (1977), Lone Star (1996) and The Artist (2011). He has been married to Lisa Blake Richards since September 9, 2000. He was previously married to Caroline ...


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