Birth Place Matching "Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | The Hunger Games
Elizabeth Banks was born Elizabeth Mitchell in Pittsfield, a small city in the Berkshires in western Massachusetts near the New York border, on February 10, 1974. She is the daughter of Ann (Wallace), who worked in a bank, and Mark P. Mitchell, a factory worker. Elizabeth describes herself as ...
Actor | Near Dark
Adrian Pasdar was born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, to Rosemarie Pasdar (née Sbresny), who owns a travel agency, and Homayoon Pasdar, a prominent heart surgeon. His father is Iranian and his mother, who was born in Germany, is of German, and some Polish, descent. At the age of 2, his father moved ...
After a youthful career in the New York City Ballet under the guidance of the famed dance-master George Balanchine, Elaine Giftos starred on Broadway, before moving to Hollywood to act in movies and on TV. She has co-starred with Barbra Streisand and Jack Nicholson, with Woody Allen and Gene Wilder...
Producer | The Office
Ben Silverman was born on August 15, 1970 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA as Benjamin N. Silverman. He is a producer and writer, known for The Office (2005), MacGruber (2010) and Ugly Betty (2006). He has been married to Jennifer Cuoco since December 18, 2010.
6. Carmen Filpi
Actor | The Wedding Singer
Character actor Carmen Filpi was born on March 22, 1923 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. The son of Remigio and Rosa Gatto Filpi, Carmen graduated from Pittsfield High School in 1942. Moreover, Filpi served in the U.S. Army in the Pacific during World War II. Carmen began his acting career as part of ...
Actress | King of the Hill
Emily Robison was born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts on 16 August, 1972. She was born with the name Emily Burns Erwin. Her parents are Paul Erwin and Barbara Trask. Her sister is Martie Maguire. She plays the banjo for the music band Dixie Chicks, along with her sister Martie, and Natalie Maines. ...
Producer | Bottle Shock
J. Todd Harris, Producer, is the CEO/founder of Branded Pictures Entertainment.
Originally from New York City, Mr. Harris earned his BA and MBA from Stanford. Between undergraduate and business school, he served as Managing Director of the award-winning Palo Alto-based repertory company TheatreWorks...
10. Philip Sedgwick
Writer | Mirage at Zabul Province
Philip wrote his first screenplay largely due to the prompting of a writer friend. The second script he penned, Neon Cactus, landed a berth as a Quarter-Finalist in the Academy's esteemed Nicholl Fellowship (1990). Since then, more than forty of his scripts & films have received acclaim in ...
11. Karen Rontowski
Actress | Some Kinda Joke
Originally from Pittsfield, Massachusetts, she has been a full time comedienne for nearly 20 years.
When she was in her early 20s she moved to Las Vegas and became a cigarette girl at Caesars Palace. Later she moved to San Diego, California where eventually she became a regular at both the Comedy ...
14. Don McGovern
Actor | Goin' South
Don McGovern was born on March 19, 1932 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA as Donald Raymond McGovern. He was an actor, known for Goin' South (1978), The Iceman Cometh (1973) and The Last Detail (1973). He was married to Maureen Smith McGovern. He died on October 15, 2013 in Conway, Arkansas, USA.
Director | The Year of the Haunted House
Matt Greene-DeLanghe grew up in Western Massachusetts in the 90's. He cut his teeth on filmmaking at NYU in the mid-2000's. In 2015 he wrote his first full-length screenplay based on a childhood experience of making a haunted house with his friends each Halloween. In 2016 he ran a successful ...
18. Rick D'Elia
Producer | Mafia Wars
Rick D'Elia was born on June 10, 1967 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA. He is known for his work on Mafia Wars, The Price of Air (2000) and American Indian Comedy Slam: Goin Native No Reservations Needed (2010).
21. Joan H. Parker
Writer | B.L. Stryker
Joan H. Parker was born on October 16, 1932 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA as Joan Hall. She was a writer and producer, known for B.L. Stryker (1989), A Man Called Hawk (1989) and Spenser: For Hire (1985). She was married to Robert B. Parker. She died on June 12, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts.
22. Alexa Green
Director | Syrup
Alexa Green directs and produces original films and content, and has worked in every position from Assistant Director to Production Manager to Editor on numerous shorts and features. She has won several national awards for her work. Green has also worked with HBO, Nickelodeon, Columbia Pictures, ...
28. David Loehr
David Loehr grew up on a farm in western Massachusetts, studied graphic design at Parson's School of Design in New York, and attended the Lester Polokov School for Stage Design.
In 1974 a friend gave him the book, James Dean: The Mutant King by David Dalton. David read the book while traveling from ...
31. Milton R. Bass
Writer | Jory
Milton Ralph Bass was born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, in 1923. A graduate of the University of Massachusetts, he received his Masters Degree in Englsh from Smith College. He served as a US Army medic during World War II, and after the war he became a columnist and entertainment editor for The ...
33. Fabio May
Actor | Redemption
Born in Pittsfield Mass to Walter & Irene May. His father's dream was to learn about television. Fabio started following his father's dreams which led him into acting and writing. After being in several plays and talent shows he was first approached to remake Michael Jackson videos which were shown...
39. Harry Ernest
Actor | The New Adventures of Tarzan
Harry Ernest was born on December 23, 1912 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA as Harry Ernest Hjorth. He was an actor, known for The New Adventures of Tarzan (1935) and Heroes of the Range (1936). He died on May 24, 2002 in Laguna Hills, California, USA.
45. Ruth Sutton
Producer | Koreatown
Ruth Sutton is co-Executive Producer (with husband Robert Sutton) of the 2005 motion picture Koreatown, her first activity in the movie industry. A singer in her teens before college, she is an expert in financial affairs, who has been for many years involved in the finance management side of a ...
46. John J. Williams
Actor | Marse Covington
John J. Williams was born on March 17, 1856 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA. He was an actor, known for Marse Covington (1915), Peggy, the Will O' the Wisp (1917) and Little Miss Hoover (1918). He died on October 5, 1918 in New York City, New York, USA.