Birth Place Matching "Richmond, Virginia, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Constance Wu
Actress | Crazy Rich Asians
Constance Wu was born and raised in Richmond, Virginia. Her mother is a computer programmer and her father is a college professor. Both are Taiwanese immigrants. Constance grew up in Richmond performing in the local community theatre scene. At sixteen, she moved to New York to study at the famed ...
Actor | Left 4 Dead 2
Delivered a fantastic performance of a reformed street 'hitter' on the HBO show 'The Wire' from Series 3 to Series 5 with varied screen time. The character reflected the possibility of reformed criminals into positive characters of society; as with Coleman's character starting a boxing gym for the ...
Actor | Reds
Since starring in his first film, Splendor in the Grass (1961), Warren Beatty has been said to have demonstrated a greater longevity in movies than any actor of his generation. Few people have taken so many responsibilities for all phases of the production of films as producer, director, writer, ...
Actress | Terms of Endearment
Shirley MacLaine was born Shirley MacLean Beaty in Richmond, Virginia. Her mother, Kathlyn Corinne (MacLean), was a drama teacher from Nova Scotia, Canada, and her father, Ira Owens Beaty, a professor of psychology and real estate agent, was from Virginia. Her brother, Warren Beatty, was born on ...
Actress | Ozark
Sofia Hublitz (born 1999) is an American actress. She appeared with Jason Bateman and Laura Linney as their daughter, in the American television series Ozark. Sofia Hublitz made her debut television appearance in 2013, where she was one of the contestants on MasterChef Junior, finishing in 8th ...
Actress | 12 Monkeys
Scottie Thompson grew up in Richmond, Virginia. With a love for dance and performing Thompson started dancing ballet at an early age. She danced professionally with the Richmond Ballet, before going on to receive a bachelor's degree from Harvard University. While there, she discovered her love for ...
Producer | The X Files
George Vincent Gilligan Jr. (born February 10, 1967) is an American writer, producer, and director. He is known for his television work, specifically as creator, head writer, executive producer, and director of Breaking Bad and its spin-off Better Call Saul. He was a writer and producer for The ...
Actress | 21 Jump Street
Secondary to studying performing arts as American University in Washington, D.C., Aaron made her debut in motion pictures with a small part in Robert Altman's Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean (1982). Since, she has built her acting career as a character actress, and continues ...
10. Jennifer Aspen
Actress | Mr. Woodcock
With an engaging personality, comedic sensibilities and unquestionable talent, Jennifer Aspen breathes life and authenticity into every role she undertakes. As an actor Jennifer has over 75 credits to her name. She has starred on multiple series, from the classic FOX hit "Party of Five" as Daphne ...
11. Dub Taylor
Actor | The Getaway
Dub Taylor was born on February 26, 1907 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Walter Clarence Taylor II. He was an actor, known for The Getaway (1972), The Wild Bunch (1969) and Bonnie and Clyde (1967). He was married to Florence Gertrude Heffernan. He died on October 3, 1994 in Los Angeles, California, ...
12. Corey Reynolds
Actor | The Closer
Corey Reynolds is one of the most versatile performers working in the business today. He currently can be seen playing Sgt. David Gabriel opposite Emmy Award winning actress Kyra Sedgwick on TNT's The Closer (2005), the highest rated show in cable television history. His performance on the show has ...
13. Tinsley Mortimer
Actress | The Other Two
Tinsley Mortimer was born to a blueblood Virginia family. Her middle name Randolph is a reference to her ancestor Thomas Jefferson. Her family is descended from John Mercer, the writer of the first Code of Virginia. Tinsley spent her childhood at Graymont, the Mercer family house in Richmond, and ...
14. Stoney Jackson
Actor | Angels in the Outfield
Stoney Jackson moved to California in 1976 with his family. His parents started a Family Practice Medical Clinic in Riverside. It was then Stoney got an agent and started doing television commercials and eventually moved to the theatrical side of the industry. Stoney has appeared in over 40 films ...
15. Aimee Mann
Soundtrack | Magnolia
Aimee Mann is a Grammy- and Oscar-nominated singer-songwriter. She has released 9 albums including Bachelor No. 2, @#%&*! Smilers, Lost in Space, and Mental Illness in January 2017. Her work includes the soundtrack from the critically acclaimed film Magnolia. "Save Me" was later nominated for an ...
Actress | Celebrity Deathmatch
Debbie Matenopoulos was born on December 13, 1974 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Thespina Matenopoulos. She is an actress, known for Celebrity Deathmatch (1998), American Dreams (2002) and General Hospital (1963). She has been married to Jon Falcone since 2013. They have one child. She was ...
17. Stan Winston
Special Effects | Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Stan Winston was born on April 7, 1946 in Richmond, Virginia, USA. He is known for his work on Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991), Aliens (1986) and Jurassic Park (1993). He was married to Karen Winston. He died on June 15, 2008 in Malibu, California, USA.
18. William Smithers
Actor | Papillon
Although character actor William (or Bill) Smithers is not recognizable perhaps by name, the face is definitely familiar especially to baby boomer TV fans. A smart, articulate, well-groomed actor with noticeably premature gray hair, Smithers is probably best remembered for his on-again, off-again ...
19. Madison Mason
Actor | Eagle Eye
Winner of the MovieGuide Award, Madison spent his teen years in Charlotte, North Carolina where he began his career in Community Theatre and Summer Stock. After graduating from the famous Bristol Old Vic Theatre School in Bristol England, he returned to the New York Broadway and Off Broadway stage ...
20. Timothy Williams
Writer | Tell
Born in Richmond, Virginia, Timothy began acting in New York, doing several plays at Papp's Public Theatre with Fisher Stevens and Keith Gordon, and also at the New York Theatre Ensemble with Daniel Stern and John Randolph. While in New York, Timothy was also a playwright and had a show "No Title (...
22. Greg Ayres
Actor | Chrono Crusade
Greg Ayres was born on December 7, 1968 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Gregory Scott Ayres. He is an actor, known for Chrono Crusade (2003), Gekijouban Sora no otoshimono: Tokei jikake no enjeroido (2011) and Deadman Wonderland (2011).
23. Mickie James
Actress | WWF SmackDown!
Mickie James was born on August 31, 1979 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Mickie Laree James. She is an actress, known for WWE SmackDown Live (1999), WWE Raw (1993) and TNA Impact! Wrestling (2004). She has been married to Nick Aldis since December 31, 2015. They have one child.
26. Bill Robinson
Soundtrack | The Shape of Water
Bill Robinson quit school at age seven and began work as a professional dancer the following year. Bojangles (the name referred to his happy-go-lucky ebullience) starred in vaudeville, musical stage and movies. He invented the stair tap routine and was considered one of the world's greatest tap ...
28. Brandon Rush
Actor | Avengers: Endgame
Brandon Rush is fast making a name for himself as one of the hardest working young actors in Hollywood. Known for playing "Agent Fox" on 24:Legacy (2017) the reboot to the original '24' series on Fox Network .
Best-Known for his portrayal as "Agent Rush" on the hit CBS television episodic drama ...
29. David Baldacci
Writer | Absolute Power
David Baldacci was born on August 5, 1960 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as David Gregory Baldacci. He is known for his work on Absolute Power (1997), Wish You Well (2013) and The Finisher. He has been married to Michelle Collin since May 5, 1990. They have two children.
32. Julia Faye
Actress | The Ten Commandments
Julia Faye's career is inextricably linked to director Cecil B. DeMille. He was her mentor, while she was for many years his mistress (a liaison which was tolerated by De Mille's long-suffering wife Constance Adams). Julia was born in Richmond, Virginia, of French-American parentage. She had a ...
33. Olive Borden
Actress | Half Marriage
Considered one of the most beautiful actresses of the silent era, Borden was a 'Mack Sennet' bathing beauty at 15 and reached the peak of her career in 1926 when she made 11 films for Fox Studios and was earning $1,500 a week. Refusing to take a salary cut, Borden abruptly left Fox in 1928 and made...
34. Chris Ayres
Chris Ayres was born on May 16, 1965 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Christopher Owen Ayres. He is known for his work on Dragon Ball Z: Doragon bôru Z - Fukkatsu no 'F' (2015), Dragon Ball Z Kai (2009) and Dragon Ball Super: Broly (2018).
36. Hansford Rowe
Actor | Dante's Peak
Hansford Rowe was born on May 12, 1924 in Richmond, Virginia, USA. He was an actor, known for Dante's Peak (1997), V: The Final Battle (1984) and Three Days of the Condor (1975). He was married to Mira and Jan Morgan. He died on September 5, 2017 in Newhall, Santa Clarita, California, USA.
38. Ernest Anderson
Actor | In This Our Life
Ernest Anderson was born in Lynn MA and earned his high school diploma in Washington D.C. at Dunbar High School, formerly named The Preparatory High School for Colored Youth. Founded in 1891, it was America's first public high school for black students. He earned his bachelor's degree at ...
39. Tom Wolfe
Writer | The Right Stuff
Tom Wolfe was born on March 2, 1930 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Thomas Kennerly Wolfe Jr. He was a writer, known for The Right Stuff (1983), The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990) and The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test. He was married to Sheila Berger. He died on May 14, 2018 in New York, USA.
41. Jonathan Sale
Actor | Lola Versus
Jonathan Sale was born in Richmond, VA, attended the University of Richmond and American Conservatory Theater. Stage work includes The Shape of Things with Paul Rudd, A Soldier's Play with Taye Diggs and Handle With Care with Carol Lawrence. He lives in NYC with his son and can be seen in numerous ...
44. Chris Drake
Actor | Them!
Chris Drake was born on December 11, 1923 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as James Christian Droste. He was an actor, known for Them! (1954), A Walk in the Sun (1945) and The Book of Acts Series (1957). He was married to Margaret Shobe. He died on July 9, 2006 in Williamsburg, Virginia.
45. Elinor Fair
Actress | Bachelor Brides
Elinor Fair was born on December 21, 1903 in Richmond, Virginia, USA. She was an actress, known for Bachelor Brides (1926), Sin Town (1929) and The Lost Princess (1919). She was married to Thomas Daniels and William Boyd. She died on April 26, 1957 in Seattle, Washington, USA.
46. Maura Soden
Actress | Criminal Minds
Ms. Soden has worn many hats throughout her 30 year career in the entertainment industry. She has worked as a casting director, writer, actress and producer. She has also worked in every genre of the business from sit-coms to reality shows to commercials. She gained experience as assistant to ...
48. Katisha Sargeant
Actress | Stained Glass
Katisha Sargeant is an up and coming actress in the Los Angeles area. She is a Farmville, Virginia native. Katisha attended North Carolina State University for her undergraduate studies. In January of 2015 Katisha began classes at the New York Film Academy -- Los Angeles campus. Here, she earned ...
49. Paul Wilson
Actor | Shooting the Prodigal
Born in Richmond, Virginia, Paul made his professional stage debut at nine years old as the lead in Gian Carlo Menotti's opera Amahl and the Night Visitors. He studied Shakespeare and acting in London and later at Florida State University, and at the University of South Florida where he graduated ...
50. Fran Tarkenton
Actor | 1st & Ten
Fran Tarkenton was born on February 3, 1940 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Francis Asbury Tarkenton. He is an actor, known for 1st & Ten: The Championship (1984), Hill Street Blues (1981) and Saturday Night Live (1975). He is married to Linda. They have one child. He was previously married to ...