Birth Place Matching "Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Basic Instinct
Born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on June 10, 1963, Jeanne Tripplehorn developed an interest in performing through her father, guitarist Tom Tripplehorn, who at one time recorded with the pop group Gary Lewis & The Playboys on such hits as "This Diamond Ring". (Note: many references list Jeanne's father's ...
Actress | Star Trek: First Contact
Alfre Woodard was born on November 8, 1952 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, the youngest of three children of Constance, a homemaker, and Marion H. Woodard, an interior designer. She was named by her godmother, who claimed she saw a vision of Alfre's name written out in gold letters. A former high school ...
Actress | The Flash
Malese Jow, originally from Tulsa, Oklahoma, has developed into an actress, songstress, and entertainer.
Malese began her acting career in 1999 with McDonald's commercials when the head of advertising heard her sing and booked her in several spots and jingles. Then in 2002, at the ripe age of 11, ...
5. Tracy Letts
Actor | Lady Bird
Tracy Letts is the son of actor Dennis Letts and best-selling author Billie Letts, of "Where The Heart Is" and "The Honk And Holler Opening Soon" fame. Tracy is also the author of the stage play "Killer Joe", which ran off-Broadway in 1998 for nine months and starred Scott Glenn, Amanda Plummer, ...
Actress | The Towering Inferno
One of the world's most underrated Academy Award-winning actresses, Jennifer Jones was born Phylis Lee Isley on 2 March 1919 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, to Flora Mae (Suber) and Phillip Ross Isley, who ran a travelling stage show. As a young aspiring actress, she met and fell for young aspiring actor ...
Actress | A Nightmare on Elm Street
Heather Langenkamp was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA. She got her start in acting when she was cast as an extra in the Francis Ford Coppola films The Outsiders (1983) and Rumble Fish (1983), which were both filmed in Tulsa. Her scenes were deleted from the final cut of both films. While studying at ...
Actress | Burn Notice
Lauren was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma and is the middle of five children. After earning a theater degree from Northwestern University, she moved to New York City where she performed regionally, off-Broadway and as an understudy on Broadway. She then headed west to Los Angeles and has appeared in ...
11. Tim Blake Nelson
Actor | O Brother, Where Art Thou?
Tim Blake Nelson was born on May 11, 1964 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA. He is an actor and director, known for O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000), Leaves of Grass (2009) and Fantastic Four (2015). He has been married to Lisa Benavides-Nelson since 1994. They have three children.
12. Samantha Isler
Actress | Molly's Game
Samantha Isler, originally from Oklahoma, has already made a name for herself in both the television and feature film world.
Samantha made her Feature Film debut in Home Run (2013), directed by David Boyd. The following year, she booked the lead role in P.J. Fishwick and Hunter Adam's film "Dig Two ...
13. Bill Goldberg
Actor | The Longest Yard
Bill Goldberg was born on December 27, 1966 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA as William Scott Goldberg. He is an actor and producer, known for The Longest Yard (2005), Universal Soldier: The Return (1999) and Santa's Slay (2005). He has been married to Wanda Ferraton since April 10, 2005. They have one ...
15. Blake Edwards
Writer | Peter Gunn
Blake Edwards' stepfather's father J. Gordon Edwards was a silent screen director, and his stepfather Jack McEdward was a stage director and movie production manager. Blake acted in a number films, beginning with Ten Gentlemen from West Point (1942) and wrote a number of others, beginning with ...
Actress | Baywatch
Internationally recognized actress, Pamela Bach-Hasselhoff is the recipient of Germany's Otto Award (in recognition of her status as one of Germany's favorite actresses). Pamela is among just a handful of actresses who have done two television series, concurrently. This multi-talented actress ...
17. Tony Randall
Actor | The Odd Couple
Tony Randall was born on February 26, 1920 in Tulsa, Oklahoma as Aryeh Leonard Rosenberg. He attended Tulsa Central High School and later Northwestern University and New York City's Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre. After graduating, he starred in two plays: George Bernard Shaw's '...
18. Marshall Bell
Actor | Starship Troopers
A tall, imposing character actor with a penetrating stare, Marshall Bell has provided excellent support in a variety of roles and genres. He was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on September 28, 1942, and had been working as a consultant, teaching senior executives how to improve their speaking skills, ...
19. Larry Clark
Director | Bully
Was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma (1943). Son of Frances Clark (baby photographer) and Lewis Clark. Graduated from Central High school in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Attended Layton School of Art in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Studied under Walter Sheffer and Gerard Bakker. Film debut was the movie Kids (1995). He was ...
20. Larry Drake
Actor | Darkman
Larry Drake was born on February 21, 1950 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA as Lawrence Richard Drake. He was an actor and director, known for Darkman (1990), Dr. Giggles (1992) and The Karate Kid (1984). He was married to Ruth de Sosa. He died on March 17, 2016 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
21. Gailard Sartain
Actor | The Outsiders
Graduated from the University of Tulsa with a BFA. A successful illustrator, Sartain's artistic credits range from record cover designs such as Leon Russell's "Will O' the Wisp" to illustrations for nationally published magazines. Sartain created and hosted Tulsa's first late night off-the-wall ...
22. Josh Fadem
Actor | Better Call Saul
Josh Fadem is an actor and comedian based in Los Angeles. He is from Tulsa, Oklahoma. He trained at venues including The Upright Citizens Brigade LA and The Groundlings. He is a regular in the LA comedy scene, has written for Adult Swim, and is a frequent contributor to Funny or Die. As a stand-up,...
24. E.J. Peaker
Actress | Hello, Dolly!
E.J. (short for Edra Jean) portrayed the role of Minnie Fay in the motion picture Hello, Dolly! (1969). Originally from Oklahoma, E.J. had numerous experience in high school plays, and studied drama at the University of New Mexico as well as experiencing Drama training in Vienna. She also played ...
25. Jesse Vint
Actor | Chinatown
Jesse Lee Vint III was born and raised in Tulsa. While at Oklahoma University he decided that the film business is where he should be, so he left for NYC to study acting. Within a year after arriving in L.A. he was on location for the film "Little Big Man", about Custer's last stand. He also played...
26. Steve Monroe
Actor | Miss Congeniality
Steve Monroe is a veteran actor, known from over 150 film, television, and commercial roles. Additionally, Monroe is a practicing psychotherapist and has treated clients of all ages, exhibiting a wide spectrum of diagnoses. Monroe specializes in treating entertainment professionals and others in ...
27. Ivy Levan
Ivy Levan was born on January 20, 1987 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA as Ivy Rose Levan. She is an actress, known for The Rocky Horror Picture Show: Let's Do the Time Warp Again (2016), Drop Dead Gorgeous (2010) and Ivy Levan: Who Can You Trust (2015).
Actress | Under Western Skies
Another gorgeous "B" movie blonde who came and went uneventfully in the 1940s, the beautiful Tulsa-born Martha O'Driscoll started off modeling as a child. Her parents were nonprofessionals. Trained in singing and dancing, Martha was discovered by choreographer Hermes Pan in a local theater ...
33. Lonny Chapman
Actor | The Birds
Utilitarian actor Lonny Chapman remains one of those highly familiar character faces to which you can't quite place the name. While he appeared in over 30 films and well over 300 TV programs over a five-decade career, the theater remained his first and foremost passion and for which he is best ...
35. S.E. Hinton
Writer | The Outsiders
S.E. Hinton was born on July 22, 1948 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA as Susan Eloise Hinton. She is a writer and actress, known for The Outsiders (1983), Rumble Fish (1983) and Tex (1982). She has been married to David E. Inhofe since September 26, 1970. They have one child.
36. Mark Radcliffe
Producer | The Help
Mark Radcliffe was born on October 7, 1952 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA. He is a producer and assistant director, known for The Help (2011), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004) and Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001). He is married to Jennifer Radcliffe. They have two children.
38. Jerry Nelson
Actor | Fraggle Rock
Puppeteer, actor, musician, and master of voices, Jerry Nelson originally joined Henson & Company as a temporary replacement for Frank Oz, who had been drafted into the armed services in the 60's. He later re-joined the crew as a full-time performer in the 70's, and has since been heavily involved ...
39. Olivia Jordan
Actress | Murder in the First
Olivia Jordan was born on September 28, 1988 in Tulsa, Oklahoma where she spent most of her youth. She attended Bishop Kelley High School where she was active on campus, delegating her time away from the books to Student Council, the tennis team, and her position as varsity cheer captain. After ...
Actress | The Stu Erwin Show
Babyboomers remember well the diminutive (4'10"), dark-haired comedienne Sheila James who raised a smile with her portrayals of tomboyish kid sisters and boy-crazy high schoolers on late 50s and early 60s TV. For a while she was a huge hit backed by her characters' plaintive, pony-tailed presences,...
41. Stephen Snedden
Actor | Antwone Fisher
Stephen Snedden was born on July 1, 1971 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA as Stephen Francis Snedden. He is an actor and writer, known for Antwone Fisher (2002), The Lone Gunmen (2001) and Three Days in August (2016). He has been married to Hannah Halliwell since March 19, 2006. They have four children.
44. Alan Vint
Actor | Badlands
Alan Vint was born on November 11, 1944 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA as Alan Richard Vint. He was an actor and director, known for Badlands (1973), The Lady in Red (1979) and Centennial (1978). He was married to Susan Mullen. He died on August 16, 2006 in Sherman Oaks, California, USA.
50. Matt Mattox
Actor | Seven Brides for Seven Brothers
Matt Mattox was born on August 18, 1921 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA as Harold Henry Mattox. He is known for his work on Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954), The United States Steel Hour (1953) and The Glory Brigade (1953). He was married to Martine Limeul and Jean Marie Caples. He died on February ...