Birth Place Matching "Waterbury, Connecticut, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Bob Crane
Actor | Hogan's Heroes
Handsome Bob Crane had many careers including working as a disc jockey for a while. He started acting around the age of 33. One of his first acting jobs was in Return to Peyton Place (1961). After a guest appearance on The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961) and a supporting role on The Donna Reed Show (1958)...
Actor | The Perks of Being a Wallflower
A Golden Globe winner and Emmy nominee, Dylan McDermott has proved his talent in film, television and theater. He was born Mark Anthony McDermott in Waterbury, Connecticut, to Diane (Marino) and Richard McDermott. Diane was 15 and Richard was 17 when Dylan was born. Richard earned money by hustling...
Actress | Oliver & Company
Sheryl Lee Ralph was born December 30, 1956 in Waterbury, Connecticut, USA. She is known for her roles in Moesha (1996), Its A Living (1980), and Instant Mom (2013). Her Career Began in the late 1970s. She has been Married to Vincent Hughes since July 30, 2005 a Pennsylvania state senator. She was ...
Actress | Auntie Mame
The middle of seven children, she was named after the S.S. Rosalind at the suggestion of her father, a successful lawyer. After receiving a Catholic school education, she went to the American Academy of Dramatic Art in New York, having convinced her mother that she intended to teach acting. In 1934...
Producer | Modern Family
Christopher Lloyd was born on June 18, 1960 in Waterbury, Connecticut, USA as Christopher Walsh Lloyd. He is a producer and writer, known for Modern Family (2009), Frasier (1993) and Flushed Away (2006). He has been married to Arleen Sorkin since 1995. They have two children.
Michael Bergin, also known as "Jack 'J.D.' Darius" on the internationally renowned hit series Baywatch (1989), returns this year for his third season. An actor and model, Bergin has been featured in magazines and on billboards around the world. Growing up in the small town of Naugatuck, Connecticut...
Actor | Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
J. Farrell MacDonald was born on April 14, 1875 in Waterbury, Connecticut, USA as Joseph Farrell MacDonald. He was an actor and director, known for Sunrise (1927), Show Boat (1936) and The Maltese Falcon (1931). He was married to Edith Bostwick. He died on August 2, 1952 in Hollywood, California, ...
9. Jean Dixon
Actress | Holiday
Connecticut-born Jean Dixon had an auspicious theatre debut: on a Parisian stage with Sarah Bernhardt while still a student at a French university. Upon her return to the U.S. in 1921, she made her Broadway debut, and thereafter appeared in many stage productions, on Broadway and across the country...
Actress | The Vanilla Ice Project
Krista Watterworth considers herself a true multi-tasker: author, television personality, interior designer and mother of two young children.
Before Krista's network debut on HGTV's "Save My Bath", she was a rising star at the Actors Studio Drama School under the auspices of James Lipton where she ...
12. Gorman Bechard
Director | Friends (With Benefits)
Gorman Bechard was born on March 15, 1959 in Waterbury, Connecticut, USA. He is a director and producer, known for Friends (With Benefits) (2009), You Are Alone (2005) and Objects in the Mirror Are Further Than They Appear (2003).
Writer | Eat Pray Love
Elizabeth Gilbert was born on July 18, 1969 in Waterbury, Connecticut, USA. She is a producer and actress, known for Eat Pray Love (2010), Complete Override and Live and Let Die (2015). She has been married to Jose Nunes since January 2007. She was previously married to Michael Cooper.
14. Gabriel Köerner
Visual Effects | The Day After Tomorrow
Los Angeles based Primetime Emmy and VES Award nominated Visual Effects artist and star of the documentary Trekkies. Credits include Battlestar Galactica, Serenity, Star Trek: Enterprise, The Orville, and Deadpool 2. In 2002, he starred in the short lived Comedy Central series "Beat the Geeks" as ...
Actor | Broadway Danny Rose
Nick Apollo Forte was born on June 14, 1938 in Waterbury, Connecticut, USA as Nicola Antonio Forte. He is an actor, known for Broadway Danny Rose (1984), Billions (2016) and The Ellen Burstyn Show (1986). He has been married to Rosalie Trapasso since 1958. They have seven children.
19. Edna Helton
Actress | Chico and the Man
Edna Helton was born on July 27, 1912 in Waterbury, Connecticut, USA as Edna Eustace. She was an actress, known for Chico and the Man (1974), My Three Sons (1960) and Family Affair (1966). She was married to Percy Helton. She died on October 21, 1976 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
21. Joe Cipriano
Actor | Parts Per Billion
Started as a disc jockey on his hometown radio station in Waterbury, Connecticut while still a Junior at Watertown High School. Worked for NBC in Washington, D.C. on WKYS FM (where he met his wife who worked at WRC AM in the same building) and the two moved to Los Angeles in 1980. After stints on ...
22. Tyler Spiers
Writer | Planet Unicorn
A natural creative at heart, Connecticut-born Tyler Spiers wrote his first comedic screenplay at the age of twelve. His love of comedy and writing took him to Los Angeles ten years later where he honed his comedic craft by studying at world-famous comedy theaters, "The Groundlings" and "UCB". His ...
Actor | Psychos in Love
Carmine Capobianco was born September 19, 1958 in Waterbury, Ct. He attended St. Mary's School (Alma Mater of Dylan McDermott), Sacred Heart High School and then graduated Western Connecticut State University with a degree in Photography, Film and Television. His film career began upon meeting ...
28. Jimmy Piersall
Writer | Fear Strikes Out
Two-time All-Star Jimmy Piersall was an artist with the glove in his 17-year career in the American League, mostly as a center fielder. An outstanding high school athlete in baseball and basketball, the 18-year-old Piersall was signed as a free agent by the Boston Red Sox. After two seasons in the ...
30. Joey DePaolo
Art Department | Half Nelson
A graduate of New York University's Kanbar Institute of Film & Television, Joey DePaolo came out of New York with a focus in writing, producing, and directing.
In the years since, Joey has carved a niche in comedy and transforming the live comedy format. Joey created and produced Skinny Sundays, a ...
32. Jasmine Benitez
Actress | Wrestlicious Takedown
Jasmine Benitez is an American professional wrestler as Mercedes Martinez. She is best known for her work for WSU and SHIMMER. She debuted in November 2000 after training under former ECW World Television Champion and manager Jason Knight. She has been a 2x WSU Champion, a 1x WSU Tag Team Champion ...
36. Daniel Greenwolf
Self | Magic Camp
Daniel GreenWolf has been performing stage magic since he was 10 years old. At 12, he joined the International Brotherhood of Magicians as a junior member and then, one year later, he joined the Inner Circle of Bizarre Magick. He later went on to become a member of the Society of American Magicians.
37. Leni Lynn
Actress | Give Me the Stars
Leni Lynn was born on May 3, 1923 in Waterbury, Connecticut, USA as Angelina Ciofani. She was an actress, known for Give Me the Stars (1945), Babes in Arms (1939) and Springtime (1946). She was married to Bernard Hoffer, Albert Landry, Douglas Duke and Thomas Hopkin. She died on January 1, 2010 in ...
40. Brooke Tansley
Actress | Music and Lyrics
Brooke Tansley was born on April 26, 1978 in Waterbury, Connecticut, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Music and Lyrics (2007), Video Game Reunion (2011) and My Sassy Girl (2008). She has been married to Scott Herrmann since July 2, 2016. She was previously married to Armand Desharnais.
42. Ed Parks
Visual Effects | One Hundred and One Dalmatians
Ed Parks was born to Edwin Rose Parks "the first" and Rosabel Mosley Parks of Waterbury, Connecticut. His father died in the 1919 flu epidemic, leaving Ed to be raised single-handedly by his mother, Rosabel (Rosa). He attended Driggs Grammar School in Waterbury, and developed an early talent for ...
46. Howard Johnson
Soundtrack | Beginners
Songwriter ("I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Ice Cream"), author and lyricist, educated in high school and in private music study. He was a pianist in Boston theatres, and then a staff writer for a New York publishing company. During World War I, he served in the United States Navy. Joining...
47. Ralph Ferraro
Music Department | Masters of the Universe
Ralph Ferraro was one of the most versatile and accomplished musicians to work in the entertainment industry. As composer, arranger, conductor and performer, Ferraro amassed an impressive list of accomplishments over a career which spanned seven decades. Within the knowledgable community of fellow ...
49. John Zilly
John Zilly was born on November 11, 1921 in Waterbury, Connecticut, USA as John Lynus Zilly. He was an actor, known for Twelve O'Clock High (1949), I Was a Male War Bride (1949) and Easy Living (1949). He was married to Lala O'Toole. He died on December 18, 2009 in Narragansett, Rhode Island, USA.