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Famous Film Actors From Chattanooga

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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Chattanooga, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Chattanooga, as in some cases Chattanooga may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Chattanooga then your city's claim to fame might be that the actors and actresses listed below are from there as well. There may be a lot of famous athletes, musicians and other famous people that were born in Chattanooga, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

Items here include everything from Reggie White to Bessie Smith.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Chattanooga?" and "Which famous actors were born in Chattanooga?"
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    We Are the Hartmans Benjamin Bowmar Curtis, also known as the Dell Dude or Slacker Steve, is an American actor and former promoter for Dell Computers. Curtis was prominently featured in the popular "Dell Dude"

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    Benjamin S. Carroll Proof Benjamin S. Carroll is an actor.

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    St. Louis Blues Bessie Smith was an American blues singer. Nicknamed The Empress of the Blues, Smith was the most popular female blues singer of the 1920s and 1930s. She is often regarded as one of the greatest

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    Mary Poppins, Cinderella, One Hundred and One Dalmatians Betty Lou Gerson was an American actress, predominantly in radio, but also in film and television, and as a voice actress.

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    The Green Mile, First Blood, Back to the Future Part III William Denison "Bill" McKinney was an American character actor, whose most famous role was the sadistic mountain man in John Boorman's 1972 film Deliverance. McKinney was also recognizable

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    Forrest Gump, Remember the Titans, The Blind Side Brett Rice is an American actor.

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    Charles Purcell The Yanks Are Coming Charles Purcell was an actor.

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    Ben Sidran: Anthology Clyde Stubblefield is a drummer best known for his work with James Brown. Stubblefield's recordings with James Brown are considered to be some of the standard-bearers for funk drumming, including the

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    Coleman Barks is an actor.

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    D. Scott Lumpkin D. Scott Lumpkin is a film producer.

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    Debi Moore Chillerama Debi Moore is an actress.

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    Max Keeble's Big Move, Saved by the Bell: Hawaiian Style, Stacy's Mom Dennis Haskins is an American actor known for his role as principal Richard Belding in the teen sitcom Saved by the Bell, which ran from 1989 to 1993 on NBC. He then went on to star in Saved by the

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    My Man Godfrey, Rock 'n' Roll High School, Support Your Local Gunfighter ... Grady Harwell Sutton was an American film and television actor from the 1920s to the 1970s. Born in Chattanooga, Tennessee, Sutton was raised in Florida where he attended St. Petersburg High School.

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    Nashville, California Split, Sticky Fingers Gwen Welles was an American actress.

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    Kansas City Confidential, April in Paris, Let's Do It Again Joey Ray was an actor.

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    John Kirkman Girl, Interrupted John Kirkman is an actor.

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    Another Gay Sequel: Gays Gone Wild!, Starrbooty, Peoria Babylon The Lady Bunny is an American drag queen, nightclub DJ, promoter and founder of the annual Wigstock event. She has also released disco singles such as "Shame, Shame, Shame!" and "The

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    The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings Leon Lamar Wagner was an American Major League Baseball left fielder who played with the San Francisco Giants, St. Louis Cardinals, Los Angeles Angels, Cleveland Indians and Chicago White Sox. He

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    The Help, Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday, Home on the Range Leslie Allen Jordan is an American actor and playwright from Chattanooga, Tennessee.

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    Leslie Wells Matchups Leslie Wells is an actress.

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    Django Unchained, The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th ... Lewis Smith is an American actor.

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    A League of Their Own, Point Break, Free Willy Lori Petty is an actress, film director and screenwriter.

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    Mary Alice Haney Cougars, Inc. Mary Alice Haney is an actress.

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    The Murder in the Museum Melville Jacob Shyer was an American film director, screenwriter and producer and one of the founders of the Directors Guild of America. His career spanned over 50 years, during which he worked with

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    Mike Monty Zombi 3, Emmanuele 3, Fireback Mike Monty was an American character actor, born in 1936 in Chattanooga, Tennessee as Michael O'Donahue but he changed his name to Mike Monty late in life. He left the United States for Italy in the

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    We Are Marshall, Firestarter, Sex & Consequences Nina Jones is an actress and dancer.

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    Norman and Nancy Blake: My Dear Old Southern Home Norman Blake is an American instrumentalist, vocalist, and songwriter. In a career spanning more than 60 years Blake has played in a number of folk and country groups. He is considered one of the

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    (500) Days of Summer, Ghosts of Girlfriends Past, Fifty Pills Rachel Elizabeth Boston is an American actress and producer. Boston had the leading roles in a number of independent films, and was regular cast member in the several television series. She starred in

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    For Da Love of Money, Ralphie May: Girth of a Nation, Ralphie May: Prime ... Ralphie May is an American stand-up comedian.

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    Red Heaven 200 M.P.H. Red Heaven is an actress.

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    Reggie's Prayer Reginald Howard "Reggie" White was an American college and professional football player who was mostly a defensive end but also played some defensive tackle in the National Football League

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    Being There, Corvette Summer, Dark Night of the Scarecrow Richard McKenzie is an American character actor who is known for his guest role as Fred Bunker, younger brother of Archie Bunker on the hit CBS-TV sitcom series All in the Family in seasons 7 and 8.

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    Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room S. David Freeman is an American engineer, attorney, and author, born in Chattanooga, Tennessee, who has had many key roles in energy policy. Freeman has been termed an "eco-pioneer" for his

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    Sally Crute The Law of Compensation, The Avenging Trail, The Half-Way Girl Sally Crute was an actress of the silent film era from Chattanooga, Tennessee. Before entering motion pictures she performed on stage. Crute was generally cast as a widow or man charmer in movies. She

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    Scott King The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle, Puppet Master X: Axis Rising, ... Scott King is an actor, a screenwriter and a film producer.

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    Teresa Langley Dreammaster: The Erotic Invader, Double Distress Teresa Langley is an actor.

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    Highlander, Night of the Legends, Shooting Stars of Today Terry Ray Gordy Sr. was a professional wrestler who was best known in North America for being a member of the Fabulous Freebirds.

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    Tom Nobles Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous, The Anderson Tapes, Going Down in ... Tom Nobles is an actor and a psychotherapist.

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    Tony Nudo Tennessee, Country Music: The Spirit of America Tony Nudo is an actor.

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    Forever Strong, The Gundown Tyler Kain is an American actress who played Julia Capshaw on the MyNetworkTV limited-run serial Saints & Sinners. Her previous acting credits include guest appearances on My Name Is Earl, Cold

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    Invisible Stripes, Little Annie Rooney, The Kid Brother Walter James was an American film actor. He appeared in 51 films between 1915 and 1942. He was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and died in Gardena, California from a heart attack.

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    Big Top Pee-wee Wayne White is an American artist, art director, puppeteer, set designer, animator, cartoonist and illustrator.

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    Yusef Abdul Lateef was an American jazz multi-instrumentalist, composer and educator for the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community after his conversion to the Ahmadiyya sect of Islam in 1950. Although Lateef's

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