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Famous Film Actors From Iowa

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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Iowa, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Iowa, as in some cases Iowa may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Iowa 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 Iowa, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

This list is made up of items like Ashton Kutcher and John Wayne.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Iowa?" and "Which famous actors were born in Iowa?"
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    Aaron Beelner Scary Movie 5, Crackerjack, The Little Tin Man Aaron Beelner is an actor.

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    Pitch Perfect, Mama's Boy, The Final Girls Adam Patrick DeVine is an American comedian, writer, producer, actor, and voice actor. He is a star and creator of the Comedy Central series Workaholics and Adam DeVine's House Party.

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    Adam Vincent 666: The Child, Chill Adam Vincent is an actor.

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    North by Northwest, The Big Heat, Flying Leathernecks Adam Williams was an American film and television actor.

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    Going My Way, Son of Dracula, The Tuttles of Tahiti Adeline De Walt Reynolds was an actress.

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    Aighleann McKiernan Middle Men, Columbus Circle Aighleann McKiernan is an actress.

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    Alice Jans 42nd Street Alice Jans was an actress.

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    I'd Rather Be Rich, In Concert Series: Andy Williams, An Evening with Andy ... Howard Andrew "Andy" Williams was an American popular-music singer. He recorded forty-four albums in his career, seventeen of which have been Gold-certified and three of which have been

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    Armon Nowparvar The Comebacks, The Devil's Tomb Armon Nowparvar is an actor.

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    Jazz Icons: Art Farmer: Live in '64, Ron Carter and Art Farmer: Live at ... Arthur Stewart "Art" Farmer was an American jazz trumpeter and flugelhorn player. He also played flumpet, a trumpet–flugelhorn combination specially designed for him. He and his identical

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    The Werewolf Reborn!, The Skulls II, Frankenstein & the Werewolf ... Ashley Tesoro is an American actress, model, and singer. She is known for her starring roles in NBC’s Saved by the Bell: The New Class and CBS’s The Bold and the Beautiful. In 2007 she released a

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    The Butterfly Effect, Valentine's Day, No Strings Attached Christopher Ashton Kutcher is an American actor, producer, investor and former model. Kutcher began his career as a model. He began his acting career portraying Michael Kelso in the Fox sitcom That

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    Austin Coobs Children of the Corn Austin Coobs is an actor.

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    Austin Dreher Children of the Corn Austin Dreher is an actor.

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    Go West, A Day's Pleasure, Single Room Furnished Jean London is an actress.

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    Beau Anderson Blog Wars Beau Anderson appeared in the Blog Wars documentary film.

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    Tin Pan Alley, Crash Dive, Her Cardboard Lover Ben Carter was an American actor and casting agent. He appeared in numerous Hollywood feature films including The Harvey Girls, Dixie Jamboree, and Born to Sing.

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    The Battle of Bunker Hill, Who Will Marry Mary?, The Screaming Shadow Ben F. Wilson, was an American film actor, director, producer, and screenwriter of the silent era. He appeared in 212 films between 1911 and 1930. He also directed 138 films between 1912 and 1930. He

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    Zadar! Cow from Hell Ben Rollins is an actor.

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    Benjamin Jay Davis The Magic Flute Benjamin Jay Davis is an actor.

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    Rip Roarin' Buckaroo, The Phantom of the Range, Frontier Scout Beth Marion, born Betty Goettsche, in Clinton, Iowa, was a B-movie actress of the 1930s, starring in westerns, her career spanning only about five years, mostly in 1936. Her films often saw her

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    The Evil Dead, Brutal Massacre, Witches' Night Betsy Baker is an American actress, best known as playing Linda in the cult classic film The Evil Dead.

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    Bullet for a Badman Beverley Owen is a classically trained American actress perhaps most widely known for having played the original role of Marilyn Munster during the first season of The Munsters. However, she disliked

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    Beverly Thompson The Little Witch Beverly Thompson is an actress.

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    Big Miller Big Meat Eater, A Name for Evil Clarence Horatius "Big" Miller was a Sioux City, Iowa-born American blues singer. By 1949, "Big" began singing with the Lionel Hampton Orchestra and became a feature performer with

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    Ride Beyond Vengeance, High School Big Shot, Raiders of Old California Bill Coontz was an actor and stunt performer.

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    The Barefoot Executive, I Still Dream of Jeannie, I Dream of Jeannie... Bill Daily is an American comedian and dramatic actor, and a veteran of many television sitcoms. He is best known for playing astronaut Roger Healey on I Dream of Jeannie and commercial airline

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    The Passing of the Oklahoma Outlaws William Matthew "Bill" Tilghman, Jr. was a lawman and gunfighter in the American Old West.

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    Jeepers Creepers 2, The Challenge, Holiday in the Sun Billy Aaron Brown, is an American actor notable for playing the character Kyle on the sitcom 8 Simple Rules.

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    Leon "Bix" Beiderbecke was an American jazz cornetist, jazz pianist, and composer. With Louis Armstrong and Muggsy Spanier, Beiderbecke was one of the most influential jazz soloists of the

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    Bob Baker The Phantom Stage, Prairie Justice, Courage of the West Bob Baker was a singer who had several starring roles as a singing cowboy in the late 1930s.

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    DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story, The Expendables 2, The Delta Force Carlos Ray "Chuck" Norris is an American martial artist, actor, film producer and screenwriter. After serving in the United States Air Force, he began his rise to fame as a martial artist,

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    Bob Hopkins Underworld U.S.A., The Ladies Man, Let's Do It Again Bob Hopkins was an actor.

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    The Ugly Dachshund Bob Jellison was an actor.

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    Peter Pan, Song of the South, Treasure Island Robert Cletus Driscoll — known as Bobby Driscoll — was an American child actor known for a large body of cinema and TV performances from 1943 to 1960. He starred in some of The Walt Disney Company's

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    Bobby Hoffman King of the Cage: Pinnacle, King of the Cage: Showtime Bobby "The Truth" Hoffman is a retired American mixed martial artist who competed in the Heavyweight division.He is the former King of the Cage Super Heavyweight Champion as well as the

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    Bringing Up Baby, Boys Town, Mr. Wise Guy Bobby Stone was an actor.

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    Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, Superman Returns, Zack and Miri Make a Porno ... Brandon James Routh is an American actor and former fashion model. He grew up in Iowa before moving to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career, and subsequently appeared on multiple television series

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    Brian Banowetz Copycat, Purple Storm, Bad Golf My Way Brian Banowetz is an actor.

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    Factory Girl, Weezer – Video Capture Device: Treasures from the Vault ... Brian Lane Bell is an American guitarist, singer and songwriter. He is best known as the rhythm guitarist, backing vocalist and occasional lead vocalist of the alternative rock band Weezer, with whom

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    Big Momma's House 2, Sorority Boys, 2001 Maniacs Brian Gross is an actor starring in the 1998 TV series Wind on Water as Kelly Connolly and has also appeared in numerous films and TV movies. Gross will portray Captain James T. Kirk from episode 11

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    Taxi to the Dark Side, Loser Brian Keith Allen is an actor and stunt performer.

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    The Outsider Bridget Christine Flanery is an American actress. She is most notable for playing the Sweet Valley character Lila Fowler in Sweet Valley High in 1994 until 1996 before being replaced by actress

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    Seduced and Betrayed, Prisoners of the Sun, Meet Prince Charming David Franck Charvet is a French singer, actor, model and television personality.

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    Brooke Byam Redemption Road Brooke Byam is an actress, singer and songwriter.

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    Bruce Ed Morrow Bugsy, Morgan Stewart's Coming Home Bruce Ed Morrow is an actor.

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    Mission: Impossible III, Jurassic Park III, Fletch Bruce French is an American actor who has more than 30 years of acting credits to his name. French was born in Reinbeck, Iowa. He attended the University of Iowa and majored in speech and theatre. He

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    Bruce Spielbauer The Dark Knight, Cash, Frankenstein: Day of the Beast Bruce Spielbauer is an actor.

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    Her Summer Bryan Woods is an American film director and screenwriter from Davenport, Iowa. He co-writes and co-directs with filmmaking partner Scott Beck. In 2001, Beck & Woods formed Bluebox Films. Together

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