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Famous Film Actors From Knoxville

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

List contains items like Christina Hendricks and Randy Orton.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Knoxville?" and "Which famous actors were born in Knoxville?"
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    Adora Dupree Ernest Scared Stupid Adora Dupree was an actress.

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    Sleepers, Ghost World, The Jacket Brad Barron Renfro was an American actor and musician. He made his film debut at the age of eleven in the lead role of Joel Schumacher's The Client, going on to star in 21 feature films, several short

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    The Jerk, Angel Heart, A Face in the Crowd Walter Brown McGhee was a Piedmont blues singer and guitarist, best known for his collaborations with the harmonica player Sonny Terry.

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    Carl Low Hud Carl Low is an actor.

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    Giant, Samson and Delilah, Ocean's 11 Charles Meredith was an American film and television actor.

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    Drive, Life as We Know It, Detachment Christina Rene Hendricks is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Joan Harris in the AMC television series Mad Men, for which she has been nominated for five Emmy Awards. A poll of

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    Playing Mona Lisa Christopher W. Douglas is an actor, best known for roles on the soap operas One Life to Live as Dylan Moody and Passions as Antonio Lopez-Fitzgerald.

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    Rome & Jewel, The Slugger's Wife, Moscow on the Hudson Cleavant Derricks, Jr. is an American actor and singer-songwriter, who is best known for his role of Rembrandt Brown on Sliders.

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    Hostel 3, The Sky Is Gray, When Hell Freezes Over^! I'll Skate Clinton Derricks-Carroll is an American actor and musician. He is the twin brother of Cleavant Derricks, who is also an actor. Clinton starred in the TV series Wally Brown and Sanford. He also had

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    In the Line of Fire, White Men Can't Jump, Conspiracy Theory Calvin Cylk Cozart is an American actor who has appeared in over 30 films and 20 television shows.

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    Iron Man 3, Super 8, Winter’s Bone Dale Dickey is an American film, stage and television character actress. Dickey has won the Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Female for her performance as Merab in the 2010 independent

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    Daredevil, An Officer and a Gentleman, U-571 David Lemuel "Davey" Keith is an American actor and director. He received Golden Globe nominations for Best Supporting Actor and New Star of the Year – Actor for his performance in An

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    JFK, The Big Easy Earling Carothers "Jim" Garrison – who changed his first name to Jim in the early 1960s – was the District Attorney of Orleans Parish, Louisiana, from 1962 to 1973. A member of the

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    Ellia Thompson Metropolitan, Men Lie, Little Insects Ellia Thompson is an actress.

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    A Thousand Words, The D Word, Out at the Wedding Emily A. Burton is an actress.

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    Direct Contact Gina Marie May is an actress and a former model.

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    McHale's Navy, Say It Isn't So, Revenge of the Nerds III: The Next ... Henry Cho is an American stand-up comedian. His work can be heard nationwide several times weekly on XM Radio's Channel 151, Laugh USA and Sirius Radio's Blue Collar Radio channel 103, Pandora Radio's

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    Remember the Titans, I Know What You Did Last Summer, Tank J. Don Ferguson, sometimes credited as "Don Ferguson", was a prolific American character actor who appeared in feature films and television programs. He was a prominent stage actor in

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    John Bushnell "Jack" Hanna is an American zookeeper who is the Director Emeritus of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. He was Director of the zoo from 1978 to 1993, and is viewed as largely

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    Outbreak, Kiss the Girls, Junior Jack Kyle is an actor.

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    The Bay, Contraband, A Good Old Fashioned Orgy Jack Landry is an actor.

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    A.I. Artificial Intelligence, The Lizzie McGuire Movie, National Lampoon's ... Jake Thomas is an American actor, perhaps best known for his role as Matt McGuire, the titular character's younger brother, in the Disney Channel show Lizzie McGuire. In 2002, he won a Young Artist

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    Heaven's Lost Property the Movie: The Angeloid of Clockwork Jamie Lynn Marchi is an American voice actress, ADR director and script writer who works for Funimation/OkraTron 5000. She has provided voices for a number of English-language versions of Japanese

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    Frankenhood Jasper Redd is an American comedian from Knoxville, Tennessee. Jasper's brand of comedy is distinguished by his use of polyrhythmic timing. Earlier in his career, this was more pronounced. However, he

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    We Are Marshall, Madea's Witness Protection, Carjacked Jeff Joslin is an actor, film producer, film director, screenwriter, film editor, model and former American football player.

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    Battleground, Tonka, The Man from Colorado Jerome Courtland was an American actor, director and producer. He acted in films in the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s, and in television in the 1950s and 1960s. Courtland also appeared on Broadway in the

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    All Good Things, The Day After, 1776 John Cullum is an American actor and singer. He has appeared in many stage musicals and dramas, including On the Twentieth Century and Shenandoah, winning the Tony Awards for Best Leading Actor in a

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    The Idiotmaker's Gravity Tour John Gross is a film director, producer, editor and screenwriter.

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    Men in Black II, Coyote Ugly, Lords of Dogtown Philip John "PJ" Clapp Jr., known by his stage name Johnny Knoxville, is an American stunt performer, comedian, actor, screenwriter and film producer. He is best known as a co-creator and

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    Aquaman, Race You to the Bottom, Megafault Justin Scott Hartley is an American actor, known for his roles as Fox Crane in the NBC daytime soap opera Passions and Oliver Queen in The CW's superhero series Smallville. Hartley also starred in the

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    Farm Aid: 20th Anniversary, Kenny Chesney: Greatest Hits, Super Country ... Kenneth Arnold "Kenny" Chesney is an American singer and songwriter. He has recorded eleven albums, nine of which have been certified gold or higher by the RIAA. He has also produced more

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    Dark Shadows, Race with the Devil, Airport 1975 Lara Parker is an American television, stage, and film actress best known for her role as Angelique on the cult ABC-TV serial Dark Shadows which aired from 1966 to 1971.

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    It's a Wonderful Life, Magic, The Palm Beach Story Lillian Randolph was an American actress and singer, a veteran of radio, film, and television. She worked in entertainment from the 1930s well into the 1970s, appearing in hundreds of radio shows,

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    Honey^! I Blew Up the Kid, The Beverly Hillbillies, A Place for Annie Linda Carlson is an American actress.

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    Margaret Goodman Old Dogs Margaret Goodman is an actress.

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    Sleeping Beauty, The Great Waltz, The Big Caper Mary Costa is an American singer and actress, who is best known for providing the voice of Princess Aurora in the 1959 film, Sleeping Beauty. She is also a professional opera singer.

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    Meghan Falcone Don't Look in the Cellar, Ghost Team One, American High School Meghan Falcone is an actress.

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    Mike Guy Cleaner Mike Guy is an actor.

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    Rudy, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, Olive^! the Other Reindeer ... Edward Mitchell "Mitch" Rouse is an American film and television actor, director and screenwriter. Rouse was born in Knoxville, Tennessee, and raised in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, where he played

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    Intimate Betrayal, Survival Zone Morgan Stevens is an American actor, primarily seen on television. He appeared as Paul Northridge in one episode of The Waltons and in three reunion movies. In A Wedding on Walton's Mountain, his

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    Nikki Estridge Learning Uncle Vincent, Greencastle Nikki Estridge is an actress.

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    Patrick N. Millsaps Courageous Patrick Neill Millsaps is a producer the co-founder and partner of HBS Management, a talent management firm with locations in Atlanta, Nashville and Los Angeles. Prior to his work in the entertainment

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    Cry-Baby, Cape Fear, Move Over^! Darling Polly Bergen was an American actress, singer, television host, writer, and entrepreneur. She won an Emmy Award in 1958 for her performance as Helen Morgan in The Helen Morgan Story. For her stage work

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    Preston Douglas Country Strong, Lukewarm Preston Douglas is an actor.

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    Pulp Fiction, Reservoir Dogs, Kill Bill Volume 1 Quentin Jerome Tarantino is an American film director, screenwriter, cinematographer, producer, and actor. His films are characterized by non-linear storylines, satirical subject matter, and an

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    That's What I Am, 12 Rounds: Reloaded, WWE: WrestleMania 27: Vol. 1 Randall Keith "Randy" Orton is an American professional wrestler and actor. He is signed to WWE, where he is a 12-time world champion, having held the WWE Championship eight times and the

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    Roy Cockrum The Private History of a Campaign That Failed Roy Cockrum is an actor.

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    Sam Dalton Footloose, Lunch Bag Haven Sam Dalton is an actor, writer, film director and film producer.

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    Earthling, Speck, The Mystery of Spoon River Stacy Cunningham is an actress.

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    Tim Steed Final Contract, Is This a Joke?, Crush 472 Tim Steed is an actor.

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