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Famous Film Actors From Milwaukee

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

Items on this list include Heather Graham and Gene Wilder.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Milwaukee?" and "Which famous actors were born in Milwaukee?"



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    His Girl Friday, Winchester '73, Road to Morocco Abner Biberman, was an American actor, director, and screenwriter. Biberman was sometimes credited under the pseudonym Joel Judge.

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    Dave Abner Joseph Mikva is a Democratic former U.S. Representative, federal judge and law professor from Chicago.

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    The Social Network, Hot Tub Time Machine, Water for Elephants Adrienne Rusk is a film actress.

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    From Dusk till Dawn, Jackie Brown, Brokedown Palace Aimee Lynn Graham is an American actress, and the younger sister of actress Heather Graham. Graham was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the daughter of Joan, a schoolteacher and noted author of

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    Show Business at War, Sally of the Sawdust, Lovers in Quarantine Alfred Lunt was an American stage director and actor, often identified for a long-time professional partnership with his wife, actress Lynn Fontanne. Broadway's Lunt-Fontanne Theatre was named for

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    Rudy, Prom, Adventures of a Teenage Dragonslayer Amy Pietz is an American film and television actress.

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    The Young Blood Chronicles Andrew John "Andy" Hurley is an American musician and drummer. He is best known as the drummer of the Chicago-based rock band Fall Out Boy. Prior to Fall Out Boy, Hurley played in several

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    Independence Day, Crocodile Dundee II, Alien Hunter Anthony Crivello is an American actor and singer, mostly in musicals on Broadway. He has written several scripts and more than twenty songs.

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    The New Adventures of Tarzan, The Bride's Awakening, The Love Hermit Ashton Dearholt was an American actor of the silent film era. He appeared in 75 films between 1915 and 1938. He was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and died in Los Angeles, California. Dearholt worked

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    Lockdown 2007 (TV), Genesis 2006 (TV), The Best of The X Division Daniel Healy "Dan" Solwold Jr. better known by his ring name Austin Aries, is an American professional wrestler, currently signed to Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. Aries is a six-time TNA X

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    Avelawance Phillips Archie's Final Project Avelawance Phillips is an actor.

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    I Do, Men of the Midway, Boys of L.A.

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    Hollywood Party, 7th Heaven, The Son-Daughter Ben Bard was an American movie actor, stage actor, and acting teacher. With comedian Jack Pearl, Bard worked in a comedy duo in vaudeville. In 1926, Bard, Pearl, and Sascha Beaumont appeared in a

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    Mr. 3000, Joshua, Grand Union Beth Lacke is an actress.

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    Morgan, Guardians, Before the Light Turns Green Ben Budd is an actor and screenwriter.

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    The Weather Underground, Underground Bernardine Rae Dohrn was a leader of the Weather Underground, a group that was responsible for the bombing of the United States Capitol, the Pentagon, and several police stations in New York, as well

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    Bill Rude Harlem Aria Bill Rude is an actor.

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    Major League, Major League II, Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco ... Robert George "Bob" Uecker is a retired American Major League Baseball player, later a sportscaster, comedian and actor. Uecker was given the title of "Mr. Baseball" by TV talk

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    Speedy, Mystic Circle Murder, The Bohemian Girl Bobby Dunn was a comic actor who appeared in several Laurel and Hardy comedies, beginning with Duck Soup, and notably as the shoplifter in Tit for Tat. He was one of the original Keystone Kops in

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    National Treasure: Book of Secrets, Shelter, Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss ... Brad Rowe was in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin. Rowe is an American film and television actor who began his career in movies such as Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss and the acclaimed 1999 TNT western film,

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    Brian Kirchoff BASEketball Brian Kirchoff is an actor.

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    Violent Femmes: Permanent Record: Live & Otherwise Brian Ritchie is the bass guitarist for the alternative rock band Violent Femmes. In addition to his bass playing, Ritchie is proficient at the shakuhachi, a Japanese bamboo flute. He acquired a Jun

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    Eve's Beach Fantasy, Whore, Internal Affairs Brittany Andrews is an American exotic dancer, pornographic actress, film producer, and club DJ. In 2008, Andrews was inducted into the AVN Hall of Fame.

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    Trouble with the Curve Allan Huber "Bud" Selig is an American baseball executive who currently serves as the Commissioner Emeritus of Baseball. Previously, he served as the ninth Commissioner of Baseball. He

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    The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!, My Best Friend's Wedding, ... Burton Zucker was an actor.

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    C.J. Moebius Laid Off C.J. Moebius is an actor and film producer.

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    Candace Cherry Jeff Candace Cherry is an actress.

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    Tomcats, Taboo Tuesday (2005), Province 77 Candice Michelle Beckman Ehrlich better known as Candice is an American model, actress, and retired professional wrestler best known for her time with World Wrestling Entertainment. After spending

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    The Terminal Carl Allen is an American jazz drummer. He has worked with a wide variety of musicians, including Freddie Hubbard, Jackie McLean, George Coleman, Phil Woods, the Benny Green Trio, and Rickie Lee

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    April in Paris, Cloak and Dagger, The Adventures of Mark Twain Charles Marsh was an actor.

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    Struck by Lightning, The Babymakers, Rolling Kansas Charlie Finn is an American film and television actor.

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    You Don't Mess with the Zohan, Bananas, Hair Charlotte Rae is an American character actress of stage, comedienne, singer and dancer, who in her six decades of television is perhaps best known for her portrayal of Edna Garrett in the sitcoms

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    Glitter, Hit Man: David Foster and Friends Eric Benét Jordan, known professionally as Eric Benét, is an American R&B and neo soul singer-songwriter, who has received a total of four Grammy nominations to date for his musical

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    Airplane!, The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!, Rat Race Charlotte Zucker was an actress.

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    Cashback, Derailed Cherie Nichole is an actress.

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    Howard the Duck, United 93, Snake Eyes Jerome Herbert "Chip" Zien is an American actor. He is best known for playing the lead role of the Baker in the original Broadway production of Into the Woods by Stephen Sondheim. Later he

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    The Pursuit of Happyness, The Promotion Chris Gardner is an actor.

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    The Internship, Rampart, Long-Term Relationship Chuti Tiu is an American actress of Chinese, Filipina and Spanish descent.

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    Corina Jayden Big Loves 4, Fresh Out the Box 11 Corina Jayden is a pornographic actress.

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    Sophie's Choice, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Wozzeck Dale Duesing is an American baritone. As an opera singer, he has had an international career spanning five decades. Duesing grew up in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He studied piano throughout childhood, and

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    Funny People, Tenacious D: Time Fixers Dan Harmon is an American writer and performer. Harmon is best known for creating and producing NBC comedy series Community, co-creating Adult Swim animated television series Rick and Morty, and

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    Daniel Hirsh Van Wilder: Freshman Year Daniel Hirsh is a film editor and an actor.

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    The Rugrats Movie, Violent Femmes: Live at the Hacienda, Violent Femmes: ... Gordon James Gano is an American musician. He is best known for being the singer, guitarist and songwriter of American alternative rock band Violent Femmes.

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    Hancock, The Sessions, Rubber Daniel Quinn is an American actor.

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    Caroline and Jackie, 6 Month Rule, Turn the Beat Around David C. Giuntoli is an American actor. He is best known for the lead role of Detective Nick Burkhardt in the NBC drama Grimm.

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    Alexander the Last, River Red, Knife David Lowery is an actor, screenwriter, cinematographer, film editor, film director and film producer.

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    Airplane!, Scary Movie 4, Scary Movie 5 David S. Zucker is an American film director, producer, and screenwriter.

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    A Reason to Live, Pray TV, OP Center Deidre Ann Hall is an American actress best known for her portrayal of Dr. Marlena Evans on NBC's daytime drama Days of Our Lives, which she has played for 32 years. The character is considered an

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    Rebel Without a Cause, Harvey, On the Town Dick Wessel was an American film actor. Born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Wessel appeared in more than 270 films between 1935 and 1966. He is best remembered for his chilling portrayal of the ruthless

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