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Famous Film Actors From Arkansas

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

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A.W. Sweatt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
A.W. Sweatt Dec. at 22 (1922-1944), Credits: Boys Town

Birthplace: USA, Hot Springs, Arkansas

Nationality: United States of America

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Al Bell is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas

Birthplace: Brinkley, Arkansas, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

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Al Green is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Age 72, Credits: Beverly Hills Cop III, On the Line & You Instead

Birthplace: Forrest City, Arkansas, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: Robert Greene, Cora Greene

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Alaina McClellan Sims is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Alaina McClellan Sims Age 33, Credits: The River Within

Birthplace: USA, Arkansas, Warren

Nationality: United States of America

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Alan Belcher is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Age 34, Credits: UFC 69: Shootout and UFC 113: Machida vs. Shogun 2

Birthplace: Jonesboro, Arkansas, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

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Alan Ladd is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Dec. at 51 (1913-1964), Credits: Citizen Kane, Shane & The Reluctant Dragon

Birthplace: Hot Springs, Arkansas, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: Ina Raleigh Ladd, Alan Ladd, Sr.

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Andre Jackson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Andre Jackson Age 40, Credits: Brooklyn's Bridge to Jordan

Birthplace: USA, Arkansas, Forrest City

Nationality: United States of America

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Andy Shuford is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Dec. at 78 (1917-1995), Credits: Mason of the Mounted, The Montana Kid & When a Feller Needs a Friend

Birthplace: Helena, USA, Arkansas

Nationality: United States of America

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Ann Gillis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Age 92, Credits: 2001: A Space Odyssey, Bambi & Neath Brookyln Bridge

Birthplace: Little Rock, Arkansas, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

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April M. Walsh is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
April M. Walsh Age 41, Credits: Disfigured

Birthplace: Little Rock, Arkansas, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

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Arthur Hunnicutt is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Dec. at 69 (1910-1979), Credits: Cat Ballou, El Dorado & Harry and Tonto

Birthplace: Gravelly, Arkansas, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

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Ashley Hayes is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Ashley Hayes

Birthplace: USA, Arkansas

Nationality: United States of America

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Ashlie Atkinson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Age 41, Credits: Inside Man, Eat Pray Love & Margot at the Wedding

Birthplace: Little Rock, USA, Arkansas

Nationality: United States of America

14
B.J. Hopper is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Dec. at 87 (1924-2011), Credits: The Toy, Because of Winn-Dixie & Favorite Son

Birthplace: USA, Bentonville, Arkansas

Nationality: United States of America

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Barbara Castleton is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Barbara Castleton Dec. at 84 (1894-1978), Credits: Dangerous Hours, What's Wrong with the Women? & On Trial

Birthplace: Little Rock, USA, Arkansas

Nationality: United States of America

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Barbara Fairchild is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Age 68, Credits: Gail Davies: Greatest Hits

Birthplace: USA, Knobel, Arkansas

Nationality: United States of America

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Barbara Hendricks is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Age 70, Credits: Disengagement, The Rake's Progress: Stravinsky & Falstaff

Birthplace: Stephens, Arkansas, United States of America

Nationality: Sweden, United States of America

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Barry Switzer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Age 81, Credits: Any Given Sunday and Varsity Blues

Birthplace: Crossett, Arkansas, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: Frank Switzer, Mary Louise Switzer

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Ben Moody is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Age 38, Credits: Resident Evil: Apocalypse, Dead and Gone & Evanescence: Broken

Birthplace: Little Rock, Arkansas, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

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Ben Murphy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Age 76, Credits: The Graduate, The Winds of War & Hanging Up

Birthplace: USA, Jonesboro, Arkansas

Nationality: United States of America

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Ben Piazza is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Dec. at 58 (1933-1991), Credits: The Blues Brothers, The Bad News Bears & Rocky V

Birthplace: Little Rock, USA, Arkansas

Nationality: United States of America

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Beth Ditto is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Age 38, Credits: Gossip: Live in Liverpool

Birthplace: Searcy, Arkansas, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

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Betty Francisco is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Dec. at 50 (1900-1950), Credits: The Wife of the Centaur, Long Pants & Maytime

Birthplace: Little Rock, USA, Arkansas

Nationality: United States of America

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Beulah Archuletta is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Beulah Archuletta Dec. at 57 (1912-1969), Credits: The Searchers, How the West Was Won & The Man from Laramie

Birthplace: USA, Arkansas

Nationality: United States of America

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Big Bill Broonzy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Arkansas
Dec. at 65 (1893-1958), Credits: Masters of the Country Blues: Roosevelt Sykes and Big Bill Broonzy

Birthplace: Arkansas, Jefferson County, United States of America, Lake Dick, Arkansas, + more

Nationality: United States of America

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