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Famous Film Actors From Astoria, Queens

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

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This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Astoria, Queens?" and "Which famous actors were born in Astoria, Queens?"
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  • Christopher Walken1

    Films Acted InPulp Fiction, Batman Returns, Annie Hall, The Deer Hunter, Sleepy Hollow

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York, Astoria

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height1.83

    ParentsPaul Walken, Rosalie Russell

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  • David Schwimmer2

    Films Acted InMadagascar, Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted, Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa, John Carter, The Iceman

    BirthplaceFlushing, New York City, New York, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height6'0"

    ParentsArthur Schwimmer, Arlene Coleman-Schwimmer

    ChildrenCleo Buckman Schwimmer

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  • Ethel Merman3

    Ethel Merman

    Dec. at 76 (1908-1984)

    Films Acted InAirplane!, It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World

    BirthplaceAstoria, New York City, New York, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    ParentsEdward Zimmermann, Agnes Gardner

    ChildrenEthel Levitt, Robert Levitt Jr.

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  • George Maharis4

    Films Acted InThe Sword and the Sorcerer, Doppelganger, The Satan Bug, Look What's Happened to Rosemary's Baby, Murder on Flight 502

    BirthplaceAstoria, New York City, New York, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

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  • Hillary Brooke5

    Hillary Brooke

    Dec. at 85 (1914-1999)

    Films Acted InThe Philadelphia Story, The Man Who Knew Too Much, Invaders from Mars, Jane Eyre, Onna

    BirthplaceAstoria, New York City, New York, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    ChildrenCarol Klune, Donald Klune

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  • Jack Kelly6

    Jack Kelly

    Dec. at 65 (1927-1992)

    Films Acted InForbidden Planet, Inherent Vice, To Hell and Back, Young Billy Young, The Violent Men

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York, Astoria

    NationalityUnited States of America

    ParentsJohn Augustus Kelly, Sr., Nan Kelly

    ChildrenNicole K. Kelly

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  • John Frusciante7

    Films Acted InBob and the Monster, Red Hot Chili Peppers: Behind the Music

    BirthplaceNew York City, Area code 917, Contiguous United States, New York, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height5'8"

    ParentsJohn Frusciante Sr., Gail Frusciante

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  • Luke Halpin8

    Films Acted InFlipper, Eyes of a Stranger, Matinee, Flipper, Shock Waves

    BirthplaceAstoria, New York City, New York, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height5'9"

    ParentsEugene Halpin, Helen Halpin

    ChildrenBlair L. Halpin, Kyle A. Halpin, Courtney L. Halpin

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  • Patrick McGoohan9

    Patrick McGoohan

    Dec. at 81 (1928-2009)

    Films Acted InBraveheart, A Time to Kill, Treasure Planet, Silver Streak, Scanners

    BirthplaceAstoria, New York City, New York, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height6'2"

    ParentsThomas McGoohan, Rose Fitzpatrick McGoohan

    ChildrenCatherine McGoohan, Anne McGoohan, Frances McGoohan

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  • Robert Davi10

    Films Acted InDie Hard, The Goonies, Showgirls, The Hot Chick, Predator 2

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York, Astoria

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height1.88

    ParentsMaria Davi, Sal Davi

    ChildrenIsabella Davi, Sean Christian Davi, Nicholas Edward Davi, Ariana Marie Davi, Frances Davi

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  • Tony Bennett11

    Films Acted InBruce Almighty, The Scout, Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and Rebel, Sing Your Song

    BirthplaceAstoria, New York City, New York, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height5'7"

    ParentsAnna Benedetto, John Benedetto

    ChildrenDae Bennett, Danny Bennett, Joanna Bennett, Antonia Bennett

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