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Famous Film Actors From Boston

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

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This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Boston?" and "Which famous actors were born in Boston?"
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  • 1

    Abraham Paul Sarkis

    Age: 52

    Films Acted InThe North End, Diamond Run

    BirthplaceBoston, USA, Massachusetts

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Abraham Paul Sarkis is an Actor.
  • 2

    Adam Deyoe

    Age: 37

    Films Acted InYeti: A Love Story

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Adam Deyoe is a film director, film producer, writer, screenwriter, film editor, production...
  • 3

    Adam Gropman

    Adam Gropman is an actor.
  • 4

    Adam Prout

    Age: 40

    Films Acted InOnce Fallen

    BirthplaceBoston, USA, Massachusetts

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Adam Prout is an actor, bandleader and make-up artist.
  • 5

    Films Acted InX-Men, 2001 Maniacs, Chillerama, 2001 Maniacs: Beverly Hellbillys

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Adam Robitel is an actor, film editor, film producer and screenwriter.
  • 6

    Films Acted InStreet Fighter Alpha: The Animation

    BirthplaceBoston, USA, Massachusetts

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Adam Sholder is a voice actor.
  • 7
    Adrian Lamo

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height5'8"

    Adrián Alfonso Lamo Atwood (February 20, 1981 – March 14, 2018) was an American threat analyst... more on Wikipedia
  • 8

    Ahvi Spindell

    Age: 65

    Films Acted InCrocodile Dundee II

    BirthplaceBoston, USA, Massachusetts

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Ahvi Spindell is an actor.
  • 9
    Aida Rodriguez

    Aida Rodriguez

    Age: 42

    Films Acted InThe Greatest Song, Black Woman's Guide to Finding a Good Man

    BirthplaceBoston, USA, Massachusetts

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Aida Rodriguez (born Aida Margarita Paradas Rodriguez; August 29, 1977) is an American... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    Aidan Mitchell

    Films Acted InShutter Island, The TV Set, In My Sleep, Country Remedy

    BirthplaceBoston, USA, Massachusetts

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Aidan Daley Mitchell (born October 4, 1993) is an American film and TV actor. Mitchell spent... more on Wikipedia
  • 11

    Al Avalon

    Age: 87

    Films Acted InBreakfast at Tiffany's, Funny Girl, Experiment in Terror

    BirthplaceBoston, USA, Massachusetts

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Al Avalon is a former actor.
  • 12
    Al B. Sure!

    Films Acted InPeep Game, David Bowie: Black Tie White Noise

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Albert Joseph Brown III (born June 4, 1968), known professionally as Al B. Sure!, is an... more on Wikipedia

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  • 13

    Al DelBene

    Age: 47

    Films Acted InMillennium Crisis

    BirthplaceBoston, USA, Massachusetts

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Al DelBene is an actor.
  • 14
    Al Lee (born June 8, 1893) was a Boston-born American actor, producer and manager in... more on Wikipedia
  • 15

    Al Taylor

    Dec. at 64 (1887-1951)

    Films Acted InSunset in Wyoming, Black Hills Express

    BirthplaceBoston, USA, Massachusetts

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Al Taylor was an actor.
  • 16
    Alem Brhan Sapp is an actor.
  • 17
    Alessandro Nivola

    Films Acted InFace/Off, Jurassic Park III, American Hustle, Goal!, The Eye

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height5'9"

    Alessandro Antine Nivola (born June 28, 1972) is an American actor and producer who has... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Alex Schemmer

    Films Acted InArgo, The Yellow Wallpaper, The Awakening of Spring

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height6'0"

    Alex Schemmer is an American actor and writer. Schemmer has been featured in network shows... more on Wikipedia
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    Alex Wexo (born March 16) is an American movie and television actor and producer. He is... more on Wikipedia
  • 20

    Alexander Steinert

    Dec. at 82 (1900-1982)

    Films Acted InToo Young to Kiss

    BirthplaceBoston, USA, Massachusetts

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Alexander Steinert was a film score composer, actor and conductor.
  • 21

    Films Acted InA Shot in the West

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Alexander Fletcher Watson (born August 8, 1939) is a retired American ambassador and diplomat.
  • 22
    Andrew Stanton

    Films Acted InToy Story, Finding Nemo, The Incredibles, WALL-E, Toy Story 2

    BirthplaceRockport, Massachusetts, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Andrew Stanton (born December 3, 1965) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer... more on Wikipedia

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    Alexandra Boylan
    Alexandra Boylan was born and raised in Boston, Massachusetts. She started acting in her high...
  • 24

    Films Acted InTed, The Fighter, The Town, Here Comes the Boom, What's Your Number?

    BirthplaceBoston, USA, Massachusetts

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Alexandra East is an actress.
  • 25
    Alexandra Kerry

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Alexandra Forbes Kerry (born September 5, 1973) is an American filmmaker. She is a partner at... more on Wikipedia