TV Actors from Brooklyn

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List Rules Only TV actors who were born or grew up in Brooklyn.

List of famous television actors/actresses who were born in Brooklyn, with photos when available. These renowned Brooklyn actors and actresses are listed by popularity, so the names at the top of the list will be the most recognizable. A few of these actors may not have technically been born in Brooklyn, but everyone on this list grew up in Brooklyn and considers it to be their home. This list includes Brooklyn TV actors from every type of show, including cartoons where they might have done voice over work. If you grew up in Brooklyn then you should be proud of these television actors whose birthplace is Brooklyn. Various bits of information are available for these Brooklyn celebrities as well, such as what year they were born and what shows they are known for.

List contains TV actors like Michael Jordan, Anne Hathaway.

This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Brooklyn?" and "Who are the most famous Brooklyn actors?"
Michael Bell is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
Rugrats, Darkwing Duck, The Smurfs
Michael Bell is an American actor, most active in voice over roles. He has acted in video games and animated series, including The Transformers, G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero, Rugrats and The ...more
Charlie Adler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
Rocko's Modern Life, Tiny Toon Adventures, The Smurfs
Charles Michael "Charlie" Adler is an American voice director and voice actor.
Suzanne Pleshette is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
The Bob Newhart Show, G.I. Joe: Sigma 6, Good Morning
Suzanne Pleshette was an American actress and voice actress. After beginning her career in the theatre, she began appearing in films in the early 1960s, such as Rome Adventure and Alfred ...more
Martin Landau is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
Mission: Impossible, Buffalo Bill, Space: 1999
Martin Landau is an American film and television actor. His career started in the 1950s, with early film appearances including a supporting role in Alfred Hitchcock's North by Northwest. He ...more
Mary Tyler Moore is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
The Mary Tyler Moore Show, The Dick Van Dyke Show, Hot in Cleveland
Mary Tyler Moore is an American actress, primarily known for her roles in television sitcoms. Moore is best known for The Mary Tyler Moore Show, in which she starred as Mary Richards, a ...more
Jerry Stiller is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
Seinfeld, The King of Queens, Fish Hooks
Gerald Isaac "Jerry" Stiller is an American comedian and actor. He spent many years in the comedy team Stiller and Meara with his wife, Anne Meara. Stiller and Meara are the parents of ...more
Alyssa Milano is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
Charmed, Who's the Boss?, Melrose Place
Alyssa Jayne Milano (born December 19, 1972) is an American actress, activist, producer and former singer. She is best known for her roles in Who's the Boss?, Melrose Place, Charmed, My Name is ...more
Richard Lewis is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
Curb Your Enthusiasm, Riptide, Hercules
Richard Philip Lewis is an American comedian and actor.
Connie Stevens is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
Fantasy Island, Hawaiian Eye, Wendy and Me
Connie Stevens is an American actress and singer, best known for her role in the television series Hawaiian Eye and other TV and film work.
Mickey Rooney is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town, The Year Without a Santa Claus, The Care Bears
Mickey Rooney was an American actor of film, television, Broadway, radio, and vaudeville. Beginning as a child actor, Rooney's career spanned nearly nine decades. He appeared in more than 300 ...more
Gilbert Gottfried is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
Cyberchase, Hollywood Squares, Disney's House of Mouse
Gilbert Gottfried is an American stand-up comedian, actor and voice artist. His numerous roles in film and television, include voicing the parrot Iago in Disney's Aladdin and Digit in the ...more
Chuck McCann is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
DuckTales, TaleSpin, The New Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
Chuck McCann is an American film actor, television actor, stage actor, and a voice actor.
Anne Hathaway is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
Get Real, Scrat's Treasure Hunt
Anne Jacqueline Hathaway is an American actress, singer, and producer. After several stage roles, Hathaway appeared in the 1999 television series Get Real. She came to prominence after playing ...more
Deborah Ann Woll is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
True Blood, Daredevil, A Drop of True Blood
Deborah Ann Woll is an American actress best known for her role as Jessica Hamby on HBO's True Blood, as well as Karen Page on Netflix's Daredevil.
Leah Remini is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
The King of Queens, Head of the Class, Family Tools
Leah Marie Remini is an American actress and comedian. She is best known for her role as Carrie Heffernan on The King of Queens. Prior to The King of Queens, she was known for her six-episode ...more
Moe Howard is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
The Three Stooges, Jerks of All Trades, The New Three Stooges
Moses Harry Horwitz, known professionally as Moe Howard, was an American actor and comedian best known as the de facto leader of The Three Stooges, a group that originally started out as Ted ...more
Adam Sandler is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
Saturday Night Live, Remote Control, Cubed
Adam Richard Sandler is an American actor, comedian, screenwriter, entrepreneur, film producer, and musician. After becoming a Saturday Night Live cast member, Sandler went on to star in many ...more
Jessica Walter is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
Arrested Development, Archer, 90210
Jessica Walter is an American actress. She is best known for appearing in the films Play Misty for Me and Grand Prix, her role as Lucille Bluth on the sitcom Arrested Development, and providing ...more
Harold Perrineau Jr. is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
Lost, Oz, Constantine
Harold Perrineau is an American actor, known for the roles of Michael Dawson in the U.S. television series Lost, Link in The Matrix films and games, Augustus Hill in the American television ...more
Dom DeLuise is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
Amazing Stories, The Dean Martin Show, Win
Dominick "Dom" DeLuise was an American actor, comedian, film director, television producer, chef, and author. He starred in a number of movies directed by Mel Brooks, in a series of ...more
Marisa Tomei is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
A Different World, Game Over, Leg Work
Marisa Tomei is an American and Italian actress and producer. In a career spanning three decades, she had initial success in movies as a young actress, followed by a series of unsuccessful ...more
Woody Allen is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
Heywood "Woody" Allen is an American actor, writer, director, comedian and playwright, whose career spans more than 50 years. He worked as a comedy writer in the 1950s, writing jokes ...more
Adam Arkin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
Sons of Anarchy, Life, Chicago Hope
Adam Arkin is an American television, film and stage actor and director. He played the role of Aaron Shutt on Chicago Hope. He has been nominated for numerous awards, including a Tony as well as ...more
Jay-Z is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
Shawn Corey Carter, known by his stage name Jay Z, is an American rapper, record producer, and entrepreneur. He is one of the most financially successful hip hop artists and entrepreneurs in ...more
Jennifer Esposito is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
Blue Bloods, Spin City, The Looney Tunes Show
Jennifer Esposito is an American actress, dancer and model, known for her appearances in the films I Still Know What You Did Last Summer, Summer of Sam, and in the television series Spin City, ...more