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TV Actors from Brooklyn

Updated October 13, 2018 19.6k views764 items

List RulesOnly 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?"
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  • 1
    Michael Bell is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Michael Bell

    Rugrats, Darkwing Duck

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Michael Bell (born July 30, 1938) is an American actor, voice actor, voice director and... more on Wikipedia
  • 2
    Charlie Adler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Charlie Adler

    Rocko's Modern Life, Tiny Toon Adventures

    BirthplaceUSA, Paterson, New Jersey

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Charles Michael Adler (born October 2, 1956) is an American voice actor, casting director and... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    Suzanne Pleshette is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Suzanne Pleshette

    The Bob Newhart Show, G.I. Joe: Sigma 6

    BirthplaceBrooklyn Heights, New York City, New York, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Suzanne Pleshette (January 31, 1937 – January 19, 2008) was an American actress and voice... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    Martin Landau is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Martin Landau

    Mission: Impossible, Buffalo Bill

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Martin James Landau (; June 20, 1928 – July 15, 2017) was an American actor, acting coach,... more on Wikipedia

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  • 5
    Mary Tyler Moore is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Mary Tyler Moore

    The Mary Tyler Moore Show, The Dick Van Dyke Show

    BirthplaceBrooklyn Heights, New York City, New York, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Mary Tyler Moore is an American actress, primarily known for her roles in television sitcoms.... more on Wikipedia

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  • 6
    Jerry Stiller is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Jerry Stiller

    Seinfeld, The King of Queens

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Gerald Isaac Stiller (June 8, 1927 – May 11, 2020) was an American comedian and actor. He... more on Wikipedia

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  • 7
    Alyssa Milano is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Alyssa Milano

    Charmed, Who's the Boss?

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, Bensonhurst, New York

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Alyssa Jayne Milano (born December 19, 1972) is an American actress, producer, activist, and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 8
    Richard Lewis is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Richard Lewis

    Curb Your Enthusiasm, Riptide

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Richard Philip Lewis (born June 29, 1947) is an American stand-up comedian and actor. He came... more on Wikipedia

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  • 9
    Connie Stevens is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Connie Stevens

    Fantasy Island, Hawaiian Eye

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Connie Stevens (born Concetta Rosalie Ann Ingoglia; August 8, 1938) is an American actress,... more on Wikipedia

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  • 10
    Mickey Rooney is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Mickey Rooney

    Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town, The Year Without a Santa Claus

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Mickey Rooney (born Joseph Yule Jr.; September 23, 1920 – April 6, 2014) was an American... more on Wikipedia

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  • 11
    Gilbert Gottfried is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Gilbert Gottfried

    Cyberchase, Hollywood Squares

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Gilbert Jeremy Gottfried (born February 28, 1955) is an American stand-up comedian, actor and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 12
    Chuck McCann is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Chuck McCann

    DuckTales, TaleSpin

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Charles John Thomas McCann (September 2, 1934 – April 8, 2018) was an American actor, voice... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Anne Hathaway is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Anne Hathaway

    Get Real, Scrat's Treasure Hunt

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Anne Jacqueline Hathaway (born November 12, 1982) is an American actress. One of the... more on Wikipedia

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  • 14
    Deborah Ann Woll is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Deborah Ann Woll

    True Blood, Daredevil

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Deborah Ann Woll (born February 7, 1985) is an American actress. She is known for her roles as... more on Wikipedia

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  • 15
    Leah Remini is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Leah Remini

    The King of Queens, Head of the Class

    BirthplaceBensonhurst, New York City, New York, USA

    NationalityItaly, United States of America

    Leah Marie Remini (born June 15, 1970) is an American actress, author, former Scientologist,... more on Wikipedia

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  • 16
    Moe Howard is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Moe Howard

    The Three Stooges, Jerks of All Trades

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, Bensonhurst, New York

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Moses Harry Horwitz (June 19, 1897 – May 4, 1975), known professionally as Moe Howard, was an... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Adam Sandler is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Adam Sandler

    Saturday Night Live, Remote Control

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Adam Richard Sandler (born September 9, 1966) is an American actor, comedian, screenwriter,... more on Wikipedia

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  • 18
    Jessica Walter is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Jessica Walter

    Arrested Development, Archer

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Jessica Walter (born January 31, 1941) is an American actress. She is known for appearing in... more on Wikipedia

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    Harold Perrineau Jr. is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Harold Perrineau (formerly Harold Williams; born August 7, 1963) is an American actor. He is... more on Wikipedia

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  • 20
    Dom DeLuise is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Dom DeLuise

    Amazing Stories, The Dean Martin Show

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Dominick DeLuise (August 1, 1933 – May 4, 2009) was an American actor, voice actor, comedian,... more on Wikipedia

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  • 21
    Marisa Tomei is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Marisa Tomei

    A Different World, Game Over

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    NationalityItaly, United States of America

    Marisa Tomei (, Italian: [toˈmɛi]; born December 4, 1964) is an American actress. She is the... more on Wikipedia

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    Woody Allen is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
    Heywood "Woody" Allen (born December 1, 1935) is an American director, writer, actor, and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 23
    Adam Arkin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Adam Arkin

    Sons of Anarchy, Life

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Adam Arkin (born August 19, 1956) is an American television, film and stage actor, and... more on Wikipedia

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    Jay-Z is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn
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  • 25
    Jennifer Esposito is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Actors from Brooklyn

    Jennifer Esposito

    Blue Bloods, Spin City

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Jennifer Esposito (born April 11, 1973) is an American actress and author. She is known for... more on Wikipedia

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