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

List of famous television actors/actresses who were born in Cleveland, with photos when available. These renowned Cleveland 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 Cleveland, but everyone on this list grew up in Cleveland and considers it to be their home. This list includes Cleveland TV actors from every type of show, including cartoons where they might have done voice over work. If you grew up in Cleveland then you should be proud of these television actors whose birthplace is Cleveland. Various bits of information are available for these Cleveland celebrities as well, such as what year they were born and what shows they are known for.

This list below has a variety of TV actors, like Halle Berry and Johnny Cash, in it.

This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Cleveland?" and "Who are the most famous Cleveland actors?"

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Halle Berry is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Halle Berry Extant, Living Dolls, Alex Haley's Queen Halle Maria Berry is an American actress and former fashion model. She won an Academy Award for Best Actress in 2002 for her performance in the romantic drama Monster's Ball, becoming the first ...more

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Sherry Alberoni is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Sherry Alberoni Super Friends, Josie and the Pussycats, Family Affair Sherry Alberoni is an American actress and voice artist. Alberoni got her start as a Mouseketeer on the weekday ABC television program The Mickey Mouse Club. As an adult, she became a voice ...more

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Hal Holbrook is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Hal Holbrook The Event, North and South, Evening Shade Harold Rowe "Hal" Holbrook, Jr. is an American film and stage actor. Holbrook initially gained notoriety for a one-man stage show he developed while in college in 1954, performing as ...more

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Burgess Meredith is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Burgess Meredith Search, Gloria, Mr. Novak Oliver Burgess Meredith, known professionally as Burgess Meredith, was an American actor and director in theater, film, and television. Active for more than six decades, Meredith has been called ...more

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Will Ryan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Will Ryan Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, Disney's House of Mouse, Dumbo's Circus Will Ryan is an American voice actor, singer and comedian.

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Drew Carey is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Drew Carey The Drew Carey Show, The Price Is Right, Power of 10 Drew Allison Carey is an American actor, comedian, sports executive, and game show host. After serving in the U.S. Marine Corps and making a name for himself in stand-up comedy, Carey eventually ...more

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Henry Mancini is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Henry Mancini Enrico Nicola "Henry" Mancini was an American composer, conductor and arranger, who is best remembered for his film and television scores. Often cited as one of the greatest composers ...more

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Miriam Flynn is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Miriam Flynn ChalkZone, The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper, Malcolm & Eddie Miriam Flynn is an American voice actress and character actress. She is best known as Cousin Catherine in the National Lampoon's Vacation franchise. She has acted in other films and in several ...more

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Gene Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Gene Reynolds Gene Reynolds is a former American actor turned award-winning television writer, director, and producer. He was one of the producers of the popular TV series M*A*S*H.

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Bumper Robinson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Bumper Robinson Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, Rocket Power Bumper Robinson is an African-American actor and voice artist. Robinson got his nickname because he repeatedly bumped into things while running through his home as a young child.

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Quinton Flynn is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Quinton Flynn The Spectacular Spider-Man, Ultimate Spider-Man, My Life as a Teenage Robot Quinton Joseph Flynn is an American voice actor, actor and writer. He is most notable for providing the English voices of video game characters such as Raiden in the Metal Gear series, Croix in ...more

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Carol Kane is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Carol Kane Taxi, Beggars and Choosers, All is Forgiven Carolyn Laurie "Carol" Kane is an American stage, screen and television actress. She became known in the 1970s in films such as Hester Street and Annie Hall. She appeared on the ...more

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Jim Backus is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Jim Backus Gilligan's Island, Mr. Magoo, The Famous Adventures of Mr. Magoo James Gilmore "Jim" Backus was an American radio, television, film, and voice actor. Among his most famous roles are the voice of nearsighted cartoon character Mr. Magoo, the rich ...more

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Ruby Dee is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Ruby Dee The Stand, Little Bill, Roots: The Next Generations Ruby Dee was an American actress, poet, playwright, screenwriter, journalist and activist. She is perhaps best known for co-starring in the films A Raisin in the Sun, Do the Right Thing, and ...more

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Alan Ruck is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Alan Ruck Spin City, Persons Unknown, The Edge Alan Douglas Ruck is an American film, stage and television actor, perhaps best known for his roles as Cameron Frye in Ferris Bueller's Day Off and Stuart Bondek on Spin City.

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Joel Grey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Joel Grey Paddington Bear, Twas the Night Before Christmas, The 100 Greatest Musicals Joel Grey is an American actor, singer, dancer, and photographer. He is best known for portraying the Master of Ceremonies in both the stage and film versions of the Kander & Ebb musical ...more

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Paul Eiding is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Paul Eiding Ben 10, A Pup Named Scooby-Doo, Ben 10: Alien Force Paul Eiding is an American voice actor, voice instructor, and actor, perhaps best known as the voice actor behind Perceptor in the original Transformers cartoon, Roy Campbell in the Metal Gear ...more

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Harlan Ellison is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Harlan Ellison Phantom 2040 Harlan Jay Ellison is an American writer. His principal genre is speculative fiction. His published works include over 1,700 short stories, novellas, screenplays, comic book scripts, teleplays, ...more

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Bill Cobbs is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Bill Cobbs Go On, I'll Fly Away, The Gregory Hines Show Wilbert "Bill" Cobbs is an American film and television actor. He has appeared in over 160 television programs and movies.

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Jack Riley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Jack Riley Rugrats, The Bob Newhart Show, All Grown Up! John A. "Jack" Riley Jr. is an American comedic character actor probably most recognizable as "Elliot Carlin" from the 1970s TV sitcom The Bob Newhart Show, and as the voice ...more

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Majel Barrett is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Majel Barrett Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: The Original Series, Star Trek: Voyager Majel Barrett-Roddenberry was an American actress and producer. She is best known for her role as Nurse Christine Chapel in the original Star Trek series, Lwaxana Troi on Star Trek: The Next ...more

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George Buza is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
George Buza X-Men, Star Wars: Ewoks, The Red Green Show George Buza is an American-born Canadian actor who is best known for voicing Beast in the X-Men Animated Series.

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Arsenio Hall is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Arsenio Hall The Real Ghostbusters, Martial Law, Arsenio Arsenio Cheron Hall, Sr. is an American comedian and talk show host. He is best known for hosting The Arsenio Hall Show, a late-night talk show that ran from 1989 until 1994, and a revival of ...more

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Andre Norton is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Andre Norton Andre Alice Norton was an American writer of science fiction and fantasy with some works of historical fiction and contemporary fiction. She wrote primarily under the pen name Andre Norton, but ...more

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Elaine Joyce is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Elaine Joyce Match Game, The Dating Game, I've Got a Secret Elaine Joyce is an American actress.

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Corey Allen is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Corey Allen Corey Allen was an American film and television director, writer, producer, and actor. He began his career as an actor but eventually became a television director. He may be best known for ...more

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Kaye Ballard is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Kaye Ballard Hollywood Squares, The Doris Day Show, The Mothers-in-Law Kaye Ballard is an American musical theatre and television actress, comedienne and singer.

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Dolph Ziggler is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Dolph Ziggler WWE SmackDown, WWE NXT, ECW Nicholas Theodore "Nick" Nemeth, best known by the ring name Dolph Ziggler, is an American professional wrestler and comedian, currently signed to the WWE. Nemeth signed a development ...more

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Mel Stewart is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Mel Stewart Scarecrow and Mrs. King, Tabitha, Roll Out Milton "Mel" Stewart was an American character actor, television director, and musician who appeared in numerous films and television shows from the 1960s to the 1990s. He is best ...more

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Tony Pope is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Tony Pope The Jetsons, Animaniacs, Zorro Anthony Pope, also known as "Anthony Mozdy", was an American voice actor. He was born in Cleveland, Ohio and was known for providing the voice of Furby in English and five other ...more

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Kid Cudi is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Kid Cudi How to Make It in America Scott Ramon Seguro Mescudi, better known by his stage name Kid Cudi, is an American recording artist and actor from Cleveland, Ohio. After moving to Brooklyn, New York, with aspirations of ...more

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Sean Kanan is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Sean Kanan General Hospital, The Bold and the Beautiful, The Outsiders Sean Kanan is an American actor, best known for his portrayals of A. J. Quartermaine on General Hospital, Deacon Sharpe on The Bold and the Beautiful and The Young and the Restless, and Mike ...more

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Vanessa Bell Calloway is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Vanessa Bell Calloway The District, Rhythm & Blues, Equal Justice Vanessa Bell Calloway is an American actress who has appeared in a number of films, including Biker Boyz, Love Don't Cost a Thing, What's Love Got to Do with It, Coming to America, and Cheaper ...more

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Al Fann is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Al Fann A Pup Named Scooby-Doo, Search for Tomorrow, The Plastic Man Comedy/Adventure Show Al Fann is an actor.

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James Pickens Jr. is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
James Pickens Jr. The X-Files, Grey's Anatomy, Another World James Pickens, Jr. is an American actor. He is best known for his starring role as Dr. Richard Webber on the ABC medical drama television series Grey's Anatomy, and for his supporting role as ...more

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Paula Jai Parker is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Paula Jai Parker The Proud Family, The Weird Al Show, Snoops Paula Jai Parker is an American actress and comedian. She is best known of her roles in the films Hustle & Flow, Friday, Idlewild, Why Do Fools Fall in Love, Phone Booth, She Hate Me, The ...more

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Steven Adler is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Steven Adler Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew, Celebrity Rehab Presents Sober House, Do It For the Band: Women of the Sunset Strip Steven Adler is an American musician. He is best known as the former drummer and co-songwriter of the hard rock band Guns N' Roses, with whom he achieved worldwide success in the late 1980s. ...more

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Stephen Caffrey is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Stephen Caffrey Tour of Duty Stephen Edwin Caffrey is an American television, film and stage actor. He is the fifth of seven children born to an Irish-American family in Cleveland. His year of birth has been mistakenly ...more

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Wes Craven is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Wes Craven Wesley Earl "Wes" Craven is an American film director, writer, producer, and actor known for his work on horror films, particularly slasher films. He is the creator of the A Nightmare ...more

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Perry Saturn is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Perry Saturn WCW Monday Nitro, ECW Hardcore TV, WCW WorldWide Perry Arthur Satullo is an American professional wrestler known by his ring name, Perry Saturn. Since debuting in 1990, Saturn has wrestled for promotions including Extreme Championship ...more

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Monica Potter is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Monica Potter Parenthood, Boston Legal, Trust Me Monica Potter is an American actress, best known for her roles in films Con Air, Patch Adams, Along Came a Spider, and Saw. She recently appeared as Kristina Braverman in the NBC drama series ...more

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Catherine Bach is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Catherine Bach The Dukes of Hazzard, The Dukes, African Skies Catherine Bach is an American actress. She is known for playing Daisy Duke in the television series The Dukes of Hazzard and Margo Dutton in African Skies. In 2012, she joined the cast of the ...more

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Mary Carey is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Mary Carey Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew, Celebrity Rehab Presents Sober House, Howard Stern on Demand Mary Carey is an American pornographic actress and film director known for her appearance on the VH1 reality TV series Celebrity Rehab.

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Keir Dullea is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Keir Dullea Channing, The Starlost, Loving Friends and Perfect Couples Keir Dullea is an American actor best known for the character of astronaut David Bowman, whom he portrayed in the 1968 film 2001: A Space Odyssey, and in 1984's 2010: The Year We Make Contact. ...more

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Margaret Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Margaret Hamilton Sigmund and the Sea Monsters, The Paul Lynde Halloween Special Margaret Brainard Hamilton was an American film character actress best known for her portrayal of the Wicked Witch of the West in Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer's classic film The Wizard of Oz. A former ...more

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Brian Donlevy is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Brian Donlevy Beyond This Place, Dangerous Assignment Waldo Brian Donlevy, later known as Brian Donlevy, was an American actor, noted for playing dangerous tough guys from the 1930s to the 1960s. He usually appeared in supporting roles. Among his ...more

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Max Perlich is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Max Perlich Homicide: Life on the Street Max Perlich is an American film and television actor.

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Phil Donahue is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Phil Donahue The Phil Donahue Show, Sex: The Revolution Phillip John "Phil" Donahue is an American media personality, writer, and film producer best known as the creator and host of The Phil Donahue Show. The television program, also known ...more

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Richard Brooks is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Richard Brooks Law & Order, Being Mary Jane, G vs E Richard L. Brooks is an American actor, singer, and director. He is best known for his roles as Paul Robinette on Law & Order and the bounty hunter Jubal Early in the final episode of the ...more

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Greg Morris is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list TV Actors from Cleveland
Greg Morris Mission: Impossible, Vega$, Roots: The Next Generations Francis Gregory Alan "Greg" Morris was an American television and movie actor.