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

This list includes Dr. Dre, Coolio and more TV actors.

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

Anthony Anderson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Compton
Law & Order, The Shield, black-ish Anthony Anderson is an American actor and writer, and the star of ABC's Black-ish. He has also starred in his own sitcom, All About the Andersons, as well as the Fox sitcom The Bernie Mac Show ...more

Dr. Dre is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Compton
Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Special Andre Romelle Young, known by his stage name Dr. Dre, is an American record producer, rapper and entrepreneur. He is the founder and current CEO of Aftermath Entertainment and Beats Electronics. ...more

Coolio is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Compton
Pterodactyl, Celebrity Big Brother, Celebrity Bootcamp Artis Leon Ivey Jr., better known by the stage name Coolio, is an American musician, rapper, chef, actor, and record producer. Coolio achieved mainstream success in the mid 1990's with his ...more

Tommy Lister is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Compton
Saturday Night's Main Event Tommy "Tiny" Lister is an American character actor and retired professional wrestler known for his role as the neighborhood bully Deebo in the Friday trilogy series of movies and his ...more

DJ Quik is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Actors from Compton
David Marvin Blake, better known by his stage name DJ Quik, is an American rapper, actor, and record producer. According to Quik himself, his stage name reflects his ability to produce records ...more

Tayshaun Prince is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Actors from Compton
Tayshaun Durell Prince is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Detroit Pistons of the National Basketball Association. The 6'9" small forward graduated ...more

Krist Novoselic is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Actors from Compton
Krist Anthony Novoselic is an American rock musician. He was the bassist and co-founder of the grunge band Nirvana. After Nirvana disbanded following the death of singer Kurt Cobain, Novoselic ...more

Elaine Devry is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Actors from Compton
Elaine Devry is an American actress.

Suge Knight is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Actors from Compton
Marion Hugh "Suge" Knight, Jr. is a former American record producer and music executive. He is the founder and CEO of Black Kapital Records.

Chris Brennan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Actors from Compton
Chris "The Westside Strangler" Brennan is an American mixed martial artist who competes in the Lightweight division. He has competed for the UFC, PRIDE, King of the Cage and Shooto. He ...more

Mike Weinberg is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Actors from Compton

Cliff Livingston is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Actors from Compton
Clifford Lyman Livingston was a professional American football linebacker in the National Football League for the New York Giants, the Minnesota Vikings and the Los Angeles Rams. He was born in ...more

Yo-Yo is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from Compton
Miss Rap Supreme Yo-Yo is an American hip-hop artist and actress. Much of her music has advocated female empowerment, denouncing the frequent sexism found in hip-hop music. She is the protégé of ...more

Michel'le is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Actors from Compton
Michel'le Denise Toussant (born December 5, 1970), known mononymously as Michel'le, is an American R&B singer and songwriter. She is best known for her songs from the lateĀ–1980s to ...more

Nadine Conner is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Actors from Compton
Nadine Conner Nadine Conner was an American operatic soprano, radio singer and music teacher. She was born in Compton, California as Evelyn Nadine Henderson, and was the descendent of some of the earliest ...more