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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Neighborhood Playhouse and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Neighborhood Playhouse, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Neighborhood Playhouse include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Neighborhood Playhouse alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Neighborhood Playhouse are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Neighborhood Playhouse.

Alumni include Sandra Bullock, Kim Basinger and many additional graduates as well.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Neighborhood Playhouse?” and “Which celebrities are Neighborhood Playhouse alumni?”

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Sandra Bullock is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Sandra Bullock Television producer, Entrepreneur, Film Producer Sandra Annette Bullock is an American actress and film producer. She is one of Hollywood's highest-paid actresses, and is the recipient of one Academy Award from two nominations, and one Golden ...more

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Leslie Nielsen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Leslie Nielsen Comedian, Film Producer, Actor Leslie William Nielsen, OC was a Canadian-American actor and comedian. He appeared in more than 100 films and 150 television programs, portraying more than 220 characters. Nielsen was born in ...more

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Michael Douglas is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Michael Douglas Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting Michael Kirk Douglas is an American actor and producer, primarily in movies and television. He has won four Golden Globes, including the Cecil B. DeMille Award, two Academy Awards—as producer of ...more

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Kim Basinger is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Kim Basinger Fashion Model, Film Producer, Actor Kimila Ann "Kim" Basinger is an American actress and former fashion model. In a career spanning nearly four decades, she has appeared in overall thirty-eight feature films, five ...more

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Jeff Goldblum is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Jeff Goldblum Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting Jeffrey Lynn "Jeff" Goldblum is an American actor. His career began in the mid-1970s and he has appeared in major box-office successes including The Fly, Jurassic Park and its sequel ...more

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Diane Keaton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Diane Keaton Television director, Television producer, Real estate entrepreneur Diane Keaton is an actress, television director and producer and screenwriter.

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Allison Janney is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Allison Janney Musician, Actor, Voice acting Allison Brooks Janney is an American actress. She is a six-time Primetime Emmy Award winner for her television work and has won a Drama Desk Award and received two Tony Award nominations for her ...more

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Brenda Vaccaro is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Brenda Vaccaro Actor Brenda Buell Vaccaro is an American stage, television, and film actress.

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Robert Duvall is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Robert Duvall Soldier, Television producer, Film Producer Robert Selden Duvall is an American actor and director. He has been nominated for seven Academy Awards, six Golden Globes, and has multiple nominations and one win each of the BAFTA, Screen ...more

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Darren McGavin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Darren McGavin Television director, Television producer, Actor Darren McGavin was an American actor best known for his portrayal of the grumpy father in the film A Christmas Story, and for the title role in the television horror series Kolchak: The Night ...more

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Susan Blakely is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Susan Blakely Model, Actor, Jewelry designer Susan Blakely is an American film actress known for her award-winning leading role in Universal and ABC Television's mini-series, Rich Man, Poor Man, which aired in 1976. She was a highly ...more

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Gregory Peck is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Gregory Peck Film Producer, Actor Eldred Gregory Peck was an American actor. One of the world's most popular film stars from the 1940s to the 1960s, Peck continued to play major film roles until the late 1970s. His performance ...more

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Steve McQueen is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Steve McQueen Film Producer, Actor Terence Steven "Steve" McQueen was an American actor. Called "The King of Cool", his "anti-hero" persona, developed at the height of the Vietnam War-era ...more

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Sydney Pollack is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Sydney Pollack Television director, Television producer, Film Producer Sydney Irwin Pollack was an American film director, producer and actor. Pollack directed more than 21 films and 10 television shows, acted in over 30 films or shows, and produced over 44 films. ...more

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Jennifer Grey is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Jennifer Grey Actor, Voice acting Jennifer Grey is an American actress. She is known for her roles in the 1980s films Ferris Bueller's Day Off and Dirty Dancing. She was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for the latter. She is ...more

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Amanda Bearse is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Amanda Bearse Television director, Comedian, Actor Amanda Bearse is an American actress, director and comedienne best known for her role as neighbor Marcy D'Arcy on Married... with Children, a sitcom that ran in the United States between 1987 ...more

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Joanna Pettet is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Joanna Pettet Actor Joanna Pettet is a British actress, retired since 1990.

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Robert Fuller is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Robert Fuller Actor, Singer Robert Fuller is an American horse rancher and retired actor. In his five decades of television, Fuller became best known for co-starring roles as Jess Harper and Cooper Smith on the popular ...more

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Tammy Grimes is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Tammy Grimes Actor, Voice acting, Singer Tammy Lee Grimes is an American actress and singer.

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Eli Wallach is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Eli Wallach Film Producer, Actor Eli Herschel Wallach was an American film, television and stage actor whose career spanned more than six decades, beginning in the late 1940s. Trained in stage acting, which he enjoyed doing ...more

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Scott Speedman is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Scott Speedman Actor Robert Scott Speedman, better known as Scott Speedman, is a Canadian film and television actor. He is best known for playing Ben Covington in the coming-of-age drama television series Felicity ...more

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Joanne Woodward is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Joanne Woodward Television director, Theatrical producer, Television producer Joanne Gignilliat Trimmier Woodward is an American actress and producer. She is perhaps best known for her Academy Award-winning role in The Three Faces of Eve.

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Dave Annable is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Dave Annable Actor David Rodman "Dave" Annable is an American actor. He played the character of Justin Walker on the television series Brothers & Sisters from 2006 to 2011. He also portrayed Henry ...more

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Betty Garrett is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Betty Garrett Comedian, Actor, Singer Betty Garrett was an American actress, comedienne, singer and dancer who originally performed on Broadway before being signed to a film contract with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. While there, she ...more

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Meg Foster is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Meg Foster Actor, Horse breeder Margaret "Meg" Foster is an American actress best known for her roles in the TV miniseries version of The Scarlet Letter and the films Ticket to Heaven, The Osterman Weekend and They

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Barbara Baxley is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Barbara Baxley Actor Barbara Baxley was an American actress of stage, film and television.

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Connie Britton is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Connie Britton Television producer, Actor, Singer Constance Elaine "Connie" Britton is an American actress, singer and producer. Britton made her feature film debut in the independent comedy-drama film The Brothers McMullen and the ...more

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Christopher Meloni is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Christopher Meloni Actor Christopher Peter Meloni is an American actor. He is best known for his television roles as NYPD Detective Elliot Stabler on the NBC police drama Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, and as ...more

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Chris Noth is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Chris Noth Businessperson, Film Producer, Restaurateur Christopher David "Chris" Noth is an American actor. He is known for long-running television roles as Det. Mike Logan on the police procedural and legal drama television series, Law ...more

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Dylan McDermott is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Dylan McDermott Actor, Presenter Dylan McDermott is an American actor. He is known for his role as lawyer and law firm head Bobby Donnell on the legal drama series The Practice, which earned him a Golden Globe Award for Best ...more

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Marian Seldes is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Marian Seldes Actor Marian Hall Seldes was an American stage, film, radio and television actress whose career spanned seven decades. She was elected to the American Theatre Hall of Fame in 1995.

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Walter Koenig is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Walter Koenig Television director, Film Producer, Actor Walter Marvin Koenig is an American actor, writer, teacher and director, known for his roles as Pavel Chekov in Star Trek and Alfred Bester in Babylon 5. He wrote the script for the 2008 science ...more

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Frances Conroy is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Frances Conroy Actor, Voice acting Frances Hardman Conroy is an American actress. She is best known for playing Ruth Fisher on the television series Six Feet Under. Her work on the show won her acclaim and several awards, ...more

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Geoffrey Lewis is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Geoffrey Lewis Actor Geoffrey Bond Lewis was an American character actor. Lewis was known for his film roles alongside Robert Redford and Clint Eastwood.

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Richard Conte is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Richard Conte Actor Richard Conte was an American actor. He appeared in numerous films from the 1940s through 1970s, including I'll Cry Tomorrow, Ocean's 11 and The Godfather.

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Liza Snyder is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Liza Snyder Actor, Film Director Liza Snyder is an American actress. She is best known for her portrayal of "Christine Hughes" on the CBS Network sitcom Yes, Dear. Snyder made her feature film debut in 2000 with Pay ...more

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Nancy Lee Grahn is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Nancy Lee Grahn Actor Nancy Lee Grahn is an American actress known primarily for her work in daytime soap operas, portraying Julia Wainwright Capwell on Santa Barbara from 1985 to 1993 and Alexis Davis on General ...more

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Ken Kercheval is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Ken Kercheval Actor Ken Kercheval is an American actor, best known for his role as Cliff Barnes on the 1980s television series Dallas and its 2012 revival.

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Rosemary Murphy is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Rosemary Murphy Actor Rosemary Murphy was an American actress of stage, film, and television. She was nominated for three Tony Awards for her stage work, as well as two Emmy Awards for television work, winning once, ...more

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James Remar is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
James Remar Actor, Voice acting William James Remar, known professionally as James Remar, is an American actor and voice actor. He played the on-off tycoon boyfriend of Kim Cattrall's character in Sex and the City, Ajax in The ...more

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Linden Ashby is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Linden Ashby Actor, Martial artist Clarence Linden Garnett Ashby III, best known as Linden Ashby, is an American actor and martial artist, well known for his role as Johnny Cage in the film adaptation of Mortal Kombat, Dr. Brett ...more

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Illeana Douglas is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Illeana Douglas Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter Illeana Douglas is an American actress, director, screenwriter, and producer.

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Mark Rydell is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Mark Rydell Television director, Acting Coach, Film Producer Mark Rydell is an American actor, film director and producer. He has directed many Academy Award-nominated films including The Fox, The Reivers, Cinderella Liberty, The Rose, The River and For ...more

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Chris Paine is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Chris Paine Film Producer, Screenwriter, Film Director Chris Paine is an American filmmaker. His most notable works to date as director are the documentaries Who Killed the Electric Car? and Revenge of the Electric Car.

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Tucker Smallwood is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Tucker Smallwood Soldier, Author, Actor Tucker Smallwood is an American actor, author and vocalist.

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Stephanie Courtney is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Stephanie Courtney Comedian, Actor Stephanie Courtney is an American actress and comedian, best known for playing the advertising character Flo in television and radio commercials for Progressive Insurance, and noted for her ...more

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Amanda Plummer is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Amanda Plummer Actor, Voice acting Amanda Michael Plummer is an American actress best known for her work on stage and for her roles in such films as The Fisher King, Pulp Fiction, and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.

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Tony Randall is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Tony Randall Record producer, Comedian, Film Producer Tony Randall was an American actor, producer, and director, best known for his role as Felix Unger in the television adaptation of Neil Simon's play The Odd Couple.

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Joe Flanigan is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Joe Flanigan Actor Joe Flanigan is an American television actor best known for his portrayal of the character Major/Lt. Colonel John Sheppard in Stargate Atlantis.

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Kenneth Tobey is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Neighborhood Playhouse Alumni
Kenneth Tobey Actor Kenneth Tobey was an American stage, television, and film actor.