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List of famous people from Orlando, including photos when available. The people below are listed by their popularity, so the most recognizable names are at the top of the list. Some of the people below are celebrities born in Orlando, while others are simply notable locals. If you're from Orlando you might already know that these prominent figures are also from your hometown, but some of the names below may really surprise you. This list includes people who were born and raised in Orlando, as well as those who were born there but moved away at a young age.

List features people like Kevin Melillo, Turner Ward and more!

If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Orlando?" or "Which celebrities were born in Orlando?" then this list is a great resource for you.

Wesley Snipes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 55 Wesley Trent Snipes is an American actor, film producer, and martial artist. He is best known for his role as the Marvel Comics character Blade in the Blade film trilogy. He formed a production ...more

John Anderson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 63 John David Anderson is an American country musician with a successful career that has lasted more than 30 years. Starting in 1977 with the release of his first single, "I've Got a ...more

Warren Sapp is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 43 Warren Carlos Sapp is a former American football defensive tackle. A Hall of Famer, Sapp played college football for the University of Miami, where he was recognized as a consensus All-American ...more

Traylor Howard is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 51 Traylor Elizabeth Howard is an American actress. She is known for her roles as Sharon Carter on the television series Two Guys and a Girl, and as Natalie Teeger on the USA Network series Monk ...more

Billy Gunn is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 54 Monty Kip Sopp, better known by his ring name Billy Gunn, is an American professional wrestler currently signed to WWE where he is a former six-time WWE Tag Team Champion with New Age Outlaws ...more

Kirsten Storms is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 33 Kirsten Renee Storms is an American actress. She played Isabella "Belle" Black on the NBC soap opera Days of Our Lives from 1999 to 2004. In 2005, Storms was cast as the character ...more

Josh Freese is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 45 Josh Freese is an American drummer and songwriter. He is a permanent member of the Vandals and Devo, having formerly played drums for Nine Inch Nails from late 2005 until late 2008, A Perfect ...more

Chri$ Ca$h is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Dec. at 23 (1982-2005) Christopher J. Bauman Jr. was an American professional wrestler, better known by his ring name Chri$ Ca$h. Bauman wrestled in many independent promotions, but is known for his time in Combat ...more

Jennifer Kesse is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Jennifer Joyce Kesse is a woman who lived in Orlando, Florida, and has been missing since January 24, 2006. Her disappearance puzzled investigators and an aggressive search for her was conducted ...more

Vanessa Hayden is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 35 Vanessa L'asonya Hayden-Johnson, née Vanessa L'asonya Hayden, is an American former college and professional basketball player who was a center in the Women's National Basketball ...more

Glenn Hubbard is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 59 Robert Glenn Hubbard is an American economist and academic professor. He is currently the Dean of the Columbia University Graduate School of Business, where he is also Russell L. Carson ...more

Scott Frank is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 58 A. Scott Frank is an American screenwriter and director.

Chandra Free is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 36 Chandra Free is an American writer and artist of the comic book The God Machine which is published by Archaia Studios Press. She worked on the comic series Sullengrey with Drew Rausch and ...more

Gary Siplin is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 63 Gary Anthony Siplin was a Democratic member of the Florida Senate, representing the 19th District since 2003. Previously he was a member of the Florida House of Representatives from 2000 through ...more

Carl Wright is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Dec. at 75 (1932-2007) Carl Wright was an American tap dancer, actor, and comedian whose late life acting credits included Soul Food, Barbershop, and Big Momma's House. For several years, Wright teamed up with Chicago ...more

Shayla Worley is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Shayla Worley age 27 Shayla Worley is an American gymnast. She was a member of the gold medal-winning American team at the 2007 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships. She has been training at Orlando Metro ...more

Caylee Marie Anthony is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Caylee Marie Anthony Dec. at 3 (2005-2008) Caylee Marie Anthony[1]  was a toddler who received media attention when she disappeared in June 2008. Her body was subsequently discovered and her mother, Casey Anthony, was indicted on ...more

Derrick Sharp is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 46 Derrick Sharp is an American Israeli retired professional basketball player. Sharp was born in Orlando, Florida. He played college basketball with the University of South Florida, and then went ...more

Buddy Dyer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 59 John Hugh "Buddy" Dyer is the 32nd and current mayor of Orlando, Florida, first elected in 2003. He is a member of the United States Democratic Party. Previously he represented Orlando ...more

Antonio Tarver is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 49 Antonio Deon Tarver, nicknamed the "Magic Man", is an American professional boxer and a former WBC, WBA, IBF, The Ring Light Heavyweight champion and a former IBO World Cruiserweight ...more

Michael James Nelson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 38 Michael James Nelson is an American comedy writer and performer who has appeared on Music Television and the television show "Pretty Wicked" on the The Oxygen Network. He also was a ...more

Billy Beane is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Billy Beane age 56 William Lamar "Billy" Beane III is an American former professional baseball player and current front office executive. He is the general manager and minority owner of the Oakland ...more

Chucky Atkins is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 43 Chucky Atkins is a former professional basketball player and an actor.

Jesse Neal is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 37 Jesse Neal is an American professional wrestler and a former member of the U.S. military. He is best known for working for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling, where he was one half of the tag team ...more

Marlon McCree is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 38 Marlon Tarron McCree is a former American football safety. He was drafted by the Jaguars in the seventh round of the 2001 NFL Draft. He played college football at Kentucky. McCree also played ...more

Mary Kaye Huntsman is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 56 Mary Kaye Huntsman is an activist and the wife of Jon Huntsman, Jr.. She launched and developed Bag of Hope and Power in You, programs that help children and teenagers deal with the emotional ...more

Denny Freeman is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Denny Freeman age 73 Denny Freeman is an American Texas and electric blues guitarist. Although he is primarily known as a guitar player, Freeman has also played piano and electric organ, both in concert and on ...more

Tony McCoy is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 46 Anthony Bernard McCoy is an American former college and professional football player who was a defensive tackle in the National Football League for nine seasons during the 1990s and early 2000s. ...more

Dale Whittington is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Dec. at 44 (1959-2003) Dale Whittington, was an American racing driver. Born in Orlando, Florida, he was the youngest of three Whittington brothers. All three are sons of Dick Whittington, a 1950s race car owner.

Kevin Lewis is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Kevin Lewis age 37 Kevin Lewis is a former professional American football linebacker in the National Football League who played for the New York Giants. He played college football at Duke.Lewis burst on the ...more

Darryl Dawkins is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 61 Darryl Dawkins is a retired American professional basketball player, most noted for his days with the NBA's Philadelphia 76ers and New Jersey Nets, although he also played briefly for the ...more

James R. Southall is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 33 James R. Southall III is an American songwriter, guitarist and session musician who has worked with a number of bands in Orlando and the greater Central Florida region; including Forever From ...more

Belvin Perry is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Belvin Perry age 68 Belvin Perry Jr. is a personal-injury attorney and former chief judge in the Florida's Ninth Judicial Circuit. He was the presiding judge for the high profile Casey Anthony murder trial.

Brian Nolan is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 38 Brian Nolan is a film actor.

Pete Pihos is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Dec. at 88 (1923-2011) Peter Louis Pihos was a professional American football player in the National Football League for the Philadelphia Eagles. He was a high school junior when his mother moved the family to ...more

Andy Gardiner is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 49 Andy Gardiner is a Republican member of the Florida Senate, representing the 13th District, which includes parts of Brevard County and Orange County, since 2012. Gardiner attended Stetson ...more

Rob Rock is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Robert "Rob" Rock is an American heavy metal singer-songwriter, best known as the longtime frontman of Impellitteri, a position he has held from 1987 to 1988, 1992 to 2000, and now ...more

Zoe Hartman is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Zoe Hartman age 26 Zoe Hartman is an actress.

Paul Hill is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Paul Hill age 55 Paul Sean Hill was the Director of Mission Operations at the NASA Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas. He was formerly a Flight Director in the Mission Control Center for Space ...more

Bobby Sippio is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 35 Robert Lee "Bobby" Sippio, Jr. is a former American football wide receiver. Sippio was suspended following his arrest for an undisclosed time frame. He was signed by the Peoria Pirates ...more

Jay Nolly is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Jay Nolly age 36 Jay Nolly is an American soccer player who most recently played for Chicago Fire in Major League Soccer.

Britt George is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 46 Britt George is an actor.

Ethan Van Sciver is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People From Orlando
age 43 Ethan Daniel Van Sciver is an American comic book artist, best known for illustrating a number of titles including Green Lantern, Superman/Batman, New X-Men, and The Flash: Rebirth. He is the ...more

Quincy McDuffie is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Quincy McDuffie age 27 Quincy McDuffie is an American football wide receiver for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League. He played college football for the UCF Knights of the University of Central ...more

Gabrielle Stein is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Gabrielle Stein age 28 Gabrielle Stein appeared in the 2012 film Let It Shine.

Kevin Melillo is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Kevin Melillo age 35 Kevin Michael Melillo is a former American professional baseball player.

John Proctor is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People From Orlando
John Proctor age 34

Kyle Hill is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Kyle Hill age 26 Kyle Hill is an American football offensive lineman.

Adam Latiff is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Adam Latiff age 39 Adam Latiff is a lead guitarist, rhythm guitarist, songwriter, and vocalist for a number bands, most notable for Puddle of Mudd. He started his career in bands such as Devereux and is currently ...more

Christian Kebbel is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People From Orlando
Christian Kebbel age 28 Christian Kebbel is an actor and the brother of Arielle Kebbel.