How many celebrities named Douglas can you think of? The famous Dougs and Douglases below have many different professions, including notable actors named Douglas, famous athletes named Doug, and even musicians named Douglas.
Douglas Fairbanks is certainly one of the most famous Douglases on this list. One of the famous actors named Douglas, he is best known for starring in The Mask of Zorro. Fun Fact: he hosted the inaugural Academy Awards in 1929.
Another of the famous people with the first name Doug is Doug Benson. He is a comedian and marijuana rights advocate. Super High Me and Getting Doug with High are among his notable projects.
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Birthplace: London, United KingdomDouglas John Booth (born 9 July 1992) is an English actor. He first came to public attention following his performance as Boy George in the BBC Two film Worried About the Boy (2010). He also starred... more
Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Alternative Name: Dougie Jones, Doug A. JonesDoug Jones (born May 24, 1960) is an American actor, contortionist, and mime. He is best known for portraying inhuman creatures, usually via heavy make-up and/or visual effects. He most notably... more
Birthplace: California, USA
Alternative Name: Douglas BensonDouglas Steven "Doug" Benson is an American stand-up comedian and actor who has appeared on Comedy Central Presents, Best Week Ever and was a contestant on Last Comic Standing in the show's fifth... more
Birthplace: Area code 720, Colorado, Area code 303, Denver, Area codes 303 and 720Douglas Fairbanks (born Douglas Elton Thomas Ullman; May 23, 1883 – December 12, 1939) was an American actor, screenwriter, director, and producer. He was best known for his swashbuckling roles in... more
Birthplace: Burbank, California, United States of AmericaDouglas Peter Savant (born June 21, 1964) is an American actor. He played Matt Fielding in Melrose Place (1992–97) and Tom Scavo in the ABC's Desperate Housewives (2004–12).... more
Birthplace: Cambridge, United KingdomDouglas Noel Adams (11 March 1952 – 11 May 2001) was an English author, screenwriter, essayist, humorist, satirist and dramatist. Adams was author of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, which... more
Birthplace: Glendale, California, USADouglas Osborne McClure (May 11, 1935 – February 5, 1995) was an American actor whose career in film and television extended from the 1950s to the 1990s. He is best known for his role as the cowboy... more
Birthplace: Plymouth, United KingdomDouglas Hodge (born 25 February 1960) is an English actor, director, and musician who trained for the stage at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. Hodge is a council member of the National Youth... more
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USADouglas Eric Liman (born July 24, 1965) is an American film director and producer. He is known for directing the films Swingers (1996), Go (1999), The Bourne Identity (2002), Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005),... more
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Alternative Name: Doug Fowley, Douglas FowleyDouglas Fowley (born Daniel Vincent Fowley, May 30, 1911 – May 21, 1998) was an American movie and television actor in more than 240 films and dozens of television programs, He is probably best... more
Birthplace: Little Rock, Arkansas, United States of AmericaGeneral of the Army Douglas MacArthur (January 26, 1880 – April 5, 1964) was an American five-star general and Field Marshal of the Philippine Army. He was Chief of Staff of the United States Army... more
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Alternative Name: Douglas BourneDoug E. Doug (born Douglas Bourne) is an American actor, comedian, screenwriter, producer, and film director. He started his career at age 17 as a stand-up comedian. He played the role of Griffin... more
Birthplace: Zachary, LouisianaDouglas Lee Williams (born August 9, 1955) is a former American football quarterback and former head coach of the Grambling State Tigers football team. Williams is known for his remarkable... more
Birthplace: Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of AmericaDouglas Stanhope (born March 25, 1967) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, author, political activist, and podcast host.... more
Birthplace: Merced, CaliforniaDouglas Wildes Fister (born February 4, 1984) is an American former professional baseball pitcher. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Seattle Mariners, Detroit Tigers, Washington... more
Birthplace: Liverpool, United KingdomDouglas William Bradley (born 7 September 1954) is an English actor, best known for his role as the lead Cenobite "Pinhead" in the Hellraiser film series. ... more
Birthplace: Manchester, Maryland, USADouglas Richard Flutie (born October 23, 1962) is an American former quarterback in the National Football League (NFL), Canadian Football League (CFL), and United States Football League... more
Birthplace: Kingston, CanadaDouglas Robert Gilmour (born June 25, 1963) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player and current President of Hockey Operations for the Kingston Frontenacs of the Ontario Hockey League... more
Birthplace: Fairfield, CaliforniaDoug Martin (born May 22, 1957) is a former professional American football player who was selected by the Minnesota Vikings in the 1st round (9th overall) of the 1980 NFL Draft. A 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m),... more
Birthplace: Los Angeles, CaliforniaDouglas Heyes (May 22, 1919 – February 8, 1993) was an American film and television writer, director, producer, actor, composer, and author with a long list of accomplishments. He was sometimes... more
Birthplace: Ottawa, CanadaDouglas Frederick Wilson (born July 5, 1957) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey defenceman and the current General Manager of the San Jose Sharks of the National Hockey League.... more
Birthplace: Humboldt, Tennessee, United States of AmericaDouglas Leon Atkins (May 8, 1930 – December 30, 2015) was an American football defensive end who played for the Cleveland Browns, Chicago Bears, and New Orleans Saints in the National Football League... more
Birthplace: Montreal, CanadaDouglas Norman Harvey (December 19, 1924 – December 26, 1989) was a Canadian professional hockey player who played in the National Hockey League (NHL) from 1947 until 1964, and from 1966 until 1969.... more
Birthplace: Warren, MichiganDouglas Daniel Weight (born January 21, 1971) is an American professional ice hockey coach, executive and former player. He is also the former head coach and assistant general manager for the New... more
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of AmericaDouglas Elton Fairbanks Jr., (December 9, 1909 – May 7, 2000), was an American actor and producer, and a decorated naval officer of World War II. He is best known for starring in such films as The... more