List of famous people named Jean, along with photos. How many celebrities named Jean can you think of? The famous Jeans below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Jean, athletes named Jean, and even political figures named Jean. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Jean? Add them to the list.Jean Harlow was one of the most famous actresses and sex symbols of her time. One of her first movies include Hell's Angels. She's co-starred along-side with Clark Gable and Spencer Tracy. She was voted "22nd Greatest Actress of All Time" at The American Film Institute. Jean Reno is a famous french actor. He's starred in many movies, such as Godzilla and The Pink Panther. He has worked on English, French, Spanish, Japanese and Italian films.