How many celebrities named Oliver can you think of? The famous Olivers below have many different professions, including notable actors named Oliver, famous directors named Oliver, and even athletes named Oliver.
Oliver Stone is certainly one of the most famous Olivers on this list. One of the famous filmmakers named Oliver, he has directed such films as Platoon, Born on the Fourth of July, and Natural Born Killers. He was also the writer of many movies including Midnight Express and Scarface.
Another of the famous people with the first name Oliver is Oliver Platt. The character actor counts A Time to Kill, Flatliners, and The Three Musketeers as among his film credits. He also began appearing on Chicago Med in 2015. Oliver Hudson, actor and brother of Kate Hudson, is another of the famous people called Oliver.
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Birthplace: New York, New York, USA
Alternative Name: Oliver W. StoneWilliam Oliver Stone (born September 15, 1946) is an American filmmaker, director, writer and conspiracy theorist.Stone won an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay as writer of Midnight Express... more
Birthplace: Harlem, Georgia, USA
Alternative Name: Cupid Hardy, "Babe" Hardy, Babe HardyOliver Norvell Hardy (born Norvell Hardy, January 18, 1892 – August 7, 1957) was an American comic actor and one half of Laurel and Hardy, the double act that began in the era of silent films and... more
Birthplace: Windsor, Ontario, CanadaOliver James Platt (born January 12, 1960) is a Canadian–American actor. He has been nominated for a Golden Globe Award as well as Emmy and Screen Actors Guild Awards. ... more
Birthplace: Huntingdon, United KingdomOliver Cromwell (25 April 1599 – 3 September 1658) was an English military and political leader. He served as Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England, Scotland, and Ireland "and of the... more
Birthplace: Sutton Coldfield, United KingdomOliver Phelps (born February 25, 1986) is an English actor most known for playing George Weasley in the Harry Potter films.... more
Birthplace: Wimbledon, London, United KingdomRobert Oliver Reed (13 February 1938 – 2 May 1999) was an English actor known for his upper-middle class, macho image and "hellraiser" lifestyle. Notable films include The Trap (1966), playing Bill... more
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of AmericaOliver Rutledge Hudson (born September 7, 1976) is an American actor. He is known for his roles as Adam Rhodes in the CBS comedy series Rules of Engagement (2007–2013), Jeff Fordham on the ABC... more
Birthplace: Cambridge, MassachusettsOliver Wendell Holmes (; August 29, 1809 – October 7, 1894) was an American physician, poet, and polymath based in Boston. A member of the Fireside Poets, he was acclaimed by his peers as one of the... more
Birthplace: Chambéry, FranceOlivier Jonathan Giroud (French pronunciation: [ɔlivje ʒiʁu]; born 30 September 1986) is a French professional footballer who plays as a forward for Premier League club Chelsea and the France... more
Birthplace: Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England, UKOliver Graham Chris (born 2 November 1978) is an English actor. He has appeared in a range of television series and TV films and on the stage, including theatrical productions in London's West End... more
Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas, USA
Alternative Name: Oliver NorthOliver Laurence North (born October 7, 1943) is an American political commentator, television host, military historian, author, and retired United States Marine Corps lieutenant colonel. He was... more
Birthplace: France, ParisOlivier Martinez (born 12 January 1966) is a French film actor. He became known after roles in several French films such as Un, deux, trois, soleil (1993), which garnered him the César Award for... more
Birthplace: Rotterdam, NetherlandsOlivier J. L. Heldens (born February 1, 1995) better known by his stage name Oliver Heldens is a Dutch DJ and electronic music producer from Rotterdam. His 2013 song "Gecko" caught the attention of... more
Birthplace: Hamburg, GermanyOliver Hirschbiegel (born 29 December 1957) is a German film director. His works include Das Experiment and the Oscar-nominated Downfall.... more
Birthplace: Karlsruhe, GermanyOliver Rolf Kahn (German: [ˈɔlɪvɐ ˈkaːn]; born 15 June 1969) is a German former football goalkeeper. He started his career in the Karlsruher SC Junior team in 1975. Twelve years later, Kahn made his... more
Birthplace: Windsor, Connecticut, United States of AmericaOliver Wolcott Sr. (November 20, 1726 – December 1, 1797) was an American politician. He was a signer of the United States Declaration of Independence and also of the Articles of Confederation as a... more
Birthplace: Karlskrona, SwedenOliver Oscar Emanuel Ekman-Larsson (pronounced [ˈɔlɪvɛr ˈeːkman ˈlɑːʂɔn]; born 17 July 1991) is a Swedish professional ice hockey defenceman currently serving as the captain of the Arizona Coyotes.... more
Birthplace: Karlsruhe, GermanyOliver Bierhoff (German pronunciation: [ˈɔlɪvɐ ˈbiːɐ̯hɔf]; born 1 May 1968) is a retired German former footballer who scored the first golden goal in the history of major international football, for... more
Birthplace: Ottershaw, United KingdomOliver James (born Oliver James Hutson; 1 June 1980) is an English musician, singer, songwriter, and actor.... more
Birthplace: Culiacán, MexicoÓliver Pérez Martínez (born August 15, 1981) is a Mexican professional baseball pitcher for the Cleveland Indians of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played for the San Diego Padres,... more
Birthplace: Chicago, IllinoisOliver McCall (born April 21, 1965) is an American professional boxer. A veteran of the sport for over three decades, he is best known for winning the WBC heavyweight title in 1994 by scoring an... more
Birthplace: Ashford, United KingdomOliver Scott "Oli" Sykes is an English musician best known for being the lead vocalist of the British metalcore band Bring Me the Horizon. He also founded the apparel company, Drop Dead Clothing.... more
Birthplace: England, LondonOliver Robert Ford Davies (born 12 August 1939) is an English actor and writer, best known for his role as Sio Bibble in Star Wars Episodes I to III. He is also known for his role as Cressen in HBO... more
Birthplace: Bielefeld, GermanyOliver Welke is a German television presenter, actor, comedian and sports journalist.... more
Birthplace: London, England, UKOliver Mansour Jackson-Cohen (born 24 October 1986) is an English actor and model.... more