List of famous people named Rose, along with photos. How many celebrities named Rose can you think of? The famous Roses below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Rose, athletes named Rose, and even political figures named Rose. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Rose? Add them to the list.Rose McGowan achieved her claim to fame with the series Charmed, where she played a witch. She also worked with Quentin Tarantino in the movie Grindhouse. If you want more comedy, we've got some old and new comedy girls for you. Rose Marie starred in The Dick Van Dyke Show, while Rose Byrne had quite the memorable part in Bridesmaids. And, still being quoted today, her character on the hit HBO series, Game of Thrones, Rose Leslie's "you know nothing Jon Snow" has been quoted and parodied since her on screen death in 2014.