How many celebrities named Anthony can you think of? The famous Anthonys and Tonys below have many different professions, including notable actors named Anthony, famous athletes named Anthony, and directors named Anthony. You'll find Anthony Bourdain, Tony Romo, and several other well-known Anthonys on this list.
Sir Anthony Hopkins is certainly one of the most famous Anthonys on this list. Hopkins is an incredibly decorated actor, having won an Academy Award, three BAFTAs, two Emmys, and the Cecil B. DeMille Award. One of his most iconic film roles is that of Hannibal Lecter in the 1991 film The Silence of the Lambs.
Another of the famous people with the first name Anthony is Anthony Michael Hall. He is best known for his teenage roles in the John Hughes movies of the 1980s: The Breakfast Club, Weird Science, and Sixteen Candles. After that, Hall decided to diversify his acting jobs to avoid being typecast as the nerd. More recently, he appeared in ABC's The Goldbergs in 2020.
There are also famous singers named Tony, such as Tony Bennett, and football players named Anthony, such as Anthony Barr. Another of the famous people called Tony is skateboarder Tony Hawk.
Did we forget one of your favorite famous men named Anthony or Tony? Just add them to the list!
Birthplace: Margam, United KingdomSir Philip Anthony Hopkins (born 31 December 1937) is a Welsh actor, director, and producer. He won the Academy Award for Best Actor in 1992, and was nominated three additional times. Hopkins has... more
Birthplace: Carlsbad, California, United States of AmericaAnthony Frank Hawk (born May 12, 1968) is an American professional skateboarder, actor and owner of the skateboard company Birdhouse. Hawk is well known for completing the first documented 900 and... more
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Alternative Name: Tony BourdainAnthony Michael Bourdain (; June 25, 1956 – June 8, 2018) was an American celebrity chef, author, and travel documentarian who starred in programs focusing on the exploration of international... more
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, USAAnthony Dwane Mackie (born September 23, 1978) is an American actor. He has been featured in films, television series and Broadway and Off-Broadway plays, including Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, Drowning... more
Birthplace: New York City, USA, New YorkTony Danza (born April 21, 1951) is an American actor, comedian, singer, television personality, tap dancer, boxer and teacher who starred on the TV series Taxi and Who's the Boss?, for which he was... more
Birthplace: Bruges, BelgiumWilliam Anthony Parker Jr. (born 17 May 1982) is a French-American former professional basketball player. The son of a professional basketball player, Parker played for two years for Paris Basket... more
Birthplace: West Point, New York, United States of AmericaAnthony Hale (born September 30, 1970) is an American actor and comedian. He is known for his role in the Fox comedy series Arrested Development as the neurotic Buster Bluth. He also voiced Forky in... more
Birthplace: Astoria, New York City, New York, United States of AmericaAnthony Dominick Benedetto (born August 3, 1926), known professionally as Tony Bennett, is an American singer of traditional pop standards, big band, show tunes, and jazz. He is also a painter,... more
Birthplace: Compton, California, United States of AmericaAnthony Anderson (born August 15, 1970) is an American actor, comedian, writer, and game show host. He has starred in his own short-lived sitcom, All About the Andersons, as well as the ABC sitcom... more
Birthplace: Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA
Alternative Name: Tony Shaloub, Tony ShalubAnthony Marcus Shalhoub ( shəL-HOOB; born October 9, 1953) is an American actor. He is widely recognized for his work as a character actor, having won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Television... more
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Alternative Name: Tony GoldwynAnthony Howard Goldwyn (born May 20, 1960) is an American actor, singer, producer, director and political activist. He portrayed Carl Bruner in Ghost, Colonel Bagley in The Last Samurai, and the... more
Birthplace: West Roxbury, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of AmericaMichael Anthony Hall (born April 14, 1968), known professionally as Anthony Michael Hall, is an American actor who starred in several teen-oriented films of the 1980s. Hall began his career in... more
Birthplace: New York, New York, USA
Alternative Name: Anthony PerkinsAnthony Perkins (April 4, 1932 – September 12, 1992) was an American actor and singer. He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his second film, Friendly Persuasion... more
Birthplace: Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States of America
Alternative Name: Anthony RandallAnthony Leonard Randall (born Aryeh Leonard Rosenberg; February 26, 1920 – May 17, 2004) was an American actor. He is best known for his role as Felix Unger in a television adaptation of the 1965... more
Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States of AmericaAntonio Ramiro Romo (born April 21, 1980) is an American football television analyst and retired quarterback who played 14 seasons with the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League (NFL). He... more
Birthplace: London, England, UK
Alternative Name: Anthony Stewart HeadAnthony Stewart Head (born 20 February 1954) is an English actor and musician. He rose to fame in the UK following his role in the Gold Blend couple television advertisements for Nescafé Gold Blend,... more
Birthplace: USA, Rochester, PennsylvaniaAnthony Drew "Tony" Dorsett (born April 7, 1954) is a former American football running back who played professionally in the National Football League (NFL) for the Dallas Cowboys and Denver... more
Birthplace: Chihuahua, Chihuahua Municipality, MexicoAntonio Rodolfo Quinn Oaxaca (April 21, 1915 – June 3, 2001), known as Anthony Quinn, was a Mexican-Irish-American actor, painter, writer and film director. He starred in numerous critically... more
Birthplace: Chicago, IllinoisAnthony Marshon Davis Jr. (born March 11, 1993) is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He plays the power forward and... more
Birthplace: Santa Barbara, California, United States of AmericaAnthony Charles Edwards (born July 19, 1962) is an American actor and director. He is most widely known for his role as Dr. Mark Greene on the first eight seasons of ER, for which he received a... more
Birthplace: Torrance, California, United States of AmericaAnthony David Gonzalez (born February 27, 1976) is a former American football tight end. He played college football and college basketball at University of California, Berkeley, and was recognized as... more
Birthplace: Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States of AmericaAnthony Kiedis ( KEE-dis; born November 1, 1962) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, rapper, and actor. He is best known as the lead vocalist of the Red Hot Chili Peppers and (despite a... more
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States of AmericaAnthony Tiran "Tony" Todd (born December 4, 1954) is an American actor, voice artist, and film producer, best known for portraying Sergeant Warren in Platoon (1986), Kurn in Star Trek: The Next... more
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USAAnthony Jeselnik ( JES-əl-nik; born December 22, 1978) is an American comedian, writer, actor, and producer. He is known for his dark comedy style, which emphasizes ironic misdirection, non... more
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of AmericaAnthony David Weiner (; born September 4, 1964) is an American former Democratic congressman who represented New York's 9th congressional district from January 1999 until June 2011. He won seven... more