List of famous people named Anthony, along with photos. How many celebrities named Tony can you think of? The famous Tonys below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Tony, athletes named Anthony, and even political figures named Tony. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Anthony? Add them to the list.Tony's definitely have a knack for sports. Tony Parker is a basketball player for the San Antonio Spurs. He was named MVP in 2007. He was also married to Eva Longoria. Tony Romo is a quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys. He holds the record for higher passing rate in the 4th quarter over any other quarterback since 2006. Tony Gonzalez was also a football player. Now retired, he played for the Kansas City Chiefs.