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Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Ellis. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Ellis on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Ellis as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Ellis along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Ellis, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Elliss include Monta Ellis, Bret Easton Ellis, and Dale Ellis, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Monta Ellis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Monta Ellis age 32 - Monta Ellis is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association. Ellis entered the 2005 NBA draft directly after ...more

Bret Easton Ellis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Bret Easton Ellis age 54 - Bret Easton Ellis is an American novelist, screenwriter, and short story writer. His works have been translated into 27 languages. He was at first regarded as one of the so-called literary Brat ...more

Dale Ellis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Dale Ellis age 57 - Dale Ellis is a retired American professional basketball player, who played in the National Basketball Association. After his time at the University of Tennessee, Ellis was selected ninth ...more

Nelsan Ellis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Nelsan Ellis age 39 - Nelsan Ellis is an American film and television actor and playwright. He is well known for his role as Lafayette Reynolds in the HBO series True Blood, which he played from 2008 until the ...more

Ryan Ellis is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Ryan Ellis age 27 - Ryan Ellis is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman. He is currently playing with the Nashville Predators of the National Hockey League. After his second OHL season, he was selected 11th ...more

Hunter Ellis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Hunter Ellis age 49 - Hunter Ellis is an American television personality. A former naval aviator, he was first noted for his participation in the Survivor Television series before going on to host several television ...more

Dock Ellis is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Dock Ellis Died at 63 (1945-2008) - Dock Phillip Ellis, Jr. was an American professional baseball player. A pitcher, Ellis played in Major League Baseball from 1968 through 1979 for the Pittsburgh Pirates, New York Yankees, ...more

Perry Ellis is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Perry Ellis Died at 46 (1940-1986) - Perry Edwin Ellis was an American fashion designer who founded his eponymous sportswear house, in the mid-1970s. Ellis' influence on the fashion industry has been called "a huge turning ...more

Mark Ellis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Mark Ellis age 40 - Mark William Ellis is an American former professional baseball second baseman. He played the majority of his Major League Baseball career for the Oakland Athletics, and also appeared for the ...more

Ron Ellis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Ron Ellis age 73 - Ronald John Edward Ellis is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player. Ellis played 16 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Toronto Maple Leafs. After playing, Ellis went into ...more

Kerry Ellis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Kerry Ellis age 38 - Kerry Ellis is an actor.

A. J. Ellis is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
A. J. Ellis age 36 - Andrew James "A.J." Ellis is a catcher in Major League Baseball who plays for the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Jimmy Ellis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Jimmy Ellis Died at 74 (1940-2014) - James "Jimmy" Ellis was an American professional boxer. Ellis is a former WBA world heavyweight champion, which he won for his victory over Jerry Quarry in 1968. He made one successful ...more

Herb Ellis is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Herb Ellis Died at 89 (1921-2010) - Mitchell Herbert "Herb" Ellis was an American jazz guitarist. Perhaps best known for his 1950s membership in the trio of pianist Oscar Peterson, Ellis was also a staple of west-coast ...more

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Alice Thomas Ellis is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Alice Thomas Ellis Died at 73 (1932-2005) - Alice Thomas Ellis was a British writer and essayist. She was the author of numerous novels, and also of some non-fiction, including cookery books. Although her married name was Anna Haycraft, ...more

Aunjanue Ellis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Aunjanue Ellis age 49 - Aunjanue L. Ellis is an American film, stage, and television actress, and producer. She began her acting career in theater, and made her film debut in Girls Town. She later had leading roles in ...more

Lisa Ellis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Lisa Ellis Lisa Ellis is a costume designer.

Alton Ellis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Alton Ellis Died at 70 (1938-2008) - Alton Nehemiah Ellis OD was a Jamaican vocalist. One of the innovators of rocksteady who was given the informal title "Godfather of Rocksteady". In 2006, he was inducted into the ...more

Tinsley Ellis is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Tinsley Ellis age 60 - Tinsley Ellis is an American blues and rock musician, who grew up in southern Florida.

Rob Ellis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Rob Ellis age 38 - Rob Ellis, better known as Pinch, is a dubstep artist from Bristol, United Kingdom noted for his fusion of styles such as Reggae, World Music, and Dancehall with dubstep. He released his first ...more

Chris Ellis is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Chris Ellis age 61 - Chris Ellis is an American film and television actor.

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Shaun Ellis is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Shaun Ellis age 40 - MeShaunda "Shaun" Pizarrur Ellis, nicknamed Big Katt, is a former American football defensive end who played twelve seasons in the National Football League. He played college football ...more

David R. Ellis is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
David R. Ellis Died at 61 (1952-2013) - David Richard Ellis was an American film director and stuntman born in Santa Monica, California in 1952.

Nadine Ellis is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Nadine Ellis Nadine Ellis is an actress and dancer.

Albert Ellis is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Albert Ellis Died at 94 (1913-2007) - Albert Ellis was an American psychologist who in 1955 developed Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy. He held M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in clinical psychology from Columbia University and American ...more

James Ellis is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
James Ellis Died at 83 (1931-2014) - James "Jimmy" Ellis was a Northern Irish actor and stage director with a career stretching over sixty years. Originally a stage actor and director in Northern Ireland, he moved to ...more

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Jimmy "Orion" Ellis Died at 53 (1945-1998) - Jimmy Hughes Bell was an American singer. Known internationally for his singing ability and dynamic personal appearances, he appeared with many artists including Loretta Lynn, Jerry Lee Lewis, ...more

Janet Ellis is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Janet Ellis age 62 - Janet Michelle Ellis is an English television presenter and actress, best known for presenting the BBC children's television programmes Blue Peter and Jigsaw between 1979 and 1987. She is the ...more

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Don Ellis is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Don Ellis Died at 44 (1934-1978) - Don Ellis was an American jazz trumpeter, drummer, composer and bandleader. He is best known for his extensive musical experimentation, particularly in the area of unusual time signatures. Later ...more

LaPhonso Ellis is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
LaPhonso Ellis age 47 - LaPhonso Darnell Ellis is a retired American basketball player. He was selected by the Denver Nuggets as the fifth overall pick in the 1992 NBA Draft.

Gareth Ellis is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Gareth Ellis age 36 - Gareth Ellis is an English professional rugby league footballer for Hull FC in the English Super League. He has represented at international level for Great Britain and England and primarily ...more

Greg Ellis is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Greg Ellis age 40 - Gregory Lemont Ellis is a former American college and professional football player who was a defensive end in the National Football League for twelve seasons. He played college football for the ...more

John Ellis is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
John Ellis age 65 - John Ellis is an English guitarist and songwriter.

Bob Ellis is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Bob Ellis age 76 - Robert "Bob" Ellis is an Australian writer, journalist, filmmaker and political commentator. He was a student at the University of Sydney at the same time as other notable Australians ...more

James O. Ellis is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
James O. Ellis age 70 - Admiral James O. Ellis, Jr. is a retired 4-star admiral and former Commander, United States Strategic Command, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska. He currently is President and Chief Executive ...more

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Sedrick Ellis is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Sedrick Ellis age 32 - Sedrick Dwayne Ellis is an American former college and professional football player who was a defensive tackle in the National Football League for five seasons. He played college football for ...more

Scott Ellis is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Scott Ellis age 60 - Scott Ellis is an American stage director and television director.

Havelock Ellis is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Havelock Ellis Died at 80 (1859-1939) - Henry Havelock Ellis, known as Havelock Ellis, was an English physician, writer, and social reformer who studied human sexuality. He was co-author of the first medical textbook in English on ...more

Greg Ellis is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Greg Ellis age 50 - Greg Ellis is an English actor and voice actor.

Jason Ellis is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Jason Ellis age 46 - Jason Ellis is an Australian satellite radio host, professional skateboarder, mixed martial arts fighter, truck racer, boxer, rock singer, and actor. Based in the United States, Ellis hosts The ...more

Sarah Ellis is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Sarah Ellis age 65 - Sarah Ellis is a Canadian children's author and librarian. She attended the University of British Columbia where she received her Bachelors of Arts honours in 1973 and a Masters in Library ...more

Larry Ellis is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Larry Ellis age 72 - Larry Rudell Ellis is a retired United States Army general, who served as the Commander of U.S. Army Forces Command from November 19, 2001 until 2004, following his assignment as the Deputy ...more

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Peter Ellis is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Peter Ellis Died at 58 (1948-2006) - Peter Ellis was a British director who helped develop a number of television episodes. He began his career directing episodes for various dramatic television series in England. In the late 1980s ...more

Robert Ellis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Robert Ellis Died at 82 (1892-1974) - Robert Ellis was an American film actor, screenwriter and film director. He appeared in 166 films between 1913 and 1934. He also wrote for a 65 films and directed 61. He was born in Brooklyn, ...more

Terry Ellis is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Terry Ellis age 54 - Terry Lynn Ellis is an R&B singer best known for her work with the vocal group En Vogue.

Allan Ellis is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Allan Ellis Died at 62 (1951-2013) - Allan Ellis was a former cornerback who played nine seasons in the National Football League. Ellis attended UCLA. In 1977, Ellis was named to his lone Pro Bowl, and is the first Chicago Bears ...more

Dolan Ellis is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Dolan Ellis age 83 - Francis Dolan Ellis has been Arizona's Official State Balladeer since 1966, as appointed by ten consecutive governors. Governor Sam Goddard made the first appointment. Since then, official ...more

Romallis Ellis is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Romallis Ellis age 52 - Romallis Ellis was an American boxer, who won the Lightweight Bronze medal at the 1988 Olympics.

Frank Ellis is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Frank Ellis Died at 72 (1897-1969) - Frank Ellis was an American film actor. He appeared in over 480 films between 1917 and 1954. He was born in Oklahoma and died in Los Angeles, California.

Robbie Ellis is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ellis
Robbie Ellis age 75 - Rob Elowitch, better known by his ring name, Robbie Ellis, is an American professional wrestler who has competed in New England and Mid-Atlantic independent circuit as well as international ...more