Celebrities Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne  

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

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Liam Payne is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 24 - Liam Payne is a member of the musical group, One Direction.

Alexander Payne is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 57 - Alexander Payne is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer, known for the films Citizen Ruth, Election, About Schmidt, Sideways, The Descendants, and Nebraska. His films are noted ...more

Adreian Payne is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 27 - Adreian Payne is a basketball player.

Freda Payne is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 75 - Freda Charcilia Payne is an American singer and actress best known for her million selling 1970 hit single, "Band of Gold". She was also an actress in musicals and film, as well as the ...more

Keri-Anne Payne is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 30 - Keri-Anne Payne is a British swimmer, specialising in marathon open water swimming, and long-distance freestyle swimming in the pool. She is a two-time World 10 km Open Water champion, and an ...more

Allen Payne is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 49 - Allen Payne is an actor.

Nikki Payne is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 42 - Nikki Payne, is a Canadian comedian and actress, from Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia, Canada. Born with a cleft palate, she is well known for incorporating her lisp into her comedy act. She has ...more

Seth Payne is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 40 - Seth Copeland Payne is a former American football defensive tackle. He now lives in Houston, Texas, and co-hosts a local radio show. He was originally drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the ...more

Waylon Payne is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 45 - Waylon Malloy Payne is an American country singer, songwriter, musician and actor. He is the son of the country singer Sammi Smith.

Kherington Payne is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 28 - Kherington Taylor Payne is an American dancer and actress who came to prominence as a Top 10 Finalist in Season 4 of the hit reality-dance show So You Think You Can Dance and in a role in the ...more

Cecil Payne is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
Dec. at 85 (1922-2007) - Cecil Payne was a jazz baritone saxophonist born in Brooklyn, NY. Payne also played the alto saxophone and flute. He played with other prominent jazz musicians, in particular Dizzy Gillespie and ...more

Don Payne is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
Dec. at 49 (1964-2013) - William Donald "Don" Payne was an American writer and producer. He wrote several episodes of The Simpsons after 2000, many of these with John Frink, whom he met while studying at the ...more

Sonny Payne is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
Dec. at 53 (1926-1979) - Sonny Payne was an American jazz drummer, best known for his work with Count Basie and Harry James.

Tom Payne is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 67 - Thomas Robert "Tom" Payne is a former professional basketball player and a convicted serial rapist. A 7-foot, 2-inch center, Payne played with the Atlanta Hawks of the NBA during the ...more

John Payne is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 60 - John Payne is a British musician, best known as the lead singer and bassist of Asia from 1992 to 2006 and, from June 2007, with Asia Featuring John Payne. John Payne became the frontman of Asia ...more

Eddie Payne is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 67 - Eddie Payne is an American college basketball coach and current head men's basketball coach at the University of South Carolina Upstate. Payne led the USC Upstate Spartans through their first ...more

Mark Payne is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 52 - Mark Payne is a three-time Emmy award winning celebrity makeup artist, multiple award winning filmmaker and author

Bruce Payne is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 59 - Bruce Martyn Payne is an English character actor and producer and was a member of the 1980s Brit Pack. Although he is best known for his villainous roles, Payne has played characters across the ...more

Frederick G. Payne is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
Dec. at 74 (1904-1978) - Frederick George Payne was an American businessman and politician. A member of the Republican Party, he served as a U.S. Senator from Maine from 1953 to 1959. He previously served as the 60th ...more

John Payne is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
Dec. at 77 (1912-1989) - John Howard Payne was an American film actor who is mainly remembered from film noir crime stories and 20th Century Fox musical films, and for his leading roles in Miracle on 34th Street and the ...more

Sarah Payne is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
Sarah Evelyn Isobel Payne was the victim of a high-profile murder in England in July 2000. Her murderer, Roy Whiting, was convicted in December 2001 and sentenced to life imprisonment. The ...more

Donald M. Payne is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
Dec. at 78 (1934-2012) - Donald Milford Payne was an American politician who was the U.S. Representative for New Jersey's 10th congressional district from 1989 to 2012. He was a member of the Democratic Party. The ...more

Aaron Payne is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 35 - Aaron Payne is an Australian rugby league player. He has played for the North Queensland Cowboys in the National Rugby League competition throughout his professional career. His preferred ...more

Alice Payne is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne

Nicolle Payne is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 41 - Nicolle Katherine Payne is an American water polo player, who won the silver medal at the 2000 Sydney Olympics. The goalkeeper was also a member of the US team that won the bronze medal at the ...more

Bill Payne is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 69 - William "Bill" Payne co-founded, with Lowell George, the American rock band Little Feat. He is considered by many other rock pianists, including Elton John, to be one of the finest ...more

Roger Payne is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 83 - Roger Searle Payne is an American biologist and environmentalist famous for the 1967 discovery of whale song among humpback whales. Payne later became an important figure in the worldwide ...more

Maxx Payne is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 56 - Darryl Peterson is an American musician, actor and retired professional wrestler who wrestled in World Championship Wrestling as Maxx Payne and in the World Wrestling Federation as Man Mountain

Ethel L. Payne is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
Ethel L. Payne Dec. at 80 (1911-1991) - Ethel L. Payne was an African-American journalist. Known as the "First Lady of the Black Press", she was a columnist, lecturer, and freelance writer. She combined advocacy with ...more

John Barton Payne is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
John Barton Payne Dec. at 80 (1855-1935) - John Barton Payne was an American politician, lawyer and judge. He served as the United States Secretary of the Interior from 1920 until 1921 under Woodrow Wilson's administration.

Howie Payne is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 47 - Howie Payne is an English singer-songwriter and guitarist, formerly of The Stands. Following The Stands' split, Payne embarked on a solo career under the name Howard Eliott Payne and released ...more

Michelle Payne is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
Michelle Payne age 32 - Michelle Payne is an Australian jockey.

Charles Payne is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
Charles V. Payne is a Fox Business Network contributor and host of Fox's Making Money with Charles Payne. He was formerly co-host of Varney & Co. He joined the network at its launch in ...more

Heather Payne is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 48 - Heather Lynaye Floyd Payne is a solo Contemporary Christian music artist and founding member of group Point of Grace, with whom she had won 8 Dove Awards. She announced her retirement from the ...more

Tom Payne is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 35 - Thomas "Tom" Payne is an English actor. He is best known for playing Brett Aspinall in television drama series Waterloo Road from January 2007 to March 2008. Payne grew up in Bath, ...more

C. D. Payne is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 68 - C. D. Payne is an American writer of absurdist fiction who is best known for his series of novels about fictional teenager Nick Twisp. They are called the "Youth in Revolt" series or ...more

Julie Payne is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 71 - Julie K. Payne is an American television, film and stage actress who, in a career lasting over four decades, has specialized primarily in comedy roles as well as voice acting. She was a cast ...more

Eric Payne is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
Eric Payne

Virginia Payne is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
Virginia Payne Dec. at 68 (1909-1977) - Virginia Payne was an American radio actress, best known for her 27-year role as Ma Perkins. In 1939-1940, she played Mrs. Kerry Carter on the radio soap opera The Carters of Elm Street. She was ...more

Tom Payne is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
Dec. at 82 (1914-1996) - Tom Payne was a Brazilian film director, screenwriter and actor, known for The Landowner's Daughter, Payne and Hilliard and Curucu, Beast of the Amazon. He was married to Eliane Lage. He died on ...more

John Payne is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 57 - John Payne is an English voice actor who works with Ocean Studios in Vancouver, British Columbia. He has played several roles in anime, most notably Ramba Ral in Mobile Suit Gundam and Rasetsu ...more

Laurence Payne is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
Dec. at 90 (1919-2009) - Laurence Payne was an English actor and novelist.

Travis Payne is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 46 - Travis Payne is an American choreographer, director, and producer. He was the choreographer for Michael Jackson's This Is It until Jackson's death. Payne also served as the associate producer ...more

Sally Payne is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
Dec. at 87 (1912-1999) - Sally Payne was an American actress. She featured in several B-Westerns in the 1940s. Payne made her film debut in 1936 in the Gene Autry vehicle The Big Show. She became a leading lady in B ...more

Corey Payne is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 33 - Corey Payne is a former Australian professional rugby league player in the National Rugby League competition. Payne plays for the Bulldogs and previously played for St George Illawarra Dragons ...more

Dan Payne is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 45 - Dan Payne is a Canadian actor best known for playing the role of John in the television series Alice, I Think. Among his numerous television appearances was in an advertisement for Speakeasy ...more

Humfry Payne is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
Dec. at 34 (1902-1936) - Humfry Gilbert Garth Payne was an English archaeologist, director of the British School of Archaeology in Athens from 1929 to his death.

Trevor W. Payne is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 69 - Trevor Winston Payne, CM, is a Canadian musician and member of the Order of Canada.

Henry B. Payne is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
Dec. at 86 (1810-1896) - Henry B. Payne was an American politician in the U.S. state of Ohio. He served as a Democratic U.S. Senator and U.S. Representative from Ohio.

David Payne is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Payne
age 35 - David Thorn Payne is an American hurdler. He was born in Cincinnati, Ohio and his family moved to the suburb of Wyoming. Payne competed in the 110 and 400 meter hurdles while attending the ...more