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Who Is The Most Famous Perry In The World?

Updated March 4, 2021 588 votes 33 voters 21.2k views63 items

List RulesVote up everyone you recognize with the last name Perry.

How many celebrities with the last name Perry can you think of? The famous Perrys below have many different professions, including notable actors with the last name Perry, famous musicians named Perry, and even athletes named Perry.

Katy Perry is certainly one of the most famous Perrys on this list. One of the famous singers with the last name Perry, she became a pop superstar after the release of her album One of the Boys in 2008. Her biggest hits include “California Gurls,” “Roar,” and “I Kissed a Girl.”

Another of the famous people with the last name Perry is Tyler Perry. He is a visionary actor, director, writer, and producer. He created such series as Tyler Perry's House of Payne and The Haves and have Nots. Matthew Perry is another of the famous actors with the last name Perry. He's most known for playing Chandler Bing on NBC hit series Friends

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people with the last name Perry? Just add them to the list. Then be sure to vote up every celebrity with the surname Perry that you've heard of! 

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    Katy Perry



    BirthplaceSanta Barbara, California, USA

    Alternative NameKathryn Perry, Kathryn Hudson, Katy Hudson

    Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson (born October 25, 1984), known professionally as Katy Perry, is an American singer, songwriter, and television judge. After singing in church during her childhood, she...  more

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    Steve Perry



    BirthplaceHanford, California, United States of America

    Stephen Ray Perry (born January 22, 1949) is an American singer and songwriter. He is best known as the lead singer of the rock band Journey during their most commercially successful periods from...  more

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    Tyler Perry



    BirthplaceNew Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

    Tyler Perry (born Emmitt Perry Jr.; September 13, 1969) is an American actor, playwright, filmmaker, and comedian. In 2011, Forbes listed him as the highest paid man in entertainment, earning $130...  more

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    Matthew Perry



    BirthplaceWilliamstown, Massachusetts, USA

    Alternative NameMatthew L. Perry

    Matthew Langford Perry (born August 19, 1969) is a Canadian-American actor, comedian and playwright who gained worldwide recognition for his role as Chandler Bing on the NBC television sitcom...  more

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    Joe Perry



    BirthplaceLawrence, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Anthony Joseph Pereira (born September 10, 1950) better known by his stage name, Joe Perry, is an American musician, songwriter and vocalist, who is best known as the lead guitarist and founding...  more

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    Luke Perry



    BirthplaceMansfield, Ohio, USA

    Coy Luther "Luke" Perry III (October 11, 1966 – March 4, 2019) was an American actor. He became a teen idol for playing Dylan McKay on the TV series Beverly Hills, 90210 from 1990 to 1995, and again...  more

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    Linda Perry



    BirthplaceSpringfield, Massachusetts

    Linda Perry (born April 15, 1965) is an American singer-songwriter, musician, and record producer. She was the lead singer and primary songwriter of 4 Non Blondes, and has since founded two record...  more

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    Jeff Perry



    BirthplaceHighland Park, Illinois, USA

    Jeffrey Perry (born August 16, 1955) is an American actor of stage, television, and film. He starred in the ABC political drama Scandal from 2012 to 2018....  more
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    BirthplaceThousand Oaks, California, USA

    Alternative NameBradley Perry

    Bradley Steven Perry (born November 23, 1998) is an American actor. He is known for his role as Gabe Duncan on the Disney Channel family sitcom Good Luck Charlie, and for his role as Roger Elliston...  more
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    Kimberly Perry



    BirthplaceJackson, Mississippi

    Kimberly Perry is a member of the country music group The Band Perry....  more

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    C.J. Perry



    BirthplaceGainesville, Florida, United States of America

    C.J. Perry is an actress....  more
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    BirthplaceKendal, Jamaica

    Lee "Scratch" Perry OD (20 March 1936 – 29 August 2021) was a Jamaican record producer and singer noted for his innovative studio techniques and production style. Perry was a pioneer in the 1970s...  more

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    Suzi Perry



    BirthplaceCosford, United Kingdom

    Suzi Perry (born 3 May 1970) is an English television presenter, currently covering Motorcycle speedway and MotoGP for BT Sport. She is best known for covering MotoGP for the BBC for 13 years, The...  more
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    Niamh Perry



    BirthplaceBangor, United Kingdom

    Niamh Perry (born 10 June 1990) is a Northern Irish singer and actress who is best known for playing Fleck in the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical Love Never Dies. She came to prominence when she competed...  more
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    Steve Perry



    BirthplaceSyracuse, New York

    Stephen Henry Perry (born October 8, 1963) is an American musician, best known as lead singer, songwriter and rhythm guitarist for the Oregon ska-swing band the Cherry Poppin' Daddies....  more
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    BirthplaceWilliamstown, Massachusetts, USA

    Alternative NameJohn Bennett Perry

    John Bennett Perry (born January 4, 1941) is an American actor, singer, and former model. He is the father of actor Matthew Perry....  more
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    Grayson Perry



    BirthplaceChelmsford, England

    Grayson Perry (born 24 March 1960) is an English contemporary artist. He is known for his ceramic vases, tapestries and cross-dressing, as well as his observations of the contemporary arts scene,...  more
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    Rachel Perry



    BirthplaceBrockville, Canada

    Rachel Perry (born January 20, 1976) is a Canadian- born TV personality working in the United States. The former MuchMusic VJ is the host of All Access on VH1, and is the narrator for Web Junk 20,...  more
  • 19

    Doane Perry



    BirthplaceNew York, United States of America

    Doane Ethredge Perry (born June 16, 1954) is an American musician, composer and author. Widely known for his work from 1984 to 2011 as drummer and percussionist with the band Jethro Tull, he has also...  more
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    Rick Perry



    BirthplacePaint Creek, Texas, USA

    James Richard "Rick" Perry (born March 4, 1950) is an American politician who is the 14th and current United States Secretary of Energy, serving in the Cabinet of Donald Trump. Prior to becoming...  more
  • 21

    Brendan Perry



    BirthplaceWhitechapel, London, United Kingdom

    Brendan Michael Perry (born 30 June 1959) is a British singer and multi-instrumentalist best known for his work as half of the duo Dead Can Dance with Lisa Gerrard....  more
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    Richard Perry



    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Richard Perry (born June 18, 1942) is an American record producer. Perry began as a performer in his adolescence, but shifted gears after graduating from college and rose through the late 1960s and...  more
  • 23

    DJ Perry



    BirthplaceMichigan, USA, Lansing

    DJ Perry (born June 23, 1970 in Lansing, Michigan, U.S.) is an American actor, film producer, and screenwriter....  more
  • 24

    Frank Perry


    AgeDec. at 65 (1930-1995)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    Frank Joseph Perry Jr. (August 21, 1930 – August 29, 1995) was an American stage director and filmmaker. The 1962 independent film David and Lisa was nominated for two Academy Awards for best...  more
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    Gaylord Perry



    BirthplaceWilliamston, North Carolina

    Gaylord Jackson Perry (born September 15, 1938) is a former Major League Baseball right-handed pitcher. He pitched from 1962 to 1983 for eight different teams. During a 22-year baseball career, Perry...  more

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