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Who Is The Most Famous Riley In The World?

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

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

Amber Riley is certainly one of the most famous Rileys on this list. One of the famous actresses with the last name Riley, she is best known for playing Mercedes Jones on Glee. She won Dancing with the Stars in 2013 and served as a judge on the series Let It Shine.

Another of the famous people with the last name Riley is Boots Riley. He is the lead vocalist of The Coup and Street Sweeper Social Club. He directed his first film, Sorry to Bother You, in 2018.

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  • Amber Riley
    Amber Patrice Riley (born February 15, 1986) is an American actress, singer and author. She is...  more
  • Charlotte Riley

    Charlotte Riley

    Age: 38
    Charlotte Frances Riley (born 29 December 1981) is an English actress. She is known for her...  more
  • Boots Riley
    Raymond Lawrence Riley (born April 1, 1971), better known by his stage name Boots Riley, is an...  more
  • Rachel Riley
    Rachel Annabelle Riley (born 11 January 1986) is an English television presenter and...  more
  • Madison Riley
    Madison Riley Aplanalp, better known as Madison Riley, is an American actress....  more
  • Talulah Riley
    Talulah Jane Riley-Milburn (born 26 September 1985), known professionally as Talulah Riley, is...  more
  • Jeannie C. Riley
    Jeannie C. Riley (born Jeanne Carolyn Stephenson; October 19, 1945) is an American country...  more
  • Sam Riley

    Sam Riley

    Age: 40
    Samuel Peter W. Riley (born 8 January 1980) is an English actor and singer. He is best known...  more
  • Bridgett Riley
    For the painter, see Bridget Riley.Bridgett Riley (born May 13, 1973) is a female boxer and...  more
  • Lisa Riley

    Lisa Riley

    Age: 44
    Lisa Jane Riley (born 13 July 1976 in Bury, Greater Manchester) is an English actress and...  more
  • James Whitcomb Riley

    James Whitcomb Riley

    Dec. at 67 (1849-1916)
    James Whitcomb Riley (October 7, 1849 – July 22, 1916) was an American writer, poet, and...  more
  • Pat Riley

    Pat Riley

    Age: 75
    Patrick James Riley (born March 20, 1945) is an American professional basketball executive,...  more
  • Alex Riley
    Alexander John "Alex" Riley (born 29 March 1968 in Sheffield, Yorkshire) is an English TV and...  more
  • Ken Riley

    Ken Riley

    Age: 73
    Kenneth Jerome Riley (born August 6, 1947) is a former professional American football...  more
  • Mike Riley

    Mike Riley

    Age: 67
    Michael Joseph Riley (born July 6, 1953) is an American football coach and former player who...  more
  • Steve Riley
    Steve Riley (born January 22, 1956 in Revere, Massachusetts) is an American rock and glam...  more
  • Gina Riley

    Gina Riley

    Age: 59
    Gina Riley (born 6 May 1961) is an Australian actress, writer, singer and comedian....  more
  • Alex Riley

    Alex Riley

    Age: 39
    Kevin Robert Kiley Jr. (born April 28, 1981) is an American professional wrestler and...  more
  • Terry Riley
    Terrence Mitchell Riley (born June 24, 1935) is an American composer and performing musician...  more
  • Jack Riley

    Jack Riley

    Age: 84
    John Albert Riley Jr. (December 30, 1935 – August 19, 2016) was an American actor and...  more
  • Marc Riley

    Marc Riley

    Age: 59
    Marc Riley (born 10 July 1961 in Manchester) is an English radio DJ, alternative rock critic...  more
  • Ben Riley

    Ben Riley

    Age: 87
    Benjamin Alexander Riley Jr. (July 17, 1933 – November 18, 2017) was an American jazz drummer...  more
  • Herlin Riley
    Herlin Riley (born February 15, 1957) is an American jazz drummer and a member of the Lincoln...  more
  • Billy Lee Riley

    Billy Lee Riley

    Dec. at 76 (1933-2009)
    Billy Lee Riley (October 5, 1933 – August 2, 2009) was an American rockabilly musician,...  more
  • Dylan Riley
    Dylan Riley (born November 17, 1986 in Thousand Oaks, California) is an American soccer player...  more