Entertainment Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley  

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

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Rachel Riley is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 33
Rachel Annabelle Riley is an English television presenter best known for being a co-presenter on Countdown on Channel 4 and The Gadget Show on Channel 5. Riley was also a participant in the ...more

Amber Riley is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 33
Amber Patrice Riley is an American actress, singer-songwriter, and philanthropist, best known for her portrayal of Mercedes Jones on the Fox television series Glee. She is also known for winning ...more

Madison Riley is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 28
Madison Riley Aplanalp, better known as Madison Riley, is an American actress.

Charlotte Riley is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 37
Charlotte Riley is an English actress. She is best known for her role as Sarah Hurst in Easy Virtue and as Catherine Earnshaw in ITV's adaptation of Wuthering Heights.

Talulah Riley is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 33
Talulah Jane Riley-Milburn, known professionally as Talulah Riley, is an English actress. She has appeared in films such as Pride and Prejudice, St Trinian's, The Boat That Rocked, St. Trinian's ...more

Raven Riley is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 32
Raven Riley is an American pornographic actress, appearing online and on DVDs. Riley won the top spot on Front magazine's "Top 20 Girls of the Web" and appeared on its March 2007 ...more

Pat Riley is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 73
Patrick James "Pat" Riley is an American professional basketball executive, and a former coach and player in the National Basketball Association. He has been the team president of the ...more

Alex Riley is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
Alex Riley is a TV and radio presenter.

Ken Riley is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 71
Kenneth Jerome Riley is a former professional American football defensive back who played his entire career for the Cincinnati Bengals, in the American Football League in 1969 and in the NFL ...more

Jeannie C. Riley is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 73
Jeannie C. Riley is an American country music and gospel singer. She is best known for her 1968 country and pop hit "Harper Valley PTA", which missed becoming the Billboard Country and ...more

Mike Riley is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 65
Michael Joseph "Mike" Riley is an American football coach and former player. He currently is the head football coach at the University of Nebraska. Previously, Riley was head football ...more

Bridgett Riley is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 45
Bridgett Riley is a female boxer and motion picture stuntwoman from Oakville, Missouri. While working as an airline attendant, she decided to learn martial arts. The interest in the sport came ...more

Sam Riley is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 39
Sam Riley is an English actor and singer best known for his performance in the 2007 biographical film Control, about the life of Ian Curtis.

Steve Riley is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 63
Steve Riley is an American rock drummer. Riley was born in Revere, Massachusetts, and has played in various bands including W.A.S.P., Roadmaster, The B'zz, Steppenwolf, and since 1987 he has ...more

Cassia Riley is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 38

Lisa Riley is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 42
Lisa Jane Riley is an English television presenter and actress best known for playing the role of Mandy Dingle in the television soap opera Emmerdale and succeeding Jeremy Beadle as presenter of ...more

James Whitcomb Riley is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
Dec. at 67 (1849-1916)
James Whitcomb Riley was an American writer, poet, and best-selling author. During his lifetime he was known as the "Hoosier Poet" and "Children's Poet" for his dialect works ...more

Gina Riley is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 57
Gina Riley is an Australian actress, writer, singer and comedian.

Boots Riley is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 48
Raymond Lawrence Riley, better known by his stage name Boots Riley, is an American poet, rapper, songwriter, producer, screenwriter, humorist, political organizer, community activist, lecturer, ...more

Alex Riley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 37
Kevin Robert Kiley Jr. is an American professional wrestler and former commentator. He is signed to WWE, where he performs under the ring name Alex Riley. He was a participant in the second ...more

Terry Riley is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 83
Terrence Mitchell "Terry" Riley is an American composer and performing musician associated with the minimalist school of Western classical music, of which he was a pioneer. His work is ...more

Jack Riley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 83
John A. "Jack" Riley Jr. is an American comedic character actor probably most recognizable as "Elliot Carlin" from the 1970s TV sitcom The Bob Newhart Show, and as the voice ...more

Marc Riley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 57
Marc Riley is a British musician, alternative rock critic and radio DJ on BBC Radio 6 Music. Formerly a member of the Fall, he had his own record label, In-Tape, and also worked as a record ...more

Ben Riley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 85
Ben Riley is an American hard bop drummer known for his work with Thelonious Monk, as well as Alice Coltrane, Stan Getz, Woody Herman, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Ahmad Jamal, Kenny Barron, ...more

Herlin Riley is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Riley
age 62
Herlin Riley is an American Neo-bop jazz drummer. Along with other notable musicians such as Wynton Marsalis and Wessel Anderson, he is a member of the New York jazz group, the Lincoln Center ...more