Celebrities Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright  

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 Wright. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Wright on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Wright as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Wright along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Wright, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Wrights include Robin Wright, Bonnie Wright, and David Wright, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Robin Wright is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 52
Robin Gayle Wright is an American actress and television director. She was previously credited as Robin Wright Penn. Wright first gained attention when starring in the NBC soap opera Santa ...more
Bonnie Wright is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 28
Bonnie Francesca Wright is an English actress, model, screenwriter, director, and producer. She is best known for playing the role of Ginny Weasley in the Harry Potter film series, based on the ...more
David Wright is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 36
David Allen Wright is an American professional baseball third baseman who serves as captain for the New York Mets of Major League Baseball. He was drafted by the Mets in 2001 and made his major ...more
Jeffrey Wright is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 53
Jeffrey Wright is an American film, television and stage actor. He is known for such roles as Belize in the HBO miniseries Angels in America, Muddy Waters in Cadillac Records, Jean-Michel ...more
Edgar Wright is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 44
Edgar Howard Wright is an English film and television director, screenwriter, producer, and actor. He is best known for his comedic Three Flavours Cornetto film trilogy consisting of Shaun of ...more
Frank Lloyd Wright is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
Dec. at 92 (1867-1959)
Frank Lloyd Wright was an American architect, interior designer, writer, and educator, who designed more than 1,000 structures, 532 of which were completed. Wright believed in designing ...more
Steven Wright is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 63
Steven Alexander Wright is an American comedian, actor and writer. He is known for his distinctly lethargic voice and slow, deadpan delivery of ironic, philosophical and sometimes nonsensical ...more
Chely Wright is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 48
Richell Rene "Chely" Wright is an American country music singer and gay rights activist. On the strength of her debut album in 1994, the Academy of Country Music named her Top New ...more
Richard Wright is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
Dec. at 65 (1943-2008)
Richard William "Rick" Wright was an English musician, composer, singer and songwriter, best known for his career with Pink Floyd. A multi-instrumentalist, Wright's richly textured ...more
Teresa Wright is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
Dec. at 87 (1918-2005)
Teresa Wright was an American actress. Her first Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress nomination came in 1941 for her work in The Little Foxes. She received the Academy Award for Best ...more
N'Bushe Wright is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 48
N'Bushe Wright is an American actress and dancer. She is known mainly for her role as Dr. Karen Jenson in the 1998 feature film Blade.
Laura Wright is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 45
Laura Wright is an American actress. She is perhaps best known for her role as Cassie Layne Winslow on Guiding Light, and since 2005, her portrayal of Carly Corinthos on General Hospital; the ...more
Ian Wright is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 55
Ian Edward Wright, MBE is an English former professional footballer turned television and radio personality. Wright enjoyed success with London clubs Crystal Palace and Arsenal, spending six ...more
Brandan Wright is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 31
Brandan Keith Wright is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Phoenix Suns of the National Basketball Association. Growing up in Tennessee, Wright fast became a ...more
Kendall Wright is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 29
Kendall Wright is an American football wide receiver for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League. He played college football at Baylor, where he is the career leader in receptions, ...more
Mark Wright is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 32
Mark Wright is an English television presenter, television personality, radio host, and an original cast member of The Only Way Is Essex. On 23 October 2011, Wright announced that he would be ...more
Orville Wright is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
Dec. at 77 (1871-1948)
Dizzy Wright is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 28
La'Reonte Wright is an American rapper better known by his stage name Dizzy Wright. In December 2011 he signed to rapper Hopsin's independent record label Funk Volume. After signing he released ...more
Billy Wright is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
Dec. at 70 (1924-1994)
William Ambrose "Billy" Wright, CBE was an English footballer, who spent his whole career at Wolverhampton Wanderers. The first football player in the world to earn 100 caps, Wright ...more
Sarah Wright is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 50
Joe Wright is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 46
Joseph Wright (born 25 August 1972) is an English film director. His motion pictures include the romance film Pride & Prejudice (2005), the romantic war drama Atonement (2007), the action ...more
Dorell Wright is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 33
Dorell Lawrence Wright is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Portland Trail Blazers of the NBA. Wright was drafted in the 2004 NBA draft by the Miami Heat ...more
Wilbur Wright is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
Dec. at 45 (1867-1912)
Wilbur Wright (April 16, 1867 – May 30, 1912) was the older of the two Wright brothers (the other being Orville), two Americans credited with inventing and building the world's first successful ...more
Sarah Wright is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 35
Sarah Fay Wright is an American actress and former fashion model who has appeared in several films and TV series. Wright currently appears in the NBC sitcom Marry Me. She is married to the actor ...more
Rayfield Wright is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 73
Larry Rayfield Wright is a former American football offensive tackle for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League and a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame.