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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 (born April 8, 1966) is an American actress. She is the recipient of eight Primetime Emmy Award nominations and has earned a Golden Globe Award and a Satellite Award for her ...more
Bonnie Wright is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 28
Bonnie Francesca Wright (born 17 February 1991) is an English actress, film director, screenwriter, model and producer. She is best known for playing the role of Ginny Weasley in the Harry ...more
David Wright is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 36
David Allen Wright (born December 20, 1982) is an American former professional baseball third baseman who played his entire 14-year Major League Baseball (MLB) career for the New York Mets. He ...more
Jeffrey Wright is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 53
Jeffrey Wright (born December 7, 1965) is an American actor. He is best known for his Tony- and Emmy-winning role as Belize in the Broadway production and HBO miniseries Angels in America. He ...more
Edgar Wright is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 44
Edgar Howard Wright (born 18 April 1974) is an English director, screenwriter and producer. He began making independent short films before making his first feature film A Fistful of Fingers ...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 (born December 6, 1955) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and film producer. He is known for his distinctly lethargic voice and slow, deadpan delivery of ...more
Chely Wright is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 48
Richell Rene "Chely" Wright (; born October 25, 1970) is an American country music singer and activist. On the strength of her debut album in 1994, the Academy of Country Music (ACM) ...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 Wright (28 July 1943 – 15 September 2008) was an English musician, composer, singer, and songwriter. He was a founder member, keyboardist, and vocalist of the progressive rock ...more
Teresa Wright is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
Dec. at 87 (1918-2005)
Muriel Teresa Wright (October 27, 1918 – March 6, 2005) was an American actress. She was nominated twice for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress: in 1941 for her debut work in The ...more
N'Bushe Wright is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 48
N'Bushe Wright (pronounced nuh-BOO-shay; born September 20, 1970) is an American actress and dancer. She attended and trained as a dancer at the Alvin Ailey Dance Center and the Martha Graham ...more
Laura Wright is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 48
Laura Wright (née Sisk; September 11, 1970) is an American actress. She is perhaps best known for her roles as Ally Rescott on Loving and The City (1991–1997), Cassie Layne Winslow on ...more
Ian Wright is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
Ian Wright age 55
Ian Edward Wright, (born 3 November 1963) is an English former professional footballer and television and radio personality. He is currently a studio pundit for BBC Sport and ITV Sport. Wright ...more
Brandan Wright is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 31
Brandan Keith Wright (born October 5, 1987) is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Growing up in ...more
Kendall Wright is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
Kendall 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 (born 20 January 1987) is an English television personality, entertainment reporter and former footballer, known for appearing as a cast member on the first three series of The Only ...more
Orville Wright is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
Orville 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 Wright, CBE (6 February 1924 – 3 September 1994) was an English footballer, who spent his whole career at Wolverhampton Wanderers. The first footballer in the world to earn 100 ...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 1972) is an English film director. His motion pictures include the romance film Pride & Prejudice (2005), the romantic war drama Atonement (2007), the action thriller ...more
Dorell Wright is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 33
Dorell Lawrence Wright (born December 2, 1985) is an American professional basketball player for Lokomotiv Kuban of the VTB United League. Wright was drafted in the 2004 NBA draft by the Miami ...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 Olsen (born September 28, 1983) is an American actress and former fashion model who has appeared in several films and TV series. She played Millicent Gergich in a recurring role ...more
Rayfield Wright is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wright
age 73
Larry Rayfield Wright (born August 23, 1945) is a former American football player, an offensive tackle for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League for thirteen seasons and a member of ...more