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Northern Exposure Cast List

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Northern Exposure cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Northern Exposure main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these Northern Exposure stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Northern Exposure focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Northern Exposure that are on here as well.

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Barry Corbin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Northern Exposure Cast List
One Tree Hill, Northern Exposure, Anger Management
Leonard Barrie "Barry" Corbin (born October 16, 1940) is an American actor. His most well-known role came in the television series Northern Exposure (1990–1995), for which he was ...more
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Bill Irwin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Northern Exposure Cast List
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William Mills Irwin (born April 11, 1950) is an American actor, clown, and comedian. He began as a vaudeville-style stage performer and has been noted for his contribution to the renaissance of ...more
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Cynthia Geary is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Northern Exposure Cast List
Northern Exposure, You're the One
Cynthia Geary (born March 21, 1965, Jackson, Mississippi) is an American actress best known for her role as Shelly Tambo in the television series Northern Exposure. In her Emmy-nominated role, ...more
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Darren E. Burrows is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Northern Exposure Cast List
Northern Exposure
Darren E. Burrows (born September 12, 1966) is an American actor and director. He is best known for playing Ed Chigliak in the television series Northern Exposure. He also appeared in Cry-Baby, ...more
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Elaine Miles is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Northern Exposure Cast List
Northern Exposure
Elaine Miles (born April 7, 1960, in Pendleton, Oregon) is an American actress known for her role as Marilyn Whirlwind in the television series Northern Exposure.
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Janine Turner is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Northern Exposure Cast List
Northern Exposure, Another World, Strong Medicine
Janine Turner (born Janine Loraine Gauntt; December 6, 1962) is an American actress best known for her roles as Maggie O'Connell in the television series Northern Exposure, as Jessie Deighan in ...more
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John Cullum is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Northern Exposure Cast List
Northern Exposure, The Edge of Night, Buck James
John Cullum (born March 2, 1930) is an American actor and singer. He has appeared in many stage musicals and dramas, including Shenandoah (1975) and On the Twentieth Century (1978), winning the ...more
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Paul Provenza is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Northern Exposure Cast List
Northern Exposure, Beggars and Choosers, The Pursuit of Happiness (1987)
Paul Provenza (born July 31, 1957) is a television presenter, actor, actor on stage, radio panelist, stand-up comedian, filmmaker, and skeptic based in Los Angeles. He has appeared on several ...more
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David Chase is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Northern Exposure Cast List
David Henry Chase (born August 22, 1945) is an American screenwriter, director, and television producer. He is best known for writing and producing the HBO drama The Sopranos which aired for six ...more
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Peg Phillips is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Northern Exposure Cast List
Northern Exposure
Peg Phillips (September 20, 1918 – November 7, 2002) was an American actress best known for playing storekeeper Ruth-Anne Miller on the television series Northern Exposure.
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Diane Delano is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Northern Exposure Cast List
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Diane Delano (born January 29, 1957) is an American character actress. She is known for her numerous roles in films and television, such as Sergeant Barbara Semanski on the CBS television series ...more
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Rob Morrow is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Northern Exposure Cast List
Northern Exposure, Numbers, Tattingers
Robert Alan Morrow (born September 21, 1962) is an American actor and director. He is known for his portrayal of Dr. Joel Fleischman on Northern Exposure, a role that garnered him three Golden ...more
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Teri Polo is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Northern Exposure Cast List
Northern Exposure, The Fosters, Law & Order: LA
Theresa Elizabeth "Teri" Polo (born June 1, 1969) is an American actress. She starred as Pam Byrnes-Focker in the Meet the Parents trilogy. She was one of the stars of the sitcom I'm ...more
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Jack Black is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Northern Exposure Cast List
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Jack Black (born Thomas Jacob Black; August 28, 1969) is an American actor, comedian, musician, songwriter, and media personality. His acting career has been extensive, starring primarily in ...more
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John Corbett is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Northern Exposure Cast List
Sex and the City, Northern Exposure, United States of Tara
John Joseph Corbett (born May 9, 1961) is an American actor and country music singer. He is known for his roles as Chris Stevens on CBS' Northern Exposure and as Aidan Shaw on HBO's Sex and the ...more
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James Marsters is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Northern Exposure Cast List
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James Wesley Marsters (born August 20, 1962) is an American actor, musician and voice actor. He is best known for his role as the English vampire Spike in The WB series Buffy the Vampire Slayer ...more
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Kaley Cuoco is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Northern Exposure Cast List
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Kaley Christine Cuoco ( KWOH-koh; Italian: [ˈkwɔːko]; born November 30, 1985) is an American actress and producer. After a series of supporting film and television roles in the late 1990s, she ...more
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Richard Cummings Jr. is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Northern Exposure Cast List
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Richard Cummings Jr. is an American actor and film director most recognized for his acting roles in the Emmy award-winning dramas thirtysomething and Northern Exposure. He is currently working ...more