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Parenthood Cast List

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Parenthood cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Parenthood 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 Parenthood stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Parenthood focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Parenthood that are on here as well. For more stellar casts in well-acted shows, be sure to also check out our list of shows like Parenthood.

Examples of items on this list include Minka Kelly and Lauren Graham

If you are wondering, "Who are the actors from Parenthood?" or "Who starred on Parenthood?" then this list will help you answer those questions.

In most cases you can click on the names of these popular Parenthood actors and actresses to find out more information about them. If you're looking for a particular Parenthood actor or actress, then type their name into the "search" bar to find them directly.

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Bonnie Bedelia is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Parenthood, Salem's Lot, Love of Life
Bonnie Bedelia Culkin (born March 25, 1948) is an American actress. After beginning her career in theatre, she starred in the CBS daytime soap opera Love of Life (1961–67) before making her ...more
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Craig T. Nelson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Parenthood, Coach, The District
Craig Theodore Nelson (born April 4, 1944) is an American actor. He is known for his roles as Hayden Fox in the television series Coach (for which he won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding ...more
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David Arquette is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Jake and the Never Land Pirates, Parenthood, It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie
David Arquette (born September 8, 1971) is an American actor, professional wrestler, film director, producer, screenwriter and fashion designer. A member of the Arquette acting family, he first ...more
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Dax Shepard is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Parenthood, Robot Chicken, Punk'd
Dax Randall Shepard (born January 2, 1975) is an American actor, writer, director and podcast host. He is best known for his work in the feature films Without a Paddle (2004), Zathura: A Space ...more
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Ed Begley, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Parenthood Cast List
St. Elsewhere, Gary Unmarried, Kingdom Hospital
Edward James Begley Jr. (born September 16, 1949) is an American actor. Begley has appeared in hundreds of films, television shows, and stage performances. He is most recognized for his role as ...more
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Erika Christensen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Parenthood, Six Degrees, Thanks
Erika Jane Christensen (born August 19, 1982) is an American actress and singer whose filmography includes roles in Traffic (2000), Swimfan (2002), The Banger Sisters (2002), The Perfect Score ...more
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Ivyann Schwan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Parenthood
Ivyann Schwan (born November 14, 1983) is an American actress and singer. She has starred in the movies Parenthood and Problem Child 2. She has appeared in various TV shows such as Bill Nye the ...more
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Erinn Hayes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Guys with Kids, Childrens Hospital, Worst Week
Alexandra Erinn Hayes (née Carter; born May 25, 1976) is an American actress and comedian. She is known for her role as Dr. Lola Spratt on the Adult Swim sitcom Childrens Hospital. She ...more
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Jayne Atkinson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Parenthood, A Year in the Life
Jayne Atkinson (born 18 February 1959) is a British-American actress who has worked in film, theatre, and television. She is perhaps best known for the role of Karen Hayes on 24, as well as her ...more
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Joy Bryant is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Parenthood, Love Bites, Virtuality
Joy Bryant (born October 18, 1974) is an American actress and former fashion model. She has appeared in numerous films and television since beginning her acting career in 2001. Her accolades ...more
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Ken Ober is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Remote Control, Parenthood, Smush
Ken Ober (July 3, 1957 – November 15, 2009) was an American game show host, comedian, and actor.
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Jason Ritter is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Gravity Falls, The Event, Joan of Arcadia
Jason Ritter (born February 17, 1980) is an American actor. He is known for his roles as Kevin Girardi in the television series Joan of Arcadia, Ethan Haas in The Class, Sean Walker in the NBC ...more
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Lauren Graham is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Gilmore Girls, Parenthood, Townies
Lauren Helen Graham (born March 16, 1967) is an American actress and author. She is best known for her roles as Lorelai Gilmore on the television series Gilmore Girls (2000–2007 and 2016), for ...more
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Leonardo DiCaprio is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Roseanne, Growing Pains, Santa Barbara
Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio (, Italian: [diˈkaːprjo]; born November 11, 1974) is an American actor, film producer, and environmentalist. His accolades include an Academy Award and three Golden ...more
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Mae Whitman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Avatar: The Last Airbender, Parenthood, Johnny Bravo
Mae Margaret Whitman (born June 9, 1988 in Los Angeles) is an American actress and singer. After making her film debut in When a Man Loves a Woman (1994), she had other supporting roles in films ...more
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Mary Jackson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Hardcastle and McCormick, Parenthood, My Town
Mary Jackson may refer to:
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Monica Potter is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Parenthood, Boston Legal, Trust Me
Monica Potter (born Monica Gregg Brokaw; June 30, 1971) is an American actress. She is known for her starring roles in the films Con Air (1997), Patch Adams (1998), and Along Came a Spider ...more
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Khleo Thomas is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Khaleed Leon "Khleo" Thomas (born January 30, 1989), is an American actor, rapper, singer, youtuber, and entertainer best known for his role as Zero in Holes and Mixed Mike in Roll ...more
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Peter Krause is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Six Feet Under, Parenthood, Sports Night
Peter William Krause (; born August 12, 1965) is an American television and film actor. He has played lead roles in multiple television series, portraying Casey McCall on Sports Night ...more
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Sarah Ramos is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Parenthood, American Dreams, Runaway
Sarah Emily Ramos (born May 21, 1991) is an American actress who began her career as a child actress. She is known for her roles on the television series American Dreams (2002–2005) and ...more
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Sheila MacRae is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Parenthood Cast List
The Honeymooners, Search for Tomorrow, Parenthood
Sheila Margaret MacRae (née Stevens; 24 September 1921 – 6 March 2014) was an English-born American actress, singer, and dancer.
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Thora Birch is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Parenthood, Day by Day, 50 Cutest Child Stars: All Grown Up
Thora Birch (born March 11, 1982) is an American actress and producer. She made her film debut in Purple People Eater (1988), for which she won a Young Artist Award for "Best Young Actress ...more
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Marguerite Moreau is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Shameless, Life as We Know It, Firestarter: Rekindled
Marguerite C. Moreau (born April 25, 1977) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Jesse Reeves in the fantasy horror film Queen of the Damned, Katie in the comedy Wet Hot ...more
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William Windom is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Sonic the Hedgehog, Brothers and Sisters, My World and Welcome to It
William Windom (September 28, 1923 – August 16, 2012) was an American actor. He played a wide variety of roles in both film and television during a near 60 year career, but is perhaps best known ...more
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Sam Jaeger is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Parenthood Cast List
Parenthood, Eli Stone, Girls Club
Samuel Heath "Sam" Jaeger (born January 29, 1977) is an American actor and screenwriter.