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Famous TV Actors from Hawaii

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List of famous television actors/actresses who were born in Hawaii, with photos when available. These renowned Hawaii actors and actresses are listed by popularity, so the names at the top of the list will be the most recognizable. A few of these actors may not have technically been born in Hawaii, but everyone on this list grew up in Hawaii and considers it to be their home. This list includes Hawaii TV actors from every type of show, including cartoons where they might have done voice over work. If you grew up in Hawaii then you should be proud of these television actors whose birthplace is Hawaii. Various bits of information are available for these Hawaii celebrities as well, such as what year they were born and what shows they are known for.

The list you're viewing is made up of different TV actors like Nicole Kidman and Barack Obama.

This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Hawaii?" and "Who are the most famous Hawaii actors?"
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  • Lauren Graham1

    Lauren Graham

    Gilmore Girls, Parenthood

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Lauren Helen Graham (born March 16, 1967) is an American actress and author. She is best known... more on Wikipedia

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  • Nicole Kidman2

    Nicole Kidman

    Bangkok Hilton, Hemingway & Gellhorn

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America, Australia

    Nicole Mary Kidman AC (born 20 June 1967) is an Australian actress and producer. She has... more on Wikipedia

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  • Nicole Scherzinger3
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  • Kelly Preston4

    Kelly Preston

    Joey, Riptide

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Kelly Kamalelehua Smith (October 13, 1962 - July 12, 2020), better known by her stage name... more on Wikipedia
  • Kelly Hu5

    Kelly Hu

    Phineas and Ferb, Nash Bridges

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

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  • Tia Carrere6

    Tia Carrere

    Scooby-Doo! Mystery, Inc.

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

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  • Maggie Q7

    Maggie Q

    Nikita, Stalker

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

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  • Tahj Mowry8

    Tahj Mowry

    Kim Possible, Baby Daddy

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Tahj Dayton Mowry (; born May 17, 1986) is an American actor and singer. He is the younger... more on Wikipedia

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  • Timothy Olyphant9

    Timothy Olyphant

    Justified, Deadwood

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Timothy David Olyphant (; AHL-ə-fint; born May 20, 1968) is an American actor and producer. He... more on Wikipedia

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  • Bette Midler10

    Bette Midler

    Bette, Vegetable Soup

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

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  • Clyde Kusatsu11

    Clyde Kusatsu

    Captain Planet and the Planeteers, Jem

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Clyde Kusatsu (born September 13, 1948) is an American actor and trade union leader of... more on Wikipedia
  • Shannyn Sossamon12

    Shannyn Sossamon

    Moonlight, How to Make It in America

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Shannon Marie Kahololani Sossamon, commonly known as Shannyn Sossamon (born October 3, 1978),... more on Wikipedia
  • Mark Dacascos13

    Mark Dacascos

    Hawaii Five-0, Iron Chef America

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

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  • Jason Momoa14

    Jason Momoa

    Game of Thrones, Stargate Atlantis

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

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  • Maile Flanagan15

    Maile Flanagan

    Lab Rats, Bad Teacher

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Maile Flanagan (born May 19, 1965) is an American actress and voice actress, best known for... more on Wikipedia
  • Erin Gray16

    Erin Gray

    Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, Silver Spoons

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

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  • Don Stroud17

    Don Stroud

    Mike Hammer (1983), The New Mike Hammer

    BirthplaceUSA, Honolulu, Hawaii

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Donald Lee Stroud (born September 1, 1943) is an American actor, drummer, and surfer. Stroud... more on Wikipedia
  • Carrie Ann Inaba18

    Carrie Ann Inaba

    In Living Color

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

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  • Pam Arciero19

    Pam Arciero

    Sesame Street, Between the Lions

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

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  • Anthony Ruivivar20

    Anthony Ruivivar

    Third Watch, Beware the Batman

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Anthony Michael Ruivivar (born November 4, 1970 (1970-11-04)) is an American actor. He is... more on Wikipedia
  • Brian Adams21

    Brian Adams

    WCW Monday Nitro, Saturday Night's Main Event

    BirthplaceKailua, Hawaii, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

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    Meg Wyllie

    Hennesey, The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Margaret Gillespie "Meg" Wyllie (February 15, 1917 – January 1, 2002) was an American actress... more on Wikipedia
  • Mike Starr23

    Mike Starr

    Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew, Celebrity Rehab Presents Sober House

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

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