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TV Actors from Houston

Updated October 13, 2018 9.6k views231 items

List RulesOnly TV actors who were born or grew up in Houston.

List of famous television actors/actresses who were born in Houston, with photos when available. These renowned Houston 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 Houston, but everyone on this list grew up in Houston and considers it to be their home. This list includes Houston TV actors from every type of show, including cartoons where they might have done voice over work. If you grew up in Houston then you should be proud of these television actors whose birthplace is Houston. Various bits of information are available for these Houston celebrities as well, such as what year they were born and what shows they are known for.

List is made up of a variety of TV actors, including Beyoncé Knowles and Hilary Duff.

This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Houston?" and "Who are the most famous Houston actors?"
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    Jeff Bennett

    Jeff Bennett

    The Powerpuff Girls, Dexter's Laboratory

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Houston

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Jeff Bennett (born October 2, 1962) is an American voice actor and singer. His voice roles... more on Wikipedia

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    Brent Spiner

    Brent Spiner

    Star Trek: The Next Generation, Alphas

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Brent Jay Spiner (; born February 2, 1949) is an American actor, comedian, musician and singer... more on Wikipedia

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    Beyoncé Knowles
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    Hilary Duff

    Hilary Duff

    Lizzie McGuire, Younger

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Hilary Erhard Duff (born September 28, 1987) is an American actress, singer, songwriter, and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 5
    Jennifer Garner

    Jennifer Garner

    Alias, Felicity

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Jennifer Anne Garner (born April 17, 1972) is an American actress. Following a supporting role... more on Wikipedia

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  • 6
    Serena Varghese
    Serena Beth Varghese (born October 10, 1981) is an American voice actress of Indian descent.... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Luci Christian

    Luci Christian

    One Piece (US), School Rumble

    BirthplaceHamilton, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Louisa Michelle "Luci" Christian (born March 18, 1973) is an American voice actress and ADR... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    Shelley Duvall

    Shelley Duvall

    Aaahh!!! Real Monsters, Wishbone

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Shelley Alexis Duvall (born July 7, 1949) is an American former actress, producer, writer and... more on Wikipedia

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    Annette O'Toole

    Annette O'Toole

    Smallville, It

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Houston

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Annette O'Toole (born April 1, 1952) is an American actress, dancer, and singer-songwriter. ... more on Wikipedia

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    Debbie Allen

    Debbie Allen

    Grey's Anatomy, Fame

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Deborah Kaye Allen (born January 16, 1950) is an American actress, dancer, choreographer,... more on Wikipedia
  • 11
    Haylie Duff

    Haylie Duff

    7th Heaven, Napoleon Dynamite

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Haylie Katherine Duff (born February 19, 1985) is an American actress, singer, songwriter,... more on Wikipedia

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    Candice King

    Candice King

    The Vampire Diaries, Dating Rules from My Future Self

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Houston

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Candice Rene King (née Accola) is an American actress, singer, and songwriter. She is best... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Chris Patton

    Chris Patton

    Princess Tutu, Bubblegum Crisis Tokyo 2040

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Christopher David Patton (born March 15, 1971) is an American voice actor who has worked on a... more on Wikipedia
  • 14
    JoBeth Williams

    JoBeth Williams

    Fish Police, Somerset

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Margaret JoBeth Williams (born December 6, 1948) is an American actress and television... more on Wikipedia

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    Randy Quaid

    Randy Quaid

    A Streetcar Named Desire, Category 7: The End of the World

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Randy Randall Rudy Quaid (born October 1, 1950) is an American film and television actor and... more on Wikipedia

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    Kenny Rogers

    Kenny Rogers

    The Nick and Jessica Variety Hour, That Gold Old Nashville Music

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

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  • 17
    The Undertaker
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  • 18
    Leven Rambin

    Leven Rambin

    Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, The Book of Daniel

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Houston

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Leven Alice Rambin (born May 17, 1990) is an American actress. She is known for playing... more on Wikipedia
  • 19
    Loretta Devine

    Loretta Devine

    Grey's Anatomy, A Different World

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Houston

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Loretta Devine (born August 21, 1949) is an American actress and singer, best known for her... more on Wikipedia

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    Sean Faris

    Sean Faris

    Life as We Know It, Reunion

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Sean Hardy Faris (born March 25, 1982) is an American actor, model, and producer. He is known... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Melora Hardin

    Melora Hardin

    The Office, Monk

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Houston

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Melora Diane Hardin (born June 29, 1967) is an American actress and singer, known for her... more on Wikipedia

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  • 22
    Booker Huffman

    Booker Huffman

    WCW Monday Nitro, Impact Wrestling

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

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    Brett Cullen

    Brett Cullen

    Falcon Crest, Devious Maids

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Peter Brett Cullen (born August 26, 1956) is an American actor who has appeared in numerous... more on Wikipedia
  • 24
    Patrick Swayze

    Patrick Swayze

    North and South, The Beast

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

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    Dennis Quaid

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Dennis William Quaid (born April 9, 1954) is an American actor known for a wide variety of... more on Wikipedia

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