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Famous Film Actors From Indiana

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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Indiana, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Indiana, as in some cases Indiana may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Indiana then your city's claim to fame might be that the actors and actresses listed below are from there as well. There may be a lot of famous athletes, musicians and other famous people that were born in Indiana, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

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This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Indiana?" and "Which famous actors were born in Indiana?"
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    Ann Christy

    Dec. at 82 (1905-1987)

    Films Acted InSpeedy, The Road to Hollywood, Long Pants, Behind Stone Walls

    BirthplaceLogansport, Indiana, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Ann Christy (May 31, 1905 – November 14, 1987) was an American motion picture actress....  more
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    Ann Hovey

    Dec. at 96 (1911-2007)

    Films Acted In42nd Street, Wild Boys of the Road, Annapolis Salute, Danger Patrol, Super-Sleuth

    BirthplaceMount Vernon, Black Township, Indiana, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Ann Hovey (August 29, 1911 – August 25, 2007) was an American chorus girl and minor film...  more
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    Anne Barton

    Dec. at 76 (1924-2000)

    Films Acted InWhat Ever Happened to Baby Jane?, Pressure Point

    BirthplaceEvansville, USA, Indiana, Center Township

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Anne Barton was an actress....
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    Anne Baxter

    Dec. at 62 (1923-1985)

    Films Acted InAll About Eve, The Ten Commandments, The Magnificent Ambersons, The Fighting Sullivans, Cimarron

    BirthplaceMichigan City, Indiana, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Anne Baxter (May 7, 1923 – December 12, 1985) was an American actress, star of Hollywood...  more
  • 30

    Films Acted InHoosiers, Caddyshack II, Police Academy 5: Assignment Miami Beach

    BirthplaceUSA, Indiana, Terre Haute

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Anthony Bruce is an actor....  more
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    Anthony Caruso

    Dec. at 87 (1916-2003)

    Films Acted InThe Asphalt Jungle, The Badlanders, Saskatchewan, Santa Fe Passage, Cattle Queen of Montana

    BirthplaceUSA, Center Township, Indiana, Frankfort

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Anthony Caruso (April 7, 1916 – April 4, 2003) was an American character actor in more than...  more
  • 32

    Films Acted InGet Your Stuff, Birds of a Feather

    BirthplaceLa Porte, Indiana, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Anthony Paul Meindl (born January 14, 1968) is an American screenwriter, stage and film actor,...  more
  • 33

    Films Acted InHard Rain, Leprechaun In the Hood, An American in China, I'm Through with White Girls, Why Am I Doing This?

    BirthplaceIndianapolis, Indiana, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Anthony Dwayne Montgomery (born June 2, 1971, in Indianapolis, Indiana) is an American film...  more
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    April McCullough

    April McCullough is an actress....
  • 35

    Films Acted InDeuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo, The Purge, Snow Falling on Cedars, Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo, No Reservations

    BirthplaceBloomington, Indiana, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Arija Allison Bareikis (born July 21, 1966) is an American actress. She is best known for her...  more
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    Arlene Charles

    Age: 77

    Films Acted InAlvarez Kelly, The Don Is Dead

    BirthplaceCrown Point, Indiana, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Arlene Charles is an actress....
  • 37

    Films Acted InField of Dreams, WarGames, The Replacements, The Santa Clause 2, Maverick

    BirthplaceGary, Indiana, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Art LaFleur (born September 9, 1943) is an American character actor....  more
  • 38

    Arthur Bernard

    Dec. at 82 (1919-2001)

    Films Acted InThe Animal

    BirthplaceUSA, Indiana, Gary

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Arthur Bernard was an actor and teacher....
  • 39

    Films Acted InChronicle, LOL, Rites of Passage, About Cherry, Goodbye to All That

    BirthplaceLa Porte, Indiana, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Ashley Hinshaw is an American actress and model....  more
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    Bruce Podewell

    Dec. at 70 (1943-2013)

    Films Acted InMr. B Natural

    BirthplaceUSA, Evanston, Illinois

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Bruce Podewell was an actor....
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    Augustus Phillips

    Dec. at 70 (1874-1944)

    Films Acted InThe Grim Game, One Hour Before Dawn, Frankenstein, A Christmas Accident, A Serenade by Proxy

    BirthplaceRensselaer, Marion Township, Indiana, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Augustus Phillips (August 1, 1874 – September 29, 1944), was an American actor. He appeared in...  more
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    Avery Brooks

    Age: 71

    Films Acted InAmerican History X, 15 Minutes, The Big Hit, The Ernest Green Story, Solomon Northup's Odyssey

    BirthplaceEvansville, Center Township, Indiana, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Avery Franklin Brooks (born October 2, 1948) is an American actor, director, singer, and...  more

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    #107 of 178 The Greatest Black Actors In Film History#385 of 452 The Best TV Actors And Actresses Of All Time

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    Axl Rose

    Age: 57

    Films Acted InThe Dead Pool, Touch and Go

    BirthplaceLafayette, Fairfield Township, Indiana, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    W. Axl Rose (born February 6, 1962) is an American singer, songwriter, record producer and...  more

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    #81 of 739 The Best Singers Of All Time#94 of 225 The Greatest Living Rock Songwriters

  • 44

    Films Acted InThe Fury

    BirthplaceUSA, Vincennes, Indiana

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Barry Cullison is an actor....  more
  • 45

    Films Acted InFriday the 13th, Friday the 13th Part 2, Friday the 13th Part 3: 3D, Mister Roberts, The Tin Star

    BirthplaceEast Chicago, Indiana, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Betsy Palmer (born Patricia Betsy Hrunek; November 1, 1926 – May 29, 2015) was an American...  more
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    Betty Alden

    Dec. at 57 (1891-1948)

    Films Acted InCaptains Courageous, The Fountain, The Nut Farm

    BirthplaceIndianapolis, Indiana, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Betty Alden was an actress....  more
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    Beulah Bondi

    Dec. at 92 (1889-1981)

    Films Acted InIt's a Wonderful Life, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, So Dear to My Heart, A Summer Place, On Borrowed Time

    BirthplaceValparaiso, Center Township, Indiana, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Beulah Bondi (May 3, 1889 – January 11, 1981) was an American actress of stage, film and...  more
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    Films Acted InBill & Gloria Gaither: Joy in the Camp, Bill & Gloria Gaither: Precious Memories, Legend at Gaither's Pond, The Gatlin Brothers: Come Home, Bill & Gloria Gaither: Singin' in My Soul

    BirthplaceAlexandria, Monroe Township, Indiana, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    William James Gaither (born March 28, 1936) is an American singer and songwriter of Southern...  more

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    #484 of 816 These Poetic Geniuses Wrote Your Favorite Songs of All Time#30 of 100 The Best Musical Artists From Indiana

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    Bill Gulde

    Bill Gulde is an actor....
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    Bill Rosier

    Age: 80

    Films Acted InKrippendorf's Tribe, Playing God

    BirthplaceGreencastle, Greencastle Township, USA, Indiana

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Bill Rosier is an actor....