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Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis

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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Indianapolis, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Indianapolis, as in some cases Indianapolis may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Indianapolis 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 Indianapolis, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

List is made up of items like David Letterman and Adam Lambert.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Indianapolis?" and "Which famous actors were born in Indianapolis?"
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Abraham Benrubi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
age 50
Abraham Rubin Hercules Benrubi is an American character actor known for his appearances as Jerry Markovic on the long-running U.S. TV drama ER, for his first role as Larry Kubiac on the series ...more
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Adam Lambert is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
age 37
Adam Mitchel Lambert is an American singer, songwriter, and stage actor. Born in Indianapolis, Indiana and raised in San Diego, California, he performed in amateur theatrical productions as a ...more
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Amy Smallman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
Amy Smallman age 51
Amy Smallman is an actress.
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Anthony Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
age 48
Anthony D. Montgomery is an American film and television actor, as well as graphic novelist. He is best known for his portrayal of Ensign Travis Mayweather on the UPN science fiction television ...more
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Betty Alden is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
Dec. at 57 (1891-1948)
Betty Alden was an actress.
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Bill Shirley is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
Bill Shirley Dec. at 68 (1921-1989)
William Jay "Bill" Shirley was an American actor and tenor/lyric baritone singer who later became a Broadway theatre producer. He is perhaps best known as the speaking and singing ...more
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Bobby Sherwood is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
Dec. at 67 (1914-1981)
Robert J. Sherwood, Jr., known professionally as Bobby Sherwood, was a trumpet player, bandleader, actor and composer. He appeared in three films including Pal Joey in 1957. His sons Billy and ...more
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Brendan Fraser is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
age 51
Brendan James Fraser is an American-Canadian actor. He portrayed Rick O'Connell in the three-part Mummy film series and is known for his comedic and fantasy film leading roles in major Hollywood ...more
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Chad Brown is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
Chad Brown age 46
Chad Brown is an actor.
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Chris Lytle is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
age 45
Chris Scott Lytle is a retired American mixed martial artist, boxer and a veteran of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Lytle was prominently featured as a Welterweight on The Ultimate Fighter ...more
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Chris Warren, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
age 29
Chris Warren Jr. is an American actor.
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Christopher Michael is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
Christopher Michael is an American actor, director, writer, who is most famous for portraying Sergeant/Detective/Captain/Chief Michaels on 7th Heaven. He appeared in over 45 episodes throughout ...more
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Claude Bragg is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
age 35
Claude Bragg is an actor.
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Clifton Webb is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
Dec. at 77 (1889-1966)
Clifton Webb was an American actor, dancer, and singer known for his Oscar-nominated roles in such films as Laura, The Razor's Edge, and Sitting Pretty. In the theatrical world he was known for ...more
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Connie Booth is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
age 75
Constance "Connie" Booth is an American-born writer, actress, comedian and psychotherapist based in England, best known for appearances on British television and particularly for her ...more
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Corey Pearson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
age 45
Corey Pearson is an actor.
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D. Elliot Woods is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
D. Elliot Woods age 50
D. Elliot Woods is an actor.
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David Letterman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
age 72
David Michael Letterman is an American television host, comedian, writer, producer, and actor. He hosts the late night television talk show Late Show with David Letterman, broadcast on CBS. ...more
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David Schultz is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
age 39
David Schultz is an actor, film producer and screenwriter.
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Diane Amos is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
age 61
Diane Amos is an actress
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Don Kent is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
Dec. at 60 (1933-1993)
Leo Joseph "Joe" Smith Jr. was an American professional wrestler who wrestled as Don Kent and also as The Black Dragon, Doug Kent, Joe Smith and Super Medico III during his 20 years in ...more
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Doreen Munroe is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
Doreen Munroe Dec. at 74 (1897-1971)
Doreen Munroe was an actress and wife of Robert Cory.
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Dorothy Meyer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
Dec. at 63 (1924-1987)
Dorothy Meyer was an actress.
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Doug Jones is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
age 59
Doug Jones is an American actor and former contortionist best known to science fiction, fantasy, and horror fans for his various roles playing non-human characters, often in heavy makeup, in ...more
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E. Katherine Kerr is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Indianapolis
age 82
E. Katherine Kerr is an actress.