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

This list is made up of items like Ashton Kutcher and John Wayne.

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

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Aaron Beelner is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Aaron Beelner age 43 - Aaron Beelner is an actor.

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Adam DeVine is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Adam DeVine age 33 - Adam Patrick DeVine is an American comedian, writer, producer, actor, and voice actor. He is a star and creator of the Comedy Central series Workaholics and Adam DeVine's House Party.

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Adam Hart is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Adam Hart age 48

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Adam Vincent is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Adam Vincent age 42 - Adam Vincent is an actor.

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Adam Williams is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Adam Williams Died at 84 (1922-2006) - Adam Williams was an American film and television actor.

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Adeline De Walt Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Adeline De Walt Reynolds Died at 99 (1862-1961) - Adeline De Walt Reynolds was an actress.

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Aighleann McKiernan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Aighleann McKiernan age 35 - Aighleann McKiernan is an actress.

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Alice Jans is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Alice Jans Died at 80 (1912-1992) - Alice Jans was an actress.

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Andy Williams is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Andy Williams Died at 85 (1927-2012) - Howard Andrew "Andy" Williams was an American popular-music singer. He recorded forty-four albums in his career, seventeen of which have been Gold-certified and three of which have ...more

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Armon Nowparvar is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Armon Nowparvar age 20 - Armon Nowparvar is an actor.

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Art Farmer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Art Farmer Died at 71 (1928-1999) - Arthur Stewart "Art" Farmer was an American jazz trumpeter and flugelhorn player. He also played flumpet, a trumpet–flugelhorn combination specially designed for him. He and his ...more

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Ashley Tesoro is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Ashley Tesoro age 34 - Ashley Tesoro is an American actress, model, and singer. She is known for her starring roles in NBC’s Saved by the Bell: The New Class and CBS’s The Bold and the Beautiful. In 2007 she released ...more

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Ashton Kutcher is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Ashton Kutcher age 39 - Christopher Ashton Kutcher is an American actor, producer, investor and former model. Kutcher began his career as a model. He began his acting career portraying Michael Kelso in the Fox sitcom ...more

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Austin Coobs is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Austin Coobs age 24 - Austin Coobs is an actor.

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Austin Dreher is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Austin Dreher age 21 - Austin Dreher is an actor.

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Babe London is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Babe London Died at 79 (1901-1980) - Jean London is an actress.

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Beau Anderson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Beau Anderson age 36 - Beau Anderson appeared in the Blog Wars documentary film.

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Ben Carter is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Ben Carter Died at 35 (1911-1946) - Ben Carter was an American actor and casting agent. He appeared in numerous Hollywood feature films including The Harvey Girls, Dixie Jamboree, and Born to Sing.

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Ben F. Wilson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Ben F. Wilson Died at 54 (1876-1930) - Ben F. Wilson, was an American film actor, director, producer, and screenwriter of the silent era. He appeared in 212 films between 1911 and 1930. He also directed 138 films between 1912 and ...more

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Ben Rollins is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Ben Rollins age 55 - Ben Rollins is an actor.

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Benjamin Jay Davis is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Benjamin Jay Davis age 42 - Benjamin Jay Davis is an actor.

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Beth Marion is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Beth Marion Died at 91 (1912-2003) - Beth Marion, born Betty Goettsche, in Clinton, Iowa, was a B-movie actress of the 1930s, starring in westerns, her career spanning only about five years, mostly in 1936. Her films often saw her ...more

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Betsy Baker is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Betsy Baker age 62 - Betsy Baker is an American actress, best known as playing Linda in the cult classic film The Evil Dead.

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Beverley Owen is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Beverley Owen age 80 - Beverley Owen is a classically trained American actress perhaps most widely known for having played the original role of Marilyn Munster during the first season of The Munsters. However, she ...more

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Beverly Thompson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Beverly Thompson Died at 67 (1925-1992) - Beverly Thompson is an actress.

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Big Miller is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Big Miller Died at 70 (1922-1992) - Clarence Horatius "Big" Miller was a Sioux City, Iowa-born American blues singer. By 1949, "Big" began singing with the Lionel Hampton Orchestra and became a feature ...more

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Bill Coontz is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Bill Coontz Died at 61 (1917-1978) - Bill Coontz was an actor and stunt performer.

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Bill Daily is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Bill Daily age 90 - Bill Daily is an American comedian and dramatic actor, and a veteran of many television sitcoms. He is best known for playing astronaut Roger Healey on I Dream of Jeannie and commercial airline ...more

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Bill Tilghman is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Bill Tilghman Died at 70 (1854-1924) - William Matthew "Bill" Tilghman, Jr. was a lawman and gunfighter in the American Old West.

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Billy Aaron Brown is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Billy Aaron Brown age 36 - Billy Aaron Brown, is an American actor notable for playing the character Kyle on the sitcom 8 Simple Rules.

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Bix Beiderbecke is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Bix Beiderbecke Died at 28 (1903-1931) - Leon "Bix" Beiderbecke was an American jazz cornetist, jazz pianist, and composer. With Louis Armstrong and Muggsy Spanier, Beiderbecke was one of the most influential jazz soloists of ...more

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Bob Baker is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Bob Baker Died at 65 (1910-1975) - Bob Baker was a singer who had several starring roles as a singing cowboy in the late 1930s.

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Chuck Norris is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Chuck Norris age 77 - Carlos Ray "Chuck" Norris is an American martial artist, actor, film producer and screenwriter. After serving in the United States Air Force, he began his rise to fame as a martial ...more

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Bob Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Bob Hopkins Died at 44 (1918-1962) - Bob Hopkins was an actor.

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Bob Jellison is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Bob Jellison Died at 72 (1908-1980) - Bob Jellison was an actor.

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Bobby Driscoll is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Bobby Driscoll Died at 31 (1937-1968) - Robert Cletus Driscoll — known as Bobby Driscoll — was an American child actor known for a large body of cinema and TV performances from 1943 to 1960. He starred in some of The Walt Disney ...more

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Bobby Hoffman is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Bobby Hoffman age 51 - Bobby "The Truth" Hoffman is a retired American mixed martial artist who competed in the Heavyweight division.He is the former King of the Cage Super Heavyweight Champion as well as ...more

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Bobby Stone is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Bobby Stone Died at 55 (1922-1977) - Bobby Stone was an actor.

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Brandon Routh is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Brandon Routh age 38 - Brandon James Routh is an American actor and former fashion model. He grew up in Iowa before moving to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career, and subsequently appeared on multiple television ...more

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Brian Banowetz is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Brian Banowetz age 50 - Brian Banowetz is an actor.

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Brian Bell is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Brian Bell age 49 - Brian Lane Bell is an American guitarist, singer and songwriter. He is best known as the rhythm guitarist, backing vocalist and occasional lead vocalist of the alternative rock band Weezer, with ...more

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Brian Gross is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Brian Gross age 41 - Brian Gross is an actor starring in the 1998 TV series Wind on Water as Kelly Connolly and has also appeared in numerous films and TV movies. Gross will portray Captain James T. Kirk from ...more

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Brian Keith Allen is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Brian Keith Allen age 57 - Brian Keith Allen is an actor and stunt performer.

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Bridget Flanery is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Bridget Flanery age 47 - Bridget Christine Flanery is an American actress. She is most notable for playing the Sweet Valley character Lila Fowler in Sweet Valley High in 1994 until 1996 before being replaced by actress ...more

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David Charvet is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
David Charvet age 45 - David Franck Charvet is a French singer, actor, model and television personality.

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Brooke Byam is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Brooke Byam age 36 - Brooke Byam is an actress, singer and songwriter.

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Bruce Ed Morrow is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Bruce Ed Morrow Died at 57 (1940-1997) - Bruce Ed Morrow is an actor.

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Bruce French is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Bruce French age 72 - Bruce French is an American actor who has more than 30 years of acting credits to his name. French was born in Reinbeck, Iowa. He attended the University of Iowa and majored in speech and ...more

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Bruce Spielbauer is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Bruce Spielbauer Bruce Spielbauer is an actor.

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Bryan Woods is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Film Actors From Iowa
Bryan Woods age 33 - Bryan Woods is an American film director and screenwriter from Davenport, Iowa. He co-writes and co-directs with filmmaking partner Scott Beck. In 2001, Beck & Woods formed Bluebox Films. ...more