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TV Actors from Long Island

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List Rules Only TV actors who were born or grew up in Long Island.

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

Examples include Alec Baldwin and LL Cool J.

This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Long Island?" and "Who are the most famous Long Island actors?"
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Brian Bloom is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes, Drive, 2000 Malibu Road
Brian Keith Bloom is an American actor, voice actor, and screenwriter.
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Carol Leifer is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
The Search for the Funniest Mom in America, Alright Already
Carol Leifer is an American comedian, writer, producer and actress whose career as a stand-up comedian started in the 1970s when she was in college. David Letterman discovered her performing in ...more
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Amy Schumer is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
Inside Amy Schumer, The Great Debate, Reality Bites Back
Amy Beth Schumer is an American stand-up comedian, writer, producer, and actress. She placed fourth on the fifth season of NBC's Last Comic Standing, and she placed second on Comedy Central's ...more
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Raymond J. Barry is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
Justified, Hyperion Bay, Four Corners
Raymond John Barry is an American film, television and stage actor.
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Chris Messina is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
The Mindy Project, Anatomy of Hope
Chris Messina is an American actor. He has appeared in such films as Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Argo, Julie & Julia, Ruby Sparks, Celeste and Jesse Forever, and You've Got Mail. On ...more
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Helen Slater is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
The Lying Game, The Greatest Adventure: Stories from the Bible, Michael Hayes
Helen Slater is an American actress and singer-songwriter. She appeared as the Kryptonian superheroine in TriStar's 1984 film Supergirl. In the following years, she starred in several successful ...more
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Paul Scheer is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
The League, Human Giant, NTSF:SD:SUV::
Paul Christian Scheer is an American actor, comedian, writer, director, and producer. Scheer currently stars on the FX series The League, the ABC sitcom Fresh Off the Boat, and Hulu comedy ...more
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Alex Cord is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
Airwolf, Dobe and a Company of Heroes, W.E.B.
Alex Cord is an American actor who is best known for his portrayal of Michael Coldsmith Briggs III, better known as Archangel, in fifty-five episodes of the CBS adventure television series
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Benjamin Hendrickson is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
Another World, As the World Turns, Texas
Benjamin Hendrickson was an American actor known for playing Harold "Hal" Munson, Jr., the Chief of Detectives for the mythical town of Oakdale on the daytime soap opera, As the World
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Cassie Scerbo is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
Make It Or Break It, Dance Revolution
Cassandra Lynn "Cassie" Scerbo is an American actress, singer and dancer. She is best known for her roles as Brooke in Bring It On: In It to Win It, as Lauren Tanner in Make It or ...more
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Barbara Crampton is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
Barbara Crampton is an American actress. She has been called a scream queen due to her notoriety for playing the role of nubile co-ed Megan Halsey in the horror comedy Re-Animator.
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Lindsay Sloane is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, The Odd Couple
Lindsay Sloane is an American actress who is known for playing Valerie Birkhead on Sabrina, the Teenage Witch. She has also starred in films such as Bring It On, She's Out of My League, The ...more
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Ethan Phillips is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
Star Trek: Voyager, Benson, Star Trek: Of Gods and Men
Ethan Phillips is an American actor and playwright. He is best known for his television roles on Star Trek: Voyager and Benson.
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Dan Milano is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
Robot Chicken, Greg the Bunny, Titan Maximum
Dan Milano is an American voice actor, puppeteer, writer, and director. He was one of the creators of the Fox sitcom Greg the Bunny and performed the title character Greg as well as Warren the ...more
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Edward Hibbert is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
Frasier, Fantasy Island, Fantasy Island
Edward Hibbert is an American-born English actor and literary agent. He played Gil Chesterton in the TV series Frasier. He is also the voice of Zazu in The Lion King II: Simba’s Pride and The ...more
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Taylor Dayne is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
Gone Country, Rude Awakening, I Love the New Millennium
Leslie Wunderman, better known by her recording and stage names Les Lee and Taylor Dayne, is an American pop and freestyle music singer-songwriter and actress. In late 1987, she scored her first ...more
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Nancy Lenehan is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
How to Be a Gentleman, Worst Week, Married to the Kellys
Nancy Lenehan is an American actress who has appeared in film and television since the 1980s. Lenehan was born in Long Island, New York. She co-starred on the short-lived sitcom Worst Week. She ...more
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Carey Lowell is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
A League of Their Own, Law & Order, A League of Their Own
Carey Lowell is an American actress and former model.
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David Eigenberg is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
Sex and the City, Chicago Fire, Soldier of Fortune
David Eigenberg is an American actor best known for his long-running role as Steve Brady on the HBO sit-com Sex and the City and for his role as firefighter Christopher Herrmann on NBC's Chicago
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Emily Hart is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
Sabrina: The Animated Series, Sabrina's Secret Life
Emily Anne Hart is an American actress. She is the younger sister of actress Melissa Joan Hart.
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Christopher Masterson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
Malcolm in the Middle, The Road Home
Christopher Kennedy Masterson is an American actor known best for his role as Francis on Malcolm in the Middle. He is the younger brother of That '70s Show cast member Danny Masterson.
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Torrey DeVitto is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
Pretty Little Liars, Beautiful People
Torrey Joel DeVitto is an American actress, former fashion model and musician. She is best known for her role as psycho nanny Carrie in One Tree Hill, as Melissa Hastings in the ABC Family ...more
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Christine Belford is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
Banacek, Empire, Cool Million
Christine Belford is an American television and film actress. She has sometimes been credited as Christina Belford.
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John Tesh is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
Entertainment Tonight, Leeza
John Frank Tesh is an American pianist and composer of pop music, as well as a radio host and television presenter. His ten-year-old "Intelligence for Your Life" radio show reaches ...more
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Michael Cudlitz is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list TV Actors from Long Island
Band of Brothers, Southland, Standoff
Michael Cudlitz is an American actor, known for portraying John Cooper on the TNT drama series Southland, Sergeant Denver "Bull" Randleman on the HBO miniseries Band of Brothers, and ...more