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Famous Film Actors From Louisiana

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

List items include Peyton Manning, Reese Witherspoon and many additional items as well.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Louisiana?" and "Which famous actors were born in Louisiana?"
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A. J. Duhe is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana
Age 60, Credits: Everybody's All-American

Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Adam Joseph Duhe Jr. (born November 27, 1955) is a former American football Defensive End/Linebacker who played eight seasons for the Miami Dolphins from 1977 to 1984 in the National Football ...more
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Aaron Neville is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana
Age 78, Credits: Everybody's All-American, Zandalee & WOW Gospel 2004

Birthplace: USA, New Orleans, Louisiana

Nationality: United States of America

Children: Ivan Neville

Aaron Joseph Neville (born January 24, 1941) is an American R&B and soul vocalist and musician. He has had four platinum albums and four Top 10 hits in the United States, including three ...more

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Adam Nee is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana
Adam Nee Age 37, Credits: Kiss Me Again, Some of the Parts & The Last Romantic

Birthplace: USA, New Orleans, Louisiana

Nationality: United States of America

Adam Nee is an actor.
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Adella Gautier is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana
Adella Gautier Age 71, Credits: Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant, Vipaka & Waking Madison

Birthplace: USA, New Orleans, Louisiana

Nationality: United States of America

Adella Gautier is an actress.
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Adrian Colon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana

Birthplace: USA, New Orleans, Louisiana

Nationality: United States of America

Adrian Colon is an actor.
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Al Hirt is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana
Dec. at 77 (1922-1999), Credits: Rome Adventure and Fanfare for a Death Scene

Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Nationality: United States of America

Height: 6'1"

Alois Maxwell "Al" Hirt (November 7, 1922 – April 27, 1999) was an American trumpeter and bandleader. He is best remembered for his million-selling recordings of "Java" and ...more
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Al McKay is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana
Age 71, Credits: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Al McKay (born February 2, 1948, in New Orleans, Louisiana) is an American guitarist, songwriter, producer, and former member of the American soul/funk/rock/pop band Earth, Wind & Fire, and ...more

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Alan Autry is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana
Age 66, Credits: North Dallas Forty, Brewster's Millions & Popeye

Birthplace: Shreveport, Louisiana, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Height: 6'3"

Parents: Verna Brown, Carl Autry

Children: Austin Autry, Lauren Autry, Heather Autry

Carlos Alan Autry Jr. (also known for a period of time as Carlos Brown; born July 31, 1952), is an American actor, politician, and former National Football League player. During his brief ...more
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Amanda Shaw is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana
Age 28, Credits: Hurricane on the Bayou

Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Nationality: United States of America

Amanda Christian Amaya-Shaw (born August 2, 1990) is an American Cajun fiddler, singer, and actress from Mandeville, Louisiana.
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Alan Donnes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana
Age 55, Credits: Dirty Movie

Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Alan Donnes is an actor, comedian, film producer and screenwriter.
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Albert H. Bongard IV is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana
Albert H. Bongard IV Age 43, Credits: My Own Love Song and Alabama Moon

Birthplace: USA, New Orleans, Louisiana

Nationality: United States of America

Albert H. Bongard IV is an actor.
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Alex Boling is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana

Birthplace: Lake Charles, USA, Louisiana

Nationality: United States of America

Alex Boling is an actor.
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Alex E. Burns is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana
Age 59, Credits: The Terminal, The Comebacks & Little Black Book

Birthplace: USA, New Orleans, Louisiana

Nationality: United States of America

Alex E. Burns is an actor.
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Ali Landry is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana
Age 45, Credits: Bella, Little Boy & Outta Time

Birthplace: Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Height: 5'8"

Children: Estela Ines Monteverde, Valentin Francesco Monteverde, Marcelo Alejandro Monteverde

Ali Germaine Landry (born July 21, 1973) is an American actress, model, and beauty pageant titleholder who won Miss USA 1996. She played Rita Lefleur on the UPN sitcom Eve and was the Doritos ...more

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Alicia Morton is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana
Alicia Morton Age 31, Credits: Annie, Odd Girl Out & The Thirst

Birthplace: USA, Gonzales, Louisiana

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: Jon Morton, Kathy Morton

Alicia Morton (born April 29, 1987) is an American former actress and singer best known for playing Annie in the 1999 remake.
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Allen Daviau is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana

Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Allen Daviau, A.S.C. (born June 14, 1942) is an American cinematographer. He has been nominated and won numerous awards, including 5 Oscar nominations and 2 BAFTA nominations, winning 1 BAFTA ...more
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Amanda Jelks is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana
Amanda Jelks Age 32, Credits: Scary Movie 5 and Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever

Birthplace: USA, Hammond, Louisiana

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: Rodney Jelks, Sr., Melissa Miller

Amanda Renee Jelks (born October 9, 1986) is an American actress. She was born in Hammond, Louisiana to Rodney Jelks, Sr. and Melissa Miller.
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Amber Hall is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana
Amber Hall Age 34, Credits: Drillbit Taylor

Birthplace: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Amber Hall is an actor.
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Amita Balla is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana
Age 42, Credits: Screw Cupid

Birthplace: USA, New Orleans, Louisiana

Nationality: United States of America

Amita Balla is an actress.
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Amy Brassette is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana
Age 39, Credits: Little Chenier, Maggie & Emmanuelle 2000: Emmanuelle Pie

Birthplace: Lake Charles, USA, Louisiana

Nationality: United States of America

Amy Brassette is an actress.
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Amy LaVere is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana

Birthplace: Shreveport, Louisiana, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Amy LaVere, born Amy Fant, is an American singer, songwriter, upright bass player and actress based in Memphis, Tennessee. Her music is classified as Americana, combining a blend of classic ...more
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Andrew Buchler is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana
Age 36, Credits: American Violet and Dirty Movie

Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Andrew Buchler is a film producer and an actor.
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Andrew Clements is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana
Andrew Clements

Birthplace: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Andrew Clements is an actor.
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Andrus Espre is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana

Birthplace: USA, Louisiana

Nationality: United States of America

Beau Jocque (born Andrus Espre; November 1, 1953 – September 10, 1999) was a Louisiana French Creole zydeco musician and songwriter active in the 1990s. Beau Jocque is known for his gruff ...more
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Andy Fitzgerald is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Louisiana
Andy Fitzgerald Age 41, Credits: The Sex Monster

Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Andy Fitzgerald is an actor.