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Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis

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

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Aaron Wolff is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Age 24, Credits: A Serious Man

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Aaron Wolff is an actor.
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Adam Ward is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Adam Ward Age 36, Credits: Grumpier Old Men and Graffiti Bridge

Birthplace: Minneapolis, USA, Minnesota

Nationality: United States of America

Adam Ward is an actor.
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Alan Dinehart, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Dec. at 74 (1918-1992), Credits: Black Beauty

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: Louise Dyer, Alan Dinehart

Alan Dinehart II was a television producer, actor and screenwriter.
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Alex Burton is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Alex Burton Age 37, Credits: X-Men

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Alex Burton is an actor.
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Alice Frost is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Dec. at 93 (1905-1998), Credits: The Prize and It's a Good Life

Birthplace: Minneapolis, USA, Minnesota

Nationality: United States of America

Alice Frost was an actress.
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Analeigh Tipton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Age 30, Credits: Warm Bodies, Crazy & Stupid

Birthplace: Minneapolis, USA, Minnesota

Nationality: United States of America

Analeigh Christian Tipton (born November 9, 1988) is an American actress and fashion model. She is known for placing third on Cycle 11 of America's Next Top Model and for her roles in the films ...more

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Ann Morgan Guilbert is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Age 90, Credits: Grumpier Old Men and Please Give

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: Cornelia Guilbert, Gerald Guilbert

Children: Hallie Todd, Nora Eckstein

Ann Morgan Guilbert (October 16, 1928 – June 14, 2016), sometimes credited as Ann Guilbert, was an American television and film actress who portrayed a number of roles from the 1950s on, most ...more
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Arch Johnson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Dec. at 75 (1922-1997), Credits: The Sting, The Buddy Holly Story & Napoleon and Samantha

Birthplace: Minneapolis, USA, Minnesota

Nationality: United States of America

Children: LouAnn Johnson, Jessica Johnson, Archie Jr. Johnson, Joseph Johnson, Jennifer Johnson

Archibald Winchester "Arch" Johnson (March 14, 1922 – October 9, 1997) was an American actor who appeared on Broadway and in more than one hundred television programs.
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Arlene Dahl is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Age 93, Credits: Journey to the Center of the Earth, Ambush & Woman's World

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: Rudolph S. Dahl, Idelle Swan Dahl

Children: Lorenzo Lamas, Rounsevelle Andreas "Sonny" Schaum, Carole Holmes McCarthy

Arlene Carol Dahl (born August 11, 1925) is an American actress and former Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer contract star, who achieved notability during the 1950s. She has three children, the eldest of whom ...more
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Asher Pink is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Asher Pink Age 24, Credits: A Serious Man

Birthplace: Minneapolis, USA, Minnesota

Nationality: United States of America

Asher Pink is a film director, screenwriter, film producer, film editor, actor, and cinematographer.
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Barton Hepburn is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Dec. at 49 (1906-1955), Credits: Hi Diddle Diddle, A Song for Miss Julie & Inside the Law

Birthplace: Minneapolis, USA, Minnesota

Nationality: United States of America

Barton Hepburn (February 28, 1906 – October 9, 1955) was an American actor who specialized in drama and comedy, Hepburn was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He was spotted as a stage actor in Los ...more
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Ben Good is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Age 45, Credits: I Melt with You and Fighting for Freedom

Birthplace: Minneapolis, USA, Minnesota

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: Roxanne Good, Richard Good

Ben Good is an actor.
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Benjamin Petry is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Age 23, Credits: 3:10 to Yuma, The Spirit & Suspect Zero

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Benjamin Petry is an actor.
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Benjamin Salisbury is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Age 38, Credits: D3: The Mighty Ducks, Captain Ron & Players

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Children: James Salisbury, Tanya Salisbury

Benjamin David Salisbury (born October 19, 1980) is an American actor and dancer best known for playing the role of Brighton Sheffield on the CBS television sitcom The Nanny from 1993 to 1999.
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Bernie Leadon is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Age 71, Credits: The World's Greatest Albums: Eagles: Desperado

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Bernie Leadon (pronounced led-un; born July 19, 1947) is an American musician, songwriter and founding member of the Eagles. Prior to the Eagles, he was a member of three pioneering and highly ...more
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Bert Delaney is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Bert Delaney

Birthplace: Minneapolis, USA, Minnesota

Nationality: United States of America

Bert Delaney is an actor.
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Beverly Bayne is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Dec. at 88 (1894-1982), Credits: A Million A Minute, The Age of Innocence & Romeo and Juliet

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Children: Richard Stansbury Bushman

Beverly Bayne (born Pearl Beverly Bain) (November 11, 1894 – August 18, 1982) was an American actress who appeared in silent films beginning in 1910 in Chicago, Illinois, where she worked for ...more
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Bill Massof is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Age 69, Credits: The Bourne Ultimatum, Burn After Reading & Bad Company

Birthplace: Minneapolis, USA, Minnesota

Nationality: United States of America

Bill Massof is an actor.
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Bjorn Johnson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Bjørn Johnson is an actor, director, producer, acting teacher and fight choreographer in theater, film and television. He has performed in stage plays such as Cyrano: The Musical, The ...more
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Bob Kiley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Robert R. Kiley (September 16, 1935 – August 9, 2016) was an American public transit planner and supervisor, with a reputation of being able to save transit systems experiencing serious ...more
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Breckin Meyer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Age 44, Credits: Clueless, Can't Hardly Wait & Road Trip

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: Dorothy Ann Vial, Christopher William Meyer

Children: Caitlin Willow Meyer, Clover Meyer

Breckin Erin Meyer (born May 7, 1974) is an American actor, voice actor, writer, producer and drummer known for his roles in films such as Clueless, Road Trip, Rat Race and Garfield: The Movie.

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Brian Allard is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Brian Allard Age 43, Credits: Romance

Birthplace: Minneapolis, USA, Minnesota

Nationality: United States of America

Brian Allard is an actor.
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Brian James Crewe is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Age 44, Credits: Dance of the Dead

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: James Crewe

Brian James Crewe is a film editor, producer, director, writer and actor.
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Brownmark is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Age 56, Credits: Purple Rain

Birthplace: Minneapolis, USA, Minnesota

Nationality: United States of America

Mark Brown (born March 8, 1962), better known by the stage name Brown Mark, also styled Brownmark and BrownMark, is an American musician, bassist and record producer.
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Bryce Lenon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minneapolis
Age 46, Credits: Unbreakable, Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties & Kalamazoo?

Birthplace: Minneapolis, USA, Minnesota

Nationality: United States of America

Bryce Lenon is an actor.