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Famous Film Actors From Minnesota

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

Jessica Biel and Bob Dylan are included in this list.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Minnesota?" and "Which famous actors were born in Minnesota?"
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Aaron Pushkar is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
Age 41, Credits: Valentine's Day and Max Payne

Birthplace: Grand Rapids, USA, Minnesota

Nationality: United States of America

Aaron Pushkar is an actor.
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Aaron Wolff is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
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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Alan Baltes is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
Alan Baltes

Birthplace: USA, Minnesota, Saint Paul

Nationality: United States of America

Alan Baltes is an American actor.
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Alan Dinehart is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
Dec. at 55 (1889-1944), Credits: A Study in Scarlet, Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm & Jimmy the Gent

Birthplace: Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA

Nationality: United States of America

Mason Alan Dinehart Sr. (born Harold Alan Dinehart, October 3, 1889 – July 18, 1944) was an American actor, director, writer, and stage manager.
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Alan Dinehart, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
Dec. at 74 (1918-1992), Credits: Black Beauty

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Alan Dinehart II was a television producer, actor and screenwriter.
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Alex Burton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
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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Alex Neuberger is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
Age 26, Credits: Running Scared, Underdog & Hello Herman

Birthplace: USA, Minnesota, Cottage Grove

Nationality: United States of America

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Alexandra Holden is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
Age 41, Credits: The Hot Chick, Drop Dead Gorgeous & In & Out

Birthplace: USA, Minnesota, Northfield

Nationality: United States of America

Alexandra Paige Holden (born April 30, 1977) is an American actress. Her credits include films such as Drop Dead Gorgeous (1999) and The Hot Chick (2002), and recurring roles on Friends, Ally ...more
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Alexis Luhrs is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
Alexis Luhrs Age 40, Credits: Business Class

Birthplace: USA, Minnesota, Saint Paul

Nationality: United States of America

Alexis Luhrs is an actor.
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Alice Frost is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
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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Aline Towne is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
Dec. at 77 (1919-1996), Credits: A Guide for the Married Man, Don Daredevil Rides Again & Send Me No Flowers

Birthplace: USA, Minnesota, Saint Paul

Nationality: United States of America

Fern Aline Waller (née Eggen, 7 November 1919 – 2 February 1996), known as Aline Towne, was an American film and television actress, best remembered for her lead roles in 1950s Republic ...more
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Alisa Christenson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
Alisa Christenson Age 53, Credits: Another 48 Hrs., Madam: Based on a True Story of a Hollywood Call Girl & Laughing It Up

Birthplace: USA, Minnesota, Duluth

Nationality: United States of America

Alisa Christenson is an actress and stunt performer.
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Analeigh Tipton is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
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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Andrew Michaelson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
Andrew Michaelson Age 27, Credits: The Celestine Prophecy

Birthplace: USA, Minnesota

Nationality: United States of America

Andrew Michaelson is an actor.
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Andy Milligan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota

Birthplace: Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Andy Milligan (February 12, 1929 – June 3, 1991) was an American playwright, screenwriter, actor, and filmmaker, whose work includes 27 films made between 1965 and 1988. In spite of the fact ...more
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Ann Morgan Guilbert is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
Age 90, Credits: Grumpier Old Men and Please Give

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

Nationality: United States of America

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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Anne Lange is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
Anne Lange Age 65, Credits: Funny About Love, Mr. Jones & Family Reunion

Birthplace: USA, Pipestone, Minnesota

Nationality: United States of America

Anne Lange is an actress.
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Anne Petersen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
Anne Petersen Age 35, Credits: Friends (With Benefits)

Birthplace: USA, Coon Rapids, Minnesota

Nationality: United States of America

Anne Petersen is a film actress.
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Anne Spradley-Montie is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
Anne Spradley-Montie Age 46, Credits: My Best Friend's Wedding

Birthplace: USA, Minnesota, Saint Paul

Nationality: United States of America

Anne Spradley-Montie is an actress.
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Anneka Di Lorenzo is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
Dec. at 59 (1952-2011), Credits: Dressed to Kill, Caligula & Caligula II: Messalina Messalina

Birthplace: USA, Minnesota, Saint Paul

Nationality: United States of America

Anneka Di Lorenzo was an actress.
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Anthony Backman is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
Anthony Backman Age 46, Credits: The American President, Money Train & Kiss the Girls

Birthplace: USA, Minnesota, Saint Paul

Nationality: United States of America

Anthony Backman is an actor.
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Anthony Fitzgerald is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
Age 32, Credits: Laid to Rest, InAlienable & All About Evil

Birthplace: Edina, Minnesota, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Anthony Fitzgerald is an actor.
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Anthony Turk is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
Anthony Turk Age 51, Credits: Way of the Vampire and Two Degrees

Birthplace: USA, Minnesota, Saint Paul

Nationality: United States of America

Anthony Turk is an actor.
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Arch Johnson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
Dec. at 75 (1922-1997), Credits: The Sting, The Buddy Holly Story & Napoleon and Samantha

Birthplace: Minneapolis, USA, Minnesota

Nationality: United States of America

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) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Minnesota
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

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