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Famous Film Actors From Missouri

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

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Tech N9ne is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Age 47, Credits: Night of the Living Dead: Origins 3D, Tech N9ne: The Psychumentary & Vengeance

Birthplace: Kansas City, USA, Missouri

Nationality: United States of America

Height: 1.73

Aaron Dontez Yates (born November 8, 1971), better known by his stage name Tech N9ne (pronounced "tech nine"), is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, actor, and ...more

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Adriana Romero is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Age 40, Credits: Bluff

Birthplace: Bogotá, Colombia

Nationality: Colombia

Adriana Romero Henríquez (born 1979 in Bogotá, Colombia) is a Colombian actress. She is the daughter of late writer Bernardo Romero Pereiro and Judy Henríquez. Sister of ...more
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Aaron Laue is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Age 49, Credits: Play On, Nailbiter & Time's Up

Birthplace: USA, Crane, Missouri

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: Bill Laue, Janet Laue

Aaron Laue is an actor and a producer.
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Adrienne Wilkinson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Age 41, Credits: Interceptor Force 2, Raze & Star Trek: Renegades

Birthplace: USA, Memphis, Missouri

Nationality: United States of America

Height: 1.65

Adrienne Marie Wilkinson (born September 1, 1977) is an American actress. She is known for playing Livia/Eve, the daughter of Xena in the TV series Xena: Warrior Princess in the 5th and 6th ...more
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Akon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Age 45, Credits: Ghostride the Whip, Kiss and Tail: The Hollywood Jump-Off & Visual Reality

Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Height: 5'10"

Parents: Kine Gueye Thiam, Mor Thiam

Aliaune Damala Badara Akon Thiam (; born April 16, 1973) is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, philanthropist and actor. He rose to prominence in 2004 following the ...more

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Alex M. Orlyn is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri

Birthplace: Bogotá, Colombia

Nationality: Colombia

Height: 1.88

Alex M. Orlyn is a film actor.
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Alan Bovinett is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri

Birthplace: USA, St. Louis, Missouri

Nationality: United States of America

Alan Bovinett is an actor and entrepreneur.
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Alan Sciranko is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Alan Sciranko Age 61, Credits: Killers by Nature, Alice Upside Down & The Big Brass Ring

Birthplace: USA, St. Louis, Missouri

Nationality: United States of America

Alan Sciranko is an actor.
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Alex Moore is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Age 37, Credits: The Dark Knight Rises, The Princess Diaries & Snow White and the Huntsman

Birthplace: USA, St. Louis, Missouri

Nationality: United States of America

Alex Moore is an actor.
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Alice Ghostley is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Dec. at 81 (1926-2007), Credits: Grease, To Kill a Mockingbird & The Graduate

Birthplace: Eve, Missouri, USA

Nationality: United States of America

Alice Margaret Ghostley (August 14, 1923 – September 21, 2007) was an American actress and singer. She was best known for her roles as the bungling insecure Esmeralda (1969–70; 1972) on ...more
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Alice Joyce is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Dec. at 65 (1890-1955), Credits: The Passionate Adventure, Dancing Mothers & So's Your Old Man

Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: John Joyce, Vallie Olive Joyce

Children: Alice Moore, Peggy Harris

Alice Joyce (October 1, 1890 – October 9, 1955) was an American actress, who appeared in more than 200 films during the 1910s and 1920s. She is known for her roles in the 1923 film The Green ...more
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Alice Wilson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Alice Wilson Dec. at 57 (1887-1944), Credits: The Children in the House and The Eyes of Julia Deep

Birthplace: USA, O'Fallon, Missouri

Nationality: United States of America

Alice Wilson was an actress.
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Alisa Robinson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Alisa Robinson

Birthplace: USA, Missouri

Nationality: United States of America

Alisa Robinson is a writer and an actress.
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Allan Havey is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Age 64, Credits: Hancock, The Informant! & Internal Affairs

Birthplace: USA, St. Louis, Missouri

Nationality: United States of America

Allan Havey (born September 19, 1954) is an American stand-up comic and actor. He started his career as a comedian in New York City in 1981. He made his national debut in 1986 on Late Night with ...more
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Allan Melvin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Dec. at 85 (1923-2008), Credits: With Six You Get Eggroll, The New Alice in Wonderland & The Magilla Gorilla Show

Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: Marie Melvin, Richard Melvin

Children: Jennifer Melvin, Mya Melvin

Allan John Melvin (February 18, 1923 – January 17, 2008) was an American character actor, voice actor and impressionist, who appeared in several television shows including numerous recurring ...more
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Ana Lucía Dom&iac... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Age 35, Credits: Gringo Wedding

Birthplace: Bogotá, Colombia

Nationality: Colombia

Ana Lucía Domínguez Tobón (born December 2, 1983 in Bogotá, Colombia), is an actress and model best known for her role in the 2003 telenovela Pasión de ...more
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Allison Hensel is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Age 54, Credits: Grave Mistake, Easier with Practice & Nothing but Life

Birthplace: Kansas City, USA, Missouri

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: Roger Ridpath, Patricia Ridpath

Allison Hensel is an actress.
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Ana María Orozco ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Age 45, Credits: The Hairy Tooth Fairy

Birthplace: Bogotá, Colombia

Nationality: Colombia

Height: 1.83

Ana María Orozco Aristizábal (born July 4, 1973) is a Colombian movie, theatre and television actress who is notable for her portrayal as Betty in the telenovela Yo soy Betty, la ...more
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Alvaleta Guess is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Dec. at 41 (1955-1996), Credits: Money Train, Dead Presidents & The Keeper

Birthplace: Kansas City, USA, Missouri

Nationality: United States of America

Alvaleta Guess (born November 24, 1955, Kansas City, Missouri — d. September 2, 1996, New York City, New York) was an American stage/musical theatre actress, both on and off-Broadway, but also ...more
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Alyssa Levin is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri

Birthplace: USA, St. Louis, Missouri

Nationality: United States of America

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Amber J. Lawson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Amber J. Lawson Age 46, Credits: Desperation Boulevard

Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Amber J. Lawson is a film producer and an actress
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Ambre Lake is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Age 49, Credits: Sweet Home Alabama and Eden Court

Birthplace: USA, St. Louis, Missouri

Nationality: United States of America

Height: 1.7

Ambre Lake is an actress.
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Amir Arison is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Age 40, Credits: The Visitor, I Hate Valentine's Day & Today's Special

Birthplace: USA, St. Louis, Missouri

Nationality: United States of America

Height: 1.85

Amir Arison is an actor.
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Amy Alcott is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Age 63, Credits: Tin Cup

Birthplace: Kansas City, USA, Missouri

Nationality: United States of America

Amy Alcott (born February 22, 1956) is an American professional golfer and golf course designer. She became a member of the LPGA Tour in 1975, and won five major championships and 29 LPGA Tour ...more
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Amy Benedict is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Missouri
Amy Benedict Age 54, Credits: Would I Lie to You? and Early Bird Special

Birthplace: USA, Columbia, Missouri

Nationality: United States of America

Amy Benedict (born July 16, 1964) is an American film and television actress. She is the sister of Rob Benedict. She was born and raised in Columbia, Missouri, and attended Rock Bridge High ...more