Entertainment Famous Film Actors From New Orleans

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

Examples of items on this list include Peyton Manning and Reese Witherspoon.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from New Orleans?" and "Which famous actors were born in New Orleans?"
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A. J. Duhe is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
age 63
Adam Joseph Duhe is a former American football linebacker who played eight seasons for the Miami Dolphins from 1977 to 1984 in the National Football League. Duhe played college football at ...more

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Aaron Neville is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
age 77
Aaron Neville is an American R&B singer and musician. He has had four Platinum-certified albums and four Top 10 hits in the United States, including three that went to #1 on Billboard's ...more

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Adam Nee is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
Adam Nee age 37
Adam Nee is an actor.

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Adella Gautier is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
Adella Gautier age 70
Adella Gautier is an actress.

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Adrian Colon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
Adrian Colon is an actor.

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Al Hirt is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
Died at 77 (1922-1999)
Al Hirt was an American trumpeter and bandleader. He is best remembered for his million-selling recordings of "Java" and the accompanying album Honey in the Horn, and for the theme ...more

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Al McKay is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
age 70
Al McKay is an American guitarist, songwriter, producer, and former member of the American funk band Earth, Wind & Fire, and a recipient of five Grammy Awards. Al used to lead his own group, ...more

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Alan Donnes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
age 55
Alan Donnes is an actor, comedian, film producer and screenwriter.

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Albert H. Bongard IV is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
Albert H. Bongard IV age 43
Albert H. Bongard IV is an actor.

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Alec Metro is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
Alec Metro age 52
Alec Metro is a pornographic actor. He began appearing in adult films in around 1993 has since appeared in over 475 movies. He has also directed at least 12 movies.

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Alex E. Burns is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
age 59
Alex E. Burns is an actor.

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Allen Daviau is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
age 76
Allen Daviau, A.S.C. is an American cinematographer.

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Amita Balla is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
age 42
Amita Balla is an actress.

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Andrew Buchler is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
age 36
Andrew Buchler is a film producer and an actor.

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Andy Fitzgerald is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
Andy Fitzgerald age 41
Andy Fitzgerald is an actor.

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Andy Golden is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
Andy Golden age 24
Andy Golden is an actor.

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Angélica María is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
age 74
Angélica María is an American-born Mexican actress and a Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter.

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Anita Gordon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
Died at 92 (1914-2006)
Anita Gordon was an actress.

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Branford Marsalis is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
age 58
Branford Marsalis is an American saxophonist, composer and bandleader. While primarily known for his work in jazz as the leader of the Branford Marsalis Quartet, he also performs frequently as a ...more

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Ann Mills is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
Ann Mills age 38
Ann Mills is an actress.

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Annie Ryan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
Annie Ryan age 71
Annie Ryan, is a stage and screen actor, model, singer, and vocal coach. She is the CEO of AR Vocal Coach in Toronto, Canada.

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Anthony Laciura is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
age 67
Anthony Laciura is an American operatic tenor, noted for his abilities as a comprimario and actor. Born in New Orleans, he studied voice there with Charles Paddock, also the teacher of Ticho

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Anthony Mackie is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
age 40
Anthony D. Mackie is an American actor. He has been featured in feature films, television series, and Broadway and Off-Broadway plays, including Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, Drowning Crow, McReele, ...more

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Antonio Christina is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
age 37
Antonio Christina is an actor.

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Aonika Laurent is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From New Orleans
Aonika Laurent age 47
Aonika Laurent is an actress.