List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in North Carolina, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in North Carolina, as in some cases North Carolina may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from North Carolina 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 North Carolina, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.
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Films Acted In: Wet Hot American Summer, Role Models, Uptown Girls, Tim and Eric's Billion Dollar Movie, The Believer
Birthplace: North Carolina, USAAnthony David Miles (born November 8, 1971) is an American actor, writer and comedian. He was head writer for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon from 2014 to 2017, which he helped to develop. As... more
Films Acted In: Tara Rum Pam Pam, Praise Band: The Movie
Birthplace: USA, North CarolinaAdam Melton is an actor....
Films Acted In: The Secret Life of Bees, Blood Done Sign My Name, Dark Places
Birthplace: USA, North CarolinaAdrian Addison Miller, known professionally as Addy Miller is an American actress. She made her film debut in 2008's The Secret Life of Bees, playing Dakota Fanning's character Lily Owens as a child.... more
Films Acted In: Never Back Down, Charlie's Angels, Welcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins, Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous
Birthplace: Fayetteville, North Carolina, United States of AmericaAffion Scott Crockett (born August 12, 1973) is an American actor, writer, dancer, rapper, comedian and music producer. He has appeared in many films and television shows. ... more
Films Acted In: Die Hard with a Vengeance, Happy Feet, Big Momma's House, The Ladykillers, The East
Birthplace: North Carolina, United States of America
Height: 6'0"Aldis Alexander Basil Hodge (born September 20, 1986) is an American actor, best known for his portrayal of Alec Hardison on the TNT series Leverage, MC Ren in the 2015 biopic Straight Outta... more
Films Acted In: Deuces Wild, Lost & Found in Armenia
Birthplace: Fayetteville, USA, North CarolinaAlex Kalognomos is an actor....
Films Acted In: The Watch, Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever, Family Property: Backwoods Killing Spree
Birthplace: USA, North CarolinaAlexander Isaiah Thomas is an actor....
Films Acted In: Patch Adams
Birthplace: USA, Asheville, North CarolinaAlfred Salley is an actor....
- Alfreda Gerald is an American vocalist born in Morganton, North Carolina. Upon graduating from college, Gerald sang professional opera with the London Philharmonic Orchestra, the New York... more
Films Acted In: A Daughter of the Congo, Murder in Harlem, The Girl from Chicago, When Men Betray, God's Step Children
Birthplace: USA, North Carolina, MaxtonAlice Burton Russell (June 30, 1892 – December 1984) was an African-American actress and the wife of director Oscar Micheaux, who appeared in six films directed by her husband. The daughter of Mrs.... more
Films Acted In: Roam Sweet Home
Birthplace: Rocky Mount, North Carolina, United States of AmericaAllan Gurganus is an American novelist, short story writer, and essayist whose work, which includes Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All and Local Souls, is often influenced by and set in his... more
Films Acted In: Angels & Demons, A Kiss at Midnight
Birthplace: USA, North Carolina, GreensboroAllen Dula is an actor...
Films Acted In: Hard Justice 2007 (TV), Destination X (2007), Turning Point 2010 (TV), No Surrender 2008 (TV), Sacrifice 2011 (TV)
Height: 5'10"Allen Neal Jones (born June 2, 1977) is an American professional wrestler currently signed to WWE, where he performs on the Raw brand under the ring name AJ Styles (also stylized as A.J. Styles),... more
- Allison Horton is an actor....
Films Acted In: Night Watcher
Birthplace: USA, North Carolina, Winston-SalemAllison Tyler is an actress.... more
Films Acted In: Can't Stop the Music, Kingdom of the Spiders, Boardwalk, The Perils of P.K.
Birthplace: USA, North Carolina, Charlotte
Height: 1.7Altovise Joanne Davis (née Gore; August 30, 1943 – March 14, 2009) was an American entertainer, best known for being Sammy Davis Jr.'s third wife.... more
Films Acted In: Boomerang, Cotton Comes to Harlem, The Talking Eggs
Birthplace: USA, North Carolina, GreensboroAlyce Webb is an actress....
Films Acted In: The Bleeding
Birthplace: USA, North Carolina, Chapel HillAmanda O'Connor is an actress.... more
Films Acted In: Cry Wolf, Over Her Dead Body, It Runs in the Family, Hopelessly in June, Carnal Innocence
Birthplace: USA, VirginiaAntonio D. Charity is a film actor.... more
Birthplace: USA, North Carolina, Ahoskie
Height: 1.72Kimberly Dawn Davis (born June 22, 1974) is an American professional wrestler, better known by her ring name Amber O'Neal. She formerly wrestled in Ring of Honor (ROH) in their "Women of Honor"... more
Films Acted In: Here Comes the Boom, Crooked Arrows, Phantom Punch
Birthplace: USA, North Carolina, CharlotteAmber Shonts is an actress and model.... more
Films Acted In: Synecdoche, New York, All Good Things, In Debt We Trust
Birthplace: USA, North CarolinaAmelia Martin is an actress....
Films Acted In: Preacher's Kid, Road Trip: Beer Pong
Birthplace: USA, North Carolina, Winston-SalemAmy Frye is an actress....
Films Acted In: Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever
Birthplace: Raleigh, USA, North CarolinaAnderson Boyd is a film editor, film director, screenwriter and cinematographer.... more
Films Acted In: Sex and the City, Ultrasuede: In Search of Halston, The Intern, The September Issue
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., USA
Height: 6'5"André Leon Talley (born October 16, 1949) is an American fashion journalist, who is the former American editor-at-large of Vogue magazine. Talley has also served as international editor of the... more