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TV Actors from Ohio

Updated October 13, 2018 28.5k views725 items

List RulesOnly TV actors who were born or grew up in Ohio.

List of famous television actors/actresses who were born in Ohio, with photos when available. These renowned Ohio actors and actresses are listed by popularity, so the names at the top of the list will be the most recognizable. A few of these actors may not have technically been born in Ohio, but everyone on this list grew up in Ohio and considers it to be their home. This list includes Ohio TV actors from every type of show, including cartoons where they might have done voice over work. If you grew up in Ohio then you should be proud of these television actors whose birthplace is Ohio. Various bits of information are available for these Ohio celebrities as well, such as what year they were born and what shows they are known for.

Examples include LeBron James and Halle Berry.

This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Ohio?" and "Who are the most famous Ohio actors?"
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  • Jim Cummings1

    Jim Cummings

    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Courage the Cowardly Dog

    BirthplaceUSA, Youngstown, Ohio

    NationalityUnited States of America

    James Jonah Cummings (born November 3, 1952) is an American voice actor and singer, who has...  more
  • Martin Sheen2

    Martin Sheen

    The Simpsons, The West Wing

    BirthplaceDayton, Ohio, USA

    NationalityIreland, United States of America

    Ramón Gerardo Antonio Estévez (born August 3, 1940), known professionally as Martin Sheen, is...  more

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  • Nancy Cartwright3

    Nancy Cartwright

    The Simpsons, Rugrats

    BirthplaceDayton, Ohio, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Nancy Jean Cartwright (born October 25, 1957) is an American actress, voice actress, and...  more

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  • Daws Butler4

    Daws Butler

    The Flintstones, The Jetsons

    BirthplaceToledo, Ohio, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Charles Dawson Butler (November 16, 1916 – May 18, 1988) was an American voice actor. He...  more
  • Clancy Brown5

    Clancy Brown

    SpongeBob SquarePants, Carnivàle

    BirthplaceUSA, Urbana, Ohio

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Clarence John "Clancy" Brown III (born January 5, 1959) is an American actor and voice actor...  more

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  • Jonathan Winters6

    Jonathan Winters

    Mork & Mindy, The Smurfs

    BirthplaceUSA, Bellbrook, Ohio

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Jonathan Harshman Winters III (November 11, 1925 – April 11, 2013) was an American comedian,...  more

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  • Dorian Harewood7

    Dorian Harewood

    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, A Pup Named Scooby-Doo

    BirthplaceUSA, Dayton, Ohio

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Dorian Harewood (born August 6, 1950) is an American actor and voice-over artist....  more
  • Fred Willard8

    Fred Willard

    Roseanne, Tim and Eric Awesome Show

    BirthplaceShaker Heights, Ohio, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Frederick Charles Willard (September 8, 1933 – May 15, 2020) was an American actor, comedian,...  more

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  • Adrianne Palicki9

    Adrianne Palicki

    Friday Night Lights, About a Boy

    BirthplaceToledo, Ohio, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Adrianne Lee Palicki (born May 6, 1983) is an American actress best known for her roles as...  more

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  • Steven Spielberg10

    Steven Spielberg

    Tiny Toon Adventures

    BirthplaceCincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Steven Allan Spielberg (; born December 18, 1946) is an American filmmaker. He is considered...  more

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  • Luke Perry11

    Luke Perry

    Beverly Hills, 90210

    BirthplaceMansfield, Ohio, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Coy Luther "Luke" Perry III (October 11, 1966 – March 4, 2019) was an American actor. He...  more

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  • Maggie Grace12

    Maggie Grace

    Lost, Californication

    BirthplaceWorthington, Ohio, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Margaret Grace Denig (born September 21, 1983) is an American actress and model. She is known...  more

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  • R. L. Stine13

    R. L. Stine

    The Nightmare Room, Bobo's in the bush

    BirthplaceColumbus, Ohio, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Robert Lawrence Stine (; born October 8, 1943), sometimes known as Jovial Bob Stine and Eric...  more

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  • Paul Newman14

    Paul Newman

    Empire Falls, The Aldrich Family

    BirthplaceShaker Heights, Ohio, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Paul Leonard Newman (January 26, 1925 – September 26, 2008) was an American actor, film...  more

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  • Ed O'Neill15

    Ed O'Neill

    Modern Family, Married... with Children

    BirthplaceYoungstown, Ohio, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Edward Leonard O'Neill (born April 12, 1946) is an American actor and comedian. His roles...  more

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  • Anne Heche16

    Anne Heche

    Hung, Another World

    BirthplaceUSA, Aurora, Ohio

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Anne Celeste Heche ( HAYSH; born May 25, 1969) is an American actress, director, and...  more

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  • Halle Berry17

    Halle Berry

    Extant, Living Dolls

    BirthplaceCleveland, Ohio, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Halle Maria Berry (born Maria Halle Berry; August 14, 1966) is an American actress. Berry won...  more

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  • Teri Garr18

    Teri Garr

    Batman Beyond, Good Advice

    BirthplaceLakewood, Ohio, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Teri Ann Garr (born December 11, 1944) is a retired American actress, singer, comedian, voice...  more

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  • Sherry Alberoni19

    Sherry Alberoni

    Super Friends, Josie and the Pussycats

    BirthplaceCleveland, Ohio, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Sharyn Eileen "Sherry" Alberoni (born December 4, 1946) is an American actress and voice...  more
  • Jason Dohring20

    Jason Dohring

    Veronica Mars, Moonlight

    BirthplaceToledo, Ohio, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Jason William Dohring (born March 30, 1982) is an American actor who is best known for his...  more

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    Dean Martin

    The Dean Martin Show, The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast

    BirthplaceSteubenville, Ohio, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Dino Paul Crocetti (June 7, 1917 – December 25, 1995), known famously as Dean Martin, was an...  more
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  • Hal Holbrook22

    Hal Holbrook

    The Event, North and South

    BirthplaceCleveland, Ohio, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Harold Rowe Holbrook Jr. (February 17, 1925 – January 23, 2021) was an American actor,...  more

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    Robert Urich

    Soap, Lonesome Dove

    BirthplaceToronto, Island Creek Township, Ohio, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Robert Michael Urich (December 19, 1946 – April 16, 2002) was an American film, television,...  more

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  • Townsend Coleman24

    Townsend Coleman

    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Inspector Gadget

    BirthplaceCleveland Heights, Ohio, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Townsend Putnam Coleman III is an American voice actor who has performed in many animated...  more
  • Carmen Electra25

    Carmen Electra

    Baywatch, Singled Out

    BirthplaceSharonville, Ohio, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Tara Leigh Patrick (born April 20, 1972), better known by her stage name Carmen Electra, is an...  more

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