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Famous Film Actors From Oklahoma

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

This list has a variety of items in it, from Brad Pitt to Carrie Underwood.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Oklahoma?" and "Which famous actors were born in Oklahoma?"
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  • 1

    Aaron Cornelison

    Age: 26

    Films Acted InNational Treasure: Book of Secrets, The Temerity of Zim

    BirthplaceUSA, Oklahoma, Oklahoma City

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Aaron Cornelison is an actor....
  • 2

    Ada Leonard

    Dec. at 82 (1915-1997)

    Films Acted InMeet the Missus, Forty Naughty Girls

    BirthplaceLawton, Oklahoma, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Ada Leonard was an actress....  more
  • 3

    Alan Dexter

    Dec. at 65 (1918-1983)

    Films Acted InPaint Your Wagon, Gable and Lombard, It Came from Outer Space, I Married a Monster from Outer Space, Step Down to Terror

    BirthplaceTulsa, Oklahoma, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Alan Dexter was an actor....  more
  • 4

    Alan Vint

    Dec. at 62 (1944-2006)

    Films Acted InBadlands, The Panic in Needle Park, Earthquake, Macon County Line, Breakout

    BirthplaceTulsa, Oklahoma, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    ChildrenKelly Vint, Megan Vint, Kate Vint

    Alan Richard Vint (November 11, 1944 – August 16, 2006) was an American character actor. Vint was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He appeared in a number of supporting roles during the 1970s in films such...  more
  • 5

    Films Acted InScrooged, Star Trek: First Contact, 12 Years a Slave, Primal Fear, Love & Basketball

    BirthplaceTulsa, Oklahoma, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height1.6

    ParentsMarion H. Woodard, Constance Woodard

    ChildrenDuncan Spencer, Mavis Spencer

    Alfre Woodard (; born November 8, 1952) is an American actress, producer, and political activist. Woodard has been named one of the most versatile and accomplished actors of her generation. She has...  more

    #207 of 349 The Best Actresses In Film History#124 of 201 The Best Actresses Working Today#13 of 214 The Greatest Black Actresses Of All Time

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    Allen Pinson

    Dec. at 90 (1916-2006)

    Films Acted InSingin' in the Rain, Coogan's Bluff, The Last Frontier, Um Null Uhr schnappt die Falle zu, Mordnacht in Manhattan

    BirthplaceUSA, Oklahoma, Muskogee

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Allen Pinson was an actor and stunt performer....
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    BirthplaceFrederick, Oklahoma, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Alyce Faye Eichelberger (née McBride; born October 28, 1944) is an American psychotherapist, author and talk radio host. She was previously married to golfer Dave Eichelberger, as well as...  more
  • 8

    Amzie Strickland

    Dec. at 87 (1919-2006)

    Films Acted InPretty Woman, I'll Be Home for Christmas, The Pied Piper of Hamelin, Shiloh, Doc Hollywood

    BirthplaceUSA, Oklahoma, Oklahoma City

    NationalityUnited States of America

    ChildrenTim Behrens

    Amzie Ellen Strickland (January 10, 1919 – July 5, 2006) was an American character actress who began in radio, made some 650 television appearances, had roles in two dozen films, appeared in numerous...  more
  • 9

    Andy Parker

    Dec. at 64 (1913-1977)

    Films Acted InThe Tioga Kid, Shadow Valley

    BirthplaceMangum, USA, Oklahoma

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Andy Parker was an actor....
  • 10

    Art Acord

    Dec. at 41 (1890-1931)

    Films Acted InIn the Days of Buffalo Bill, The White Horseman, Winners of the West, The Moon Riders, The Fighting Line

    BirthplaceGlenwood, Utah, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Arthemus Ward "Art" Acord (April 17, 1890 – January 4, 1931) was an American silent film actor and rodeo champion. After his film career ended in 1929, Acord worked in rodeo road shows and as a miner...  more
  • 11

    Films Acted InKiss Kiss Bang Bang, CQ, Small Apartments, Life Blood

    BirthplaceMidwest City, Oklahoma, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height5'10"

    ParentsLaura Rasdall, Randall Lindvall

    ChildrenWilliam Dakota Edwards, Sebastian Edwards

    Angela Lindvall (born January 14, 1979) is an American model and actress. Lindvall was discovered by an IMG scout when she was 14 years old, and immediately signed with IMG New York. She took a break...  more

    #80 of 98 The Most Gorgeous American Models#24 of 44 Female Celebrities Who Are 5’11"

  • 12

    Angelo Custino

    Age: 29

    Films Acted InHackett

    BirthplaceUSA, Oklahoma, Oklahoma City

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Angelo Custino is an actor....
  • 13

    BirthplaceUnited States, with Territories, Oklahoma, Osage County, Barnsdall

    NationalityUnited States of America

    ChildrenRobert Green Jr., Gloria Green, Billy Green, Barbara Green

    Anita Jane Bryant (born March 25, 1940) is an American singer and anti-gay rights activist. She scored four Top 40 hits in the United States in the late 1950s and early 1960s, including "Paper Roses"...  more
  • 14

    Beau Sia

    Age: 44

    Films Acted InHitch, Rachel Getting Married, Slam, Murder Party, SlamNation

    BirthplaceOhio, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Beau Sia (simplified Chinese: 谢福源; traditional Chinese: 謝福源; pinyin: Xiè Fúyuán; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Siā Hok-gôan, born 1976) is an American slam poet....  more
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    Anita Cordell is an actress, film producer, film director and casting director....  more
  • 16

    Anthony Macias

    Age: 49

    Films Acted InUFC Classics: Ultimate Fighting Championship: Vol. 6, Caged Combat: Vol. 4: Biloxi, Mississippi

    BirthplaceUSA, Oklahoma, Oklahoma City

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Anthony Macias (born February 9, 1971) is an American mixed martial artist, who currently competes in the middleweight division. Macias was introduced to MMA in a fight against Dan Severn at UFC 4,...  more
  • 17

    Antoine Perry

    Age: 32

    Films Acted InDance Flick, Stigma

    BirthplaceLawton, USA, Oklahoma

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Antoine Perry is an actor....
  • 18

    Ashlyn Walker

    Ashlyn Walker is an actress....
  • 19

    Autumn Russell

    Age: 90

    Films Acted InSpartacus, Untamed Women

    BirthplaceUSA, Oklahoma, Oklahoma City

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Autumn Russell is an actress....
  • 20

    Films Acted InJory, Jake's Corner

    BirthplaceHugo, Oklahoma, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height5'11"

    ChildrenErin Thomas, Nora Thomas, Paige Thomas

    Billy Joe Thomas (born August 7, 1942) is an American singer. He is particularly known for his hit songs of the 1960s and 1970s, which appeared on the pop, country, and Christian music charts. His...  more

    #270 of 656 The Best Singers Of All Time#129 of 206 The Greatest Male Pop Singers of All Time#141 of 193 The Best Male Country Singers of All Time

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    Barney Beasley

    Dec. at 56 (1895-1951)

    Films Acted InLightnin' Bill Carson, The Phantom Cowboy, Alias John Law, Mason of the Mounted, No Man's Range

    BirthplaceUSA, Oklahoma

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Barney Beasley was an actor....  more
  • 22

    Barney Kessel

    Dec. at 81 (1923-2004)

    Films Acted InBarney Kessel: Rare Performances

    BirthplaceMuskogee, Oklahoma, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    ChildrenDan Kessel, David Kessel

    Barney Kessel (October 17, 1923 – May 6, 2004) was an American jazz guitarist born in Muskogee, Oklahoma. Noted in particular for his knowledge of chords and inversions and chord-based melodies, he...  more
  • 23

    Films Acted InThe President's Analyst, Werewolves on Wheels, Jimmy Hansen's Heaven

    BirthplaceOklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Barry McGuire (born October 15, 1935) is an American singer-songwriter. He is known for the hit song "Eve of Destruction", and later as a pioneering singer and songwriter of contemporary Christian...  more

    #10 of 121 The Best 1970s Christian Pop Artists#444 of 1,681 The Best Rock Bands Of All Time#292 of 904 Celebrity Death Pool 2021

  • 24

    Films Acted InThe Substitute

    BirthplaceTusla, Oklahoma, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Beau Weaver (born October 19, 1963) is an American voice actor and narrator in television and film, heard widely in trailers for feature films, network television promos, documentaries, national...  more
  • 25

    Films Acted InRazzy Bailey: Live Recordings from the Church Street Station, New Ladies of Country

    BirthplaceBartlesville, USA, Oklahoma

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Becky Hobbs (born January 24, 1950 in Bartlesville, Oklahoma) is an American country singer, songwriter and pianist. She first attracted critical attention from rock journalist Stann Findelle, who...  more