Entertainment TV Actors from Omaha

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List Rules Only TV actors who were born or grew up in Omaha.

List of famous television actors/actresses who were born in Omaha, with photos when available. These renowned Omaha 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 Omaha, but everyone on this list grew up in Omaha and considers it to be their home. This list includes Omaha TV actors from every type of show, including cartoons where they might have done voice over work. If you grew up in Omaha then you should be proud of these television actors whose birthplace is Omaha. Various bits of information are available for these Omaha celebrities as well, such as what year they were born and what shows they are known for.

List is made up of a variety of TV actors, including Marlon Brando and Gabrielle Union.

This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Omaha?" and "Who are the most famous Omaha actors?"
Gabrielle Union is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
FlashForward, Night Stalker, Being Mary Jane
Gabrielle Monique Union Wade is an American actress and former model. Among her notable roles is her performance as the cheerleader opposite Kirsten Dunst in the film Bring It On,. In 2000, she ...more
Jorge Garcia is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
Lost, Alcatraz, Becker
Jorge Garcia is an American actor and comedian. He first came to public attention with his performance as Hector Lopez on the television show Becker and later for his portrayal of Hugo ...more
Swoosie Kurtz is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
ER, Pushing Daisies, Mike & Molly
Swoosie Kurtz is an American actress. She is an Emmy Award winner and two-time Tony Award winner. Kurtz made her Broadway debut in the 1975 revival of Ah, Wilderness. She has received five Tony ...more
Andrew Rannells is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
Girls, The New Normal, Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters
Andrew Scott Rannells is an American actor and singer. He is perhaps best known for his work as Elder Price in the 2011 Broadway musical The Book of Mormon, which earned him a nomination for the ...more
Fred Astaire is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town, The Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again, The Easter Bunny is Comin' to Town
Fred Astaire was an American dancer, choreographer, singer, musician and actor. His stage and subsequent film and television careers spanned a total of 76 years, during which he made 31 musical ...more
Nick Nolte is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
Luck, Gracepoint, Rich Man
Nicholas King "Nick" Nolte is an American actor. Nolte has appeared in films such as The Deep, 48 Hrs., Down and Out in Beverly Hills, Another 48 Hrs., Everybody Wins, The Prince of ...more
Marlon Brando is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
The Godfather Saga, Roots: The Next Generations, Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Special
Marlon Brando, Jr. was an American actor and film director. He is hailed for bringing a gripping realism to film acting, and is widely considered to be one of the greatest and most influential ...more
Jaime King is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
Hart of Dixie, Gary Unmarried, Kitchen Confidential
Jaime King is an American actress and model. In her modeling career and early film roles, she used the names Jamie King and James King, which was a childhood nickname given to King by her ...more
David Doyle is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
Rugrats, Charlie's Angels, Match Game
David Fitzgerald Doyle was an American actor.
Paul Williams is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
My Little Pony, The Women of Brewster Place, The Head
Paul Hamilton Williams, Jr. is an American composer, singer-songwriter, and actor. He is perhaps best known for popular songs performed by a number of acts in the 1970s including Three Dog ...more
Steve Borden is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
Impact Wrestling, WCW Thunder, WCW WorldWide
Steve Borden Sr. is an American professional wrestler, better known by his ring name, Sting. He is currently employed by the professional wrestling promotion WWE. Sting is best known for his ...more
Ted DiBiase is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
WCW Monday Nitro, Saturday Night's Main Event, WXO Wrestling
Theodore Marvin "Ted" DiBiase Sr. is an American former professional wrestler, manager, ordained minister and color commentator. He is signed with WWE working in their Legends program. ...more
Terry Kiser is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
The Secret Storm, Carol & Company, Good Company
Terry Kiser is an American actor, best known for his portrayal of the dead title-character in the comedy Weekend at Bernie's, and its sequel, Weekend at Bernie's II. Terry Kiser is a very ...more
Andy Milder is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
Weeds, Austin & Ally, Legion of Super Heroes
Andy Milder is an American actor and voice actor. He has appeared in such films as Apollo 13, Armageddon, Rumor Has It…, Frost/Nixon, Transformers and Domino. He was a series regular on Fame ...more
Inga Swenson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
Benson, North and South, Doctor Doctor
Inga Swenson is an American actress.
Dorothy McGuire is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
Rich Man, Poor Man, Little Women (US)
Dorothy Hackett McGuire was an American actress.
Andy Roddick is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
Charity Jam
Andrew Stephen "Andy" Roddick is a former American professional tennis player and former World No. 1. He is known for his fast service and powerful forehand. He became a Grand Slam ...more
Wesley Addy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
Ryan's Hope, The Edge of Night, Loving
Robert Wesley Addy was an American actor.
Lenka Peterson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
Another World, Search for Tomorrow, A Flame in the Wind
Lenka Peterson is an actor.
Karen Arthur is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
Karen Arthur is an American film director, producer, and actress. She has directed three feature films, including Lady Beware and The Mafu Cage, but the majority of her work has been in ...more
Jim Fitzpatrick is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
100 Deeds for Eddie McDowd
Jim Fitzpatrick is an American actor, producer, writer, and director. He has starred in over 50 feature films and TV Series. He also is the founder and president of Five Star Studios and ...more
Bryan Greenberg is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
How to Make It in America, October Road, Unscripted
Bryan Greenberg is an American actor and musician, known for his starring role as Ben Epstein in the HBO original series How to Make It in America as well as a recurring role as Jake Jagielski ...more
Scott Porter is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
Friday Night Lights, Hart of Dixie, X-Men
Matthew Scott Porter, better known as Scott Porter, is an American actor and occasional singer known for his role as Jason Street in the NBC television drama Friday Night Lights. His character ...more
Ray Baker is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
Great Scott!
Ray Baker is an American theater, television and film actor. Baker was born in Omaha, Nebraska. He is a long time character actor with over 100 credits on television and film alone. Baker is ...more
Craig Anton is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Actors from Omaha
Phil of the Future, Tom Goes to the Mayor, First Time Out
Craig Ward Anton is an American actor and comedian. Anton is most notable for being one of the original cast of comedians on sketch comedy television series MADtv and for his role as Lloyd Diffy ...more