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

This list is made up of many different items, including Dan Marino and Julie Benz.

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

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Aaron Jackson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 45 Aaron Jackson is an American actor. He is most noted for his role as Mark Winkle in the NBC series California Dreams, between 1994 and 1996. Aaron used to sing at Pittsburgh's Jelly Rolls ...more

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Adam Lynn is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Adam Lynn age 41

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Adam Wade is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 83 Adam Wade is an American singer, drummer and television actor. He is noted for his stint as the host of the 1975 CBS game show Musical Chairs, which made him the first African-American game show

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Adolphe Menjou is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Died at 73 (1890-1963) Adolphe Jean Menjou was an American actor. His career spanned both silent films and talkies. He appeared in such films as Charles Chaplin's A Woman of Paris, in which he played the lead role; ...more

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Adoni Maropis is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 55 Adoni Maropis is an American actor. Maropis was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the middle of three sons. He is best known for playing Quan Chi in Mortal Kombat: Conquest. He also played ...more

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Adrienne Wehr is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Adrienne Wehr is an actress.

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Ahmad Jamal is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 88 Ahmad Jamal is an American jazz pianist, composer, group leader, and educator. For five decades, he has been one of the most successful small-group leaders in jazz.

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Alexis Malone is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 39

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Al Checco is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 93 Al Checco is an actor

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Aldine King is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 73 Aldine King is an actor.

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Alex Kubik is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Alex Kubik age 73 Alex Kubik is an actor.

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Anne Jackson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 92 Anna June "Anne" Jackson is an American actress of television, stage and screen. She is the widow of actor Eli Wallach. In 1956 she was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Featured ...more

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Alexander Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Alexander Rhodes age 29 Alexander Rhodes is an actor.

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Alexis Knapp is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 29 Alexis Merizalde Knapp is an American actress known for her appearances in the 2012 comedy films Project X and Pitch Perfect.

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Alma Kruger is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Died at 92 (1868-1960) Alma Kruger was an American actress.

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Andy Warhol is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Died at 59 (1928-1987) Andy Warhol was an American artist who was a leading figure in the visual art movement known as pop art. His works explore the relationship between artistic expression, celebrity culture and ...more

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Anthony Jeselnik is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 40 Anthony Jeselnik is an American comedian, television host, writer, producer, and actor. Jeselnik is known for his dark comedy style, which emphasizes misdirection, non-sequiturs, biting insults, ...more

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Barbara Feldon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 85 Barbara Feldon is an American character actress who works mostly in the theatre, but is primarily known for her roles on television. Her most prominent role was that of Agent 99 on the 1960s ...more

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Art Blakey is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Died at 71 (1919-1990) Art Blakey was an American jazz drummer and bandleader. He was known as Abdullah Ibn Buhaina after he became a Muslim. Blakey made a name for himself in the 1940s in the big bands of Fletcher ...more

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Arthur Hohl is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Died at 75 (1889-1964) Arthur Hohl was an American stage and motion-picture character actor. He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and began appearing in films in the early 1920s. He played a great number of ...more

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Autumn Federici is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Autumn Federici is a film actress, film producer, and model.

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Avi Sagild is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Died at 62 (1933-1995) Avi Sagild was a Danish film actress. She appeared in 21 films between 1958 and 1993. She was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States and died in Denmark.

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B. Smith is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 69 Barbara Elaine Smith, known as B. Smith, is an American restaurateur, model, author, and television host.

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Ben Tatar is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Died at 82 (1930-2012) Ben Tatar was an actor.

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Beth Gosnell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 53 Beth Gosnell is an actress.

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Beth Ostrosky Stern is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 46 Beth Ostrosky Stern is an American television personality, actress and the wife of radio personality Howard Stern.

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Bill Dalzell is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 67 Bill Dalzell is an actor.

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Bill McCue is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Bill McCue age 56 Bill McCue is an actor.

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Bill Nunn is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 65 William G. "Bill" Nunn III is an American actor best known for his roles as Radio Raheem in Spike Lee's film Do the Right Thing and Robbie Robertson in the Sam Raimi Spider-Man film

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Billy Eckstine is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Died at 79 (1914-1993) William Clarence "Billy" Eckstine was an American singer and a bandleader of the swing era. Eckstine's recording of "I Apologize" was awarded the Grammy Hall of Fame Award in

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Billy Gardell is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 49 William "Billy" Gardell is an American stand-up comedian, actor and voice artist. He has been visible within the comedy world industry since 1989. Gardell currently plays police ...more

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Billy May is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Died at 88 (1916-2004) William E. "Billy" May was an American composer, arranger and trumpeter. He composed film and television music for The Green Hornet, Batman, and Naked City. He collaborated on films ...more

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Billy Porter is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 49 Billy Porter is a Broadway performer, pop singer, film and television actor and vocal coach. He graduated from the Musical Theatre Program at Pittsburgh Creative and Performing Arts School's ...more

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Blase Ward is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Blase Ward age 30 Blase Ward is an actor.

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Bob Babbitt is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Died at 75 (1937-2012) Bob Babbitt was a Hungarian-American bassist, most famous for his work as a member of Motown Records' studio band, the Funk Brothers, from 1966–1972, as well as his tenure as part of MFSB for ...more

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Carl Betz is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Died at 57 (1921-1978) Carl Lawrence Betz was an American stage, film and television actor. A native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Betz participated in childhood theatricals and later worked in summer stock. He ...more

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Bob O'Connor is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Died at 62 (1944-2006) Bob O'Connor was the mayor of Pittsburgh.

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Bonnie Johnson is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 73 Bonnie Johnson is an actress.

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Brandon Brown is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Brandon Brown age 34 Brandon Brown is an actor.

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Brendan Griffin is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 39 Brendan Griffin is an actor.

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Brian La Rosa is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 53 Brian La Rosa is an actor.

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Brian Majestic is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Brian Majestic Brian Majestic is an actor.

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Brian Simpson is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 53 Brian Simpson is an actor.

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Bryan Bassett is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 64 Bryan Bassett is an American guitarist who has played with several notable bands but is probably best known as a member of Wild Cherry in the 1970s who had a huge hit with "Play That Funky

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Burt Mustin is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Died at 93 (1884-1977) Burton Hill "Burt" Mustin was an American character actor. Over the course of his career, Mustin appeared in over 150 film and television productions. He also worked in radio and ...more

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Buster Brodie is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Died at 63 (1885-1948) Buster Brodie was an actor.

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Buzzy Linhart is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Buzzy Linhart age 75 William Linhart, better known as Buzzy Linhart, is an American rock performer and musician. Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, he began playing percussion for symphony at the age of seven, ...more

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C. Lindsay Workman is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
C. Lindsay Workman Died at 88 (1924-2012) C. Lindsay Workman is an actor.

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Caitlin Clarke is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
Died at 52 (1952-2004) Caitlin Clarke was an American theater and film actress best known for her role as Valerian in the 1981 fantasy film Dragonslayer and for her role as Charlotte Cardoza in the 1998–1999 Broadway ...more

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Camden Toy is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Film Actors From Pittsburgh
age 61 Camden Toy is an American actor, screenwriter, and film editor. He is best known as a character actor, often under special effects prosthetic makeup. He has acted in over one hundred independent ...more