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Famous Film Actors From Portland

Updated October 13, 2018 5.9k views218 items

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

A factual list, featuring items like Anna Kendrick and Sara Jean Underwood.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Portland?" and "Which famous actors were born in Portland?"
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    A.J. Gordon

    Age: 35
    A.J. Gordon is an actor and film producer....
  • 2

    Aaron Corcoran

    Age: 40
    Aaron Corcoran is an actor....
  • 3

    Aaron DeCone

    Age: 44
    Aaron DeCone is an actor....
  • 4

    Aaron Katz

    Age: 38
    Aaron Katz (born October 29, 1981) is an American independent filmmaker from Portland, Oregon....  more
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    Ahmad Rashād;(born November 19, 1949) is an American sportscaster (mostly with NBC Sports) and...  more

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    Alex Frost

    Age: 32
    Alex Frosty Frost (born February 17, 1987) is an American actor....  more
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    Andrea Louise Martin (born January 15, 1947) is a Canadian-American actress, singer, author...  more

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    Anna Cooke Kendrick (born August 9, 1985) is an American actress and singer. She began her...  more

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    Luanne Ruth Schedeen (born January 8, 1949), known professionally as Anne Schedeen, is an...  more
  • 10

    Ari Karczag

    Ari Karczag is an actor....
  • 11

    Art Barr

    Dec. at 28 (1966-1994)
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  • 13

    Barry Carl

    Age: 69
    Barry Strauss Carl (born April 20, 1950) is an American voice-over actor and musician best...  more
  • 14

    Becky Patterson

    Age: 37
    Becky Patterson is an actress....
  • 15

    Benjamin W. Smith

    Age: 35
    Benjamin W. Smith is an actor....
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    Bill Gratton

    Dec. at 72 (1939-2011)
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    William Louis Hudson (born October 17, 1949) is an American musician and actor. He is best...  more
  • 18
    Bill Plympton (born April 30, 1946) is an American animator, graphic designer, cartoonist, and...  more
  • 19
    Bill Wallace (born December 1, 1945) is an American martial artist who was a Professional...  more
  • 20

    Blanche Bates

    Dec. at 68 (1873-1941)
    Blanche Bates (August 25, 1873 – December 25, 1941) was an American actress. She made her...  more
  • 21

    Bob Johnson

    Dec. at 73 (1920-1993)
    Robert Cleveland Johnson (May 4, 1920 – December 31, 1993), known professionally as Bob...  more
  • 22

    Bob Steele

    Dec. at 81 (1907-1988)
    Bob Steele (born Robert Adrian Bradbury, January 23, 1907 – December 21, 1988) was an American...  more
  • 23
    Bonnie Root (born August 24, 1975) is an American actress. She is primarily known for her...  more
  • 24
    Booth Colman (March 8, 1923 – December 15, 2014) was an American film, television and stage...  more
  • 25

    Brad Wilk

    Age: 51
    Bradley J. Wilk (born September 5, 1968) is an American musician, actor, and activist. He is...  more

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