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Famous Film Actors From Seattle

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

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Alison Sudol is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Age 34, Credits: Here Dies Another Day and The Story of Pines

Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, USA

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: John Sudol

Alison Sudol (born December 23, 1984) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and music video director. She is known as the singer A Fine Frenzy, and also for her role as Queenie Goldstein ...more
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Adam West is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Age 90, Credits: Batman, Meet the Robinsons & Drop Dead Gorgeous

Birthplace: Walla Walla, Washington, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: Audrey V. Speer, Otto West Anderson

Children: Nina West, Hunter Anderson, Perrin West, Jonelle S. Anderson

William West Anderson (September 19, 1928 – June 9, 2017), known professionally as Adam West, was an American actor, known primarily for his role as Batman in the 1960s ABC series of the same ...more

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Addie Land is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Age 30, Credits: The Sasquatch Gang and Evergreen

Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle

Nationality: United States of America

Addie Land is an American actress.
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Adrian Slade is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Adrian Slade Age 26, Credits: I Kissed a Vampire

Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle

Nationality: United States of America

Adrian Slade is an actress.
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Aja Frary is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Age 40, Credits: The Dictator

Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle

Nationality: United States of America

Aja Frary is a stunt performer.
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Alan Sparhawk is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle

Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle

Nationality: United States of America

Children: Hollis Parker

Alan Sparhawk (born 1969) is an American musician and singer-songwriter. He is best known as the guitarist and vocalist for bands Low and Retribution Gospel Choir.

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Alma Bennett is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Dec. at 54 (1904-1958), Credits: The Lost World, Three Jumps Ahead & The Affairs of Anatol

Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle

Nationality: United States of America

Alma Bennett (born Alma Long; April 9, 1904 – September 16, 1958) was an American film actress of the silent era. She appeared in 64 films between 1915 and 1931.
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Amanda Knox is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Age 31, Credits: L'ultima città

Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: Curt Knox, Edda Mellas

Amanda Marie Knox is an American woman wrongly convicted of the 2007 murder of British student Meredith Kercher in Italy. Knox, together with her then boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito, was initially ...more
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Andy Dopieralski is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Andy Dopieralski Age 42, Credits: Muffin Man

Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle

Nationality: United States of America

Andy Dopieralski is a film actor.
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Angela DiMarco is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Angela DiMarco

Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle

Nationality: United States of America

Angela DiMarco is an actress.
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Ann Reinking is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Age 69, Credits: Annie, All That Jazz & Movie Movie

Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, USA

Nationality: United States of America

Children: Christopher Reinking Stuart

Ann Reinking (born November 10, 1949) is an American actress, dancer, and choreographer. Her extensive work in musical theater includes starring in Broadway productions of Coco (1969), Over ...more
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Annie Leonard is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle

Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle

Nationality: United States of America

Children: Dewi Leonard

Annie Louise Leonard (born 1964) is an American proponent of sustainability and a critic of consumerism. She created the animated film The Story of Stuff (2007), which describes the life cycle ...more
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Aron Michael Thompson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle

Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle

Nationality: United States of America

Aron Michael Thompson is a film producer, screenwriter and actor.
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Arvo Ojala is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle

Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, USA

Nationality: United States of America

Arvo Ojala (February 21, 1920 in Seattle, Washington – July 1, 2005 in Gresham, Oregon) was a Hollywood technical advisor on the subject of quick-draw with a revolver. He also worked as an ...more
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Baird Wallace is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Age 38, Credits: Tea with Mussolini

Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle

Nationality: United States of America

Baird Wallace is an actor.
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Beau Mirchoff is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Age 30, Credits: Scary Movie 4, I Am Number Four & In the Land of Women

Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Nationality: Canada, United States of America

Parents: Bill Mirchoff, Kelley Mirchoff

William Beau Mirchoff (;) is a Canadian-American actor best known for his role in the MTV series Awkward.
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Ben Ryan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Ben Ryan Age 40, Credits: Violet Tendencies

Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle

Nationality: United States of America

Ben Ryan is an actor.
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Betsy Ann Hisle is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Dec. at 61 (1917-1978), Credits: Sherlock, Jr. & All Night Long

Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Betsy Ann Hisle was an actress.
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Bianca Kajlich is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Age 41, Credits: 10 Things I Hate About You, Bring It On & Halloween Resurrection

Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: Relo Kajlich, Patti Kajlich

Bianca Maria Kajlich ( KY-lik; born March 26, 1977) is an American actress. Kajlich has had starring and supporting roles in television and film including the role of Jennifer on the CBS comedy ...more
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Bill Gates is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Age 63, Credits: Buffett & Gates Go Back to School

Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: William H. Gates, Sr., Mary Maxwell Gates

Children: Jennifer Katharine Gates, Rory John Gates, Phoebe Adele Gates

William Henry Gates III (born October 28, 1955) is an American business magnate, investor, author, philanthropist, and humanitarian. He is best known as the principal founder of Microsoft ...more

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Bill Steele is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Bill Steele Age 67, Credits: Dean Teaster's Ghost Town and Magus

Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle

Nationality: United States of America

Bill Steele is an actor.
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Billy Kearns is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Dec. at 69 (1923-1992), Credits: Playtime, Purple Noon & Five Miles to Midnight

Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle

Nationality: United States of America

Children: Kate Kearns, William B. Kearns, Erin Kearns, Patrick Kearns

Billy Kearns was an actor.
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Billy O'Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Age 38, Credits: The Little Engine That Could, Robin of Locksley & The Secret Kingdom

Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle

Nationality: United States of America

Billy O'Sullivan is an actor.
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Blu Mankuma is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Age 70, Credits: 2012, Look Who's Talking & The Santa Clause 2

Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle

Nationality: United States of America

Children: Rene Mankuma, Cusee Mankuma

Blu Mankuma is an American actor. He has appeared in numerous Canadian and American productions filmed in Canada. Mankuma is also a stage actor, musician, singer, and songwriter. He and his ...more
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Bob Bingham is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Seattle
Age 72, Credits: Jesus Christ Superstar and The Nostril Picker

Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle

Nationality: United States of America

Robert "Bob" Bingham (born October 29, 1946) is a retired American actor and singer. Bingham is best known for playing the role of Caiaphas in Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's rock ...more