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

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

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This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Seattle?" and "Who are the most famous Seattle actors?"

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Pat Fraley is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Pat Fraley Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, G.I. Joe, TaleSpin Patrick Howard "Pat" Fraley is an American voice actor and voice over teacher who is best known as the voice of Krang, Casey Jones, Baxter Stockman and numerous other characters from ...more

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Jeffrey Dean Morgan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Jeffrey Dean Morgan Supernatural, Magic City, Extreme Jeffrey Dean Morgan is an American actor. He is best known for portraying Denny Duquette in the 2005 medical drama Grey's Anatomy, John Winchester on Supernatural, The Comedian in the 2009 ...more

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Ryan Stiles is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Ryan Stiles Two and a Half Men, The Drew Carey Show, Buzz Lightyear of Star Command Ryan Lee Stiles is an American actor, comedian, director, and voice actor whose work is often associated with improvisational comedy. He is best known for his career and co-production work on ...more

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Adam West is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Adam West Family Guy, Batman, The New Adventures of Batman William "Bill" West Anderson, better known by his stage name Adam West, is an American actor. He is best known for the title role in the 1960s ABC series Batman and its theatrical ...more

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Jean Smart is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Jean Smart 24, Fargo, Designing Women Jean Elizabeth Smart is an American film, television and stage actress. She starred from 1986 to 1991 as Charlene Frazier Stillfield in the CBS sitcom Designing Women, before going on to win two ...more

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Jimi Hendrix is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Jimi Hendrix James Marshall "Jimi" Hendrix was an American guitarist, singer, and songwriter. Although his mainstream career spanned only four years, he is widely regarded as one of the most ...more

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Blu Mankuma is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Blu Mankuma Beast Wars: Transformers, Forever Knight, Tin Man 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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Kevin McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Kevin McCarthy Flamingo Road, Bay City Blues, Harold Robbins' The Survivors Kevin McCarthy was an American stage, film, and television actor who appeared in over two hundred television and film roles, including the lead role in 1956 horror science fiction film Invasion ...more

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Brian Stokes Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Brian Stokes Mitchell A Pup Named Scooby-Doo, Trapper John^! M.D., Generations Brian Stokes Mitchell is an American stage, film and television actor and singer. A powerful baritone, he has been one of the central leading men of the Broadway theatre since the early 1990s. ...more

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Sharon Baird is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Sharon Baird The Mickey Mouse Club, H.R. Pufnstuf, Dumbo's Circus Sharon Baird is an American actress and dancer who is best known for having been a Mouseketeer.

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Megyn Price is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Megyn Price Rules of Engagement, Grounded for Life, Common Law Megyn Price is an American actress, best known for her roles on television as Claudia Finnerty in the FOX Network/WB sitcom Grounded for Life, and Audrey Bingham on the CBS sitcom Rules of

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Gene Nelson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Gene Nelson Gene Nelson is a composer.

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Bianca Kajlich is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Bianca Kajlich Rules of Engagement, Undateable, Rock Me Baby Bianca Maria Kajlich is an American actress. Kajlich has had starring and supporting roles in television and film including the role of Jennifer on the CBS comedy Rules of Engagement.

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Erika Christensen is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Erika Christensen Parenthood, Six Degrees, Thanks Erika Jane Christensen is an American actress whose film appearances include Traffic, Swimfan, The Banger Sisters, The Perfect Score and How to Rob a Bank, among others. She also co-starred in ...more

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Ginny Tyler is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Ginny Tyler The Gumby Show, Space Ghost, The Adventures of Gulliver Ginny Tyler was an American voice actress who performed on dozens of cartoons and animated films from 1957 to 1992. In 2006, she was inducted into the Disney Legends program.

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Rainn Wilson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Rainn Wilson The Office, Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! Rainn Dietrich Wilson is an American actor who is well known for his Emmy-nominated role as the egomaniac Dwight Schrute on the American version of the television comedy The Office. He also ...more

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Craig Bartlett is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Craig Bartlett Hey Arnold! Craig Michael Bartlett is an animator best known for writing for Rugrats and creating the television series Hey Arnold! and Dinosaur Train. He also voiced various recurring characters in Hey

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Constance Zimmer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Constance Zimmer House of Cards, Boston Legal, Good Morning^! Miami Constance Zimmer is an American actress perhaps best known for her role as Dana Gordon in HBO's Entourage and as Claire Simms on the critically acclaimed ABC legal comedy-drama Boston Legal. She ...more

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Carol Channing is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Carol Channing The Addams Family, The Big Party Carol Elaine Channing is an American actress, singer, dancer, comedian, and voice artist. She won the Golden Globe Award and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for ...more

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June Havoc is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
June Havoc Willy June Havoc was a Canadian-born American actress, dancer, writer, and theater director. Havoc was a child vaudeville performer under the tutelage of her mother. She later acted on Broadway and in ...more

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Sir Mix-a-Lot is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Sir Mix-a-Lot The Great Debate, Black in the 80s, The Watcher Anthony Ray, better known by his stage name Sir Mix-a-Lot, is an American MC and producer based in Seattle, Washington.

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Gillian Spencer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Gillian Spencer All My Children Gillian Spencer is an American soap opera actress and writer. She had supporting roles on the soaps The Secret Storm as Lynn Wilkins Warren from 1961-1962 and The Edge of Night as Leora Davies ...more

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Louis Chirillo is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Louis Chirillo Johnny Test, Transformers: Cybertron, Sabrina: Friends Forever Louis Chirillo is an American actor and voice actor. He was born in Seattle, Washington. He is famous for voicing Keefe in Zoids: Fuzors. He has also voiced Shaman in Pucca. His most famous role ...more

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Judy Collins is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Judy Collins Judith Marjorie "Judy" Collins is an American singer and songwriter known for her eclectic tastes in the material she records and for her social activism. Collins' debut album A Maid ...more

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Steven Hill is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Steven Hill Law & Order, Mission: Impossible Steven Hill is a retired American film and television actor. His two better-known roles are District Attorney Adam Schiff on the NBC TV drama series Law & Order, whom he portrayed for ten ...more

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Caroline McWilliams is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Caroline McWilliams Benson, Another World, Nearly Departed Caroline Margaret McWilliams was an American actress best known for her portrayal of Marcy Hill in the television series Benson. McWilliams was a regular on the CBS soap, Guiding Light for ...more

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Barbara Berjer is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Barbara Berjer Another World, The Edge of Night, From These Roots Barbara Berjer was a well-known American television actress born in Seattle, Washington. Among her many soap opera credits were her long-term roles as alcoholic actress Lynn Franklin on From ...more

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Josie Bissett is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Josie Bissett Melrose Place, The Secret Life of the American Teenager, The Hogan Family Jolyn Christine Heutmaker, known professionally as Josie Bissett, is an American actress best known for her role as Jane Mancini on the television series Melrose Place.

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Kenny G is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Kenny G Kenneth Bruce Gorelick, better known by his stage name Kenny G, is an American adult contemporary and smooth jazz saxophonist. His fourth album, Duotones, brought him breakthrough success in ...more

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Mario Batali is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Mario Batali Iron Chef America, The Next Iron Chef, Spain... on the Road Again Mario Francesco Batali is an American chef, writer, restaurateur and media personality. In addition to his classical culinary training, he is an expert on the history and culture of Italian ...more

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Chris Cornell is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Chris Cornell Chris Cornell is an American rock musician and singer-songwriter, best known as the lead vocalist, primary songwriter and rhythm guitarist for Seattle rock band Soundgarden and as former lead ...more

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Brian Haley is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Brian Haley The Weird Al Show, Maggie Winters Brian Carlo Haley is an American actor and stand-up comedian. His stand-up act is characterized by playing his all-American looks against manic outbursts and absurd situations. As an actor he ...more

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Richard Karn is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Richard Karn Home Improvement, Ctrl, Bingo America Richard Karn is an American actor and game show host. He is most well known for his co-starring role as Al Borland in the 1990s sitcom Home Improvement and his tenure as the host of Family Feud ...more

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Bill Gates is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Bill Gates William Henry "Bill" Gates III is an American business magnate, philanthropist, investor, computer programmer, and inventor. Gates originally established his reputation as the ...more

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Matthew Dieu Allen is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Matthew Dieu Allen CameronArreola TV, MatthewDieuAllen TV, The Time with Matthew & Randy Show Matthew Dieu Allen (born September 17,1989) is an actor from Seattle, Washington who made his way into the acting world by starring in school productions as both an actor and behind the scenes ...more

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Ann Reinking is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Ann Reinking The 100 Greatest Musicals Ann Reinking is a Tony Award- and Olivier Award-winning American actress, dancer, and choreographer. She has worked extensively in musical theatre, both as a dancer and choreographer, as well as ...more

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Gypsy Rose Lee is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Gypsy Rose Lee The Pruitts of Southampton, The Over-the-Hill Gang Gypsy Rose Lee was an American burlesque entertainer famous for her striptease act. She was also an actress, author, and playwright whose 1957 memoir was made into the stage musical and film

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Sig Hansen is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Sig Hansen After the Catch Sigurd Jonny "Sig" Hansen is an American Captain of the fishing vessel Northwestern. Since 2006, Hansen has been featured in all seasons of the documentary television series Deadliest ...more

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Stef Prescott is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Stef Prescott Grazilda, Boys Nxt Door, The Last Prince Stefany Marisa Quintos Prescott, better known by her screen name Stef Prescott, is an American and Filipino actress. She was an avenger from StarStruck: The Next Level and was known to be the ...more

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Carrie Brownstein is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Carrie Brownstein Portlandia Carrie Brownstein is a musician, writer, and actress.

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Maiara Walsh is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Maiara Walsh Desperate Housewives, Cory in the House Maiara Walsh is a Brazilian American actress and singer best known for playing Ana Solis on the sixth season of the hit ABC show Desperate Housewives and as Meena Paroom on the Disney Channel ...more

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Greg Valentine is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Greg Valentine Saturday Night's Main Event, WCW WorldWide, AWF Warriors of Wrestling Gregory Wisniski is an American professional wrestler, better known as Greg "The Hammer" Valentine. He is the son of wrestler Johnny Valentine. In the course of his career, which has ...more

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John Aylward is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
John Aylward The Others John Aylward is an American actor. He is perhaps best known for playing the former DNC chairman Barry Goodwin on the NBC television series The West Wing and for playing Dr. Donald Anspaugh on ...more

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Lindsay Felton is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Lindsay Felton Scream Queens, Caitlin's Way, Thunder Alley Lindsay Marie Felton, is an American actress. She is perhaps best known for playing title character in the Nickelodeon series Caitlin's Way.

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Cathryn Damon is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Cathryn Damon Soap, Webster Cathryn Lee Damon was an American actress, best known for her roles on television sitcoms in the 1970s and 1980s.

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Roger Robinson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Roger Robinson Friends, Kate Brasher Roger Robinson is an American actor who won the Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Play for the 2009 revival of Joe Turner's Come and Gone.

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Susan Buckner is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Susan Buckner The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries, The Brady Bunch Hour, When the Whistle Blows Susan Buckner is an American film and television actress. Prior to her acting career she was crowned Miss Washington in 1971 and in September went on to become a top ten finalist in the Miss ...more

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Jeff Shulman is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Jeff Shulman National Heads-Up Poker Championship, World Series of Poker 2003, Poker Superstars Jeff Shulman is the editor of Card Player Magazine, and an American poker player with a record of success in tournament play, based in Las Vegas, Nevada. He is the son of Jan Shulman and Barry ...more

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A Fine Frenzy is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
A Fine Frenzy DIG A Fine Frenzy, the musical stage name of Alison Sudol, is an American alternative singer-songwriter, pianist. Her debut album, One Cell in the Sea, was released in 2007, followed in 2009 by Bomb ...more

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Marcus Chong is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list TV Actors from Seattle
Marcus Chong Vanishing Son, Street Justice Marcus Chong is an American actor. His best-known roles are Huey P. Newton in Panther, directed by Mario Van Peebles, and Tank the Operator in The Matrix. Born in Seattle, he was adopted as a ...more