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

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

Christina Aguilera and Mike Sorrentino are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list

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

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Christina Aguilera is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Christina Aguilera MMC Christina María Aguilera is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Born in Staten Island, New York and raised in Rochester and Wexford, Pennsylvania, she appeared on the television ...more

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Robert Loggia is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Robert Loggia Search for Tomorrow, The Secret Storm, Mancuso Robert Loggia is an American actor and director. He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for Jagged Edge.

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John Dehner is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
John Dehner Temperatures Rising, The Doris Day Show, Enos John Dehner was an American actor in radio, television, and films, playing countless roles, often as a droll villain. Between 1941 and 1988, he appeared in over 260 films and television ...more

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Eric Close is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Eric Close Suits, Nashville, Without a Trace Eric Randolph Close is an American actor, best known for his roles in television series, particularly as Martin Fitzgerald in Without a trace.

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Ricky Schroder is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Ricky Schroder Lonesome Dove, Silver Spoons, Return to Lonesome Dove Richard Bartlett "Ricky" Schroder, Jr. is an American actor and film director. He debuted in the 1979 hit film The Champ, going on to become a child star on the sitcom Silver Spoons. ...more

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Sabu is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Sabu Impact Wrestling, ECW Hardcore TV, ECW on TNN Terry Michael Brunk is an American professional wrestler, known by his ring name Sabu, who portrays an Arab American in the ring. He is well known for his extreme wrestling style. Brunk has most ...more

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Emilio Estevez is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Emilio Estevez Making the Grade, The Wonderful World of Disney (1997) Emilio Estevez is an American actor, director, and writer. He started his career as an actor and is well known for being a member of the acting Brat Pack of the 1980s, starring in The Breakfast ...more

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Method Man is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Method Man The Wire, Method & Red Clifford Smith, better known by the stage name Method Man, is an American rapper, record producer, and actor. He took his stage name from the 1979 film Method Man. He is perhaps best known as a ...more

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Vito LoGrasso is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Vito LoGrasso WCW Monday Nitro, Impact Wrestling, ECW Hardcore TV Vito Joseph LoGrasso is an American professional wrestler, of Italian origin, best known for his work in World Championship Wrestling as Big Vito and more recently World Wrestling Entertainment ...more

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Allen Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Allen Jenkins Top Cat, Hey^! Jeannie!, The Duke Allen Jenkins was an American character actor who worked on stage, screen and in television.

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Carmine Giovinazzo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Carmine Giovinazzo CSI: NY, Shasta McNasty Carmine Dominick Giovinazzo is an American actor, writer and musician, known for his role as Detective Danny Messer in CSI: NY.

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Mabel Normand is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Mabel Normand Mabel Normand was an American silent film comedienne and actress. She was a popular star of Mack Sennett's Keystone Studios and noted as one of the film industry's first female screenwriters, ...more

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Joan Baez is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Joan Baez Joan Baez is an American folk singer, songwriter, musician, and activist whose contemporary folk music often includes songs of protest or social justice. Baez has performed publicly for over 55 ...more

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Ghostface Killah is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Ghostface Killah Dennis Coles, better known by his stage name Ghostface Killah, is an American rapper and prominent member of the Wu-Tang Clan. After the group achieved breakthrough success in the aftermath of ...more

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Edward Platt is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Edward Platt Get Smart Edward Cuthbert Platt was an American actor best known for his portrayal of "The Chief" in the 1965-70 NBC/CBS television series Get Smart. With his deep voice and mature countenance, ...more

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Brendan Sexton III is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Brendan Sexton III The Killing Brendan Eugene Sexton III is an American actor.

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Glenn Scarpelli is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Glenn Scarpelli One Day at a Time, Jennifer Slept Here Glenn Christopher Scarpelli is an American child actor and singer. Born in Staten Island, New York, he is the son of long time Archie Comics artist Henry Scarpelli. He attended a private ...more

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Kevin Sussman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Kevin Sussman The Big Bang Theory, Ugly Betty Kevin Sussman is an American actor of television and film perhaps best known for his recurring roles as Stuart Bloom on the CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory and as Walter on the ABC comedy-drama ...more

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Ron Dante is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Ron Dante The Archie Show, Archie's Funhouse Ron Dante is an American singer, songwriter, session vocalist, and record producer. Dante is best known as the lead singer for the fictional cartoon band The Archies, as well as the one-hit ...more

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John Calvin is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
John Calvin Tales of the Gold Monkey, The Paul Lynde Show, Black Tie Affair John Calvin is an actor.

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David Johansen is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
David Johansen David Roger Johansen is an American rock, protopunk, blues, and pop singer, songwriter and actor. He is best known as a member of the seminal protopunk band The New York Dolls. He is also known ...more

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Alexandra Barreto is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Alexandra Barreto Alexandra Barreto is an American actress who starred in the 2006 television series Pepper Dennis with her future husband Rider Strong and Rebecca Romijn and in the horror film Tooth and Nail, a ...more

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Don Stewart is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Don Stewart Donald Bruce Stewart was an American actor best known for his long-running role as attorney Mike Bauer on Guiding Light. Stewart appeared on Guiding Light from 1968 to 1984, with a brief return ...more

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Hassan Johnson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Hassan Johnson The Wire Hassan "Iniko" Johnson is an American actor and producer from Staten Island, New York. His most notable performance was in the HBO program The Wire as Roland "Wee-Bey"

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Mike Sorrentino is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Mike Sorrentino Michael Paul "The Situation" Sorrentino, is an American television personality. He appeared on the MTV reality show Jersey Shore in all six seasons from December 2009 through its final ...more

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Tristan Wilds is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Tristan Wilds The Wire, 90210 Tristan Paul Mack Wilds is an American actor and recording artist. He is known for his roles as Michael Lee on the HBO original drama series The Wire and as Dixon Wilson on the CW teen drama ...more

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Jada Rowland is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Jada Rowland The Doctors, The Secret Storm, The Hamptons Jada Rowland is an American actress and illustrator.

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Tony Reali is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Tony Reali Anthony Reali is a television producer.

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Angelina Pivarnick is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Angelina Pivarnick Angelina Pivarnick is an American television personality, model, professional wrestler and singer who is best known for starring in the first two seasons of the MTV's reality show Jersey Shore ...more

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Krista Ayne is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Krista Ayne Pants-Off Dance-Off, Z Rock Krista Ayne is an American model and actress who was Penthouse Pet of the Month for April 2006. She also has appeared in Playboy. Ayne began modeling at the age of nine and has appeared in ...more

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Bryan Hearne is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Bryan Hearne All That Bryan Christopher Hearne is an American actor from Staten Island, New York who debuted on a couple minor roles. Things started looking up for the young actor when he landed a guest role on the ...more

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Theo Rossi is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Theo Rossi Sons of Anarchy John Theodore "Theo" Rossi is an actor, producer and philanthropist best known for his portrayal of Juan Carlos "Juice" Ortiz on the FX series Sons of Anarchy.

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Michael Lowry is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Michael Lowry 1% Michael Lowry is an American actor best known for his role as Jake Martin on All My Children and appeared in over 400 episodes from 1996 to 2000. He has also appeared in the soap opera As the ...more

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Ben Grauer is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Ben Grauer The Big Story, Americana, The March of Medicine Benjamin Franklin Grauer was a US radio and TV personality, following a career during the 1920s as a child actor in films and on Broadway. He began his career as a child in David Warfield's ...more

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Steven Duren is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Steven Duren Do It For the Band: Women of the Sunset Strip Blackie Lawless is an American songwriter and musician best known as the lead singer and rhythm guitarist for the heavy metal band W.A.S.P.

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Eddie Pepitone is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Eddie Pepitone Edward David "Eddie" Pepitone is an American actor and stand-up comedian.

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Melissa Jamison is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Melissa Jamison Revolution 618 Host of the Television program "Revolution 618" that began airing on Christian Television Network March 1, 2010. Melissa Jamison is also the Set Designer of the Television program and ...more

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Ingrid Michaelson is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Ingrid Michaelson Ingrid Michaelson is an American, New York-based indie pop singer-songwriter. Her first album Slow the Rain was released in 2005 and since then she has released five albums, Girls and Boys, Be ...more

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Vinny Guadagnino is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Vinny Guadagnino Vincent "Vinny" Guadagnino is an American reality television personality and actor. He is best known for his time on MTV's Jersey Shore.

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Kathy Brier is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Kathy Brier Kathy Brier is an American actress and singer.

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Maggie Rizer is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Maggie Rizer Maggie Rizer is an American model, actress, and AIDS activist. She is also an ambassador for Operation Smile.

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Betsy Joslyn is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Betsy Joslyn Betsy Joslyn is a Broadway musical and dramatic actress and soprano. Joslyn is best known for her Broadway work, including the original production of Sweeney Todd. She appeared in the ensemble ...more

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Jeff Trachta is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Jeff Trachta Jeff Trachta is an American actor, recording artist, comedian, and Las Vegas headliner.

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Nathan Gonzalez is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Nathan Gonzalez Nathan Gonzalez is a former contestant on the reality television show Survivor: Cook Islands.

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Kevin Phillips is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Kevin Phillips Kevin Phillips is an American film actor, best known for his leading role in Suna Gonera’s Pride, as well as his role in 2009's Notorious. Kevin starred in the George Lucas-produced 2012 film ...more

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Michael Drayer is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Michael Drayer Deception Michael Drayer is a film actor.

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Jason Pace is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Jason Pace Jason Pace is an actor, writer, theater director and acting coach.

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Karl Drews is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list TV Actors from Staten Island
Karl Drews Karl August Drews was an American professional baseball player, a right-handed pitcher whose career spanned 21 seasons and who appeared in the Major Leagues from 1946–1949 and 1951–1954 for the ...more