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Famous Film Actors From Texas

Updated June 14, 2019 16.5k views2.1k items

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

This list below has a variety of items, like Beyoncé Knowles and Selena Gomez, in it.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Texas?" and "Which famous actors were born in Texas?"
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  • 26
    Adrienne Ames is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Adrienne Ames

    Dec. at 40 (1907-1947)

    Films Acted InThe Death Kiss, George White's 1934 Scandals, A Bedtime Story, Fugitives for a Night, Harmony Lane

    BirthplaceTexas, Fort Worth, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height1.65

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  • 27
    Al Castellanos is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Al Castellanos

    Age: 52

    Films Acted InVarsity Blues

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Seguin

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Al Castellanos is a television producer, actor and screenwriter.
  • 28
    Al Freeman, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Al Freeman, Jr.

    Dec. at 78 (1934-2012)

    Films Acted InMalcolm X, Finian's Rainbow, Down in the Delta, Once Upon a Time When We Were Colored, Black Like Me

    BirthplaceSan Antonio, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Albert Cornelius Freeman Jr. (March 21, 1934 – August 9, 2012) was an American actor,... more on Wikipedia
  • 29
    Al Hayter is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Al Hayter

    Age: 63

    Films Acted InArlington Road, RocketMan, Cartel 1882

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Pasadena

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Al Hayter is an actor.
  • 30
    Al White is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Al White

    Age: 77

    Films Acted InAirplane!, Back to the Future Part II, Airplane II: The Sequel, Leprechaun 2, The Hollywood Knights

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Houston

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Allen "Al" White (born May 17, 1942) is an American character actor. He has appeared in... more on Wikipedia
  • 31
    Alan Bean is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Alan Bean

    Age: 87

    Films Acted InFor All Mankind, The Wonder of It All

    BirthplaceWheeler, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height5'10"

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  • 32
    Alan Lomax is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Alan Lomax

    Dec. at 87 (1915-2002)

    Films Acted InLomax the Songhunter

    BirthplaceAustin, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Alan Lomax (; January 31, 1915 – July 19, 2002) was an American ethnomusicologist, best known... more on Wikipedia
  • 33
    Alan Martin is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Alan Martin

    Age: 45

    Films Acted InRocketMan, Mr. Hell

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Houston

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Alan Martin is an actor.
  • 34
    Alan Tudyk is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Alan Tudyk

    Age: 48

    Films Acted InTransformers: Dark of the Moon, Wreck-It Ralph, Ice Age, Knocked Up, Frozen

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, El Paso

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height1.83

    Alan Wray Tudyk ( TYOO-dik; born March 16, 1971) is an American actor and voice actor known... more on Wikipedia

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  • 35
    Albert Able Eisenmann is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Albert Able Eisenmann

    Age: 84

    Films Acted InThe Shaggy D.A., Return from Witch Mountain, The Devil and Max Devlin

    BirthplaceHurst, Texas, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Albert Able Eisenmann is an actor.
  • 36
    Albert Collins is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Albert Collins

    Dec. at 61 (1932-1993)

    Films Acted InAdventures in Babysitting, Albert Collins & the Icebreakers: In Concert: Ohne Filter, Albert Collins: Live from Austin TX, Albert Collins and the Icebreakers: The Iceman at Mount Fuji

    BirthplaceLeona, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

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  • 37
    Alec Gatlin is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Alec Gatlin

    Age: 20

    Films Acted InCallow

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Houston

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Alec Gatlin is an actor.
  • 38
    Alecia Batson is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas
    Alecia Batson is an actress.
  • 39
    Alex Duong is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Alex Duong

    Age: 35

    Films Acted InFormosa Betrayed, Squatters

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Dallas

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Alex Duong is an Actor, Film Producer, Screenwriter, and Film Director.
  • 40
    Alex Holdridge is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Films Acted InMeet Me in Montenegro

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Austin

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  • 41
    Alex Jones is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Alex Jones

    Age: 45

    Films Acted InA Scanner Darkly, Waking Life, How Weed Won the West

    BirthplaceDallas, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height5'10"

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  • 42
    Alex McLeod is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Galveston

    NationalityUnited States of America

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  • 43
    Alex Montoya is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Alex Montoya

    Dec. at 63 (1907-1970)

    Films Acted InThe Magnificent Seven, Badman's Territory, Daring Game, The Appaloosa, Conquest of Cochise

    BirthplaceEl Paso, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Alex Montoya was an actor.
  • 44
    Alex Perez is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Alex Perez

    Dec. at 72 (1929-2001)

    Films Acted InParadise Alley

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Lelia Lake, Texas

    NationalityUnited States of America

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  • 45
    Alex Romero is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Alex Romero

    Dec. at 94 (1913-2007)

    Films Acted InOn the Town

    BirthplaceSan Antonio, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Alex Romero was an actor, choreographer and dancer.
  • 46
    Alex Utroska is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Alex Utroska

    Age: 39

    Films Acted InProblem Child

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Dallas

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Alex Utroska is an actor.
  • 47
    Alexis Bledel is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Films Acted InSin City, Rushmore, Zoom, Tuck Everlasting, Bride and Prejudice

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Houston

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Height1.7

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  • 48
    Alfonso Gomez-Rejon is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas
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  • 49
    Alfred Delcambre is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Alfred Delcambre

    Dec. at 49 (1909-1958)

    Films Acted InWharf Angel

    BirthplaceTexas, Carrizo Springs, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Alfred Delcambre was an actor.
  • 50
    Alger "Texas" Alexander is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Film Actors From Texas

    Alger "Texas" Alexander

    Dec. at 54 (1900-1954)

    BirthplaceJewett, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

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