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

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

List includes Jennifer Lopez, Lea Michele and more.

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

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Kevin Michael Richardson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
American Dad!, The Fairly OddParents, ThunderCats
Kevin Michael Richardson is an American actor who provides voices for a number of characters in animation and video games. He is known for his deep voice and has been playing a wide variety of ...more

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Rob Reiner is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
All in the Family, America 2-Night, The Mothers-in-Law
Robert "Rob" Reiner is an American actor, director, producer, and activist. As an actor, Reiner first came to national prominence with the role of Michael Stivic, son-in-law of Archie ...more

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Lennie Weinrib is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!, The Smurfs
Lennie Weinrib, also known as Lenny Weinrib, Leonard Weinrib, and Len Weinrib, was an American actor, voice actor and writer. He is best known for playing the title role in the children's ...more

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Jennifer Lopez is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
In Living Color, Hotel Malibu, South Central
Jennifer Lynn Lopez (born July 24, 1969), also known as J. Lo, is an American actress, author, fashion designer, dancer, producer, and singer. She became interested in pursuing a career in the ...more

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Sal Mineo is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
The Alcoa Hour, Griff, The Ann Sothern Show
Sal Mineo was an actor.

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Howard Morris is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
The Flintstones, The Andy Griffith Show, Garfield and Friends
Howard "Howie" Morris was an American comic actor and director who was best known for his role in The Andy Griffith Show as Ernest T. Bass.

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Lea Michele is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
Glee
Lea Michele Sarfati, known professionally as Lea Michele, is an American singer, songwriter, actress, dancer, and author, best known for her performance as Rachel Berry on the Fox television ...more

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James Caan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
Las Vegas, The Godfather Saga, Back in the Game
James Edmund Caan is an American actor. He is best known for his starring roles in The Godfather, The Gambler, Misery, A Bridge Too Far, Brian's Song, Rollerball, Kiss Me Goodbye, El Dorado, Elf ...more

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Charles Nelson Reilly is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
The Pink Panther Show, Millennium, The Pink Panther
Charles Nelson Reilly was an American actor, comedian, director and drama teacher, known for his comedic roles in stages, films, children's television and cartoons, and as a game show panelist.

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Woody Allen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
Heywood "Woody" Allen is an American actor, writer, director, comedian and playwright, whose career spans more than 50 years. He worked as a comedy writer in the 1950s, writing jokes ...more

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Carl Reiner is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
Your Show of Shows, Father of the Pride, Linus the Lionhearted
Carl Reiner is an American stand-up comedian, actor, director, producer, writer, and singer. He is best known for his role in a comedy duo with Mel Brooks. He is also known for his role on Your ...more

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Kerry Washington is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
Scandal, Black Panther, 100 Centre Street
Kerry Marisa Washington is an American actress. Since 2012, Washington has gained wide public recognition for starring in the ABC drama Scandal, a Shonda Rhimes series in which she plays Olivia ...more

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Tanya Roberts is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
That '70s Show, Charlie's Angels, Fantasy Island
Victoria Leigh Blum, professionally known by the stage name Tanya Roberts, is an American actress known for her role as Julie Rogers on the fifth and final season of Charlie's Angels and as ...more

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Tony Curtis is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
The Persuaders!, Murder in Three Acts, Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones
Tony Curtis was an American film actor whose career spanned six decades, but had his greatest popularity during the 1950s and early 1960s. He acted in more than 100 films in roles covering a ...more

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Jonathan Harris is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
Lost in Space, Freakazoid!, The Bill Dana Show
Jonathan Harris was an American character actor. Two of his best-known roles were as the timid accountant Bradford Webster in the TV version of The Third Man and the prissy villain Dr. Zachary ...more

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Lauren Bacall is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
Producers' Showcase, Screen One, DuPont Show of the Week
Lauren Bacall was an American actress known for her distinctive voice and sultry looks. She was named the 20th greatest actress of the 20th century by the American Film Institute and received an ...more

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Tracy Morgan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
30 Rock, The Tracy Morgan Show, Where My Dogs At?
Tracy Jamal Morgan is an American actor and comedian best known for his eight seasons as a cast member on Saturday Night Live and for his role as Tracy Jordan in the comedy series 30 Rock. He ...more

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Vincent Pastore is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
The Sopranos, Celebrity Fit Club, I Love the '80s Strikes Back
Vincent Pastore is an American actor. Often cast as a mafioso, he is best known for his portrayal of Salvatore "Big Pussy" Bonpensiero on the HBO series The Sopranos.

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Joe Morton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
Scandal, Eureka, Another World
Joseph Thomas "Joe" Morton, Jr. is an American stage, television, and film actor. He has worked with film director John Sayles in The Brother from Another Planet, City of Hope and Lone ...more

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Anne Bancroft is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
Jesus of Nazareth, Marco Polo, Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All
Anna Maria Louisa Italiano, known professionally as Anne Bancroft, was an American actress associated with the Method acting school, which she had studied under Lee Strasberg. Respected for her ...more

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Harry Carey is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
Harry Carey was an American actor and one of silent film's earliest superstars. He was the father of Harry Carey Jr., who was also a prominent actor.

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Diahann Carroll is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
Dynasty, Julia, Star Wars Holiday Special
Diahann Carroll is an American television and stage actress and singer. She has had a long, successful career that has spanned nearly six decades. After appearing in some of the earliest major ...more

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Stacey Dash is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
Clueless, Single Ladies, TV 101
Stacey Lauretta Dash is an American actress, known for starring in the 1995 feature film Clueless and the television spinoff of the same name. She has also appeared in films such as Moving, Mo' ...more

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Judd Hirsch is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
Taxi, Numbers, Rhoda
Judd Seymore Hirsch is an American actor known for playing Alex Rieger on the television comedy series Taxi, John Lacey on the NBC series Dear John, and Alan Eppes on the CBS series Numb3rs. He ...more

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Regis Philbin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Actors from The Bronx
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? (US), The Neighbors, Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child
Regis Francis Xavier Philbin is an American media personality, actor and singer, known for hosting talk and game shows since the 1960s. Sometimes called "the hardest working man in show ...more