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Famous Film Actors From Trinidad and Tobago

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

This list below has everything from Nicki Minaj to Heather Headley.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Trinidad and Tobago?" and "Which famous actors were born in Trinidad and Tobago?"
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  • 1
    Age: 86

    Films Acted InThe Cable Guy, House of Sand and Fog, Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story, Superhero Movie, The Quest

    BirthplacePort of Spain, Trinidad, West Indies

    Assing "Aki" Aleong (born December 19, 1934) is a Trinidad and Tobago–born American character actor and singer who has also been active in songwriting and musical production. His first important...  more
  • 2
    Age: 72

    Films Acted InThe Bodyguard, Holy Man

    BirthplaceTrinidad and Tobago

    Al Kamarr is an actor and realtor....
  • 3

    Films Acted InPandanggo

    BirthplacePhilippines, San Fernando City

    Andre Tiangco (born November 30, 1970) is an actor from the Philippines....  more
  • 4

    Films Acted InA Thousand Words, Playing with Guns

    BirthplaceTrinidad and Tobago

    Andy B. Dardaine is an actor....
  • 5
    Dec. at 62 (1912-1974)

    Films Acted InThe Greatest Show on Earth, Sahara, Action in the North Atlantic, Captains of the Clouds, The Young Racers

    BirthplaceTrinidad and Tobago, Trinidad

    Anthony Marsh was an actor....
  • 6

    Films Acted InSleepy Hollow High

    BirthplaceTrinidad and Tobago

    Antonio Benedict is a actor....
  • 7

    Films Acted InAssault on Precinct 13, Battle for the Planet of the Apes, Airport 1975, Abby, Sheba

    BirthplacePort of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

    Austin Stoker (born October 7, 1943) is a Trinidadian-American actor known for his role as Lt. Ethan Bishop, the police officer in charge of the besieged Precinct 9, Division 13, in John Carpenter's...  more
  • 8

    Films Acted InThe Amazing Spider-Man, The Midnight Meat Train, Guilty as Sin, People Like Us, Blood on Her Hands

    BirthplaceTobago

    Barbara Eve Harris (born Barbara Evadney Reid-Hibbert; March 8, 1959) is a Tobagonian-Canadian actress, known for her supporting performances on television. She is best known for her role as FBI...  more
  • 9
    Dec. at 46 (1967-2013)

    Films Acted InBlues Brothers 2000

    BirthplaceTrinidad and Tobago

    Candide Franklyn was an actress and cinematographer....
  • 10

    Films Acted InThe Tenants

    BirthplaceTrinidad, Trinidad and Tobago

    Christopher Mayer (born Christopher Plummer, 1962 in Trinidad, West Indies, now Trinidad & Tobago) is an Australian actor well known for his work on the sitcom Hey Dad..!. He underwent a career...  more
  • 11

    Films Acted InThe Battle for the Olympia III: 1998, Battle for the Olympia VI: 2001

    BirthplaceArouca, Trinidad and Tobago

    Darrem Charles (born July 22, 1969 in Arouca, Trinidad) is an actively competing IFBB professional bodybuilder....  more
  • 12

    Films Acted InThe Fat Slags, It's a Wonderful Afterlife, Rising Damp: The Movie, Lighthouse, Camping

    BirthplaceTrinidad, Trinidad and Tobago

    ParentsBasil Kydd

    Donald Williams, known by the stage name Don Warrington, MBE (born 23 May 1951), is a Trinidadian-born British actor.He was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the 2008...  more
  • 13
    Dec. at 55 (1913-1968)

    Films Acted InKing of Kings, Moby Dick, Fire Down Below, Only When I Larf, West of Zanzibar

    BirthplaceMayaro, Trinidad

    ChildrenGeraldine Connor

    Edric Esclus Connor (2 August 1913 – 13 October 1968) was a Caribbean singer, folklorist and actor who was born in Trinidad. He was a performer of calypso in the United Kingdom, where he migrated in...  more
  • 14
    Dec. at 64 (1924-1988)

    Films Acted InThe African Queen, Buck and the Preacher, Sheena, The Sins of Rachel Cade, Simba

    BirthplacePort of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

    Errol John was a Trinidadian actor and playwright....  more
  • 15

    Films Acted InRendition, Run Fatboy Run, The Line of Beauty, Black Joy

    BirthplacePointe-à-Pierre, Trinidad and Tobago

    ChildrenAston Taylor, Alvina Taylor

    Floella Benjamin, Baroness Benjamin, (born 23 September 1949) is a Trinidadian-British actress, author, television presenter, singer, businesswoman and politician. She is known as presenter of...  more
  • 16
    Dec. at 79 (1913-1992)

    Films Acted InThe Pumpkin Eater, Simba, Pressure

    BirthplacePort of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

    Frank Singuineau is a film actor and the ex-husband of Irish actress Doreen Keogh....
  • 17

    Films Acted InSea of Love, Tiger Claws

    BirthplaceTrinidad and Tobago

    Franz Fridal is an actor....
  • 18

    Films Acted InGodzilla: Final Wars, UFC Classics: Ultimate Fighting Championship: Vol. 9, UFC Classics: Ultimate Fighting Championship: Vol. 10, Pride FC: Beasts from the East, Pride FC: Demolition

    BirthplaceTrinidad and Tobago

    Gary Henry Goodridge (born January 17, 1966), nicknamed "Big Daddy", is a retired Trinidadian-Canadian super heavyweight kickboxer and heavyweight mixed martial artist fighting out of Barrie,...  more
  • 19
    Dec. at 84 (1930-2014)

    Films Acted InCharlie and the Chocolate Factory, Live and Let Die, Annie, Boomerang, Doctor Dolittle

    BirthplacePort of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

    ParentsArthur Holder, Louise de Frense

    ChildrenLeo Anthony Lamont

    Geoffrey Lamont Holder (August 1, 1930 – October 5, 2014) was a Trinidadian-American actor, voice actor, dancer, choreographer, singer, director and painter. A multifaceted performer and creator, he...  more
  • 20

    Films Acted InThe 40-Year-Old Virgin, Zack and Miri Make a Porno, Encino Man, Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story, Engagement

    BirthplaceTrinidad and Tobago

  • 21

    Films Acted InThe Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford, Two for the Money, Hellraiser: Hellseeker, Far Cry, Slutty Summer

    BirthplaceVictoria, Canada

    Michael Rogers is an actor....  more
  • 22

    Films Acted InHeat, Hannibal, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, True Identity, Sistas 'n' the City

    BirthplaceTrinidad and Tobago

    Hazelle Goodman is an actress....  more
  • 23

    Films Acted InAndrea Bocelli: Vivere: Live in Tuscany, Andrea Bocelli: Under the Desert Sky

    BirthplaceBarataria, Trinidad and Tobago

    ChildrenJohn David Musso

    Heather Headley (born October 5, 1974) is a Trinidadian-American singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress. She won the 2000 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical for the titular role of...  more

    #58 of 86 The Best Broadway Stars of the 21st Century#103 of 141 The Greatest Broadway Stars of All Time#45 of 78 The Best Female Broadway Stars of the 21st Century

  • 24
    Age: 36

    BirthplacePort of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

    Imran Khan (born 6 December 1984) in Port of Spain. He is a West Indian cricketer who plays for Trinidad and Tobago in first-class matches. In May 2018, he was selected to play for the Trinidad and...  more
  • 25
    Dec. at 91 (1907-1998)

    Films Acted InThe Return of the Vampire, Everything I Have Is Yours, Divorce, Bulldog Drummond's Secret Police, Street Corner

    BirthplaceTrinidad and Tobago, Trinidad

    Jean Fenwick was an actress....  more