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TV Actors from Tulsa

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

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

This list has a variety of TV actors, like Bill Goldberg and Garth Brooks, in it.

This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Tulsa?" and "Who are the most famous Tulsa actors?"
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Alfre Woodard is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
True Blood, Desperate Housewives, Hill Street Blues
Alfre Woodard is an American film, stage, and television actress, producer, and political activist. Woodard has been named one of the most versatile and accomplished actors of her generation. ...more
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Danny Dark is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
Super Friends, Challenge of the Super Friends, The Super Powers Team: Galactic Guardians
Danny Dark was widely acknowledged in the commercial industry as the voice-over king. For nearly four decades, he embedded pop culture with memorable lines in advertisements for Budweiser, Raid ...more
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Bill Hader is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
Saturday Night Live, The Mindy Project, Ugly Americans
William "Bill" Hader is an American actor, voice actor, comedian, producer and writer. He is known for his work as a cast member on Saturday Night Live, his lead role in The Skeleton ...more
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Jerry Nelson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
Sesame Street, The Muppet Show, Fraggle Rock
Jerry L. Nelson was an American puppeteer, best known for his work with The Muppets. Renowned for his wide range of characters and singing abilities, he performed Muppet characters on Sesame ...more
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Tony Randall is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
The Odd Couple, My Little Pony, Love
Tony Randall was an American actor, producer, and director, best known for his role as Felix Unger in the television adaptation of Neil Simon's play The Odd Couple.
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Mary Kay Place is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
The New Normal, Big Love, Mary Hartman
Mary Kay Place is an American actress, singer, director, and screen writer. She is best known for portraying Loretta Haggers on the television series Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman, a role that won ...more
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Blake Edwards is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
Blake Edwards was an American film director, screenwriter and producer. Edwards' career began in the 1940s as an actor, but he soon turned to writing screenplays and radio scripts before turning ...more
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Garth Brooks is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
Music City Tonight, Church Street Station
Troyal Garth Brooks is an American singer-songwriter. His eponymous first album was released in 1989 and peaked at number 2 in the US country album chart while climbing to number 13 on the ...more
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Marshall Bell is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
Frisky Dingo, G vs E, Hull High
Archibald Marshall Bell is an American actor. He has appeared in many character roles in movies and television. He is known for roles in A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge, Stand by ...more
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Bill Goldberg is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
WCW Monday Nitro, WCW WorldWide, WCW Saturday Night
William Scott "Bill" Goldberg is an American actor, former professional football player and retired professional wrestler. He is best known for his appearances with World Championship ...more
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Tim Blake Nelson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
CHAOS, Possible Side Effects
Timothy "Tim" Blake Nelson is an American actor, writer and director.
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John Ingle is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
Paw Paws, Super Mario Galaxy, Life In General
John Ingle was an American actor best known for his role as scheming patriarch Edward Quartermaine in the ABC soap opera General Hospital.
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Beau Weaver is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Fantastic Four, Mighty Mouse: The New Adventures
Beau Weaver is an American voice actor and narrator in television and film, heard widely in trailers for feature films, network television promos, documentaries, national radio and television ...more
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Larry Drake is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
L.A. Law, Johnny Bravo, Prey
Larry Drake is an American actor.
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Gailard Sartain is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
Hee Haw, Cher, Hey Vern
Gailard Sartain is an American comedic and serious actor, often playing characters with roots in the South. He was a regular on the country music variety series Hee Haw. He is also an ...more
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Jeanne Tripplehorn is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
Criminal Minds, Big Love
Jeanne Marie Tripplehorn is an American film and television actress. Her film career began with the role of a police psychologist in the thriller Basic Instinct, The Firm, and Waterworld. On ...more
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Jennifer Jones is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Special
Jennifer Jones, also known as Jennifer Jones Simon, was an American Oscar-winning actress during the Hollywood golden years. Jones, who won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance ...more
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Cornel West is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
Black in the 80s
Cornel Ronald West is an American philosopher, academic, activist, author, public intellectual, and prominent member of the Democratic Socialists of America. The son of a Baptist minister, West ...more
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Billy Miller is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
Ringer, General Hospital, The Young and the Restless
William John "Billy" Miller II is an American actor and businessman. He is best known for his role as Billy Abbott on the CBS Daytime soap opera The Young and the Restless.
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Wade Williams is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
Prison Break
Wade Andrew Williams is an American actor who is best known for his starring role as Brad Bellick on Fox's television series Prison Break.
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Malese Jow is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
Big Time Rush, Star-Crossed, Unfabulous
Malese Jow is an American actress and singer-songwriter. As an actress, she is best known for her roles as Geena Fabiano on the Nickelodeon sitcom Unfabulous and Lucy Stone on the Nickelodeon ...more
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Hoda Kotb is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
Hoda Kotb is an Egyptian-American television news anchor and TV host known as the co-host of the Today Show's fourth hour with Kathie Lee Gifford. She won a Daytime Emmy Award in 2010 as part of ...more
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Sheila Kuehl is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
The Stu Erwin Show
Sheila James Kuehl is an American politician, and a former child actress, currently the member of the Los Angeles Board of Supervisors for District 3. She most recently served as a Democratic ...more
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Steve Monroe is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
Boys & Girls Guide to Getting Down, Misguided Angels
Steven Monroe is an actor.
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Judy Woodruff is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Actors from Tulsa
NBC Nightly News
Judy Woodruff is an American television news anchor, journalist, and writer. Woodruff has worked at several television organizations, including CNN, NBC News, and PBS. She is a board member at ...more