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Famous Film Actors From Virginia

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

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This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Virginia?" and "Which famous actors were born in Virginia?"
  • William Oliver Campbell (born July 7, 1959) is an American film and television actor. He first gained recognition for his recurring role as Luke Fuller in the TV series Dynasty. Since then, he became ...more
  • Bo Keister is an actor and a film producer.
  • Bob Chandler is an actor.
  • Robert Michael Roop (born July 22, 1947) is a retired amateur and professional wrestler, whose career as a wrestler spanned high school, college, the United States Army, amateur and professional ...more
  • Bob Thomas (born March 1, 1954 in Appalachia, Virginia ) is a radio personality, actor, and writer. He was one of the top radio announcers in Knoxville, Tennessee for 25 years. As an actor, he has ...more
  • Bobby Storm is an actor.
  • Bonita Friedericy (born October 10, 1961) is an American actress, best known for her role as Diane Beckman in the NBC series Chuck. Her husband is actor John Billingsley.
  • Booker T. Bradshaw (May 21, 1940– April 1, 2003), born in Richmond, Virginia, was an American record producer, film and TV actor, and Motown executive.
  • Robert "Bootie" Barker III (born March 2, 1971) is a former crew chief in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series stock car racing series. In the past, Barker has worked for Ashton Lewis, Bill Davis ...more
  • Boyd Kestner (born November 23, 1964) is an American actor. Kestner starred in The Outsiders television series, and later became well known for his role as Alex Barth in the television drama Knots ...more
  • Boyd Calvin Tinsley (born May 16, 1964) is an American violinist and mandolinist who is best known for having been a member of the Dave Matthews Band. Within the band, Tinsley has collaborated in ...more
  • Brad Everett Young is an actor.
  • Bradley Kell is a television producer and actor.
  • Brandon Thane Wilson is an actor.
  • Brandon Michael Vera (born October 10, 1977) is an American-born Filipino mixed martial artist currently signed with ONE Championship. A professional competitor since 2002, he has formerly competed ...more
  • Brian Edward Benben (born June 18, 1956) is an American actor, best known for his role as Martin Tupper in the HBO comedy television series Dream On (1990–1996), and also known as Dr. Sheldon Wallace ...more
  • Brian David Kendrick (born May 29, 1979) is an American professional wrestler and promoter currently signed to WWE, where he performs on the cruiserweight-exclusive 205 Live brand under the ring name ...more
  • Brian Van Kay is an actor.
  • Brianna Meighan is a TV host, model and actress.
  • Bruce L. Cohen (born September 23, 1961) is a film, television, and theater producer.
  • Bruce Randall Hornsby (born November 23, 1954) is an American singer-songwriter and pianist. He draws frequently from classical, jazz, bluegrass, folk, Motown, gospel, rock, blues, and jam band ...more
  • Bryan Kestner is an American actor and entrepreneur who helped expand the popular theme restaurant Planet Hollywood.
  • Bryce Wagoner is an actor.
  • Butch Taylor (born Clarence Francis Taylor on April 13, 1961 in Shawsville, Virginia) is a composer, writer, keyboardist and long time guest musician with Dave Matthews Band. Although not a formal ...more
  • Byron Mabe was an actor, film director and film producer.