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Famous Film Actors From Virginia

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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?"
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Adam Curry is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia

Birthplace: Virginia, United States of America

Nationality: Netherlands, United States of America

Children: Christina Curry

Adam Clark Curry (born September 3, 1964) is a podcaster, announcer, internet entrepreneur and media personality, known for his stint as VJ on MTV and being one of the first celebrities ...more
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Adam Dunnells is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Adam Dunnells Age 38, Credits: The Woods Have Eyes

Birthplace: USA, Virginia, Leesburg

Nationality: United States of America

Adam Dunnells is an actor.
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Adam Vernier is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Age 46, Credits: Sydney White, Bring It On: In It to Win It & Whatever It Takes

Birthplace: USA, Virginia

Nationality: United States of America

Adam Vernier is an actor.
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Adam Wright is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Adam Wright Age 39, Credits: #1 Cheerleader Camp

Birthplace: USA, Virginia

Nationality: United States of America

Adam Wright is an actor.
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Afemo Omilami is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Age 68, Credits: Forrest Gump, Remember the Titans & The Blind Side

Birthplace: Virginia, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Children: Juanita Omilami, Awodele Omilami

Afemo Omilami (born December 13, 1950) is an American actor.
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Aimee Mann is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Age 58, Credits: The Big Lebowski, An All-Star Tribute to Brian Wilson & Circuit 1:6

Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Aimee Mann (born September 8, 1960) is an American singer-songwriter. Mann began her career in the 1980s as the bassist and a vocalist for 'Til Tuesday, and wrote their top-ten single ...more

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Al Foster is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Age 76, Credits: Al Foster: The Paris Concert

Birthplace: USA, Virginia, Richmond

Nationality: United States of America

Al Foster (born January 18, 1943) is an American jazz drummer. Foster played with Miles Davis during the 1970s and was one of the few people to have contact with Davis during his retirement from ...more

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Al Jennings is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Dec. at 98 (1863-1961), Credits: Song of the Gringo

Birthplace: USA, Virginia

Nationality: United States of America

Alphonso J. "Al" Jennings (November 25, 1863 – December 26, 1961) was an attorney in Oklahoma Territory who at one time robbed trains. He later became a silent film star and made many ...more
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Alan Sader is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Alan Sader Age 79, Credits: Lincoln, Evan Almighty & The Prince of Tides

Birthplace: USA, Virginia, Bruington, Virginia

Nationality: United States of America

Alan Sader (born February 12, 1940) is an American TV, film, and stage actor. He is perhaps best known for being the television spokesperson for ChildFund International (formerly Christian ...more
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Alice Beardsley is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Alice Beardsley Age 93, Credits: The Shopping Bag Lady

Birthplace: USA, Virginia, Richmond

Nationality: United States of America

Alice Beardsley is an actor.
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Alison Ebbert is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Alison Ebbert

Birthplace: USA, Virginia, Fredericksburg

Nationality: United States of America

Alison Ebbert is an actress.
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Al Gettel is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Dec. at 88 (1917-2005), Credits: The Tin Star

Birthplace: USA, Virginia, Norfolk

Nationality: United States of America

Allen Jones "Al" "Two Gun" Gettel (September 17, 1917 – April 8, 2005) was a Major League Baseball pitcher who played from 1945 to 1955 with several teams. He batted and ...more
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Allen Iverson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Age 43, Credits: Imagine That, Fat Joe: Follow the Don & 1 Love

Birthplace: Hampton, Virginia, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: Allen Broughton, Ann Iverson

Children: Messiah Lauren Iverson, Isaiah Rahsaan Iverson, Dream Alijha Iverson, Allen Iverson II, Tiaura Iverson

Allen Ezail Iverson (; born June 7, 1975), nicknamed "the Answer", is an American former professional basketball player. He played 14 seasons in the National Basketball Association ...more

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Allison Argo is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Allison Argo Age 66, Credits: The Gift

Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia

Nationality: United States of America

Allison Argo is an actress, television and film producer, director, editor and screenwriter.
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Amber Cather is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Age 37, Credits: Alfie, Just My Luck & Duane Incarnate

Birthplace: Winchester, USA, Virginia

Nationality: United States of America

Amber Cather is an actress.
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Amy Ziff is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Age 60, Credits: It's Pat and Life with Mikey

Birthplace: USA, Virginia

Nationality: United States of America

Amy Ziff is an actress and a member of the musical group Betty.
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Angie Hill is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Angie Hill

Birthplace: USA, Virginia

Nationality: United States of America

Children: Harley D. Hill, Phoenix Hill

Angie Hill is an actress.
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Anita Carter is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Dec. at 66 (1933-1999), Credits: Johnny Cash! The Man, His World & His Music

Birthplace: Maces Spring, Virginia, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: Maybelle Carter, Ezra J. Carter

Children: Lorrie Frances Davis, John Christopher Davis

Ina Anita Carter (March 31, 1933 – July 29, 1999), the youngest daughter of Ezra and Mother Maybelle Carter, was a versatile American singer who experimented with several different types of ...more
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Ann Mason is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Dec. at 50 (1898-1948), Credits: Deliverance

Birthplace: Virginia, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Ann Mason was an actress and film producer.
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Ann Savoy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Age 67, Credits: Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood

Birthplace: USA, Virginia, Richmond

Nationality: United States of America

Children: Wilson Savoy, Joel Savoy

Ann Savoy (; born Ann Allen on January 20, 1952) is a musician, author, and record producer.
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Anneliza Scott is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Anneliza Scott Age 53, Credits: Demolition Man, Disclosure & Losing Control

Birthplace: USA, Virginia

Nationality: United States of America

Anneliza Scott is an actress.
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Anthony Wanzer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Anthony Wanzer Age 41, Credits: The Bourne Ultimatum, Hannibal & How Do You Know

Birthplace: USA, Virginia

Nationality: United States of America

Anthony Wanzer is an actor.
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Anthony Ward Clark is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Age 54, Credits: The Rock, Paid in Full & Dogfight

Birthplace: Lynchburg, USA, Virginia

Nationality: United States of America

Anthony Higgins Clark (born April 4, 1964) is an American actor and comedian who starred in the television series Yes, Dear, in which he played the character Greg Warner.
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Antonio D. Charity is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Age 46, Credits: Cry Wolf, Over Her Dead Body & It Runs in the Family

Birthplace: USA, Virginia

Nationality: United States of America

Parents: James D. Charity, Emily M. Charity

Antonio D. Charity is a film actor.
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Archie Savage is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Virginia
Dec. at 89 (1914-2003), Credits: La Dolce Vita, Vera Cruz & His Majesty O'Keefe

Birthplace: Virginia, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Archie Savage was a singer and an actor.