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

List features items like Heather Graham, Orson Welles, and many more

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Wisconsin?" and "Which famous actors were born in Wisconsin?"

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Aaron Jaeger is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Aaron Jaeger age 30 Aaron Jaeger is an American commercial, theater, and film actor. Born in Durand, Wisconsin. Jaeger has appeared in several films, including Mr. Sadman (2009), American Royalty, Children Of ...more

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Aaron Yonda is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 45 Aaron "Cape Date" Yonda is an American comedian, writer, actor, and director from Menomonie, Wisconsin. He may be best known as the title character in Chad Vader: Day Shift Manager, a ...more

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Abner Biberman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Died at 68 (1909-1977) Abner Biberman, was an American actor, director, and screenwriter. Biberman was sometimes credited under the pseudonym Joel Judge.

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Abner J. Mikva is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 92 Abner Joseph Mikva is a Democratic former U.S. Representative, federal judge and law professor from Chicago.

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Adam Leiphart is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Adam Leiphart age 35 Adam Leiphart is an actor, screenwriter and television producer.

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Adrienne Rusk is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 34 Adrienne Rusk is a film actress.

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Aimee Graham is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 47 Aimee Lynn Graham is an American actress, and the younger sister of actress Heather Graham. Graham was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the daughter of Joan, a schoolteacher and noted author of ...more

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Al Molinaro is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 99 Albert Francis "Al" Molinaro is a retired American actor in television and films, most notably as Al Delvecchio, the owner of Arnold's on Happy Days and its spin-off show Joanie Loves ...more

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Alastair Surprise is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 43 Alastair Surprise is an actor, screenwriter and television producer.

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Alexa Demara is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 29 Alexa Demara is an American actress, model, writer and martial artist. She is best known for her appearances on the nationally syndicated celebrity show Extra and It's Always Sunny in ...more

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Alfred Lunt is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Died at 85 (1892-1977) Alfred Lunt was an American stage director and actor, often identified for a long-time professional partnership with his wife, actress Lynn Fontanne. Broadway's Lunt-Fontanne Theatre was named ...more

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Alfredo Narciso is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Alfredo Narciso is a film actor.

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Alisa Schulz is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Alisa Schulz Alisa Schulz is an actress and a film producer.

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Allen Ludden is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Died at 64 (1917-1981) Allen Ellsworth Ludden was an American television personality, emcee and game show host, perhaps most well known for having hosted various incarnations of the game show Password between 1961 and

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Amina Munster is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Amina Munster age 36 Amina Munster is an actress.

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Amy Pietz is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 49 Amy Pietz is an American film and television actress.

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Andrea Anders is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 43 Andrea Anders is an American actress, known for her roles as Alex Garrett in the NBC sitcom Joey, Nicole Allen in the CBS sitcom The Class, and Linda Zwordling in the ABC sitcom Better Off Ted.

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Andrew Swant is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 42 Andrew Swant is an artist and filmmaker whose works include Hamlet A.D.D., William Shatner's Gonzo Ballet, What What, and the production of Frankie Latina's Modus Operandi. He attended film ...more

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Andy Hurley is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 38 Andrew John "Andy" Hurley is an American musician and drummer. He is best known as the drummer of the Chicago-based rock band Fall Out Boy. Prior to Fall Out Boy, Hurley played in ...more

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Angela Oh is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 36 Angela Oh is an actress.

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Angie Jakusz is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 38 Angie Jakusz is a former contestant on the reality television show Survivor: Palau.

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Ann Risley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 69 Anna "Ann" Risley is an American actress and comedian. She was a cast member of the TV series Saturday Night Live for the 12 episodes of the 1980–1981 season. These 12 broadcasts were ...more

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Ann Ryerson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 69 Ann Ryerson is an actress.

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Anna Dodge is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Anna Dodge Died at 78 (1867-1945) Anna Dodge was an actress.

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Anne McDaniels is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Anne McDaniels is an actress.

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Annie Burgstede is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 35 Annie Burgstede is an American actress. Annie initially began her run on Days of Our Lives in October 2006 in a recurring capacity, but after only a few episodes was upgraded to contract status. ...more

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Anthony Crivello is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 63 Anthony Crivello is an American actor and singer, mostly in musicals on Broadway. He has written several scripts and more than twenty songs.

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Anton von Stralen is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Died at 81 (1921-2002) Anton von Stralen was an actor.

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Arthur Gardner is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Arthur Gardener is an actor, film producer and television producer.

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Ashton Dearholt is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Died at 48 (1894-1942) Ashton Dearholt was an American actor of the silent film era. He appeared in 75 films between 1915 and 1938. He was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and died in Los Angeles, California. Dearholt ...more

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Austin Aries is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 40 Daniel Healy "Dan" Solwold Jr. better known by his ring name Austin Aries, is an American professional wrestler, currently signed to Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. Aries is a six-time ...more

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Avanelle Harris is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Avanelle Harris age 101 Avanelle Harris is an actress.

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Avelawance Phillips is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Avelawance Phillips age 34 Avelawance Phillips is an actor.

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Barbara Bedford is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Died at 81 (1900-1981) Barbara Bedford was an American actress who appeared in dozens of silent movies. Her career declined after the introduction of sound, but she continued to appear in small roles until 1945.

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Barbara Collentine is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Barbara Collentine age 94 Barbara Collentine is an actress.

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Barbara Kooyman is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 60 Barbara Kooyman is an American singer-songwriter based in Austin, Texas. In the 1980s, she, her then-husband Pat MacDonald, and a beat box formed the recording act Timbuk3 whose 1986 signature ...more

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Barry Poltermann is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 54 Barry Alan Poltermann is an American film editor, director, and entrepreneur. Poltermann edited the Sundance Grand Prize winning documentary American Movie and edited the Sundance Special Jury ...more

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Beatrice Blinn is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Beatrice Blinn Died at 78 (1901-1979) Beatrice Blinn was an actress.

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Beau Beaumont is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 44

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Beau Matthews is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Died at 29 (1957-1986)

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Ben Bard is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Died at 81 (1893-1974) Ben Bard was an American movie actor, stage actor, and acting teacher. With comedian Jack Pearl, Bard worked in a comedy duo in vaudeville. In 1926, Bard, Pearl, and Sascha Beaumont appeared in ...more

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Ben Budd is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 42 Ben Budd is an actor and screenwriter.

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Ben Fritz is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Ben Fritz Ben Fritz is an actor.

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Ben Rothwell is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 37 Ben Rothwell is an American mixed martial artist who competes as a Heavyweight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He is perhaps best known for competing for the Quad Cities Silverbacks of ...more

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Benny S. Cannon is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Benny S. Cannon Died at 52 (1957-2009) Benny S. Cannon was an actor.

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Bernardine Dohrn is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 76 Bernardine Rae Dohrn was a leader of the Weather Underground, a group that was responsible for the bombing of the United States Capitol, the Pentagon, and several police stations in New York, as ...more

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Bert LeBaron is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Bert LeBaron Died at 55 (1901-1956) Bert LeBaron was an actor and stunt performer.

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Beth Lacke is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Beth Lacke is an actress.

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Bill Dwyre is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
Bill Dwyre age 74 Bill Dwyre is a sportswriter and former newspaper sports editor. Notable for his long tenure as sports editor of the Los Angeles Times beginning in June 1981, he moved to the writing ranks full ...more

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Bill Kazmaier is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
age 65 William Kazmaier is an American former world champion powerlifter, world champion strongman and professional wrestler. During the 1970s and 1980s, he set numerous powerlifting and strongman ...more