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Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin

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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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  • 1
    Aaron Jaeger is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin

    Aaron Jaeger

    Age: 31

    Films Acted InThe Brotherhood VI: Initiation, Christmas Spirit

    BirthplaceUSA, Wisconsin, Durand

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Aaron Jaeger is an American commercial, theater, and film actor. Born in Durand, Wisconsin....
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    Aaron Yonda is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin

    Films Acted InChad Vader: Day Shift Manager

    BirthplaceMadison, Wisconsin, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Aaron Yonda (born January 19, 1973) is an American comedian, writer, actor, director, and... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    Abner Biberman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin

    Abner Biberman

    Dec. at 68 (1909-1977)

    Films Acted InHis Girl Friday, Winchester '73, Road to Morocco, Gunga Din, Viva Zapata!

    BirthplaceMilwaukee, Wisconsin, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Abner Biberman (April 1, 1909 – June 20, 1977) was a Jewish-American actor, director, and... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    Abner J. Mikva is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin

    Films Acted InDave

    BirthplaceMilwaukee, United States of America, Wisconsin, United States, with Territories

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Abner Joseph Mikva (January 21, 1926 – July 4, 2016) was an American politician, federal... more on Wikipedia
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    Adam Leiphart is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin

    Adam Leiphart

    Age: 36

    Films Acted InMr. 3000

    BirthplaceUSA, Wisconsin, Port Washington

    NationalityUnited States of America

    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

    Films Acted InThe Social Network, Hot Tub Time Machine, Water for Elephants, MacGruber, Kissing Strangers

    BirthplaceMilwaukee, Wisconsin, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    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

    Films Acted InFrom Dusk till Dawn, Jackie Brown, Brokedown Palace, Perdita Durango, 100 Girls

    BirthplaceMilwaukee, Wisconsin, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Aimee Lynn Graham is an American actress, and the younger sister of actress Heather... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    Al Molinaro is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin

    Al Molinaro

    Age: 100

    BirthplaceKenosha, Wisconsin, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Albert Francis "Al" Molinaro (born Umberto Francesco Molinaro; June 24, 1919 – October 30,... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Alastair Surprise is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin

    Films Acted InIntelligence, Fellowship of the Dice

    BirthplaceOconto, Wisconsin, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    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

    Alexa Demara

    Age: 30

    BirthplaceLa Crosse, Wisconsin, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Alexa Demara is an American actress, model, writer, entrepreneur and martial artist. She is... more on Wikipedia
  • 11
    Alfred Lunt is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin

    Alfred Lunt

    Dec. at 85 (1892-1977)

    Films Acted InShow Business at War, Sally of the Sawdust, Lovers in Quarantine, The Magnificent Yankee, Second Youth

    BirthplaceMilwaukee, Wisconsin, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Alfred Davis Lunt Jr. (August 12, 1892 – August 3, 1977) was an American stage director and... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Alfredo Narciso is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin
    Alfredo Narciso is a film actor.
  • 13
    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.
  • 14
    Allen Ludden is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin

    Allen Ludden

    Dec. at 64 (1917-1981)

    Films Acted InFutureworld

    BirthplaceMineral Point, Wisconsin, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Allen Ludden (born Allen Packard Ellsworth, October 5, 1917 – June 9, 1981) was an American... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    Amina Munster is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin

    Amina Munster

    Age: 37

    Films Acted InThe Wizard of Gore, Screaming Masterpiece, Sucide Girls Must Die!

    BirthplaceRacine, Wisconsin, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Amina Munster is an actress.
  • 16
    Amy Pietz is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin

    Amy Pietz

    Age: 50

    Films Acted InRudy, Prom, Adventures of a Teenage Dragonslayer, Stalked at 17, DysEnchanted

    BirthplaceUSA, Wisconsin, Milwaukee

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Amy Pietz (born March 6, 1969) is an American actress, known for her roles on television. She... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Andrea Anders is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin

    Films Acted InSex Drive, The Stepford Wives, Return To Zero, Never Been Thawed, Pilot

    BirthplaceMadison, Wisconsin, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Andrea Anders (born May 10, 1975) is an American actress, known for her roles as Alex Garrett... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Andrew Swant is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin

    Films Acted InJeff, Hamlet A.D.D., Skinny Dip, Modus Operandi, Blood Junkie

    BirthplaceMadison, Wisconsin, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Andrew Swant (born 1976 in Madison, Wisconsin) is an American filmmaker and artist best known... more on Wikipedia
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    Andy Hurley is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin

    Films Acted InThe Young Blood Chronicles

    BirthplaceMenomonee Falls, Wisconsin, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Andrew John Hurley (born May 31, 1980) is an American musician. He is the drummer for the rock... more on Wikipedia

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    Angela Oh is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin

    Angela Oh

    Age: 37

    Films Acted InWhat Women Want, Rebound, The Ultimate Life, The Things We Carry

    BirthplaceUSA, Wisconsin

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Angela Oh is an actress.
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    Angie Jakusz is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin

    Films Acted InLucinda's Spell

    BirthplaceWaukesha, Wisconsin, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    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

    Ann Risley

    Age: 70

    Films Acted InOliver's Story

    BirthplaceMadison, Wisconsin, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Ann Risley (born September 30, 1949) is an American actress and comedian. She was a cast... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    Ann Ryerson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Wisconsin

    Films Acted InCaddyshack, Minority Report, Constantine, Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives, Blast from the Past

    BirthplaceFond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    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

    Dec. at 78 (1867-1945)

    Films Acted InName the Man, The Still Alarm, Fiddlesticks, The Extra Girl, An Amateur Devil

    BirthplaceRiver Falls, Wisconsin, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Anna Dodge (October 18, 1867 - May 4, 1945) was an American silent film actress. Anna Dodge... more on Wikipedia
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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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