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TV Actors from Yonkers

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

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

TV actors on this list include Steven Tyler and Jon Voight.

This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Yonkers?" and "Who are the most famous Yonkers actors?"
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Carlos Alazraqui is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
Rocko's Modern Life, The Fairly OddParents, CatDog
Carlos Jaime Alazraqui is an American stand-up comedian, actor, singer, impressionist, voice artist, and comedian, possibly best known as Deputy James Garcia on Reno 911!. His extensive ...more
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Jon Voight is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
Ray Donovan, Return to Lonesome Dove, Lone Star
Jonathan Vincent "Jon" Voight is an American actor. He has won one Academy Award, out of four nominations, and four Golden Globe Awards, out of ten nominations. He is the father of ...more
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Sid Caesar is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
Amazing Stories, Your Show of Shows, Alice in Wonderland
Isaac Sidney "Sid" Caesar was an American comic actor and writer, best known for the pioneering 1950s live television series Your Show of Shows, a 90-minute weekly show watched by 60 ...more
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Mary J. Blige is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
Turn It Up! (AU)
Mary Jane Blige is an American singer, songwriter, model, record producer, and actress. Starting her career as a background singer on Uptown Records in 1989, Blige released her first album, ...more
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Adam Rodríguez is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
CSI: Miami, Roswell, Brooklyn South
Adam Michael Rodríguez is an American actor, screenwriter and director. He is best known for his long running role as Eric Delko on CSI: Miami.
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Steven Tyler is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
The Wonder Pets
Steven Tyler is an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and former television music competition judge, best known as the frontman of the Boston-based rock band Aerosmith, in which ...more
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Erik Palladino is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
ER, 666 Park Avenue, Over There
Erik Palladino is an American actor, best known for his portrayal of Dr. Dave Malucci in the NBC medical drama ER. He starred in the critically praised FX war drama Over There.
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Gary LeRoi Gray is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
The Fairly OddParents, Rocket Power, Clifford the Big Red Dog
Gary LeRoi Gray is an actor and voice actor involved with movies, television, and animation. He is most recognized for his childhood role as Nelson Tibideaux, the son of Sondra Huxtable ...more
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Michael Fox is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
Burke's Law, The Clear Horizon, Casablanca (1955)
Michael Fox was an American character actor who was in numerous movies and television roles. Some of his most famous recurring roles were as various autopsy physicians in Perry Mason, as Coroner ...more
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James Blake is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
James Riley Blake is an American former professional tennis player. Blake is known for his speed and powerful, flat forehand. During his career, Blake had amassed 24 singles finals appearances, ...more
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Lane Bradford is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
Craig Kennedy, Criminologist
Lane Bradford was an American actor. Bradford was born in Yonkers, New York, the son of actor John Merton. He was the brother of actor Robert Lavarre.
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Black Rob is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
Black Rob is a rapper who was formerly signed to Bad Boy Records.
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Robert Shayne is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
Adventures of Superman
Robert Shayne, born Robert Shaen Dawe, was an American actor whose career lasted for over 60 years.
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Thomas Mikal Ford is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
Martin, New York Undercover, Uncle Buck
Thomas Mikal Ford, known and also credited as Tommy Ford, is an American actor who is best known for his role as Tommy Strawn in the sitcom Martin, and for his recurring role as Mel Parker in ...more
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Frances Foster is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
Ryan's Hope
Frances Foster was an American film, television and stage actress. She was also an award-winning stage director.
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Jack Lambert is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
Riverboat
Jack Lambert was an American character actor born in Yonkers, New York, who specialized in playing movie tough guys and heavies. He is best known for playing the psychotic cat-loving, ...more
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Ben Powers is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
Good Times
Alton "Ben" Powers Was an American actor. He was best known for his role as Thelma Evans' husband, Keith Anderson, during the sixth and final season of the 1970s TV show Good Times. He ...more
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Cathy DeBuono is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
We Have to Stop Now
Cathy DeBuono is an American actress. DeBuono was born on March 20, 1970, in Yonkers, New York, and raised in Bronxville. As an athlete, she started a career as a successful volleyball player ...more
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Tommy Dreamer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
Thomas James "Tom" Laughlin, best known by his ring name Tommy Dreamer, is an American professional wrestler, promoter, and actor. He is the founder and owner of the independent ...more
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Lil' Zane is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
Zane Copeland, Jr., better known as Lil' Zane, is a rapper & actor born in Yonkers, New York and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. He is best known for his debut album Young World: The Future, ...more
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Joe Howard is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
Square One Television, Mathnet
Joe Howard is an American actor known for his role as George Frankly on Square One TV's Mathnet. Beyond seven years as George Frankly, a role which he beat out Phil Hartman in starring in, he ...more
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Priscilla Garita is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
Sunset Beach
Priscilla Garita is an American actress, best known for her role as Gabi Martinez in NBC soap opera Sunset Beach.
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Sheek Louch is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
Sean Divine Jacobs, November 9, 1976. better known as Sheek Louch, is a rapper and member of The LOX and founder of D-Block Records, along with Styles P and Jadakiss.
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Clayton LeBouef is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
Clayton LeBouef is an African American actor, best known for his recurring role as Colonel George Barnfather in Homicide: Life on the Street. He appeared in several episodes during each of the ...more
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Lawrence Monoson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Actors from Yonkers
Prince Street
Lawrence Monoson is an American film and television actor. His first film was the 1982 comedy The Last American Virgin, in which he starred as Gary. His other well-known film roles are in the ...more