Celebrity Names with the Letter D: Part 1by christophershobris | created - 17 Jul 2015 | updated - 04 Sep 2015 | Public
This list will contain celeb names with their first letter of their first name with the letter D. Here they are. Enjoy!
1. D.B. Sweeney
Actor | The Cutting Edge
Daniel Bernard Sweeney was born on November 14, 1961 in Shoreham, Long Island, New York. He got his start in the New York theatre with appearances in dozens of productions including a run on Broadway in "The Caine Mutiny Court Martial". He was selected by Francis Ford Coppola to star in the Vietnam...
4. D.C. Douglas
Actor | Biohazard 5
Known in the video game world as the voice of the iconic villain, Albert Wesker, in the "Resident Evil" franchise, the heart string pulling Geth, Legion, in the "Mass Effect" trilogy, as well as popping up in quirky indie film roles , from Sharknado 2: The Second One (2014) and Black Ops (2008) to ...
6. D.J. Caruso
Director | I Am Number Four
Born in Norwalk, Connecticut, Caruso came west to play tennis and study Television Production at Pepperdine University. Interned at Disney Studios in the Product Placement department and later hooked up with Director John Badham, who mentored him into a second-unit director, after Badham lost his ...
9. D.L. Hughley
Actor | Inspector Gadget
Hughley is the second of four children. His father was an airline maintenance worker and his mother was a homemaker.
He grew up in L.A.'s South Central where he was a member of the Bloods gang after getting kicked out of high school. However, he turned his life around after a cousin was shot. He ...
10. D.W. Griffith
Director | The Birth of a Nation
David Wark Griffith was born in rural Kentucky to Jacob "Roaring Jake" Griffith, a former Confederate Army colonel and Civil War veteran. Young Griffith grew up with his father's romantic war stories and melodramatic nineteenth-century literature that were to eventually shape his movies. In 1897 ...
11. D.W. Moffett
Actor | Stealing Beauty
A native of the Chicago suburb of Wilmette, D.W. Moffett never gave a thought to acting until after he graduated from Stanford University with a degree in International Relations. While he went to work at Chicago's Continental Bank, he also enrolled in an acting class to broaden his artistic ...
12. DJ Qualls
Actor | The Core
DJ Qualls grew up in the small city of Manchester in Tennessee, USA, one of five children. After studying in the UK at King's College, University of London, he returned to Tennessee where he began acting in a local theatre. During that time, he was discovered by photographers David La Chappelle and...
Soundtrack | Exit Wounds
DMX was born on December 18, 1970 in Mount Vernon, New York, USA as Earl Simmons. He was an actor and composer, known for Exit Wounds (2001), Cradle 2 the Grave (2003) and Romeo Must Die (2000). He was married to Tashera Simmons. He died on April 9, 2021 in White Plains, New York.
14. Dabbs Greer
Actor | The Green Mile
Dabbs Greer was a very familiar face in films and especially on TV. He was a sort of "everyman" in his roles and played merchants, preachers, businessmen, and other "pillars of the community" types as well as assorted villains. With his plain looking face, wavy hair and mellow, distinctive voice he...
15. Dack Rambo
Actor | Gunsmoke
Dack (given name Norman) and identical twin brother, Dirk Rambo (Orman), were born in sunny California in 1941. Dack's noticeable difference was a mole on his left cheek. Both happened upon an acting career, at age 21, after being discovered by Loretta Young for her TV show, while sitting in a ...
Actress | The Fosters
Born and raised in the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago, Illinois, Daffany Clark knew from an early age that she wanted to be an actress. As a Columbia College graduate, Clark came to Los Angeles in 2009 and managed to move quickly from LA transplant to working actress. Clark trained under the tutelage...
Actress | The Count of Monte Cristo
Dagmara Dominczyk was born on July 17, 1976 in Kielce, Swietokrzyskie, Poland. She is an actress, known for The Count of Monte Cristo (2002), They (2002) and Rock Star (2001). She has been married to Patrick Wilson since June 18, 2005. They have two children.
20. Daisy Betts
Actress | Shutter
Daisy Betts is an Australian actress. She was born in Sydney, Australia on the 1st of February 1982. She is best known for portraying Sam in the 2010 Australian thriller Caught Inside and Lieutenant Grace Shepard in ABC's 2012 TV series Last Resort. She also starred as Rebecca Jones in Chicago Fire
22. Daisy Donovan
Actress | Death at a Funeral
Daisy Donovan was born on July 23, 1973 in Lambeth, London, England as Daisy Constance Donovan. She is an actress and writer, known for Death at a Funeral (2007), Wild Child (2008) and I Give It a Year (2013). She has been married to Dan Mazer since 2005. They have two children.
23. Daisy Fuentes
Daisy Fuentes was born on November 17, 1966 in Havana, Cuba. She is an actress, known for Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (1995), Curdled (1996) and Queen of Swords (2000). She has been married to Richard Marx since December 23, 2015. She was previously married to Timothy Adams.
24. Daisy Haggard
Daisy Haggard was born on March 22, 1978 in London, England as Celia Daisy Morna Haggard. She is an actress and writer, known for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010), Back to Life (2019) and I Give It a Year (2013).
26. Daisy Keeping
Actress | Neverlake
Daisy Keeping was born on August 1st, 1985, in Cardiff, Wales. She studied Acting at The Guildhall School of Music and Drama, and graduated in 2008, and has stayed in London ever since then. She is an actress, known for Neverlake (2013), Holby City (1999) and Footprints (2012). She got married in ...
27. Daisy Lewis
Actress | Downton Abbey
Daisy Lewis is a British actress who trained with the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain and attended Kings College London where she studied English Literature. Daisy has acted for the BBC in Doctor Who (2005), After You've Gone (2007) and Miss Austen Regrets (2007), and has appeared as the ...
29. Daisy Ridley
Daisy Jazz Isobel Ridley is an English actress. She is best known for her breakthrough role as "Rey" in the 2015 film, Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015). Daisy was born in Westminster, London, on April 10, 1992. She is the daughter of Louise Fawkner-Corbett and Chris Ridley. Her ...
31. Dakin Matthews
Actor | Child's Play 3
From February 2014 Dakin is taking on the iconic role of Mickey, the grizzled no-mercy trainer in ROCKY, THE MUSICAL at Broadway's Winter Gardens Theatre. This role was originally played by veteran screen actor Burgess Meredith in the original 1976 movie and he received an Academy award nomination ...
32. Dakota Daulby
Actor | Big Sky
Dakota Daulby is an award-winning actor born in Vancouver, Canada. Daulby discovered his love for acting as a young teen after witnessing the craft at the renowned Canadian acting school, New Image College.
He got his first break after landing the lead role in the 2011 award-winning short film "Why ...
33. Dakota Fanning
Actress | War of the Worlds
Hannah Dakota Fanning was born on the 23rd of February 1994, in Conyers, Georgia, USA, to Heather Joy (Arrington) and Steven Fanning. Her mother played professional tennis, and her father, now an electronics salesman, played minor league baseball. She is of German, Irish, English, French, and ...
34. Dakota Goyo
Actor | Real Steel
Dakota Goyo was born in Toronto, Canada, to Debra Goyo, a former model and singer, and David Goyo. His siblings, Devon Goyo and Dallas Goyo, have also acted. He has Italian and Scottish ancestry.
Goyo appeared in his first commercial as an infant. His television debut came at the age of 5 in the CBS...
36. Dakota Johnson
Actress | Fifty Shades of Grey
Dakota Mayi Johnson is an American actress and fashion model. She was born in Austin, Texas, and is the daughter of actors Don Johnson and Melanie Griffith. Her maternal grandmother is actress Tippi Hedren.
In 1999, she made her film debut in Crazy in Alabama (1999), where she and her half-sister, ...
37. Dal McKennon
Actor | Lady and the Tramp
Dal McKennon was born on July 19, 1919 in La Grande, Oregon, USA as Raymond Dallas McKennon Jr. He is known for his work on Lady and the Tramp (1955), Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971) and Gumby: The Movie (1995). He was married to Betty Warner. He died on July 14, 2009 in Raymond, Washington, USA.
39. Dale Dye
Actor | Mission: Impossible
Dale Dye was born Oct. 8, 1944, in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. He graduated as a cadet officer from Missouri Military Academy, but there was no money for college, so he enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps in January 1964. He served in Vietnam in 1965 and 1967 through 1970, surviving 31 major combat ...
40. Dale Midkiff
Actor | Pet Sematary
Dale Midkiff attended Edgewood high school and Salisbury University in Salisbury, Maryland, before moving to New York to work as a waiter while pursuing his acting career. His breakthrough role was when he landed the role of Elvis in the made-for-TV movie Elvis and Me (1988). He later starred in ...
43. Dale Robertson
Actor | Son of Sinbad
Dale Robertson, the actor who made his name in television Westerns in the 1950s and '60s, was born on July 14, 1923, in Harrah, Oklahoma. After serving in a tank crew and in the combat engineers in North Africa and Europe during World War II, the twice-wounded Robertson started his acting career ...
45. Dale Whibley
Canadian actor Dale Whibley was born in Brampton, Ontario however, he grew up calling the city of Barrie, Ontario his home. Dale is of German, Irish, Scottish - Canadian (mother) and English - Canadian (father) decent. Dale first started his acting career at the age of 5 booking over 12 National ...
46. Daliah Lavi
Actress | Casino Royale
Stylish, slender-framed, raven-haired Daliah Lavi was made for alluring, exotic types and princess roles with her mesmerizing beauty, chiseled cheek bones and long, flowing mane. The Israeli actress first became a star in Europe before making a dent in Hollywood as part of a wave of knockout ...
47. Dalila Bela
Actress | Anne
Dalila Bela was born in Montreal, Quebec. She started her acting career at the age of 5. Right after, she booked her first National Commercial. By the age of 6, she participated in many Acting Competitions where she won best actor of the year. Soon after that she and her family moved to Vancouver, ...
48. Dalip Singh
Actor | Get Smart
Dalip Singh was born on August 27, 1972 in Dhirana, Himachal Pradesh, India as Dalip Singh Rana. He is an actor, known for Get Smart (2008), The Longest Yard (2005) and MacGruber (2010). He has been married to Harminder Kaur since February 27, 2002. They have one child.
50. Dallas Page
Actor | The Devil's Rejects
A star collegiate basketball player, Diamond Dallas Page entered the nightclub business in the 1970s, becoming one of South Florida's top club owners and promoters. He began training to become an in-ring performer at the age of 35, the oldest rookie in Pro Wrestling history. "DDP" captivated ...
51. Dallas Peplow
Actor | Paranormal Nightshift
Dallas spent his childhood growing up in Saint Petersburg, Florida eventually coming back to Ontario, Canada where he spends his time pursuing his career as an actor. Born on October, 29, 1988 In Kitchener, Ontario, Canada to mother Debbie a nurse and father Mike Peplow a now retired chef. Always ...
52. Dallas Roberts
Actor | 3:10 to Yuma
A native of Houston, Texas, Roberts, who attended Juilliard, has lived in New York City for 14 years. He was nominated for a Drama Desk Award for his role in the Off-Broadway play, "Nocturne," by Adam Rapp. He is married to Christine Jones, who is the Set Designer for Spring Awakening and a ...
54. Damaine Radcliff
Damaine Radcliff, is the CEO of Raining Giants. raised in NYC - specifically the Highbridge section of the northern Bronx borough -he has always been a veritable 'renaissance man.' In elementary school, he was part of a nationally ranked chess team while also studying music and Gymnastics. Later, ...
55. Dameon Clarke
Actor | How to Get Away with Murder
Dameon J. Clarke is a Canadian-American actor and voice actor. His TV credits include Graceland, How to Get Away with Murder, 24, Castle, Supernatural and Prison Break, and his film work includes How to Be a Serial Killer and I Love You Phillip Morris. He has worked with numerous Academy Award ...
56. Damián Alcázar
Actor | La ley de Herodes
Damián Alcázar is a Mexican actor, who is best known for portraying Colombian drug lord Gilberto Rodríguez Orejuela in the Netflix series Narcos.
Damián Alcázar studied acting first at the National Institute of Fine Arts and at the Theatrical Experimentation Center, then continued at the Faculty of ...
57. Damian Chapa
Actor | Bound by Honor
Born in Dayton, Ohio, Damian (who's of Mexican, Italian, Irish and Native American descent) grew up as the second eldest of 5 children; 2 brothers and 2 sisters. His father,Rico Chapa, owned a bar across the street, in Columbus, OH, from a go-go bar, owned by someone he knew; Larry Flynt, who'd ...
58. Damian Lewis
Actor | Band of Brothers
Damian Lewis was born on February 11, 1971, in St. John's Wood, London, England, to Charlotte Mary (Bowater), from an upper-class background, and J. Watcyn Lewis, a city broker whose own parents were Welsh. He was raised on Abbey Road in London until the age of 8 with his siblings Gareth, William, ...
61. Damian Young
Actor | Edge of Darkness
Young was raised in Washington DC, and attended Kenyon College in Ohio. In 1984, Young moved to New York where he was a core member of the Cucaracha Theatre Company. Damian Young has performed in numerous on and off-Broadway venues, as well as notable regional theaters including The Vineyard, ...
62. Damien Chazelle
Writer | La La Land
Damien Sayre Chazelle is an American director and screenwriter. He was born in Providence, Rhode Island. His mother, Celia Sayre (Martin) Chazelle, is an American-Canadian writer and professor of history at The College of New Jersey. His father, Bernard Chazelle, is a French-American Eugene Higgins...
Producer | West of Memphis
Damien Wayne Echols was born on December 11, 1974 in West Memphis, Arkansas, USA as Michael Wayne Hutchison. He is an actor and producer, known for West of Memphis (2012), Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills (1996) and Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory (2011). He has been married to Lorri...
64. Damien Molony
Actor | Brassic
Damien Molony is an actor of stage, TV and film, best known for his television roles as Hal in BBC 'Being Human', DC Albert Flight in BBC 'Ripper Street', DS Jack Weston in 'Suspects' and Jon in 'GameFace'. He grew up in Johnstown Bridge in Kildare, Ireland, where he was born on February 21 1984 ...
69. Damon Albarn
Composer | Ravenous
Damon Albarn was born in Whitechapel Hospital, London. He was the son of Keith (a former luminary of England's late-1960s psychedelic rock scene that yielded Soft Machine and others) and Hazel (a stage designer for Joan Littlewood's theatre company). Arriving in Colchester, Essex in the late '70s, ...
70. Damon Dayoub
Actor | Stitchers
Damon Joseph Dayoub was born on July 14, 1980. He is the son of Andrea Evers and Richard Dayoub. Damon grew up in El Paso, and attended Coronado High School. Upon graduating in 1998, he moved to Austin Texas where he attended the University of Texas at Austin, and continued to live until moving to ...
71. Damon Evans
Actor | American Playhouse
Although popularly known as one of the actors who portrayed "Lionel Jefferson" on the long-running sitcom The Jeffersons (1975), Damon Evans is an accomplished singer and stage performer. Born in Baltimore, he graduated from the Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan, USA on a Reader's Digest ...
75. Damon Lindelof
Producer | Lost
Damon Lindelof was born on April 24, 1973 in Teaneck, New Jersey, USA as Damon Laurence Lindelof. He is a producer and writer, known for Lost (2004), Watchmen (2019) and The Leftovers (2014). He has been married to Heidi Fugeman since May 28, 2005. They have one child.
77. Damon Wayans
Writer | My Wife and Kids
A tall (6'2"), sly, cueball-domed comedian of film and television satire, Damon Wayans hit outrageous 90's TV stardom playing various wise guys and streetwise slick characters on older brother Keenen Ivory Wayans' landmark, black-oriented TV sketch comedy In Living Color (1990). The show was pretty...
78. Damon Wayans Jr.
Actor | Big Hero 6
Damon Wayans Jr. was born at his grandmother's home in Vermont, in November 1982, and was raised in Los Angeles. He is the son of Lisa Thorner and actor Damon Wayans.
He made his film debut at age 11 in the 1994 film "Blank Man" playing the role of young Kevin. Later, Damon pursued his early passion...
79. Damson Idris
Actor | Snowfall
Damson Idris is a British actor and producer. Born in 1991 in Peckham South East London to Nigerian parents, he is the youngest of six children. His parents arrived in the UK in search of a better life but he was raised by his single mother, who instilled in him ambition and hard work from a young ...
80. Dan Amboyer
Actor | Younger
Dan Amboyer born December 28, 1985 is an American actor, Amboyer was born in Detroit, to Claudia and Dr. Donald Amboyer. He attended The Roeper School and arts high school Interlochen Arts Academy. Amboyer subsequently continued his studies at the Carnegie Mellon School of Drama, where he was ...
81. Dan Aykroyd
Writer | Ghostbusters
Daniel Edward Aykroyd was born on July 1, 1952 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, to Lorraine Hélène (Gougeon), a secretary from a French-Canadian family, and Samuel Cuthbert Peter Hugh Aykroyd, a civil engineer who advised prime minister Pierre Trudeau. Aykroyd attended Carleton University in 1969, where...
83. Dan Bilzerian
Actor | Lone Survivor
A venture capitalist by trade, Dan Bilzerian (a.k.a. "Blitz") has made a name for himself as a high-stakes poker player, thrill seeker and, more recently, Hollywood actor. His lavish lifestyle, penchant for danger and carefree attitude has gotten him attention around the world as an international ...
84. Dan Blocker
Actor | Bonanza
Dan Blocker is one of the true television immortals, having played Hoss Cartwright -- the heart and soul of Bonanza (1959) -- for 13 seasons, before his untimely death in 1972 at the age of 43. "Bonanza" was the most popular TV series of the 1960s, ranked #1 for three straight seasons (1964-65 ...
87. Dan Bucatinsky
Actor | The Baker and the Beauty
Dan Bucatinsky was born in New York City, New York, USA to Argentinian parents, Julio and Myriam. He is of Latin and Jewish descent. He is an Emmy winning actor, known for The Baker and the Beauty (2020), Second Act (2018) and Scandal (2012) and a producer of Who Do You Think You Are? (2010) and ...
88. Dan Butler
Actor | Frasier
Dan Butler was born on December 2, 1954 in Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA as Daniel E. Butler. He is an actor and writer, known for Frasier (1993), The Silence of the Lambs (1991) and Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011). He has been married to Richard Waterhouse since September 12, 2010.
89. Dan Byrd
Actor | Easy A
Dan Byrd was born in Chicago, Illinois and raised in Marietta, Georgia. He currently lives in Brooklyn, New York.
He is an actor, known for Easy A (2010), Sisters (2015), Cougar Town (2009), Aliens in America (2008) as well as The Hills Have eyes (2006) and A Cinderella Story (2004).
90. Dan Castellaneta
Actor | The Simpsons
Daniel Louis Castellaneta is an American actor, voice actor, comedian and screenwriter. Castellaneta is best known for voicing Homer Simpson on the animated series The Simpsons (1989) (as well as other characters on the show such as Abraham "Grampa" Simpson, Barney Gumble, Krusty the Clown, ...
91. Dan Cortese
Actor | Demolition Man
Dan Cortese was born on September 14, 1967 in Sewickley, Pennsylvania, USA as Daniel James Cortese. He is an actor and director, known for Demolition Man (1993), What I Like About You (2002) and Veronica's Closet (1997). He was previously married to Dee Dee Hemby.
92. Dan Finnerty
Actor | The Hangover
Dan Finnerty was born on January 22, 1970 in Rochester, New York, USA as Daniel M. Finnerty. He is an actor and producer, known for The Hangover (2009), Dumplin' (2018) and Old School (2003). He has been married to Kathy Najimy since August 8, 1995. They have one child.
94. Dan Fogler
Dan Fogler made his Broadway debut when he originated the role of William Barfée in The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, for which he won the Theatre World Award for the original off-Broadway production and the Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Musical in 2005 for the original Broadway...
96. Dan Futterman
Producer | Capote
Dan Futterman was born on June 8, 1967 in Silver Spring, Maryland, USA as Daniel Paul Futterman. He is an actor and producer, known for Capote (2005), A Mighty Heart (2007) and The Birdcage (1996). He has been married to Anya Epstein since September 23, 2000. They have two children.
97. Dan Gauthier
Actor | Tour of Duty
Dan Gauthier was born on December 2, 1963 in Prineville, Oregon, USA as Daniel Lester Gauthier. He is an actor and director, known for Tour of Duty (1987), Teen Witch (1989) and One Life to Live (1968). He has been married to Lisa Fuller since April 22, 1990. They have one child.
99. Dan Gilroy
Writer | Nightcrawler
Dan Gilroy was born in Santa Monica, California, the son of Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Frank D. Gilroy, and sculptor and writer Ruth Dorothy. His brother Tony Gilroy is a screenwriter and director; and his fraternal twin brother, John Gilroy, is a film editor. Through his father, he is of ...
100. Dan Haggerty
Actor | Big Stan
Dan Haggerty was born on November 19, 1942 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Daniel Francis Haggerty. He is known for his work on Big Stan (2007), Elves (1989) and Abducted (1986). He was married to Samantha Hilton and Diane Rooker. He died on January 15, 2016 in Burbank, California.