Birth Place Matching "Norfolk, Virginia, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | The Phantom of the Opera
Patrick Joseph Wilson was born in Norfolk, Virginia and raised in St. Petersburg, Florida, the son of Mary Kathryn (Burton), a voice teacher and professional singer, and John Franklin Wilson, a news anchor.
Wilson has a B.F.A. in Drama from Carnegie-Mellon University. His theater work has produced ...
2. Grant Gustin
Actor | The Flash
Thomas Grant Gustin was born on January 14, 1990 in Norfolk, Virginia, to Tina Lynne (Sweeney), a pediatric nurse, and Thomas Avery Gustin. In 2008, he graduated from Granby High School and went on to attend the BFA Music Theatre Program at Elon University in North Carolina for two years. He left ...
3. Tim Reid
Actor | WKRP in Cincinnati
Tim Reid was born December 19, 1944 in Norfolk, Virginia and came from a troubled, impoverished childhood. He straightened out his life enough to attend Norfolk State College (now University) and graduate with a business administration degree. He worked for Du Pont in Chicago for a period of time ...
Actor | National Lampoon's Animal House
Stephen Furst was born on May 8, 1954 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA as Stephen Fuerstein. He was an actor and director, known for National Lampoon's Animal House (1978), Babylon 5 (1994) and The Dream Team (1989). He was married to Lorraine Furst. He died on June 16, 2017 in Moorpark, California, USA.
6. Rob Estes
Actor | Silk Stalkings
Rob Estes was born on July 22, 1963 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA as Robert Alan Estes. He is an actor and director, known for Silk Stalkings (1991), Melrose Place (1992) and 90210 (2008). He has been married to Erin Bolte since June 15, 2010. They have one child. He was previously married to Josie ...
7. Wayne Newton
Actor | Licence to Kill
Wayne Newton was born on April 3, 1942 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA as Carson Wayne Newton. He is an actor, known for Licence to Kill (1989), The Adventures of Ford Fairlane (1990) and Vegas Vacation (1997). He has been married to Kathleen McCrone since April 9, 1994. They have one child. He was ...
8. Nate Parker
Actor | The Birth of a Nation
Nate Parker was born on November 18, 1979 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for The Birth of a Nation (2016), Arbitrage (2012) and The Great Debaters (2007). He has been married to Sarah DiSanto since 2007. They have four children.
Actress | The Shop Around the Corner
Born in Norfolk, Virginia to wealthy stockbroker Cornelius Hancock Sullavan and heiress Garland Council Sullavan, Margaret Brooke overcame a muscle weakness in her childhood to go on to become a rebellious teenager at posh private schools. She went on to perform with the University Players at ...
13. Clarence Clemons
Actor | Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure
Clarence Clemons was mostly known as being the dynamic saxophone player in Bruce Springsteen's E-Street Band. He was a pivotal part of the E-street band's persona and was a featured member of the band. His legacy teaming up with Bruce was a pivotal part of the success of the back up band. After ...
14. Michael Bunin
Actor | The Soloist
Born in Norfolk, Virginia, Michael Bunin spent the majority of his youth in Las Vegas where he attended the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and studied Theater Arts. His improvisational skills were honed at The Second City Players Workshop in Chicago and the famed Groundlings in Los Angeles. Bunin ...
16. Joan Dixon
Actress | Bunco Squad
Joan Dixon was born on June 6, 1930 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA as Joan J. Dixon. She was an actress, known for Bunco Squad (1950), Roadblock (1951) and Hot Lead (1951). She was married to William L. Driscoll and Ted Briskin. She died on February 20, 1992 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
18. Barbara Perry
Actress | Trancers
Barbara Perry was born on June 22, 1921 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA as Barbara Mae Perry. She was an actress, known for Trancers (1984), The Back-up Plan (2010) and Mr. Woodcock (2007). She was married to Art Babbitt and Bennett Warren James. She died on May 5, 2019 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, ...
20. Marc Vann
Actor | Ghost World
Marc Vann grew up in Virginia, on the water. Fishing, crabbing, buzzing around in small motorboats. Never had any interest in theater or acting until, while working on his MBA, was drawn to a mime workshop. (Always has been a big fan of silence.) That led to studying dance and movement, and his ...
21. Lin McCarthy
Actor | The Day After
Lin McCarthy was born on February 23, 1918 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA as Linwood Winder McCarthy. He was an actor, known for The Day After (1983), The Fugitive (1963) and Modern Romances (1955). He was married to Loretta Daye. He died on November 23, 2002 in Beverly Hills, California, USA.
Actress | GLOW: Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling
Born in Norfolk, Virginia Angelina was raised in a culturally diverse household. Her father, an Italian American and her mother, a first generation Turk.
As a result of her father's extensive military career, she was fortunate enough to start traveling at a very early age. Living in Virginia, New ...
26. Keely Smith
Soundtrack | Blast from the Past
Keely Smith was born March 9, 1928 in Norfolk, VA. After her parents divorced and her mother remarried Jesse Smith when she was nine years old, she changed her name to Keely Smith after she joined Louis Prima and his band. Her family had a tough time and her three brothers and her took in laundry ...
Producer | To the New Girl
Laura Hunter Drago is an actress and producer living in Los Angeles. She trained at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts where she studied at the Atlantic Theatre Company School. She recently completed production on her first feature film, To the New Girl, as an executive producer. She is...
31. Archie Savage
Actor | Vera Cruz
Archie Savage made a vital contribution to African-American Dance in the United States. Born in Norfolk, Virginia and raised in New York's Harlem. Archie's first introduction to the world of modern dance came when he joined the "Hemsley Winfield's Dance Troupe" in the 1930's. In 1939, Archie joined...
34. Minnie Gentry
Actress | Bad Lieutenant
Minnie Gentry was born on December 2, 1915 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA as Minnie Lee Watson. She was an actress, known for Bad Lieutenant (1992), Black Caesar (1973) and Come Back Charleston Blue (1972). She was married to Lloyd Gentry. She died on May 6, 1993 in New York, USA.
Actress | Orange Is the New Black
Reilly Brooke Stith was born on November 13, 1990 in Norfolk, Virginia. In 2009, she graduated from the Professional Children's School, and continued her education at NYU's Gallatin School of Individualized Study. Reilly concentrated on African American Studies with a minor in Drama, and received a...
37. Mary Eaton
Actress | Glorifying the American Girl
Born in January, 1901, Mary Eaton was one of 'The Seven Little Eatons' famous in the '20s and '30s. In fact, she received the greatest fame of her fellow performing brothers Joseph Eaton and Charles Eaton and sisters Pearl Eaton and Doris Eaton. Sister Evelyn was a stage manager and brother Robert ...
39. Cathy St. George
Actress | The Man Who Loved Women
Lovely, buxom and slender blonde model, actress and make-up artist Cathy St. George was born on August 23, 1954 in Norfolk, Virginia. An Army brat, Cathy moved with her family to Los Angeles, California. St. George started out working for "Playboy" as a make-up artist. Cathy was the Playmate of the...
40. Shannon Conley
Shannon Conley was born on December 31, 1970 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA as Shannon Elizabeth Conley. She is an actress, known for Yu Yu Hakusho: Fight for the Netherworld (1994), Grave of the Fireflies (1988) and Cutie Honey: Live Action (2004).
Producer | Clash of the Titans
The son of a jeweller, Charles H. Schneer was chiefly famous for his collaborations with animator and special effects wizard Ray Harryhausen. Together, they created some of the best-loved fantasy and science fiction films to grace the silver screen between 1956 and 1981. Importantly, Schneer ...
42. Mary Ainslee
Actress | Mad Youth
Mary Ainslee was born on October 12, 1914 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA as Florence Steigler. She was an actress, known for Mad Youth (1939), In the Sweet Pie and Pie (1941) and When the Daltons Rode (1940). She died on November 2, 1991 in New York City, New York, USA.
43. Max Hoffman Jr.
Actor | Sergeant Murphy
Max Hoffman Jr. was born on December 13, 1902 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA. He was an actor, known for Sergeant Murphy (1938), The Daredevil Drivers (1938) and Counterfeit Lady (1936). He was married to Luana Walters, Helen Kane, Thelma White and Norma Terris. He died on March 31, 1945 in New York ...
44. Jessica Hutson
Actress | Alaska: Ice Cold Killers
Jessica Hutson was born on October 29, 1988 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA. She is known for her work on Ice Cold Killers (2012), Past Shadows and Monsters and Mysteries in America (2013). She has been married to Michael D. Flores, Jr. since October 6, 2018.
45. Dallas Mitchell
Actor | Star Trek
Dallas Mitchell was born on October 8, 1927 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA as Dallas Midgette. He was an actor, known for Star Trek: The Original Series (1966), The Six Million Dollar Man (1974) and Mission: Impossible (1966). He was married to Elsa Urbina and Elaine Neblett. He died on September 13, ...
47. Gene Vincent
Soundtrack | Wild at Heart
Rock 'n' roll pioneer Gene Vincent was born Eugene Vincent Craddock (Vincent Eugene according to some biographers) on February 11, 1935 in Norfolk, Virginia. He quit school at the age of 17 to join the Navy. His naval career was ended following a motorcycle accident while on shore leave in 1955. ...
49. Brandon Vera
Actor | BuyBust
Brandon Vera was born on September 10, 1977 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA as Brandon Michael Vera. He is an actor, known for BuyBust (2018), Kamandag (2007) and Magpakailanman (2012). He has been married to Jessica Vera since April 20, 2018. He was previously married to Kerry Vera.
50. Jason Black
Location Management | Four Christmases
Jason Black is the founder and CEO of Black Ink Entertainment. He has been producing films for eight years. Jason started his film career as a First Assistant Director and Production Manager in Los Angeles,CA. He joined the Directors Guild of America as a Unit Production Manager in 2003. On this ...