Birth Place Matching "Pontiac, Michigan, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Laura Innes
Actress | ER
Laura Innes was born on August 16, 1957 in Pontiac, Michigan. She was introduced to professional theater by her father, who often took the family to the Stratford Festival of Canada in Stratford, Ontario. With the support of her father, she attended Northwestern University and earned a degree in ...
2. Larry Joe Campbell
Actor | Hall Pass
Larry Joe Campbell, is a well known American actor. Campbell is most known for his character Andy in "According to Jim", "Hall Pass", "Pacific Rim", and "Wedding Crashers". Campbell was born in Pontiac, Michigan however grew up in Cadillac. Campbell has five children with wife, Peggy Johns-Campbell...
3. Mike Henry
Actor | Family Guy
Mike Henry is an actor, comedian, writer, and producer. Michael "Mike" Henry was born on March 25, 1964, in Pontiac, Michigan and grew up in Richmond, Virginia. He is best known for his work on Family Guy, The Cleveland Show, American Dad, Ted, and The Orville. His most popular voice characters ...
4. Joe Urla
Actor | Sleepers
Joe Urla was born on December 25, 1958 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. He is an actor, known for Sleepers (1996), Deep Impact (1998) and The Bodyguard (1992).
5. Heather Turman
Actress | Stuck
As a nationally touring comedian Heather Turman has performed in 20 US states and 75 cities. She has appeared on the FOX series "Laughs" and the SeedandSpark original "Everything Is Fine!" stand-up comedy special. She has also appeared at major festivals including RIOT LA!, SLO-fest and the ...
6. Bahni Turpin
Actress | Crossroads
Bahni Turpin was born on June 4, 1962 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. She is an actress, known for Crossroads (2002), Malcolm X (1992) and Cold Case (2003).
7. Michelle Breeze
Actress | Burke's Law
Michelle Breeze was born on December 18, 1942 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. She was an actress, known for Burke's Law (1963), The Wild Wild West (1965) and Harry and Walter Go to New York (1976). She was previously married to Steven Ackerman. She died on September 13, 2016 in Reseda, California, USA.
8. Bryan Massey
Actor | Mad Money
Bryan Massey was born in Pontiac, Michigan but moved to Dallas, Texas when he was just 7 years old. He began his illustrious acting career at the tender age of 9 when he made the local paper by winning the 5th grade talent show lip syncing to Steve Martin's "King Tut." At the age of 13, Bryan ...
9. Sicily Johnson
Actress | One on One
Sicily Johnson was born on October 1, 1985 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for One on One (2001), Mighty Morphin Power Rangers (1993) and Mama Flora's Family (1998). She has been married to Melanie Wilkerson since 2022. She was previously married to Chris Johnson.
10. Dan Hicks
Actor | Darkman
Dan Hicks was born on July 19, 1951 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. He was an actor and producer, known for Darkman (1990), Evil Dead II (1987) and Intruder (1989). He died on June 30, 2020 in California, USA.
11. John Currie Slade
Actor | L.A. Confidential
John Currie Slade was born on April 11, 1948 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. He was an actor, known for L.A. Confidential (1997), Voyagers! (1982) and Slam Dance (1987). He was previously married to Laurie Walters and Betsy Slade. He died on July 7, 2017 in Ventura, California, USA.
12. Tony Lucca
Actor | Malibu Shores
Born in Pontiac, Michigan on January 23rd, 1976. Raised among a large music making family, (mother Sally was the 10th of 12 musically inclined children of renowned Detroit pianist, Jimmy Stevenson) he began singing and playing at the ripe old age of three. By age eight he had begun playing and ...
13. Jack Kevorkian
Self | This Week
Controversial pathologist, writer and inventor, Jack Kevorkian was the only son of Levon Kevorkian a former auto-factory worker who owned an excavating company and his homemaker wife. He had 2 sisters. Kevorkian's parents were Armenian refugees, whose relatives were among the 1.5 millon victims of ...
14. Peter Dexter
Writer | The Paperboy
Peter Dexter was born in 1943 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. He is a writer, known for The Paperboy (2012), Michael (1996) and Paris Trout (1991).
15. Bret Miller
Director | Red Skies
Bret Miller is a Detroit fiction and commercial filmmaker. He has directed two feature films: Some Are Born, and Chasing The Star. He has directed a number of short films, with Red Skies winning the award of Best Short Film at ArtPrize. The Grand Rapids event is the most attended art competition in...
16. Nicole Nilson Schaffrich
Writer | Reality Dish
Nicole Nilson Schaffrich was born on February 3, 1970 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. She is a writer and producer, known for Reality Dish (2003) and Big Brother (2000). She has been married to Jeff Schaffrich since April 13, 2001.
17. Dorse A. Lanpher
Visual Effects | The Black Hole
Dorse A. Lanpher was born on June 10, 1935 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. He is known for The Black Hole (1979), Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001) and The Little Mermaid (1989). He was previously married to Vera Pacheco and Judith O'Neal. He died on December 16, 2011 in Glendale, Los Angeles County, ...
18. Steve Longmuir
Writer | Video X: The Dwayne and Darla-Jean Story
Steve Longmuir was born in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. He is known for Video X: The Dwayne and Darla-Jean Story (2007), Marty and Virginia (2000) and Video X: Evidence (2003).
19. Ted Hollis
Ted Hollis was born on April 26, 1947 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. He is an actor, known for Book Club (2018), Push, Nevada (2002) and Where We Disappear (2019).
20. Roshaun Akeem Page
Writer | Disruption
Roshaun Akeem Page was born and raised in Pontiac, Michigan. He discovered his love for the arts, particularly filmmaking, in 2003, and as a result he started taking theater classes at Oakland Community College. Page also studied a variety of acting methods at the Actors Workshop in Royal Oak, ...
21. Kirk Gibson
Self | Walk-Off Stories: Improbably Gibson
Kirk Gibson was born on May 28, 1957 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. He has been married to JoAnn Sklarski since December 22, 1985. They have four children.
22. Cathryn Jaymes
Producer | Drive
An entertainment industry veteran, Cathryn Jaymes helmed her management and production company successfully for nearly 30 years. She developed a reputation for tenacity, eclectic taste, and a sense of fair play, plus she introduced some of the most distinctively gifted and controversial talents in ...
23. Thomas D Williams
Actor | The Two Popes
Thomas D. Williams is an actor, author, teacher, and television personality. He worked as onscreen commentator for several news outlets, including NBC, CBS, and Sky News (UK). He played the role of an American television journalist in the Netflix original The Pope. He is also the author of 15 books...
24. Derek Houck
Actor | Cataclysmo and the Time Boys
Derek Houck was born on April 27, 1984 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Cataclysmo and the Time Boys (2007), Cataclysmo (2011) and Napoleon Bon Appétit (2010).
25. Dirk Craft
Assistant Director | National Lampoon's Van Wilder
Dirk Craft was born on December 7, 1965 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. He was an assistant director and director, known for National Lampoon's Van Wilder (2002), The Crucible (1996) and Burn Notice (2007). He was previously married to Sande Alessi. He died on March 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California, ...
26. Allyn M. Schmitz
Actor | The Domestics
Allyn M. Schmitz was born on September 28, 1946 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. He was an actor, known for The Domestics (2018) and The Retirement of Joe Corduroy (2012). He died on January 23, 2020 in Lapeer, Michigan, USA.
27. Martha Thimmesch
Actress | Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Martha Thimmesch was born on May 26, 1961 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. She was an actress, known for Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999), Homicide: Life on the Street (1993) and The Day Lincoln Was Shot (1998). She died on March 26, 2007 in Dubuque, Iowa, USA.
28. Gordon Wiles
Director | Laugh-In
Gordon Wiles was born on June 20, 1929 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. He was a director and producer, known for Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1967), Ginger in the Morning (1974) and Big John, Little John (1976). He died on April 27, 2014 in Irvine, California, USA.
29. Elvin Jones
Soundtrack | The General's Daughter
Elvin Jones was born on September 9, 1927 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. He was an actor, known for The General's Daughter (1999), Zachariah (1971) and Charmed (1998). He was previously married to Keiko Jones and Shirley DeFranco. He died on May 18, 2004 in Englewood, New Jersey, USA.
30. Kristy Connelly
Actress | Bicentennial Man
Kristy began her career doing community theater at the age of 5. She started college at the age of 16 and continued performing in theater while studying drama and English literature. She graduated from Boston College with a degree in English Literature and planned to attend law school. Instead, she...
31. Bryan Terry
Producer | Rachel Dratch's Late Night Snack
Raised in suburban Detroit, Bryan Terry first got into the entertainment business as a member of the Detroit Children's Circus. Terry spent 3 summers flying through the air as a death defying acrobat and also trained the show's mules. He broke into TV in 1994 when we wrote, produced, and hosted the...
32. Elijah Noble El
Actor | Goodnight and Goodbye
Elijah Noble El was born on January 17, 1995 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Goodnight and Goodbye (2021), Dog-Faced Honey (2016) and Baby's Breath (2017).
33. Cody Stauber
Actor | Hockey, Love and Superstitious Antics
Cody Stauber is an actor, director and cinematographer from Metro Detroit. He's a staff Director of Photography at M-1 Studios in Ferndale, MI and owner of Filmic Fondue (video production company) and C-47 (manufacturer of C-47 Production Clips). Cody is known for his height (6'7") and long hair. ...
34. Gary Wayne Allison
Writer | Spider and the Fly
Born in Michigan, raised wherever the pursuit of happiness took his family, served four years with U.S. Naval Intelligence, was a shrimp boat captain, trained in law enforcement, quit college, slaved away in corporate America, was a rock-n-roll roadie, traveled the world with a camera on his ...
35. Anthony Kilburn
Director | This Film Hates You
Anthony Kilburn was born on January 9, 1982 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. He is a director and producer, known for This Film Hates You, Chiaroscuro, Baby (2009) and Gore-e-ography: The Making of Death Harmony (2010). He has been married to Halina Lubczanska since March 10, 2012. They have two children.
36. Rob Burns
Actor | The Covenant
Rob Burns was born on May 18, 1953 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for The Covenant (2006), Beyond Borders (2003) and A Different Loyalty (2004).
37. Mark A. France
Special Effects | Descend
Mark A. France is an independent filmmaker from lower, Southeastern Michigan, and has been involved in the local film industry for over twenty years. Having started out as a special effects assistant on the science fiction horror film, "Mosquito", Mark eventually branched off and learned various ...
38. Mike Bobbitt
Self | Laughs
Mike Bobbitt got his start in entertainment in the mid 90s as a DJ at the now defunct 106.1 The Zephyr in New Orleans.
He moved back to Detroit when the radio station was sold and began a career in comedy and acting. In 2006 he formed the Desperate Houseguys comedy group featuring a rotating line up...
39. Micki King
Self | The Superstars
Micki King was born on July 26, 1944 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA.
40. Keith E. Bowden
Producer | Movie Star
An award-winning director and producer, Bowden started his path in directing while enlisted in the United States Air Force. On his off-duty time, while stationed in Germany, he directed greeting videos for the troops and Generals to send back to their family and loved ones. As a result of his ...
41. Brian D. Kline
Stunts | Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Born January 9, 1955 in Pontiac, Michigan. Adopted at eleven, then raised by adopted father. Studied computer programming, moved to Los Angeles, California. Eventually settled in Santa Monica, CA, and began to get offers for acting gigs (commercials, print work, theatrical, films, and stunts). Was ...
42. Paul Condylis
Actor | What's Up, Doc?
Paul Condylis was born on October 9, 1929 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. He was an actor, known for What's Up, Doc? (1972), Get Smart (1965) and Targets (1968). He was previously married to Judith Joy Bradford. He died on August 20, 2019.
43. Wilma Vaught
Self | The Invisible War
Wilma Vaught was born on March 15, 1930 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA.
44. Alfred Taubman
Self | Malls R Us
Alfred Taubman was born on January 31, 1924 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. He was previously married to Judith Mazor Rounick and Reva Kolodney. He died on April 17, 2015 in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, USA.
45. Roger Young
Self | Munich 1972: Games of the XX Olympiad
Roger Young was born on May 21, 1953 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA.
46. Jackson Linn
Camera Department | An Arrangement
Jackson Linn is an artist whose focal point is identifying the complex characteristics of human beings and implementing them in various forms of storytelling. Having a diverse upbringing and a fascination with the studies of Kurt Lewin, he enrolled himself in "The Identity School of Acting" to ...
47. Dan Lee
Actor | The Titan Project
Dan Sowels was born in Pontiac, Michigan and grew up in Holly. Throughout junior high he developed a fascination with film and acting which only increased in high-school. He wasn't into sports, and struggled with what he wanted to do with his life. In his sophomore year, he took dramatic arts, ...
48. Mike Lewis
Mike Lewis was born in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. Mike is known for Emergency! (1972).
49. Bill Williams
Composer | Defender of the Crown
Bill Williams was born on May 29, 1960 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. He was a composer, known for Defender of the Crown (1986), The Simpsons: Bart's Nightmare (1992) and The King of Chicago (1986). He died on May 28, 1998 in Rockport, Texas, USA.
50. Erika Schultz
Actress | August Underground's Mordum
Erika Schultz was born on December 27, 1976 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. She is an actress, known for August Underground's Mordum (2003).