Birth Place Matching "Shaker Heights, Ohio, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
2. Paul Newman
Actor | The Hustler
Screen legend, superstar, and the man with the most famous blue eyes in movie history, Paul Leonard Newman was born on January 26, 1925, in Cleveland, Ohio, the second son of Arthur Sigmund Newman (died 1950) and Theresa Fetsko (died 1982). His elder brother was Arthur S. Newman Jr., named for ...
Actress | Superstar
Molly Shannon spent six seasons as a member of the repertory company on Saturday Night Live (1995 - 2001), primarily known for the eclectic characters she created, such as Mary Katherine Gallagher, Sally O'Malley, Helen Madden: Licensed Joyologist, and Terry Rialto, the National Public Radio host ...
4. Fred Willard
Actor | Best in Show
Fred Willard radiated a unique charm that established him as one of the industry's most gifted comic actors, first coming to prominence as ambitious but dimwitted sidekick Jerry Hubbard to Martin Mull's smarmy talk-show host Barth Gimble in the devastating satirical series Fernwood Tonight (1977). ...
5. Kym Whitley
Actress | Rango
Kym Whitley was born in Cleveland, Ohio and raised in Khartoum, Sudan (Africa). Kym knew she was blessed with the gift to make people laugh, after a chance encounter with Redd Foxx, who told her "she had the Comedic Goods". Kym began living her dream as a stand up comedian in Hollywood. Kym Whitley...
6. David Wain
Writer | Wet Hot American Summer
David Wain was born and raised in Shaker Heights, Ohio.
He met the other members of the comedy troupe The State while a film student at NYU, where he graduated from in 1991.
As part of The State, he co-created and co-starred on their self-titled MTV sketch comedy show in the mid 90's. He then ...
7. Jamie Babbit
Director | But I'm a Cheerleader
Jamie Babbit was born on November 16, 1970 in Shaker Heights, Ohio, USA as Jamie Merrill Babbit. She is a director and producer, known for But I'm a Cheerleader (1999), Silicon Valley (2014) and Girls (2012). She has been married to Karey Dornetto since 2014.
8. Marisa Saks
Actress | Scary Movie 5
Bravo TV's Millionaire Matchmaker star is also Founder and CEO 'Caviar Lifestyles' social connection app. A true mid-west girl, born and raised on the east side suburbs of Cleveland, Ohio, Marisa graduated from The Ohio State with a BA in Journalism and Dramatic Arts. Like a true Gemini, her ...
Actress | Road House
Lisa Michelle Axelrod is best known for her roles in blockbuster films and music videos of the 1980's. Her career was cut short after a tragic car accident on Mothers Day 1989, a month before her college graduation and the premiere of "Roadhouse" for MGM. While in recovery, her fiance passed away ...
11. Shereé Whitfield
Actress | Scary Movie 5
Shereé Whitfield is an alumna of the hit Bravo reality series "The Real Housewives of Atlanta," as a single mother of three. In 2008 Shereé was handpicked to join the Atlanta cast of the hit "Real Housewives" reality series, where helped to quickly brand the "Real Housewives of Atlanta" to be #1 on...
13. Chris Rose
Actor | Mr. 3000
MLB Network Studio Host Chris Rose is an MLB Network studio host, where he regularly appears on Intentional Talk.
On April 4, 2011, MLB Network debuted Intentional Talk, an open forum hosted by Rose and Kevin Millar, where everyone and everything are the subject of discussion and opinion. ...
15. Erica Levy
Self | Fox & Friends
Born in Shaker Heights, Ohio; Erica Michelle Levy Rivera is the daughter of Nancy (née Malevan) and the late Howard Levy (who succumbed to prostate cancer; November 19, 1944 - September 26, 2007). A television producer who worked for NBC Universal, Erica Levy met and married Geraldo Rivera, who is ...
Production Manager | Slap Shot
Arthur S. Newman Jr. was born on January 22, 1924 in Shaker Heights, Ohio, USA as Arthur Sigmond Newman Jr. He was a production manager and actor, known for Slap Shot (1977), Cool Hand Luke (1967) and Rachel, Rachel (1968). He was married to Pattie. He died on December 7, 2020.
Actress | Haupt Air
Gwyn studied theater and play writing at Carnegie-Mellon University, and was an Emmy Award nominated Daytime TV actress with over a dozen contract and recurring roles- as well as appearing on Primetime TV series and pilots. Favorites include: All My Children, (ABC), Guiding Light (CBS), As The ...
20. Sam Englebardt
Producer | Paris, je t'aime
Sam Englebardt is a media and technology investor and content producer who has created, acquired and/or financed a broad range of traditional and digital businesses and numereous films and television shows over the past decade.
Today Englebardt is a co-founder and partner at Galaxy Digital, a ...
25. Roger Penske
Self | Formula 1
Roger Penske was born on February 20, 1937 in Shaker Heights, Ohio, USA as Roger Searle Penske. He is known for his work on Formula 1 (1950), The Racing Scene (1969) and NASCAR on Fox (2001). He has been married to Kathryn Hulbert since August 3, 1973. They have three children. He was previously ...
Michael Goldstein was born on June 7, 1938 in Shaker Heights, Ohio, USA. He is known for his work on The Last Experience, Midsummer Rock (1970) and American Masters (1985). He was married to Nancy Arnold. He died on May 19, 2018 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA.
27. John Bixler
Actor | Burn Notice
John Bixler performed in 27 shows at Red House in Syracuse, NY as a member of the Acting Company. Favorites include "Into the Woods," "Medea," "Broadway Bound," "Gross Indecency," "The Cherry Orchard," "Macbeth" (SALT Award - Best Actor), "The Baltimore Waltz," "The Full Monty," "Noises Off," "...