Birth Place Matching "Staten Island, New York, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | The Dirt
Pete Davidson is an American comedian and actor who is a featured player on Saturday Night Live (1975), as of September 2014. He was raised on Staten Island, New York, and is the son of Amy (Waters) and Scott Matthew Davidson. Pete's father, a firefighter, died during the 9/11 attacks.
Soundtrack | Scrooged
New York City born David Johansen sang in Rock & Roll dance bands as a teenager, joining Charles Ludlum's Ridiculous Theater and starting the New York Dolls.
The highly influential Dolls made two iconic Rock & Roll records before disbanding in the mid seventies. At this time he created the David ...
Soundtrack | The Voice (USA)
Christina Maria Aguilera was born on December 18, 1980 in Staten Island, New York City to Shelly Loraine Kearns (born: Shelly Loraine Fidler), a musician & Fausto Wagner Xavier Aguilera Monge, a U.S. army sergeant. Her father is Ecuadorian and her mother, who is American-born, has English, ...
Actor | Big
Born and raised in New York City, Robert Loggia studied journalism at the University of Missouri before moving back to New York to pursue acting. He trained at the Actors Studio while doing stage work. From the late 1950s he was a familiar face on TV, usually as authoritative figures. Loggia also ...
6. Eric Close
Actor | Without a Trace
Eric was born in Staten Island, New York, May 24. His father is an orthopedic surgeon and his mother is an artist. Eric is the eldest of three brothers. He graduated with a B.A. in communications from the University of Southern California in 1989. He married Keri Moyers in 1995 and they have two ...
7. Theo Rossi
Actor | Luke Cage
Theo Rossi was born on June 4, 1975 in Staten Island, New York City, New York, USA as John Theodore Rossi. He is an actor and producer, known for Luke Cage (2016), Sons of Anarchy (2008) and Lowriders (2016). He has been married to Meghan McDermott since November 17, 2014. They have two children.
Brendan Sexton III was born on February 21, 1980 in Staten Island, New York City, New York, USA as Brendan Eugene Sexton. He is an actor, known for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017), Russian Doll (2019) and Boys Don't Cry (1999).
11. John Dehner
Actor | The Right Stuff
Unlike many actors, John Dehner's career didn't begin on the stage or on radio. He started out as an animator for Walt Disney Studios, then worked as a disc jockey and a professional pianist. He made his film debut in the 1940s, and has appeared in dozens of films. A tall and distinguished looking ...
Actor | CSI: NY
Carmine Giovinazzo was born on August 24, 1973 in Richmond [now Staten Island], New York City, New York, USA as Carmine Dominick Giovinazzo. He is an actor, known for CSI: NY (2008), Graceland (2013) and Black Hawk Down (2001). He was previously married to Vanessa Marcil.
13. James Murray
Producer | Impractical Jokers
James Murray was born on May 1, 1976 in Staten Island, New York City, New York, USA as James Stephen Murray. He is a producer and actor, known for Impractical Jokers (2011), Awakened (2018) and Impractical Jokers: After Party (2017). He was previously married to Jenna Vulcano.
Actor | Half Nelson
Tristan Wilds was born in Staten Island, New York. In 2005, at the age of 15, Tristan made his television debut as AJ in the mini-series Miracle Boys. After that, he took his talents to a different venue and tried his hand in theater. He worked with Phylicia Rashad and the Roundabout Theater ...
16. Sal Vulcano
Producer | Impractical Jokers: The Movie
Sal Vulcano was born on November 6, 1976 in Staten Island, New York City, New York, USA as Salvatore Edward Anthony Vulcano. He is a producer and actor, known for Impractical Jokers: The Movie, 12 Monkeys (2015) and The Comedy Roast of Jesus Christ (2007).
17. Edward Platt
Actor | North by Northwest
Forever and fondly remembered as Don Adams' foil on the popular Mel Brooks/Buck Henry spy series Get Smart (1965), character actor Ed Platt (also billed as Edward C. Platt) had been around for two decades prior to copping that rare comedy role. Born in Staten Island, New York, he inherited an ...
19. Joe Gatto
Producer | Impractical Jokers: The Movie
Joe Gatto was born on June 5, 1976 in Staten Island, New York City, New York, USA as Joseph Anthony Gatto Jr. He is a producer and actor, known for Impractical Jokers: The Movie, Superdude & Friend (2005) and 12 Monkeys (2015). He has been married to Bessy Gatto since September 2, 2013. They ...
20. Jeremy Luke
Actor | Don Jon
Jeremy Luke was born and raised in South Beach, Staten Island. After trying the traditional route (5 high schools in 4 years) Jeremy became a nightclub promoter and in his free time started acting as an outlet. He began studying in earnest at the College of Staten Island and continued his career in...
24. Allen Jenkins
Actor | Tomorrow at Seven
Both of Allen Jenkins' parents were musical comedy performers, and he entered the theater as a stage mechanic after World War I, after having spent time working in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. Although his screen persona was that of a not-too-bright Brooklyn tough guy, Jenkins attended the American ...
25. Patti Hansen
Actress | They All Laughed
Patti Hansen was born on March 17, 1956 in Richmond [now Staten Island], New York City, New York, USA as Patricia Elvina Hansen. She is an actress, known for They All Laughed (1981), Rich Kids (1979) and Hard to Hold (1984). She has been married to Keith Richards since December 18, 1983. They have ...
26. Greg Rikaart
Actor | The Young and the Restless
Born in Brooklyn, raised on Staten Island, New York. He graduated with honors from Villanova University (PA) in 1999. Spent a semester in college interning for a congressman on Capitol Hill. He went to Los Angeles to pursue acting and landed a recurring role as a gay student on "Dawson's Creek." ...
28. Vinny Guadagnino
Actor | The Gate of Fallen Angels
Vinny Guadagnino was born on November 11, 1987 in Staten Island, New York City, New York, USA as Vincent Joseph Guadagnino. He is an actor and writer, known for The Gate of Fallen Angels (2009), 90210 (2008) and Jersey Shore Shark Attack (2012).
Actor | The Three Stooges
Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino was born on July 4, 1982 in New Brighton, Staten Island, New York City, New York, USA as Michael Sorrentino. He is an actor and producer, known for The Three Stooges (2012), Jersey Shore (2009) and What's Your Emergency (2015).
30. Mabel Normand
Actress | Mickey
Mabel Normand was one of the comedy greats of early film. In an era when women are deemed 'not funny enough' it seems film history has forgotten her contributions. Her films debuted the Keystone Cops, Charlie Chaplin's tramp and the pie in the face gag. She co-starred with both Chaplin and Roscoe "...
31. Vito Picone
Actor | Goodfellas
Vito Joseph Picone was born to Frank and Jennie Picone in South Beach, Staten Island in 1941. His father died when he was only six, leaving him with his mother (pregnant with his only younger brother) and his grandfather. At the age of sixteen, his song "Little Star" propelled his band, The Elegants...
32. Joan Baez
Soundtrack | The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
Joan Baez was the middle daughter of Albert Vinicio and Joan Bridge Baez. At age 10, her father took a job (and the family) to Baghdad, Iraq, for a year, after which they moved to Palo Alto, CA, home of Stanford University. In 1956, she bought her first guitar and heard Martin Luther King, Jr.'s ...
Self | Concert for America
When she walks into a store in her Brooklyn neighborhood, Ingrid Michaelson is rarely recognized. But once she hands over her credit card to pay, the clerk often pauses, brightens up and, enthusiastically, offers a bit of trivia: "Did you know that there's a singer named Ingrid Michaelson?" This ...
35. Dominick Brascia
Actor | Friday the 13th: A New Beginning
Dominick Brascia was born on April 6, 1957 in Staten Island, New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor and director, known for Friday the 13th: A New Beginning (1985), Evil Laugh (1986) and Hard Rock Nightmare (1988). He died on November 26, 2018 in Bozeman, Montana, USA.
36. Ghostface Killah
Soundtrack | Iron Man
Born and raised in the heart of Staten Island, New York, Ghostface Killah, born Dennis Coles, is a very well-known member of Wu-Tang Clan, the celebrated hip-hop group. Emerging from a childhood filled with poverty, he puts his all into his projects and everything he rhymes about basically stems ...
41. Jennifer Youngs
Actress | Angelo My Love
Born into show business December 1972 in New York City, Jennifer grew up on movie sets. She spent the 90's working as an actress, After portraying the character, Ingrid, in "Doctor Quinn Medicine Woman" for 3 years, Ingrid perishes from a rabid wolf bite. So Jennifer decided to put all her energy ...
42. Don Stewart
Actor | American Ninja
Don Stewart was born to George and Marian Stewart on November 14, 1935. He spent his youth in Nebraska with his older brother, George, and his younger brother and sister, Jack and Marilyn. He then moved to New York and began studying opera. He worked on and off Broadway, and even understudied for ...
43. Jason Pace
Actor | Girlfriends
Jason earned his Bachelor's Degree in Psychology and a Master's Degree in Education/Child Development at Wagner College. Originally, a New York actor, he was seen in over 100 commercials and various recurring roles on television shows such as Kate & Allie, As the World turns and One Life to Live as...
44. Vic Dibitetto
Actor | Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2
Vic is best known for his viral video "Bread & Milk" nearing 12 million views on Youtube. This video has brought about a new wave of fans and followers for Vic both on social media and on the stand up comedy circuit.
A powerful performer, comedian Vic DiBitetto churns energy, honesty and humanity ...
45. Kathy Brier
Actress | One Life to Live
Kathy Brier was born on March 10, 1975 in Staten Island, New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for One Life to Live (1968), Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001) and Boardwalk Empire (2010). She has been married to Jason Munt since September 20, 2010. They have one child.
46. Victoria Simone
Actress | Viral Beauty
Victoria Simone is an actress and filmmaker born in Staten Island New York where she attended ballet, tap, jazz and gymnastics as young as 5 years old. Her and her family later moved to Colonia New Jersey at age 9 where she enrolled in Martial Arts and was asked to join an underground SWAT team. In...