Birth Place Matching "Wichita, Kansas, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Drop Dead Gorgeous
Kirstie Alley was born on January 12, 1951 in Wichita, Kansas, USA as Kirstie Louise Alley. She is an actress and producer, known for Drop Dead Gorgeous (1999), Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982) and Look Who's Talking (1989). She was previously married to Parker Stevenson and Robert Alley.
Actor | Rough Night
American actor and model Colton Lee Haynes was born in Wichita, Kansas, to Dana Denise (Mitchell) and William Clayton Haynes. He began modeling at age 15 and his first success came with an Abercrombie & Fitch campaign. He also modeled for J.C. Penney, Kira Plastinina, and Ralph Lauren. He is best ...
Actress | Gossip Girl
Amara Zaragoza is an actress/writer/director who loves playing music, traveling and riding horses. She is a native of Kansas who moved to Los Angeles to pursue acting after being cast off the street for her first project. One of her first acting jobs was on the longtime WB hit Smallville. That ...
Actress | Gone with the Wind
After working as early as the 1910s as a band vocalist, Hattie McDaniel debuted as a maid in The Golden West (1932). Her maid-mammy characters became steadily more assertive, showing up first in Judge Priest (1934) and becoming pronounced in Alice Adams (1935). In this one, directed by George ...
Actor | Benji
Christopher Connelly was born on September 8, 1941 in Wichita, Kansas, USA as Thomas Maume Connelly. He was an actor, known for Benji (1974), Atlantis Interceptors (1983) and Airwolf (1984). He was married to Cindy Carol. He died on December 7, 1988 in Burbank, California, USA.
9. Bill Allen
Actor | Brothers
Bill Allen was born in Wichita, Kansas, November 7, 1962. He moved to Dallas, Texas at the age of four. Having made his acting debut in a junior high school production of Ray Bradbury's "Dandelion Wine", he attended various acting workshops at Richardson High School. After graduation, he began to ...
11. Jo Andres
Director | Black Kites
Jo Andres was an American filmmaker, choreographer and artist.
Andres first became known on the kinetic downtown New York performance scene of the 1980s for her film/dance/light performances, shown at The Performing Garage, La Mama E.T.C., P.S. 122, St. Marks Danspace, and the Collective for Living ...
12. Jeff Probst
Producer | Survivor
Jeff Probst is the Emmy Award-winning host of Survivor (2000). He won the inaugural Emmy for Best Reality Show Host in 2008 and again in 2009. Probst also received an Emmy as Host/Producer of Survivor (2000) back in 2001.
He was also voted one of People Magazine's Most Beautiful People.
As a ...
13. Alan Fudge
Actor | The Natural
Alan Fudge was an American actor known for being part of the cast of four television programs: Man from Atlantis, Eischied, Paper Dolls, and Bodies of Evidence, along with a recurring role (eighteen appearances over eight years, as of 2005) on 7th Heaven.
Fudge was born in Wichita, Kansas. He has ...
14. Taryn Southern
Actress | Private High Musical
Taryn Southern is a digital personality, writer, producer, director and songwriter with more than 500 million views across her internet videos. In 2018, she produced the world's first pop album composed with artificial intelligence (I AM AI) and wrote and produced a Streamy-nominated immersive ...
15. Laurel Goodwin
Actress | Star Trek
Born in 1942 in Wichita, Kansas, Laurel Goodwin, was a child model. Girls! Girls! Girls! (1962) was Ms. Goodwin's first movie. She only made 3 more movies, but appeared in many TV series; and she was in the "pilot" [Star Trek: The Cage (1965- which has an actual copyright date of 1964)] for Star ...
17. Allan Graf
Stunts | Due Date
Graf is one of Hollywood's premier 2nd unit directors and stunt coordinators whose 35 year career behind the cameras includes the staging of stunts in over five dozen films while directing second unit action on three dozen features, including such recent films as Todd Phillips' comedy "Due Date", "...
18. Reylynn Caster
Actress | The Young and the Restless
Reylynn Caster is a resident of Los Angeles, California, where she stars as Faith Newman on CBS's "The Young and The Restless". She can also be seen as Lola Wight on the Netflix Original/WWE production, "The Big Show Show" alongside WWE superstar The Big Show (Paul Wight). She formerly appeared in ...
20. Joe Walsh
Soundtrack | The Warriors
Joe Walsh was born on November 20, 1947 in Wichita, Kansas, USA as Joseph Fidler Walsh. He is an actor and composer, known for The Warriors (1979), Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982) and Spy Game (2001). He has been married to Marjorie Bach since December 13, 2008. He was previously married to ...
21. Bob Harks
Actor | Forrest Gump
Bob Harks came from a rather large family where his father was a salesman for oil rig companies and where his mother was a stay at home mother. Throughout his life he was very devoted to his family but like most people, he yearned to get out and see the world.
Harks eventually drifted to California ...
25. Vivian Schilling
Actress | Na pude aneb Kdo má dneska narozeniny?
Vivian Schilling is an accomplished novelist, screenwriter, actor and filmmaker. Born and raised in Kansas, she attended the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute in Los Angeles and also studied under the legendary Stella Adler before embarking upon a multifaceted career. Working both in front and behind...
26. W. Eugene Smith
W. Eugene Smith was born on December 30, 1918 in Wichita, Kansas, USA as William Eugene Smith. He is known for his work on Objective Camera, Subjective Truth (1975). He was married to Eileen Mioko. He died on October 15, 1978 in Tucson, Arizona, USA.
29. Sam McDaniel
Actor | The Great Lie
Sam McDaniel was born on January 28, 1886 in Wichita, Kansas, USA as Samuel Rufus McDaniel. He was an actor, known for The Great Lie (1941), I Was Framed (1942) and All Through the Night (1942). He died on September 24, 1962 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
31. Nancy Harewood
Actress | Beyond Westworld
Nancy Harewood was born on January 11, 1950 in Wichita, Kansas, USA as Nancy Denninghoff. She is an actress, known for Beyond Westworld (1980), Remington Steele (1982) and Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987). She is married to Dorian Harewood. They have two children.
32. Ralph Reed
Actor | Lone Star
Ralph Reed "Freeto", worked as an actor from 1938 to 1965. Attended UCLA in 1953. Korean War Veteran, discharged in 1955. He was best known for playing Billy Clanton in five episodes of the Life and Legand of Wyatt Earp. Moved to Orange County, California in 1962 and had been in Real Estate for the...
33. Justin France
Actor | Death Alley
Justin France was born August 8th, 1984 in Wichita, KS. Spending most of his life growing up in Clearwater, KS. Justin spent his youth growing an extensive resume in theatre. Some of his credits include Arcadia, Heaven Can Wait, For The Love of Juliet! and Tuna Christmas. Justin is known for his ...
Actress | Fatal Attraction
Marilyn Schreffler was born on June 14, 1945 in Wichita, Kansas, USA as Marilyn Sue Schreffler. She is known for her work on Fatal Attraction (1987), The Golden Child (1986) and Jaws: The Revenge (1987). She died on January 7, 1988 in Los Angeles County, California, USA.
38. Eric Parkinson
Producer | Meltdown
Parkinson is known within the industry primarily for his film marketing and distribution skills, especially with respect to the U.S. Home Video Market. As a film distributor, he has handled the release of over 1,500 titles, including major hits such as "The Terminator", "Little Nemo" and "...
41. Jonathan Starch
Producer | The Walking Dead: World Beyond
Producer, Production Manager, and Assistant Director on a range of television, feature film, and commercial projects in many US cities, Europe and Asia.
Wichita, Kansas native, BFA from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts in 1981, Directors Guild of America since 1989, PGA member
He lives in the beautiful...
42. Ruby Dandridge
Actress | Beulah
Ruby Dandridge was born on March 3, 1900 in Wichita, Kansas, USA as Ruby Jean Butler. She was an actress, known for Beulah (1950), Cabin in the Sky (1943) and Melody Parade (1943). She was married to Cyril Dandridge. She died on October 17, 1987 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
43. Kathleen Hite
Writer | Gunsmoke
Kathleen Hite began her long and successful career in radio and television following her graduation from the University of Wichita (later Wichita State University) in 1938; she worked at Wichita radio station KANS from 1943-1950. She then moved to California and was hired as a secretary at CBS. She...
44. Robert Ballard
Director | The Search for Kennedy's PT 109
Robert Ballard was born on June 30, 1942 in Wichita, Kansas, USA as Robert Duane Ballard. He is known for his work on The Search for Kennedy's PT 109 (2002), SeaQuest 2032 (1993) and National Geographic Explorer (1985). He has been married to Barbara Earle Ballard since January 12, 1991. They have ...
46. Eric Harris
Director | Radioactive Clothing
Eric Harris was born on April 9, 1981 in Wichita, Kansas, USA as Eric David Harris. He was a director and actor, known for Radioactive Clothing (1998), Hitmen for Hire (1998) and Active Shooter: America Under Fire (2017). He died on April 20, 1999 in Littleton, Colorado, USA.
49. Patricia Powell
Actress | Lux Playhouse
Patricia Powell was born on October 22, 1929 in Wichita, Kansas, USA as Patricia Ann Bargainer. She was an actress, known for Lux Playhouse (1958), Peter Gunn (1958) and Lux Video Theatre (1950). She was married to Aaron Gary Fieger, Raymond R. Herrmann, Jr., Frank Atlass, Daniel Arnstein and ...