underrated actor

by ryanzanhoffman | created - 05 Jul 2012 | updated - 12 Sep 2012 | Public

1. David Fabrizio

Actor | Superman Returns

David Fabrizio is an actor, known for Superman Returns (2006), Get Smart (2008) and Rendition (2007).

2. John Barrowman

Actor | Torchwood

Born in Glasgow, Scotland, and raised in Joliet, Illinois. He returned to the UK, for a 6 month Shakespeare semester with the United States International University of San Diego, but left to star in the musical production of "Anything Goes," with Elaine Page. He went on to star in "Miss Saigon," "...

3. John Schneider

Actor | The Dukes of Hazzard

John Richard Schneider IV was born April 8, 1960, in Mt. Kisco, New York, to Shirley and John Richard "Jack" Schneider III, a pilot and U.S. Air Force veteran. His parents divorced when he was two. John began acting at the age of eight. He was in many plays in New York. He and his mother moved to ...

4. David Starzyk

Actor | Criminal Minds

Born and raised in Springfield, MA, he began acting while in college, at first as an exercise to overcome stammering, which, he discovered, magically disappeared while on stage. He spent the next several years starring in his collegiate productions, then moving back and forth from Boston to London ...

5. Paul Keeley

Actor | Parenthood

Paul Keeley is an actor, known for Parenthood (1989), Romy and Michele's High School Reunion (1997) and Mission: Impossible III (2006).

6. Karl Makinen

Actor | The Walking Dead

Karl Edward Makinen Jr., born in Queens, New York to Marilyn and Karl Sr., (aka Detective Eddie Makinen, NYPD) moved to Long Island at the age of two. Growing up fishing, swimming and boating on Lake Ronkonkoma gave him a great childhood. He and his three brothers Michael, Shawn and Josef did what ...

7. Patrick Fabian

Actor | The Last Exorcism

A working actor for over 20 years whose jobs have taken him all over the country and the world, Patrick's credits include playing with everyone from Angela Lansbury to Xena.

Hailing from Central Pennsylvania and armed with a BFA in Performance from Penn State University, Patrick went west to earn an...

8. Matt Winston

Actor | Halloween H20: 20 Years Later

Matt Winston was born on February 3, 1970. He is an actor and producer, known for Halloween H20: 20 Years Later (1998), Little Miss Sunshine (2006) and A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001). He has been married to Amy Smallman since October 11, 1998. They have two children.

9. John Newton

Actor | Alive

John Newton was born on December 29, 1965 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA as John Haymes Newton. He is an actor, known for Alive (1993), The Christmas Card (2006) and Melrose Place (1992). He has been married to Jennifer Newton since October 7, 2006. They have one child.

10. Matthew Glave

Actor | The Wedding Singer

Matthew Glave was born on August 19, 1963 in Saginaw, Michigan, USA. He is an actor, known for The Wedding Singer (1998), Argo (2012) and Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce (2014). He has been married to Anita Barone since 2000. They have two children.

11. Peter Onorati

Actor | Goodfellas

Peter Onorati was born and raised in Boonton, New Jersey. He attended college at Lycoming College, where he received his B.A. degree in Business Administration. He was an NCAA all-conference wide receiver, and signed up to play in the World Football League, which quickly collapsed. He then enrolled...

12. Michael Guarnera

Actor | Desperate Housewives

Michael Guarnera is an actor and producer, known for Desperate Housewives (2004), Death House (2018) and How Sweet It Is (2013).

13. Boo Arnold

Actor | Nashville

Earl "Boo" Arnold was raised in a small town in central Texas. His father gave him the nickname "Boo" early in life and it stuck, long before he ever thought he needed a stage name.

Arnold graduated with a BA in Advertising and Marketing from Texas Tech University in 1989 where he played baseball ...

14. Doug Savant

Actor | Desperate Housewives

Doug Savant was born on June 21, 1964 in Burbank, California, USA as Douglas Peter Savant. He is an actor, known for Desperate Housewives (2004), Godzilla (1998) and Trick or Treat (1986). He has been married to Laura Leighton since May 1998. They have two children. He was previously married to ...

15. Mark Moses

Actor | Platoon

Mark Moses was born in New York City and grew up in Evanston, Illinois. He played quarterback for his high school in Evanston, and went on to play another year at Ithaca College, in upstate New York, where he majored in English before dropping out and traveling abroad. Mark then got into NYU's ...

16. Tuc Watkins

Actor | The Mummy

Tuc Watkins was born on September 2, 1966 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA as Charles Curtis Watkins III. He is an actor and producer, known for The Mummy (1999), One Life to Live (1968) and The Good Shepherd (2006).

17. Richard Burgi

Actor | The Green Inferno

Richard Burgi was born on July 30, 1958, in Montclair, New Jersey (a town roughly 15 miles west of New York City), to a musical family: His father was a drummer, his mother was a singer, and one of his three siblings became a drummer. Burgi started participating in community theater during his ...

18. Charles Mesure

Actor | Street Legal

Charles Mesure was born Wednesday, August 12, 1970, in Somerset, England. When he was five, his family moved to Australia and he grew up in Sydney.

He studied law at Sydney University and was very active in SUDS, the school's dramatic society. He sang tenor in an a capella group called Cinco. After ...

19. Michael McGrady

Actor | Beyond

Michael was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest in Washington State. He studied Business Administration at The University of Washington with plans to attend Law school. However, after having overcome a bout with malignant melanoma at the age of 19 - the same cancer that took his father's life ...

20. Michael Cudlitz

Actor | Grosse Pointe Blank

Michael Cudlitz was born on December 29, 1964 in Long Island, New York, USA. He is known for his work on Grosse Pointe Blank (1997), Sex Drive (2008) and Southland (2009). He is married to Rachel Cudlitz. They have two children.

21. Edward Burns

Actor | Saving Private Ryan

Edward Fitzgerald Burns was born January 29, 1968 in Woodside, Queens, New York. He is the second of three children of Molly (McKenna), who worked for the Federal Aviation Administration at Kennedy Airport, and Edward J. Burns, a police sergeant and active spokesperson for the New York Police Dept....

22. Adam Grimes

Actor | The Last Exorcism

Adam Grimes was born on June 18, 1976 in Burlington, Vermont, USA. He is an actor and director, known for The Last Exorcism (2010), 2010: Moby Dick (2010) and Star Trek: Enterprise (2001).

23. Graham Shiels

Actor | Guardians of the Galaxy

Graham Alexander Shiels was born in Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, December 26th, 1975. In his teens he moved to Vancouver, British Columbia. His father, David Shiels, was a Chemical Engineer and his mother, Barbara (Brown), a Radiology Technician. He earned his MFA in Acting from the Yale School of ...

24. Steve Burton

Actor | General Hospital

Steve Burton was born on June 28, 1970 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA as Jack Stephen Burton. He is an actor and director, known for General Hospital (1963), Fainaru fantajî sebun adobento chirudoren (2005) and The Last Castle (2001). He has been married to Sheree Gustin since January 16, 1999...

25. Ingo Rademacher

Actor | General Hospital

Ingo Rademacher - Australian Actor is best known for his long-running leading role of Jax on ABC's "General Hospital", Ingo Rademacher. He was a model in Brisbane and Sydney before landing his first acting role playing Sean Hayden on the Australian Series "Paradise Beach" (1993). He made the move ...

26. Greg Vaughan

Actor | Charmed

James Gregory Vaughan, Jr., was born in Dallas, Texas, on June 15, 1973, and was raised in both the big city of Dallas and the small German town of Fredericksburg, Texas, from his preschool years through his early teens, graduating from Mesquite High in 1991. Vaughan was involved in sports, student...

27. Ted King

Actor | Charmed

Ted King was raised in Maryland, California and New York. He attended the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University where he studied film direction. King co-founded the Portal Theatre Company in New York City and has been a strong presence in New York Theatre for several years. King worked as...

28. Brandon Barash

Actor | Major Crimes

Brandon Barash was born on October 4, 1979 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Brandon Joseph Barash. He is an actor and producer, known for Major Crimes (2012), General Hospital (1963) and Timeless (2016). He was previously married to Kirsten Storms.

29. John J. York

Actor | General Hospital

John J. York was born on December 10, 1958 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as John Joseph Robert York. He is an actor, known for General Hospital (1963), Werewolf (1987) and All My Children (1970). He has been married to Vicki Manners since August 15, 1986. They have one child.

30. Jonathan Jackson

Actor | The Deep End of the Ocean

Jonathan Jackson was born in Orlando, Florida, to Jeanine (Sharp), an officer manager, and Dr. Rick Lee Jackson, a family doctor and country musician. He is the younger brother of actor/singer Richard Lee Jackson and Candice E. Jackson. His ancestry includes English, German, Finnish, Scottish, and ...

31. Chad Brannon

Actor | The Bling Ring

Chad Brannon was born on August 31, 1979 in Tomball, Texas, USA as Chad Allen Brannon. He is an actor and director, known for The Bling Ring (2013), General Hospital (1963) and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000). He has been married to Carly since May 28, 2006. They have three children.

32. Aiden Turner

Actor | All My Children

Aiden Turner was born on April 2, 1977 in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, England as Aiden John Turner. He is an actor, known for All My Children (1970), To Have and to Hold (2015) and Single Ladies (2011).

33. Andrew Jackson

Actor | Deadly Betrayal

Andrew Jackson was born in Newmarket, Ontario Canada to an armed forces padre and high school music teacher. As a child, Andrew enjoyed having access to the family music room complete with 20 instruments. He quickly developed an ear for music and sound. The highly talented actor has worked ...

34. Justin Bruening

Actor | Good Behavior

Justin Bruening was born on September 24, 1979 in St. Helena, Nebraska, USA as Justin S. Bruening. He is an actor, known for Good Behavior (2016), Grey's Anatomy (2005) and Ringer (2011). He has been married to Alexa Havins since June 5, 2005. They have one child.

35. Jeff Branson

Actor | Supergirl

Jeff Branson was born on March 10, 1977 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Jeffrey Dale Branson. He is an actor, known for Supergirl (2015), I Spit on Your Grave (2010) and The Big Bad Swim (2006). He has been married to Jaimie Foley since September 6, 2015. They have one child.

36. Jason Alan Caine

Actor | Escape from the Night

Jason Alan Caine is an actor, known for Escape from the Night (2003), As the World Turns (1956) and All My Children (1970).

37. Justin Theroux

Actor | Mulholland Dr.

Justin was born and raised in Washington, D.C, the son of Phyllis (Grissim), a writer for The Washington Post, and Eugene Theroux, a corporate lawyer. He is a nephew of writer Paul Theroux and a cousin of journalists Louis Theroux and Marcel Theroux. His father is of French-Canadian and Italian ...

38. Austin Nichols

Actor | The Day After Tomorrow

Austin Nichols was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and was raised in Austin, Texas until the age of eighteen, when he moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in acting. He graduated from the University of Southern California in 2002 with a degree in creative writing. His role in Six Feet Under led to ...

39. David Charvet

Actor | Melrose Place

David Charvet, who rose to international fame on the hit shows Baywatch (1989) and Melrose Place (1992), is now moving into the feature front, having completed production on starring roles in two films this year.

In the sports feature Green Flash (2008), Charvet plays "Cameron Day", a star ...

40. David Gallagher

Actor | 7th Heaven

David Lee Gallagher was born on February 9, 1985 in College Point, New York, to Elena (Lopez) and Darren James Gallagher. His stepfather is Vincent Casey. David is of Irish (father) and Cuban (mother) descent. At not even two years old, he landed his first print ad job and he has since done ...

41. Devon Sawa

Actor | Final Destination

Devon started his career as young actor in Vancouver, Canada. First in the theater, and then moving onto smaller roles on TV. His breakout role was the title character in the Universal motion picture, Casper. He went on to star in many more films during his teens such as Now and Then, Little Giants...

42. Eddie Cibrian

Actor | The Cave

Eddie Cibrian was born on June 16, 1973 in Burbank, California, USA as Edward Carl Cibrian. He is an actor, known for The Cave (2005), Sunset Beach (1997) and Third Watch (1999). He has been married to LeAnn Rimes since April 22, 2011. He was previously married to Brandi Glanville.

43. Eric Dane

Actor | X-Men: The Last Stand

Eric Dane was born on November 9, 1972, in San Francisco, California, the older of two brothers. His father is an architect and interior designer based in San Francisco. His mother, Leah (Cohn), was a homemaker. His ancestry includes English, German, Finnish, Russian Jewish, and Austrian Jewish, ...

44. George Stults

Actor | 7th Heaven

George Stults was born on August 16, 1975 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as George Sheehy Stults. He is an actor and producer, known for 7th Heaven (1996), Night Skies (2007) and Super Capers: The Origins of Ed and the Missing Bullion (2009).

45. Geoff Stults

Actor | Wedding Crashers

Geoff Stults was born in Detroit and raised in Colorado. Attended Whittier College from 1994-1998, where he performed in some theatrical productions and played division III football. Played professional Football in Europe as a wide receiver. He acted in the long running show, 7th Heaven (1996), in ...

46. Ivan Sergei

Actor | Jack & Jill

Ivan Sergei was born on May 7, 1971 in Hawthorne, New Jersey, USA as Ivan Sergei Gaudio. He is an actor and director, known for Jack & Jill (1999), The Opposite of Sex (1998) and Crossing Jordan (2001). He was previously married to Tanya.

47. Jeremy Jackson

Actor | Baywatch

Jeremy Jackson At the tender age of six, Jeremy Jackson got his first taste of show business, booking his first successful commercial for Mattel. From this Jeremy exploded onto the commercial scene starring in dozens of national network ad campaigns including television and print. In addition to ...

48. Judson Mills

Actor | Walker, Texas Ranger

Judson Mills was born in Washington, DC, and grew up in northern Virginia in a house built by George Washington. Washington was a young surveyor in the area and the home is a historical landmark. Mills grew up hunting and fishing, and was most interested in sports, particularly football.

Judson ...

49. James Marsters

Actor | Buffy the Vampire Slayer

James graduated from Davis High School and attended Juilliard, the Pacific Conservatory of the Performing Arts, and the American Conservatory Theatre. After spending ten years doing stage work he finally moved to L.A. to pursue a career in film and television. After appearing in several guest roles...

50. Lucas Black

Actor | Sling Blade

Lucas York Black was born on November 29, 1982, in Decatur, Alabama, to Jan (Keenum), an office worker, and Larry Black, a museum worker. Without any formal acting lessons, Lucas made his film debut with a small part in the Kevin Costner film The War (1994) at the age of 11. The small role helped ...

51. Michael Trucco

Actor | Next

Born and raised in San Mateo, California, he graduated from Santa Clara University with a BA in Theatre Arts and was quickly headed to Los Angeles to pursue his dream of a career in Film and Television. He didn't have to wait long. A recurring role on Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990) brought Michael the...

52. Nathan West

Actor | Bring It On

Nathan West was born on September 29, 1978 in Anchorage, Alaska, USA as Nathan Luke West. He is an actor and producer, known for Bring It On (2000), Miracle (2004) and Not Another Teen Movie (2001). He has been married to Chyler Leigh since July 20, 2002. They have three children.

53. Noah Wyle

Actor | ER

Noah Wyle was born in Hollywood, California, to Marjorie (Speer), an orthopedic head nurse, and Stephen Wyle, an entrepreneur and electrical engineer. He is one of six children. His father's family was Russian Jewish. Noah had early support for his acting ambitions from his stepfather, film ...

54. Nolan North

Actor | Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection

Nolan North was born on October 31, 1970 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA as Nolan Ramsay North. He is known for his work on Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection (2015), Con Man (2015) and Pretty Little Liars (2010). He has been married to Jill Murray since June 4, 1999. They have two children.

55. Rick Malambri

Actor | Step Up 3D

Rick Malambri (born November 7, 1982) is an American actor and model.

Malambri was born in Florida, to Jeannie Deckert and Tim Malambri. He began his career as a model.Having moved to New York, Malambri was a featured model in clothing as well as a dancer. His acting career began with small roles in...

56. Robbie Amell

Actor | The DUFF

Along with his sister, Robert Patrick Amell started acting when he was just six years old. At sixteen, he started to land theater roles at Lawrence Park Stage in plays such as Louis and Dave, Picasso at the Lapin Agile and The Importance of Being Earnest. The experience brought Robbie to realize ...

57. Scott Foley

Actor | Scream 3

Scott Kellerman Foley (born July 15, 1972) is an American actor, director and screenwriter. Foley is known for roles in television shows such as The Unit, Felicity and Scandal, and in films such as Scream 3. He has also guest starred in series including Dawson's Creek, House, Scrubs and Grey's ...

58. Scott Wolf

Actor | Go

Scott Wolf was born on June 4, 1968 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA as Scott Richard Wolf. He is an actor and producer, known for Party of Five (1994), Go (1999), The Night Shift (2014) and Lady and the Tramp 2: Scamp's Adventure (2001). He has been married to Kelley Limp since May 29, 2004. They ...

59. Timothy Adams

Actor | Grand Theft Auto IV

A graduate of Jersey City State University with a B.S. in computer science, Adams was a partner in a trucking company when he decided to pursue a career in entertainment. He signed with the Boss Modeling Agency and had his first major break as an actor in winning a role on the soap opera Sunset ...

60. Brendan Kelly

Actor | The Rock

Brendan Kelly was born on September 28, 1964 in Dublin, Ireland as Brendan Joseph Kelly. He is an actor and director, known for The Rock (1996), The Lizzie McGuire Movie (2003) and Cellular (2004).

61. Yorick van Wageningen

Actor | The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Yorick van Wageningen was born on April 16, 1964 in Baarn, Utrecht, Netherlands. He is an actor, known for The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011), De wederopstanding van een klootzak (2013) and The Way (2010).

62. Currie Graham

Actor | Assault on Precinct 13

Currie Graham was born on February 26, 1967 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. He is an actor, known for Assault on Precinct 13 (2005), Pompeii (2014) and NYPD Blue (1993).

63. David DeLuise

Actor | Megas XLR

The youngest son of legendary actor and comedian Dom DeLuise, David DeLuise is now perhaps the most popular dad on TV. He's won the admiration of millions of children and parents alike for his portrayal of family patriarch Jerry on the hit Emmy award-winning Disney Channel series, "Wizards of ...

64. Ty Olsson

Actor | X2

Ty Olsson was born on January 28, 1974 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada as Tyler Olsson. He is an actor, known for X2 (2003), War for the Planet of the Apes (2017) and Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011). He was previously married to Leanna Nash.

65. David Cubitt

Actor | Traders

David Cubitt stars with Naomi Watts and Oliver Platt in feature film Shut In, to be released in early 2016 and he will also be seen this season in Showtime's hit series Ray Donovan.

Recently Cubitt caught the eye of Roland Emmerich and was cast opposite Jonathan Rhys Meyers in feature film Stonewall...

66. Paul Adelstein

Actor | Land of the Lost

Paul Adelstein was born on April 29, 1969 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Land of the Lost (2009), Intolerable Cruelty (2003) and Imposters (2017). He was previously married to Liza Weil.

67. Heino Ferch

Actor | Der Untergang

Heino Ferch was born on August 18, 1963 in Bremerhaven, Bremen, Germany. He is an actor, known for Downfall (2004), The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008) and Der Tunnel (2001). He has been married to Marie-Jeanette Steinle since August 10, 2005. They have two children.

68. David Denman

Actor | 13 Hours

Film, TV and stage actor David Denman was born in the Orange County, California suburb of Newport Beach. Denman grew up all over Southern California and spent some time in Sequim, Washington attending 8 different schools along the way. After becoming involved in high school theatrics at Fountain ...

69. Jim Caviezel

Actor | The Passion of the Christ

James Patrick Caviezel was born on September 26, 1968 in Mount Vernon, Washington. He was one of five children born to Margaret (Lavery), a former stage actress, and James Caviezel, a chiropractor. The Caviezels are a closely knit Catholic family. He is of Irish (mother) and Swiss and ...

70. William Petersen

Producer | CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

William Petersen was born on February 21, 1953 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as William Louis Petersen. He is a producer and actor, known for CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000), Manhunter (1986) and Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (2012). He has been married to Gina Cirone since June 14, ...

71. Scott Bakula

Actor | Quantum Leap

Scott Stewart Bakula was born on October 9, 1954 in St. Louis, Missouri, to Sally (Zumwinkel) and J. Stewart Bakula, a lawyer. He is of German, as well as Czech, Austrian, Scottish, and English ancestry. He comes from a musical family. In the fourth grade, he started a rock band and wrote songs for...

72. Nic Bishop

Actor | Snowfall

Nic Bishop was born on September 19, 1973 in Swindon, England. He is an actor and producer, known for Snowfall (2017), Woodlawn (2015) and Covert Affairs (2010).

73. Rodger Corser

Actor | Glitch

Before Roger entered showbiz and became known, he was a lead singer in a Melbourne pub band. He played all over Melbourne, Australia, with one of his first gigs in a little pub in Richmond.

His favourite football team is Hawthorn.

He met his long term partner when he stared in RENT which was his big ...

74. Robert Gant

Actor | 13 Reasons Why

Robert Gant began acting in television commercials and joined the Screen Actors Guild at the age of ten in his home state of Florida. He attended undergrad at the University of Pennsylvania and law school at Georgetown University. While studying law, he never gave up on his true passion, acting, ...

75. Bruce Campbell

Actor | Army of Darkness

In 1979 with his Detroit friends, Sam Raimi and Rob Tapert, Bruce Campbell raised $350,000 for a low-budget film, The Evil Dead (1981), in which he starred and co-executive produced. Completed piecemeal over four years, the film first gained notoriety in England where it became the best-selling ...

76. Dave Annable

Actor | What's Your Number?

David Rodman Annable was born on September 15, 1979, in Suffern, New York, to Tammi and Rodman John Annable. He has one sister named Rebecca and a half-sister named Stacy. His mother is Jewish and his father has English, German, Irish and French ancestry. Dave grew up in Walden, a small town in ...

77. Ricky Martin

Soundtrack | Hercules

Born and raised in Puerto Rico, Ricky initiated his singing career in the Latin all boy-band group Menudo. After leaving the group, he moved to New York to study acting. After finishing his studies, he relocated to Mexico where he performed as actor in "Mama ama el Rock", "Alcanzar una Estrella II"...

78. Anderson Cooper

Actor | Chappie

Anderson Cooper was born on June 3, 1967 in New York City, New York, USA as Anderson Hays Cooper. He is a producer and actor, known for Chappie (2015), Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) and The 33 (2015).

79. Ronan Keating

Soundtrack | Notting Hill

Ronan Patrick John Keating (born 3 March 1977) is an Irish recording artist, singer-songwriter, musician, and philanthropist. He debuted in 1994, alongside Keith Duffy, Michael Graham, Shane Lynch, and Stephen Gately, as the lead singer of Irish group Boyzone. His solo career started in 1999 and ...

80. Sean Carrigan

Actor | John Carter

Sean Carrigan was born on May 16, 1974 in Fairfax, Virginia, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for John Carter (2012), The Event (2010) and American Vandal (2017). He was previously married to Suzanne Quast.

81. Craig Parker

Actor | The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

Craig Parker was born on November 12th 1970 in Suva, Fiji and now lives in New Zealand. He is best know for his part as Haldir the Elf in The Lord of the Rings trilogy, although he had a part in the 1993 film of Stephen King's "Tommyknockers".

82. Sean Bean

Actor | The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

Sean Bean's career since the eighties spans theater, radio, television and movies. Bean was born in Handsworth, Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire, to Rita (Tuckwood) and Brian Bean. He worked for his father's welding firm before he decided to become an actor. He attended RADA in London and ...

83. Gedeon Burkhard

Actor | Inglourious Basterds

Born in Munich in 1969, Gedeon was raised bilingual (English & German). He was sent to boarding school in England at the age of 8 and transferred to American high school at the age of 12. Gedeon starred in his first movie (Aunt Maria) when he was 10, his second lead role followed one year later in ...

84. Jason O'Mara

Actor | Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Jason O'Mara was born and raised in Dublin, Ireland. Soon after graduating from Trinity College Dublin with a BA in Drama and Theatre he moved to London, England, to further pursue his acting career. Time spent in British repertory theater led to leading roles in acclaimed productions at some of ...

85. Dominic West

Actor | The Wire

Dominic West was born on October 15, 1969 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England as Dominic Gerard Fe West. He is an actor and producer, known for The Wire (2002), Chicago (2002) and Punisher: War Zone (2008). He has been married to Catherine Fitzgerald since June 26, 2010. They have four children.

86. Michael Vartan

Actor | Alias

Michael Vartan came to international acclaim with his starring role as 'Agent Michael Vaughn' on the worldwide hit ABC series, "Alias," which ran for five seasons. With upcoming film and television roles, he continues to explore the different facets of his talent and versatility.

Vartan currently ...

87. Josh Bowman

Actor | Revenge

Josh Bowman was born on March 4, 1988 in Windsor and Maidenhead, Berkshire, England as Joshua Tobias Bowman. He is an actor, known for Revenge (2011), So Undercover (2012) and Love's Kitchen (2011).

88. Andrew Lincoln

Actor | The Walking Dead

Andrew Lincoln is a British actor. Lincoln spent his early childhood in Hull, Yorkshire before his family relocated to Bath, Somerset when he was age 10. He was educated at Beechen Cliff School in Bath, and then the prestigious Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London. His father is a civil engineer...

89. David James Elliott

Actor | Trumbo

David James Elliott was born on September 21, 1960 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as David William Smith. He is an actor and director, known for Trumbo (2015), JAG (1995) and The Storm (2009). He has been married to Nanci Chambers since 1992. They have two children.

90. Nick Zano

Actor | The Final Destination

Born in Nutley, NJ, Nick Zano's passion for the movies began when he first watched Goodfellas (1990) at the age of 12. He had long dreamed of becoming a Navy Seal, but all that changed in one afternoon at the cinema. Shortly after that, Zano and his family moved south to West Palm Beach, Florida, ...

91. Patrick Warburton

Actor | The Emperor's New Groove

Patrick Warburton is known to many for the role of "Puddy" in the hit NBC comedy "Seinfeld," the laconic, enigmatic, quirky Saab salesman and Elaine's boyfriend. Warburton starred for 7 seasons on the hit CBS comedy "Rules of Engagement" with David Spade, Oliver Hudson, and Megyn Price about two ...

92. Erik Aude

Actor | Dude, Where's My Car?

Erik Was born in Beverly Hills, California. He moved to the Antelope Valley at the age of 7 and was run over by a school bus at the age of 8. After making a full recovery by the age of 13, he went on to play 4 years of high school football for a Catholic school called Paraclete. Began acting in ...

93. Michael McGrady

Actor | Beyond

Michael was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest in Washington State. He studied Business Administration at The University of Washington with plans to attend Law school. However, after having overcome a bout with malignant melanoma at the age of 19 - the same cancer that took his father's life ...

94. Rodrigo Santoro

Actor | 300

One of Brazil's most talented and famous actors, Rodrigo Junqueira dos Reis Santoro was born in Petrópolis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to Maria José Junqueira dos Reis, an artist, and Francesco Santoro, an engineer. His father is Italian, while his mother, who is Brazilian, has Portuguese ancestry.

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95. James Corden

Actor | Into the Woods

Describing himself as the "chunky unit", James Kimberley Corden was born in Hillingdon, London and raised in Buckinghamshire, the son of Margaret (Collins), a social worker, and Malcolm Corden, a musician. He studied drama at the Jackie Palmer Stage School before going on to Holmer Green Senior ...

96. Colm Feore

Actor | Chicago

Colm Feore was born on August 22, 1958 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Chicago (2002), The Chronicles of Riddick (2004) and Thor (2011). He has been married to Donna Feore since 1994. They have two children. He was previously married to Sidonie Boll.

97. Ty Burrell

Actor | Modern Family

Tyler Gerald Burrell was born on August 22, 1967 in Grants Pass, Oregon, where his family owned a business. He is the son of Sheri Rose (Hauck), a teacher, and Gary Gerald Burrell, a family therapist, and is primarily of English and German ancestry. He earned a BA from Southern Oregon University ...

98. Richard Armitage

Actor | The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Richard Crispin Armitage was born and raised in Leicester, England, to Margaret (Hendey), a secretary, and John Armitage, an engineer. He attended Pattison College in Binley Road, Coventry, and studied at LAMDA (the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art). His first appearance on the screen was ...

99. Gilles Lellouche

Actor | Ne le dis à personne

Gilles Lellouche is an actor and director, known for Tell No One (2006), Love Me If You Dare (2003) and Thérèse (2012).

100. Shawn Roberts

Actor | X-Men

The year 1994 marked the beginning of the career for Canadian actor Shawn Roberts. Born in Stratford, Ontario, Canada on April 2, Shawn lucked upon a life-changing break while he was portraying the part of the Wolf in a school play version of Little Red Riding Hood. Award-winning screenwriter ...