Birth Place Matching "Fort Worth, Texas, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Leighton Meester

Actress | The Roommate

Leighton Marissa Meester was born in Fort Worth, Texas, to Constance Lynn (Haas) and Douglas Jay Meester. Although born in Texas, Meester spent her early years in Marco Island, Florida with her grandparents. There, she became involved with the local playhouse and made her stage debut in a ...

2. Kate Capshaw

Actress | Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom

Kate Capshaw was born Kathleen Sue Nail in Fort Worth, Texas, to Beverley Sue (Simon), a beautician and travel agent, and Edwin Leon Nail, an airline employee. Capshaw worked as a teacher with an MA in Learning Disabilities. Her desire to be an actress led her to New York where she landed a role on...

3. Bill Paxton

Actor | Aliens

Bill Paxton was born on May 17, 1955 in Fort Worth, Texas. He was the son of Mary Lou (Gray) and John Lane Paxton, a businessman and actor (as John Paxton). Bill moved to Los Angeles, California at age eighteen, where he found work in the film industry as a set dresser for Roger Corman's New World ...

4. Audrey Marie Anderson

Actress | The Flash

Audrey Marie Anderson is an American actress, born in Texas on March the 7th, 1975. She has been in film and television since 2000, working with notable directors such as David Mamet, Lisa Cholodenko and Antoine Fuqua. She appears on the television series, Arrow (2012), as Lyla Michaels. She is ...

5. Wes Brown

Actor | We Are Marshall

Wes Brown was born on January 26, 1982 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for We Are Marshall (2006), Glory Road (2006) and Now and at the Hour. He has been married to Amanda Moye Brown since 2008. They have one child.

6. Richard Gilliland

Actor | Airplane II: The Sequel

Richard Gilliland was born on January 23, 1950 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He was an actor, known for Airplane II: The Sequel (1982), Designing Women (1986) and CBS Summer Playhouse (1987). He was previously married to Jean Smart and Lindsay Harrison. He died on March 18, 2021 in Los Angeles, ...

7. Martha Hyer

Actress | The Sons of Katie Elder

Martha Hyer was born on August 10, 1924 in Fort Worth, Texas. Once she finished her formal schooling, Martha played a bit role in 1946's The Locket (1946). Slowly, Martha began picking up roles with more and more substance. The best years for the beautiful actress began in 1954 when she played in ...

8. Harriet Sansom Harris

Actress | Addams Family Values

Born in Texas, Harriet Sansom Harris got involved in acting as a youngster. At seventeen, Harris was accepted at New York's famed Juilliard School. Upon graduation, Harris joined The Acting Company, a repertory group formed by the first alumni of John Houseman's Drama Division of The Juilliard ...

9. Bug Hall

Actor | The Little Rascals

Bug Hall was born on February 4, 1985 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for The Little Rascals (1994), Baby Driver (2017) and The Stupids (1996). He has been married to Jill DeGroff since February 11, 2017. They have one child.

10. Betty Buckley

Actress | Split

Betty Buckley, who has been called "The Voice of Broadway," is one of theater's most respected and legendary leading ladies. She is an actress/singer whose career spans theater, film, television and concert halls around the world. She is a 2012 Theatre Hall of Fame inductee and the 2017 recipient ...

11. Morgan Woodward

Actor | Cool Hand Luke

Craggy-faced, athletic veteran character actor who played hard-bitten or menacing types in numerous westerns and crime dramas. One of five brothers, Woodward grew up in Arlington, Texas. He had a keen interest in aviation early on and took flying lessons from 1941, getting his pilot's license and ...

12. George Eads

Actor | CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

A charismatic performer who spent years on television looking for his big break, actor George Eads finally became a television star portraying forensic investigator Nick Stokes on the hit procedural "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" (CBS, 2000- ). Prior to that role, Eads eked out a living with ...

13. Carlson Young

Actress | The Blazing World

Carlson Elizabeth Young is an American actress and filmmaker. She was born in Fort Worth, Texas, to Susan Young and Marshall Young, a geologist. She attended the University of Southern California, where she studied Creative Writing, before leaving to film the first season of Scream: The TV Series (...

14. Kim Matula

Actress | Fighting with My Family

Born in Fort Worth, Texas, Kim Matula has been acting since she was 12 years old and when she turned 15, she sent out her headshots and managed to land an agent. After graduating from high school, Matula studied film at the University of Texas at Arlington, but dropped out because her acting career...

15. Larry Hagman

Actor | Dallas

The son of a legendary actress (Mary Martin) and a district attorney, Larry Martin Hagman was born on September 21, 1931 in Fort Worth, Texas. After his parents' divorce, he moved to Los Angeles, California to live with his grandmother. When he was 12, his grandmother died and he moved back to his ...

16. Brad Carter

Actor | Yellowstone

Brad Carter was born on December 5, 1973 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He is an actor and composer, known for Yellowstone (2018), True Detective (2014) and Sons of Anarchy (2008).

17. Kelly Clarkson

Soundtrack | The Kelly Clarkson Show

Kelly Brianne Clarkson was born on April 24, 1982 in Fort Worth, Texas and raised in Burleson, Texas to Jeanne Ann Taylor (née Rose), an English teacher & Stephen Michael Clarkson, an engineer. She was the first winner of the series American Idol in 2002. Kelly is also a strong believer in God.

18. Wallace Langham

Actor | Perry Mason

Wallace Langham was born on March 11, 1965 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He is an actor and director, known for Perry Mason (2020), My Dinner with Hervé (2018) and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000). He has been married to Melissa Voyagis since May 30, 2015. He was previously married to ...

19. Van Williams

Actor | The Green Hornet

You could probably shoehorn actor Van Williams right in there with the other dark-haired, impossibly handsome film and TV heartthrobs Tom Tryon, Robert Logan, Gardner McKay, Brian Kelly, Adam West, Roger Smith and John Gavin of the late 1950s/early 1960s who were saddled with colorless heroic leads...

20. Mallory James Mahoney

Actress | Bunk'd

Mallory James Mahoney was born on January 31, 2005 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. She is an actress, known for Bunk'd (2015), Heaven Sent (2016) and Adventures in Babysitting (2016).

21. Gayle Hunnicutt

Actress | Marlowe

Gayle Hunnicutt was born on February 6, 1943 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. She is an actress, known for Marlowe (1969), Target (1985) and Fantômas (1980). She was previously married to Simon Jenkins and David Hemmings.

22. Charlie Spradling

Actress | The Blob

Charlie Lynn Spradling was born and raised in Forth Worth, Texas. Spradling began her show business career acting in plays in and around her home town for nine years after joining a local children's theater group. Charlie eventually left Texas and moved to Hollywood, Los Angeles, California in the ...

23. Hunter Tylo

Actress | The Bold and the Beautiful

Born Deborah Jo Hunter in Fort Worth, the native Texan is an accomplished equestrian with a degree in pre-med from Fordham University in New York. She was a top fashion model in the seventies and eighties, and began her acting career in Dallas, Texas doing plays such as "Vanities", "The ...

24. Fess Parker

Actor | The Great Locomotive Chase

A former college athlete at the University of Texas, Fess studied drama in the early fifties and debuted in Springfield Rifle (1952). He made only a handful of movies until he was signed by Walt Disney to star in the "Davy Crockett" series. When Walt was looking for an actor to play the part of ...

25. Norman Alden

Actor | Back to the Future

Born Norman Adelberg in 1924, he served in the Army during World War II. At the end of the conflict he had the opportunity to benefit from the GI Bill program meant to help returning soldiers to start or resume studying. That is how, while attending Texas Christian University, he discovered on the ...

26. Janet Gunn

Actress | The Quest

Over the years, Janet Gunn has become quite an American success story. After graduating from Boswell High School in Saginaw, Texas, where she was a cheerleader for four years and the Homecoming Queen, she has worked at a variety of jobs, including stints as a car saleswoman, a personal assistant, 6...

27. Sainty Nelsen

Actress | Gabby's Dollhouse

Sainty Nelsen was born on May 20, 1989 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Gabby's Dollhouse (2021), Trolls: The Beat Goes On! (2018) and The Loud House (2014). She has been married to Eric Nelsen since November 29, 2013.

28. Patricia Blair

Actress | Daniel Boone

Actress Patricia Blair was born on January 15, 1933, in Fort Worth, Texas, but grew up in Dallas. She first entered the world of entertainment as a young teenage model, eventually represented by the Conover Agency. She apprenticed in summer stock before Warner Bros. discovered her for films after ...

29. Michael Taliferro

Actor | Life

Michael Taliferro was born on August 23, 1961 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He was an actor and director, known for Life (1999), The Replacements (2000) and Bad Boys (1995). He died on May 4, 2006 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

30. Ryan Bartley

Actress | Sonic Frontiers

Actress Ryan Bartley was born in the heart of Texas - Fort Worth (Cowtown), Texas and has been working in theater, film, television, and radio since she was a child. After attending the prestigious theater program at Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, located in ...

31. Michelle Page

Actress | Miss Congeniality 2: Armed & Fabulous

Born in Ft. Worth, Texas, Michelle Page began her career at a young age in professional theatre. Upon moving to Los Angeles, she first appeared with Sandra Bullock in Miss Congeniality 2: Armed & Fabulous (2005). She also starred with Kathy Baker in the indie comedy/drama The Party Is Over (...

32. Keith L. Williams

Actor | Good Boys

Keith Leon Williams was born May 21, 2007 in Fort Worth, Texas, and came to Los Angeles, California in 2010 with his family as his older brother began pursuing a career in acting. Keith wanted in on the fun. He booked his first commercial audition within two months of trying and the rest is history...

33. Aaron Dismuke

Actor | Hagane no renkinjutsushi

Aaron Dismuke was born on October 13, 1992 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Fullmetal Alchemist (2003), Fullmetal Alchemist the Movie: Conqueror of Shamballa (2005) and Escaflowne: The Movie (2000).

34. Allie Gonino

Actress | The Lying Game

Allie Gonino was born in Fort Worth, Texas, and grew up in the small Dallas suburb of Heath. As the youngest of three half-siblings, Allie knew what she wanted out of life, very early on. The arts have always been a strong and varied passion for her, and at the ripe age of four, an unexpected ...

35. Randall Carver

Actor | There Will Be Blood

Randall Carver was born on May 25, 1946 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He is an actor, known for There Will Be Blood (2007), Taxi (1978) and Emergency! (1972). He has been married to Shelley Herman since December 21, 2012.

36. Elizabeth James

Actress | The Born Losers

Elizabeth James was born on December 23, 1944 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. She was an actress and writer, known for The Born Losers (1967), Dirty Mary Crazy Larry (1974) and Love from a Stranger (1958). She died on February 10, 2007 in Lynchburg, Virginia, USA.

37. Roger Miller

Soundtrack | Robin Hood

Roger Miller was born on January 2, 1936 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for Robin Hood (1973), Superman III (1983) and Into the Wild (2007). He was previously married to Mary Miller, Leah Kendrick and Barbara Louise Crow. He died on October 25, 1992 in Los Angeles, ...

38. Taylor Hawkins

Soundtrack | Real Steel

Taylor Hawkins was born on February 17, 1972 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He was a music artist and actor, known for Real Steel (2011), CBGB (2013) and Boyhood (2014). He was previously married to Alison Hawkins . He died on March 25, 2022 in Bogota, Colombia.

39. Phoebe Strole

Actress | Bully

Phoebe Strole was born on January 22, 1983 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. She is an actress, known for Bully (2006), Hamlet 2 (2008) and Glee (2009).

40. Louanne

Actress | Oh, God! Book II

Louanne was born on January 26, 1970 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. She is an actress, known for Oh, God! Book II (1980), A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon (1988) and Mork & Mindy (1978).

41. Spencer Rochfort

Actor | Falling Down

Spencer Rochfort was born on December 9, 1966 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He is an actor, known for Falling Down (1993), Acapulco H.E.A.T. (1993) and Baywatch (1989).

42. Kirstin Maldonado

Actress | Pitch Perfect 2

Kirstin Taylor Maldonado is best known for winning season 3 of NBC's The Sing-Off (2009), with her group, Pentatonix.

Her roots as a performer stem back to her early days as a musical theatre aficionado. Prior to moving to Los Angeles in 2011 after she attended the University of Oklahoma on a ...

43. Valarie Rae Miller

Actress | Crank

Valarie Rae Miller was born on April 16, 1974 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. She is an actress, known for Crank (2006), Dark Angel (2000) and La La Land (2016).

44. Windell Middlebrooks

Actor | Body of Proof

Windell Middlebrooks was born on January 8, 1979 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for Body of Proof (2011), Scrubs (2001) and The Suite Life on Deck (2008). He died on March 9, 2015 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

45. Brit Sheridan

Actress | The Campus

Brit Sheridan was born on September 28, 1989 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. She is an actress, known for The Campus (2018), Supernatural (2005) and Bro' (2012).

46. Eugene 'Porky' Lee

Actor | The Awful Tooth

Eugene 'Porky' Lee was born on October 25, 1933 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He was an actor, known for The Awful Tooth (1938), Our Gang Follies of 1938 (1937) and Pay As You Exit (1936). He died on October 16, 2005 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.

47. David Mann

Actor | Meet the Browns

David Mann was born on August 7, 1966 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for Meet the Browns (2009), Meet the Browns (2008) and Madea Goes to Jail (2009). He has been married to Tamela J. Mann since June 9, 1988. They have four children.

48. Jody Lawrance

Actress | The Son of Dr. Jekyll

The entrancing and exotic-eyed "B"-level leading lady Jody Lawrance, whose 1950s career was spotty at best, provided lovely diversion from the manly adventure movies she helped bring to the screen. Personal turmoil and studio conflicts, however, ultimately hurt her career and the remainder of her ...

49. Patricia Highsmith

Writer | The Talented Mr. Ripley

Patricia Highsmith was born on January 19, 1921 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. She was a writer, known for The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999), Strangers on a Train (1951) and Carol (2015). She died on February 4, 1995 in Locarno, Switzerland.

50. Lyle Kanouse

Actor | Whatever Works

Lyle Kanouse was born in Fort Worth, Texas. After graduating from Castleberry High School, he earned a B.A. degree from Texas Wesleyan University (from which he also received the Distinguished Alumnus Award in 1998) and a M.S.Ed. degree from Indiana University. Lyle is a former college ...


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