Birth Place Matching "Shreveport, Louisiana, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Alan Autry
Actor | Southern Comfort
Though not Hispanic, Autry's parents named him "Carlos" after a Louisiana politician admired by his father. The couple soon divorced, however, and Autry's mother took him to be with her family in central California. Carlos Autry now became Carlos Brown. Autry played sports in high school and earned...
Actor | The Cannonball Run
Tall, charismatic ex-star quarterback for the NFL's Pittsburgh Steelers football team. During the 1970s, Bradshaw led the Steelers to four Super Bowl wins over six seasons, and was noted Super Bowl MVP on two occasions. After retiring in 1983, he became a key media commentator on NFL football, and ...
4. K.D. Aubert
Actress | Friday After Next
Model & Actress KD Aubert started her modeling career with LA Models in 2001. As a runway model working overseas, she soon ventured into print modeling with Elite models (LA) where she was thrust into major campaigns. Soon after KD entered into the world of commercials where again, she was lucky ...
5. Pat Carroll
Actress | The Little Mermaid
Actress and entertainer Pat Carroll played everything from chatterbox wives to wicked stepsisters on TV, and from Gertrude Stein to Shakespeare's Falstaff on stage. Even at 80 plus, the plucky comedienne showed no sign of stopping any time The riotous Pat Carroll was born in Shreveport, Louisiana ...
Actress | Ôkami kodomo no Ame to Yuki
Colleen Clinkenbeard was born on April 13, 1980 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Wolf Children (2012), Munemoshune no musume tachi (2008) and Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood (2009). She has been married to Patric Carroll since November 10, 2012. They have ...
10. Nancy Barrett
Actress | Dark Shadows
Barrett was born in Shreveport, Louisiana, and she grew up in Oklahoma. Like many youngsters who would go on to find acting success, as a child Nancy put on plays in her backyard, co-starring her sister, Martha. Nancy attended Baylor University in Waco, Texas, for two years. There, she met Ivan ...
12. Paul Mooney
Actor | Bamboozled
Paul Mooney was born on August 4, 1941 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. He was a writer and actor, known for Bamboozled (2000), Brewster's Millions (1985) and Pryor's Place (1984). He was previously married to Yvonne Mooney. He died on May 19, 2021 in Oakland, California, USA.
13. Jack Prince
Actor | The Andy Griffith Show
Jack Prince, whose birth name was John Upchurch, was trained in singing at an early age.
Prince appeared on Broadway in the 1950s in main and understudy/replacement roles in at least three musicals: "Guys and Dolls" (1950-1953), as "Nicely Nicely Johnson", "Lil' Abner" (1956-1958) as "Marryin' Sam",...
Actress | Jenny Be Good
Little Mary Miles Minter was a child star who was dominated by her mother. At the age of 5 she first appeared on the stage in the play "Cameo Kirby". From that time on she worked steadily without a single vacation. Her greatest stage success was in "The Littlest Rebel", with William Farnum and ...
15. Carole Wells
Actress | Pistols 'n' Petticoats
Carole started working in television and motion pictures at the age of 12. Her first commercial was Dial Soap, then cast on the "Eddie Fisher Coke Time". She played a young "Lizzy" in her first film by the same name. She continued to co-star in most of the television shows in the late fifties, ...
Actor | Boyz n the Hood
Black American supporting actor Dedrick D. Gobert's career was cut short when he was fatally shot during an argument at a drag race at a Southern California racetrack in late 1994. The 22-year-old made his film debut playing Dooky in John Singleton's _Boyz N the Hood (1991)_.
Soundtrack | Gravity
Randall Hank Williams was born the son of the legendary Hank Williams and Audrey Williams. After the death of his father in 1953, Hank Jr. began his career in country music. The early years of his career were spent trying to overcome the legacy of his father and come into his own. This did not ...
18. James V. Hart
Writer | August Rush
James V. Hart was born on January 22, 1947 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for August Rush (2007), Muppet Treasure Island (1996) and Dracula (1992). He has been married to Judith Nugent-Hart since August 5, 1973. They have two children.
19. Tom Logan
Director | The Farm
Mini Bio (1) Well-known as an actor's director, Tom Logan is a member of the Directors Guild of America (DGA), the Screen Actors Guild/American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG/AFTRA), and Actors' Equity Association (AEA).
Tom continues to write, produce, and direct many episodes of ...
21. J.R. Martinez
Actor | SAF3
Jose Rene "J.R." Martinez is an actor, best-selling author, motivational speaker and U.S. Army veteran.
Jose Rene Martinez was born June 14, 1983 in Shreveport, Louisiana to Maria Zavala. His two sisters, Consuelo and Anabel, were raised in El Salvador with his mother's family. He never met Anabel, ...
Producer | Terrifier 2
Cairo Amen II transitioned into entrepreneurship at a very young age. Popular throughout grade school due to his ability to accurately sketch comic book and cartoon characters within a matter of minutes, he eventually began selling his artwork to peers, teachers and neighbors alike.
Nearly a decade ...
Producer | 10 Days Out: Blues from the Backroads
Kenny Wayne Shepherd was born on June 12, 1977 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. He is an actor and producer. He has been married to Hannah Gibson since September 16, 2006. They have three children. He was previously married to Melissa Abcock.
26. Ted Ferguson
Actor | NCIS: New Orleans
Ted is an American actor..with an international flavor. From Mooretown to Motown, Hollywood to Bollywood, Paris to Papeete, KarlMarxstadt to The Congo and back again
Ted Ferguson grew up in Shreveport's Mooretown, Louisiana's most deadly zip code. 40 years of broadcasting experience in Los Angeles, ...
27. Aubrey Elise
Actress | Sister Tempest
Aubrey Elise is an aspiring young actress and model. Aubrey Elise was born in Shreveport, La, but moved to Lafayette, La, in 2014. She has been modeling for local photographers, since she was four years old. She began to travel for photographers in 2018, where she was able to work with several ...
29. Fred Hampton
Fred Hampton was born on August 30, 1948 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. He died on December 4, 1969 in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
32. Nedra Deen
Actress | The Rockford Files
Nedra was born in Shreveport, Louisiana, and moved to New York where she had a successful modeling career. In 1968 she moved to Los Angeles and performed in such shows as 'Mind with the Dirty Man','Confessions of a Female Disorder','Ajax' and 'Women of Trachis'.
33. Monica Tidwell
Actress | Rawdon's Roof
Monica Tidwell is an American born actress, director and producer. She starred in the title role of the film "Robin" , co-starred in James Glickenhaus' first film "The Astrologer" A/K/A "The Suicide Cult" and was featured in "Nocturna". She also had roles in "The Yum Yum Girls" and as then newcomer...
Actor | Showtime
Johnnie L. Cochran Jr. was born on October 2, 1937 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. He was an actor and producer, known for Showtime (2002), Arli$$ (1996) and Morning Breath (2002). He was previously married to Sylvia Dale Mason and Barbara Jean Berry. He died on March 29, 2005 in Los Angeles, ...
37. Faron Young
Soundtrack | Country Style, U.S.A.
Faron Young was born on February 25, 1932 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. He was an actor, known for Country Style, U.S.A. (1957), The Spectacular Now (2013) and Walk the Line (2005). He was previously married to Hilda Margo Macon. He died on December 10, 1996 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
38. Josh Martin
Actor | Dragon Ball Z
From Haughton, Louisiana, James Joshua Martin wanted to be an actor. He gained some fame for playing Barney the Dinosaur in a few episodes of Barney and Friends and a live tour called Barney's Big Surprise in 1997. He performed in comedy clubs where he made the Pillsbury Homeboy, a rapping parody ...
39. David Beaird
Writer | The Civilization of Maxwell Bright
Born in Shreveport, Louisiana on August 19, 1952, David was the third child of Jack Gray Beaird Sr. and Mary Jane Hunter. He was a graduate of Chicago's Goodman School of Drama. In Chicago, he began his professional career as an actor, playwright, director, and acting coach that spanned four ...
40. Rickey Carter
Actor | Barney & Friends
Born in Shreveport, Louisiana, Rickey Carter was born to Cathy Carter, November 9, 1981. As Rickey grew older, the neighborhood once called home had changed. And in the best interest of her son, Ms. Carter moved to North Dallas hoping to give him a chance at a better life. The new environment ...
41. Jono Mitchell
Writer | Jenna Gets an Abortion
Born and raised across much of the Southeast, Jono Mitchell is a multi-hyphenate based in Atlanta, GA. His recent projects include the short film Jenna Gets an Abortion (2020) and the award-winning feature film Pageant Material (2019). He's also known for his work on the Adult Swim digital programs...
42. Garrett Kruithof
Garrett Kruithof, a native Louisianan, is a former hotel executive who began his career in film and television with a role on Memphis Beat. He has since appeared with roles in Burn Notice, Common Law, and Army Wives. Garrett's first feature film was "The Iceman", Garrett played, Stanley Kuklinski, ...
43. James Neilson
Director | General Electric Theater
James Neilson was born on October 1, 1909 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. He was a director and actor, known for General Electric Theater (1953), Night Passage (1957) and Janet Dean, Registered Nurse (1954). He died on December 9, 1979 in Flagstaff, Arizona, USA.
44. Chi Chi DeVayne
Chi Chi DeVayne was born on September 24, 1985 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. He was an actor, known for Welcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins (2008), Pinks All Outtakes (2008) and Little America (2020). He died on August 20, 2020 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA.
45. Mark Stouffer
Director | Rocky Mountain Reunion
Winner of 3 Emmy Awards (including Outstanding Achievement in Directing), 9 Emmy Award Nominations, a Directors Guild of America - Best Director Nomination, and over 75 international awards.
Mark Stouffer's productions include 7 feature motion pictures, 18 network specials, 120 episodes of series ...
46. Yvonne Sayers
Actress | Always Us
Born on September 25th, actress Yvonne Sayers was raised in Shreveport, Louisiana. Surrounded by a family of fun-lovers who enjoyed entertaining, her passion for performing flowered at a young age.
During high school, Yvonne enrolled in a local acting school while immersing herself in ballroom ...
47. Virginia Hewitt
Actress | The Flying Saucer
Virginia Hewitt was born on November 28, 1925 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. She was an actress, known for The Flying Saucer (1950), Space Patrol (1950) and The Guardians (1971). She was previously married to Ernst Meer. She died on July 21, 1986 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Producer | The Lucky Man
Award Winning Director Norman McGuire is an Indy Filmmaker born in Louisiana, but moved to the state of Texas early in his 20's. He fell in love with Cinema at an early age becoming a binge movie watcher. His 1st work was an extra on Walker Texas Ranger which set the stage for his directing career....