Celebrity Full Names: Actresses - G

by christophershobris | created - 03 Jun 2016 | updated - 07 Jun 2016 | Public

A list containing actresses who's last names start with G. I will include the initials too, just for fun. Click on a name to learn more. Enjoy!

1. June Gable

Actress | Friends

June Gable was born on June 5, 1945 in New York City, New York, USA as June Golub. She is an actress, known for Friends (1994), Dream On (1990) and Legends of the Superheroes (1979).

June Golub JG

2. Zsa Zsa Gabor

Actress | A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors

Undoubtedly the woman who had come to epitomize what we recognize today as "celebrity", Zsa Zsa Gabor, is better known for her many marriages, personal appearances, her "dahlink" catchphrase, her actions, life gossip, and quotations on men, rather than her film career.

Zsa Zsa Gabor was born Sári ...

Sari Gabor SG

3. Magda Gabor

Actress | Mai lányok

Magda Gabor was born on June 11, 1915 in Budapest, Austria-Hungary as Magdolna Gábor. She was an actress, known for Mai lányok (1937), Tokaji rapszódia (1937) and The Colgate Comedy Hour (1950). She was married to Tibor Heltai, George Sanders, Tony Gallucci, Sidney R. Warren, William ...

Gabor Magdolna GM

4. Seychelle Gabriel

Actress | The Last Airbender

As though being tapped to portray the young Eva Mendes in Frank Miller's The Spirit wasn't enough to jump start her career, Seychelle Gabriel has gone on to several great roles in many high-profile projects. Born in Burbank, Calif., Gabriel embarked upon a performing arts career at a very early age...

Seychelle Suzanne Gabriel SSG

5. Monique Gabrielle

Actress | Emmanuelle 5

Beautiful, buxom and shapely knockout Monique Gabrielle added an ample, alluring and invigorating dose of smoldering sex appeal to a bunch of enjoyably down'n'dirty horror and exploitation pictures made throughout the 80s and 90s. The 5' 6" natural brunette was born as Katherine Gonzalez on July ...

Katherine Gonzalez KG

6. Mo Gaffney

Actress | Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie

Mo Gaffney was born on November 5, 1958 in San Diego, California, USA as Maureen E. Gaffney. She is known for her work on Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie (2016), Happy, Texas (1999) and The Kathy & Mo Show: Parallel Lives (1991).

Maureen Ellen Gaffney MEG

7. Diane Gaidry

Actress | Loving Annabelle

Diane Gaidry (born October 11, 1964 in South Dakota) is an American film and theatre actress. She received her B.F.A. in acting from NYU Tisch School of the Arts. She played the role of Simone Bradley in the 2006 film Loving Annabelle, directed by Katherine Brooks. Diane was awarded the Outstanding...

Diane Adair Giadry DAG

8. Jane Gail

Actress | 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

Jane Gail was born in Salem, New York. She was an early silent movie actress who didn't obtain the success of her counterparts. Her last film was Bitter Fruit (1920) in 1920. She never appeared on the silver screen again. Jane died in St. Petersburg, Florida in 1963.

Ethel Susan Magee ESM

9. Jean Gale

Actress | It's a Wonderful Life

Jean Gale is an actress, known for It's a Wonderful Life (1946).

Lenore Gilmartin LG

10. Denise Galik

Actress | Two for the Money

Denise Galik was born on December 4, 1950 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. She is an actress, known for Two for the Money (2005), Humanoids from the Deep (1980) and Don't Answer the Phone! (1980). She has been married to John Furey since 1991.

Denise Galik-Furey DG-F

11. Silvana Gallardo

Actress | Death Wish II

Silvana Gallardo was born on January 13, 1953 in New York City, New York, USA as Sandra Silvana Gallardo. She was an actress and producer, known for Death Wish II (1982), Centennial (1978) and A Walk in the Clouds (1995). She was married to Billy Drago. She died on January 2, 2012 in Paris, ...

Sandra Silvana Gallardo SSG

12. Alberta Gallatin

Actress | The Christian

Alberta Gallatin was born on April 5, 1861 in Cabell County, West Virginia, USA as Alberta Jenkins. She was an actress, known for The Christian (1914), The Fifth Commandment (1915) and Fine Feathers (1915). She was married to Edwin Ogden Childe and Percy Sage Richardson (aka Percy Sage). She died ...

Alberta Gallatin Jenkins AGJ

13. Gina Gallego

Actress | Erin Brockovich

Gina Gallego was born on October 30, 1955 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Georgina Marie Gallego. She is an actress, known for Erin Brockovich (2000), Minority Report (2002) and Anger Management (2003). She has been married to Joel Bailey since July 2, 1983. They have one child.

Georgina Maria Gallego GMG

14. Rosina Galli

Actress | Vulcano

Rosina Galli was born on August 10, 1906 in Venice, Italy. She was an actress, known for Volcano (1950), Underground Agent (1942) and They Met in Bombay (1941). She died on December 3, 1969 in Madrid, Spain.

Rosina Raggozino RR

15. Carla Gallo

Actress | Neighbors

Carla Gallo was born on June 24, 1975 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Carla Paolina Gallo. She is an actress, known for Neighbors (2014), Superbad (2007) and Get Him to the Greek (2010). She has been married to Mark Satterthwaite since October 2017. They have two children.

Carla Paolina Gallo CPG

16. Rita Gam

Actress | The Thief

Rita Gam was born on April 2, 1927 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as Rita Eleanore MacKay. She was an actress and producer, known for The Thief (1952), King of Kings (1961) and Klute (1971). She was married to Thomas Henry Guinzburg and Sidney Lumet. She died on March 22, 2016 in Los Angeles, ...

Rita Eleanore MacKay REM

17. Greta Garbo

Actress | Ninotchka

Greta Garbo was born Greta Lovisa Gustafsson on September 18, 1905, in Stockholm, Sweden, to Anna Lovisa (Johansdotter), who worked at a jam factory, and Karl Alfred Gustafsson, a laborer. She was fourteen when her father died, which left the family destitute. Greta was forced to leave school and ...

Greta Lovisa Gustafsson GLG

18. Mayte Garcia

Actress | Firehouse Dog

Mayte Garcia was born on November 12, 1973 in Fort Rucker, Alabama, USA as Mayte Jannell Garcia. She is known for her work on Firehouse Dog (2007), Psych (2006) and Dus (2005). She was previously married to Prince.

Mayte Jannell Garcia MJG

19. Dominik García-Lorido

Actress | City Island

Dominik García-Lorido was born in Miami, Florida, the daughter of Maria Victoria "Marivi" Lorido and actor Andy García. She is the eldest of four children, with sisters Daniella, Alessandra, and brother Andrés. Her parents are both of Cuban descent, and her father was born in Havana. She grew up in...

Dominik Cristina Garcia-Lorido DCG-L

20. Betty Garde

Actress | Caged

Betty Garde was a versatile actress, who began in show business after winning a playwriting competition at high school. Joining Actor's Equity in 1922, she became a noted performer on stage in Boston and Philadelphia, eventually making her debut on Broadway in 1925. Betty, at least early in her ...

Katherine Elizabeth Garde KEG

21. Ava Gardner

Actress | On the Beach

Ava Lavina Gardner was born on December 24, 1922 in Grabtown, North Carolina, to Mary Elizabeth (née Baker) and Jonas Bailey Gardner. Born on a tobacco farm, where she got her lifelong love of earthy language and going barefoot, Ava grew up in the rural South. At age 18, her picture in the window ...

Ava Lavinia Gardner ALG

22. Helen Gardner

Actress | Cleopatra

A stage actress who was an alumni of the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, Helen Gardner made her film debut with Vitagraph Pictures in 1911. In that year she appeared in Vanity Fair (1911), to critical acclaim. The next year she formed her own film production company, Helen Gardner Productions--...

Helen Louise Gardner HLG

23. Beverly Garland

Actress | It Conquered the World

Born in Santa Cruz, California, Beverly Garland studied dramatics under Anita Arliss, the sister of renowned stage and screen star George Arliss. She acted in little theater in Glendale then in Phoenix after her family relocated to Arizona. Garland also worked in radio and appeared scantily clad in...

Beverly Lucy Fessenden BLF

24. Judy Garland

Actress | The Wizard of Oz

One of the brightest, most tragic movie stars of Hollywood's Golden Era, Judy Garland was a much-loved character whose warmth and spirit, along with her rich and exuberant voice, kept theatre-goers entertained with an array of delightful musicals.

She was born Frances Ethel Gumm on 10 June 1922 in ...

Frances Ethel Gumm FEG

25. Lee Garlington

Actress | Sneakers

The American actress was born in Teaneck, New Jersey, and grew up in Delaware, Illinois, West Virginia, and Washington D.C. Garlington was recently nominated for a 2018 Primetime Emmy Award / Outstanding Actress in a Short Form Comedy or Drama Series for her role as 'Darlene' in Broken. Garlington ...

Ann Leslie Garlington ALG

26. Jennifer Garner

Actress | Alias

Jennifer Garner, who catapulted into stardom with her lead role on the television series Alias (2001), has come a long way from her birthplace of Houston, Texas. Raised in Charleston, West Virginia by her mother, Patricia Ann (née English), a retired teacher of English, and her father, William John...

Jennifer Anne Garner JAG

27. Kelli Garner

Actress | The Aviator

Kelli Garner was born in Bakersfield, grew up in Thousand Oaks, and resides in Calabasas, California. She began her career when she was discovered at a friend's Bar Mitzvah, and made her film debut at age 16 in director Mike Mills's short Architecture of Reassurance (2000), a Sundance Film Festival...

Kelli Brianne Garner KBG

28. Pauline Garon

Actress | Christine of the Big Tops

Born in Montreal, the youngest of 11 children, Pauline Garon spent seven years at one of the most prestigious convent schools in Montreal, le Sacre-Coeur. She wasn't yet 20 when she ran away to New York to become an actress. After some success on Broadway in plays such as "Buddies" and "Sonny," she...

Marie Pauline Garon MPG

29. Teri Garr

Actress | Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Teri Garr can claim a career in show business by birthright. She was born in Lakewood, Ohio, the daughter of Eddie Garr (born Edward Leo Gonnoud), a Broadway stage and film actor, and Phyllis Garr (née Emma Schmotzer), a dancer. Her maternal grandparents were Austrian, and her father was of Irish ...

Terry Ann Garr TAG

30. Beau Garrett

Actress | Tron

Hired by GUESS! in the late 1990s as one of their new, fresh faces, Beau Jesse Garrett was born in Beverly Hills, California and grew up in Topanga Canyon. She was discovered, as many are, by a scout who saw her in a local shopping mall. She has one sister. Recently, she has played a quite sensual ...

Beau Jesse Garrett BJG

31. Patsy Garrett

Actress | Benji

Patsy Garrett was born on May 4, 1921 in Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA as Virginia Garrett. She was an actress, known for Benji (1974), Nanny and the Professor (1970) and The Parallax View (1974). She was married to Alexander Kokinacis. She died on January 8, 2015 in Indio, California, USA.

Virginia Garrett VG

32. Jennie Garth

Actress | Beverly Hills, 90210

Jennifer Eve Garth was born on April 3rd, 1972 in Urbana, Illionis, USA to John and Carolyn Garth, who both had 3 children each from different marriages, before they had Jennie. She grew up on a 25-acre horse ranch outside Urbana, Illinois with her 6 older siblings: Johnny, Chuck, Lisa, Cammie, ...

Jennifer Eve Garth JEG

33. Kathy Garver

Actress | Sweet November

Kathy Garver was born in Long Beach, California Her break-through performance came as one of the young slaves in The Ten Commandments

She is most well known for starring as the teenage niece of Uncle Bill Davis, Cissy Davis on Family Affair (1966). The show was nominated for Emmys in various ...

Kathleen Marie Garver KMG

34. Linda Gary

Actress | The Secret of the Sword

Linda Gary was born on November 4, 1944 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Linda Gary Dewoskin. She was an actress, known for He-Man and She-Ra: The Secret of the Sword (1985), Switch (1991) and Spider-Man: The Animated Series (1994). She was married to Charles Howerton. She died on October 5, 1995...

Linda Gary Dewoskin LGD

35. Lorraine Gary

Actress | Jaws

Lorraine Gary was born on August 16th, 1937 in New York. Lorraine was raised in Los Angeles. At age 16, she won a best actress award in a competition at the prestigious Pasadena Playhouse. She was offered a scholarship to enroll at the Pasadena Playhouse, but declined said offer and attended ...

Lorraine Gottfried LG

36. Ana Gasteyer

Actress | Mean Girls

Ana Gasteyer is best known for her incomparable work on Saturday Night Live. During her six-year stint, she created some of the most famous SNL characters including middle school music teacher Bobbie Moughan-Culp, NPR radio host Margaret Jo, Lilith Fair poetess Cinder Calhoun, as well as spot-on ...

Ana Kristina Gasteyer AKG

37. Nancy Gates

Actress | World Without End

Nancy Gates was born February 1, 1926 in Dallas, Texas. She entered show business, at an early age, when she was signed to a contract with RKO Studios when she was 15. Her first production with that studio was in 1942's Hitler's Children (1943). Nancy was also in two more films that year, those ...

Nancy Jane Gates NJG

38. Marjorie Gateson

Actress | Wife vs. Secretary

Marjorie Gateson learned elocution and poise from her mother, a speech teacher. It was not surprising that her sophistication, correct manners and use of language led to her frequent portrayals of upper crust society matrons, hostesses, social climbers and blue-blooded snobs. Her stage career began...

Marjorie Augusta Gateson MAG

39. Stephanie Gatschet

Actress | All My Children

Stephanie Gatschet was born on March 16, 1983 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Stephanie Lucile Gatschet. She is an actress, known for All My Children (1970), Guiding Light (1952) and Roger Dodger (2002).

Stephanie Lucile Gatschet SLG

40. Gene Gauntier

Actress | Evangeline

Gene Gauntier was born on May 17, 1885 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA as Genevieve Liggett. She was an actress and writer, known for Evangeline (1908), The Scarlet Letter (1908) and From the Manger to the Cross; or, Jesus of Nazareth (1912). She was married to J.J. Clark. She died on December 18, ...

Eugenia Gauntier Liggett EGL

41. Janina Gavankar

Actress | Blindspotting

Janina Zione Gavankar (born November 29, 1980) is an American actress and musician. Gavankar is also trained as a pianist, vocalist, and orchestral percussionist. She majored in Theatre Performance at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Gavankar's roles include Papi, a lesbian lothario in The L ...

Janina Zione Gavankar JZG

42. Erica Gavin

Actress | Vixen!

Born and raised in Hollywood--her father was veteran character actor Fred Graff--Erica Gavin spent her teenage years as, she says, "a stoned-out hippie", and at 19 was dancing at a topless bar called Losers (with future colleagues Haji and Tura Satana). One day while waiting at her dentist's office...

Donna Graff DG

43. Lisa Gaye

Actress | Hawaiian Eye

Lisa Gaye was born on March 6, 1935 in Denver, Colorado, USA as Leslie Gaye Griffin. She was an actress, known for Hawaiian Eye (1959), How to Marry a Millionaire (1957) and Zorro (1957). She was married to Bently Clyde Ware. She died on July 14, 2016 in Houston, Texas, USA.

Leslie Gaye Griffin LGG

44. Nona Gaye

Actress | Ali

It was inevitable that Nona Gaye would become a singer - she is the granddaughter of Cuban jazz great Slim Gaillard, the niece of R&B singer/songwriter Frankie Gaye and the daughter of soul legend Marvin Gaye. Signed to Third/Stone Atlantic at 14, Nona released "Love for the Future" in 1992, which ...

Nona Marvisa Gaye NMG

45. Janet Gaynor

Actress | Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans

Janet Gaynor was born Laura Gainor on October 6, 1906, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. As a child, she & her parents moved to San Francisco, California, where she graduated from high school in 1923. She then moved to Los Angeles where she enrolled in a secretarial school. She got a job at a shoe ...

Laura Augusta Gainor LAG

46. Mitzi Gaynor

Actress | South Pacific

A leading lady of light musicals, the bright-eyed Gaynor is best remembered for "South Pacific". She also hosted a string of successful annual musical TV specials in the late 1960s and early 1970s.

Francesca Marlene de Czanyi von Gerber FMdCvG

47. Ellen Geer

Actress | The Postman

Ellen Geer, the daughter of actors Will Geer and Herta Ware, has worked continuously for 40 years in television and motion pictures since making her debut in Richard Lester's "Petulia (1968)" (1968) in support of Julie Christie and George C. Scott. Probably best remembered for her turn as the ...

Ellen Ware Geer EWG

48. Lili Gentle

Actress | Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?

Lili Gentle was born on March 4, 1940 in Birmingham, Alabama, USA. She is an actress, known for Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957), Sing Boy Sing (1958) and Young and Dangerous (1957). She was previously married to Timothy W. Guerry, Thomas P. Richardson and Richard D. Zanuck.

Lillie Charlene Gentle LCG

49. Minnie Gentry

Actress | Bad Lieutenant

Minnie Gentry was born on December 2, 1915 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA as Minnie Lee Watson. She was an actress, known for Bad Lieutenant (1992), Black Caesar (1973) and Come Back Charleston Blue (1972). She was married to Lloyd Gentry. She died on May 6, 1993 in New York, USA.

Minnie Lee Watson MLW

50. Gladys George

Actress | The Roaring Twenties

One of the fine if relatively short-lived character actresses of Hollywood heydays of the 1930s and 1940s, Gladys George came into an acting family while literally on the road. Her parents were actually English and touring with a Shakespearean theater company in Patten, Maine when she was born (...

Gladys Clare Evans GCE

51. Melissa George

Actress | Hunted

The second of four children, Australian actress Melissa George was born in Perth, Western Australia in 1976. The daughter of Pamela, a nurse, and Glenn George, a construction worker, Melissa initially expressed interest in various forms of dance rather than acting. During her childhood, George ...

Melissa Suzanne George MSG

52. Caitlin Gerard

Actress | American Crime

Caitlin Gerard was born on July 26, 1988 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Caitlin Beverly Gerard. She is an actress and producer, known for American Crime (2015), Insidious: The Last Key (2018) and The Wind (2018).

Caitlin Beverly Gerard CBG

53. Neva Gerber

Actress | The Voice from the Sky

One of the more prolific serial actresses, Neva Gerber's film credits go back to 1912, when she was making one-reelers for Kalem. Her first serial, as far as is known, was The Great Secret (1917). She alternated between serial work and one-reel comedies for Universal and other studios and appeared ...

Genevieve Dolores Gerber GDG

54. Jenna Gering

Actress | Two and a Half Men

Jenna Gering began a 15-year career first as a model. She was born Jenna Hudlett, daughter of Jeanne and Fred Hudlett in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on July 6, 1971. At age 14, Jenna Gering was spotted by a modeling scout and soon after spent a great deal of time traveling throughout Europe and Asia, ...

Jennifer Hudlett JH

55. Lauren German

Actress | Hostel: Part II

Lauren German was born on November 29, 1978 in Huntington Beach, California. German attended the prominent Actor's Studio and attended USC. Lauren also trained as a dancer at the Orange County High School of the Arts (a.k.a. OCHSA).

She made her film debut in Down to You (2000). She starred, ...

Lauren Christine German LCG

56. Lisa Gerritsen

Actress | Airport

Lisa Gerritsen's acting career spanned the years of 1968 to around 1977. She was introduced to acting in a local summer parks department production, when she was eight. Soon afterward, she began pursuing a professional career. Encouraged by her mother and grandfather, veteran screenwriter True ...

Lisa Orszag LO

57. Jami Gertz

Actress | Twister

Jami Gertz was born on October 28, 1965 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Jami Beth Gertz. She is an actress and producer, known for Twister (1996), The Lost Boys (1987) and Still Standing (2002). She has been married to Antony Ressler since June 16, 1989. They have three children.

Jami Beth Gertz JBG

58. Greta Gerwig

Writer | Lady Bird

Greta Gerwig is an American actress, playwright, screenwriter, and director. She has collaborated with Noah Baumbach on several films, including Greenberg (2010), Frances Ha (2012), for which she earned a Golden Globe nomination, and Mistress America (2015). Gerwig made her solo directorial debut ...

Greta Celeste Gerwig GCG

59. Alice Ghostley

Actress | To Kill a Mockingbird

Whether portraying a glum, withering wallflower, a drab and dowdy housewife, a klutzy maid or a cynical gossip, eccentric character comedienne Alice Ghostley had the ability to draw laughs from the skimpiest of material with a simple fret or whine. Making a name for herself on the Tony-winning ...

Alice Margaret Ghostley AMG

60. Marla Gibbs

Actress | The Jeffersons

Armed with an acid dry wit and a full arsenal of sarcasm and sass, African-American character comedienne Marla Gibbs showed up on 70s TV with a bang in middle age (44). Landing the feisty maid role on the popular ground-breaking CBS comedy, The Jeffersons (1975), eventually led to her very own ...

Margaret Theresa Bradley MTB

61. Bunny Gibson

Self | Bubbies Know Best

Bunny Gibson was born on January 19, 1946 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA. She is an actress, known for Bubbies Know Best (2018), Betrothed (2016) and Life in Pieces (2015).

Kathleen Elizabeth Gibson KEG

62. Debbie Gibson

Actress | Wedding of Dreams

Deborah Gibson is a creative force in the entertainment industry who does it all! She has single handedly transcended music and entertainment trends and fads. Deborah stands poised at the top, embarking on the second phase of her hugely successful pop career.

Deborah Gibson exploded on the pop music...

Deborah Ann Gibson DAG

63. Helen Gibson

Actress | Fighting Mad

Helen Gibson was one of the earliest serial stars. In 1915 she took over the title role in The Hazards of Helen (1914) from Helen Holmes. Known for her athletic abilities and willingness to do dangerous but exciting stunts, she made the transition from serials to features easily. She was the second...

Rose August Wenger RAW

64. Julie Gibson

Actress | The Contender

Julie Gibson was born on September 6, 1913 in Grant County, Washington, USA as Gladys Camille Sorey. She is known for her work on The Contender (1944), Bowery Buckaroos (1947) and Badmen of Tombstone (1949). She was previously married to Charles Barton and Dean Dillman Jr..

Gladys Camille Soray GCS

Ella Margaret Gibson EMG

66. Virginia Gibson

Actress | Funny Face

Virginia Gibson was born on April 9, 1925 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Virginia Gorski. She was an actress, known for Funny Face (1957), Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954) and Stop, You're Killing Me (1952). She died on April 25, 2013 in Newtown, Pennsylvania, USA.

Virginia Gorski VG

67. Wynne Gibson

Actress | The Crosby Case

Wynne Gibson was born on July 3, 1898 in New York City, New York, USA as Winifred Elaine Gibson. She was an actress, known for The Crosby Case (1934), Night After Night (1932) and Double Cross (1941). She was married to John Gallaudet. She died on May 15, 1987 in Laguna Niguel, California, USA.

Winifred Elaine Gibson WEG

68. Kelli Giddish

Actress | Chase

Kelli Giddish was born on April 13, 1980 in Cumming, Georgia, USA. She is an actress, known for Chase (2010), All My Children (1970) and Past Life (2010). She has been married to Lawrence Faulborn since June 20, 2015. They have two children.

Kelli Marie Giddish KMG

69. Pamela Gidley

Actress | Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me

Born in Methuen, Massachusetts and raised in Nashua, New Hampshire, Pamela was the only girl among four older brothers. After high school, she moved to New York and was discovered by a modeling agent while walking down a Manhattan street and soon afterwards, she won the Wilhemina Modeling Agency's ...

Pamela Catherine Gidley PCG

70. Cassidy Gifford

Actress | God's Not Dead

Cassidy Gifford was born on August 2, 1993 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA as Cassidy Erin Gifford. She is an actress, known for God's Not Dead (2014), The Gallows (2015) and Time Trap (2017).

Cassidy Erin Gifford CEG

71. Frances Gifford

Actress | Tarzan Triumphs

Frances Gifford had a somewhat unorthodox introduction to the movie business. Born and raised in Long Beach, California, she had no ambition to be an actress, and in fact had applied to UCLA when, at age 16, she and a friend got to visit the Samuel Goldwyn Studios, where they watched a movie being ...

Mary Frances Gifford MFG

72. Melissa Gilbert

Actress | Little House on the Prairie

Melissa Gilbert was born on May 8, 1964 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Melissa Ellen Gilbert. She is an actress and producer, known for Little House on the Prairie (1974), Guest Artist (2019) and Little House: Bless All the Dear Children (1984). She has been married to Timothy Busfield since ...

Melissa Ellen Gilbert MEG

73. Ronnie Gilbert

Actress | Camera Three

Ronnie Gilbert was born on September 7, 1926 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Ruth Alice Gilbert. She was an actress, known for Camera Three (1955), Running on Empty (1988) and Club Life (1986). She was married to Donna Abbe Korones and Martin Stanley Weg. She died on June 6, 2015 in ...

Ruth Alice Gilbert RAG

74. Sara Gilbert

Producer | Roseanne

Sara Gilbert was born on January 29, 1975, as Sara Rebecca Abeles at St. John's Hospital and Health Center in Santa Monica, California, to Barbara Cowan and Harold Abeles. Barbara was previously married to the late Paul Gilbert. At the age of six, when Sara saw her sister Melissa Gilbert get a star...

Sara Rebecca Abeles SRA

75. Connie Gilchrist

Actress | Cry 'Havoc'

With more than two decades of stage experience in France, England and on Broadway behind her, this moon-faced, heavy-set character actress first entered films in 1940. But no matter a film's genre - contemporary drama, historical costumer or shoot 'em up western - her Brooklyn roots always sounded ...

Rose Constance Gilchrist RCG

76. Gwynne Gilford

Actress | Masters of the Universe

Gwynne Gilford was born on July 27, 1946 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Gloria Gwynne Gilford. She is an actress, known for Masters of the Universe (1987), Petrocelli (1974) and Fade to Black (1980). She has been married to Robert Pine since September 6, 1969. They have two children.

Gloria Gwynne Gilford GGG

77. Anita Gillette

Actress | Moonstruck

Anita Gillette was born on August 16, 1936 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA as Anita Luebben. She is an actress, known for Moonstruck (1987). She was previously married to Armand Eugene Coullet and Dr. Ronald William Gillette.

Anita Luebben AL

78. Elizabeth Gillies

Actress | Victorious

Elizabeth Gillies (born July 26, 1993) is an American actress, singer and songwriter. Elizabeth began acting professionally at the age of 12. With a strong background in musical theater, Elizabeth made her Broadway debut at age 15, starring as the character "Lucy" in the original Broadway cast of "...

Elizabeth Egan Gillies EEG

79. Margalo Gillmore

Actress | High Society

Gillmore was better known for decades as a Broadway star. Among her most ardent admirers was Jacqueline Susann. According to Susann's biography, Susann had an unrequited but passionate crush on Margalo.

Margaret Lorraine Gillmore MLG

80. Virginia Gilmore

Actress | Berlin Correspondent

Virginia Gilmore's father was a British army officer who retired to California. Educated at a convent in Hollywood, she made her stage debut at 15 with a San Francisco theater company and at 20 made her first movie for Samuel Goldwyn. Although her career started out well, she was soon relegated to ...

Sherman Virginia Poole SVP

81. Peri Gilpin

Actress | Frasier

Born in Waco, Texas, Peri Gilpin grew up in Dallas, where her family encouraged her acting abilities. After studying at the Dallas Theater Center, she pursued acting at the University of Texas at Austin and then at London's British-American Academy. She appeared in guest roles on such popular ...

Peri Kay Oldham PKO

82. Erica Gimpel

Actress | Fame

Erica Gimpel burst onto the scene as the unforgettable "Coco" in the international hit series Fame (1982). Since that time, she has appeared in dozens of feature films and television shows. She played "Angel Brown" in the NBC series Profiler (1996) and appeared for six seasons as "Adele Newman" in ...

Erica Fawn Gimpel EFG

83. Mae Giraci

Actress | Jinx

Born in Los Angeles, California in 1910 of Italian parents Santo Giraci and Anna De Nubila. Discovered by Cecil B. DeMille. Worked as child star in silent films. Original film name was Tina Rossi. Birth name was May Giraci. Attended Hollywood High School. After graduation changed name to May Giraci...

Mae Georgia Giraci MGG

84. Dorothy Gish

Actress | Nell Gwyn

Dorothy Gish was born into a broken family where her restless father James Lee Gish was frequently absent. Mary Robinson McConnell a.k.a. Mary Gish, her mother, had entered into acting to make money to support the family. As soon as Dorothy and her sister Lillian Gish were old enough, they became ...

Dorothy Elizabeth Gish DEG

85. Lillian Gish

Actress | The Night of the Hunter

Lillian Diana Gish was born on October 14, 1893 in Springfield, Ohio. Her father James Lee Gish was an alcoholic who caroused around, was rarely at home and left the family to more or less to fend for themselves. To help make ends meet, Lillian, her sister Dorothy Gish and their mother Mary Gish ...

Lillian Diana Gish LDG

86. Robin Givens

Actress | Boomerang

Robin Simone Givens was born on November 27, 1964 in New York City, to Ruth (Newby) and Reuben Givens. Her father left his family when Robin was a young girl, and she seldom saw him after that. Robin's mother raised her and her younger sister in Westchester, Connecticut. Her mother (once linked to ...

Robin Simone Givens RSG

87. Nikki Glaser

Actress | Trainwreck

Nikki Glaser was born as Nicole Rene Glaser. She is a writer and producer, known for Trainwreck (2015), I Feel Pretty (2018) and Punching the Clown (2009).

Nicole Rene Glaser NRG

88. Caitlin Glass

Actress | Hagane no renkinjutsushi

Caitlin Glass was born on November 16, 1981 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Caitlin Tiffany Glass. She is known for her work on Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood (2009), Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos (2011) and Street Fighter V (2016).

Caitlin Tiffany Glass CTG

89. Summer Glau

Actress | Serenity

Summer is a native of San Antonio, Texas. She's been a ballerina most of her life. Her debut was in various commercials and a guest appearance on the WB's Angel (1999). She has gone on to star on the TV series Firefly (2002) as well as its follow-up movie Serenity (2005) and the TV series ...

Summer Lyn Glau SLG

90. Lucile Gleason

Actress | I Like It That Way

Lucile Gleason was born on February 6, 1888 in Pasadena, California, USA as Lucile Russell Webster. She is known for her work on I Like It That Way (1934), Should Husbands Work? (1939) and The Higgins Family (1938). She was married to James Gleason. She died on May 18, 1947 in Brentwood, California.

Lucile Webster Gleason LWG

91. Sharon Gless

Actress | Burn Notice

Few actresses have the distinction of being recognized and revered worldwide for multiple iconic roles in groundbreaking television shows. Sharon Gless is one of them.

Generations of TV viewers know and love the remarkable characters brought to life by this standout multi Emmy and Golden Globe ...

Sharon Marguerite Gless SMG

Catherine Vernice Glover CVG

93. Paulette Goddard

Actress | Modern Times

Paulette Goddard was a child model who debuted in "The Ziegfeld Follies" at the age of 13. She gained fame with the show as the girl on the crescent moon, and was married to a wealthy man by the time she was 16. After her divorce she went to Hollywood in 1931, where she appeared in small roles in ...

Pauline Goddard Levy PGL

94. Renee Godfrey

Actress | Buffalo Bill, Jr.

Sultry-eyed, dark-haired and exquisite-looking, New York City native Renee Godfrey certainly had the earnestness and requisite beauty to catapult herself to the top of the film industry but, in the end, fell short of her initial potential. She later put her career on the back burner to raise a ...

Renee Vera Haal RVH

95. Dagmar Godowsky

Actress | The Story Without a Name

Dagmar Godowsky was born on November 24, 1897 in Vilna, Russian Empire. She was an actress, known for The Story Without a Name (1924), In Borrowed Plumes (1926) and Virtuous Liars (1924). She was married to Frank Mayo. She died on February 13, 1975 in New York City, New York, USA.

Mercedes Dagmar Godowsky MDG

96. Angela Goethals

Actress | Home Alone

Angela Goethals was born on May 20, 1977 in New York City, New York, USA as Angela Bethany Goethals. She is an actress, known for Home Alone (1990), Jerry Maguire (1996) and Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon (2006). She has been married to Russell Soder since 2005. They have one child.

Angela Bethany Goethals ABG

97. Juliette Goglia

Actress | Fired Up!

Juliette Goglia was born on September 22, 1995 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Juliette Rose Goglia. She is an actress, known for Fired Up! (2009) and Easy A (2010).

Juliette Rose Goglia JRG

98. Whoopi Goldberg

Actress | Ghost

Whoopi Goldberg was born Caryn Elaine Johnson in the Chelsea section of Manhattan on November 13, 1955. Her mother, Emma (Harris), was a teacher and a nurse, and her father, Robert James Johnson, Jr., was a clergyman. Whoopi's recent ancestors were from Georgia, Florida, and Virginia. She worked in...

Caryn Elaine Johnson CEJ

99. Marta Golden

Actress | Revenge

Marta Golden was born on November 28, 1868 in Pennsylvania, USA as Lillian Marta Golden. She was an actress, known for Revenge (1928), A Janitor's Wife's Temptation (1915) and All Stuck Up (1915). She was married to John Arthur Raynes. She died on July 15, 1943 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

Lillian Marta Golden LMG

100. Jenette Goldstein

Actress | Aliens

Jenette Goldstein is a true chameleon. She is so effective as an actress, it is nearly impossible to recognize her from role to role. Jenette spent most of her childhood in Los Angeles. Born to theater-loving parents, she attended fine arts-oriented schools, and was the young star of the drama ...

Jenette Elise Goldstein JEG



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