Birth Place Matching "Albany, New York, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Reid Scott
Actor | Veep
Born and raised in upstate New York.
Attended Syracuse University, where he was the first undergraduate to receive a combined Directing degree from the Theatre and Film schools.
He is involved with several charitable organizations including Oceana, The Humane Society, and The Creative Coalition.
Actor | Knots Landing
William Devane, the movie and television actor, was born in Albany, New York, the son of Joseph Devane, who served as Franklin D. Roosevelt's chauffeur when he was Governor of New York. After graduating from New York City's American Academy of Dramatic Arts, he appeared on-stage. He finally made ...
Director | Die Hard
John McTiernan was born on January 8, 1951 in Albany, New York, USA as John Campbell McTiernan Jr. He is a director and producer, known for Die Hard (1988), Predator (1987) and Last Action Hero (1993). He has been married to Gail Sistrunk since 2012. He was previously married to Kate Harrington, ...
Actor | The Punisher
James Carpinello was born on August 13, 1975 in Albany, New York, USA as James Anthony Carpinello. He is an actor and producer, known for The Punisher (2004), The Great Raid (2005) and Let's Kill Ward's Wife (2014). He has been married to Amy Acker since April 25, 2003. They have two children.
Actor | A History of Violence
Born in Albany, New York, Ashton Holmes was struck by the magic of theater and film at age 4 when his mother took him to see "Peter Pan", and it was clinched by a desire to play Luke Skywalker when he saw Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977). He subsequently took acting lessons at age 6 and ...
Actor | Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
Chad Michael Collins is best known for playing the franchise lead role 'Gunnery Sgt Brandon Beckett' across four successful Sony Pictures "Sniper" military action films. As the son of original star Tom Berenger's 'Master Gunnery Sgt Thomas Beckett', Collins has played alongside his pops as well as ...
9. Anne Benton
Actress | Men Into Space
Anne Benton was born on October 29, 1932 in Albany, New York, USA as Anne Christine Benson. She was an actress, known for Men Into Space (1959), Flaming Star (1960) and Checkmate (1960). She was married to Bernard McDonald. She died on November 8, 2005 in Portland, Oregon, USA.
12. Sonja Morgan
Sonja Morgan is a television personality, fashion designer, and entrepreneur best known for appearing on The Real Housewives of New York City. Prior to joining the cast in 2010, Sonja had long been considered one of the most prominent "movers and shakers," beginning in the '80s as she balanced her ...
13. Michael Wong
Actor | Transformers: Age of Extinction
Michael Wong has managed to become a star of Asian cinema in Hong Kong despite not even speaking a word of Chinese Cantonese, and he had no training in martial arts; in Asia, the actor known for his starring role in action film Fei hu xiong xin (1994) and First Option (1996) where he plays a cop; ...
15. Martha Quinn
Actress | Motorama
Martha Quinn was born on May 11, 1959 in Albany, New York, USA as Martha Conrad Quinn. She is an actress, known for Motorama (1991), The Weird Al Show (1997) and Dead Heat (1988). She has been married to Jordan Tarlow since January 12, 1993. They have two children.
16. Andrew Rooney
Writer | 60 Minutes
Andy Rooney grew up in Albany and attended The Albany University and Colgate Academy. In 1941, at the age of 22 he was drafted into the Army and was posted to London. There he began writing for Stars and Stripes, the US armed forces newspaper and later in the war he became one of the first US ...
17. P.M. Seymour
Actor | Freedom Planet
P.M. Seymour is an Irish American Voice Actor and Casting Director, located in New York, known for his roles in Freedom Planet, Yandere Simulator, Aura Kingdom, Family Guy, Ai No Kusabi, Heroes Arena and MyStreet. He also runs a YouTube channel that focuses on readings of some of the odd posts ...
18. Carolee Carmello
Actress | Remember WENN
Ms. Carmello grew up in Albany, NY and attended the University at Albany, where she received a Bachelor's Degree in Business and French. She has 2 children with ex-husband, Gregg Edelman. She has received 3 TONY Award nominations for her work, and has been seen in 14 Broadway shows, as well as many...
Actor | Knight and Day
Christian Finnegan is a stand-up comedian, writer and actor based in New York City. In high school he attended Walnut Hill, a boarding school focused programs in the performing, visual, and creative arts located in Natick, Massachusetts. He is a graduate of NYU where he studied acting and ...
21. Harry Ackerman
Producer | The Flying Nun
Harry Ackerman was born on November 17, 1912 in Albany, New York, USA as Harry Stephen Ackerman Jr. He was a producer and writer, known for The Flying Nun (1967), Love on a Rooftop (1966) and Ford Star Jubilee (1955). He was married to Elinor Donahue and Mary Shipp. He died on February 3, 1991 in ...
22. Sara Berner
Actress | Rear Window
This accomplished voice actress with an ear for accents, first made her mark on Jack Benny's radio program in the dual role of wisecracking, gum-chewing telephone operator Mabel Flapsaddle and Jack's plumber girlfriend Gladys. Brunette Sara Berner's real name was Lillian Herdan and she was born in ...
Actress | Break A Leg!
A performer since the age of three, Christy was raised in Upstate New York, where she fell in love with theater as a toddler. She studied acting and dance, before earning her B.A. and eventually studying and performing with the Upright Citizens Brigade. Her training includes Advanced Improv and ...
27. Helen Richman
Actress | Playhouse 90
Helen Richman was born on March 14, 1930 in Albany, New York, USA as Helen Theodora Landess. She is an actress, known for Playhouse 90 (1956), The Friendless Five (2016) and 4 Faces (1999). She has been married to Peter Mark Richman since May 10, 1953. They have five children.
28. Stephen Mulderry
Stephen Mulderry was born on May 4, 1968 in Albany, New York, USA as Stephen Vincent William Mulderry. He died on September 11, 2001 in New York City, New York.
31. Charles Williams
Actor | It's a Wonderful Life
Charles Williams was born on September 27, 1898 in Albany, New York, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for It's a Wonderful Life (1946), Hidden Enemy (1940) and Midnight Limited (1940). He was married to Isabel and Virginia Josephine Evans. He died on January 3, 1958 in Hollywood, Los Angeles,...
32. Richard Lounello
Actor | Odd Man Rush
Richard's acting career began at the age of 23 with a spontaneous move to NYC. Bartending at some of the hottest nightclubs of the late 80's allowed him to take acting classes during the day, studying Meisner, Uta Hagen and others. After 4 years in Manhattan and a handful of music videos and ...
34. Joe Roberts
Actor | Our Hospitality
Joe Roberts was born on February 2, 1871 in Albany, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Our Hospitality (1923), The Primitive Lover (1922) and Three Ages (1923). He was married to Nina Mildred Straw Shannon and Lillian Stuart Feld Roberts. He died on October 28, 1923 in Los Angeles, ...
36. John Furlong
Actor | Wyatt Earp
John Furlong was born on April 14, 1933 in Albany, New York, USA as John Thomas Furlong. He is known for his work on Wyatt Earp (1994), Vampires (1998) and All the President's Men (1976). He was married to Linda M. Del Santo. He died on June 23, 2008 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
Actor | The Famous Jett Jackson
Ryan began acting at age six, his first job was a school bus safety video production for an insurance company. He then played in productions of local theatre companies and did several TV commercials. He was spotted by a New York talent agent who arranged for Ryan to audition for the role of JB in ...
39. Carrie Poyer
Carrie Poyer is a Colorado native; her father is a carpenter and her mother is an artist. She has been involved in theatre since the age of 5 in Colorado and moved to Los Angeles at the age of 17 to attend The American Musical and Dramatic Academy. She has a BFA in Theatre, a graduate of the IO ...
40. Bryant Haliday
Actor | The Projected Man
Bryant Haliday was born in Rhode Island and spent time in an English Benedictine monastery. Entering Harvard to study international law, he became involved with a group of students who were interested in putting on plays. He caught the acting bug and abruptly gave up law to become a man of the ...
41. Ward Crane
Actor | Sherlock Jr.
American actor of silent films. A native of Albany, New York, the son of a railroad engineer, he began a career in government, serving as confidential stenographer and then secretary to Governor William Sulzer of New York. Sulzer's impeachment and removal from office left Crane without a job, and ...
45. Florence Auer
Actress | That Forsyte Woman
Florence Auer was born on March 3, 1880 in Albany, New York, USA. She was an actress and writer, known for That Forsyte Woman (1949), At the Crossroads of Life (1908) and The Fight for Freedom (1908). She died on May 14, 1962 in New York City, New York.