Birth Place Matching "Austin, Texas, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Amber Heard
Actress | Aquaman
Amber Laura Heard was born in Austin, Texas, to Patricia Paige Heard (née Parsons), an internet researcher, and David C. Heard (David Clinton Heard), a contractor. She has English, Irish, Scottish, German, and Welsh ancestry.
Heard appeared in the Academy Award-nominated film, North Country (2005), ...
Actress | Fifty Shades of Grey
Dakota Mayi Johnson is an American actress and fashion model. She was born in Austin, Texas, and is the daughter of actors Don Johnson and Melanie Griffith. Her maternal grandmother is actress Tippi Hedren.
In 1999, she made her film debut in Crazy in Alabama (1999), where she and her half-sister, ...
3. Ethan Hawke
Actor | Training Day
Ethan Green Hawke was born on November 6, 1970 in Austin, Texas, to Leslie Carole (Green), a charity worker, and James Steven Hawke, an insurance actuary. His parents were students at the University of Texas at the time but divorced when Ethan was 5 years old. His mother raised him alone for the ...
8. Ben McKenzie
Actor | Gotham
Ben McKenzie was born Benjamin McKenzie Schenkkan in Austin, Texas on September 12, 1978, to Mary Frances (Victory), a poet, and Pieter Meade Schenkkan, an attorney. His uncle is playwright Robert Schenkkan. Ben is of Dutch Jewish (from his paternal grandfather), English, and Scottish descent. He ...
Actor | WarGames
For decades, Dabney Coleman has often appeared as a smarmy, selfish, nervous person, often with money, who is mostly out for himself. He did such a good job in this type of part that he's made a career of it in film.
Dabney Wharton Coleman was born in Austin, Texas, to Mary Wharton (Johns) and ...
10. Gracie Gillam
Actress | Teen Beach 2
Gracie Gillam (born May 4, 1992) is an American actress, best known for her roles as "Lela" in the Disney Channel's feminist, early-1960s-Beach-Party-Movie musical franchise "Teen Beach Movie" (2013) and "Teen Beach movie 2" (2015), as well as spunky BFF "Amy Martin" in ABC Family's "The Nine Lives...
11. Gabriel Luna
Actor | Terminator: Dark Fate
Gabriel Luna was born on December 5, 1982 in Austin, Texas, USA as Gabriel Isaac Luna. He is an actor and producer, known for Terminator: Dark Fate (2019), Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013) and Bernie (2011). He has been married to Smaranda Luna since February 20, 2011.
12. Tom Ford
Director | A Single Man
Tom Ford is an American fashion designer, film director, screenwriter and film producer. He gained fame as the creative director at Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent. In 2006, Ford launched his own "Tom Ford" label.
Ford directed the films A Single Man (2009) and Nocturnal Animals (2016), both films were...
13. Mehcad Brooks
Actor | Desperate Housewives
Mehcad Brooks continues to rise as one of Hollywood's most promising stars. Brooks was in USA's new drama Necessary Roughness (2011), in which he portrayed Terrence "TK" King, the star wide receiver for the Hawks who is becoming notorious for his frequent fumbles -- not to mention his regular ...
14. Steve Austin
Actor | The Condemned
'Stone Cold' Steve Austin was born in Victoria, Texas, as Steven James Anderson, on December 18, 1964, the youngest of five children. His mother, Beverly Jane (Harrison), remarried to Kenneth Williams, and he took his stepfather's surname. He played football at the North Texas State University. He ...
15. Jay O. Sanders
Actor | The Day After Tomorrow
Jay O. Sanders was born on April 16, 1953 in Austin, Texas, USA as Jay Olcutt Sanders. He is known for his work on The Day After Tomorrow (2004), Kiss the Girls (1997) and Revolutionary Road (2008). He has been married to Maryann Plunkett since October 1, 1991. They have one child.
17. Adriene Mishler
Actress | Joe
Adriene Mishler is an actress, yoga teacher and entrepreneur from Austin, Texas. With a professional theatre background, Adriene works in television, voiceover and film and has 3.5 million subscribers on YouTube. She is a regular contributor for magazines and blogs and voices several character's in...
18. Marshall Allman
Actor | Hostage
Marshall Allman, born April 5th, 1984 in Austin, Texas, realized his talent for acting at the age of seventeen when he was given his first role in a summer production of Clive Barker's "The History of the Devil". Giving up his pursuits in art and athletics, he moved to Hollywood weeks after ...
20. Angela Bettis
Actress | May
Angela Bettis is an American film and stage actress, film producer, and director best known for her lead roles in the 2002 TV adaptation of the Stephen King novel Carrie, the title character in May (2002), and in Girl, Interrupted.
In addition to her work in film, Bettis also starred in two Broadway...
21. Tobe Hooper
Director | The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
Honored with many awards for his films and achievement in the horror genre, Tobe Hooper is truly one of the Masters of Horror (2005).
Tobe Hooper was born in Austin, Texas, to Lois Belle (Crosby) and Norman William Ray Hooper, who owned a theater in San Angelo. He spent the 1960s as a college ...
Actress | The Intern
Wallis Currie-Wood is a graduate of The Juilliard School.
She made her feature film debut in the Nancy Meyers' film "The Intern," opposite Robert DeNiro, released in the fall of 2015.
From 2014 to present, she has played Stephanie "Stevie" McCord on the CBS television drama, "Madam Secretary," ...
23. Guich Koock
Actor | American Ninja
A sixth generation Texan, born and raised on a Texas ranch outside of Austin, Texas, Guich Koock (his stage name) attended Texas A&M University, where he earned a BA in English and worked on an MA in Texas folklore by collecting stories from children of slaves. After school he worked at various ...
Actress | That's My Boy
Ciara was born in Austin, Texas October 25, 1985. She is the only child of Carlton and Jackie Harris. Due to her father being in the United States Army, she grew up on army bases in Germany, New York, Utah, California, Arizona, and Nevada. During her teens, Ciara and her family settled in Atlanta. ...
28. Nick Krause
Actor | The Descendants
Born in Austin and raised in Georgetown, Texas, Krause was a smart and athletic kid. He went to college at age 10 and, after that, decided to attend the charter school, NYOS, in order to grow around people his own age. He graduated early from Georgetown High School to begin shooting The Descendants...
Soundtrack | The Longest Yard
Nelly went to Spain with his father, Air Force Man Cornall Haynes Sr., until he was 3 years old, then moved to St. Louis. Nelly's folks struggled financially and split up when he was 7. As the youngest child in the neighborhood he grew up getting into trouble with the big kids. As a result he ended...
30. Arianne Martin
Actress | The Haunting of Hill House
Arianne Martin was born in Austin, Texas. Before the age of seven, she had lived in several different countries including New Zealand, Saipan, and American Samoa. Her travels led to an intense interest in arts and culture. She began her film career in production. She made the transition from being ...
31. Dawn Dunlap
Actress | Forbidden World
Adorable baby doll brunette beauty Dawn Dunlap had a regrettably fleeting film career from the late 70s up until the mid 80s. Dawn was born in October 1964 in Austin, Texas. She made her debut at age 14 in the titular role of a lovely and naive, yet enticing ballet dancer in the steamy soft-core ...
32. Zachary Scott
Actor | Mildred Pierce
American leading man of suave or sinister roles. A collateral relative of George Washington and William Barclay 'Bat' Masterson, Scott was the son of a wealthy surgeon. Intending to follow his father into medicine, Scott studied at the University of Texas, but found he preferred the theater. He ...
33. Elizabeth Rogers
Actress | The Towering Inferno
Elizabeth Rogers was born on May 18, 1934 in Austin, Texas, USA as Betty Jayne Rogers. She was an actress, known for The Towering Inferno (1974), An Officer and a Gentleman (1982) and Star Trek (1966). She was married to Erik L. Nelson. She died on November 6, 2004 in Tarzana, California, USA.
34. Jamie Tisdale
Actress | From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series
Jamie Tisdale was born on December 17, 1983 in Austin, Texas, USA as Jamie Diane Tisdale. She is an actress and director, known for From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series (2014), The Leftovers (2014) and The Devil's Candy (2015). She has been married to Joshua Reid Hunter since March 20, 2017. They have ...
35. Dustin Rhodes
Dustin Rhodes was born on April 11, 1969 in Austin, Texas, USA as Dustin Patrick Runnels. He is an actor, known for The Murders of Brandywine Theater (2014), Meet Me There (2014) and WWE Raw (1993). He has been married to Ta-rel Marie Runnels since June 22, 2012. He was previously married to Milena...
37. Heather Kafka
Actress | The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
Heather Kafka's just about done with this racket. Heather Kafka needs cinema to matter to humanity again, a livable wage or a permanent vacation. Heather Kafka was born in Austin, Texas and has been an actor for 35 years. (She also had to add words to this "mini-bio" because it actually wasn't long...
43. Tonie Perensky
Actress | Varsity Blues
Born and raised in Canada. Tonie has a rich theater background. At the age of 16, she was voted "Top Teen Actor in the Provence." This award was given to her, no doubt, as a result of her experience as a gifted protege, who at the age of 13, was selected to be part of a unique program that had her ...
44. Seth Lee
Actor | The Accountant
Born in Austin Texas, and moved to Los Angeles at age 11 to further pursue his acting career. Seth was first introduced to acting and martial arts through a chance meeting with Ernie Reyes Jr (Ninja Turtles) and decided that he wanted to follow in his footsteps. Seth began to study acting and ...
46. Paul A. Partain
Actor | The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
Paul Alan Partain was born on November 22, 1946 in Austin, Texas. Paul first started acting in his junior high school days; he was a member of the drama club and acted on a regular basis in school plays. Partain served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam war. After finishing his tour of ...