Birth Place Matching "Columbia, South Carolina, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Wind River
Kelsey Asbille Chow is the oldest of three siblings, a younger brother and younger sister. At a young age she studied dance, and grew to love performing. School plays led to community theater, then she was member of the Hammond Select Ensemble, which she has performed with in Italy and other places...
Actress | Thor
Jaimie Alexander was born in Greenville, South Carolina, but moved with her family to Grapevine, Texas, when she was four years old. She took theatre classes in grade school as a hobby but was kicked out in high school because she could not sing, and so she took up sports instead. At age 17 she ...
3. Mike Colter
Actor | Luke Cage
Mike was born to Mr. & Mrs. Eddie Lee Colter Sr. At just 8 years of age he knew that acting would be his life long ambition when he saw the film "A Soldiers Story" in 1984. He began by starting a drama club in high school and becoming the president of the club. After putting on several plays and ...
5. Aziz Ansari
Actor | Parks and Recreation
Aziz Ansari was born in Columbia, South Carolina, to Fatima, a medical office worker, and Shoukath, a gastroenterologist. His family is from Tamil Nadu, India. He graduated from NYU as a business major in 2004. He graduated from the South Carolina Governor's School for Math and Science in ...
6. Allison Munn
Actress | Elizabethtown
Allison Munn was born and raised in South Carolina. After graduating from the College of Charleston, Munn knew she wanted to pursue acting full-time and moved to New York to study. She soon joined the cast of the famous off-Broadway production of "The Fantasticks" at New York's Sullivan Street ...
Actor | Friday Night Lights
Lee Thompson Young was born as the son of Velma Love and Tommy Scott Young. When he was in second grade his parents split up and he went to live with his mother. At age ten, he portrayed Dr. Martin Luther King in a play called "A Night of Stars and Dreams". That's when Lee decided he wanted to be ...
9. Missy Crider
Actress | Frailty
A native of Columbia, South Carolina, Missy Crider began her journey to the arts at an early age. She took a job as a singer and violinist in musical stage shows, when she was awarded Young Entertainer of the Year by the OMA Stage Awards Association in 1986 in Branson, Missouri. A trip to record a ...
10. Elizabeth MacRae
Actress | The Conversation
Actress Elizabeth MacRae appeared in several motion pictures and on many television shows in the course of her acting career. Her movie roles included appearances in Francis Ford Coppola's The Conversation (1974), as well as parts in For Love or Money (1963), The Incredible Mr. Limpet (1964), ...
11. Stanley Donen
Director | Charade
Inspired by Fred Astaire's dancing in Flying Down to Rio (1933), Stanley Donen (pronounced 'Dawn-en') attended dance classes from the age of ten. He later recalled that the only thing he wanted to be was a tap dancer.
He was born in Columbia, South Carolina, to Helen Pauline (Cohen) and Mordecai ...
12. Barton MacLane
Actor | The Maltese Falcon
Barton MacLane graduated from Wesleyan University, where he displayed a notable aptitude for sports, in particular football and basketball. Not surprisingly, his physical prowess led to an early role in The Quarterback (1926) with Richard Dix. MacLane once commented that, as an actor, he needed to ...
13. Julianne Morris
Actress | The Adventures of Sinbad
Julianne Morris was born on May 8th 1968. Julianne was originally born in South Carolina but at three months of age, moved to Windermere, Florida. As a young child, she was exposed to many different art forms; from baton to cheerleading to tap. Julianne attended the North Carolina School of the ...
14. Robin Swicord
Writer | The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Robin Swicord was born in 1952 in Columbia, South Carolina, USA. She is a writer, known for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), Memoirs of a Geisha (2005) and Little Women (1994). She has been married to Nicholas Kazan since 1984. They have two children.
16. Ann Savage
Actress | Detour
For one tough cookie who achieved major cult stardom with her hard-bitten blonde looks and "Perfect Vixen" tag, Ann Savage in real life was a lovely, spirited, gentle-looking lady. She may have peaked only briefly in 1940s Hollywood low-budgeters, but she made the most of it during that fairly ...
17. Scott Holroyd
Actor | TiMER
Scott Holroyd was born on June 5, 1975 in Columbia, South Carolina, USA as Scott Powell Holroyd. He is an actor and producer, known for TiMER (2009), As the World Turns (1956) and Anthropoid (2016). He has been married to Allison Munn since November 17, 2007. They have one child.
18. Alex Daniels
Actor | Cyborg
Alex Daniels was born on March 4, 1956 in Columbia, South Carolina, USA as Charles Alexander Daniels. He is known for his work on Cyborg (1989), The Guardian (2006) and Mortal Kombat (1995). He has been married to Carolyn Sapp Daniels since January 1, 2006. They have three children. He was ...
19. Tessa Fowler
Actress | Shock Value
Very cute, busty, and shapely 5'1" redhead knockout Tessa Fowler was born on January 23, 1992 in Columbia, South Carolina. Fowler grew up in South Carolina with her mother and two sisters. Tessa was discovered by Playboy scouts while working at a Hooters restaurant: She was not only the Playboy ...
20. Lauren Hill
Actress | Sex and Death 101
Slim, lovely, and sexy brunette looker Lauren Michelle Hill was born on June 27, 1979 in Columbia, South Carolina. Lauren has two brothers and a sister. Her mother owned a modeling agency. Hill started her modeling career as a child model for department store catalogs and posing for the art on ...
23. Sarah Jones
Camera Department | The Vampire Diaries
Sarah Elizabeth Jones was a child of Richard and Elizabeth Jones. She was the sister of Rebecca Jones and Eric Jones. Sarah began her film career while interning on the set of Army Wives (2007), a popular television show. Sarah continued to climb the ranks of the film industry, quickly finding a ...
25. Carlos Knight
Actor | ER
Carlos Knight is best known for the role of Owen Reynolds on Nickelodeon's Supah Ninjas. Columbia, South Carolina native Carlos Knight began acting at Town Theater in his hometown. After performing on stage in plays including Footloose and the Wiz, Carlos landing his first paying television role in...
26. Tara Killian
Actress | Band Camp
Tara was born and raised in Columbia, South Carolina. She was a determined child, starting dance lessons at age 2, and learning to read at age 3. She grew up unsure of whether she wanted to be a medical doctor or a performing artist. Her mother was a science teacher with a passion for visual art, ...
27. Peter Cilella
Actor | Resolution
Peter grew up in Washington, DC and Columbia, SC.
After graduating from the University of Notre Dame, he headed to Los Angeles to pursue a career in acting. Since then, he has worked steadily in commercials, films, and on stage. His interests include surfing, snowboarding, writing, sweaty wedding ...
28. Gloria Saunders
Actress | Terry and the Pirates
Gloria Saunders was born on September 29, 1927 in Columbia, South Carolina, USA as Gloria Ella Saunders. She is known for her work on Terry and the Pirates (1952), Red Snow (1952) and Space Patrol (1950). She was married to Tommy Thompson. She died on June 4, 1980 in Bakersfield, California, USA.
29. Bobby Roe
Actor | The Houses October Built
He was an All-American Pitcher at UCLA. Before moving to Los Angeles, Bobby grew up in Dallas, Texas. He was first cast as the stunt double for Roger Clemens in Zack Snyder's "Rocket Unit" Cingular commercial. In addition to commercial work, Bobby went on to work on his masters in film at Loyola ...
31. Craig Melvin
Actor | The Event
Craig Melvin was born on May 20, 1979 in Columbia, South Carolina, USA as Craig Delano Melvin. He is an actor, known for The Event (2010), Dig (2015) and Bringing the Fallen Home (2014). He has been married to Lindsay Czarniak since October 15, 2011. They have two children.
33. Dan Kneece
Dan Kneece spent the first 18 years of life in Blackville, South Carolina, and attended public school there. In 7th grade, he won a medal at Edisto Conference in for playing Overture Eroica on the Oboe. Dan won the John Phillip Sousa Award in 1974 for being the best Senior musician at Blackville ...
42. Alexis Jordan
Soundtrack | Abduction
Alexis Jordan was born in Columbia, South Carolina on April 7, 1992 to an African American mother, Native American and European descent and a Puerto Rican father. She rose to fame as a contestant on the first season of America's Got Talent in 2006. After being eliminated from the show, she began to...
43. John Snow
John was born in Columbia, South Carolina, and moved to Baton Rouge, Louisiana at the age of 10. After getting his big break in film with the blockbuster hit "Glory Road", he hopes to continue his acting career in a bigger way enroute to becoming one of Hollywood's brightest up-and-coming young ...
44. Danny Buday
Director | Five Star Day
Danny Buday is a film and TV director, writer and producer. Danny recently directed the romantic comedy Country Christmas Album (2018) for Ion Television and MarVista Entertainment, as well as back-to-back thriller feature films Seduced By A Killer (2018) and The Ex Next Door (2019) for Lifetime ...
48. Brian Clackley
Actor | Dead Silent
Brian Clackley is an American actor and businessman. Brian Clackley was born in South Carolina. Brian is married with three daughters. Brian previously worked as a police officer and an EMT. Brian is known for his reoccurring character "Stan" in a series of commercials for Cheerwine soft drink ...
49. Michal Friedman
Actress | Speed Racer: The Next Generation
Michal Friedman was born on August 29, 1967 in Columbia, South Carolina, USA as Michal Lura Friedman. She was an actress, known for Speed Racer: The Next Generation (2008), Winx Club (2004) and Astonishing X-Men (2009). She was married to Dan Green. She died on November 25, 2011 in New York City, ...
50. Alex English
Actor | Amazing Grace and Chuck
Alexander English was born in Columbia, South Carolina, on January 5, 1954. He attended the University of South Carolina on a basketball scholarship and graduated after four successful years. Drafted in the 2nd round by the NBA Milwaukee Bucks, he moved after three years to the Denver Nuggets where...