Birth Place Matching "Greenwich, Connecticut, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Glenn Close

Actress | Fatal Attraction

Seven time Academy Award-nominated actress Glenn Close was born and raised in Greenwich, Connecticut. She is the daughter of Bettine (Moore) and William Taliaferro Close (William Close), a prominent doctor. Both of her parents were from upper-class northeastern families.

Glenn was often seen on ...

2. Emma Greenwell

Actress | Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

Emma Greenwell was born in the United States but raised in London. After graduating high school she applied to drama schools and did a play at the Edinburgh Festival. She studied acting at Hurtwood House and LAMDA. After graduating, Emma moved to Los Angeles and booked her first role of Mandy ...

3. Bijou Phillips

Actress | Almost Famous

The multi-talented Bijou Phillips has led an unusual life. She spent her childhood in New York, California and South Africa. She excelled in Equestrienne sport. When she was 13, she became a model to escape boarding school and became one of the youngest people to grace the cover of "Interview" ...

4. Heather Thomas

Actress | Zapped!

Heather Thomas was born on September 8, 1957 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA as Heather Anne Thomas. She is an actress, known for Zapped! (1982), Cyclone (1987) and The Fall Guy (1981). She has been married to Harry M. Brittenham since October 10, 1992. They have one child. She was previously ...

5. Linda Purl

Actress | Mighty Joe Young

Linda Purl was born in Greenwich, Connecticut, and raised in Japan, becoming the only foreigner to train at the Toho Geino Academy. At the Imperial Theatre in Tokyo, she played the role of "Louis" in "The King and I" (in Japanese), "Bet" in "Oliver" and the role of "Helen Keller" in "The Miracle ...

6. Melissa Bolona

Actress | The Hurricane Heist

Melissa was born in Greenwich, CT, grew up in NJ and spent a portion of her youth living in Lima, Peru. Her father is Peruvian, and she has German, Cuban and Ukrainian heritage. She studied abroad at The American Business School in Paris, and graduated from Pace University in New York with a Degree...

7. Matt Ross

Director | Captain Fantastic

Matt Ross was born on January 3, 1970 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA as Matthew Brandon Ross. He is an actor and director, known for Captain Fantastic (2016), American Psycho (2000) and The Aviator (2004).

8. Tom Noonan

Actor | Synecdoche, New York

Offbeat character actor Tom Noonan started off his career in various theater troupes that utilized his skills as a guitarist and composer. A graduate from Yale's acting school, he founded the Paradise Theatre in 1983, which was instrumental later in his growth as an artist. Gravitating toward film ...

9. Evan Ross

Actor | The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2

Evan Ross was born on August 26, 1988 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA as Evan Olav Næss. He is an actor, known for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015), The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014) and ATL (2006). He has been married to Ashlee Simpson since August 30, 2014. They have one ...

10. 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).

11. Dyanne Thorne

Actress | Ilsa: She Wolf of the SS

American actress and performer Dyanne Thorne began her career in show business as a band vocalist and New York stage actress. Before breaking onto the silver screen, she was popular as a comedic sketch artist/talking foil. Comedy albums, with Allen & Rossi, Vaughn Meader and Loman & Barkley earned ...

12. Neil Burger

Director | Divergent

Neil Burger was born in 1963 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA. He is a producer and director, known for Divergent (2014), The Illusionist (2006) and Interview with the Assassin (2002). He has been married to Diana Kellogg since June 30, 1997.

13. Jim True-Frost

Actor | The Hudsucker Proxy

Jim True-Frost was born on July 31, 1966 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA as James True. He is an actor, known for The Hudsucker Proxy (1994), Singles (1992) and Off the Map (2003). He has been married to Cora Frost since June 5, 1999. They have two children.

14. Olivia Palermo

Actress | The Smurfs

Olivia is the daughter of real estate developer, of Italian descent, Douglas Palermo and interior designer Lynn Hutchings. Palermo grew up between the Upper East Side, New York and Greenwich, Connecticut where she attended Nightingale-Bamford School, and then St. Luke's School, where she was on the...

15. Dick Purcell

Actor | Captain America

Dick Purcell was born on August 6, 1905 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA. He was an actor, known for Captain America (1944), Heroes in Blue (1939) and The Daredevil Drivers (1938). He was married to Ethelind Terry. He died on April 10, 1944 in Hollywood, California, USA.

16. Chris Berman

Actor | Draft Day

Chris Berman was born on May 10, 1955 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA as Christopher James Berman. He is an actor, known for Draft Day (2014), The Longest Yard (2005) and SportsCenter (1979). He was previously married to Katherine "Kathy" Alexinski and Kathy Alexinski.

17. Colby Chester

Actor | Salvador

Colby Chester was born on November 17, 1941 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA. He is known for his work on Salvador (1986), Emergency! (1972) and F.E.A.R.: First Encounter Assault Recon (2005).

18. Penne Hackforth-Jones

Actress | Muriel's Wedding

Penne Hackforth-Jones was born on August 5, 1949 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA as Penelope Beatrix Hackforth-Jones. She was an actress, known for Muriel's Wedding (1994), Paradise Road (1997) and Black and White (2002). She died on May 17, 2013 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

20. Todd Grimes

Director | Star Wars: Detours

Todd Grimes was born on April 14, 1974 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA. He is a director and producer, known for Star Wars: Detours (2019), Back at the Barnyard (2007) and The Epic Tales of Captain Underpants (2018). He has been married to Kelly Grimes since July 1, 2000.

21. Chris Burns

Actor | Watchmen

Chris Burns was born on December 2, 1972 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA. He is known for his work on Watchmen (2009), Little Man (2006) and V (2009).

22. Knowl Johnson

Actor | Steel Magnolias

Knowl Johnson was born on September 16, 1970 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA. He is an actor, known for Steel Magnolias (1989), Toy Soldiers (1991) and Lean on Me (1989).

23. Mark Salzman

Actor | Iron & Silk

Mark Salzman was born in 1959 in Connecticut. At the age of seven he started to play the cello because of his mother's musical influence. He also has a small thing for astronomy from his father. He has two younger sibilings, Erich and Rachel. At 13, Mark set out on a quest to become a Kung Fu Zen ...

24. Heidi Kristoffer

Actress | Confessions of a Shopaholic

Heidi Kristoffer was born on July 24, 1982 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA. She is an actress, known for Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009), All My Children (1970) and The Oranges (2011).

25. Alex Paen

Producer | Animal Rescue with Alex Paen

Alex Paen was born in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA. He is a producer and director, known for Animal Rescue with Alex Paen (2007), We the Jury (2002) and AIDS: The Global Explosion (1989).

26. Anne Serling

Self | American Masters

Anne Serling was born on June 4, 1955 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA.

27. John Henson

Actor | Muppet Treasure Island

John Henson was born on April 25, 1965 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA as John Paul Henson. He was an actor, known for Muppet Treasure Island (1996), Muppets from Space (1999) and Muppet*vision 3-D (1991). He was married to Gyongyi Henson. He died on February 14, 2014 in Saugerties, New York, USA.

28. Marco Pennette

Producer | Ugly Betty

In his life (on which his creation Mitch Crumb from the show Crumbs (2006) is based), he lost a brother to drowning.

29. Kathleen Kennedy Townsend

Self | Bhutto

Eldest daughter of Robert F. Kennedy and Ethel Kennedy. Kathleen is also the first grandchild of Rose Kennedy and Joseph P. Kennedy. Named after her aunt, Kathleen "Kick" Kennedy Cavendish, Marchioness of Hartington. Kathleen followed her as the first of her generation to marry. Kathleen married ...

30. Maurice 'Lefty' Flynn

Actor | The Golden Stallion

Maurice 'Lefty' Flynn was born on May 26, 1892 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA as Maurice Bennett Flynn. He was an actor, known for The Golden Stallion (1927), Oh Boy! (1919) and Breed of the Border (1924). He was married to Lesley Bogert, Nora Langhorne Phipps, Viola Dana, Blanche Shove Palmer and ...

31. Tommy Edison

Self | The Tommy Edison Experience

Tommy Edison was born on July 17, 1963 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA. He is an actor, known for The Tommy Edison Experience (2011), Tosh.0 (2009) and Blind Film Critic (2011). He is married to Alannah Uhrich.

32. Robert Boocheck

Director | ABCs of Death 2

Robert Boocheck was born on September 1, 1976 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA. He is a director and writer, known for ABCs of Death 2 (2014), Horrific (2014) and Minutes Past Midnight (2016).

33. Lucas Harmon

Writer | America Down

Lucas Harmon was born on May 8, 2002 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA. He is a writer and actor, known for America Down (2018) and The World of Lucas Harmon (2017).

34. Bob Hite

Actor | Seaquest DSV

Bob Hite, Jr., later known as News Anchor / Reporter, Bob Hite, was born and raised in Greenwich, CT. He served in the US Marine Corps during the Vietnam era, from 1967 through 1969. Instructed in elocution and speech by his well-known announcer/anchor/narrator father, Bob Hite, Sr. (1914-2000), at...

36. Trey Wingo

Producer | 30 for 30 Shorts

Trey Wingo was born on September 19, 1963 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA as Hal Chapman Wingo III. He is an actor and producer, known for 30 for 30 Shorts (2012), Mayne Street (2008) and The Neighbors (2012). He has been married to Janice Parmalee since November 1, 1987.

37. Keleigh Brockman

Actress | Theatre and Me's the Bully

Keleigh Brockman was born in Greenwich, Ct, USA. She is the daughter of actor, stuntman, and race car driver, Michael Brockman. Keleigh began acting in local theatre programs around the age of four. Her first experience on a professional set was working as a stand in for actress Odeya Rush on the ...

38. Justin Zimmerman

Producer | SMART

Justin Zimmerman, MFA in Film, is a nationally recognized writer, filmmaker and professor. His narrative and documentary work has appeared in more than 150 film festivals across the globe and has been broadcast on national public television, where he won two international television awards. He's ...

39. Abby O'Sullivan

Costume Designer | Mississippi Grind

Beginning in Fashion Design, O'Sullivan's entry to film was her work as Costume Designer for the Oscar-nominated independent drama 'Frozen River,'. She has since designed the costumes for a diverse list of film and television projects including Scott Derrickson's 'SINSISTER' (2015) Ryan Fleck & ...

40. Peter Gibson

Location Management | The Cloverfield Paradox

Peter Gibson was born in Greenwich, Connecticut and is the third of five children. His older siblings and mother both had experience with Broadway productions, offering him both opportunity and inspiration to pursue a career in Show Business. He currently resides in Los Angeles, involved in diverse...

41. Hope Hicks

Self | Inside Edition

Hope Hicks was born on October 21, 1988 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA as Hope Charlotte Hicks. She is an executive.

42. Gary Coppola

Sound Department | Breakdown

43. George W.S. Trow

Writer | Savages

A graduate of Phillips Exeter Academy and Harvard University (class of 1965), George Trow was a novelist, playwright, short story writer, and media critic whose comments on the decline of American civilization after the end of World War II could be summarized in one word - "Television". He further ...

44. Daniel Topping

Self | What's My Line?

Daniel Topping was born on June 11, 1912 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA as Daniel Reid Topping. He was married to Charlotte Ann Lillard, Alice Meade Lowthers, Kay Sutton, Sonja Henie, Arline Judge and Theodora Boettger. He died on May 18, 1974 in Miami Beach, Florida, USA.

45. Nina Blanchard

Actress | Hard Time

Nina Blanchard was born on July 21, 1928 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA. She is known for her work on Hard Time (1998), Your Hit Parade (1950) and Macbeth (1954). She died on February 7, 2010 in Burbank, California, USA.

46. Kimmy Barnard

Director | Logging Off

Kimmy Barnard was born on August 16, 2000 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA. She is an actress and director, known for Logging Off (2018), Art Less (2016) and Fry Day (2017).

47. William Close

Self | Plague Fighters

William Close was born on June 7, 1924 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA as William Taliaferro Close. He was married to Bettine. He died on January 15, 2009 in Big Piney, Wyoming, USA.

48. Jim Cole

Director | The Last Rung on the Ladder

Jim Cole was born on August 13, 1966 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA. He is an assistant director and actor, known for The Last Rung on the Ladder (1987), A Judgment in Stone (1986) and Stranded (1991).

49. Chris Shimojima

Editor | JT vs. the Good Guys

Graduated from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts with a BFA in Dramatic Writing. He works as a film writer/director, commercial director, and editor. He was an AICP award nominee for his Arena Water Instinct commercial spot. His ancestry is Japanese and Chinese. He is an avid swimmer and a former ...

50. Justin Cherry

Spider-Man 2

After graduating with a degree in Art/Semiotics from Brown University, Judd Cherry began working with producer Laura Ziskin (Spider-Man 1, 2, and 3, Pretty Woman, What About Bob, etc.). Judd was subsequently hired as the writer's assistant on Spider-Man 2, working directly with 2-time Academy Award...


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