Birth Place Matching "Abilene, Texas, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Ryan Guzman
Actor | The Boy Next Door
Ryan Anthony Guzman is an American actor, model, and mixed martial arts fighter. He was born September 21, 1987 in Abilene, Texas, to Lisa (Hudson) and Ray Guzman. After his father's service in the Air Force ended, the family moved to Sacramento, CA to raise Ryan and later on his younger brother ...
Actress | The Dukes of Hazzard
Jessica Simpson has taken the music, fashion and entertainment industries by storm. A talented artist with universal appeal, she has become an international star and media darling.
Born and raised outside of Abilene, Texas, Jessica began her performing career by sharing the stage with famous gospel ...
4. Shae D'lyn
Actress | Boardwalk Empire
In her twenty years on stage and in film Shae D'lyn has been blessed to play challenging roles opposite many outstanding actors: most recently in "Can You Ever Forgive Me?" as Nell opposite Melissa McCarthy and Richard E. Grant, "Gypsy" as Margaret opposite Naomi Watts, "Orange is the New Black" as...
Actress | Sweet Dreams
Ann Wedgeworth was born January 21, 1934 in Abilene, Texas to Cortus and Elizabeth Wedgeworth, she graduated from from Highland Park High School in University Park, and later graduated from the University of Texas in 1957. After graduation, Ann moved to New York City and auditioned several times ...
6. Carole Cook
Actress | Sixteen Candles
Actress Carole Cook showed a knack for comic timing from early on, so much so that the legendary Lucille Ball took her on as a protégée. Cook would make many appearances on Ball's TV shows The Lucy Show (1962) and Here's Lucy (1968), as well as other shows like Magnum, P.I. (1980), Dynasty (1981), ...
Actor | Pulp Fiction
Duane Whitaker, a native of Lubbock Texas, has spent the last 30 years as one of Hollywood's most entertaining hyphenates. Although others act, write and direct to varying degrees of success, Duane has consistently entertained audiences with his powerful performances, fascinating screenplays and ...
Producer | Hill Street Blues
Gregory Hoblit was born in Texas but moved to Northern California at a young age because of his father's job in law enforcement, a hint at what might have attracted the mystery/courtroom plots of his movie/TV credits. After graduating from UCLA, he worked as a TV co-producer with Steven Bochco ...
10. Cris Judd
Soundtrack | Enough
Cris Judd, the actor, has broken away from his dancing and choreography roots and moved his acting career into high gear; he recently guest-starred on Unfabulous (2004) with Emma Roberts, has appeared on sweeps week episodes of Eve (2003), Half & Half (2002) and Everybody Loves Raymond (1996), ...
13. C.J. Thomason
Actor | Transformers
CJ was born in Abilene, Texas. He began acting at age 12, and is quoted saying he got into it as a brother rivalry. Rivalry, though, only drives a person so far, but the passion and thrill he got from being on stage has led him to pursue a promising career in Hollywood.
14. Bart La Rue
Director | Satan War
Jimmie Bartell LaRue, " Bart LaRue " was born in Margret, Texas, January 23, 1932. His mother was Iva Pearl Teague LaRue his father was Jimmy LaRue. Bart graduated from High School in Sweetwater Texas At17. He attended McMurry College. He left college before graduating to perform as a clown in the ...
15. Jess Cagle
Producer | People Magazine Investigates
Jess Cagle was born on August 8, 1965 in Abilene, Texas, USA as Jess Dorman Cagle. He is known for his work on People Magazine Investigates (2016), Oscars Opening Ceremony: Live from the Red Carpet (2015) and Good Morning America (1975). He has been married to Matt Whitney since May 26, 2018.
19. Paydin LoPachin
Actress | What Just Happened
Paydin was born in a small but culturally progressive town in Texas. She grew up performing on various stages around town. She signed with Product, a modeling agency in New York at age of 11. Paydin spent her summers in New York City modeling for Limited Too and Abercrombie Kids as well as several ...
21. Guy Penrod
Music Department | Indescribable
Guy Penrod grew up in Hobbs, New Mexico, where his father pastored a Baptist church. He graduated from Liberty University. He and his wife, Angie Clark, have 7 boys and 1 girl. They reside on a farm in Tennessee, and Penrod is a member of the Gaither Vocal Band, in addition to his solo singing ...
25. McKade Marshall
McKade Marshall is an actor in stage theatre from his youth. He now works primarily in film. He has worked with numerous celebrities at charitable events - sharing the stage with Dick Van Dyke at a children's fundraiser in Malibu. He was featured on the cover of Malibu Times Magazine summer edition...
27. Matt Harwell
Actor | The Experiment
Born in Abilene, Texas, and raised in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, Matt Harwell's life was eclectic from its very beginnings. Like most American boys, he grew up on the athletic fields chucking baseballs, footballs, and whatever else he could get his hands on. However, being the grandson of a preacher, and ...
36. Tara Brite
Art Department | Animals with Clothes On
Tara Lyn Brite was born on 1st July 1985, in the small town of Abilene, Texas. After a few years in Texas and another small town in New Mexico, Tara, her two brothers, and their parents settled in Phoenix, Arizona. In high school, Tara was a part of the internationally accredited International ...
38. Grant Turner
Actor | Coal Miner's Daughter
Grant Turner was born on May 17, 1912 in Abilene, Texas, USA as Jesse Granderson Turner. He was an actor, known for Coal Miner's Daughter (1980), Loretta Lynn: Honky Tonk Girl (1990) and Dolly (1987). He died on October 19, 1991 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
40. Case Keenum
Self | NFL on FOX
Height: 6'1 / Weight: 205 / DOB: February 17, 1988 / College: Houston / Hometown: Abilene, TX Case Keenum attended Wylie High School in Abilene, Texas where he passed for 6,783 yards and 48 touchdowns his senior season earning second-team All-State honors. He posted a career win/loss record of 31-...
Actress | ANiMUS
Lauren Margaret Wills began acting at the age of 7, starring as "The Little Pumpkin" in her first play. Throughout middle school and high school, she was in multiple plays, including "The Curious Savage" playing Fairy May and "Melanie and the Trash Can Troll" playing Sylvia Feldspar.
In college, she...
45. Dustin Johnson
Director | It's Over: Nephilim
Dustin Johnson was born on December 9, 1980 in Abilene, Texas, USA as Dustin Michael Johnson. He was a director and actor, known for It's Over: Nephilim (2016) and Squatch! Curse of the Tree Guardian (2012). He was married to Nancy B. Rodriguez. He died on May 22, 2015 in Texas.
49. Kyle Gilmore
Director | Dinosauria
Kyle Gilmore is an independent filmmaker and co-founder of Vintage Reel Productions with his wife Brandi Albritton.
After a successful career as a commercial videographer/producer, Gilmore ventured into documentary and feature film making so he could tackle projects that he is passionate about such ...
Actor | Rush
Harrison, John Ray (1930~2001) John Ray Harrison, former member of the Texas House of Representatives, District Judge, and four-time mayor of Pasadena, Texas, was born in Abilene, Texas, on August 2, 1930. He graduated from Abilene High School and McMurry College. He earned his doctor of ...