Birth Place Matching "Montclair, New Jersey, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
2. Kal Penn
Kal Penn was born and raised in Montclair, New Jersey, to Asmita, a fragrance evaluator, and Suresh Modi, an engineer. His parents are Gujarati immigrants to America from India. He attended the Freehold Regional High School District's Performing Arts High School where he participated in the ...
3. Peter Greene
Actor | The Mask
Born in Montclair, New Jersey in 1965. He discovered acting in his mid 20s in New York, where he was trained at Lee Strasberg's studio. Then his deep voiced, tall and pale persona showed up on TV and films in 1990. His first leading roles were in Laws of Gravity (1992) and Clean, Shaven (1993), the...
Born to George & Frances Simonson Walter, and named Sterling Relyea Walter. Father died in 1925. Adopted by stepfather 'James Hayden' renamed Sterling Walter Hayden. Grew up in New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Washington D.C., and Maine. Though very poor, attended prep school at ...
Actor | The Green Inferno
Richard Burgi was born on July 30, 1958, in Montclair, New Jersey (a town roughly 15 miles west of New York City), to a musical family: His father was a drummer, his mother was a singer, and one of his three siblings became a drummer. Burgi started participating in community theater during his ...
6. Trevor Moore
Writer | The Whitest Kids U'Know
Trevor Moore was born on April 3, 1980 in Montclair, New Jersey, USA as Trevor Paul Moore. He is a writer and producer, known for The Whitest Kids U'Know (2007), Miss March (2009) and Walk the Prank (2016). He has been married to Aimee Carlson since October 9, 2010.
Actor | The Big Sleep
An American character actor who specialized in "average joes", often timid or down-on-their-luck, Louis Jean Heydt was born in Montclair, New Jersey, and educated at Worcester Academy and Dartmouth College. He intended a career in journalism and worked as a reporter for the old New York World, but ...
8. Buzz Aldrin
Actor | Transformers: Dark of the Moon
Buzz Aldrin was born on January 20, 1930 in Montclair, New Jersey, USA as Edwin Eugene Aldrin Jr. He is known for his work on Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011), The Big Bang Theory (2007) and Space Brothers (2012). He was previously married to Lois Driggs Cannon, Beverly Van Zile and Joan Ann ...
Actress | The Bad and the Beautiful
Ravishing redhead Elaine Stewart came onto the film scene in the early 1950s and decorated a number of eastern and western films as well as crimers as a second-tier MGM star. Her striking, shapely beauty and "come hither" sensuality was on full display throughout the decade, often as a temptress or...
Actor | The Manchurian Candidate
Douglas Henderson was born on January 14, 1919 in Montclair, New Jersey, USA as Malcolm Douglas Henderson. He was an actor, known for The Manchurian Candidate (1962), The Wild Wild West (1965) and King Dinosaur (1955). He died on April 5, 1978 in Studio City, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Actress | The Good Son
Jacqueline Brookes was born on July 24, 1930 in Montclair, New Jersey, USA as Jacqueline Victoire Brookes. She was an actress, known for The Good Son (1993), The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear (1991) and Sea of Love (1989). She died on April 26, 2013 in New York, New York, USA.
20. William Post Jr.
William Post Jr. was born on February 19, 1901 in Montclair, New Jersey, USA. He was an actor, known for Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (1942), The Black Camel (1931) and Mr. and Mrs. North (1942). He was married to Joan Castle and Doris Muriel (Broiles) Post. He died on September 26, 1989 ...
22. Duncan Sheik
Soundtrack | The Saint
Duncan Scott Sheik was born on November 18, 1969, in Montclair, New Jersey. His mother was single, so he was raised by her and his grandparents in Hilton Head, South Carolina. He has one younger sister. His father lives in New Jersey. Duncan was raised Catholic, but converted to Buddhism later in ...
26. Anthony Guerino
Actor | 30 Rock
Anthony Guerino began his acting and writing career in 2005 in New York and has appeared in 3O ROCK, is a recurring guest star on Fusion TV's "Happy Ending With Nando Villa", and is the titular character and star of the feature comedy Bruce. In 2017 Anthony won Best Supporting Actor at IndieFest ...
28. Charles Belden
Writer | House of Wax
American dramatist and screenwriter, a former journalist. He attended Brown and Yale Universities and started in films in the early 1930s, working primarily for Warner Brothers, Universal and 20th Century Fox. He was married to the actresses Beth Milton and Joan Marsh. Belden is best known for his ...
29. Michele Cavin
Writer | Regular Show
Michele is a writer known for her work on Cartoon Network's Regular Show, for which she has received four Primetime Emmy Nominations and one Annie Nomination. Previously, Michele has written on Disney XD's Future Worm! and Pickle and Peanut. While in New York City, she wrote for several pre-school ...
31. Dorothy Kirsten
Actress | Matinee Theatre
Dorothy Kisten is most noted for her operatic stage roles. During her 35 years of singing at the top opera houses in the world, all were impressed with her vocal health, which never diminished as other opera singers did.
She wrote a delightful book, "A Time to Sing" and recalled her early career ...
35. Richard Clayton
Producer | The Tab Hunter Show
Richard Clayton was born on June 12, 1915 in Montclair, New Jersey, USA as Joseph Coan. He was an actor and producer, known for The Tab Hunter Show (1960), Our Neighbors - The Carters (1939) and Father Is a Prince (1940). He died on September 29, 2008 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
37. Herman Hupfeld
Soundtrack | In the Line of Fire
Songwriter ("As Time Goes By"), composer, singer, author and pianist who followed his high school education with United States Navy military service in World War II. He sang his own songs in the Broadway revue "Ziegfeld's Midnight Frolic" (1912) and wrote songs for the musicals "A la Carte", "The ...
38. Rami Rank
Producer | Grace
Rami is a native of New Jersey who moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in film. He quickly rose through the ranks of the independent film world and moved into series television. His work includes the Ted Danson comedy "Help Me, Help You" as well as Showtime's hit series, "Dexter". Rami spent ...
41. Scott Egan
Actor | The Other Sister
Scott Egan was born in New Jersey and was the first 'no-pin' Pampers baby. He was discovered by a baseball scout as a sophmore in high school. Scott went on to play professional baseball for the Chicago White Sox, Houston Astros and Milwaukee Brewers. When an arm injury curtailed his sports career,...
Actor | The Woman Condemned
Richard C. Hemingway retired from acting and moved to Westchester, NY, where he married Muriel Becker and raised three girls: Gay Hemingway, Diane Hemingway and Melissa Hemingway. His grandson is screenwriter/actor Blaise Hemingway. Richard was an accomplished boxer as well. He won the Golden ...
50. Greg Chwerchak
Director | Greetings from the Shore
Graduate of Rice University in Houston, Texas. Studied Biochemistry and History.
Has created hundreds of music videos for artists such as Britney Spears, Destiny's Child, Counting Crows, System Of A Down, and Nelly.
Commercial spots include Gatorade, McDonald's, and ESPN.
His two award-winning shorts,...