Birth Place Matching "Sacramento, California, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Greta Gerwig
Writer | Lady Bird
Greta Gerwig is an American actress, playwright, screenwriter, and director. She has collaborated with Noah Baumbach on several films, including Greenberg (2010), Frances Ha (2012), for which she earned a Golden Globe nomination, and Mistress America (2015). Gerwig made her solo directorial debut ...
2. Brie Larson
Actress | Room
Brie Larson has built an impressive career as an acclaimed television actress, rising feature film star and emerging recording artist. A native of Sacramento, Brie started studying drama at the early age of 6, as the youngest student ever to attend the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco...
Actress | Zero Dark Thirty
Jessica Michelle Chastain was born in Sacramento, California, and was raised in a middle-class household in a northern California suburb. Her mother, Jerri Chastain, is a vegan chef whose family is originally from Kansas, and her stepfather is a fireman. She discovered dance at the age of nine and ...
4. Sam Elliott
Actor | A Star Is Born
Tall, thin, wiry Sam Elliott is the classic picture of the American cowboy. Elliott began his acting career on the stage and his film debut was in Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969). Although his future wife, Katharine Ross co-starred in the film, the two did not meet until they filmed The ...
5. Colin Hanks
Actor | King Kong
Colin Lewes Hanks is an American actor. He was born in Sacramento, California, to actors Samantha Lewes and Tom Hanks. Colin is best-known for his work as "Jack Bailey" in the series, The Good Guys (2010) and as "Alex Whitman" in Roswell (1999). Hanks' best-known film role may be in the teen movie, ...
Actress | Project Almanac
Virginia Gardner was born Virginia Elizabeth Gardner on April 18, 1995, in Sacramento, California. She attended Sacramento Country Day School until eighth grade. In 2011, she joined online schooling when she moved to Los Angeles and but she chose to take the California High School Proficiency Exam....
Actress | Escape from New York
Adrienne Jo Barbeau is an American actress and author best known for her roles on the TV series Maude (1972) and in horror films, especially those directed by John Carpenter, with whom she was once married. She was born on June 11, 1945 in Sacramento, California, the daughter of an executive for ...
8. Megan Dodds
Actress | EverAfter
Megan Dodds graduated from the famous Juilliard School, where she tackled a wide range of classic plays including "The Seagull," "Misalliance," "Macbeth" and "All's Well That Ends Well." She made her Broadway debut in "School for Scandal" at the Lyceum Theatre, directed by Gerald Freedman. A small ...
10. Josie Totah
Actress | Champions
Josie Totah is an immensely talented actor, writer and comedian with a gift for bringing dynamic characters to life. As she fearlessly evolves her body of work with each new project, Totah is fast proving to be one of Hollywood's most engaging and sought after young talents. Totah has been ...
11. Bailey De Young
Actress | Faking It
Bailey Marie De Young is an American actress and dancer most well known for playing the characters Ginny Thompson on Bunheads, Lauren Cooper on Faking It, and Imogene Cleary on The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. She and musician Tyler De Young were married on August 3, 2014.
De Young is a native of ...
12. Sam Horrigan
Actor | Accepted
Sam Horrigan was born and raised in Northern California. He has starred in over 30 movies and TV shows. Some of his most recognized parts include Spike in Little Giants, Val in the Disney movie Brink!, and Quentin on the Hit TV show Grace Under Fire.. You also might recognize him from One Tree Hill...
13. Waleed Zuaiter
Actor | London Has Fallen
The youngest of three brothers, Waleed was born in Sacramento, California, but grew up in Kuwait from the age of 5 until 19. He made frequent visits to his mother's family in San Francisco during the summer holidays and he was very fortunate that during his upbringing his family traveled ...
14. Brian Posehn
Actor | Run Ronnie Run
Brian Posehn was born on July 6, 1966 in Sacramento, California, USA as Brian Edmund Posehn. He is an actor and writer, known for Run Ronnie Run (2002), The Sarah Silverman Program. (2007) and Knights of Badassdom (2013). He has been married to Melanie Truhett since September 4, 2004.
17. Kelley Jakle
Actress | Pitch Perfect 3
Kelley Jakle is an actress and singer/songwriter from Sacramento, CA.
As the only girl in a family with two older brothers, Kelley held her own playing competitive soccer, basketball and swimming. However, it was acting and singing that eventually consumed her interest, beginning with The Sacramento...
18. Joe Carnahan
Writer | Narc
Joe Carnahan is an American film director and screenwriter. He was born in Michigan in 1969, and was raised in California. He attended Fairfield High School in Fairfield, California. He graduated in 1987, at the age of 18. He first attended the San Francisco State University, and later transferred ...
Actor | Emergency!
Randolph Mantooth definitely fit the bill when he made a bankable name for himself in the TV medical series Emergency! (1972) as strong but sensitive paramedic/firefighter "John Gage". Tall, dark and quite handsome, he is of Seminole Indian heritage, born in Sacramento, California, one of four ...
20. Sarah Buxton
Actress | Sunset Beach
Sarah Buxton was discovered in a supermarket at age 15. Shortly after that, she began her acting career in a Coca-Cola commercial. Her film career then took off. Sarah won part after part in movies ranging from big studio dramas to camp classics to cheesy, B-horror flicks such as Don't Tell Mom the...
22. Ray Collins
Actor | Citizen Kane
Ray Bidwell Collins was an American actor in film, stage, radio and television. One of his best remembered roles was that of Lt. Arthur Tragg in the long-running series Perry Mason (1957). Collins was born in Sacramento, California, to Lillie Bidwell and William C. Collins, a newspaper drama editor...
Actress | Shut the Fuck Up
Nicole Mitchell Murphy was born on January 5, 1968 in Sacramento, California, USA as Nicole Ronnette Mitchell. She is known for her work on Shut the Fuck Up (2009), Global Beauty Masters (2014) and Just Love (2016). She was previously married to Eddie Murphy.
26. Benson Fong
Actor | The Shanghai Cobra
Benson Fong was born on October 10, 1916 in Sacramento, California, USA. He is known for his work on The Shanghai Cobra (1945), The Scarlet Clue (1945) and Charlie Chan in The Chinese Cat (1944). He was married to Maylia. He died on August 1, 1987 in Los Angeles, California.
28. Henry Hathaway
Director | True Grit
Henry Hathaway, son of a stage actress and manager, started his career as a child actor in westerns directed by Allan Dwan. His movie career was interrupted by World War I. After his discharge he briefly tried a career in finance but returned to Hollywood to work as an assistant director under such...
29. Holly Fields
Actress | Spider-Man 2
Holly Fields began her acting career at age 6 in Sacramento, where she understudied Molly Ringwald in "Through the Looking Glass". Soon after, her family moved to Dallas, Texas where she became a theater veteran along with her brother. She toured in national theater productions and was in the ...
30. Sab Shimono
Actor | Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III
Sab Shimono was born on July 31, 1937 in Sacramento, California, USA as Saburo Shimono. He is an actor, known for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III (1993), Southland Tales (2006) and Waterworld (1995). He has been married to Steve Alden Nelson since June 23, 2008.
32. Frank Silva
Actor | Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me
A native of central California, Frank Silva majored in theater at San Francisco State University where he received a master's degree in light design. He worked with director David Lynch on several of his movies (Dune, Blue Velvet, Wild at Heart) as a prop master and set decorator. While Silva was ...
36. Andrew Gray
Actor | Shadow Wolves
Andrew Gray was born on February 4, 1987 in Sacramento, California, USA as Andrew Michael Gray. He is an actor and writer, known for Shadow Wolves (2019), Spilt Milk and Power Rangers Super Megaforce: The Legendary Battle (2015).
Actor | White Squall
Eric Michael Cole was born in Sacramento, California but grew up in the Pacific Northwest. His first movie was Mr. Holland's Opus (1995) followed by his breakthrough role as Dean Preston in _White Squall_ directed by Ridley Scott. Soon after he appeared in the television film Gia (1998) with ...
38. Paul Soter
Writer | Super Troopers
Abandoned as an infant, and then raised by wolves in the Mojave Desert, is certainly not an accurate description of Paul's upbringing. Rather, he was the son of an Air Force Major and a hospital administrator. Paul and his three sisters moved from Sacramento, California to Anchorage, Alaska to ...
39. Stephen Ford
Actor | Teen Wolf
Stephen Ford is an American film and television actor and director. His career started at a young age when he began doing commercials and creating short films with his neighborhood friends.
He spent most of his childhood moving around various places in the United States, spending time growing up in ...
41. Ian Hecox
Producer | Smosh
Ian Hecox is the Co-founder of the online comedy enterprise Smosh. Together with his childhood friend Anthony Padilla, they write, direct, and star in the comedy sketches they have been creating since 2005. They have amassed over 6 Billion views and over 22 million subscribers on their Smosh ...
42. Lin Oeding
Stunts | The Equalizer
Lin Oeding is an American director and veteran stunt coordinator. Lin grew up in Houston, Texas and attended The University of Texas at Austin where he received a BFA in Film Directing and Screenwriting.
As a result of his background in mixed martial arts and gymnastics, Lin got his early break ...
46. Karen Moncrieff
Director | 13 Reasons Why
After receiving a B.S. in Performance Studies from Northwestern University, Moncrieff moved to California to pursue a career as an actress. She appeared in numerous TV shows and B-movies and was a series regular on Santa Barbara (as Cassandra Lockridge) and Days of Our Lives (as Gabrielle Pascal.)
48. Robert Warwick
Actor | In a Lonely Place
A prominent matinée stage and silent-film star with handsome features offset only slightly by a prominent proboscis, Robert Warwick was born and raised in Sacramento, California, as Robert Taylor Bien. The gift of music was instilled at an early age (he sang in his church choir) and he initially ...
Actress | Psychic Experiment
Amy Rene LaFavers was born on May 15, 1977 in Sacramento, California, USA as Amy Rene Horch. She is an actress and producer, known for Psychic Experiment (2010), Love Lost in a Boat (2009) and Haunted Trailer (2012). She has been married to Jason LaFavers since March 9, 2004. They have two children.