Birth Place Matching "Lynn, Massachusetts, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Ruth Roman
Actress | Strangers on a Train
Ruth Roman was born in Lynn, Massachusetts, the youngest of three daughters of Lithuanian-Jewish parents, Mary Pauline (Gold) and Abraham Roman. Her father, a carnival barker, died when she was a small child, forcing her mother to support the family by working as a waitress and cleaning woman. Ruth...
Actor | Red River
In many ways the most successful and familiar character actor of American sound films and the only actor to date to win three Oscars for Best Supporting Actor, Walter Brennan attended college in Cambridge, Massachusetts, studying engineering. While in school he became interested in acting and ...
3. Verna Bloom
Actress | National Lampoon's Animal House
Verna Bloom was born on August 7, 1938 in Lynn, Massachusetts, USA as Verna Frances Bloom. She was an actress, known for National Lampoon's Animal House (1978), The Last Temptation of Christ (1988) and High Plains Drifter (1973). She was married to Jay Cocks and Richard Collier. She died on January...
Actor | Killing Kennedy
Born and raised in Massachusetts, Jack received his BFA from The Boston Conservatory. Currently staring in the Toronto production of COME FROM AWAY. He began his career on stage in the national tour of the musical CATS. He made his Broadway debut in the original company of JEROME ROBBINS BROADWAY, ...
5. Tammy Grimes
Actress | The Last Unicorn
Slim, pixie-like, two-time Tony Award winner Tammy Grimes who put on marvelously quirky Cowardesque airs and captivated audiences with her inimitably throaty, raspy voice was actually not British but born in Lynn, Massachusetts, on January 30, 1934, the daughter of Eola Willard (née Niles), a ...
Actor | Batman: The Movie
Neil Hamilton's show business career began when he secured a job as a shirt model in magazine ads. He became interested in acting and joined several stock companies. He got his first film role in 1918, but received his big break from D.W. Griffith in The White Rose (1923).
After performing in ...
Actress | What's Up, Doc?
When, at 50, Mabel Albertson was given the supporting role of Mrs. Carter, young actress Aileen Stanley Jr.'s mother in a Warner Bros. Technicolor musical romance, little did she know that she was starting out a movie and TV career in which she would shine as "the ultimate haughty judgmental (often...
8. Lesley Stahl
Actress | Eagle Eye
Lesley Stahl was born on December 16, 1941 in Lynn, Massachusetts, USA as Lesley Rene Stahl. She is an actress, known for Eagle Eye (2008), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008) and 60 Minutes (1968). She has been married to Aaron Latham since February 17, 1977. They have one child. She was previously...
9. Corinne Wahl
Actress | Spring Break
Buxom, beautiful and charismatic brunette stunner Corinne Alphen was born on September 27, 1954 in Lynn, Massachusetts. She's the oldest of five children. Her father William was a Deputy Chief of Police in Lynn, Massachusetts, and her mother Marjorie worked as a secretary in the Commonwealth's ...
10. Steve Bean
Actor | Mousehunt
Steve Bean was born on April 27, 1960 in Lynn, Massachusetts, USA as Stephen Joseph Levy. He is known for his work on Mousehunt (1997), Blast from the Past (1999) and Shakes the Clown (1991). He was married to Caroline Carrigan. He died on January 21, 2019 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
11. Sam Gilman
Actor | One-Eyed Jacks
Before WWII Sam Gilman was a graduate of Pratt Institute majoring in Fine Art with a minor in Theater. He worked as an Artist, Inker, and Penciller during the Comics Golden Age. He was a Penciller for the premiere issue of Marvel Comics #1. Other titles he worked were: Amazing Man, Masked Marvel, ...
12. Biff Elliot
Actor | I, the Jury
Biff Elliot was born on July 26, 1923 in Lynn, Massachusetts, USA as Leon Shalek. He was an actor, known for I, the Jury (1953), PT 109 (1963) and Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955). He was married to Constance K. Bandy and Elizabeth A. Dole. He died on August 15, 2012 in Studio City, Los Angeles, ...
13. Susan Stafford
Actress | Police Story
Born in Lynn, Massachusetts, Susan grew up in Missouri, started winning beauty contests as a teenager in Kansas City where her modeling career began. Susan moved to California and enjoyed success in co-starring roles in major television series and a couple of motion pictures. Susan is best known as...
14. Ernie Anderson
Actor | Joe Bob's Drive-In Theater
Ernie Anderson was born Ernest Earle Anderson on November 12, 1923 in Lynn, Massachusetts. He began working in radio at Burlington, Vermont's WSKI-AM in 1946. He met Tim Conway at WHK-AM in Cleveland and began writing with him. They were hired by Cleveland's WJW-TV in 1961 where they created "...
16. Freddie Cannon
Soundtrack | X: First Class
Rocker Freddy Cannon was born in the Boston suburb of Swampscott, Massachusetts. His father, a truck driver, was also a semi-professional musician, getting gigs in the Boston area with local bands playing his trumpet and singing. Freddy taught himself to play guitar, and after graduating high ...
17. Bobb Hopkins
Actor | 3 Below
Bobb Hopkins was born in Lynn, Massachusetts, USA as Robert J. Hopkins. He began his career as an actor by studying with renowned teacher, Lee Strasberg, then went on to perform in many TV shows and movies. He eventually became a producer/writer/director, known for Rail Kings (2002), 3 Below (2005)...
19. Mike Ness
Soundtrack | Lords of Dogtown
Michael James Ness was born April 3rd, 1962 in Lynn, Massachusetts. His family moved to Fullerton, California when he was young and he grew up in a broken home. He started Social Distortion as a teen in 1978, and was promptly arrested at their first show for spitting in a cop's face. Social D's ...
20. Lloyd Kramer
Director | Midsummer in Newtown
Born in 1947, son of a dentist in Swampscott, Massachusetts. Divorced from former TV anchor Adrienne Meltzer; the two had met co-hosting a WCBS-TV magazine-style show in New York. Graduate of Trinity College, Connecticut who succeeded quickly after graduation to a role in a Broadway comedy. Spent ...
Writer | One-Thing-At-a-Time O'Day
William Dudley Pelley was born on March 12, 1890 in Lynn, Massachusetts, USA. He was a writer, known for One-Thing-At-a-Time O'Day (1919), As a Man Lives (1923) and Her Fatal Millions (1923). He was married to Helen Hansmann and Marian Stone. He died on June 30, 1965 in Noblesville, Indiana, USA.
28. Ron Brogan
Actor | The Wild Wild West
Ron Brogan was born on July 27, 1912 in Lynn, Massachusetts, USA as Ronald Francis Brogan. He was an actor, known for The Wild Wild West (1965), Gallery of Horror (1967) and The DuPont Show with June Allyson (1959). He died on April 22, 1989 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Michael was born just outside of Boston to Ned and Gloria Peluso, both Italian Americans. His father was a firefighter and painter and his mother was a homemaker. He has two older sisters; each with two children.
At the age of 34, Michael enrolled in the BFA Theater Arts program at Salem State ...
Actor | Your Friends Close
First major role was that of Fred/Petruchio in Kiss Me Kate in 1981 as a seventh grader at the famed Tower School, Marblehead, MA. Allegedly at the time, the director was overheard to say to the musical director, "Well, he read the lines well but he can't sing worth a lick."
Following this fortunate...
31. Matt Kennedy
Matthew Kennedy was born to Walter Eugene and Mary Jane Kennedy October 17, 1971 in Lynn, Massachusetts, a city known primarily for its cemeteries, Asian gangs and arson. He attended St. Mary's Regional High School, graduating in 1989. He was a musician in a number of heavy metal bands through High...
Producer | Sarabah
Maria is a documentary producer and cinematographer, and is the co-director of the award-winning 2011 documentary "Sarabah." Over the past several years, she has also worked as a television producer and director, as well as been reporting on peacekeeping and women's rights. Maria has worked ...
37. Lorraine Cote
Actress | 3000 Miles to Graceland
Lorraine was born in Lynn, Massachusetts. Her family came to the United States from Montreal Canada. She has been in Showbusiness for over 80 years. She has 3 daughters and one son. She is a grandmother and is known to her grandchildren as "Momsie". She is also the mother of Donna Marie Cusano, ...
40. Louise Kirtland
Actress | Roseland
Louise Kirtland was born on August 4, 1919 in Lynn, Massachusetts, USA. She was an actress, known for Roseland (1977), Play of the Week (1959) and Armstrong Circle Theatre (1950). She was married to Albert Lewis Alexander. She died on January 14, 1999 in New York City, New York, USA.
43. Jim Hegan
Actor | The Kid from Cleveland
Jim Hegan was born on August 3, 1920 in Lynn, Massachusetts, USA as James Edward Hegan. He was an actor, known for The Kid from Cleveland (1949), 1948 World Series (1948) and 1954 World Series (1954). He died on June 17, 1984 in Swampscott, Massachusetts.
45. John DiThomas
Producer | Source
John was born on May 29th 1978 to Mary and Lawrence DiThomas. He began filmmaking at an early age, making movies with his father's VHS camera. After High School, John began attending acting classes, he then began taking classes at Bunker Hill Community College. It was through his journalism class ...
48. Chris Peterson
Chris Peterson was born in Lynn, Massachusetts and grew up in Nahant, MA. He attended Bishop Fenwick High School where he first became interested in making short films with his friends. He graduated from Boston University in 2000 with a degree in Film and Television. Chris is married and lives in ...
49. Jason Walsh
Cinematographer | Empty Room
Jason Walsh is a producer, writer, and director at Infinite Canvas Films.
As of July, 2014, Jason produces short films in Boston, Massachusetts. He also produces and writes for Old School Game Show, a theater variety game show hosted in Somerville.
Jason was raised a storyteller, and made his first ...