Birth Place Matching "Queens, New York City, New York, USA" (Sorted by Name Ascending)
1. 50 Cent
Soundtrack | Get Rich or Die Tryin'
Born in the South Jamaica section of Queens, Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson has lived in New York City all his life. He was raised by his grandparents after his father ran out and his mother was shot when he was only eight. Growing up, the Queens rapper originally wanted to be a heavyweight boxer, but ...
2. Adam Ferrara
Actor | Paul Blart: Mall Cop
Adam Ferrara is a stand-up comedian and actor who proudly played Chief Needles Nelson on the Emmy nominated FX drama series Rescue Me (2004) with Denis Leary and Frank Verelli on Showtime's hit series Nurse Jackie (2009) opposite Emmy Award winner Edie Falco. Ferrara has also costarred alongside ...
3. Adrien Brody
Actor | The Pianist
Adrien Nicholas Brody was born in Woodhaven, Queens, New York, the only child of retired history professor Elliot Brody and Hungarian-born photographer Sylvia Plachy. He accompanied his mother on assignments for the Village Voice, and credits her with making him feel comfortable in front of the ...
Actress | Waitress
The late Adrienne Shelley was born in Queens, New York, to Sheldon Levine and Elaine Langbaum. After graduating Jericho High School, located in Jericho, New York, she enrolled at Boston University, and majored in film production. After her junior year, she dropped out and moved to Manhattan where ...
6. Adrián Suar
Producer | Vulnerables
Started his career as a teen actor in Pelito. He is the son of an actress. After appearing in several shows, he decided he wanted to be a producer, too. His company is called Polka. When working in La banda del Golden Rocket (1991), he met model/actress Araceli González and after some time they got...
7. Al Hansen
Al Hansen was born on October 5, 1927 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Alfred Earl Hansen. He was a writer, known for Elegy for the Fluxus Dead by Al Hansen Performed by Bibbe Hansen (2008), Elegy for the Fluxus Dead (1987) and Joseph Beuys' Public Dialogue (1974). He was married to ...
8. Al McGuire
Actor | Girls Nite Out
Al McGuire was born on September 7, 1928 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Alfred James McGuire. He was an actor, known for Girls Nite Out (1982), Magic vs. Bird: The 1979 NCAA Championship Game (1979) and City Dump: The Story of the 1951 CCNY Basketball Scandal (1998). He was married to ...
11. Alex Chill
Alex Chill was born on February 21, 1965 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Alex Cecil Green. He is known for his work on The American StreetFighterz Trilogy Street Godz of War II (2007) and Kill Whitey (2009).
13. Amin Joseph
Actor | Snowfall
Amin Joseph's star is on the rise and he is continuing to make his mark in Hollywood. He will be seen on the big screen in Paramount's highly anticipated blockbuster film reboot of Baywatch with Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron and Priyanka Chopra this spring. He will immediately follow this with a major ...
14. Amy Ryan
Actress | Gone Baby Gone
Amy Ryan was born on May 3, 1969 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Amy Beth Dziewiontkowski. She is an actress, known for Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014), Gone Baby Gone (2007) and Escape Plan (2013). She has been married to Eric Slovin since August 23, 2011. They ...
17. Anna Nalepka
Actress | Where We're Meant to Be
Born Anna Calderon in Queens, New York City, Anna Nalepka is an award winning actress of Puerto Rican and Irish descent. She started her acting career later in life after raising a family . Beginning with community theater then appearing in student films, commercials and public service ...
Actor | The Neighborhood
Anthony L. Gurino is an Italian American actor and businessman.
Artistically Anthony is a Meisner trained actor, honing his craft for over a decade. He has studied at a number of highly regarded programs in both NYC and L.A., including the Esper Studio, the Actors Alliance, The New York Film Academy...
24. Ashley Fung
Actress | Cordially Invited
Ashley was born in Queens, New York, USA. Sister of Kevin Fung and Lian Moy. Worked together with her sister Lian, in Dolly Parton's music video "Imagine". And she also worked with her brother Kevin Fung in Brad Paisley's music video "Welcome to the future.
Her first print ad job as an infant was ...
25. Barbara Bach
Actress | The Spy Who Loved Me
Barbara Bach was born Barbara Ann Goldbach on August 27, 1947 in Queens, New York City, to Howard I. Goldbach, a policeman, Jewish from a family from Germany, Austria and Romania, and wife Marjorie ..., Irish Catholic. She met her first husband Augusto Gregorini in New York while she worked as a ...
26. Barbara Nichols
Actress | Sweet Smell of Success
She was the archetypal brassy, bosomy, Brooklynesque bimbo with a highly distinctive scratchy voice. Barbara Nichols started life as Barbara Marie Nickerauer in Queens, New York on December 10, 1928, and grew up on Long Island. Graduating from Woodrow Wilson High School, the dame with the shapely ...
27. Barbara Rubin
Actress | Satisfaction
In 1965, Barbara Rubin was living in New York as an underground filmmaker. It was around this time period that Rubin -- a part-time art groupie -- became entranced by an up-and-coming band going by the name of The Velvet Underground. Andy Warhol, at the time, was looking for a band to manage and ...
Actress | The Jerk
Throughout her illustrious career, Bernadette Peters has dazzled audiences and critics with her performances on stage and television, in concert, and on recordings. She is one of the most critically-acclaimed Broadway performers, having received nominations for seven Tony Awards, winning two, and ...
33. Big D.S.
Producer | Onyx: 15 Years of Videos, History & Violence
Big D.S. was born on July 29, 1971 in Jamaica, Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Marlon G. Fletcher. He was an actor and producer, known for Onyx: 15 Years of Videos, History & Violence (2008), Onyx: Shiftee (1993) and Onyx: Slam (1993). He died on May 22, 2003 in Queens.
34. Bill Cassinelli
Actor | Scary Tales
Bill Cassinelli was born on October 14, 1969 in Jamaica, Queens, New York City, New York, USA as William George Cassinelli Jr. He is an actor and writer, known for Scary Tales (2001), ROT: Reunion of Terror (2008) and Scary Tales: The Return of Mr. Longfellow (2003). He was previously married to ...
37. Billy Miller
Billy Miller was born on January 1, 1954 in Jamaica, Queens, New York City, New York, USA as William Henry Miller Jr. He was married to Miriam Linna. He died on November 13, 2016 in Brooklyn, New York City.
40. Bob Beamon
Bob Beamon was born on August 29, 1946 in Jamaica, Queens, New York City, New York, USA.
41. Bob Harras
Writer | X-Men
Bob Harras was born on January 11, 1959 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Robert Joseph Harras. He is known for his work on X-Men: The Animated Series (1992) and Necessary Evil: Super-Villains of DC Comics (2013). He has been married to Anne Stavola since 1993.
43. Bob Weinstein
Bob Weinstein was born on October 18, 1954 in Flushing, Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Robert Weinstein. He is a producer, known for The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001), The Hateful Eight (2015) and The Great Debaters (2007). He has been married to Annie Clayton since ...
44. Brian Drolet
Actor | Dumbbells
Brian Drolet is originally from Queens, NY. He graduated from The University Of Florida's fine arts school with a degree in Electronic Intermedia. After graduating he moved back to NY, he started as an actor but began to write and produce his own films as well. Brian loves all mediums of creative ...
45. Brian Hyland
Soundtrack | The Heartbreak Kid
New York-born Brian Hyland had his first hit when he was 16 years old with the novelty song "Itsy Bitsy Teeny Weeny Yellow Polka Dot Bikini", which went to #1 in 1960. Some minor hits followed over the next few years until he hit it big again in 1962 with the teenage lament "Sealed With a Kiss". A ...
Rapper Bynoe was born and raised in Far Rockaway, Queens (New York) Over the corse of the past two decades, He's faced seemingly insurmountable adversity and overcome debilitating events to stand as a solo artist to be reckoned with; he's seasoned and has a level of both style and authenticity that...
48. Carl Icahn
Producer | Beautiful Joe
Carl Icahn was born on February 16, 1936 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Carl Celian Icahn. He is a producer and executive, known for Beautiful Joe (2000), 60 Minutes (1968) and Cavuto on Business (2000). He has been married to Gail Golden since 1999. He was previously married to Liba ...
49. Carl Weyant
Carl is a prolific and multifaceted artist and producer from New York. In 2008, Carl made his debut as the male lead in the psychological thriller Karma: Crime. Passion. Reincarnation in Ooty, India. Shortly after, Carl received roles in The Memory Thief, The Young and the Restless, Dedd brothers, ...