Birth Place Matching "Trenton, New Jersey, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Judith Light
Actress | Who's the Boss?
Tony Award and Emmy Award winner Judith Light made her professional stage debut in 1970 and made her Broadway debut in the 1975 revival of A Doll's House (1973) starring Liv Ullmann and Sam Waterston. She made her television breakthrough in the daytime soap opera One Life to Live (1968). She ...
2. Richard Kind
Actor | Inside Out
Richard Kind, a Drama Desk Award winner and Tony nominee for the Broadway hit The Big Knife, is an accomplished stage, screen and television actor who continues to redefine the term character actor. Kind is starring as Sam Meyers in the Amazon Original Series Red Oaks (2014). He appeared in the ...
Actress | Christmas with the Kranks
Vernee Watson was born on January 14, 1954 in North Trenton, New Jersey, USA as Vernee Christell Watson. She is an actress, known for Christmas with the Kranks (2004), The Kid (2000) and Batman: Mask of the Phantasm (1993). She was previously married to Van Johnson and Joe Duckett.
5. Amy Locane
Actress | Cry-Baby
Amy Locane was picked out of a cattle call of hundreds to test for a popular series at the age of 12 in NYC. She didn't get that part, but was soon cast as a series regular in the NBC sitcom, Spencer. Commercials, Soaps, and more featured TV roles followed, and the Ms. Locane was cast as the lead ...
Writer | Original Sin
Michael Cristofer was awarded a Pulitzer Prize and an Antoinette Perry "Tony" Award for the Broadway production of his play, The Shadow Box. Other plays include Breaking Up (Primary Stages), ICE, (Manhattan Theatre Club); Black Angel, (Circle Repertory Company); The Lady and the Clarinet starring ...
7. Tom Guiry
Actor | The Sandlot
Thomas Guiry was born October 12, 1981, in Trenton, New Jersey. His acting debut in a movie was in The Sandlot (1993), in 1993, when he was 11. This led to other films such as Lassie (1994), The Last Home Run (1996), Wrestling with Alligators (1998), Black Hawk Down (2001), and Justice (2003).
8. Roxanne Hart
Actress | Highlander
Roxanne Hart was born July 27, 1952 in Trenton, New Jersey, to Joan Irene (McKee) and Edward J. Hart, Jr. Her father was a teacher who later became the school principal at Horace Greeley High School in Chappaqua, New York. Roxanne graduated from Greeley in 1969. She appeared in several Broadway ...
11. Leo Rossi
Actor | The Accused
Personable, dynamic and versatile character actor Leo Rossi has been working profusely in both movies and TV shows alike from the mid-70s to the present day. Rossi was born in 1947 in Trenton, New Jersey and grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Leo first began acting in community theater. ...
12. Ernie Kovacs
Actor | The Ernie Kovacs Show
Author, actor, comedian, composer and producer. He was educated at the New York School of Theatre, and received the Sylvania Television Award. Joining the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP) in 1957, he composed a number of songs and themes, a number of which were used in ...
13. Robert Brown
Actor | Star Trek
Robert Brown was born on November 17, 1926 in Trenton, New Jersey, USA as Robin Adair MacKenzie Brown. He is an actor, known for Star Trek (1966), Mannix (1967) and The Silent Service (1957). He has been married to Elisse Pogofsky since 1986. He was previously married to Anna Katherine Quarnstrom, ...
14. Neil Hopkins
Actor | Lost
Neil is best known for his recurring role on "Lost", playing Liam, the heroin-addicted rockstar brother of Charlie (Dominic Monaghan). His other TV credits include recurring roles on the Emmy-Award Nominated "Big Love" and the Paul Haggis series, "Crash"; as well as a wide variety of guest starring...
15. Danielle Spencer
Actress | What's Happening!!
Danielle Spencer was born in Bronx, New York, USA. After 'What's Happening' got canceled in 1979, Danielle in 1983, went to University Of California to pursue a degree in medicine, she was inspired to by her stepfather, Tim Pelt who died in an automobile accident in 1977. Spencer only attended the ...
17. Zalman King
Producer | Nine 1/2 Weeks
Zalman King was born on May 23, 1942 in Trenton, New Jersey, USA as Zalman King Lefkowitz. He was a producer and director, known for 9½ Weeks (1986), In God's Hands (1998) and Galaxy of Terror (1981). He was married to Patricia Louisianna Knop. He died on February 3, 2012 in Santa Monica, ...
18. Naomi Stevens
Actress | Valley of the Dolls
Naomi Stevens was born on November 29, 1925 in Trenton, New Jersey, USA. She was an actress, known for Valley of the Dolls (1967), The Apartment (1960) and Hard Times (1975). She was married to Robert (Bob) Burns Jr. She died on January 13, 2018 in Reseda, California, USA.
19. Jerry Robinson
Writer | Joker
Jerry Robinson was born on January 1, 1922 in Trenton, New Jersey, USA as Sherrill David Robinson. He is known for his work on Joker (2019), The Dark Knight (2008) and Untitled Joker/Harley Quinn Project. He was married to Gro Bagn. He died on December 7, 2011 in Staten Island, New York City, New ...
20. Ruth Donnelly
Actress | Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Feisty, ebullient character comedienne who, for three decades, enlivened Hollywood films with her drollery and quick-fire repartee. The daughter of a newspaper editor and music critic, Ruth made her stage debut in the chorus of the touring production 'The Quaker Girl' in 1913. Four years later, she...
21. Kevin Collins
Actor | Munich
Trained at the National Theatre School of Canada in Montreal before moving to Ireland, where he was a member of the theatre company, Blue Raincoat, based in Sligo.
Kevin later moved to London to study at the Ecole de Mime Corporel Dramatique under Steven Wasson and Corinne Soum, the last assistants ...
23. Betty Bronson
Actress | Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ
Betty Bronson's discovery reads like a Hollywood dream. As a New Jersey teenage bit-player, she was rocketed from obscurity when she was chosen to play the part of Peter Pan in 1924's Peter Pan (1924). She was hand-selected by author J.M. Barrie and beat several Hollywood superstars to the part, ...
Actress | Friday After Next
She is the half sister of Nia Long who played in the first Friday. She and Long share the same father and have never been in the same movie. She attended Morris Brown College in Atlanta, Georgia (where movies like Drumline and Stomp the Yard were filmed). Sommore appeared with Monique in the ...
25. Brian Delate
Actor | The Truman Show
Brian Delate was born in Trenton, New Jersey, but grew up mostly in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. His father, Joseph, was a gifted tennis player and World War II veteran. His mother, Patricia, held a key position at Gallup and Robinson in Princeton, New Jersey. Delate was a below-average student for ...
27. Jean Acker
Actress | Checkers
Jean Acker was born in 1893 on a farm in Trenton, NJ, and was named Harriet. Her father was part Cherokee and her mother was Irish, and they had separated when she was young. Jean attended school at St. Mary's Seminary in Springfield, NJ. Her acting career began in vaudeville and stock-company ...
28. Henry Levin
Director | April Love
A former stage actor and director, Henry Levin had a long and prolific career in films. Entering the business in 1943 as a dialogue director, he graduated to directing features the next year, and turned out films in just about every genre over the next 36 years. His heyday was in the 1960s, when he...
34. Pam Potillo
Actress | My Little Girl
Pam Potillo was born on April 30, 1974 in Trenton, New Jersey, USA as Pamela Potillo. She is an actress, known for My Little Girl (1986), The Cosby Show (1984) and Spenser: For Hire (1985). She has been married to Robert since September 23, 2005. They have one child.
36. Ty Treadway
Actor | JAG
Ty Treadway was born on February 11, 1967 in Trenton, New Jersey, USA as Tyrus Richard Treadway. He is an actor, known for JAG (1995), One Life to Live (1968) and Days of Our Lives (1965). He has been married to Monica Surratt since September 9, 2003. They have two children.
41. Alexander Saliba
Actor | Aleppo
Alexander was born in Trenton, New Jersey, to his parents Dalal and Jean who are of Lebanese decent. His father, Jean, was born in Northern Lebanon as one of eight children and in his early twenties immigrated to New Jersey to join his older brother in starting up a car business. His mother, Dalal ...
Editorial Department | Scary Movie 3
Michelle DiBenedetti (aka MJ) was born in Trenton, New Jersey on August 11th. Her grandmother went to a psychic before MJ was born, stating that she would have a granddaughter in the future who would become a famous actress. So when MJ was born her parents started her on her acting roots through ...
45. Emby Mellay
Actress | The Touch of Satan
Emby Mellay was born on October 31, 1946 in Trenton, NJ, relocating during her childhood first to Montreal and, later, to Los Angeles. Her unusual first name was her mother's creation, a shortening of Emmabeth. She graduated from Fairfax High School in West Hollywood and attended Pierce College. ...
46. Fred Zara
Editor | Read Me
At age 15, Trenton, New Jersey native, Fred Zara, was the drummer for the punk rock band, Prisoners of War, playing venues in the North East, including Manhattan's famed CBGB.
By the late 1990s, Fred began shifting his focus from music to film production. He has since been involved in dozens of ...
48. Richard Hooker
Writer | MASH
Received a partial scholarship to prep school, graduating from the prestigious Peddie School in Hightstown, New Jersey (class of 1941).
Was not all that interested in selling the M*A*S*H rights to make the movie or the TV series, but a fellow Peddie School alumnus (movie producer Howard W. Koch, ...
Self | The American President
Norman Schwarzkopf was born on August 22, 1934 in Trenton, New Jersey, USA as Herbert Norman Schwarzkopf Jr. He was an actor, known for The American President (2000), Liberty's Kids: Est. 1776 (2002) and Brats: Our Journey Home (2006). He was married to Brenda Holsinger. He died on December 27, ...