Birth Place Matching "Van Nuys, California, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Director | Dolphin Tale
Charles Martin Smith is an American film actor, writer, and director. Born in Van Nuys, California, Smith was discovered by a talent agent while acting in a school play, usually a rare occurrence. After a few years of working in film, he landed the role of Terry "Toad" Fields in George Lucas' 1973 ...
Actress | American Graffiti
Cindy Williams was born Cynthia Williams in Van Nuys, California on August 22, 1947. The Leo is 5'4" and, during her first years on Laverne & Shirley (1976), weighed a dainty 105 lbs. The brown haired, blue-eyed female was born the daughter of Francesca Bellini and Beachard Williams. Her family...
4. Julie Brown
Actress | Medusa: Dare to Be Truthful
Julie Brown was born on August 31, 1954 in Van Nuys, California, USA as Julie Ann Brown. She is an actress and producer, known for Medusa: Dare to Be Truthful (1991), Clueless (1995) and Earth Girls Are Easy (1988). She was previously married to Ken Rathjen and Terrence E. McNally.
Actress | The Waltons
Mary Beth McDonough was born on May 4, 1961 in Van Nuys, California, USA as Mary Elizabeth McDonough. She is an actress and writer, known for The Waltons (1971), Mortuary (1983) and The West Wing (1999). She has been married to Don since June 4, 2011. She was previously married to Rob Wickstrom.
Actress | Chicago P.D.
America Olivo was born on January 5, 1978 in Van Nuys, California, USA as Ameríca Athene Olivo. She is an actress and producer, known for Chicago P.D. (2014), Bitch Slap (2009) and Friday the 13th (2009). She has been married to Christian Campbell since July 5, 2009. They have one child.
Actor | 2001: A Space Odyssey
Gary Lockwood was born in Van Nuys, California. He attended the University of California at Los Angeles on a football scholarship.
He began his career as a movie stuntman, and a stand-in for Anthony Perkins, prior to his acting debut in 1959 in an uncredited bit role in Warlock (1959). He also ...
Actress | Space: Above and Beyond
Kristen Cloke was born September 2 in Van Nuys, California. She attended California State University, Northridge. Her first feature film role was the female lead in Megaville (1990), opposite Billy Zane. She is best known from her role as Shane Vansen in the television series Space: Above and Beyond...
10. Robert Torti
Actor | She's the Man
Robert Torti was born on October 22, 1961 in Van Nuys, California, USA as Robert Felix Torti. He is an actor, known for She's the Man (2006), The Game Plan (2007) and Race to Witch Mountain (2009). He has been married to DeLee Lively since June 24, 1999. They have three children. He was previously ...
12. Dennis Burkley
Actor | Hollywood Homicide
Dennis Burkley was born on September 10, 1945 in Van Nuys, Los Angeles, California, USA as Dennis Henry Burkely. He was an actor and director, known for Hollywood Homicide (2003), Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot (1992) and Tin Cup (1996). He was married to Laura Leigh Alderdice. He died on July 14, 2013...
13. Zen Gesner
Actor | The Ringer
Zen Gesner was born on June 23, 1970 in Van Nuys, California, USA as Zen Brant Gesner. He is an actor and producer, known for The Ringer (2005), Dumb and Dumber (1994) and Fever Pitch (2005). He has been married to Cynthia Farrelly Gesner since 1995. They have three children.
14. Jon Peters
Producer | A Star Is Born
Peters made his Hollywood debut in Cecil B. DeMille's The Ten Commandments (1956) as the boy on the donkey crossing the Red Sea. He went on to be a hard-case kid who spent his formative years in and out of reform school. Peters entered the family business of hairdressing at age 14. Armed with an ...
15. Griff Furst
Actor | The Magnificent Seven
Griff Furst was born on September 17, 1981 in Van Nuys, California, USA as Griffith Ethan Feuerstein. He is an actor and producer, known for The Magnificent Seven (2016), Banshee (2013) and I Love You Phillip Morris (2009). He has been married to Angela Meredith Furst since July 3, 2011.
16. Tracey Birdsall
Actress | Rogue Warrior: Robot Fighter
Tracey Birdsall was born in Van Nuys, California, the youngest of three daughters born to Ronald Birdsall and Carol Birdsall (born Carol Stone). She was raised in Southern California and is primarily of British and European descent. Bert Lewis, the famous Walt Disney composer, was her ...
17. Porscha Coleman
Actress | You Can't Fight Christmas
Porscha Coleman is an American actress, singer, dancer, and TV host, who is best known for her recurring television role as Erica Willis on The Parkers, Rachel in the Disney Channel Original Movie Pixel Perfect, and on MTV's improvisation show Wild 'n Out. She attended Millikan Middle School ...
19. Mitchell Gaylord
Stunts | Batman Forever
Mitch Gaylord first thrilled the world in 1984 when he led the United States Olympic gymnastics team to its Gold Medal victory. In addition to being the first American Gymnast in history to score a Perfect "10", Mitch went on to capture a Silver medal for Vaulting and two Bronze medals for Rings ...
23. Patrice Jennings
Actress | Society
Patrice Jennings was born on November 9, 1966 in Van Nuys, California, USA as Patrice Lynn Jennings. She is an actress, known for Society (1989), What I Like About You (2002) and Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990). She has been married to Darin Rado since June 16, 2013. She was previously married to Tony ...
25. Diane Warren
Soundtrack | Armageddon
Diane was born in Van Nuys, California, USA on September 7, 1956 to parents David and Flora Warren. She become a prolific writer in her neighborhood, writing songs every day and eventually surpassing 1,000 of them. Her dad (an insurance salesman) took Diane to see publishers who said she had ...
27. Angelica Cassidy
Actress | Rollercoaster
Angelica Cassidy was born in Woodland Hills, California, and raised in Minnesota. She was a child actress, working in film, television, commercials and theater. She spent most of her high school years mastering musical theater and classical vocal training.
At age 17, Angelica returned to California,...
34. BJ McDonnell
Camera Department | Ant-Man
BJ McDonnell is a Director and motion picture camera operator. He is a member of the DGA , ICG Local 600 , and SAG.
In 2008, McDonnell won a Telly award for cinematography and camera operation.
IN 2012, after shooting the first two entries in the "Hatchet" horror film series, McDonnell took the ...
36. Neriah Davis
Actress | Married with Children
On October 12, 1972, Neriah Davis was born in Southern California to two fun- loving "hippie" parents from the 60's. Raised in a simple lifestyle in Northern California until the age of 18, Neriah did not have a TV in the town of 300 where she grew up. A simple farming life with no electricity was ...
37. Kevin Mitnick
Kevin Mitnick is the world's most famous hacker, global bestselling author, and the top cybersecurity keynote speaker. He was the most elusive computer break-in artist in history. Once one of the FBI's Most Wanted, because he went on an 'electronic joyride' during which he hacked into more than 40 ...
Director | Ancient Qumran: A Virtual Reality Tour
Dr. Robert R. Cargill was born in Van Nuys, California to Leonard and Sharon Cargill (née Costáles) on Feb 22, 1973 (Pisces, Ox). He is of Basque and Spanish descent on his mother's side, and (northern) Italian on his father's side, with the Cargill name being of Scottish origin. His family soon ...
Actress | Lovedolls Superstar
Singer and bass player Annette Zilinskas was born on November 6, 1962 in Van Nuys, California. She grew up in Southern California. Annette was the original bassist for the Bangles from 1981 to 1983. Zilinskas plays both bass and harmonica on the group's self-titled debut EP. She left the Bangles in...
42. Don Drysdale
Actor | The Greatest American Hero
Don Drysdale was born on July 23, 1936 in Van Nuys, California, USA as Donald Scott Drysdale. He was an actor, known for The Greatest American Hero (1981), Then Came Bronson (1969) and The Red Skelton Hour (1951). He was married to Ann Meyers and Ginger Drysdale. He died on July 3, 1993 in Montréal...
44. Lance Warlock
Composer | 3 Days Rising
Lance Warlock was born on November 10, 1968 in Van Nuys, California, USA. He is a composer and actor, known for 3 Days Rising, A Deadly Place and The Evil Down the Street (2019). He has been married to Dana Warlock since April 8, 1992. They have three children.
45. Rachel Coleman
Actress | Signing Time!
Rachel Coleman was born on October 9, 1974 in Van Nuys, California, USA as Rachel Lee de Azevedo. She is an actress and producer, known for Signing Time! (2002), Signing Time! Sentences (2015) and Rachel & the TreeSchoolers (2012). She has been married to Aaron Coleman since July 30, 1996. They...
49. Connor Garelick
Actor | Elyse
Connor Morris Garelick was born August 7, 1991 in Van Nuys, California, to Debra Lynn (Prizer) and David Scott Garelick, who owns three distinct companies in the entertainment industry: Global Business Management, Global Tax & Accounting and Global Financial Advisory Services. Connor is a ...