Actors From Indiana

Indiana has produced a number of Actors who have made it big. These include Brendan Fraser, Chris Evans, Steven McQueen, James Dean, Dylan Minnette and others.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 James Dean

James Dean.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 8, 1931
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: September 30, 1955

Best remembered for his role in the film, Rebel Without a Cause, actor James Dean was a cultural icon of teenage disillusionment. Despite having a difficult childhood, he was an exceptional student. He began acting as a young man and was quite successful. Sadly, he was killed in a car crash at the young age of 24.

 2 Chris Evans

Chris Evans.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 13, 1981
Sun Sign: Gemini
Chris Evans is best known for his role as Captain America in several Marvel films, including The Avengers. He was initially cast in teen films such as Not Another Teen Movie and later also appeared as Human Torch in two Fantastic Four films. He has also appeared on Broadway.

 3 Steven McQueen

Steven McQueen.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 24, 1930
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: November 7, 1980

Dubbed the King of Cool, Steve McQueen was an American actor known for his antihero persona. He was one of the most bankable stars during the 1960s and 1970s. Renowned for performing many of his own stunts, McQueen remains a popular star. In the 2019 film Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, Steve McQueen was played by Damian Lewis.

 4 Brendan Fraser

Brendan Fraser.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 3, 1968
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

Brendan Fraser is the quintessential comical action hero of Hollywood. As a result of the stunts performed by him in movies, he has had to undergo many surgeries, including a laminectomy and partial knee replacement. He is also a successful amateur photographer and serves on the board of directors for a non-profit humanitarian organization called FilmAid International.

 5 Dylan Minnette

Dylan Minnette.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 29, 1996
Sun Sign: Capricorn

Dylan Minnette is an American actor best known for playing Clay Jensen in the TV series 13 Reasons Why. Apart from being an actor, Minnette is also a musician who sings and plays the guitar for the alternative rock band Wallows. As part of Wallows, Minnette performed at a concert called Summer Meltdown to create awareness about autism in 2010. 

 6 Jim Gaffigan

Jim Gaffigan
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Famous As: Stand-up comedian
Birthdate: July 7, 1966
Sun Sign: Cancer

 7 Greg Kinnear

Greg Kinnear
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 17, 1963
Sun Sign: Gemini
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 8 Jalen Rose

Jalen Rose
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: January 30, 1973
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 9 Dean Norris

Dean Norris
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 8, 1963
Sun Sign: Aries

 10 Mike Epps

Mike Epps.
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Famous As: Stand-up Comedian
Birthdate: November 18, 1970
Sun Sign: Scorpio

Stand-up comedian, actor, and film producer, Mike Epps, is a man with multiple talents. He began his career performing stand-up comedy and branched out into acting soon after.  As an actor, he gained fame for playing Day-Day Jones in the film Next Friday and its sequels. He is a controversial person and has been accused of assaulting a fellow comedian.

 11 Jackson Rathbone

Jackson Rathbone
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 14, 1984
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 12 Doug Jones

Doug Jones
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 24, 1960
Sun Sign: Gemini

Doug Jones is an American actor, mime artist, and contortionist. Jones is renowned for playing non-human creatures in sci-fi films and TV series. Over the years he has played important roles in popular films like Hellboy, Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, and Absentia. His portrayal of Captain Saru in Star Trek: Discovery earned him a Saturn Award.

 13 Dee Bradley Baker

Dee Bradley Baker
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Famous As: Actor, Singer, Puppeteer, Blogger, Dub actor, Television actor
Birthdate: August 31, 1962
Sun Sign: Virgo

 14 Scatman Crothers

Scatman Crothers.
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Famous As: Actor, dancer, singer, musician
Birthdate: May 23, 1910
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: November 22, 1986

Scatman Crothers was an American musician and actor. Also a prolific voice-over actor, Crothers contributed immensely to the success of several animated TV series, such as Harlem Globetrotters, The Transformers, and Hong Kong Phooey. For his contribution to the American TV and film industry, Scatman Crothers was awarded a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame.

 15 Sydney Pollack

Sydney Pollack.
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Famous As: Film Director, Producer, Actor
Birthdate: July 1, 1934
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: May 26, 2008
Sydney Pollack is best remembered for his Academy Award-winning direction in the film Out of Africa and was also nominated for the same award for They Shoot Horses, Don't They? and Tootsie. He also acted in films such as Eyes Wide Shut and series such as Will & Grace.

 16 Ethan Sandler

Ethan Sandler.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 3, 1972
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

Actor, producer, and writer, Ethan Sandler, is best known for his role of ADA Jeffrey Brandau in the TV series, Crossing Jordan. Active in Hollywood for over 30 years, he began acting as a teenager and made his debut in the film, The Chocolate War. After establishing himself as an actor, he ventured into production as well.

 17 Terry Funk

Terry Funk
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Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: June 30, 1944
Sun Sign: Cancer

 18 Ron Glass

Ron Glass
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 10, 1945
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: November 25, 2016

 19 Alex Karras

Alex Karras.
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Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: July 15, 1935
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: October 10, 2012

Alex Karras was an American footballer, sportscaster, actor, and professional wrestler. A four-time Pro Bowl player, Karras was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame and College Football Hall of Fame. In 1977, he was also inducted into the Iowa Sports Hall of Fame. As an actor, he is remembered for playing George Papadopolis in the TV series, Webster.

 20 Will Geer

Will Geer.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 9, 1902
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: April 22, 1978
Actor and social activist Will Geer actively participated in the labor movements of the the 1930s and 1940s in New York and Southern California. He traveled across the U.S. with singer Woody Guthrie, during the Great Depression. Hollywood blacklisted him as a result of his leftist activities.

 21 Trevor Jackson

Trevor Jackson.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 30, 1996
Sun Sign: Virgo

 22 Avery Brooks

Avery Brooks.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 2, 1948
Sun Sign: Libra

 23 Michael Warren

Michael Warren
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: March 5, 1946
Sun Sign: Pisces

 24 Michael Alig

Michael Alig
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Famous As: Club promoter
Birthdate: April 29, 1966
Sun Sign: Taurus

 25 Edi Gathegi

Edi Gathegi
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 10, 1979
Sun Sign: Pisces

 26 Andrew J West

Andrew J West.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 22, 1983
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 27 Kevin Zegers

Kevin Zegers
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 19, 1984
Sun Sign: Virgo

 28 Chad Everett

Chad Everett.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 11, 1937
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: July 24, 2012

 29 Strother Martin

Strother Martin.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 26, 1919
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: August 1, 1980

 30 Tom Harmon

Tom Harmon
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Famous As: American Football Players
Birthdate: September 28, 1919
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: March 15, 1990

 31 Fred Williamson

Fred Williamson
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 5, 1938
Sun Sign: Pisces

 32 David Canary

David Canary.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 25, 1938
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: November 16, 2015

 33 Jim Davis

Jim Davis.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 26, 1909
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: April 26, 1981

 34 Jason Whitlock

Jason Whitlock
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: April 27, 1967
Sun Sign: Taurus
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 35 Grey Damon

Grey Damon
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 24, 1987
Sun Sign: Libra

 36 Steve Burton

Steve Burton.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 28, 1970
Sun Sign: Cancer

 37 Abraham Benrubi

Abraham Benrubi.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 4, 1969
Sun Sign: Libra

 38 Kyle Bornheimer

Kyle Bornheimer.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 10, 1975
Sun Sign: Virgo

 39 Forrest Tucker

Forrest Tucker.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 12, 1919
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: October 25, 1986

 40 Jake Short

Jake Short.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 30, 1997
Sun Sign: Gemini

 41 Dan Butler

Dan Butler
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Famous As: Actor, Television actor
Birthdate: December 2, 1954
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 42 Isiah Whitlock, Jr.

Isiah Whitlock, Jr.
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Famous As: Film actor
Birthdate: September 13, 1954
Sun Sign: Virgo

 43 Ken Kercheval

Ken Kercheval.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 15, 1935
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: April 21, 2019

 44 Peter Reckell

Peter Reckell
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 7, 1955
Sun Sign: Taurus

 45 Peter Lupus

Peter Lupus
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Famous As: Bodybuilder, Actor
Birthdate: June 17, 1932
Sun Sign: Gemini

 46 Rob Wiethoff

Rob Wiethoff
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 15, 1976
Sun Sign: Virgo

 47 William Marshall

William Marshall
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 19, 1924
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: June 11, 2003

 48 John McMartin

John McMartin
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 21, 1929
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: July 6, 2016

 49 Bob Paris

Bob Paris
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Famous As: Bodybuilder, Writer
Birthdate: December 14, 1959
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 50 Ned Rorem

Ned Rorem
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Famous As: Composer, Diarist, Writer, University teacher, Actor
Birthdate: October 23, 1923
Sun Sign: Libra