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  • Christian Madsen
    Christian Madsen is an American actor. He is best known for his roles in the films Divergent (2014) and Palo Alto (2013). Madsen was born in 1990 in Los Angeles to actors Michael Madsen and Jeannine ...
  • Michael Madsen
    Michael Madsen is an American actor, poet, and photographer. He is perhaps best known for his collaborations with director Quentin Tarantino, appearing in Reservoir Dogs , Kill Bill , and The Hateful E...
  • Danny Huston
    Danny Huston is an American actor, writer and director. Huston got his start directing Mr. North starring Anthony Edwards, Robert Mitchum, and his sister Anjelica Huston. Later, Huston gave his breakth...
  • Virginia Madsen
    Virginia Madsen is an American actor and producer. She made her film debut in Class (1983), which was filmed in her native Chicago. She soon moved to Los Angeles. In 1984, David Lynch cast her in the s...
  • Kevin Richardson
    Kevin Richardson is an American singer, model, actor, and composer, best known as a member of the Backstreet Boys. Richardson was inducted into the Kentucky Music Hall of Fame along with his cousin and...

For film actors of all nationalities, please see Entertainment industry people.

American film actors are actors from the United States who perform on film.

The cinema of the United States, often generally referred to as Hollywood, has had a profound effect on cinema across the world since the early 20th century. Its history is sometimes separated into four main periods: the silent film era, classical Hollywood cinema, New Hollywood, and the contemporary period. Since the 1920s, the American film industry has grossed more money every year than that of any other country.