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  • Timothy Blake (Tim) Nelson
    Timothy Blake Nelson (born May 11, 1964) is an American actor, writer and director. Nelson has had a wide career becoming a recognizable character actor of sorts. His most famous roles include Delmar O...
  • Alice Faye (1915 - 1998)
    Alice Faye (May 5, 1915 – May 9, 1998) was an American actress and singer, called by The New York Times "one of the few movie stars to walk away from stardom at the peak of her career".[1] She is rem...
  • Tony Martin (1913 - 2012)
    A popular crooner of the 1940s and '50s, Tony Martin's deliberate delivery and romantic ballads were more in keeping with vintage movie musicals than the currents that would shape the pop music of the ...
  • Nana Visitor
    Nana Visitor (born Nana Tucker on July 26, 1957) is an American actress, best known for playing Kira Nerys in the television series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine and Jean Ritter in the television series...
  • Mary Steenburgen
    Soft-spoken and endearing, Mary Steenburgen first achieved a measure of fame with her debut role in the Jack Nicholson directed Goin' South (1978), before winning raves and a Best Supporting Actress Os...

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.