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  • Marla Maples
    Marla Maples was Donald Trump 's second wife and is interesting genealogically because she is Heather Locklear 's fourth cousin: Heather Deen Locklear → William Robert Locklear her father &#...
  • Robert Walker Jr.
    Robert Hudson Walker Jr. (born April 15, 1940) is an American actor who was a familiar presence on TV in the 1960s and early 1970s. He became less active in later decades.
  • George Kennedy (1925 - 2016)
    George Harris Kennedy, Jr. (born February 18, 1925) was an American actor who has appeared in more than two hundred film and television productions. He is perhaps best known for four of his roles: as...
  • Nora Eloise Dunn
    Dunn joined SNL in 1985 with the return of Lorne Michaels as executive producer. The 1985–1986 season proved to be a ratings disaster, and she was one of only five cast members who were not fire...
  • Stepin Fetchit (1902 - 1985)
    Lincoln Theodore Monroe Andrew Perry , better known by the stage name Stepin Fetchit , was an American comedian and film actor who had his greatest fame throughout the 1930s. In films and on stage, the...

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.