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  • Joe Rogan
    Joseph James "Joe" Rogan (born August 11, 1967) is an American comedian and sports color commentator. Born in New Jersey, Rogan learned martial arts as a teenager, earning a black belt in Taekwondo w...
  • Nancy Ellen Walls
    Nancy Ellen Carell (née Walls; born July 19, 1966) is an American actress best known for her comedic work on Saturday Night Live , The Daily Show , and The Office .
  • Maggie Grace
    Maggie Grace is an American actor, best known for her roles as Shannon Rutherford on the ABC television series Lost and Kim Mills in the Taken trilogy. Originally from Worthington, Ohio, she dropped ou...
  • Dave Garroway (1913 - 1982)
    David Cunningham "Dave" Garroway (July 13, 1913 – July 21, 1982) was an American television personality. He was the founding host and anchor of NBC's Today from 1952 to 1961. His easygoing and...
  • Lloyd Vernet Bridges, Jr. (1913 - 1998)
    Although he starred in a number of television series, Lloyd Bridges is best known for his role of Mike Nelson in Sea Hunt, which was the top American TV series in 1958. The show ran from 1958-1961 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.