Birth Place Matching "Whittier, California, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Eric Stoltz
Actor | Pulp Fiction
Eric Cameron Stoltz is a theater-trained actor and producer who has starred in both independent and studio films. He was born on September 30, 1961 in Whittier, California, to Evelyn Vawter, a violinist and schoolteacher, and Jack Stoltz, an elementary school teacher. He has German, English, and ...
Soundtrack | Nine
Stacy Ann Ferguson was born in Hacienda Heights, California, to Theresa Ann (Gore) and Jon Patrick Ferguson, both schoolteachers. Her ancestry includes Scottish, English, Irish, Mexican, German, Swedish, and Luxembourgian. When she was a teenager, her parents divorced, which was a big challenge for...
6. Tina Yothers
Actress | Family Ties
Green-eyed Tina Yothers began doing commercials when she was just three years old. The daughter of TV film producer Robert Yothers, she was born on May 5, 1973 in Whittier, California. Her three brothers (Jeff, Randy Poindexter Yothers and Cory 'Bumper' Yothers) had all acted in commercials. She ...
Actress | Airplane!
Lorna Patterson was born on July 1, 1956 in Whittier, California, USA. She is an actress, known for Airplane! (1980), Airplane II: The Sequel (1982) and Beane's of Boston (1979). She has been married to Michael Lembeck since April 14, 1990. They have two children. She was previously married to ...
9. Ron Shelton
Writer | Bull Durham
Ron Shelton was born on September 15, 1945 in Whittier, California, USA as Ronald Wayne Shelton. He is a writer and director, known for Bull Durham (1988), Hollywood Homicide (2003) and White Men Can't Jump (1992). He has been married to Lolita Davidovich since 1997. They have one child.
10. Matt Gourley
Actor | Drunk History
Matt Gourley is an American actor, comedian, and podcaster from Whittier, California best known for his work on Community, Adventure Time, Blindspot, and Comedy Central's Drunk History. He also Co-created the Superego podcast and hosts the I Was There Too, Pistol Shrimps Radio, and James Bonding ...
11. James Troesh
Writer | Color of the Cross
Jim is a quadriplegic actor/writer, one of a handful in the business. He started in radio, moved into acting/writing and never looked back. He loves both acting and writing so much he would be hard pressed to choose between them.
He is a highly-skilled improvisor, the only quadriplegic improvisor in ...
16. Dana Stevens
Writer | Safe Haven
Dana grew up in Phoenix, Arizona and is a summa cum laude graduate of UCLA. After early forays into acting, guest-starring on shows like "Family Ties," she turned to writing. Her screenplays include the romantic adaptation of Nicholas Sparks' novel, "Safe Haven," directed by Lasse Hallstrom; "City ...
18. Pamela Horton
Pamela Horton was born in Whittier, CA and moved to the Wichita, KS area at the age of 9. She attended Wichita State University with a major in Psychology after graduating from Clearwater High School in 2006.
Pamela modeled professionally from 2006 to 2015 where she was featured in a broad range of ...
21. Joy Enriquez
Soundtrack | Anna and the King
Joy Enriquez began establishing a name for herself as a promising star in her hometown of Whittier, California at the age of 5 when she sang a solo at her kindergarten graduation, it was known then, that she was destined to take center stage. At 15, her dream began, when the talented Latina singer ...
Actor | John Dies at the End
Michael was born April 20, 1953 in Whittier, California. He attended the Saint Mary's Catholic School in "uptown" Whittier for 1st through 7th grades. In June of 1966 his family moved to the city of Placentia in Orange County, California, where Michael attended El Dorado. At the time, the school ...
23. Mark Correy
Actor | The Young and the Restless
Mark Correy is an American actor born in Whittier, California. He made his movie debut in the 1992 movie To Protect and Serve (1992). He appeared as the engineer Alex and several background aliens throughout the run of Star Trek: Enterprise (2001). He attended North Whittier Elementary School and ...
Actress | The Brothers Garcia
Vaneza Leza Pitynski is a former actress, singer, voice actress, fashion blogger, and digital manager. She is best known for her role as Lorena Garcia on "The Brothers Garcia". Vaneza released one CD called "Mr. Guapo" and a CD single for her song "All I Wanna Do is Dance". In 2005 Vaneza lost ...
29. John Gay
Writer | Separate Tables
John Gay was born on April 1, 1924 in Whittier, California, USA as John Thomas Gay. He is known for his work on Separate Tables (1958), Around the World in 80 Days (1989) and Lux Video Theatre (1950). He was married to Barbara (Bobbie) Elizabeth Meyer. He died on February 4, 2017 in Santa Monica, ...
Justin Calen-Chenn is a film and television writer and producer who grew up in a motel. Having been homeless as a teenager, Justin discovered film and tv later in life and used it to turn his life around. Notable work to date after officially entering the industry in 2016 include working as a ...
31. James Evans
Actor | Sniper Patrol
James Evans was born and raised in Whittier, California, to Harry "Jim" Evans, a mailman, and LaVerne Marsh, an office clerk. He graduated from California High School, attended Rio Hondo College and graduated from Cal Poly Pomona, studying business, not theatre.
Known for his strong authoritative ...
32. Dana Ferguson
Actress | The Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show
Dana Ferguson was born on October 11, 1978 in Whittier, California, USA as Dana Marie Ferguson. She is an actress, known for The Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show (1983), Happily Ever After (1985) and Oprah Prime (2012). She has been married to Ryan Sampson since April 27, 2013. They have one child.
34. Clark Hunter
Production Designer | All the Pretty Horses
Uncle of actors Andrew Eiden, Emily Eiden, art director Alex Hunter and creative genius Nora Hunter. He is also the grandson of Newbury Award winning children's author Carol Ryrie Brink (Caddie Woodlawn).
He attended Sherwood Oaks Experimental College and Cal Arts and began his design career in ...
Producer | Running the Sahara
Nomar Garciaparra was born on July 23, 1973 in Whittier, California, USA as Anthony Nomar Garciaparra. He is a producer, known for Running the Sahara (2007), Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place (1998) and 2008 National League Championship Series (2008). He has been married to Mia Hamm since November...
37. Fiona Lincke
Producer | On the Edge of Reality
Fiona is one of the founding filmmakers of Rip Roarer Productions (2017), working alongside founding filmmaker Frank J. Dion in writing, directing, composing and producing their own films.
Raised in Whittier, she is a first-generation American citizen; her father, born in Bombay, India, and her ...
38. Darren T. Knaus
Sound Department | I Am Sam
He was born in Whittier, California on August 29,1970. He has a severe, nearly crippling stutter when not on camera. He's a former member of Mensa, and an anonymous member and contributor of several animal-rights organizations. He's an accomplished illustrator and writer. In the 1990s, he ...
41. Roger E. Mills
Assistant Director | Encino Man
Roger E. Mills was born on February 10, 1951 in Whittier, California, USA. He is a production manager and assistant director, known for Encino Man (1992), Thirtysomething (1987) and Hamburger Hill (1987). He has been married to Kimberly Joy Mills since October 31, 2012. He was previously married to...
42. Kent Bassett
Director | The Line
Kent became interested in filmmaking as a teenager and first studied directing at age 16. While completing his bachelor's degree in history and political science at Swarthmore College, he continued to pursue film through a course on documentary production. He went on to pursue a masters of fine ...
45. Merle Pertile
Actress | Ensign O'Toole
Merle Pertile was born on November 23, 1941 in Whittier, California, USA as Merle Elizabeth Pertile. She was an actress, known for Ensign O'Toole (1962) and Playboy's Penthouse (1959). She was married to Jed S. Levitt. She died on February 21, 1997 in Lake Arrowhead, California.