American movie stars born in 1940

Here are 50 famous actors from United States of America were born in 1940:

Martin Sheen

Martin Sheen (August 3, 1940 Dayton-) also known as Ramon Antonio Gerard Estevez, Ramón Antonio Gerardo Estévez, Ramón Estévez or Ramon Estevez is an American actor, voice actor, film producer, activist and television producer. He has four children, Charlie Sheen, Emilio Estevez, Ramon Estevez and Renée Estevez.

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William Finley

William Finley (September 20, 1940 Manhattan-April 14, 2012 Manhattan) also known as Bill Finley, W. Franklin Finley, W.F. Finley, William Franklin Finley III or William Franklin Finley was an American actor. He had one child, Dashiell Finley.

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Al Pacino

Al Pacino (April 25, 1940 East Harlem-) a.k.a. Alfredo James Pacino, Sonny, Alfredo James "Al" Pacino or The Manlet is an American actor, film director, film producer and theatre director. He has three children, Julie Marie Tarrant, Anton James D'Angelo and Olivia Rose D'Angelo.

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James Caan

James Caan (March 26, 1940 The Bronx-) also known as James Edmund Caan, Jimmy, Jimmy Caan, Jimmy Cahn, Shoulders, Killer Caan or The Jewish Cowboy is an American actor, singer and voice actor. He has five children, Scott Caan, Jacob Nicholas Caan, James Arthur Caan, Tara A. Caan and Alexander James Caan.

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Tim Considine

Tim Considine (December 31, 1940 Los Angeles-) otherwise known as Timothy Daniel Considine, Timothy Daniel "Tim" Considine or Tim is an American actor, author, photographer, screenwriter and historian.

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Sam Waterston

Sam Waterston (November 15, 1940 Cambridge-) also known as Samuel Atkinson Waterston, Sam Waterson, Samuel A. Waterston, Samuel Atkinson "Sam" Waterston or Waterston, Sam is an American actor, television producer, television director, voice actor and film producer. He has four children, Elisabeth Waterston, Katherine Waterston, Graham Waterston and James Waterston.

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James Cromwell

James Cromwell (January 27, 1940 Los Angeles-) otherwise known as James Oliver Cromwell or Jamie Cromwell is an American actor. He has three children, John Cromwell, Kate Cromwell and Colin Cromwell.

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Tony Tarantino

Tony Tarantino (July 4, 1940 Queens-) is an American actor, film producer, musician, film director, composer and cinematographer. He has four children, Quentin Tarantino, Tanya Marie Tarantino, Edward James Tarantino and Ronnajean Tarantino.

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Don Briscoe

Don Briscoe (March 20, 1940 Yalobusha County-October 31, 2004 Memphis) also known as Cecil Donald Briscoe was an American actor.

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Christopher Bernau

Christopher Bernau (June 2, 1940 Santa Barbara-June 14, 1989) was an American actor.

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Thom Christopher

Thom Christopher (October 5, 1940 Jackson Heights-) is an American actor.

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James Brolin

James Brolin (July 18, 1940 Los Angeles-) also known as James Kenneth Bruderlin, Jim Brolin, Mr. Streisand, James M. Brolin, Craig J. Brolin or Craig Kenneth Bruderlin is an American actor, television director, television producer and film producer. He has three children, Josh Brolin, Molly Elizabeth Brolin and J. Brolin.

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Tom Baker

Tom Baker (August 23, 1940 West Virginia-September 2, 1982 Lower East Side) otherwise known as Thomas F. Baker was an American actor.

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Levon Helm

Levon Helm (May 26, 1940 Elaine-April 19, 2012 New York City) also known as Mark Lavon Helm, Helm, Levon, Mark Lavon "Levon" Helm, The Band or The RCO All-Stars was an American drummer, record producer, songwriter, actor, singer and musician. His child is called Amy Helm.

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Ricky Nelson

Ricky Nelson (May 8, 1940 Teaneck-December 31, 1985 De Kalb) a.k.a. Rick Nelson, Eric Hilliard Nelson, Eric 'Ricky' Nelson, Ricky, Eric, Eric Nelson Hilard, Eric Hilliard "Ricky" Nelson, Eric Hilliard (Ricky) Nelson, Eric Hilliard "Rick (y)" Nelson, Eric Hillyard Nelson, Eric Hilliard Rick "Ricky" Nelson, Rick "Ricky" Nelson, Richard Eric Hilliard "Ricky" Nelson, Eric Hilliard Nelson George, Rick. Nelson. or Rickie Nelson was an American singer, musician, actor, songwriter and singer-songwriter. He had five children, Tracy Nelson, Matthew Nelson, Gunnar Nelson, Sam Nelson and Eric Jude Crewe.

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Paul Williams

Paul Williams (September 19, 1940 Omaha-) also known as Paul H. Williams, Paul Hamilton Williams, Jr. or Paul Hamilton Williams is an American songwriter, actor, singer, musician, film score composer, voice actor, screenwriter, composer, film director and writer. He has two children, Cole Williams and Sarah Williams.

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Peter Fonda

Peter Fonda (February 23, 1940 New York City-) otherwise known as Peter Henry Fonda is an American actor, writer, film director, screenwriter and film producer. His children are called Bridget Fonda and Justin Fonda.

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Johnny Nash

Johnny Nash (August 19, 1940 Houston-) otherwise known as John Lester Nash, Jr., Nash, Johnny, John Lester "Johnny" Nash, Jr. or Jonny Nash is an American singer, actor, composer and singer-songwriter.

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Harry Northup

Harry Northup (September 2, 1940 Amarillo-) also known as Harry E. Northup or Harry Northrup is an American actor and poet. His child is called Dylan Northup.

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Mark Medoff

Mark Medoff (March 18, 1940 Mount Carmel-) is an American screenwriter, playwright, actor, film director, professor, theatre director and film producer.

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John Hambrick

John Hambrick (June 21, 1940 Conroe-September 10, 2013 Round Rock) was an American actor, journalist, voice actor, announcer, presenter and musician. He had one child, Jack Hambrick.

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Richard Pryor

Richard Pryor (December 1, 1940 Peoria-December 10, 2005 Los Angeles) also known as Richard Franklin Lennox Thomas Pryor III, Rich, Dick, Richie, Dickie or Richard Franklin Lennox Thomas Pryor was an American comedian, actor, screenwriter, film producer, master of ceremonies, writer and television producer. He had six children, Kelsey Pryor, Franklin Pryor, Rain Pryor, Elizabeth Pryor, Richard Pryor Jr. and Steven Pryor.

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Willie Tyler

Willie Tyler (September 8, 1940 Red Level-) also known as Willie Tyler & Lester or Willie Tyler and Lester is an American actor, ventriloquist and comedian. His children are called Cory Tyler and Tarince Tyler.

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Austin Pendleton

Austin Pendleton (March 27, 1940 Warren-) is an American actor, playwright, theatre director, teacher and voice actor.

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Frankie Avalon

Frankie Avalon (September 18, 1940 Philadelphia-) also known as Francis Thomas Avallone or Frank Avalon is an American singer, actor, entrepreneur and playwright. His children are called Carla Avalon, Tony Avalon, Frankie Avalon Jr., Laura Avalon, Joseph Avalon, Nicolas Avalon, Dina Avalon and Kathryn Avalon.

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John Fink

John Fink (February 11, 1940 Detroit-) is an American actor.

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Pete Duel

Pete Duel (February 24, 1940 Rochester-December 31, 1971 Hollywood) also known as Peter Ellstrom Deuel, Peter E. Deuel, Peter Deuel or Pete Deuel was an American actor.

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Philip Proctor

Philip Proctor (July 28, 1940 Goshen-) also known as Phil Procter, Philip G. Proctor, Phillip Proctor, Phil Proctor, The Firesign Theater or The Firesign Theatre is an American actor, screenwriter, voice actor, comedian and film producer. He has one child, Kristin Proctor.

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John Mahoney

John Mahoney (June 20, 1940 Bispham, Blackpool-) also known as Patrick John Mahoney is an American actor, voice actor, teacher and journalist.

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Lance Henriksen

Lance Henriksen (May 5, 1940 New York City-) also known as Lance James Henriksen, Lance Hendrickson or Lance Henricksen is an American actor, voice actor, author, artist and visual artist. He has two children, Sage Ariel Henriksen and Alcamy Henriksen.

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Richard Sanders

Richard Sanders (August 23, 1940 Harrisburg-) a.k.a. Richard Kinard Sanders is an American actor and screenwriter.

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Barry Corbin

Barry Corbin (October 16, 1940 Lamesa-) a.k.a. Leonard Barrie Corbin is an American actor, voice actor and film producer. His children are called Christopher Corbin, Jim Barry Corbin, Shannon Ross and Bernard Corbin.

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Burt Young

Burt Young (April 30, 1940 Queens-) also known as John Harris, Gerald Tommaso DeLouise, Richard Morea or Jerry De Louise is an American actor, painter, author and screenwriter. His child is called Anne Morea.

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Robert Walker, Jr.

Robert Walker, Jr. (April 15, 1940 Queens-) also known as Robert Walker, Robert Hudson Walker, Jr. or Bobby Junior is an American actor. His children are called Colette Walker, Jordan Walker, Henry Walker and Emily Walker.

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Dan Hedaya

Dan Hedaya (July 24, 1940 Brooklyn-) also known as Daniel Hedaya, Dan "the man" Hedaya, Daniel G. Hedaya or Daniel G. “Dan” Hedaya is an American actor, teacher and character actor.

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John Schuck

John Schuck (February 4, 1940 Boston-) also known as Conrad John Schuck, Conrad John Schuck Jr. or John Shuck is an American actor. He has one child, Aaron Bay-Schuck.

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Daniel J. Travanti

Daniel J. Travanti (March 7, 1940 Kenosha-) also known as Danielo Giovanni Travanti, Daniel Travanti, Dan Travanti, Daniel Travanty, Danny Travanty, Dan Travanty, Don Travanty, Danielo Giovanni "Daniel J." Travanti or Danielo Giovanni Travanty is an American actor.

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James Gammon

James Gammon (April 20, 1940 Newman-July 16, 2010 Costa Mesa) a.k.a. Jim Gammon or James Richard Gammon was an American actor. His children are called Allison Mann Gammon and Amy Gammon.

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Richard Lynch

Richard Lynch (February 12, 1940 Brooklyn-June 19, 2012 Yucca Valley) also known as Richard Hugh Lynch or Richard H. Lynch was an American actor, soldier and musician. His child is called Christopher Lynch.

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Skip Stephenson

Skip Stephenson (April 18, 1940 Omaha-May 18, 1992) a.k.a. Charles F. Stephenson was an American comedian and actor.

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Peter Gerety

Peter Gerety (May 17, 1940 Providence-) is an American actor.

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Ken Jenkins

Ken Jenkins (August 28, 1940 Dayton-) is an American actor. He has three children, Daniel H. Jenkins, Matthew Jenkins and Joshua Jenkins.

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Stuart Margolin

Stuart Margolin (January 31, 1940 Davenport-) otherwise known as Stu Margolin or Salt Spring Slim is an American actor, film director, songwriter, musician, television director, film score composer, screenwriter and television producer. He has one child, Max Martini.

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Jack Bannon

Jack Bannon (June 14, 1940 Los Angeles-) also known as John James "Jack" Bannon or John Bannon is an American actor.

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Dakin Matthews

Dakin Matthews (November 7, 1940 Oakland-) also known as Melvin Richard Matthews is an American actor, playwright, theatre director and teacher.

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H. B. Halicki

H. B. Halicki (October 18, 1940 Dunkirk-August 20, 1989 Tonawanda) was an American actor.

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David Ackroyd

David Ackroyd (May 30, 1940 Orange-) a.k.a. Davis Ackroyd is an American actor. His children are called Jessica Ackroyd and Abigail Ackroyd.

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Russell Streiner

Russell Streiner (February 6, 1940 Pittsburgh-) otherwise known as Russell William Streiner, Russ, Russell W. Streiner or Russ Streiner is an American actor, film producer and screenwriter. He has one child, Jessica Streiner.

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James Sloyan

James Sloyan (February 24, 1940 Indianapolis-) also known as James Joseph Sloyan, James S. Sloyan, Jim Sloyan or James J. Sloyan is an American actor. He has two children, Samantha Sloyan and Dan Sloyan.

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Dick Warlock

Dick Warlock (February 5, 1940 Oakley-) a.k.a. Richard Anthony Leming, Michael Myers H2, Richard E. Warlock, Richard Warlock, The Shape H2 or Richard Warlock Leming is an American actor, stunt performer and stunt coordinator. He has three children, Lance Warlock, Billy Warlock and Rhonda Warlock.

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