Famous movie actors born in the year 1956

Here are 50 famous actors from the world were born in 1956:

Eric Roberts

Eric Roberts (April 18, 1956 Biloxi-) a.k.a. Eric Anthony Roberts is an American actor. He has three children, Emma Roberts, Keaton Simons and Morgan Simons.

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Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks (July 9, 1956 Concord-) also known as Thomas Jeffrey Hanks, Thomas Jeffrey "Tom" Hanks, Tom or Tomu Hankusu is an American film producer, screenwriter, television producer, television director, actor, voice actor, film director and motivational speaker. He has four children, Colin Hanks, Chet Hanks, Truman Theodore Hanks and Elizabeth Ann Hanks.

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Nathan Lane

Nathan Lane (February 3, 1956 Jersey City-) also known as Joseph Lane or Nathan is an American actor, writer, singer, voice actor and comedian.

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Mel Gibson

Mel Gibson (January 3, 1956 Peekskill-) also known as Mel Columcille Gerard Gibson, Mel Colm-Cille Gerard Gibson or Mel Colm-Cille Gerard Gibson AO is an American actor, screenwriter, film producer, film director, television producer, television director and voice actor. He has eight children, Edward Gibson, Christian Gibson, William Gibson, Milo Gibson, Thomas Gibson, Hannah Gibson, Louis Gibson and Lucia Gibson.

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Chris Ellis

Chris Ellis (April 14, 1956 Memphis-) also known as Chris Ellis Jr. is an American actor.

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Sunny Deol

Sunny Deol (October 19, 1956 Sahnewal-) otherwise known as Ajaysingh Dharmendra Deol, Ajay Singh Deol, Action King of Bollywood or Ajay Deol is an Indian actor, film producer and film director. He has two children, Karan Deol and Rajvir Deol.

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Bob Lazarus

Bob Lazarus (January 4, 1956 New York City-January 4, 2009 Stoughton) was an American actor and comedian. His child is called Carly Lazarus.

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Chris King

Chris King (June 2, 1956 Hobart-) is an Australian actor.

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Angus Deayton

Angus Deayton (January 6, 1956 Surrey-) a.k.a. Gordon Angus Deayton or Perkins is a British presenter, musician, comedian, actor and screenwriter. He has one child, Isaac Deayton.

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Robert Llewellyn

Robert Llewellyn (March 10, 1956 Northampton-) is an English presenter, novelist, actor, screenwriter, film producer, comedian and writer.

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Richard Karn

Richard Karn (February 17, 1956 Seattle-) also known as Richard Karn Wilson or Rich is an American actor and game show host. He has one child, Cooper Karn Wilson.

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Adam Arkin

Adam Arkin (August 19, 1956 Brooklyn-) is an American actor, television director, television producer and writer. His children are called Molly Arkin and Emmet Arkin.

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Masashi Tashiro

Masashi Tashiro (August 31, 1956 Karatsu-) a.k.a. Tashiro Masashi or Marcy is a Japanese singer, film director, actor and comedian.

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Jerry Penacoli

Jerry Penacoli (July 9, 1956 Scranton-) a.k.a. Gerald Penacoli is an American journalist, tv journalist, actor and newscaster.

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Val Valentino

Val Valentino (June 14, 1956 Los Angeles-) also known as Leonard Monatono is an American actor, magician and television producer.

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Keith Reddin

Keith Reddin (July 7, 1956 New Jersey-) a.k.a. Keith W. Reddin is an American actor, screenwriter and playwright.

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Tanit Jitnukul

Tanit Jitnukul (November 24, 1956 Songkhla Province-) also known as Pued or Thanit Jitnukun is a Thai film director, screenwriter, film producer and actor.

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Victor Aaron

Victor Aaron (September 11, 1956-September 4, 1996) was an American actor.

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Wei Zi

Wei Zi (February 16, 1956 Ningxia-) also known as Weizi is a Chinese actor. His child is called Zhiyi Wang.

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Jihmi Kennedy

Jihmi Kennedy (November 1, 1956 Winston-Salem-) is an American actor.

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Thomas James O'Leary

Thomas James O'Leary (June 21, 1956 United States of America-) is an American actor.

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John Michael Bolger

John Michael Bolger (June 27, 1956 The Bronx-) also known as John Bolger is an American actor.

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Jonathan Schmock

Jonathan Schmock (February 26, 1956 San Diego-) otherwise known as Jonathan Schmock, Jonathan Carl Schmock, The Funny Boys - Jonathan Schmock, The Funny Boys, Jonathon Schmock or Johnathan Schmock is an American actor, screenwriter, television producer, television director and cartoonist.

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Leslie Cheung

Leslie Cheung (September 12, 1956 Kowloon-April 1, 2003 Central) a.k.a. 張國榮, Zhang Guo Rong, ±i°êºa, 张国荣, Cheung Kwok Wing, Lesile K.W. Cheung, Kwok-wing, Guorong Zhang, Kwok-wing Cheung, Gor Gor, Leslie Cheung Kwok-wing, Ge Ge or Gor-gor was a Canadian singer, songwriter, film director, actor, record producer and screenwriter.

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Juan Fernández de Alarcon

Juan Fernández de Alarcon (December 13, 1956 Santo Domingo-) also known as Juan de Jesus Fernández de Alarcon, Juan Fernández, Juan de Jesús Fernández de Alarcón, Juan Fernández de Alarcón or Juan Fernandez is a Dominican actor and model.

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Peter Barton

Peter Barton (July 19, 1956 Valley Stream-) also known as Peter Thomas Barton is an American actor and model.

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Richard Curtis

Richard Curtis (November 8, 1956 Wellington-) also known as Richard Whalley Anthony Curtis, Richard Curtis CBE or Richard Whalley Anthony Curtis, CBE is a New Zealand screenwriter, actor, television producer, film director, film producer and record producer. He has four children, Scarlett Rachel Anne Curtis, Jake Barnard Curtis, Charlie Curtis and Spike Curtis.

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Hinton Battle

Hinton Battle (November 29, 1956 Neubrücke-) is an American actor, choreographer, dancer and singer.

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Tim McInnerny

Tim McInnerny (September 18, 1956 Cheadle Hulme-) also known as Tim McInnery, Mr. Tim McInnerny or Timothy L. McInnerny is a British actor and voice actor.

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Russell Curry

Russell Curry (August 28, 1956 Minneapolis-) is an American actor.

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John James

John James (April 18, 1956 Minneapolis-) also known as John James Anderson is an American actor and film producer. He has two children, Laura James and Philip James.

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Robert Romanus

Robert Romanus (July 17, 1956 United States of America-) also known as Robert M Romanus, Bob Romanus or Robert Romanos is an American actor and musician.

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Brian Backer

Brian Backer (December 5, 1956 Brooklyn-) is an American actor.

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Robby Benson

Robby Benson (January 21, 1956 Dallas-) a.k.a. Robin David Segal or Robbie Benson is an American actor, television director, singer, educator, voice actor and screenwriter. He has two children, Lyric Benson and Zephyr Benson.

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Chris Isaak

Chris Isaak (June 26, 1956 Stockton-) otherwise known as Chris Isaac, Chris Issak, Christopher Joseph Isaak, Isaak, Chris or Christopher Joseph "Chris" Isaak is an American actor, singer-songwriter, musician, singer and talk show host.

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Kevin Murphy

Kevin Murphy (November 3, 1956 River Forest-) also known as Kevin Wagner Murphy or Krusher Kringle is an American puppeteer, actor, author, screenwriter, film producer, film director, television producer, television director and cinematographer.

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Dean Butler

Dean Butler (May 20, 1956 Prince George-) is an American actor, producer and writer.

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Doug Stone

Doug Stone (June 19, 1956 Marietta-) also known as Douglas Jackson Brooks or Stone, Doug is an American actor and singer.

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Steven Duren

Steven Duren (September 4, 1956 Staten Island-) also known as Blackie Lawless or Steven Edward Duren is an American singer, musician, songwriter, actor and film score composer.

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Marco Paolini

Marco Paolini (March 5, 1956 Belluno-) is an Italian author, dramaturge, theatre director, actor, screenwriter and film producer.

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Greg Hollimon

Greg Hollimon (May 2, 1956 Chicago-) also known as Gregory Hollimon or Gregory Holliman is an American actor.

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T. K. Carter

T. K. Carter (December 18, 1956 New York City-) a.k.a. Thomas Kent Carter, TK Carter or Thomas Kent "T.K." Carter is an American actor, comedian and voice actor.

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Vondie Curtis-Hall

Vondie Curtis-Hall (September 30, 1956 Detroit-) also known as Vondi Curtis Hall or Vondie Curtis Hall is an American actor, film director and television director. His children are called Che Hall, Henry Hunter Hall and Zora Hall.

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Keith David

Keith David (June 4, 1956 Harlem-) also known as Keith David Williams is an American actor, singer, voice actor and comedian.

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David Alan Grier

David Alan Grier (June 30, 1956 Detroit-) otherwise known as David Grier, D, David Allan Grier, David Alan Greir, D.A.G. or DAG is an American comedian, actor, screenwriter, television producer, voice actor and singer. He has one child, Luisa Danbi Grier-Kim.

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Arsenio Hall

Arsenio Hall (February 12, 1956 Cleveland-) also known as Arsenio or Chunky A is an American comedian, actor, television producer, screenwriter, voice actor, film producer and presenter. He has one child, Arsenio Hall Jr..

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Peter Francis James

Peter Francis James (September 16, 1956 Chicago-) is an American actor and voice actor.

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Marques Johnson

Marques Johnson (February 8, 1956 Natchitoches-) otherwise known as Marques Kevin Johnson, Marcus Johnson or DaMarques Johnson is an American actor, basketball player and basketball analyst. He has six children, Kris Johnson, Josiah Johnson, Joshua Johnson, Moriah Johnson, Cyrus Johnson and Marques Johnson Jr..

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Clifton Powell

Clifton Powell (March 16, 1956 Washington, D.C.-) also known as Clifton C. Powell or Cliffton Powell is an American actor and comedian.

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Tim Russ

Tim Russ (June 22, 1956 Washington, D.C.-) a.k.a. Timothy Darrell Russ, Timothy Russ or Timothy Darrell 'Tim' Russ is an American actor, screenwriter, film director, singer, musician, film producer, television director and television producer. He has one child, Madison Camille Russ.

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