UNCSA Favorites - North Carolina School of the Arts NCSAby saintactors | created - 07 Mar 2011 | updated - 27 Jul 2013 | Public
some of my favorite people to come out of the North Carolina School of the Arts
Actress | Weeds
Southern-bred Mary-Louise Parker was born on August 2, 1964 in Fort Jackson, South Carolina, the youngest of four children of Judge John Morgan Parker, and the former Caroline Louise Morell. She is of mostly Swedish, English, and Scottish descent. Her father's occupation took the family both around...
Actor | Pineapple Express
Danny McBride was born on December 29, 1976 in Statesboro, Georgia, USA as Daniel Richard McBride. He is an actor and writer, known for Pineapple Express (2008), Vice Principals (2016) and Up in the Air (2009). He has been married to Gia Ruiz since October 9, 2010. They have one child.
7. Will Patton
Actor | Armageddon
Will Patton was born in Charleston, South Carolina. His father, Bill Patton, is a playwright, acting/directing instructor, and Lutheran minister. Patton attended the North Carolina School of the Arts. He has won two OBIE awards for best actor for the off-Broadway plays, Sam Shepard's "Fool for Love...
12. Tim Guinee
Actor | 99 Homes
Tim Guinee was born in Los Angeles, California. He is a middle child, with three brothers and two sisters. He was raised in Illinois and Texas. As a teenager, he attended the Houston High School for Performing Arts. He also started a theater company in Houston before moving to New York to study at ...
See him in Homeland on Showtime!
14. John Rotan
Cinematographer | Twice Born: Stories from the Special Delivery Unit
John Rotan was born on April 21, 1969 in Louisville, Kentucky, USA as John English Rotan. He is known for his work on Twice Born: Stories from the Special Delivery Unit (2015) and I Am Jazz: A Family in Transition (2011).
24. Lovinder Gill
Producer | Chicks 101
Lovinder Gill has overseen a number of projects including feature length film and screenplays, commercials and short films.
Gill has a B.A. in Broadcast Journalism and Mass Communications from Lock Haven University, a B.F.A. from the North Carolina School of the Arts School of Filmmaking as well as ...
26. Dan A.R. Kelly
Writer | Susie's Hope
Dan A. R. Kelly is best known as a screenwriter on the feature films Susie's Hope and Ocean Drive. He has also appeared as an actor in many independent films, television programs and commercials. Having earned his BFA in Film Directing from University of North Carolina - School of the Arts and his ...
32. Zach Seivers
Sound_department | Hearts Beat Loud
Graduate of the North Carolina School of the Arts School of Filmmaking.
UNC School of the Arts Alumnus Zach Seivers (2006) Received Creative Emmy Award for Outstanding Sound Editing for Nonfiction Programming on the History Channel's "Gettysburg"
33. Dane DeHaan
Actor | Chronicle
Dane DeHaan has made a formidable impression on film and television audiences and is one of the industry's most sought after actors of his generation.
Dane is shooting Gore Verbinski's A Cure for Wellness and will soon begin production starring in Luc Besson's Valerian.
DeHaan has recently finished ...
NCSA Alumnus whose popularity is soaring!
35. Tom Hulce
Actor | Amadeus
Thomas Edward Hulce was born in Detroit, Michigan, and grew up in Plymouth, MI, where he was raised with his two sisters and older brother. He is the son of Joanna (Winkleman), who had sung professionally, and Raymond Albert Hulce, who worked for Ford. He has English, German, and Irish ancestry. ...
36. Missi Pyle
Actress | Galaxy Quest
Missi Pyle was born Andrea Kay Pyle on November 16, 1972 in Houston, Texas, and was raised in Memphis, Tennessee. The daughter of Linda and Frank Pyle, she has four older siblings, sisters Debbie and Julie, and brothers Sam and Paul. Pyle attended the North Carolina School of the Arts and graduated...
37. Anna Camp
Actress | Pitch Perfect
Anna Camp grew up in South Carolina and is the daughter of Dee and Thomas Camp. Anna graduated from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts in 2004. She then moved to New York City and has appeared in films and television shows since 2007. From 2009 to 2014, she starred in the series ...
38. Anna Wood
Actress | Chronicle
Anna Wood was born on December 30, 1985 in Mt. Airy, North Carolina, USA as Anna Elizabeth Wood. She is an actress, known for Chronicle (2012), The Following (2013) and Nice Guy Johnny (2010). She has been married to Dane DeHaan since June 30, 2012. They have one child.
39. Vera Herbert
Producer | This Is Us
Writer. Pilot Order http://www.variety.com/article/VR1118065271/
Actress | United 93
41. Jeff Nichols
Writer | Take Shelter
Incredible Writer and Director of MUD and Take Shelter
44. Alex Moratto
Director | Socrates
Alex Moratto is a Brazilian-American filmmaker. His award-winning short films "Nowhere to Be Found," "The Parting," and "The Other Side" have screened at international film festivals. He was a Film Independent Directing Lab Fellow and an NC Arts Council Artist Fellow and had a project in the ...