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This is a list of names in which the description contains the keywords actor or actress or director.
There are 111 names matching your criteria.

AISHWARYA   f   Indian
Means "prosperity, wealth" in Sanskrit... [more]
AL   m   English
Short form of ALBERT and other names beginning with Al... [more]
ALLEN   m   English, Scottish
Variant of ALAN... [more]
AMITABH   m   Indian
Means "immeasurable splendour" in Sanskrit... [more]
ANAKIN   m   Popular Culture
Meaning unknown... [more]
ANGELINA   f   Italian, English, Russian, German, Dutch, Polish, Spanish, Macedonian
Latinate diminutive of ANGELA... [more]
ANISSA   f   English
Combination of ANNA and the popular name suffix issa... [more]
ANNETTE   f   French, English
French diminutive of ANNE (1)... [more]
ARNOLD   m   English, German, Ancient Germanic
From a Germanic name meaning "eagle power", derived from the elements arn "eagle" and wald "power"... [more]
AUDREY   f   English
Medieval diminutive of ÆÐELÞRYÐ... [more]
AVA (1)   f   English
Variant of EVE... [more]
BETTE   f   English
Diminutive of ELIZABETH... [more]
BRAD   m   English
Short form of BRADLEY, BRADFORD, and other names beginning with Brad... [more]
BRAHMA   m   Indian, Hinduism
Means "prayer" in Sanskrit... [more]
BROOKE   f   English
Variant of BROOK... [more]
CAPUCINE   f   French
Means "nasturtium" in French... [more]
CATE   f   English (Rare)
Variant of KATE... [more]
CHARISSE   f   English
From a French surname of unknown meaning... [more]
CHARLIZE   f   Southern African, Afrikaans
Feminine form of CHARLES using the popular Afrikaans name suffix ize... [more]
CLARK   m   English
From an English surname meaning "cleric" or "scribe", from Old English clerec which originally meant "priest"... [more]
CLINT   m   English
Short form of CLINTON... [more]
CORBIN   m   English
From a French surname which was derived from corbeau "raven", originally denoting a person who had dark hair... [more]
CYBILL   f   English (Rare)
Variant of SIBYL... [more]
DARREN   m   English
The meaning of this name is not known for certain... [more]
DEAN   m   English
From a surname, see DEAN (1) and DEAN (2)... [more]
DEANNA   f   English
Either a variant of DIANA or a feminine form of DEAN... [more]
DELLA   f   English
Diminutive of ADELA or ADELAIDE... [more]
DENZEL   m   English (Modern)
Possibly a variant of DENZIL... [more]
DIRK   m   Dutch, German, English
Short form of DIEDERIK... [more]
DORIS   f   English, German, Croatian, Ancient Greek, Greek Mythology
From the ancient Greek name Δωρις (Doris) which meant "Dorian woman"... [more]
DUSTIN   m   English
From an English surname which was derived from the Old Norse given name Þórsteinn (see TORSTEN)... [more]
EARTHA   f   English
Combination of the English word earth with the feminine name suffix a... [more]
ELIZABETH   f   English, Biblical
From Ελισαβετ (Elisabet), the Greek form of the Hebrew name אֱלִישֶׁבַע ('Elisheva') meaning "my God is an oath" or perhaps "my God is abundance"... [more]
ERROL   m   English
From a surname which was originally derived from a Scottish place name... [more]
FRED   m   English, Dutch, German, French, Portuguese
Short form of FREDERICK or other names containing the same element... [more]
GARY   m   English
From an English surname which was derived from a Norman given name, which was itself originally a short form of names beginning with the Germanic element ger meaning "spear"... [more]
GINA   f   Italian, English, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Short form of GEORGINA, REGINA, LUIGINA, and other names ending in gina... [more]
GINGER   f   English
From the English word ginger for the spice or the reddish-brown colour... [more]
GLORIA   f   English, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, German, Polish
Means "glory" in Latin... [more]
GRACE   f   English
From the English word grace, which ultimately derives from Latin gratia... [more]
GREGORY   m   English
English form of Latin Gregorius, which was from the Late Greek name Γρηγοριος (Gregorios), derived from γρηγορος (gregoros) meaning "watchful, alert"... [more]
GRETA   f   Swedish, German, English
Short form of MARGARETA... [more]
HALLE (2)   f   English (Modern)
In the case of American actress Halle Berry (1966-), it is from the name of a department store in Cleveland where she was born (the store was founded by brothers bearing the German surname Halle, a cognate of HALL).
HARRISON   m   English
From an English surname which meant "son of HARRY"... [more]
HAYLEY   f   English (Modern)
From a surname which was originally derived from the name of an English town (meaning "hay clearing" from Old English heg "hay" and leah "clearing")... [more]
HUMPHREY   m   English
Means "peaceful warrior" from the Germanic elements hun "warrior, bear cub" and frid "peace"... [more]
INGMAR   m   Swedish
Variant of INGEMAR... [more]
INGRID   f   Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, German
From the Old Norse name Ingríðr meaning "Ing is beautiful", derived from the name of the Germanic god ING combined with fríðr "beautiful"... [more]
JACK   m   English
Derived from Jackin (earlier Jankin), a medieval diminutive of JOHN... [more]
JADA (1)   f   English
Possibly an elaborated form of JADE... [more]
JOHNNY   m   English
Diminutive of JOHN... [more]
JOLIE   f   English, Various
Means "pretty" in French... [more]
JUDY   f   English
Diminutive of JUDITH... [more]
KATE   f   English, Croatian
Diminutive of KATHERINE, often used independently... [more]
KATHARINE   f   English, German
English variant of KATHERINE and German variant of KATHARINA... [more]
KEIRA   f   English (Modern)
Variant of KIRA (2)... [more]
KELLY   m & f   Irish, English
Anglicized form of the Irish given name CEALLACH or the surname derived from it Ó Ceallaigh... [more]
KIM (1)   f & m   English
At the present it is usually considered a short form of KIMBERLY, but it in fact predates it as a given name... [more]
KIRK   m   English
From an English and Scottish surname meaning "church" from Old Norse kirkja, ultimately from Greek... [more]
LANA   f   English, Russian, Croatian, Serbian
Short form of ALANA (English) or SVETLANA (Russian)... [more]
LANDON   m   English
From a surname which was derived from an Old English place name meaning "long hill" (effectively meaning "ridge")... [more]
LAUREN   f & m   English
Variant or feminine form of LAURENCE (1)... [more]
LAURENCE (1)   m   English
From the Roman cognomen Laurentius, which meant "from Laurentum"... [more]
LEATRICE   f   English
Possibly a combination of LEAH and BEATRICE... [more]
LEONARDO   m   Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, History
Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of LEONARD... [more]
LINDSAY   f & m   English, Scottish
From an English and Scottish surname which was originally derived from the name of the region Lindsey, which means "LINCOLN island" in Old English... [more]
LIZ   f   English
Short form of ELIZABETH... [more]
LON   m   English
Short form of ALONZO and other names containing the same sound... [more]
LORNE   m   English
From the title 'Marquis of Lorne', which was based on the Scottish place name Lorne, of unknown meaning... [more]
MACKENZIE   f & m   English
From the Gaelic surname Mac Coinnich, which means "son of COINNEACH"... [more]
MADDOX   m   English (Modern)
From a Welsh surname meaning "son of MADOC"... [more]
MAE   f   English
Variant of MAY... [more]
MARIEL   f   English
Diminutive of MARY influenced by MURIEL... [more]
MARILYN   f   English
Combination of MARY and lyn... [more]
MARION (2)   m   English
From a French surname which was derived from MARION (1)... [more]
MARLENE   f   German, English
Blend of MARIA and MAGDALENE... [more]
MARLON   m   English
Meaning unknown... [more]
MELINA   f   English, French, Greek
Elaboration of Mel (either from names such as MELISSA or from Greek μελι meaning "honey")... [more]
MERYL   f   English
Variant of MURIEL, influenced by the spelling of the name CHERYL... [more]
MILEY   f   English (Modern)
In the case of actress and singer Miley Cyrus (1992-), it is a shortened form of the nickname Smiley, given to her by her father because she often smiled... [more]
MONROE   m   Scottish, English
From a Scottish surname meaning "from the mouth of the Roe"... [more]
MORGAN (1)   m & f   Welsh, English, French
From the Old Welsh masculine name Morcant, which was possibly derived from Welsh mor "sea" and cant "circle"... [more]
NATALIE   f   French, English, German
From the Late Latin name Natalia, which meant "Christmas Day" from Latin natale domini... [more]
NICOLE   f   French, English, Dutch, German, Czech
French feminine form of NICHOLAS, commonly used in the English-speaking world since the middle of the 20th century... [more]
NYREE   f   English (New Zealand)
Anglicized form of NGAIRE... [more]
ORSON   m   English
From an English surname which was originally a nickname meaning "bear cub", from a diminutive of Norman French ors "bear", ultimately from Latin ursus... [more]
RITA   f   Italian, English, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, German, Hungarian, Spanish, Portuguese
Short form of MARGHERITA or other names ending in rita... [more]
ROBERT   m   English, French, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, German, Dutch, Czech, Slovak, Polish, Russian, Slovene, Croatian, Romanian, Ancient Germanic
From the Germanic name Hrodebert meaning "bright fame", derived from the Germanic elements hrod "fame" and beraht "bright"... [more]
ROCHELLE   f   English
From the name of the French city La Rochelle, meaning "little rock"... [more]
RONALD   m   Scottish, English
Scottish form of RAGNVALDR, a name introduced to Scotland by Scandinavian settlers and invaders... [more]
SHAHRUKH   m   Pakistani, Urdu, Indian
Pakistani and Indian form of SHAHROKH... [more]
SHEREE   f   English
Variant of SHERRY... [more]
SHIRLEY   f & m   English
From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "bright clearing" in Old English... [more]
SLY   m   English
Short form of SYLVESTER... [more]
SPENCER   m   English
From a surname which meant "dispenser of provisions" in Middle English... [more]
STANLEY   m   English
From a surname meaning "stone clearing" in Old English... [more]
STEVEN   m   English, Dutch
Medieval English variant of STEPHEN, and a Dutch variant of STEFAN... [more]
SYLVESTER   m   English
Medieval variant of SILVESTER... [more]
TALLULAH   f   English (Rare)
Popularly claimed to mean "leaping waters" in the Choctaw language, it may actually mean "town" in the Creek language... [more]
TARYN   f   English
Probably a feminine form of TYRONE... [more]
THEDA   f   German
Short form of THEODORA... [more]
TOBY   m & f   English
Medieval form of TOBIAS... [more]
TOM (1)   m   English, Dutch
Short form of THOMAS... [more]
TYRONE   m   English
From the name of a county in Northern Ireland which is derived from Irish Gaelic Tir Eoghain meaning "land of EOGHAN"... [more]
VIVIEN (2)   f   Literature
Used by Alfred Lord Tennyson as the name of the Lady of the Lake in his Arthurian epic 'Idylls of the King' (1859)... [more]
WAYNE   m   English
From an occupational surname meaning "wagon maker", derived from Old English wægn "wagon"... [more]
WHITNEY   f & m   English
From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "white island" in Old English... [more]
WILL   m   English
Short form of WILLIAM... [more]
WOODY   m   English
Either a diminutive of WOODROW, or else from a nickname derived from the English word wood... [more]
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