Famous People From Boston, Massachusetts

Everyone loves reading about famous people, their life, love life, career, achievement, hardships and struggle to achieve both name and fame. Being a popular personality isn't everybody's cup of tea as it takes a lot of hard work to achieve that level of fame.

5 Celebrities from Boston, MA

Here are 5 famous people from Boston who will amaze and inspire you.

  • Uzoamaka Nwanneka

    Uzo Aduba was born in Boston, Massachusetts in 1981. She is best known for her role in the Netflix series "Orange is the new black" as Suzanne Warren. She is the second actor after Ed Asner to have won an Emmy award for the same role under two different categories namely, comedy and drama. The 36-year-old actress had once said in an interview that she had auditioned for a part in Orange is the new black and hadn't got the role, but after a month her manager called her that she was selected for the role of Suzanne, for which she has won many awards. Apart from OITNB, she has also worked in more TV series such as Project Runway: All Stars, Blue Bloods, Saturday Night Live, Hells kitchen, etc. She has also worked in some films namely, Pearly Gates, Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip, Tallulah, and American Pastoral among others.

  • Chris Evans

    Christopher Robert Evans was born in 1981 in Boston, Massachusetts. Evans has done many films and also some theater. He is best known for his role of Human Torch in "The fantastic four" and its sequel and role of Capitan America, in the marvel comics films. He first started his career by acting in the television series Opposite sex. Some of his other movies are The Newcomers, Not another teen movie, Cellular, Fierce people, London, Sunshine, Street kings, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, Puncture and many more. Some of his television works are The Fugitive, Boston Public, Skin, Robert Chicken, among others. He has won many awards including many best actor awards for his work. You might catch Chris & friends celebrating in a Boston party bus downtown!

  • Leonard Nimoy

    This man simply needs no introduction. He is best known for his role in the Star Trek franchise, as Spock. He portrayed this character in both the film and the TV starting from the pilot to the last episode. Apart from being an actor, he was also a film director, author, photographer, songwriter and singer. He was born in 1931 and died on February 27, 2015 at the age of 83. He has won many prestigious awards throughout his career.

  • Conan O'Brien

    Conan O'Brien was born in 1963. He is a very famous television host, producer and comedian. He is best known for hosting Late Night with Conan O'Brien, The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien, Conan, and for writing and producing The Simpsons. When Conan steps out of a Boston limousine, there's no mistaking him! In an interview he has stated how on the first day of work, when he was writing ideas for The Simpsons, a bird crashed into the window of the office and died, scaring him as it was a bad omen.

  • Eliza Dushku

    Eliza Dushku was born in 1980 and is an actress as well as a model. She is best known for her roles in Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Tru Calling, Angel, Dollhouse, The New Guy, True Lies, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, Wrong Turn among others. Apart from acting in films and television, she has even featured in one or two music videos. Eliza still resides in Boston and loves the local nightlife.

All these famous people have done hundreds of works and their hard work has earned them all the fame and good name. If you want to take a tour of Boston, MA & see some local celebrity homes, book our charter bus rental today!