With people staying in their homes, streaming services like Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime are providing entertainment for those who would typically go out.

Looking to see some hometown favorites on your screen? Here are shows featuring actors from Flint and Genesee County:

Brooklyn 99

One of the main actors in this Michael Schur sitcom was born and raised in Flint. Terry Crews who plays Sgt. Jeffords on the show graduated from Flint Southwestern High School.


Actor Jerry Minor has appeared on a variety of shows from SNL to Community, he also voices main character Denzel Jackson on the adult animation Brickleberry. Minor was born in Memphis, TN but he grew up in Flint.


Actor Seamus Dever plays homicide detective Kevin Ryan on the show Castle starring Nathan Fillion. The actor also played on shows Army Wives and Titans.

Chicago Med

Actress Rachel DiPillo, originally from Flint, can be seen in Chicago Med playing Dr. Sarah Reese. She also played Andie on Jane the Virgin.

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

The first season of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel features actress Erin Darke who graduated from the University of Michigan-Flint. She also starred as Cindy Reston on Good Girls Revolt.


The 90s sitcom starring Rosanne Barr has a Flint actor who plays the lead characters Friend. Sandra Bernhard plays Nancy Bartlett on the sitcom. You can also find the comedian in other shows such as 2 Broke Girls and, most recently, Pose.

The Wonder Years

This sitcom starting Fred Savage featuring Flint actor Raye Birk as the vice-principal Mr. DiPerna. Birk also had parts in other shows from the 90s including L.A. Law and the Coach.