Seth was born Seth Benjamin Gesshel-Green in Overbrook Park, Philadelphia, to teachers Barbara (Gesshel) and Herbert Green. He has worked non-stop as an actor in film and television since he was seven. Seth and Matthew Senreich
created/executive produced/wrote and directed the Emmy-winning, Robot Chicken
“ Played Willow's boyfriend, Oz, in 'Buffy' ” - rowenna2000
“ Plays George in 'Being Human' ” - rowenna2000
Joe Manganiello is an American actor. He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to Susan (Brachanow) and Charles John Manganiello, and has a younger brother, Nicholas. His father is of Italian descent and his mother has German/Austrian/Croatian and Armenian ancestry. Joe was raised in Mount Lebanon and attended Mount Lebanon high school...
“ Plays Alcide in 'True Blood' ” - rowenna2000
Aidan is now filming Series three of Poldark as of September 2016, beginning with location work with other cast members in Cornwall. The cast are filming at the same time as the second series is being shown on BBC1. Filming for the third series is likely to continue till March 2017 with indoor shooting taking place at Bottleyard studios in Bristol.
“ Played Luke in 'Mortal Instruments: City of Bones'. ” - rowenna2000
Billy Burke was born and raised in Bellingham, Washington, USA. He began singing at age nine, and joined a band at age fifteen. He continued to work with bands and study/performing drama at Western Washington University. He performed in Seattle at the Annex Theater, New City Festival, and the A.H.A...
“ Played the heroine's father, Cesaire, in 'Red Riding Hood' ” - rowenna2000
“ Played Peter, the heroine's beloved, in 'Red Riding Hood' ” - rowenna2000
With 12 Academy Award nominations (eight for Best Actor and four for Best Supporting Actor), Nicholson is the most nominated male actor in Academy Awards history. Only Nicholson (1960s-2000s), Michael Caine (1960s-2000s), Paul Newman (1950s-1960s, 1980s-2000s), and Laurence Olivier (1930s-1970s) have been nominated for an acting (lead or supporting) Academy Award in five decades...
“ Played Will Randall in 'Wolf' ” - rowenna2000
Michelle Pfeiffer was born in Santa Ana, California, to Donna Jean (Taverna) and Richard Pfeiffer, a heating and air-conditioning contractor. She has an older brother and two younger sisters - Dedee Pfeiffer
and Lori Pfeiffer
, who both dabbled in acting and modeling but decided against making it their life's work...
“ Played Laura Alden in 'Wolf' ” - rowenna2000
James Todd Spader was born on February 7, 1960 in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of teachers Jean (Fraser) and Stoddard Greenwood "Todd" Spader. He attended Phillips Academy in Andover with director Peter Sellars; he dropped out in eleventh grade. He bused tables, shoveled manure, and taught yoga before landing his first roles...
“ Played Stewart Swinton in 'Wolf' ” - rowenna2000
Blonde, blue-eyed, tall and handsome Dutch actor Rutger Hauer has an international reputation for playing everything from romantic leads to action heroes to sinister villains. Hauer was born in Breukelen, a town in the province of Utrecht, the Netherlands. He is the son of Teunke (Mellema) and Arend Hauer
“ Played Captain Etienne Navarre in 'LadyHawke' ” - rowenna2000
Scott Speedman was born in London, England, to Scottish parents, Mary (Campbell), a primary school teacher, and Roy Speedman, a department store buyer. He grew up in Toronto, Canada. He was an aspiring swimmer and held a record amongst the best for distance freestyle, unfortunately, an accident put that career path on hold forever...
“ Played Michael Corvin in 'Underworld', bitten by Lucian before becoming a hybrid werewolf-vampire. ” - rowenna2000
Even though he had burned up the London stage for nearly a decade--and appeared in several films--Michael Sheen was not really "discovered" by American audiences until his critically-acclaimed turn as Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
in the 1999 Broadway revival of "Amadeus". Sheen was born in Newport, Wales, the only son of Irene (Thomas) and Meyrick Sheen...
“ Played Lucian in 'Underworld' ” - rowenna2000
Hailing from Minneapolis, Minnesota, Kevin Grevioux was born in Chicago, Illinois and raised in various other states including Alaska, Oklahoma, Boston and New Jersey. He graduated from Howard University in Washington, D.C. with a degree in Microbiology, afterwards attending graduate school and this time working towards a Masters in Genetic Engineering...
“ Played Raze in 'Underworld' ” - rowenna2000
“ Played Debbie Pelt in 'True Blood' ” - rowenna2000
“ Played a young Lucian in 'Underworld: Rise of the Lycans' ” - rowenna2000
“ Played Seraphine in 'An American Werewolf in Paris', but was apparently cured at the end. ” - rowenna2000
Tom Everett Scott
Tom Everett Scott was born and raised in East Bridgewater, Massachusetts, the 3rd of 4 children of Cynthia (Pierce), an insurance saleswoman, and William Joseph Scott, who was a civil engineer. Tom spent his childhood in a "nice house in the woods", with a pond nearby, canoeing and camping. He acted in high school plays...
“ Played Andy in 'An American Werewolf in Paris', but was cured at the end. ” - rowenna2000
“ Played Claude in 'An American Werewolf in Paris' ” - rowenna2000
Taylor Daniel Lautner was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan to parents, Deborah, a software company worker, and Daniel Lautner, a pilot for Midwest Airlines. He, and younger sister Makena, were raised in a well-mannered, Roman Catholic household in Hudsonville, Michigan. At the age of six, Taylor began studying martial arts at Fabiano's Karate School and he...
“ Plays Jacob Black in 'The Twilight Saga' ” - rowenna2000
When Chaske was young he dreamed of being a photographer, but before long he found himself in front of the camera pursuing an acting career. He moved to New York City and in between bar tending and waiting tables, he was cast in his very first off-off-Broadway play, Dracula, playing the title role....
“ Plays Sam Uley in 'The Twilight Saga' ” - rowenna2000
Alejandro "Alex" Meraz born January 10, 1985 is an American dancer, actor and martial artist. Meraz is best known for playing the werewolf named Paul Lahote in the film The Twilight Saga: New Moon
. Alex's first big film was The New World as one of the Powhatan core warriors, inspiring him to continue acting. Thereafter he was in the running for the film Apocalypto
but in the end was turned down...
“ Plays Paul in 'The Twilight Saga' ” - rowenna2000
Canadian film and television actor, Bronson Pelletier, got his start as the host of popular children's show, "Art Zone". His first big break occurred through his role as Jack Sinclair in Renegadepress, a Canadian series for which he received Gemini and Leo nominations. After filming several episodes for BBC and Discoveries Dinosapien...
“ Plays Jared in 'The Twilight Saga' ” - rowenna2000
“ Plays Leah Clearwater in 'The Twilight Saga' ” - rowenna2000
“ Plays Quil Ateara in 'The Twilight Saga' ” - rowenna2000
Kiowa Gordon was born on March 25, 1990 in Berlin, Germany as Kiowa Joseph Gordon. Moved to the States shortly after to live on the Hualapai Indian Reservation in Peach Springs, AZ and moved around quite a bit growing up until settling down in Phoenix, AZ where he landed the role of Embry Call in The Twilight Saga...
“ Plays Embry Call in 'The Twilight Saga' ” - rowenna2000
“ Plays Seth Clearwater in 'The Twilight Saga' ” - rowenna2000
“ Played Ginger in the 'Ginger Snaps' series ” - rowenna2000
“ Played Brigitte, Ginger's sister, in the 'Ginger Snaps' series ” - rowenna2000
Nurturing an impressive body of work that encompasses film and television, Agnes Bruckner is quickly emerging as one of Hollywood's most promising new talents. Segueing effortlessly between the big and small screen, she became a series regular at the age of 11 on CBS' daytime drama The Bold and the Beautiful
as "Bridget Forrester"...
“ Played Vivian in 'Blood and Chocolate' ” - rowenna2000
Olivier Martinez comes from a working-class family, raised in the Paris suburbs. He left school at an early age, holding various pick-up jobs such as salesman for jeans. Friends urged him to try acting, and at age 23 he enrolled in the International Conservatory of Paris. After several television shows...
“ Played Gabriel in 'Blood and Chocolate' ” - rowenna2000
Grant Bowler can be seen as the male lead, 'Nolan', in Syfy's Defiance, which returned for its second season, June 2014. Bowler in his recent hiatus shot four movies back-to-back including the psychological action film, "Swelter", alongside Jean Claude Van Damme & Alfred Molina, Sci-Fi thriller "400 Days" with Brandon Routh and Dane Cook...
“ Played Cooter in 'True Blood' ” - rowenna2000
“ Played Astrid in 'Blood and Chocolate' ” - rowenna2000
Will Kemp comes from an English family, including one brother and one sister. His father is a graphic designer and his mother is a former model. At age 9, Will's mother suggested that he take up a new hobby and attend dance classes. Dancing turned out to be his God-given talent! Eventually, hard work...
“ Played Velkan Valerious in 'Van Helsing' ” - rowenna2000
Michael J. Fox
Michael J. Fox was born Michael Andrew Fox on June 9, 1961 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, to Phyllis Fox
(née Piper), a payroll clerk, and William Fox. His parents moved their ten-year-old son, his three sisters, Kelli Fox
, Karen, and Jacki, and his brother, Steven, to Vancouver, British Columbia...
“ Played Scott Howard in 'Teen Wolf' ” - rowenna2000
“ Played Gabriel and Astrid's son, Rafe, in 'Blood and Chocolate' ” - rowenna2000
“ Played Veruca in 'Buffy' ” - rowenna2000
Anthony Hopkins was born on December 31, 1937, in Margam, Wales, to Muriel Anne (Yeats) and Richard Arthur Hopkins, a baker. His parents were both of half Welsh and half English descent. Influenced by Richard Burton
, he decided to study at College of Music and Drama and graduated in 1957. In 1965, he moved to London and joined the National Theatre...
“ Played Sir John Talbot in 'The Wolfman'. ” - rowenna2000
Benicio Del Toro
Benicio Del Toro emerged in the mid-'90s as one of the most watchable and charismatic character actors to come along in years. A favorite of film buffs, Del Toro gained mainstream public attention as the conflicted but basically honest Mexican cop in Steven Soderbergh
. Born on February 19...
“ Played Lawrence Talbot in 'The Wolfman'. ” - rowenna2000
American actor and model Colton Lee Haynes was born in Wichita, Kansas, to Dana Denise (Mitchell) and William Clayton Haynes. He began modeling at age 15 and his first success came with an Abercrombie & Fitch campaign. He also modeled for J.C. Penney, Kira Plastinina, and Ralph Lauren. He is best known for his role as Jackson Whittemore on MTV's Teen Wolf
“ Plays Brett Crezski in 'The Gates'. ” - rowenna2000
“ Plays Lukas Ford in in 'The Gates'. ” - rowenna2000
Louis Herthum is a native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. There, he started his career in the entertainment field as an actor in 1978 and in 1982, he moved to Los Angeles. Over the next decade, he appeared in over thirty productions in the Los Angeles area, winning critical acclaim for his work in two original plays...
“ Plays Simon Ford, Lukas' father, in 'The Gates'. ” - rowenna2000
Joshua Daniel Hartnett was born in Saint Paul, Minnesota, to Wendy Anne (Kronstedt) and Daniel Thomas Hartnett, a building manager. His father is of Irish and German descent, and his mother is of Swedish and Norwegian ancestry. Hartnett graduated from South High School in Minneapolis in June of 1996...
“ Plays Ethan Chandler in 'Penny Dreadful'. ” - rowenna2000
David Thewlis was born David Wheeler in 1963 in Blackpool, Lancashire, to Maureen (Thewlis) and Alec Raymond Wheeler, and lived with his parents above their combination wallpaper and toy shop during his childhood. Originally, he came to London with his band Door 66, however he changed his plans and entered Guildhall School of Drama...
“ Played Professor Lupin in the 'Harry Potter' series. ” - rowenna2000
A twin fisted existentialist, whose post-Nietzschian sensibilities reject the lantern of the cynic in a quest for a sun that leaves no shadow. He attended Dr Challoners Grammar School where he achieved 8 'o' levels, he then elected to work on demolition sites rather than continue his education to University level...
“ Played Fenrir Greyback in 'Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince' ” - rowenna2000
Laura Vandervoort has been consistently working as an actress since she was 13 years old. Born in Toronto, Canada, Laura contracted meningitis at only six weeks of age and was hospitalized for weeks. She fought through the illness as an infant and has never stopped fighting for what she believes in...
“ Plays Elena Michaels in 'Bitten'. ” - rowenna2000
“ Plays Logan Jonsen in 'Bitten'. ” - rowenna2000
“ Plays Clayton Danvers in 'Bitten'. ” - rowenna2000
“ Plays Jeremy Danvers in 'Bitten'. ” - rowenna2000
Steve is an actor born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. He attended the Vancouver Film School acting program, before moving to Toronto where he was cast in TV shows like Blue Mountain State (2010), Hemlock Grove (2013) and Haven (2010). He is known for his role as Nick Sorrentino in the TV series "Bitten" (2014).
“ Plays Nick Sorrentino in 'Bitten'. ” - rowenna2000
“ Plays Antonio Sorrentino in 'Bitten'. ” - rowenna2000
“ Played Peter Myers in 'Bitten'. ” - rowenna2000
“ Played Scott Brandon in 'Bitten'. ” - rowenna2000
Tonkin was born in Sydney. When she was four, she attended dance courses in classical ballet, hip hop, contemporary dance, and tap dance. At the age of 12, Tonkin began courses at the Australian Theatre for Young People (ATYP) at the Wharf Theatre. Tonkin attended Loreto Kirribilli and later graduated from the Queenwood School for Girls...
“ Plays Hayley in 'The Vampire Diaries' and 'The Originals'. ” - rowenna2000
Chloë Grace Moretz
Chloë Grace Moretz was born in Atlanta, Georgia, to Teri (Duke), a nurse, and McCoy Lee Moretz, a plastic surgeon. She has four brothers, all older, including actor Trevor Duke-Moretz
. Her ancestry is mostly German and English. Chloë's first two appearances were as Violet in two episodes of the series The Guardian
“ Played Caroline Stoddard in 'Dark Shadows'. ” - rowenna2000