Alphabetical by last name. It's long because I watch a lot of movies and good TV i.e. not reality shows.
Jensen Ross Ackles, better known as simply Jensen Ackles, was born on March 1, 1978, in Dallas, Texas, to Donna Joan (Shaffer) and actor Alan Ackles
. He has English, German, and Scottish ancestry. Jensen grew up in Richardson, Texas, together with his older brother, Joshua, and a younger sister...
“ Dean. Yup, starting with a good, slightly hungry, foot. ” - freak-dancer
Liam Pádraic Aiken was born January 7, 1990, in New York City, to Moya and Bill Aiken, an MTV producer. His mother was born in Ireland, while his father was an American of Irish descent. It was apparent from the beginning that Liam was a natural actor. After securing a small part on Broadway in the award-winning production of Henrik Ibsen
's "A Doll's House," Liam's big break came in 1997...
“ Fell in love with him as Klaus Baudelaire.
He could've been Harry Potter... ” - freak-dancer
David Anders Holt, known professionally as David Anders, is an American television and stage actor. He is best known for his roles as Julian Sark on Alias, as Adam Monroe on Heroes, as John Gilbert in the TV series The Vampire Diaries, Dr. Whale on ABC's Once Upon a Time, and as Blaine "DeBeers" McDonough on iZombie...
“ Adam, hated it when he died, but that was about the time Heroes started going down the tube anyways. ” - freak-dancer
“ Maxwell's Hammer ” - freak-dancer
“ Mackenzie, but most currently, Ethan, or as my mum calls him, Curls. ” - freak-dancer
Simon Baker was first recognized in 1992, when he received Australia's prestigious Logie award for Most Popular New Talent. Upon relocating to Los Angeles with his family, Baker was immediately cast in the Academy Award winning film L.A. Confidential
“ Patrick Jane! ” - freak-dancer
“ Jayne, muscles and no brains, just the way I like 'em. ” - freak-dancer
British actor Benjamin Thomas Barnes was born in London, England, to Patricia (Becker), a relationship therapist, and Thomas Barnes, a professor of psychiatry. He has a brother, Jack. His mother is from South Africa, and is of Jewish heritage, while his father is English. Barnes studied at Homefield Preparatory and King's College...
“ Not sure when exactly I started liking him. I think it must have been his small role in Stardust as Tristan's father when he was younger. ” - freak-dancer
Jason Barry hails from Artane, Dublin. Is a graduate of The Samuel Beckett Center for performing arts at Trinity College. His first lead role was in a BBC Film called O Mary This London
, a part which required him to run for half a mile naked down Camden High Street for one of his opening scenes. He has lived and worked as an actor across the globe...
“ Valentine^^ I love Valentine! ” - freak-dancer
“ Riley. I love treasure hunting, but if it wasn't for Riley I probably wouldn't watch the National Treasure movies because I don't really like Nicolas Cage. ” - freak-dancer
was born in Harlesden, London, England, into a theatre family. His father, Thane Bettany
, is still an actor, but his mother, Anne Kettle
, has retired from acting. His maternal grandmother, Olga Gwynne
(her maiden and stage name), was a successful actress, while his maternal grandfather...
“ Oh so many^^ Dustfinger, Jarvis, Chaucer, Stephan, Charlie. ” - freak-dancer
“ I've seen him in a couple things lately. I really liked him as Darwin. ” - freak-dancer
Orlando Jonathan Blanchard Bloom was born in Canterbury, Kent, England on January 13, 1977. His mother, Sonia Constance Josephine (Copeland), was born in Kolkata, India, to an English family then-resident there. The man he briefly knew as his father, Harry Bloom, was a legendary political activist who fought for civil rights in South Africa...
“ He plays an elf and a pirate, what else do you want? ” - freak-dancer
Callum Blue, born in London, England, has enjoyed a steady career in film and TV. Best known for his role as Mason in the hit Showtime series, Dead Like Me
, he has also achieved other hits with Related
and The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement
, co-starring Anne Hathaway. He received his theatrical training at Mountview in London. He currently resides in Los Angeles.
“ Mason, poor stupid Mason. ” - freak-dancer
David was born in Buffalo, New York and grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is the son of Patti, a travel agent, and weatherman Dave Roberts (Boreanaz). His father is of Italian descent and his mother is of half Slovak ancestry. At the age of seven he decide to be an actor, which eventually led him to study cinema and photography at Ithaca College in New York...
“ Seeley Booth. What kinda name is Seeley? ” - freak-dancer
Billy Boyd was born in 1968 in Glasgow, Scotland, to Mary and William Boyd. The talented young boy, inspired by Star Wars to try acting, got his first taste of it in his school's production of Oliver Twist when he was 10. Boyd's parents were extremely supportive, driving over two hours to get him to the performances...
“ Pippin! We've named a dog and a cat after him^^ ” - freak-dancer
“ Adam. The Greg of New York. ” - freak-dancer
was born Maurice Joseph Micklewhite in London, to Ellen Frances Marie (Burchell), a charlady, and Maurice Joseph Micklewhite, a fish-market porter. He left school at 15 and took a series of working-class jobs before joining the British army and serving in Korea during the Korean War...
“ Love his voice. ” - freak-dancer
Robert Carlyle was born in Maryhill, Glasgow, Scotland, to Elizabeth, a bus company employee, and Joseph Carlyle, a painter and decorator. He was raised by his father after his mother left him when he was four. At the age of 21, after reading Arthur Miller
's "The Crucible," he enrolled in acting classes at the Glasgow Arts Centre...
“ The first time I saw him, every other word out of his mouth was the f-word, but then Rumple giggles and my heart swells with fangirly love. ” - freak-dancer
Ryan Cartwright was born on March 14, 1981 in Erdington, Birmingham, England. He is known for his work on Vacation (2015), Alphas (2011), Mad Men (2009) and Bones (2008-2011). After working for many years in England on shows like Hardware (2003-2004), Donovan (2005-2006) and The Grimleys (1999-2001) Ryan moved to Los Angeles to enjoy the sunshine.
“ R.I.P. Mr. Vincent Nigel Murray
But now Gary :) so cute! ” - freak-dancer
One of SNL's most talented alumni, comedian Dana Carvey reigned supreme during his six-season run creating some of the show's most memorable characters, including "Church Lady", "Garth" of Wayne & Garth fame, Grumpy Old Man and bodybuilding "Hans" of Hans & Franz notoriety. So it is quite bewildering that this sharp and witty writer...
“ Pistachio. Become another person. ” - freak-dancer
“ Eason. I cried and then I freaked out. ” - freak-dancer
Gregory Michael Cipes realized his calling as an entertainer early in life. Having been born and raised in South Florida to a family of 9 brothers and sisters, Greg's inspiration to join the entertainment business was drawn from his thespian grandparents and TV director father. After dozens of roles in children's theater and numerous national commercials...
“ The hottest voice actor. it's Beast Boy, ya'll! ” - freak-dancer
English actor Sam Claflin was born in Ipswich, England, to Susan A. (Clarke), a classroom assistant, and Mark J. Claflin, a finance officer. As a child, he was football-mad, often going to see his favorite team, Norwich City. He was a talented footballer, playing for Norwich schools at city level and Norfolk county level...
“ He was so cute and sweet in Pirates. ” - freak-dancer
“ Mickey the Idiot. The Doctor stole his girlfriend and, it would seem, gave him new one. o0 ” - freak-dancer
George Timothy Clooney was born on May 6, 1961, in Lexington, Kentucky, to Nina Bruce (née Warren), a former beauty pageant queen, and Nick Clooney
, a former anchorman and game show host (who was also the brother of singer Rosemary Clooney
). He has Irish, English, and German ancestry. Clooney spent most of this youth in Ohio and Kentucky...
“ Have you noticed he's old? I know. He's George Clooney. He can't be old. Weird. ” - freak-dancer
Scott Cohen was born in the Bronx, New York, on December 19th. The son of a jazz musician (Jack Cohen), Scott's original aspirations were toward music - and to this day he remains an accomplished and talented pianist. Scott attended the State University of New York at New Paltz where a course in clowning led to the start of his acting career...
“ Wolf! Haven't seen him in much else. ” - freak-dancer
Misha Collins is an American actor best known for his role as the angel Castiel on the TV series Supernatural (2005). He has had recurring roles on ER and 24, and has guest-starred on NCIS, Nip/Tuck, NYPD Blue, CSI, CSI:NY, Monk and Charmed. On the big screen, Misha is most known for his role in a film called "Karla" about a real life serial killer named Paul Bernardo...
“ CAS!!! He's an angel of the Lord and... God... and Laviathon... ” - freak-dancer
Sharlto Copley was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, to Linda Stocks and Bruce Copley, a former university professor. His childhood dreams of acting were put on hold for many years when his television production company was one of few in his native South Africa granted licensing to create content for broadcast...
“ Murdock. I love crazy people^^ ” - freak-dancer
A native of the Bronx, New York, Kevin Corrigan has been acting and writing since the age of 15. He made his film debut in Lost Angels
and around that time, when he was just 17, his original play "The Boiler Room" was produced by the Young Playwrights Festival of New York. He has gone on to star in countless independent films and has made quite an impression...
“ Sam Weiss. What's up with him? ” - freak-dancer
Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch was born and raised in London, England. His parents, Wanda Ventham
and Timothy Carlton
(Timothy Carlton Congdon Cumberbatch), are both actors. He is a grandson of submarine commander Henry Carlton Cumberbatch, and a great-grandson of diplomat Henry Arnold Cumberbatch CMG...
“ Admittedly, I've only seen him in War Horse (and loved him and his mustache in it); but how could you not like someone with a name like his? ” - freak-dancer
Alan Cumming was born on January 27, 1965, in Aberfeldy, Scotland, to Mary (Darling), an insurance company secretary, and Alex Cumming. His family lived nearby in Dunkeld, where his father was a forester for Atholl Estate. The family (including his brother, Tom) moved to Fassfern near Fort William, before moving to the east coast of Scotland in 1969...
“ Nighcrawler. Whenever I watch a new X-Men movie, I keep hoping for him to show up.
Oh, and Glitch! I love that zipperhead! ” - freak-dancer
John Cusack is, like most of his characters, an unconventional hero. Wary of fame and repelled by formulaic Hollywood fare, he has built a successful career playing underdogs and odd men out--all the while avoiding the media spotlight. John was born in Evanston, Illinois, to an Irish-American family...
“ Um, I can't think of any specific characters. I just like him ” - freak-dancer
“ Desmond. That scene where he ran through the forest naked was the best! XD ” - freak-dancer
Talented British actor Hugh Dancy is one of the UK's most up-and-coming talents. Hugh Michael Horace Dancy was born in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England, to Sarah Ann (Birley), who works in academic publishing, and Jonathan Peter Dancy, a philosophy professor and writer. He has a brother, Jack (b...
“ Adam, but I have to admit I loved him as Prince Charmont. ” - freak-dancer
Thomas Arthur Darvill, known professionally as Arthur Darvill, is an English actor and musician. He is perhaps most recognized as Rory Williams, one of the Eleventh Doctor's companions in Doctor Who
, and as Rev. Paul Coates in Broadchurch
. In 2013-2014 he appeared in the lead role in the theatre musical Once in the West End and on Broadway...
“ Rory, the best boyfriend ever. Seriously, I challenge all the guys in the world to beat what he did for Amy. ” - freak-dancer
Jeremy Davies attended the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Pasadena, California. He made his film debut starring in David O. Russell's acclaimed first film, the Indy classic, "Spanking the Monkey", which became a surprise Sundance Film Festival winner, earning Jeremy an Independent Spirit Award nomination for Best Debut Performance...
“ Twitchy! Cute li'l Tom-Tom. I've never seen anyone play a cat so well and Tom-Tom wasn't even actually a cat. ” - freak-dancer
English actor Warwick Davis was born in Epsom, Surrey, England, the son of Susan J. (Pain) and Ashley Davis, an insurance broker. Davis was born with the condition spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia congenital (SED), which caused his dwarfism. He was educated at City of London Freemen's School. When he was 11 years old...
“ Acorn, that's when I knew it was love. ” - freak-dancer
Regarded as one of hip-hop's most introspective and insightful artists, Mos Def has shaped a career that transcends music genres and artistic medium. Taking a cue from the Afrocentric stylings of the Native Tongues crew, which included De La Soul
, Jungle Brothers
, A Tribe Called Quest and Andres Titus
“ Ford. Leftear. Vivien. And a pretty sweet rapper. ” - freak-dancer
Robert De Niro
Robert De Niro
, thought of as one of the greatest actors of all time, was born in Greenwich Village, Manhattan, New York City, to artists Virginia (Admiral) and Robert De Niro Sr.
His paternal grandfather was of Italian descent, and his other ancestry is Irish, German, Dutch, English, and French. He was trained at the Stella Adler Conservatory and the American Workshop...
“ Loved him as Shakespeare in Stardust. Very manly. ” - freak-dancer
Johnny Depp is perhaps one of the most versatile actors of his day and age in Hollywood. He was born John Christopher Depp II in Owensboro, Kentucky, on June 9, 1963, to Betty Sue (Wells), who worked as a waitress, and John Christopher Depp, a civil engineer. Depp was raised in Florida. He dropped out of school when he was 15...
“ For the longest time I didn't want to admit I was a fan because I didn't want to feel like I was jumping on the bandwagon; but Jack, Sam, Edward, Ichabod, Mort, Victor, Hatter, Sands. Need I go on? ” - freak-dancer
Peter Dinklage is an American actor. Since his breakout role in The Station Agent (2003), he has appeared in numerous films and theatre plays. Since 2011, Dinklage has portrayed Tyrion Lannister in the HBO series Game of Thrones. For this he won an Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series and a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor - Series...
“ Lemon. I love him as Lemon. ” - freak-dancer
Robert Downey Jr.
Robert Downey Jr. has evolved into one of the most respected actors in Hollywood. With an amazing list of credits to his name, he has managed to stay new and fresh even after over four decades in the business. Downey was born April 4, 1965 in Manhattan, New York, the son of writer, director and filmographer Robert Downey Sr.
and actress Elsie Downey
(née Elsie Ann Ford)...
“ Ah, Iron Man. He's Iron Man! What I love about Iron Man is that he isn't an alien. He wasn't bitten by a radioactive thing. He wasn't doused in radioactive stuff. He wasn't born with superhuman abilities. He is smart and resourceful and sarcastic.
And Sherlock Holmes^^ talk about smart. ” - freak-dancer
Christopher Eccleston trained at the Central School of Speech and Drama and first came to public attention as Derek Bentley in Let Him Have It
. However, it was a regular role in the television series Cracker
that made him a recognizable figure in the United Kingdom. He appeared in the low-budget thriller Shallow Grave
“ Nine, my Doctor ♥ ” - freak-dancer
“ Benny, unlike Sylar's decent into good, I liked his. There was meaning to it. ” - freak-dancer
“ Cyrano de Bergerac. ” - freak-dancer
Actor Ralph Nathaniel Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes was born on December 22, 1962 in Suffolk, England, to Jennifer Anne Mary Alleyne (Lash), a novelist, and Mark Fiennes, a photographer. He is the eldest of six children. Four of his siblings are also in the arts: Martha Fiennes
, a director; Magnus Fiennes
“ He does have a nose!
Just kidding, but yeah, this guy's sexy. ” - freak-dancer
Nathan Fillion was born on 27 March 1971, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He is the younger son of Cookie and Bob Fillion, both retired English teachers. He has an older brother, Jeff. In Canada, he attended Holy Trinity Catholic High School, Concordia University College of Alberta and University of Alberta...
“ Captain Tight-Pants. ” - freak-dancer
“ Lincoln Lee. He makes fauxLivia likeable because he loves her.
R.I.P Lincoln Lee TT.TT ” - freak-dancer
Jorge Garcia (born April 28, 1973) is an American actor and comedian. He first came to public attention with his performance as Hector Lopez on the television show Becker, but probably more known later for his portrayal of Hugo "Hurley" Reyes in the television series Lost from 2004 to 2010. Garcia also performs as a stand-up comedian...
“ Hurley. I just wanna hug him and then throw hot pockets at Benny with him. ” - freak-dancer
Cam graduated from Auburn High School in Auburn, Washington in 2001. His family lives in Lake Tapps, WA. His father's name is Jay, mother's name is Kim and he has one older sister, Kelsie. His father is one of the founders of a popular restaurant chain called The Rock, Wood Fired Pizza & Spirits. Cam resides in West Hollywood, California.
“ James. I wish he finished Bella off. ” - freak-dancer
“ Danny. Man, he's just hot. ” - freak-dancer
Jeffrey Lynn Goldblum was born October 22, 1952 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, one of four children of Shirley (Temeles), a radio broadcaster who also ran an appliances firm, and Harold L. Goldblum, a doctor. His father was of Russian Jewish descent and his mother was of Austrian Jewish ancestry. Goldblum began his career on the New York stage after moving to the city at age seventeen...
“ My first celebrity crush. I love how he talks in short sentences. ” - freak-dancer
“ Morgan. Oh, Morgan. When Chuck fails to make me laugh, I turn to Morgan's beard. ” - freak-dancer
Joseph Leonard Gordon-Levitt was born February 17, 1981 in Los Angeles, California, to Jane Gordon and Dennis Levitt. Joseph was raised in a Jewish family with his late older brother, Dan Gordon-Levitt
, who passed away in October 2010. His parents worked for the Pacifica Radio station KPFK-FM and his maternal grandfather...
“ Pretty Boy Arthur. I love Inception. ” - freak-dancer
“ The Conceded Doctor. Cute, sexy and lick-the-mirror handsome. *licks the mirror* ” - freak-dancer
Already at the age of nine, Noah Gray-Cabey has established quite a name for himself, both as a musician and an actor. Beginning when he was four, Noah performed classical piano in several venues throughout New England and Washington and journeyed to Jamaica for his first tour with the New England Symphonic Ensemble...
“ Franklin. So cute and so smart. ” - freak-dancer
Seth Green has starred in numerous films and television series including the Austin Powers trilogy, The Italian Job, Party Monster, Without a Paddle, Can't Hardly Wait, Old Dogs and dozens more, including starring roles in 2013's Sexy Evil Genius, The Story of Luke and 2014's Yellowbird. He's portraying Christopher Guest in Netflix's upcoming National Lampoon origin film...
“ Oz. I've actually never seen an episode of Buffy, but I've watched enough clips on YouTube and read enough novelizations to know I love Oz. The Dingoes rock! ” - freak-dancer
Rupert Alexander Lloyd Grint was born in Harlow, Essex, England, the elder son of Joanne (Parsons) and Nigel Grint, who dealt in memorabilia. The first of 5 children, Rupert has one brother and 3 sisters. His brother James was born when Rupert was a year old, Georgina and Samantha were born in 1993 and 1996 respectively, and last, but not least, Charlotte, who was born in 1999...
“ Ron Weasley, come on.
Oh and he's my vote for 13 in Doctor Who. ” - freak-dancer
Matthew Gray Gubler
Matthew Gray Gubler is an Emmy award winning actor, director, producer, painter, and voice over actor from Las Vegas Nevada. While studying film directing at NYU he interned for Wes Anderson who gave him his first feature film role as Bill Murray's loyal intern "Nico" in The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
. For the past eleven years Gubler has starred as the lovable genius Dr...
“ Ah, Gube. I love this guy for being this guy. He's so quirky and I love that so many of his quirks seep through into Reid.
And he does the voice of Simon Seville. Yeah, i know^^ ” - freak-dancer
Michael C. Hall
Michael C. Hall was born in Raleigh, North Carolina, to Janice (Styons), a guidance counselor, and William Carlyle Hall, who worked for IBM. Michael is a graduate of NYU's Master of Fine Arts program in acting. He is known for the titular character "Dexter" in Dexter
and as mortician "David Fisher" in Six Feet Under
“ Dexter, a lovely family man. ” - freak-dancer
Colin Lewes Hanks is an American actor. He was born in Sacramento, California, to actors Samantha Lewes
and Tom Hanks
. Colin is best-known for his work as "Jack Bailey" in the series, The Good Guys
and as "Alex Whitman" in Roswell
. Hanks' best-known film role may be in the teen movie...
“ I was watching Good Guys and mum happened by and said, "Wow, that's looks like young Tom Hanks." I said, "His last name is Hanks." and she said, "Hmm. I wonder if they're related." And that's how it started. ” - freak-dancer
John Hannah is the youngest child of his family, having two older sisters. Before he decided on a career as an actor, John was an apprentice electrician for four years. He gave up his work as an electrician after being accepted to the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama in Glasgow. After years of struggling...
“ Jonathan. I was sitting in class once and I overheard two of friends talking and one of them said John Hannah and I smiled. ” - freak-dancer
Hill Harper, an accomplished film, television and stage actor, stars in the hit CBS drama series, CSI: NY
. He portrays "Dr. Sheldon Hawkes", a reclusive coroner who walked away from a promising surgical career after the traumatic loss of two patients. This February, he will star in the HBO movie...
“ Dr. Sheldon Hawk. He was also in an episode of Outer Limits. In this episode, a white dude witnesses a black dude(Hill Harper) killed in a hate crime and doesn't do anything to stop it. Then he starts slowly turning into the black dude that was just killed. In one scene he goes home and his wife starts freaking out. I lean over to my sister and whisper, "If Hill Harper came into my house claiming to be my husband, I'd be like, Okay." ” - freak-dancer
Jared Francis Harris was born in London, England. He is the son of Irish actor Richard Harris
and Welsh actress Elizabeth Harris (Elizabeth Rees
), and brother of Damian Harris
and Jamie Harris
. Despite his lineage, Jared showed little interest in becoming an actor, until he was cast in a college production while attending North Carolina's Duke University (USA)...
“ I didn't like him at first, but he kept popping up in movies and TV shows until finally I said, "Fine, Jared, I like you! Now leave me alone." ” - freak-dancer
Neil Patrick Harris
Neil Patrick Harris was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on June 15, 1973. His parents, Sheila Gail (Scott) and Ronald Gene Harris, were lawyers and ran a restaurant. He grew up in Ruidoso, New Mexico, a small town 120 miles south of Albuquerque, where he first took up acting in the fourth grade. While tagging along with his older brother of 3 years...
“ Doogie. or Barney. or Doctor Horrible. Yeah, Dr. Horrible^^ ” - freak-dancer
A genuine star of cinema on screen and a fiery hell raiser off screen, Richard St John Harris was born on October 1, 1930 in Limerick, Ireland, to a farming family. He was the son of Mildred Josephine (Harty) and Ivan John Harris, and was an excellent rugby player, with a strong passion for literature...
“ I miss his Dumbledore. ” - freak-dancer
A master musician, a film producer and actor, best known as the lead guitarist and occasionally lead vocalist of The Beatles
, George Harrison was born February 25, 1943, in Liverpool, Merseyside, England. He was also the youngest of four children, born to Harold Harrison
and Louise Harrison
. Like his future band mates...
“ He did movies, he just played himself.
Besides, he's a Beatle, so your argument is invalid. ” - freak-dancer
Chris Hemsworth was born in Melbourne, Australia, to Leonie (van Os), a teacher of English, and Craig Hemsworth, a social-services counselor. His brothers are actors Liam Hemsworth
and Luke Hemsworth
. He is of Dutch (from his immigrant maternal grandfather), Irish, English, Scottish, and German ancestry. His uncle, by marriage, was Rod Ansell, the bushman who inspired the film Crocodile Dundee
“ He started to grow on me after watching Thor for the hundredth time.
(Below you'll find the reason why I keep watching Thor.) ” - freak-dancer
Thomas William Hiddleston was born in Westminster, London, to English-born Diana Patricia (Servaes) and Scottish-born James Norman Hiddleston. His mother is a former stage manager, and his father, a scientist, was the managing director of a pharmaceutical company. He started off at the preparatory school...
“ This perfect human being Loki'd me and I regret nothing. ” - freak-dancer
Dulé Hill (whose first name is pronounced due-LAY) was born in East Brunswick, New Jersey; raised in Sayreville; and is the younger of two sons born to his Jamaican parents. His father is an entrepreneur and his mother is an educator. He began attending Marie Wildey School of Dance in East Orange, NJ...
“ Sam the Onion Man. I love Holes as a whole, but my favourite scenes are the ones with him. ” - freak-dancer
Aldis Hodge is best known for his role as 'Alec Hardison' on TNT's highly rated television series, "Leverage" which nabbed a People's Choice Award in 2013. He can be seen in the Amazon pilot, "The After" from "X-Files" creator Chris Carter in addition to his recurring role on AMC's "Turn: Washington's...
“ Dammit, Hardison!
Age of the geek, baby. ” - freak-dancer
“ He makes such a cute Mole ♥ And that Post-It Note Love video was just plain adourable. ” - freak-dancer
Jason Isaacs was born in Liverpool, the third of four children of Sheila (née Nathan) and Eric Isaacs. His parents were both from Jewish families (from Eastern Europe). He studied law at Bristol University and graduated in 1985 with a degree in law but decided to study acting. While at Bristol University...
“ My personal favourite Hook. ” - freak-dancer
Hugh Michael Jackman is an Australian actor, singer, multi-instrumentalist, dancer and producer. Jackman has won international recognition for his roles in major films, notably as superhero, period, and romance characters. He is best known for his long-running role as Wolverine in the X-Men film series...
“ He's hot? Haven't noticed. I'm too captivated by how badass he is. ” - freak-dancer
Joshua Carter Jackson was born in Vancouver, British Columbia. His Irish mother, Fiona Jackson
, is a casting director originally from Dublin. His American father, John Carter Jackson, is from Texas. Josh spent the first eight years of his life in California before returning to Canada. At the age of 11...
I like looking at box sets of Dawson's Creek and laughing at his orange skin. ” - freak-dancer
The youngest of four brothers, Doug Jones was born on May 24, 1960 in Indianapolis, Indiana, and grew up in the city's Northeastside. After attending Bishop Chatard High School, he headed off to Ball State University, where he graduated in 1982 with a Bachelor's degree in Telecommunications, with a minor in Theatre...
“ Abe Sapien. It's weird not seeing him all blue and fishy-like. ” - freak-dancer
Widely regarded as the one of greatest stage and screen actors both in his native Great Britain and internationally, Toby Edward Heslewood Jones was born on September 7, 1966 in Hammersmith, London. His parents, Freddie Jones
and Jennie Heslewood
, are actors as well. Toby has two brothers: Rupert, a director...
“ How I came to like him is similar to Jared Harris. But also, he does the voice of Dobby. You can't beat that. ” - freak-dancer
Christian Kane was born in Dallas, Texas. Christian and his family moved around a lot throughout the South before settling down in Norman, Oklahoma. Christian attended the University of Oklahoma where he had plans to major in Art History. But, Christian wanted to try out acting, so he took his truck and his life savings of a few hundred dollars and headed to Hollywood...
“ Eliot. One sexy fiddle ” - freak-dancer
“ No business like Cho business. ” - freak-dancer
“ Why no picture? :(
Everyone else has a picture.
Bug. I hated that Crossing Jordon got canceled so abruptly, and I'll get back to it in a bit. ” - freak-dancer
Jackson DeForest Kelley was born on January 20, 1920 in Toccoa, Georgia, to Clora (Casey) and Ernest David Kelley. He graduated from high school at age 16 and went on to sing at the Baptist church where his father was a minister. At age 17, he made his first trip outside the state to visit an uncle in Long Beach...
“ My mum had a picture of him and Leonard Nimoy sighed by him, but she lost it. I really want that picture. ” - freak-dancer
Daniel Dae Kim
Through the diversity of his roles on stage and screen, Daniel Dae Kim continues to expand our perceptions of the Asian-American man. In characters ranging from the King of Siam, a Shakespearean hero, a social worker for the Chicago needy, to a counter-terrorist agent, his work has consistently proven to transcend the historical barriers of race and stereotype...
“ Jin. I hated him at first. but as they got deeper into Jin and Sun's love story, I fell almost as deeply in love with him as Sun was. ” - freak-dancer
Kevin Kline was born in St. Louis, Missouri, to Margaret and Robert Joseph Kline, who owned several stores. His father was of German Jewish descent and his mother was of Irish ancestry. After attending Indiana University in Bloomington, Kline studied at the Juilliard School in New York. In 1972, Kline joined the Acting Company in New York which was run by John Houseman
“ He is the Pirate King and he will dazzle you with his legs. ” - freak-dancer
“ Charlie Epps. Why do they cancel the good shows? ” - freak-dancer
Adam was born in New York City and grew up a normal kid going to school at PS183. When he was 7, he auditioned and won the part in an American Express commercial. The rush of acting got him hooked. As a boy, he made small parts in moves I'm Not Rappaport
and Radiant City
. His first big role occurred in the Disney Channel's show...
Ah, childhood^^ ” - freak-dancer
“ Hodges. My mum hates him and I think so do my sisters; but I love him, every awkward, socially unacceptable millimeter of him. ” - freak-dancer
Hugh was born in Oxford, England on June 11, 1959, to Patricia (Laidlaw) and William George Ranald Mundell "Ran" Laurie, a doctor, both of Scottish descent. He was educated at Eton and Cambridge. Son of an Olympic gold medalist in the sport, he rowed for the England youth team (1977) and for Cambridge (1980)...
“ House, Road House, that too. ” - freak-dancer
When hunky, twenty-year-old heart-throb Heath Ledger first came to the attention of the public in 1999, it was all too easy to tag him as a "pretty boy" and an actor of little depth. He spent several years trying desperately to sway this image, but this was a double-edged sword. Heath Ledger was born on the fourth of April 1979...
I actually first saw him as Joker. But I absolutely love him as Patrick. ” - freak-dancer
“ Sid the Sloth and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec.
Basically, I love his voice. ” - freak-dancer
In the vein of musicians-turned-actors, Jared Leto is a very familiar face in recent film history. Although he has always been the lead vocals, rhythm guitar, and songwriter for American band 30 Seconds to Mars
, Leto will always be remembered as an accomplished actor for the numerous, challenging projects he has taken in his life. He is known to be selective about his film roles...
“ See, he doesn't quite fit because I like him more as a singer than as an actor. Most of what I've seen him in, I didn't like. But I do like his music videos. I guess that counts. Screaming at yourself does take skill. ” - freak-dancer
Ken Leung was raised in the Two Bridges section of the Lower East Side in New York City. His family moved to Midwood, Brooklyn where he grew up before finishing high school in Old Bridge, New Jersey. He attended NYU as a University Scholar and studied acting with Catherine Russell and Nan Smithner, then briefly with Anne Jackson at HB Studio...
“ Miles. He talked to the dead. That's cool. ” - freak-dancer
The middle child between two sisters, Zachary Levi was born as Zachary Levi Pugh, on September 29, 1980, in Lake Charles, Louisiana, to Susan (Hoctor) and Darrell Pugh. He uses his middle name as his stage surname, because his birth name, "Pugh", which is of Welsh origin, sounds too much like "Pew"; his other ancestry is English...
“ Chuck. Oh yeaahhh! ” - freak-dancer
“ Badass in a knitted cardigan. Neville's my hero. ” - freak-dancer
Jet Li born Li Lian Jie in Beijing, China. He started training at the Beijing wushu academy (wushu is China's national sport, largely a performance version of various martial art styles) at age eight. He won five gold medals in the Chinese championships, his first when he was only 11. In his teens, he was already a national coach...
“ Not sure when I started liking him, I just do. ” - freak-dancer
Matthew Lillard was born in Lansing, Michigan, to Paula and Jeffrey Lillard. He lived with his family in Tustin, California, from first grade to high school graduation. The summer after high school, he was hired as an extra for Ghoulies Go to College
. Matthew was the MC of the Nickelodeon program SK8 TV
“ My favourite of his characters is Dennis, but I can watch him as Shaggy without wincing. ” - freak-dancer
“ Matthew. So awkward. ” - freak-dancer
A likable, boyish-looking actor with thick eyebrows and a friendly smile, Justin Long is a native of Connecticut. He was born and raised in Fairfield, the second of three sons. His father, R. James Long, is a Professor of Philosophy at Fairfield University, and his mother, Wendy Lesniak
, is a former Broadway actress...
“ Jeepers Creepers stole his eyes. ” - freak-dancer
Peter was born in Rózsahegy, Hungary, to Alois and Elvira Löwenstein. He was educated in elementary and secondary schools in Vienna, Austria. He ran away from home when he was 17 and joined an improvised theater. In 1922, he worked as a bank clerk. Did bits with a company in Breslau, then secured a part in Galsworthy's "Society" in Zurich...
“ Auch der lieber!
The maggot from Corpse Bride is based on him. ” - freak-dancer
Sean Maher is well known to television and film audiences for his role as 'Dr. Simon Tam' in Joss Whedon's feature "Serenity". The film was based on the critically acclaimed series "Firefly". Maher was born and raised in New York where he attended the Tisch School of the Arts at NYU. He moved to Los...
“ Dr. Simon Tam. He took such care of his sister. Not every brother would do what he did for River. ” - freak-dancer