Only a ginger can call another ginger ginger (Tim Minchin)
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...
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
Ryan has a younger sister, Mya who is also an actor. Together they have appeared in many adverts, including a Sainsbury's ad in the late 2000's. Ryan's film career began in 2008 after he was cast in Love Me Still where he played Bobby Junior. Ryan has been modelling since he was 5 and in 2011 appeared in the trailer and on the cover of Annabel Pitcher's My Sister Lives On The Mantelpiece...
Tim Minchin was born on October, 1975, as Timothy David Minchin, and was brought up in Perth, Western Australia. He is an actor, comedian, musician, writer, and director known for Californication (2007), Larrikins (2018), and Tim Minchin and the Heritage Orchestra (2011). He is the composer lyricist of the Broadway musicals...
“ Listen to his song Prejudice. ” - Alexej
“ Played Erasorhead in Malcolm in the Middle. ” - Alexej
Brendan Gleeson was born in Dublin, Ireland, to Pat and Frank Gleeson. From a very young age, he loved to learn, especially reading classical text in and outside the classroom. He took great attention to Irish play writers such as Samuel Beckett
, which eventually led to him performing in his high school play production of "Waiting for Godot"...
Cameron Monaghan was born in Santa Monica, California, but he moved to Boca Raton, Florida when he was an infant. He spends his time on both coasts now because he has family in New York, Connecticut, Florida and Los Angeles. He was raised by an only parent, Diane Monaghan. Cameron's debut TV role as "Winthrop Paroo" in The Music Man
was originally played by Ron Howard
in The Music Man
Along with his most impressive list of television/film credits, Bill is also a very talented well-known musician, songwriter, recording artist, as well as writer. He plays guitar, bass, keyboards, banjo, mandolin, harmonica, percussion and sings. He has released three solo CDs, 1997's "Dying To Be Heard"...
“ Danger, Will Robinson! ” - Alexej
Composer, actor, comedian and author, he joined ASCAP in 1963 and wrote several popular songs (which he often personally performed), including "Strange Things Are Happening" and "The Ho-Ho Song".
“ For a picture, click here, or here. ” - Alexej
Calum Worthy was born in and currently lives in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, and goes to Claremont Secondary School--commuting to auditions and for work in the film and TV industry. He decided that he wanted to become an actor at the age of four, after watching Macaulay Culkin
in Home Alone
“ For pictures, click here. ” - Alexej
Dakota started acting at the age of 5 at the urging of his grandmother Rene. He booked in his first week. One of his favorite roles is "Any Boy USA" for Disneyland's 50th anniversary Celebration Kick-Off "The Happiest Homecoming on Earth." He performed live with Julie Andrews
and all of the Disney characters...
Skyler James Sandak
At 16 years old, Skyler already sports an amazing resume that many adult actors would envy. He's has appeared on several TV series, including ""The Middle" South Park", "Parenthood" and "Bones" He has been a principal performer in over 35 national commercials. He can be seen in this years campaigns...
Widely regarded as the one of greatest stage and screen actors both in his native Great Britain and internationally, Damian Lewis was born on February 11, 1971, in St. John's Wood, London, England, to Charlotte Mary (Bowater), from an upper-class background, and J. Watcyn Lewis, a city broker whose own parents were Welsh...
Justin Tinucci was born in Denver, Colorado. He started acting at the age of 10. He now lives in Los Angeles, CA where he works in film, television, commercials and music. Justin loves being on set and filming- whether its television, features, commercials or short films. While he has enjoyed all of the projects he's worked on...
His low-keyed intensity, deep-voiced somberness, pale skin, puffy-eyed baby face and crop of carrot-red hair are all obvious and intriguing trademarks of TV star David Caruso. A hugely popular item in the 1990s as a result of a smash crime series, he got way too caught up in all the hoopla surrounding him...
Forrest Landis was born in Palm Beach, Florida in August of 1994 and raised in Indianapolis, Indiana. He was discovered at the age of 4 in Chicago by a talent scout. By age 5 he was already modeling in New York City for clients such as Lord & Taylor, Saks Fifth Avenue, Bloomingdales, and Target. By age six he was doing commercials for McDonalds...
Academy Award-winning filmmaker Ron Howard is one of this generation's most popular directors. From the critically acclaimed dramas A Beautiful Mind and Apollo 13 to the hit comedies Parenthood and Splash, he has created some of Hollywood's most memorable films. Howard directed and produced "Cinderella Man" starring Oscar winner Russell Crowe...
World-class guitarist and vocalist An accomplished multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and producer, Jon is a veteran of the stage and studio, having worked with many notable artists including (deep breath) Richard Marx, Brian Setzer, David Pack, David Koz, The Doobie Brothers, Michael McDonald, Gregg Allman...
Kevin McKidd was born and raised in Elgin, Scotland, the son of Kathleen, a secretary, and Neil McKidd, a plumber. He was a member of the Moray Youth Theatre, before going on to study Engineering at the University of Edinburgh. While at the university, Kevin became involved with Bedlam Theatre, the university's student theatre company...
Beefy, Philadelphia-born Charles Hallahan was often cast as cops, both good and bad, mainly because the map of Ireland was written all over his face. A graduate of Rutgers University, he earned a Master of Fine Arts degree from Temple University in his hometown. After spending some time in regional theater...
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Film and stage actor and theater director Philip Seymour Hoffman was born in the Rochester, New York, suburb of Fairport on July 23, 1967. He was the son of Marilyn (Loucks), a lawyer and judge, and Gordon Stowell Hoffman, a Xerox employee, and was mostly of German, Irish, English and Dutch ancestry...
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...
Stan Laurel came from a theatrical family, his father was an actor and theatre manager, and he made his stage debut at the age of 16 at Pickard's Museum, Glasgow. He traveled with Fred Karno
's vaudeville company to the United States in 1910 and again in 1913. While with that company he was Charles Chaplin
Adam Savage started his varied career as a child actor. His father worked on Sesame Street as a Muppeteer and he learned very early on about 'behind the scene' work on a television show. He appeared in some episodes of Sesame Street. Later on, as a teenager, he starred in the Billy Joel video for "Second Wind" and a Charmin toilet paper commercial with Mr. Whipple as Jimmy the stock boy...
Michael C. Maronna
Michael C. Maronna was born in Brooklyn, the oldest of 3 children, and began acting at the tender age of 5. He attended public schools in Brooklyn and Queens while working on commercials, soap operas, and eventually on Broadway. After beginning 7th grade at Hunter College High School in Manhattan, Michael...
Charlie has been pursuing his career as a young actor for almost five years. Originally from Las Vegas, Nevada, he and his family made the move to Los Angeles where Charlie was discovered by his manager in a fast food restaurant. With his gregarious nature, irresistible charm and one-of-a-kind look, Charlie began to win the hearts of both commercial and theatrical casting directors...
Gary Hollywood was discovered at the age of twelve by the drama department of Scottish Television and cast in a major role in the popular detective series Taggart
. He has worked extensively in television ever since, and stars in the popular Scottish soap opera Take the High Road
. Hollywood completed his first American film...
Zane declared at a young age he wanted to be on TV. At age three he started performing on stage with a local performing group. By age four he had an agent. He has been in several commercials and a few feature films. He had small roles in Daddy Day Care
(uncredited) and the Gregg Araki
film Mysterious Skin
DYLAN CASH Award-winning actor Dylan Cash made his television debut at 4 years old on the CBS hit family comedy show "Kids Say The Darndest Things". He charmed host Bill Cosby after emphatically announcing he was going to be a movie star! His appearance has been chosen as one the series' favorite moments...
Eric Cameron Stoltz is a theater-trained actor and producer who has starred in both independent and studio films. He was born on September 30, 1961 in Whittier, California, to Evelyn Vawter, a violinist and schoolteacher, and Jack Stoltz, an elementary school teacher. He has German, English, and Scottish ancestry...
As Danny Elfman was growing up in the Los Angeles area, he was largely unaware of his talent for composing. It wasn't until the early 1970s that Danny and his older brother Richard Elfman
started a musical troupe while in Paris; the group "Mystic Knights of Oingo-Boingo" was created for Richard's directorial debut...
Patrick was born in Boston, and though he moved to Los Angeles to pursue acting at a young age, his accent still comes through when he gets excited. At age fourteen, Patrick is most remembered for his break out lead role in the 20th Century Fox Feature Film, "The Sandlot" Directed by David M. Evans...
Alan Tudyk was born in El Paso, Texas, and grew up in Plano, where he attended Plano Sr. High. In 1990, he went on to study drama at Lon Morris Jr. College. While there, he was awarded the Academic Excellence Award for Drama. He was also named Most Likely to Succeed and Sophomore Beau. During this time, Alan was also an active member of the Delta Psi Omega fraternity...
This versatile, eclectic, rather wanderlust country crossover star known for his classic ballads ("Always On My Mind"), autobiographical road songs ("On the Road Again") and catchy rhythms ("Mammas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys") started out life as Willie Hugh Nelson on April 30, 1933...
“ For a photo, click here. He is the guy in the front of that photo (obviously, I suppose, since he is the only one with red hair). ” - Alexej
Zack Ward was born in 1970. He wanted to act, but his mom, an actress herself, wanted her son to be normal, and would not let him. Finally, his brother intervened, allowing Zack the chance to act. After a year of the small stuff, he got his first big audition for the '80s classic A Christmas Story
. About 300 kids showed up for the part (originally he was the sidekick...
Jake Austin Walker
Jake Austin Walker is an American Actor best known for his guest-star roles in tv series such as Bones (FOX) (the highest viewed episode for the series entitled, "Mummy in the Maze," as "Matty").Jake can also be seen in the sketch comedy tv show "Thank God Your Here"(NBC), "Til Death" (FOX) and Identity (NBC)...
Richard Madden born 18 June 1986 is a Scottish stage, film, and television actor best known for portraying Robb Stark in the HBO series Game of Thrones and Prince Kit in Disney's Cinderella. Madden was born in Elderslie, Renfrewshire, Scotland, where he was brought up, with older and younger sisters...
Ismaelpeter Casillas Nelson
Ismaelpeter was born on August 14, 1997 in Brooklyn, New York he is of Irish descent. His grandparents Charlotte Mae and George Nelson were born in Cork, Ireland. He is 4th generation Irish. He began his career at the ripe age of 2 1/2 years old. He was photographed by the New York Post in 2000, they loved his look so much that he was in their paper 3 times in a row...
Iain Belcher also played as Adam Crider in the film, "Ungodly Acts" (2015), a role in which he portrayed a college-aged student who hears demonic voices, and dropped his personal life to follow Daniel, the man who cured him of his voices and says he has direct contact with God, calling himself a prophet to help prepare for the end of the world...
Tom Barker is eighteen years old, and has been acting since he was seven. His largest roles to date have been on the stage, first playing Michael Banks in Mary Poppins in 2007. Tom then went on to play Tall Boy in Billy Elliot in 2008, and The Boy in two separate runs of Waiting for Godot, performing with actors including Patrick Stewart...
Logan McElroy was born on October 18, 1990 in Atlanta, Georgia. Right from the start, Logan showed that he was a very outgoing child who loved to laugh and loved to make others laugh. With red hair, freckles, and glasses that give him a real "All-American kid" appearance, Logan was spotted by a local talent agent at the age of 3...
Stephen Joffe is an actor best known for his work in Overruled!
, The Path (2013), and Frequency
. He was born in Toronto, and graduated from the National Theatre School of Canada in 2012. Stephen is also the lead singer of Toronto-based folk band 'Birds of Bellwoods'. His plays have been produced throughout Canada.