Sophia Jane Myles was born on March 18, 1980 in Hammersmith, London, England. She has a younger brother, Oliver. Her parents are Jane and Peter Myles, who is a vicar, a priest in the Anglican Church who is in charge of a parish and receives a salary, but not the tithes of the church. Her mother works in publishing...
“ First saw her as Beth Bailey in the 9th season of MI-5 (Spooks in the UK) but I've since seen her in some other great roles. ” - dball
“ Although you wouldn't recognize the character from this picture, she was awesome as Lt. Tamara Johansen in Stargate SGU. ” - dball
Canadian actress Julia Benson (born June 26, 1979 in Winnipeg, Manitoba) finished her theatrical studies in 2001 before starting her professional acting career in 2003 around the age of twenty-four. Julia's screen credits include an impressive range of film shorts, feature-length films and recurring and episodic television roles...
“ Great in Stargate SGU as Lt. Vanessa James ” - dball
Born in White Rock, BC, Canada. Spent first three years of life in Maui. Started out modeling, was recommened to act at age 6. Won best actor in "Meeting Dad", a Vancouver Film School short.
“ Great in Firefly and Stargate Atlantis. ” - dball
Billie Piper studied at the prestigious Sylvia Young
Theatre School. She caught the eyes of record producers who were interested in signing a young vocalist when she was the poster girl for the ad campaign of a British pop music magazine, "Smash Hits". She released her first single, "Because We Want To"...
“ Great as Rose Tyler in Doctor Who. ” - dball
Brittany Anne Snow (born March 9, 1986) is an American actress and singer. She began her career as Susan "Daisy" Lemay on the CBS series Guiding Light
for which she won a Young Artist Award for Best Young Actress and was nominated for two other Young Artist Awards and a Soap Opera Digest Award. She...
Zoe Saldana was born on June 19, 1978 in Passaic, New Jersey, to Asalia Nazario and Aridio Saldaña. Her father was Dominican and her mother is Puerto Rican. She was raised in Queens, New York. When she was 10 years old, she and her family moved to the Dominican Republic where they would live for the next seven years...
Ilona Elkin was born in Helsinki, Finland to a Chilean father and a Finnish mother. She has a twin sister, Kati. At the age of 9, she started dancing ballet at the Finnish National Ballet school, until, at the age of fifteen, she moved to live in Vienna, Austria. In 1994 Ilona moved to Montreal, where she attended the Dome Theatre School and Graduated in 1998...
Jessica Biel, with her good looks and talent, has become one of Hollywood's most sought-out actresses. She was born in Ely, Minnesota, to Kimberly (Conroe) and Jonathan Edward Biel, who is a business consultant and GM worker. Biel was raised in Boulder, Colorado. She is of Hungarian Jewish, Danish, English, and German descent...
Shannyn Sossamon, who credits her striking looks to a mix of English, French, Hawaiian, Dutch, Irish, Filipino, and German ancestry, was born Shannon Marie Kahololani Sossamon in Honolulu, Hawaii. At the age of one, Shannyn and her family moved to a new locale: Reno, Nevada. Her youth was spent at a dance studio...
Elisha Ann Cuthbert (born November 30, 1982) is a Canadian actress and model. She became internationally known for playing Kim Bauer in the series 24
; Danielle in the teen comedy film The Girl Next Door
and Carly Jones in the 2005 in of House of Wax
. She was voted the sexiest actress in the world in 2015 by the magazine Glam'Mag...
Dziena studied theatre in New York at The American Academy of Dramatic Arts and NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, where she wrote and acted in plays and was cast in her first role on television at the age of 17. From 'E's' crazy, jealous girlfriend on HBO's Entourage to 'Lolita' parading around in the buff for Bill Murray in Jim Jarmusch's film Broken Flowers...
“ Excellent Actress. Has the most amazing eyes in the movie Café (2011). Watch it if you get a chance. ” - dball
“ Truly awesome as Leena in Warehouse 13. ” - dball
Tall (5'9"), sultry, and slender brunette knockout Ryan Keely was born Maria Menendez on July 2, 1984 in Washington State. She's of Latin descent. A trained actress and artistic model, Keely studied theater as a kid. Ryan started out in the adult industry at age 18: She not only worked as a porn shop employee...
“ Saw her in some weird horror movie on Netflix. ” - dball
Melissa Joan Hart
Melissa grew up in Sayville, New York. Her acting career started at the age of four, when she did a commercial for a bathtub toy called Splashy. Her mother, Paula Hart
, has been her agent from the beginning. Melissa is the oldest of eight children, some from her mother's second marriage. Six sisters...
Morena Baccarin was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to actress Vera Setta
and journalist Fernando Baccarin. Her uncle was actor Ivan Setta
. Morena has Italian and Brazilian Portuguese ancestry. She moved to New York at the age of 10, when her father was transferred there. She attended the LaGuardia High School of Music and Performing Arts and then the Juilliard School...
Keira Christina Knightley was born in the South West Greater London suburb of Richmond on March 26th 1985. She is the daughter of actor Will Knightley
and actress turned playwright Sharman Macdonald
. An older brother, Caleb Knightley
, was born in 1979. Her father is English, while her Scottish-born mother is of Scottish and Welsh origin...
“ She did an awesome job in the movie "Isolation". ” - dball
“ She was fantastic in Weakness! ” - dball
Brit Heyworth Marling was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Heidi (Johnson) and John Marling, both of whom work in real estate. She graduated from Georgetown University, with a bachelor's in economics, and was offered a job with Goldman Sachs, which she turned down in favour of a career as an artist. She moved to Los Angeles to act and...
“ She did a truly unbelievable job in "Sound of My Voice". I can't wait to see her in "Another Earth". ” - dball
“ Loved her performance in "Sound of My Voice". ” - dball
“ Really enjoyed watching her in "A Burning Hot Summer. ” - dball
Known for tough-chick roles, Michelle Rodriguez is proof that there is a cross between beauty and brawn. She was born Mayte Michelle Rodriguez on July 12, 1978, in Bexar County, Texas, to Carmen Milady Pared Espinal, from the Dominican Republic, and Rafael Rodríguez Santiago, who served in the U.S. Army and was originally from Puerto Rico...
Kristanna Sommer Loken was born in Ghent, New York, to Rande (Porath) and Merlin "Chris" Loken. She is of half Norwegian and half German descent. She began her modeling career at the early age of 15. Encouraged by her mother, who was a model prior to her daughter's birth, Kristanna's modeling career...
“ Loved her as Painkiller Jane! ” - dball
Jayme Ratzer born June 4, 1985. She is a Jewish American actor. Her credits include an OC Nurse on the Netflix Series: Arrested Development, Starred as Vicki in the feature film New Low; a Sundance Film Festival Official Selection. Ratzer has also appeared in television shows such as Curb Your Enthusiasm...
“ Loved her in "New Low". ” - dball
“ She was great in "The crazy stranger" aka "Gadjo Dilo". ” - dball
Jessica Marie Alba was born on April 28, 1981, in Pomona, CA, to Catherine (Jensen) and Mark David Alba, who served in the US Air Force. Her mother has Danish, Welsh, German, English, and French ancestry, while her father is of Mexican descent (including Spanish, Indigenous Mexican, and distant Sephardic Jewish...
“ She was Awesome in "The Sleeping Dictionary" (2003). ” - dball
“ Awesome in "Recon 2022: The Mezzo Incident" - credited as Carmen Echeverria. ” - dball
“ Great in Recon 2022: The Mezzo Incident". ” - dball
“ Kara in Recon 2022: The Mezzo Incident. She stands 6'2" tall. ” - dball
Aubrey Christina Plaza (born June 26, 1984) is an American actress and comedian known for her deadpan style. She portrayed April Ludgate on Parks and Recreation
, and after appearing in supporting roles in several films, had her first leading role in the 2012 comedy Safety Not Guaranteed
. Plaza began her career as an intern...
“ She was just amazing in "Safety Not Guaranteed"! I look forward to seeing more of her work. ” - dball
Eliza Dushku was born in Boston, Massachusetts, to Judith (Rasmussen), a political science professor, and Philip R. Dushku, a teacher and administrator. Her father is Albanian and her mother is American (of Danish, Irish, English, and German descent). She was discovered at the end of a five-month search...
Brittany Leanna Robertson was born in Charlotte, North Carolina, to Beverly (Hayes) and Ryan Robertson, a restaurateur. She was raised in South Carolina, the oldest of seven children. Her mother's worries about the public school system led to Robertson being home-schooled. She began acting at the Greenville Little Theater in South Carolina...
“ She's played some awesome parts for an actress so young! ” - dball
At 16 years of age, Melanie Lynskey captivated audiences with her explosive debut in Peter Jackson
's Academy Award-nominated Heavenly Creatures
, achieving worldwide acclaim and a Best Actress prize for her portrayal of an outcast teen whose relationship with her best friend (Kate Winslet
) spirals dangerously out of control...
“ She was great in "Helena from the Wedding". ” - dball
As an actress on the rise, Courtney Ford shines equally bright in both comedic and dramatic roles. Her ability to take on diverse projects has set her career in motion. Currently appearing in one of television's most critically acclaimed dramas, True Blood, Ford has been named one of the "Top Ten Faces to Watch on Television" by Variety...
“ She is a great actress. She was beautiful in Fling but it had a really depressing plot and ending. ” - dball
“ Great in Madhouse! ” - dball
Zawe was born on 21st July 1984 in Hackney, London, to two teachers, Ugandan Victoria and English Paul, and had her first acting experience at the age of six as a member of the Anna Scher Theatre school in Islington. After leaving the City and Islington College in London - where she was an A student - Zawe attended Manchester University School of Theatre...
“ She was Awesome in Blitz. Beautiful lady! ” - dball
Hailing from down South, Cooper Harris grew up wanting to be a spy. Or a chemist. Instead, she graduated with a BFA in acting from the North Carolina School of the Arts. After originating a role in New York at the Off-Broadway Cherry Lane theatre, Cooper booked a feature in LA and moved west. She didn't look back...
“ She was amazing in "Meteor Apocalypse". ” - dball
“ She was the only thing worth watching in Summer Lover (Sappho), where she played Helene. ” - dball
“ She was awesome in Immigration Tango. What a beautiful Lady!!!
I just saw her in Assassin's Bullet where she showed herself to be an amazing actress. She looked even better with darker hair and did a wonderful job as a Belly Dancer. I didn't recognize her as the actress who was in Immigration Tango until I asked Netflix to show me other movies she was in. I look forward to seeing more of her movies. ” - dball
Zoe Swicord Kazan was born in Los Angeles, California, to screenwriters Nicholas Kazan
and Robin Swicord
. She is the granddaughter of director Elia Kazan
. She is of Greek (from her paternal grandfather), English, and German descent. Kazan received her BA in Theater from Yale University. In the fall of 2006...
“ I was amazed at how well she played such a fragile character in "The Exploding Girl". Very Beautiful!!! ” - dball
“ She was great in "Cirkus Colombia". ” - dball
“ She was awesome in "Not Since You". Very beautiful woman!!! ” - dball
Sunny Mabrey is an actress, writer, and comedian who hails from Rainbow City, Alabama. After traveling the world on the modeling circuit for a year following high school, Sunny went on to graduate with a B.A. in Theatre from University of Mobile, a small liberal arts school where she discovered her passion for acting and entertainment...
“ Saw her in "Not Since You". ” - dball
Before taking the starring role in New Waterford Girl, Liane Balaban's only film experience was in A Divine Film, produced and directed by friends, in which she had a small role as a dead body. Her only other acting experience was in three short high school plays. "Happy Here and Now" was directed...
“ She was great in "Not since you". Cute with glasses on! ” - dball
“ Loved her as Trina Decker in "Swingtown"! Just saw her in a crazy interview on Craig Ferguson. She was really wild. ” - dball
Anna Paquin is the first millennial to have received an Academy Award nomination for acting, and the first to win. She was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, in 1982, to Mary (Brophy), an English teacher from Wellington, New Zealand, and Brian Paquin, a Canadian phys-ed teacher. Anna moved to her mother's native country when she was four years old...
Malin was born in Stockholm, Sweden and raised in Toronto, Canada. Her mother, Pia (Sundström), is a model and aerobics instructor, and her father, Magnus Åkerman, is an insurance broker. They moved to Toronto when she was age 2. At age 5, she began appearing in TV commercials. Her parents divorced when she was 6 and her father returned to Sweden...
Born in 1986, Alexz Spencer Johnson grew up in a family full of talent; five older siblings, most of whom were already involved in the acting or entertainment industry. Alexz first got her start singing for local shows and radio stations and, by the time she was 12, she landed the lead role of "Annie Thelen" on Disney Channel's original series...
“ Awesome in "House of Bodies". Beautiful and great personality in movie. ” - dball
“ Looked great in "House of Bodies". Played a sexy but very weird character though. ” - dball
Katerina Katelieva is a Leo-nominated actress, known for "Halo 4 Forward Unto Dawn" and"Evangeline". She fell in love with performing at age 9 and has since acted both on stage and screen. She speaks English, French, Russian and Bulgarian, and has acted in all four languages. Katerina also appeared in Hedley's music video "Invincible"...
“ Cadet Dimah Tchakova in "Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn". ” - dball
“ Truly awesome as cadet Chyler Silva in "Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn". ” - dball
Jenna Berman is a South African actress and model best known for her role as Spartan Kelly-087 in Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn. Jenna grew up in Cape Town, South Africa, but now lives between Vancouver and Los Angeles. Jenna started her career young, working on kids clothing catalogues and TV commercials from age 10.
“ Beautiful as Spartan Kelly-087 in Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn. ” - dball
Actress Elizabeth Anne "Lizzy" Caplan was born in Los Angeles, California, to Barbara (Bragman), a political aide, and Richard Caplan, a lawyer. She has two older siblings, Julie and Benjamin, and was raised in a Jewish household. Her mother was a cousin of publicist Howard Bragman
. Caplan was educated at Alexander Hamilton High School...
“ Loved her in Bachelorette! ” - dball
Isla Lang Fisher was born on February 3, 1976 in Muscat, Oman, to Scottish parents Elspeth Reid and Brian Fisher, who worked as a banker for the U.N. She spent her early childhood in Scotland before moving to Australia with her family in the early 1980s. From a young age, Isla showed an interest in both acting and writing...
“ Really enjoyed her in Bachelorette. ” - dball
Radha Mitchell (born 12 November 1973) is an Australian actress. She started her career acting in various Australian TV series and movies, and later became known for her appearance in Hollywood films. Mitchell, a native of Melbourne, began acting when she was still in high school and had her professional debut on the popular Australian soap...
“ Saw her play Senta in "The Bridesmaid". ” - dball
Sarah Polley is an actress and director renowned in her native Canada for her political activism. Blessed with an extremely expressive face that enables directors to minimize dialog due to her uncanny ability to suggest a character's thoughts, Polley has become a favorite of critics for her sensitive portraits of wounded and conflicted young women in independent films...
“ She was great in "The i Inside". ” - dball
Born in Montréal, Québec, Missy lived most of her life in Surrey, British Columbia, with her father, a minister; her mother; and two sisters. She began her career in front of the camera at age 18, when she started modeling. The print advertisements soon turned into commercials for Mercedes Benz, Sprint Canada, and the Olympics. It wasn't long before Hollywood came calling...
“ Loved watching her in "Stick It"! ” - dball
“ Loved her as Trance Gemini in Andromeda! ” - dball
Mena Alexandra Süvari was born in Newport, Rhode Island to Candice (Thompson), a nurse, and Ando Süvari, a psychiatrist. Her father was Estonian and her mother is of Greek, English, and German descent. Mena was raised in a Rhode Island home that was built in 1870 and had early aspirations of becoming an archaeologist before moving to Charleston...
“ She was great as Catherine Bourne in Hemingway's The Garden of Eden. I've enjoyed watching her in other films as well. ” - dball
Caterina Murino was born on September 15, 1977, in Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy. In 1996 she reached the fourth place in the Miss Italy contest. Then she moved to Milan where she began working as a model in commercials for Mastercard, Swatch, Mercedes Benz, and Nescafe among other gigs. From 1999-2000 she studied acting at the Scuola di Cinema e Teatro di Francesca de Sapio in Italy...
“ She was amazing as Marita in Hemingway's The Garden of Eden! ” - dball
“ She was great as Khali Spence in "Something Beneath" which also starred Kevin Sorbo. ” - dball
“ Loved her as Tori in "Lost and Delirious". ” - dball
“ Loved her as 'Marissa Cooper' in the TV show O. C. and as 'Mouse' in the movie "Lost and Delirious". ” - dball
“ She was awesome as Scarlite in "Ben X". ” - dball
“ She did an amazing job as 'Detective Eun-Young' in "Howling (2012)". ” - dball
“ She was hot in "Alexander the Last". It would have been nice if the film had an ending though. The film just stops before her characters husband finds out her character is screwing some guy in the play her character is doing. ” - dball
A native of Columbia, South Carolina, Missy Crider began her journey to the arts at an early age. She took a job as a singer and violinist in musical stage shows, when she was awarded Young Entertainer of the Year by the OMA Stage Awards Association in 1986 in Branson, Missouri. A trip to record a Christmas album in Nashville was stopped short due to a car accident...
“ Very hot in "Alien Cargo". ” - dball
“ She was absolutely awesome in "The Expendables 2". Very HOT Lady!!! ” - dball
“ She was very beautiful in "Super Capers". ” - dball
Christine Helen Lakin was born on January 25th, 1979 in Dallas, Texas. After moving several times as a child, her family finally settled in Atlanta, Georgia, where Christine started her acting career. There, she attended the Atlanta workshop players - a theater group which plays in schools in the Atlanta metro area...
“ She was great as RED in "Super Capers". ” - dball
Grace Park (born March 14, 1974) is an American-Canadian actress. She gained recognition as Sharon "Boomer" Valerii and Sharon "Athena" Agathon on Battlestar Galactica, as well as Shannon Ng in the Canadian television series teen soap Edgemont. Park stars as Officer Kono Kalakaua in the CBS television series Hawaii Five-0...
“ Loved her in Battlestar Galactica and Hawaii Five-O. ” - dball
Trachtenberg grew up in Brooklyn and started her acting career young; she began appearing in commercials at the age of 3. She continued to act and dance through her school years, making regular television appearances from the age of 10. She landed a recurring role in the kids' TV show The Adventures of Pete & Pete
and starred in Harriet the Spy
“ Loved her in Eurotrip! ” - dball
Amy Smart was born in Topanga Canyon, California, to Judy, who worked at a museum, and John Boden Smart, a salesman. She has German, English, and Irish ancestry. Smart was a relatively new arrival when she first gained notice for her supporting roles in the 1999 hit teen films Varsity Blues
and Outside Providence
“ She was awesome in "Outside Providence"! ” - dball
“ She was totally awesome as twin sisters in the movie "Engagement (2012)" . Absolutely beautiful woman!!! ” - dball
Eva Mendes was born in Miami, Florida but raised in Los Angeles, California of Cuban-American heritage. In college, she began acting, studying underneath acting coach Ivana Chubbuck
. This led to her desire to appear in feature films. Though taking many smaller roles in movies, she was little known until playing the girlfriend of Denzel Washington
's character in Training Day
“ She was great in the movie "Last Night" (2011). She played a very beautiful and complicated character. ” - dball
Amazingly, newcomer Cobie Smulders never gave much thought to acting. She was born on April 3, 1982, in Vancouver, British Columbia, to a Dutch father and an English mother. As a girl, Cobie had set her sights on becoming a doctor or a marine biologist. In fact, it wasn't until high school that Cobie started to explore acting after appearing in several school productions...
“ Loved her in "The Avengers". ” - dball
Scarlett Ingrid Johansson was born in New York City. Her mother, Melanie Sloan
, is from a Jewish family from the Bronx, and her father, Karsten Johansson
, is a Danish-born architect, from Copenhagen. She has a sister, Vanessa Johansson
, who is also an actress, a brother, Adrian, a twin brother, Hunter Johansson
“ She was great as Black Widow in "The Avengers". ” - dball
“ She was awesome as the girlfriend Su-Ji in the Korean movie "Love in Between (2010)". Really beautiful! ” - dball
“ Loved watching her in "Europa Report" (2013)!!! Great movie and amazing woman. Strangely enough, the short hair she had as an astronaut made her look even better than in other pictures. ” - dball
“ She was awesome in "Black Eagle" as Captain Oh Yoo-jin. Beautiful and talented!!! ” - dball
“ She was great in "Black Eagle" as the best F15 maintenance person, Yoo Se-young. Very beautiful lady! ” - dball
Kate Nauta was born on April 29, 1982 in Salem, Oregon, USA as Kate Lynne Nauta. She is an actress, model and singer, best known for her role as Lola in Transporter 2
. She also sang two of her songs for its soundtrack. She started modeling at age 15. At 17, she won the U.S. Elite Model Look contest and went on to the finals in Nice, Paris. The finals were won by Vika Sementsova from Ukraine...
“ Very beautiful Lady! ” - dball
Paula Garces was born on March 20, 1974, in Medellin, Colombia. Her father was a fisherman, and her mother was a schoolteacher. At age 7 she relocated with her parents to New York City, where she resided primarily in Harlem. She she started acting in commercials hired by agent Diego Santiago, her father's best friend...
“ She was fantastic in "Defying Gravity". ” - dball
Born to public school teachers in Pacific Northwest Canada, Laura Harris began acting professionally in CBC radio dramas at an early age. With a taste for quirky, character driven material, Harris is known for playing 1930's starlet "Daisy Adair" in Showtime's cult hit Dead Like Me
with Mandy Patinkin
and Callum Blue
“ She was awesome as Zoe in "Defying Gravity". ” - dball