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Alexis Bledel
Actress, Gilmore Girls
Kimberly Alexis Bledel was born in Houston, Texas, to Nanette (Dozier) and Martin Bledel. Her parents are both Spanish-speakers (her mother was born in Arizona and raised in Mexico, and her father was born in Argentina), and Alexis's ancestry includes Danish, German, English, Scottish, Irish, and French...
“ Born On September 16 ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
 
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Assumpta Serna
Actress, Matador
Assumpta Serna was born in Barcelona, Spain. She studied Law but abandoned it for her real passion, acting. Her career has spanned over 103 films and TV projects in over 20 countries. She has won more than twenty best actress awards thought the world (Spain, France, Italy, USA, Mexico, Argentina, Chile, Uruguay...
 
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Amy Poehler
Actress, Inside Out
Amy Meredith Poehler was born in Newton, Massachusetts, to high school teachers Eileen Frances (Milmore) and William Grinstead Poehler. Her brother is comedian Greg Poehler. She is of Irish (from her mother) and English, German, and Portuguese (from her father) descent. Amy was first involved with sketch comedy when she joined the group My Mother's Flea Bag when she was attending Boston College...
 
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Anne Francis
Anne Francis got into show business quite early in life. She was born Ann Marvak on September 16, 1930 in Ossining, New York (which is near Sing Sing prison), the only child of Phillip Marvak, a businessman/salesman, and the former Edith Francis. A natural little beauty, she became a John Robert Powers model at age 6(!) and swiftly moved into radio soap work and television in New York...
 
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Bingbing Fan
Bingbing Fan was born 16 September 1981. She is a Chinese actress, television producer and pop singer. Fan rose to fame in Asia in 1998-1999 with the mega-hit TV series My Fair Princess. In 2003, she starred in Cell Phone, which became the highest-grossing Chinese film of the year, winning a Hundred Flowers Award...
 
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Christina Schmidt
Christina Schmidt attended high school at Waterloo Oxford High School in Baden, Ontario and Cameron Heights Collegiate in Kitchener. She auditioned for and was picked from hundreds of Degrassi:The Next Generation hopefuls. Christina was cast as part of the original D:TNG cast for the leading role of Terri MacGregor...
 
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Jayne Brook
Actress, Gattaca
 
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Jennifer Tilly
Jennifer Tilly burst onto the scene playing the tone deaf Monica Moran in The Fabulous Baker Boys, and has been playing unforgettable characters ever since. She earned an Oscar nomination for her portrayal of the spectacularly untalented Olive Neal in Woody Allen's Bullets Over Broadway. She followed that up...
 
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Katie Melua
Soundtrack, The Tourist
 
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Katy Kurtzman
Older sister of actor Yano Anaya who played the little bully in A Christmas Story. Katy grew up in the San Fernando Valley. Graduated from James Monroe High School in 1983. Attended SWAS (School Within A School) while at Monroe. Katy played young Caroline Quiner Ingalls on the Little House on the Prairie series.
 
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Kristina Hughes
Actress, Old School
Kristina Hughes, a New England native and a firm believer that through hard work and perseverance one's acting career can flourish to "expected heights" while unveiling "unexpected roles". While growing up in Medford, Massachusetts and attending Lexington Christian Academy in the suburbs of Boston in her late teens...
 
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Lauren Bacall
Actress, The Big Sleep
Lauren Bacall was born Betty Joan Perske on September 16, 1924, in New York City. She is the daughter of Natalie Weinstein-Bacal, a Romanian Jewish immigrant, and William Perske, who was born in New Jersey, to Polish Jewish parents. Her family was middle-class, with her father working as a salesman and her mother as a secretary...
 
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Linda Henning
The daughter of veteran writer and TV producer Paul Henning and Ruth Henning, Linda originally studied to be a dancer before going into acting. After appearing in an uncredited role as one of the dancers in Bye Bye Birdie, she landed the role of Betty Jo on Petticoat Junction, on which she remained for its entire seven-year run -- and for which she is perhaps most famous...
 
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Loona
Soundtrack, Dirty Grandpa
 
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Madeline Zima
Madeline Zima began her acting career at the age of seven and has developed into a seasoned and diverse actress. Equally skilled at comedy and drama, she has worked continuously for several decades, in critically-acclaimed projects. She was born in New Haven, Connecticut, to parents Dennis and Marie...
 
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Michelle Lombardo
Actress, Click
Michelle Lombardo grew up in Glastonbury, Connecticut where she was the team captain of the volleyball team. She moved to LA where she soon found an apartment and a job as a hostess. In 2004 she moved to Los Angeles to pursue her acting career. Shortly after she booked the Sony feature film Click opposite Adam Sandler. In her spare time Michelle enjoys playing soccer with a coed team in LA.
 
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Molly Shannon
Molly Shannon has successfully become one of Hollywood's most sought-after talents on television and the silver screen. Shannon was born in Shaker Heights, Ohio, to Mary Margaret (Keating), a teacher, and James Francis Shannon, a sales manager. Her parents were both of Irish descent. She earned a BFA in drama from New York University's prestigious Tisch School of the Arts...
 
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Nancy Winslow
Nancy Winslow began her acting career when M. Night Shyamalan hand-picked her to be in his 2004 thriller "The Village" during her freshman year in high school. As a result of her work on that movie she has been a proud member of the Screen Actors Guild for numerous years. She didn't work in the industry again for while...
 
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RaMona Fleetwood
Makeup Department, Crash
RaMona Joy Fleetwood was born in New Mexico in 1956 where her father was the manager for the Federal Wildlife Refuge "Bosca Del Apache" by Socorro, New Mexico, and later raised on "Santa Anna National Wildlife Refuge" on the furthermost southern tip of the Rio Grande' river in Texas. RaMona rode rodeo early on and was training cutting horses and Appaloosas until 1977 when she divorced...
 
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Rachel Vanderiet
Actress, Charm
Rachel Vanderiet was raised in Europe until the age of 14. She was born in Texas but moved to Amsterdam at the age of 4. She later moved to Vienna and Moscow. Rachel graduated from a private high school in Florida in 2000. In high school, she took a drama class and was involved in the school plays....
 
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Sara Maraffino
Actress, Mistresses
Sara Maraffino is a Los Angeles-based actor originally from New York City. A working actor for more than 15 years in both New York and Los Angeles, with roles spanning across stage, television and screen, Sara brings uncompromising authenticity and honesty to the characters she plays. Prior to graduating high school...
 
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Sarah Pesto
Sarah Pesto was born in lovely Miami, Florida and moved around quite a bit during her early childhood, which is probably why she is such a restless person and constantly on the go. From Miami, she moved up to Augusta, Georgia and then to Tifton, Georgia, then finally settled in Gainesville "Home of the Florida Gators"...
 
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Skye Marcía
Costume and Wardrobe Department, Crab Orchard
 
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Stephanie Darakjian
Stephanie showed a passion for acting at a young age and starred in many plays locally and off-Broadway. She also had intense training from schools in NYC such as "The Academy Of Dramatic Arts", "The School For Film & Television", "Stella Adler" & "Upright Citizens Brigade". After landing commercials such as "McDonalds"...
 
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Thekla Reuten
Actress, In Bruges
As a young Dutch actress with numerous internationally acclaimed films under her belt and whose work has been twice Oscar nominated, Thekla Reuten is an undeniable front-runner in the new wave of European actresses lauded on the international stage and screen. Thekla first came to wide international...
 
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“ Born On September 16 ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
 
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“ Born On September 17 ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
 
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Anne Bancroft
Actress, The Graduate
Anne Bancroft was born on September 17, 1931 in the Bronx, New York, the daughter of Italian-American parents Michael Italiano (1905-2001), a dress pattern maker, and Mildred DiNapoli (1908-2010), a telephone operator. She made her cinema debut in Don't Bother to Knock in 1952 and over the next five years appeared in a lot of undistinguished movies as a supporting actress (like...
 
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Annie Deptula
Miscellaneous Crew, Pee Stains and Other Disasters
In 2003, Annie left college and moved to New York to work full-time as a fashion model. She has traveled the world working on the runways in Italy, Singapore, Tokyo and Hong Kong. Annie starred in the suspense thriller "Legacy" for director Olumide Odebunmi ("Smokin' Aces 2"). As an actor and model she has appeared in numerous television and print campaigns for clients such as Budweiser...
 
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Cassandra Peterson
Cassandra Peterson was born in Manhattan, Kansas, and grew up in Colorado Springs, Colorado. She began her career at age 17 as the youngest showgirl in Las Vegas history in the show "Vive Les Girls" at the Dunes Hotel. After receiving advice from "The King" himself, Elvis Presley, she traveled to Europe where she pursued a career as a singer and actor...
 
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Colleen Nystedt
Location Management, The Accused
Nystedt studied Urban Planning at the University of British Columbia until a twist of fate lead to an auspicious entry into the film business, (a film shot in the family home) and the rest is history. After 5 years as a freelance location manager, production manager and line producer, Nystedt's inspiration led her to found New City...
 
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Denyse Tontz
Denyse Tontz was born on September 17, 1994 in San Diego, California as Denyse Anne Marie Tontz. She is an actress and songwriter, known for The Fosters (2015), All My Children (2013), and most recently, USA's Paradise Pictures (2016). Having begun songwriting at the age of eleven, Tontz has developed an audience in both the film world and the music world.
 
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Emmanuelle Collinet
The actress Emmanuelle Collinet has a French name due to her French mother. Her German father and her mother live in Aachen, the city in which she was born and mostly went to school. After having lived in Paris for some time, she moved to Maastricht to study psychology at first and lived in Muenster in Germany finishing her studies for teacher training after wards...
 
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Eugenia Volodina
Born in 1984 in Kazan Russia, Eugenia Volodina is a top fashion model with an infinite amount of enviable campaigns and editorial work to her credit. A flawless beauty with refined features, her grace and delicacy has earned her much popularity in the fashion industry indefinitely congealing her name on top fashion houses and designers lists...
 
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Ilana Turner
Actress, Big Love
Ilana Turner was born and raised in the Washington, DC area. For work, she acts, writes and teaches Pilates. As an actress, Ilana has been in sketch comedy pilots for Sci Fi Channel and Spike TV and on HBO's "Big Love." She starred in the short film The Red Ace Cola Project, which was a BAFTA/LA finalist...
 
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Jennifer Peña
Beautiful singer, Jennifer Pena was born on September 17, 1983 in San Antonio, Texas to proud parents, Jaime & Mary Pena. She is of Mexican-American descent. When she was a baby, her family moved to Corpus Christi. She has two sisters, Janet & Jackie. Her sister Jackie was a Miss Texas Teen in 1994...
 
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Lorelei Llee
Costume and Wardrobe Department, Live by Night
 
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Lynne Griffin
Actress, Strange Brew
The talented Lynne Griffin started out on Canadian television in the early 1970s, then moved on to acting on stage. She is known for her work in Shakespearean plays and has frequently appeared at the Stratford Festival in Stratford, Ontario. She gave a notable performance in the television movie I'll Take Manhattan...
 
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Marci Michelle
Actress, 24
 
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Pat Crowley
A very pleasing and thoroughly enjoyable vision on 1950s film and 1960s TV, Patricia Crowley effortlessly lit up her surroundings with a warm, inviting personality and fresh-faced attractiveness that she still carries today. At her peak she courted top TV stardom in the mid-'60s as the beleaguered wife...
 
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Stacy Kamano
Actress, Baywatch
With a unique and exotic look, Stacy Kamano makes a stunning addition to the "Baywatch Hawaii" cast this season as local Hawaii lifeguard "Kekoa Tanaka." Since childhood, Stacy has spent considerable time behind the camera as a successful model and actress. Born and raised in Honolulu, Stacy comes from a multi-cultural background of Japanese...
 
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Sylvia Stewart
Curiousity and her love for film and TV led Ms. Stewart to an open call for background performers at 16 years old. Working as a movie extra gave her valuable on set experience and knowledge. Her time off set was spent modeling, acting in student films, singing in her own indie band and pursuing her studies in Business Administration and later in Literature...
 
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Tennille Williams
Actress, Ana's Story
Tennille is a native of Texas, who knew at the age of 7, her career focus would be in television and film. Born in Conroe, Texas, Tennille became a sitcom and soap opera fan by the age of 7yrs old, memorizing scenes from various TV shows and then performing them for her grandmother. At the age of 13...
 
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Tracy Dali
Tracy Dali is an internationally accomplished actress, writer, radio host, model, dancer, full-illusion magician and is probably the only producer in the entertainment industry who can claim the record of Playboy's Most Photographed Lingerie Model. Though she grew up in Tucson, Arizona as part of an Italian/Irish family...
 
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“ Born On September 17 ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
 
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Aisha Tyler
Actress, Archer
Aisha Tyler born September 18, 1970 is an American talk show host, actress, comedian, author, producer, writer, and director. She is known for portraying Andrea Marino in the first season of Ghost Whisperer, voicing Lana Kane in Archer, and portraying Mother Nature in the Santa Clause film series, as well as recurring roles in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Talk Soup.
 
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Alison Lohman
Alison Lohman was born in Palm Springs, California, to Diane (Dunham), a patisserie owner, and Gary Lohman, an architect. Her ancestry includes English, German, and Scottish. She grew up in a family with no showbiz connections but she always wanted to perform. By age 9, she had landed her first professional...
 
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Carrie Genzel
Actress, Watchmen
Hailing from Vancouver, Carrie Genzel has had a diverse career in both her native Canada and The United States. She has collaborated with such noted directors as Cameron Crowe, Terry Gilliam, Zack Snyder, Jon Avnet and Karyn Kusama, as well as a wide range of actors, from Al Pacino...
 
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Chloe Vevrier
Actress, Villa Vevrier
Andrea Irena Fischer was born on September 18, 1968 in East Berlin, East Germany. Fischer was born to conservative French and Czechoslovakian parents. Her family lived under the rule of the Communist-controlled East Germany government, which banned pornography and regulated sexuality in society. Fischer...
 
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Emily Galvin
Actress, Long Distance
Emily Galvin was born in Iowa City, Iowa, to the poets James Galvin and Jorie Graham. She was raised traveling between Iowa, Italy, and the mountains of Wyoming before attending Harvard in the class of 2004. She graduated from Harvard Magna Cum Laude with a degree in English and American Literature and Language.
 
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Greta Garbo
Actress, Ninotchka
Greta Garbo was born Greta Lovisa Gustafsson on September 18, 1905, in Stockholm, Sweden, to Anna Lovisa (Johansdotter), who worked at a jam factory, and Karl Alfred Gustafsson, a laborer. She was fourteen when her father died, which left the family destitute. Greta was forced to leave school and go to work in a department store...
 
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Jennifer Tisdale
Jennifer's acting credits include main characters in the movies The Hillside Strangler and Dark Ride. She had also a role in the MTV series Undressed. Guest star roles include Clubhouse, Raising Dad, Boston Public and other uncredited series. She is the sister of Ashley Tisdale, actress who plays "Maddie" on The Suite Life of Zack and Cody. Jennifer currently resides in Los Angeles, Ca.
 
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Justine Baker
Actress, Malevolence
Watch for this lady to follow in her family and cousins footsteps. First approached at age 4 by a scout as a model for Sear's Catalog. First television appearance at age 6. Continued acting and voice throughout school. Published poet in the 6th grade after being entered into a writer's contest unknowing and winning...
 
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Karen Bukolt
Actress, Pact
 
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Alexia Fast
Actress, Jack Reacher
Originally from Vancouver and bilingual in French, Alexia Fast first took an interest in acting at the early age of seven when she wrote, directed and starred in a short film entitled "The Red Bridge". At 11 years old, Alexia booked her very first feature film role. It was the Lionsgate feature "Fido", opposite Carrie Anne Moss. "Fido" premiered at Sundance and at the Toronto Film Festival...
 
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Emma Suárez
Actress, Julieta
Made her first film when she was 15 and from then on shared her time between studying dramatic art and performing in plays, films and TV productions. However it was not until the 1990s that she began to make her worthiest appearances in films directed by Julio Medem (Vacas, La Ardilla Roja and Tierra)...
 
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Shabana Azmi
Actress, Neerja
One of the leading lights of the now-largely-defunct Indian New Wave, Shabana Azmi (alongside the late Smita Patil) was one of the main female actors who dominated the films of the so-called "Parallel Cinema" in India in the 1970s and 1980s. Born to noted Urdu progressive poet and lyricist Kaifi Azmi and theatre actress Shaukat Azmi...
 
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