Bob Hastings got his show business start in radio after WWII as the voice of "Archie Andrews" in the show of the same name (a spin-off of the Archie Comics series) on the Mutual Broadcasting System. The good-looking Hastings made the transition to television smoothly in 1949 in early galactic-action series like Captain Video and His Video Rangers
and Atom Squad
“ Hastings would have made a good Benny Hill in a film of the late comedian Hill. ” - gattonero975
He was born Alfred Hawthorn Hill. It was his grandfather who introduced him to Burlesque Shows and the theatre from where the young Benny Hill was to draw much of his comic inspiration. After his national service with the army during WW2, Benny came to London, adopted the stage name Benny Hill (in homage to his all time favourite comedian Jack Benny
) and began appearing in variety shows...
Jeri Ryan was born Jeri Lynn Zimmerman on February 22, 1968 in Munich, West Germany, to Sharon, a social worker, and Gerhard Florian Zimmerman, a Master Sergeant in the U.S. Army. She and her brother Mark grew up on several military bases, including Kansas, Maryland, Georgia and Texas. Finally, at the age of 11...
“ Jeri could make an appearance as another lost sister of Laurie's "Andrea" character on "The Walking Dead"! lol ” - gattonero975
Laurie Holden was born Heather Laurie Holden in Los Angeles, California, to actors Glenn Corbett
and Adrienne Ellis
. When she was five, her parents divorced, and her mother married director Michael Anderson
. Laurie then split her time between L.A. and Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Holden traveled the world with her family on various locations growing up...
Brina Palencia was born as Brina Michelle Palencia. She is an Honduran-American actress and director, known for One Piece (1999), Dragon Ball Z Kai (2009), The Walking Dead (2010), and Star-Crossed (2014). Growing up, she split her time between Honduras and the United States. She is fluent in both English and Spanish.
“ She and McGovern have the same beautiful eyes and lips. They should do a film together as femme fatales. ” - gattonero975
Daughter of a law professor at Northwestern University, she moved with her family to Los Angeles when he transferred to the University of California at Los Angeles (U.C.L.A.). She began acting in school plays at North Hollywood High, graduated from The Oakwood School and then continued her stage training...
“ Jason could star in the new Pineapple Express movie! as James long lost bro! lol ” - gattonero975
Known for his breakthrough starring role on Freaks and Geeks
, James Franco was born in Palo Alto, California on April 19, 1978. His mother, Betsy Franco
, is Jewish, and his father, Douglas Eugene "Doug" Franco, was of Portuguese and Swedish descent, and ran a Silicon Valley business. James's mother, a writer, has occasionally acted...
“ Barnwell would be perfect to star in a movie as the former First Lady ” - gattonero975
Oldest of 3 children born to Hugh and Dorothy Rodham. She grew up in Illinois, and attended Wellesley College. After graduating in 1969, she attended Yale Law School. She practiced law in Little Rock, while working on behalf of children as Arkansas First Lady. Since becoming First Lady in 1993, she has continued her work in children's issues and human rights...
“ Collins should come out of retirement and she could play Connelly's daughter ” - gattonero975
Jennifer Connelly was born in the Catskill Mountains, New York, to Ilene (Schuman), a dealer of antiques, and Gerard Connelly, a clothing manufacturer. Her father had Irish and Norwegian ancestry, and her mother was from a Jewish immigrant family. Jennifer grew up in Brooklyn Heights, just across the Brooklyn Bridge from Manhattan...
Rose McGowan is an American actress and director, known for her contribution to independent film. Since the age of nineteen, she has appeared in acclaimed films by Gregg Araki, Wes Craven, Brian De Palma, Robert Rodriguez and Quentin Tarantino. In 2014, her directorial debut Dawn
was nominated for the Short Film Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival...
“ On this pic alone, they should have Rose play Michael in a upcoming biography movie of the late great superstar! ” - gattonero975
Michael Joseph Jackson was born in Gary, Indiana on August 29, 1958, and entertained audiences nearly his entire life. His father, Joe Jackson
, had been a guitarist, but was forced to give up his musical ambitions following his marriage to Katherine Jackson
(née Katherine Esther Scruse). Together...
“ Toussaint should have been used as a young Sarah Connor in the latest Terminator movie. ” - gattonero975
Linda Carroll Hamilton was born on September 26, 1956 in Salisbury, Maryland, to Barbara K. (Holt) and Carroll Stanford Hamilton, a physician. Following Wicomico High School, she studied for two years at Washington College in Chestertown, Maryland, before moving on to acting studies in New York. In New York...
“ McDonald and Demetri should play brothers on film ” - gattonero975
Dave Davis is known for his work on "True Detective", "The Walking Dead", "The Big Short", numerous films with the SyFy channel, and leading the titular role in MTV's "Ladies Man': A Made Movie". Davis began his career in Shakespeare, later deciding to focus on film. Living between LA and L.A., Dave produces original music...
“ he could do a film with Dillon as a brother or cousin ” - gattonero975
Matt Dillon's successful film career has spanned over three decades and has showcased his wide range of dramatic and comedic talents. Dillon displayed his versatility with an arresting performance co-starring as a racist cop in the critically acclaimed Paul Haggis film Crash. This role earned him nominations for an Academy award...
“ He and Hoult should do a film together as brothers ” - gattonero975
“ Landi and Russo should make a film together as brothers like in a Brotherhood series like type of situation. ” - gattonero975
A Manhattan-born character player who attended New York University, actor James Russo wrote and starred in a prize-winning short film, "The Candy Store", while attending college. His first big film break was as a convenience store robber in Fast Times at Ridgemont High
. Possessed with a stare that can bring shivers down one's back...
Nick Blaemire was born in Washington, DC. He grew up in Bethesda, MD, where he began doing theater at a young age, and continued until he was accepted to the University of Michigan's music program, where he graduated in 2006. He subsequently moved to New York City until he got his first Equity job touring the country in "Altar Boyz," an Off-Broadway musical spoof of boy bands...
“ Nick could play as Anderson in Cooper's life story... ” - gattonero975
Actor Jeff Daniels was born in Athens, Georgia, but was raised in Chelsea, Michigan. He is the son of Marjorie J. (Ferguson) and Robert Lee Daniels, who owned The Chelsea Lumber Company and was also mayor of Chelsea. Jeff attended Central Michigan University, but became involved in acting and dropped out to pursue a career as an actor...
“ Derek actually got to play Jeff Daniels as a younger version of him in Daniel's "Harry Dunne" character in Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd ” - gattonero975
“ Eric got to play a younger version of Carry's "Lloyd Christmas" in Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd ” - gattonero975
Jim Carrey, Canadian-born and a U.S. citizen since 2004, is an actor and producer famous for his rubbery body movements and flexible facial expressions. The two-time Golden Globe-winner rose to fame as a cast member of the Fox sketch comedy In Living Color
but leading roles in Ace Ventura: Pet Detective
, Dumb & Dumber
and The Mask
established him as a bankable comedy actor...
“ Daniel could do the sequel to "Scarface" as Tony Montana's little brother! lol ” - gattonero975
Al Pacino received his first Best Actor Oscar nomination for Serpico (1973); he was also nominated for The Godfather Part II, Dog Day Afternoon (1975) and ...And Justice for All (1979) and won the award in 1993 for his performance as a blind Lieutenant Colonel in Scent of a Woman (1992). For his performances in The Godfather...
Tiffany Sander McKenzie
Tiffany Sander McKenzie was born in Ligonier, Pennsylvania. She graduated with honors from Westminster College in 1998. She also attended Regents College, European Business School in London, England where she worked for NBC's European Headquarters. Tiffany appeared in 4 episodes of HGTV's "My House is Worth What?" as a featured guest Realtor.
“ McKenzie and Perrine should definitely do a film together as sisters. ” - gattonero975
“ Lipton could be Wilson's twin brother in the Insidious series lol ” - gattonero975
Patrick Joseph Wilson was born in Norfolk, Virginia and raised in St. Petersburg, Florida, the son of Mary Kathryn (Burton), a voice teacher and professional singer, and John Franklin Wilson, a news anchor. Wilson has a B.F.A. in Drama from Carnegie-Mellon University. His theater work has produced many nominations and awards...
“ Johnson and McBride not only look-a-like, but are almost the same in height!. Johnson is 6'8" and McBride is 6'5" ” - gattonero975
Matt Landers, a graduate of Notre Dame High School, worked his first professional season as an actor at the Surflight Summer Theater in Beach Haven, New Jersey, in 1969. He studied at the Boston Conservatory of Music and appeared as Jesus in "Godspell" in his first Equity performance at the Wilbur Theater in Boston...
“ Landers is the most obvious choice to play Dr. Loomis in any Halloween reboot. He has the same steely lite blue eyes as the late great Pleasence. ” - gattonero975
Balding, quietly-spoken, of slight build and possessed of piercing blue eyes -- often peering out from behind round, steel-rimmed glasses -- Donald Pleasence had the necessary physical attributes which make a great screen villain. In the course of his lengthy career, he relished playing the obsessed...
“ Brolins long lost brother! ” - gattonero975
Josh Brolin is an American actor. His first role was in the 1985 film The Goonies. Since then he has appeared in a wide number of films, and is best known for his work as Llewellyn Moss in No Country for Old Men, young Agent K in Men in Black 3, George W. Bush in W. and Dan White in Milk, for which he received Academy Award and SAG Award nominations for Best Supporting Actor...
Cullen G. Chambers
Cullen G. Chambers, a multidimensional, fascinating, captivating actor, author, writer, producer, filmmaker and New Media entrepreneur residing in Los Angeles, California. Cullen Chambers has been a member of the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) and the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists (AFTRA)...
“ Freeman's long lost love child! ” - gattonero975
With an authoritative voice and calm demeanor, this ever popular American actor has grown into one of the most respected figures in modern US cinema. Morgan was born on June 1, 1937 in Memphis, Tennessee, to Mayme Edna (Revere), a teacher, and Morgan Porterfield Freeman, a barber. The young Freeman...
“ Dellanos and Figura could be sisters! ” - gattonero975
“ North and Diehl as brothers in a film would be so cool. ” - gattonero975
Performer whose career has spanned over 30 years. Particularly called upon to play various delinquents, wackos and psychos in his earlier years, he has matured into a fine screen character actor. His career began in the early 80s with a number of bit parts in movies such as Escape from New York
with Kurt Russell
“ Twan looks like Tim's lost long son or brother! ” - gattonero975
Timothy James Curry was born on April 19, 1946 in Grappenhall, Cheshire, England. His mother, Maura Patricia (Langmead), was a school secretary, and his father, James Curry, was a Methodist Royal Navy chaplain. Curry studied Drama and English at Birmingham University, from which he graduated with Combined Honors...
“ Ewing and Dinklage could play each other's siblings in a comedy involving one tall brother protecting the smaller , but older, brother. ” - gattonero975
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...
“ Gjesdal and Cox as evil twin sisters. ” - gattonero975
Courteney Cox was born on June 15th, 1964 in Birmingham, Alabama, into an affluent Southern family. She is the daughter of Courteney (Bass) and Richard Lewis Cox (1930-2001), a businessman. She was the baby of the family with two older sisters (Virginia and Dottie) and an older brother, Richard, Jr...
“ Ppeter could do a film on the life of Keenan playing him ” - gattonero975
“ he and Rex could play twin brothers easily! ” - gattonero975
“ He and Wilson could play father and son! ” - gattonero975
Handsome Texan Luke Cunningham Wilson was born in Dallas in 1971, to Irish-American parents originally from Massachusetts. The son of Laura (Cunningham), a photographer, and Robert Andrew Wilson, an advertising executive, he was raised with two brothers, Owen Wilson
(the middle one) and Andrew Wilson
(the eldest one)...
“ Kurtis and Reilly should do a movie together as real step brothers lol ” - gattonero975
John C. Reilly
Character actor, dramatic leading man, or hilarious comic foil? With an astonishing range of roles already under his belt, John C. Reilly has played a eclectic host of rich characters to great effect over the years, from seedy ne'er-do-wells, to lovable, good-natured schlepps. The fifth of six children...
“ He and Astin could be father and son or brothers... ” - gattonero975
Known as an actor of striking range and depth, Michael Medeiros won critical acclaim as Tennessee Williams in Goodman Theatre's bold re-imagining of Camino Real. The previous year he was The Russian Political Officer in X-Men First Class and the contract killer, Solnick in Person Of Interest. Crossing effortlessly between stage and screen...
“ Medeiros even sounds like Eastwood! The same delivery also! ” - gattonero975
Perhaps the icon of macho movie stars, and a living legend, Clint Eastwood has become a standard in international cinema. Born May 31, 1930 in San Francisco, the elder of two children in a middle-class family, Eastwood finished high school at the comparatively late age of 19 and worked odd jobs for several years before enrolling at Los Angeles City College...
“ Faulkner has the same steely evil eyes as the late great Van Cleef. He and Michael Medeiros should do an update of "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" with the real Clint Eastwood directing it! ” - gattonero975
Lee Van Cleef
One of the great movie villains, Clarence Leroy Van Cleef, Jr. was born in Somerville, New Jersey, to Marion Lavinia (Van Fleet) and Clarence LeRoy Van Cleef, Sr. His parents were both of Dutch ancestry. Van Cleef started out as an accountant. He served in the U.S. Navy aboard minesweepers and subchasers during World War II...
“ Faubel should do the Randy Travis story as Randy! ” - gattonero975
Brendan Fehr was raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. He and his two sisters were raised by his mother, a case manager at the Stony Mountain Correctional Insitute. In Vancouver for a wedding in 1997, he dropped by Look Talent Management to inquire about quick-cash modelling assignments. Manager Jim Sheasgreen suggested he try TV acting instead...
“ if they ever make a prequel or sequel to "Lost" , Fehr should be up for the Fox part as a younger version perhaps. ” - gattonero975
Matthew Chandler Fox was born in Abington, Pennsylvania. His mother, Loretta B. (Eagono), was a schoolteacher, and his father, Francis G. Fox, was a consultant for an oil company, who raised longhorn cattle and horses and grew barley for Coors beer. He has Italian (from his maternal grandfather), English...
“ Cecere could do a brother or Chiklis himself in a remake of Chiklis's TV series "The Commish". ” - gattonero975
Educated at Boston University's School for the Arts, majoring in acting, before moving to New York City. Michael has numerous theater credits including the roles of Stanley in A Streetcar Named Desire and Touchstone in Shakespeare's As You Like It.
Rose Byrne was born in Balmain, Sydney, Australia. She is the daughter of Jane, a primary school administrator, and Robin Byrne, a semi-retired statistician and market researcher. She landed her first role in a movie, Dallas Doll
, when she was 15 years old. Since then, Rose has appeared in a variety of Australian televisions shows including Heartbreak High
“ Byrne playing Ryder as the shop-lifting star who is a kleptomaniac. ” - gattonero975
Winona Ryder was born Winona Laura Horowitz in Olmsted County, Minnesota, and was named after a nearby town, Winona, Minnesota. She is the daughter of Cynthia (Istas), an author and video producer, and Michael Horowitz, a publisher and bookseller. Her father's family is Russian Jewish and Romanian Jewish...
“ Pete's long lost brother! ” - gattonero975
Born in Chiswick, London just ten days after the German surrender in 1945, Townshend grows up in a typical middle-class home. His parents, Cliff and Betty Townshend, are both musicians, and as a child he accompanies them on dance band tours. Townshend starts playing guitar at 12. He goes to art school and...
Oscar nominated make-up artist Stephen Prouty is known for his work on Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa (2013), Zombieland (2009), and How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000). He formed FusionFX in 2014 in an effort to provide state of the art makeup effects services that are tailored to individual productions in the ever evolving entertainment industry.
“ Prouty could do Animal 2 or Deuce Bigalow's long lost brother! ” - gattonero975
Before becoming an actor, Gregory Cruz held a variety of jobs, including telemarketing and construction. Outside of acting, Gregory Cruz studied karate and developed an interest in Pilates, studying both to the level of instructor. His background and athletic endeavors help him keep focused and committed to his first love, acting...
“ Cruz is like a poor man's versiion of Phillips and tougher looking. ” - gattonero975
“ Watters and Martinez could do father and son type of film. ” - gattonero975
“ Ethan & Watters should play brothers and Martinez their father ” - gattonero975
Dean Allen Jones
Dean Allen Jones was born on April 3, 1974, to parents, Doyle, a factory worker in Marion, North Carolina, and Bonita Jones, an elementary school teacher in the Avery County school system. He grew up with one brother and two sisters in western North Carolina and graduated from Avery County High School in the summer of 1992...
“ Dean and Paul could play brothers! ” - gattonero975
Born in Hawaii, raised in Alameda, California, and trained primarily in Theater in the San Francisco Bay Area, performing in over 75 plays and/or musicals before moving to Hollywood, and attaining his 1st ever TV credit. Also, an active Theater director with over 35 credits, and has been associated with Noah Wyle's prestigious 'The Blank Theater Company' for over 10 years...
“ Rogge and Smitrovich could easily play siblings in a cop/thriller type film. ” - gattonero975
Connecticut-born actor Bill Smitrovich (on May 16, 1947) started his acting career rather late. A Masters degree holder from Smith College and a former acting teacher at the University of Massachusetts, the hefty actor earned his big break in an understudy role in the world premiere of Arthur Miller
's "The American Clock" at the Spoleto Festival...
Mark Carr was born in Puyallup, Washington to Thomas ('42-'88) and Judith Carr. A lifelong performer, Mark started acting professionally after college, earning his AEA, AFTRA, and SAG cards in short order. After cutting his teeth as a storyteller and performer he moved behind the camera. Mark now lives...
“ Carr and Fogler could star in "Hangover 4"! as Zach Galifianakis's long lost brothers! ” - gattonero975
Cherubic actor and singer Dan Fogler was born October 20, 1976 in Brooklyn, New York, to Shari, a teacher of English, and Richard Fogler, a surgeon. His brother, Jason, is a clinical psychologist. Fogler established himself with his role of William Barfee in the Broadway musical hit "The 25th Annual...
“ Talbott should come out of retirement and do Chris Penn in a movie about the late actors life. ” - gattonero975
Christopher Shannon Penn was born on October 10, 1965 in Los Angeles, California, the third son of actress Eileen Ryan
(née Annucci) and director, actor, and writer Leo Penn
. His siblings are musician Michael Penn
and actor Sean Penn
. His father was from a Lithuanian Jewish/Russian Jewish family, and his mother is of half Italian and half Irish descent...
Kelly Cole Childers
Kelly Cole is the daughter of August Reid Cole and Kathy Marie Cole. She has one sibling, David Lynn Cole. She has done background work in such productions as "Dawson's Creek", "A Walk to Remember", "Going to California" and "Black Knight". Her most visible scenes are in "Black Knight" where she resembles Princess Leia from "Star Wars"...
“ Childers could do the Barkin part in a update or remake of Barkin's breakthrough hit, 1989's "Sea of Love". ” - gattonero975
Offbeat, unconventionally pretty, and utterly mesmerizing, Ellen Barkin was born in 1954 in the Bronx, New York, to Evelyn (Rozin), a hospital administrator, and Sol Barkin, a chemical salesman. Her parents were both from Russian Jewish families. Raised in the South Bronx and Queens, New York area,...
Daniella Alonso was born in New York City, to a large family of Puerto Rican, Peruvian, and Japanese descent, and was raised in an all-women household. At age fifteen, she was discovered by the Ford Modeling Agency, and began booking jobs for teen magazines like Seventeen, YM, and Teen, which led to her booking commercials for Clairol...
“ Alonso, Burke and Soto could be the new Charlie's Angels as 3 sisters who work together as detectives! ” - gattonero975
Brooke Burke-Charvet is a host, actress, television personality, fashion designer and entrepreneur. Brooke is recognized for first winning, and then going on to Co- Host 8 seasons of the iconic, "Dancing With The Stars." Recently, Brooke dove back into world of sitcom's playing a recurring role as Joey Lawrence's ex-girlfriend in the ABC Family Network's hit sitcom...
Born to a Puerto Rican family in Brooklyn, Talisa was raised there and in Massachusetts. She started modeling at age 15 and has appeared on the covers of "Vogue," "Mademoiselle," "Glamour," and "Self," as well as in a "Sports Illustrated" swimsuit issue. She has been making film appearances since 1988, beginning with Spike of Bensonhurst
“ Santino and Priestley should do a film together as brothers. ” - gattonero975