Best Series Actors and Actresses

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Patrick Stewart
Sir Patrick Stewart was born in Mirfield, Yorkshire, England, to Gladys (Barrowclough), a textile worker and weaver, and Alfred Stewart, who was in the army. He was a member of various local drama groups from about age 12. He left school at age 15 to work as a junior reporter on a local paper; he quit when his editor told him he was spending too much time at the theatre and not enough working...
“ Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987-94) as Captain Jean-Luc Picard ” - Anautix
 
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Jonathan Frakes
Jonathan Scott Frakes was born on August 19, 1952 in Bellefonte, in central Pennsylvania. He is the son of Doris J. (Yingling) and Dr. James R. Frakes, a professor. His parents moved with Jonathan and his younger brother Daniel to Bethlehem in eastern Pennsylvania. There, his father taught English at Lehigh University...
“ Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987-94) as Commander William T. Riker ” - Anautix
 
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Brent Spiner
Brent Spiner, whose primary claim to fame is his portrayal of the beloved android Data on the television series Star Trek: The Next Generation, was born and raised in Houston, Texas. His parents, Sylvia (Schwartz) and Jack Spiner, owned and operated a furniture store, and were both from Jewish immigrant families (from Austria...
“ Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987-94) as Lt. Commander Data ” - Anautix
 
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Marina Sirtis
Marina Sirtis was born in London, England, to Greek parents, Despina (Yianniri), a tailor's assistant, and John Sirtis. Her parents did not want her to become an actress. As soon as Marina completed high school, she applied to the Guildhall School of Music and Drama secretly. After her graduation, she worked in musical theater...
“ Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987-94) as Counselor Deanna Troi ” - Anautix
 
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Richard Dean Anderson
The future MacGyver and Stargate SG-1 star was born on January 23, 1950, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His father, Stuart Anderson, was a teacher at a local high school and his mother, Jocelyn, was an artist who was talented in both sculpting and painting. He and his two younger brothers, Thomas John and James Stuart...
“ MacGyver (1985-92) as MacGyver
Stargate SG-1 (1997-2007) as Jack O’Neill ” - Anautix
 
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Amanda Tapping
Actress, Stargate SG-1
Born In England, raised in Canada. BFA Acting University of Windsor. Amanda spent 12 seasons on Stargate SG-1 and its spin-offs, Stargate: Atlantis and SGU Stargate Universe, as "Samantha Carter". She then took on the lead role of "Dr. Helen Magnus" on the television series Sanctuary, a project she had been nurturing from its inception on the internet...
“ Stargate SG-1 (1997-2007) as Samantha Carter
Sanctuary (2008-2011) as Dr. Helen Magnus ” - Anautix
 
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“ Stargate SG-1 (1997-2007) as Dr. Daniel Jackson ” - Anautix
 
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“ Spartacus: Blood and Sand (2010-2013, season 1) as Spartacus

He played Spartacus in the first season of 'Spartacus: Blood and Sand' so perfect, that Liam McIntyre, who replaced him in the next seasons, struggled to match his performance. Sadly Andy Whitfield died because of cancer. He could have had a promising career. ” - Anautix
 
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Liam McIntyre
Liam McIntyre is an Australian actor best known for playing the lead role in the Starz television series Spartacus: Vengeance and Spartacus: War of the Damned. McIntyre began his career acting mainly in short films, before performing guest roles in Australia's popular television series Rush and Neighbours...
“ Spartacus: Blood and Sand (2010-2013, season 2-3) as Spartacus

The new Spartacus after Andy Whitfield's death. His performance in season 2 started weak but it improved more and more. In season 3 he was finally a worthy successor to Andy. He was especially authentic in his role as an intelligent leader. ” - Anautix
 
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Dustin Clare
Dustin Clare is an award winning Australian actor. Dustin Clare made his feature debut opposite Geoffrey Rush and Judy Davis in Fred Schepisi's The Eye of the Storm, which premiered at the Melbourne International Film Festival and screened in Special Presentation at the 2011 Toronto International Film Festival...
“ Spartacus: Gods of the Arena (2011) as Gannicus
Spartacus (2010-2013, season 2-3) as Gannicus ” - Anautix
 
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Manu Bennett
Gracing international covers such as Muscle and Fitness and Men's Health Manu Bennett is capturing the attention of filmmakers and fans with his extraordinary presence and talent. Of Maori, Irish and Scottish descent and born in Rotorua, New Zealand to singer Ted Bennett and bikini model Jean Bennett...
“ Spartacus (2010-2013, season 1-3) as Crixus
Spartacus: Gods of the Arena (2011) as Crixus ” - Anautix
 
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Peter Mensah
Actor, Avatar
Peter Mensah has been doing martial arts since he was 6 years old, growing up in St. Albans, England, just north of London. A former engineer, Mensah came to Canada 11 years ago. He'd worked for British Gas developing gas fields at Morecambe Bay and had done theatre in school. He comes from an academic family...
“ Spartacus (2010-2013, season 1-2) as Drago/Oenomaus/Doctore
Spartacus: Gods of the Arena (2011) ” - Anautix
 
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“ Spartacus (2010-2013, season 1-3) as Agron ” - Anautix
 
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John Hannah
Actor, The Mummy
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...
“ Spartacus (2010-2013, season 1) as Quintus Lentulus Batiatus
Spartacus: Gods of the Arena (2011) ” - Anautix
 
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Viva Bianca
Actress, X
Viva Bianca, daughter of Polish composer Cezary Skubiszewski, was born in Australia on November 17, 1983. Now a writer and filmmaker, having graduated from the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, Viva began her career as an actress. Bianca is probably best known for her role as the wealthy and devious Ilithyia in the first two seasons of the Starz original series Spartacus: War of the Damned...
“ Spartacus (2010-2013, season 1-2) as Ilithyia
Spartacus: Gods of the Arena (2011) ” - Anautix
 
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Simon Merrells
Essex boy Simon is the elder of the two acting Merrells brothers, born in 1965, three years before his sibling Jason. Though there was no acting background in the family both boys were keen to tread the boards at an early age, attending Saturday morning drama classes, then a Sylvia Young school, and...
“ Spartacus (2010-2013, season 3) as Marcus Licinius Crassus ” - Anautix
 
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“ Spartacus (2010-2013, season 3) as Julius Caesar ” - Anautix
 
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Anson Mount
Anson is an American actor, born in Mount Prospect, IL and grew up in White Bluff, Tennessee. His mother is Nancy Smith, a former professional golfer. His father Anson Adams Mount II was one of the original contributing editors to Playboy magazine. Anson has an older brother Anson Adams III and a sister Kristin from his father's first marriage...
“ Hell on Weels (2011- ) as Cullen Bohannan ” - Anautix
 
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Common
First known as a rapper who became one of the more prominent voices in hip-hop's new millennium renaissance, Common later transitioned into acting. He was born in Chicago, and is the son of educator Dr. Mahalia Ann Hines and Lonnie Lynn, an ABA basketball player turned youth counselor. On October 6...
“ Hell on Weels (2011- ) as Elam Ferguson ” - Anautix
 
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“ Hell on Weels (2011- ) as Lily Bell ” - Anautix
 
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Bryan Cranston
Bryan Lee Cranston was born on March 7, 1956 in Hollywood, California, to Audrey Peggy Sell, a radio actress, and Joe Cranston, an actor and former amateur boxer. His maternal grandparents were German, and his father was of Austrian, German, Irish and Jewish ancestry. He was raised partly by his grandparents...
“ Braking Bad (2008-13) as Walter White ” - Anautix
 
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Aaron Paul
Aaron Paul was born Aaron Paul Sturtevant in Emmett, Idaho, to Darla (Haynes) and Robert Sturtevant, a retired Baptist minister. While growing up, Paul took part in church programs, and performed in plays. He attended Centennial High School in Boise, Idaho. It was there, in eighth grade, that Aaron decided he wanted to become an actor...
“ Braking Bad (2008-13) as Jesse Pinkman ” - Anautix
 
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Dale Midkiff
Dale Midkiff attended Edgewood high school and Salisbury University in Salisbury, Maryland, before moving to New York to work as a waiter while pursuing his acting career. His breakthrough role was when he landed the role of Elvis in the made-for-TV movie Elvis and Me. He later starred in Pet Sematary with Fred Gwynne and Love Potion No. 9 with Sandra Bullock...
“ Time Trax (1993) as Darien Lambert ” - Anautix
 
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Dominic West
Actor, 300
“ The Wire (2002-08, seasons 1-5) as Det. James 'Jimmy' McNulty ” - Anautix
 
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Idris Elba
An only child, Idrissa Akuna Elba was born and raised in London, England. His father, Winston, is from Sierra Leone and worked at Ford Dagenham; his mother, Eve, is from Ghana and had a clerical duty. Idris attended school in Canning Town, where he first became involved in acting, before he dropped out...
“ The Wire (2002-08, seasons 1-3) as Russel „Stringer“ Bell ” - Anautix
 
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“ The Wire (2002-08, seasons 1-5) as Reginald „Bubbles“ Cousins ” - Anautix
 
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Michael Kenneth Williams
Michael Kenneth Williams was born in Brooklyn, to an African-American father from South Carolina and a Bahamian mother from Nassau. He was raised in the Vandaveer housing projects in East Flatbush, Brooklyn, New York City, and attended George Westinghouse Career and Technical Education High School. According to a DNA analysis, he is partly descended from the Mende people of Sierra Leone...
“ The Wire (2002-08, seasons 1-5) as Omar Little
Boardwalk Empire (2010– , seasons 1- ) as Chalky White ” - Anautix
 
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Steve Buscemi
Actor, Fargo
Steve Buscemi was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Dorothy (Wilson), a restaurant hostess, and John Buscemi, a sanitation worker. He is of Italian (father) and English, Dutch, and Irish (mother) descent. He became interested in acting during his last year of high school. After graduating, he moved to Manhattan to study acting with John Strasberg...
“ Boardwalk Empire (2010– , seasons 1- ) as Enoch 'Nucky' Thompson ” - Anautix
 
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Michael Shannon
Michael Corbett Shannon was born and raised in Lexington, Kentucky, the son of Geraldine Hine, a lawyer, and Donald Sutherlin Shannon, an accounting professor at DePaul University. His grandfather was entomologist Raymond Corbett Shannon. Shannon began his professional stage career in Chicago. His first acting role was in "Winterset" at the Illinois Theatre Center...
“ Boardwalk Empire (2010– , seasons 1- ) as Agent Nelson Van Alden ” - Anautix
 
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Gretchen Mol
Actress, Rounders
Gretchen Mol was born November 8, 1972, in Deep River, Connecticut, the daughter of a school principal and his artist wife. Deep River is a small community located on the Chester Bowles Highway (Rt. 9), nine miles northwest of Old Saybrook (home of the legendary Katharine Hepburn), within commuting distance of New York City...
“ Boardwalk Empire (2010– , seasons 1- ) as Gillian Darmody ” - Anautix
 
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Michael Pitt
Michael Carmen Pitt (born April 10, 1981) is an American actor, model and musician. A casting agent, whom Pitt mistook as a police officer attempting to arrest him, noticed him and recommended him for a guest role on the television series Dawson's Creek (he played Henry Parker in 15 episodes between 1999 and 2000)...
“ Boardwalk Empire (2010– , seasons 1-2) as James 'Jimmy' Darmody ” - Anautix
 
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“ Boardwalk Empire (2010– , seasons 1-2) as Angela Darmody ” - Anautix
 
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“ Boardwalk Empire (2010– , seasons 2- ) as Richard Harrow ” - Anautix
 
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Andrew Lincoln
Andrew Lincoln is a British actor. Lincoln spent his early childhood in Hull, Yorkshire before his family relocated to Bath, Somerset when he was age 10. He was educated at Beechen Cliff School in Bath, and then the prestigious Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London. His father is a civil engineer...
“ The Walking Dead (2010- , season 1- ) as Rick Grimes ” - Anautix
 
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Norman Reedus
Norman Reedus was born in Hollywood, Florida, to Marianne and Norman Reedus. He is of Italian (from his paternal grandmother), English, Scottish, and Irish descent. Norman's first film was in 'Guillermo Del Toro''s 1997 horror thriller Mimic, where he played the character Jeremy. He has also played roles in the films "Floating"...
“ The Walking Dead (2010- , season 2- ) as Daryl Dixon ” - Anautix
 
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Jon Bernthal
Jon Bernthal was born and raised in Washington D.C., the son of Joan (Marx) and Eric Bernthal, a lawyer. His grandfather was musician Murray Bernthal. Jon went to study at The Moscow Art Theatre School, in Moscow, Russia, where he also played professional baseball in the European professional baseball federation...
“ The Walking Dead (2010- , season 1-2) as Shane Walsh ” - Anautix
 
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David Duchovny
David William Duchovny was born on August 7, 1960, in New York City, New York, USA. His father, Amram Ducovny, was a writer and publicist who was from a family of Jewish immigrants (from Ukraine and Poland), and worked for the American Jewish Committee. His mother, Margaret (Miller), was a Scottish-born school teacher...
“ The X Files (1993-2002) as Fox Mulder ” - Anautix
 
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Gillian Anderson
Actress, The X-Files
Gillian Anderson was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Rosemary Alyce (Lane), a computer analyst, and Homer Edward Anderson III, who owned a film post-production company. She has English, German, and Irish ancestry. Gillian started her career as a member of an amateur actor group while at high school. In 1987...
“ The X Files (1993-2002) as Dana Scully ” - Anautix
 
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Jared Padalecki
Jared Padalecki was born in San Antonio, Texas, to Sherri (Kammer), a teacher of English, and Gerald Padalecki, a tax accountant. He is of Polish (father) and German, English, Scottish, and French (mother) descent. Jared started to take acting lessons when he was 12. Then, he won the "Claim to Fame" Contest in 1999 and got to appear on the Teen Choice awards...
“ Supernatural (2005- ) as Sam Winchester ” - Anautix
 
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Jensen Ackles
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...
“ Supernatural (2005- ) as Dean Winchester ” - Anautix
 
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Wentworth Miller
Wentworth Miller is a compelling and critically acclaimed actor whose credits span both television and feature film. Wentworth Earl Miller III was born June 2, 1972 in Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, England, to American parents, Joy Marie (Palm), a special education teacher, and Wentworth Earl Miller II...
“ Prison Break (2005-09) as Michael Scofield ” - Anautix
 
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Dominic Purcell
At the age of two, Dominic and his family moved from England to Sydney's Bondi and then moved to the Western Suburbs. After becoming a landscape gardener, he soon tired of the profession and, whilst watching the war movie Platoon, decided to become an actor. Due to his working-class background...
“ Prison Break (2005-09) as Lincoln Burrows ” - Anautix
 
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Robert Knepper
Robert Knepper, the son of a veterinarian, was born in Fremont, Ohio, and was raised in Maumee (near Toledo). When he was growing up, his mother worked in the props department for the community theater, and because of her involvement, he became interested in acting. Robert began his career in theater in his hometown before majoring in theater at Northwestern University...
“ Prison Break (2005-09) as Theodore 'T-Bag' Bagwell ” - Anautix
 
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William Fichtner
A small-town guy with a big heart, William Fichtner has been captivating the hearts of Western New Yorkers for decades. Bill was born in 1956 on Long Island, New York, to Patricia A. (Steitz) and William E. Fichtner. He is of German, Irish, and English descent. Fichtner was raised in Cheektowaga, and graduated from Maryvale High School in 1974...
“ Prison Break (2005-09) as Alex Mahone ” - Anautix
 
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Joshua Jackson
Actor, The Affair
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...
“ Fringe (2008-13) as Peter Bishop ” - Anautix
 
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Anna Torv
Actress, Fringe
Anna Torv (born 7 June 1979) is an Australian actress known for her role as FBI agent Olivia Dunham on the Fox television series Fringe (2008-2013). Torv was born in Melbourne, Victoria, the daughter of Susan (née Carmichael) and Hans Torv, also grew up in Gold Coast, Queensland. Her father is of Estonian descent, but was born in Stirling, Scotland.[4] Her mother is of Scottish descent.
“ Fringe (2008-13) as Olivia Dunham ” - Anautix
 
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John Noble
Artistic Director of Stage Company of South Australia 1977 - 87. Head of Drama, Brent St. School of Arts (Sydney) 1997-00. Directed over 80 plays, including 'Sons of Cain' on London's West End (1986). Freelance actor. Semi-regular in TV series 'All Saints'. Voice and acting teacher.
“ Fringe (2008-13) as Dr. Walter Bishop/ Walternate ” - Anautix
 
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“ Fringe (2008-13) as Phillip Broyles ” - Anautix
 
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Kiefer Sutherland
Kiefer Sutherland was born in London, England, UK, to Canadian actors Shirley Douglas and Donald Sutherland, who moved to California shortly after his birth. His maternal grandfather, Tommy Douglas, was a Scottish-born Canadian politician who was a Premier of Saskatchewan for over 17 years and led the national NDP party for almost 10...
“ 24 (2001–14) as Jack Bauer ” - Anautix
 
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“ 24 (2001–14, seasons 1-5, 7) as Tony Almeida ” - Anautix
 
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Sarah Clarke
Actress, Bosch
Actress Sarah Clarke was born and raised in Missouri, the middle child of Carolyn and Ernest Clarke, an engineer. She has an older and younger brother. She was educated at John Burroughs School in St. Louis, Missouri, and went on to Indiana University to study Fine Arts and Italian. During Clarke's senior year at university she studied in Bologna...
“ 24 (2001–14, seasons 1-3) as Nina Myers ” - Anautix
 
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“ 24 (2001–14, seasons 4-6, 8) as President Charles Logan/ Charles Logan ” - Anautix
 
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Jim Caviezel
James Patrick Caviezel was born on September 26, 1968 in Mount Vernon, Washington. He was one of five children born to Margaret (Lavery), a former stage actress, and James Caviezel, a chiropractor. The Caviezels are a closely knit Catholic family. He is of Irish (mother) and Swiss and Slovak-Romansh (father) descent; the surname...
“ Person of Interest (2011– ) as John Reese
The Prisoner (2009) as 6 ” - Anautix
 
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“ Person of Interest (2011– ) as Harold Finch
Lost (2004-10, seasons 2-6) as Benjamin „Ben“ Linus ” - Anautix
 
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Matthew Fox
Actor, Lost
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...
“ Lost (2004-10, seasons 1-6) as Dr. Jack Shephard ” - Anautix
 
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Evangeline Lilly
Actress, Ant-Man
Evangeline Lilly, born in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta in 1979, was discovered on the streets of Kelowna, British Columbia by the famous Ford modeling agency. Although she initially decided to pass on a modeling career, she went ahead and signed with Ford anyway, to help pay for her University of British Columbia tuition and expenses.
“ Lost (2004-10, seasons 1-6) as Katherine „Kate“ Austen ” - Anautix
 
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“ Lost (2004-10, seasons 1-6) as James 'Sawyer' Ford/ Jim LaFleur ” - Anautix
 
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“ Lost (2004-10, seasons 1-6) as John Locke /Jeremy Bentham
Millennium (1996–1999) as Peter Watts ” - Anautix
 
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Naveen Andrews
Actor, Lost
Naveen William Sidney Andrews was born on the 17th of January, 1969, in London, England. Naveen is the elder of two brothers, and has had an interest in acting since an early age. At the age of five, a teacher mentioned to Naveen's parents that he had expressed interest in being an actor. At the age of 16...
“ Lost (2004-10, seasons 1-6) as Sayid Jarrah ” - Anautix
 
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Jorge Garcia
Actor, Lost
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...
“ Lost (2004-10, seasons 1-6) as Hugo „Hurley“ Reyes ” - Anautix
 
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Dominic Monaghan
Dominic Monaghan is best known for his role in the movie adaptations of "Lord of the Rings". Before that, he became known in England for his role in the British television drama Hetty Wainthropp Investigates. Monaghan was born in Berlin, West Germany, to British parents Maureen, a nurse, and Austin Monaghan, a science teacher...
“ Lost (2004-10, seasons 1-4, 6) as Charlie Hieronymus Pace ” - Anautix
 
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“ Lost (2004-10, seasons 2-6) as Desmond David Hume ” - Anautix
 
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Elizabeth Mitchell
Actress, Frequency
Elizabeth Mitchell was born in Los Angeles in 1970. Shortly after her birth, her parents moved to Dallas, Texas. She was graduated from Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts located in the Arts District of downtown Dallas. Later, she earned a BFA degree in acting from Stephens College and also studied at the British American Drama Academy...
“ Lost (2004-10, seasons 3-6) as Dr. Juliet Burke
V (2009-11) as Erica Evans ” - Anautix
 
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Laura Vandervoort
Actress, Smallville
Laura Vandervoort is a Canadian actress, writer and producer whom has become well known worldwide from her roles as Indigo on 'Supergirl', Kara (Supergirl) on 'Smallville,' Lisa on the series 'V,' the lead of the series 'Bitten' Elena along with many other films and television series. She has a second degree black belt in karate and often does her own stunts...
“ V (2009-11) as Lisa ” - Anautix
 
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“ V (2009-11) as Father Jack Landry
4400 (2004-07) as Tom Baldwin ” - Anautix
 
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Morena Baccarin
Actress, Homeland
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...
“ V (2009-11) as Anna
Homeland (2011- ) as Jessica Brody ” - Anautix
 
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Damian Lewis
Actor, Homeland
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. He was raised on Abbey Road in London until the age of 8 with his siblings Gareth, William, and Amanda...
“ Homeland (2011- ) as Nicholas Brody ” - Anautix
 
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Claire Danes
New Yorker Claire Catherine Danes was born in Manhattan, the daughter of Carla (Hall), a day-care provider and artist, and Christopher Danes, a computer consultant and photographer. She has an older brother, Asa. Her paternal grandfather, Gibson Andrew Danes, was a Dean of the Yale School of Art and Architecture. She is of mostly German and British Isles descent...
“ Homeland (2011- ) as Carrie Mathison ” - Anautix
 
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Mandy Patinkin
Actor, Homeland
Mandy Patinkin was born Mandel Bruce Patinkin in Chicago, Illinois, to Doris "Doralee" (Sinton), a homemaker and cookbook writer, and Lester Patinkin, who operated two scrap metal plants. He is of Russian Jewish and Latvian Jewish descent. Growing up, he began singing in synagogue choirs at the age of 13-14 and still continues to use his fantastic voice in musicals and in recordings...
“ Homeland (2011- ) as Saul Berenson ” - Anautix
 
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Tom Riley
Tom Riley born 5 April 1981 is an English actor and producer. Riley was born in Maidstone, Kent. He became involved in drama in his hometown at the age of four, and spent his school years writing and directing plays. He attended Maidstone Grammar School. He studied English literature and drama at the University of Birmingham...
“ Da Vinci's Demons (2013- ) as Leonardo Da Vinci ” - Anautix
 
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“ Da Vinci's Demons (2013- ) as Lucrezia Donati ” - Anautix
 
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Blake Ritson
Actor, RocknRolla
Blake Ritson won a scholarship to St. Paul's School in London before attending Cambridge University and was soon appearing in the West End in the Tom Stoppard play 'Arcadia', for which he received excellent notices. In addition to acting - notable television roles have included 'Emma', 'Upstairs Downstairs' and 'Mansfield Park' with Billie Piper...
“ Da Vinci's Demons (2013- ) as Girolamo Riario ” - Anautix
 
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Jonathan Rhys Meyers
Jonathan Rhys Meyers was born Jonathan Michael Francis O'Keefe on July 27, 1977, in Dublin, Ireland, to Mary Geraldine (Meyers) and John O'Keeffe, a musician. He and his family moved to County Cork, Ireland, when the actor was nearly a year old, and then, at the age of 3, his father left the family, leaving his mother to care for Jonny and his 3 younger brothers alone...
“ The Tudors (2007-2010, seasons 1-4) as King Henry VIII ” - Anautix
 
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James Frain
James Frain is one of Hollywood's most versatile and respected actors who has a reputation for bold, intelligent performances in a diverse body of work in which he's collaborated with some of the finest actors and directors working today. Recent film work includes Disney's TRON: Legacy opposite Jeff...
“ The Tudors (2007-2010, seasons 1-3) as Thomas Cromwell ” - Anautix
 
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Henry Cavill
Henry William Dalgliesh Cavill was born on the Bailiwick of Jersey, a British Crown dependency in the Channel Islands. His mother, Marianne (Dalgliesh), a housewife, was also born on Jersey, and is of Irish, Scottish and English ancestry. Henry's father, Colin Richard Cavill, a stockbroker, is of English origin (born in Chester...
“ The Tudors (2007-2010, seasons 1-4) as Charles Brandon ” - Anautix
 
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Natalie Dormer
Natalie Dormer born 11 February 1982 is an English actress. She is best known for her roles as Anne Boleyn on the Showtime series The Tudors (2007-10), as Margaery Tyrell on the HBO series Game of Thrones (2012-14), Irene Adler on the CBS series Elementary (2013-15), and as Cressida in the science-fiction adventure films The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014) and Part 2 (2015)...
“ The Tudors (2007-2010, seasons 1-2, 4) as Anne Boleyn
Game of Thrones (2011- , seasons 2- ) as Margaery Tyrell ” - Anautix
 
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Emilia Clarke
British actress Emilia Clarke was born in London and grew up in Berkshire, England. Her father is a theatre sound engineer and her mother is a businesswoman. Her father was working on a theatre production of "Show Boat" and her mother took her along to the performance. This is when, at the age of 3...
“ Game of Thrones (2011- , seasons 1- ) as Daenerys „Dany“ Targaryen/ Khaleesi ” - Anautix
 
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Peter Dinklage
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...
“ Game of Thrones (2011- , seasons 1- ) as Tyrion „Imp“ Lannister ” - Anautix
 
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Anna Paquin
Actress, The Piano
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...
“ True Blood (2008– , seasons 1- ) as Sookie Stackhouse ” - Anautix
 
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Stephen Moyer
Actor, True Blood
Stephen Moyer's passion for acting began in local theatre in Brentwood & Chelmsford, Essex where he also made a name for himself with his own theatre company "The Reject Society". He then trained at LAMDA and began his professional acting career on stage, including 2 years with the RSC ("Romeo & Juliet"...
“ True Blood (2008– , seasons 1- ) as Bill Compton ” - Anautix
 
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Ryan Kwanten
Actor, True Blood
An Australian actor, Ryan Kwanten was born and raised in Sydney, Australia. He appeared on several TV shows Down Under, including a five year stint on the popular series Home and Away. After graduating from business school at the University of Sydney, he came to Los Angeles for what was supposed to be a brief visit but decided to stay...
“ True Blood (2008– , seasons 1- ) as Jason Stackhouse ” - Anautix
 
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Alexander Skarsgård
Actor, True Blood
Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgård was born in Stockholm, Sweden and is the eldest son of famed actor Stellan Skarsgård. Among his siblings are actors Gustaf Skarsgård, Bill Skarsgård, and Valter Skarsgård. For most of his formative years, his father was an acclaimed actor in Europe but had not yet achieved the international fame that came after his star turn in Breaking the Waves...
“ True Blood (2008– , seasons 1- ) as Eric Northman ” - Anautix
 
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Sam Trammell
Actor, True Blood
Tony nominee Sam Trammell is most widely recognized for his starring role of Sam Merlotte in HBO's AFI award-winning series TRUE BLOOD. The Alan Ball created fantasy drama set ratings records for the network over its seven year run. Trammell currently guest stars on NBC's Golden Globe nominated dramedy...
“ True Blood (2008– , seasons 1- ) as Sam Merlotte ” - Anautix
 
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Deborah Ann Woll
Actress, Daredevil
Deborah was born in 1985, in Brooklyn, New York, from Irish and German heritage. She took acting, piano and dance classes. She went to high school at Packer Collegiate Institute and graduated from the BFA program at the USC School of Theatre at the University of Southern California. Deborah started to work as an actress on television and her breakout was in the highly-acclaimed HBO vampire drama...
“ True Blood (2008– , seasons 1- ) as Jessica Hamby ” - Anautix
 
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Kristin Bauer van Straten
Actress, True Blood
Kristin grew up in Wisconsin playing sports, riding horses, and shooting guns. Her father was an avid horseman and gun collector and her mother a housewife involved in charities. Kristin moved to Los Angeles and began acting in 1994 after studying fine arts in St. Louis, Boston and New York. She still studies drawing and painting...
“ True Blood (2008– , seasons 1- ) as Pam De Beaufort ” - Anautix
 
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Joe Manganiello
Joe Manganiello is an American actor. He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to Susan (Brachanow) and Charles John Manganiello, and has a younger brother, Nicholas. His father is of Italian descent and his mother has German/Austrian/Croatian and Armenian ancestry. Joe was raised in Mount Lebanon and attended Mount Lebanon high school...
“ True Blood (2008– , seasons 3- ) as Alcide Herveaux ” - Anautix
 
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“ True Blood (2008– , seasons 1-2) as Maryann Forrester ” - Anautix
 
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Jeremy Irons
British actor Jeremy Irons was born in Cowes, Isle of Wight, a small island off the south coast of England. He is the son of Barbara Anne Brereton (Sharpe) and Paul Dugan Irons, an accountant. Young Jeremy didn't prove very fond of figures. He visited mainland England only once a year. He wound up being grounded when his family settled down in Hertfordshire...
“ The Borgias (2011– ) as Rodrigo Borgia ” - Anautix
 
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“ The Borgias (2011– ) as Cesare Borgia ” - Anautix
 
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Bárbara Mori
Actress, Violanchelo
Barbara Mori was born February 2, 1978 in Montevideo, Uruguay. At the age of 3, when her Japanese-Uruguayan father and her Mexican mother divorced, Mori moved to Mexico. While working as a waitress at the age of 14, fashion designer Marcos Toledo invited her to work as a model. She later studied acting in El Centro de Estudios de Formación Actoral...
“ Rubí (2004) as Rubí Pérez Ochoa ” - Anautix
 
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Adrian Lester
Adrian Lester OBE was born on August 14, 1968 in Birmingham, England as Adrian Anthony Lester. He is a multi award winning actor and director, known for seven seasons of the hit TV show Hustle, The Day After Tomorrow and Primary Colors and his extensive classical work in the theatre playing Othello...
“ Hustle (2004-12, seasons 1-3, 5-8) as Mickey Stone ” - Anautix
 
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Robert Glenister
Actor, Hustle
Robert Glenister (born 11 March 1960) is a popular British actor probably best known, amongst other roles, as con-man Ash "Three Socks" Morgan in the hit British TV series Hustle. His impressive career has spanned nearly three decades, and he has starred in several hit British television shows and film...
“ Hustle (2004-12, seasons 1-8) as Ash Morgan ” - Anautix
 
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Kelly Adams
Actress, Bronson
“ Hustle (2004-12, seasons 5-8) as Emma Kennedy ” - Anautix
 
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Michael Ealy
Known for his charming looks and deep personality, Michael Ealy blessed the movie screen with his role in Barbershop. When he left Silver Spring, Maryland, with a degree in English, he headed off to New York. From there he performed in several stage productions, including the Off-Broadway hits "Joe Fearless" and "Whoa-Jack"...
“ Sleeper Cell (2005-06) as Darwyn Al-Sayeed ” - Anautix
 
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“ Sleeper Cell (2005-06) as Farik ” - Anautix
 
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Joseph Fiennes
Joseph Alberic Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes was born in Salisbury, Wiltshire, to Jennifer Anne Mary Alleyne (Lash), a novelist, and Mark Fiennes, a photographer. He is one of six children. Four of his siblings are also in the arts: Ralph Fiennes, an actor; Martha Fiennes, a director; Magnus Fiennes, a musician; and Sophie Fiennes, a producer. He is of English, Irish, and Scottish origin...
“ FlashForward (2009–2010) as Mark Benford ” - Anautix
 
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Michael T. Weiss
Michael T. Weiss is an award nominated actor. He is a Chicago native where he studied at the famed "Second City". He has a BFA in Acting from The University of Southern California's prestigious school of Drama. He has had a diverse career in film, television, and theater both as an actor and a director...
“ The Pretender (1996–2000) as Jarod ” - Anautix
 
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Andrea Parker
Actress, The Pretender
Parker is a native Californian. She began ballet study at age 6, trained with youth programs around the country and, at age 15, joined the San Francisco Ballet. After three years of touring, she switched to contemporary dance and began studying acting while working as a bartender. Shortly thereafter...
“ The Pretender (1996–2000) as Miss Parker ” - Anautix
 
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“ JAG (1995-2005) as Cmdr. Harmon 'Harm' Rabb, Jr. ” - Anautix
 
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Rachel Nichols
Actress, Star Trek
Rachel Emily Nichols was born in Augusta, Maine, the daughter of Alison and James Nichols, a schoolteacher. She has English, French Canadian, German, Irish, Italian and Scottish ancestry. She attended and graduated from Cony High School in Augusta, where she competed in the high jump. She attended Columbia University in New York City...
“ Continuum (2012– ) as Kiera Cameron ” - Anautix