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1. Rachel Nichols Rachel Nichols Actress, Star Trek Model and actress Rachel Emily Nichols was born in Augusta, Maine to Alison and James Nichols, a teacher. She has English, French-Canadian, German, Irish, Italian and Scottish ancestry. After graduating from high school, she attended Columbia University in New York City, where she eventually graduated with a double major in math and economics...
2. Sam Riley Sam Riley Actor, Control
3. Gaby Hoffmann Gaby Hoffmann Actress, Field of Dreams Gabriella Mary Hoffmann was born in New York City, New York, to actors Anthony Herrera and Viva (née Janet Susan Mary Hoffmann). Her ancestry includes Spanish, English, German, Irish, and 1/16th Italian (Sicilian). She began acting in commercials at 4 to help pay the family bills but got tired of the work and quit...
4. David Bowie David Bowie Soundtrack, Memento David Bowie is widely regarded as one of the most influential writers of pop music. Born David Jones, he changed his name to Bowie in the 1960s, to avoid confusion with the then well-known Davy Jones (lead singer of The Monkees). The 1960s were not a happy period for Bowie, who remained a struggling artist...
5. Stephen Hawking Stephen Hawking Self, A Brief History of Time
6. Michelle Forbes Michelle Forbes Actress, Super 8
7. Genevieve Padalecki Genevieve Padalecki Actress, Hated Making her television debut as Kris Furillo, Genevieve is an experienced stage actress. She has performed in regional productions of "A Midsummer Night's Dream," "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," "Crimes of the Heart" and "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat." Genevieve holds a bachelor of fine arts degree in drama and a bachelor of arts in English from the Tisch School of the Arts...
8. Elvis Presley Elvis Presley Soundtrack, Love Me Tender Elvis Presley began his career as first performer of rockabilly, an up-tempo fusion of country music and rhythm and blues with a strong backbeat. His novel versions of existing songs, mixing 'black' and 'white' sounds, made him popular - and controversial - as did his uninhibited stage and television performances...
9. Sarah Polley Sarah Polley Actress, Dawn of the Dead 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...
10. Freddie Stroma Freddie Stroma Actor, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
11. Amber Benson Amber Benson Actress, Latter Days Amber Benson was born on January 8, 1977 in Birmingham, Alabama. As a young girl, she studied singing, dancing as well as acting. While still in her teens, she was involved in productions at the local community theatre. Her family moved to Los Angeles soon afterwards in 1992 so she could pursue a career in acting...
12. John McTiernan John McTiernan Director, Die Hard
13. Graham Chapman Graham Chapman Writer, Monty Python and the Holy Grail Graham Chapman was born on January 8, 1941 in Leicester, England while a Germain air raid was in progress. Graham's father was a chief police inspector and probably inspired the constables Graham often portrayed later in comedy sketches. Graham studied medicine in college and earned an M.D., but he practiced medicine for only a few years...
14. Jenny Lewis Jenny Lewis Actress, Bolt Jenny Lewis was born on January 8, 1976, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Her acting debut was in a Jell-O commercial. During the mid-1980s, her parents divorced and she moved with her mom, Linda, to Los Angeles, California. In 1999, she gathered a couple of her friends, Blake Soper, Pierre De Reeder, and Dave Rock, and formed the band Rilo Kiley.
15. Yvette Mimieux Yvette Mimieux Actress, The Time Machine Yvette Mimieux was born on January 8, 1942 in Hollywood, California, USA as Yvette Carmen Mimieux. She is an actress and writer, known for The Time Machine (1960), Where The Boys Are (1960), The Black Hole (1979) and Dark of the Sun (1968). She has been married to Howard Ruby since December 20, 1986. She was previously married to Stanley Donen.
16. José Ferrer José Ferrer Actor, Lawrence of Arabia
17. Josh Meyers Josh Meyers Actor, Brüno Josh Meyers is an actor, writer and stand-up comedian. Josh was born and raised in Bedford, New Hampshire and went to Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. After graduating, Josh moved to Amsterdam to be an actor at the famed Boom Chicago Theater, which for twenty years has been a thriving European outpost for American improv comedy...
18. Ami Dolenz Ami Dolenz Actress, General Hospital
19. Maria Pitillo Maria Pitillo Actress, Godzilla Maria Pitillo was born in Elmira, NY, and grew up in Mahwah, NJ. She is of Italian and Irish descent. Known primarily for her role as Audrey Timmonds in the monster flick Godzilla (1998), Maria got into show business after being invited by a girlfriend to audition for a part in a TV commercial. After a few tryouts...
20. Noah Lindsey Cyrus Noah Lindsey Cyrus Actress, Ponyo
21. Shirley Bassey Shirley Bassey Soundtrack, There's Something About Mary Shirley Bassey was born in Tiger Bay, Cardiff, Wales, and raised in the nearby working class neighborhood of Splott. Her mother was originally from Yorkshire, and her father was a Nigerian seaman who left the family when she was less than two. She later helped to support her family by working in an Enamelware factory...
22. William Hartnell William Hartnell Actor, This Sporting Life William Hartnell was born on 8 January 1908, just south of St. Pancras station in London. In press materials in the 1940s he claimed that his father was a farmer and later a stockbroker; it turns out that he had actually been born out of wedlock, as his biography "Who's There?" states. At age 16 he was adopted by Hugh Blaker...
23. Harriet Sansom Harris Harriet Sansom Harris Actress, Memento Born in Texas, Harriet Sansom Harris got involved in acting as a youngster. At seventeen, Harris was accepted at New York's famed Juilliard School. Upon graduation, Harris joined The Acting Company, a repertory group formed by the first alumni of John Houseman's Drama Division of The Juilliard School...
24. Scott Whyte Scott Whyte Actor, Reeker
25. Ron Moody Ron Moody Actor, Oliver! Equipped with a crooked, leering smirk and devilish gleam in his eye, the homely, yet beautifully expressive mug of actor Ron Moody will be most assuredly remembered for one signature role, despite the fact that the talented comedian had much, much more to offer. Carol Channing may have had her Dolly Levi and Yul Brynner his King of Siam...
26. Roy Kinnear Roy Kinnear Actor, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory After his schooling in Edinburgh, the British character actor Roy Kinnear attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London. Following national service, Kinnear appeared on stage, radio, and television in Scotland before becoming a household name in Britain in the early 1960s as one of the original members of the television series That Was the Week That Was...
27. May Wynn May Wynn Actress, The Caine Mutiny
28. Larry Storch Larry Storch Actor, The Great Race As a kid in the 1930s growing up in a tough New York neighborhood, kinetic wiseguy Larry Storch took in the multi-ethnic flavor of his surroundings and started blurting out various accents as a juvenile to provoke laughs and earn attention. Little did he know that this early talent would take him on a six-decade journey as a prime actor and comedian...
29. Christopher Russell Christopher Russell Actor, Land of the Dead
30. Zahara Jolie-Pitt Zahara Jolie-Pitt Actress, Maleficent
31. Ryan Francis Ryan Francis Actor, Hook Ryan has spent 30 years in entertainment as an actor. He has worked with Academy Award Winners Steven Spielberg, Robin Williams, Gwyneth Paltrow, Maggie Smith and Dustin Hoffman in Hook, and Emmy Award Winners Sela Ward and George Clooney on NBC's Sisters, which he was a series regular for its entire six year run...
32. Steven Christopher Parker Steven Christopher Parker Actor, Juno
33. Damián Alcázar Damián Alcázar Actor, The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian
34. Matt Bushell Matt Bushell Actor, Twilight
35. R. Kelly R. Kelly Soundtrack, 2 Fast 2 Furious R. Kelly was born on the south side of Chicago, Illinois, and attended Kenwood Academy High School, where his music teacher-mentor Lena McLin inspired him to become a singer. He used to sing on street corners. He started off his career with a group by the name of Public Announcement. R. Kelly a master producer...
36. Windell Middlebrooks Windell Middlebrooks Actor, Miss March
37. Géraldine Pailhas Géraldine Pailhas Actress, Don Juan DeMarco
38. Hannah Robinson Hannah Robinson Actress, A Cinderella Story
39. Thomas G. Waites Thomas G. Waites Actor, All My Children
40. Kathleen Noone Kathleen Noone Actress, All My Children
41. Laurie Walters Laurie Walters Actress, Warlock Moon Slim, pretty, and appealing brunette Laurie Walters was born on January 8, 1947 in San Francisco, California. Laurie enrolled in Humboldt State College and originally planned on majoring in wildlife conservation. Walters switched to theater and briefly attended UC Santa Barbara. She then moved to Berkeley...
42. Robin Ellis Robin Ellis Actor, The Europeans
43. Kerwin Mathews Kerwin Mathews Actor, The 7th Voyage of Sinbad Before there was a George Lucas and Harrison Ford running around creating special-effects excitement, there was a virile, boyishly handsome actor named Kerwin Mathews who was entertaining audiences battling a variety of creatures courtesy of pioneer special effects guru Ray Harryhausen. Harryhausen's...
44. Richard Benedict Richard Benedict Actor, Ace in the Hole Actor/director Richard Benedict was born Joseph Sciurba in Sicily. He came to the US with his family when he was seven. He was a prizefighter before journeying to Hollywood to break into the movies. His stocky, somewhat menacing appearance got him tough-guy and henchman roles, although he did get the occasional second lead...
45. Haruka Abe Haruka Abe Actress, 47 Ronin Haruka Abe is an Anglo-Japanese actress based in London, United Kingdom. Born in Tokyo, Haruka spent her childhood split between New York, London and Tokyo, moving between the three cities with her family. Aged 8 she decided to try acting and at age 9 she played Bilbo Baggins in her school play adaptation of The Hobbit...
46. Saeed Jaffrey Saeed Jaffrey Actor, Gandhi Saeed Jaffrey was born in Maler Kotla, Punjab, India. He was born on the 8th of January 1929. He attended University of Allahabad where he completed his post-graduate degree in history. He also attended the Staff Training Institute of All India Radio. He started his career in drama, as the founder of his own English theatre company called the Unity Theatre...
47. Eric Scott Woods Eric Scott Woods Actor, The Chronicles of Hollow Earth: The Next Race
48. Dale DaBone Dale DaBone Actor, Batman XXX: A Porn Parody
49. Raffaëla Anderson Raffaëla Anderson Actress, Rape Me
50. Bob Eubanks Bob Eubanks Self, Roger & Me
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