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1. Michael Sheen Michael Sheen Actor, Kingdom of Heaven Even though he had burned up the London stage for nearly a decade--and appeared in several films--Michael Sheen was not really "discovered" by American audiences until his critically-acclaimed turn as Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in the 1999 Broadway revival of "Amadeus". The only son of Meyrick and Irene Sheen...
2. Jeremy Sumpter Jeremy Sumpter Actor, Tomorrow Blues Jeremy Sumpter was born in northern California but grew up in a small town in Kentucky where his family had moved when he was very young. When he was eleven, Jeremy entered a talent competition, winning numerous awards. He signed with a personal manager and moved to Los Angeles in 2000. After a few months in Los Angeles and a few auditions...
3. Darren Criss Darren Criss Actor, Mooning and Crooning
4. Jennifer Jason Leigh Jennifer Jason Leigh Actress, The Machinist Born in Los Angeles, Jennifer Jason Leigh - the daughter of actor Vic Morrow - worked in her first film at the age of nine, in a nonspeaking role for the film Death of a Stranger (The Spy Who Never Was). At 14 she attended summer acting workshops given by Lee Strasberg and landed a role in the Disney TV movie The Young Runaways...
5. Laura Linney Laura Linney Actress, The Truman Show Laura Linney was born in New York City on February 5, 1964, into a theatre family. Her father is the prominent playwright Romulus Linney. Although she did not live in her father's house (her parents having divorced when she was an infant), Linney's world revolved, in part, around his profession from the earliest age...
6. Barbara Hershey Barbara Hershey Actress, Black Swan Born in Hollywood and raised in a small bungalow, Barbara Hershey (born Barbara Herzstein) had dreams of being an actress from her earliest memories. The multi-award-winning actress has been in some of Hollywood's most memorable films. She has been a winner of an Emmy and a Golden Globe for A Killing in a Small Town...
7. Tony Jaa Tony Jaa Actor, Ong-bak 2 Japanom Yeerum was born on February 5, 1976, in the northeastern province of Surin, Thailand. His parents were elephant herders. Jaa watched martial arts films as a young kid and began to emulate some of his idols, from Bruce Lee to Jackie Chan to Jet Li. Jaa studied martial arts...
8. Jamie Brewer Jamie Brewer Actress, Pilot Jamie Brewer is best known for her breakthrough dimensional role as Adelaide 'Addie' Langdon in American Horror Story. She has a theatre background which started in 1999, she has trained at 'The Groundlings Theatre and School', and continues her training through the theatre and in improvisation at 'The Ruskin School of Acting'...
9. Tom Wilkinson Tom Wilkinson Actor, Batman Begins Popular British character actor Tom Wilkinson was born in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England in a long line of urban farmers. Economic hardships forced his family to move to Canada for a few years when Wilkinson was a child; after he had returned to England, he attended and graduated from the University of Kent at Canterbury with a degree in English and American Literature...
10. Michael Mann Michael Mann Producer, Heat A student of London's International Film School, Michael Mann began his career in the late 70s, writing for TV shows like Starsky and Hutch. He directed his first film, the award-winning prison drama The Jericho Mile, in 1979. He followed that in 1981 with his first theatrical release, Thief starring James Caan as a safe-cracker who falls under the spell of the mob...
11. Christopher Guest Christopher Guest Actor, This Is Spinal Tap U.S.-born actor, director, writer, musician, and composer best known for his mockumentaries, poking fun at heavy metal music, small town theatre, dog shows, folk music and film-making itself. Christopher Haden-Guest was born February fifth, 1948, in New York City to a U.S. mother and a British father, Peter Haden-Guest, the fourth Baron of Saling in the County of Essex...
12. Charlotte Rampling Charlotte Rampling Actress, Swimming Pool Charlotte Rampling was born in Sturmer, England, in 1946. The daughter of a British Colonel who became a NATO commander and a painter, she was educated at Jeanne d'Arc Académie pour Jeunes Filles in Versailles, France and at the exclusive St. Hilda's school in Bushey, England. She was a model before entering films in Richard Lester's The Knack... and How to Get It...
13. Chris Parnell Chris Parnell Actor, 21 Jump Street Born and raised in Memphis, Tennessee, Chris Parnell enrolled at Germantown High School where he took drama and auditioned for every play. In 1985, when he was a senior at Germantown, he was voted "Most Talented" by his classmates. Right after graduating high school, Chris attended North Carolina School of Arts in Winston-Salem...
14. Tim Meadows Tim Meadows Actor, Mean Girls
15. Nora Zehetner Nora Zehetner Actress, Brick Nora Angela was born and grew up in El Paso, Texas. She spent several years attending elementary school in Richardson, Texas, a suburb of Dallas, before moving back to El Paso. When she was 14 she moved to Dallas where she attended the McKinney High School for several years. She attended the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science for one year...
16. Sara Foster Sara Foster Actress, D.E.B.S. She is a former fashion model who briefly hosted the short-lived Entertainment Tonight spin-off ET on MTV. Based on that breakthrough she was cast as the lead femme fatale in The Big Bounce, which was a remake of a previous movie adaptation of the same Elmore Leonard novel.
17. John Carradine John Carradine Actor, The Grapes of Wrath John Carradine, the son of a reporter/artist and a surgeon, grew up in Poughkeepsie, New York. He attended Christ Church School and Graphic Art School, studying sculpture, and afterward roamed the South selling sketches. He made his acting debut in "Camille" in a New Orleans theatre in 1925. Arriving in Los Angeles in 1927...
18. Stephen J. Cannell Stephen J. Cannell Writer, 21 Jump Street Stephen J. Cannell was raised in Pasadena, California. His father ran an interior design firm. From an early age, Stephen suffered from undiagnosed dyslexia, which made it nearly impossible from him to do well in school, he either flunked or was held back many times. Even though one of the courses he had trouble with was English...
19. Tim Holt Tim Holt Actor, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre Juvenile actor who graduated to starring his own series of 1940's "B" westerns and to playing solid supporting roles in higher-budget features.
20. Luke Greenfield Luke Greenfield Director, The Girl Next Door Luke was born in Manhassett, New York and grew up in Westport, Connecticut. He's best known for creating films that are unpredictable and surprising to audiences such as his film, "The Girl Next Door." His films tend to have high-concept ideas that combine drama and comedy, or comedy and suspense....
21. Davis Cleveland Davis Cleveland Actor, The Fight Davis Cleveland was born in Houston, Texas. He began his acting career by doing commercial work in Texas. After moving to Los Angeles, he began appearing in national commercials for big name companies. Davis has guest-starred in many shows, and co-stars as Flynn Jones in Disney's hit show "Shake It Up".
22. Jordan Nagai Jordan Nagai Actor, Up
23. Brittany Allen Brittany Allen Actress, The Rocker
24. Abhishek Bachchan Abhishek Bachchan Actor, Dhoom Aquarian Abhishek Srivastav was born in February 5, 1976, son of Bollywood mega-stars, Jaya Bhaduri and Amitabh Bachchan, brother to Shweta, uncle to her two children (Navya Naveli & Agastye), and the grandson of Harivansh Rai Srivastav, Hindu and Urdu poet, who wrote under the pen-name of Harivansh Rai Bachchan...
25. Gil McKinney Gil McKinney Actor, L.A. Noire
26. Robin Sachs Robin Sachs Actor, Galaxy Quest
27. Jonathan Freeman Jonathan Freeman Actor, Aladdin
28. Errol Morris Errol Morris Self, The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara His documentaries helped spur a rebirth of non-fiction film in the 80s & garnered wide critical success. But until 2003's "The Fog of War," Morris was shunned by the Academy Awards. Morris' first two films won much acclaim (Gates of Heaven and Vernon, Florida). In the second movie, Morris intended to explore "Nub City," the town known for residents trading limbs for insurance settlements...
29. Red Buttons Red Buttons Actor, The Poseidon Adventure Although Red Buttons is best known as a stand-up comic, he is also a successful songwriter, an Academy Award-winning actor (and has been nominated for two Golden Globe awards) and an accomplished singer. Born Aaron Chwatt in New York City's Lower East Side, Buttons (who got his name from a uniform he...
30. Cristiano Ronaldo Cristiano Ronaldo Self, Ronaldo: Tested to the Limit Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro was born on February 5, 1985, in Madeira, Portugal to Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro and José Diniz Aveiro. Cristiano has an elder brother, Hugo and two elder sisters, Elma and Liliana Cátia. His name was inspired by the former US-president, Ronald Reagan, whom his father was influenced by...
31. David Meunier David Meunier Actor, The Incredible Hulk
32. Vivian Wu Vivian Wu Actress, The Last Emperor Vivian Wu was born in Shanghai, China, in 1966 as Wu Jun Mei. She started acting at age 15 with the Shanghai Film Studio, and then later studied Travel Industry Management at Hawaii's Pacific University. After that she played 'Wen Hsiu' in the Oscar-winning The Last Emperor directed by Bernardo Bertolucci...
33. David Selby David Selby Actor, The Social Network Actor David Selby, highly regarded for his villainous work on both daytime and nighttime soap classics, was born in Morgantown, West Virginia. He attended West Virginia University and graduated with both B.S. and M.A. degrees from West Virginia University, then earned a Ph.D. from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale...
34. Myndy Crist Myndy Crist Actress, The Time Machine Grew up in Marin County, California. Graduated from UCLA School of Theater and Film.
35. Zachary Ray Sherman Zachary Ray Sherman Actor, Archie's Final Project
36. Paige Howard Paige Howard Actress, Adventureland
37. Leslie Zemeckis Leslie Zemeckis Actress, The Polar Express
38. Bobby Brown Bobby Brown Soundtrack, Ghostbusters II
39. H.R. Giger H.R. Giger Miscellaneous Crew, Alien³
40. Crystal Hunt Crystal Hunt Actress, Guiding Light
41. Crystle Lightning Crystle Lightning Actress, American Pie Presents Band Camp Crystle Lightning is everything that her given name implies: a clear bolt of penetrating energy. This vivacious young beauty co-stars in the fourth installment of the American Pie movie franchise American Pie 4: Band Camp and is on track to become one of the most talked about young women in Hollywood...
42. Claes Månsson Claes Månsson Actor, Yrrol - En kolossalt genomtänkt film
43. Bruce Marchiano Bruce Marchiano Actor, The Gospel According to Matthew Marchiano was born in Orange County, California. He is a son of Italian descent; his mother is Syrian. His first role was in a 1985 episode of Murder, She Wrote, which was followed by appearances in LA Law, Columbo, Days of Our Lives, General Hospital to name a few. Marchiano has portrayed Jesus in more films than any actor in history; a distinction he holds as a great honor.
44. Steven Shainberg Steven Shainberg Producer, Secretary
45. Arabella Field Arabella Field Actress, Godzilla
46. Shawn Reaves Shawn Reaves Actor, Dandelion
47. Benoît Jacquot Benoît Jacquot Director, Farewell, My Queen
48. William S. Burroughs William S. Burroughs Writer, Naked Lunch William S. Burroughs, one of the three seminal writers of the Beat Generation (the other two being his friends Jack Kerouac and Allen Ginsberg), was born in St. Louis, Missouri, on February 5, 1914, to the son of the founder of the Burroughs Adding Machine Co. He grew up in patrician surroundings and attended private school in Los Alamos...
49. Nick Steele Nick Steele Actor, Disaster Movie Nick Steele was born to an Australian father and American mother. He grew up in South Orange County, California with his two brothers, Jim and Chris, and his sister, Cassie. Nick graduated from the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) in 2002 with an Honors degree in Psychology and a minor in French Literature...
50. Peter Ford Peter Ford Actor, Wilbur and the Baby Factory
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