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1. Simon Pegg Simon Pegg Actor, Shaun of the Dead English actor, writer and comedian Simon Pegg was born in Brockworth, Gloucestershire, to Gillian Rosemary (Smith), a civil servant, and John Henry Beckingham, a jazz musician. His parents divorced when Pegg was seven. He was educated at Brockworth Comprehensive Secondary School in Gloucestershire and went on to Stratford-upon-Avon College to study English literature and performance studies...
2. Freddie Highmore Freddie Highmore Actor, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
3. Stephanie Leonidas Stephanie Leonidas Actress, MirrorMask
4. Shane Harper Shane Harper Actor, God's Not Dead Shane Harper began dancing, singing, and acting in community theater at the age of 9. He was offered agency representation in the spring of 2006, at a regional dance competition. Shane obtained a black belt in Kempo Karate, and is an accomplished musician and songwriter, as well as a professionally trained dancer...
5. Allie Grant Allie Grant Actress, The Runaways Born in Tupelo, Mississippi, Grant has wanted to be an actress for as long as she can remember. At the age of 10, she was cast in the role of "Isabella Hodes", on the Showtime hit, Weeds, which she shares 2007 and 2009 Screen Actors Guild nominations for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series. Grant played Elizabeth Perkins' daughter on the show for 5 seasons...
6. Mindy Robinson Mindy Robinson Actress, V/H/S/2 Mindy Robinson is a Los Angeles based actress and reality star from Fall River, MA. As a TV personality she's had over thirty reoccurring appearances on network reality shows like Take Me Out, King of the Nerds, TMZ, Millionaire Matchmaker and the Soup. She has also had roles in over 100 scripted TV shows like CSI: Las Vegas...
7. Thelma Ritter Thelma Ritter Actress, Rear Window Thelma Ritter appeared in high school plays and was trained at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. In the 1940s she worked in radio. Her movie career was started with a bit part in the 1946 Miracle on 34th Street. In the movie she played a weary Xmas shopper. Her performance in the short scene was noticed by Darryl F. Zanuck who insisted her role be expanded...
8. Paul Butcher Paul Butcher Actor, The Number 23 Paul's resume already stands tall! He has appeared on ER, NYPD Blue, The Bernie Mac Show, That 70s Show, and more. His movie credits include Hollywood Homicide with Josh Hartnett and Harrison Ford, and The Incredible Hulk where he starred as the young Bruce Banner. Paul lives in Malibu, California with his retired NFL line backer father...
9. Meg Tilly Meg Tilly Actress, The Big Chill Mother Patricia was a teacher, and former stage actress, her father Harry (Chinese), a car salesman. In the mid 1960s her mother divorced and moved back to Texada Island, British Columbia, to live with Tilly's grandmother, and later the family moved to Victoria. Sister of actress Jennifer Tilly. Raised in British Columbia by her mother and step-father...
10. Enrico Colantoni Enrico Colantoni Actor, Galaxy Quest
11. Matt Barr Matt Barr Actor, American Pie Presents Band Camp
12. Vic Morrow Vic Morrow Actor, Twilight Zone: The Movie Born in the Bronx, Vic Morrow dropped out of high school at 17 to join the U.S. Navy. When he left the Navy, he used the G.I. Bill to study pre-law at Florida State. While Morrow was working on his degree in Law, he also took part in a school play and found that he preferred stage acting to courtroom acting...
13. Erica Leerhsen Erica Leerhsen Actress, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Erica Leerhsen was born February 14, 1976 in New York City, New York, where she was raised along with her two sisters, Nora and Debbie, by their father Charles Leerhsen, a long time editor of celebrity publication US Magazine (which became US Weekly in March 2000). She attended St. Augustine's School...
14. Jake Weary Jake Weary Actor, Altitude
15. Zach Galligan Zach Galligan Actor, Gremlins 2: The New Batch Graduated from Columbia University. His mother, Carol Galligan is a Psychologist and Psychoanalyst in New York. His late father, Arthur Galligan, was a founding partner in Dickstein Shapiro Morin & Oshinsky, in Washington. Married Ling H. Ingerick on September 25, 2005 at the Yale Club in New York. Ling is half Chinese and also of Swedish...
16. Florence Henderson Florence Henderson Self, Holy Man
17. Julia Ling Julia Ling Actress, Chuck Versus the Ring A native of Southern California, Julia Ling first expressed her creative side at age 3 when she drew pictures of her parents drinking tea. By age 6, her artwork had been featured in local magazines, festivals and newspapers, including the Pasadena Star News, which gave her a front-page spread. Also at age 6...
18. Tiffany Thornton Tiffany Thornton Actress, Game Change
19. Andrew Robinson Andrew Robinson Actor, Hellraiser Andrew Jordt Robinson was born in New York City and attended the University of New Hampshire, later receiving his B.A. in English from the New School for Social Research in NYC. After graduation, he spent a year in England at the London Academy for Music and Dramatic Arts on a Fulbright Scholarship...
20. Brett Dier Brett Dier Actor, Diary of a Wimpy Kid Brett loves to act. Enjoys making people laugh using his improvisation skills. Has his first Dan Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do. Reached the 6th grade in Conservatory Piano Music as well as the Suzuki Method. (He has been playing since the age of 4). Is an accomplished swimmer. Plays the guitar. Loves to Break dance.
21. Sakina Jaffrey Sakina Jaffrey Actress, Definitely, Maybe
22. Natalya Rudakova Natalya Rudakova Actress, Transporter 3 She was born in Leningrad, former Soviet Union. Her parents moved with her from Russia to New York when she was 17 years old, and she continues to reside in New York. While working as a hairdresser at a salon, she was discovered by Luc Besson, the co-writer of Transporter 3, in New York, when she crossed a street. He gave her acting lessons and cast her as the female lead in Transporter 3.
23. Gregory Hines Gregory Hines Actor, The Cotton Club
24. Kristen Dalton Kristen Dalton Actress, The Departed
25. Alan Parker Alan Parker Director, Evita Prior to moving into film, Alan was noted as one of London's most talented advertising copywriters. He worked for the Collet Dickinson Pearce (CDP) ad agency in the 1960's and early 1970's, and began directing his own tvc scripts in their basement. Formed a partnership with David Puttnam as his producer (Puttnam had been a photographers' agent)...
26. Katie Boland Katie Boland Actress, The Master
27. Teller Teller Self, Fantasia/2000
28. Eric Shea Eric Shea Actor, The Poseidon Adventure
29. Matthias Hues Matthias Hues Actor, Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country Matthias Hues was born on Valentine's Day in Waltrop, Germany, to the late Dr. Josef Hues and Maria Humperdinck Hues who still resides in Germany. Maria is the niece of Engelbert Humperdinck, composer of the opera Hansel and Gretel. Matthias was very involved in sports from an early age on. By the time he...
30. Frank Collison Frank Collison Actor, The Village Frank's first "role" was a six month old "theatre mascot" at a tent theatre in Granville, Ohio. His father, John, was an actor and playwright and his mother, Peg, directed him in a number of plays while he was growing up in Virginia and Ohio. As a young boy, Frank assisted his father when he toured with his one man Abraham Lincoln show...
31. Anton Lesser Anton Lesser Actor, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides British actor Anton Lesser (b. 1952) has played many of the principal Shakespearian roles for the Royal Shakespeare Company (Associate Artist since 1990), including Petruchio, Romeo and Richard III. He is very active in radio (BBC) and spoken word audio. Over a dozen recordings range from Paradise Lost and Homer to the title role in Hamlet...
32. Lois Maxwell Lois Maxwell Actress, Goldfinger Everyone knows (or should know) Lois Maxwell as the one and only "Miss Moneypenny", but there's much more to her acting career than that. She started out against her parents' will, and without their knowledge, in a Canadian children's radio program, credited as "Robin Wells". Before the age of 15 she...
33. Jack Benny Jack Benny Actor, To Be or Not to Be The son of a saloonkeeper, Jack Benny (born Benny Kubelsky) began to study the violin at the age six, and his "ineptness" at it later become his trademark (in reality, he was a very accomplished player). When given the opportunity to play in live theatre professionally, Benny quit school and joined vaudeville...
34. Rie Rasmussen Rie Rasmussen Actress, Human Zoo Rie Rasmussen was born in Denmark in 1978 to an artist mother and an Economist father. She was raised in the Danish country in an extended family with nine brothers and sisters. She moved to New York at the age of 15 to paint and has continued to travel ever since. She lived in Huntington Beach California where she briefly attended film school as a director in 1998...
35. Tom Burlinson Tom Burlinson Actor, The Man from Snowy River Actor and singer born on 14th February 1956 in Toronto, Canada, from English parents who had migrated to Canada after Word War II. The family transferred to New Jersey in 1958 and Tom was the typical all-American youngster with the Little League baseball cap, striped T-shirt and turned-up jeans. In...
36. Mark Lutz Mark Lutz Actor, Victor Mark Lutz was born on Valentine's Day in Montréal, Québec. At the age of 13, he moved to Hong Kong and he lived there for 4 and a half years before moving to Toronto, where he finished high school. Mark attended the University of Guelph and graduated with an Honors BA in Political Science. It was only after finishing University that Mark embarked on his life long ambition - acting...
37. Edward Platt Edward Platt Actor, North by Northwest Forever and fondly remembered as Don Adams' foil on the popular Mel Brooks/Buck Henry spy series Get Smart, character actor Ed Platt (also billed as Edward C. Platt) had been around for two decades prior to copping that rare comedy role. Born in Staten Island, New York, he inherited an appreciation of music on his mother's side...
38. Andrew Prine Andrew Prine Actor, Gettysburg Appearing on Broadway, Andrew Prine soared to recognition in the leading role of the Pulitzer Prize winning play, Look Homeward Angel, and in his film role in the Academy award winner, The Miracle Worker. He has worked with Hollywood legends such as John Wayne, Jimmy Stewart, William Holden, Glenn Ford...
39. Rob Thomas Rob Thomas Soundtrack, Love Actually
40. James Eckhouse James Eckhouse Actor, The Avengers
41. Valente Rodriguez Valente Rodriguez Actor, Erin Brockovich
42. Justin Michael Justin Michael Director, The Bride of Frankenstein
43. Joan O'Brien Joan O'Brien Actress, Operation Petticoat Joan O'Brien began her show-biz career while she was in high school, on a local TV music show in California with Tennessee Ernie Ford. Soon she was a successful singer, and made the jump to acting. In about half the films she ever made it appeared that Joan played a nurse. Perhaps her most memorable appearance was in Blake Edwards' Operation Petticoat...
44. Ariel Vromen Ariel Vromen Director, The Iceman Born in Israel, Ariel Vromen has been the creative force behind numerous projects including Feature Films, Shorts, Music videos, and Documentaries and has directed and produced many projects for major production entities such as First Look Films, Screen Media Universal, Lightning Entertainment, Film Colony and Next Wave Films...
45. Brian Kelly Brian Kelly Actor, Shoot, Gringo... Shoot! Detroit-born TV actor Brian Kelly was a Valentine's Day baby, the son of Harry F. Kelly who was elected governor of Michigan (1944-1947) and served as a justice on the Michigan Supreme Court. Brian joined the Marine Corps. during the Korean War and subsequently attended the University of Michigan Law School with the intent of pursuing a political career like his father...
46. Harriet Andersson Harriet Andersson Actress, Dogville Discovered at age 20 by celebrated director Ingmar Bergman, she became part of Bergman's regular stable of performers; in fact, he wrote Summer with Monika especially for her breakthrough. Extraordinary and versatile as an actress, her roles have ranged from the naive young wife in Sawdust and Tinsel to the mad visionary in Through a glass darkly (1962)...
47. Najwa Nimri Najwa Nimri Actress, Lovers of the Arctic Circle
48. Sebastian Pigott Sebastian Pigott Actor, Pacific Rim
49. Pat O'Brien Pat O'Brien Self, Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed
50. Jules Asner Jules Asner Self, Revealed with Jules Asner
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