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1. Kate Mara Kate Mara Actress, 127 Hours Kate was born in Bedford, New York. She is one of four children of Kathleen McNulty (Rooney) and NFL football team New York Giants executive Timothy Christopher Mara. Her sister is actress Rooney Mara. Her grandfathers were Wellington Mara, co-owner of the Giants, and Tim Rooney, owner of Yonkers Raceway...
2. Adam Baldwin Adam Baldwin Actor, Full Metal Jacket
3. Elizabeth Taylor Elizabeth Taylor Actress, Giant Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor was born in London, England, on February 27, 1932. Although she was born an English subject, her parents were Americans, art dealers from St. Louis, Missouri (her father had gone to London to set up a gallery). Her mother had been an actress on the stage, but gave up that vocation when she married...
4. John Pyper-Ferguson John Pyper-Ferguson Actor, Drive
5. Joanne Woodward Joanne Woodward Actress, Philadelphia Joanne Gignilliat Trimmier Woodward was born on February 27, 1930, in Thomasville, Georgia, to Wade Woodward and Elinor Gignilliat Trimmier Woodward in a modest household. Her one older brother, Wade Jr., who was the favorite of her father, eventually became an architect. Elinor Woodward was a quite a movie buff and enjoyed going to picture shows often...
6. Donal Logue Donal Logue Actor, Blade Donal Logue's versatility and talent makes him one of the most well respected and beloved actors today. Born in Ottawa, Canada, Logue moved all over the United States, from the Boston area as an infant to various towns on the Mexican border. He returned to Boston to attend Harvard University, where he majored in Intellectual History and discovered his love for the performing arts...
7. Charles Baker Charles Baker Actor, Splinter Born February 27, 1971 in Washington, DC and raised in Hawaii, Charles has lived a life most people write books about. The son of an army colonel, whose father was written up in the Los Angeles Times in 1994 by Robin Wright, Charles traveled the world by the time he was 17. He's lived in England, Israel...
8. Bingbing Li Bingbing Li Actress, Transformers: Age of Extinction
9. Timothy Spall Timothy Spall Actor, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Timothy Spall was born in Battersea, London, to Sylvia R. (Leonard), a hairdresser, and Joseph L. Spall, a postal worker. He was raised in London. Spall auditioned and earned a spot with the National Youth Theatre and later showed great promise at RADA where he portrayed the title roles in "Macbeth"...
10. Jenni 'Jwoww' Farley Jenni 'Jwoww' Farley Self, Girls Like That
11. Josh Groban Josh Groban Self, Josh Groban in Concert
12. Richard Coyle Richard Coyle Actor, Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Richard Coyle was born and raised in Sheffield, in the UK with his four brothers. He began his career when, studying politics and philosophy at York University (1992 - 1995), he got interested in amateur dramatics and traveled to the Edinburgh festival twice. A decision to raise funds to study at the...
13. Noah Emmerich Noah Emmerich Actor, The Truman Show Born and raised in New York City, he attended Yale University, where he sang with the a capella group the Yale Spizzwinks. He attended NYU Film School where he wrote and directed an award winning short film called "The Painter." Emmerich came to prominence with starring roles in the cult hit Beautiful Girls and the Jim Carrey blockbuster The Truman Show...
14. Grant Show Grant Show Actor, The Possession Only son of Ed and Kathleen Show. Raised in San Jose, California with older sister, Kelly Show. He studied acting at Samuel Ayer High School, and then majored in theater arts at UCLA. His first professional role was "Rick Hyde" in Ryan's Hope from 1984 to 1987. He then took a year sabbatical to study at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts...
15. Brittany Ashton Holmes Brittany Ashton Holmes Actress, The Little Rascals
16. Baltasar Kormákur Baltasar Kormákur Director, 2 Guns Born in 1966. He graduated from The Drama Academy of Iceland and is one of Iceland's most popular and critically acclaimed actors of the younger generation, working amongst others with Oscar-nominee Fridrik Thór Fridriksson. But it is as a director and theatre entrepreneur he has really made his name...
17. Howard Hesseman Howard Hesseman Actor, Turkeys Away Howard Hesseman has been a leading counter-culture figure since the late 1960s. He was a member of the improv group, "the Committee", for ten years in the sixties and seventies. He has been a character actor for many years on different television shows since the 1960s, and took small parts in The Andy Griffith Show...
18. Susan Yeagley Susan Yeagley Actress, Almost Famous Susan Melinda Yeagley was born and raised in Nashville, Tennessee. The younger of two daughters, Susan left the South at 18 to attend the University of Southern California. She earned her B.A. degree from USC's famed film school, where she graduated Cum Laude and was a member of the National Honor Society and Dean's List...
19. Barbara Babcock Barbara Babcock Actress, Far and Away
20. Joan Bennett Joan Bennett Actress, Father's Little Dividend Eighteen-year-old Joan Bennett had intended to avoid the Bennett tradition of acting but, divorced and with a child to support, had little choice; she accepted a role in her father's play "Jarnegan", then her first leading film role in Bulldog Drummond. Her popularity growing, she made 14 films under a Fox contract...
21. Stephen Wight Stephen Wight Actor, Wilderness
22. Alba Rohrwacher Alba Rohrwacher Actress, I Am Love
23. Debra Monk Debra Monk Actress, The Devil's Advocate
24. Franchot Tone Franchot Tone Actor, Mutiny on the Bounty Franchot Tone was born into a well-to-do upstate New York family. Tone traveled the world with his parents and attended various schools, including The Hill School in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, from which he was dismissed "for being a subtle influence for disorder throughout the fall term." He entered Cornell University...
25. Jennifer Cody Jennifer Cody Actress, The Princess and the Frog
26. Van Williams Van Williams Actor, Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story You could shoehorn actor Van Williams right in there between the other tall, dark and drop-jaw gorgeous heartthrobs Tom Tryon and John Gavin of the late 1950s/early 1960s who conveyed a similar bland, heroic image. All three were too often given colorless heroes to play on film and/or TV -- roles that played off their charm but seldom tested their talent...
27. Charlotte Stewart Charlotte Stewart Actress, Eraserhead One of three children, Charlotte Stewart was born in Yuba City, California, USA on 27 February 1941. In the 1950s, she studied acting in Pasadena. She is famous for portraying the role of beloved schoolteacher "Miss Beadle" in the popular television series Little House on the Prairie. She was with the show from 1974 - 1978...
28. P.H. Moriarty P.H. Moriarty Actor, Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels The English native P.H. Moriarty began acting late in life, having worked for many years in other professions, including as a boxer and a longshoresman. While a film crew was shooting a scene on the English docks one day, the production crew discovered Moriarty working there, and they asked him to act in the film. Thus began his acting career...
29. William Demarest William Demarest Actor, Sullivan's Travels Born in St. Paul, Minnesota, William Demarest was a prolific actor in movies and TV, making more than 140 films. Demarest started his acting career in vaudeville and made his way to Broadway. His most famous role was in My Three Sons, replacing a very sick William Frawley. Demarest was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting role in the real-life biography...
30. Nikki Amuka-Bird Nikki Amuka-Bird Actress, The Omen Amuka-Bird was born in Nigeria, but grew up in the UK and in Antigua. She abandoned her dancing aspirations after suffering a back injury. After attending LAMDA, she joined the Royal Shakespeare Company. Whilst on tour with the RSC in Japan, she met her husband, actor Geoffrey Streatfield. In addition to her numerous television roles and the RSC...
31. Brandon Beemer Brandon Beemer Actor, Suits on the Loose
32. Rozonda 'Chilli' Thomas Rozonda 'Chilli' Thomas Self, The Checklist Rozonda Ocelean Thomas was born February 27, 1971 in Atlanta, Georgia. Her father Abdul Ali, is of East Indian and Middle Eastern (Arab) descent, and her mother Ava Thomas is an American of African American and Native American descent. She has one son with producer Dallas Austin - they named him Tron...
33. Wendy Liebman Wendy Liebman Self, The Aristocrats
34. Angela Aames Angela Aames Actress, Scarface Angela Aames grew up in Pierre, South Dakota. She acted in high school and attended the University of South Dakota before coming to Hollywood in 1978 to begin her acting career. Her first film role was as Little Bo Peep in the film Fairy Tales. She followed that up by playing Linda "Boom-Boom" Bang in H.O.T.S....
35. Grant Shaud Grant Shaud Actor, Antz
36. Christopher Landon Christopher Landon Writer, Disturbia
37. Bill Hunter Bill Hunter Actor, Finding Nemo Bill Hunter was one of Australia's acting legends, having worked with almost every notable Australian director and actor of the last thirty years - evidence of his genuine popularity among the public and acting fraternity alike. He started out in Australian television in the '60s (a hotbed of well written and directed drama)...
38. Mary Frann Mary Frann Actress, Days of Our Lives
39. Daniel Olbrychski Daniel Olbrychski Actor, Salt
40. Stoney Jackson Stoney Jackson Actor, The Fan Stoney Jackson moved to California n 1976 with his family. His parents started a Family Practice Medical Clinic in Riverside, Ca. It was then Stoney got an agent and started doing television commercials and eventually moved to the theatrical side of the industry. Stoney has appeared in over 40 films...
41. Christina Nigra Christina Nigra Actress, Cloak & Dagger
42. John Steinbeck John Steinbeck Writer, The Grapes of Wrath John Steinbeck was the third of four children and the only son born to John Ernst and Olive Hamilton Steinbeck. His father was County Treasurer and his mother, a former schoolteacher. John graduated from Salinas High School in 1919 and attended classes at Stanford University, leaving in 1925 without a degree...
43. Michael Fox Michael Fox Actor, What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? Michael Fox first "trod the boards" in grade school plays in his hometown of Yonkers, New York. After toying with the idea of becoming a history teacher, Fox did "something as foreign to my nature as one could think of", becoming a "boomer" (a migratory railroad worker) and taking jobs as a brakeman with various lines...
44. Alan Fudge Alan Fudge Actor, Edward Scissorhands Alan Fudge was an American actor known for being part of the cast of four television programs: Man from Atlantis, Eischied, Paper Dolls, and Bodies of Evidence, along with a recurring role (eighteen appearances over eight years, as of 2005) on 7th Heaven. Fudge was born in Wichita, Kansas. He has scores of credits...
45. Juan Riedinger Juan Riedinger Actor, Jennifer's Body
46. Lynn Cartwright Lynn Cartwright Actress, A League of Their Own Frequently appearing for or alongside her actor/writer husband of 50 years, noted stage, screen and TV heavy and writer Leo Gordon, actress Lynn Cartwright is probably best remembered for one of her early screen roles as the brusque, Brooklyn-accented switchboard operator in the cult horror The Wasp Woman...
47. Wolfgang Preiss Wolfgang Preiss Actor, A Bridge Too Far Born in Nuremberg on February 27, 1910, the son of a school teacher, well-known German actor Wolfgang Preiss started studying philsophy and theatre sciences alternately (including dance training) and made his stage debut in 1932 in Munich. He appeared in many theatres throughout his country in the 30s including Heidelberg...
48. Yolande Moreau Yolande Moreau Actress, Amélie
49. Edward Brophy Edward Brophy Actor, The Thin Man Edward S. Brophy was born on February 27, 1895 in New York City and educated at the University of Virginia. He became a bit and small-part in the movies starting in 1919, but switched to behind-the-scenes work for job security, though he continued appearing in small parts. While serving as a property master for Buster Keaton's production unit at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer...
50. Dexter Gordon Dexter Gordon Actor, 'Round Midnight Dexter Gordon was considered one of the greatest jazz saxophonists ever, During his heyday, namely `45-`80, he played tenor sax with many of the all-time jazz greats, including Lionel Hampton, Louis Armstrong, Billy Eckstine and many others. In the 60s, he left his vices behind and created some wonderful music...
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