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1. Cobie Smulders Cobie Smulders Actress, The Avengers Amazingly, newcomer Cobie Smulders never gave much thought to acting. She was born on April 3, 1982, in Vancouver, British Columbia, to a Dutch father and an English mother. As a girl, Cobie had set her sights on becoming a doctor or a marine biologist. In fact, it wasn't until high school that Cobie started to explore acting after appearing in several school productions...
2. Ben Mendelsohn Ben Mendelsohn Actor, The Dark Knight Rises Despite his prominence in Hollywood as a character actor known for playing villains and criminals, Ben Mendelsohn has been a leading man in Australia since starting acting as a teenager. Paul Benjamin Mendelsohn was born in Melbourne, Australia, to Carole Ann (Ferguson), a nurse, and Frederick Arthur Oscar Mendelsohn...
3. Matthew Goode Matthew Goode Actor, The Imitation Game
4. Marlon Brando Marlon Brando Actor, The Godfather Marlon Brando is widely considered the greatest movie actor of all time, rivaled only by the more theatrically oriented Laurence Olivier in terms of esteem. Unlike Olivier, who preferred the stage to the screen, Brando concentrated his talents on movies after bidding the Broadway stage adieu in 1949...
5. Hayley Kiyoko Hayley Kiyoko Actress, Lemonade Mouth Hayley Kiyoko was "discovered" at age 5 when, for moral support, she went with her friend to a photo shoot. The director asked Hayley to step in front of the camera and she ended up in a national print ad for KnowledgeWare. Nickelodeon spotted her at the Culver City Ice Rink and she ended up featured in and narrating a short piece about children in sports called "I'm Hayley...
6. Chrissie Fit Chrissie Fit Actress, Pitch Perfect 2 Chrissie started singing at the age of five and always had a flare for the dramatic. She discovered the world of acting when she was about ten years old and was hooked. She performed in countless plays and musicals throughout her school years, and eventually started working with theatre companies in her hometown of Miami, Florida...
7. Eddie Murphy Eddie Murphy Actor, Beverly Hills Cop Edward Regan Murphy was born April 3, 1961 in Brooklyn, New York, to Lillian, a telephone operator, and Charles Edward Murphy, a transit police officer who was also an amateur comedian and actor. After his father died, his mother married Vernon Lynch, a foreman at a Breyer's Ice Cream plant. His siblings are Charlie Murphy and Vernon Lynch...
8. Amanda Bynes Amanda Bynes Actress, Easy A Amanda Laura Bynes was born on April 3, 1986, in Thousand Oaks, California, the youngest of three children of Lynn (Organ), a dental assistant, and Richard Bynes, a dentist. Her mother is from an Ashkenazi Jewish family and her father is of Irish and Polish descent. Amanda became interested in acting and performing from the age of three...
9. Adam Scott Adam Scott Actor, The Aviator Adam Scott was born in Santa Cruz, California, the son of Anne and Douglas Scott. He has two older siblings, Shannon and David. Scott has said that his brother David "looks like me but is far more cerebral and inherited the intellect of our parents," both of whom are retired teachers. He graduated from Harbor High School and he is a graduate of the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Los Angeles...
10. Alec Baldwin Alec Baldwin Actor, The Departed Raven-haired, suavely handsome and prolific actor Alec Baldwin was born on April 3, 1958 in Massapequa, New York, and is the oldest, and easily the best-known, of the four Baldwin brothers in the acting business (the others are Stephen Baldwin, William Baldwin and Daniel Baldwin). Baldwin is the son of Carol Newcomb (Martineau) and Alexander Rae Baldwin...
11. Catherine McCormack Catherine McCormack Actress, Braveheart
12. Doris Day Doris Day Soundtrack, The Man Who Knew Too Much One of America's most popular actresses in the 1950s and 1960s, Doris Day was born Doris Mary Ann Kappelhoff in Cincinnati, Ohio, to Alma Sophia (Welz), a housewife, and William Joseph Kappelhoff, a music teacher and choir master. Her grandparents were all German immigrants. She had two brothers, Richard, who died before she was born and Paul, a few years older...
13. David Hyde Pierce David Hyde Pierce Actor, A Bug's Life David Hyde Pierce was born on 3 April 1959 in Saratoga Springs, New York, USA. He is the youngest child of George and Laura Pierce (both deceased) and has two older sisters (Barbara and Nancy) and an older brother (Thomas). As a child, he was very interested in music (particularly piano) and regularly played the organ at his local church (Bethesda Episcopal Church)...
14. Jennie Garth Jennie Garth Actress, Girl, Positive Jennifer Eve Garth was born on April 3rd, 1972 in Urbana, Illionis, USA to John and Carolyn Garth, who both had 3 children each from different marriages, before they had Jennie. She grew up on a 25-acre horse ranch outside Urbana, Illinois with her 6 older siblings: Johnny, Chuck, Lisa, Cammie, Wendy and Lynn...
15. Angela Featherstone Angela Featherstone Actress, The Wedding Singer Angela Featherstone is a film and television actress. Most recently she played the role of Jame on Girls/HBO. She has created sitcoms for Sony, DreamWorks and NBC television, and written nonfiction for TIME, Jane, Flare and the Huffington Post. She also curated a gallery show featuring important & emerging female photographers. She lives in Los Angeles.
16. Jamie Bamber Jamie Bamber Actor, Battlestar Galactica: Razor
17. Sally Thomsett Sally Thomsett Actress, Straw Dogs
18. Wayne Newton Wayne Newton Self, Smokin' Aces
19. Marsha Mason Marsha Mason Actress, Heartbreak Ridge She has a wonderful, extremely engaging "feel good" quality about her, an innate warmth that makes you root for her whether she's playing a stubborn single mom, brittle prostitute, or strung-out alcoholic. Marsha Mason was a resoundingly respected and popular film actress of the 1970s and 1980s whose career skyrocketed in the bittersweet comedies/dramas of award-winning Neil Simon...
20. Tomas Arana Tomas Arana Actor, Gladiator He co-starred as Quintus in Ridley Scott's Gladiator, the Dreamworks-Universal movie and winner of five Oscars, including Best Picture, co-starring Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Richard Harris, Derek Jacobi, and Oliver Reed. Three of Tomas Arana's more recent films are: The Three-Legged Fox...
21. Elizabeth Gracen Elizabeth Gracen Actress, Coherence Elizabeth Ward was the 1981 Miss Arkansas and 1982 Miss America. When she began her acting career in 1987, she changed her name to Elizabeth Ward Gracen, because another Elizabeth Ward was already in the Screen Actors Guild. She was born on April 3, 1961, in Ozark, Arkansas to Jimmy and Patricia Ward...
22. Bill Sage Bill Sage Actor, American Psycho
23. Jerry Messing Jerry Messing Actor, Addams Family Reunion
24. William Gaunt William Gaunt Actor, King Lear
25. Sebastian Bach Sebastian Bach Self, Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage
26. Will Mellor Will Mellor Actor, Miss Conception
27. Eric Braeden Eric Braeden Actor, Titanic Eric Braeden is a German actor in America who began his career playing Nazis and eventually became a star of daytime soap operas. Born Hans Gudegast in Kiel, Germany, during the Second World War, he was a superb athlete who excelled in track-and-field events. As a teenager, he immigrated to the United States and worked in Texas and Montana as a translator...
28. John Laughlin John Laughlin Actor, Footloose Actor John Laughlin has had a remarkable career spanning several decades. At 19, John felt compelled to pursue his passion and moved to Los Angeles to learn his craft and become a serious actor. He initially went about it by taking two years at the Film Industry Workshop and then went on to study with some of the best in the business...
29. Lee Williams Lee Williams Actor, Billy Elliot
30. Alessandro Juliani Alessandro Juliani Actor, Man of Steel Alessandro Juliani currently makes his living as an actor, singer, composer and sound designer. He once commanded the Battlestar Galactica for 27 minutes. He is a graduate of McGill University in Montreal. He is the son of director/actor/writer John Juliani, and producer Donna Wong-Juliani. He is the partner of actress/director Meg Roe.
31. Charlotte Coleman Charlotte Coleman Actress, Four Weddings and a Funeral
32. Lesley Sharp Lesley Sharp Actress, The Full Monty
33. Paris Jackson Paris Jackson Self, Episode dated 25 June 2014
34. Leslie Howard Leslie Howard Actor, Gone with the Wind Leslie Howard Stainer was born in London, to Lilian (Blumberg) and Ferdinand "Frank" Steiner. His father was a Hungarian Jewish immigrant, and his English mother was of German Jewish, and mostly English, descent. Leslie went to Dulwich College. After school, he worked as a bank clerk until the outbreak of World War I...
35. Jennifer Rubin Jennifer Rubin Actress, Screamers Strikingly beautiful and multi-talented, Jennifer Collene Rubin is an American actress, producer, and model, with a career spanning nearly three decades. She has appeared in both film and television and was voted Ford International Model of the Year in 1984. Jennifer was also the original Calvin Klein model for "Obsession"...
36. Robert Hy Gorman Robert Hy Gorman Actor, Forever Young
37. Leona Lewis Leona Lewis Soundtrack, Avatar
38. Dooley Wilson Dooley Wilson Actor, Casablanca "You must remember this, a kiss is still a kiss, a sigh is just a sigh; the fundamental things apply, as time goes by...". Anyone unfamiliar with this legendary movie lyric must either live in a well-insulated modern world or perhaps on Mars. The gentleman who crooned this tune for the morose Humphrey Bogart...
39. Benjamin Stone Benjamin Stone Actor, Harry Potter: Quidditch World Cup Benjamin Stone, born in Kingston, Surrey, is an actor, best known for playing Blank in the ABC Family TV series "10 Things I Hate About You". At an early age, Stone has worked on his craft - training in several acting schools and performing in local theaters playing lead roles in "Pendragon", "The Dreaming" and "150th Celebration"...
40. Joshua Safdie Joshua Safdie Director, Go Get Some Rosemary Born and raised in New York City: in both Queens & Manhattan. After his father bought a camera in 1987, he and his brother, Benny Safdie, ate, slept and for all intents and purposes performed "life" on camera. He attended the school of Communication at Boston University. Premiered first two feature films in two consecutive years (2008 and 2009) at Cannes at the Directors Fortnight.
41. Trevor Moore Trevor Moore Writer, Miss March
42. Kevin Hagen Kevin Hagen Actor, General Hospital Kevin Hagen is the son of professional ballroom dancers, Haakon Olaf Hagen and Marvel Lucile Wadsworth. His father left the family when Kevin was five. He was raised by his mother, two aunts and a grandmother, with some help from his uncle, a physician. The family moved to Portland, Oregon when Kevin was a teenager and he played baseball and football at Jefferson High School...
43. Jacky Wu Jacky Wu Actor, The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor Born in Beijing China in 1974, he was sent to train at Beijing Wushu Academy when he was 6 years old as both his Father and Grandfather were also Martial artists. In 1995 he was spotted by Yuen Woo-Ping who had come to the academy to look for a martial artist for the film Tai Chi 2 (aka Tai Chi Boxer)...
44. Ned Benson Ned Benson Writer, The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him He grew up in New York City then attended Deerfield Academy in Massachusetts and Columbia University, where he graduated from in 2001 with a BA in English and Film. He has written and directed four short films including Four Lean Hounds, which he directed right out of Columbia, then The Westerner, and his other shorts _Yes (2011)_ and _Citation (2012)_...
45. Ella Bleu Travolta Ella Bleu Travolta Actress, Old Dogs
46. Jonathan Lynn Jonathan Lynn Writer, Clue Jonathan Lynn and Antony Jay created and wrote every episode of the acclaimed BBC political comedy series Yes Minister and Yes, Prime Minister. The series received numerous accolades including three BAFTA (British Academy) Awards, two Broadcasting Press Guild Awards and two Pye Television Writers Awards...
47. Nicholas Tucci Nicholas Tucci Actor, You're Next Nicholas Tucci was born and raised in Middletown, CT. He graduated from Middletown High School before attending Yale University, where he had the opportunity to perform alongside fellow actors Fran Kranz, Satya Bhabha, Eamon Sheehan and Peter Cellini, among many others. He has studied and performed in Chicago...
48. Kornél Mundruczó Kornél Mundruczó Actor, White God
49. Paula Rhodes Paula Rhodes Actress, Shuffle Paula was born in Deerlodge, Montana, but spent most of her pivotal years in St. Louis, Missouri. She survived the awkward glasses/braces/acne years thanks in large part to a healthy sense of humor and the ability to laugh at herself. She then went on to study at the University of Missouri, where she majored in Journalism and minored in having a marvelous college experience...
50. Jan Sterling Jan Sterling Actress, Guiding Light One of Hollywood's more talented and watchable stars on screen was sullen, strikingly stick-thin 50s actress Jan Sterling who didn't quite reach the top echelon of stardom but certainly ensured audiences of a real good time with her sexy pout and flashy style in soaps, film noir and saucy comedy. Jan was born Jane Sterling Adriance in Manhattan in 1921 to a well-to-do family...
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