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1. Gina Carano Gina Carano Actress, Haywire Gina Joy Carano was born under a tornado warning in Dallas, Texas, to parents Dana (Cason) and Glenn Carano. Her father played for the Super Bowl Champion Dallas Cowboys as a backup quarterback for Roger Staubach and Danny White from 1977-1983. In 1984, he was the starting quarterback for the USFL Pittsburgh Maulers...
2. Charles Chaplin Charles Chaplin Writer, Modern Times Charlie Chaplin, considered to be one of the most pivotal stars of the early days of Hollywood, lived an interesting life both in his films and behind the camera. He is most recognized as an icon of the silent film era, often associated with his popular "Little Tramp" character; the man with the toothbrush mustache, bowler hat, bamboo cane, and a funny walk...
3. Belinda Stewart-Wilson Belinda Stewart-Wilson Actress, The Inbetweeners 2 Belinda Stewart-Wilson is an English actress, born in London, England, U.K. She is best known for her role in the popular TV sitcom The Inbetweeners as Polly McKenzie. Her father is a British Army officer Sir Blair Stewart-Wilson.During childhood she grew up on various military postings in the UK, Germany...
4. Ellen Barkin Ellen Barkin Actress, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Offbeat, unconventionally pretty, and utterly mesmerizing, Ellen Barkin was born in 1954 of Jewish parentage, the daughter of a chemical salesman and hospital administrator. Raised in the South Bronx and Queens, New York area, she wanted to be an actress as early as her teens and was eventually accepted into Manhattan's High School of the Performing Arts...
5. Martin Lawrence Martin Lawrence Actor, Bad Boys II
6. John Hodiak John Hodiak Actor, Battleground Pittsburgh-born John Hodiak was one of several up-and-coming male talents who managed to take advantage of the dearth of WWII-era superstars (MGM's Clark Gable, Van Johnson, Robert Taylor and James Stewart, among others) who were off serving their country. John's early death at age 41, however, robbed Hollywood of a strong player and promising character star...
7. Jon Cryer Jon Cryer Actor, Pretty in Pink
8. Claire Foy Claire Foy Actress, Season of the Witch
9. Lukas Haas Lukas Haas Actor, Inception Lukas was born on April 16, 1976 in West Hollywood, California. His Texas-born mother, Emily Tracy, is a writer, and his German-born father, Berthold Haas, is an artist. He has twin brothers, Simon and Nikolai. It's widely noted that Lukas was discovered at the age of 5 by casting director Margery Simkin while he was in kindergarten...
10. Lorraine Nicholson Lorraine Nicholson Actress, Click
11. Qi Shu Qi Shu Actress, The Transporter Born in Taiwan, Qi Shu has won the prestigious Golden Horse Awards in Taiwan (regarded as the East Asian Oscars) for Best Supporting Actress. She has also received a nomination for Best Actress from the Golden Horse Awards. She appeared with Jackie Chan in the romantic comedy Gorgeous ("Gorgeous")...
12. Sean Maher Sean Maher Actor, Serenity
13. Hayes MacArthur Hayes MacArthur Actor, Life as We Know It
14. Billy West Billy West Actor, Futurama: Bender's Big Score
15. David Lyons David Lyons Actor, Safe Haven
16. Nikki Griffin Nikki Griffin Actress, The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift Jeanne Nicole Griffin was born in Vicksburg, Mississippi, and moved to Frankfurt, Germany when she was two with her parents, Jeanne and Eugene Griffin. After six years abroad, the family moved back to the US, to Virginia for a year, before settling in Wilmington, NC. Her father worked for the Army Corps of Engineers...
17. Michael Gill Michael Gill Actor, Guiding Light Michel is a first generation American born in Manhattan on April 16,1960 to parents who narrowly survived the Holocaust. They themselves sprung from the Great Diaspora, which began for their parents in Moscow, Odessa, Kiev and the Ukraine. Michel's mother, Nadine Gill, lives in New York, his father...
18. Liliana Mumy Liliana Mumy Actress, Howl's Moving Castle
19. Peter Billingsley Peter Billingsley Producer, Iron Man Peter Billingsley has been a member of the Hollywood community since he was a small child, achieving success and accolades, both behind the scenes and in front of the camera. The highly-successful child actor-turned-producer received an Emmy Award nomination, in 2005, as co-executive producer on the critically acclaimed Independent Film Channel show...
20. Max Beesley Max Beesley Actor, Glitter
21. Peter Ustinov Peter Ustinov Actor, Spartacus Peter Ustinov was a two-time Academy Award-winning film actor, a director, writer, journalist and raconteur. He wrote and directed many acclaimed stage plays and led numerous international theatrical productions. He was born Peter Alexander Freiherr von Ustinov on April 16, 1921, in Swiss Cottage, London...
22. Jay O. Sanders Jay O. Sanders Actor, The Day After Tomorrow
23. Lily Loveless Lily Loveless Actress, Sket
24. David Graf David Graf Actor, Police Academy David Graf was a Lancaster, Ohio native. He was a graduate of Lancaster High School in 1968. He went on to attend college at Otterbein University where he graduated in 1972 as a theater major. He attended Ohio State University grad school until 1975 when he dropped out to pursue an acting career in New York...
25. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Self, BASEketball Legendary US NBA basketball player with the Milwaukee Bucks (1969-1975) and the Los Angeles Lakers (1975-1989), the 7' 2" Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (born Lew Alcindor) has made numerous guest appearances on US TV shows including Man from Atlantis, 21 Jump Street, Tales from the Darkside and Scrubs. However...
26. Russell Harvard Russell Harvard Actor, There Will Be Blood Russell Harvard was born April 16, 1981 in Pasadena, Texas to Kay and Henry Harvard. Russell and his brother, Renny, were born deaf. When the boys were old enough to start school, the family moved to Austin, Texas so they could attend the Texas School for the Deaf (TSD). Russell attended TSD from kindergarten through the twelfth grade and graduated in 1999...
27. Catherine Scorsese Catherine Scorsese Actress, Goodfellas
28. Christos Vasilopoulos Christos Vasilopoulos Actor, Banshee Origins
29. Rhiana Griffith Rhiana Griffith Actress, Pitch Black Rhiana Jade Griffith was born on April 16, 1985 in the Hunter Valley region of New South Wales, Australia. As a child she began modeling, doing runway work, magazine shoots, and catalogue ads for children's clothing. At the age of 13, she won the ModelQuest98 Grand Final for the 12-to-15-year-old division...
30. Natalie Hoflin Natalie Hoflin Actress, Like Crazy
31. Karl Yune Karl Yune Actor, Real Steel Born and raised in Washington D.C., Karl Yune is an American actor of Asian descent. After high school, Karl successfully started and sold an internet based consulting business and was accepted to Columbia University as a business major. His studying and love of Shakespeare during a literature course influenced him to switch his major to theater at the University's School of the Arts...
32. Yorick van Wageningen Yorick van Wageningen Actor, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
33. Bobby Vinton Bobby Vinton Soundtrack, Goodfellas
34. Selena Selena Soundtrack, Selena Selena was born in Lake Jackson, Texas, a suburb of Houston, to Abraham Quintanilla Jr. and Marcella Quintanilla. Abraham opened a Mexican restaurant, Papagayo, in Lake Jackson. Selena was 9-years-old when her father discovered her talent for singing. He formed a band consisting of Selena on vocals, her brother A.B. Quintanilla on bass...
35. Valarie Rae Miller Valarie Rae Miller Actress, Crank
36. Barry Nelson Barry Nelson Actor, The Shining A genial, well-respected, all-around "nice guy", the breezily handsome Barry Nelson was born Robert Haakon Nielsen on April 16, 1917, in San Francisco, California, of Scandinavian heritage. He was raised in nearby Oakland and graduated from the University of California at Berkeley in 1941. A talent scout from MGM caught Barry in a college production of "Macbeth" and quickly sized up his potential...
37. Melody Patterson Melody Patterson Actress, The Cycle Savages Melody Patterson was born on April 16, 1949 in Inglewood, California. She started performing at the age of four, appearing in "Mrs. McThing" at the Downey Community Theatre in Downey, California. She attended the Hollywood Professional School and later studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City...
38. Jordana Beatty Jordana Beatty Actress, Superman Returns Jordana Beatty was born on January 30, 1998, to a family of Australian decent. Her mother, Alexandra, is a Honda attorney, and her father, Zac, is a nightclub bartender. After seeing the incredible musical Mary Poppins, she realized she wanted to act all her life. She began her career doing national commercials in her native Australia...
39. Ricco Ross Ricco Ross Actor, Aliens
40. Alina Foley Alina Foley Actress, The Spy Next Door
41. Edie Adams Edie Adams Actress, The Apartment The scintillating, sultry-eyed blonde (formerly a redhead) star of screen, TV and award-winning stage went on to become best known, however, for her sensual delivery pitching cigars in taunting 60s ads and commercials with her Mae Westian come-on line, "Why don't you pick one up and smoke it sometime?" This...
42. Peter Mark Richman Peter Mark Richman Actor, The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear Before he became an actor, Mark Richman played football for two years in a Pennsylvania league called the Eastern Pro Conference. Sidelined by a serious knee injury, he became a registered pharmacist and managed a Rosemont, Pennsylvania, drug store for a year. His interests later turned to acting and he began appearing in stage productions and in live TV out of New York...
43. Noah Fleiss Noah Fleiss Actor, Brick
44. Kristin Proctor Kristin Proctor Actress, Riding in Cars with Boys Coming from an artistic family of actors, writers and producers. Father is Phil Proctor actor, comedian and founder of the Firesign Theatre, mother is Barbro Semmingsen, television producer. Kristin's television debut was at the age of 8 on Norwegian television. Born in Los Angeles and raised in Norway...
45. Gerardo Mejía Gerardo Mejía Actor, Santa Barbara
46. Michael Wong Michael Wong Actor, Beast Cops Michael Wong has managed to become a star of Asian cinema in Hong Kong despite not even speaking a word of Chinese Cantonese, and he had no training in martial arts; in Asia, the actor known for his starring role in action film Fei hu xiong xin and Fei hu where he plays a cop; for First Option the actor was nominated at the Hong Kong Film Awards...
47. Greg Baker Greg Baker Actor, He Was a Quiet Man
48. Spike Milligan Spike Milligan Actor, Life of Brian Spike was born an 'Army Brat', the son of an Irish Captain in the British Raj in India. Educated in a series of Roman Catholic schools in India and at Lewisham Polytechnic in England, he spent his formative years playing the fool and playing the trumpet in local jazz bands. He joined the British Army himself (under protest if you believe his auto-biogs) as a conscript at the outbreak of WWII...
49. Boyd Banks Boyd Banks Actor, Dawn of the Dead Born in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Boyd Banks started his entertainment career at 17, when he won a contest for Best Stand Up Comedian in Edmonton, Alberta. After spending several years doing comedy in Vancouver, British Columbia, Banks moved to Toronto, where he began acting. Boyd's first roles were in various comedy series such as the cult favourite The Kids in the Hall...
50. Henry Mancini Henry Mancini Soundtrack, The Big Lebowski Born in Cleveland, Ohio, but brought up in Pennsylvania, where he played the flute in a local band, as a youth, before sending some arrangements to Benny Goodman. Goodman offered him a job and, after serving in WWII, he joined the rearranged Glenn Miller band. In 1952, he was given a two-week assignment...
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