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1. Tina Fey Tina Fey Writer, Mean Girls Elizabeth Stamatina Fey was born in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, just west of Philadelphia, in 1970, to Jeanne (Xenakes), a brokerage employee, and Donald Fey, who wrote grant proposals for universities. She is of Greek (mother) and German and Scottish (father) descent. Going by the name of Tina, Fey considered herself a "supernerd" during her high school and college years...
2. Allen Leech Allen Leech Actor, Man About Dog
3. Spencer Breslin Spencer Breslin Actor, The Happening
4. Yun-Fat Chow Yun-Fat Chow Actor, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Chow Yun Fat is a charismatic, athletically built and energetic Asian-born film star who first came to the attention of western audiences via his roles in the high-octane/blazing guns action films of maverick HK director John Woo. Chow as born in 1955 on the quiet island of Lamma, part of the then-British colony of Hong Kong...
5. Luke Kleintank Luke Kleintank Actor, Dark House Luke Kleintank is an American actor. Luke's mother introduced him to acting when he was age 5. He started doing plays and community theater, and took part in a number of stage productions while in High School. He is best known for his role as Elliot on Gossip Girl and for his role as Noah Newman on The Young and the Restless. You can now see him in No Ordinary Family.
6. Patrick St. Esprit Patrick St. Esprit Actor, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
7. Toyah Willcox Toyah Willcox Actress, Quadrophenia Toyah has always balanced her acting/TV work with a career as a rock singer. The band called "Toyah" were very successful, particularly in the UK, in the early 1980s. Toyah's unique voice, musical style, and personality contributed to her being voted Best Female Singer at the 1983 British Rock and Pop awards.
8. Nathaniel Parker Nathaniel Parker Actor, Stardust Nathaniel Parker was born in England in 1962. The son of Sir Peter Parker and Dr. Jill Parker, he decided at the age of nine that acting would be his career of choice. His first public performances were with the National Youth Theatre, a breeding ground for many British actors. After attending The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts (LAMDA)...
9. Nancy Juvonen Nancy Juvonen Producer, Donnie Darko
10. Pernell Roberts Pernell Roberts Actor, Ride Lonesome Best recalled as the eldest son and first member of the "Bonanza" Cartwright clan to permanently leave the Ponderosa in the hopes of greener acting pastures, dark, deep-voiced and durably handsome Pernell Roberts' native roots lay in Georgia. Born Pernell Elvin Roberts, Jr. on May 18, 1928, in North Carolina and moved to Waycross as an infant...
11. Matt Long Matt Long Actor, Ghost Rider Matt Long was born and raised in Winchester, Kentucky and started acting early on in school plays in elementary school. He continued to act throughout his college years and after graduating from Western Kentucky University, Matt moved to New York. While playing at the Williamstown Theater Fest in Massachusetts...
12. Miriam Margolyes Miriam Margolyes Actress, Babe A veteran of stage and screen, award-winning actress Miriam Margolyes has achieved success on both sides of the Atlantic. Winner of the BAFTA Best Supporting Actress award in 1993 for The Age of Innocence she also received Best Supporting Actress at the 1989 LA Critics Circle Awards for her role in Little Dorrit and a Sony Radio Award for Best Actress on "Radio" in 1993...
13. Felicia Pearson Felicia Pearson Actress, Diamond Ruff
14. Karel Roden Karel Roden Actor, Hellboy Karel Roden is an internationally known actor who was most recently seen in the United States in director Jaume Collet-Serra's "Orphan," starring Vera Farmiga and Peter Sarsgaard, and in Guy Ritchie's "RocknRolla," opposite Gerard Butler, Tom Wilkinson and Thandie Newton. His work can also be seen in such films as the hit comedy "Mr...
15. Emmy Robbin Emmy Robbin Actress, Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
16. Frank Capra Frank Capra Director, It's a Wonderful Life One of seven children, Frank Capra was born on May 18, 1897, in Bisacquino, Sicily. On May 10, 1903, his family left for America aboard the ship Germania, arriving in New York on May 23rd. "There's no ventilation, and it stinks like hell. They're all miserable. It's the most degrading place you could ever be," Capra said about his Atlantic passage...
17. Andreas Katsulas Andreas Katsulas Actor, The Fugitive Born in St. Louis, Missouri, Andreas was a cross between apple pie and baklava, coming from a working-class Greek-American family. Attracted from early childhood to being on stage when at 4 his mother took him to see a community theater performance, he took theatre as an extra-curricular activity in high school...
18. Robert Morse Robert Morse Actor, All My Children With that impish, gap-toothed grin, nervous bundle of energy, Robert Morse could never be contained long enough to become a film star. The live stage would be his calling. He made his debut with the musical, "On the Town", in 1949, and trained with Lee Strasberg, before making his inauspicious film debut in The Proud and Profane...
19. Cynthia Preston Cynthia Preston Actress, Carrie
20. Hugh Keays-Byrne Hugh Keays-Byrne Actor, Mad Max Hugh Keays-Byrne was born in Kashmir, India in 1947. In 1973, he moved to Australia, where he began acting career. He is well respected theater, film and TV actor in Australia. He became noticed after roles in Stone (1974), Mad Dog Morgan (1976) and The Trespassers (1976). He landed his first leading role in TV film The Death Train (1978)...
21. Chad Donella Chad Donella Actor, Final Destination
22. Saskia Mulder Saskia Mulder Actress, The Descent
23. George Strait George Strait Soundtrack, Nebraska
24. Holly Aird Holly Aird Actress, Scenes of a Sexual Nature Holly Aird was born in Aldershot, Hampshire on the 18th May, 1969. She showed a huge interest in ballet so she started to attend a local dance school. At the age of nine, young Holly was picked out by a casting director to star in The History of Mr. Polly. Her first acting appearance went well, and she began getting even more roles, such as The Tale of Beatrix Potter and The Flame Trees of Thika...
25. Candice Azzara Candice Azzara Actress, Catch Me If You Can
26. Dwayne Hickman Dwayne Hickman Actor, Cat Ballou Boyishly handsome Dwayne Hickman, the younger brother of Darryl Hickman, followed in his sibling's tiny footsteps as a moppet film actor himself, appearing in such features as Captain Eddie (with Darryl) and as "Nip Worden" in The Return of Rusty and the rest of that dog adventure series. On a temporary sabbatical from acting...
27. Terry Zwigoff Terry Zwigoff Director, Ghost World Born in Appleton, Wisconsin, Zwigoff held several jobs before making his breakthrough feature: the documentary Crumb (1994) in 1994. His previous jobs included musician, shipping clerk, printer and welfare office worker. In fact, Zwigoff traces his film career back to discovering a rare blues recording by an unknown Chicago blues musician he discovered in 1978...
28. Bill Macy Bill Macy Actor, The Holiday
29. Ryan Cooley Ryan Cooley Actor, The Tracey Fragments Ryan Hadison Cooley (born May 18, 1988) is a Canadian television actor from Ontario, best known for his role as J.T. Yorke on Degrassi: The Next Generation. He's from Orangeville, Ontario and graduated from Orangeville District Secondary School in 2006. He is currently a student at The University of Toronto...
30. Jenn Gotzon Jenn Gotzon Actress, Hulk Since portraying Tricia Nixon in Ron Howard's Oscar-Nominated Frost/Nixon, Jenn's become an American leading lady in uplifting and redemptive movies. Film Advisory Board's "Award of Excellence and Outstanding Contribution to the Entertainment World" was given to Jenn Gotzon last year for her performance in "Doonby"...
31. Denny Dillon Denny Dillon Actress, Ice Age
32. Priscilla Pointer Priscilla Pointer Actress, Blue Velvet Though character actress Priscilla Pointer may be better known as the mother of Amy Irving, she has enjoyed a major stage, film and TV career herself for over four decades. The New York-born performer was trained on the stage and appeared in several tours and Broadway shows, including "A Streetcar Named Desire"...
33. Robert J. Wilke Robert J. Wilke Actor, Days of Heaven Prolific American character actor of primarily villainous roles. The son of German parents, Cincinnati feed-store manager August Wilke and his wife Rose, Robert Joseph Wilke grew up in Cincinnati. He worked as a lifeguard at a Miami, Florida, hotel, where he made contacts in the film business. He was able to obtain work as a stuntman and continued as such until the mid-'40s...
34. Bob Stephenson Bob Stephenson Actor, Fight Club
35. Luisana Lopilato Luisana Lopilato Actress, Free Birds
36. Ali Zafar Ali Zafar Actor, Tere Bin Laden Ali Zafar is an accomplished singer besides being a recognized painter, actor, and a model in Pakistan. He is a Graduate of prestigious National College of Arts (NCA), Lahore. He is mostly known as a singer and a musician. His first album "Huqa Pani" released in 2003 in Pakistan and 2005 world wide received good ratings and included hit singles like "Channo"...
37. Mark Mothersbaugh Mark Mothersbaugh Composer, The Lego Movie Graduate of Woodridge High School in Peninsula, Ohio. Attended Kent State University (1970-73) in Kent, Ohio, to focus on attaining an art degree. While at Kent State Mothersbaugh met Jerry Casale and Bob Lewis, who ultimately joined him in forming the 1970-80s avant-garde band Devo. Awarded an honorary doctorate degree (2008) from Kent State in humane letters...
38. Gail Strickland Gail Strickland Actress, The Man in the Moon
39. Liam Sullivan Liam Sullivan Actor, General Hospital Liam Sullivan was schooled at Illinois College while having his first fling with the acting profession in regional theater. He then studied drama at Harvard, made his way to New York and first appeared on Broadway in "The Constant Nymph" in 1951. He later returned to the West Coast to perform in an LA stage production of "Mary Stuart"...
40. Shelley Lubben Shelley Lubben Self, After Porn Ends
41. James Donald James Donald Actor, The Great Escape Scottish-born actor James Donald was born in Aberdeen on May 18, 1917, and took his first professional stage bow some time in the late 30s. He finally attained a degree of stardom in 1943 for his sterling performance in Noel Coward's "Present Laughter", which starred Coward himself. Subsequent post-war theatre work included "The Eagle with Two Heads" (1947)...
42. Berto Colon Berto Colon Actor, Two Night Stand
43. Héléna Noguerra Héléna Noguerra Actress, Heartbreaker
44. Richard Brooks Richard Brooks Writer, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Richard Brooks was an Academy Award-winning film writer who also earned six Oscar nominations and achieved success as a film director and producer. He was born Ruben Sax on May 18, 1912, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His parents were Russian-Jewish immigrants. He graduated from West Philadephia HS...
45. Ronald Patrick Thompson Ronald Patrick Thompson Actor, Hanger Born May 18, 1981 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada of Caribbean and Austrian descent, Ronald didn't always know he was going to be an actor. Throughout high school, sports dominated his interests playing on the basketball, soccer, and track teams while accumulating several medals for his feats along the way...
46. Dirch Passer Dirch Passer Actor, Mig og mafiaen Dirch Hartvig Passer was born on May 18, 1926, on Østerbro, Copenhagen, to Ragnhild Fich and Capt. Vilhelm Passer (seaman). He never did well in school, being the class clown, which had a negative effect on his grades. He did especially badly in mathematics, which came to follow him the rest of his life...
47. Perry Como Perry Como Soundtrack, Ocean's Eleven In a singing (and sometimes acting) career that spanned over six decades, the name Perry Como has come to mean that warm, smooth, easy-listening, general-audience, slow-flame romance that characterized popular music in the 1940s, '50s and '60s. It has also come to represent an overall good feeling. Telling of the success of the appeal of that good feeling early on in his career...
48. Asia Vieira Asia Vieira Actress, A Home at the End of the World
49. Russell Sams Russell Sams Actor, The Rules of Attraction
50. George E. Stone George E. Stone Actor, Some Like It Hot A minor prototype of the "Runyon-esque" character for more than three decades, Polish-born actor George E. Stone (né George Stein) was in actuality a close friend of writer Damon Runyon and would play a host of colorful "dees, dem and dos" cronies throughout the 1920s, '30s, and '40s. With great names such as Johnnie the Shiek...
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