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1. Mary-Louise Parker Mary-Louise Parker Actress, Weeds Southern-bred Mary-Louise Parker, from Fort Jackson, South Carolina, was born on August 2, 1964, the youngest of four born to Judge John Morgan Parker and the former Caroline Louise Morell. She comes from Swedish, English, Scottish, Scotch-Irish, German, and Dutch ancestry. Her father's occupation took the family both around the country and abroad while growing up...
2. Sam Worthington Sam Worthington Actor, Avatar Samuel Henry John Worthington was born August 2, 1976 in Surrey, England. His parents, Jeanne (Martyn) and Ronald Worthington, a power plant employee, moved the family to Australia when he was six months old, and raised him and his sister Lucinda in Warnbro, a suburb of Perth, Western Australia. Worthington...
3. Britt Lower Britt Lower Actress, Sisters
4. James Preston Rogers James Preston Rogers Actor, Outlander James Preston Rogers was born to Sandra Doreen Mary (Preston) Rogers and Robert Rogers in Toronto, Ontario. After booking his first commercial without an agent or headshot, James set his sights on performing. James was approached by the WWE just as the acting roles started coming in. He had just gotten the role of Bjorn in Outlander (2007) opposite Ron Perlman & Jim Caviesel...
5. Edward Furlong Edward Furlong Actor, Terminator 2 Edward Walter Furlong was born in Glendale, California. His mother, Eleanor (Tafoya), is from a Mexican family, and worked at a youth center. Furlong had no acting ambitions until he was approached by casting agent Mali Finn, who was looking for a young actor to play the role of John Connor in what turned out to be one of the the biggest box-office hits of the 1990s...
6. Jacinda Barrett Jacinda Barrett Actress, Poseidon Jacinda Barrett was born in Australia. Her convincing accent has paved the way for numerous acting roles in the USA. Barrett was first introduced to American audiences via MTV's Real World, during its fourth season, which was set in London. Jacinda Barrett received her first break on the big screen in The Human Stain...
7. Alice Evans Alice Evans Actress, The Vampire Diaries Alice Jane Evans was born in 1971 to David Evans, a professor of Applied Mathematics at Bristol University and Janet Evans, a teacher of English literature. Alice gained a degree in French and Italian from University College, London, and then moved to Paris where she studied acting at the Cours Florent...
8. Kevin Smith Kevin Smith Producer, Clerks Kevin Patrick Smith was born in Red Bank, New Jersey, to Grace (Schultz) and Donald E. Smith, a postal worker. He is very proud of his native state; this fact can be seen in all of his movies. Kevin is of mostly German, with some Irish and English, ancestry. His first movie, Clerks, was filmed in the convenience store in which Smith worked...
9. Peter O'Toole Peter O'Toole Actor, Lawrence of Arabia A leading man of prodigious talents, Peter O'Toole was raised in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, the son of Constance Jane Eliot (Ferguson), a Scottish nurse, and Patrick Joseph O'Toole, an Irish metal plater, football player and racecourse bookmaker. Upon leaving school, he decided to become a journalist...
10. Joanna Cassidy Joanna Cassidy Actress, Who Framed Roger Rabbit The very lovely, vivacious and smart-looking Joanna Cassidy was born in Camden, New Jersey, and raised in nearby Haddonfield, a borough located in Camden County. She grew up in a creative environment as the daughter and granddaughter of artists. At an early age she engaged in painting and sculpture and went on to major in art at Syracuse University in New York...
11. Myrna Loy Myrna Loy Actress, The Best Years of Our Lives Myrna Loy was born Myrna Adele Williams on August 2, 1905 in Helena, Montana, to Adelle Mae (Johnson) and David Franklin Williams. Her paternal grandparents were Welsh, and her mother was of Scottish and Swedish descent. Myrna was raised in Helena and nearby Radersburg. Her father, a rancher, was the youngest person ever elected to the Montana State legislature...
12. Carroll O'Connor Carroll O'Connor Actor, All in the Family Carroll was born in Manhattan and raised in Forest Hills, a heavily Jewish community in New York City's borough of Queens. After graduating from high school in 1942, O'Connor joined the Merchant Marines and worked on ships in the Atlantic. In 1946, he enrolled at the University of Montana to study English...
13. Wes Craven Wes Craven Writer, A Nightmare on Elm Street Wes Craven has become synonymous with genre bending and innovative horror, challenging audiences with his bold vision. Wesley Earl Craven was born in Cleveland, Ohio, to Caroline (Miller) and Paul Eugene Craven. He had a midwestern suburban upbringing. His first feature film was The Last House on the Left, which he wrote...
14. Skyler Day Skyler Day Actress, Parenthood Skyler Day was born in Atlanta, GA in 1991. Her start in the Entertainment Industry began after a chance meeting with a talent agent in the DMV at the age of 6. She began her career with print work, commercials, voice over and eventually it lead to her first film opportunity. Skyler was 10 years old...
15. Matthew Del Negro Matthew Del Negro Actor, Scandal Matthew Del Negro has built a solid career with varied roles in features, television and theater. His hot start to 2015 is simply a continuation of a busy 2014 where he had significant arcs on several hit shows, including ABC's Scandal and Mistresses, MTV's Teen Wolf, and CBS's NCIS: Los Angeles...
16. Cynthia Stevenson Cynthia Stevenson Actress, Happiness Cynthia Stevenson was born in Oakland, California, to Al Stevenson, an upholstery warehouse owner and Gayle Stevenson née Boniface, an editor. She moved north with her mother and brother, Gregory, to Bellevue, Washington and then to Vancouver, British Columbia, where she spent most of her childhood...
17. Hallie Kate Eisenberg Hallie Kate Eisenberg Actress, Bicentennial Man A welcome and popular guest on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Hallie Kate Eisenberg was born August 2, 1992, in East Brunswick, New Jersey. She has two older siblings, Kerri and Jesse Eisenberg, a well-known actor. Hallie was a successful child star, and headlined in a popular series of Pespi TV commercials. She appeared in many movies...
18. Simon Kinberg Simon Kinberg Producer, The Martian
19. Butch Patrick Butch Patrick Actor, The Phantom Tollbooth In 1960, a young 7-year-old named Patrick Lilley went on an Amos Carr photo shoot with his little sister. She was the subject but it was "Butch's" head shot that would wind up in the Hollywood Blvd. window! Utilizing his nickname and real first name, his agent Mary Grady and his mom Patti created the stage name...
20. Michelle Lee Michelle Lee Actress, Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End
21. Nadia Bjorlin Nadia Bjorlin Actress, Days of Our Lives Nadia Bjorlin was born the fifth out of six children. Her parents Ulf Björlin (a Swedish conductor and composer, known to be the worlds most active opera composer during the 20th century) and Fary Bjorlin. Her siblings are Katja, Kaj, Kamilla, Ulf J:r and Jean Paul. (Each sibling have a history of artistic or creative work in their background...
22. Kathryn Harrold Kathryn Harrold Actress, Raw Deal
23. Cassidy Gifford Cassidy Gifford Actress, God's Not Dead
24. Zuleyka Silver Zuleyka Silver Actress, In Time
25. Max Wright Max Wright Actor, ALF
26. Victoria Jackson Victoria Jackson Actress, UHF Victoria was raised in a Bible-believing, piano-playing, gymnastic home with no TV. Her dad was a gym coach so she competed in gymnastics from age 5 to l8. Was a cheerleader and a homecoming queen. Attended Florida Bible College; received gymnastic scholarship to Furman University, attended Auburn University one year and ended up in Hollywood...
27. Angell Conwell Angell Conwell Actress, Baby Boy Born in the tiny town of Orangeburg, South Carolina, Angell Conwell began her journey at a very young age. After winning countless awards locally, she signed with Wilhelmina's Kids Division in New York at the age of 10. Always one to challenge herself. She begged for her parents permission to audition for August Wilson's highly acclaimed...
28. Kerry James Kerry James Actor, Aliens in America
29. Charli XCX Charli XCX Actress, The Angry Birds Movie
30. Marcel Iures Marcel Iures Actor, Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End Marcel Iures is one of Romania's most acclaimed stage and screen actors, having starred in more than two dozen features in his native country and twice being named its best actor. His American film credits include The Peacemaker starring George Clooney, Mission: Impossible starring Tom Cruise, and Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles starring Cruise and Brad Pitt...
31. Apollonia Kotero Apollonia Kotero Actress, Purple Rain Patricia Apollonia Kotero was born on August 2, 1959 in Santa Monica, California, to Mexican parents, Maria Socorro Torres, a caregiver, and Victor Manuel Kotero, a restaurant manager. She initially pursued fame and fortune via work as an actress, singer and model. After winning the Miss San Pedro beauty competition and a stint cheerleader for the Los Angeles Rams in the 1980s...
32. Madeline Smith Madeline Smith Actress, Live and Let Die Shapely, dark haired British actress who appeared in a number of sensual film and TV roles that showcased her beauty. She is probably best recognizable as Miss Caruso, the beautiful young Italian agent sleeping with James Bond in the opening of Live and Let Die whose blue dress zipper meets its match in Bond's magnetic watch...
33. Beatrice Straight Beatrice Straight Actress, Network In her long career, Beatrice Straight actually did very little work in the movies, plying her trade mostly onstage. But when she did grace the silver screen, she did it with great skill. Her first love was theater, having debuted on Broadway in the 1935 "Bitter Oleander". Her work garnered her much acclaim...
34. Ciara Flynn Ciara Flynn Actress, Lumberjack Man Ciara (kee-ar-ah) Flynn was born in the San Francisco Bay Area to parents Dennis and Lois Flynn. The family later moved to Boston, MA and then to Austin, TX. Her heritage is Irish, German and English. Ciara began acting at the age of 12 when she joined a youth theater company in her area. Through them...
35. Bridgid Coulter Bridgid Coulter Actress, Westworld
36. Nehemiah Persoff Nehemiah Persoff Actor, An American Tail Born in 1919 (some sources say 1920) in Jerusalem, Nehemiah Persoff immigrated with his family to America in 1929. Following schooling at the Hebrew Technical Institute of New York, he found a job as a subway electrician doing signal maintenance until an interest in the theater altered the direction of his life...
37. Tom Bell Tom Bell Actor, Prime Suspect Tom Bell was one of the UK's finest actors but he never achieved the star billing or recognition he so richly deserved. His career spanned some 50 years. Time and time again, Bell gave memorable performances. From the able seaman ordered to be flogged by a sadistic officer, played by Dirk Bogarde, in the film...
38. Evi Quaid Evi Quaid Actress, Cold Dog Soup Evi Quaid is of Spartan and Russian descent. At age 12, Evi left home permanently. Her Greek grandfather financed her education at five different New England boarding schools, all of which she was summarily expelled from for intentionally altering the interpretation of school regulations such as bedtime curfews...
39. Regina Russell Banali Regina Russell Banali Actress, Hook After two decades and over 50 film and television roles, Regina Russell stepped behind the camera as director and producer in 2008. She is most known for directing Quiet Riot: Well Now You're Here, There's No Way Back, a documentary on the band Quiet Riot. An early pioneer of crowdfunding, she raised the seed money on Kickstarter in 2010...
40. Krzysztof Soszynski Krzysztof Soszynski Actor, Logan Krzysztof Soszynski is mixed martial arts fighter, actor, stuntman, DJ and creator of the KSOS Conditioning System. He was born in Stalowa Wola Poland and moved to Canada with his family when he was 10. Soszynski, former TKO Heavyweight Champion, is a UFC veteran and MMA coach at the UFC Gym in Torrance California...
41. Ty O'Neal Ty O'Neal Actor, The Postman
42. Chiara Mastalli Chiara Mastalli Actress, Rome
43. Gary Merrill Gary Merrill Actor, All About Eve Gary Merrill was born August 2, 1915, in Hartford, Connecticut. He began his career acting in summer stock plays. He married Barbara Leeds, an actress, and then served a brief stint in the army. After the army, he landed in New York, where he was chosen to join the already popular play "Born Yesterday"...
44. Angie Cepeda Angie Cepeda Actress, Las juanas Angélica María Cepeda Jiménez was born in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia on August 2nd 1974. Nevertheless she grew up in Barranquilla. Her parents are José Cepeda and Yadhira Jiménez (both lawyers) and after their divorce Angie went to live with her mother and two sisters, Lorna (actress) and Ivette...
45. Susan Denberg Susan Denberg Actress, Frankenstein Created Woman Susan Denberg is the stage name for Dietlinde Zechner (born on 2 August 1944; age 68), a German-born Austrian chorus dancer and 1966 Playboy Playmate, who made a brief brush with an acting career in the late 1960s. One of her few acting roles was that of "Magda Kovacs" in the Star Trek episode, Mudd's Women...
46. Kara Hoffman Kara Hoffman Actress, A Series of Unfortunate Events
47. Olivier Gruner Olivier Gruner Actor, Sector 4: Extraction Olivier Gruner was born on August 2nd, 1960 in Paris. His father is a successful surgeon with his own surgery. His two brothers also made academic careers. When Olivier was 18, he went to an elite force of the french army, where he stayed 4 years. Most of this time he was in Djibouti and Somalia. At this time he already trained karate...
48. Natashia Williams Natashia Williams Actress, She Spies
49. Ann Dvorak Ann Dvorak Actress, Scarface Ann Dvorak was the daughter of silent film star Anna Lehr and silents director Edwin McKim. She entered films at the start of sound, as a dance instructor for the lavish MGM musicals. She came to international prominence in Scarface with Paul Muni, but often complained about the lack of quality of her films...
50. Sandra Ellis Lafferty Sandra Ellis Lafferty Actress, The Hunger Games Sandra Ellis Lafferty is known for her roles in Walk the Line(2005), Hunger Games(2012),Prisoners(2013) Self/Less(2015), and A Walk in the Woods(2015) . Sandra began her career as a stage actor and was named best actress for a season by the Denver drama critics, when she was a member of The Denver Center Theatre Company...
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