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1. Chris Hemsworth Chris Hemsworth Actor, Thor Chris Hemsworth was born in Melbourne, Australia, to Leonie (van Os), a teacher of English, and Craig Hemsworth, a social-services counselor. His brothers are actors Liam Hemsworth and Luke Hemsworth. He is of Dutch (from his immigrant maternal grandfather), Irish, English, Scottish, and German ancestry. His uncle, by marriage, was Rod Ansell, the bushman who inspired the film Crocodile Dundee...
2. Embeth Davidtz Embeth Davidtz Actress, Schindler's List Embeth Davidtz was born on August 11, 1965 in Lafayette, Indiana. She is known for her role as Miss Honey in the film Matilda. Her parents, Jean and John Davidtz, were South Africans, with Dutch, English, and French ancestry. The family moved to Trenton, New Jersey, before returning to her parents' native country...
3. Viola Davis Viola Davis Actress, The Help Actress Viola Davis was born on her grandmother's farm, at the then-Singleton Plantation in St. Matthews, South Carolina. When she was two months old her family moved to Central Falls, Rhode Island, where her father, Dan Davis, worked as a horse groomer and trainer. Her mother, Mary Alice (Logan), a maid and factory worker...
4. Ian McDiarmid Ian McDiarmid Actor, Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Ian McDiarmid was born on August 11, 1944 in Carnoustie, Tayside, Scotland. He studied for a Master's degree in Clinical Psychology at the University of St. Andrews, but eventually found that his calling was in theatre. He went to the Royal Academy in Glasgow, where he received the prestigious gold medal for his work...
5. Anna Gunn Anna Gunn Actress, Breaking Bad An actress on both stage and screen, Anna Gunn has portrayed a vast array of complex and powerful characters throughout her career. Anna grew up in Santa Fe, New Mexico after her parents transplanted the family from Cleveland, Ohio to the Southwest in the late seventies. She discovered acting in a...
6. Alyson Stoner Alyson Stoner Actress, Phineas and Ferb Alyson Stoner got her start as a triple threat on the Disney Channel, co-hosting "Mike's Super Short Show". By age seven, she won the hearts of an older generation as the "Little Pigtailed Dancer" in Missy Elliott's music video, Missy Elliott: Work It. Since her early reign, Alyson has become a powerhouse heavy-weight with blockbuster movies like Cheaper by the Dozen and the "Step Up" franchise...
7. Chris Messina Chris Messina Actor, Vicky Cristina Barcelona
8. Merritt Wever Merritt Wever Actress, Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) Merritt Wever grew up in downtown New York and has been acting since she was very young. She graduated from LaGuardia High School and then attended Sarah Lawrence College. She was raised by her mother to be politically progressive. When not acting or protesting, Merritt enjoys spending time with her cat Spooky or going to the theater with a friend...
9. Will Friedle Will Friedle Actor, Boy Meets World Will Friedle was born as Will Alan Friedle on August 11, 1976, in Hartford, Connecticut. However, Will grew up in Avon, Conneticut, and went to Avon High School. Will also went to Occidental College. Will is a comedian, and he is probably best known for his starring role as the dumb yet creative older brother Eric Matthews in ABC's hit TV show Boy Meets World...
10. Emily Johnson Emily Johnson Actress, Vice Principals
11. Joe Rogan Joe Rogan Self, Fear Factor
12. Ashley Jensen Ashley Jensen Actress, How to Train Your Dragon Ashley Jensen (born on 11 August 1969) is a Scottish actress and narrator. She was nominated for an Emmy for her role on the television series Extras, on which she appeared from 2005-2007. She was also a cast member on the ABC show Ugly Betty and the brief-lived CBS sitcom Accidentally on Purpose.
13. Hulk Hogan Hulk Hogan Actor, Rocky III One of the greatest, most popular, most hated and charismatic wrestlers of all time, Hulk Hogan is one of the men who helped parlay the circus-like world of professional wrestling from cult following into the forefront of American entertainment. What many people who know about Hogan don't know is he was in the "sport" for several years in virtual obscurity before hitting the big time...
14. Sophie Okonedo Sophie Okonedo Actress, After Earth
15. Roger Craig Smith Roger Craig Smith Actor, Assassin's Creed: The Ezio Collection "You've heard Roger Craig Smith. Maybe you've not heard of him, but you've definitely heard this former stand-up comedian's voice in countless TV shows, video games, films and commercials. Roger Craig Smith is a man, quite literally, of a thousand voices. In just one production alone, Roger has voiced more than 170 characters for the Emmy award-winning Cartoon Network series Regular Show...
16. Miguel A. Núñez Jr. Miguel A. Núñez Jr. Actor, Scooby-Doo
17. Jemima West Jemima West Actress, The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones
18. Anna Massey Anna Massey Actress, The Machinist
19. Duane Martin Duane Martin Actor, All of Us Duane Martin is a triple threat in Hollywood and has proven himself as a true maverick with a career that expands beyond Hollywood. Not only do his good looks and impeccable comedic timing earn him respect in the acting arena, but he is an accomplished writer and producer. Duane was last seen starring in a film he wrote...
20. Lawrence Monoson Lawrence Monoson Actor, The Last American Virgin Lawrence Monoson, a New York native is a veteran actor with a career spanning over 20 years. Born on August 11, 1964, in Yonkers, Lawrence is easily known for his early film roles starting back in the early to mid 1980s. Monoson appeared in the film The Last American Virgin, followed three years later with a role in the horror movie Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter...
21. Lara Grice Lara Grice Actress, The Big Short
22. Savannah Chrisley Savannah Chrisley Self, Chrisley Knows Best
23. Arlene Dahl Arlene Dahl Actress, One Life to Live Elegance and femininity are fitting descriptions for Arlene Dahl. She is considered to be one of the most beautiful actresses to have graced the screen during the postwar period. Audiences were captivated by her breathtaking beauty and the way she used to it to her advantage, progressing from claimer to character roles...
24. Lloyd Nolan Lloyd Nolan Actor, Julia It would no doubt be a real shock to most people to discover that the rich baritone Bronx-like accent of great veteran character actor Lloyd Nolan was a product of the San Francisco streets--not the urban jungle of New York City. Nolan was born in the City by the Bay, and his father, James Nolan, was a successful shoe manufacturer of hard-working Irish stock...
25. Stuart Gordon Stuart Gordon Writer, Re-Animator Stuart Gordon started his film directing career in 1985. After graduating from Lane Technical High School, Gordon worked as a commercial artist apprentice prior to enrolling at the University of Wisconsin in Madison. Unable to get into the film classes, he enrolled in an acting class and ended up majoring in theater...
26. Elya Baskin Elya Baskin Actor, Spider-Man 2 Elya Baskin is a Russian-American Latvian actor known for his work on Spider-Man 2 (2004), The Name of the Rose (1986) and Spider-Man 3 (2007). He has been married to Marina since 1995. They have one child. He has ultimately become one of the most popular choices whenever a Russian is needed in a TV-episode or a major movie production due to his ancestry and accent...
27. Sunil Shetty Sunil Shetty Actor, Hera Pheri Sunil Shetty made his debut in 1992 with Balwaan, which was not a major hit. Yet his great acting skills got noticed. For two years success eluded him until action thriller Mohra came along in 1994. Then followed his success streak with a comical film Gopi Kishan in which he played a dual role...
28. Layla Alizada Layla Alizada Actress, Day One From a daughter watching her father being deported to his country of origin for an execution, to an Indian doctor who is a closeted lesbian being forced into an arranged marriage, and an eccentric school nurse who is giving a student awkward sex ed advice, award-winning actress Layla Alizada has brought to life compelling...
29. Adam LeFevre Adam LeFevre Actor, The Lucky One
30. Tyne Stecklein Tyne Stecklein Actress, No Strings Attached Tyne Stecklein grew up in Aurora, Colorado where she began dancing at the age of 3. At a very young age she had a love for the arts, and knew that she wanted to be a performer in the entertainment industry. Tyne had extensive dance and theatre training growing up in Denver, as well as in New York and Los Angeles where she would travel in the summers to study...
31. Drew Nelson Drew Nelson Actor, The Strain Drew, born and raised in Toronto caught the acting bug in his senior year of high school. He made his start in theatre and indie film and has trained with numerous coaches throughout North America. He's best known for Guillermo del Toro's FX series, The Strain and Greg Daniel's TBS comedy series, People Of Earth...
32. Carolyn Murphy Carolyn Murphy Self, Project Runway All Stars
33. Gray O'Brien Gray O'Brien Actor, Coronation Street
34. Jonathan Tiersten Jonathan Tiersten Actor, Sleepaway Camp Jonathan Tiersten, born in Queens and raised in New York City and Northern New Jersey, Tiersten has been involved in both music and acting since his teens. Tiersten, who studied French horn and guitar when he was growing up, was still a teenager when, in 1983, he played Ricky Thomas in Robert Hiltzik's cult horror film Sleepaway Camp...
35. Rob Minkoff Rob Minkoff Director, The Lion King
36. Justin Kucsulain Justin Kucsulain Actor, The Walking Dead Justin James Kucsulain is an American actor born in Detroit, Michigan on August 11th, 1984, the oldest of three children. His father, Kevin James Kucsulain, was a carpenter and artist, and his mother, Robin, a banker. Justin moved to Tampa, Florida in 2007 and began studying acting and mixed martial arts...
37. Benjamin Gibbard Benjamin Gibbard Soundtrack, Wedding Crashers
38. Collin Chou Collin Chou Actor, The Matrix Revolutions
39. Charles Cooper Charles Cooper Actor, Star Trek V: The Final Frontier
40. Jean Parker Jean Parker Actress, The Flying Deuces Jean Parker was born Lois Mae Green in Deer Lodge, MT, in 1915. Her father was Lewis Green, a gunsmith and hunter, and her mother was Melvina Burch, one of 18 children of a pioneer family that came to Deer Lodge from Missouri and Iowa. Jean's maternal grandfather was a Presbyterian minister. Jean was an accomplished gymnast and dancer...
41. Googy Gress Googy Gress Actor, Ashley's Ashes Francis Gress, Jr. was born in Brooklyn, NY. As an infant his father called him "his goo-goo baby" this became Googy. As he was raised in Connecticut - where there is a state law that you must have a stupid nickname - his stuck. After high school, Googy attended the University of Southern California...
42. Lynn Adrianna Lynn Adrianna Actress, Gone Girl Lynn Adrianna was born in New York City and raised in the Bronx. The daughter of jazz pianist, Don Friedman, and an abstract painter turned psychotherapist, Lynn began her love affair with the arts at an early age, starring in a local production of "Annie", at the age of ten. After completing her freshman year at New York University...
43. Tiana Alexandra Tiana Alexandra Actress, Catch the Heat Filmmaker, performer, and writer, Tiana Alexandra (Thi Thanh Nga) was born in Saigon and emigrated to the USA with her family as a consequence of the Vietnam War. Tiana escaped to Hollywood to fulfill her childhood dream to act and dance. She became Tiana Karate Princess: the first female student of 'Bruce Lee'...
44. Ian Charleson Ian Charleson Actor, Gandhi He was the son of a printer and sang soprano as a boy. Raised in Edinburgh, he attended the Royal High School and Edinburgh University, both on scholarship. He was a member of the Edinburgh University Drama Society as an actor, singer, and director, and even worked with costumes. Next, he went to the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA)...
45. Shinji Mikami Shinji Mikami Director, Resident Evil 4
46. Franc D'Ambrosio Franc D'Ambrosio Actor, The Godfather: Part III Called "The Iron Man of The Mask", Franc D'Ambrosio was awarded the distinction as the "World's Longest Running Phantom". This accomplishment was immortalized in a cemented hand ceremony and Franc retained this title for over a decade. D'Ambrosio's resume also includes an Academy Award Nominated film...
47. Danny D Danny D Actor, Post-Match Pussy
48. Carla Perez Carla Perez Actress, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers
49. Stuart Rosenberg Stuart Rosenberg Director, Cool Hand Luke
50. David Horovitch David Horovitch Actor, 102 Dalmatians
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