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1. Kristen Wiig Kristen Wiig Actress, Bridesmaids Kristen Carroll Wiig was born on August 22, 1973 in Canandaigua, New York, to Laurie J. (Johnston), an artist, and Jon J. Wiig, a lake marina manager. She is of Norwegian (from her paternal grandfather), Irish, English, and Scottish descent. The family moved to Lancaster, Pennsylvania, before settling in the Rochester...
2. Richard Armitage Richard Armitage Actor, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Richard Crispin Armitage was born and raised in Leicester, England, to Margaret (Hendey), a secretary, and John Armitage, an engineer. He attended Pattison College in Binley Road, Coventry, and studied at LAMDA (the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art). His first appearance on the screen was in a small role in This Year's Love...
3. Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje Actor, G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra Born and raised in London, England, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje began his career as a model in Milan. He graduated with a masters degree in Law from London's prestigious Kings College, before moving to Los Angeles to make the transition to acting. Fluent in several languages, including English, Italian...
4. James Corden James Corden Actor, Begin Again Describing himself as the "chunky unit", James Kimberley Corden was born in Hillingdon, London and raised in Buckinghamshire, the son of Margaret (Collins), a social worker, and Malcolm Corden, a musician. He studied drama at the Jackie Palmer Stage School before going on to Holmer Green Senior School...
5. Rodrigo Santoro Rodrigo Santoro Actor, 300 One of Brazil's most talented and famous actors, Rodrigo Junqueira dos Reis Santoro was born in Petrópolis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to Maria José Junqueira dos Reis, an artist, and Francesco Santoro, an engineer. His father is Italian, while his mother, who is Brazilian, has Portuguese ancestry. Santoro is known for his performance in Warner Bros...
6. Ty Burrell Ty Burrell Actor, The Incredible Hulk Ty Burrell was born on August 22nd 1967 in Grants Pass, Oregon, where his family owned a business. He is the son of Sheri (Hauck), a teacher, and Gary Burrell, a therapist, and is primarily of English and German ancestry. He earned a BA from Southern Oregon University and attended The University of Oregon while working as a bartender; he finished his education at Penn State where he got an MFA...
7. Dakota Goyo Dakota Goyo Actor, Real Steel Dakota Goyo was born in Toronto, Canada, to Debra Goyo, a former model and singer, and David Goyo. His siblings, Devon Goyo and Dallas Goyo, have also acted. He has Italian and Scottish ancestry. Goyo appeared in his first commercial as an infant. His television debut came at the age of 5 in the CBS pilot Ultra (2006) His natural acting...
8. Jennifer Finnigan Jennifer Finnigan Actress, Baby Sellers Jennifer is currently starring in FX's new controversial drama, 'Tyrant', by the creators and producers of 'Homeland'. Jennifer is originally from Montreal, Canada, and speaks fluent French. As a child, she ventured into modeling, but her true passion was always in acting. She most recently starred in the intense David E Kelly medical drama 'Monday Mornings'...
9. Honor Blackman Honor Blackman Actress, Goldfinger Comparing this sultry-eyed blonde to Greta Garbo and Marlene Dietrich may seem a bit overzealous, but Honor Blackman's stylish allure over the years cannot be denied. One of four children, Blackman was born in London's East End to a statistician father employed with the civil service and a homemaker mother...
10. Courtney Gains Courtney Gains Actor, Back to the Future Courtney Gains achieved success during the 1980s with a variety of roles in films such Children of the Corn, Back to the Future, Can't Buy Me Love, Colors, The 'Burbs and Memphis Belle. His most recent credits include Sweet Home Alabama, Benny Bliss and the Disciples of Greatness (which he also produced), Faster, L.A.Noir (video game) and The Bronx Bull...
11. Cindy Williams Cindy Williams Actress, The Conversation Cindy Williams was born Cynthia Williams in Van Nuys, California on August 22, 1947. The Leo is 5'4" and, during her first years on Laverne & Shirley, weighed a dainty 105 lbs. The brown haired, blue-eyed female was born the daughter of Francesca Bellini and Beachard Williams. Her family was very poor (her father was an electronic technician)...
12. Andrew Wilson Andrew Wilson Actor, Rushmore
13. Melinda Page Hamilton Melinda Page Hamilton Actress, God Bless America
14. Rick Yune Rick Yune Actor, The Fast and the Furious
15. Mark Williams Mark Williams Actor, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
16. Colm Feore Colm Feore Actor, The Chronicles of Riddick
17. Jasmine Waltz Jasmine Waltz Actress, Poker Run Jasmine Lynne Waltz was born in Las Vegas, Nevada. An only child, she survived her father's suicide and her mother's subsequent absence, only to face a future of uncertainty. She lived in and out of group homes and shelters, until events landed her in an all girl's maximum security school at the young age of 16...
18. Valerie Harper Valerie Harper Actress, Blame It on Rio Making people laugh is only one facet of Valerie Harper's career, which extends from the stage to television and feature films. A native of Suffern, New York -- "I was born to suffer" -- Harper began her career as a dancer with the corps de ballet at Radio City Hall during its spectacular heyday. She gradually moved into acting...
19. Brandon Quintin Adams Brandon Quintin Adams Actor, The People Under the Stairs Best known for his role as "Zeke" in Michael Jackson's "Moonwalker", Brandon Quintin Adams has been involved in the business since he was a toddler. Appearing in commercials and print ads, was just the start of his career. At the age of 9, he landed his first television role as "Peter" in the NBC sitcom...
20. Giada De Laurentiis Giada De Laurentiis Self, Episode #8.13
21. Laura Breckenridge Laura Breckenridge Actress, Loving Annabelle
22. Israel Broussard Israel Broussard Actor, The Bling Ring Israel was born in Gulfport, Mississippi in 1994 and has lived in the rural Mississippi community of Saucier all his life. Israel took up acting on an unplanned audition for a Biloxi Little Theater production of Miracle Worker in 2006, playing the role of Percy. He was "discovered" by Hollywood scouts at a ProScout event in January, 2008, and signed with Abrams Artists Agency...
23. Jenna Leigh Green Jenna Leigh Green Actress, You Again
24. Regina Taylor Regina Taylor Actress, The Negotiator While TV audiences best remember Regina Taylor for her empathic portrayal of housekeeper Lilly Harper in the critically lauded series I'll Fly Away, which rewarded her with a Golden Globe for best actress, an NAACP Image Award, and two Emmy nominations, this Dallas-born talent has made even greater strides in recent years as a playwright...
25. David Chase David Chase Writer, The Sopranos Born in Mt. Vernon, New York, and raised in New Jersey, David Chase (born David DeCesare) dreamed of being a star--a star drummer in a rock band! He spent many years playing drums and bass trying to be part of a successful rock band in the 1960s East Coast music scene. He also loved movies, such as The Public Enemy with James Cagney and TV shows like The Untouchables with Robert Stack...
26. Chris Wylde Chris Wylde Actor, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Chris was born and raised in New Jersey, the son of a preacher man and a preacher mama. Chris attended Northern Highlands Regional High School in Allendale, New Jersey, and was selected for the NJ Governor's School of the Arts for acting. Chris graduated from the American University in Washington, DC...
27. Brooke Dillman Brooke Dillman Actress, Superbad
28. Jackie Geary Jackie Geary Actress, White House Down
29. Aya Sumika Aya Sumika Actress, Finders Keepers
30. Leni Riefenstahl Leni Riefenstahl Producer, Triumph of the Will Leni Riefenstahl's show-biz experience began with an experiment: she wanted to know what it felt like to dance on the stage. Success as a dancer gave way to film acting when she attracted the attention of film director Arnold Fanck, subsequently starring in some of his mountaineering pictures. With Fanck as her mentor, Riefenstahl began directing films...
31. Malin Crépin Malin Crépin Actress, Nobel's Last Will
32. Sylva Koscina Sylva Koscina Actress, Hercules
33. Jorge Diaz Jorge Diaz Actor, Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones
34. Megan Duffy Megan Duffy Actress, Maniac
35. Samrat Chakrabarti Samrat Chakrabarti Actor, The Waiting City
36. Georgina Moffat Georgina Moffat Actress, Tony Georgina Moffat was born in London, and is of Australian, English, Dutch and Russian descent. As a young girl, Georgina grew up in Budapest with her parents and sister, as well as Paris. The family moved to Amsterdam in her teens where she was subsequently scouted by Elite model management. However, Moffat did not stay in Amsterdam so as to finish schooling in the UK...
37. Keiko Kitagawa Keiko Kitagawa Actress, The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift Keiko Kitagawa, very commonly known as Sailor Mars in the live action series of Sailor Moon, Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon (PGSM), is a seventeen magazine model turned actress and singer. Born on August 22nd 1986 in Hyogo Perfecture, Japan, Keiko has a lived an unexpected life. From growing up in Kobe...
38. Robert Wall Robert Wall Actor, Enter the Dragon
39. Dante Spinotti Dante Spinotti Cinematographer, L.A. Confidential Dante Spinotti was born in Tolmezzo, Udine, in the northeastern Italian Region of Friuli. He began his career at RAI (Italian TV), before that he spent lot of time in Kenia as cinematographer for his uncle. In 1985, producer Dino De Laurentiis offered him a chance to work in USA for the first time with Michael Mann for the feature Manhunter...
40. Ray Bradbury Ray Bradbury Writer, Something Wicked This Way Comes Ray Bradbury was an American science fiction writer whose works were translated in more than 40 languages and sold millions of copies around the world. Although he created a world of new technical and intellectual ideas, he never obtained a driver's license and had never driven a car. He was born Ray Douglas Bradbury on August 22...
41. Lara Harris Lara Harris Actress, The Fisher King
42. Leona Paraminski Leona Paraminski Actress, The Party Leona Paraminski is a European movie, theatre and TV actress born in Croatia. She has appeared in over 30 films and TV shows mostly as a leading actress. She is best known for "Winter in Rio", "The Society of Jesus", "The Party" and "Budva na pjenu od mora". She enrolled in the Academy of Dramatic Art...
43. Jay Patterson Jay Patterson Actor, City of Angels
44. Cecil Kellaway Cecil Kellaway Actor, Harvey Though a native of South Africa, Cecil Kellaway spent many years as an actor, author and director in the Australian film industry until he tried his luck in Hollywood in the 1930s. Finding he could get only gangster bit parts, he got discouraged and returned to Australia. Then William Wyler called and offered him a part in Wuthering Heights...
45. Geoffrey Horne Geoffrey Horne Actor, The Bridge on the River Kwai
46. Casper Christensen Casper Christensen Writer, Klown Casper Christensen is a household name comedian in Denmark, mostly known for hosting numerous television shows throughout the 1990s and lately for playing the lead part in the sitcom Langt fra Las Vegas. Casper was born in Birkerød, Denmark in 1968. He went to high school in the States, took drama lessons...
47. Pamella D'Pella Pamella D'Pella Actress, Superbad Pamella D'Pella was born on August 22, 1967 in Chicago, Illinois although she grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio. Since the age of four, Pamella has always wanted to be a "movie star". She would sit in the window, singing and reciting to passersby. As a young child, she overheard a conversation between her...
48. Howie Dorough Howie Dorough Self, The Concert for New York City Howard Dwaine "Howie D" Dorough was born in Orlando, Florida, as the fifth and youngest child of Paula Flores and Hoke Dwaine Dorough. His older siblings include Pollyanna, who is herself an aspiring singer, and Caroline Dorough-Cochran, who unfortunately passed away from Lupus at the age of 38 in 1998...
49. Jay Novello Jay Novello Actor, The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima Short, dapper Jay Novello specialized in playing ethnic types, sometimes Spanish, Greek or Mexican but usually Italian--not surprising, since his parents were Italian immigrants and he grew up speaking the language before he learned English. Born in Chicago in 1904, he came from a very diverse neighborhood and...
50. Alma Beltran Alma Beltran Actress, Ghost Beltran started her film career in Hollywood in the uncredited role of Miss Guatemala in the film Pan-Americana (1945). From 1945 to 2002, in addition to her film roles, Beltran played over 80 roles in film and television, often in smaller roles, always as Mexican women, and then later in her career...
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