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1. Ben McKenzie Ben McKenzie Actor, 88 Minutes Ben McKenzie was born Benjamin McKenzie Schenkkan in Austin, Texas on September 12, 1978, to Mary Frances (Victory), a poet, and Pieter Meade Schenkkan, an attorney. His uncle is playwright Robert Schenkkan. Ben is of Dutch Jewish (from his paternal grandfather), English, and Scottish descent. He attended Austin High School...
2. Emmy Rossum Emmy Rossum Actress, Pilot It would seem that 2004, the year of her 18th birthday, will be remembered as pivotal for Emmy Rossum due to her appearance in two very different films, The Day After Tomorrow and The Phantom of the Opera. Emmy's performance in the latter film gained her a Golden Globe nomination. Emmanuelle Grey Rossum was born in New York City...
3. Paul Walker Paul Walker Actor, The Fast and the Furious Paul William Walker IV was born in Glendale, California. He grew up together with his brothers, Caleb and Cody and sisters, Ashlie and Amie. Their parents, Paul William Walker III, a sewer contractor, and Cheryl (Crabtree) Walker, a model, separated around September 2004. His grandfather, William Walker...
4. Alfie Allen Alfie Allen Actor, Atonement
5. Joe Pantoliano Joe Pantoliano Actor, Memento With more than 100 film, television and stage credits to his name, Joseph Peter Pantoliano is a prolific American character actor who has played many diverse and memorable roles, from Guido in Risky Business to Eddie Moscone in Midnight Run, Cosmo Renfro in The Fugitive, Cypher in The Matrix and Teddy in Memento...
6. Amy Yasbeck Amy Yasbeck Actress, The Mask
7. Lauren Stamile Lauren Stamile Actress, Midnight Bayou
8. Jennifer Hudson Jennifer Hudson Soundtrack, Dreamgirls Jennifer Hudson is a Grammy Award-winning recording artist, Academy Award-winning actress and best-selling author. Bright and booming talent Hudson is a perfect example of how NOT winning the title of American Idol can actually be a boon to your career and not necessarily the end of a childhood dream...
9. Ian Holm Ian Holm Actor, Ratatouille Sir Ian Holm is an Academy Award-nominated British film and stage actor who was a star of the Royal Shakespeare Company, and played more than 100 roles in films and on television. He was born Ian Holm Cuthbert on September 12, 1931, in Goodmayes, Essex, UK, to Scottish parents who worked at the Essex mental asylum...
10. Hans Zimmer Hans Zimmer Music Department, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl German-born composer Hans Zimmer is recognized as one of Hollywood's most innovative musical talents. He featured in the music video for The Buggles' single "Video Killed the Radio Star", which became a worldwide hit and helped usher in a new era of global entertainment as the first music video to be aired on MTV (August 1, 1981)...
11. Louis C.K. Louis C.K. Writer, Subway/Pamela
12. Robert John Burke Robert John Burke Actor, Limitless
13. Will Chase Will Chase Actor, Rent: Filmed Live on Broadway Will Chase was born in Frankfort, Kentucky. He studied percussion and conducting at The Oberlin Conservatory, graduating in 1992. His acting career began in Chicago, appearing in several original productions, culminating in three Jeff Nominations for Best Actor. He has starred on Broadway in The Mystery of Edwin Drood for which he received a 2013 Tony Award Nomination...
14. Rachel Ward Rachel Ward Actress, Against All Odds
15. Paul F. Tompkins Paul F. Tompkins Actor, There Will Be Blood Started out in stand-up comedy in 1986 at The Comedy Works, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he was half of a duo with the late Rick Roman. Dropped out of Temple University. Moved to Los Angeles in 1994. Met actor Jay Johnston through their mutual friend, Adam McKay, and created a live sketch show called "The Skates", which led to his being hired on HBO's Mr. Show with Bob and David.
16. Darren E. Burrows Darren E. Burrows Actor, Amistad
17. Elisabetta Canalis Elisabetta Canalis Actress, Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo
18. Josh Hopkins Josh Hopkins Actor, The Perfect Storm
19. Josephine Bornebusch Josephine Bornebusch Actress, The Dog Trick
20. Gideon Emery Gideon Emery Actor, How to Train Your Dragon 2 Best known for his role as Deucalion in Teen Wolf, Emery was raised in both England and South Africa. An only child, he kept himself amused by imitating voices from radio and TV, making acting a logical progression. At university, he was accepted into both the Fine Arts and Drama departments, opting for the latter...
21. Linda Gray Linda Gray Actress, Oscar
22. Freddie Jones Freddie Jones Actor, The Elephant Man The British character actor Freddie Jones came to the acting profession after 10 years of working as a laboratory assistant and acting in amateur theater on the side. To kick off his mid-life career change, Jones attended Rose Bruford College of Speech and Drama in Kent, England, on a scholarship. He then worked in repertory theater...
23. Desmond Llewelyn Desmond Llewelyn Actor, The World Is Not Enough Desmond Llewelyn was born in South Wales in 1914, the son of a coal mining engineer. In high school, he worked as a stagehand in the school's productions and then picked up sporadic small parts. His family would not give up their effort to prevent him from a life on stage, so an uncle who was a high ranking police officer arranged for Llewelyn to take the department's physical exam...
24. Peter Scolari Peter Scolari Actor, The Polar Express
25. Bill McKinney Bill McKinney Actor, First Blood Bill McKinney, the movie and television character actor who was one of the great on-screen villains, was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee on September 12, 1931. He had an unsettled life as a child, moving 12 times before joining the Navy at the age of 19 during the Korean War. Once, when his family moved from Tennessee to Georgia...
26. Ramón Franco Ramón Franco Actor, Resident Evil: Extinction Ramon Franco was born in Puerto Rico and raised in the South Bronx. By age 22, he was already a veteran stage performer with considerable television experience. He's best known to movie audiences through his co-starring role in Clint Eastwood's Heartbreak Ridge. Ramon received a baptism by fire in the off-Broadway Theatre during his early teen-aged years...
27. Dominique Razon Dominique Razon Actress, The Inspired Born in Vina Del Mar, Chile and raised in Salt Lake City, UT, Dominique began acting at a young age when she was enrolled by her parents in Theatre School for Youth at the University of Utah. Dominique graduated from high school with a 3.8 in an all Honors/AP/IB curriculum. She went on to attend the University of Utah, and graduated on the Dean's List with her BFA in Actor Training...
28. Jessica Seinfeld Jessica Seinfeld Writer, The Marriage Ref
29. Jassa Ahluwalia Jassa Ahluwalia Actor, Son of God
30. Michel Qissi Michel Qissi Actor, Kickboxer When he was seven years old Michel Qissi began training in boxing. He soon met and befriended a young Jean-Claude Van Varenberg (Jean-Claude Van Damme) who was studying Shotokan Karate, and the two traded techniques in their systems. They grew up together and shared the same love of action films and dreamed of being action stars themselves one day...
31. Khaled Nabawy Khaled Nabawy Actor, Kingdom of Heaven Egyptian actor Khaled Nabawy managed to quickly grab audiences attention and film critics respect through his choice of material, following his discovery by famous director, Youssef Chahine. He presented Khaled as the Hollywood's way in making stars, he put him in the best view and allowed the camera to love him...
32. Dickie Moore Dickie Moore Actor, Out of the Past Former child and then juvenile actor, always to be remembered for bestowing on a 14-year-old Shirley Temple her first screen kiss - in 'Miss Annie Rooney' (1942). Has been a public-relations executive since the 50s, currently (1995) based in New York City.
33. Edward Binns Edward Binns Actor, 12 Angry Men Gravel-voiced, authoritative American character actor, a reliable presence on screen for more than four decades. The son of Pennsylvania Quakers, he was a graduate of Pennsylvania State University and first learned his trade as an apprentice at the Cleveland Playhouse. Binns was among the first to join the newly established Actors Studio in 1947...
34. Maurice Chevalier Maurice Chevalier Soundtrack, Gigi Maurice Chevalier's first working job was as an acrobat, until a serious accident ended that career. He turned his talents to singing and acting, and made several short films in France. During World War I he enlisted in the French army. He was wounded in battle, captured and placed in a POW camp by the Germans...
35. Marie Matiko Marie Matiko Actress, The Art of War
36. Álvaro Cervantes Álvaro Cervantes Actor, Hanna
37. Anne Helm Anne Helm Actress, General Hospital Born in Toronto, Anne Helm's entire Canadian "show biz" career consisted of playing "Alice in Wonderland" at camp and acting in a Christmas pantomime at Montreal's Her Majesty's Theatre. When she was 14, she and her mother relocated to New York, where Helm studied ballet and began modeling for John Robert Powers...
38. Hosea Chanchez Hosea Chanchez Actor, The Blueprint: Part 1 Chanchez was born in Montgomery, Alabama, and spent the majority of his childhood in Atlanta. He was raised by a loving family who recognized his talents and encouraged him to pursue his dreams. From the moment he sang along to his grandmother's records, Chanchez displayed an inherent knack for performance...
39. Tom Fontana Tom Fontana Writer, Family Bizness
40. Darren Morfitt Darren Morfitt Actor, Dog Soldiers
41. Bruce Mahler Bruce Mahler Actor, Police Academy
42. Maria Aitken Maria Aitken Actress, A Fish Called Wanda
43. Felicity Montagu Felicity Montagu Actress, Bridget Jones's Diary
44. Billy Gilbert Billy Gilbert Actor, The Great Dictator The son of singers in the Metropolitan Opera, Billy Gilbert began performing in vaudeville at age 12. He developed a drawn-out, explosive sneezing routine that became his trademark (he was the model for, and voice of, Sneezy in Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs). Gilbert's exquisite comic timing made him the perfect foil for such comedians as Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy...
45. Mi Yang Mi Yang Actress, Gorbaciof Mi Yang (known in Chinese as Yangmi), born on September 12, 1986 in Beijing China, is the singleton in her family. With both of her parents' family names Yang, she was named Mi which means the mathematical term 'power' in Chinese. Her audiences are usually attracted by her waterish huge eyes and pale alabaster skin...
46. Franco Amurri Franco Amurri Director, Monkey Trouble
47. Patrick Mower Patrick Mower Actor, Monella
48. Leslie Cheung Leslie Cheung Actor, Farewell My Concubine Leslie Cheung was the youngest of 10 children. His father was tailor to the late William Holden. Leslie's parents divorced when he was young, and he claims this is one reason for his disinterest in marriage. Following graduation from secondary school, he studied at Leeds University in Great Britain...
49. Skip Ward Skip Ward Actor, The Night of the Iguana
50. Ben Folds Ben Folds Soundtrack, How the Grinch Stole Christmas Folds first found mainstream success as the leader of the critically acclaimed, platinum-selling Ben Folds Five. He has gone on to have a very successful solo career, recording multiple studio albums, a pair of records documenting his renowned live performances, a remix record, music for film and TV, as well as numerous collaborations with artists from Sara Bareilles to William Shatner...
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