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1. Kevin Costner Kevin Costner Actor, Dances with Wolves Kevin was born in Lynwood, California, on January 18, 1955, the third child of Bill Costner, a ditch digger and ultimately an electric line servicer for Southern California Edison, and Sharon Costner (née Tedrick), a welfare worker. His older brother, Dan, was born in 1950. A middle brother died at birth in 1953...
2. Jason Segel Jason Segel Actor, Despicable Me Multi-talented Jason Jordan Segel was born in Los Angeles, California, where he was raised by his parents, Jillian (Jordan), a homemaker, and Alvin Segel, a lawyer. His mother is of English, Scottish, and Irish ancestry, and his father is of Ashkenazi Jewish descent. He was educated at St. Matthew's Parish School in Pacific Palisades...
3. Dave Bautista Dave Bautista Actor, Guardians of the Galaxy David Michael Bautista, Jr. was born on January 18, 1969 in Washington, D.C., to Donna Raye (Mullins) and David Michael Bautista. His father is Filipino, and his mother has Greek ancestry. When WCW officials told him he'd never make it in sports entertainment, Bautista pushed himself to achieve his dream of being a Superstar...
4. Cary Grant Cary Grant Actor, North by Northwest Once told by an interviewer, "Everybody would like to be Cary Grant", Grant is said to have replied, "So would I." Cary Grant was born Archibald Alexander Leach in Horfield, Bristol, England, to Elsie Maria (Kingdon) and Elias James Leach, who worked in a factory. His early years in Bristol would have been an ordinary lower-middle-class childhood...
5. Antje Traue Antje Traue Actress, Man of Steel Antje Traue was born in Mittweida, Saxony, East Germany. Her mother was a musician and dancer. Traue was raised speaking Russian. She discovered her love for acting at an early age. As a teenager, Traue attended the "International Munich Art Lab", where she was cast in the lead role in the theatre play...
6. Zane Holtz Zane Holtz Actor, The Perks of Being a Wallflower Zane was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, where he began modeling at 5 years of age. He shot one of his first commercials on his 10th birthday. He relocated to California, in 1999, with his mom, Laura Mary Clarke and his three younger brothers; Beau, Harrison and Mackenzie Holtz. Zane continues to thrive in his career and has been seen in principal roles, both in Television and Film.
7. Joanna Newsom Joanna Newsom Soundtrack, The Strangers
8. Jesse L. Martin Jesse L. Martin Actor, Rent Jesse Martin was born Jesse Lamont Watkins in Virginia's Blue Ridge mountain range. His mother, Virginia Price, was a college career counselor. His father, Jesse Reed Watkins, was a truck driver. His parents divorced when he was very young. His mother then moved his family to Buffalo, New York. He and his four brothers took the surname of his mother's second husband...
9. Becca Tobin Becca Tobin Actress, The Quarterback
10. Mark Rylance Mark Rylance Actor, The Other Boleyn Girl Widely regarded as the greatest stage actor of his generation, Mark Rylance has enjoyed an esteemed career on stage and on screen. The winner of 2 Olivier Awards and 3 Tony Awards, as well as a BAFTA for his role in The Government Inspector. He will play the title role in Steven Spielberg's The BFG...
11. M.C. Gainey M.C. Gainey Actor, Tangled
12. Morgan York Morgan York Actress, Cheaper by the Dozen Morgan was born on January 18, 1993 in Burbank, California. When she was 18 months old, she accidentally fell into a ThermoScan Ear Thermometer commercial. She stopped acting for a while after that but then nailed the part of Kim Baker in the box-office hit, Cheaper by the Dozen. In 2004 Morgan booked the role of LuLu Plummer in "The Pacifier" along with Vin Diesel and Brittany Snow...
13. Paul Freeman Paul Freeman Actor, Raiders of the Lost Ark One of Britain's most versatile character actors, Paul Freeman's dark, hypnotic good looks and talent for accents have often seen him cast as villains. He originally worked first in advertising and then he trained as a teacher, while he participated in amateur dramatics as a pastime. As a professional...
14. Derek Richardson Derek Richardson Actor, Hostel
15. Takeshi Kitano Takeshi Kitano Actor, Zatoichi Takeshi Kitano was born in Tokyo in 1947 and entered show business in 1972 as "Beat" Takeshi, the stage name he continues to use today as a performer. As part of the comic duo Two Beats, Kitano was one of the leading figures in the manzai (stand-up comedy) boom in the late 1970s. With his distinctive art of speech and his idiosyncratic perspective...
16. Alison Arngrim Alison Arngrim Actress, Make the Yuletide Gay New York Times Best Selling author of "Confessions of A Prairie Bitch: How I Survived Nellie Oleson and Learned to Love Being Hated", Alison Arngrim is best known to viewers world-wide for her portrayal of the incredibly nasty "Nellie Oleson" on the much loved, long running hit television series "Little House On The Prairie," and continues to amuse audiences through her many film...
17. Jane Horrocks Jane Horrocks Actress, Chicken Run Jane Horrocks was born January 18, 1964 in Rawtenstall, Lancashire, England, UK, she is the youngest of three children born to Barbara and John Horrocks. She attended Balladen County Primary School before she enrolled at Oldham College, and later, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, among her classmates were Imogen Stubbs and Ralph Fiennes...
18. Jay Chou Jay Chou Soundtrack, The Green Hornet Jay Chou (born 18 January 1979) is a Taiwanese musician, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, actor and director. Chou was born in Taipei, Taiwan, to schoolteacher parents, Yeh Hui-Mei, who taught fine arts, and Chou Yao-Chung, a biomedical researcher. In 2000, Chou released his first album, titled Jay (2000)...
19. John Boorman John Boorman Producer, Excalibur John Boorman attended Catholic school (Salesian Order) although his family was not, in fact, Roman Catholic. His first job was for a dry-cleaner. Later, he worked as a critic for a women's journal and for a radio station until he entered the television business, working for the BBC in Bristol. There...
20. Danny Kaye Danny Kaye Self, EPCOT Center: The Opening Celebration Danny Kaye left school at the age of 13 to work in the so-called Borscht Belt of Jewish resorts in the Catskill Mountains. It was there he learned the basics of show biz. From there he went through a series of jobs in and out of the business. In 1939, he made his Broadway debut in "Straw Hat Revue,"...
21. Britt McKillip Britt McKillip Actress, Trick 'r Treat
22. Samantha Mumba Samantha Mumba Soundtrack, Legally Blonde
23. Estelle Estelle Soundtrack, Bride Wars
24. Bob Peterson Bob Peterson Actor, Up Bob Peterson was born in Wooster, Ohio, USA, in 1961. He studied mechanical engineering at Ohio Northern University, where he took computer graphics courses and graduated in 1983. He continued his studies in mechanical engineering at Purdue University where he earned a master's degree in 1986. While a student...
25. Devon Odessa Devon Odessa Actress, Uncle Buck
26. Maulik Pancholy Maulik Pancholy Actor, Hitch
27. Matt Kane Matt Kane Actor, The Dinosaur Project Born in January 1991 to an American Mother and a British Father, Matt Kane is an actor with dual UK/USA citizenship. He grew up near Bristol in the west of England. He began his acting training at the age of nine at the nationally-known ITV West Television Workshop with Emma Thompson & Ken Loach as the workshop Patrons...
28. Sean Keenan Sean Keenan Actor, Episode #1.2
29. Dave Attell Dave Attell Self, Funny People
30. Sarah Gilman Sarah Gilman Actress, Hold for Laughs
31. Oliver Hardy Oliver Hardy Actor, The Flying Deuces Although his parents were never in show business, as a young boy Oliver Hardy was a gifted singer and, by age eight, was performing with minstrel shows. In 1910 he ran a movie theatre, which he preferred to studying law. In 1913 he became a comedy actor with the Lubin Company in Florida and began appearing in a long series of shorts; his debut film was Outwitting Dad...
32. Jeff Yagher Jeff Yagher Actor, Mr. & Mrs. Smith
33. Kelvin Taylor Kelvin Taylor Actor, Born with Happiness Kelvin Taylor commonly known simply by the acronym Kelz, is an American actor, model, dancer - bboy, DJ, events manager, poet, presenter, television personality, human rights activist, zeitgeist, and futurist. His mother was former US Army Cadet from Harlem New York, His Father was a recovering drug addict who suffered for numerous years with substance abuse...
34. Dru Mouser Dru Mouser Actress, Bring It On Actress Dru Mouser was born in Fort Worth, Texas. When she was an infant, her family, wanting to be near her maternal grandparents, moved to the countryside- Glen Rose, Texas, where they stayed for ten years. Five children in all, Dru was the youngest. Dru considers her formative years as essential in developing her imagination and her desire to be an actress...
35. Karen Jin Beck Karen Jin Beck Actress, The Road to Freedom DJ Shy was the first female on-air mixer at the No. 1 Top 40 radio station in America, 102.7 KIIS-FM in Los Angeles. This Clear Channel station with over 2.6 million listeners each week features Ryan Seacrest as morning host. Shy has spun at all the top clubs in the world, from L.A. to Asia and back...
36. Mark Collie Mark Collie Actor, The Punisher
37. Sam Strike Sam Strike Actor, Episode dated 24 June 2014
38. Cheryse Nicol Pickens Cheryse Nicol Pickens Actress, Boy on Fire
39. Sharon Mitchell Sharon Mitchell Actress, Maniac
40. Antonio de la Torre Antonio de la Torre Actor, Volver
41. Amir Blumenfeld Amir Blumenfeld Actor, A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas
42. Kate Krause Kate Krause Actress, My Dog the Champion
43. Clare Preuss Clare Preuss Actress, Mean Girls
44. Michael Angelis Michael Angelis Actor, No Surrender
45. Basil Hoffman Basil Hoffman Actor, The Artist Basil Hoffman is an American character actor, best known for his work, often in classic films, with distinguished film directors including Peter Bogdanovich, Mario Monicelli, Richard Benjamin, Carl Reiner (twice), Peter Medak (five times) and Alan J. Pakula (twice); Academy Award winners Ethan and Joel Coen...
46. Jody Lee Lipes Jody Lee Lipes Cinematographer, Martha Marcy May Marlene Jody Lee Lipes' directing credits include Magnolia Pictures' release Ballet 422 (TriBeCa Film Festival 2014), which follows the creation of a single New York City Ballet production from first rehearsal to world premiere; HBO's Girls (Primetime Emmy nominee and Golden Globe winner for Best Comedy Series 2012); PBS and BBC 4's NY Export: Opus Jazz (Audience Award South by Southwest 2010)...
47. Helen Travolta Helen Travolta Actress, Saturday Night Fever
48. Jonathan Davis Jonathan Davis Soundtrack, Queen of the Damned Jonathan Houseman Davis was born and raised in Bakersfield, California. He recorded demos in his father's studio during his teenage years. Then he later joined a band called Sex Art, which also included Ryan Shuck (now he is the guitarist for Orgy). Sex Art only ever released one song...
49. Julie Stackhouse Julie Stackhouse Actress, Cherry Christmas A Philadelphia native, Julie Stackhouse has been acting on film and stage since the age of 10. She studies acting at Playhouse West-Philadelphia under the instruction of Tony Savant. Julie has also trained at Arthur Murray Dance Studios, providing her with the knowledge and skills to perform ballroom...
50. Dick Durock Dick Durock Actor, Stand by Me Big, brawny, and imposing actor and stuntman Dick Durock was born on January 18, 1937 in South Bend, Indiana. The fourth of five children; he grew up in South Bend, Indiana and New Jersey. After serving a stint in the Marine Corps and briefly working as a computer programmer, Durock went to Hollywood to eke out a career in show business...
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