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1. Mel Gibson Mel Gibson Actor, Braveheart Mel Columcille Gerard Gibson was born January 3, 1956 in Peekskill, New York, USA, as the sixth of eleven children of Hutton Gibson, a railroad brakeman, and Anne Patricia (Reilly) Gibson (who died in December of 1990). His mother was Irish, from County Longford, while his American-born father is of mostly Irish descent...
2. Danica McKellar Danica McKellar Actress, The Wonder Years Together with her younger sister, Crystal McKellar, she began acting at a young age in her mother's dance studio. In 1982 the family moved to Los Angeles and a few years later she appeared in her first commercial. A few guest appearances in The Twilight Zone was followed by her breakthrough in The Wonder Years...
3. Dan Harmon Dan Harmon Writer, Monster House
4. Victoria Principal Victoria Principal Actress, Dallas Victoria Principal is the elder of two daughters born to Bertha Ree (Veal) and Victor R. Principal. Her paternal grandparents were Italian, while her mother's family was from Gordon, Georgia, and South Carolina. Her father, a United States Air Force sergeant, was often transferred to different duty stations...
5. Matt Ross Matt Ross Actor, American Psycho
6. Robert Loggia Robert Loggia Actor, Scarface Born and raised in New York City, Robert Loggia studied journalism at the University of Missouri before moving back to New York to pursue acting. He trained at the Actors Studio while doing stage work. From the late 1950s he was a familiar face on TV, usually as authoritative figures. Loggia also found work in movies such as The Greatest Story Ever Told...
7. Asa Akira Asa Akira Actress, Underworld Small (just under 5'2"), but buxom and shapely brunette Asa Akira was born Asa Takigami on January 3, 1985 in New York City. The only child of Japanese parents, Akira lived in Japan between the ages of six and thirteen. Asa attended Washington Irving High School in New York City from 2001 to 2002 and graduated high school in 2004...
8. Jeananne Goossen Jeananne Goossen Actress, The Vow
9. Nicholas Gonzalez Nicholas Gonzalez Actor, Resurrection Blvd.
10. Jason Marsden Jason Marsden Actor, General Hospital With a career spanning more than 25 years, Jason Marsden has been affectionately referred to as that guy from that show. The seasoned actor has worked in film and television with the best and the brightest, including Ridley Scott (White Squall), Robert Downey Jr. (Ally McBeal), James Woods (Shark)...
11. Sarah Alexander Sarah Alexander Actress, Stardust
12. Dabney Coleman Dabney Coleman Actor, WarGames For decades, Dabney Coleman has often appeared as a smarmy, selfish, nervous person, often with money, who is mostly out for himself. He did such a good job in this type of part that he's made a career of it in film. Dabney Wharton Coleman was born in Austin, Texas, to Mary Wharton (Johns) and Melvin Randolph Coleman...
13. Sergio Leone Sergio Leone Writer, The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Sergio Leone was an Italian film director, producer and screenwriter, credited as the inventor of "Spaghetti Western" genre. Leone's film-making style includes juxtaposing extreme close-up shots with lengthy long shots. His movies include the sword and sandal action films The Last Days of Pompeii and The Colossus of Rhodes...
14. Ray Milland Ray Milland Actor, Dial M for Murder Ray Milland became one of Paramount's most bankable and durable stars, under contract from 1934 to 1948, yet little in his early life suggested a career as a motion picture actor. Milland was born Alfred Reginald Jones in the Welsh town of Neath, Glamorgan, to Elizabeth Annie (Truscott) and Alfred Jones...
15. Kate Levering Kate Levering Actress, Drop Dead Diva Kate Levering grew up in Sacramento, California and graduated from El Camino Fundamental High School in 1997. Participated in school plays, acting, and dancing classes until she left California for New York to pursue Broadway.
16. Brooke Williams Brooke Williams Actress, Shortland Street
17. John Thaw John Thaw Actor, The Sweeney He was the working class boy from Manchester whose intensity and natural honesty made him British television's most bankable actor. He studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. His first starring role on TV was as Sgt John Mann in Redcap. His first great success, though, was as Detective Inspector Regan in The Sweeney...
18. Alex D. Linz Alex D. Linz Actor, Home Alone 3
19. Josephine Hull Josephine Hull Actress, Arsenic and Old Lace Josephine Sherwood changed her name after marrying stage actor Shelly Hull in 1910. She studied drama at Radcliffe College -- much to the dismay of her parents -- and first worked on the stage in a stock company in Boston. Her husband died in 1919, aged 35, of Spanish influenza. Josephine left the...
20. Marion Davies Marion Davies Actress, Show People Marion Cecelia Douras was born in the borough of Brooklyn, New York on January 3, 1897. She had been bitten by the show biz bug early as she watched her sisters perform in local stage productions. She wanted to do the same. As Marion got older, she tried out for various school plays and did fairly well...
21. Jesse White Jesse White Actor, Harvey Lovable, laid-back Jesse White made acting seem fun and easy. He was born Jesse Marc Weidenfeld in Buffalo, New York, and was raised in Akron, Ohio. He made his first amateur appearance on the local stage at age 15. Before breaking into professional theater in the 1940s, he held many different jobs...
22. Jewel Shepard Jewel Shepard Actress, The Return of the Living Dead Jewel Shepard was born on January 3, 1958, in Flatbush, Brooklyn, New York. Upon first arriving in California in the early 80s, she supported herself by working as a stripper at various Los Angeles clubs and subsequently got a job modeling for car shoots. Jewel began her acting career with minor parts in the enjoyably lowbrow pictures Raw Force...
23. Nicole LaPlaca Nicole LaPlaca Actress, Another Cinderella Story
24. Tom Bower Tom Bower Actor, Out of the Furnace Tom Bower grew up in Denver Colorado and thought he would have a career as an athlete, having played Varsity Baseball, Basketball, Golf, ran Track and just assumed a professional career would follow. Didn't quite work out that way, and so, his hobby of Acting seemed to be the next course of action. He immediately set off for New York City...
25. Rebecca Broussard Rebecca Broussard Actress, Die Hard
26. Alisen Down Alisen Down Actress, The Day the Earth Stood Still Alisen Down was born and raised in British Columbia, Canada. After graduating high school, she attended the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Los Angeles, California and from there went to England to study with the British American Academy in Oxford. Since then has had lead, recurring and guest star roles on several Television series and movies...
27. John Ales John Ales Actor, The Nutty Professor
28. John Russell John Russell Actor, Lawman Handsome, rugged American leading man John Russell (whose credits are often confused with those of child actor Johnny Russell) attended the University of California, where he was a student athlete. Serving in the US Marine Corps in WW II, he earned a battlefield commission and decorations for valor at Guadalcanal...
29. John Loder John Loder Actor, How Green Was My Valley A tall, debonair, immaculately-groomed British leading man best known for his pipe-smoking chaps, actor John Loder (ne John Muir Lowe), the son of a British general, first served in Gallipoli in WWI and was a German prisoner of war at one point. Upon his release he actually stayed there in order to run a pickle factory...
30. John Sturges John Sturges Director, The Great Escape
31. Pola Negri Pola Negri Actress, The Wildcat Pola Negri was born in Lipno, Poland, and moved to Warsaw as a child. Living in poverty with her mother, a teenage Pola auditioned and was accepted to the Imperial Ballet. Due to an illness that ended her dancing career, she soon switched to the Warsaw Imperial Academy of Dramatic Arts and became an actress...
32. Simon Greenall Simon Greenall Actor, Shaun the Sheep Movie Simon James Greenall (born 3 January 1958 in Longtown, Cumberland) is an English actor, writer, producer and voice actor. He is best known for his roles as Michael in the BBC TV series I'm Alan Partridge, the Caretaker in the CBBC game show Trapped (TV Series) and as the voice of headmaster Iqbal in Bromwell High...
33. J.R.R. Tolkien J.R.R. Tolkien Writer, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King J.R.R. Tolkien was an English writer, poet, philologist, and professor who is best known as the author of the classic high-fantasy works The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, and The Silmarillion. Tolkien never expected his stories to become popular, but by sheer accident a book called The Hobbit, which he had written some years before for his own children...
34. Anna May Wong Anna May Wong Actress, Shanghai Express Anna May Wong was born Wong Liu Tsong on January 3, 1905, in Los Angeles, California. Her parents ran a laundry in the city's Chinatown section. Anna became a photographer's model when she was still attending Hollywood High School. She was fascinated with the movie industry at a young age, having observed several films being shot in and around her neighborhood...
35. Zasu Pitts Zasu Pitts Actress, The Gale Storm Show: Oh! Susanna Classic comedienne Zasu Pitts, of the timid, forlorn blue eyes and trademark woebegone vocal pattern and fidgety hands, was born to Rulandus and Nellie (Shay) Pitts, the third of four children on January 3, 1894. Her aged New York-native father, who lost a leg back in the Civil War era, had settled the family in Kansas by the time ZaSu was born but relocated to Santa Cruz...
36. Jeremy Kemp Jeremy Kemp Actor, Top Secret!
37. Zak Santiago Zak Santiago Actor, Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency Zak has also been a successful club and radio DJ in Canada and Europe throughout the last decade. A professional film and TV actor, dancer, and musician, he brings a complete and distinct energy as a performance artist.
38. Thelma Schoonmaker Thelma Schoonmaker Editor, The Departed
39. Yorgos Karamihos Yorgos Karamihos Actor, The Durrells in Corfu Yorgos Karamihos is an actor, director and acting teacher, born and raised in Greece. He graduated the Philosophy and History Department of Ionian University and The Greek National Theatre Academy. In 2012 he received a Fulbright Scholarship as an exceptional artist to attend the fulltime program at Stella Adler Acting Academy in Los Angeles...
40. Mara Corday Mara Corday Actress, Tarantula The actress was born Marilyn Watts in Santa Monica, California, 17 years before she put her foot on the bottom step of the show biz ladder, dancing in the back row of the chorus in "Earl Carroll's Revue" at the famed showman's theater-restaurant in Hollywood. Modeling for photographers led to wider exposure and ultimately to TV roles and bit parts in low-budget movies...
41. Caroline Fentress Caroline Fentress Self, The 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards
42. Vincent Riotta Vincent Riotta Actor, The Dark Knight
43. Jenni Pulos Jenni Pulos Producer, Flipping Out Jenni Pulos, an Emmy-nominated producer, is best known for her role on Bravo's hit show, Flipping Out, where she serves as an Executive Assistant to Jeff Lewis and for her role on its spin off, Interior Therapy with Jeff Lewis. Jenni has worked for Jeff for more than thirteen years and, in that time, has worn many different hats...
44. Barbara Stuart Barbara Stuart Actress, Bachelor Party
45. Charles 'Bud' Tingwell Charles 'Bud' Tingwell Actor, Homicide
46. Dan Vadis Dan Vadis Actor, Every Which Way But Loose
47. Jens Albinus Jens Albinus Actor, Idioterne
48. Kerry Armstrong Kerry Armstrong Actress, Lantana
49. Glen A. Larson Glen A. Larson Writer, Battlestar Galactica Born on January 3, 1937 in Los Angeles, California, Glen A. Larson was the man behind some of the world's best-known prime-time television series. His highly successful productions (successful both financially and popularly, less often critically) include Knight Rider, The Fall Guy, Magnum, P.I....
50. Danièle Thompson Danièle Thompson Writer, The Mad Adventures of 'Rabbi' Jacob
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