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1. Viggo Mortensen Viggo Mortensen Actor, A History of Violence Since his screen debut as a young Amish Farmer in Peter Weir's Witness, Viggo Mortensen's career has been marked by a steady string of well-rounded performances. Mortensen was born in New York City, to Grace Gamble (Atkinson) and Viggo Peter Mortensen, Sr. His father was Danish, his mother was American...
2. John Krasinski John Krasinski Actor, The Office Tall, handsome American film and television star John Krasinski is probably best known for his role as sardonic nice guy "Jim Halpert" on NBC's popular TV series, The Office, for which he won a 2007 and 2008 Screen Actors Guild Award for outstanding performance by an ensemble in a comedy series...
3. Hunter King Hunter King Actress, A Girl Like Her
4. Dan Fogler Dan Fogler Actor, Kung Fu Panda Cherubic actor and singer Dan Fogler was born October 20, 1976 in Brooklyn, New York, to Shari, a teacher of English, and Richard Fogler, a surgeon. His brother, Jason, is a clinical psychologist. Fogler established himself with his role of William Barfee in the Broadway musical hit "The 25th Annual...
5. Alona Tal Alona Tal Actress, Broken City Alona Tal, an Israeli-American singer and actress, was born on October 20, 1983 in Herzlia, Israel. She began her career after serving at the Israeli Defense Forces. Her big break came in 2003 starring in an Israeli film. At the time she also starred in two television series in the country, and also dabbled in music...
6. Danny Boyle Danny Boyle Director, Slumdog Millionaire
7. Sam Witwer Sam Witwer Actor, Being Human Sam Witwer headlines the SyFy series, Being Human, the U.S. adaptation of the popular British television series. The darkly humorous, provocative drama stars Sam as the heroic, "Aidan", a sensual and brooding vampire. His excellent work was noticed soon after the show's premiere, as Sam received a Gemini Award nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Continuing...
8. Rachel House Rachel House Actress, Moana Rachel was born in Auckland, New Zealand in 1971 and raised by her adoptive Scottish immigrant parents John and Sheila House. She grew up in Kamo, Whangarei in the area known as Northland or Tai Tokerau at the top of the North Island. She is of Maori (Ngati Mutunga and Ngai Tahu) and European/Pakeha descent...
9. William Zabka William Zabka Actor, The Karate Kid
10. Earl Hindman Earl Hindman Actor, Home Improvement
11. Galadriel Stineman Galadriel Stineman Actress, The Middle Galadriel Stineman was raised an only child in Northern Kentucky, near Cincinnati, Ohio. As a kid, she was a voracious reader, accomplished horseback rider and active member of 4-H Club. She began acting for fun in kindergarten, taking lots of classes and performing in school and community productions...
12. William Christopher William Christopher Actor, M*A*S*H
13. Jerry Orbach Jerry Orbach Actor, Law & Order Jerry was born in the Bronx. His father, Leon, was a former vaudevillian actor, and his mother, Emily, was a radio singer. His family moved frequently and eventually settled in Waukegan, Illinois where he went to high school. The constant moving made him the new kid on the block and forced him to become "a chameleon" to blend in his new settings...
14. Kenneth Choi Kenneth Choi Actor, The Wolf of Wall Street Growing up in the suburbs of Chicago, Choi dreamed of becoming an actor. Against his family's wishes, Choi left college to pursue that dream. He literally ran away from home, cutting all ties with his family for 5 years to train and study before moving to Los Angeles. His dream became a reality as he...
15. Nargis Fakhri Nargis Fakhri Actress, Rockstar Nargis was born to multi-cultural parents in Queens, New York City on 20 October 1979. She started her career as an American model, even appearing in America's Next Top Model Cycles 2 and 3 in 2004. She also posed for the 2009 Kingfisher Swimsuit Calendar. In 2011, she made her Bollywood debut with Imtiaz Ali's Rockstar alongside Ranbir Kapoor...
16. Snoop Dogg Snoop Dogg Actor, Turbo Snoop Dogg was born in Long Beach, California, to Beverly (Tate) and Vernell Varnado, who was a mail carrier and singer. His parents were both originally from Mississippi. He got his name from his mother, who jokingly remarked that he looked like the Peanuts character Snoopy. Snoop is known primarily for his achievements in the music industry...
17. Maria Tornberg Maria Tornberg Actress, Super Troopers
18. Jennifer Freeman Jennifer Freeman Actress, My Wife and Kids
19. Alberto Ammann Alberto Ammann Actor, Celda 211 In 2009, Alberto Ammann went from being an unknown drama student to becoming one of Spain's best known actors with just one movie. The previous year, Ammann joined the ranks of Penelope Cruz, Jordi Molla and Elena Anaya when he won a coveted spot on the list of Caras Nuevas, a discovery initiative of Spanish talent agency...
20. Katie Featherston Katie Featherston Actress, Paranormal Activity Katie Featherston is perhaps best known for playing the lead role in Paramount's 2009 smash hit Paranormal Activity, which earned her the Best Actress award at the 2009 Screamfest Film Festival. Made on a budget of approximately $15,000, the movie earned over $100 million dollars at the US box office...
21. Bill Nunn Bill Nunn Actor, Spider-Man Commanding performer Bill Nunn made his feature debut in fellow Morehouse College graduate Spike Lee's School Daze, but really etched himself into moviegoers' minds as a formidable screen presence in his second film with Lee, Do the Right Thing, playing Radio Raheem, whose ever-present boom box is at the center of a fight that leads to his death at the hands of an overzealous police officer...
22. Bela Lugosi Bela Lugosi Actor, Dracula It's ironic that Martin Landau won an Oscar for impersonating Bela Lugosi (in Ed Wood) when Lugosi himself never came within a mile of one, but that's just the latest of many sad ironies surrounding Lugosi's career. Bela Lugosi was born Béla Ferenc Dezsö Blaskó on October 20, 1882, Lugos...
23. John Anderson John Anderson Actor, Psycho A tall, sinewy, austere-looking character actor with silver hair, rugged features and a distinctive voice, John Robert Anderson left an impressive legacy of literally hundreds of film and TV credits. Immensely versatile, he was at his best submerging himself in the role of historical figures (he impersonated Abraham Lincoln three times and twice baseball commissioner Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis...
24. Niall Matter Niall Matter Actor, Watchmen
25. Melanie Mayron Melanie Mayron Actress, Thirtysomething
26. George Wyner George Wyner Actor, The Devil's Advocate A native of Boston and graduate of Syracuse University, George has worked extensively in TV and film since 1972. Notable film work includes the Coen Brothers' best-picture nominee "A Serious Man," (Rabbi Nachtner) and Mel Brooks' "Spaceballs," (Colonel Sandurz) and "To Be or Not To Be." Among other...
27. William Russ William Russ Actor, American History X Son of a naval officer; born in Portsmouth, VA. Father of one daughter. Enjoys thrill sports, is an avid downhill skier.
28. George Harris George Harris Actor, Raiders of the Lost Ark
29. Dolores Hart Dolores Hart Actress, Where the Boys Are
30. Susan Tully Susan Tully Actress, EastEnders
31. Thomas Newman Thomas Newman Music Department, WALL·E
32. Barrie Chase Barrie Chase Actress, Cape Fear
33. Robert Costanzo Robert Costanzo Actor, Total Recall
34. Katharina Schüttler Katharina Schüttler Actress, A Coffee in Berlin Katharina Schuettler has appeared in many films for cinema and television such as Golden Globe winning production "Carlos" by Olivier Assayas, "Simon and the Oaks" by Lisa Ohlin, "The White Noise" by Hans Weingartner, "Die Innere Sicherheit" by Christian Petzold. She is best known to English-language...
35. Alan Ackles Alan Ackles Actor, Serving Sara
36. Niamh Cusack Niamh Cusack Actress, Heartbeat
37. Timothy West Timothy West Actor, Ever After: A Cinderella Story A versatile British actor noted for his great power and command on the classical stage and in several other mediums including radio, film and television, Timothy West was born on October 20, 1934 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, the son of actors (Harry) Lockwood West and his wife Olive (Carleton-Crowe)...
38. Evelyn Brent Evelyn Brent Actress, The Last Command Petite, sultry leading lady of the 1920's and 30's, who was born and schooled in Tampa, Florida, until the age of ten when she lost her mother. She moved to New York with her dad and started modelling while still in her teens. Her original intention was to go into the teaching profession. Instead, she...
39. Candice Swanepoel Candice Swanepoel Self, Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Candice Swanepoel is a supermodel best known for her work as a Victoria's Secrets lingerie model. She appeared in nine Victoria's Secret Fashion shows from 2007 through 2015 and became a Victoria's Secret Angel in 2010. Swanepoel has appeared in the fashion shows and advertisements for many of the worlds top brands and designers...
40. Michael Dunn Michael Dunn Actor, Ship of Fools Michael Dunn was born Gary Neil Miller in Oklahoma. His parents were Mr. and Mrs. Fred Miller. They moved to Detroit, Michigan, in 1938. Dunn was 5 years old when he knew he'd be a dwarf but was determined not to let it stop him or make him dependent. He graduated from Detroit's Redford High School in 1951...
41. Cosmina Stratan Cosmina Stratan Actress, Dupa dealuri Cosmina Stratan was born on 20th Oct. 1984 in Iasi, Romania. She graduated in Journalism and then studied Acting at the National University of Theatre and Film "I.L.Caragiale" (UNATC) in Bucharest, Romania. After graduating, she played her first lead role in Beyond the Hills by Palme d'Or winner Cristian Mungiu...
42. Jennifer Hall Jennifer Hall Actress, Legally Blonde
43. Anton Diffring Anton Diffring Actor, Fahrenheit 451 Anton Diffring was a character actor who worked continuously in motion pictures due to his aristocratic, German face and cool, clipped diction, making him ideal for typecasting in British and later American motion pictures as Nazis and other vile, despicable characters. What was ironic about his typecasting as a Nazi is that Diffring...
44. Anna Neagle Anna Neagle Actress, Odette Dame Anna Neagle, the endearingly popular British star during WWII, was born Florence Marjorie Robertson and began dancing as a professional in chorus lines at age 14. She starred with actor Jack Buchanan in the musical "Stand Up and Sing" in the West End and earned her big break when producer/director Herbert Wilcox...
45. Adam Butcher Adam Butcher Actor, Dog Pound Adam was born October 20, 1988 in Cambridge, Ontario, Canada. Adam's big sister Mandy Butcher is also an actor. Adam started acting at the age of 9 when his Aunt (a talent agent) and Uncle, Randy Butcher (a stuntman/coordinator), suggested that Adam and his sister Mandy get their head-shots taken...
46. Will Rogers Jr. Will Rogers Jr. Actor, The Story of Will Rogers Will Rogers Jr. was elected as a Democratic congressman for Southern California in 1942. Although he served only 17 months in congress, he is best remembered as the American politician who did the most to try and save the Jews of Europe during World War II. Rogers joined the Emergency Committee to Save the Jewish People of Europe in 1943...
47. Dannii Minogue Dannii Minogue Self, The X Factor Danielle Jane Minogue was born in 1971, the youngest sister of Kylie Minogue and brother Brendan Minogue. By June 1978, she had secured a role in the Australian series Skyways. A number of guest appearances followed, leading to her appearance as a "Talent Discovery" on the popular Young Talent Time...
48. Sheeri Rappaport Sheeri Rappaport Actress, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Rappaport lived with her parents Edna and Jospeh in Dallas, Texas, until she was 9. She then moved to outside New York City to test her acting. She started acting classes at age 5 and got her first agent at age 6. She got a role on Nickelodeon's "Clarissa Explains It All". She then moved to Los Angeles and landed several guest starring roles. This led to her new role on "NYPD Blue".
49. Yvette Nipar Yvette Nipar Actress, General Hospital Yvette was born in Los Angeles, California. She began modeling shortly after graduating from Huntington Beach High School, then started doing commercials. Television was a natural progression. She is also a writer. Yvette loves rescue animals and hopes everyone will join her in protecting the environment. Her proudest achievement is her son.
50. Jean-Pierre Melville Jean-Pierre Melville Writer, Le Samouraï The name "Melville" is not immediately associated with film. It conjures up images of white whales and crackbrained captains, of naysaying notaries and soup-spilling sailors. It is the countersign to a realm of men and their deeds, both heroic and villainous. It is the American novel, with its Ishmaels and its Claggarts a challenge to the European canon...
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