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1. Julia Roberts Julia Roberts Actress, Notting Hill Julia Fiona Roberts never dreamed she would become the most popular actress in America. She was born in Smyrna, Georgia, to Betty Lou (Bredemus) and Walter Grady Roberts, one-time actors and playwrights, and is of English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, German, and Swedish descent. As a child, due to her love of animals...
2. Joaquin Phoenix Joaquin Phoenix Actor, Gladiator Joaquin Phoenix was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, to Arlyn (Dunetz) and John Bottom, and is the middle child in a brood of five. His parents, from the continental United States, were then serving as Children of God missionaries. His mother is from a Jewish family in New York, while his father, from California...
3. Matt Smith Matt Smith Actor, The Day of the Doctor Matt Smith is an English actor who shot to fame in the UK aged 26 when he was cast by producer Steven Moffat as the Eleventh Doctor in the BBC's iconic science-fiction adventure series Doctor Who. Smith was born in Northampton and was educated at Northampton School For Boys. He studied Drama and Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia...
4. Lauren Holly Lauren Holly Actress, Dumb & Dumber Born in Bristol, Pennsylvania, the daughter of two college professors, Lauren grew up in the upstate New York town of Geneva. Her childhood was split between experiences that contrasted. She was privy to the shelter of growing up in a rural town and also exposed due to the erudite sophistication of her parents' academic careers...
5. Troian Bellisario Troian Bellisario Actress, Pilot Troian Bellisario, daughter of producers Donald P. Bellisario and Deborah Pratt, made her film debut at the age of 3 in Last Rites. She made several TV and movie appearances in her teens (most of the TV appearances were in shows produced by her father) before attending the University of Southern California. She rose to worldwide prominence as Spencer in the hit TV series, Pretty Little Liars.
6. Jami Gertz Jami Gertz Actress, Twister
7. Bruce Jenner Bruce Jenner Self, Shape Up or Ship Out
8. Daphne Zuniga Daphne Zuniga Actress, Spaceballs
9. Sierra McCormick Sierra McCormick Actress, Land of the Lost
10. Michael Stahl-David Michael Stahl-David Actor, Cloverfield
11. Annie Potts Annie Potts Actress, Toy Story Interested in stage and film at an early age, Annie Potts attended Stephens College in Missouri, enrolling in the theater studies course, followed by graduate work in California. At the age of 20, she married her college sweetheart, Steven Hartley. Only a short time later, she and her husband were in a serious automobile accident in New Mexico...
12. Justin Guarini Justin Guarini Self, Learning the Ropes Justin Guarini was born in Columbus, Georgia, on October 28, 1978. Dad Eldrin Bell is a former Atlanta police chief and Clayton County (Ga.) Commission Chair. Chief Bell is first cousin to acclaimed actor Samuel L. Jackson's wife, LaTonya. Stepfather Jerry Guarini is a retired Navy physicist. Mom...
13. Joan Plowright Joan Plowright Actress, 101 Dalmatians Dame Joan Ann Plowright, the Baroness Olivier, is one of the most distinguished actors of her generation. She may be best remembered as the third wife and widow of Laurence Olivier, generally considered the greatest anglophone actor of the 20th Century, but she had a distinguished career of her own on stage and screen spanning six decades...
14. Jane Alexander Jane Alexander Actress, The Ring Angular in features, reserved in demeanor and more-or-less plaintive in appearance, actress Jane Alexander's has played down the glamor card for the most part. Her true brilliance has come from the remarkable range and depth of her talent. Heralded as one of the finest 70s actresses to arrive in films following a towering Broadway success...
15. Joe Thomas Joe Thomas Actor, The Inbetweeners Movie
16. Dennis Franz Dennis Franz Actor, Die Hard 2 Dennis Franz was born Dennis Franz Schlacta in Maywood, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, and is the son of Eleanor (Mueller) and Franz Ferdinand Schlachta. His father was a German immigrant, and both he and Franz's mother, a German-American, were postal workers. He has two sisters, Marlene (born 1938) and Heidi (born 1935)...
17. Elsa Lanchester Elsa Lanchester Actress, Witness for the Prosecution Elsa Sullivan Lanchester was born into an unconventional a family at the turn of the 20th century. Her parents, James "Shamus" Sullivan and Edith "Biddy" Lanchester, were socialists - very active members of the Social Democratic Federation (SDF) in a rather broad sense and did not believe in the institution of marriage and being tied to any conventions of legality for that matter...
18. Andy Richter Andy Richter Self, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Andy Richter was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, the second of four children of Glenda (Palmer), a kitchen cabinet designer, and Laurence R. Richter, who taught Russian at Indiana University. He was raised in Yorkville, Illinois. His parents divorced when he was four. Richter attended the University of Illinois Urbana/Champaign and then moved to Chicago's Columbia College to study film...
19. Chris Bauer Chris Bauer Actor, Face/Off
20. Lexi Ainsworth Lexi Ainsworth Actress, Wild Child Born Alexandra Ainsworth in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma to a dentist father and an art teacher mother, Lexi began her career dancing on stage at an early age with Ballet Oklahoma. This later lead to her acquiring the lead role of Scout in an Actors Equity production of To Kill a Mockingbird. But it was after attending a film camp in New York that she developed an interest in film and television acting...
21. Kevin Macdonald Kevin Macdonald Director, The Last King of Scotland
22. Edith Head Edith Head Costume Designer, Rear Window
23. Suzy Parker Suzy Parker Actress, Funny Face
24. Devon Murray Devon Murray Actor, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 Devon Murray was born in County Kildare, Ireland in October 1988. His parents Michael and Fidelma Murray sent him to the Billie Barry when he was six, and within two weeks he landed a Tesco television ad. Within six months he was in his first movie, acting alongside Aidan Quinn in This Is My Father. He then joined the National Performing Arts School and made his breakthrough in Angela's Ashes...
25. Telma Hopkins Telma Hopkins Actress, The Love Guru
26. Jack Soo Jack Soo Actor, Thoroughly Modern Millie A genial, laid back, slumber-eyed character player especially adept at the relaxed wisecrack or dry comment, Japanese-American actor Jack Soo was born in Oakland, California, in 1917, his real name being Goro Suzuki. In the post-WWII years, he entertained as a stand-up performer in nightclubs and had...
27. Christian Berkel Christian Berkel Actor, The Experiment
28. Bill Gates Bill Gates Self, The Impatient Optimist Born William Henry III is an American entrepreneur, business mogul, investor, philanthropist, and widely known as one of the most richest and influential people in the world. William Henry III was born to attorney, William Henry II and teacher, Mary Maxwell Gates in Seattle, Washington, USA. Bill Gates as a child was very competitive...
29. Jasmine Jessica Anthony Jasmine Jessica Anthony Actress, 1408 Jasmine Jessica Anthony was born on October 28, in Tarzana, California. Her father, Art Anthony, is also in the film biz, he is an Emmy recognized makeup-artist; who was also a very busy Chicago theater actor during his youth. Her mother was an actress during her Chicago life. Jasmine started dancing on stage at 2 years old...
30. Jake Kasdan Jake Kasdan Producer, Bad Teacher
31. Tracy Reed Tracy Reed Actress, Running Scared
32. Nicholas Bird Nicholas Bird Actor, Finding Nemo
33. Brad Paisley Brad Paisley Soundtrack, Cars
34. Marta Etura Marta Etura Actress, The Impossible
35. Mark Derwin Mark Derwin Actor, One Life to Live
36. Greg Eagles Greg Eagles Actor, Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1 Greg Eagles is a native of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He has forged a career as an actor both in front of the cameras as well as in Voice Overs. He has acted in a number of television roles in such series as "The Shield" "The Riches" "NYPD Blue" and "The Sarah Conner Chronicles" And has recurred on soaps "The Bold and the Beautiful" and "The Young and the Restless" both on CBS...
37. Jermaine Crawford Jermaine Crawford Actor, Damsels in Distress
38. Dwayne Cameron Dwayne Cameron Actor, The Locals Dwayne Cameron was born on October 28th, 1981 in New Zealand and was raised on dairy farms in Auckland. His parents divorced when he was ten years old and months later his father was killed when he was hit by a train. The next year he began acting, landing his first role opposite William Shatner and has since starred with Amber Heard...
39. Dody Goodman Dody Goodman Actress, One Life to Live Her quivery, high-pitched, Southern-cracked tones were once described as sounding like "a Tweetie Pie cartoon bird strangling on peanut butter." Just the absurdity of that description fits comedienne Dody Goodman to a tee. One did not know what to make of her, but she could certainly induce laughter with a mere perplexed look...
40. Michael Dougherty Michael Dougherty Writer, Superman Returns
41. Joe Spinell Joe Spinell Actor, Rocky Joseph J. Spagnuolo was born on October 28, 1936 in Manhattan, New York City at his family's apartment on 2nd Avenue. Spinell was a tough guy on and off screen all his life. During his teen years, while still in high school, he acted in various plays on the New York stage, on and off Broadway, eventually earning a place in Joe Papp's Shakespeare Festival Theater...
42. Lauren Woodland Lauren Woodland Actress, Port Charles
43. Sheryl Underwood Sheryl Underwood Self, Darren Carter/Gina Yashere/Damon Williams
44. Douglas Seale Douglas Seale Actor, Aladdin The British classical actor/producer/director Douglas Seale enjoyed a 65-year transatlantic career that included stage, films and television. Born in 1913 the son of Robert Henry Seale and his wife Margaret Law Seale, he was educated at Rutlish, a boys' comprehensive school in West Wimbledon. He displayed...
45. Natina Reed Natina Reed Actress, Bring It On
46. Alan Clarke Alan Clarke Director, Scum Liverpool native Alan Clarke got his start in the film business in Canada, where he studied acting and directing. Upon returning to England he got a job at ITV, then moved over to the BBC in 1969. He worked mostly in television, but he made a couple of feature films that got attention for their portrayal of the gritty and occasionally violent life of the British working class...
47. Dayanara Torres Dayanara Torres Actress, Looking for Maria Sanchez The life of Dayanara Torres reads like a modern-day fairy tale . . . From her modest upbringing in Puerto Rico; to being discovered on the streets of her hometown; becoming Miss Universe at the tender age of 18 and, soon-after, a movie star in the Philippines and Puerto Rico; marrying and divorcing; raising two beautiful princes; and bravely striving to rebuild her career ...
48. Kyle Sabihy Kyle Sabihy Actor, Analyze This
49. Griffin O'Neal Griffin O'Neal Actor, April Fool's Day
50. George 'Buck' Flower George 'Buck' Flower Actor, Back to the Future There aren't many actors who can claim that they appeared in everything from innocuous family features to sexy soft-core smut to popular television programs to various horror, science fiction and exploitation movies as well as worked behind-the-scenes on a slew of films in assorted production capacities throughout the course of their careers...
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