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1. Winona Ryder Winona Ryder Actress, Edward Scissorhands Winona Ryder was born Winona Laura Horowitz in Olmsted County, Minnesota, and was named after a nearby town, Winona, Minnesota. She is the daughter of Cynthia (Istas), an author and video producer, and Michael Horowitz, a publisher and bookseller. Her father's family is Russian Jewish and Romanian Jewish...
2. Tracee Ellis Ross Tracee Ellis Ross Actress, Daddy's Little Girls
3. Gabrielle Union Gabrielle Union Actress, Bad Boys II Gabrielle Union was born on October 29, 1972, in Omaha, Nebraska, to Theresa (Glass), who managed a phone company, and Sylvester E. Union, a military sergeant and business executive. At the age of 8, her family moved to Pleasanton, California, where she grew up and attended high school. In high school...
4. Ben Foster Ben Foster Actor, Lone Survivor Ben Foster was born October 29, 1980 in Boston, Massachusetts, to Gillian (Sterling) and Steven Foster, restaurant owners. During his childhood, he was moved by his parents to be raised in Fairfield, Iowa, along with his younger brother, actor Jon Foster. His paternal grandparents were both from...
5. India Eisley India Eisley Actress, Underworld: Awakening
6. Johnny Lewis Johnny Lewis Actor, Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem Born and raised in Los Angeles, California, the middle of three siblings, Johnny began performing from the age of 5 at a small performing arts school, making his debut as a Chanukah candle. Pursuing the acting profession, he appeared with success in many TV and film projects, handling both drama and comedy with finesse...
7. Richard Dreyfuss Richard Dreyfuss Actor, Jaws Richard Dreyfuss is an American leading man, who has played his fair share of irritating pests and brash, ambitious hustlers. He was born Richard Stephen Dreyfus in Brooklyn, New York, to Geraldine (Robbins), an activist, and Norman Dreyfus, a restaurateur and attorney. His paternal grandparents were Austro-Hungarian Jewish immigrants, and his mother's family was Russian Jewish...
8. Rufus Sewell Rufus Sewell Actor, Dark City Rufus Sewell was born on the 29th of October 1967 in Twickenham, England. His mother, Jo, was Welsh, and was an artist and painter. His father, Bill, was an Australian animator who died when Rufus was 10. He has one brother, Caspar. He attended London's Central School of Speech and Drama and left in June of 1989 after completing three years of training...
9. Janet Montgomery Janet Montgomery Actress, Black Swan A native of Bournemouth in the UK, Janet Montgomery moved to London when she received a scholarship at a dance school. One of her first acting jobs was a guest star role on the critically-acclaimed UK teen drama series Skins as Nicholas Hoult's love interest. Upon moving to Los Angeles, Montgomery was quickly cast in the Dark Castle film...
10. Brendan Fehr Brendan Fehr Actor, Final Destination Brendan Fehr was raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. He and his two sisters were raised by his mother, a case manager at the Stony Mountain Correctional Insitute. In Vancouver for a wedding in 1997, he dropped by Look Talent Management to inquire about quick-cash modelling assignments. Manager Jim Sheasgreen suggested he try TV acting instead...
11. Dan Castellaneta Dan Castellaneta Actor, The Simpsons Movie
12. Joely Fisher Joely Fisher Actress, The Mask Growing up in a Beverly Hills mansion, well-fed, well-educated and well-traveled - what could be more perfect? But absentee father Eddie Fisher, an alcoholic and self-confessed drug addict, and sexpot mother Connie Stevens, introducing a succession of men into her life, made growing up very complicated...
13. Italia Ricci Italia Ricci Actress, Don Jon
14. Finola Hughes Finola Hughes Actress, Like Crazy Finola Hughes was born in London. She studied at Arts Educational Schools and began her career in the Northern Ballet Company, after winning the Markova award. She went on to work in the West End in the original cast of Cats and continued working with Andrew Lloyd Webber in "Song & Dance". After making "Stayin' Alive" in LA...
15. Chelan Simmons Chelan Simmons Actress, Tucker and Dale vs. Evil Chelan Simmons was born in Vancouver, Canada. One of three children (one older brother and an older sister), she has been a natural performer since the age of 2. Her first movie role was as the title creature's first victim, Laurie Ann Winterbarger, in Stephen King's It. Her most recognizable roles are in Final Destination 3 as Ashley Freund...
16. Kate Jackson Kate Jackson Actress, Loverboy
17. Milena Govich Milena Govich Actress, A Novel Romance Milena Govich first gained national attention on television in CBS's Love Monkey, then as the prostitute/con-artist Candy on three seasons of Rescue Me. She also starred in the Dick Wolf series Conviction which led to her role as the first and only female detective on the Emmy winning series, Law & Order...
18. Jon Abrahams Jon Abrahams Actor, Meet the Parents
19. Andrew Lee Potts Andrew Lee Potts Actor, 1408 Andrew was born on 29 October 1979 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, UK to dad Alan and mum Susan. He has a sister, Sarah-Jane, who is also an actor. He studied at Leeds Performing Arts School and started out in musical theatre. He is now a veteran TV actor and has been in a catalogue of all that is best in British television.
20. Aksel Hennie Aksel Hennie Actor, Headhunters Aksel Hennie is a Norwegian actor, Writer and Director. He has acted in a number of successful Norwegian movies, and has received several awards. Hennie grew up in Lambertseter in Oslo. In his late teens he was sentenced for tagging, and became an outcast in the community for confessing to the police...
21. Grayson McCouch Grayson McCouch Actor, Armageddon McCouch grew up in Chappaqua, NY and received a Bachelor of Arts Honors Degree in theater from Hamilton College in Clinton, NY where he also played varsity lacrosse and rugby. McCouch went on to receive a graduate degree from the British American Drama Academy, Oxford-Yale program in London. McCouch spent four seasons with the Williamstown Theater Festival...
22. Carlson Young Carlson Young Actress, The Kid Carlson Young was born on October 29th, 1990 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA as Carlson Elizabeth Young. She is an actress, known for As The Bell Rings (2007), True Blood (2010) and Premature (2014). She currently resides in Los Angeles, CA, where she studies Creative Writing part-time at the University of Southern California.
23. Richard Brancatisano Richard Brancatisano Actor, Bait
24. Dillon Casey Dillon Casey Actor, The Vow
25. Damian Chapa Damian Chapa Actor, Blood In, Blood Out
26. Chelsea Ricketts Chelsea Ricketts Actress, From Above Chelsea Ricketts is an actress best known for her role Marta Talford on the TV series Lincoln Heights and for her role Britney on the TV series 10 Things I Hate About You. Chelsea Ricketts was born on October 29, 1989. She made her debut in 2001 on the TV series Flip Flop Shop followed by her movie debut a year later in Beyond the Prairie, Part 2: The True Story of Laura Ingalls Wilder...
27. Michael Schur Michael Schur Writer, Parks and Recreation
28. Scott Thomson Scott Thomson Actor, Twister
29. Robert Hardy Robert Hardy Actor, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban One of England's most enduringly successful character actors, Robert Hardy is noted for his versatility and depth. Born in Cheltenham in 1925, he studied at Oxford University and, in 1949, he joined the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre at Stratford-upon-Avon. Television viewers most fondly remember him...
30. Cherilyn Wilson Cherilyn Wilson Actress, The Social Network
31. Fanny Brice Fanny Brice Actress, The Great Ziegfeld Fanny Brice was a popular and influential American comedienne, singer, theatre and film actress, who made many stage, radio and film appearances but is best remembered as the creator and star of the top-rated radio comedy series, The Baby Snooks Show. Thirteen years after her death, she was portrayed on the Broadway stage by Barbra Streisand in Funny Girl...
32. Isao Takahata Isao Takahata Director, Grave of the Fireflies
33. Don Simpson Don Simpson Producer, Top Gun Mr. Simpson was an extravagant movie producer whose blockbusters Flashdance, Beverly Hills Cop, and Top Gun helped define the pop culture of the 1980s. Mr. Simpson teamed with Jerry Bruckheimer in 1983 to produce these hits. In 1985 and 1988, the duo were named producers of the year by the National Association of Theater Owners...
34. Angela Douglas Angela Douglas Actress, The Four Feathers Angela Douglas is without a doubt a very classy actress, who is remembered by million for her "Carry On..." career as well as other character roles. Absolutely amazing in Carry on Cowboy as gorgeous, all-singing and trigger happy Annie Oakley, she eventually appeared in four "Carry On..." films and her best performance was probably as "The Princess Jelhi" in Carry On... Up the Khyber...
35. Ralph Bakshi Ralph Bakshi Director, The Lord of the Rings Ralph Bakshi worked his way up from Brooklyn and became an animation legend. Born on October 29, 1938, in Haifa, Bakshi grew up in Brownsville after his family came to New York to escape World War II. Bakshi attended the Thomas Jefferson High School and was later transferred to the High School of Industrial Arts and graduated with an award in cartooning in 1957...
36. John Farley John Farley Actor, Get Smart John is the youngest brother of Chris Farley. He grew up in Madison, Wisconsin. His older brother, Kevin, also acts. Tom, the eldest of the boys, works in Madison as the head of the Chris Farley Foundation. His sister, Barb, is a pre-school teacher in Madison. John attended Portsmouth Abbey School in Portsmouth...
37. Christopher Wiehl Christopher Wiehl Actor, What Boys Like Graduated from the University of Washington with a Bachelor of Arts degree in dramatic arts. During his college career, he starred in stage productions of "Henry V", "The Owl and the Pussycat" and "Lonestar".
38. Michele Boyd Michele Boyd Actress, For the Win Born in Gainesville, Florida, Michele's childhood was spent constantly moving due to her father's Navy career, traveling everywhere from Virginia to Japan. Eschewing the usual career path of most actors, Michele earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior from the University of California...
39. Cleopatra Coleman Cleopatra Coleman Actress, Step Up Revolution Cleopatra Coleman comes from a family of creatives. Born to a costume designer, entrepreneur and belly dance teaching mother from Jamaica, and a musician, writer and director father of Scottish descent, Cleo got the performing bug at the age of four when she demanded her parents take her to ballet classes...
40. Jack Shepherd Jack Shepherd Actor, The Golden Compass Jack Shepherd was born in Leeds, on October 29th, 1940. His father was a cabinet maker and his mother an infant school teacher. He was educated at Roundhay School, Leeds and went on to study fine art at Kings College, Newcastle. After gaining a BA in Fine Art, he first studied acting at the Central School and then at the Drama Centre London, a drama school he helped found...
41. Beth Smith Beth Smith Self, Meet the Chapmans
42. Akim Tamiroff Akim Tamiroff Actor, Touch of Evil Though born in Russia and having a Russian-sounding name, Akim Tamiroff is actually of Armenian descent. At 19 he decided to pursue acting as a career and was chosen from among 500 applicants to the Moscow Art Theater School. There he studied under the great Konstantin Stanislavski, and launched a stage career...
43. Margaret Nolan Margaret Nolan Actress, Goldfinger Today Margaret Nolan is probably best remembered for her role as 'Dink' in Goldfinger and her "Carry On..." films roles. Born in 1943 in London, Margaret Nolan had a career as a glamour model under the name of Vicki Kennedy, even posing for Playboy magazine. Entering films in 1963 in Saturday Night Out saw her catapulted into Goldfinger. Her roles in the "Carry On...
44. Ben Whitehair Ben Whitehair Actor, Clockwise Ben Whitehair hails from Colorado where he spent time as a homeschooled cowboy, a web designer, and an entrepreneur (his company Tuition Specialists is on track to save college students $30 million). He graduated summa cum laude from the University of Colorado at Boulder with degrees in Theatre, Political Science...
45. Joy Osmanski Joy Osmanski Actress, Fired Up! As a baby, Osmanski was flown halfway around the world to meet her adoptive parents. Growing up in Olympia, Washington, she loved writing plays but never thought about being in them. After graduating from Principia College in three years with a degree in Creative Writing and Studio Art, Osmanski began a career as a graphic designer...
46. Kylie Furneaux Kylie Furneaux Stunts, The Avengers
47. Michael Jayston Michael Jayston Actor, Nicholas and Alexandra
48. Cecilie Thomsen Cecilie Thomsen Actress, Tomorrow Never Dies
49. Trevor Lissauer Trevor Lissauer Actor, Eden's Curve
50. Michael Daingerfield Michael Daingerfield Actor, Catwoman Michael Daingerfield is a true renaissance man: accomplished as an actor, voice-actor, writer/producer, comedian and athlete. He has been in the film and television business professionally for fourteen years, working in Toronto, Los Angeles and Vancouver. As an actor, he has appeared in over fifty film and television roles; including Dreamcatcher opposite Morgan Freeman...
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