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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. Italia Ricci Italia Ricci Actress, Designated Survivor
3. 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...
4. Cleopatra Coleman Cleopatra Coleman Actress, The Last Man on Earth 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...
5. Ben Foster Ben Foster Actor, Hell or High Water Ben Foster was born October 29, 1980 in Boston, Massachusetts, to Gillian Kirwan and Steven Foster, restaurant owners. His younger brother is actor Jon Foster. His paternal grandparents were from Russian Jewish families that immigrated to Massachusetts (his grandfather became a prominent judge in Boston), while his mother's family is from Maryland...
6. 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...
7. 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. When she was eight, her family moved to Pleasanton, California, where she grew up and attended high school. In high school...
8. 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...
9. India Eisley India Eisley Actress, The Secret Life of the American Teenager Eisley was born on October 29, 1993, in Los Angeles, California, to musician David Glen Eisley and actress Olivia Hussey. Her grandfather was actor Anthony Eisley. Eisley and her mother appeared together in the movie Headspace. After small roles in various independent films, Eisley gained a major role in The Secret Life of the American Teenager...
10. Michael Schur Michael Schur Writer, Parks and Recreation
11. Brendan Fehr Brendan Fehr Actor, Guardians of the Galaxy 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...
12. Tracee Ellis Ross Tracee Ellis Ross Actress, Girlfriends
13. 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...
14. Dan Castellaneta Dan Castellaneta Actor, The Simpsons
15. Milena Govich Milena Govich Actress, Finding Carter Milena Govich is a director, actress, and musician. As a director, she was recently selected for AFI's prestigious Directing Workshop For Women under the mentorship of Paul Feig. Milena made her first official foray into directing with the short film, Temporary, which premiered at the 2017 San Francisco Independent Film Festival...
16. Carlson Young Carlson Young Actress, Scream: The TV Series Carlson Young was born on October 29th, 1990 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA as Carlson Elizabeth Young. She is an actress, known for Scream: The TV Series, Premature, and Key and Peele. She currently resides in Los Angeles, CA, where she studies Creative Writing, part-time, at the University of Southern California.
17. Johnny Lewis Johnny Lewis Actor, Sons of Anarchy 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...
18. Kate Jackson Kate Jackson Actress, Charlie's Angels Lucy Kate Jackson was born in Birmingham, AL on October 29.1948. She attended the University of Mississippi but left during her sophomore year to begin studying at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. She was supporting cast on Dark Shadows (Daphne, 1970-1971) and on The Rookies (Jill Danko, 1972-1976)...
19. Aksel Hennie Aksel Hennie Actor, The Martian 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...
20. Joely Fisher Joely Fisher Actress, Ellen 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...
21. Finola Hughes Finola Hughes Actress, General Hospital 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 Staying Alive in LA...
22. Jon Abrahams Jon Abrahams Actor, Meet the Parents
23. Joy Osmanski Joy Osmanski Actress, Santa Clarita Diet 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...
24. Andrew Lee Potts Andrew Lee Potts Actor, Band of Brothers 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.
25. Robert Hardy Robert Hardy Actor, All Creatures Great and Small One of England's most successful and enduring character actors, with a prolific screen career on television and in films, Robert Hardy was acclaimed for his versatility and the depth of his performances. Born in Cheltenham in 1925, he studied at Oxford University and, in 1949, he joined the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre at Stratford-upon-Avon...
26. Damian Chapa Damian Chapa Actor, Under Siege First, acting job was in New York as a stand-in for Madonna's "Papa Don't Preach" music video. Is fluent in Spanish and can speak moderately in Italian and German. Served in the U.S. Navy for three years traveling the world on three different ships. His eldest brother Rico died of cancer at the age of 30...
27. Dillon Casey Dillon Casey Actor, The Vow
28. Beth Chapman Beth Chapman Self, Dog the Bounty Hunter
29. 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...
30. Christopher Jordan Wallace Christopher Jordan Wallace Actor, Everything Must Go
31. John Farley John Farley Actor, The Waterboy 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...
32. Karly Rothenberg Karly Rothenberg Actress, American Vandal Karly was born and raised in Denver, Colorado and has been a theater bug ever since she was a little girl. Karly trained in both New York and Los Angeles, studying with the legendary Stella Adler, as well as studying Musical Theater at AMDA College and Conservatory of the Performing Arts in NY. She began her professional career...
33. Deborah Reed Deborah Reed Actress, Troll 2 Deborah Reed is best known for her over the top portrayal of the Queen of Goblins in cult classic Troll 2. Her love of performing began at an early age, when she would create zany characters for anyone willing to be a captive audience. A native of Utah, at five years old she moved with her family to Lafayette...
34. Geraldine Brooks Geraldine Brooks Actress, Possessed A resolute, blue-eyed brunette with attractive, slightly pinched features, Geraldine Brooks was born to a Dutch couple on October 29, 1925, in New York City. Her parents had a theater-based background -- father, James Stroock, owned a top costume company and mother, Bianca, was a costume designer and stylist...
35. Chelsea Ricketts Chelsea Ricketts Actress, Scream Queens
36. 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...
37. Bob Ross Bob Ross Self, The Joy of Painting
38. Christopher Wiehl Christopher Wiehl Actor, Playmakers Christopher Wiehl is an actor, writer, & producer, and has just completed work on his most recent film, The Devil's Dolls, which has been called "a thrill ride of terror" and should be in theaters, soon. He can be seen on Showtime's critically-acclaimed series, Masters of Sex. He also starred as a series regular on several network shows...
39. Cherilyn Wilson Cherilyn Wilson Actress, Mad Men
40. Hope Emerson Hope Emerson Actress, Adam's Rib Although there may have been "bigger" actresses in Hollywood's history, there were few "larger" than Hope Emerson. At 6' 2" and 230 pounds, she towered over many of her male co-stars, and her size, brusque voice and stern demeanor typed her for a career in villainous roles, such as her star turn as the sadistic prison matron in Caged...
41. 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...
42. Richard Brancatisano Richard Brancatisano Actor, Bait
43. 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...
44. Don Simpson Don Simpson Producer, Top Gun Don Simpson, one of the most highly regarded creative forces in the entertainment industry and one of the most successful producers of all time, was a filmmaker who loved movies. In the 1980s, he was responsible for some of entertainment's most popular and enduring motion pictures. In the 1990s, this exceptional and unique producer continued that tradition...
45. Michael Jayston Michael Jayston Actor, Nicholas and Alexandra
46. Trevor Lissauer Trevor Lissauer Actor, La La Land
47. Amarna Miller Amarna Miller Actress, El sulfato anatómico
48. Ben Chapman Ben Chapman Self, Creature Feature: 50 Years of the Gill-Man Ben Chapman was born in Oakland, California, while his Tahitian parents were on a trip to the United States. He was raised in Tahiti, relocated to the U.S. in 1940 and went to school in the Bay Area of San Francisco. Working as a Tahitian dancer in nightclubs led to his first movie job, a bit in MGM's...
49. Isao Takahata Isao Takahata Director, Grave of the Fireflies
50. Michele Boyd Michele Boyd Actress, How I Met Your Mother 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...
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