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1. Winona Ryder Winona Ryder Actress, Edward Scissorhands Winona Ryder was born Winona Laura Horowitz and named after the town in which she was born, Winona, Minnesota. She grew up in a ranch commune in Northern California which had no electricity. She is the goddaughter of Timothy Leary. Her parents were friends of Beat poet Allen Ginsberg and once edited a book called "Shaman Woman Mainline Lady"...
2. Ben Foster Ben Foster Actor, Lone Survivor Ben Foster, born October 29, 1980 in Boston, Massachusetts, was swiftly moved by his parents to be raised in Fairfield, Iowa - a town that had four community theaters. His passion for acting was discovered early on, and after starring in the title role in "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown", put on by one of the community theaters...
3. 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...
4. Italia Ricci Italia Ricci Actress, Don Jon
5. 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...
6. Richard Dreyfuss Richard Dreyfuss Actor, Jaws American leading man who has played his fair share of irritating pests and brash, ambitious hustlers, Richard Dreyfuss worked his way up through bit parts (The Graduate, for one) and TV before gaining attention with his portrayal of Baby Face Nelson in John Milius' Dillinger. He gained...
7. Gabrielle Union Gabrielle Union Actress, Bad Boys II Gabrielle Union was born on October 29, 1972, in Omaha, Nebraska. However, at the age of 8, her family moved to Pleasanton, California, where she grew up and attended high school. In high school, Union was an all-star point guard and a year-round athlete participating in soccer, basketball, and track...
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. India Eisley India Eisley Actress, Underworld: Awakening
10. 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.
11. Richard Brancatisano Richard Brancatisano Actor, Bait
12. 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...
13. Chelan Simmons Chelan Simmons Actress, Tucker & 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. 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...
15. Dan Castellaneta Dan Castellaneta Actor, The Simpsons Movie
16. Kate Jackson Kate Jackson Actress, Loverboy
17. Jon Abrahams Jon Abrahams Actor, Meet the Parents
18. Milena Govich Milena Govich Actress, Finding Carter 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...
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. 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...
22. Dillon Casey Dillon Casey Actor, The Vow
23. 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...
24. Damian Chapa Damian Chapa Actor, Blood In, Blood Out
25. 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...
26. Tracee Ellis Ross Tracee Ellis Ross Actress, Daddy's Little Girls
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. 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...
31. 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...
32. Cherilyn Wilson Cherilyn Wilson Actress, The Social Network
33. Isao Takahata Isao Takahata Director, Grave of the Fireflies
34. 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...
35. Beth Smith Beth Smith Self, Meet the Chapmans
36. Don Simpson Don Simpson Producer, The Rock 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...
37. Christopher Jordan Wallace Christopher Jordan Wallace Actor, Everything Must Go
38. 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".
39. 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...
40. Michael Jayston Michael Jayston Actor, Nicholas and Alexandra
41. 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...
42. 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...
43. Jacqueline Jossa Jacqueline Jossa Actress, Episode dated 9 June 2014
44. Kylie Furneaux Kylie Furneaux Stunts, The Avengers
45. Trevor Lissauer Trevor Lissauer Actor, An American Vampire Story
46. 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...
47. Christopher Cain Christopher Cain Director, Young Guns
48. 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...
49. 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...
50. Kellen Hathaway Kellen Hathaway Actor, Dennis the Menace
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