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1. Gerard Butler Gerard Butler Actor, 300 Gerard James Butler was born in Paisley, Scotland, to Margaret and Edward Butler, a bookmaker. His family is of Irish origin. Gerard spent some of his very early childhood in Montreal, Quebec, but was mostly raised, along with his older brother and sister, in his hometown of Paisley. His parents divorced when he was a child...
2. Frances Conroy Frances Conroy Actress, Six Feet Under Veteran stage actress Frances Conroy was introduced and encouraged by her parents to explore the elements of theater. Born in 1953 in Monroe, Georgia, she attended high school in Long Island and experienced classes at the Neighborhood Playhouse as a teenager. The pale, blue-eyed redhead also studied at Juilliard where she was taught by theater greats John Houseman and Marian Seldes...
3. Whoopi Goldberg Whoopi Goldberg Self, The View Whoopi Goldberg was born Caryn Elaine Johnson in the Chelsea section of Manhattan on November 13, 1955. Her mother, Emma (Harris), was a teacher and a nurse, and her father, Robert James Johnson, Jr., was a clergyman. Whoopi's recent ancestors were from Georgia, Florida, and Virginia. She worked in a funeral parlor and as a bricklayer while taking small parts on Broadway...
4. Steve Zahn Steve Zahn Actor, Dallas Buyers Club Steve Zahn was born in Marshall, Minnesota, to Zelda, who worked at a YMCA, and Carleton Edward Zahn, a Lutheran pastor. His father is of German and Swedish descent and his mother is of German ancestry. Zahn's career kicked off in his native Minnesota when he crashed the audition of a local stage production of "Biloxi Blues" and won the lead role...
5. Devon Bostick Devon Bostick Actor, The 100
6. Chris Noth Chris Noth Actor, Law & Order Two-time Golden Globe nominee and SAG Award nominated actor Chris Noth stars on Season 3 FX's critically acclaimed drama Tyrant and has two independent films coming out this year. On Tyrant, Noth enters the show in its third season premiering in July, starring as Gen. William Cogswell...
7. Kim Director Kim Director Actress, Inside Man Kim Director was born on November 13, 1974, in Florida, and later moved to Pittsburgh. Pennsylvania represented the start of her performing career, as she attended Carnegie Mellon University and piled up a solid set of theater credits. Kim managed to stay active in the years since her breakout in 2000...
8. Noah Hathaway Noah Hathaway Actor, The NeverEnding Story Noah Hathaway was born on November 13, 1971, to Judy and Robert Hathaway. He is one-quarter Mohican on his father's side. Noah started his way to stardom in commercials (in which he began to appear at age three). In 1978, he landed the role of Boxey on the cult Sci-Fi show, Battlestar Galactica. Later that year...
9. Takuya Kimura Takuya Kimura Actor, Howl's Moving Castle
10. José María Yazpik José María Yazpik Actor, The Burning Plain Jose Maria lived his whole childhood in Mexico City until the age of 12 when he, along with his family, moved to San Diego, California. As soon as he concluded his high school studies, he moved to Tijuana, Mexico, to attend Law school, but in his first career year a personal experience saw him replace Laws for acting...
11. Caroline Goodall Caroline Goodall Actress, Schindler's List Born in Britain to Australian parents, Caroline Goodall is internationally known as a leading actress who has starred in some of the biggest blockbusters of the last fifteen years, including Schindler's List, Hook, Cliffhanger, Disclosure, White Squall and The Princess Diaries. She is a graduate of Bristol University where she gained a BA Hons...
12. Riccardo Scamarcio Riccardo Scamarcio Actor, John Wick: Chapter 2
13. Tracy Scoggins Tracy Scoggins Actress, Babylon 5: The River of Souls Tracy Dawn Scoggins was born and raised in Dickinson, Texas. At age 16, she enrolled in Southwest Texas State, where she studied speech communications and physical education. After leaving college, she was hired by the Elite Modeling Agency and sent to New York City. After one year, she continued her modeling career with assignments in Italy...
14. Joe Mantegna Joe Mantegna Actor, Criminal Minds Joe Mantegna is an American actor who has made over 200 film and TV appearances. He is also a producer, writer, and director, and is probably best known for his role as Joey Zasa in the Francis Ford Coppola epic The Godfather: Part III, in which he stars alongside Al Pacino and Andy Garcia. Joseph Anthony Mantegna...
15. Jean Seberg Jean Seberg Actress, Breathless Jean Dorothy Seberg was born in Marshalltown, Iowa, to Dorothy Arline (Benson), a substitute teacher, and Edward Waldemar Seberg, a pharmacist. Her father was of Swedish descent and her mother was of English and German ancestry. One month before her eighteenth birthday, Jean landed the title role in Otto Preminger's Saint Joan after a much-publicized contest involving some 18,000 hopefuls...
16. Jack Elam Jack Elam Actor, Once Upon a Time in the West Colorful American character actor equally adept at vicious killers or grizzled sidekicks. As a child he worked in the cotton fields. He attended Santa Monica Junior College in California and subsequently became an accountant and, at one time, manager of the Bel Air Hotel. Elam got his first movie job by trading his accounting services for a role...
17. Garry Marshall Garry Marshall Actor, Pretty Woman
18. Neil Flynn Neil Flynn Actor, The Middle Neil Richard Flynn is an American actor and comedian, known for his role as "The Janitor", in the medical comedy-drama, Scrubs. He currently portrays "Mike Heck" in the ABC sitcom, The Middle. Neil was born in the south-side of Chicago. He is of Irish descent and was raised Catholic. He moved to Waukegan...
19. Sarah Rose Karr Sarah Rose Karr Actress, Beethoven
20. Art Malik Art Malik Actor, True Lies
21. Jordan Bridges Jordan Bridges Actor, Rizzoli & Isles
22. Matt Bennett Matt Bennett Actor, Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
23. Richard Mulligan Richard Mulligan Actor, Empty Nest Originally a student of playwriting at Columbia University, Richard Mulligan began his acting career in regional theater and soon after made his Broadway debut in the Pulitzer Prize-winning play "All the Way Home". In addition to his continuing Broadway career, Mulligan has successfully transferred his unique comedic talents to television and film...
24. Rex Linn Rex Linn Actor, CSI: Miami
25. Aisha Hinds Aisha Hinds Actress, Star Trek Into Darkness When Aisha Hinds' junior high school tap dance instructor observed that she needed an outlet for expression that surpassed her tap shoes, she was guided to the High School of Performing Arts in New York - where her formal acting training began. Hinds' numerous television credits include a supporting role on "Detroit 1-8-7"...
26. Steve Lemme Steve Lemme Actor, Super Troopers
27. Jimmy Kimmel Jimmy Kimmel Producer, Jimmy Kimmel Live!
28. Don Gordon Don Gordon Actor, Papillon
29. Madeleine Sherwood Madeleine Sherwood Actress, The Flying Nun
30. Tom Atkins Tom Atkins Actor, Lethal Weapon Handsome, rugged, versatile and charismatic character actor Tom Atkins was born on November 13, 1935 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Atkins initially became an avid horror film fan in his childhood days; Howard Hawks' immortal classic The Thing from Another World made an especially strong impression on him as a kid...
31. Michael Chambers Michael Chambers Actor, Breakin'
32. Monique Coleman Monique Coleman Actress, High School Musical
33. Nikki Hahn Nikki Hahn Actress, Genius Sofia Nicole Hahn was born in San Antonio, Texas, USA This Texas native began building a solid resume almost immediately after arriving in Hollywood at age 3. Before her first television appearance, Nikki enjoyed modeling for Disney Campaigns, GAP, American Girl, Agatha Ruiz De La Prada and Little Marc Jacobs to name a few but her but her real passion began to show through at an early age...
34. Michael Copon Michael Copon Actor, Power Rangers Time Force
35. Nathaniel Arcand Nathaniel Arcand Actor, Heartland
36. Hermione Baddeley Hermione Baddeley Actress, Mary Poppins A brash character actress who specialized in cinema, television, and theater, Hermione Youlanda Ruby Clinton-Baddeley was born on November 13, 1906 in Broseley, Shropshire. She was the youngest of four sisters - including Angela Baddeley, also an actress - and her half-brother, Very Rev William Baddeley, was a Church of England Minister...
37. Brent Kinsman Brent Kinsman Actor, Desperate Housewives
38. James Troesh James Troesh Actor, The Hollywood Quad Jim is a quadriplegic actor/writer, one of a handful in the business. He started in radio, moved into acting/writing and never looked back. He loves both acting and writing so much he would be hard pressed to choose between them. He is a highly-skilled improvisor, the only quadriplegic improvisor in the business...
39. Adrienne Corri Adrienne Corri Actress, A Clockwork Orange Adrienne Corri's memorable performance as the teenager, Valerie in Jean Renoir's beautiful film The River is both sensitive and compelling. The River is adapted from Rumer Godden's novel of the same name about her childhood in Bengal. Valerie is the wealthy teenager who is the third of a group of girls who...
40. Nobu McCarthy Nobu McCarthy Actress, The Karate Kid Part II Lovely, demure actress Nobu McCarthy, born Nobu Atsumi in Ottawa Canada, was raised in Japan and studied ballet. A modeling career eventually led to her winning the "Miss Tokyo" beauty title. She married a US serviceman and returned to the States in 1955. Discovered by a talent agent, she made a gentle...
41. Oskar Werner Oskar Werner Actor, Jules and Jim Remote, somewhat morose and, as a result, intriguing, Viennese talent Oskar Werner was born in 1922, not far from the birthplace of "Waltz King" Johann Strauss, and christened Oskar Josef Bschließmayer. His parents divorced when he was fairly young. While growing up, Oskar found performing in school plays helped draw out a deep yearning to act...
42. Dack Rambo Dack Rambo Actor, The Guns of Will Sonnett Dack (given name Norman) and identical twin brother, Dirk Rambo (Orman), were born in sunny California in 1941. Dack's noticeable difference was a mole on his left cheek. Both happened upon an acting career, at age 21, after being discovered by Loretta Young for her TV show, while sitting in a church pew...
43. Linda Christian Linda Christian Actress, The Devil's Hand Born Blanca Rosa Welter, her father was an executive with an important oil company and the future Linda Christian followed him from country to country: South Africa, Romania, Germany, France, Switzerland, England, Palestine. This was beneficial in that the little girl - a very good pupil at school - was eventually able to speak seven different foreign languages...
44. Juhi Chawla Juhi Chawla Actress, Darr Juhi was born in the Chawla family on November 13, 1967 in Ludhiana, Punjab, India, and is the daughter of Punjabi-speaking dad, Dr. S. Chawla and Gujarati-speaking mom, Mona. She has a brother named Sanjeev. Her mother passed away in an accident during the year 1998 while Juhi was filming 'Duplicate'...
45. Mary Beth Hughes Mary Beth Hughes Actress, The Ox-Bow Incident Mary Beth Hughes' parents separated while she was still a baby. She was brought up by a grandmother whose dearest wish was to make her an actress. As a result, she started her career at an early age while still a high school student. She starred in the stage version of "Alice in Wonderland" then had parts in "Daddy Long Legs" and "A Midsummer's Night Dream" with the Clifford Brooks company...
46. Kirsten Price Kirsten Price Actress, Coming Home
47. Karl-Otto Alberty Karl-Otto Alberty Actor, The Great Escape Like his Italian-French counterpart Lino Ventura, who had been a wrestler before becoming an actor, Berlin-born Karl-Otto Alberty was an amateur boxer before he turned to acting, making his debut in a Konstanz theater in 1959. For three decades he was to be a regular of German cinema and television as well as of international English-speaking productions...
48. Kit Williamson Kit Williamson Actor, Mad Men Kit Williamson began his career on Broadway, appearing in the Tony-nominated revival of Eric Bogosian's "Talk Radio" while he was still an undergraduate acting student at Fordham University. He has since branched out to film and television, and is currently pursuing his masters of fine arts in playwriting at UCLA...
49. Jimmy Hawkins Jimmy Hawkins Actor, It's a Wonderful Life Jimmy Hawkins....Portrayed the son of some of Hollywood's most popular movie stars of the 40's (Spencer Tracy, Katherine Hepburn, Greer Garson, Lana Turner & Jessica Tandy). Jimmy also has the distinction of playing Jimmy Stewart & Donna Reed's son, Tommy Bailey, in the Frank Capra film classic... "It's A Wonderful Life"...
50. Megan Albertus Megan Albertus Actress, 31
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