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1. Scarlett Johansson Scarlett Johansson Actress, Lost in Translation Scarlett Johansson was born in New York City. Her mother, Melanie Sloan, is from an Ashkenazi Jewish family, and her father, Karsten Johansson, is Danish. Scarlett showed a passion for acting at a young age and starred in many plays. She has a sister named Vanessa Johansson, a brother named Adrian, and a twin brother named Hunter Johansson born three minutes after her...
2. Mark Ruffalo Mark Ruffalo Actor, The Avengers Mark Ruffalo was born in Kenosha, Wisconsin, to Marie Rose (Hebert), a stylist and hairdresser, and Frank Lawrence Ruffalo, a construction painter. His father's ancestry is Italian, and his mother is of half French-Canadian and half Italian descent. Mark moved with his family to Virginia Beach, Virginia...
3. Jamie Campbell Bower Jamie Campbell Bower Actor, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Jamie Campbell Bower was born in London, England, to Anne Elizabeth (Roseberry), a music manager, and David Bower, who works for Gibson Guitar Co. His 4 times maternal great-grandfather was Sir John Campbell, the 7th Baronet of Ardnamurchan and Airds. Bower has a love for performing and for being in the spotlight and is an ex-member of the National Youth Music Theatre...
4. Mads Mikkelsen Mads Mikkelsen Actor, Casino Royale Mads Mikkelsen is a synonym to the great success the Danish film industry has had since the mid-1990s. He was born in Østerbro, Copenhagen, to Bente Christiansen, a nurse, and Henning Mikkelsen, a banker. Starting out as a low-life pusher/junkie in the 1996 success Pusher, he slowly grew to become one of Denmark's biggest movie actors...
5. Terry Gilliam Terry Gilliam Writer, Monty Python and the Holy Grail Terry Gilliam was born in Minnesota near Medicine Lake. When he was 12 his family moved to Los Angeles where he became a fan of Mad magazine. In his early 20's he was often stopped by the police who often suspected him of being a drug addict and Gilliam had to explain that he worked in advertisement...
6. Jamie Lee Curtis Jamie Lee Curtis Actress, True Lies Jamie Lee Curtis was born on November 22, 1958 in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of legendary actors Janet Leigh and Tony Curtis. She got her big break at acting in 1978 when she won the role of Laurie Strode in Halloween. After that, she became famous for roles in movies like Trading Places...
7. Adèle Exarchopoulos Adèle Exarchopoulos Actress, Blue Is the Warmest Color Adèle Exarchopoulos is a French actress with partially Greek roots (her grandfather is Greek). Her father is a guitarist and her mother is a nurse. At the age of 9 she started acting and watching movies. As she said on the French newspaper L'Express, she started taking acting lessons because she likes disguising...
8. Madison Davenport Madison Davenport Actress, Noah Madison Danielle Davenport was born in San Antonio, Texas. She started her career in 2005 when she had a small role in Conversations with Other Women. Soon after she appeared in the television series Numb3rs, Close to Home, CSI: NY, and Hot Properties. In 2006, Davenport's voice could be heard in Over the Hedge as Quillo...
9. Michael K. Williams Michael K. Williams Actor, The Road
10. James Madio James Madio Actor, Hook Born and raised in the Bronx, New York, James made his first appearance on November 22, 1975 for parents Gerard and Nancee. He is one of seven children. At the age of thirteen with his very first audition, James landed a role in the Steven Spielberg family adventure, Hook and never looked back...
11. Mackenzie Lintz Mackenzie Lintz Actress, The Hunger Games
12. Steven Van Zandt Steven Van Zandt Soundtrack, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York
13. Tyler Hilton Tyler Hilton Actor, Walk the Line
14. Robert Vaughn Robert Vaughn Actor, Bullitt Robert Francis Vaughn was born on November 22, 1932 at Charity Hospital in New York City. The son of show-business parents, his father, Walter, was a radio actor and his mother, Marcella, was a stage actress. Robert came to the public's attention first with his Oscar-nominated role in The Young Philadelphians...
15. Alden Ehrenreich Alden Ehrenreich Actor, Beautiful Creatures
16. Mariel Hemingway Mariel Hemingway Actress, Manhattan
17. Richard Kind Richard Kind Actor, A Serious Man
18. Rodney Dangerfield Rodney Dangerfield Actor, Back to School Rodney Dangerfield was born in Deer Park, New York in 1921. His birth name was Jacob Cohen. Jacob Cohen began writing jokes at the age of 15, and started performing before he was 20. He took his act to the road for ten years, his stage name was "Jack Roy". While working as a struggling comedian, Rodney Dangerfield worked as a singing waiter...
19. Gary Valentine Gary Valentine Actor, Here Comes the Boom GV got his start in show business on the stand up comedy stage. After an appearance at the Montreal Comedy Festival, he left his native New York for heavier traffic in Los Angeles. There, he quickly landed spots on various talk shows including, The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn, Late Night with Conan O'Brien and the Tonight Show with Jay Leno...
20. Kristin Minter Kristin Minter Actress, Home Alone
21. Kathrine Narducci Kathrine Narducci Actress, A Bronx Tale
22. Josh Cooke Josh Cooke Actor, I Love You, Man
23. Stephen Geoffreys Stephen Geoffreys Actor, Fright Night Stephen Geoffreys made a strong and distinct impression with his winning blend of wild energy and manic intensity that he brought to a handful of hugely enjoyable comedies and horror films made throughout the 1980s. He was born Stephen Geoffrey Miller on November 22, 1964, in Cincinnati, Ohio. Geoffreys...
24. Leo Gregory Leo Gregory Actor, Green Street Hooligans
25. Hye-kyo Song Hye-kyo Song Actress, The Grandmaster
26. Tom Conti Tom Conti Actor, The Dark Knight Rises Preferring contemporary over classical theatre (with nary a Shakespeare stage credit in sight), one of West End theatre's most enduring and popular faces of the past four decades has been that of Tom Conti. He was born Thomas Antonio Conti on November 22, 1941, in Paisley, Scotland to a pair of hairdressers (Alfonso...
27. Khalil Kain Khalil Kain Actor, Juice
28. Reece Thompson Reece Thompson Actor, The Perks of Being a Wallflower Reece Thompson grew up just outside Vancouver, Canada. His mother ran a film society that brought independent movies to town. He expressed an interest in acting at an early age and later attended acting school. It was here that he signed up with an agent and started auditioning. He soon started to voice roles on television shows including "Infinite Ryvius"...
29. Stephen Lobo Stephen Lobo Actor, Fathers & Sons
30. Geraldine Page Geraldine Page Actress, The Rescuers Considered by many to be one of the greatest American actresses of all time, Geraldine Page was a master craftswoman who seemed to bring out the most inner detail of the character she was playing. Her dedication to her craft has earned her the respect of many of today's great actors including Meryl Streep and Michelle Pfeiffer...
31. Sidse Babett Knudsen Sidse Babett Knudsen Actress, Den eneste ene
32. Bruce Payne Bruce Payne Actor, Passenger 57 Having worked extensively in film, theatre and television in both the UK and the US, and on location in many parts of the world, Payne most recently starred in the fascinating psychological drama One Point O, which was well received at Cannes. He also starred in the live action feature film Riders...
33. Nicholas Rowe Nicholas Rowe Actor, Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels Speaks fluent Spanish, French and Portugese. Lives in London. Attended Bristol University (BA in Hispanic Studies). Has appeared in numerous British plays and television programs. Most recognized by Americans as Sherlock Holmes in Young Sherlock Holmes. The son of a member of Parliament. Lived with Lou Gish for six years until her death in February, 2006.
34. Andrew Knott Andrew Knott Actor, The Secret Garden Andrew Knott was born on the 22nd of November 1979 in Salford, Manchester. He started acting at a young age appearing in various British TV and radio programs. Throughout his younger years he trained at The Oldham Theater Workshop. His first big screen appearance was in The Secret Garden starring opposite Maggie Smith...
35. Michael Callan Michael Callan Actor, One Life to Live Actor, singer and dancer Michael Callan started life out as Martin Harris Calinieff in Philadelphia on November 22, 1935. A dark-haired charmer, he was taking voice and dance lessons by age 11, with the intentions of becoming the next Gene Kelly. He had the dark, smirking, surly good looks and confident swagger that fit in with the James Dean 50s rebel-like era...
36. Ken Tremblett Ken Tremblett Actor, Watchmen
37. Leos Carax Leos Carax Director, Holy Motors Leos Carax made several short films and also wrote film criticism, then at the age of 24 years made a very strong first feature Boy Meets Girl. The film played at the 1984 Cannes film festival and was a critical triumph. It paved the way for Carax's second feature Mauvais sang (Bad Blood). That film was a giant step forward in the same direction that he was going in with his first film...
38. Brian Robbins Brian Robbins Producer, Coach Carter
39. Fiona Glascott Fiona Glascott Actress, Resident Evil
40. Nathan McLeod Nathan McLeod Actor, DrugsNot4Me: Pick Your Path Nathan McLeod grew up with music all around him in small town Airdrie, Alberta. From Karaoke with the family to Community Theatre, it was evident that he loved to perform. At the age of 9 he moved to Toronto and realized his dreams were closer. Ever since the film "Spy Kids" was released, young Nathan was determined to be a "Spy Kid"...
41. Richard Stanley Richard Stanley Director, Hardware Richard Stanley is the award-winning South African-born filmmaker, who made a name of himself with his first feature film, the sci-fi movie Hardware. A low budget movie about a mad-dog android loose in an apartment was released in 1990. Critics slammed it as a Terminator rip-off, yet the film became a financial success...
42. Hoagy Carmichael Hoagy Carmichael Soundtrack, Goodfellas Award-winning songwriter ("Stardust", "Ole Buttermilk Sky", "Georgia on My Mind"), composer, pianist, actor and singer, educated at Indiana University (LL.B). He played piano in the college bands, and later gave up a law practise for a career in songwriting. He joined ASCAP in 1931, and his chief musical collaborators included Mitchell Parish...
43. Hunter Johansson Hunter Johansson Actor, Manny & Lo
44. Charlene Choi Charlene Choi Actress, The Twins Effect
45. Nicholas Boulton Nicholas Boulton Actor, Shakespeare in Love Born in 1968 in Gibraltar, educated in Dublin (Ireland) and Sherborne (England), Nicholas studied acting at the Guildhall School of Music And Drama in London. His extensive career has encompassed stage, screen, and radio. He has played leading and major supporting roles for many British stage productions including for the Royal Shakespeare Company...
46. Paul Brooke Paul Brooke Actor, Bridget Jones's Diary
47. Marjane Satrapi Marjane Satrapi Director, Persepolis
48. Allen Garfield Allen Garfield Actor, The Conversation New Jersey-born Allen Garfield was trained at the Actors Studio in New York City. He had a prolific career on the stage before making his film debut in 1968. His stocky build and nervous, jumpy mannerisms fit well with the weaselly criminals, lecherous villains and corrupt businessmen and politicians he excels in playing...
49. Lee Patrick Lee Patrick Actress, The Maltese Falcon Lee Patrick could play a tough, scrapping, hard-bitten dame as she did in the gritty women's prison drama Caged, or the meek and twittery socialite wife as exemplified as Doris Upson in the freewheeling farce Auntie Mame. The versatile character actress had plenty of places to go in films and TV and she did...
50. Andrzej Zulawski Andrzej Zulawski Writer, Possession Born in Lvov, Ukraine; then he moved with his father Miroslaw to Czechoslovakia and later to Poland. In the late 1950s, he studied cinema in France. In the 1960s, he was an assistant of the famous Polish film director Andrzej Wajda. His feature debut The Third Part of the Night was an adaptation of his father's novel...
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