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1. Sharlto Copley Sharlto Copley Actor, District 9 Sharlto Copley was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, to Linda Stocks and Bruce Copley, a former university professor. His childhood dreams of acting were put on hold for many years when his television production company was one of few in his native South Africa granted licensing to create content for broadcast...
2. William Fichtner William Fichtner Actor, The Dark Knight A small-town guy with a big heart, William Fichtner has been captivating the hearts of Western New Yorkers for decades. Bill was born in 1956 on Long Island, New York, to Patricia A. (Steitz) and William E. Fichtner. He is of German, Irish, and English descent. Fichtner was raised in Cheektowaga, and graduated from Maryvale High School in 1974...
3. Alison Pill Alison Pill Actress, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World Alison is a Canadian born TV, film and theater actress. She was born in Toronto, Ontario. Her father, who is Estonian, is a financier. She attended Vaughan Road Academy, and decided she wanted to be an actor when she was age 10. She was a member of the Toronto Children's Chorus and was chosen to narrate one of their performances. From there, she gained a job narrating children's audio books...
4. Kathryn Bigelow Kathryn Bigelow Director, The Hurt Locker A very talented painter, Kathryn spent two years at the San Francisco Art Institute. At 20, she won a scholarship to the Whitney Museum's Independent Study Program. She was given a studio in a former Offtrack Betting building, literally in an old bank vault, where she made art and waited to be critiqued by people like Richard Serra...
5. Elizabeth Marvel Elizabeth Marvel Actress, Burn After Reading
6. Michael Vartan Michael Vartan Actor, Alias Michael Vartan came to international acclaim with his starring role as 'Agent Michael Vaughn' on the worldwide hit ABC series, "Alias," which ran for five seasons. With upcoming film and television roles, he continues to explore the different facets of his talent and versatility. Vartan currently stars...
7. Bruce Lee Bruce Lee Actor, Enter the Dragon Bruce Lee remains the greatest icon of martial arts cinema and a key figure of modern popular media. Had it not been for Bruce Lee and his movies in the early 1970s, it's arguable whether or not the martial arts film genre would have ever penetrated and influenced mainstream North American and European cinema and audiences the way it has over the past four decades...
8. Brooke Langton Brooke Langton Actress, The Replacements As a child, Brooke Langton lived in Illinois, Texas, and Japan. She settled down in California, where she studied marine biology and screen-writing. She also studied at Second City improv. Her first acting job was Budweiser's "Ginger or Mary Ann?" directed by David Fincher, which aired during Super Bowl XXVII...
9. Samantha Bond Samantha Bond Actress, GoldenEye
10. Fisher Stevens Fisher Stevens Actor, The Grand Budapest Hotel Fisher Stevens moved from his native Chicago to New York at the age of 13 to pursue an acting career. He tried, unsuccessfully, to get any kind of job and was, he recalls, even rejected as extra for a Crest commercial. When his acting teacher, Dan Fauci, lost the lease to his teaching studio...
11. Bill Nye Bill Nye Self, An Honest Liar
12. Kimmy Robertson Kimmy Robertson Actress, Beauty and the Beast Kimmy Robertson began her career as a ballet dancer but her distinctive sense of humor and quirky style brought her to the attention of an agent who happened to worked in the same office as her ballet company. After at first being unsure about becoming an actor, Kimmy was then hired for the first role she auditioned for in the teen comedy The Last American Virgin...
13. Curtis Armstrong Curtis Armstrong Actor, Ray
14. Kirk Acevedo Kirk Acevedo Actor, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Born and raised in the Bronx, and spent most of his formative years hanging out in New York City, Kirk Acevedo, who is of Puerto Rican descent, received his BFA from SUNY Purchase and founded a theater company called The Rorschach Group. After guest-starring on several television shows like New York Undercover and Law & Order...
15. James Avery James Avery Actor, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Although best known as the uncle/patriarch and judge "Philip Banks" on The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, James Avery is a classically trained actor and scholar. A native of Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA, he joined the US Navy after graduating high school and served in Vietnam from 1968 to 1969. Upon leaving the military...
16. Ali Astin Ali Astin Actress, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
17. Robin Givens Robin Givens Actress, Head of the Class Robin Simone Givens was born in New York City on 27th of November, 1964, to Ruth (Newby) and Reuben Givens. Robin's father left his family when Robin was a young girl and she seldom saw him after that. Robin's mother raised her and her younger sister in Westchester, CT. Her mother (once linked to Yankee...
18. Jaleel White Jaleel White Actor, Family Matters
19. Tadanobu Asano Tadanobu Asano Actor, Thor Asano Tadanobu is a Japanese film actor. His father, an actors' agent, suggested he take on what became his first role, in the TV show "Kimpachi Sensei," at the age of 16. His film debut was in the 1990 Swimming Upstream (Bataashi kingyo), though his first major critical success was in Shunji Iwai's Fried Dragon Fish...
20. Aubrey Peeples Aubrey Peeples Actress, Jem and the Holograms Aubrey Peeples was raised in a small town in central Florida, where she grew up doing professional theater from a young age. After deferring Harvard to continue pursuing her film career, she began working on ABC's Nashville as the love-to-hate Layla Grant, the role she is perhaps most widely known for...
21. Chin Han Chin Han Actor, The Dark Knight Named one of Asia's 25 greatest actors of all time by CNNGo (a division of CNN) alongside stars like Japan's Toshiro Mifune and India's Amitabh Bachchan and nominated for Variety's Asian Star of the Year Award in 2013, Chin Han's 20 year career has spanned many international theater, television and film projects...
22. Todd Giebenhain Todd Giebenhain Actor, Raising Hope
23. Rebecca Ferratti Rebecca Ferratti Actress, Ace Ventura: Pet Detective Rebecca Ferratti was born in the "Big Sky Country", Montana. She is an active sports enthusiast and has been involved in many professional sports, including the arena of competitive martial arts, and has developed her talents as a weapons, sparring and forms champion. She attributes her positive attitude to setting high goals and achieving success...
24. Steve Oedekerk Steve Oedekerk Writer, Evan Almighty Steve Oedekerk, the Academy Award nominated multi-hyphenate, has built an extraordinary career, experiencing vast success in writing, directing, producing, acting, stand-up comedy and computer generated animation. He has written and directed films that have grossed over $1.9 billion in worldwide box office...
25. Thomas Bo Larsen Thomas Bo Larsen Actor, The Hunt
26. Michael Rispoli Michael Rispoli Actor, Kick-Ass
27. Jennifer O'Dell Jennifer O'Dell Actress, The Lost World
28. Alec Newman Alec Newman Actor, The Last Kingdom Alec Newman was born in Glasgow on the 27th of November 1974. Raised both in Scotland and England he joined the National Youth theater at 17 after injury ruled out a career in soccer. There he played various roles most notably Iago in Shakespeare's Othello, opposite Chiwetel Ejiofor. Upon finishing his training both at the NYT and then at LAMDA...
29. Jessica Grace Smith Jessica Grace Smith Actress, Spartacus: Gods of the Arena Jessica Grace graduated from Toi Whakaari: New Zealand Drama School with a Bachelor of Performing Arts majoring in Acting. Jessica is known for her work on the award-winning Australian drama series Home & Away, as well as her captivating performance in Spartacus: Gods of the Arena. She is fluent in Spanish having lived in Argentina as a teenager...
30. Barbara Anderson Barbara Anderson Actress, Ironside
31. Ricardo Hoyos Ricardo Hoyos Actor, Degrassi: The Next Generation Ricardo Antonio Hoyos was born November 27, 1995. He has green eyes and dark brown hair. He is Peruvian, Ecuadorian, and Irish. He can play the guitar. Surprisingly, Ricardo has dual citizenship in the USA and Canada. He has worked on many shows including the famous Canadian show Degrassi as a skate-boarder named Zig...
32. John Alderton John Alderton Actor, Calendar Girls An English actor active in the theater since 1961, having made few theatrical movies, none of which particularly outstanding, with the exception of John Boorman's Zardoz and Nigel Cole's popular Calendar Girls, John Alderton has become famous thanks to British television. Appearing in approximately two hundred TV series episodes...
33. Patricia McPherson Patricia McPherson Actress, Knight Rider Patricia McPherson was born in Washington where her father was a high ranking naval officer. She spent several years in France when her father was sent to Paris, and later studied advertising at the university in Florida and California. She then became a very successful model and worked as a magazine graphic artist. Knight Rider was her first TV series.
34. Vladimir Mashkov Vladimir Mashkov Actor, Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol Vladimir Lvovich Mashkov was born in Tula, to Natalia, a puppet theatre director, and Lev Mashkov, an actor. He worked for Oleg Tabakov's theatre where he performed in Alexander Galich's "My Big Land", Neil Simon's "Biloxy Blues", Nickolai Gogol's "The Inspector General", Jean-Batiste Moliere's "Don Juan"...
35. Paulina García Paulina García Actress, Gloria The Great Lady of Chilean theater, TV and cinema, Paulina García has garnered an impressive number of awards, among which the APES Award, the Altazor Award as well as the prestigious Silver Bear for Best Actress at the 2013 Berlin International Film Festival. Paulina García studied drama at the Catholic University of Chile where she debuted in the play 'Donde estara la Jeanette?'...
36. Nicole Travolta Nicole Travolta Actress, The Utah Murder Project
37. Gerrit Graham Gerrit Graham Actor, Child's Play 2 Gerrit Graham was born on November 27, 1949 in New York City. He grew up in St. Louis, Missouri, Chicago, Illinois and Grosse Pointe, Michigan. Gerrit made his acting debut at age eight in a Detroit Art Institute stage production of "Winnie the Pooh." Graham was the president of the dramatic association...
38. Adam Shankman Adam Shankman Producer, Hairspray
39. Stephen K. Bannon Stephen K. Bannon Producer, The Undefeated
40. Arjay Smith Arjay Smith Actor, Sons of Anarchy Arjay Smith is an American actor, born in Southern California, who began his career in the summer of 1993 at the age of 9. A chameleon by nature, Arjay Smith continues to embrace new characters from drama to comedy. In 2014 he stunned audiences in his recurring role as Grant McQueen on the 7th and final season of Sons of Anarchy...
41. Lauren C. Mayhew Lauren C. Mayhew Actress, American Pie Presents: Band Camp Lauren C. Mayhew is one of the hottest personalities on Hollywood's starriest red carpets...but now she is spending more time on the other side of the press line. In her feature film debut, New Line Cinema's "Raise Your Voice," Lauren stars as Hilary Duff's arch-rival Robin, a role that allowed her...
42. Randal Reeder Randal Reeder Actor, Deadpool Randal Reeder was born in the Houston Texas area to Russell Reeder Jr., a plumber/entrepreneur and Glenda Reeder, a housewife and horse lover. At 18 years old Randal began training as a pro wrestler and before the age of 20 was on ESPN's Global Wrestling Federation TV worldwide, daily. Having set his sites on acting...
43. Gregory Hoblit Gregory Hoblit Producer, Frequency Gregory Hoblit was born in Texas but moved to Northern California at a young age because of his father's job in law enforcement, a hint at what might have attracted the mystery/courtroom plots of his movie/TV credits. After graduating from UCLA, he worked as a TV co-producer with Steven Bochco until directing the 80s series...
44. Jessica Cook Jessica Cook Actress, Stung
45. Alex Brendemühl Alex Brendemühl Actor, The German Doctor
46. Cayla Brady Cayla Brady Actress, The Nice Guys Cayla has been acting since the age of 7. She was chosen as one of the three little pigs in her school play and from there the stage was hers. Cayla continued with theater at school and local venues. In 2010, she was chosen as the stand-in/photo double for the feature film, Dolphin Tale, filmed in Clearwater...
47. Callie Khouri Callie Khouri Writer, Thelma & Louise Raised in Texas and Kentucky by her doctor father and mother. Went to Purdue University to study landscape architecture but switched to drama. Moved to Nashville after college to be with her family before heading to Los Angeles in 1982 to study at the Strasburg Institute. Worked for a commercials production...
48. Connie Sawyer Connie Sawyer Actress, Dumb & Dumber
49. Ronit Elkabetz Ronit Elkabetz Actress, Bikur Ha-Tizmoret Born in Beershaba in 1964, Ronit was an awkward child who felt she was different from others, but when she became an actress (more or less by chance at the age of 26) with a star role in Daniel Wachsmann's 'Hameyu'ad' ['The Appointed (1990)'], this complex became an asset. This beautiful brunette realized she could relate to the rest of the world by expressing her inner emotions...
50. Joanne Boland Joanne Boland Actress, Land of the Dead Joanne attended York University and also the Randolph Academy for performing arts. Her first role on film was in "The Mitchell Brothers" directed by Emilio Esteves, from there she went on to various film and television projects. She lives in Toronto with her husband Dylan and son's Kaden and Wyatt She also plays with the band "The Elastocitizens".
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