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1. Jennifer Connelly Jennifer Connelly Actress, A Beautiful Mind Jennifer Connelly was born in the Catskill Mountains, New York, to Ilene (Schuman), a dealer of antiques, and Gerard Connelly, a clothing manufacturer. Her father had Irish and Norwegian ancestry, and her mother was from a Jewish immigrant family. Jennifer grew up in Brooklyn Heights, just across the Brooklyn Bridge from Manhattan...
2. Mädchen Amick Mädchen Amick Actress, Dream Lover Born and raised in Sparks, Nevada, Madchen Amick was encouraged by her parents to follow her own creative instincts where she learned the skill of playing the piano, bass, violin and guitar as well as being able to do tap, ballet, jazz and modern dancing. In 1987 at the age of 16, she traveled to Los Angeles to pursue a career in acting
3. Mayim Bialik Mayim Bialik Actress, Beaches Mayim Bialik grew up in San Diego and got her first acting job (Pumpkinhead) when she was just 12 years old. A number of TV roles followed until in 1990 she was cast in Blossom, the role which made her famous. By 1993, while Blossom was still airing, she had already won a deferred place at Harvard and was also accepted by Yale but chose in the end to attend UCLA...
4. Lucas Hedges Lucas Hedges Actor, Manchester by the Sea
5. Bill Nighy Bill Nighy Actor, Love Actually Bill Nighy is an award-winning British character actor. He was born William Francis Nighy on December 12, 1949 in Caterham, Surrey, England, to Catherine Josephine (Whittaker), a psychiatric nurse from Glasgow, and Alfred Martin Nighy, who was English-born and managed a garage in Croydon. At school...
6. Tamara Duarte Tamara Duarte Actress, Longmire Tamara Melo Duarte was born in Toronto Canada and is perhaps best known for her recurring role as Rosita in the hit television series Wynonna Earp, Charlie on Degrassi: The Next Gen, and Mandy on Longmire. She caught the performing and producing bug at a very young by watching then starring, and working behind the stage...
7. Regina Hall Regina Hall Actress, Scary Movie Regina Hall was born December 12, 1970 in Washington, D.C., to Ruby, a teacher, and Odie Hall, a contractor. She graduated from Fordham University in 1992, and went on to earn a master's degree in journalism from New York University before shifting to an acting career. In 1997 at age 26, she began appearing in commercials...
8. Sarah Douglas Sarah Douglas Actress, Superman II Even though Sarah Douglas was born and raised in Stratford-Upon-Avon, and knew that she wanted to act, she did try to expand options available to her. She worked in a factory and for a time, also in a sterilizing department of a hospital. She briefly moved to France and also undertook a teacher training course in English and Drama...
9. Frank Sinatra Frank Sinatra Actor, The Manchurian Candidate Frank Sinatra was born in Hoboken, New Jersey, to Italian immigrants Natalina Della (Garaventa), from Northern Italy, and Saverio Antonino Martino Sinatra, a Sicilian boxer, fireman, and bar owner. Growing up on the gritty streets of Hoboken made Sinatra determined to work hard to get ahead. Starting out as a saloon singer in musty little dives (he carried his own P.A...
10. Sheree J. Wilson Sheree J. Wilson Actress, Walker, Texas Ranger Sheree J. Wilson has gained worldwide recognition starring in two enormously popular long running television series. Appearing in the hit series Dallas for five seasons playing opposite Patrick Duffy, and then for the entire eight year run of Walker, Texas Ranger opposite Chuck Norris. Currently, Ms...
11. Gbenga Akinnagbe Gbenga Akinnagbe Actor, The Taking of Pelham 123
12. Wallis Currie-Wood Wallis Currie-Wood Actress, The Intern Wallis Currie-Wood is a graduate of The Juilliard School. She made her feature film debut in the Nancy Meyers' film "The Intern," opposite Robert DeNiro, released in the fall of 2015. From 2014 to present, she has played Stephanie "Stevie" McCord on the CBS television drama, "Madam Secretary," alongside Tea Leoni, Tim Daly, Zjelko Ivanek, Bebe Neuwirth, and Keith Carradine, among others...
13. Delaney Williams Delaney Williams Actor, The Wire Delaney Williams is an American actor whose credits include his well known roles as John Buchanan on NBC's Law & Order:SVU and Jay Landsman on HBO's The Wire. He has also been seen in recent episodes of CBS' Bull, Elementary, & Blue Bloods, as well as, HBO's VEEP. It has recently been announced that he has joined the casts of Netflix' 'Marvel's The Punisher' & 'Godless' coming in 2017.
14. Bob Barker Bob Barker Producer, The Price Is Right For 35 years Bob Barker had been the host of The Price Is Right game show. Not only is it the highest-rated daytime game show, it's also the longest-running game show in TV history, surpassing the prime-time hit What's My Line?, which ran for 18 years. He also served the show's executive producer since 1987...
15. Gianni Russo Gianni Russo Actor, The Godfather With a singularly nebulous background, which, by his account, included stints as a Las Vegas nightclub emcee, radio personality and jewelry tycoon, and with comparatively little acting experience, Gianni Russo won the role of Carlo Rizzi in The Godfather on the basis of his screen test. Since then...
16. Edward G. Robinson Edward G. Robinson Actor, Key Largo Edward G. Robinson arrived in the United States at age ten, and his family moved into New York's Lower East Side. He took up acting while attending City College, abandoning plans to become a rabbi or lawyer. The American Academy of Dramatic Arts awarded him a scholarship, and he began work in stock...
17. Kenneth Cranham Kenneth Cranham Actor, Layer Cake
18. Darleen Carr Darleen Carr Actress, The Jungle Book
19. Alexandra Stamler Alexandra Stamler Actress, Role Models
20. Rajinikanth Rajinikanth Actor, Enthiran Shivaji Rao Gaekwad (Rajnikanth) was born on December 12, 1949 in Karnataka. He was a bus conductor during which time he reportedly caught the fancy of the bus travelers with his mannerisms and style of issuing tickets and blowing the whistle and so on. Looking to become an actor, he moved to Chennai and joined the film institute...
21. Wings Hauser Wings Hauser Actor, The Insider Wings Hauser married his young music and filmmaking partner, actress/filmmaker Cali Lili on June 12, 2012. Having often been compared to Richard Widmark for some of his "mean" roles, he has played a variety of equally remarkable roles in films and on TV. After a high-school career centered in sports (his name "Wings" is taken from the wing-back position he played in football)...
22. Kunal Sharma Kunal Sharma Actor, Prison Break
23. Don Gummer Don Gummer Self, The 84th Annual Academy Awards
24. Monica Barladeanu Monica Barladeanu Actress, Maternity Blues She was born in Iasi, Romania, in the South-East of Europe. She went to a local High School to prepare for a future kindergarten teacher career. She changed her mind (and her life!) one year before graduation and got transferred to a different high-school, to learn intensively for joining the University to study law...
25. Dyllan Christopher Dyllan Christopher Actor, Armageddon Dyllan began his acting career early, at two, appearing in a Lemon Clorox commercial and landing a recurring role on prime time television as the illegitimate son of Murphy Brown. He garnered a private school education from the illustrious Flintridge Prep, graduating in the top 20 of his class. His continued work on films...
26. Katy Cavanagh Katy Cavanagh Actress, Coronation Street
27. Phyllis Somerville Phyllis Somerville Actress, Little Children
28. Yasujirô Ozu Yasujirô Ozu Director, Tokyo Story Tokyo-born Yasujiro Ozu was a movie buff from childhood, often playing hooky from school in order to see Hollywood movies in his local theatre. In 1923 he landed a job as a camera assistant at Shochiku Studios in Tokyo. Three years later, he was made an assistant director and directed his first film the next year...
29. Morgan Eastwood Morgan Eastwood Actress, Million Dollar Baby Morgan Eastwood was born to Dina Eastwood and Clint Eastwood. Although her father is one of the biggest guys in Hollywood, Morgan grew up relatively normal. She has only been in a few of her father's films playing very small roles such as girl on tricycle in the film Changeling. In 2012, the world was introduced to Morgan on the E...
30. Holly Gagnier Holly Gagnier Actress, The A-Team Holly Gagnier has established herself as a versatile actress on both coasts, appearing on stage, screen and television. She is best-known for her long stints on Days of Our Lives, in the ground-breaking role of young teen mom "Ivy Jannings", for which she won the soap opera award for breakout new star...
31. Maren Ade Maren Ade Producer, Toni Erdmann Maren Ade was born in Karlsruhe on 12 December 1976 to a couple of teachers.She studied cinema at Munich's Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film. As of 2001 she co-founded, together with Janine Jackowski, a fellow graduate from HFF, the "Komplizen" film company. It is through Komplizen that Maren would later co-produce...
32. Duane Chase Duane Chase Actor, The Sound of Music He started acting in commercials when he was 11, along with a bit of modelling work. He left show business after high school, moving out of Los Angeles and for a time fought fires with the forestry service. He is now a computer software analyst/designer for oil and mining companies. He enjoys climbing mountains and lives outside of Seattle, Washington.
33. Ana Alicia Ana Alicia Actress, Halloween II Born in Mexico City, Mexico on December 12, 1956, Ana Alicia became the third of four children to Carlos Celestino Ortiz and Alicia Torres Ortiz. She grew up in El Paso, Texas from age 6 after the passing of her father. There, she lived with her grandmother, widowed mother, her uncle Louie and three siblings in a house her father had purchased for her grandmother...
34. Caroline Ducey Caroline Ducey Actress, Romance
35. Peter Haber Peter Haber Actor, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
36. Anne Bobby Anne Bobby Actress, Beautiful Girls
37. Kate Todd Kate Todd Actress, Radio Free Roscoe
38. Romano Orzari Romano Orzari Actor, Taken Born and raised in a working class family, Romano attended university for engineering then after a year switched to film studies and the fine arts. Altough these studies were ended by a mutual exodus, it allowed him to explore the theatre and a shell cracking growth spurt by writing lyrics and singing in an alternative punk band...
39. Connie Francis Connie Francis Actress, When the Boys Meet the Girls Singer, composer, actress, entertainer and publisher Connie Francis was educated at Arts High School and was a music student of her father. At age 11 she appeared on Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scouts as a singer and accordionist. She has toured the US, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and Europe...
40. Al Harrington Al Harrington Actor, Forrest Gump
41. Kevin Coughlin Kevin Coughlin Actor, The Defiant Ones John Kevin Barry Coughlin was born in Inwood, Manhattan, New York. His older sister Joan Marie Colette was a nun with the Sacred Heart of Mary. Their parents were John Joseph Coughlin (1909 - 1966) and Marguerite O'Brien (b. 1915). They lived at 45 Sickles Street in Manhattan until about 1960 when the family moved to Rye...
42. Melissa Francis Melissa Francis Actress, The Dictator
43. Dionne Warwick Dionne Warwick Actress, The Drew Carey Show
44. Chanel Celaya Chanel Celaya Actress, 21 Jump Street Chanel Celaya was born in La Jolla, California. Her father Andrew Celaya, is from Florence, Arizona while her mother Betsey is from La Jolla, California. Chanel comes from a mix of Mexican and Russian ethnicity. Chanel started modeling from the age of 13. After her mother encouraged her to take some acting classes...
45. Brandon Maggart Brandon Maggart Actor, Dressed to Kill
46. Bridget Hall Bridget Hall Actress, Death Toll
47. Daniel Magder Daniel Magder Actor, X-Men Daniel, started his acting career before the age of six in late 1997. His first ventures were a series of commercials that include The Royal Canadian Mint, Bounce, General Mills, Hallmark Cards, Cottonelle, Oscar Mayer, Toys R Us and many more. In 1998 Daniel was cast in a HBO movie called "Aldrich Ames: Traitor Within"...
48. Greg Lansky Greg Lansky Director, Dani Daniels Deeper
49. Karen Morley Karen Morley Actress, Scarface Born Mildred Linton in Ottumwa, Iowa on December 12, 1909, Karen Morley was adopted by a well-to-do family who moved to Los Angeles in the mid-1920s. She enrolled at Hollywood High School and studied for a career in medicine at UCLA, but a class in theater changed her career ambitions. After studying at Pasadena Playhouse...
50. Michael Traynor Michael Traynor Actor, The Walking Dead
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