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1. Krysten Ritter Krysten Ritter Actress, Confessions of a Shopaholic Krysten Ritter is well-known for her turn as "Jane Margolis" on AMC's hit series, Breaking Bad, and as the titular character, "Chloe", in Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23, for ABC. Ritter began her career as a model with Elite Model Management. She will next appear in Mission Control for NBC, from Will Ferrell and Adam McKay's "Gary Sanchez Productions"...
2. Theo James Theo James Actor, Divergent
3. Anna Popplewell Anna Popplewell Actress, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
4. Jyoti Amge Jyoti Amge Actress, Monsters Among Us
5. Hallee Hirsh Hallee Hirsh Actress, You've Got Mail Born in 1987 at Offut Air Force Base of military parents, Hallee started acting professionally at age 3 while her parents were stationed in Pensacola Fla. She had her first stage role at age 3, was discovered by agents, and immediately began booking commercials first in Florida and, soon after, in New York...
6. Miranda Otto Miranda Otto Actress, War of the Worlds
7. Amanda Setton Amanda Setton Actress, What Happens in Vegas
8. Benjamin Bratt Benjamin Bratt Actor, Despicable Me 2 The middle of five children, Bratt hails from a close-knit family. His mother, a Peruvian Indian from Lima, moved to the U.S. at age 14. He grew up in San Francisco.
9. Billy Gibbons Billy Gibbons Soundtrack, Armageddon
10. Peter Dante Peter Dante Actor, Grandma's Boy
11. Shane Black Shane Black Writer, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang Considered one of the pioneer screenwriters of the action genre, Black made his mark with his Lethal Weapon screenplay. He also collaborated on the story of the sequel, Lethal Weapon 2. Each successive script he turned in had a higher price attached it, from The Last Boy Scout to The Long Kiss Goodnight, and in between a re-write on the McTiernan/Schwarzenegger Last Action Hero script.
12. Xander Berkeley Xander Berkeley Actor, Terminator 2: Judgment Day Xander's father was a painter and his mother a school teacher who sewed, providing him with costumes (his preference over toys). School plays and Community Theater were next. An experimental theater troupe in the area (which was an offshoot from Joseph Chaikin's Open Theater in New York) took Xander under their wing when he was 16...
13. Liv Ullmann Liv Ullmann Actress, Persona Liv Ullmann's father was a Norwegian engineer who used to work abroad, so as a child she lived in Tokyo, Canada, New York and Oslo. In the mid-'50s she made her stage debut and in 1957 made her film debut. She really became successful, however, when she began to work for Swedish director Ingmar Bergman in such films as Persona...
14. Jon Tenney Jon Tenney Actor, Beverly Hills Cop III
15. Bill Hicks Bill Hicks Self, Comedy's Dirtiest Dozen Bill Hicks was regarded as one of the greatest comedians who ever lived by those who saw him. Unfortunately, in his home country of America he was very controversial - as many great comedians often are. His status in the US was that of a cult icon. He also had a strong following in the UK and was scheduled to have his own television show on British TV when he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer...
16. J.B. Smoove J.B. Smoove Actor, Date Night
17. Ben Cross Ben Cross Actor, Star Trek Ben Cross was born Harry Bernard Cross on December 16, 1947, in London, England. He began acting at a very young age and participated in grammar school plays -- most notably playing "Jesus" in a school pageant at age 12. Ben left home and school at age 15 and worked various jobs, including work as a window washer...
18. Joyce Bulifant Joyce Bulifant Actress, Airplane!
19. Jonathan Scarfe Jonathan Scarfe Actor, The Sheldon Kennedy Story
20. Daniel Cosgrove Daniel Cosgrove Actor, Van Wilder
21. Alison La Placa Alison La Placa Actress, Fletch Born in New Jersey and raised in suburban Chicago, Alison La Placa received a degree in drama from Illinois Wesleyan University and received extensive training in classical piano and voice. She has starred on stage in regional productions of the musicals "Dames at Sea" and "Company", as well as the Los Angeles Cast Theatre's production of "Strider"...
22. Sam Robards Sam Robards Actor, American Beauty
23. Kathleen Marshall Kathleen Marshall Actress, Pretty Woman Kathleen Marshall is a graduate of Northwestern University who made her New York theatre debut in the Off-Broadway production of 'Wrong Turn at Lungfish' at the Promenade Theatre. Other stage credits include the LA premiere of 'Life Beneath the Roses', 'The Odyssey', 'Medea', 'Antigone', and 'Pastorale'...
24. Larry Poindexter Larry Poindexter Actor, S.W.A.T. The son of Tony Award winning lighting and set designer H.R. Poindexter, began acting in college, first appearing in summer stock in his native Texas, prior to moving with his family to Los Angeles (after spending a number of years in New York). First jobs in Los Angeles were with Franklin R. Levy and Catalina Production Group (which included a young producer named Leslie Moonves)...
25. James Mangold James Mangold Director, Walk the Line
26. Bryce Robinson Bryce Robinson Actor, Marley & Me
27. Terence Knox Terence Knox Actor, Children of the Corn II: The Final Sacrifice
28. Stephan James Stephan James Actor, Selma
29. Jane Austen Jane Austen Writer, Pride & Prejudice Jane Austen was born on December 16th, 1775, to the local rector, Rev. George Austen (1731-1805), and Cassandra Leigh (1739-1827). She was the seventh of eight children. She had one older sister, Cassandra. In 1783 she went to Southampton to be taught by a relative, Mrs. Cawley, but was brought home due to a local outbreak of disease...
30. Philip K. Dick Philip K. Dick Writer, Blade Runner Philip Kindred Dick was born in Chicago in December 1928, along with a twin sister, Jane. Jane died less than eight weeks later, allegedly from an allergy to mother's milk. Dick's parents split up during his childhood, and he moved with his mother to Berkeley, California, where he lived for most of the rest of his life...
31. Melanie Smith Melanie Smith Actress, As the World Turns
32. Scott Bailey Scott Bailey Actor, Guiding Light
33. Noel Coward Noel Coward Writer, Easy Virtue Noel Coward virtually invented the concept of Englishness for the 20th century. An astounding polymath - dramatist, actor, writer, composer, lyricist, painter, and wit -- he was defined by his Englishness as much as he defined it. He was indeed the first Brit pop star, the first ambassador of "cool Britannia." Even before his 1924 drugs-and-sex scandal of The Vortex...
34. Florencia Lozano Florencia Lozano Actress, Perfect Stranger Florencia is most thankful that her parents moved to the United States from Argentina because she's "had so many opportunities having been born and raised here." Playing the witty, intelligent, hard as nails attorney Tèa Delgado is Florencia's first television series. She has acted in regional theatre in such plays as "Hamlet." Describing herself as curious...
35. Frida Hallgren Frida Hallgren Actress, As It Is in Heaven
36. Julito McCullum Julito McCullum Actor, Akeelah and the Bee Uriel McCullum was born on December 16, 1990 in Brooklyn, New York. Before his debut into the cinematic world Julito was a dancer for the New York Knicks and Liberty. Born to Colombian and American parents Glynis and Uriel Almanza his mom decided after his fathers murder in a robbery gone bad, to show her child a different life from growing up in the projects...
37. Gretchen Palmer Gretchen Palmer Actress, When Harry Met Sally...
38. Michael Jibson Michael Jibson Actor, The Bank Job Michael Jibson is an English actor born in Hull, East Yorkshire. He is married to the stage actress Caroline Sheen. His father, Tim Jibson, is the programme director of KCFM in Hull. His brother is the actor Paul Jibson. He trained with the National Youth Music Theatre, appearing in their productions of Bugsy Malone...
39. LaChanze LaChanze Actress, The Help
40. Joe Absolom Joe Absolom Actor, Long Time Dead Born in 1978, Joe Absolom began acting in 1990 at age 11 in a peanut butter advertisement. After appearing in Antonia and Jane , he achieved fame as Matthew Rose in EastEnders in 1997 at age 18. After leaving EastEnders in 2000, he has appeared in Long Time Dead, Extreme Ops and also popular television series Doc Martin and Vincent and most recently Personal Affairs .
41. Earl Poitier Earl Poitier Actor, Remember the Titans
42. Christopher Biggins Christopher Biggins Actor, The Rocky Horror Picture Show
43. Terry Carter Terry Carter Actor, Foxy Brown Terry Carter, a native of Brooklyn, New York, is a graduate of Stuyvesant High School in New York City. He attended Hunter College, Boston University - School of Communications, U.C.L.A. - School of Theater, Film, and Television, and St. John's University School of Law. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications from Northeastern University (1983)...
44. Christina Cabot Christina Cabot Actress, Fight Club The youngest daughter of jazz trumpeter Joe Cabot and singer/actress Cindy Lord, Christina was born in New York City and raised in an artistic household 20 miles north of the city. She attended New York University's prestigious Tisch School of the Arts, and while there trained with many renowned teachers (including Stella Adler)...
45. Robert Kerman Robert Kerman Actor, Cannibal Holocaust Robert Charles Kerman was born on December 16, 1947, in Brooklyn, New York City. His father was a pickle maker and his mother did bookkeeping for the family business. He grew up in a in a middle-class Italian-Jewish neighborhood of Bensonhurst, sharing a two-family row house with his aunt and parents...
46. Steven Bochco Steven Bochco Writer, NYPD Blue Attended Carnegie Tech (now Carnegie-Mellon U) as a playwriting major. Barbara Bosson, Michael Tucker, Bruce Weitz and Charles Haid were classmates; he and Tucker drove cross-country to Hollywood for full-time jobs at Universal, where Bochco would remain for 12 years. In 1978, he moved to MTM Enterprises...
47. Arthur C. Clarke Arthur C. Clarke Writer, 2001: A Space Odyssey Arthur C. Clarke was born in the seaside town of Minehead, Somerset, England in December 16, 1917. In 1936 he moved to London, where he joined the British Interplanetary Society. There he started to experiment with astronautic material in the BIS, write the BIS Bulletin and science fiction. During World War II...
48. Tom Stern Tom Stern Cinematographer, The Hunger Games
49. Jeff Kanew Jeff Kanew Director, Revenge of the Nerds
50. N!xau N!xau Actor, The Gods Must Be Crazy N!xau, a San from the Kalahari Desert, was discovered by director Jamie Uys and cast in the lead role in the 1980 movie The Gods Must Be Crazy. He received only a few hundred dollars for his work in that film, but was astute enough to negotiate for over half a million for his appearance in the sequel...
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