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1. Daniel Brühl Daniel Brühl Actor, Inglourious Basterds Daniel Brühl was born in Barcelona, Spain. His father was German TV director Hanno Brühl (1937-2010), who was born in São Paulo, Brazil. His Spanish mother was a teacher. He also has a brother and a sister, Oliver and Miriam. Shortly after his birth, his family moved to Cologne, Germany, where he grew up and attended the Dreikönigsgymnasium...
2. Missy Peregrym Missy Peregrym Actress, Rookie Blue Born in Montréal, Québec, Missy lived most of her life in Surrey, British Columbia, with her father, a minister; her mother; and two sisters. She began her career in front of the camera at age 18, when she started modeling. The print advertisements soon turned into commercials for Mercedes Benz, Sprint Canada, and the Olympics. It wasn't long before Hollywood came calling...
3. Sibel Kekilli Sibel Kekilli Actress, Die Fremde Sibel Kekilli is a German actress of Turkish origin. With her debut in Fatih Akin's movie "Head On" she gained major public attention. The film won the Golden Bear at the Berlin Film Festival 2004 and her acting performance received several national and international prices, among them the highly prestigious German film award Lola for Best Actress...
4. Laurie Metcalf Laurie Metcalf Actress, Roseanne Laurie Metcalf was born June 16, 1955 in Carbondale, Illinois, the oldest of three children of Libby (Mars), a librarian, and James Metcalf, a budget director. She was raised in Edwardsville, Illinois. Laurie attended Illinois State University, where she obtained her bachelor of arts in theater in 1977...
5. Clifton Collins Jr. Clifton Collins Jr. Actor, Pacific Rim An acting chameleon who can easily lose himself in the life of his film and television characters, Clifton Collins Jr. is a native Angeleno who grew up destined to become a part of the Latino entertainment industry. His great-grandparents on his mother's side were a Mexican trumpet player and Spanish dancer who formed a traveling family act...
6. John Cho John Cho Actor, American Beauty John Yohan Cho was born in Seoul, South Korea, but moved to Los Angeles, California as a child, where his father was a Christian minister. Cho was educated at Herbert Hoover High School at Glendale before moving on to the University of California at Berkeley where he studied English Literature. Upon graduation...
7. Arnold Vosloo Arnold Vosloo Actor, Blood Diamond Arnold Vosloo was born in Pretoria, South Africa, to stage actor parents, Johanna Petronella Vorster and Johannes J. Daniel Vosloo. He is an Afrikaaner (of mostly Dutch, as well as German, Swiss-German, Danish, and French, descent). Vosloo quickly established a fine reputation as an actor in his native South Africa...
8. Verónica Echegui Verónica Echegui Actress, The Cold Light of Day
9. Tupac Shakur Tupac Shakur Soundtrack, Django Unchained Born in New York City, Tupac grew up primarily in Harlem. In 1984, his family moved to Baltimore, Maryland where he became good friends with Jada Pinkett Smith. His family moved again in 1988 to Oakland, California. His first breakthrough in music came in 1991 as a member of the group Digital Underground...
10. Nathan Parsons Nathan Parsons Actor, True Blood
11. Bill Cobbs Bill Cobbs Actor, Night at the Museum Bill Cobbs was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, where his parents were hard-working people, who instilled in him a sense of self-reliance and humility. As an amateur actor in the city's Karamu House Theater, he starred in the Ossie Davis play "Purlie Victorious". Cobbs was an Air Force radar technician for eight years; he also worked in office products at IBM and sold cars in Cleveland...
12. Abby Elliott Abby Elliott Actress, Saturday Night Live Abby Elliott is the first second-generation cast member on Saturday Night Live. Her father is Chris Elliott, who was featured on the show during the 1994-1995 season. She is also the granddaughter of veteran comic Bob Elliott, from the "Bob and Ray Show". Before coming to "Saturday Night Live", Elliot worked with current SNL cast member Michaela Watkins at LA's Groundling's Theater...
13. Eddie Cibrian Eddie Cibrian Actor, Third Watch
14. James Patrick Stuart James Patrick Stuart Actor, Pretty Woman
15. Eileen Atkins Eileen Atkins Actress, Cold Mountain Eileen Atkins was born in a Salvation Army Women's Hostel in north London. Her father was a gas meter reader; her mother, a seamstress and barmaid. A drama teacher taught her how to drop her Cockney accent, and she studied Shakespeare and Greek tragedies. Her breakthrough role in "The Killing of Sister George" took her to Broadway.
16. Joan Van Ark Joan Van Ark Actress, Knots Landing Joan Van Ark, just out of high school, was the second youngest student to attend the Yale School of Drama on a scholarship. The youngest was Julie Harris. It was the beginning of a lifelong friendship. Years later, they would co-star on the CBS Television series, Knots Landing. Van Ark began her professional career at the Minneapolis Guthrie Theater in Moliere's "The Miser"...
17. Lyndsey Marshal Lyndsey Marshal Actress, The Hours
18. Valerie Mahaffey Valerie Mahaffey Actress, Sully
19. Frederick Koehler Frederick Koehler Actor, Kate & Allie
20. Tom Lenk Tom Lenk Actor, The Cabin in the Woods Thomas (Tom) Loren Lenk was born in Westlake Village, California, USA on June 16th, 1976. Tom attended Moorpark College until his junior year, then transferred into UCLA's theater program. It wasn't long before others began to notice Tom's talent, and in 1997 Tom won the Carol Burnett Award and Scholarship...
21. Alexis G. Zall Alexis G. Zall Actress, Ouija: Origin of Evil Alexis G. Zall was born and raised in Scottsdale, Arizona in a cloud of chalk fumes and gym sweat. A gymnast since she was 23 months old (and competing until level 8), that was what the future held until she suffered a hamstring injury and cast as a lead role in her sixth grade school play. After that...
22. Jack Albertson Jack Albertson Actor, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory A former song-and-dance man and veteran of vaudeville, burlesque and Broadway, Jack Albertson is best known to audiences as "The Man" in the TV series Chico and the Man, for which he won an Emmy. In 1968 Albertson, the brother of actress Mabel Albertson, won the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor in The Subject Was Roses, a part which also won him the Tony award during its Broadway run.
23. Ian Buchanan Ian Buchanan Actor, Panic Room Buchanan was born June 16, 1957 in Hamilton, Scotland. He worked at a local hotel as a bellhop while still a teenager. By the time he turned 14 his parents, both of whom fought alcoholism, died suddenly. He and his five siblings were left alone and his dreams of moving to the U.S. were put on hold. Buchanan went on to work as a bartender and restaurant manager in Scotland...
24. John Franklin John Franklin Actor, The Addams Family
25. Geoff Pierson Geoff Pierson Actor, Dexter Pierson was born and raised in Chicago. After graduating from high school, he moved to New York to attend Fordham University. He earned a Bachelor's Degree and went on to the Yale School of Drama where, in 1980, he earned his masters. He began his career in summer stock outside of Chicago. In 1983, he landed the role of "Frank Ryan" on ABC's daytime drama Ryan's Hope...
26. Stan Laurel Stan Laurel Actor, The Flying Deuces Stan Laurel came from a theatrical family, his father was an actor and theatre manager, and he made his stage debut at the age of 16 at Pickard's Museum, Glasgow. He traveled with Fred Karno's vaudeville company to the United States in 1910 and again in 1913. While with that company he was Charles Chaplin's understudy...
27. Olivia Hack Olivia Hack Actress, Hey Arnold: The Jungle Movie
28. Lauren Taylor Lauren Taylor Actress, Best Friends Whenever
29. Kelly Blatz Kelly Blatz Actor, Prom Night Kelly Blatz was raised in Burbank, California, where he attended Burbank High school. There he excelled in sports. It was his film class his senior year that led him to decide to become an actor. He decided to drop out of Loyola Marymount University after only going to orientation. He then started studying acting with Ivana Chubbuck at her studio in Hollywood, where he spent the next 2 years...
30. Mithun Chakraborty Mithun Chakraborty Actor, Guru
31. Faith Domergue Faith Domergue Actress, This Island Earth Sultry, brunette Faith Domergue was born in New Orleans, part Creole, but primarily of Irish and English extraction. She was adopted when she was six weeks old. In 1927 her adoptive parents took her to live in California, where she was educated at Catholic schools in Santa Monica. She had her first flirt with the acting profession while still at school...
32. James Bolam James Bolam Actor, Grandpa in My Pocket
33. John Balma John Balma Actor, Stick It Raised to be a cowboy, John fled his family's horse-drawn dreams and headed to San Francisco to pursue a career in theater. Trained at San Francisco State University, John was a founding member of both Reflex Action Theater and the legendary Z Collective. While in SF he appeared in over 30 productions at Berkeley Rep...
34. Simon Williams Simon Williams Actor, The Fiendish Plot of Dr. Fu Manchu
35. Jenny Shimizu Jenny Shimizu Actress, Foxfire Born in San Jose, California in June 1967, Jenny grew up in Santa Maria, California and attended California State University, Northridge on a basketball scholarship. She later moved to Los Angeles to open a car garage. Soon after, Jenny was approached by a casting director while saddling her motorcycle outside an L.A...
36. Imtiaz Ali Imtiaz Ali Writer, Jab We Met Imtiaz Ali is an Indian film director, actor and writer. In 2005, he made his directorial debut with the film Socha Na Tha. However, it was his second film Jab We Met (2007) that brought him success and fame. His 2009 film Love Aaj Kal gained much critical success, and was declared a super hit at the box office...
37. Ramon Bieri Ramon Bieri Actor, Badlands
38. Hlynur Sigurðsson Hlynur Sigurðsson Actor, The Flintstones Hlynur Sigurosson and his twin brother Marino were born in Iceland on June 16, 1988. They are both known for playing Bamm- Bamm Rubble in the live action movie, The Flintstones(1994). These two twins substituted in and out of the role of Bamm-Bamm the same way that the Silver twins handled the role of Pebbles Flinstones in the same movie...
39. Dana DeArmond Dana DeArmond Actress, Strip Club Slayer
40. Michael Culver Michael Culver Actor, Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
41. Mel Novak Mel Novak Actor, Game of Death Martial arts legend and quintessential action movie villain Mel Novak has battled a who's who of legendary Hollywood heroes and is best known as the iconic Stick the Assassin in Bruce Lee's Game of Death. He has also starred in Black Belt Jones opposite Jim Kelly, The Ultimate Warrior opposite Yul Brenner...
42. Débora Nascimento Débora Nascimento Actress, The Incredible Hulk
43. Suzan Farmer Suzan Farmer Actress, Dracula: Prince of Darkness
44. Christopher Cary Christopher Cary Actor, Watchers
45. Vilmos Zsigmond Vilmos Zsigmond Cinematographer, The Deer Hunter Along with László Kovács, a fellow student who fled Hungary in 1956, Zsigmond rose to prominence in the 1970s. He is known for his use of natural light and vivid use of color on features such as The Long Goodbye and Close Encounters of the Third Kind.
46. Scott Alexander Scott Alexander Writer, 1408
47. Jay Mello Jay Mello Actor, Jaws
48. Heather Peace Heather Peace Actress, London's Burning
49. Daniel Zelman Daniel Zelman Writer, Fool's Gold
50. Joseph May Joseph May Actor, Resident Evil Joseph trained at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. After graduating he has worked extensively in television, film, theatre, voice overs and video games on both sides of the Atlantic. He received a Banff World Television Festival/CTV fellowship in 2007 for upcoming writers. He (2009) resides in London, England with his wife and two children.
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