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1. Dominic Cooper Dominic Cooper Actor, Captain America: The First Avenger Dominic grew up in Greenwich, London, England. His mother, Julie (Heron), is a nursery school teacher and a keen theater-goer. His father, Brian Cooper, is an Auctioneer. They divorced when Dominic was age 5. His maternal great-grandfather was film enthusiast E.T. Heron, who published The Kinematograph Weekly...
2. Morena Baccarin Morena Baccarin Actress, Pilot Morena Baccarin was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to actress Vera Setta and journalist Fernando Baccarin. She is of Italian ancestry. Baccarin moved to New York at the age of 10, when her father was transferred there. She attended the LaGuardia High School of Music and Performing Arts and then the Juilliard School...
3. Wentworth Miller Wentworth Miller Actor, Underworld Wentworth Miller is a compelling and critically acclaimed actor whose credits span both television and feature film. He was born in England, to American parents, was raised in Brooklyn, New York, and is a graduate of Princeton University. Miller began his career in the industry on the other side of the camera...
4. Zachary Quinto Zachary Quinto Actor, Star Trek Zachary Quinto was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to Margaret J. (McArdle), an Irish-American officer worker, and Joseph John Quinto, an Italian-American barber. Zachary graduated from Central Catholic High School in Pittsburgh, with the class of 1995, where he won Pittsburgh's Gene Kelly Award...
5. Jewel Staite Jewel Staite Actress, Serenity Born in White Rock, BC, Canada. Spent first three years of life in Maui. Started out modeling, was recommened to act at age 6. Won best actor in "Meeting Dad", a Vancouver Film School short.
6. Leah Cairns Leah Cairns Actress, Interstellar
7. Justin Long Justin Long Actor, Live Free or Die Hard A likable, boyish-looking actor with thick eyebrows and a friendly smile, Justin Long is a native of Connecticut. He was born and raised in Fairfield, the second of three sons. His father, R. James Long, is a Professor of Philosophy at Fairfield University, and his mother, Wendy Lesniak, is a former Broadway actress...
8. Dennis Haysbert Dennis Haysbert Actor, Heat
9. Stacy Keach Stacy Keach Actor, American History X Stacy Keach has played to grand success a constellation of the classic and contemporary stage's greatest roles, and he is considered a pre-eminent American interpreter of Shakespeare. His SRO run as "King Lear" at the Shakespeare Theatre Company in Washington, D.C. received the best reviews any national leader has earned in that town for decades...
10. Sally Kellerman Sally Kellerman Actress, MASH Sally Kellerman arrived quite young on the late 1950s film and TV scene with a fresh and distinctively weird, misfit presence. It is this same uniqueness that continues to makes her such an attractively offbeat performer today. The willowy, swan-necked, flaxen-haired actress shot to film comedy fame after toiling nearly a decade and a half in the business...
11. Dana Carvey Dana Carvey Actor, Wayne's World One of SNL's most talented alumni, comedian Dana Carvey reigned supreme during his six-season run creating some of the show's most memorable characters, including "Church Lady", "Garth" of Wayne & Garth fame, Grumpy Old Man and bodybuilding "Hans" of Hans & Franz notoriety. So it is quite bewildering that this sharp and witty writer...
12. Nikki Cox Nikki Cox Actress, Terminator 2: Judgment Day Born in Los Angeles on June 2, 1978, Cox expressed an interest in show business at age four. She was discovered by a prominent dance agent while taking dance classes, which led to her professional debut in the comedy film Mac and Me. Dancing temporarily held center stage with appearances in Michael Jackson's...
13. Amber Marshall Amber Marshall Actress, Resident Evil: Apocalypse Born and raised in London, Ontario, Amber trained at Lester B. Pearson School for the Arts, as well as The Original Kids Theatre Company in London. Amber has appeared in numerous film and television productions, displaying a remarkable range and vulnerability. She is most known for her work as Amy Fleming on CBC's long running series Heartland...
14. Liam Cunningham Liam Cunningham Actor, The Wind That Shakes the Barley Irish actor Liam Cunningham was an electrician in the mid 80's. He saw an ad for an acting school and he decided to give acting a try. His first film role was as a policeman in "Into the West." Since then, he has been involved in many films and theater productions on both sides of the Atlantic.
15. Brittany Curran Brittany Curran Actress, 13 Going on 30 Brittany Curran was born in Weymouth, Massachusetts on June 2nd 1990. After living in Avon for her first three years, her family moved to Mockingbird Lane in Marston's Mills, Cape Cod. Brittany spent several of her elementary school years living on Cape Cod and attended Marston's Mills East Elementary School...
16. Lasse Hallström Lasse Hallström Director, Chocolat
17. Wayne Brady Wayne Brady Self, Walt Disney World Christmas Day Parade Wayne Brady was born in Columbus, Georgia and lived in Orlando, Florida. At 16, Brady had already decided on a career in the military. Little did he know that a chance performance in a high school play would garner him not only rave reviews but also permanently alter his long-range plans. Soon, he was heavily involved in the central Florida theater community...
18. Sterling Beaumon Sterling Beaumon Actor, Astro Boy Sterling Beaumon is best known for his starring role as 'Young Ben' on ABC's hit series LOST. Since then the accomplished actor has shown his diverse acting skills seamlessly segueing into characters you'd never expect the sweet, well-mannered young actor portray - teenage serial killers on two of primetime's most popular dramas, Law & Order: SVU (NBC) and Criminal Minds (CBS)...
19. Joanna Gleason Joanna Gleason Actress, Boogie Nights She may be the daughter of Let's Make a Deal game show host Monty Hall (ne Maurice Halperin), but talented Joanna Gleason has never had to worry about being overshadowed by her father's looming TV star. Born Joanna Hall on June 2, 1950 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada (her father and mother (Marilyn Plotell Hall) were wed in Winnipeg...
20. James Ransone James Ransone Actor, Inside Man James Ransone attended Carver Center for Arts and Technology in Towson, Maryland from 1993-1997. The school is a "magnet school" that allows students to specialize in subjects such as theater, dance, writing, fine arts, and film as well as all the required academic classes. Ransone specialized in theater, then changed majors to fine arts and graduated in 1997. he currently lives in NYC.
21. Jacqueline Fernandez Jacqueline Fernandez Actress, Kick Jacqueline's father Elroy Fernansez is a Sri Lankan and mother Kim is a Malaysian. She has two brothers and an older sister. Her parents moved to Bahrain when she was very young. After her schooling in Bahrain, she was awarded a Scholarship to study at the University of Sydney, where she pursued a degree in Media and Communications in Sydney...
22. Sonakshi Sinha Sonakshi Sinha Actress, Dabangg She is the daughter of legendary Indian actor Shatrughan Sinha and Poonam Sinha and sister to Luv Sinha and Kussh Sinha. She started her career as a model and walked the ramp in the Lakme Fashion week in 2008. She got her break in movies after being signed up by Salman Khan for his thriller Dabangg
23. Jerry Mathers Jerry Mathers Actor, The Trouble with Harry
24. Navid Negahban Navid Negahban Actor, Brothers Navid Negahban was born and raised in Mashhad, Iran. His passion for acting led him to Germany, where he spent eight years honing his theatrical skills prior to arriving in the US. Navid has been building a strong resume ever since, playing a broad range of intriguing characters for film, theatre, and television...
25. Johnny Weissmuller Johnny Weissmuller Actor, Tarzan the Ape Man Johnny Weissmuller was born in Timisoara, Romania, then a part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, though he would later claim to have been born in Windber, Pennsylvania, probably to ensure his eligibility to compete as part of the US Olympic team. A sickly child, he took up swimming on the advice of a doctor...
26. Yuliya Snigir Yuliya Snigir Actress, A Good Day to Die Hard Born in a town of Tula in Russia, Yulia Snigir was playing chess professionally and at the age of 15 was awarded the prestigious title of Candidate of Chess Master by International Chess Federation. She was planning to have a professional chess player career but instead made a decision to continue her education and moved to Moscow on her own where she was accepted to State Pedagogical University...
27. Kevork Malikyan Kevork Malikyan Actor, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
28. Beetlejuice Beetlejuice Self, The Killers of Comedy: On the Road
29. Noell Coet Noell Coet Actress, Runaways
30. Pip Torrens Pip Torrens Actor, Pride & Prejudice
31. Max Showalter Max Showalter Actor, Sixteen Candles Born in Kansas, Max Showalter picked up the "acting bug" as a toddler when mother used to take him to the local theater where she played the piano for silent movies. He acted in 92 shows at the Pasadena Playhouse between 1935 and '38, made his Broadway debut under the aegis of Oscar Hammerstein II in "Knights...
32. Madison Leisle Madison Leisle Actress, The City of Lights
33. Norm Lewis Norm Lewis Actor, Les Misérables in Concert: The 25th Anniversary
34. Maree Cheatham Maree Cheatham Actress, General Hospital
35. Charles Haid Charles Haid Actor, Altered States
36. Jon Peters Jon Peters Producer, Man of Steel Peters made his Hollywood debut in Cecil B. DeMille's The Ten Commandments as the boy on the donkey crossing the Red Sea. He went on to be a hard-case kid who spent his formative years in and out of reform school. Peters entered the family business of hairdressing at age 14. Armed with an instinctive genius for self-promotion...
37. Anthony Montgomery Anthony Montgomery Actor, I'm Through with White Girls (The Inevitable Undoing of Jay Brooks)
38. Robert Tessier Robert Tessier Actor, The Deep Actor and stuntman Robert Tessier was born of Algonquian Indian descent on June 2, 1934 in Lowell, Massachusetts. He specialized in tough, menacing villains throughout American cinema of the 1970s and 1980s. Tessier had served time in the United States Armed Forces seeing action in Korea as a paratrooper and earning both a Silver Star and a Purple Heart...
39. Milo O'Shea Milo O'Shea Actor, Romeo and Juliet
40. Stephan Bender Stephan Bender Actor, Superman Returns Born in a small town in Missouri, Stephan came to Los Angeles, California in January 2005 to work with his manager and prepare for working in Hollywood. He went to his first audition not knowing what to expect; and was called back to meet with Brian Singer for the role of young Clark Kent in Superman Returns...
41. Joel Tobeck Joel Tobeck Actor, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Born into an acting family in Auckland, New Zealand, Joel made his first stage appearance with his mother, Liddy Holloway, at age 5. With his solid grounding in theatre, he has appeared in many stage productions, covering all genres from Shakespeare to Musical Theatre. His nearly two dozen film appearances...
42. Sean Chapman Sean Chapman Actor, Hellraiser
43. Mani Ratnam Mani Ratnam Writer, Bombay The man who revolutionized Tamil-language cinema, Mani Ratnam is the biggest director in south India and one of the most respected directors in all of India. Each of his films contain its own unique style, with beautifully photographed songs and unique back-lighting. However, his films contain substance as well as style--Ratnam has dealt with a wide variety of topics...
44. Marvin Hamlisch Marvin Hamlisch Soundtrack, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days Composer, songwriter ("Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows"), and conductor, educated at the Professional Children's School, Juilliard, and Queens College. He was the musical director for Equity Library Theatre productions, and wrote songs for Liza Minnelli and for Julius Monk's 'Upstairs at the Downstairs' revues...
45. Karen Mok Karen Mok Actress, Shaolin Soccer
46. Carmen Silvera Carmen Silvera Actress, Savile Row to the Rescue
47. Brooke White Brooke White Self, Episode dated 26 October 2009 Brooke Elizabeth White was born and raised in Arizona with her parents and three younger siblings. She began singing at the age of fifteen when she tried out for the musical "Meet me in St. Louis" and got the leading role. In 2008 she tried out for American Idol and was among the top twelve and finally finished in fifth place...
48. Jemma McKenzie-Brown Jemma McKenzie-Brown Actress, High School Musical 3: Senior Year Jemma McKenzie-Brown was born on June 2nd 1994 in the town of Beverly in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. From the age of five she made her parents watch her perform Spice Girls routines, singing and dancing around the house. When Jemma saw an advertisement for the Sylvia Young Theatre School in London...
49. Gary Grimes Gary Grimes Actor, Summer of '42
50. Lisandro Alonso Lisandro Alonso Director, Los Muertos
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