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1. Frank Grillo Frank Grillo Actor, Warrior The oldest of three children, Frank Grillo was born in New York City, to an Italian-American family. He grew up in upstate New York, and got his first taste of acting in high school where he was in many plays. Frank was also a gifted athlete and his dream was to play sports professionally. Frank graduated from New York University with a business degree.
2. Julianna Margulies Julianna Margulies Actress, Snakes on a Plane Julianne Luisa Margulies was born on June 8, 1966 in Spring Valley (near New York City) as the youngest of three daughters of Francesca (Gardner), a teacher and dancer in American Ballet, and Paul Margulies, an advertising writer. She is of Ashkenazi Jewish heritage (from Austria, Hungary, and Romania)...
3. Eion Bailey Eion Bailey Actor, Fight Club Eion Bailey struggled in school until he found his calling in his high school drama department. Eion was soon performing in each school play and went on to study formally at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City. He appeared in a cameo role in Cameron Crow's "Almost Famous", portraying Rolling Stone editor Jann Wenner...
4. Maria Menounos Maria Menounos Self, Tropic Thunder
5. David Sutcliffe David Sutcliffe Actor, Under the Tuscan Sun David Sutcliffe was born June 8, 1969 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. He grew up in Grimsby and St. Catharines, Ontario. His childhood and teen years were spent dedicated to sports. He began acting while attending the University of Toronto when a lower-back injury forced him to quit the varsity basketball team. He moved to Los Angeles in 1998.
6. Torrey DeVitto Torrey DeVitto Actress, The Rite Torrey Joël DeVitto has recently signed on to star in the 7th season of Lifetime's popular drama, Army Wives. Torrey was most recently seen in the CW television series, The Vampire Diaries, as "Dr. Meredith Fell", and continues to have a popular recurring role as "Melissa Hastings" on ABC Family's hit show...
7. Joan Rivers Joan Rivers Self, Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work
8. Jess Weixler Jess Weixler Actress, Teeth
9. Kelli Williams Kelli Williams Actress, A Boyfriend for Christmas Kelli Williams was born in California on June 8, 1970. Though she had appeared in commercials since she was a baby, she was discovered by her agent at her high school play ("Romeo and Juliet"), in which she starred as Juliet opposite General Hospital's Steve Burton. In the early 1990s, she appeared with Tony Danza and George C. Scott in the stage production "Wrong Turn at Lungfish"...
10. Lexa Doig Lexa Doig Actress, Jason X Toronto native Alexandra Doig was born on June 8th, 1973, to Filipina mother Gloria and Irish-Scottish father David. Her parents held season tickets to their local theater, and Lexa was inspired to begin acting after seeing a production of "Porgy and Bess" at the age of nine. She dropped out of high school in grade 13...
11. Griffin Dunne Griffin Dunne Actor, Dallas Buyers Club Griffin Dunne was born on June 8, 1955 in New York City, the oldest child of Dominick Dunne, a producer, actor, and writer, and Ellen Beatriz (Griffin) Dunne, an activist. He grew up mainly in Los Angeles, California and attended school in Colorado before moving back to New York in the late 1970s. As an actor...
12. Keenen Ivory Wayans Keenen Ivory Wayans Writer, White Chicks Keenan attended college at Tuskegee Institute in Alabama but dropped out his senior year to persue comedy full time. His comic influence is Richard Pryor.
13. Jerry Stiller Jerry Stiller Actor, Zoolander As the short, hypertensive male counterpart of the stellar husband-and-wife comedy team "Stiller & Meara", Jerry Stiller and wife Anne Meara were on top of the comedy game in the 1960s, a steady and hilarious presence on television variety, notably The Ed Sullivan Show, on which they appeared 36 times...
14. Kathy Baker Kathy Baker Actress, Edward Scissorhands For someone who has made an award-winning impact in all three mediums (stage, film and TV), actress Kathy Baker has been strangely denied all-out stardom, yet continues to demonstrate her versatility in whatever material comes her way. The comely blonde was born Katherine Whitton Baker in Midland, Texas...
15. Robert Preston Robert Preston Actor, The Music Man American leading man of vast charisma, Robert Preston was the son of a garment worker and a record store clerk and grew up in Los Angeles. He was a trained musician, playing several instruments, and in high school became interested in theatre. He joined the Pasadena Community Playhouse, taking classes and appearing in scores of plays alongside such soon-to-be-well-known actors as Dana Andrews...
16. Mark Feuerstein Mark Feuerstein Actor, What Women Want Mark Feuerstein got his break-through on television as a recurring character on the daytime soap opera Loving. Most of the people in his family are lawyers. He was a high school state championship wrestler. He enjoys mountain-biking, wrestling, dancing (hip-hop to salsa) and jogging. He got...
17. Dan Futterman Dan Futterman Actor, A Mighty Heart
18. Kanye West Kanye West Soundtrack, The Great Gatsby
19. Josh Pence Josh Pence Actor, The Social Network Josh Pence was born in Santa Monica, California to real estate agent, Charles, and elementary school teacher, Linda. His father was born in Seattle and his mom was born and raised on a farm in northern Maine. He has one younger brother, Jason. In 2000, Pence graduated from Santa Monica High School and moved to Hanover...
20. James Darren James Darren Actor, The Guns of Navarone Tall, good-looking James Darren was a student of acting coach Stella Adler and made his name in the 1950s in a series of teenage-themed films. A better actor than most of his contemporary teenage heartthrobs, he nevertheless found it difficult to escape the teen-idol image he got in pictures like Gidget and Gidget Goes Hawaiian...
21. Kevin P. Farley Kevin P. Farley Actor, The Waterboy Kevin Farley (accomplished actor, writer, director) has truly established himself as a comedic presence both on the big screen and television. Kevin was born in Madison, Wisconsin, to Mary Anne (Crosby) and Thomas Farley, who owned an oil company. Among his siblings are actors John Farley and the late Chris Farley...
22. J.P. Manoux J.P. Manoux Actor, Bolt J.P. Manoux grew up on the beaches of Santa Barbara, California, the oldest of seven. He was involved in children's theatre productions and took tap dance lessons before attending the Thacher School in Ojai, California. Curiously, that tiny boarding school would provide no less than 3 doctors for NBC's long running hospital drama ER (Noah Wyle and Leland Orser...
23. Nancy Sinatra Nancy Sinatra Soundtrack, Kill Bill: Vol. 1 Nancy Sandra Sinatra was born the first child of Frank Sinatra and Nancy Sinatra on June 8, 1940 in Jersey City, New Jersey. Her first television appearance was with her father and Elvis Presley in 1959. She first appeared as a film actress in For Those Who Think Young and Get Yourself a College Girl. Nancy appeared alongside Elvis in the musical comedy Speedway...
24. Sonia Braga Sonia Braga Actress, Kiss of the Spider Woman Born June 8, 1950, in Maringá, Paraná State, Brazil to a seamstress mother and a Realtor father. Made a notable appearance in the film adaptation of Jorge Amado's Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands. Played the central role of Dona Flor. Earned American recognition and a Golden Globe nomination for performance in Kiss of the Spider Woman...
25. Dana Wynter Dana Wynter Actress, Invasion of the Body Snatchers The daughter of a noted surgeon, Dana Wynter was born Dagmar Winter in Berlin, Germany, and grew up in England. When she was 16 her father went to Morocco to operate on a woman who wouldn't allow anyone else to attend her; he visited friends in Southern Rhodesia, fell in love with it and brought his daughter and her stepmother to live with him there...
26. Alexis Smith Alexis Smith Actress, The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane Statuesque, smart Canadian-born Alexis Smith, with her blue/green eyes and a seductively husky voice, lent a touch of class to her leading ladies of the 1940s and 1950s. After her family moved to California, Alexis grew into a precocious talent, performing ballet in public by the age of thirteen, dancing to 'Carmen' at the Hollywood Bowl...
27. Troy Duffy Troy Duffy Writer, The Boondock Saints
28. Bernie Casey Bernie Casey Actor, Never Say Never Again
29. Tane McClure Tane McClure Actress, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
30. Millicent Martin Millicent Martin Actress, Alfie
31. Don Grady Don Grady Actor, After the Honeymoon Born Don Agrati in San Diego, California, Don Grady became a Mousekeeter, along with 23 others, when that show debuted in 1955. In 1960, he joined My Three Sons, which debuted in 1960 and ran for 12 years. As an enthusiast of music after "My Three Sons" ended, he continued in music as a composer and songwriter...
32. Colin Baker Colin Baker Actor, Revelation of the Daleks: Part One Colin Baker was born in 1943 in the Royal Waterloo Lying-In Hospital in London during an air raid. He spent his earliest years in London with his mother, while his father served in the armed forces. He narrowly avoided an early death during the wartime blitz when a piece of flying shrapnel just missed him...
33. Seu Jorge Seu Jorge Soundtrack, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
34. Bernard White Bernard White Actor, Captain America: The Winter Soldier Veteran actor Bernard White is recognizable from his work in nearly 30 feature films. White just wrapped a lead role in Quarantine. To date, his most memorable roles include "Agha Babur" in American Dreamz, and "Rama-Kandra" in The Matrix Reloaded, and The Matrix Revolutions. White also starred with Michelle Williams and John Diehl in Wim Wenders' Land of Plenty...
35. Erica Schmidt Erica Schmidt Actress, Miles from Nowhere
36. Shilpa Shetty Shilpa Shetty Actress, Dhadkan Among very few actresses, Shilpa Shetty was nominated for her first film 'Baazigar'. The following year she delivered another blockbuster hit 'Main Khiladi Tu Anari' where she starred with Akshay Kumar and Saif Ali Khan. However, the proceeding years her movies failed to succeed at the box office, though she did receive critical acclaim for some of her performances...
37. Melanie Tonello Melanie Tonello Actress, Resident Evil: Apocalypse Canadian born Melanie Tonello has had the honor of working with many world famous stars including: Julianne Moore and Woody Harrelson in "The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio", where she plays the role of Barbara: eighth of the ten children of Evelyn Ryan - of whom the film tells the inspirational true story...
38. Charles Tyner Charles Tyner Actor, Harold and Maude In 1959, American actor Charles Tyner appeared on Broadway with film star Paul Newman in Sweet Bird of Youth. Duly impressed by Tyner's work, Newman brought his theatrical coworker to Hollywood eight years later to play Boss Higgins, the sadistic prison camp guard in Cool Hand Luke (1967). It was the first of many such roles for Tyner...
39. Henry Brandon Henry Brandon Actor, The Searchers German-born Henry Brandon was a character actor in American films, most often seen in villainous roles. His parents emigrated to the US shortly after his birth. His early interest in acting led him to study at the acclaimed Pasadena Community Playhouse. He landed the lead villain role in the Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy film Babes in Toyland...
40. Cyril O'Reilly Cyril O'Reilly Actor, Porky's Cyril O'Reilly grew up in Claremont, California. At the age of ten Cyril's father was appointed Deputy Director for the Peace Corps, and moved his family to Somalia, West Africa. Upon his return to the US, Cyril was accepted into the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. After graduation, he studied with Stella Adler...
41. Nate Dushku Nate Dushku Actor, Antitrust
42. Jack Sholder Jack Sholder Director, A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge
43. Florence Faivre Florence Faivre Actress, The Siam Renaissance Florence Faivre grew up in the town of Aix-en-Provence in the south of France. Early in her adolescence, her and her family moved to Bangkok, Thailand. Florence started her career in show business there at the age of 13. She was the regular host of two Thai television shows, "Teentalk" and "E for Teens"...
44. Stanley Wong Stanley Wong Actor, 21 Jump Street
45. Myron Healey Myron Healey Actor, The Incredible Melting Man American actor and occasional screenwriter. One of the most frequently seen heavies in films and television programs of the 1950s, his name is nevertheless well known only to buffs. Occasionally he played minor leads and sympathetic characters, but his stern good looks and rich deep voice made him a memorable villain, particularly in Westerns.
46. Mamoru Miyano Mamoru Miyano Actor, Shinsei: New Birth
47. Richard Fleeshman Richard Fleeshman Actor, An Angel for May
48. Harriet Thorpe Harriet Thorpe Actress, Life Is Sweet Harriet Thorpe was born June 8, 1957. She attended London's Central School of Speech and Drama before having success in television, playing the depressed and emotionally unfit mother in The Brittas Empire, and the recurring role of Fleur, one-half of the eccentric work-colleague duo, opposite Helen Lederer. In the adored and well received British series Absolutely Fabulous.
49. Jessie Lawrence Ferguson Jessie Lawrence Ferguson Actor, Darkman
50. Jefferson Mays Jefferson Mays Actor, Alfie A Connecticut native, L. Jefferson Mays studied at Yale College and trained in the Graduate Drama Program at the University of California - San Diego where he appeared in numerous La Jolla Playhouse productions. A two-time Obie Award winner, Mr. Mays has worked extensively with director Des McAnuff and Anne Bogart; for a number of years...
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