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1. Selena Gomez Selena Gomez Actress, Spring Breakers Selena Gomez was born and raised in Grand Prairie, Texas. Her mother, Amanda [Commonly known as Mandy] Cornett, is from Dallas, Texas, and is of part Italian descent. Her father, Ricardo Gomez, is from New Mexico, and is of Mexican descent. Mandy gave birth to Selena at 16, and her parents divorced in 1997...
2. Willem Dafoe Willem Dafoe Actor, Spider-Man In 1979, Willem Dafoe was given a small role in Michael Cimino's Heaven's Gate from which he was fired. His first feature role came shortly after in Kathryn Bigelow's The Loveless. From there, he went on to perform in over 80 films - in Hollywood (John Carter, Spider-Man, The English Patient...
3. Sharni Vinson Sharni Vinson Actress, You're Next Sharni Vinson was born in Sydney, Australia and grew up on Cronulla Beach. She began singing, dancing and acting at a young age, as a third generation performer in her family. At the age of 12, she enrolled as a student in the Brent Street School of Performing Arts where she trained for the next 10 years...
4. Madison Pettis Madison Pettis Actress, The Game Plan From playing daddy's little girl as the daughter of Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson in Disney's hit film "The Game Plan", to playing a boy-obsessed high school cheerleader in Teen Nick's series, "Life With Boys", Madison Pettis has grown up in front of America's eyes. Madison began making her mark in both television and film at the age of 6...
5. A.J. Cook A.J. Cook Actress, Final Destination 2 Born in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada, to Michael and Sandra Cook, Andrea Joy Cook began acting at the age of 17. She has appeared in nearly a dozen films and several TV shows before the age of 25. Before taking up acting, she was a dancer, having started dancing competitively at age 4 in the styles of tap...
6. John Leguizamo John Leguizamo Actor, Ice Age Fast-talking and feisty-looking John Leguizamo has continued to impress movie audiences with his versatility: he can play sensitive and naïve young men, such as Johnny in Hangin' with the Homeboys; cold-blooded killers like Benny Blanco in Carlito's Way; a heroic Navy SEAL, stopping aerial terrorists in Executive Decision; and drag queen Chi-Chi Rodriguez in To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar...
7. Franka Potente Franka Potente Actress, Run Lola Run Franka Potente was born on 22 July 1974 in the German town of Dülmen. After her graduation in 1994, she went to the Otto-Falckenberg-Schule, a drama school in Munich, but soon broke off to study at the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute in New York. After a notable debut in Nach Fünf im Urwald, the role of the heroine in Run Lola Run...
8. Clive Standen Clive Standen Actor, Hammer of the Gods Clive Standen is a British actor, he was born in a British Army base in Holywood, County Down, Northern Ireland, and grew up in the East Midlands in England. He went to school at King Edward VII School (Melton Mowbray) followed by a performing arts course at Melton Mowbray College. In his late teens Standen was a international Muay Thai Boxer and later Fencing gold medalist...
9. Keegan Allen Keegan Allen Actor, As a Last Resort Keegan Allen received his breakout role in ABC Family's hit series "Pretty Little Liars", based on the novels by Sara Shepard He portrayed the mysterious "Black Cat" character Toby Cavanaugh. Allen has also made small appearances in TV shows such as Nickelodeon's "Big Time Rush" and "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation".
10. Rhys Ifans Rhys Ifans Actor, The Amazing Spider-Man Rhys Ifans was born and raised in Wales, the son of teacher parents. He was educated in two Welsh language schools - Ysgol Pentrecelyn, where his mother taught, and Ysgol Maes Garmon. During his childhood, Ifans showed an interest in performing and attended youth acting school. He went on to train at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London...
11. David Spade David Spade Actor, The Emperor's New Groove Comic brat extraordinaire David Spade was born on July 22, 1964, in Birmingham, Michigan, the youngest of three brothers. Raised in both Scottsdale (from age four) and Casa Grande, Arizona, he graduated with a degree in business from Arizona State University in 1986. A natural prankster most of his life...
12. Amy Paffrath Amy Paffrath Self, The Music Amy Paffrath has a reputation for running full speed ahead with every project she works on. In fact, her mother Mary gave birth to her just nine minutes after arriving at the hospital. Not one to sit around and wait for opportunities, the young actress is quickly making a name for herself in the entertainment business...
13. Danny Glover Danny Glover Actor, Lethal Weapon Actor, producer and humanitarian Danny Glover has been a commanding presence on screen, stage and television for more than 25 years. As an actor, his film credits range from the blockbuster Lethal Weapon franchise to smaller independent features, some of which Glover also produced. Most recently, he...
14. Terence Stamp Terence Stamp Actor, Wanted Terence Henry Stamp was born and lived in Canal Road, Bow, until German bombers forced his family to move to Plaistow. An icon of the 1960s, he dated the likes of Julie Christie, Brigitte Bardot and Jean Shrimpton. After an extremely successful early career, starring in Modesty Blaise, Poor Cow and Far from the Madding Crowd...
15. Albert Brooks Albert Brooks Actor, Finding Nemo
16. Colin Ferguson Colin Ferguson Actor, The Opposite of Sex
17. Joanna Going Joanna Going Actress, The Tree of Life Joanna Going was born in Washington, D.C. in 1963 and raised in Newport, Rhode Island. She is the oldest of six children and graduated from Rogers High School in 1981. She attended Emerson College in Boston for two years and then went to the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York. A year later...
18. Irene Bedard Irene Bedard Actress, Pocahontas
19. Louise Fletcher Louise Fletcher Actress, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Born in Birmingham, Alabama, to Episcopal minister Robert Fletcher and his wife Estelle, both of whom were deaf, Louise Fletcher was introduced to performing at a young age by the aunt who taught her to speak. After graduating from the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, she took a trip out west with her roommates...
20. Josh Lawson Josh Lawson Actor, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
21. Adam Godley Adam Godley Actor, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Adam Godley is a film, television and theatre actor. He is a Tony Award nominee and has been nominated three times for the Olivier Award. He began his acting career at the age of 9, in a BBC radio production of Hemingway's My Old Man. His first stage role came at age 11, as Prince Giovanni in The White Devil at The Old Vic...
22. Blake Harrison Blake Harrison Actor, The Inbetweeners Movie Blake attended the Brit School from 2003 and then the East 15 Acting School from 2007. He made his first appearance in The Inbetweeners for E4 as Neil and also appeared in two episodes of The Bill for ITV as Pete Monks in 2008. He has also appeared in fringe theater productions, such as The Accidental Lives of Memories as well as Market Boy and Richard III, whilst still training...
23. James Arnold Taylor James Arnold Taylor Actor, Star Wars: The Clone Wars James Arnold Taylor's versatile vocal range has given him success in every facet of the Voice-Over Industry. His voice is heard all of the world daily, and you would never know it's one person. His list of credits range from leading roles in major summer blockbuster films, starring roles in the hottest animation on television...
24. Rob Estes Rob Estes Actor, Nostradamus
25. Stephen Mangan Stephen Mangan Actor, Rush After graduating from RADA in 1994, Cambridge law graduate Mangan did not pursue lead roles on-screen, preferring to take what he saw as the less limited opportunities on the stage. Between 1994 and 2000, he performed in plays by(among others)Shakespeare, Shaw, Coward, Benn and Goldsmith throughout...
26. Patrick Labyorteaux Patrick Labyorteaux Actor, Yes Man
27. Nick Brimble Nick Brimble Actor, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves Nick (for Nicholas) Brimble is one of three brothers, all actors. The other two, twins, are Ian Brimble and Vincent Brimble. Their father, Roy, was a school teacher, which freed him in summers to travel around with and sometimes manage groups of performers. He acted with WEA and Bristol Arts Society and the sons grew up taking him through his lines and going to see him in plays...
28. Paul Schrader Paul Schrader Writer, Taxi Driver Although his name is often linked to that of the "movie brat" generation (Steven Spielberg, Martin Scorsese, Francis Ford Coppola, George Lucas, Brian De Palma, etc.) Paul Schrader's background couldn't have been more different than theirs. His strict Calvinist parents refused to allow him to see a film until he was 18...
29. Angela Little Angela Little Actress, Rush Hour 2
30. Lonette McKee Lonette McKee Actress, Malcolm X Lonette McKee's career began in the music industry in hometown Detroit, Michigan as a child prodigy, where she began playing keyboards composing music and lyrics, singing and performing professionally at a young age. At fourteen she recorded her first record, "Stop Don't Worry 'Bout It" which became an instant regional Pop/R&B hit...
31. Candace Kroslak Candace Kroslak Actress, Planet of the Apes
32. Jaime Camil Jaime Camil Actor, Pulling Strings He is the son of a rich Mexican businessman of Egyptian descent and a talented Brazilian singer from Ipanema. He began his career singing in bohemian Clubs along with the famous Cubans, Amaury Guitierrez and Pancho Céspedes. His father wanted him to be a businessman. He studied business and worked in his company for a couple of years...
33. Alex Trebek Alex Trebek Self, Charlie's Angels Born and raised in Sudbury, Ontario, Trebek graduated from the University of Ottawa with a degree in Philosophy. After his first decision to become a newscaster, he joined the CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Company), Canada's premier network in 1961. As he was working, he helped organize national news and covered a variety of special events for CBC's radio and television divisions...
34. Sarah Lind Sarah Lind Actress, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
35. Orson Bean Orson Bean Actor, Being John Malkovich Orson Bean, the American actor, television personality and author, was born Dallas Frederick Burroughs on July 22, 1928 in Burlington, Vermont to George Burroughs, a policeman who later went on to become the chief of campus police at Harvard University, and the former Marian Pollard. The newborn Dallas Burroughs was a second cousin once removed to Calvin Coolidge...
36. Diana Maria Riva Diana Maria Riva Actress, What Women Want
37. Lauren Bittner Lauren Bittner Actress, Paranormal Activity 3
38. Anthony James Anthony James Actor, Unforgiven Character actor Anthony James was born on July 22nd, 1942 in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Tall and lanky, with a rough, pockmarked face, a lean, stringy build, greasy dark hair and an extremely edgy'n'intense screen presence, James was often cast in Westerns as really scary, sleazy and disgusting villains...
39. Peter Jason Peter Jason Actor, Adaptation. Excellent, prolific and versatile character actor Peter Jason was born on July 22, 1944, in Hollywood, CA, and grew up in Balboa. He attended Newport Beach Elementary School, Horace Ensign Junior High and Newport Harbor High School. He originally planned on being a football player, but fell in love...
40. Alan Menken Alan Menken Music Department, Beauty and the Beast
41. S.E. Hinton S.E. Hinton Actress, Rumble Fish
42. Rena Owen Rena Owen Actress, Once Were Warriors Rena Owen's electrifying lead performance in the New Zealand (NZ) cult-classic feature film, Once Were Warriors, garnered her universal rave reviews and multiple international Best Actress Awards. Lindsay Shelton of the NZFC declared her to be, "The pre-eminent cinema Actress of her generation". David Denby stated...
43. Rufus Wainwright Rufus Wainwright Soundtrack, Moulin Rouge!
44. Karen Cliche Karen Cliche Actress, Saw VI
45. Alex Fernandez Alex Fernandez Actor, Princess Mononoke
46. Bobby Sherman Bobby Sherman Soundtrack, Bad Santa Bobby started in the hit television program Here Come the Brides from 1969-71. He also performed in an episode of The Partridge Family - A Knight in Shining Armor - which was used as a pilot for his spin-off series Getting Together. In the '80s, he was a regular on the short-lived Sanchez of Bel Air. Bobby was promoted to Captain on the Los Angeles Police Department...
47. Guich Koock Guich Koock Actor, American Ninja A sixth generation Texan, born and raised on a Texas ranch outside of Austin, Texas, Guich Koock (his stage name) attended Texas A&M University, where he earned a BA in English and worked on an MA in Texas folklore by collecting stories from children of slaves. After school he worked at various jobs including some small acting parts...
48. Joseph Sargent Joseph Sargent Director, Something the Lord Made
49. Terrell Tilford Terrell Tilford Actor, Guiding Light
50. Don Henley Don Henley Soundtrack, The Big Lebowski
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