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1. Mary-Louise Parker Mary-Louise Parker Actress, You Can't Miss the Bear Southern-bred Mary-Louise Parker, from Fort Jackson, South Carolina, was born on August 2, 1964, the youngest of the family's brood. Her parents were Caroline Louise (Morell) and John Morgan Parker, a judge who served in the U.S. army. She has Swedish (from her maternal grandfather), English, Scottish, Scotch-Irish, German, and Dutch ancestry...
2. Sam Worthington Sam Worthington Actor, Avatar Sam Worthington was born on August 2, 1976 in Surrey, England. His parents, Jeanne (Martyn) and Ronald Worthington, a power planet employee, moved the family to Australia when he was six months old, and raised him and his sister Lucinda in Warnbro, a suburb of Perth, Western Australia. Worthington graduated from NIDA (Australia's National Institute of Dramatic Art) in 1998 at the age of 22...
3. Edward Furlong Edward Furlong Actor, American History X Born in Glendale, California, Edward Furlong had no acting ambitions until he was approached by casting agent Mali Finn, who was looking for a young actor to play the role of John Conner in what turned out to be one of the the biggest box-office hits of the 1990s, Terminator 2: Judgment Day. Finn instantly recognized his ability...
4. Kevin Smith Kevin Smith Writer, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back Kevin Smith was born in Red Bank, New Jersey, to Grace (Schultz) and Donald E. Smith, a postal worker. He is very proud of his native state; this fact can be seen in all of his movies. His first movie, Clerks., was filmed in the convenience store in which Smith worked. He was only allowed to shoot at night after the store closed...
5. Cynthia Stevenson Cynthia Stevenson Actress, Happiness Cynthia was born in Piedmont, California. She moved north with her mother and brother, Gregory, to Bellevue, Washington and then to Vancouver, British Columbia, where she spent most of her childhood. Cynthia took her first step toward an acting career in the University of Victoria's Phoenix Theatre Program...
6. Alice Evans Alice Evans Actress, 102 Dalmatians Alice Jane Evans was born in 1971 to David Evans, a professor of Applied Mathematics at Bristol University and Janet Evans, a teacher of English literature. Alice gained a degree in French and Italian from University College, London, and then moved to Paris where she studied acting at the Cours Florent...
7. Jacinda Barrett Jacinda Barrett Actress, Poseidon Jacinda Barrett was born in Australia. Her convincing accent has paved the way for numerous acting roles in the USA. Barrett was first introduced to American audiences via MTV's The Real World during its fourth season which was set in London. Jacinda Barrett received her first break on the big screen in Human Stain...
8. Peter O'Toole Peter O'Toole Actor, Lawrence of Arabia A leading man of prodigious talents, Peter O'Toole was raised in Leeds, England, the son of Constance Jane Eliot (Ferguson), a Scottish nurse, and Patrick Joseph O'Toole, an Irish bookie. As a boy, he decided to become a journalist, beginning as a newspaper copy boy. Although he succeeded in becoming a reporter...
9. Joanna Cassidy Joanna Cassidy Actress, Blade Runner The very lovely, vivacious and smart-looking Joanna Cassidy was born in Camden, New Jersey, and raised in nearby Haddonfield, a borough located in Camden County. She grew up in a creative environment as the daughter and granddaughter of artists. At an early age she engaged in painting and sculpture and went on to major in art at Syracuse University in New York...
10. Matthew Del Negro Matthew Del Negro Actor, Mass Effect 3 Growing up in Westchester County and graduating from Boston College, Matthew Del Negro suddenly went from Division I lacrosse player to playing opposite Vincent D'Onofrio and Uma Thurman in Chelsea Walls, directed by Ethan Hawke. Two years ago he found himself in the enviable position of being Claudia Schiffer's fiancé in the Luis Mandoki (Message in a Bottle) short film Meeting Genevieve...
11. Wes Craven Wes Craven Writer, A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors Rising out of the mid-western suburbs of Cleveland, Ohio, Wes Craven has become synonymous with genre bending and innovative horror, challenging audiences with his bold visions since the release of his first feature film, The Last House of the Left, which he wrote, directed, and edited in 1972. Craven reinvented the youth horror genre again in 1984 with the classic A Nightmare on Elm Street...
12. Angell Conwell Angell Conwell Actress, Baby Boy Born in the tiny town of Orangeburg, South Carolina, Angell Conwell began her journey at a very young age. After winning countless pageants locally, she signed with Wilhelmina's Kids Division in New York at the age of 10. Angell enjoyed modeling but yearned for more of a challenge. She begged for her parents permission to audition for a role in August Wilson's highly acclaimed...
13. Nadia Bjorlin Nadia Bjorlin Actress, Redline Nadia Bjorlin was born the fifth out of six children. Her parents Ulf Björlin (a Swedish conductor and composer, known to be the worlds most active opera composer during the 20th century) and Fary Bjorlin. Her siblings are Katja, Kaj, Kamilla, Ulf J:r and Jean Paul. (Each sibling have a history of artistic or creative work in their background...
14. Skyler Day Skyler Day Actress, Backlight Skyler Day was born in Atlanta, GA in 1991. Her start in the Entertainment Industry began after a chance meeting with a talent agent in the DMV at the age of 6. She began her career with print work, commercials, voice over and eventually it lead to her first film opportunity. Skyler was 10 years old...
15. Carroll O'Connor Carroll O'Connor Actor, Kelly's Heroes Carroll was born in Manhattan and raised in Forest Hills, a community of Queens, New York. After high school in 1942, he joined the Merchant Marines and worked on ships in the Atlantic. In 1946, he enrolled at the University of Montana to study English. While there, he became interested in theater. During one of the amateur productions...
16. Hallie Kate Eisenberg Hallie Kate Eisenberg Actress, The Insider A welcome and popular guest on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Hallie Kate Eisenberg was born August 2, 1992, in East Brunswick, NJ. She starred in a popular series of TV commercials. Hallie is one of America's most successful child actors; she has already starred in nine movies, including The Insider with Al Pacino and Bicentennial Man with Robin Williams...
17. Myrna Loy Myrna Loy Actress, The Best Years of Our Lives Myrna Williams, later to become Myrna Loy, was born on August 2, 1905 in Radersburg, Montana. Her father was the youngest person ever elected to the Montana State legislature. Later on her family moved to Helena where she spent her youth. At the age of 13, Myrna's father died of influenza and the rest of the family moved to Los Angeles...
18. Butch Patrick Butch Patrick Actor, The Phantom Tollbooth In 1960, a young 7-year-old named Patrick Lilley went on an Amos Carr photo shoot with his little sister. She was the subject but it was "Butch's" head shot that would wind up in the Hollywood Blvd. window! Utilizing his nickname and real first name, his agent Mary Grady and his mom Patti created the stage name...
19. Apollonia Kotero Apollonia Kotero Actress, Purple Rain Patricia Kotero initially pursued fame and fortune via work as an actress, singer and a model. After winning the Miss San Pedro beauty competition and a stint cheerleader for the Los Angeles Rams in the 1980's, Kotero began acting in roles both in film and television such as CHiPs, Tales of the Gold Monkey, Fantasy Island, Matt Houston and _Knight Rider_...
20. Kathryn Harrold Kathryn Harrold Actress, Raw Deal
21. Sandra Ellis Lafferty Sandra Ellis Lafferty Actress, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Sandra Ellis Laffety was a respected Colorado theater actress prior to beginning her Hollywood career, which has consisted mainly of small but memorable parts in horror movies. Former member of the company of the Denver Center for the Performing Arts and OpenStage Theatre & Company in Fort Collins.
22. Angie Cepeda Angie Cepeda Actress, Captain Pantoja and the Special Services Angélica María Cepeda Jiménez was born in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia on August 2nd 1974. Nevertheless she grew up in Barranquilla. Her parents are José Cepeda and Yadhira Jiménez (both lawyers) and after their divorce Angie went to live with her mother and two sisters, Lorna (actress) and Ivette...
23. Cassidy Gifford Cassidy Gifford Actress, God's Not Dead
24. James Preston Rogers James Preston Rogers Actor, Outlander James Preston Rogers was born to Sandra Doreen Mary (Preston) Rogers and Robert Rogers in Toronto, Ontario. After booking his first commercial without an agent or headshot, James set his sights on performing. James was approached by the WWE just as the acting roles started coming in. He had just gotten the role of Bjorn in Outlander (2007) opposite Ron Perlman & Jim Caviesel...
25. Beatrice Straight Beatrice Straight Actress, Poltergeist In her long career, Beatrice Straight actually did very little work in the movies, plying her trade mostly on stage. But, when she did grace the silver screen, she did it with great skill. Her first love was theatre, having debuted on Broadway in the 1935 "Bitter Oleander". Her work garnered her much acclaim...
26. Krzysztof Soszynski Krzysztof Soszynski Actor, Here Comes the Boom Krzysztof Soszynski is mixed martial arts fighter, actor, stuntman, DJ and creator of the KSOS Conditioning System. He was born in Stalowa Wola Poland and moved to Canada with his family when he was 10. Soszynski, former TKO Heavyweight Champion, is a UFC veteran and MMA coach at the UFC Gym in Torrance California...
27. Chiara Mastalli Chiara Mastalli Actress, Notte prima degli esami
28. Madeline Smith Madeline Smith Actress, Live and Let Die Shapely, dark haired British actress who appeared in a number of sensual film and TV roles that showcased her beauty. She is probably best recognizable as Miss Caruso, the beautiful young Italian agent sleeping with James Bond in the opening of Live and Let Die whose blue dress zipper meets its match in Bond's magnetic watch...
29. Kara Hoffman Kara Hoffman Actress, Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events
30. Simon Kinberg Simon Kinberg Producer, X-Men: Days of Future Past
31. Max Wright Max Wright Actor, All That Jazz
32. Zuleyka Silver Zuleyka Silver Actress, In Time
33. Angélica Rivera Angélica Rivera Actress, La dueña
34. Regina Russell Regina Russell Actress, Hook Regina Russell is an actress who became a producer/director/creator in 2008, creating and developing TV shows and films. She directed and produced 'Well Now You're Here, There's No Way Back' a feature length documentary film on the band, Quiet Riot. The film premiered at the 2014 Newport Beach Film Festival and won the Festival Honors Award for best music film...
35. Aline Brosh McKenna Aline Brosh McKenna Writer, The Devil Wears Prada
36. Marcel Iures Marcel Iures Actor, Layer Cake Marcel Iures is one of Romania's most acclaimed stage and screen actors, having starred in more than two dozen features in his native country and twice being named its best actor. His American film credits include The Peacemaker starring George Clooney, Mission: Impossible starring Tom Cruise, and Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles starring Cruise and Brad Pitt...
37. Olivier Gruner Olivier Gruner Actor, Nemesis Olivier Gruner was born on August 2nd, 1960 in Paris. His father is a successful surgeon with his own surgery. His two brothers also made academic careers. When Olivier was 18, he went to an elite force of the french army, where he stayed 4 years. Most of this time he was in Djibouti and Somalia. At this time he already trained karate...
38. Nehemiah Persoff Nehemiah Persoff Actor, Some Like It Hot Born in 1919 (some sources say 1920) in Jerusalem, Nehemiah Persoff immigrated with his family to America in 1929. Following schooling at the Hebrew Technical Institute of New York, he found a job as a subway electrician doing signal maintenance until an interest in the theater altered the direction of his life...
39. Shelby Hoffman Shelby Hoffman Actress, Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events
40. Kerry James Kerry James Actor, The Boy Who Cried Werewolf
41. W.K. Stratton W.K. Stratton Actor, Search for Tomorrow
42. Victoria Jackson Victoria Jackson Actress, UHF Victoria was raised in a Bible-believing, piano-playing, gymnastic home with no TV. Her dad was a gym coach so she competed in gymnastics from age 5 to l8. Was a cheerleader and a homecoming queen. Attended Florida Bible College; received gymnastic scholarship to Furman University, attended Auburn University one year and ended up in Hollywood...
43. Tom Bell Tom Bell Actor, The Krays Tom Bell was one of the UK's finest actors but he never achieved the star billing or recognition he so richly deserved. His career spanned some 50 years. Time and time again, Bell gave memorable performances. From the able seaman ordered to be flogged by a sadistic officer, played by Dirk Bogarde, in the film...
44. Richard Fancy Richard Fancy Actor, General Hospital
45. Fabio Testi Fabio Testi Actor, The Garden of the Finzi-Continis
46. Damian Harris Damian Harris Director, Gardens of the Night
47. Angel Boris Reed Angel Boris Reed Actress, General Hospital Angel, an exotic combination of Spanish, Irish, English and Italian, knew she wanted to perform from the age of five. At that young age, her lofty goals included modeling, singing and acting. She appeared in a few local television commercials in her hometown of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, and also did the beauty pageant circuit...
48. Claude Gillingwater Claude Gillingwater Actor, The Prisoner of Shark Island A man so disagreeable on celluloid, Claude Gillingwater's characters seemed to subsist on a steady diet of persimmons. Fondly recalled as the cranky old skinflint whose seemingly cold heart could only be warmed by the actions of a cute little tyke, the tall and rangy Gillingwater invariably played much older than he was...
49. Donna Air Donna Air Actress, The Mummy Returns
50. Charles Roven Charles Roven Producer, The Dark Knight
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