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1. William Fichtner William Fichtner Actor, Black Hawk Down A small-town guy with a big heart, William Fichtner has been captivating the hearts of Western New Yorkers for decades. Bill was born in 1956 on Long Island, New York, raised in Cheektowaga, and graduated from Maryvale High School in 1974. His first roles were in soap operas such as As the World Turns and sitcoms like Grace Under Fire...
2. Melissa Joan Hart Melissa Joan Hart Actress, Drive Me Crazy Melissa grew up in Sayville, New York. Her acting career started at the age of four, when she did a commercial for a bathtub toy called Splashy. Her mother, Paula Hart, has been her agent from the beginning. Melissa is the oldest of eight children, some from her mother's second marriage. Six sisters...
3. Alec Baldwin Alec Baldwin Actor, Beetlejuice Raven-haired, suavely handsome and prolific actor Alec Baldwin was born on April 3, 1958 in Massapequa, New York, and is easily the best-known of the four Baldwin brothers in the acting business (the others are Stephen Baldwin, William Baldwin and Daniel Baldwin). Alec burst onto the TV scene in the early 1980s with appearances on several series...
4. Ralph Macchio Ralph Macchio Actor, The Karate Kid Ralph George Macchio was born on November 4, 1961 in Huntington, Long Island, New York. He started out in various TV commercials in the late 1970s before appearing in the puerile comedy movie Up the Academy, then a regular role in 1980 on the television series Eight Is Enough followed by a decent performance...
5. June Diane Raphael June Diane Raphael Actress, Zodiac
6. Danny Masterson Danny Masterson Actor, Yes Man
7. Talia Shire Talia Shire Actress, Rocky
8. Billy Crystal Billy Crystal Actor, Monsters, Inc. Billy Crystal was born on March 14, 1948 in New York. He was the youngest of three sons born to Jack and Helen Crystal. His father was a well-known concert promoter who co-founded Commodore Records and his mother was a homemaker. With his father in the music business, Billy was no stranger to some of the top performers of the time...
9. Michael Cudlitz Michael Cudlitz Actor, The Negotiator
10. Christopher Masterson Christopher Masterson Actor, American History X
11. Raquel Castro Raquel Castro Actress, Jersey Girl Raquel's path to stardom was nurtured and encouraged from an early age. By age four, she was regularly appearing on Sesame Street and Nick Jr. However at age ten, Raquel became a break-out star playing the lead role in the feature film Jersey Girl alongside mega-stars Jennifer Lopez and Ben Afleck....
12. Cassandra Scerbo Cassandra Scerbo Actress, Bring It On: In It to Win It
13. LL Cool J LL Cool J Actor, Any Given Sunday L.L. Cool J was born James Todd Smith on January 14, 1968, in Bay Shore, Long Island, New York, to James and Ondrea Smith. Todd, as he was called, did not have a very happy childhood. At the age of four, he saw his mother and grandfather shot by his own father. After they recovered from their injuries...
14. Lisa Brenner Lisa Brenner Actress, The Patriot
15. Lindsay Sloane Lindsay Sloane Actress, Horrible Bosses Admitting to her own lively nature as a child, Sloane took up acting as an outlet for her energy. She developed a real love for the art and signed with an agent at the tender age of 8. Sloane was a television series regular on Mr. Rhodes and had a recurring role on The Wonder Years. She has also appeared on Dharma & Greg...
16. Stephen Baldwin Stephen Baldwin Actor, The Usual Suspects
17. Nicholas Braun Nicholas Braun Actor, The Perks of Being a Wallflower Nicholas was born in Bethpage, New York. His parents are actor Craig Braun and Elizabeth Lyle. He has appeared in other Disney productions, including Princess Protection Program. He also had a continuing role as Cameron in ABC's 2009-2010 family series, 10 Things I Hate About You. His role as Zachary...
18. Christopher Lambert Christopher Lambert Actor, Mortal Kombat Though born in Great Neck, Long Island, Christopher Lambert's family left the US when he was only two years old. His father was a United Nations diplomat assigned to Switzerland and, as a result, Chris was educated at private boarding schools in Geneva. Inspired through his having appeared in a play at age 12...
19. Heather Matarazzo Heather Matarazzo Actress, Welcome to the Dollhouse Heather Matarazzo was born November 10, 1982, in Oyster Bay, New York, to Camille and Ray Matarazzo. She attended Oyster Bay High School, as well as the Long Island High School for the Arts. In 1997, she made her film debut in Welcome to the Dollhouse, she played the lead role of Dawn Wiener a shy, unattractive...
20. D.B. Sweeney D.B. Sweeney Actor, Dinosaur Daniel Bernard Sweeney was born on November 14, 1961 in Shoreham, Long Island, New York. He got his start in the New York theatre with appearances in dozens of productions including a run on Broadway in "The Caine Mutiny Court Martial". He was selected by Francis Ford Coppola to star in the Vietnam era drama Gardens of Stone...
21. Tatyana Ali Tatyana Ali Actress, National Lampoon Presents Dorm Daze On January 24, 1979, Tatyana Marisol Ali was born to Sonia, who was a nurse from Panama, and Sheriff Ali, a retired police officer from Trinidad. At the age of four she started singing and got a taste of fame when she begged her mother to take her to an audition for Sesame Street. She went on to perform in many productions in her native city...
22. Helen Slater Helen Slater Actress, The Secret of My Succe$s Helen Slater was born to Gerald and Alice Slater in Massapequa, Long Island, New York. Appearing in many shows as a child, she attended the New York High School of Performing Arts, graduating in 1982. Having made her acting debut in Amy & the Angel, co-starring with James Earl Jones and Matthew Modine...
23. Fred Armisen Fred Armisen Actor, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
24. Ron Eldard Ron Eldard Actor, Sleepers Former golden gloves boxer Ron Eldard has found success on stage, television and in feature films. Fans of the NBC medical drama ER will remember Eldard for playing a paramedic and love interest for nurse Julianna Margulies on the show's second season. The New York native graduated from the...
25. 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...
26. Ron Jeremy Ron Jeremy Actor, Ronin Since the demise of the legendary John Holmes in March 1988, the short, mustachioed, heavyset Ron Jeremy has assumed the mantle as the number one U.S. male star of adult cinema. However, don't confuse Ron with the similar looking mustachioed 1970/'80s adult film star, Harry Reems, who has long since retired from the adult film industry...
27. Alicia Coppola Alicia Coppola Actress, Another World
28. William Baldwin William Baldwin Actor, Backdraft
29. Ken Marino Ken Marino Actor, Role Models
30. Brian Bloom Brian Bloom Actor, The A-Team
31. Paulette Goddard Paulette Goddard Actress, Modern Times Pauline Marion Goddard Levy was born in Whitestone Landing, New York, on 3 June 1910. She was a beautiful child who began to model for local department stores before she made her debut with Florenz Ziegfeld's Follies at the age of 13. For three years she astounded audiences with her talent. She married Edgar James when she was 15...
32. Tracy Pollan Tracy Pollan Actress, A Stranger Among Us
33. Phil Alden Robinson Phil Alden Robinson Writer, Field of Dreams
34. Rosie O'Donnell Rosie O'Donnell Self, The 52nd Annual Tony Awards Rosie O'Donnell was born into an Irish family in Commack, Long Island. She was in the middle of 5 children. Her mother died when she was ten. She said that she watched TV nearly 24 hours a day. When she was 18, she dropped out of college and went on to do shows like Gimme a Break!, and she produced and hosted Stand-Up Spotlight...
35. Errol Morris Errol Morris Self, The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara His documentaries helped spur a rebirth of non-fiction film in the 80s & garnered wide critical success. But until 2003's "The Fog of War," Morris was shunned by the Academy Awards. Morris' first two films won much acclaim (Gates of Heaven and Vernon, Florida). In the second movie, Morris intended to explore "Nub City," the town known for residents trading limbs for insurance settlements...
36. George Segal George Segal Actor, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? At one time in the early 1970s, it seemed like George Segal would have a career like that enjoyed by his contemporary Jack Nicholson, that of an actor's actor equally adept at comedy and drama. Segal never made the leap to superstar status, and surprisingly, has never won a major acting award, the latter phenomenon being particularly surprising when viewed from the period 1973-4...
37. Rodney Dangerfield Rodney Dangerfield Actor, Back to School Rodney Dangerfield was born in Deer Park, New York in 1921. His birth name was Jacob Cohen. Jacob Cohen began writing jokes at the age of 15, and started performing before he was 20. He took his act to the road for ten years, his stage name was "Jack Roy". While working as a struggling comedian, Rodney Dangerfield worked as a singing waiter...
38. Daniel Baldwin Daniel Baldwin Actor, Vampires
39. Ashanti Ashanti Self, Bride & Prejudice
40. Jonathan Demme Jonathan Demme Director, The Silence of the Lambs
41. Chuck Lorre Chuck Lorre Writer, The Big Bang Theory For the past twenty years, award-winning creator, executive producer and writer Chuck Lorre has conquered the entertainment industry with hit shows like "Grace Under Fire," "Dharma & Greg," "Roseanne" and "Cybill" as well as the number 1 comedy on television and four year People's Choice Award winner...
42. Patti LuPone Patti LuPone Actress, Driving Miss Daisy A fireball of talent and a musical force to be reckoned with, singer/actress Patti LuPone was born on April 21, 1949 on Long Island, New York of Italian heritage. Her parents, Orlando LuPone, a school administrator, and mother Angela, a librarian, eventually divorced. She was christened Patti in honor of her great-grand-aunt...
43. Meredith Eaton Meredith Eaton Actress, Paranormal Activity 3 Meredith Eaton is well known for her breakout recurring role as feisty attorney Bethany Horowitz, on the ABC hit series Boston Legal. Meredith has also guest starred on several critically acclaimed prime time shows, such as House M.D., Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, and Without a Trace. Prior to her role on Boston Legal...
44. John Savage John Savage Actor, The Deer Hunter This American film actor also multitasks as a producer, composer and production manager. He rose to fame in the 1970s, praised for his range and sensitivity. His blonde rugged looks helped viewers connect even more easily to his powerful performances. Born John Youngs in Old Bethpage, New York, Savage attended the American Academy of Performing Arts...
45. Telly Savalas Telly Savalas Actor, On Her Majesty's Secret Service Son of Greek immigrants. Soldier during World War II. Studied psychology. Worked as journalist for ABC News. The bald-headed actor played character roles, often as sadistic or psychotic types. He became a TV favorite in the 1970s when his role as Det. Theo Kojak in the TV movie The Marcus-Nelson Murders was expanded into the gritty Kojak TV series, lasting from 1973-78.
46. Barbara Crampton Barbara Crampton Actress, Re-Animator Gorgeous, talented and charismatic blonde actress Barbara Crampton was born on December 27, 1958 in Levittown, Long Island, New York and raised in Vermont. Because her father was a carnie, Barbara spent her childhood summers traveling the country with the carnival. Crampton first began acting in school plays in 7th grade and studied acting in high school...
47. Ed Lauter Ed Lauter Actor, The Artist Edward Matthew Lauter II was born on October 30, 1938 in Long Beach, New York. In a film career that has extended for over four decades, Lauter has starred in a plethora of film and television productions since making his big screen debut in the western Dirty Little Billy. He had portrayed an eclectic array of characters over the years...
48. Ethan Phillips Ethan Phillips Actor, Inside Llewyn Davis Ethan Phillips was born on February 8, 1955 in Garden City, Long Island, New York as the only boy of six children. He graduated from Boston University with a degree in English Literature and received a Masters Degree in Fine Arts from Cornell University. He began his acting career on stage in both Broadway and off-Broadway shows...
49. Larry Miller Larry Miller Actor, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
50. Jordan Masterson Jordan Masterson Actor, The 40-Year-Old Virgin
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