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1. Blake Jenner Blake Jenner Actor, The Quarterback Blake Jenner is an actor/singer from Miami, Florida. He found inspiration as a child in Jim Carrey and Michael Jackson and aspired to be an entertainer. When he was 9, he wrote short stories and acted them out at school, thus deciding to pursue a career in acting. Throughout middle school and high school he spent his spare time acting in advertisements and attending acting classes...
2. Alexa PenaVega Alexa PenaVega Actress, Spy Kids
3. Eva Mendes Eva Mendes Actress, Hitch Eva Mendes was born in Miami, Florida but raised in Los Angeles, California of Cuban-American heritage. In college, she began acting, studying underneath acting coach Ivana Chubbuck. This led to her desire to appear in feature films. Though taking many smaller roles in movies, she was little known until playing the girlfriend of Denzel Washington's character in Training Day...
4. Wilmer Valderrama Wilmer Valderrama Actor, Fast Food Nation Wilmer Valderrama has amassed an extensive acting resume in film and television that has solidified himself in Hollywood as a sought after leading man. Valderrama stars in FOX's sci-fi series Minority Report as 'Will Blake,' a new police detective on the force. The series, which also stars Meagan Good and Stark Sands...
5. Genesis Rodriguez Genesis Rodriguez Actress, Big Hero 6 Genesis Rodriguez was born in Miami, Florida. She is the daughter of José Luis Rodríguez 'El Puma', the famous Venezuelan singer and actor, and Carolina Perez, a Cuban model. She has two half-sisters. She was educated at the Carrolton School of the Sacred Heart in Miami. From a child, Rodriguez knew she wanted to act and attended summer classes at the renowned Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute...
6. William H. Macy William H. Macy Actor, Fargo
7. Catherine Keener Catherine Keener Actress, Captain Phillips Catherine Keener is an American actress, Oscar-nominated for her roles in the independent films Being John Malkovich and Capote. Acclaimed in her community for her quirky roles in independent film and mainstream such as The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Keener got her start as a casting director in New York City...
8. Natalie Martinez Natalie Martinez Actress, End of Watch Natalie Martinez began modeling at the age of 15, years before she considered giving acting a try. The Miami-born beauty's career blossomed with a simple suggestion from her mother. During her senior year at St. Brendan High School in 2002, her mother saw an ad for J.Lo's new clothing line. After beating over 5,000 other girls for the gig, Natalie packed up and moved to Los Angeles.
9. Cheryl Hines Cheryl Hines Actress, The Ugly Truth Cheryl Ruth Hines was born on September 21, 1965 in Miami Beach, Florida, to Rosemary (Graham) and James Hines, and grew up in Tallahassee, Florida. She went to West Virginia University, Florida State University and graduated from the University of Central Florida. She studied theater and television production...
10. Sidney Poitier Sidney Poitier Actor, In the Heat of the Night A native of Cat Island, The Bahamas (though born in Miami during a mainland visit by his parents), Poitier grew up in poverty as the son of farmers Evelyn (Outten) and Reginald James Poitier, who also drove a cab. He had little formal education and at the age of 15 was sent to Miami to live with his brother...
11. Diora Baird Diora Baird Actress, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning
12. Persia White Persia White Actress, The Fall of Night At the age of eight, Persia White started showing her talents at the Coconut Grove Childrens' Theatre in Miami, Florida, where she was born. She is Puerto Rican, African-American and Irish. Most recognized as "Lynn" in the long running hit CW series "Girlfriends."
13. Michelle Bernard Michelle Bernard Actress, Any Given Sunday
14. Jencarlos Canela Jencarlos Canela Actor, Hunted by Night
15. Noah Centineo Noah Centineo Actor, How to Build a Better Boy
16. Matt Cohen Matt Cohen Actor, Boogeyman 2 Matt Cohen grew up in South Florida where he played football and track in high school and also graduated with a 3.8 GPA. After high school he studied business at Florida State, where he also took some theatre classes. He then decided that he wanted to become an actor, so he moved out to LA and started to pursue his dream...
17. Danny Pino Danny Pino Actor, The Lost City
18. Brett Ratner Brett Ratner Producer, The Revenant Ratner grew up in Miami Beach, the only child of a famous Jewish socialite mother. He attended Miami Beach Senior High and was President of the Leo Club in 1986. He was also a member of the "fraternity" Royal Palm. He attended NYU film school currently lives in a $3.6 M house in Beverly Hills. Ratner is also a good friend of Def Jam mogul Russell Simmons...
19. Stefania LaVie Owen Stefania LaVie Owen Actress, The Lovely Bones
20. Gina Philips Gina Philips Actress, Jeepers Creepers Gina Philips, born Gina Consolo, is a native Floridian. She has one sibling, Bobby Consolo, who lives in Miami along with her parents, Fredi and Robert. None of them are involved in the business. She came close to completing her degree at the University of Pennsylvania, being only one class short of her degree before dropping out to take up acting as a full-time career...
21. Debbie Harry Debbie Harry Soundtrack, Scarface Deborah Harry was born Angela Tremble on July 1, 1945 in Miami, Florida. At three months, she was adopted by Catherine (Peters) and Richard Smith Harry, and was raised in Hawthorne, New Jersey. In the 1960s, she worked as a Playboy Bunny and hung out at Max's Kansas City, a famous Warhol-inhabited nightspot...
22. Josie Loren Josie Loren Actress, 17 Again
23. S. Craig Zahler S. Craig Zahler Writer, Bone Tomahawk
24. Maria Canals-Barrera Maria Canals-Barrera Actress, Camp Rock
25. Mel Rodriguez Mel Rodriguez Actor, Panic Room
26. Lawrence Kasdan Lawrence Kasdan Writer, Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
27. Tracy Middendorf Tracy Middendorf Actress, Mission: Impossible III
28. Enrique Murciano Enrique Murciano Actor, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Enrique Murciano was born in Miami, Florida, on July 9, 1973, but spent the first few years of his life in Mexico. He attended Tulane University and Boston Law School, but moved to Los Angeles to pursue his goal of becoming an actor. He brought with him his love of exotic cars and motorcycles. On his first audition...
29. Phil Lord Phil Lord Writer, The Lego Movie
30. Everett McGill Everett McGill Actor, Quest for Fire Everett McGill was born Charles Everett McGill III on October 21, 1945 in Miami Beach, Florida. He graduated from Rosedale High School in Kansas City, Kansas in 1963. He trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London. McGill first gained attention from his memorable portrayal of Naoh, the leader of the Caveman tribe in Quest for Fire...
31. Derek Phillips Derek Phillips Actor, 42 Film and stage actor Derek Phillips was born in Miami, Florida on April 18, 1976, and attended Baylor University where he received a BFA in acting. Upon graduation Derek moved to New York and began acting professionally in both television and regional theatre performing throughout the country in numerous plays including "The Winter's Tale" (Baltimore Center Stage)...
32. Matt Gerald Matt Gerald Actor, Avatar
33. Kristin Minter Kristin Minter Actress, Home Alone
34. Yani Gellman Yani Gellman Actor, The Lizzie McGuire Movie
35. Pat Hingle Pat Hingle Actor, Batman Pat Hingle (real name: Martin Patterson Hingle) was born in Miami, Florida, the son of a building contractor. His parents divorced when Hingle was still in his infancy (he never knew his father) and his mother supported the family by teaching school in Denver. She then began to travel (with her son in tow) in search of more lucrative work; by age 13 Hingle had lived in a dozen cities...
36. 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...
37. Chrissie Fit Chrissie Fit Actress, Pitch Perfect 2 Chrissie started singing at the age of five and always had a flare for the dramatic. She discovered the world of acting when she was about ten years old and was hooked. She performed in countless plays and musicals throughout her school years, and eventually started working with theatre companies in her hometown of Miami, Florida...
38. Jeff Baena Jeff Baena Writer, I Heart Huckabees
39. Dany Garcia Dany Garcia Producer, Snitch Dany Garcia is the Founder and President of The Garcia Companies, a Media Management Company. Ms. Garcia has worked in media in various capacities for the last 16 years, including areas such as sports entertainment, television and feature films. Ms. Garcia has a variety of media projects and credits...
40. Gonzalo Menendez Gonzalo Menendez Actor, The Dark Knight Rises
41. Ana Ayora Ana Ayora Actress, Marley & Me
42. Lina Esco Lina Esco Actress, LOL Lina was born in the year 1985 or 1986. She landed her first role as an actress when she was cast as Kelly in the movie "London" with Jessica Biel, back in 2005. Since that time Lina made a guest appearance as Angie Watson on the CBS hit show "CSI: New York" and was cast for a new movie called "Kingshighway" which will be released in 2008...
43. Mercedes Renard Mercedes Renard Actress, Hitch Mercedes Renard was Born in Miami Beach, Florida where her parents live since fleeing Cuba with her two brothers and sister. Renard's father, Roberto Lopez was a film and radio actor in Cuba. At the age of 16 she was scouted by a top modeling agency and sent her to Europe for the summer. After modeling in Europe...
44. Darcy Donavan Darcy Donavan Actress, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy Darcy Donavan is an American born actress and recording artist with a German, Italian and Brazilian ancestry. Born in Miami, Florida and raised in Nashville, Tennessee, Darcy began her career in the entertainment industry as a child actor and starred in number of national television commercials at a very young age...
45. Jeanine Mason Jeanine Mason Actress, Equally Dead Inside
46. Terri Garber Terri Garber Actress, Sporting Chance
47. Roxie Roker Roxie Roker Actress, Claudine
48. Laila Ali Laila Ali Self, Daddy's Girl
49. Mari Morrow Mari Morrow Actress, One Life to Live Morrow grew up in Miami, Florida. She made her television debut appearance in 1992 as Wendy Mallow on the popular television program, Baywatch. From 1995 to 1996, she portrayed Rachel Gannon on the ABC soap opera One Life to Live. Morrow also had a recurring appearance on the sitcom, Family Matters as Darius McCrary (Eddie)'s girlfriend and then ex-girlfriend...
50. Adam Irigoyen Adam Irigoyen Actor, Underdog Kids Adam Irigoyen began his acting career at the age of 11. He appeared in multiple commercials and print campaigns before guest-starring on the Disney Channel's Emmy Award-winning series, Wizards of Waverly Place, which eventually led to an audition for the role of "Deuce Martinez" on Shake It Up!. He has also appeared in the indie films "Flight", "Nickel or Dime" and "Electric Natural Safe"...
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