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1. Nicki Minaj Nicki Minaj Soundtrack, Despicable Me 2 Onika Tanya Maraj, better known as Nicki Minaj was born on December 8, 1982 in Saint James, Trinidad and Tobago and raised in Jamaica, Queens, New York. She grew up in a troubled family with a father that was a drug addict who later changed after he checked into rehab and started going to church. Minaj went to LaGaurdia High School and studied singing and acting...
2. Lorraine Toussaint Lorraine Toussaint Actress, Any Day Now SAG Award and Critics Choice Award winner for Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, Lorraine Toussaint shocked audiences on the smash hit Netflix original series "Orange is the New Black" as the viciously seductive inmate Vee. Toussaint's epically thrilling performance has won her glowing reviews from the likes of TV Guide and Vanity Fair...
3. Geoffrey Holder Geoffrey Holder Actor, Live and Let Die Dancer, choreographer and actor Geoffrey Holder was born on August 1, 1930, in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, into a middle-class family. One of four children, he was taught painting and dancing by his older brother Boscoe Holder, whose dance troupe, the Holder Dance Company, the young Geoffrey joined when he was seven years old...
4. Don Warrington Don Warrington Actor, Rising Damp Along with his brother, Don was raised in Warrington Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, Inspired to act after seeing the film On the Waterfront he got into stage school then became an Assistant Stage Manager. As there was already an actor called Donald Williams Don had to change his name so adopted that of the road he grew up in...
5. Gabrielle Reece Gabrielle Reece Self, Air Bud: Spikes Back Gabrielle Reece was born on January 6, 1970 in La Jolla, California as Gabrielle Allyse Reece. She is an actress and producer, known for Air Bud: Spikes Back (2003), Gattaca (1997) and Riding Giants (2004). She has been married to Laird John Hamilton since November 30, 1997. They have two children.
6. Adande 'Swoozie' Thorne Adande 'Swoozie' Thorne Actor, The Space Between Us Adande Thorne, aka sWooZie, is an actor, comedian, animator, director, professional gamer and YouTube star. Adande initially began his career as a professional gamer and traveled the world to compete in events appearing regularly on IGN and G4. His videos chronicled his journey and created a large and loyal following...
7. Marian Marsh Marian Marsh Actress, Svengali One of the early sound era's most attractive young leading ladies, doll-faced Marian Marsh enjoyed a short yet significant film career as the star of several memorable 1930s melodramas opposite some of the cinema's best, most charismatic lead actors. Her youthful, wide-eyed innocence combined with an...
8. Rudolph Walker Rudolph Walker Actor, EastEnders
9. Austin Stoker Austin Stoker Actor, Assault on Precinct 13 Leading and supporting African-American actor, Austin Stoker has been recognized since the 70s. Born and raised in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, West Indies, he attributes his affinity for the performing arts to being - since age 6 - a devoted participant in the over two-hundred-year-old Trinidad carnival - reportedly "The World's Most Colorful Festival"...
10. Aki Aleong Aki Aleong Actor, General Hospital Aki Aleong's career has spanned more than 60 years as an actor, singer, writer, producer and activist. He has served on the National Board of the Screen Actors Guild, appointed National Chair of SAG'S EEOC and was a member of the President's Diversity/Affirmative Action Task Force. Aki has also been Executive Director of AIM (Asians in Media)...
11. Tarita Virtue Tarita Virtue Actress, Living the Dream
12. Hazelle Goodman Hazelle Goodman Actress, Hannibal
13. Edric Connor Edric Connor Actor, Moby Dick
14. Erskine Sanford Erskine Sanford Actor, Citizen Kane
15. Steven Pressfield Steven Pressfield Writer, The Legend of Bagger Vance
16. Billy Ocean Billy Ocean Soundtrack, Filth
17. Sullivan Walker Sullivan Walker Actor, The Firm
18. Floella Benjamin Floella Benjamin Actress, Run, Fatboy, Run One of the most famous presenters of Play School she has recently devoted her life to charity work. As well as sitting on the Board of Governors of Britain's National Film & Television School, she was awarded the OBE by the Queen for services to broadcasting and charity in 2001. As of 28th May 2010...
19. Nadia Shazana Nadia Shazana Actress, Deja Vu Nadia Shazana and her brother Stephan were raised in a single-parent household by their mother, who relocated the family from Toronto, Canada to Bergen County, New Jersey. Nadia began working as a model during her teens but quickly realized that acting was her passion and went on to study at the prestigious American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City...
20. Oscar James Oscar James Actor, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
21. Jacqueline Chan Jacqueline Chan Actress, Cleopatra
22. Martina Laird Martina Laird Actress, Casualty
23. Jeffery Kissoon Jeffery Kissoon Actor, Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens
24. Jean Fenwick Jean Fenwick Actress, Arrest Bulldog Drummond
25. Valmike Rampersad Valmike Rampersad Actor, Bazodee Valmike graduated with distinction from Central School of Speech and Drama, England. Whilst training, he shot feature films, 'Jen' and 'Right Hand Drive'- nominated Best Feature UK, British Film Festival, L.A. Valmike plays an assassin and son of BAFTA nominee, Art Malik in 'Hotel', which was a semi-finalist at the Academy Awards 2010...
26. Nina Baden-Semper Nina Baden-Semper Actress, Love Thy Neighbour Nina Baden-Semper (born 1945) is a British actress of Trinidadian descent, best known for her role as Barbie Reynolds in the controversial sit-com of the 1970s, Love Thy Neighbour (co-starring Rudolph Walker) for Thames Television. Born in Trinidad and Tobago, Nina Baden-Semper was a dancer when she first came to Britain...
27. Trevor McDonald Trevor McDonald Self, Inside Death Row with Trevor McDonald
28. Stefan Kalipha Stefan Kalipha Actor, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
29. Ava Groves Ava Groves Actress, Paranormal After Party Ava Groves is an actress best known for her role as iCandy. A Paranormal Investigator on the hit TV show Paranormal After Party on Fox56 and The CW TV networks. She is an empath & natural conduit for spirits and has the ability to understand and share their feelings. She recognized her true empathic potential while investigating in the field and out on different haunted locations with her peers...
30. Sonny Caldinez Sonny Caldinez Actor, Raiders of the Lost Ark
31. Sir Lancelot Sir Lancelot Actor, I Walked with a Zombie He was born Lancelot Victor Edward Pinard, to well-to-do Anglophile parents in Trinidad. Oddly though, it wasn't until schooling took him to New York City in 1940 that he discovered a love of calypso music. In a profession where successful artists commonly took names like King Radio or Lord Invader...
32. Sheldon Robins Sheldon Robins Producer, Forever the North... Named after Saints Sheldon Robins is an award winning producer, writer and director, he has an extensive worldwide entertainment experience spanning twenty-two years. As a graduate from National University, Sheldon has a Masters Degree in Film Arts, and he has a BA in Liberal Arts from St Mary's College of California...
33. Clive Clerk Clive Clerk Actor, Send Me No Flowers
34. Heather Headley Heather Headley Self, Breakin' All the Rules Won a 2000 Tony Award for Best Performance By a Leading Actress in a Musical for her role in "Aida". Released her debut album in 2002, "This is who I am". Moved to Fort Wayne, Indiana at age 15. As a student in university, she performed at the Marriott Lincolnshire Theatre, in "Dreamgirls" and "The World Goes Round". Is of Trinidadian descent.
35. Corinne Skinner-Carter Corinne Skinner-Carter Actress, EastEnders
36. Tony Craig Tony Craig Actor, Due South Tony Craig is a performer whose abilities apparently know few boundaries. He is an accomplished musician, and has performed live on stage as a singer/drummer with Ben E King, Etta James, Martha Reeves, Mary Wells, Sam and Dave, The Mighty Sparrow, to name just a few. As a songwriter and session musician...
37. Fresh Kid Ice Fresh Kid Ice Soundtrack, Boyz n the Hood Christopher Wong Won (Fresh Kid Ice) was born in Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago. His family is Trinidadian and Cantonese and due to his origins he is often cited as the first Asian rapper. At the age of 12 he moved from Trinidad & Tobago to Brooklyn, New York. In 1982 he graduated from Samuel J Tilden high school...
38. Ken Renard Ken Renard Actor, True Grit
39. Mercedes LeAnza Mercedes LeAnza Producer, Homeroom
40. Rama Bai Rama Bai Actress, North by Northwest
41. Cissy King Cissy King Self, The Lawrence Welk Show
42. Hazel Scott Hazel Scott Self, The Hazel Scott Show Originally from Trinidad and Tobago, classical and jazz musician Hazel Scott became one of America's premier pianists of her time. Born on June 11, 1920, this child prodigy first started tickling the ivories at age 3 under the guidance of her mother. She moved with her family to the U.S. in 1924 where...
43. Xavier Atencio Xavier Atencio Soundtrack, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
44. Ed Wolff Ed Wolff Actor, The Phantom Creeps
45. Stephen Hadeed Jr. Stephen Hadeed Jr. Actor, Moving Parts
46. Frank Singuineau Frank Singuineau Actor, An American Werewolf in London Frank Singuineau was a Trinidadian actor of stage and screen who worked in Britain, where he moved from Trinidad and Tobago in the 1940s. Employed by the Shell Company, he took an active interest in Amateur Dramatics. Just after the Second World War he gave up his job with Shell, traveled to London and became an actor...
47. Horace Ové Horace Ové Director, Pressure
48. Frances-Anne Solomon Frances-Anne Solomon Writer, A Winter Tale Frances-Anne Solomon is an award-winning filmmaker, writer, producer, curator, and entrepreneur in film, TV, radio, theatre, and new media. Born in England of Trinidadian parents, she was raised and educated in the Caribbean and Canada before moving to Great Britain where she built a successful career with the BBC as a TV Drama Producer and Executive Producer...
49. Rendell Bryce Rendell Bryce Costume and Wardrobe Department, Jurassic World Known for his work on Jurassic World, The 5th Wave, The Great Debaters, and for his upcoming role as "Nathan" on OWN's first scripted drama series "Queen Sugar". Rendell Bryce spent his first 11 years, growing up on the island Caribbean island of Trinidad in the West Indies until he and has family relocated to New York City...
50. Errol John Errol John Actor, The Nun's Story Errol John began his professional career as a journalist and commercial artist in his native Trinidad. In 1946, he co-founded an amateur theatre group with Errol Hill called the Whitehall Players (also known as the Company of Players). While there, John worked in a number of different capacities including as a playwright...
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