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1. Nicki Minaj Nicki Minaj Soundtrack, Ice Age: Continental Drift 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, Dangerous Minds Trinidadian-born Brooklyn-raised Lorraine Toussaint graduated from Manhattan's High School of Performing Arts in 1978. She then enrolled herself at the Juilliard School's drama division as a member of Group 11 (1978-1982). She graduated from Juilliard with a Bachelors of Fine Arts degree. Lorraine is...
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, Black XXX-Mas
5. Gabrielle Reece Gabrielle Reece Self, Episode dated 12 October 1993
6. Rudolph Walker Rudolph Walker Actor, Teletubbies
7. Hazelle Goodman Hazelle Goodman Actress, Hannibal
8. Tarita Virtue Tarita Virtue Actress, Living the Dream
9. Sullivan Walker Sullivan Walker Actor, The Firm
10. 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"...
11. 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)...
12. 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...
13. 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.
14. Billy Ocean Billy Ocean Soundtrack, Filth
15. Frances De Lancey Frances De Lancey Actress, Girlfriends' Getaway Frances De Lancey was fortunate to discover her broad love for the arts and have it supported at a young age, she sang, danced, acted and played the piano and steel pan but most of all she was very outspoken and creative. In her high school years at the St François Girls' College she discovered her...
16. Trevor McDonald Trevor McDonald Self, Inside Death Row with Trevor McDonald
17. Steve Rahaman Steve Rahaman Producer, To Be King Multi-Award winning Director, Steve Rahaman was born on the Caribbean Islands of Trinidad and Tobago in October 1977. Upon moving to New York, he spent his early childhood years in Brooklyn, but now resides in Queens, NY. His love for film began at the early age of nine. He found his passion in writing short stories and entered his work into academic writing competitions...
18. Tony Craig Tony Craig Actor, The Recruit 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...
19. 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...
20. Martina Laird Martina Laird Actress, Blitz
21. 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...
22. Steven Pressfield Steven Pressfield Writer, Freejack
23. Mercedes LeAnza Mercedes LeAnza Producer, Chaperones
24. Sheldon Robins Sheldon Robins Producer, Murder101 Named after Saints Sheldon Robins is an award winning producer, writer and director, he has an extensive worldwide entertainment experience spanning twenty-two years. Robins graduated from St Mary's College of California and is currently finishing his Masters in Arts in Film Studies. His prior studies in Criminal Justice inspired his passion for detail which resonates in his film projects...
25. Valmike Rampersad Valmike Rampersad Actor, Episode #1.125 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. Jacqueline Chan Jacqueline Chan Actress, Cleopatra
27. Ken Renard Ken Renard Actor, True Grit
28. Clive Clerk Clive Clerk Actor, Send Me No Flowers
29. Stefan Kalipha Stefan Kalipha Actor, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
30. 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...
31. Ren Heeralal Ren Heeralal Costume and Wardrobe Department, The Great Debaters
32. Errol John Errol John Actor, The Nun's Story
33. Nadia Shazana Nadia Shazana Actress, Deja Vu Among Nadia's movie and television credits, she portrayed the character 'Jacy' on NBC's award-winning series "ER" for 8 seasons. Nadia 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...
34. Jeffery Kissoon Jeffery Kissoon Actor, Dirty Pretty Things
35. Cissy King Cissy King Self, Tribute to Walt Disney
36. Haddaway Haddaway Soundtrack, Just Married
37. Lou Ferguson Lou Ferguson Actor, Maid in Manhattan
38. Edric Connor Edric Connor Actor, Moby Dick
39. Erskine Sanford Erskine Sanford Actor, Citizen Kane
40. Jean Fenwick Jean Fenwick Actress, Arrest Bulldog Drummond
41. Brian Lara Brian Lara Self, Brian Lara International Cricket 2007
42. Andy B. Dardaine Andy B. Dardaine Actor, The L.A. Riot Spectacular Andy Dardaine, a native of Trinidad and Tobago, was raised in Boston, Massachusetts. Andy relocated to Orlando, Florida where he attended the University of Central Florida. During his studies, Andy landed numerous roles in commercials as well as on the stage at the Conservatory. After successfully completing his undergraduate studies...
43. Stokely Carmichael Stokely Carmichael Self, Anatomy of Violence
44. Frank Crichlow Frank Crichlow Self, The Mangrove Nine
45. 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. At the age of 12 he moved from Trinidad & Tobago to Brooklyn, New York. In 1982 he graduated from Samuel J Tilden high school, and that summer he joined the U.S. Air Force for a four year stint ...
46. Horace Ové Horace Ové Director, Pressure
47. Sonny Caldinez Sonny Caldinez Actor, Raiders of the Lost Ark
48. Christopher Mayer Christopher Mayer Actor, My Brother Tom
49. David Lewis David Lewis Producer, Dark Victory
50. Xavier Atencio Xavier Atencio Soundtrack, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
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