Cool actors

by danwat1234 | created - 17 Feb 2019 | updated - 19 hours ago | Public

1. Paul Fix

Actor | Red River

Paul Fix, the well-known movie and TV character actor who played "Marshal Micah Torrance" on the TV series The Rifleman (1958), was born Peter Paul Fix on March 13, 1901 in Dobbs Ferry, New York to brew-master Wilhelm Fix and his wife, the former Louise C. Walz. His mother and father were German ...

2. David Schneider

Sound_department | Innerspace

David Schneider is known for his work on Innerspace (1987), The 'Burbs (1989) and Frailty (2001). He died on August 2, 2016 in the USA.

3. Jackie Joseph

Actress | The Little Shop of Horrors

Jackie Joseph was born on November 7, 1933 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Sammie Jacqueline Joseph. She is an actress and writer, known for The Little Shop of Horrors (1960), Small Soldiers (1998) and Gremlins (1984). She has been married to David Lawrence since December 2, 2003. She was ...

4. Alanna Ubach

Actress | Coco

Hardly recognizable from one character to the next, Ubach has starred in over 200 theater, film and television projects, including the Peabody Award-winning "Men of a Certain Age" and the Oscar-winning "Coco" as Mama Imelda, the family's matriarch. She was nominated for a SAG award for her ...

5. Sandra Warner

Actress | Point Blank

Sandra Warner was born on March 14, 1935 in Middletown, New York, USA as Sandra Faye Warner. She was an actress, known for Point Blank (1967), The Twilight Zone (1959) and Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1962). She was married to Dixon Nicomaid McKenna Jr., Theodore F Bobo and Charles W Byrd. She ...

6. Jennifer Connelly

Actress | A Beautiful Mind

Jennifer Connelly was born in the Catskill Mountains, New York, to Ilene (Schuman), a dealer of antiques, and Gerard Connelly, a clothing manufacturer. Her father had Irish and Norwegian ancestry, and her mother was from a Jewish immigrant family. Jennifer grew up in Brooklyn Heights, just across ...

7. Jeannette Sousa

Actress | American Housewife

Jeannette Sousa is an actress and writer, known for American Housewife (2016), A Date with Miss Fortune (2015) and Castle (2009). She has been married to Ryan Scott since 2003.

8. Toni Basil

Actress | Five Easy Pieces

Toni Basil began her career as a dancer and assistant choreographer, working on such shows as Hullabaloo (1965) choreographed by David Winters. Later, she choreographed the hit film American Graffiti (1973) and also began appearing in films, including the now-classic Easy Rider (1969). After several...

9. Sharon Tate

Actress | Valley of the Dolls

Sharon's early life was one of constant moving as her father served in the military. When she lived in Italy, she was voted "Homecoming Queen" of her high school. After being an extra in a few Italian films, Sharon headed to Hollywood where she would again start as an extra. Her first big break ...

10. Jennifer Grey

Actress | Dirty Dancing

Jennifer Grey is an American actress who starred in the film Dirty Dancing (1987) opposite Patrick Swayze, a sleeper hit that would become one of the biggest films of the 1980s. She had previously appeared with Patrick Swayze in John Milius's cold war drama Red Dawn (1984) as 'Toni', one of the '...

11. Stana Katic

Actress | Castle

Stana Katic stars in the new 10-episode TV series Absentia (2017), produced by Sony Pictures Television and premiering on Amazon.

Katic's feature film work includes: CBGB (2013), about the punk rock club in NYC; Big Sur (2013), based on the Jack Kerouac novel; Frank Miller's film The Spirit (2008); ...

12. Morena Baccarin

Actress | Deadpool

Morena Baccarin was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to actress Vera Setta and journalist Fernando Baccarin. Her uncle was actor Ivan Setta. Morena has Italian and Brazilian Portuguese ancestry. She moved to New York at the age of 10, when her father was transferred there. She attended the LaGuardia...

13. Mia Sara

Actress | Timecop

Mia Sara is an American actress. She is best known for Legend (1985) and Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986).

She also had minor roles in A Stranger Among Us (1992) and Timecop (1994).

In 1996, she married Jason Connery, son of Sean Connery, with whom she performed in Bullet to Beijing (1995). In June ...

14. Kevin Conroy

Actor | Batman: The Killing Joke

Kevin Conroy was born on November 30, 1955 in Westbury, New York. At age 17, Kevin earned a full scholarship to attend Juilliard's drama division, where he studied under actor John Houseman. In 1978, after graduating from Juilliard, he toured with "The Acting Company", Houseman's acting group, and ...

15. Adrienne Barbeau

Actress | Escape from New York

Adrienne Jo Barbeau is an American actress and author best known for her roles on the TV series Maude (1972) and in horror films, especially those directed by John Carpenter, with whom she was once married. She was born on June 11, 1945 in Sacramento, California, the daughter of an executive for ...

16. Haviland Morris

Actress | Sixteen Candles

Haviland Morris was born on September 14, 1959 in New Jersey, USA. She is an actress, known for Sixteen Candles (1984), Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990) and Home Alone 3 (1997). She is married to Robert Score. They have two children.

17. Lisa Hartman

Actress | Knots Landing

Lisa Hartman was born on June 1, 1956 in Houston, Texas, USA. She is known for her work on Knots Landing (1979), Tabitha (1976) and Deadly Blessing (1981). She has been married to Clint Black since October 20, 1991. They have one child.

18. Ruby Rose

Actress | Orange Is the New Black

Ruby Rose Langenheim (born 20 March 1986), better known as Ruby Rose, is an Australian model, DJ, boxer, recording artist, actress, television presenter, and MTV VJ. Rose emerged in the media spotlight as a presenter on MTV Australia, followed by several high-profile modelling gigs, notably as the ...

19. America Olivo

Actress | Chicago P.D.

America Olivo was born on January 5, 1978 in Van Nuys, California, USA as Ameríca Athene Olivo. She is an actress and producer, known for Chicago P.D. (2014), Bitch Slap (2009) and Friday the 13th (2009). She has been married to Christian Campbell since July 5, 2009. They have one child.

20. Lane Bradbury

Writer | From the Midst of Pain

Lane Bradbury was born on June 17, 1938 in Buckhead, Georgia, USA as Janette Lane Bradbury. She is an actress and writer, known for From the Midst of Pain (2010), Then Came Bronson (1969) and Gunsmoke (1955). She was previously married to Lou Antonio.

21. Julian Fellowes

Writer | Gosford Park

Julian Fellowes was born on August 17, 1949 in Cairo, Egypt as Julian Alexander Fellowes. He is a writer and actor, known for Gosford Park (2001), Downton Abbey (2010) and From Time to Time (2009). He has been married to Emma Joy Kitchener-Fellowes since April 28, 1990. They have one child.

22. Angela Featherstone

Actress | The Wedding Singer

Angela Featherstone ended her teenage years as a top fashion model, working with such great photographers as Irving Penn, David Bailey, and Bruce Weber. But for her life's work of acting, she downplayed her striking features to play unlikely roles, emerging as an actress with exceptional ...

23. Rachel McLish

Actress | Aces: Iron Eagle III

Rachel McLish was born on June 21, 1955 in Harlingen, Texas, USA as Raquel Livia Elizondo. She is an actress, known for Aces: Iron Eagle III (1992), Raven Hawk (1996) and Ordinary Average Guys (2011). She has been married to Ron Samuels since 1990. She was previously married to John P. McLish.

24. Sybil Danning

Actress | Halloween

Tall, leggy, buxom and statuesque 5'7" blonde beauty Sybil Danning reigns supreme as one of the sexiest, most dynamic and commanding actresses to achieve cult B-movie queen status. She was born Sybille Johanna Danninger on May 24, 1952, in Wels, Austria, the daughter of a US Army major father and ...

25. Judy Landers

Actress | Armed and Dangerous

Judy Landers' pleasing personality and physical attributes have made this former Juilliard music student one of the popular character actresses in both action series like B.J. and the Bear (1978) and Vega$ (1978), as well as in a multitude of situation comedies during the 1980s. Although a student ...

26. Zibby Allen

Actress | The Flash

Zibby Allen was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, California. As a young adult she trained with The American Conservatory (A.C.T. in San Francisco) via the Young Conservatory program. Later she went on to study with Steppenwolf West in Los Angeles. In addition to acting, Allen writes, ...

27. Whitney Blake

Actress | Hazel

Whitney Blake was born on February 20, 1926 in Eagle Rock, California, USA as Nancy Ann Whitney. She was a writer and actress, known for Hazel (1961), Mannix (1967) and My Gun Is Quick (1957). She was married to Allan Manings, Jack Fields and John Thomas Baxter Jr. She died on September 28, 2002 in...

28. Alana De La Garza

Actress | Law & Order

Alana De La Garza was born in Columbus, Ohio and later relocated to Texas, ultimately attending the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP). After college, she moved to Orlando, Florida, landing roles in a number of independent films as well as commercials. Her work took her to New York, where she ...

29. Lexa Doig

Actress | Andromeda

Toronto native Alexandra Doig was born on June 8th, 1973, to Filipina mother Gloria and Irish-Scottish father David. Her parents held season tickets to their local theater, and Lexa was inspired to begin acting after seeing a production of "Porgy and Bess" at the age of nine. She dropped out of ...

30. Liz Vassey

Actress | CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

Liz Vassey began acting at the age of nine, performing in over fifty musicals and plays. She moved to New York at the age of sixteen to join the cast of All My Children. For her work on that show, she was nominated for her first Daytime Emmy. Since then, Liz has appeared as a regular or recurring ...

31. Bruce Altman

Actor | Running Scared

Bruce Altman was born on July 3, 1955 in The Bronx, New York, USA. He is an actor, known for Running Scared (2006), Matchstick Men (2003) and Regarding Henry (1991). He has been married to Darcy M. McGraw since 1982. They have one child.

32. Carolyn Seymour

Actress | Mortal Kombat: Annihilation

Ms. Seymour is an English actress, best-known as Jenny on BBC1's Take Three Girls (1969), Abby Grant on BBC's Survivors (1975), and Zoey on NBC's Quantum Leap (1989). Her most recognized movie role remains Grace Gurney in The Ruling Class (1972) (opposite Peter O'Toole). Other credits include ...

33. Paulina Gerzon

Actress | Definitely, Maybe

Paulina Gerzon was born on January 27, 1995 in New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress and director, known for Definitely, Maybe (2008), Made in New York (2015) and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999).

34. Helene Joy

Actress | Murdoch Mysteries

A native of Perth, Australia, Helene Joy trained at the prestigious Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts. Her early career began on the stage where she performed various roles with the famous Sydney-based Bell Shakespeare Theatre Company. She went on to play such classic roles as Juliet,...

35. Katherine Norland

Actress | Beauty and the Baller

Katherine Norland is an actress, poet and filmmaker living in Los Angeles, CA

In 2005 she Co-Stared on "Malcolm In The Middle" in the Mrs. Tri-County episode. In 2007 she was in "Chicago Massacre: Richard Speck" she played opposite Corin Nemec.

In 2004 she carried the starring role in the feature ...

36. Chas Laughlin

Actor | Attempting LA

Chas Laughlin is an actor and director, known for Attempting LA (2019), Whiteblood (2017) and Mysteries of the Unexplained (2017).

37. Mim Drew

Actress | Marvin Marvin

Mim Drew is an actress and producer, known for Marvin Marvin (2012), United States of Tara (2009) and All About Us (2007). She is married to Hal Long. They have two children.

38. Jenna Elfman

Actress | Keeping the Faith

Jenna Elfman began her career as a professional dancer, appearing in music videos by Depeche Mode and Anthrax, and danced on the 1991 Academy Awards live broadcast, choreographed by Debbie Allen.

She ultimately transitioned to acting, best known for her role as Dharma in the hit television series "...

39. Mili Avital

Actress | Stargate

Mili Avital began her career, at the age of 17, in Christopher Hampton's "Dangerous Liaisons", at the Cameri Theater of Tel Aviv. Among her Israeli films, she won the 1992 Israeli Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for Over the Ocean (1991) (aka "Over the Ocean"). Arriving in New York in ...

40. Andrea Roth

Actress | Dark Places

Andrea Roth, a first generation Scottish-Dutch Canadian, was born in Woodstock, Ontario. Her first theatrical appearance was in The Miracle Worker when she was eleven. She received her big show business break when she starred in the mini-series A Woman of Independent Means (1995), playing Sally ...



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