Cannes 2013 Up and Comers

by jeffvespa | created - 18 Apr 2013 | updated - 18 Apr 2013 | Public

1. Adelaide Clemens

Actress | Silent Hill: Revelation

Born and raised in Brisbane, Australia. Daughter of a British father. Clemens began working as an actress on Australian television while in high school. She guest-starred in a 2006 episode of Blue Water High as Juliet, and in 2007, she starred in the children's series Pirate Islands: The Lost ...

2. Callan McAuliffe

Actor | Flipped

Callan McAuliffe is an Australian actor, currently working in the USA, UK and Australia. He was born in Sydney, Australia and ultimately educated at The SCOTS College, wherafter he retains an immunity to - and perhaps even a fondness of - bagpipes. His USA career began in 2009 when Rob Reiner cast ...

3. Gemma Ward

Actress | The Strangers

Gemma Ward was born in Perth, Australia in 1987 and started her model career in the year 2002.

When she was 15 years old, she was discovered in the audience of Search for a Supermodel (2000), an Australian television show. At the age of 16, she was selected by Anna Wintour (fashion editor) to be ...

4. Elizabeth Debicki

Actress | The Great Gatsby

Debicki was born in Paris, to a Polish father and an Australian mother of Irish descent, who were both dancers. When she was five, the family moved to Melbourne, where she grew up with two younger siblings. She became interested in ballet at an early age and trained as a dancer until deciding to ...

5. Conor Fogarty

Actor | Hidden Eyes

Conor Fogarty is an actor, known for Hidden Eyes (2016), On Halloween (2018) and The Usain Bolt (2015).

6. Dagmara Dominczyk

Actress | The Count of Monte Cristo

Dagmara Dominczyk was born on July 17, 1976 in Kielce, Swietokrzyskie, Poland. She is an actress, known for The Count of Monte Cristo (2002), They (2002) and Rock Star (2001). She has been married to Patrick Wilson since June 18, 2005. They have two children.

7. Boyd Holbrook

Actor | Logan

Boyd Holbrook is an American actor and fashion model. He has appeared in films such as Milk (2008), Out of the Furnace (2013), Gone Girl (2014), A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014), Run All Night (2015) and in the Netflix series Narcos.

In 2007 Holbrook sent a screenplay to director Gus Van Sant, who...

8. Yayaying Rhatha Phongam

Actress | Only God Forgives

Born Rhatha Phongam, Thai actress and pop star Yayaying (Ying for short) is the daughter of famed comedic actor Noi Phongam. Yayaying has recorded with some of Thailand's top talents, and released her debut album when she was only 16. She is also an excellent dancer, and has studied ballet since ...

9. Tanya van Graan

Actress | 24 Hours to Live

Tanya van Graan was born on December 13, 1983 in South Africa. She is an actress, known for 24 Hours to Live (2017), Starship Troopers 3: Marauder (2008) and Death Race: Inferno (2013).

11. Sven Ruygrok

Actor | Zulu

Dynamic 19 year-old Sven Ruygrok graduated from Beaulieu College in 2009 with two distinctions - one of them in his favorite subject, Drama. A natural leader, Sven was Deputy Head Boy and was awarded Full Drama Colours.

Until recently, he was involved in Men's Artistic Gymnastics and received his ...

12. Conrad Kemp

Actor | Outcasts

Conrad Kemp is a South African actor of British and Afrikaans descent. He trained in Ireland at the Gaiety School of Acting. He has performed to critical acclaim in Ireland, the United Kingdom, South Africa and the USA, including principle roles on both the West End in London (Stones in his Pockets...

13. Roxanne Prentice

Actress | Blood Drive

Roxanne Prentice is an actress, known for Blood Drive (2017), Zulu (2013) and AKP: Job 27 (2013).

14. Logan Marshall-Green

Actor | The Invitation

Logan is a native of Charleston, South Carolina. His parents are both drama teachers. His mother, Lowry Marshall, is the artistic director of Brown University's repertory-theater department.

Logan graduated with a Master's in Fine Arts from New York University's Graduate Acting Program at the Tisch...

15. Ahna O'Reilly

Actress | The Help

Ahna O'Reilly was born on September 21, 1984 in Palo Alto, California, USA. She is an actress, known for The Help (2011), Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008) and Fruitvale Station (2013).

16. Valeria Bilello

Actress | Sense8

Valeria Bilello was born on May 2, 1982 in Sciacca, Sicily, Italy. She is an actress, known for Sense8 (2015), Miele (2013) and One Chance (2013).

17. Sophie Desmarais

Actress | Sarah préfère la course

Sophie Desmarais was born on July 24, 1986 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. She is an actress, known for Sarah préfère la course (2013), The Forbidden Room (2015) and The Auction (2013).

18. Geneviève Boivin-Roussy

Actress | L'Âge adulte

Geneviève Boivin-Roussy is an actress, known for L'Âge adulte (2017), Sarah préfère la course (2013) and Le règne de la beauté (2014).

19. Léa Seydoux

Actress | La vie d'Adèle

French actress Léa Seydoux was born in 1985 in Paris, France, to Valérie Schlumberger, a philanthropist, and Henri Seydoux, a businessman. Her grandfather, Jérôme Seydoux, is chairman of Pathé, and her father is a great-grandson of businessman and inventor Marcel Schlumberger (her mother also ...

20. Eve Hewson

Actress | Bridge of Spies

Eve Hewson was born on July 7, 1991 in Ireland as Memphis Eve Hewson. She is an actress, known for Bridge of Spies (2015), Enough Said (2013) and Robin Hood (2018).

21. Kerry Bishé

Actress | Argo

Kerry Bishé was born as Kerry Lynne Bishe. She is an actress, known for Argo (2012), Red State (2011) and Sex and the City (2008).

22. Benjamin Walker

Actor | The Choice

Benjamin Walker was born Benjamin Walker Davis in Georgia, and was raised in Cartersville, GA, the son of Jeannine (Walker), a music teacher, and Greg Davis, who worked in finance and owned a movie rental store. He has one older brother. Walker was educated at Cartersville High School in Georgia ...

23. Katie Chang

Actress | The Bling Ring

Katie Chang was born in Chicago, Illinois, USA. She is an actress, known for The Bling Ring (2013) and A Birder's Guide to Everything (2013).

24. Israel Broussard

Actor | The Bling Ring

Israel Broussard is an American actor. He was born Isaiah Israel Broussard on August 22, 1994 in Gulfport, Mississippi to Angela (Clapp) and Lawrence Clayton Adams. His biological father passed away when he was four, and he was raised in Saucier, Mississippi by his mother and stepfather, Gil ...

25. Taissa Farmiga

Actress | The Final Girls

Taissa Farmiga is an American actress, and the younger sister of Academy Award nominee Vera Farmiga, who is 21 years her senior. She was born in Readington Township, New Jersey, USA, to Ukrainian-born parents Michael and Lubomyra (Spas) Farmiga.

Unlike her older sister, Taissa initially had no ...

26. Claire Julien

Actress | The Bling Ring

Claire Julien was born on January 11, 1995 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Claire Alys Pfister. She is an actress, known for The Bling Ring (2013), The Dark Knight Rises (2012) and Phoenix: Chloroform (2013).