Celebrity Names with the Letter S: Part 3by christophershobris | created - 25 Jul 2016 | updated - 01 Aug 2016 | Public
This is a list of celebrity names who's names (first names) begin with the letter S. This is a tribute to all the entertainers in the entertainment business. Click on a name to learn more. Enjoy!
1. Shô Kosugi
Actor | Ninja Assassin
Easily the best known actor/martial artist during the 1980s ninja cinema craze, Kosugi was a proficient martial artist & skilled weapons performer which was highlighted in his several starring roles.
Kosugi grew up as the youngest child and only son of a Tokyo fisherman, and began his martial arts ...
Actress | House of Sand and Fog
Shohreh Aghdashloo was born Shohreh Vaziri-Tabar on May 11, 1952 in Tehran, Iran. In the 1970s at age 20, she achieved nationwide stardom in her homeland of Iran, starring in some prominent pictures such as Gozaresh (1977) directed by the renowned Abbas Kiarostami, which won critics awards at the ...
3. Shona Kay
Actress | Beautiful Beast
Shona Kay is a British actress. Born to an English mother and a Dutch Father, as Shona Krekelberg. As a girl Shona caught the eye of an international modeling agency which began her performing career. While attending school, she booked print work, commercials and music videos in San Fransisco and ...
Actress | Napoleon Dynamite
Shondrella Avery was born in Los Angeles, California, USA as Shondrella Dupre Avery. Before her career in Hollywood, Shondrella made a name for herself as a model and a stand up comic. She is an actress and producer, known for Napoleon Dynamite (2004), End of Watch (2012), Deja Vu (2006), and The ...
Actress | Hamill
Shoshannah Stern was born on July 3, 1980 in Walnut Creek, California, USA as Shoshannah Oppenheimer Stern. She is an actress and writer, known for The Hammer (2010), Jericho (2006) and Supernatural (2005). She has been married to Ricky Mitchell since June 3, 2012.
10. Shraddha Kapoor
Actress | Aashiqui 2
Shraddha Kapoor is an Indian film actress. Prior to making her cinematic debut, she took up theatre studies at Boston University, but dropped out after her first year to begin her acting career. She made her screen debut in the 2010 drama fictional Teen Patti for which she earned a nomination for ...
14. Shug Fisher
Actor | Mister Roberts
This country singing-and-playing perennial earned the nickname of "Shug" early in life from his mother, who used to call him "sugar" as an infant. The native Oklahoman was born George Clinton Fisher in 1907, the son of a Scots-Irish father and part Choctaw mother. He learned how to play the ...
19. Sian Breckin
Actress | Donkey Punch
Sian Breckin is a British actress. After graduating from Drama School, Sian was cast by Des Hamilliton in Donkey Punch for Warp Films which was her first role on screen. Sian went on to begin her television career and work again with Warp Films in the role of Kelly in Tyrannosaur. Sian continues to...
21. Siân Phillips
Actress | Dune
Veteran stage actress Sian Phillips is forever identified on television as the tarantula mother/empress Livia in the classic BBC series I, Claudius (1976), and as the Reverend Mother in the science fiction epic film Dune (1984). Her broad range of roles went from endearing to downright deadly.
24. Sibel Kekilli
Actress | Gegen die Wand
Sibel Kekilli is a German actress of Turkish origin. With her debut in Fatih Akin's movie "Head On" she gained major public attention. The film won the Golden Bear at the Berlin Film Festival 2004 and her acting performance received several national and international prizes, among them the highly ...
25. Sibi Blazic
Stunts | The Dark Knight Rises
Sibi Blazic was born on April 14, 1970 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Srboslava (Srbislava) Blazic. She is known for her work on The Dark Knight Rises (2012), George of the Jungle (1997) and Girl, Interrupted (1999). She has been married to Christian Bale since January 29, 2000. They have two ...
27. Sibylla Deen
Actress | Tyrant
Sibylla Deen was born and raised in Sydney, Australia. From a young age, Sibylla showed a keen interest in acting. She began her professional acting studies at age 12 traveling to the US, China and New Zealand to perform on stage. She is known for her portrayal of 'Nusrat Al Fayeed' , Tyrant (fX) ...
28. Sid Caesar
Actor | Grease
Comedian, saxophonist, composer, actor and musician, he performed within the orchestras of Charlie Spivak, Shep Fields and Claude Thornhill as saxophonist. Later, as super-hip jazz musician "Cool Cees" in television skits, he played tenor saxophone, and sang with the satirical trio "The Hair Cuts" ...
29. Sid Haig
Actor | House of 1000 Corpses
Tall, bald and nearly always bearded, Sid Haig has provided hulking menace to many a low-budget exploitation film and high-priced action film.
Sid Haig was born Sidney Eddie Mosesian on July 14, 1939 in Fresno, California, a screaming ball of hair. His parents, Roxy (Mooradian) and Haig Mosesian, an...
30. Sid Mallya
Actor | Brahman Naman
Sid Mallya was born on May 7th 1987 in Los Angeles, California. He is an actor best known for Brahman Naman (2016), Homecoming (2016) and Persuasions (2015). He trained at the Royal Central School Of Speech And Drama, and was also a part of the 2013 ABC Television Groups Los Angeles Showcase.
34. Sidney Blackmer
Actor | Rosemary's Baby
Sidney Blackmer, the Tony-award winning actor who played Teddy Roosevelt in seven movies, is best remembered by today's movie audiences for his turn as the warlock/coven-leader Roman Castevet in Roman Polanski's Rosemary's Baby (1968).
Born and raised in Salisbury, North Carolina, where he made his ...
35. Sidney J. Furie
Director | Superman IV: The Quest for Peace
Toronto-born Sidney J. Furie has enjoyed an incredibly distinguished career that has spanned more than five decades. Having dabbled in every genre, Furie has directed films starring Marlon Brando, Frank Sinatra, Robert Redford, Diana Ross, Michael Caine, Peter O'Toole, Rodney Dangerfield, Barbara ...
36. Sidney Greenbush
Actress | Little House on the Prairie
Sidney Greenbush was born Sidney Robyn Danae Bush (born three minutes later), is the identical twin sister of Rachel Lindsay Rene Bush on May 25, 1970 in Hollywood, California. Their father, Billy Bush, is an actor who starred in films such as "Five Easy Pieces" (1970), "Alice Doesn't Live Here ...
39. Sidney Lumet
Director | 12 Angry Men
Sidney Lumet was a master of cinema, best known for his technical knowledge and his skill at getting first-rate performances from his actors -- and for shooting most of his films in his beloved New York. He made over 40 movies, often complex and emotional, but seldom overly sentimental. Although ...
40. 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 ...
42. Siena Goines
Actress | The 40 Year Old Virgin
Siena Goines was born in Washington DC and moved to Vallejo CA at the age of six. Single parent home, public assistance and a handful of obstacles. She had teachers and friends who presented choices that showed her she could have a better life than the one presented in her single parent home-life. ...
43. Sienna Miller
Actress | G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra
Sienna Rose Diana Miller was born in New York City, but was raised in London, England. Her father, Edwin "Ed" Miller, who is American-born, is an investment banker and a dealer in Modern Chinese paintings. Her mother, Josephine "Jo" Miller, was a South African model and a personal assistant to ...
44. Sienna Guillory
Actress | Love Actually
Sienna Guillory is the daughter of American folk guitarist Isaac Guillory and Tina Thompson, an English model. Guillory's parents encouraged her to express herself artistically as she was growing up and this led to her decision to become an actor. She was educated at Gresham's School, Holt, Norfolk...
45. Sierra Boggess
Sierra Marjory Boggess was born May 20, 1982. She is best known for her roles as Ariel in the Broadway production of "The Little Mermaid" and Christine Daae in "The Phantom of the Opera". Her career started when she was cast in the Ensemble and as the understudy of Cosette in the US Tour of Les ...
46. Sierra Fisk
Actress | The League
Actress and model Sierra Fisk is a graduate of the University of California San Diego, with her degree in Theatre. Fisk also trained at the University of Kent in Canterbury, England, preparing her for such future roles as Ophelia in "Hamlet," Mia Wallace in "Pulp Shakespeare," Marie in "Woyzeck," ...
47. Sierra Love
Actress | Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Sierra Love is a native Californian. Sierra grew up in Beaumont, California, and she's the youngest of four children. Sierra is an avid reader, and keeps collections of both fiction and non-fiction. In her free time, she practices Muay Thai and mixed martial arts. She has two cats, named Hephaestus...
Actress | Killjoys
Sierra Leone Wooldridge is a Canadian model and actress. She was born in Halifax and raised in Ottawa where her attendance at an acting academy commenced at the age of twelve. She continued her schooling over the course of nine years before making her way to Toronto where she now resides.
51. Sig Hansen
Actor | Cars 2
Sig Hansen was born on April 28, 1966 in Seattle, Washington, USA as Sigurd Jonny Hansen. He is known for his work on Cars 2 (2011), Deadliest Catch (2005) and After the Catch (2007). He is married to June Hansen. They have two children. He was previously married to Lisa Eckstrom.
52. Sigourney Weaver
Actress | Avatar
Sigourney Weaver was born Susan Alexandra Weaver in Leroy Hospital in Manhattan, New York City. Her father, TV producer Sylvester L. Weaver Jr., originally wanted to name her Flavia, because of his passion for Roman history (he had already named her elder brother Trajan). Her mother, Elizabeth ...
54. Sigrid Thornton
Actress | SeaChange
An icon of the Australian screen, Sigrid Thornton has starred in many of the films now regarded as classics of the Australian cinema. They include George Miller's box office hit The Man From Snowy River (Fox Classics), The Lighthorsemen (RKO), directed by Simon Wincer, Slate Wyn And Me (Hemdale) ...
55. Sigrid Valdis
Actress | Our Man Flint
A native Californian of Swedish descent, Sigrid Valdis (the professional stage name of Patricia Olson) was raised in the Westwood/Brentwood suburbs of Los Angeles, and attended many exclusive private schools, including Marymount High School. Upon graduation she moved to Europe, then to New York ...
56. Sil Brook
Born August 27, 1968. Early years studied in the UK. Graduated from the University of South Carolina in 1989 with a BFA degree in Media Arts. Best known as the co-founder and chief executive officer of Tierra Productions. The company worked doing research for documentaries such as " Mysteries of ...
59. Silje Reinåmo
Actress | Thale
Actress, singer and musical performer. Silje was born in the North of Norway and was educated at Bårdar Institute of Dance in Oslo, and at the prestigious Guildford School of Acting in Surrey, England, where she graduated in 2007.
She has performed in several productions for television, film, musical...
62. Simon Abkarian
Actor | Casino Royale
Simon Abkarian was born Simone Abkarian on March 5, 1962, in Gonesse, a northeastern suburb of Paris, France, into a French - Armenian family. Young Simon Abkarian grew up in a trilingual environment, he learned French at school in addition to his native Armenian, and also learned English by ...
63. Simón Andreu
Actor | Die Another Day
Simón Andreu was born on January 1, 1941 in Sa Pobla, Balearic Islands, Spain as Simón Andreu Trobat. He is an actor, known for Die Another Day (2002), The Way (2010) and Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004). He has been married to Maria Nieves Salgado since 1971.
Actor | The Death of Stalin
Simon Russell Beale is one of the most popular and critically acclaimed talents in British theatre.
He spent his early years abroad as his father was Surgeon General to the British Army (his mother is also a doctor), but aged 8 was relocated to England and became a pupil at St Paul's Cathedral ...
68. Simon Beaufoy
Writer | Slumdog Millionaire
Born in Keighley, West Yorkshire. He attended Malsis School in Cross Hills Ermysted's Grammar School at Skipton, later he attended Sedbergh School in Cumbria.
He has read English at St Peter's College, Oxford and graduated from the Arts Institute at Bournemouth.
In 2009 he won an Academy Award for ...
72. Simon Callow
Actor | Four Weddings and a Funeral
Simon Callow was born on June 13, 1949 in London, England as Simon Phillip Hugh Callow. He is an actor and writer, known for Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994), Shakespeare in Love (1998) and A Room with a View (1985). He has been married to Sebastian Fox since June 2016.
73. Simon Cowell
Self | Scary Movie 3
Simon Cowell was born in Lambeth, London and brought up in Elstree, Hertfordshire. He is the son of Julie Cowell (née Josie Dalglish), a ballet dancer, and Eric Selig Phillip Cowell, a music industry executive. Simon started his career in the music industry working in the mailroom at EMI Music ...
74. Simon Curtis
Producer | My Week with Marilyn
Simon Curtis began his directing career at the Royal Court Theatre, where he was Deputy Director to Max Stafford Clark and director of the Theatre Upstairs. His many productions there included the world premiere of Jim Cartwright's ROAD, which transferred to the Lincoln Center, New York. He has ...
79. Simon Helberg
Actor | The Big Bang Theory
Simon Helberg was born and raised in Los Angeles but despite this, and the fact that his father is the actor Sandy Helberg and his mother the casting director Harriet B. Helberg, his main interest as a young boy was karate. In his teens, though, he discovered acting and went on to study at New York...
81. Simon Jones
Simon Jones was born on July 27, 1950 in Charlton Park, Wiltshire, England. He is an actor, known for The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (1981), Brideshead Revisited (1981) and The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Radio Show Live (2016). He has been married to Nancy Lewis since December 3, 1983. ...
Actor | Jaws 3-D
Born in Ely, Cambridgeshire, England, the light-haired, aristocratically handsome Simon MacCorkindale's first career choice was to follow in his Air Force pilot father Peter's bootsteps by joining the Air Training Corps., but his deteriorating eyesight forced him to choose an alternative vocation. ...
86. Simon Meacock
Actor | Outlander
Simon Meacock was born in London and has been acting since the age of seven. He is best known as Hugh Munro in Outlander and for Endeavour, Peep Show, Poldark, DCI Banks, The Musketeers, A Touch of Frost, Silent Witness, Wire in the Blood, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest and Luc Besson's...
87. Simon Merrells
Actor | The Wolfman
Essex boy Simon is the elder of the two acting Merrells brothers, born in 1965, three years before his sibling Jason. Though there was no acting background in the family both boys were keen to tread the boards at an early age, attending Saturday morning drama classes, then a Sylvia Young school, ...
88. Simon Monjack
Writer | Two Days, Nine Lives
Simon Monjack was born on March 9, 1970 in Hillingdo, Middlesex, England. Simon has been known mainly for dating and marrying the late film and television star Brittany Murphy. The two were wed on April 12, 2007. Brittany passed away on December 20, 2009 at the age of 32 at their Rising Glen estate...
89. Simon Oakland
Actor | West Side Story
One of the movies' most memorable tough guys, Simon Oakland actually began his career as a concert violinist, turning to acting in the late 1940s. After a long string of roles in Broadway hits, including "Light Up the Sky," "The Shrike" and "Inherit the Wind," Oakland made his film debut as the ...
90. Simon Phillips
Actor | Age of the Living Dead
Simon Phillips is a British actor and producer working in independent British films. He is best known for the Jack trilogy (Jack Says, Jack Said and Jack Falls) and The Rise and Fall of a White Collar Hooligan features films. He has appeared in feature films with Danny Dyer, Jason Flemyng, David ...
91. Simon Pegg
Actor | Shaun of the Dead
English actor, writer and comedian Simon Pegg was born Simon John Beckingham in Brockworth, Gloucestershire, to Gillian Rosemary (Smith), a civil servant, and John Henry Beckingham, a jazz musician. His parents divorced when Pegg was seven. He later took his stepfather's surname, "Pegg". He was ...
93. Simon Rex
Actor | Scary Movie 3
Actor Simon Rex had an auspicious entrance into the world of entertainment when he appeared in some pornographic solo scenes in a series of straight-to-video gay porn releases. He initially found mainstream fame as an MTV VJ. After doing a few roles, including Felicity (1998), he performed an ...
94. Simon Rhee
Stunts | Inception
Simon Rhee is a 7th Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do and a 4th Degree Black Belt in Hap Ki Do. He is a World-Class Martial Artist known for his beautiful kicks and incredible forms, and is a many-time Grand Champion of the tournament circuit. Karate Illustrated noted that, "Simon Rhee has the ...
96. Simon J. Smith
Director | Bee Movie
Simon J Smith is a 26 year computer graphics veteran with over 32 combined years of film, television, and post production experience in telling engaging stories with compelling characters. (Well, pardon me all over the place.) He is known mostly for his directing feature animation work at PDI/...
99. Simon Ward
Actor | Supergirl
The son of a car dealer, the British actor Simon Ward was born in London, England, in 1941, and educated there at Alleyn's School, the home of the National Youth Theatre, which he joined at age 13 and stayed with for eight years. After attending the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, he worked in ...