Birthdays: August 20by bcampos862 | created - 20 Aug 2015 | updated - 12 Aug 2018 | Public
Actor | The Social Network
Andrew Russell Garfield was born in Los Angeles, California, to a British mother, Lynn (Hillman), and father, Richard Garfield. When he was three, he moved to Surrey, U.K., with his parents and older brother. He is of English and Polish Jewish heritage. Andrew was raised in a middle class family, ...
4. Al Roker
Actor | Robots
Al Roker was born on August 20, 1954 in Queens, New York, USA as Albert Lincoln Roker Jr. He is a producer and actor, known for Robots (2005), Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009) and The Big Year (2011). He has been married to Deborah Roberts since September 16, 1995. They have two children. ...
5. Alan Reed
Actor | Breakfast at Tiffany's
Character player Alan Reed was a strong, burly presence on film and TV but he would be better remembered in the long run for his equally strong, distinctive voice. He gave vocal life to the prehistoric cartoon character Fred Flintstone on the prime-time TV series The Flintstones (1960) in the 1960s...
6. Ali Liebert
Actress | Bomb Girls
Ali Liebert is a Canadian Screen Award winner ("Best Actress in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Series") for her portrayal of Betty Mcrae in Reelz/Global TV's original hit series, Bomb Girls. She also won a Leo Award for the same character. In 2013, Whistler Film Festival, Elle Canada & ...
7. Amy Adams
Actress | Arrival
Amy Lou Adams was born in Vicenza, Veneto, Italy, to American parents, Kathryn (Hicken) and Richard Kent Adams, a U.S. serviceman who was stationed at Caserma Ederle in Italy at the time. She was raised in a Mormon family of seven children in Castle Rock, Colorado, and has English, as well as ...
8. André Morell
Actor | Ben-Hur
André Morell was born on August 20, 1909 in St. Pancras, London, England as Cecil André Mesritz. He was an actor, known for Ben-Hur (1959), The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) and The Message (1976). He was married to Joan Greenwood. He died on November 28, 1978 in London.
Actor | Alien Space Avenger
Raised and college-educated in the Philadelphia (PA) area, Andrew Frankel focused his efforts primarily in brand management at the Hasbro and Mega Bloks toy companies during his burgeoning career. His passion for toy and media synergy has presented consistent opportunities in driving public ...
The Russian theatre and film director Andrei Konchalovsky is an elder brother of Nikita Mikhalkov, born August, 20, 1937. As a youngster he planned to pursue a career of a musician and learned to play piano but his love for cinema outweighed and he entered VGIK-the major state film school where he ...
11. Anthony Ainley
Actor | Doctor Who
Anthony Ainley was a notable British actor and a member of a distinguished British acting family. His brother was Richard Ainley (1910-1967) and his father Henry Ainley (1879-1945). He worked in the theatre for many years and eventually found work in various historical film dramas in the 1970s. ...
12. Ben Barnes
British actor Benjamin Thomas Barnes was born in London, England, to Patricia (Becker), a relationship therapist, and Thomas Barnes, a professor of psychiatry. He has a brother, Jack. His mother is from South Africa while his father is English.
Barnes studied at Homefield Preparatory and King's ...
13. Bernard Archard
Actor | Krull
Tall, incisive, aquiline-featured British character actor. Born in Fulham, London, Archard won a scholarship to study at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in 1938. The following year, he made his stage debut opposite Jessica Tandy in Shakespeare's Twelfth Night, at the Regent's Park Theatre. A ...
15. Billy Gardell
Actor | Bad Santa
Billy Gardell was born on August 20, 1969 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as William R. Gardell. He is an actor and producer, known for Bad Santa (2003), Avenging Angelo (2002) and Dragon Wars: D-War (2007). He has been married to Patty Lynn Knight since 2001. They have one child.
18. Carole Radziwill
Self | Bethenny & Fredrik
Carole started her journalism career, as an unpaid intern on the ABC News magazine show, 20/20 (1978), in 1986. She rose in the ranks at ABC, first as a production secretary on ABC Close-Up! (1960) and, then, as a producer working with Peter Jennings. Working alongside the legendarily dashing ...
22. Colin Cunningham
Actor | Falling Skies
Co-Starring as the twisted but lovable T.C. alongside Ruth Negga and Dominic Cooper in AMC's "Preacher", Colin Cunningham has built a reputation as a true chameleon.
For 5 Seasons, Cunningham starred alongside Noah Wyle and Will Patton in the Steven Spielberg / Dreamworks produced series "Falling ...
23. Connie Chung
Actress | House of Cards
Connie Chung was born on August 20, 1946 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Constance Yu-Hwa Chung. She is an actress and producer, known for House of Cards (2013), Murphy Brown (1988) and Documentary Now! (2015). She has been married to Maury Povich since December 2, 1984. They have one ...
24. Corey Carrier
Actor | Nixon
Corey Carrier was born on August 20, 1980 in Middleboro, Massachusetts, USA as Corey Thomas Carrier. He is an actor, known for Nixon (1995), The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles (1992) and The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Travels with Father (1996).
25. Craig Henningsen
Stunts | Deadpool
Born Craig Arthur Henningsen in Winfield, Illinois on August 20, 1987 to parents Peter and Carly Henningsen. At a young age, the parents separated leaving Craig and older brother, Christian to live with the father. While Peter worked several jobs as a single parent, Craig went to a neighborhood ...
27. Danny Murphy
Actor | Hall Pass
Originally from Boston, Massachushetts, Danny was injured in a diving accident in Oaks Bluff, Martha's Vineyard on August 8, 1974 leaving him a quadriplegic at age 19. He graduated from Stonehill College in 1979 majoring in Criminal Justice and then enjoyed a successful corporate career in Boston ...
28. David O. Russell
Writer | American Hustle
David Owen Russell is an American film writer, director, and producer, known for a cinema of intense, tragi-comedic characters whose love of life can surpass dark circumstances faced in very specific worlds. His films address such themes as mental illness as stigma or hope; invention of self and ...
32. Demi Lovato
Soundtrack | Camp Rock
Born in 1992 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, Demi Lovato started out as a child actor on Barney & Friends. In 2007, Demi Lovato got a part on a short Disney Channel show called As the Bell Rings, and then she landed the starring role of the movie Camp Rock. While filming Camp Rock, Demi Lovato began ...
34. Don King
Actor | Head Office
World-renowned promoter of boxing luminaries including Muhammad Ali, "Smokin'" Joe Frazier, "Big" George Foreman, Larry "The Easton Assassin" Holmes, "Iron" Mike Tyson, "Sugar" Ray Leonard, Roberto "Manos de Piedra" Duran, Julio Cesar Chavez, Evander "The Real Deal" Holyfield, Roy Jones Jr., Felix ...
35. Donn Swaby
Actor | Passions
Donn Swaby is an American actor, born on August 20th, 1973 and raised in Queens, New York by Donald Sr. and Nesline Swaby, both immigrants from the island of Jamaica.
Donn attended Boston University's School of Theatre Arts. Whileat B.U., Donn began his professional career at the encouragement of ...
37. Dragan Nikolic
Actor | Banovic Strahinja
Dragan Nikolic's movie debut was in 1964 (Pravo stanje stvari (1964)), but he started his career with role Dzimi Barka in movie When I Am Dead and Gone (1967), directed by Zivojin Pavlovic and for this role, he was awarded with Diploma at Pula Film Festival in 1968. He appeared in more than 90 ...
Actor | Karaula
Emir Hadzihafisbegovic was born on 20th of August 1961 in Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina. He graduated acting at the Academy of performing arts in Sarajevo in 1986. From 1989 to 1992 he worked at the Folk theater in Tuzla. The war years he spent (1991 - 1995) in the Army of the Republic of Bosnia ...
44. Frank Bresee
Producer | Evil Spawn
Frank Bresee was born on August 20, 1929 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Franklin Bresee. He is known for his work on Evil Spawn (1987), Star Slammer (1986) and Please Do Not Touch (1970). He was married to Bobbie Bresee. He died on June 5, 2018 in Hollywood, California.
45. Fred Durst
Soundtrack | Real Steel
Fred was born and raised in Gastonia, North Carolina. He moved to Jacksonville in his late teens and served time in the US Navy. Fred later married at age 20 and had a daughter name Adriana Durst. The marriage was turbulent - after one altercation, Durst spent a month behind bars.
47. Geoffrey Blake
Actor | Contact
Geoffrey Blake is an Emmy nominated, two-time SAG Award winning actor best known for his role as 'Wesley' (the abusive radical boyfriend) opposite Robin Wright's 'Jennie' in the iconic Academy Award Best Picture Forrest Gump (1994). In addition to Forrest Gump (1994), Blake has appeared alongside ...
48. Guy Hendrix Dyas
Production_designer | Inception
Guy Hendrix Dyas is a British production designer for feature films. In 2011, his collaboration with Christopher Nolan on the science fiction thriller Inception earned him an Academy Award nomination, a BAFTA Award for Best Production Design, and an Art Directors Guild Award [ADG]. In 2017, Dyas ...
49. H.P. Lovecraft
Writer | Re-Animator
Born in Providence, Lovecraft was a sickly child whose parents died insane. When he was 16, he wrote the astronomy column in the Providence Tribune. Between 1908 and 1923, he wrote short stories for Weird Tales magazine, among others. He died in Providence, in poverty, on March 15, 1937. His most ...
Actress | Peg+Cat
Hayley Faith was born in New York City, but resides in Connecticut with her family. Hayley has been singing, dancing, and entertaining from an early age, but her professional career began at seven. She is as comfortable on a lacrosse field or basketball court as she is at an "open mike" night at a ...
51. Helen Grace
Actress | Killing Me Softly
Helen Grace was born in Hertfordshire, England. Her career began with her 1996 portrayal of "Georgia Simpson" in the controversial Channel 4 television soap opera, Brookside (1982). She appeared in two series (1998 and 1999) of Roger Roger (1998), a BBC1 sitcom penned by Only Fools and Horses (1981)...
53. Isaac Hayes
Actor | Escape from New York
Isaac Hayes was the second-born child of Isaac Sr. and Eula Hayes, but was raised by his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Willie Wade Sr. The child of a poor family, he grew up picking cotton in Covington, Tennessee. He dropped out of high school, only to be encouraged later by his former high school ...
Actress | El ángel exterminador
Jacqueline Andere was born on August 20, 1938 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico as María Esperanza Jacqueline Andere Aguilar. She is an actress, known for The Exterminating Angel (1962), Trampas de amor (1969) and La señorita (1994). She was previously married to José María Fernández ...
Actress | Valley of the Dolls
Jacqueline Susann was an extraordinarily successful writer who turned her dynamic charm, chutzpah, and personality into a formidable marketing machine. Despite a less than spectacular career as an actress, singer, and playwright, she never lost confidence in herself. Blessed with sensual looks and ...
56. James Marsters
Actor | Buffy the Vampire Slayer
James graduated from Davis High School and attended Juilliard, the Pacific Conservatory of the Performing Arts, and the American Conservatory Theatre. After spending ten years doing stage work he finally moved to L.A. to pursue a career in film and television. After appearing in several guest roles...
59. Jay Acovone
Actor | Lethal Weapon
Jay Acovone is a versatile actor who is best known for his ability to play authoritative characters such as Mafia bosses, villains, police/military, and lawyers. He was born in NYC, New York, USA. His parents later moved to Mahopac, NY where he graduated from Mahopac High School. While he was ...
Actress | Mohawk Girls
With over 20 years of on camera experience in film and television across Canada and the United States, Jenny's most recent television credits include a recurring role on CBC's new comedy Workin' Moms, a lead role in APTN's Mohawk Girls, and a recurring role in The Pinkerton's. Watch for Jenny is ...
61. Jeremy Black
Actor | The Boys from Brazil
He was born in Connecticut. Son of a Broadway director/writer/producer. One great film alone and one brilliant performance was enough to put Jeremy Black on the map for the delight of film-buffs around the globe, even though a part of us wanted to see more of him in the years to come. But Black ...
62. Jim Bowen
Self | Bullseye
Jim Bowen is an English actor, stand-up comedian and TV personality.
He is best known as the long-time host of the ITV game show Bullseye, which he hosted from its beginning in September 1981 until the end of its 14th series in July 1995.
Bowen has also appeared in TV dramas and comedies. He played a...
63. Jim Reeves
Soundtrack | Let It Ride
Jim Reeves was one of the best of the "Nashville Sound" style country and western singers. His fame was widespread, not only in the USA, but also in Britain, India, Scandanavia and South Africa. Born in 1923 in Panola County, Texas, Jim after college began to pursue a professional baseball career ...
64. Joan Allen
Actress | Room
Joan Allen was born on August 20, 1956 in Rochelle, Illinois, the youngest of four children. She is the daughter of homemaker Dorothea Marie (Wirth) and gas station owner James Jefferson Allen. Her mother's family was German, and her father had English, Scots-Irish, and German ancestry. She ...
66. John Noble
Artistic Director of Stage Company of South Australia 1977 - 87. Head of Drama, Brent St. School of Arts (Sydney) 1997-00. Directed over 80 plays, including 'Sons of Cain' on London's West End (1986). Freelance actor. Semi-regular in TV series 'All Saints'. Voice and acting teacher.
68. José Wilker
Actor | Senhora do Destino
José Wilker de Almeida was born on 20th August 1947 in Juazeiro do Norte, Brazil. He worked as a speaker in a radio there but he later moved to Recife where he started worked in the theatre as a member of "Movimento de Cultura Popular (MPC)". The group not only brought culture to people but also ...
69. Justina Vail
Actress | Seven Days
Born in Malaysia to British parents, her family moved to Hong Kong when she was 9 years old, and eventually moved to England where she finished her formal education at Canterbury College of Art.
Justina was visiting her sister in Hong Kong when she talked her way into an audition for a role in ...
70. Kevin Navayne
Actor | The Marcus Garvey Story
Kevin Navayne - born August 20, 1977, in the city of Spanish Town, Jamaica 15 miles outside the capital of Kingston. Kevin grew up in the blue-collar suburban town of East Hartford, Connecticut a suburb of the insurance capital of the world, Hartford. In 2000 Kevin moved to New York City and on his...
72. Kristen Miller
Actress | Team America: World Police
Kristen Miller was born on August 20, 1976 in Manhattan Beach, California, USA as Kristen Elizabeth Miller. She is an actress and producer, known for Team America: World Police (2004), Cherry Falls (2000) and She Spies (2002). She has been married to Morgan Langley since June 2007.
74. Liana Liberato
Actress | If I Stay
Liana Liberato is an actress born in Galveston, Texas. She's been working professionally since she was 9 years old. Most notably known for her roles in Trust, Best of Me, If I Stay, and To the Bone. At 14 she won the Silver Hugo Award Best Actress at the Chicago International Film Festival for her ...
77. Mark Borchardt
Actor | Coven
Mark Borchardt was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He started making films at the age of fourteen with a super-8 camera that he bought from a garage sale for $40. After serving three years in the military he continued his cinematic endeavors at the local university. In the mid-nineties he ...
80. Mary Stavin
Actress | A View to a Kill
Lovely and slender blonde model and actress Mary Ann Catrin Stavin was born on August 20, 1957 in Orebro, Sweden. The blue-eyed beauty was crowned Miss World in 1977. Stavin released the disco single "Feeling Good, Being Bad/Headline News" on the Ariola label in 1979. She's featured in the music ...
81. Max Alexander
Actor | Roxanne
Born Michael Drelich on the East Coast, Max Alexander (sometimes credited as Maxwell Alexander) is a big-sized American stand-up comedian who also works for television (Hart to Hart: Crimes of the Hart (1994), "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" (1992), "Hollywood Squares" (2004)) and played a few ...
82. Meghan Ory
Actress | Once Upon a Time
Meghan Ory is a Canadian actress, born in Victoria, British Columbia. She started acting in theater before her teens, but was prohibited by her mother-a drama teacher-from auditioning for film and TV roles until she could pay for her own head shots. She made her film debut in The Darklings, a 1999 ...
85. Mikio Naruse
Director | Ukigumo
Came from a poor background and worked his way up from prop man at the Shochiko company in 1920, to full director ten years later. Had his best period in the 1950', becoming known for his depiction of contemporary social problems, particularly the role of women in Japanese society.
Producer | Beginners
Miranda de Pencier was born and raised in Toronto, Canada. She studied Theatre Performance and Philosophy at Concordia University and majored in Acting at New York University. After 15 years in a successful acting and singing career that spanned television, film and the stage, including playing "...
87. Miriam Colon
Actress | Scarface
Miriam Colon was born on August 20, 1936 in Ponce, Puerto Rico as Miriam Colon Valle. She was an actress, known for Scarface (1983), Sabrina (1995) and Goal! The Dream Begins (2005). She was married to Fred Valle and George Paul Edgar. She died on March 3, 2017 in New York City, New York, USA.
88. Misha Collins
Actor | Supernatural
Misha Collins is an American actor best known for his role as the angel Castiel on the TV series Supernatural (2005). He has had recurring roles on ER and 24, and has guest-starred on NCIS, Nip/Tuck, NYPD Blue, CSI, CSI:NY, Monk and Charmed. On the big screen, Misha is most known for his role in a ...
91. Nikki SooHoo
Actress | Stick It
Nikki SooHoo is an American-born actress from Southern California. Best known for her roles in the movies: "The Lovely Bones," directed by Peter Jackson, "Stick It," the gymnastics movie starring alongside Jeff Bridges, and "Bring It On: Fight to the Finish," the cheerleading movie costarring with ...
92. Noah Bean
Actor | 12 Monkeys
Noah Bean graduated with honors from the conservatory program at the College of Fine Arts, Boston University with a bachelors degree in acting. He supplemented his professional training in Boston studying classical theater at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts (RADA) and the London Academy of Music...
Actor | Minority Report
One of the finest screen/television character actors of his generation, playing against a spectrum of Hollywood's leading action heroes, Patrick Kilpatrick's entertainment career has spanned more than 170 films and television shows as lead actor, producer, screen writer, director, and global ...
96. Paul Hampton
Soundtrack | Heartbreak Ridge
An actor, singer, composer, lyricist, and writer, Paul Hampton is listed as one of the one hundred major architects of American rock and roll, in the British rock journal, "Footsoldiers and Kings". He attended Dartmouth College, where by his sophomore year he was simultaneously signed by Columbia ...
98. Peter Horton
Producer | New Amsterdam
Peter Horton was born on August 20, 1953 in Bellevue, Washington, USA as Peter William Horton. He is an actor and producer, known for New Amsterdam (2018), American Odyssey (2015) and Grey's Anatomy (2005). He has been married to Nicole De Putron since 1995. They have two children. He was ...