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Actress | Sunlight Jr.
Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico and based out of New York City, Adrienne is an award winning actor, director, writer and filmmaker known for her roles in Sunlight Jr., Gotham, Master of None, and When I'm With You, a feature film she wrote, produced and starred in. She is also the founder of The ...
Amber Lee Ettinger is an American actress and model best known as Obama Girl in her on-line video "I Got a Crush... on Obama" -- referring to 2008 presidential candidate Barack Obama -- which has earned her scores of media appearances, from a part in a Saturday Night Live (1975) sketch with Fred ...
Director | Taboo
Director Anders Engström (1963-) is most known for directing Taboo, Thicker than water, Jordskott and the theatrical feature films Vares. He also directed Mankell's Wallander, Morden, Irene Huss and Småstadsberättelser. Engström studied film making at the London International film school. He won ...
8. Avery Brooks
Actor | American History X
Avery Franklin Brooks was born on October 2, 1948 in Evansville, Indiana to a musically talented family. His maternal grandfather, Samuel Travis Crawford, was a tenor who graduated from Tougaloo College in Mississippi in 1901. Crawford toured the country singing with the Delta Rhythm Boys in the ...
Soundtrack | About a Boy
Bolton-born singer/songwriter (stagename: Badly Drawn Boy) recognised for his trademark tea cosy hats. Damon Gough's chance encounter with DJ Andy Votel in Manchester's Generation X bar brought about a meeting of minds that would launch independent record label Twisted Nerve (named after the Bryan ...
10. Beckie King
Actress | Halo: The Master Chief Collection
Beckie was born in Alabama, moved to Connecticut , and then into New York City. She started working on stage, film and television right out of high school. After the success she saw in NYC, including being a Radio City Rockette for 5 seasons, she decided it was time to move to LA where she lives ...
11. Brendan Meyer
Actor | The OA
Brendan Meyer is an accomplished actor in both theatre and film/TV. He has filmed throughout North America: in LA, New Mexico, Toronto and Vancouver, as well as his home town of Edmonton.
In addition to his writing and directorial debut, the short film, A Job, Brendan has written several screenplays...
12. Brianna Brown
Actress | Spider-Man 2
Minnesota-born Brianna Brown began acting in elementary school and local community productions. After high school she journeyed to Hollywood to pursue an acting career full-time. She snagged a part in the pilot show for Judd Apatow's quirky, fondly remembered series Freaks and Geeks (1999). From ...
13. Bud Abbott
Long acknowledged as one of the best "straight men" in the business, Bud Abbott was born William Alexander Abbott in Reading, Pennsylvania to Rae (Fisher) and Harry Abbott, who had both worked for the Barnum and Bailey Circus. When Bud was three his family moved to Asbury Park, New Jersey, which he...
14. Camilla Belle
Actress | Practical Magic
Belle was born as Camilla Belle Routh in Los Angeles, California, to Deborah, a fashion designer, and Jack Wesley Routh, who composed country music and owns a construction company. Her mother is Brazilian and her father, who is from Kingman, Kansas, has English, German, and French ancestry. Camilla...
18. Charles Drake
Actor | Harvey
Personable actor Charles Drake was born Charles Ruppert on October 2, 1917, in New York City. He graduated from Nichols College in 1937 and initially became a salesman before switching to acting in 1939 and appearing in little theater productions. He changed his stage name to the more suitable ...
19. Charlie Adler
Actor | Transformers: Dark of the Moon
Charles is an Emmy Award winning Dialogue Director, Annie Award Acting Nominee, Dramalogue Winning Actor, Helen Hayes Award Acting Nominee and Casting Director. Successfully going from genre to genre, he has lent his Dialogue Direction talents to the remake of "The Nutty Professor" starring legend ...
20. Chris Savino
Director | The Powerpuff Girls
Chris Savino was born on October 2, 1971 in Royal Oak, Michigan, USA as Christopher Mason Savino. He is a director and producer, known for The Powerpuff Girls (1998), Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredevil (2010) and The Loud House (2016). He was previously married to Bethany Savino.
Actor | The 100
Born in Taegu, South Korea. Adopted by parents of Irish and French-Canadian descent. Raised in Hebron, Connecticut.
In 2001, Larkin was discovered by director Martha Coolidge and cast in the lead role of the young son in Hallmark Entertainment's "The Flamingo Rising." He then went on to train at the...
22. Claudio Fragasso
Writer | Troll 2
Born in Rome. His father gave him a passion for cinema, taking him to Cinecittà as a child. At the age of ten, the British brother-in-law, director of documentaries for the London BBC, gave him a camera in super 8. He began to shoot many films, involving his friends. He does everything by himself, ...
Actress | América
Cleo Pires had her television debut at the age of eleven in a role in "Memorial de Maria Moura" (1994) (Maria Moura's Memorial). In the miniseries, she portrayed the protagonist Maria Moura as a child. The character in adulthood was played by her mother, Gloria Pires. Nine years later, she met ...
24. Courtney Hansen
Actress | Goodbye Lover
Courtney Hansen was born on October 2, 1974 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Goodbye Lover (1998), The Hypocritic Oath (2009) and The Ride That Got Away (2019). She has been married to Jay Hartington since July 20, 2018. They have one child. She was ...
27. Danny Smith
Actor | Big Wolf on Campus
Danny Smith was born in Montreal but moved to Pickering, Ontario at the age of seven.
After high school, Danny was accepted into AMDA (American Musical and Dramatic Academy) in New York City, but did not go, instead appearing in many musical theatre productions at Stage West in Mississauga.
He went ...
28. David Bradley
David Bradley was born in Plano, Texas on October 2, 1953. He is well known to the fans of low budget and martial arts films.
Prior to films, Bradley worked as a car salesman on Wilshire Boulevard in Los Angeles and practiced such martial arts as Shotokan Karate, Chinese Kempo, Tai Chi and Aikido. ...
29. David Gale
Actor | Re-Animator
Tall, thin and distinguished character actor David Quentin Gale was born on October 2, 1936 in Wimbledon, England. Gale began his acting career on the New York stage in the late 50s. He first started acting in both movies and television in the early 70s. With his gaunt face, lean build, and intense...
33. Efren Ramirez
Actor | Mad Families
Efren Ramirez has been working as a professional actor for many years. Initially, his career consisted of guest star appearances on television, as he appeared in diverse roles on "E.R.", "AMERICAN DAD", "JUDGING AMY", "THE DISTRICT", "MAD TV", and "SCRUBS."
However, it was his memorable portrayal of...
Actress | Hand of God
Elizabeth McLaughlin was born in Morgantown, West Virginia and raised in a small town outside of Tampa, Florida. Soon after moving to Los Angeles in 2007, she booked the role of 'Massie Block' in The Clique (2008). She is also known for her role 'Alicia' in Amazon's Hand of God (2015), Pretty ...
36. Elyse Mirto
Actress | The Last Ship
Elyse Mirto is a Detroit native who trained classically at the Royal National Theatre of Great Britain, She graduated from Western Michigan University with a BFA in Music Theatre Performance. She got her professional start in Chicago at the Goodman Theatre under Tony award winner Robert Falls and ...
37. Eran Riklis
Director | Etz Limon
Eran Riklis has been active in the movie world since 1975. After graduating from Beaconsfield National Film School in England, he made his first film in 1984, "On a clear Day you can see Damascus", a political thriller based on a true story. Seven years later, he shot "Cup Final", later hailed by ...
39. Erik Fellows
Actor | Being Rose
Erik Fellows, a native of Silver Spring, Maryland, grew up as an only child in an Italian household. Erik was a vivacious child that was captivated by all forms of athletics. At a young age his passion for basketball stemmed from a devoted ideology of Michael Jordan. His dedication to the sport ...
Actor | Bedtime Worries
George 'Spanky' McFarland was born on October 2, 1928 in Dallas, Texas, USA as George Robert Phillips McFarland. He was an actor, known for Bedtime Worries (1933), Mush and Milk (1933) and Free Wheeling (1932). He was married to Doris and Paula Jeanne Wilkinson. He died on June 30, 1993 in ...
44. Graham Greene
Writer | The Fallen Idol
Graham Greene was one of the greatest novelists of the 20th century and his influence on the cinema and theatre was enormous. He wrote five plays and almost all of his novels, including "Brighton Rock", "The Ministry of Fear" and "The End of the Affair", have been brought to the screen. A superb ...
45. Groucho Marx
Actor | A Night at the Opera
The bushy-browed, cigar-smoking wise-cracker with the painted-on moustache and stooped walk was the leader of The Marx Brothers. With one-liners that were often double entendres, Groucho never cursed in any of his performances and said he never wanted to be known as a dirty comic. With a great love...
Producer | Amo y señor
Horacio Romairone was born on October 2, 1950 in Lanus, Argentina as Horacio Jorge Romairone. He is a producer, known for Amo y señor (1984), El infiel (1986) and El hombre que amo (1986). He has been married to Adriana Curti since November 17, 1984. They have two children.
48. Ian McNeice
Actor | Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls
Ian McNeice went to Taunton School in Somerset and then had two years at the Salisbury Playhouse as an Acting A.S.M. before going to L.A.M.D.A. 1971-74. The next few years were spent in theatre, including four years with the Royal Shakespeare Company, ending with "Nicholas Nickleby" on Broadway. ...
53. Jeff Bennett
Actor | Enchanted
Jeff Bennett was born on October 2, 1962 in Houston, Texas, USA as Jeffrey Glenn Bennett. He is known for his work on Enchanted (2007), Johnny Bravo (1997) and The Penguins of Madagascar (2008). He has been married to Susan E. Welby since October 8, 1988. They have one child.
54. Jeffrey Weissman
Actor | Back to the Future Part II
Jeffrey Weissman has been performing as an actor since taking to the stage in 1972. He started in film in 1977, Jeffrey has co-starred in dozens of film and television productions. He had been screen testing for leads in various films during the early 1980's, and landed his first co-star role in ...
Director | El crack
José A. Martínez Suárez was born on October 2, 1925 in Villa Cañás, Santa Fé, Argentina. He is an assistant director and director, known for El crack (1960), Los chantas (1975) and Dar la cara (1962). He was previously married to Delia Magda Lovera Bojanich.
61. Joseph Baena
62. Juliette Kaplan
Actress | Last of the Summer Wine
Juliette Kaplan was born on October 2, 1939 in Bournemouth, Dorset, England as Marlene Juliette Kaplan. She is known for her work on Last of the Summer Wine (1973), Don't Let Go (2013) and A Voice Crying in the Wilderness (1958). She was previously married to Harold Hoser.
64. Kelly Ripa
Actress | All My Children
Kelly Ripa had been performing in her senior high school play, The Ugly Duckling, when she was approached by her current manager, Cathy Parker, who encouraged her to pursue acting. After attending new Jersey's Camden County Community College, she performed in local theater productions before ...
65. Kevin Cooney
Actor | Austin Powers in Goldmember
Kevin was in a rock and roll band in college, the Dave Starky V, and began his acting career in Houston. His break came with The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, a show with which he toured and made his Broadway debut. He lived in New York during the 1980s, toured the country with the stage play M....
67. Kymberly Herrin
Actress | Ghostbusters
Gorgeous, busty and slender blonde looker Kymberly Ellen Herrin was born on October 2, 1957, in Santa Barbara County, California. She's of mixed French-Swedish-Filipino descent. Herrin graduated from Santa Barbara Senior High School in 1975. She was the Playmate of the Month in the March 1981 issue...
68. Lani O'Grady
Actress | Eight Is Enough
Although Lani O'Grady retired from acting in the '80s to become a talent agent like her mother, she had long secured her place in the TV Land pantheon as Mary, the brainiac wannabe doctor in Eight Is Enough (1977)'s expansive Bradford brood. The dramedy, starring Dick Van Patten as a newspaper ...
Set_decorator | Blade Runner
Leslie McCarthy-Frankenheimer was born on October 2, 1948 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Leslie McCarthy. She is known for her work on Blade Runner (1982), The Blues Brothers (1980) and The Invasion (2007). She was married to John T. Frankenheimer. She died on January 22, 2013 in Los Angeles.
72. Lew Temple
Actor | The Devil's Rejects
Lew Temple was born October 2, 1967 and is an American film actor, perhaps best known for his roles as Axel on "The Walking Dead," the character of Ned Oldham in the action adventure thriller, "Unstoppable" which also starred Denzel Washington, Chris Pine and Rosario Dawson; directed by Tony Scott,...
73. Lindsey Stoddart
Actress | The Ring
Lindsey Poinsett Stoddart was born in Carmel, California though she spent most of her childhood in Palos Verdes before moving to La Quinta, Ca. during her freshman year of high school. After graduating Palm Desert High School in 1992, Lindsey moved back to Los Angeles to pursue a modeling career. ...
74. Lorraine Bracco
Actress | Goodfellas
Lorraine was voted the "ugliest girl in the 6th grade" at her Long Island grade school. She moved to France in 1974 where she became a fashion superstar for Jean-Paul Gaultier. Her sister is Elizabeth Bracco. Has two daughters, Stella Keitel by ex-boyfriend Harvey Keitel and Margaux Guerard by ...
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma Gandhi) was born on October 2, 1869, into a Hindu Modh family in Porbanadar, Gujarat, India. His father, named Karamchand Gandhi, was the Chief Minister (diwan) of the city of Porbanadar. His mother, named Putlibai, was the fourth wife; the previous three wives ...
79. Maribel Verdú
Actress | El laberinto del fauno
Maribel Verdú was born on October 2, 1970 in Madrid, Spain as María Isabel Verdú Rollán. She is an actress, known for Blancanieves (2012), Pan's Labyrinth (2006) and Y Tu Mamá También (2001). She is the older sister of twins Marina and Carlota and she has been married to Pedro ...
Producer | Simon Says
Michael Stevenson was born on October 2, 1982 in Leicester, Leicestershire, England as Michael Terence Stevenson. He is an actor and producer, known for Simon Says (2014), Casualty (1986) and The Outside In (2014). He has been married to Lauren Crace since May 29, 2016. They have three children.
83. Michelle Krusiec
Actress | The Invitation
At the age of 12, a talent agent scouted Michelle Jacqueline Krusiec in her hometown of Virginia Beach. She began formal training at the Virginia Governor's Magnet School for the Arts and graduated with a Theatre and English Degree from Virginia Tech in 1995. She completed additional studies on ...
84. Mike Rutherford
Soundtrack | Against All Odds
If drummer and singer Phil Collins became the superstar of Genesis, it could be said that Mike Rutherford was the secret weapon on their way to fame, fortune and selling out the world's biggest venues. He wrote the lyrics for their first major international single, Follow You Follow Me, which ...
87. Natasha Little
Actress | Mr. Nobody
Natasha was born in Liverpool, England. Her mother (Mary) is a teacher and her father (Fred) is a NHS manager. For the first ten years of her life she lived in the Middle East where her father sent up immunisation clinics for the World Health Organisation, and her mother taught at an English ...
89. Nick Somers
Producer | My Christmas Wish
Nick was born in Wisconsin, and moved to Maryland when he was about one year old. Growing up, his first experience with acting came when he was 8 years old after seeing one of his friends perform in a local play, and he knew right away it was something he wanted to try. He started becoming involved...
92. Paul Teutul Jr.
Actor | Wild Hogs
Paul started working summers in his father's steel business (Orange County Ironworks) at the age of 12. In high school, he was involved with a Board Of Co-operative Educational Services (BOCES) program which allowed him to improve his metalworking skills. After graduation he joined Orange County ...
93. Persis Khambatta
Actress | Star Trek: The Motion Picture
Persis Khambatta was born on October 2, 1948 in Bombay, India. At age 17, as Femina Miss India, she entered Miss Universe 1965, dressed in off-the-rack clothes she bought at the last minute. Khambatta became a model for companies such as Revlon. Her biggest acting break was getting the role of ...
94. Phil Oakey
Soundtrack | The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
Born and bred in Sheffield, Phil co-founded the group "The Human League" in 1977. The groups first single "Being Boiled" was released in 1978 (but would have to wait 4 years before hitting the UK singles chart). October 1979 saw the release of their first album, "Reproduction", complete with a ...
96. Rex Reed
Actor | Superman
Rex was born in Fort Worth, Texas, and grew up in Louisiana. He became one of the most prolific movie critics in the country, and for decades has written entertainment columns for The New York Observer.
In 1970, Rex made his movie debut, playing Myron in Myra Breckinridge (1970) - Myron was the ...
99. Robin Hardy
Director | The Wicker Man
Robin Hardy was born on October 2, 1929 in Surrey, England as Robin St. Clair Rimington Hardy. He was an actor and writer, known for The Wicker Man (1973), The Bulldance (1988) and The Fantasist (1986). He was married to Victoria. He died on July 1, 2016 in Reading, Berkshire, England.
100. Robin Riker
Actress | Alligator
A third-generation actress on both sides of her family, Robin was born in a trunk. Actually, she was almost born in a taxi on the Brooklyn Bridge but traffic was good that day so she made her actual debut at Beth Israel hospital in New York City. Her parents, both professional actors, owned and ran...