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Born and raised in Atlanta, Seacrest has been the heart and soul of television and in radio for many years, beginning as the host of such kids shows as, Gladiators 2000 (1994), Fox Family Channel's Wild Animal Games (1995), and Click (1997), which ultimately led him to his afternoon gig at Los ...
Actor | The Perfect Man
Carson Lee Kressley was born on 11 November 1969 in Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA. Growing up, he was very interested in horses and owned his first pony (named Sparky) when he was five years old. Carson still loves horses and is now a world champion equestrian. In 1987, he graduated high school and ...
5. Alicia Keys
Soundtrack | The Secret Life of Bees
Alicia Keys was born in Hell's Kitchen, Manhattan, to Terria Joseph (née Teresa M. Augello), a paralegal who was also an occasional actress, and Craig Cook, a flight attendant. Her father is African-American and her mother, who is Caucasian, is of Italian and English/Irish/Scottish ancestry. Alicia...
6. Mark Cuban
Producer | The Jacket
Mark Cuban was born July 31, 1958 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to Shirley (Feldman) and Norton Cuban, an automobile upholsterer. His family, of Eastern European Jewish descent, was originally named Chabenisky. Mark graduated from Indiana University in 1981 with a degree in Business. After college, ...
Actress | Full House
Jodie Sweetin was born on January 19, 1982 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Jodie Lee Ann Sweetin. She is an actress, known for Full House (1987), Fuller House (2016) and Will You Be My Quarantine?. She was previously married to Morty Coyle, Cody Herpin and Shaun Holguin.
11. Phil McGraw
Actor | Scary Movie 4
Phil McGraw was born in Vinita, Oklahoma, to Anne Geraldine "Gerrie" (Stevens) and Joseph J. "Joe" McGraw, Jr., an equipment supplier for oil fields. He earned his doctorate degree in psychology from the University of North Texas . In 1980 he founded Courtroom Sciences, Inc., a full-service ...
15. Stephen Jackson
Camera_department | X2
Stephen's first memories of great films was Doctor Zhivago (1965) as seen at a drive in from the back of the family station wagon! Stephen started his lighting career just after school touring with bands and dance companies. After a stint at some lighting rental houses in 1981 he was hired as a ...
16. Bill O'Reilly
Actor | Iron Man 2
Political commentator Bill O'Reilly was born on September 10, 1949 in New York City, to Winifred Angela (Drake) and William James O'Reilly. He was born into a classic Irish Catholic family and attended private Catholic schools.
O'Reilly attended Marist College and studied history. Bill was also in ...
18. Ricky Gervais
Writer | The Office
Ricky Dene Gervais was born in a suburb of Reading, Berkshire, to Eva Sophia (House) and Lawrence Raymond Gervais, who was a hod carrier and labourer. His father was born in Ontario, Canada, of French-Canadian descent, and his mother was English. He was educated at Ashmead Comprehensive School and ...
19. George Lopez
Producer | George Lopez
George Lopez was born on April 23, 1961, in Mission Hills, Los Angeles, California, the son of Frieda and Anatasio Lopez, a migrant worker. He is of Mestizo Mexican descent. He was deserted by his father when he was two months old and by his mother when he was 10 years old, but was raised by his ...
Actress | One Day at a Time
Valerie Bertinelli was born in Wilmington, Delaware. Her father was a General Motors executive. In her early teens, her father was transferred to a GM assembly plant in the Detroit, Michigan area and her family resided in Clarkston, Michigan where she attended Clarkston Middle School. A short time ...
Actress | The Jerk
Throughout her illustrious career, Bernadette Peters has dazzled audiences and critics with her performances on stage and television, in concert, and on recordings. She is one of the most critically-acclaimed Broadway performers, having received nominations for seven Tony Awards, winning two, and ...
22. Jim Gaffigan
Actor | Chappaquiddick
Indiana native Jim Gaffigan arrived in New York City in 1990 at the age of 24. Officially, he had relocated to work in advertising, but his real fascination with New York had a lot more to do with pursuing his dream of making people laugh as an actor and stand-up comic, a dream he would eventually ...
23. Nicole Polizzi
Actress | The Three Stooges
Nicole Polizzi was born on November 23, 1987 in Santiago, Chile as Nicole Elizabeth Polizzi. She is a producer and writer, known for The Three Stooges (2012), Movie 43 (2013) and Supernatural (2005). She has been married to Jionni LaValle since November 29, 2014. They have three children.
24. Toni Braxton
Toni Braxton was born on October 7, 1966 in Severn, Maryland, USA as Toni Michele Braxton. She is a producer and actress, known for The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure (2012), How High (2001) and Toni Braxton: Unbreak My Heart (2016). She was previously married to Keri Lewis.
25. Donnie Wahlberg
Actor | Saw II
Donald Edmond Wahlberg, Jr. was born August 17, 1969 in Dorchester Massachusetts, into a family of Swedish (from his paternal grandfather), Irish, and more distant French-Canadian, English, and Scottish, descent. He is the eighth of nine children of Alma Elaine (Donnelly), a nurse's aide and clerk,...
26. Sara Salgado
Actress | Olhos nos Olhos
Sara Salgado was born on November 10, 1989 in Lisbon, Portugal. At the age of 11, she scored her first gig in the feature 'Olhar da Serpente' (2002). Having dreamed about a career as a classical dancer, Sara attended the Dance School of the National Conservatory where she graduated in 2005.
27. Ridley Scott
Producer | The Martian
Described by film producer Michael Deeley as "the very best eye in the business", director Ridley Scott was born on November 30, 1937 in South Shields, Tyne and Wear (then County Durham). His father was an officer in the Royal Engineers and the family followed him as his career posted him ...
28. Peter Jackson
Peter Jackson was born as an only child in a small coast-side town in New Zealand in 1961. When a friend of his parents bought him a super 8 movie camera (because she saw how much he enjoyed taking photos), the then eight-year-old Peter instantly grabbed the thing to start recording his own movies,...
33. Tobe Hooper
Director | The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
Honored with many awards for his films and achievement in the horror genre, Tobe Hooper is truly one of the Masters of Horror (2005).
Tobe Hooper was born in Austin, Texas, to Lois Belle (Crosby) and Norman William Ray Hooper, who owned a theater in San Angelo. He spent the 1960s as a college ...
Writer | Inception
Best known for his cerebral, often nonlinear, storytelling, acclaimed writer-director Christopher Nolan was born on July 30, 1970, in London, England. Over the course of 15 years of filmmaking, Nolan has gone from low-budget independent films to working on some of the biggest blockbusters ever made.
40. Will Gluck
Producer | Easy A
Will Gluck is a writer/director/producer known for Easy A (2010), Friends with Benefits (2011), Annie (2014), Peter Rabbit (2018), and a number of TV shows including The Michael J. Fox Show (2013). He runs the production company Olive Bridge Entertainment which has partnerships with Sony Pictures ...
41. Mike Mills
Director | Beginners
Mike Mills was born in 1966, Berkeley, California. He graduated from Cooper Union, 1989.
He works as a filmmaker, graphic designer and artist. As a filmmaker, Mike has completed a number of music videos, commercials, short films, documentaries, and the feature film Thumbsucker (2005). Architecture ...
42. Jason Winer
Director | Arthur
Jason Winer is a graduate of Northwestern University and an alumnus of the Improv Olympic Theatre. He began his career as an actor, improvisor, and photographer before making the transition to directing with the short film "The Adventures of Big Handsome Guy and His Little Friend" in 2004.
43. 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.
44. Joy Bryant
Actress | Bobby
Joy Bryant was born in a modest home in The Bronx, New York and as a young woman, was enrolled in an inner-city outreach organization called "A Better Chance," designed to encourage minority talent. Joy was also blessed with brains as well beauty and remained an excellent student throughout her ...
45. Kevin M. Horton
Kevin M. Horton grew up in Minneapolis, Minnesota where he began his professional acting career at the young age of eleven. In 1997, Kevin took his first starring role in the classical opera "Amahl and the Night Visitors." He went on to win seven different awards including "Preteen Male Talent of ...
46. Ken Davitian
Ken Davitian was born on June 19, 1953 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Kenneth Davitian. He is an actor and producer, known for Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (2006), Get Smart (2008) and S.W.A.T. (2003). He has been married to Ellen Baca ...
48. Marlon Wayans
Actor | White Chicks
Marlon Wayans was born on July 23, 1972 in New York City, New York, USA as Marlon L. Wayans. He is an actor and writer, known for White Chicks (2004), Little Man (2006) and Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood (1996). He was previously married to Angelica Zachary.
49. Jon M. Chu
Director | G.I. Joe: Retaliation
Jon is an alumni of the USC School of Cinema-Television. There, he won the Princess Grace Award, the Dore Schary Award presented by the Anti-Defamation league, the Jack Nicholson directing award, and recognized as an honoree for the IFP/West program Project: Involve.
After making his student short, ...
50. Neil Jordan
Writer | The Crying Game
Neil Jordan was born on February 25, 1950 in Sligo, Ireland. He is a writer and producer, known for The Crying Game (1992), Greta (2018) and Breakfast on Pluto (2005). He has been married to Brenda Rawn since June 30, 2004. They have two children. He was previously married to Vivienne Shields.
51. Colm Meaney
Actor | Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
Colm Meaney was born on May 30, 1953 in Dublin, Ireland. He is an actor, known for Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993), Layer Cake (2004) and Under Siege (1992). He has been married to Ines Glorian since March 15, 2007. They have one child. He was previously married to Bairbre Dowling.
52. Stephen Rea
Actor | The Crying Game
Stephen Rea was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland. He attended Belfast High School and the Queen's University, where he studied English. He later trained at the Abbey Theatre School in Dublin. In 1970s, he acted in the Focus Company in Dublin with the talented Gabriel Byrne and Colm Meaney. After ...
Actor | True Detective
Ólafur Darri was born in Connecticut, USA in 1973. He has lived in Iceland for most of his life and works full time as an actor. He does a lot of theatre work as well as films and he is one of the founders of the Vesturport theatre company, which has performed around the world.
58. Rena Owen
Actress | Siren
Rena is an international award-winning actor and is one of only 6 actors in the world to have worked with both George Lucas and Steven Spielberg during her illustrious career that spans 3 decades.
One of 9 children, she was born and bred in the Bay of Islands, New Zealand to a Maori/Welsh father and...
Actress | Argo
Allegra Dewi Carpenter was born in Amsterdam, the Netherlands in 1990. From the age of two months, she lived and grew up in Bali, Indonesia and later completed her high school education in Perth, Western Australia. In 2010, Allegra moved to Los Angeles to receive her tertiary education, while ...
63. David Vegh
Actor | Saving Private Ryan
A first generation American, his family immigrated to the U.S. from Hungary.
Made his movie debut playing Paratrooper Oliver in the Steven Spielberg film Saving Private Ryan.
Played the first patient to die on Grey's Anatomy in the pilot episode.
Teaches acting at Case Western Reserve University in ...
67. Mark Rademacher
Actor | The Last Witch Hunter
Mark Rademacher has lived and worked in the Detroit area most of his life. He is in the process of relocating to Atlanta, GA. He has appeared in numerous motion pictures and more than 50 regional theater productions, garnering numerous awards. He is also an accomplished artist. He is married to ...
71. Mark Canton
Producer | 300
Amongst Mark Canton's most notable films are 300, 300: Rise of an Empire, The Spiderwick Chronicles and Immortals. 300, based on the Frank Miller graphic novel and directed by Zack Snyder for Warner Bros Pictures, opened in 2007 to record-setting box office numbers, having grossed more than $460 ...
72. Bernie Goldmann
Producer | 300
Bernie Goldmann has worked in the film industry as both an executive and producer. As an executive at both Disney and Village Roadshow Pictures, Goldmann has been responsible for over two billion dollars of box office. Some of the movies he oversaw include Training Day, Oceans Eleven, Three Kings, ...
73. Adam Goldworm
Producer | My Friend Dahmer
Adam Goldworm grew up in Cherry Hill, New Jersey aka Jewtopia. He left home with starry eyed dreams of fame and success in Hollywoodland. Not unlike countless others, he watched as his dreams were set ablaze. He never even bothered to pick up his diploma from UCLA's School of Film and TV. His ...
Stunts | Stranger Things
Elizabeth Davidovich is the daughter of immigrant entrepreneurs, growing up in her parents' gym and beginning her career as a performer at the age of 3. She grew to develop an avid interest in both visual as well as performing arts, choosing Rhythmic Gymnastics as the perfect balance between sport ...
Actress | Ainbo
Susana Ballesteros is a bilingual voice actress and singer. Playing with the textures and resonances of the voice always fascinated her and at a very young age she discovered her passion for studio recording and animation. Her singing voice can also be heard in the Spanish version of several Disney...
100. Jeremy Swift
Actor | Downton Abbey
Jeremy Swift is an English actor born in Stockton-on-Tees, County Durham in 1960, who has most recently been seen in 'Mary Poppins Returns' directed by Rob Marshall for Disney. Jeremy has also worked with legendary film directors such as Roman Polanski (Oliver Twist), Robert Altman (Gosford Park) ...