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1. Bo Burnham

Writer | Eighth Grade

Bo Burnham was born on August 21, 1990 in Hamilton, Massachusetts, USA as Robert Burnham. He is an actor and writer, known for Eighth Grade (2018), Bo Burnham: what. (2013) and Promising Young Woman (2020).

2. Laura Haddock

Actress | Guardians of the Galaxy

Laura Haddock was born on August 21, 1985 in England. She is an actress, known for Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) and Transformers: The Last Knight (2017). She was previously married to Sam Claflin.

3. Alicia Witt

Actress | 88 Minutes

Actor/singer songwriter Alicia Witt has had a nearly three-decade long career, starting with her film debut, in 1984, as "Alia" in David Lynch's science fiction classic, Dune (1984).

Witt was born in Worcester, Massachusetts, to Diane (Pietro), a high school teacher, and Robert Witt, a photographer ...

4. Carrie-Anne Moss

Actress | The Matrix

Carrie-Anne Moss was born and raised in Vancouver, Canada. At age 20, after studying at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, she moved to Europe to pursue a career in modeling. While in Spain she was cast in a regular role in the TV show Dark Justice which was produced in Barcelona for its first ...

5. Hayden Panettiere

Actress | Heroes

Hayden Lesley Panettiere was born on August 21, 1989 in Palisades, New York, to actress Lesley Vogel and fire department captain Skip Panettiere. Her younger brother is actor Jansen Panettiere. Her parents are both of half Italian descent, along with German and English. Her mother got her started ...

6. Kim Cattrall

Actress | Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country

Kim Victoria Cattrall was born on August 21, 1956 in Mossley Hill, Liverpool, England to Gladys Shane (Baugh), a secretary, and Dennis Cattrall, a construction engineer. At the age of three months, her family immigrated to Canada, where a large number of her films have been made. At age 11, she ...

7. RJ Mitte

Actor | Breaking Bad

In 2006 R.J. Mitte moved to Hollywood, California, with his family to support the foray of his sister, actress Lacianne Carriere, into print and commercial work. For fun, Mitte began training with Los Angeles talent manager Addison K. Witt in Sherman Oaks, Cal. And though many of the actors in the ...

8. Nathan Jones

Actor | Mad Max: Fury Road

Nathan Jones is an Australian actor, power-lifting champion, strongman, and former WWE professional wrestler. He rose upon the world strongman scene in 1995, and showed magnitude to become perhaps the top competitor in the world. At 6' 11" and 330 lbs. of muscle & mayhem, the giant Australian known...

9. Annet Mahendru

Actress | The Americans

Actress Annet Mahendru was born to an Indian father (a journalist and professor) and a Russian mother (a businesswoman and artist). Annet spent her early years learning six languages while living in Afghanistan, Russia, and Europe. She put her curious mind to use playing competitive chess and ...

10. Loretta Devine

Actress | Crash

Equally at home on stage and on screen, award-winning actress Loretta Devine has created some of the most memorable roles in theatre, film and television.

Devine first captured national attention in the role of Lorrell, one of the three original "Dreamgirls" in Michael Bennett's classic ...

11. Elarica Johnson

Actress | Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Elarica Johnson was born in London, England. A British Actress, known for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009), Blade Runner 2049 (2017) A Discovery of Witches (2018) and P-Valley US series with Starz (2020). Elarica began her career in her teens, landing her first role in the Harry Potter...

12. Marc Evan Jackson

Actor | Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

Marc Evan Jackson was born on August 21, 1970 in Buffalo, New York, USA. He is an actor, known for Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017), The Good Place (2016) and Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013). He has been married to Beth Hagenlocker since April 27, 2002.

13. Peter Weir

Director | Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

Peter Weir was born on August 21, 1944 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia as Peter Lindsay Weir. He is a director and writer, known for Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003), The Way Back (2010) and Witness (1985). He has been married to Wendy Stites since 1966. They have two ...

14. Thomas Beaudoin

Actor | Hubert et Fanny

Thomas Beaudoin began his studies in Psychology and Exercise Science at Concordia University in Montreal. He then studied Theatre in Vancouver and in New York City. He is fluent in both English and French.

Not long after moving to NYC, Thomas was cast in lead roles in several world renowned ...

15. Clarence Williams III

Actor | The General's Daughter

Born on August 21, 1939, the son of a displaced musician, Harlem-born African-American actor Clarence Williams III was raised by his musical grandparents, the legendary jazz and boogie-woogie composer/pianist Clarence Williams, who wrote such classics as "T'Aint Nobody's Business If I Do" and "Baby,...

16. Megan Montaner

Actress | Sin identidad

Megan Montaner was born on August 21, 1987 in Huesca, Aragón, Spain as Megan Gracia Montaner. She is an actress, known for Sin identidad (2014), 30 Coins (2020) and La caza. Monteperdido (2019).

17. Patty McCormack

Actress | The Master

As a testament to her passion and talent, former 1950s pig-tailed moppet star Patty McCormack has remained a consistent presence on film and TV for over five decades. While the lovely and talented blonde suffered her share of hard knocks and obvious stereotypes in adjusting to an adult career, she ...

18. Jade Chynoweth

Actress | 300: Rise of an Empire

Jade Chynoweth was born on August 21, 1998 in Park City, Utah, USA. She is an actress, known for 300: Rise of an Empire (2014), Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) and The Last Ship (2014).

19. Kiami Davael

Actress | Matilda

Kiami Davael is an actress, model, singer, songwriter & screenwriter. She is best known for her role as "Lavender" in "Matilda" starring Mara Wilson. Kiami was born in Kentucky, but her family moved to California to pursue her career. Kiami has starred in numerous TV shows such as "Moesha" & "Steve...

20. Eve Torres

Actress | Jue di tao wang

is an American actress, dancer, model, martial arts instructor, and former professional wrestler. She is best known for her time with WWE, where she is a former three-time WWE Divas Champion.

Torres began her career as a model and dancer. She danced for The Southern California Summer Pro League and ...

21. Kenny Rogers

Soundtrack | Faster

Born in Houston, Texas on August 21, 1938, Grammy-winning singer, songwriter, actor, record producer and entrepreneur Kenneth Ray Rogers was the fourth of eight children born to a carpenter father who worked in a shipyard and a mother who was a hospital nurse's assistant. Of humble Irish and Native...

22. Frances Cuka

Actress | Oliver Twist

Frances Cuka was born in 1936 in London, to Joseph and Letitia Cuka. The family eventually moved to Hove, where Frances was educated at Brighton and Hove High School. She trained at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, then made her stage debut in 1955 in 'Meet Mr. Callaghan' in Warrington. ...

23. Cody Kasch

Actor | Desperate Housewives

Cody Kasch is an American film and Television actor born in Los Angeles. His most recognizable role was that of "Zach Young" from the global hit ABC series Desperate Housewives. A student of the arts, he has been in over 40 different productions throughout his career, working in such popular shows ...

24. John Brotherton

Actor | Fuller House

John Brotherton was born on August 21, 1980 in Ellensburg, Washington, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for Fuller House (2016), Furious 7 (2015) and The Conjuring (2013). He has been married to Alison Raimondi since June 7, 2008. They have two children.

25. Jack Weston

Actor | Dirty Dancing

In a 40-year career that spanned Broadway, television and movies, the versatile actor played everyone from sleazy villains to terrifying killers to clumsy comics. His bad-guy roles included a stalker who, along with Alan Arkin terrorized a blind Audrey Hepburn in the 1967 cult classic Wait Until ...

26. Isabella Pappas

Actress | Paranoid

Isabella Pappas is an Olivier Award nominated Actress based in London, Italy and Florida.

Isabella made her stage debut at the age of 11 playing the role of Iris in THE NETHER at the Royal Court Theatre and its West End transfer to the Duke of York's Theatre. This role earned her a well deserved ...

27. Marie Blake

Actress | Between Two Women

Edith MacDonald was the second daughter of Daniel and Anne MacDonald; her father was a contractor and politician. Early on, her older sister Elsie, younger sister Jeanette MacDonald, and she were given theatrical training. Blossom and Jeanette played Philadelphia vaudeville houses while still ...

28. Jonathan Lajoie

Actor | The League

Jonathan Lajoie was born on August 21, 1980 in Montreal, Québec, Canada. He is an actor, known for The League (2009), The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part (2019) and Wolfie's Just Fine: A New Beginning (2016).

29. Richmond Arquette

Actor | Zodiac

Richmond Arquette was born on August 21, 1963 in New York City, New York, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Zodiac (2007), The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008) and Broken Blood (2013).

30. John Hollingworth

Actor | The Queen's Gambit

John Hollingworth was born on August 21, 1981 in Keighley, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. He is an actor and producer, known for The Queen's Gambit (2020), Rebecca (2020) and 1917 (2019).

31. Arielle Carver-O'Neill

Actress | Predestination

Arielle Carver-O'Neill was born on August 21, 1992 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. She is an actress, known for Predestination (2014), Conspiracy 365 (2012) and Neighbours (1985).

32. Cleo King

Actress | Magnolia

Cleo King was born on August 21, 1962 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Harriet Cleo King. She is an actress, known for Magnolia (1999), Pineapple Express (2008) and The Hangover (2009).

33. Greg Cromer

Actor | Better Things

Greg Cromer was born on August 21, 1971 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Gregory M. Cromer Junior. He is an actor and writer, known for Better Things (2016), Bad Words (2013) and Community (2009).

34. John McMartin

Actor | Blow Out

John McMartin was born on August 21, 1929 in Warsaw, Indiana, USA as John Francis McMartin. He was an actor, known for Blow Out (1981), All the President's Men (1976) and No Reservations (2007). He was married to Cynthia Baer. He died on July 6, 2016 in New York City, New York, USA.

35. Stephen Hillenburg

Writer | SpongeBob SquarePants

Stephen Hillenburg is the creator of SpongeBob SquarePants (1999), Nickelodeon's highest-rated cartoons for children and a staple of American television. Stephen was born on August 21st, 1961 in Lawton, Oklahoma and raised in Anaheim, California. Hillenburg became fascinated with the ocean as a ...

36. Brody Jenner

Producer | Bromance

Brody Jenner was born in Santa Monica California. His given name is Sam Brody Jenner. He is a producer, actor, and co-creator of several television series including The Princes of Malibu for FOX, MTV's Bromance, and Sex with Brody for E.

Brody first achieved fame on the widely acclaimed MTV series ...

37. Kevin Janssens

Actor | Revenge

Kevin Janssens (°1979) studied at the Studio Herman Teirlinck (Antwerp) and got his first important role in his last year of his studies, when he was asked to play the leading role in a mini TV series about a boxer called KING OF THE WORLD, by Guido Henderickx. Continuously, he performed several ...

38. Susan Eisenberg

Actress | Justice League

Susan Eisenberg was born on August 21, 1964 in Providence, Rhode Island, USA. She is an actress, known for Justice League (2001).

39. Tony Steedman

Actor | Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure

Tony Steedman was born on August 21, 1927 in Warwickshire, England as Anthony Francis Steedman. He was an actor, known for Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989), Citizen Smith (1977) and Scrooged (1988). He was married to Judy Parfitt and Ann Steedman. He died on February 4, 2001 in Haywards ...

40. Shevonne Durkin

Actress | Leprechaun 2

Shevonne Durkin was born on August 21, 1969 in Santa Clara County, California, USA as Shevonne Marie Durkin. She is known for her work on Leprechaun 2 (1994), Ghost in the Machine (1993) and Dead at 21 (1994). She was previously married to David Beaird.

41. Princess Margaret

Self | The Man Who Bought Mustique

Princess Margaret was born on August 21, 1930 in Glamis Castle, Glamis, Tayside, Scotland as Her Royal Highness Princess Margaret Rose of York. She was married to Antony Armstrong-Jones Snowdon. She died on February 9, 2002 in King Edward VII's Hospital Sister Agnes, City of Westminster, London, ...

42. Robert Knox

Actor | Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Son of Colin and Sally Knox. Brother of Jamie Knox.

Stabbed to death in bar brawl in London on 24 May 2008, while protecting his 16-year-old brother, four days after his last scene on Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince was shot. His attacker was convicted of his murder on 4 March 2009.

43. Barry Foster

Actor | Frenzy

John Barry Foster's acting career began and ended on the stage. At the age of 20 he won a scholarship to the Central School of Speech and Drama where he befriended future playwright Harold Pinter. After two years training, Barry went on tour with Andrew McMaster and fellow actors Patrick Magee and ...

44. Maxim Knight

Actor | Falling Skies

Maxim Knight stars in TNT's hit sci-fi drama "Falling Skies." Maxim's performance earned him a Young Artist Award in 2012.

At 13, Maxim has over 60 film, television, commercial & voice over credits.

At the tender age of 7, Maxim booked his first feature film, starring opposite Oscar winner Melissa ...

45. Jackie DeShannon

Soundtrack | Forrest Gump

The extremely talented, prolific and versatile Jackie DeShannon was one of the first successful female singer/songwriters to hit the rock and pop music scene back in the '60s. DeShannon has done music in such diverse genres as folk, orchestral pop, gospel, country, and rock 'n' roll. Jackie was ...

46. Harvey Stephens

Actor | Baby Face Harrington

At age 30, actor Harvey Stephens had a sophisticated charm and staid, long-jawed handsomeness that seemed ideal for the big screen, particularly in elegant or period settings. A veteran of a handful of Broadway shows by the time he made his sudden move to film, he was handed on a silver platter a ...

47. Wilt Chamberlain

Actor | Conan the Destroyer

Wilton Norman Chamberlain was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Olivia Ruth (Johnson), a domestic worker, and William Chamberlain, a welder, custodian, and handyman. Wilt didn't come from a race of giants as many thought. Both his parents were no bigger than 5-9, but as a young boy he began a ...

48. Tom Maden

Actor | Scream: The TV Series

Tom Maden was born on August 21, 1989 in Coppell, Texas, USA. He is an actor and director, known for Scream: The TV Series (2015), Love in the Sun (2019) and Famous in Love (2017).

49. Amy Spanger

Actress | Reefer Madness: The Movie Musical

Amy Spanger was born on August 21, 1971 in Newbury, Massachusetts, USA. She is an actress, known for Reefer Madness: The Movie Musical (2005), Synecdoche, New York (2008) and Royal Pains (2009). She has been married to Brian Shepard since September 4, 2011. She was previously married to Michael C. ...

50. Mitchell Anderson

Actor | Jaws: The Revenge

Mitchell Anderson was born on August 21, 1961 in Jamestown, New York, USA as Mitchell Ogren Anderson. He is an actor, known for Jaws: The Revenge (1987), After Forever (2018) and The Karen Carpenter Story (1989).


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