Birth Month Day of 02-05 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Jennifer Jason Leigh

Actress | The Hateful Eight

Jennifer Jason Leigh was born Jennifer Lee Morrow in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of writer Barbara Turner and actor Vic Morrow. Her father was of Russian Jewish descent and her mother was of Austrian Jewish ancestry. She is the sister of Carrie Ann Morrow and half-sister of actress Mina ...

2. Michael Sheen

Actor | Masters of Sex

Even though he had burned up the London stage for nearly a decade--and appeared in several films--Michael Sheen was not really "discovered" by American audiences until his critically-acclaimed turn as Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in the 1999 Broadway revival of "Amadeus".

Sheen was born in Newport, Wales...

3. Laura Linney

Actress | The Big C

Laura Leggett Linney was born in New York City on February 5, 1964, into a theatre family. Her father was prominent playwright Romulus Linney, whose own great-grandfather was a congressman from North Carolina. Her mother, Miriam Anderson (Leggett), is a nurse. Although she did not live in her ...

4. Charlotte Rampling

Actress | 45 Years

Tessa Charlotte Rampling was born 5 February 1946 in Sturmer, England, to Isabel Anne (Gurteen), a painter, and Godfrey Lionel Rampling, an Olympic gold medalist, army officer, and colonel, who became a NATO commander. She was educated at Jeanne d'Arc Académie pour Jeunes Filles in Versailles, ...

5. Christopher Guest

Actor | This Is Spinal Tap

U.S.-born actor, director, writer, musician, and composer best known for his mockumentaries, poking fun at heavy metal music, small town theatre, dog shows, folk music and film-making itself, Christopher Haden-Guest was born February fifth, 1948, in New York City. His mother, Jean Pauline (Hindes),...

6. Barbara Hershey

Actress | Black Swan

Barbara Hershey was born Barbara Lynn Herzstein in Hollywood, California, to Melrose (Moore) and Arnold Nathan Herzstein, a horse racing columnist. Her father, born in Manhattan, was from a Jewish family (from Hungary and Russia), and her mother, originally from Arkansas, had English and ...

7. Darren Criss

Actor | Little White Lie

Darren Criss was born on February 5, 1987 in San Francisco, California, USA as Darren Everett Criss. He is an actor, known for Little White Lie (2009), Glee (2009) and American Crime Story (2016).

8. Chris Parnell

Actor | Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story

Born and raised in Memphis, Tennessee, Chris Parnell enrolled at Germantown High School where he took drama and auditioned for every play. In 1985, when he was a senior at Germantown, he was voted "Most Talented" by his classmates. Right after graduating high school, Chris attended North Carolina ...

9. Michael Mann

Producer | The Insider

A student of London's International Film School, Michael Mann began his career in the late 70s, writing for TV shows like Starsky and Hutch (1975). He directed his first film, the award-winning prison drama The Jericho Mile (1979), in 1979. He followed that in 1981 with his first theatrical release,...

10. Jeremy Sumpter

Actor | Peter Pan

Jeremy Robert Myron Sumpter was born on February 5, 1989 in Monterey, California, to Sandra (Johnson) and Gary Sumpter. He was raised in his mother's hometown, Mount Sterling, Kentucky. At a young age, he enjoyed mountain climbing and play with his friends like any other normal kid, but when he ...

11. Tom Wilkinson

Actor | Michael Clayton

Popular British character actor Tom Wilkinson was born in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, and comes from a long line of urban farmers. He is the son of Marjorie (Percival) and Thomas Wilkinson. Economic hardships forced his family to move to Canada for a few years when Wilkinson was a child; after ...

12. Nora Zehetner

Actress | Creative Control

Nora Angela was born and grew up in El Paso, Texas. She spent several years attending elementary school in Richardson, Texas, a suburb of Dallas, before moving back to El Paso. When she was 14 she moved to Dallas where she attended the McKinney High School for several years. She attended the Texas ...

13. Tony Jaa

Actor | Ong-bak 3

Japanom Yeerum was born on February 5, 1976, in the northeastern province of Surin, Thailand. His parents were elephant herders. Jaa watched martial arts films as a young kid and began to emulate some of his idols, from Bruce Lee to Jackie Chan to Jet Li. Jaa studied martial arts at the local ...

14. Jamie Brewer

Actress | Love You More

Jamie Brewer is best known for her breakthrough dimensional role as Adelaide 'Addie' Langdon in American Horror Story (2011). She has a theatre background which started in 1999. She has continued her theatre and improvisation training at the 'Ruskin School of Acting', and at the 'Howard Fine Acting...

15. Charlbi Dean Kriek

Actress | Spud

Charlbi Dean Kriek was born on February 5, 1990 in Cape Town, South Africa. She is an actress, known for Spud (2010), Black Lightning (2018) and Pacific Standard Time (2016).

16. John Carradine

Actor | The Grapes of Wrath

John Carradine, the son of a reporter/artist and a surgeon, grew up in Poughkeepsie, New York. He attended Christ Church School and Graphic Art School, studying sculpture, and afterward roamed the South selling sketches. He made his acting debut in "Camille" in a New Orleans theatre in 1925. ...

17. Tim Meadows

Actor | Mean Girls

Tim Meadows was born on February 5, 1961 in Highland Park, Michigan, USA as Timothy Meadows. He is an actor and writer, known for Mean Girls (2004), Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007) and The Ladies Man (2000). He was previously married to Michelle Taylor.

18. Sara Foster

Actress | D.E.B.S.

She is a former fashion model who briefly hosted the short-lived Entertainment Tonight (1981) spin-off ET on MTV (2000). Based on that breakthrough she was cast as the lead femme fatale in The Big Bounce (2004), which was a remake of a previous movie adaptation of the same Elmore Leonard novel.

19. Brittany Allen

Actress | What Keeps You Alive

Brittany Allen is an actor, composer, and producer, best known for her work in What Keeps You Alive, It Stains the Sands Red and The Boys. She began her acting career as a child in Canada, and after graduating from college, cut her teeth on the soap All My Children, for which she won an Emmy Award....

20. Dick Warlock

Actor | Firestarter

Dick Warlock was born on February 5, 1940 in Oakley, Ohio, USA as Richard Anthony Leming. He is known for his work on Firestarter (1984), Innerspace (1987) and Escape from New York (1981). He has been married to Cathy M Coleman since February 25, 1990. He was previously married to Sally L Swann, ...

21. Robin Sachs

Actor | Galaxy Quest

Robin Sachs was born on February 5, 1951 in Hammersmith, London, England as Robin David Sachs. He was an actor, known for Galaxy Quest (1999), The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997) and Ocean's Eleven (2001). He was married to Casey DeFranco and Siân Phillips. He died on February 1, 2013 in Los ...

22. Leslie Zemeckis

Actress | Beowulf

Leslie Zemeckis was born on February 5, 1969 in the USA as Leslie Elizabeth Harter. She is an actress and producer, known for Beowulf (2007), A Christmas Carol (2009) and Mabel, Mabel, Tiger Trainer (2018). She has been married to Robert Zemeckis since December 4, 2001. They have two children.

23. David Meunier

Actor | Justified

A dual citizen of Luxembourg and the United States, David Meunier was born in Portland, Oregon February 5th, 1973 into a long line of farmers, carpenters, clothiers, and inventors from Luxembourg, Germany, and Russia. Although he considered pursuing a graphic arts major in college, Meunier instead ...

24. David Selby

Actor | Falcon Crest

Actor David Selby, highly regarded for his villainous work on both daytime and nighttime soap classics, was born in Morgantown, West Virginia. He attended West Virginia University and graduated with both B.S. and M.A. degrees from West Virginia University, then earned a Ph.D. from Southern Illinois...

25. Anthony Ingruber

Actor | The Age of Adaline

Anthony Ingruber is a voice and screen actor with an international upbringing, who first gained global attention through his widely popular YouTube channel of impressions. After studying film acting at the Wellington Performing Arts Centre, Ingruber worked briefly at 'Weta Workshop [NZ]', where he ...

26. Abhishek Bachchan

Actor | Happy New Year

Aquarian Abhishek Srivastav was born in February 5, 1976, son of Bollywood mega-stars, Jaya Bhaduri and Amitabh Bachchan, brother to Shweta, uncle to her two children (Navya Naveli & Agastye), and the grandson of Harivansh Rai Srivastav, Hindu and Urdu poet, who wrote under the pen-name of ...

27. Paige Howard

Actress | Adventureland

Paige Howard was born on February 5, 1985 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Paige Carlyle Howard. She is an actress and writer, known for Adventureland (2009), The Employer (2013) and stalkTALK (2011).

28. Vivian Wu

Actress | Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III

Vivian Wu was born in Shanghai, China, in 1966 as Wu Jun Mei. She started acting at age 15 with the Shanghai Film Studio, and then later studied Travel Industry Management at Hawaii's Pacific University. After that she played 'Wen Hsiu' in the Oscar-winning The Last Emperor (1987) directed by ...

29. James Cox

Director | Atomic Tabasco

James Cox' short film "Atomic Tabasco" caught the eyes of Michael Gruber and Mike Deluca, who hired him to direct "Highway," written by Scott Rosenberg, starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Jared Leto. Next, working with long-time collaborator Captain Mauzner, Cox co-wrote and directed "Wonderland" ...

30. Jonathan Freeman

Actor | Aladdin

Jonathan Freeman was born on February 5, 1950 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. He is an actor, known for Aladdin (1992), The Producers (2005) and Shining Time Station (1989).

31. Crystal Hunt

Actress | Hilton Head Island

Crystal Hunt was born on February 5, 1985 in Clearwater, Florida, USA as Crystal Clarese Hunt. She is an actress and producer, known for Hilton Head Island (2017), Magic Mike XXL (2015) and Sydney White (2007).

32. Red Buttons

Actor | The Poseidon Adventure

Although Red Buttons is best known as a stand-up comic, he is also a successful songwriter, an Academy Award-winning actor (and has been nominated for two Golden Globe awards) and an accomplished singer. Born Aaron Chwatt in New York City's Lower East Side, Buttons (who got his name from a uniform ...

33. David Chisum

Actor | NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service

David Chisum was born on February 5, 1971 in Livonia, Michigan, USA as David Hines Chisum. He is an actor, known for NCIS (2003), Timeless (2016) and CSI: NY (2004). He is married to Aishah Nadera Bailer. They have two children.

34. Jordan Nagai

Actor | Up

Jordan Nagai was born on February 5, 2000 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is an actor, known for Up (2009), Up (2009) and The Simpsons (1989).

35. Gil McKinney

Actor | Once Upon a Time

Gil McKinney was born on February 5, 1979 in Houston, Texas, USA as Mark Gilbert McKinney. He is an actor and writer, known for Once Upon a Time (2011), Supernatural (2005) and Friday Night Lights (2006).

36. Crystle Lightning

Actress | Prey

Crystle Lightning, an Indigenous Actress from the Plains Cree Nation, began her show business journey at a young age. The Lightning Family moved from Canada to Los Angeles where Crystle landed her first lead role in the feature: "3 Ninjas", at 9 years old. Crystle went on to study at the Beverly ...

37. Bobby Brown

Soundtrack | Ghostbusters II

Bobby Brown was born on February 5, 1969 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA as Robert Barisford Brown. He has been married to Alicia Etheredge-Brown since June 18, 2012. They have three children. He was previously married to Whitney Houston.

38. Errol Morris

Director | The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara

His documentaries helped spur a rebirth of non-fiction film in the 80s & garnered wide critical success. But until 2003's "The Fog of War," Morris was shunned by the Academy Awards.

Morris' first two films won much acclaim (Gates of Heaven (1978) and Vernon, Florida (1981)). In the second movie, ...

39. Myndy Crist

Actress | The Time Machine

Myndy Crist was born on February 5, 1975 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Myndy Zeno. She is an actress and producer, known for The Time Machine (2002), Dark Skies (2013) and Hanging Up (2000). She is married to Josh Stamberg. They have two children.

40. Davis Cleveland

Actor | Shake It Up

Davis Cleveland was born in Houston, Texas. He began his acting career by doing commercial work in Texas. After moving to Los Angeles, he began appearing in national commercials for big name companies. Davis has guest-starred in many shows, and co-stars as Flynn Jones in Disney's hit show "Shake It...

41. Cristiano Ronaldo

Actor | Striker Force 7

Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro was born on February 5, 1985, in Madeira, Portugal to Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro and José Diniz Aveiro. Cristiano has an elder brother, Hugo and two elder sisters, Elma and Liliana Cátia. His name was inspired by the former US-president, Ronald Reagan, whom ...

42. Tim Holt

Actor | The Magnificent Ambersons

As they say, like father, like son. Cowboy hero Tim Holt avidly followed in the boots of his famous character-actor dad, the granite-jawed Jack Holt (b. Charles John Holt), who appeared in hundreds of silents and talkies (many of them westerns) over the years. The two actually appeared together as ...

43. Mia Hansen-Løve

Director | L'avenir

Cinema came into Mia Hansen-Løve's life when she was eighteen, as Olivier Assayas made her start as an actress in Late August, Early September (1998). Two years later, he gave her the part of "Aline" in his Les destinées (2000). Their artistic collaboration was coupled by a union in real ...

44. Stephen J. Cannell

Writer | The Rockford Files

Stephen J. Cannell was raised in Pasadena, California. His father ran an interior design firm. From an early age, Stephen suffered from undiagnosed dyslexia, which made it nearly impossible from him to do well in school, he either flunked or was held back many times. Even though one of the courses ...

45. Rosanne Katon

Actress | Motel Hell

Rosanne Katon was born on February 5, 1952 in New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for Motel Hell (1980), Bachelor Party (1984) and St. Elsewhere (1982). She has been married to Richard Walden since January 9, 1984. They have one child.

46. Jenna Morrison

Actress | The Amanda Show

Jenna Morrison was born on February 5, 1985 in Klamath Falls, Oregon, USA as Jenna Rose Morrison. She is an actress, known for The Amanda Show (1999), Twinsmith: Said and Done (2015) and David & Dee (2004).

47. Stuart Damon

Actor | General Hospital

Stuart Damon was born on February 5, 1937 in New York City, New York, USA as Stuart Michael Zonis. He is an actor and writer, known for General Hospital (1963), The Champions (1968) and Cinderella (1965). He has been married to Deirdre Ann Ottewill since March 12, 1961. They have two children.

48. Peter Ford

Actor | Cade's County

Peter Ford was born on February 5, 1945 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Peter Newton Ford. He is known for his work on Cade's County (1971), Wilbur and the Baby Factory (1970) and Police Story (1973). He has been married to Lynda Gundersen since December 1970. They have three children.

49. Delaina Mitchell

Actress | Vanilla Sky

Actress Delaina Mitchell has built a solid reputation for delivering memorable performances on-screen and beyond. Delaina takes control of Josh Brolin, as his tyrannical wife Mrs. Chastity Bjornsen, in Paul Thomas Anderson's Inherent Vice. This talented actress is also recognized around the globe ...

50. Christopher Shea

Actor | Charlie Brown's All Stars!

Child actor Christopher Dylan Shea was born on February 5, 1958, in Los Angeles County, California. He was the older brother of fellow child actors Eric Shea and Stephen Shea. Christopher had a regular part as "Joey Starett" on the short-lived western TV series Shane (1966). He also made guest ...


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