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1. Jim Carrey Jim Carrey Actor, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Jim Carrey, Canadian-born and a U.S. citizen since 2004, is an actor and producer famous for his rubbery body movements and flexible facial expressions. The two-time Golden Globe-winner rose to fame as a cast member of the Fox sketch comedy In Living Color but leading roles in Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, Dumb and Dumber and The Mask established him as a bankable comedy actor...
2. Zooey Deschanel Zooey Deschanel Actress, Elf Zooey Deschanel was born in 1980 into a showbiz family. Her father, Caleb Deschanel, is an Academy Award-nominated cinematographer (perhaps most notably for The Passion of the Christ) and her mother, Mary Jo Deschanel (née Weir), is an actress who appeared in Twin Peaks. Her paternal grandfather was French, and her other roots include English, German, Scottish, Irish, and Dutch...
3. Betty White Betty White Actress, Bringing Down the House Betty White was born in Oak Park, Illinois, to Christine Tess (Cachikis), a homemaker, and Horace Logan White, a lighting company executive. She is of Danish, Greek, English, and Welsh descent. Although best known as the devious Sue Ann Nivens on the classic sitcom Mary Tyler Moore and the ditzy Rose Nylund on The Golden Girls...
4. James Earl Jones James Earl Jones Actor, The Lion King James Earl Jones was born on January 17, 1931 in Arkabutla, Mississippi, USA. At an early age, he started to take dramatic lessons to calm himself down. It appeared to work as he has since starred in many films over a 40-year period, beginning with the Stanley Kubrick classic Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb. He is...
5. Denis O'Hare Denis O'Hare Actor, Dallas Buyers Club
6. Kirsty Hill Kirsty Hill Actress, Sadistic Eroticism Born in Llanelli, South Wales, Sophie Dee moved to England to attend. school. Later she moved back to Wales to finish secondary school. Upon graduation she held a variety of jobs, ranging from working in a café to door-to-door saleswoman. She eventually became a dancer, specializing in lap dances. This led to her being offered a job as a nude model for the UK newspaper Daily Sport...
7. Freddy Rodríguez Freddy Rodríguez Actor, Planet Terror
8. Naveen Andrews Naveen Andrews Actor, Lost Born Naveen William Sidney Andrews in London on January 17, 1969. His parents were both Indian immigrants from Kerala, India. In high school, he auditioned for drama school and was accepted at London's Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Two of his classmates were Ewan McGregor and David Thewlis ...
9. Jake Paul Jake Paul Actor, Bizaardvark
10. Eartha Kitt Eartha Kitt Actress, The Emperor's New Groove An out-of-wedlock child, Eartha Kitt was born in the cotton fields of South Carolina. Kitt's mother was a sharecropper of African-American and Cherokee Native American descent. Her father's identity is unknown. Given away by her mother, she arrived in Harlem at age nine. At 15, she quit high school to work in a Brooklyn factory...
11. Leigh Whannell Leigh Whannell Actor, Saw Leigh Whannell grew up in Melbourne, Australia, where, at the age of four, he developed an obsession with telling stories. Whether it be through acting, writing or filmmaking, his primary love was getting a reaction from an audience. In 1995, at the age of 18, he was accepted into the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology's prestigious Media Arts course...
12. Scott Mechlowicz Scott Mechlowicz Actor, EuroTrip Scott David Mechlowicz was born in New York City, to Susan (Lehrman) and Morris Mechlowicz. He was raised in Plano, Texas. He graduated from Plano Senior High School and after one semester of university in Texas, he studied at and graduated from UCLA in 2003. His career began with Neverland, a short film...
13. Andy Kaufman Andy Kaufman Actor, Taxi Referred to by some as a dadaistic comedian, Andy Kaufman took comedy and performance art to the edges of irrationality and blurred the dividing line between reality and imagination. Born in New York City on January 17, 1949, the first son of Stanley and Janice Kaufman, Andy grew up on New York in the town of Great Neck...
14. Kelly Marie Tran Kelly Marie Tran Actress, CollegeHumor Originals
15. James Waterston James Waterston Actor, Dead Poets Society James Waterston is an actor and a pianist with a great love of New Orleans music. He comes from family of actors and artists and he counts himself privileged to do what he does. He has traveled and performed around the world doing television, stage and film. He has lived in New Orleans, Paris, Los Angeles, and all over the east coast. He is currently based in New York.
16. Adriana Ugarte Adriana Ugarte Actress, Julieta
17. Sheree North Sheree North Actress, The Shootist
18. Joshua Malina Joshua Malina Actor, The West Wing
19. Jonathan Keltz Jonathan Keltz Actor, Entourage Jonathan Lippert Keltz was born in New York City, to Karin Lippert, who worked in public relations, and Martin Keltz, the co-founder and President of Scholastic Productions. He remained in the city through pre-school before moving upstate to Woodstock, New York, where he attended Poughkeepsie Day School through 8th grade...
20. Steve Harvey Steve Harvey Producer, Steve Harvey
21. Bart Freundlich Bart Freundlich Director, The Rebound
22. Kang-ho Song Kang-ho Song Actor, Snowpiercer Song Kang-ho never professionally trained as an actor, beginning his career in social theater groups after graduating from Kimhae High School. Later, he joined Kee Kuk-seo's influential theater company with its emphasis on instinctive acting and improvisation, which proved to be Song's training ground...
23. Diogo Morgado Diogo Morgado Actor, Son of God Diogo Morgado has been seen in several American television series and movies since becoming known internationally for his groundbreaking portrayal of "Jesus" in 20th Century Fox's feature film "Son of God" and in The History Channel's highly rated, Emmy nominated miniseries "The Bible." Recent appearances...
24. Françoise Hardy Françoise Hardy Soundtrack, The Boat That Rocked
25. Nate Hartley Nate Hartley Actor, Drillbit Taylor Hartley was born in Ravenna, Ohio, the son of Michele and Rei Hartley. He has an older sister, Danielle. He attended Rootstown Elementary School in Portage County, Ohio. He began his career in 1997 at the age of five by performing magic for his family and friends. He performed as a clown with his parents who were professional clowns and co-owned a video store in the early 90s...
26. Kid Rock Kid Rock Soundtrack, The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift
27. David Blue David Blue Actor, SGU Stargate Universe The youngest of three boys, David Blue grew up as the comedian of the family. A lifelong actor, singer and dancer, Blue spent years performing onstage. He eventually graduated from the conservatory at the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in both Acting and Musical Theatre Performance...
28. Brian Helgeland Brian Helgeland Writer, A Knight's Tale
29. Hale Appleman Hale Appleman Actor, Teeth Graduate of famed LaGuardia High School of the Performing Arts. Studied at Carnegie Mellon University's School of Drama. Starred in the Roundabout Theater Company's revival production of David Rabe's Streamers, directed by Scott Ellis. ('08/'09 Season) Played Jesus in the New York Premiere of Sarah Ruhl's Passion Play, spring/summer 2010
30. Grant Withers Grant Withers Actor, Rio Grande Appeared in over 200 films. He had worked as a salesman and newspaper reporter before breaking into movies near the end of the silent era. Tall and tough, his starring roles in major pictures soon gave way to supporting parts, mainly as a villain, in B movies and serials. His elopement to Yuma, Arizona...
31. D.J. Caruso D.J. Caruso Director, Disturbia Born in Norwalk, Connecticut, Caruso came west to play tennis and study Television Production at Pepperdine University. Interned at Disney Studios in the Product Placement department and later hooked up with Director John Badham, who mentored him into a second-unit director, after Badham lost his 2nd-unit director Rob Cohen to a first-unit directing career...
32. Tara Elders Tara Elders Actress, Interview
33. Max Adler Max Adler Actor, Sully Born in Queens, New York and raised in Scottsdale, Arizona, Adler knew from an early age that he wanted to become an actor. Upon graduating from Horizon High School in AZ, he made the move to Los Angeles to pursue his dreams of working in the entertainment industry. After landing a few guest-star roles on "Ghost Whisperer" and "Cold Case" for CBS...
34. Mitch Vogel Mitch Vogel Actor, Bonanza Lanky, freckle faced, unassuming and a spitting image of how you would envision Mark Twain's "Tom Sawyer" character if he came alive, juvenile actor Mitch Vogel was one of Hollywood's top performers during the late 1960s and early 1970s. His career fell away, however, by the following decade and has been little seen...
35. Ann Wolfe Ann Wolfe Actress, Wonder Woman
36. Patricia Owens Patricia Owens Actress, The Fly Patricia Owens was born in Golden, British Columbia, in 1925. When she was eight she moved to England. Here she embarked on a number of stage plays. Later she was spotted by a Twentieth-Century Fox executive who offered her a contract and in 1956 she went to Hollywood. There she met Sy Bartlett whom she married and later divorced in 1958...
37. Joanna David Joanna David Actress, You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger
38. Susanna Hoffs Susanna Hoffs Actress, Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery
39. Genndy Tartakovsky Genndy Tartakovsky Director, Hotel Transylvania Genndy Tartakovsky was born and raised in Moscow, USSR. He and his family moved to Chicago, IL when he was 7 years old, after his father defected to the US. His interest in comic books and animation led him to study animation at CalArts in Los Angeles. While he was there he produced two student films...
40. Chloe Lattanzi Chloe Lattanzi Self, Olivia Newton-John: Warm and Tender
41. Nancy Parsons Nancy Parsons Actress, Porky's Nancy Parsons, was born in Lake Minnetonka, Minnesota, to Mary and Charles Parson. She had two siblings -- Mary Parsons and Theresa Macrae. When she was 17, her father remarried Genevieve Stack and moved with the three girls to South Pasadena, California. It was here that the acting bug first bit, when...
42. Todd Susman Todd Susman Actor, You Don't Know Jack
43. Micaela Ramazzotti Micaela Ramazzotti Actress, La prima cosa bella
44. Connor Cruise Connor Cruise Actor, Seven Pounds
45. Randy Boone Randy Boone Actor, The Virginian
46. Jeff Chase Jeff Chase Actor, Mission: Impossible III Born Jeffrey Lance Sniffen. Graduate of Passiac Valley Regional Valley Regional High School Little Falls NJ. Graduate of West Virginia University. Played football for the Mountaineers 1986-1991. Married to Kimberly 1991-2015 (Divorced). One son Cory Chase. Best Known for The Mechanic 2011, Mission Impossible 3...
47. Kevin Reynolds Kevin Reynolds Director, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves Raised as an Air Force brat, Kevin Reynolds' love for cinema inspired him to forsake his law school degree and move to Los Angeles to enroll in the University of Southern California's legendary film school. Reynolds' graduate thesis film "Proof" became the basis for "Fandango" starring Kevin Costner and was produced by Steve Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment as one of its first productions...
48. Benno Fürmann Benno Fürmann Actor, Nordwand Benno Fürmann was born on 17 January 1972 in Berlin, Germany and worked as a waiter, bouncer and drifter before attending acting lessons at the Lee Strasberg Institute in New York. After returning to Germany, he played several minor parts in movie and television projects until his breakthrough performance in Die Bubi Scholz Story...
49. Chris William Martin Chris William Martin Actor, Buried Born in Burnaby, British Columbia, January 17 1975 to Chris William Martin and Victoria Kathleen Martin, Chris was raised first in East Vancouver (until he was 2) and then in a small town called Yarrow. He first became an actor after answering a cattle call for a new teen drama, _"Fifteen" (1991)_ which was to film in Vancouver...
50. Seth Lee Seth Lee Actor, The Accountant Born in Austin Texas, and moved to Los Angeles at age 11 to further pursue his acting career. Seth was first introduced to acting and martial arts through a chance meeting with Ernie Reyes Jr (Ninja Turtles) and decided that he wanted to follow in his footsteps. Seth began to study acting and martial...
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