Actor - Dynasties!

by willi-beckenlehner | created - 11 Apr 2012 | updated - 29 May 2017 | Public

1. Henry Fonda

Actor | 12 Angry Men

Henry Jaynes Fonda was born in Grand Island, Nebraska, to Elma Herberta (Jaynes) and William Brace Fonda, who worked in advertising and printing. His recent ancestry included Dutch, English, and Scottish.

Fonda started his acting debut with the Omaha Community Playhouse, a local amateur theater ...

2. Jane Fonda

Actress | Klute

Born in New York City to legendary screen star Henry Fonda and Ontario-born New York socialite Frances Seymour Brokaw, Jane Seymour Fonda was destined early to an uncommon and influential life in the limelight. Although she initially showed little inclination to follow her father's trade, she was ...

3. Peter Fonda

Actor | Easy Rider

Peter Henry Fonda was born in New York City, to legendary screen star Henry Fonda and New York socialite Frances Seymour Brokaw. He is the brother of actress Jane Fonda and the father of actress Bridget Fonda. His ancestry includes Dutch, English, Scottish, and distant French and Italian.

Fonda made...

4. Bridget Fonda

Actress | A Simple Plan

Bridget Jane Fonda was born in Los Angeles, California, to Susan Brewer and actor Peter Fonda. She is the granddaughter of Henry Fonda and niece of Jane Fonda, both famous actors. Bridget made her film debut at age five as an extra in Easy Rider (1969), but first became interested in acting after ...

5. Macaulay Culkin

Actor | Home Alone

Macaulay Carson Culkin, one of the most famous American child stars, was born on August 26, 1980 in New York City, New York, USA, as the third of seven children of his father Kit Culkin (a former stage and child actor and also Macaulay's former manager) and mother Patricia Brentrup. He is the ...

6. Kieran Culkin

Actor | Igby Goes Down

Kieran Kyle Culkin was born September 30, 1982 in New York City, New York. He is the son of Kit Culkin, a former stage and child actor, and Patricia Brentrup. He is the brother of Shane Culkin, Dakota Culkin, Macaulay Culkin, Quinn Culkin, Christian Culkin, and Rory Culkin. His mother, who is from ...

7. Rory Culkin

Actor | Signs

Rory Culkin was born in New York City, New York. He is the youngest son of Kit Culkin, a former stage and child actor, and Patricia Brentrup. He is the brother of Shane Culkin, Dakota Culkin, Macaulay Culkin, Kieran Culkin, Quinn Culkin, and Christian Culkin. His mother, who is from North Dakota, ...

8. Steven Spielberg

Producer | Schindler's List

One of the most influential personalities in the history of cinema, Steven Spielberg is Hollywood's best known director and one of the wealthiest filmmakers in the world. He has an extraordinary number of commercially successful and critically acclaimed credits to his name, either as a director, ...

9. Sasha Spielberg

Actress | The Terminal

Sasha Spielberg was born on May 14, 1990 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Sasha Rebecca Spielberg. She is an actress and writer, known for The Terminal (2004), The Art of Getting By (2011) and Munich (2005).

10. Theo Spielberg

Camera_department | Munich

Theo Spielberg was born in 1988. He is known for his work on Munich (2005), Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008) and Justin Bieber: Never Say Never (2011).

11. Kate Capshaw

Actress | Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom

Kate Capshaw was born Kathleen Sue Nail in Fort Worth, Texas, to Beverley Sue (Simon), a beautician and travel agent, and Edwin Leon Nail, an airline employee. Capshaw worked as a teacher with an MA in Learning Disabilities. Her desire to be an actress led her to New York where she landed a role on...

12. Francis Ford Coppola

Producer | Apocalypse Now

Francis Ford Coppola was born in 1939 in Detroit, Michigan, but grew up in a New York suburb in a creative, supportive Italian-American family. His father, Carmine Coppola, was a composer and musician. His mother, Italia Coppola (née Pennino), had been an actress. Francis Ford Coppola graduated ...

13. Sofia Coppola

Director | Lost in Translation

Sofia Coppola was born on May 14, 1971 in New York City, New York, USA as Sofia Carmina Coppola. She is a director, known for Somewhere (2010), Lost in Translation (2003) and Marie Antoinette (2006). She has been married to Thomas Mars since August 27, 2011. They have two children. She was ...

14. Gary Coppola

Sound_department | Breakdown

15. Nicolas Cage

Actor | Face/Off

Nicolas Cage was born Nicolas Kim Coppola in Long Beach, California, the son of comparative literature professor August Coppola (whose brother is director Francis Ford Coppola) and dancer/choreographer Joy Vogelsang. He is of Italian (father) and Polish, German, and English (mother) descent. Cage ...

16. Talia Shire

Actress | Rocky

Talia Shire was born on April 25, 1946 in Lake Success, Long Island, New York, USA as Talia Rose Coppola. She is an actress, known for Rocky (1976), The Godfather (1972) and The Godfather: Part II (1974). She was previously married to Jack Schwartzman and David Shire.

17. Jason Schwartzman

Actor | Rushmore

Jason Schwartzman was born on June 26, 1980 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Jason Francesco Schwartzman. He has been married to Brady Cunningham since July 11, 2009. They have two children.

18. Til Schweiger

Actor | Inglourious Basterds

Actor, producer, writer, and director Til Schweiger is Germany's best-known actor and also the country's most successful director. With more than 51 Million admissions no other German filmmaker drew more people to cinemas. He runs his own production company Barefoot Films based in Berlin, Germany.

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19. Dana Schweiger

Actress | Der Eisbär

Dana Schweiger was born on February 29, 1968 in Seattle, Washington, USA as Dana Carlsen. She is an actress, known for Der Eisbär (1998), Knockin' on Heaven's Door (1997) and Barefoot (2005). She was previously married to Til Schweiger.

20. Luna Schweiger

Actress | Schutzengel

Luna Schweiger was born on January 11, 1997 in Berlin, Germany as Luna Marie Schweiger. She is an actress, known for Schutzengel (2012), Tatort (1970) and Phantom Pain (2009).

21. Emma Schweiger

Actress | Kokowääh

Emma Schweiger was born on October 26, 2002 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Emma Tiger Schweiger. She is an actress, known for Kokowääh (2011), Rabbit Without Ears (2007) and Kokowääh 2 (2013).

22. Valentin Schweiger

Actor | Keinohrhasen

Valentin Schweiger was born on September 17, 1995 in Berlin, Germany as Valentin Florian Schweiger. He is known for his work on Rabbit Without Ears (2007), Dark (2017) and Knockin' on Heaven's Door (1997).

23. Lilli Schweiger

Actress | Keinohrhasen

Lilli Schweiger was born on July 17, 1998 in Berlin as Lilli Camille Schweiger. She is an actress, known for Rabbit Without Ears (2007), Hot Dog (2018) and Klassentreffen 1.0 (2018).

24. Dennis Quaid

Actor | The Day After Tomorrow

Dennis Quaid was born in Houston, Texas, to Juanita Bonniedale (Jordan), a real estate agent, and William Rudy Quaid, an electrician. He grew up in the Houston suburban city of Bellaire. He was raised a Baptist, and studied drama, Mandarin Chinese, and dance while a student at Bellaire High School....

25. Randy Quaid

Actor | Independence Day

Randy Quaid is an Academy Award-nominated actor, for his performance in The Last Detail (1973). Hal Ashby directed Quaid in the role of Meadows opposite Jack Nicholson and Otis Young. Quaid is a great and much admired actor that has been recognized by Hollywood and the worlds finest directors, ...

26. Martin Sheen

Actor | The Departed

Multiple Emmy- and Golden Globe-winner Martin Sheen is one of America's most celebrated, colorful, and accomplished actors. Moving flawlessly between artistic mediums, Sheen's acting range is striking.

Sheen was born Ramón Antonio Gerard Estevez in Dayton, Ohio, to Mary-Ann (Phelan), an Irish ...

27. Charlie Sheen

Actor | Two and a Half Men

Charlie Sheen was born Carlos Irwin Estévez on September 3, 1965, in New York City. His father, actor Martin Sheen (born Ramon Antonio Gerard Estevez), was at the time just breaking into the business, with performances on Broadway. His mother, Janet Sheen (née Templeton), was a former New York art ...

28. Emilio Estevez

Actor | The Way

Emilio Estevez was born on May 12, 1962, in New York City. He is the eldest son of actor Martin Sheen, who at the time was just breaking into the business. His mother, Janet Sheen (née Templeton), was a former New York art student who had met Emilio's father right after he had moved to Manhattan. ...

29. John Carradine

Actor | Stagecoach

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. ...

30. David Carradine

Actor | Kill Bill: Vol. 2

David Carradine was born in Hollywood, California, the eldest son of legendary character actor John Carradine, and his wife, Ardanelle Abigail (McCool). He presided over an acting family that included brothers Keith Carradine and Robert Carradine as well as his daughters Calista Carradine and ...

31. Keith Carradine

Actor | Nashville

It seems the second generation of acting Carradines -- David, Keith and Robert -- are proudly continuing the family tradition and begetting a third generation of talent. The dynasty began with veteran Hollywood patriarch John Carradine, the son of a surgeon and a correspondent for the Associated ...

32. Martha Plimpton

Actress | The Goonies

She has show biz in her blood. Martha Plimpton was born November 16, 1970, in New York City to two actors: Keith Carradine and Shelley Plimpton. Martha began her career at age 8, when her mom had a friend of hers, composer Elizabeth Swados, enroll her in an actors' workshop. At age 10, she got a ...

33. Robert Carradine

Actor | Revenge of the Nerds

Robert Carradine was born on March 24, 1954 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA as Robert Reed Carradine. He is an actor and producer, known for Revenge of the Nerds (1984), Escape from L.A. (1996) and The Lizzie McGuire Movie (2003). He was previously married to Edith (Edie) Mani.

34. John Wayne

Actor | True Grit

John Wayne was born Marion Robert Morrison in Iowa, to Mary Alberta (Brown) and Clyde Leonard Morrison, a pharmacist. He was of English, Ulster-Scots, and Irish ancestry.

Clyde developed a lung condition that required him to move his family from Iowa to the warmer climate of southern California, ...

35. Ethan Wayne

Stunts | The Blues Brothers

Ethan Wayne was born on February 22, 1962 in Los Angeles, California, USA as John Ethan Wayne. He is known for his work on The Blues Brothers (1980), The Return of the Living Dead (1985) and Red State (2011). He was previously married to Gina Rivadenegry.

36. Robert Mitchum

Actor | Out of the Past

Robert Mitchum was an underrated American leading man of enormous ability, who sublimated his talents beneath an air of disinterest. He was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, to Ann Harriet (Gunderson), a Norwegian immigrant, and James Thomas Mitchum, a shipyard/railroad worker. His father died in a ...

37. Christopher Mitchum

Actor | Un verano para matar

Christopher Mitchum is the second son of actor Robert Mitchum destined, like older brother James Mitchum, to follow in the footsteps of his famous dad. Chris grew up avoiding the limelight and was educated at the University of Pennsylvania (1962-1966), attending Dublin's Trinity College as part of ...

38. Casper Van Dien

Actor | Starship Troopers

Casper Van Dien's breakthrough role was as the lead in Paul Verhoeven's sci-fi film Starship Troopers (1997). Still one of the most talked about films of 1997 that has one of the largest cult followings in film history. He was also in Tim Burton's critically acclaimed film Sleepy Hollow (1999), as ...

39. Hardy Krüger

Actor | Hatari!

At thirteen years, German-born and raised Hardy Kruger became a member of the "Hitler Jugend" (Hitler Youth), as did all 13-year-old boys in Germany then. The purpose of the organization was to prepare the boys for military service. At age 15, Hardy made his film debut in a German picture (Young ...

40. Hardy Krüger Jr.

Actor | Astérix & Obélix contre César

Hardy Krüger Jr.(born 9 May 1968, Lugano, Switzerland) is a second generation German actor. He is the son of actor-writer Hardy Krüger and the Italian painter Francesca Marazzi. Shortly after his birth, his father took his wife and son to Tanzania to live on the farm which had served as the ...

41. Christiane Krüger

Actress | The Internecine Project

Christiane Krüger, the daughter of German movie star Hardy Krüger, was born on September 8, 1945 in Hamburg, Germany, four months after V-E Day brought an end to the war in Europe. She has appeared mostly in German-speaking movies and television, though she has made forays into English-language ...

42. Maximilian Brückner

Actor | Männer wie wir

Maximilian Brückner was born on January 10, 1979 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. He is an actor, known for Guys and Balls (2004), Reformation (2017) and War Horse (2011). He has been married to Magdalena Staudacher since 2013. They have one child.

43. Florian Brückner

Actor | The Three Musketeers

Florian Brückner was born in 1984 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. He is an actor, known for The Three Musketeers (2011), Was weg is, is weg (2012) and Faust (2011).

44. George Lucas

Writer | Star Wars

George Walton Lucas, Jr. was raised on a walnut ranch in Modesto, California. His father was a stationery store owner and he had three siblings. During his late teen years, he went to Thomas Downey High School and was very much interested in drag racing. He planned to become a professional racecar ...

45. Jett Lucas

Actor | Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

Jett Lucas was born on February 7, 1993 in the USA. He is known for his work on Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005), Wolf Trap (2017) and Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2008).

46. Amanda Lucas

Actress | Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

Amanda Lucas was born on July 15, 1981. She is an actress and writer, known for Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005), Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999) and Chick Magnets (2012). She is married to Jason Hallikainen.

47. Katie Lucas

Actress | Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

Katie Lucas was born on April 13, 1988 in the USA. She is a writer and actress, known for Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005), Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999) and Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2008).

48. Bruce Willis

Actor | Die Hard

Actor and musician Bruce Willis is well known for playing wisecracking or hard-edged characters, often in spectacular action films. Collectively, he has appeared in films that have grossed in excess of $2.5 billion USD, placing him in the top ten stars in terms of box office receipts.

Walter Bruce ...

49. Rumer Willis

Actress | Sorority Row

Rumer Glenn Willis was born August 16th, 1988, in Paducah, Kentucky, to actors Demi Moore and Bruce Willis. She was named after the British novelist Rumer Godden. She made her debut at the age of 5 in the movie Now and Then (1995) but was credited as Willa Glen. Her mother hired cameramen to video ...

50. Tallulah Willis

Actress | The Whole Ten Yards

Tallulah Willis was born on February 3, 1994 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Tallulah Belle Willis. She is known for her work on The Whole Ten Yards (2004), Bandits (2001) and The Scarlet Letter (1995).

51. Demi Moore

Actress | G.I. Jane

Demi Moore was born 1962 in Roswell, New Mexico. Her father Charles Harmon left her mother Virginia King before Demi was born. Her stepfather Danny Guynes didn't add much stability to her life either. He frequently changed jobs and made the family move a total of 40 times. The parents kept on ...

52. Drew Barrymore

Producer | Never Been Kissed

Since melting audiences' hearts - at the age of six - in Steven Spielberg's beloved sci-fi blockbuster, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982), Drew Barrymore has emerged as one of the most endearing and talented actresses of her generation.

Drew Blyth Barrymore was born in Culver City, California, to ...

53. John Barrymore

Actor | Twentieth Century

John Barrymore was born John Sidney Blyth on February 15, 1882 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. An American stage and screen actor whose rise to superstardom and subsequent decline is one of the legendary tragedies of Hollywood. A member of the most famous generation of the most famous theatrical ...

54. Lionel Barrymore

Actor | Key Largo

Famed actor, composer, artist, author and director. His talents extended to the authoring of the novel "Mr. Cartonwine: A Moral Tale" as well as his autobiography. In 1944, he joined ASCAP, and composed "Russian Dances", "Partita", "Ballet Viennois", "The Woodman and the Elves", "Behind the Horizon...

55. Willy Millowitsch

Actor | National Lampoon's European Vacation

Willy Millowitsch was born on January 8, 1909 in Cologne, Germany. He was an actor and director, known for National Lampoon's European Vacation (1985), Paradies der flotten Sünder (1968) and Der Etappenhase (1956). He was married to Gerda Feldhoff and Linny Lüttgen. He died on September 20, ...

56. Peter Millowitsch

Actor | ...und im Keller gärt es

Peter Millowitsch was born on February 1, 1949 in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. He is an actor and writer, known for ...und im Keller gärt es (1995), The Heath Is Green (1972) and Schwarzwaldfahrt aus Liebeskummer (1974). He has been married to Barbie Millowitsch-Steinhaus since ...

57. Mariele Millowitsch

Actress | Freundschaft mit Herz

Mariele Millowitsch was born on November 23, 1955 in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, West Germany as Marie-Luise Millowitsch. She is an actress, known for Freundschaft mit Herz (1995), Nikola (1997) and Der Mordsfilm (1997).

58. Patrick Swayze

Actor | Dirty Dancing

Patrick Wayne Swayze was born on August 18, 1952 in Houston, Texas, to Patsy Swayze (née Yvonne Helen Karnes), a choreographer, and Jesse Wayne Swayze, a chemical plant engineer draftsman. His mother owned a dance school in Houston, where Patrick was also a student. His father passed away in 1982. ...

59. Don Swayze

Actor | Evasive Action

Don Swayze was born on August 10, 1958 in Houston, Texas, USA as Donald Carl Swayze. He is the son of Patsy Swayze (née Yvonne Helen Karnes; 1927-2013), a choreographer, dance instructor, and dancer, and Jesse Wayne Swayze (1925-1982), an engineering draftsman. He has two brothers, Patrick Swayze (...

60. Dom DeLuise

Actor | The Secret of NIMH

As might be said for the late and great comedians Harvey Korman and Madeline Kahn, it seems that Mel Brooks was the only director on the planet who knew how to best utilize this funnyman's talents on film. Brooks once quipped that, whenever he hired Dom DeLuise for one of his films, he would ...

61. Peter DeLuise

Actor | Stargate SG-1

Peter DeLuise was born on November 6, 1966 in New York City, New York, USA as Peter John DeLuise. He is an actor and director, known for Stargate SG-1 (1997), 21 Jump Street (1987) and Stargate: Atlantis (2004). He has been married to Anne Marie DeLuise since June 7, 2002. They have one child. He ...

62. Michael DeLuise

Actor | Encino Man

Michael DeLuise was born on August 4, 1969 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Michael Robert Deluise. He is an actor and director, known for Encino Man (1992), Wayne's World (1992) and SeaQuest 2032 (1993).

63. David DeLuise

Actor | Wizards of Waverly Place

The youngest son of legendary actor and comedian Dom DeLuise, David DeLuise is now perhaps the most popular dad on TV. He's won the admiration of millions of children and parents alike for his portrayal of family patriarch Jerry on the hit Emmy award-winning Disney Channel series, "Wizards of ...

64. Klausjürgen Wussow

Actor | Die Schwarzwaldklinik

Klausjürgen Wussow was born on April 30, 1929 in Cammin, Pomerania, Germany. He was an actor, known for The Black Forest Clinic (1985), Der grüne Bogenschütze (1961) and Der Kurier der Kaiserin (1970). He was married to Sabine Scholz, Yvonne Viehöfer, Ida Krottendorf and Jolande Frantz. ...

65. Barbara Wussow

Actress | Il mistero del lago

Moved to Vienna age 6. Daughter of Klausjürgen Wussow and Ida Krottendorf, both actors, former members of the "Burgtheater" Vienna. Originally studied stage and costume design, later acting in Vienna.

66. Alexander Wussow

Actor | Das Erbe der Guldenburgs

Alexander Wussow was born on October 6, 1964 in Vienna, Austria. He is an actor, known for Das Erbe der Guldenburgs (1987), Alle meine Töchter (1995) and Schloßhotel Orth (1996).

67. Ida Krottendorf

Actress | Mutter Courage und ihre Kinder - Eine Chronik aus dem Dreißigjährigen Krieg

Ida Krottendorf was born on April 5, 1927 in Ebreichsdorf, Austria. She was an actress, known for Mutter Courage und ihre Kinder - Eine Chronik aus dem Dreißigjährigen Krieg (1965), Die Möwe (1963) and Auf der grünen Wiese (1953). She was married to Klausjürgen Wussow and Ernst...

68. Walter Fitz

Actor | Löwengrube

Walter Fitz was born on October 31, 1921 in Kaiserslautern, Germany. He was an actor, known for Löwengrube (1989), Ein Kaktus ist kein Lutschbonbon (1981) and Erfolg (1991). He died on December 21, 1992 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.

69. Gerd Fitz

Actor | Löwengrube

Gerd Fitz was born on March 23, 1930 in Pähl, Bavaria, Germany as Friedrich Sebastian Fitz. He was an actor, known for Löwengrube (1989), Königlich Bayerisches Amtsgericht (1969) and Der Bergdoktor (1992). He was married to Christel Schmitt. He died on March 24, 2015 in Heigenkam, Warngau...

70. Veronika Fitz

Actress | Die Hausmeisterin

Veronika Fitz was born on March 28, 1936 in Munich, Germany. She is an actress, known for Die Hausmeisterin (1987), Königlich Bayerisches Amtsgericht (1969) and Im Tal des Schweigens (2004). She was previously married to Willy Anders.

71. Lisa Fitz

Actress | Die Gerichtsmedizinerin

Lisa Fitz was born on September 15, 1951 in Zürich, Switzerland. She is an actress, known for Die Gerichtsmedizinerin (2005), Der Andro-Jäger (1982) and Tatort (1970). She was previously married to Giovanni Rodriguez Gonzalez and Ali Khan.

72. Michael Fitz

Actor | Aus heiterem Himmel

Michael Fitz was born on November 13, 1958 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany. He is an actor and composer, known for Aus heiterem Himmel (1995), Der Schwarzwaldhof (2008) and Marias letzte Reise (2005).

73. Julia Roberts

Actress | Pretty Woman

Julia Fiona Roberts never dreamed she would become the most popular actress in America. She was born in Smyrna, Georgia, to Betty Lou (Bredemus) and Walter Grady Roberts, one-time actors and playwrights, and is of English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, German, and Swedish descent. As a child, due to her ...

74. Eric Roberts

Actor | Head Full of Honey

Roberts is an Academy Award nominee for his role in Runaway Train, and a three-time Golden Globe nominee for Runaway Train, Star 80, and King of the Gypsies.

In addition, Roberts received acclaim at the Sundance Film Festival for his role in A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints and It's My Party. He ...

75. Emma Roberts

Actress | We're the Millers

Emma Roberts was born in Rhinebeck, New York. She was a baby when her parents separated, and she grew up living with her mother, Kelly Cunningham. She was educated at Archer School for Girls in Los Angeles, California.

Emma is the daughter of Oscar-nominated actor Eric Roberts, and the niece of ...

76. Lisa Roberts Gillan

Actress | Maid in Manhattan

Lisa Roberts Gillan was born in 1965 in Decatur, Georgia, USA as Lisa Roberts. She is a producer and actress, known for Maid in Manhattan (2002), Eat Pray Love (2010) and Raising Helen (2004).

77. Jesse Eisenberg

Actor | The Social Network

Curly haired and with a fast-talking voice, Jesse Eisenberg is a movie actor, known for his Academy Award nominated role as Mark Zuckerberg in the 2010 film The Social Network. He has also starred in the films The Squid and the Whale, Adventureland, The Education of Charlie Banks, 30 Minutes or ...

78. Hallie Eisenberg

Actress | Bicentennial Man

Hallie Eisenberg was born August 2, 1992, in East Brunswick, New Jersey, to parents Amy and Barry Eisenberg, who are both professors in the health care field. Beginning her acting career at age 4, Hallie has appeared in many films including The Insider with Al Pacino and Russell Crowe, and ...

79. River Phoenix

Actor | My Own Private Idaho

River Phoenix was born River Jude Bottom in Madras, Oregon. His mother, Arlyn (Dunetz), a Bronx-born secretary, and his father, John Bottom, a carpenter, met in California in 1968. They worked as itinerant fruit pickers, and later joined the Children of God religious group (John was originally ...

80. Joaquin Phoenix

Actor | Walk the Line

Joaquin Phoenix was born Joaquin Rafael Bottom in San Juan, Puerto Rico, to Arlyn (Dunetz) and John Bottom, and is the middle child in a brood of five. His parents, from the continental United States, were then serving as Children of God missionaries. His mother is from a Jewish family in New York,...

81. Rain Phoenix

Actress | Even Cowgirls Get the Blues

Rain Phoenix is the second child and first daughter born to Arlyn and John Bottom. At a young age, she and her brother River Phoenix were singing on the streets of South America for money for their growing family. As the years carried on, Rain became a big sister to brother, Joaquin, and sister, ...

82. Summer Phoenix

Actress | The Believer

Born on 10 December 1978, Summer Joy Phoenix is the fifth and youngest child of Arlyn Phoenix and John Bottom, a carpenter. Summer was raised in Southern California, but spent her teen years in Central Florida, where she was born. She is an active supporter of numerous charities and activist groups...

83. Liberty Phoenix

Actress | Seven Brides for Seven Brothers

Liberty Phoenix was born on July 5, 1976 in Caracas, Venezuela as Libertad Mariposa Phoenix. She is an actress, known for Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1982) and Kate's Secret (1986). She is married to Andy Lord. She was previously married to Ernesto Asch.

84. Donald Sutherland

Actor | The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

The towering presence of Canadian actor Donald Sutherland is often noticed, as are his legendary contributions to cinema. He has appeared in almost 200 different shows and films. He is also the father of renowned actor Kiefer Sutherland, among others.

Donald McNichol Sutherland was born in Saint ...

85. Kiefer Sutherland

Actor | 24

Kiefer Sutherland was born in London, England, UK, to Canadian actors Shirley Douglas and Donald Sutherland, who moved to California shortly after his birth. His maternal grandfather, Tommy Douglas, was a Scottish-born Canadian politician who was a Premier of Saskatchewan for over 17 years and led ...

86. Angus Sutherland

Producer | November Criminals

Angus Sutherland was born on September 3, 1982 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Angus Redford Sutherland. He is an actor and producer, known for November Criminals (2017), Undefeated (2011) and Kidnap (2017).

87. Uwe Ochsenknecht

Actor | Transporter: The Series

Uwe Ochsenknecht was born on January 7, 1956 in Biblis, Hesse, Germany as Uwe Adam Ochsenknecht. He is an actor, known for Transporter: The Series (2012). He has been married to Kirsten Viebrock since July 7, 2017. He was previously married to Natascha Ochsenknecht.

88. Wilson Gonzalez

Actor | Tod den Hippies!! Es lebe der Punk!

Wilson Gonzales Ochsenknecht was born on 18th March 1990 in Germany, as the oldest child of the German actor Uwe Ochsenknecht and the German actress Natascha Ochsenknecht. He has a younger brother named Jimi Blue Ochsenknecht and a little sister. Like his brother he started acting very early and ...

89. Jimi Blue Ochsenknecht

Actor | Die Wilden Kerle 5

Jimi Blue Ochsenknecht was born on December 27, 1991 in Munich, Germany. He is an actor, known for The Wild Soccer Bunch 5 (2008), Die Wilden Kerle: Alles ist gut, solange du wild bist! (2003) and The Wild Guys 4 (2007).

90. Rocco Stark

Actor | Hand aufs Herz

Rocco Stark was born on May 27, 1986 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. He is an actor, known for Heartbeat (2010), Harro #KillThemAll and Feuchte Frösche (2010).

91. Natascha Ochsenknecht

Actress | Die Wilden Kerle: Alles ist gut, solange du wild bist!

Natascha Ochsenknecht was born as Natascha Wierichs. She is an actress, known for Die Wilden Kerle: Alles ist gut, solange du wild bist! (2003), Mein Mann, mein Leben und Du (2003) and Mein bester Streich. Prominent & Reingelegt (2019). She was previously married to Uwe Ochsenknecht.

92. José Ferrer

Actor | Dune

José Ferrer was born on January 8, 1912 in Santurce, Puerto Rico as José Vicente Ferrer de Otero y Cintrón. He was an actor, known for Dune (1984), Cyrano de Bergerac (1950) and Moulin Rouge (1952). He was married to Stella Daphne Magee, Rosemary Clooney, Phyllis Hill and Uta Hagen. He died on ...

93. Miguel Ferrer

Actor | Traffic

Miguel Ferrer was born on February 7, 1955 in Santa Monica, California, USA as Miguel José Ferrer. He was an actor, known for Traffic (2000), Crossing Jordan (2001) and Hot Shots! Part Deux (1993). He was married to Lori Weintraub and Leilani Sarelle. He died on January 19, 2017 in Los Angeles, ...

94. Rosemary Clooney

Actress | White Christmas

Rosemary Clooney was born in Maysville, Kentucky, to Marie Frances (Guilfoyle) and Andrew Joseph Clooney. She was one of five children. Her father was of Irish and German descent, and her mother was of Irish and English ancestry. She grew up in Maysville, where she and her sister Betty Clooney used...

95. George Clooney

Actor | Michael Clayton

George Timothy Clooney was born on May 6, 1961, in Lexington, Kentucky, to Nina Bruce (née Warren), a former beauty pageant queen, and Nick Clooney, a former anchorman and television host (who was also the brother of singer Rosemary Clooney). He has Irish, English, and German ancestry. Clooney ...

96. Charles Chaplin

Writer | The Great Dictator

Considered to be one of the most pivotal stars of the early days of Hollywood, Charlie Chaplin lived an interesting life both in his films and behind the camera. He is most recognized as an icon of the silent film era, often associated with his popular character, the Little Tramp; the man with the ...

97. Geraldine Chaplin

Actress | Hable con ella

Geraldine Leigh Chaplin was born in Santa Monica, California, to Oona Chaplin (née O'Neill) and legendary entertainer Charles Chaplin (A.K.A. Charlie Chaplin). She is a granddaughter of playwright Eugene O'Neill and a great-granddaughter of stage actor James O'Neill. She attended the Royal Ballet ...

98. Spencer Breslin

Actor | The Cat in the Hat

Spencer Breslin was born on May 18, 1992 in New York City, New York, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for The Cat in the Hat (2003), The Kid (2000) and The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006).

99. Abigail Breslin

Actress | Little Miss Sunshine

Academy Award-nominated actress Abigail Breslin is one of the most sought-after actors of her generation. Her unique and charismatic talents have contributed to her versatile roles in both comedy and drama.

Recently, Breslin headlined the first season of the horror-comedy series, Scream Queens (2015)...

100. Klaus Kinski

Actor | Nosferatu: Phantom der Nacht

Klaus Kinski was born as Klaus Günter Karl Nakszynski in Zoppot, Free City of Danzig (now Sopot, Poland), to Susanne (Lutze), a nurse, and Bruno Nakszynski, a pharmacist. He grew up in Berlin, was drafted into the German army in 1944 and captured by British forces in Holland. After the war he began...



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