Birthdays: December 8by bcampos862 | created - 08 Dec 2015 | updated - 8 months ago | Public
1. Sam Hunt
Soundtrack | American Honey
Sam Hunt was born in rural Cedartown, Georgia, on Dec. 8th 1984 (30 years old). Hunt grew up listening to 90's country, and after years of being shown other music such as Usher in the locker room, Hunt writes songs that are like no other. He played quarterback for the University of Alabama at ...
Actress | Stalker
Alisa Brunovna Freindlikh was born on December 8, 1934, in Leningrad, USSR (now St. Petersburg, Russia). Her father, named Bruno Frejndlikh, was a notable actor. Alisa Freindlikh graduated from Leningrad Institute of Theatre, Music, and Cinematography in 1957.
From 1961-1983 Alisa Freindlikh was a ...
Actress | Bridge to Terabithia
Actress AnnaSophia Robb can next be seen co-starring in Hulu's upcoming anthology series THE ACT, alongside Patricia Arquette, Chloë Sevigny and Joey King. Robb portrays Lacey, Gypsy Blancahrd's only confidant. Lacey knows more than she lets on when law enforcement investigates Dee Dee's murder in ...
11. Belinda Balaski
Actress | Gremlins
Belinda Balaski, born in California with acting skills instilled at birth, began working at age five. Throughout her career she has starred in many feature films, movies of the week, commercials and guest starred in dozens of TV shows. Honored with an Emmy for starring in Best After School Special,...
12. Ben Hammer
Actor | Sleepers
Stocky, versatile, and wonderfully engaging character actor Ben Hammer was born on December 8, 1924 in Brooklyn, New York. Hammer often portrayed judges, priests, doctors, and other such authority figures in a slew of films and TV shows alike. Ben's most memorable movie roles were a square ...
13. Bertie Higgins
Actor | Beast Beneath
Bertie Higgins was born and raised in Tarpon Springs, Florida, and while still in his teens, Bertie met and became a protégé of the actor/directors, Richard Boone and his friend, Burt Reynolds who saw Bertie's writing potential and tutored him in screen writing. His screen writing career would have...
14. Bill Hufsey
Actor | Fame
Billy Hufsey is an internationally renowned performer who has been one of the few to maintain a highly successful career in multiple facets of the entertainment industry over four decades. He has masterfully embraced the art of re-invention and ceaselessly strives to achieve his goals and dreams ...
15. Bruce Kimmel
Actor | The First Nudie Musical
Since 1993, Mr. Kimmel has been one of the leading producers of theater music on CD, having produced over one hundred and thirty albums. He was nominated for a Grammy for producing the revival cast album of Hello, Dolly! and his album with jazz pianist Fred Hersch, I Never Told You, was also ...
16. Carina Lau
Actress | Ah fei zing zyun
Carina Lau moved to Hong Kong with her family at the age of 14 and at the the time could not speak the local Cantonese and was often teased by other people the "Mainland Girl". She would eventually gave her best effort to learn the language and then was re-accepted at the TVB actors training ...
17. Carlos Agüero
Carlos Agüero was born on December 8, 1964 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He died on May 29, 2009 in Buenos Aires.
23. 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 ...
25. David Harewood
Actor | Blood Diamond
David Harewood was born on December 8, 1965 in Birmingham, England. He is an actor and director, known for Blood Diamond (2006), The Merchant of Venice (2004) and Supergirl (2015). He has been married to Kirsty Handy since February 26, 2013. They have two children.
26. David Schmoeller
Director | Little Monsters
Raised and educated in Texas, David Schmoeller began his career as a young playwright and was awarded the Texas Good Neighbor Scholarship for studies in Mexico, attending the Universidad De Las Americas from 1967-1968. In Mexico he studied theater with Alejandro Jodorowsky (El Topo (1970)) and was ...
Deborra-Lee Furness was born on December 8, 1955 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She is an actress and producer, known for Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (2010), Shame (1988) and Jindabyne (2006). She has been married to Hugh Jackman since April 11, 1996. They have two ...
28. Dewey Martin
Actor | Land of the Pharaohs
American juvenile leading man. A native of Texas, Martin entered the theatre in 1946 and within three years was tapped to play one of the young toughs in Knock on Any Door (1949). After minor roles in several minor films, he was given a larger role in The Thing from Another World (1951) by producer ...
29. Diego Rivera
Diego Rivera was a revolutionary Mexican artist and controversial politician, whose actions fluctuated from supporting Joseph Stalin and Soviet communism to dealing with Henry Ford and other tycoons promoting Pan-Americanism.
He was born Diego María de la Concepción Juan Nepomuceno Estanislao de la ...
30. Dominic Monaghan
Dominic Monaghan is best known for his role in the movie adaptations of "Lord of the Rings". Before that, he became known in England for his role in the British television drama Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996).
Monaghan was born in Berlin, West Germany, to British parents Maureen, a nurse, and ...
31. Doron Bell
Actor | Dinotrux
Doron was 22 when he made the decision to add acting to his repertoire as a performer. A professional singer from the age of 18, Doron has shared the stage or recorded with my notable performers from Michael Buble to reggae/dancehall sensation Beenie Man. Doron's musical versatility performer ...
35. Elsa Benitez
Actress | Le Retour d'Arsène Lupin
Elsa Benitez was born on December 8, 1977 in Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico. She is an actress, known for Le Retour d'Arsène Lupin (1989), Mexico's Next Top Model (2009) and Sports Illustrated Swimsuit: 50 Years of Beautiful (2014). She was previously married to Rony Seikaly.
36. Emily Skye
Director | Binders Stash
Emily Skye is an American screenwriter, director and producer. She began her career at an early age after being scouted by Wilhelmina Models. While working on multiple film and television shows, Emily discovered her passion for directing was greater than modeling. With multiple music video ...
37. Ernest Lehman
Writer | North by Northwest
One of the most critically and commercially successful screenwriters in Hollywood history, Lehman grew up on Long Island, graduated from NY's City College. One of his first jobs was as a copywriter for a Broadway publicist. This experience would later be reflected in his novel and screenplay, "...
38. Ferdie Pacheco
Writer | Cyberflic
Ferdie Pacheco was born on December 8, 1927 in Tampa, Florida, USA as Fernando Pacheco. He was an actor and writer, known for Cyberflic (1997), The Great White Hype (1996) and World Heavyweight Championship: Muhammad Ali vs. Chuck Wepner (1975). He was married to Luisita Mestas and Elva Sweeney. He...
41. Flip Wilson
Writer | Flip
Flip Wilson was born on December 8, 1933 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Clerow Wilson. He was a writer and actor, known for Flip (1970), The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh (1979) and The Six Million Dollar Man (1974). He was married to Cookie Mackenzie and Lovenia Patricia (Peaches) Wilson. He died...
43. Francesca Inaudi
Actress | Dopo mezzanotte
She was born in Siena, Tuscany, Italy. Daughter of a doctor and an art critic, she began her acting studies in Siena during high school. At the age of 18, right after graduation, she was chosen by well renowned theatrical director Giorgio Strehler to attend the Piccolo Teatro di Milano theatre ...
44. Frank Faylen
Actor | It's a Wonderful Life
American character actor who specialized in average-guy parts and who could be equally effective in sympathetic or unlikeable roles. His parents, the vaudeville team of Ruf and Cusik, took him onstage with them when he was a baby, and Faylen grew up in the theatre. He attended St. Joseph's ...
46. Georges Méliès
Director | À la conquête du pôle
Georges Méliès was a French illusionist and film director famous for leading many technical and narrative developments in the earliest days of cinema.
Méliès was an especially prolific innovator in the use of special effects, popularizing such techniques as substitution splices, multiple exposures, ...
48. Gregg Allman
Soundtrack | Jack Reacher
Gregg Allman was born on December 8, 1947 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA as Gregory Lenoir Allman. He was married to Shannon Williams, Stacey Fountain, Miranda Stevens, Julie Lucy Bindas, Cher, Janice Blair and Shelley Kay Winters. He died on May 27, 2017 in Savannah, Georgia, USA.
49. Ian Somerhalder
Actor | The Vampire Diaries
Ian Somerhalder was born and raised in the small southern town of Covington, Louisiana. His mother, Edna (née Israel), is a massage therapist, and his father, Robert Somerhalder, is a building contractor. He has Cajun (French), English, and Scots-Irish ancestry. Boating, swimming, fishing and ...
Self | Concert for America
When she walks into a store in her Brooklyn neighborhood, Ingrid Michaelson is rarely recognized. But once she hands over her credit card to pay, the clerk often pauses, brightens up and, enthusiastically, offers a bit of trivia: "Did you know that there's a singer named Ingrid Michaelson?" This ...
51. Isabella Biagini
Isabella Biagini was born on December 8, 1940 in Rome, Lazio, Italy as Concetta Biagini. She was an actress, known for F.F.S.S., cioè: '...che mi hai portato a fare sopra a Posillipo se non mi vuoi più bene?' (1983), Nick the Sting (1976) and The Terror with Cross-Eyes (1972). She was...
52. James MacArthur
Actor | Hang 'Em High
In a career spanning more than four decades, James MacArthur developed a body of work which is wonderfully dynamic in both scope and range. Portraying everything from crazed killer to stalwart defender of law and order, frustrated teenager to cynical senior supervisor, he has appeared in numerous ...
53. Jean Porter
Actress | Cry Danger
One of MGM's more vivacious secondary stars during the 40s, petite and lovely Jean Porter was born in Texas in 1922 but left the state while young to pursue her dream as an actress. Following some vaudeville experience, she made her uncredited film debut in 1939 (age 17) and slowly graduated to ...
55. Jessalynn Siwa
Actress | JoJo Siwa: Boomerang
Jessalynn Siwa was born on December 8, 1974 in Iowa, USA. She is an actress, known for JoJo Siwa: Boomerang (2016), JoJo's Juice (2015) and Abby's Ultimate Dance Competition (2012). She has been married to Tom Siwa since 1998. They have two children.
57. Jim Morrison
Soundtrack | Forrest Gump
Jim Morrison was born on December 8, 1943 in Melbourne, Florida, to Clara Virginia (Clarke) and George Stephen Morrison, a U.S. Naval Officer who fought in World War II. Jim eventually became so estranged from his parents that he would later claim that they were dead. Not much is known about his ...
59. Joana de Verona
Actress | Pedro e Inês
Joana de Verona (b.1989) is an award-winning Portuguese-Brazilian actress. She has worked with directors such as Marco Martins, Raúl Ruiz, João Botelho, João Salaviza, Solveig Nordlund, Catarina Ruivo, Valeria Sarmiento, Larissa Figueiredo, Gabriel Abrantes, Carlos Conceição, Miguel Gomes, António ...
60. John Qualen
Actor | Casablanca
One of the best and most familiar character actors of the first four decades of sound films, although few who knew his face also knew his name, John Qualen was born in Canada to Norwegian parents. His father was a minister. The family moved to the United States and Qualen (whose real name was ...
61. John Rubinstein
Actor | Family
John Rubinstein is an actor, director, composer, singer, and teacher. He was born in Los Angeles, California in 1946, the same year his father, the renowned Polish-born concert pianist Artur Rubinstein, became an American citizen. He is the youngest of four children. His sister, Eva, danced and ...
62. John Waters
Actor | Stealth
John Waters is one of Australia's most recognised and respected television, film and theatrical actors. He was born in London, England on December 8 1948, to Scottish actor Russell Waters and wife Barbara. The family, including siblings Philip, Angela, Stephen and Fiona, lived in a rented top floor...
65. Junkie XL
Composer | Mad Max: Fury Road
Junkie XL was born on December 8, 1967 in Lichtenvoorde, Gelderland, Netherlands as Antonius B. Holkenborg.
66. Kate Voegele
Actress | One Tree Hill
Kate began her acting career as a recurring guest star in the CW series: One Tree Hill (2003). as Mia Catalano (35 episodes). Voegele is acting in film, television and stage in Los Angeles and New York.
Kate began her career as a professional musician when she signed a record deal with Myspace ...
67. Katie Stevens
Actress | Faking It
Katie Stevens is a versatile young actress who has quickly established herself as one of Hollywood's most sought-after, vibrant young talents. She leads the cast of Freeform's "The Bold Type," which reveals a glimpse into the outrageous lives and loves of those responsible for the fictional global ...
68. Kevin McNulty
Actor | The Invisible
Canadian-born actor Kevin McNulty, can be described as being a prolific performer of film and television. Born in Penticton, British Columbia, Canada, Kevin grew up in Rossland, British Columbia. He studied music and acting at Washington State University and graduated from Studio 58, Langara ...
69. Kim Basinger
Actress | L.A. Confidential
Kim Basinger was born December 8, 1953, in Athens, Georgia, the third of five children. Both her parents had been in entertainment, her dad had played big-band jazz, and her mother had performed water ballet in several Esther Williams movies. Kim was introspective, from her father's side. As a ...
72. Lee J. Cobb
Actor | 12 Angry Men
Lee J. Cobb, one of the premier character actors in American film for three decades in the post-World War II period, was born Leo Jacoby in New York City's Lower East Side on December 8, 1911. The son of a Jewish newspaper editor, young Leo was a child prodigy in music, mastering the violin and the...
Actress | Sun Records
Margaret Anne Florence was born and raised in Charleston, South Carolina, where she attended Ashley Hall School. She received a Masters in Music Theatre Performance from New York University and a B.A. in Music/Classical Voice from the College of Charleston. Margaret Anne was awarded the Bishop ...
Actor | Das Boot
Martin Semmelrogge was born on December 8, 1955 in Bad Boll, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. He is an actor, known for Das Boot (1981), Schindler's List (1993) and Das Boot (1985). He has been married to Sonja Semmelrogge since October 24, 1998. He was previously married to Susanne.
78. Mary Woronov
Actress | Night of the Comet
Mary Woronov was born on December 8, 1943, at the Breakers Hotel in Palm Beach, Florida (some sources cite New York as her birthplace). She was raised by her mother, Carol (Eschholz), and her stepfather, Victor D. Woronov, a surgeon, who adopted her. She grew up in Brooklyn Heights and attended ...
79. Matt Adler
Actor | Flight of the Navigator
Matt Adler was born on December 8, 1966 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is known for his work on Flight of the Navigator (1986), Teen Wolf (1985) and The Day After Tomorrow (2004). He has been married to Laura San Giacomo since 2000. He was previously married to Ria Pavia.
Actor | De rouille et d'os
Matthias Schoenaerts was born on December 8, 1977 in Antwerp, Belgium. His mother, Dominique Wiche, was a costume designer, translator and French teacher, and his father was actor Julien Schoenaerts. He made his film debut at the age of 13, alongside his father in the Belgian film Daens (1992), ...
Actor | Judgment at Nuremberg
Maximilian Schell was the most successful German-speaking actor in English-language films since Emil Jannings, the winner of the first Best Actor Academy Award. Like Jannings, Schell won the Oscar, but unlike him, he was a dedicated anti-Nazi. Indeed, with the exception of Maurice Chevalier and ...
83. Memè Perlini
Actor | Ferdinando, uomo d'amore
Memè Perlini was born on December 8, 1947 in Vallefoglia, Marche, Italy as Amelio Perlini. He was an actor and director, known for Ferdinando, Man of Love (1990), Duck, You Sucker (1971) and Il ventre di Maria (1992). He died on April 5, 2017 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
84. Michael Blakey
Music_department | Shaft
Michael Blakey, born in London, England, studied music in Madrid and Berlin. Coming to the United States with a vast array of musical experience as an accomplished drummer, hit making music producer and music promoter, Blakey made his life long passion for the entertainment industry his business. ...
88. Mike Ruiz
Director | Starrbooty
New York-based photographer Mike Ruiz is best known for his high-impact, surreal brand of celebrity and fashion photography. He has worked with everyone from Betty White, Dolly Parton and Dennis Hopper to Lindsay Lohan, The Jonas Brothers and Zac Efron. His work has appeared in countless American ...
89. Mille Lehfeldt
Actress | Smukke mennesker
Mille Lehfeldt was born on December 8, 1979 as Mille Hoffmeyer Lehfeldt. She is known for her work on Nothing's All Bad (2010), Long Story Short (2015) and Flame & Citron (2008). She has been married to Sophus K. Windeløv since 2008. They have two children.
91. Nick Nevern
Writer | Trigger Finger!
Nick Nevern is a British actor and Director. Nick spent some time in Russia, returning years later to London, where he started his acting career.
He first appeared on our TV screens in 2002 in the 'made-for-tv' film Out Of Control, a depiction of the lives of three boys sent to a young offenders ...
92. Nick Thune
Actor | Extract
Nick Thune was born in Seattle and lived there until he was 24, when he moved to Los Angeles to pursue his comedy career. He has been getting steadily more popular over the past few years, appearing at the Laugh Factory, on Letterman and in several short comedy films. He has also had cameo ...
93. Nicki Minaj
Actress | The Other Woman
Onika Tanya Maraj, better known as Nicki Minaj was born on December 8, 1982 in Saint James, Trinidad and Tobago and raised in Jamaica, Queens, New York. She grew up in a troubled family with a father that was a drug addict who later changed after he checked into rehab and started going to church. ...
97. Paul Cavanagh
Actor | Tarzan and His Mate
Cambridge-educated Paul Cavanagh appeared in pictures as the epitome of the debonair, well-dressed Englishman. The former barrister and Royal Canadian Mountie turned to acting in 1924 and had a starring role on Broadway in 'Scotland Yard' (1929). His film career began in 1928 and lasted just over ...