Birthdays: May 1by bcampos862 | created - 01 May 2015 | updated - 6 months ago | Public
1. Wes Anderson
Writer | Fantastic Mr. Fox
Wesley Wales Anderson was born in Houston, Texas. His mother, Texas Ann (Burroughs), is an archaeologist turned real estate agent, and his father, Melver Leonard Anderson, worked in advertising and PR. He has two brothers, Eric and Mel. Anderson's parents divorced when he was a young child, an ...
Actress | El crimen del Padre Amaro
Ana Claudia Talancon was born on May 1st, 1980 in Cancun, Mexico. Her first performance was in her home town Quintana Roo in Cancun.
She studied acting in Cancun with the Cuban professor Albio Paz. She later went to Mexico City to continue her studies at the Acting Workshop of Héctor Mendoza and ...
8. Andy Wilson
Andy started his career as a performer in the alternative theatre and circus, notably appearing with Circus Lumiere and the celebrated French circus Archaos. He also directed and performed with Rational Theatre from 1982-1989. He then made numerous music videos, including several collaborations ...
11. Art Fleming
Self | Airplane II: The Sequel
Art Fleming was born on May 1, 1924 in New York City, New York, USA as Arturo Volk Fazzini. He was an actor, known for Airplane II: The Sequel (1982), International Detective (1959) and A Hatful of Rain (1957). He was married to Rebecca Lynn, Peggy Ann Ellis and Mildred Lauretta Goodrich. He died ...
12. Bailey Chase
Actor | Longmire
Bailey attended Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, on a full athletic scholarship. He graduated in 1995 with a degree in Psychology. After graduation, Bailey moved to Los Angeles to pursue his acting career, which has encompassed a training stint in London and performing in such plays as "A...
13. Barbara Merrill
Actress | What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
Barbara Merrill was born on May 1, 1947 in Santa Ana, California, USA as Barbara Davis Sherry. She is an actress, known for What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962), This Is Your Life (1952) and The Joan Rivers Show (1989). She has been married to Jeremy Hyman since January 4, 1964.
19. Boni Yanagisawa
Stunts | Smokin' Aces
The daughter of a Japanese Hawaiian Dad and Caucasian Mom from Pasadena, Boni Yanagisawa grew up in So Cal working in her parents' nursery business. No surprise Boni was a girl scout,a cheerleader, homecoming queen and Miss Lake Elsinore.
Against her father's wishes, she set out to study martial ...
20. Caitlin Stasey
Actress | Tomorrow, When the War Began
Caitlin Jean Stasey is an Australian actress who is well known for her roles as Francesca Thomas in The Sleepover Club (2003), Rachel Kinski in Neighbours (1985) and Ellie Linton in the film adaptation of John Marsden's best seller 'Tomorrow When the War Began'
Caitlin is from Victoria, Australia, ...
24. Carol Jones
Actress | There's Gotta Be Something More
Carol Jones was born on May 1, 1955 in Redwood City, California, USA as Carol Ann Jones. She is an actress and cinematographer, known for There's Gotta Be Something More (2018), Knots Landing (1979) and The Waltons (1971). She has been married to Tony Potter since February 14, 1989. They have five ...
25. Carrie Stevens
Actress | Rock Star
Busty, luscious, and shapely redhead stunner Carrie Stevens was born on May 1, 1969 in Buffalo, New York. Carrie's research scientist father named her after the Carrie spectrophotometer. Stevens grew up in Hardwick, Massachusetts and studied journalism at Memphis State University. She was the ...
26. Cassie Jaye
Director | The Red Pill
Cassie Jaye was born at the Fort Sill United States Army post in Oklahoma, but spent most of her childhood in Brier, Washington. When Jaye was 8 years old she began acting in the Taproot Theatre Company in Seattle. When she was 15 years old she moved to Las Vegas, Nevada, where she took film acting...
28. Cecilia Peck
Producer | Shut Up & Sing
Emmy nominated filmmaker Cecilia Peck has always been drawn to stories of individuals who stand up for their beliefs. She directed and produced the Netflix Original "Brave Miss World," the story of Miss World Linor Abargil's fight for justice and triumph over trauma following a brutal rape crime. ...
Actor | 18 Again!
Charlie Thomas Schlatter was born on May 1, 1966 in Fair Lawn, New Jersey. It was in high school that he fell in love with acting. He liked a girl and auditioned for a school play of "Oliver" to impress her. He once said, "The girl didn't only happen to be cute, she was also the only girl at school...
30. Cecilia Bonelli
Actress | 100% lucha, la película
Cecilia Bonelli was born on May 1, 1985 in San Nicolás, Buenos Aires, Argentina as María Cecilia Bonelli. She is an actress, known for 100% lucha, la película (2008), Super M (2002) and Mundo Boca (2011). She has been married to Darío Cvitanich since December 26, 2014. They have two children.
Actress | Heavy Fringe
Actress Christanna Rowader is an LA Ovation Award winner for Lead Actress in a Musical for her role as Mother in Ragtime. She has performed internationally and has worked closely with many notables including Sally Struthers, Gabriel Barre, Jennifer Paulson Lee, Norman Large, and more.
She was born ...
35. Christian Lanz
Actor | Elena of Avalor
Mexico City native Christian Lanz has lived and worked throughout Latin America and the United States, where he enjoyed a career as a licensed Architect before migrating to Hollywood and becoming one of the industry's most prolific bilingual voice-over announcers and actors.
Born in Mexico City to a...
37. Dan O'Herlihy
Actor | RoboCop
Irish-born Dan O'Herlihy decided not to follow in his father's footsteps, forsaking the life of an architect in favour of the acting profession. The tall, distinguished-looking university graduate boasted a rich, resonant voice, which enabled him to easily find work in radio plays, as well on the ...
Actress | 8 femmes
Danielle Darrieux was born in 1917 in Bordeaux, France, to Marie-Louise (Witkowski) and Germain Jean Darrieux, a physician. She was raised in Paris. She was only fourteen when she auditioned for a secondary role in Le bal (1931): she got the part, and the producer offered her a five-year contract. ...
39. Dann Florek
Raised in Flat Rock, Michigan, character actor Dann Florek majored in math and physics at Eastern Michigan University until a drama scholarship changed the course of his career direction. Trained at Juilliard, he appeared frequently on stage ranging from the classics ("Love's Labour's Lost," "A ...
40. Darius McCrary
Actor | Family Matters
Darius McCrary is best known for his role as Eddie Winslow on the long-running television series "Family Matters." He began his career in Hollywood at the age of ten. McCrary, who is also a songwriter and music producer, is the son of Grammy-nominated gospel/jazz musician Howard McCrary and older ...
41. Dave Willis
Writer | Aqua Teen Hunger Force
Dave Willis was born on May 1, 1970 in Wichita Falls, Texas, USA. He is a writer and actor, known for Aqua Teen Hunger Force (2000), Squidbillies (2005) and Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film for Theaters (2007).
44. Douglas Barr
Director | Dead Badge
Douglas Barr was born on May 1, 1949 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA as Douglas Gregor Barr. He is an actor and director, known for Dead Badge (1995), Spaced Invaders (1990) and Secrets of the Mountain (2010). He has been married to Clare Kirkconnell since June 9, 1984. They have one child.
45. Drew Sidora
Actress | Step Up
Drew Sidora was born on May 1, 1985 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Drew Sidora Jordan. She is an actress and producer, known for Step Up (2006), Wild Hogs (2007) and White Chicks (2004). She has been married to Ralph Pittman since August 21, 2014. They have two children.
50. Elana Eden
Actress | The Story of Ruth
A beautiful, talented Israeli Jew of Polish-Russian parentage, Elana Eden was already an established theatrical star in her homeland before she became a star in Hollywood. She was one of the five finalists for the title role in The Diary of Anne Frank (1959) until Millie Perkins got the part. When ...
51. Elizabeth Rees
Actress | Graham's Gang
Elizabeth Rees was born on May 1, 1936 in Cardiff, Wales as Joan Elizabeth Rees-Williams. She is known for her work on Graham's Gang (1977), BBC2 Playhouse (1973) and Big Brother (2000). She has been married to Jonathan Aitken since June 25, 2003. She was previously married to Peter Aitken, Rex ...
52. Eric Goldberg
Animation_department | Looney Tunes: Back in Action
Eric Goldberg was born on May 1, 1955 in Levittown, Pennsylvania, USA as Eric A. Goldberg. He is known for his work on Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003), Fantasia 2000 (1999) and The Princess and the Frog (2009). He has been married to Susan Goldberg since August 7, 1982. They have two children.
54. Farah Fath
Actress | Days of Our Lives
Farah LeeAllen Fath was born in Lexington, Kentucky on May 1st, 1984. When she was only five, she decided to start a career in show-business. After finding success as a child model, she turned her attention to acting and at the age of 15 nabbed her first audition for the role of Mimi Lockhart on ...
56. Glen Ballard
Soundtrack | The Polar Express
Glen Ballard is an American songwriter, lyricist, and record producer. He is best known for co-writing and producing Alanis Morissette's 1995 album Jagged Little Pill, which won Grammy Awards for Best Rock Album and Album of the Year, and was ranked by the Rolling Stone as one of the 500 Greatest ...
57. Glenn Ford
Actor | Superman
Legendary actor Glenn Ford was born Gwyllyn Samuel Newton Ford in Sainte-Christine-d'Auvergne, Quebec, Canada, to Hannah Wood (Mitchell) and Newton Ford, a railroad executive. His family moved to Santa Monica, California when he was eight years old. His acting career began with plays at high school...
58. Henry Koster
Director | Harvey
Henry Koster was born Herman Kosterlitz in Berlin, Germany, on May 1, 1905. His maternal grandfather was a famous operatic tenor Julius Salomon (who died of tuberculosis in the 1880s). His father was a salesman of ladies unmentionables who left the family while Henry was at a young age, leaving him...
61. Jack Paar
Actor | Walk Softly, Stranger
Became host of the Tonight Show in 1957 and quickly view very popular with viewers. So popular, in fact, that the show was renamed "The Jack Paar Show" after only one year of hosting. Paar's trademark was his great ability to engage in conversation with guests that went above and beyond the generic...
Actor | Mars et Avril
Jacques Languirand was born on May 1, 1931 in Montréal, Québec, Canada as Jacques Dandurand. He was an actor and writer, known for Mars et Avril (2012), Montreal Flight 871 (1966) and L'odyssée d'Alice Tremblay (2002). He was married to Yolande Delacroix-Pelletier. He died on January 26, ...
65. James Murray
Producer | Impractical Jokers
James Murray was born on May 1, 1976 in Staten Island, New York City, New York, USA as James Stephen Murray. He is a producer and actor, known for Impractical Jokers (2011), Awakened (2018) and Adam D. Braun (2017). He was previously married to Jenna Vulcano.
69. Joanna Lumley
Actress | The Wolf of Wall Street
Joanna Lumley was born on 1 May, 1946 in Kashmir, India, to British parents, Thya Beatrice Rose (Weir) and James Rutherford Lumley. Her father was a major in the Gurkha Rifles, and she spent most of her early childhood in the Far East where her father was posted.
An aspiring actress, she first came ...
71. John Beradino
Actor | General Hospital
John Beradino was born on May 1, 1917 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Giovanni Berardino. He was an actor and writer, known for General Hospital (1963), Adventures of Superman (1952) and Young Doctors in Love (1982). He was married to Marjorie Ann Binder, Charissa Hughes and Jeanette Nadine ...
72. John Diehl
Actor | Jurassic Park III
Performer whose career has spanned over 30 years. Particularly called upon to play various delinquents, wackos and psychos in his earlier years, he has matured into a fine screen character actor. His career began in the early 80s with a number of bit parts in movies such as Escape from New York (...
73. John Meillon
Actor | 'Crocodile' Dundee II
John Meillon was born on May 1, 1934 in Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. He was an actor, known for Crocodile Dundee II (1988), Crocodile Dundee (1986) and Wake in Fright (1971). He was married to Bunny Gibson and June Salter. He died on August 10, 1989 in Neutral Bay, Sydney.
Producer | Battlefield Earth
Jonathan D. Krane has been a force for change in the film industry. A graduate of both St. John's College and Yale University School of Law, his background in classical studies and law paved the way for him to identify five fundamental principles as its foundation. Implementing theories based on ...
77. Joy Harmon
Actress | Cool Hand Luke
Born in Flushing, New York, the impressively endowed Patty Jo Harmon was discovered as a guest on You Bet Your Life (1950) by Groucho Marx and later was invited to work with him on Tell It to Groucho (1961). The TV exposure parlayed into roles in such obscure films as Village of the Giants (1965) ...
79. Judy Stone
Judy Stone was born on May 1, 1924 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. She died on October 6, 2017 in San Francisco, California, USA.
80. Julie Benz
Actress | Dexter
Julie Benz was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA on May 1, 1972. Julie's father is a Pittsburgh surgeon and her mother is a figure ice skater. The family settled in nearby Murrysville, when Julie was two, and she started ice skating at age three. She competed in the 1988 U.S. Championships in ...
81. Kate Smith
Soundtrack | The Good Girl
She was dubbed "The Songbird of the South" and would be forever etched in the hearts and minds of millions of Americans as a true American symbol of World War II, especially after giving voice to Irving Berlin's classic song "God Bless America." Her inspiring rendition went on to sell millions of ...
82. Brian McCook
Actor | Room 104
85. Laura Hidalgo
Actress | La bestia debe morir
Laura Hidalgo, whose real name was Pesea Faerman, was born in Romania in 1927. She arrived in Argentina when she was two years old. From 1945 she showed a remarkable ambition to become a movie star. She was rejected by some studios because of her weight and she lost more than a few pounds. ...
86. Leila Hyams
Actress | Freaks
Leila Hyams was one of the top leading ladies of the early talkie pre-code years. She was a likable, pleasing actress with a charming presence. She had much spark, personality and charisma, and a touch of down-to-earthiness and naturalness that won over movie fans; they could relate to her. A ...
87. Lizzy Greene
Actress | A Million Little Things
Lizzy Greene was discovered in 2013 at a talent workshop in her hometown of Dallas. Growing up she was drawn to everything related to the performing arts. She got her start in theater at age seven, specializing in comedic projects. After a few years training in theater, traveling with an improv ...
88. Louis Nye
Actor | Curb Your Enthusiasm
He was one of those delightfully pretentious comic actors you loved to hate, his flip manner and faux rich boy arrogance possessing his characters no matter what social stature they were. Louis Nye (first name pronounced Louie) was a master at sketch comedy, foreign accents and the quicksilver ...
89. Maia Morgenstern
Actress | The Passion of the Christ
Maia Morgenstern is a Romanian film and stage actress, described by Florin Mitu of AMOS News as "a symbol of Romanian theater and film". In the English-speaking world, she is probably best known for the role of Mary, the mother of Jesus, in Mel Gibson's The Passion of the Christ. In Romania, she ...
90. Marilyn Milian
Actress | As the World Turns
Marilyn Milian was born on May 1, 1961 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for As the World Turns (1956), George Lopez (2002) and The People's Court (1997). She has been married to John Schlesinger since 1993. They have three children.
92. Mark Slade
Actor | The High Chaparral
Mark Slade was born in Salem, Massachusetts. In 1956, he enrolled at the Worcester Academy, intending to make a career of his great interest and hobby, cartooning. However, after filling in at the last minute for a sick classmate in a play entitled "The Male Animal", he founds himself smitten with ...
95. Maya Kulieva
Actress | Volshebnyy kristall
Maya Kulieva was born on May 1, 1920 in village Bezmein, Poltoratsk uyezd, Transcaspian Oblast, Turkestan ASSR, RSFSR as Mamajan Kulieva. She was an actress, known for Volshebnyy kristall (1945), Syn pastukha (1955) and Lichnaya zhizn korolevy (1993). She was married to Hodja-Durdy Annayev. She ...
Actor | En kongelig affære
Mikkel Boe Følsgaard is a young danish actor. In 2012, he won the award of Best Male Actor at the Berlinale for his appearance in the movie A Royal Affair, while still attending theatre school, Statens Teaterskole in Copenhagen. He graduated in the summer of 2012.
Mikkel Boe Følsgaard grew up in the...
Producer | Finding Neverland
A successful career as a film and TV actress in Los Angeles was followed by a move to New York where Nellie immersed herself in directing and producing plays. In 1998 she discovered a play called "The Man Who Was Peter Pan" written by fellow 42nd Street WorkShop member, Allan Knee. She saw it ...
98. Nicholas Braun
Actor | How to Be Single
Nicholas was born in Bethpage, New York. His parents are actor Craig Braun and Elizabeth Lyle. He made his debut in Disney productions such as Sky High (2005) and Princess Protection Program (2009). He also had a recurring role as Cameron in ABC Family's 2009-2010 series 10 Things I Hate About You ...
99. Paloma Baeza
Actress | Sunshine
Paloma - whose Christian name is the Spanish for 'Dove' - was born on May 1st 1975 in London. Her parents, an English mother and Mexican father were hippie musicians and, when Paloma was a baby they moved to live in Mexico City, where she stayed until she was nine and the parents separated. She ...
100. Paul Teutul Sr.
Actor | Wild Hogs
Paul Teutul Sr. was born on May 1, 1949 in Yonkers, New York, USA as Paul Michael Teutul. He is a producer and actor, known for Wild Hogs (2007), American Chopper: The Series (2003) and Algorithm: BLISS. He has been married to Beth Dillon since July 29, 2007. He was previously married to Paula ...