Birthdays: April 15by bcampos862 | created - 15 Apr 2015 | updated - 3 months ago | Public
Actress | Sense and Sensibility
Emma Thompson was born on April 15, 1959 in Paddington, London, into a family of actors - father Eric Thompson and mother Phyllida Law, who has co-starred with Thompson in several films. Her sister, Sophie Thompson, is an actor as well. Her father was English-born and her mother is Scottish-born. ...
7. Alice Braga
Actress | I Am Legend
Alice Braga Moraes born April 15, 1983 is a Brazilian actress. She has appeared in several Brazilian films, most notably as Angélica in 2002's highly acclaimed City of God and as Karina in 2005's Lower City. She came to international prominence after appearing opposite Will Smith in I Am Legend (...
8. Amy Wright
Actress | The Amityville Horror
One of those dazzling chameleon players who never received their due, Amy Wright is still woefully unrecognized despite a superb resumé of Southern-styled film credits since the late 70s. On the other side of the coin, she has certainly made a distinct name for herself in the theater world as the ...
10. Andrew Daly
Actor | Semi-Pro
Andy Daly was born in New York, raised in New Jersey and graduated from Ithaca College. He studied long form improvisation at New York's Upright Citizens Brigade Theater and performed in numerous shows there, including The Real Real World and "The Swarm". Daly also appeared at the 1999 Aspen Comedy...
11. Annie Costner
Actress | The Postman
In 2014, Costner founded Sound Off Films. Sound Off Films is a boutique production company focused on documentary and non-fiction storytelling. Founded with producer/ partner Adrienne Hall. Sound Off Films opened an office in 2016 in Ventura, California. Annie & Adrienne met during production on ...
13. Beryl Te Wiata
Actress | Hercules: The Legendary Journeys
Beryl Te Wiata was born on April 15, 1925 in Christchurch, New Zealand as Beryl Margaret McMillan. She was an actress, known for Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995), Outrageous Fortune (2005) and Strange Behavior (1981). She was married to Inia Te Wiata. She died on May 4, 2017.
16. Carola Reyna
Actress | Amas de casa desesperadas
Carola Reyna was born on April 15, 1962 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She is an actress and casting director, known for Amas de casa desesperadas (2006), La niñera (2004) and The Bubbleman of My Life (2001). She has been married to Boy Olmi since 1994.
18. China Chow
Actress | The Big Hit
China Chow, born in London, is known to divide her time between New York City and Los Angeles. She is the child of late model/designer Tina Chow (who died of AIDS in 1992) and restaurateur Michael Chow (whose Mr. Chow restaurants are the talk of the town in London, Manhattan and Beverly Hills), and...
Actress | C'era una volta il West
Like many other female Italian film stars, Claudia Cardinale's entry into the business was by way of a beauty pageant. She was 17 years old and studying at the Centro Sperimentale in Rome when she entered a beauty contest, which resulted in her getting a succession of small film roles. Her earthy ...
20. Cody Christian
Actor | Surrogates
Cody Allen Christian is an American actor. He is best known for his recurring role as Mike Montgomery in the series "Pretty Little Liars". His other credits include "Back to You", "True Blood" and "Grey's Anatomy". He also appeared in the 2011 film "Kill the Irishman". Now he is starring in the ...
22. Danny Pino
Actor | Cold Case
Danny Pino was born on April 15, 1974 in Miami, Florida, USA as Daniel Gonzalo Pino. He is an actor and writer, known for Cold Case (2003), Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999) and Burn Notice (2007). He has been married to Lilly Pino Bernal since February 15, 2002. They have two children.
23. Darin Cooper
Actor | Keeping Up with the Joneses
Darin Cooper was born in Oakley KS, the son of a plumber and a beautician, and attended Fort Hays State University before he transferred as a senior and graduated from Kansas State University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. He subsequently moved to Los Angeles and began a career in graphic ...
24. David Hamilton
Director | Bilitis
David Hamilton was born on April 15, 1933 in London, England. He was a director and writer, known for Bilitis (1977), Laura (1979) and A Summer in Saint Tropez (1983). He was married to Gertrude and Mona Kristensen. He died on November 25, 2016 in Paris, France.
25. Derrel Maury
Actor | Massacre at Central High
Derrel Maury was born in Los Angeles, California, USA, and has been acting since he was a young child, playing on such shows as Emergency! (1972) and starring in James Komack's ABC Saturday Comedy Special: Archie (1976), as Jughead. In addition to films and television, he performs in stage ...
26. Dodi Fayed
Producer | Chariots of Fire
Dodi Fayed was born on April 15, 1955 in Alexandria, Egypt as Emad El-Din Mohamed Abdel Moneim Fayed. He is known for his work on Chariots of Fire (1981), Hook (1991) and F/X (1986). He was married to Susanne Gregard. He died on August 31, 1997 in Paris, France.
28. Douglas Spain
Actor | Star Maps
Douglas Spain captured critical praise and a 1998 Independent Spirit Award nomination for his feature film debut in Fox Searchlight's "Star Maps." The film, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, tells the dark-humored story of 'Carlos' (Spain), whose route to realizing his dreams of acting...
Actress | Bewitched
Elizabeth Montgomery was born into show business. Her parents were screen actor Robert Montgomery and Broadway actress Elizabeth Allen. Elizabeth graduated from the Spence School in New York City and attended the Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York. After three years' intensive training, she made ...
32. Elliot Tiber
Writer | Taking Woodstock
Elliot Tiber was born in 1935 in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Elliot Teichberg. He was a writer and actor, known for Taking Woodstock (2009), High Street (1976) and Marée basse (1977). He died on August 3, 2016 in Boca Raton, Florida, USA.
33. Emma Watson
Actress | The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson was born in Paris, France, to English parents, Jacqueline Luesby and Chris Watson, both lawyers. She moved to Oxfordshire when she was five, where she attended the Dragon School. From the age of six, Emma knew that she wanted to be an actress and, for a number of years,...
34. Ennis Cosby
Son of Bill Cosby, who credits him with inspiring the character of Theo Huxtable on "The Cosby Show"...and, years later, that of Roy Bindlebeep on "Fatherhood".
35. Ester Dean
Soundtrack | Pitch Perfect
Ester Renay Dean is an American Singer, Actress and Grammy Award Nominated Songwriter.
Born in Muskogee, Oklahoma, and raised in Tulsa, Esther is the youngest of five children and was raised in a single mother, low-income household. At a young age she learned how to channel her pain into music, ...
38. Flex Alexander
Actor | Snakes on a Plane
Flex Alexander was born on April 15, 1970 in New York City, New York, USA as Marc Alexander Knox. He is an actor and producer, known for Snakes on a Plane (2006), One on One (2001) and The Hills Have Eyes II (2007). He has been married to Shanice since February 14, 2000. They have two children.
39. Florence Bates
Actress | Rebecca
The American character actress, Florence Rabe, was the daughter of an antique store owner. She gained a degree in Mathematics from the University of Texas in 1906 and went on to a career in teaching and social work. She changed course after being persuaded by a friend to study law, and, passing her...
41. Frank Vincent
Actor | Goodfellas
"Go home and get your shine box....", so said ill-fated Billy Batts in Goodfellas (1990). However, Billy Batts is better known to a legion of crime-film fans as the talented actor, musician, and comedian Frank Vincent. Multi-talented Vincent was born in North Adams, Massachusetts, but was raised in...
43. Glenn Shadix
Actor | Beetlejuice
The late William G. "Glenn Shadix" Scott was born April 1952 in Bessemer, Alabama. He attended Birmingham-Southern College for two years. He lived in New York City prior to moving to Hollywood in the late-1970s. He made his film debut appearance in the poorly received remake of _The Postman Always ...
45. Guy Boyd
Actor | Foxcatcher
Guy Boyd has been a reliable and renowned supporting actor since his film debut in Between the Lines (1977). His acting career began studying Shakespearian dramas and on-and-off Broadway productions before starting a lengthy career in films, usually playing tough authority figures. In twenty years,...
46. Hans Conried
Actor | Peter Pan
Hans Conried was born in Baltimore and raised both there and in New York City. He studied acting at Columbia University, and played many major classical roles onstage. After having been a member of Orson Welles' Mercury Theatre Company, he was heard as Prof. Kropotkin on the radio show "My Friend ...
47. Harvey Lembeck
Actor | Stalag 17
Harvey Lembeck was an American actor of Jewish descent, primarily known for comedic roles. Early in his life, Lembeck had worked as a dancer, and radio announcer.
Lembeck was born in Brooklyn, New York City in 1923, and attended New Utrecht High School in Brooklyn.. In 1939, the 16-year-old Lembeck ...
49. Henry James
Writer | What Maisie Knew
Henry James was born 15 April 1843, to a wealthy family. He was born in New York, New York USA. His parents were Henry James Sr. and Mary Robertson Walsh; He had one brother William James (January 11 1842-August 26 1910) and one sister Alice James. When Henry James was a young boy he would enjoy ...
50. Isaac Ezban
Producer | El incidente
Isaac Ezban is a filmmaker from Mexico, co-founder of the production company Red Elephant Films and Autocinema Coyote (the only drive-in theater in Mexico).
He wrote 4 short novels before becoming a full time filmmaker, starting with 9 short films awarded in important international festivals.
53. Jean Willes
Actress | Invasion of the Body Snatchers
Jean Willes is best known for her roles in a number of B movies in the 1950s and 1960s as well as on the small screen. Lovely and curvaceous, she often played hard-boiled gold-diggers, party girls, gun molls, and saloon girls. She came off as a wily, smarter version of Barbara Nichols or Iris Adrian...
54. John Williams
Actor | Sabrina
John Williams was a tall, urbane Anglo-American actor best known for his role as Chief Inspector Hubbard in Dial M for Murder (1954), a role he played on Broadway, in Alfred Hitchcock's classic 1954 film, and on television in 1958. Playing Hubbard on the Great White Way brought him the 1953 Tony ...
55. Josiane Balasko
Actress | Gazon maudit
Josiane Balasko was born on April 15, 1950 in Paris, France as Josiane Balaskovic. She is an actress and writer, known for French Twist (1995), A French Gigolo (2008) and Hanging Offense (2003). She has been married to George Aguilar since June 12, 2003. She was previously married to Philippe Berry.
56. Julie Sommars
Actress | Matlock
Born in Fremont, Nebraska in 1942, actress Julie Sommars grew up in the Midwest -- both Iowa and South Dakota. As she matured, she showed early signs of talent as a public orator in high school and won awards for her abilities. This confidence steered her towards an acting career following ...
57. Kate Harbour
Actress | A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon
As a trained dancer Kate Harbour started her career in musical theatre, dancing singing and acting in several west end shows including "Oliver", "Martin Guerre" and "Hey Mr Producer" for Cameron Macintosh , "Zorro" and "Phantom of the Opera " for Ken Hill and many others, but she is most well known...
Writer | Designing Women
Linda Bloodworth-Thomason was born on April 15, 1947 in Poplar Bluff, Missouri, USA as Linda Joyce Bloodworth. She is a writer and producer, known for Designing Women (1986), Bridegroom (2013) and Evening Shade (1990). She has been married to Harry Thomason since July 23, 1983.
63. Lita Grey
Actress | The Devil's Sleep
Lita Grey began working for Charles Chaplin at his Hollywood studio when she was 12, doing bit parts in a couple of movies of his. Three years later, at 15, she met Chaplin again, became pregnant by him and they were married in 1924, when she was 16 and he was 35. They had two sons before their ...
64. Lois Chiles
Actress | Moonraker
Lois Chiles was born April 15, 1947 in Houston, Texas as the eldest child to a prominent couple, Barbara Wayne Kirkland and Marion Clay Chiles. She was raised with her younger brothers Bill and Clay in Alice, Texas, and received higher education at the University of Texas at Austin, and Finch ...
68. Luke Evans
Actor | Dracula Untold
Luke George Evans was born in Pontypool, Wales, and grew up in Aberbargoed, in the south of Wales. He is the son of Yvonne (Lewis) and David Evans. He moved to Cardiff at the age 17. He then won a scholarship to the London Studio Centre, and graduated in 2000.
He starred in many of London's West End...
69. Lydie Denier
Actress | Tarzán
Lydie Denier was raised in Martinique and attended school at the Lycee Shoelcher in Fort de France, Martinique. She became a model at 14 years old. Her big break through as an actress was when she played the role of Jane in the TV series Tarzán (1991) from 1991 till 1993. Her TV debut was on ...
71. Maisie Williams
Actress | Game of Thrones
Margaret Constance "Maisie" Williams (born 15 April 1997) is an English actress. She made her professional acting debut as Arya Stark in the HBO fantasy television series Game of Thrones, for which she won the EWwy Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Drama, the Portal Award for Best Supporting ...
Actress | El canto cuenta su historia
Marta de los Ríos was born in 1906 in Pcia. Santiago del Estero, Argentina. She was an actress, known for The Tango Tells Its Story (1976), Allá en el Norte (1973) and La hora de... (1975). She died on January 13, 1995 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
75. Maureen Arthur
Maureen Arthur was born on April 15, 1934 in San Jose, California, USA as Maureen Louise Arthur. She is an actress, known for How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (1967), The Love God? (1969) and How to Commit Marriage (1969). She was married previously to George Weidler and to Aaron ...
78. Merik Tadros
Actor | Munich
Merik Tadros was born on April 15th 1983 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. After studying Theatre Arts and Cinema for one semester at the University of Iowa, he headed to Hollywood to study at The Groundlings Theatre as well as Stella Adler Academy of Acting's conservatory program.
Steven Spielberg's ...
79. Michael Ansara
Actor | The Message
Born in a small village in Syria, Michael Ansara came to the United States with his American parents at the age of two, living in New England, until the family's relocation to California ten years later. He entered Los Angeles City College with the intention of becoming a doctor, but got ...
81. Michael McManus
Actor | Lexx
Born in London, Ontario, Canada April 15, 1962, Michael studied acting at the University of Alberta in Canada and the Banff Center for the Fine Arts.
He is an accomplished actor and has been in stage productions in both Canada and the United Kingdom. He has also worked in several movie and ...
84. Mónica Jouvet
Actress | Nuestro encuentro
Mónica Jouvet was born in 1955 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She was an actress, known for Nuestro encuentro (1978), La casa, el teatro y usted (1974) and Yo gané el prode, ¿y usted? (1973). She was married to Pablo Alarcón. She died in 1981 in Buenos Aires.
86. Neville Marriner
Soundtrack | Priest
With more than 300 recordings to his credit, Neville Marriner is one of the most prolific recording maestros in history. He has recorded Mozart's music in his native London with the Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, the chamber orchestra he founded and organized thirty-eight years ago. Since ...
Actor | Journey to Understanding
Nikita Khruschev was born on April 17, 1894, into a family of peasants in the village of Kalinovka, Kursk region, Russian Empire. He was raised among agricultural and mining workers. He studied for only two years at grammar school as a child. After the Russian Revolution he joined the Red Army, ...
91. Reed Morano
Director | The Handmaid's Tale
Reed Morano was born on April 15, 1977 in Omaha, Nebraska, USA. She is known for directing and executive producing the pilot and episodes 1 & 2 of The Handmaid's Tale (2017) as well as directing the feature film, Meadowland (2015). As a cinematographer, Reed is known for her work on Lemonade (2016)...
93. Riem de Wolff
Actor | Ver van familie
Riem de Wolff was born on April 15, 1943 in Depok, Buitenzorg, Dutch East Indies. He was an actor, known for Ver van familie (2008), Hotel Victoria (1961) and 4-3-2-1 Hot and Sweet (1966). He died on September 12, 2017 in Blaricum, Noord-Holland, Netherlands.
Actor | Easy Rider
Born at Queens Hospital on April 15, 1940. As the son of actors Robert Walker and Jennifer Jones, Robert Walker Jr. certainly had the right pedigree to make the grade in Hollywood. His parents separated when Robert was only three, and at age 9 his stepfather became the powerful film mogul David O. ...
100. Sally Dexter
Actress | Emmerdale Farm
Sally Dexter is one of Britain's most respected actresses. A multi-award winner; her reviews are consistently superlative and she's amassed a loyal following on both sides of the Atlantic. She's particularly renowned for her ability to bring warmth and humanity to her roles, as well as a signature ...