The Town

by Morrissey69 | created - 02 Sep 2017 | updated - 22 May 2018 | Public

Just random muses. Great people

1. Wilford Brimley

Actor | Cocoon

Wilford Brimley was born on September 27, 1934 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA as Anthony Wilford Brimley. He is known for his work on Cocoon (1985), The Thing (1982) and Hard Target (1993). He has been married to Beverly Berry since October 31, 2007. He was previously married to Lynne Brimley.

2. Keith David

Actor | The Princess and the Frog

Keith David was born Keith David Williams in New York City's Harlem district, and was raised in East Elmhurst, in the Queens section of the city. He is the son of Dolores (Dickenson), a New York Telephone manager, and Lester Williams, a payroll operations director. As a child, he realized he wanted...

3. Bill Nighy

Actor | Love Actually

Bill Nighy is an award-winning British character actor. He was born William Francis Nighy on December 12, 1949 in Caterham, Surrey, England, to Catherine Josephine (Whittaker), a psychiatric nurse from Glasgow, and Alfred Martin Nighy, who was English-born and managed a garage in Croydon.

At school,...

4. Michael C. Hall

Actor | Dexter

Michael C. Hall was born in Raleigh, North Carolina, to Janice (Styons), a guidance counselor, and William Carlyle Hall, who worked for IBM. Michael is a graduate of NYU's Master of Fine Arts program in acting. He is known for the titular character "Dexter" in Dexter (2006) and as mortician "David ...

5. Davis Driever

Actor | Escape

Davis Driever is an actor, known for Escape (2018) and Masks (2018).

6. LaKeith Stanfield

Actor | Sorry to Bother You

Lakeith Lee Stanfield is an actor and rapper from Victorville, CA. At the age of 15, Lakeith attended the John Casablancas Modeling & Career Center in Orange County. A few years later, he auditioned for Destin Cretton's then college thesis film Short Term 12 (2008). Later, the newer version of ...

7. Thomas Jane

Actor | Deep Blue Sea

Thomas Jane was born on February 22, 1969 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA as Thomas Elliott. He is an actor and producer, known for Deep Blue Sea (1999), The Thin Red Line (1998) and Boogie Nights (1997). He was previously married to Patricia Arquette and Ayesha Hauer.

8. Ian Harding

Actor | Pretty Little Liars

Ian Harding was born on September 16, 1986 in Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. He is an actor, known for Pretty Little Liars (2010), Love & Other Drugs (2010) and Adventureland (2009).

9. Cory Rouse

Actor | Enigma

Cory Rouse is an actor and writer, known for Enigma (2009), The Other Side (2006) and The Wayne Brady Show (2001).

10. Poncho Hodges

Actor | Law & Order

Poncho Hodges attended The University of Colorado on a basketball scholarship. He played an entire pre-season with the Los Angeles Lakers before being released, and also played basketball in countries such as Israel, France, Turkey, and Japan.

After retirement from basketball, he attended North ...

11. Christopher Jacot

Actor | Slasher

Christopher Jacot was born on June 30, 1979 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He is an actor, known for Slasher (2016), Going the Distance (2004) and Eureka (2006).

12. Jefferson Brown

Actor | Carrie

Jefferson Brown is an actor and producer, known for Carrie (2013), RED (2010) and Please Kill Mr. Know It All (2012).

13. Enuka Okuma

Actress | Reindeer Games

Enuka Okuma was born on September 20, 1976 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. She is an actress and writer, known for Reindeer Games (2000), House of the Dead (2003) and Rookie Blue (2010). She has been married to Joe Gasparin since July 2, 2011.

14. Mark Ghanimé

Actor | The Age of Adaline

Raised in Montreal, this mixed Lebanese Canadian tri-lingual actor's first foray into the world of acting was a background stint on a Juliette Lewis movie.

His desire to immerse himself in the industry grew and his ethnically ambiguous strength afforded him the ability to play a myriad of archetypes...

15. Dylan Taylor

Actor | Charlie Bartlett

Dylan Taylor was born on July 9, 1981 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He is an actor and writer, known for Charlie Bartlett (2007), Covert Affairs (2010) and Reasonable Doubt (2014).

16. Wendy Crewson

Actress | Air Force One

Wendy Crewson was raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. She attended Westwood Collegiate and was first exposed to acting when she performed in The Boy Friend in grade 10.

17. Simu Liu

Actor | Kim's Convenience

Simu is a Canadian Screen Award nominated actor, writer and producer, known for his role as Jung Kim on the CBC sitcom Kim's Convenience (2016).

Immigrating from China at the age of 5, Simu was raised in Mississauga, Ontario. After graduating from the Richard Ivey School of Business and working at a...

18. Art Hindle

Actor | Black Christmas

Born in Halifax to a Royal Canadian Navy father, Art's mother soon had him back in their home town of Toronto, Ontario. He grew up in the "Beaches" of Toronto a big fan of Elvis Presley and rock n' roll. Although shy as a child, he grew to be a rebellious and independent teenager. This lead him to ...

19. Salvatore Antonio

Actor | Slasher

Salvatore Antonio was born in Toronto, Canada, as Salvatore Antonio Alessandro Migliore. He attended the prestigious National Theatre School of Canada (considered to be the sister school to Julliard), and later taught Acting For Camera at the school for several years. In addition to working ...

20. Kim Schraner

Actress | Saw 3D

Kim Schraner was born in 1976 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She is an actress, known for Saw 3D: The Final Chapter (2010), Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1990) and Spynet (2002).

21. Steve Belford

Actor | Condor

Steve Belford is a Canadian actor who's worked on a wide range of projects including the new AT&T's Original series "Condor" (2018) , "Murdoch Mysteries " (2018) "Carter" (2018) "Private Eyes" (2017) and 'Supernatural" (2014)_ Steve has studied with Australia's National Institute of Dramatic Arts (...

22. Michael Therriault

Actor | Prairie Giant: The Tommy Douglas Story

Michael Therriault is known for his work on Prairie Giant: The Tommy Douglas Story (2006), Reign (2013) and Heroes Reborn (2015).

23. Anna Torv

Actress | Fringe

Anna Torv (born 7 June 1979) is an Australian actress known for her role as FBI agent Olivia Dunham on the Fox television series Fringe (2008-2013). Torv was born in Melbourne, Victoria, the daughter of Susan (née Carmichael) and Hans Torv, also grew up in Gold Coast, Queensland. Her father is of ...

24. Mary McDonnell

Actress | Battlestar Galactica

Mary McDonnell is a two-time Oscar®-nominated actress, who is known for her character portrayals in both period and present-day screen roles, as well as a long history of stage and film roles.

Mary Eileen McDonnell was born on April 28, 1952 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, to Eileen (Mundy) and John ...

25. Katee Sackhoff

Actress | Battlestar Galactica

Kathryn Ann "Katee" Sackhoff (born April 8, 1980) is an American actress known for playing Lieutenant Kara "Starbuck" Thrace on the Sci Fi Channel's television program Battlestar Galactica (2004-2009). She was nominated for four Saturn Awards for her work on Battlestar Galactica and won the award ...

26. Aaron Douglas

Actor | Battlestar Galactica

Aaron Douglas was born on August 23, 1971 in New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada. He is an actor, known for Battlestar Galactica (2004), Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency (2016) and Unspeakable (2019).

27. Tahmoh Penikett

Actor | Battlestar Galactica

He is the son of former Yukon premier Anthony David John Penikett (Tony). A graduate of the Victoria Motion picture school, Tahmoh also studied at the Lyric School of Acting in Vancouver. Tahmoh and his family (his father, and his twin sisters Sarah and Stephanie) make their home in Vancouver, ...

28. Matthew Bennett

Actor | Battlestar Galactica

Born and raised in Toronto, Matthew Bennett switched schools in grade 11 to attend Northern Secondary with the intent of pursuing a career in graphic arts. It was there that he happened upon the theatre program and quickly discovered his passion for acting and writing. After taking a year to work, ...

29. Lucy Lawless

Actress | Xena: Warrior Princess

New Zealand icon Lucy Lawless is most known for her role as "Xena the Warrior Princess". Lucy is married to producer Rob Tapert (Robert Gerard Tapert) and resides in New Zealand. They have two sons, Julius Robert Bay Tapert and Judah Miro Tapert, who were both born in New Zealand. Lucy also has a ...

30. Ty Olsson

Actor | War for the Planet of the Apes

Ty Olsson was born on January 28, 1974 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada as Tyler Olsson. He is an actor, known for War for the Planet of the Apes (2017), X2: X-Men United (2003) and Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011). He was previously married to Leanna Nash.

31. Aleks Paunovic

Actor | War for the Planet of the Apes

Aleks Paunovic was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba to a Croatian mother and Serbian father. The result of this remarkable blend of bloodlines is the 6'5" ruggedly handsome actor appearing on screens around the world at a rapidly escalating rate.

Acting came to Aleks while he was onstage in his hometown ...

32. Michelle Forbes

Actress | Kalifornia

Michelle Forbes was born on January 8, 1965 in Austin, Texas, USA as Michelle Renee Forbes Guajardo. She is an actress, known for Kalifornia (1993), True Blood (2008) and Escape from L.A. (1996). She was previously married to Ross Kettle.

33. Kimia Behpoornia

Actress | Unicorn Store

Kimia Behpoornia is an actress and writer, known for Unicorn Store (2017), Modern Family (2009) and Pop Rox (2017).

34. Yazmin Monet Watkins

John Carter

Yazmin Monet Watkins is known for her work on John Carter (2012), When She Smiles (2012) and The Muppets (2011).

35. Ryan Hansen

Actor | Veronica Mars

Ryan Hansen is an American actor. He was born in Fountain Valley, California, and raised in El Cajon, California, but has since moved with his wife, Amy Hansen, to Los Angeles. His wife is a former roommate of Kristen Bell (star of Veronica Mars (2004)). Hansen is involved in the campaign, "...

36. Elizabeth Hawthorne

Actress | 30 Days of Night

Elizabeth Hawthorne was born on April 30, 1947 in New Zealand. She is an actress, known for 30 Days of Night (2007), The Frighteners (1996) and The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005).

37. Alex Luria

Actor | You Don't Mess with the Zohan

Alex Luria was born on November 19, 1981 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for You Don't Mess with the Zohan (2008), For the Love of Money (2012) and The Event (2010).

38. Dylan Bruce

Actor | Orphan Black

Dylan Bruce has established himself well in television. Bruce was born in Vancouver, Canada on April 21, 1980, and raised in both Vancouver and Seattle, Washington. In 2005 Bruce appeared on the mini-series 24: Conspiracy (2005), the spin-off to the original Kiefer Sutherland series 24 (2001). The ...

39. Parisa Fitz-Henley

Actress | The Sorcerer's Apprentice

Parisa Fitz-Henley is an actress and producer, known for The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2010), Luke Cage (2016) and Jessica Jones (2015).

40. Arielle Kebbel

Actress | The Grudge 2

Arielle Kebbel was born in Winter Park, Florida. Her mother, Sheri, is a talent manager and owns a production company. She has German ancestry on her father's side, and German and English heritage on her mother's side. Kebbel graduated from Crenshaw School in Winter Garden. She was a contestant at ...

41. Kellee Stewart

Actress | Guess Who

Kellee Stewart was born on March 31, 1976 in Norristown, Pennsylvania, USA. She is an actress, known for Guess Who (2005), Hot Tub Time Machine (2010) and Hot Tub Time Machine 2 (2015).

42. Derek Mears

Actor | Swamp Thing

Derek Mears was born on April 29, 1972 in Bakersfield, California, USA. He has numerous credits as both an actor and a stuntman, and he got his breakthrough lead role in the 2009 Friday the 13th film. He is known for his work on Sleepy Hollow (2013-2017), Predators (2010) and Men in Black II (2002).

43. Adam McCabe

Actor | Detective Detective Detective

Adam McCabe is an actor and writer, known for Detective Detective Detective (2014), Pitiful Creatures (2015) and Cleve Dixon: Terrible Detective (2012).

44. Parry Shen

Actor | General Hospital

Parry Shen was born on June 26, 1973 in Queens, New York, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for General Hospital (1963), Victor Crowley (2017) and Mortal Kombat X (2015). He has been married to Kim Hollands since August 2, 2002. They have two children.

45. Jason Trost

Actor | FP2: Beats of Rage

Jason Trost is an actor and writer, known for FP2: Beats of Rage (2018), The FP (2011) and How to Save Us (2014).

46. AJ Bowen

Actor | You're Next

For the past decade, AJ has worked prolifically in independent film, focusing primarily on art house genre fare. He's garnered critical acclaim for performances in such notable films as The Signal (2007), A Horrible Way To Die (Best Actor, Fantastic Fest/Frightfest UK), You're Next, Sun Don't Shine...

47. Zachary Knighton

Actor | The Hitcher

Zachary Knighton was born on October 25, 1978 in Alexandria, Virginia, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for The Hitcher (2007), The Prince and Me (2004) and Flashforward (2009).

48. Rachel Matthews

Actress | Happy Death Day

Rachel Matthews was born as Rachel Lynn Matthews. She is an actress, known for Happy Death Day (2017), Happy Death Day 2U (2019) and Batwoman (2019).

49. Tracey E. Bregman

Actress | The Young and the Restless

Tracey E. Bregman was born on May 29, 1963 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany as Tracy Elizabeth Bregman. She is an actress, known for The Young and the Restless (1973), The Bold and the Beautiful (1987) and Days of Our Lives (1965). She was previously married to Ronald Recht.

50. Lynn 'Red' Williams

Actor | Mortal Kombat: Annihilation

Athelete-turned-actor, Lynn Williams enjoyed a career that tittered between both television and film. After his time in football, playing for the Los Angeles Rams and later the San Diego Chargers, Lynn made his next move. In 1992, he attended a try-out for American Gladiators and was selected out ...

51. Marshall Allman

Actor | Hostage

Marshall Allman, born April 5th, 1984 in Austin, Texas, realized his talent for acting at the age of seventeen when he was given his first role in a summer production of Clive Barker's "The History of the Devil". Giving up his pursuits in art and athletics, he moved to Hollywood weeks after ...

52. Merrin Dungey

Actress | Alias

Merrin Dungey was born on August 6, 1971 in Sacramento, California, USA. She is an actress, known for Alias (2001), Deep Impact (1998) and The King of Queens (1998). She has been married to Matthew Drake since May 2007. They have two children.

53. Shawn Ashmore

Actor | X2

Shawn Robert Ashmore was born one minute after his twin brother Aaron Ashmore Aaron Ashmore in Richmond, British Columbia, Canada, on October 7, 1979. He is the son of Linda, a homemaker, and Rick Ashmore, a manufacturing engineer. By the age of seven, when their mother became a part of the Multiple...

54. Gloria Garayua

Actress | Fun with Dick and Jane

Gloria Garayua was born on October 18, 1978 in Bronx, New York, USA. She is known for her work on Fun with Dick and Jane (2005), Faster (2010) and Mother and Child (2009).

55. Alysia Reiner

Actress | Orange Is the New Black

Alysia Reiner is best known for her role as Natalie "Fig" Figueroa, the tough-as-nails assistant warden everyone loves to hate on the Netflix hit series Orange Is the New Black (2013), for which she won a Screen Actors Guild award as part of the ensemble cast. She also played Sunny in the FX show ...

56. Rochelle Aytes

Actress | Trick 'r Treat

Rochelle Aytes was born in New York City. She attended LaGuardia High School and graduated with a Bachelor's of Fine Arts degree in Dance from SUNY Purchase College Conservatory for Dance in 1998. She is best-known for her role in White Chicks (2004) as Denise Porter; her role in Left 4 Dead 2 (...

57. Cassi Davis

Actress | House of Payne

Cassi Davis was born on July 31, 1964 in Holly Springs, Mississippi, USA. She is an actress, known for House of Payne (2006), Madea's Big Happy Family (2011) and Boo! A Madea Halloween (2016).

58. Aryeh-Or

Actor | A Madea Family Funeral

Aryeh-Or was born on October 16, 1985 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for A Madea Family Funeral (2019), Siren (2018) and J. Edgar (2011).

59. Breeda Wool

Actress | Mr. Mercedes

Breeda Wool is an actress and producer, known for Mr. Mercedes (2017), UnREAL (2015) and Mother's Little Helpers (2019).

60. Scott Lawrence

Actor | Avatar

Scott was born in Los Angeles and spent a lot of his childhood with his parents on picket lines campaigning for local civil rights. His father was the executive director of the University of Southern California, Community Services Center, and his mother worked for Operation Breadbasket and other ...

61. Taylor Stanley

Actress | The Crucible

Taylor Stanley was born on August 12, 1975 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA as Michelle Stanley. She is an actress, known for The Crucible (1996), The Bay (2010) and Spin City (1996).

62. Jade Harlow

Actress | The Bay

Jade Harlow was born on March 11, 1983 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for The Bay (2010), Passions (1999) and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013).

63. Erik Fellows

Actor | Being Rose

Erik Fellows, a native of Silver Spring, Maryland, grew up as an only child in an Italian household. Erik was a vivacious child that was captivated by all forms of athletics. At a young age his passion for basketball stemmed from a devoted ideology of Michael Jordan. His dedication to the sport ...

64. Peter Gallagher

Actor | American Beauty

Peter Gallagher was born on August 19, 1955 in New York City, New York, USA as Peter Killian Gallagher. He is an actor, known for American Beauty (1999), The O.C. (2003) and Burlesque (2010). He has been married to Paula Harwood since May 7, 1983. They have two children.

65. Peter Krause

Actor | Six Feet Under

Peter William Krause was born on August 12, 1965 in Alexandria, Minnesota. Both his parents were teachers, and he has a sister and brother. He was raised in Roseville, Minnesota. He graduated in 1987 from Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, Minnesota, with a degree in English literature. In ...

66. Michael McGlone

Actor | The Bone Collector

Michael McGlone began his career on the screen with his critically acclaimed performance in the Sundance Film Festival Best Film Award Winner, The Brothers McMullen, from where he went on to star in such movies as She's the One, One Tough Cop, The Bone Collector, Dinner Rush and Hard Ball...

In a ...

67. Luis Guzmán

Actor | Traffic

Actor of Puerto Rican descent who gained fame making many memorable films in the 1980s and 1990s due to his villainous physical appearance. Guzmán born in August 28, 1956 in Cayey, Puerto Rico, but he raised in New York City's Greenwich Village, as well as the surrounding Lower East Side ...

68. Leland Orser

Actor | Se7en

Leland Orser was born on August 6, 1960 in San Francisco, California, USA as Leland Jones Orser. He is an actor and director, known for Se7en (1995), Alien: Resurrection (1997) and Saving Private Ryan (1998). He has been married to Jeanne Tripplehorn since October 14, 2000. They have one child. He ...

69. John Benjamin Hickey

Actor | Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen

John Benjamin Hickey was born on June 25, 1963 in Plano, Texas, USA. He is an actor, known for Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009), Flags of our Fathers (2006) and Flightplan (2005).

70. Ed O'Neill

Actor | Married with Children

Ed O'Neill is an American actor best known for playing Al Bundy on Married... with Children (1987), the most iconic working class character on television since Archie Bunker. Upon his debut on the world stage in Youngstown, Ohio on April 12, 1946, he was christened Edward Philip O'Neill, Jr. Both ...

71. Michael Rooker

Actor | Guardians of the Galaxy

Michael Rooker was born on April 6, 1955 in Jasper, Alabama. When he was thirteen, his parents divorced and he went with his mother to live in Chicago. He caught the acting bug while attending college, and began appearing in local stage productions. On first breaking into film, his intensity and "...

72. Alex McArthur

Actor | Kiss the Girls

Alex McArthur was born on March 6, 1957 in Telford, Pennsylvania, USA. He is an actor and cinematographer, known for Kiss the Girls (1997), Desert Hearts (1985) and Conspiracy Theory (1997).

73. Tony Goldwyn

Actor | Ghost

Actor, director, producer Tony Goldwyn just finished a sold-out run of director Ivo Van Hove's Broadway production of "Network" with Bryan Cranston and Tatiana Maslany. He can be seen on the Netflix series, "Chambers," starring with Uma Thurman. Recently he concluded his role as 'President ...

74. Roma Maffia

Actress | Disclosure

From a hit television drama to a medley of feature films, Roma Maffia graces the entertainment mediums with her trademark sophistication and charismatic appeal.

Roma portrays the smart, no-nonsense anesthesiologist, 'Dr. Liz Cruz,' on the hit FX drama, "Nip/Tuck." 'Liz' has earned the respect of her ...

75. W. Earl Brown

Actor | Deadwood

As a rule, W. Earl Brown does not usually speak of himself in the third-person. However, the Internet Movie Database will not accept biographical information written in the first person, therefore:

W Earl Brown was born and raised in western Kentucky. Realizing early in life that he had aversion to ...

76. David Strathairn

Actor | Good Night, and Good Luck.

David Russell Strathairn was born on January 26, 1949 in San Francisco, California. He is the son of Mary Frances (Frazier), a nurse, and Thomas Scott Strathairn, Jr., a physician. He has two siblings, Tom and Anne. His ancestry includes English, Scottish, Irish, Portuguese, Native Hawaiian, and ...

77. D.W. Moffett

Actor | Traffic

A native of the Chicago suburb of Wilmette, D.W. Moffett never gave a thought to acting until after he graduated from Stanford University with a degree in International Relations. While he went to work at Chicago's Continental Bank, he also enrolled in an acting class to broaden his artistic ...

78. Titus Welliver

Actor | The Town

Titus Welliver was born on March 12, 1961 in New Haven, Connecticut. His father was a famous landscape painter, Neil Welliver. His mother was a fashion illustrator, Norma Cripps. He has three brothers, one was killed overseas. He was raised in Philadelphia and New York City, surrounded by poets and...

79. Camryn Manheim

Actress | The Practice

Camryn grew up in Peoria, Illinois before moving to Long Beach California for middle school. She went on to receive a B.F.A. from U.C. Santa Cruz and then went on to earn a M.F.A from New York University in 1987. Her mother, Sylvia (Nuchow), was a schoolteacher, and her father, Jerry, was a math ...

80. John Billingsley

Actor | The Man from Earth

John Billingsley was born on May 20, 1960 in Media, Pennsylvania, USA. He is an actor, known for The Man from Earth (2007), 2012 (2009) and Out of Time (2003). He is married to Bonita Friedericy.

81. Billy Burke

Actor | Twilight

Billy Burke was born and raised in Bellingham, Washington, USA. He began singing at age nine, and joined a band at age fifteen. He continued to work with bands and study/performing drama at Western Washington University. He performed in Seattle at the Annex Theater, New City Festival, and the A.H.A...

82. Jonathan Bailey

Actor | Broadchurch

Jonathan Bailey was born on April 25, 1988 in Oxfordshire, England. He is an actor, known for Broadchurch (2013), W1A (2014) and Doctor Who (2005).

83. Pauline Quirke

Actress | Birds of a Feather

Pauline Quirke was born on July 8, 1959 in Hackney, London, England as Pauline Perpetua Quirke. She is an actress and writer, known for Birds of a Feather (1989), Broadchurch (2013) and Emmerdale (1972). She has been married to Steve Sheen since August 1996. They have two children.

84. Joel Kinnaman

Actor | RoboCop

Charles Joel Nordström, known professionally as Joel Kinnaman, is a Swedish actor. He is best known for playing the lead role in the Swedish film Easy Money a role that earned him a Guldbagge Award in the "Best Actor" category - and for his role as Frank Wagner in the Johan Falk film series. He ...



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