Actors Journal

by acsminkey | created - 08 Apr 2016 | updated - 08 Aug 2018 | Public

1. Ian Abercrombie

Actor | Army of Darkness

Ian Abercrombie began his theatrical career as a lad during the Blitz in World War II. After his footwork years during which he earned Bronze, Silver and Gold medals in dance for the stage, he performed in London, Holland, Ireland and Scotland. He made his American stage debut in 1955 in a ...

Fantasy Island (1977-1983)

  • Warlock (1989)
  • Addams Family Values (1993)
  • Seinfeld (1994-1998)
  • The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
  • MouseHunt (1997)
  • Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties (2006)
  • Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2008-2014)
  • Rango (2011)

2. F. Murray Abraham

Actor | The Grand Budapest Hotel

Academy Award-winning actor F. Murray Abraham was born on October 24, 1939 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and raised in El Paso, Texas. His father, Frederick Abraham, was from an Assyrian Christian (Antiochian) family, from Syria. His mother, Josephine (Stello) Abraham, was the daughter of Italian ...

All the President's Men (1976)

  • Scarface (1983)
  • Amadeus (1984)
  • The Name of the Rose (1986)
  • An Innocent Man (1989)
  • Star Trek: Insurrection (1998)

3. Mark Acheson

Actor | Elf

Mark Acheson was born on September 19, 1957 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He is an actor, known for Elf (2003), The Chronicles of Riddick (2004) and Reindeer Games (2000).

The NeverEnding Story III: Escape From Fantasia (1994)

  • I'll Be Home for Christmas (1998)
  • Elf (2003)
  • Alone in the Dark (2005)
  • Watchmen (2009)

4. Joss Ackland

Actor | The Hunt for Red October

Joss Ackland, the distinguished English actor who has appeared in over 100 movies, scores of plays and a plethora of television programs in his six-decade career, was born Sidney Edmond Jocelyn Ackland on February 29, 1928, in North Kensington, London. After attending London's Central School of ...

Watership Down (1978)

  • Lethal Weapon 2 (1989)
  • Jack Ryan: The Hunt for Red October (1990)
  • Bill and Ted's Bogus Journey (1991)
  • A Kid in King Arthur's Court (1995)
  • K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)

5. Amy Adams

Actress | Arrival

Amy Lou Adams was born in Vicenza, Veneto, Italy, to American parents, Kathryn (Hicken) and Richard Kent Adams, a U.S. serviceman who was stationed at Caserma Ederle in Italy at the time. She was raised in a Mormon family of seven children in Castle Rock, Colorado, and has English, as well as ...

Catch Me If You Can (2002)

  • Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006)
  • Enchanted (2007)
  • Charlie Wilson's War (2007)
  • Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)
  • Man of Steel (2013)
  • Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)

6. Joey Lauren Adams

Actress | Chasing Amy

Joey Lauren Adams was born on January 9, 1968 in Little Rock, Arkansas, USA. She is an actress, known for Chasing Amy (1997), Dazed and Confused (1993) and Big Daddy (1999). She has been married to Brian Vilim since June 7, 2014.

Coneheads (1993)

  • Dazed and Confused (1993)
  • Bio-Dome (1996)
  • Chasing Amy (1997)
  • Big Daddy (1999)

7. Charlie Adler

Actor | Transformers: Dark of the Moon

Charles is an Emmy Award winning Dialogue Director, Annie Award Acting Nominee, Dramalogue Winning Actor, Helen Hayes Award Acting Nominee and Casting Director. Successfully going from genre to genre, he has lent his Dialogue Direction talents to the remake of "The Nutty Professor" starring legend ...

DuckTales the Movie: Treasure of the Lost Lamp (1990)

  • Cool World (1992)
  • Aladdin (1992)
  • Once Upon a Forest (1993)
  • Sonic the Hedgehog (1993-1994)
  • The Mask: Animated Series (1995-1996)
  • Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild (2005)
  • Transformers films (2007-2011)
  • WALL-E (2008)

8. Ben Affleck

Producer | Argo

American actor and filmmaker Benjamin Géza Affleck-Boldt was born on August 15, 1972 in Berkeley, California, and was raised in Cambridge, Massachusetts. His mother, Chris Anne (née Boldt), is a school teacher, and his father, Timothy Byers Affleck, is a social worker; the two are divorced. Ben has...

Field of Dreams (1989)

  • Dazed and Confused (1993)
  • Chasing Amy (1997)
  • Good Will Hunting (1997)
  • Armageddon (1998)
  • Shakespeare in Love (1998)
  • Pearl Harbor (2001)
  • Jack Ryan: The Sum of All Fears (2002)
  • Gigli (2003)
  • Paycheck (2003)
  • Argo (2012)
  • Gone Girl (2014)
  • Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)

9. Casey Affleck

Actor | Gone Baby Gone

An accomplished and striking performer, Academy Award® winner Casey Affleck has established himself as a powerful leading man with performances in multiple projects.

Caleb Casey McGuire Affleck-Boldt was born in Falmouth, Massachusetts. His mother, Chris Anne (née Boldt), is a school teacher, and ...

Chasing Amy (1997)

  • Good Will Hunting (1997)
  • Ocean's films (2001-2007)
  • Gone Baby Gone (2007)
  • Interstellar (2014)

10. Danny Aiello

Actor | Do the Right Thing

Danny Aiello was born on June 20, 1933 in New York City, New York, USA as Daniel Louis Aiello Jr. He is an actor and producer, known for Do the Right Thing (1989), Léon: The Professional (1994) and Moonstruck (1987). He has been married to Sandy Cohen since January 8, 1955. They have four ...

The Godfather Part II (1972)

  • Moonstruck (1987)
  • The January Man (1989)
  • Do the Right Thing (1989)
  • Hudson Hawk (1991)

11. Joe Alaskey

Actor | Looney Tunes: Back in Action

Joe Alaskey, among the most talented voice actors in the business, impeccably recreates many of the original characters which the late cartoon pioneer Mel Blanc invented. A natural mimic and gifted actor, his amazing "ear" for voices enables him to imitate almost anything; including some of the ...

Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

  • Forrest Gump (1994)
  • Casper (1995)
  • Rugrats (1997-2004)

12. Carlos Alazraqui

Actor | The Fairly OddParents

Carlos Alazraqui was born on July 20, 1962 in Yonkers, New York, USA as Carlos Jaime Alazraqui. He is an actor and writer, known for The Fairly OddParents (2001), Planes (2013) and Happy Feet (2006). He has been married to Laura Mala since 2010. They have two children.

CatDog (1998-2005)

  • Family Guy (1999-2001)
  • Rocket Power (1999-2004)
  • SpongeBob SquarePants (1999-2007)
  • The Fairly OddParents (2001-present)
  • Happy Feet (2006)
  • Curious George: TV Series (2007-2012)
  • Toy Story Toons: Small Fry (2011)
  • Inside Out (2015)

13. Eddie Albert

Actor | Roman Holiday

A graduate of the University of Minnesota, Eddie Albert was a circus trapeze flier before becoming a stage and radio actor. He made his film debut in 1938 and has worked steadily since, often cast as the friendly, good-natured buddy of the hero but occasionally being cast as a villain; one of his ...

Roman Holiday (1953)

  • Oklahoma! (1955)
  • The Teahouse of the August Moon (1956)
  • The Longest Day (1962)
  • The Heartbreak Kid (1972)
  • The Longest Yard (1974)
  • Escape to Witch Mountain (1975)

14. Alan Alda

Actor | M*A*S*H

Alan Alda was born on January 28, 1936 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA as Alphonso Joseph D'Abruzzo. He is known for his work on M*A*S*H (1972), The Four Seasons (1981) and Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989). He has been married to Arlene Alda since March 15, 1957. They have three children.

M*A*S*H (1972-1983)

  • Canadian Bacon (1995)
  • The West Wing (2004-2006)
  • The Aviator (2004)
  • Bridge of Spies (2015)

15. Jason Alexander

Actor | Seinfeld

Jason Greenspan adopted the stage name Jason Alexander while still in high school in New Jersey. He was soon appearing in Broadway plays and movies, then in the hit TV series, Seinfeld (1989), from 1990 to 1998. Alexander also directs and produces films.

Seinfeld (1989-1998)

  • Pretty Women (1990)
  • Coneheads (1993)
  • North (1994)
  • The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)
  • The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle (2000)
  • Hachi: A Dog's Tale (2009)

16. Aleisha Allen

Actress | The School of Rock

Allen was born Aleisha LaNaé Allen in New York City on April 28, 1991, and has been modeling for print and TV ads since the age of 4. As a 6-year-old she appeared on ''Blue's Clues'', and later she became a series regular on ''Out of the Box''.

A singer and ballerina (as well as an actress), Allen ...

Blue's Clues (1996-2004)

  • School of Rock (2003)
  • Are We There Yet? (2005)
  • Are We Done Yet? (2007)

17. Joan Allen

Actress | Room

Joan Allen was born on August 20, 1956 in Rochelle, Illinois, the youngest of four children. She is the daughter of homemaker Dorothea Marie (Wirth) and gas station owner James Jefferson Allen. Her mother's family was German, and her father had English, Scots-Irish, and German ancestry. She ...

Peggy Sue Got Married (1986)

  • The Crucible (1996)
  • Face/Off (1997)
  • Pleasantville (1998)
  • The Bourne sequels (2004-2012)
  • Hachi: A Dog's Tale (2009)
  • Room (2015)

18. Karen Allen

Actress | Raiders of the Lost Ark

Karen Jane Allen was born in Carrollton, rural southern Illinois, to Patricia (Howell), a teacher, and Carroll Thompson Allen, an FBI agent. She spent her first 10 years traveling around the country with her parents and two sisters. She was always "the new girl in school." Acting did not really ...

National Lampoon's Animal House (1978)

  • Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
  • The Glass Menagerie (1987)
  • Scrooged (1988)
  • Malcolm X (1992)
  • The Sandlot (1993)
  • The Perfect Storm (2000)
  • Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)

19. Tim Allen

Actor | Toy Story

Timothy Allen Dick was born on June 13, 1953, in Denver, Colorado, to Martha Katherine (Fox) and Gerald M. Dick. His father, a real estate salesman, was killed in a collision with a drunk driver while driving his family home from a University of Colorado football game, when Tim was eleven years old...

Home Improvement (1991-1999)

  • The Santa Clause films (1994-2006)
  • Toy Story films (1995-present)
  • Galaxy Quest (1999)
  • Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins (2000)
  • Christmas with the Kranks (2004)
  • The Shaggy Dog (2006)
  • Last Man Standing (2011-present)

20. Woody Allen

Writer | Manhattan

Woody Allen was born Allan Stewart Konigsberg on December 1, 1935 in Brooklyn, New York, to Nettie (Cherrie), a bookkeeper, and Martin Konigsberg, a waiter and jewellery engraver. His father was of Russian Jewish descent, and his maternal grandparents were Austrian Jewish immigrants. As a young boy...

Casino Royale (1967)

  • Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)
  • Deconstructing Harry (1997)
  • Antz (1998)

21. Kirstie Alley

Actress | Drop Dead Gorgeous

Kirstie Alley was born on January 12, 1951 in Wichita, Kansas, USA as Kirstie Louise Alley. She is an actress and producer, known for Drop Dead Gorgeous (1999), Look Who's Talking (1989) and Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982). She was previously married to Parker Stevenson and Robert Alley.

Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)

  • Cheers (1987-1994)
  • Look Who's Talking series (1989-1993)
  • Saturday Night Live (1991-1993)
  • Peter and the Wolf (1995)
  • Deconstructing Harry (1997)

22. Don Ameche

Actor | Cocoon

Don Ameche was a versatile and popular American film actor in the 1930s and '40s, usually as the dapper, mustached leading man. He was also popular as a radio master of ceremonies during this time. As his film popularity waned in the 1950s, he continued working in theater and some TV. His film ...

The Three Musketeers (1939)

  • The Story of Alexander Graham Bell (1939)
  • Trading Places (1983)
  • Cocoon (1985)
  • Harry and the Hendersons (1987)
  • Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1993)

23. Anthony Anderson

Actor | The Departed

Anthony Anderson was born on August 15, 1970 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for The Departed (2006), Kangaroo Jack (2003) and Transformers (2007). He has been married to Alvina Renee Stewart since September 11, 1999. They have two children.

Scary Movie 3 (2003)

  • Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004)
  • Hoodwinked! (2005)
  • The Departed (2006)
  • Transformers (2007)
  • Law & Order (2008-2010)

24. Harry Anderson

Actor | Night Court

Harry Anderson was born on October 14, 1952 in Newport, Rhode Island, USA as Harry Laverne Anderson. He was an actor, known for Night Court (1984), It (1990) and Tales from the Crypt (1989). He was married to Elizabeth Morgan and Leslie Pollack. He died on April 16, 2018 in Asheville, North ...

The Escape Artist (1982)

  • Night Court (1984-1992)
  • Stephen King's It (1990)

25. Judith Anderson

Actress | Rebecca

Dame Judith Anderson was born Frances Margaret Anderson on February 10, 1897 in Adelaide, South Australia. She began her acting career in Australia before moving to New York in 1918. There she established herself as one of the greatest theatrical actresses and was a major star on Broadway ...

The Ten Commandments (1956)

  • Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)
  • A Man Called Horse (1970)
  • Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984)

26. Harry Andrews

Actor | The Hill

British character actor Harry Andrews had the sort of massive granite face and square jaw that would stamp that career, but he set himself apart with brilliant stage and screen work. He had graduated from Wrekin College in Shropshire and then moved on to the stage, appearing with Liverpool ...

Moby Dick (1956)

  • The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965)
  • The Deadly Affair (1966)
  • Battle of Britain (1969)
  • The Prince and the Pauper (1977)
  • Death on the Nile (1978)
  • Watership Down (1978)
  • Superman (1978)

27. Julie Andrews

Actress | The Sound of Music

Julia Elizabeth Wells was born on October 1, 1935, in England. Her mother, Barbara Ward (Morris), and stepfather, both vaudeville performers, discovered her freakish but undeniably lovely four-octave singing voice and immediately got her a singing career. She performed in music halls throughout her...

Mary Poppins (1964)

  • The Sound of Music (1965)
  • Hawaii (1966)
  • 10 (1979)
  • Shrek sequels (2004-2010)
  • Enchanted (2007)
  • Despicable Me (2010)

28. Vanessa Angel

Actress | Kingpin

British-born Vanessa Angel began her career at age 14 as a model, when she was discovered by world-renowned agent, Eileen Ford. She gained much life experience by traveling the world, relocating to New York and appearing on many magazine covers, including "Vogue" and "Cosmopolitan". Her transition ...

Spies Like Us (1985)

  • Kingpin (1996)
  • Superbabies: Baby Geniuses 2 (2004)

29. Jennifer Aniston

Actress | Friends

Jennifer Aniston was born in Sherman Oaks, California, to actors John Aniston and Nancy Dow. Her father is Greek, and her mother was of English, Irish, Scottish, and Italian descent. Jennifer spent a year of her childhood living in Greece with her family. Her family then relocated to New York City ...

Friends (1994-2004)

  • Office Space (1999)
  • The Iron Giant (1999)
  • Along Came Polly (2004)
  • Marley & Me (2008)

30. Alan Arkin

Actor | Argo

Alan Arkin is an Academy Award-winning American actor who is also an acclaimed director, producer, author, singer and composer.

He was born Alan Wolf Arkin on March 26, 1934, in Brooklyn, New York. His family were Jewish emigrants from Russia and Germany. In 1946, the Arkins moved from Brooklyn to ...

Catch-22 (1970)

  • Edward Scissorhands (1990)
  • The Rocketeer (1991)
  • North (1994)
  • Gattaca (1997)
  • Firewall (2006)
  • The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006)
  • Get Smart (2008)
  • Marley & Me (2008)
  • Argo (2012)

31. Alun Armstrong

Actor | Krull

Alun Armstrong was born on July 17, 1946 in Annfield Plain, County Durham, England as Robert Alun Armstrong. He is an actor, known for Krull (1983), The Mummy Returns (2001) and Sleepy Hollow (1999). He has been married to Susan J. Bairstow since 1977. They have three children.

A Bridge Too Far (1977)

  • The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981)
  • Jack Ryan: Patriot Games (1992)
  • Braveheart (1995)
  • The Saint (1997)
  • Sleepy Hollow (1999)
  • David Copperfield (1999)
  • Eragon (2006)

32. Will Arnett

Actor | The Lego Batman Movie

Will Arnett is a Canadian-American actor, voice actor, and comedian. He played George Oscar "Gob" Bluth II in the Fox series, Arrested Development (2003). He also appeared in films, such as The Lego Movie (2014), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows ...

Arrested Development (2003-2006)

  • Ratatouille (2007)
  • Horton Hears a Who! (2008)
  • Monsters vs. Aliens (2009)
  • G-Force (2009)
  • Despicable Me (2010)
  • The Lego Movie (2014)
  • The Lego Batman Movie (2017)

33. Edward Asner

Actor | Up

Ed Asner is a television legend, the winner of seven acting Emmy Awards (which puts him tied with Mary Tyler Moore, both of whom rank second to their "The Mary Tyler Moore Show (1970) Show" co-star, Cloris Leachman who has nine). In all, he has been nominated 20 times for an Emmy Award, with 17 ...

The Mary Tyler Moore Show (1970-1977)

  • They Call Me Mister Tibbs! (1970)
  • JFK (1991)
  • The Story of Santa Claus (1996)
  • Our Friend, Martin (1999)
  • Elf (2003)
  • Up (2009)
  • Foodfight! (2012)
  • The Good Wife (Episodes: "Undisclosed Recipients" and "Dark Money") (2015)

34. Sean Astin

Actor | The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

Sean Patrick Astin (né Duke; February 25, 1971) is an American actor, voice actor, screenwriter, director, producer, family man, author, marathon runner, political activist and philanthropist who is well known for his film debut portraying Mikey in Steven Spielberg's The Goonies (1985), for playing...

The Goonies (1985)

  • The War of the Roses (1989)
  • Toy Soldiers (1991)
  • Encino Man (1992)
  • The Lord of the Rings films (2001-2003)
  • Click (2006)
  • Stranger Things (2017-present)

35. William Atherton

Actor | Die Hard

William Atherton's career has spanned motion pictures, Broadway and television. He first achieved international recognition as the leading man in Steven Spielberg's debut feature The Sugarland Express (1974), and next starred in John Schlesinger's The Day of the Locust (1975), Robert Wise's The ...

The Hindenburg (1975)

  • Ghostbusters (1984)
  • Die Hard (1988)
  • Die Hard 2 (1990)
  • The Pelican Brief (1993)
  • Bio-Dome (1996)
  • The Last Samurai (2003)
  • Lost (Episode: "Dr. Linus") (2010)

36. Rowan Atkinson

Actor | Johnny English

Rowan Sebastian Atkinson was born on 6 January, 1955, in Consett, Co. Durham, UK, to Ella May (Bainbridge) and Eric Atkinson. His father owned a farm, where Rowan grew up with his two older brothers, Rupert and Rodney. He attended Newcastle University and Oxford University where he earned degrees ...

Never Say Never Again (1983)

  • Mr. Bean series (1990 - 2007)
  • The Lion King (1994)
  • Rat Race (2001)
  • Scooby-Doo: The Movie (2002)
  • Johnny English series (2003, 2011)
  • Love Actually (2003)

37. Richard Attenborough

Actor | Jurassic Park

Lord Richard Attenborough was born in Cambridge, England, the son of Mary (née Clegg), a founding member of the Marriage Guidance Council, and Frederick Levi Attenborough, a scholar and academic administrator who was a don at Emmanuel College and wrote a standard text on Anglo-Saxon law. ...

Brighton Rock (1947)

  • Dunkirk (1958)
  • The Great Escape (1963)
  • Flight of the Phoenix (1965)
  • The Sand Pebbles (1966)
  • Gandhi (1982)
  • Jurassic Park films (1993-1997)
  • Miracle on 34th Street (1994)
  • Hamlet (1996)

38. Rene Auberjonois

Actor | Boston Legal

René Murat Auberjonois was born on June 1, 1940 in New York City. René was born into an already artistic family, which included his grandfather, a well-known Swiss painter, and his father Fernand, a writer. The Auberjonois family moved to Paris shortly after World War II, and it was there that René...

The Hindenburg (1975)

  • The Little Mermaid (1989)
  • Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993-1999)
  • Batman Forever (1995)
  • Inspector Gadget: The Movie (1999)
  • The Patriot (2000)
  • The Cat Returns (2005)

39. Jake T. Austin

Actor | New Year's Eve

Jake T. Austin was born Jake Austin Szymanski in New York City, to Giny Rodriguez Toranzo and Joe Szymanski. His middle initial is taken from his mother's name Toranzo. He has a younger sister, Ava. His father has Polish, English, and Irish ancestry, and his mother is of Puerto Rican, Argentinian, ...

Go, Diego, Go! (2005-2009)

  • The Ant Bully (2006)
  • Rio (2011)

40. Dan Aykroyd

Writer | Blues Brothers 2000

Daniel Edward Aykroyd was born on July 1, 1952 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, to Lorraine Hélène (Gougeon), a secretary from a French-Canadian family, and Samuel Cuthbert Peter Hugh Aykroyd, a civil engineer who advised prime minister Pierre Trudeau. Aykroyd attended Carleton University in 1969, where...

Saturday Night Live (1975-1979)

  • The Blues Brothers (1980)
  • Trading Places (1983)
  • Ghostbusters films (1984, 1989)
  • Spies Like Us (1985)
  • Dragnet (1987)
  • The Great Outdoors (1988)
  • Driving Miss Daisy (1989)
  • My Girl (1991)
  • Sneakers (1992)
  • Chaplin (1992)
  • Coneheads (1993)
  • North (1994)
  • Tommy Boy (1995)
  • Antz (1998)
  • Pearl Harbor (2001)
  • Christmas with the Kranks (2004)
  • Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return (2013)

41. Hank Azaria

Actor | The Simpsons

Hank Azaria was born on April 25, 1964 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Henry Albert Azaria. He is an actor, known for The Simpsons (1989), Free Agents (2011) and The Birdcage (1996). He was previously married to Helen Hunt.

The Simpsons (1989-present)

  • Quiz Show (1994)
  • Now and Then (1995)
  • Heat (1995)
  • Godzilla (1998)
  • Mystery Men (1999)
  • Along Came Polly (2004)
  • Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)

42. Kevin Bacon

Actor | Footloose

Kevin Norwood Bacon was born on July 8, 1958 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Ruth Hilda (Holmes), an elementary school teacher, and Edmund Norwood Bacon, a prominent architect who was on the cover of Time Magazine in November 1964.

Kevin's early training as an actor came from The Manning Street. ...

National Lampoon's Animal House (1978)

  • Friday the 13th (1980)
  • Planes, Trains & Automobiles (1987)
  • She's Having a Baby (1988)
  • Criminal Law (1989)
  • Tremors (1990)
  • JFK (1991)
  • A Few Good Men (1992)
  • Apollo 13 (1995)
  • Balto (1995)
  • My Dog Skip (2000)
  • Mystic River (2003)

43. Hermione Baddeley

Actress | The Secret of NIMH

A brash character actress who specialized in cinema, television, and theater, Hermione Youlanda Ruby Clinton-Baddeley was born on November 13, 1906 in Broseley, Shropshire. She was the youngest of four sisters - including Angela Baddeley, also an actress - and her half-brother, Very Rev William ...

Brighton Rock (1947)

  • Scrooge (1951)
  • Mary Poppins (1964)
  • The Aristocats (1970)
  • The Secret of NIMH (1982)

44. Scott Baio

Actor | Superbabies: Baby Geniuses 2

Scott Vincent James Baio was born on September 22, 1960 in Brooklyn, New York. He was the third child of Mario and Rose Baio, who had emigrated from Italy. At the young age of nine, Scott decided that he wanted to be an actor. Soon after, his parents took him on interviews and he was able to land ...

Happy Days (1977-1984)

  • Diagnosis Murder (1993-1995)
  • Superbabies: Baby Geniuses 2 (2004)
  • Arrested Development (2005, 2013)

45. Dee Bradley Baker

Actor | American Dad!

Dee Bradley Baker was born on August 31, 1962 in Bloomington, Indiana, USA. He is an actor, known for American Dad! (2005), Phineas and Ferb (2007) and The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie (2004). He has been married to Michelle Baker since 1990. They have two children.

SpongeBob SquarePants (1999-present)

  • Lady and the Tramp II: Scamp's Adventure (2001)
  • The Fairly OddParents (2001-2011)
  • War of the Worlds (2005)
  • Avatar: The Last Airbender (2005-2008)
  • Curious George: TV Series (2006-2012)
  • The Mighty B! (2008-2011)
  • Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2008-2013)
  • G-Force (2009)
  • Astro Boy (2009)
  • Mars Needs Moms (2011)
  • Frankenweenie (2012)
  • Toy Story of Terror (2013)
  • Postman Pat: The Movie (2014)

46. Dylan Baker

Actor | Happiness

Dylan Baker was born on October 7, 1959 in Syracuse, New York, USA. He is an actor and director, known for Happiness (1998), Revolutionary Road (2008) and Trick 'r Treat (2007). He has been married to Becky Ann Baker since 1987. They have one child.

Planes, Trains & Automobiles (1987)

  • Disclosure (1994)
  • Requiem for a Dream (2000)
  • The Tailor of Panama (2001)
  • Spider-Man sequels (2004-2007)
  • The Good Wife (2010-2015)
  • Selma (2014)

47. Joe Don Baker

Actor | GoldenEye

Tall, broad shouldered character actor with Texan drawl first appeared in support in several Western vehicles both on TV and the cinema in the mid 1960s. Got himself noticed playing Steve McQueen's younger brother in Junior Bonner (1972), and then scored the lead role of Buford Pusser (!) in the ...

Fletch (1985)

  • Leonard Part 6 (1987)
  • The Living Daylights (1987)
  • Criminal Law (1989)
  • Cape Fear (1991)
  • Reality Bites (1994)
  • Congo (1995)
  • GoldenEye (1995)
  • Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)

48. Kenny Baker

Actor | Time Bandits

Kenny Baker was born on August 24, 1934 in Birmingham, England as Kenneth George Baker. He was an actor, known for Time Bandits (1981), Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and The Elephant Man (1980). He was married to Eileen Baker. He died on August 13, 2016 in Preston, ...

Star Wars series (1977-2015)

  • The Elephant Man (1980)
  • Time Bandits (1981)
  • Amadeus (1984)

49. Tom Baker

Actor | Doctor Who

The English character actor Tom Baker is best known for his record-setting seven-year stint as the Fourth Doctor in Doctor Who (1963). He was born in 1934 in Liverpool, to Mary Jane (Fleming) and John Stewart Baker. His father was of English and Scottish descent, while his mother's family was ...

The Canterbury Tales (1972)

  • Doctor Who (1974-1981)
  • Dungeons & Dragons (2000)
  • The Magic Roundabout (2005)

50. Bob Balaban

Actor | Gosford Park

Bob Balaban was born on August 16, 1945 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Robert Elmer Balaban. He is an actor and director, known for Gosford Park (2001), Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) and Lady in the Water (2006). He has been married to Lynn Grossman since April 1, 1977. They have two ...

Midnight Cowboy (1969)

  • Catch-22 (1970)
  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
  • Altered States (1980)
  • Deconstructing Harry (1997)

51. Alec Baldwin

Actor | The Departed

Alec Baldwin is the oldest, and best-known, of the four Baldwin brothers in the acting business (the others are Stephen Baldwin, William Baldwin and Daniel Baldwin). Alexander Rae Baldwin III was born on April 3, 1958 in Massapequa, New York, the son of Carol Newcomb (nee Martineau) Baldwin and ...

She's Having a Baby (1988)

  • Beetlejuice (1988)
  • Working Girl (1988)
  • Jack Ryan: The Hunt for Red October (1990)
  • Saturday Night Live (1990-2016) (16 episodes)
  • Ghosts of Mississippi (1996)
  • Notting Hill (1999)
  • Thomas the Tank Engine series (1999-2003)
  • Thomas and the Magic Railroad (2000)
  • Pearl Harbor (2001)
  • Cats & Dogs (2001)
  • The Adventures of Pluto Nash (2002)
  • The Cat in the Hat (2003)
  • The Cooler (2003)
  • Along Came Polly (2004)
  • The Aviator (2004)
  • The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie (2004)
  • 30 Rock (2006-2013)
  • The Departed (2006)
  • Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008)
  • Rise of the Guardians (2012)
  • Mission Impossible: Rouge Nation (2015)
  • Concussion (2015)
  • Match Game (2016)

52. Christian Bale

Actor | The Dark Knight

Christian Charles Philip Bale was born in Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK on January 30, 1974, to English parents Jennifer "Jenny" (James) and David Bale. His mother was a circus performer and his father, who was born in South Africa, was a commercial pilot. The family lived in different countries ...

Empire of the Sun (1987)

  • Henry V (1989)
  • Treasure Island (1990)
  • Little Women (1994)
  • Pocahontas (1995)
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream (1999)
  • Howl's Moving Castle (2005)
  • The Dark Knight Trilogy (2005-2012)
  • The Prestige (2006)

53. Sonja Ball

Actress | Samurai Pizza Cats

Sonja Ball was born on October 20, 1956 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. She is known for her work on Samurai Pizza Cats (1990), Pinocchio 3000 (2004) and Heavy Metal 2000 (2000).

The Busy World of Richard Scarry (1994-1997)

  • Arthur (1996-present)
  • Sagwa, the Siamese Chinese Cat (2001-2002)

54. Martin Balsam

Actor | All the President's Men

Martin Henry Balsam was born on November 4, 1919 in the Bronx, New York City, to Lillian (Weinstein) and Albert Balsam, a manufacturer of women's sportswear. He was the first-born child. His father was a Russian Jewish immigrant, and his mother was born in New York, to Russian Jewish parents. ...

On the Waterfront (1954)

  • 12 Angry Men (1957)
  • Psycho (1960)
  • Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)
  • Catch-22 (1970)
  • Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970)
  • Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
  • All the President's Men (1976)

55. Eric Bana

Actor | Munich

Eric Bana was born Eric Banadinovic on August 9, 1968, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. He is the younger of two brothers. His father, named Ivan Banadinovic, came from Zagreb, Croatia, and worked as a manager for Caterpillar Inc. His mother, named Eleanor Banadinovic, came from a German family ...

Black Hawk Down (2001)

  • Finding Nemo (2003)
  • Hulk (2003)
  • Troy (2004)
  • Star Trek (2009)

56. Anne Bancroft

Actress | The Graduate

Anne Bancroft was born on September 17, 1931 in the Bronx, the daughter of Michael Italiano (1905-2001), a dress pattern maker, and Mildred DiNapoli (1908-2010), a telephone operator. She made her cinema debut in Don't Bother to Knock (1952) in 1952 and over the next five years appeared in a lot of...

Blazing Saddles (1974)

  • The Hindenburg (1975)
  • The Elephant Man (1980)
  • G.I. Jane (1997)
  • Antz (1998)

57. Antonio Banderas

Actor | The Mask of Zorro

Antonio Banderas, one of Spain's most famous faces, was a soccer player until breaking his foot at the age of fourteen; he is now an international film star known for playing Zorro in the eponymous film series.

He was born José Antonio Domínguez Banderas on August 10, 1960, in Málaga, Andalusia, ...

The Mask of Zorro (1998)

  • Spy Kids films (2001-2003)
  • Shrek sequels (2004-2010)
  • Puss in Boots (2011)
  • The Expendables 3 (2014)
  • The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015)

58. Elizabeth Banks

Actress | The Hunger Games

Elizabeth Banks was born Elizabeth Mitchell in Pittsfield, a small city in the Berkshires in western Massachusetts near the New York border, on February 10, 1974. She is the daughter of Ann (Wallace), who worked in a bank, and Mark P. Mitchell, a factory worker. Elizabeth describes herself as ...

Spider-Man films (2001-2007)

  • Catch Me If You Can (2002)
  • Seabiscuit (2003)
  • 30 Rock (2010-2012)
  • The Hunger Games films (2012-2015)
  • The Lego Movie (2014)

59. Ian Bannen

Actor | Waking Ned

Scottish character actor and occasional leading man who enlivened scores of fine films in Britain and America. His father was a lawyer in a small town in Lanarkshire. Bannen served in the army and attended Ratcliffe College, Leicestershire. His first acting role came in a 1947 Dublin production of ...

A Tale of Two Cities (1958)

  • Flight of the Phoenix (1965)
  • Gandhi (1982)
  • Ghost Dad (1990)
  • Braveheart (1995)

60. Christine Baranski

Actress | Chicago

Christine Baranski was born on May 2, 1952 in Buffalo, New York, USA as Christine Jane Baranski. She is an actress, known for Chicago (2002), Mamma Mia! (2008) and Into the Woods (2014). She was previously married to Matthew Cowles.

Reversal of Fortune (1990)

  • Addams Family Values (1993)
  • Bowfinger (1998)
  • The Grinch (2000)
  • Chicago (2002)
  • Mamma Mia! (2008)
  • The Good Wife (2009-2016)
  • Foodfight! (2012)
  • Into the Woods (2014)
  • A Bad Moms Christmas (2017)

61. Kathleen Barr

Actress | Dragon Tales

Kathleen Barr was born on April 6, 1967 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She is an actress, known for Dragon Tales (1999), ReBoot (1994) and Ed, Edd n Eddy (1999).

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Movie (1998)

  • Ed, Edd n Eddy (1999-2009)
  • Dragon Tales (1999-2005)
  • Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and the Island of Misfit Toys (2001)
  • Ben Hur (2003)
  • LeapFrog: Letter Factory (2003)
  • Bionicle: Mask of Light (2003)
  • Johnny Test (2005-2014)

62. Roseanne Barr

Producer | Roseanne

Firebrand Roseanne Barr has long been one of America's funniest and most controversial comedians.

She was born in Salt Lake City, Utah, to Helen (Davis), a cashier and bookkeeper, and Jerome Hershel "Jerry" Barr, a salesman. Her family was Jewish, and had moved to the U.S. from Russia, Lithuania, ...

Roseanne (1988-1997)

  • Look Who's Talking Too (1990)
  • Home on the Range (2004)

63. 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 ...

Altered States (1980)

  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
  • Firestarter (1984)
  • Cat's Eye (1985)
  • Wayne's World 2 (1993)
  • Batman Forever (1995)
  • Scream (1996)
  • The Wedding Singer (1998)
  • Charlie's Angels films (2000-2003)
  • Donnie Darko (2001)
  • Curious George (2006)
  • Beverly Hills Chihuahua (2008)

64. Judith Barsi

Actress | The Land Before Time

The only child of Jozsef Barsi and Maria Benko, Judith Eva Barsi beat 10,000-to-1 odds when she was discovered at a San Fernando Valley skating rink at age 5 1/2 in 1983 and mistaken for a 3-year-old. Her first commercial was for Donald Duck Orange Juice and she went on to appear in anywhere ...

Jaws: The Revenge (1987)

  • The Land Before Time (1988)
  • All Dogs Go to Heaven (1989)

65. Robin Bartlett

Actress | City of Angels

Robin Bartlett was born April 22, 1951 in New York City, New York. She made her film debut in Heaven's Gate (1980), though her breakthrough role was on television, when she played Debbie Buchman, the lesbian sister of Paul Reiser's character Paul Buchman, on the popular sitcom Mad About You (1992)....

Sophie's Choice (1982)

  • Moonstruck (1987)
  • Lean on Me (1989)
  • Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves (1997)
  • City of Angels (1998)
  • Shutter Island (2010)

66. Roger Bart

Actor | The Producers

Roger Bart was born on September 29, 1962 in Norwalk, Connecticut, USA. He is an actor, known for The Producers (2005) and American Gangster (2007).

Hercules (1997)

  • You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown: Theater Musical (1999)
  • Lady and the Tramp II: Scamp's Adventure (2001)
  • Desperate Housewives (2005-2012)
  • Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay (2008)

67. Billy Barty

Actor | Masters of the Universe

Billy Barty was born William John Bertanzetti on October 25, 1924 in Millsboro, Pennsylvania. He began performing at age three and began making pictures in 1927. He played Mickey Rooney's little brother in the "Mickey McGuire" comedy shorts series. He was equally adept in both comedy and drama, and...

Foul Play (1978)

  • The Mouse and the Motorcycle (1986)
  • Masters of the Universe (1987)
  • Runaway Ralph (1988)
  • UHF (1989)
  • The Rescuers Down Under (1990)

68. Jay Baruchel

Actor | Goon

Jay Baruchel was born in Ottawa, Ontario, and was raised in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He is the son of Robyne (Ropell), a freelance writer, and Serge Victor Baruchel, an antiques dealer. He has a younger sister who also acts. He started acting in 1995 when he made his first of three appearances on ...

Million Dollar Baby (2004)

  • Tropic Thunder (2008)
  • Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)
  • The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2010)

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 ...

Never Say Never Again (1983)

  • Batman (1989)
  • Final Analysis (1992)
  • Cool World (1992)
  • Wayne's World 2 (1993)

70. Angela Bassett

Actress | Strange Days

Captivating, gifted, and sensational, Angela Bassett's presence has been felt in theaters and on stages and television screens throughout the world. Angela Evelyn Bassett was born on August 16, 1958 in New York City, to Betty Jane (Gilbert), a social worker, and Daniel Benjamin Bassett, a ...

Kindergarten Cop (1990)

  • Innocent Blood (1992)
  • Malcolm X (1992)
  • Contact (1997)
  • Our Friend, Martin (1999)
  • The Score (2001)
  • Meet the Robinsons (2007)
  • ER (2008-2009)

71. Jason Bateman

Actor | Arrested Development

Jason Bateman is an American film and television actor, known for his role as Michael Bluth on the television sitcom Arrested Development (2003), as well as his role on Valerie (1986).

He was born in Rye, New York. His father, Kent Bateman, from a Utah-based family, is a film and television director...

Arrested Development (2003-2006, 2013, 2016)

  • Starsky & Hutch (2004)
  • Juno (2007)
  • Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium (2007)
  • Zootopia (2016)

72. Kathy Bates

Actress | Misery

Multi-talented Kathleen Doyle Bates was born on June 28, 1948, and raised in Memphis, Tennessee. She is the youngest of three girls born to Bertye Kathleen (Talbot), a homemaker, and Langdon Doyle Bates, a mechanical engineer. Her grandfather was author Finis L. Bates. Kathy has English, as well as...

Misery (1990)

  • North (1994)
  • Titanic (1997)
  • Rat Race (2001)
  • Charlotte's Web (2006)
  • Bee Movie (2007)
  • Midnight in Paris (2011)

73. Michael Bates

Actor | A Clockwork Orange

Michael Bates was born on December 4, 1920 in Jhansi, United Provinces of Agra and Oudh, British India as Michael Hammond Bates. He was an actor, known for A Clockwork Orange (1971), Patton (1970) and Frenzy (1972). He was married to Margaret M. J. Chisholm. He died on January 11, 1978 in Chelsea, ...

Dunkirk (1958)

  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
  • Battle of Britain (1969)
  • Patton (1970)
  • A Clockwork Orange (1971)

74. Shane Baumel

Actor | Daddy Day Care

Shane Baumel was born on February 12, 1997 in Long Beach, California, USA. He is known for his work on Daddy Day Care (2003), Wild Hogs (2007) and Over the Hedge (2006).

Daddy Day Care (2003)

  • Curious George (2006)
  • Over the Hedge (2006)
  • The Ant Bully (2006)
  • Happiness is a Warm Blanket, Charlie Brown (2011)

75. Anne Baxter

Actress | All About Eve

Anne Baxter was born in Michigan City, Indiana, on May 7, 1923. She was the daughter of a salesman and his wife, Catherine, who herself was the daughter of Frank Lloyd Wright, the world-renowned architect. Anne was a young girl of 11 when her parents moved to New York City, which at that time was ...

The Pied Piper (1942)

  • Yellow Sky (1948)
  • All About Eve (1950)
  • The Ten Commandments (1956)
  • Fools' Parade (1971)

76. Frances Bay

Actress | Blue Velvet

Cute, tiny, and prolific little old lady character actress Frances Bay worked constantly in both films and TV shows alike after making her debut at the age of 59 in life with a small part in the comedy Foul Play (1978) in 1978. She frequently portrayed eccentric elderly women and good-hearted ...

Foul Play (1978)

  • Happy Days (1982-1984)
  • The Karate Kid (1984)
  • Blue Velvet (1986)
  • Arachnophobia (1990)
  • Happy Gilmore (1996)
  • Rossini's Ghost (1996)
  • Inspector Gadget: The Movie (1999)
  • ER (Episode: Witch Hunt) (2001)

77. Scott Beach

Actor | Stand by Me

Scott Beach was born on January 13, 1931 in Portland, Oregon, USA as Alvin Scott Beach. He was an actor and writer, known for Stand by Me (1986), The Right Stuff (1983) and Mrs. Doubtfire (1993). He was married to Neva Beach. He died on February 13, 1996 in San Francisco, California, USA.

American Graffiti (1973)

  • Star Wars: Episode IV: A New Hope (1977)
  • She's a Good Skate, Charlie Brown (1980)
  • Bon Voyage, Charlie Brown (and Don't Come Back!) (1980)
  • The Right Stuff (1983)
  • Stand By Me (1986)
  • Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)
  • Getting Even with Dad (1994)

78. Sean Bean

Actor | The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

Sean Bean's career since the eighties spans theatre, radio, television and movies. Bean was born in Handsworth, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, to Rita (Tuckwood) and Brian Bean. He worked for his father's welding firm before he decided to become an actor. He attended RADA in London and appeared in a ...

Jack Ryan: Patriot Games (1992)

  • GoldenEye (1995)
  • The Lord of the Rings films (2001-2003)
  • Troy (2004)
  • National Treasure (2004)
  • Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)
  • Jupiter Ascending (2015)
  • Pixels (2015)
  • The Martian (2015)

79. Ned Beatty

Actor | Network

Stocky, genial-looking supporting actor Ned Beatty was once hailed by Daily Variety as the "busiest actor in Hollywood".

Ned Thomas Beatty was born in Louisville, Kentucky, to Margaret (Fortney) and Charles William Beatty. He grew up fishing and working on farms. His hometown of St. Matthews, ...

Deliverance (1972)

  • Nashville (1975)
  • All the President's Men (1976)
  • Network (1976)
  • Superman (1978)
  • Superman II (1980)
  • The Incredible Shrinking Woman (1981)
  • Back to School (1986)
  • Captain America (1990)
  • Charlie Wilson's War (2007)
  • Toy Story 3 (2010)
  • Rango (2011)

80. Kate Beckinsale

Actress | Underworld: Evolution

Kate Beckinsale was born on 26 July 1973 in Hounslow, Middlesex, England, and has resided in London for most of her life. Her mother is Judy Loe, who has appeared in a number of British dramas and sitcoms and continues to work as an actress, predominantly in British television productions. Her ...

Much Ado About Nothing (1993)

  • Pearl Harbor (2001)
  • The Aviator (2004)
  • Click (2006)
  • Total Recall (2012)

81. Ed Begley Jr.

Actor | Pineapple Express

Ed Begley Jr. was born on September 16, 1949 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Edward James Begley Jr. He is an actor, known for Pineapple Express (2008), Whatever Works (2009) and A Mighty Wind (2003). He has been married to Rachelle Carson since August 23, 2000. They have one child. He was ...

This is Spinal Tap (1984)

  • The Pagemaster (1994)
  • Batman Forever (1995)
  • Arrested Development (2005-2006, 2013)
  • Ghostbusters (2016)

82. Marshall Bell

Actor | Starship Troopers

A tall, imposing character actor with a penetrating stare, Marshall Bell has provided excellent support in a variety of roles and genres. He was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on September 28, 1942, and had been working as a consultant, teaching senior executives how to improve their speaking skills, ...

Stand By Me (1986)

  • Total Recall (1990)
  • Dick Tracy (1990)
  • Innocent Blood (1992)
  • Undercover Blues (1993)
  • Natural Born Killers (1994)
  • Starship Troopers (1997)

83. Michael Bell

Actor | The Transformers: The Movie

Michael Bell was born on July 30, 1938 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on The Transformers: The Movie (1986), G.I. Joe (1985) and Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (2004). He has been married to Victoria Carroll since January 1, 1968. They have one child.

The Smurfs (1981-1989)

  • Rugrats (1991-2005)
  • Tom and Jerry: The Movie (1992)
  • Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco (1996)

84. Jim Belushi

Actor | Red Heat

James Adam Belushi was born June 15, 1954, in Chicago, to Agnes Demetri (Samaras) and Adam Anastos Belushi, a restaurant owner. His father was an Albanian immigrant, from Qytezë, and his mother was also of Albanian descent. The third of four children - his brother was comedian John Belushi - he ...

Trading Places (1983)

  • Saturday Night Live (1983-1985)
  • The Man with One Red Shoe (1985)
  • Little Shop of Horrors (1986)
  • Curly Sue (1991)
  • Canadian Bacon (1995)
  • Jingle All the Way (1996)
  • Hoodwinked! (2005)
  • Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return (2013)

85. John Belushi

Actor | Saturday Night Live

John Belushi was born in Chicago, Illinois, USA, on January 24, 1949, to Agnes Demetri (Samaras) and Adam Anastos Belushi, a restaurant owner. His father was an Albanian immigrant, from Qytezë, and his mother was also of Albanian descent. He grew up in Wheaton, where the family moved when he was ...

Saturday Night Live (1975-1979)

  • National Lampoon's Animal House (1978)
  • The Blues Brothers (1980)

86. Jeff Bennett

Actor | Enchanted

Jeff Bennett was born on October 2, 1962 in Houston, Texas, USA as Jeffrey Glenn Bennett. He is known for his work on Enchanted (2007), Johnny Bravo (1997) and The Penguins of Madagascar (2008). He has been married to Susan E. Welby since October 8, 1988. They have one child.

The Mask: Animated Series (1995-1997)

  • Dexter's Laboratory (1996-2003)
  • James and the Giant Peach (1996)
  • Kiki's Delivery Service (1998)
  • An Extremely Goofy Movie (2000)
  • Lady and the Tramp II: Scamp's Adventure (2001)
  • Stuart Little: The Animated Series (2003)
  • Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003)
  • Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind (2005)
  • Curious George: TV Series (2006-2015)
  • Back at the Barnyard (2007-2011)
  • Enchanted (2007)
  • Bolt (2008)
  • The Penguins of Madagascar (2008-present)
  • Lego: The Adventures of Clutch Powers (2010)
  • Foodfight! (2012)

87. Jimmy Bennett

Actor | Orphan

James 'Jimmy' Bennett was born on February 9, 1996 in Seal Beach, California. He has appeared in guest starring roles on The Guardian (2001), Judging Amy (1999), CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000) and recently Everwood (2002), and has been cast in some of the most successful productions in that ...

Daddy Day Care (2003)

  • I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown (2003)
  • The Polar Express (2004)
  • Firewall (2006)
  • He's a Bully, Charlie Brown (2006)
  • Star Trek (2009)

88. Jodi Benson

Actress | Toy Story 3

Jodi Benson, a native of Rockford, Illinois, has received worldwide recognition and critical acclaim as the voice of Ariel in the Academy Award-winning Walt Disney animated feature film, The Little Mermaid (1989), as well as the bubbly voice of Tour Guide Barbie in Disney's Toy Story 2 (1999), ...

The Little Mermaid (1989)

  • Flubber (1997)
  • Toy Story 2 (1999)
  • Lady and the Tramp II: Scamp's Adventure (2001)
  • Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind (2005)
  • Enchanted (2007)
  • Toy Story 3 (2010)

89. Gregg Berger

Actor | Transformers: Devastation

Gregg Berger Bio

Gregg Berger Voice / Actor Transformers, The Garfield Show, Spaced Invaders, More! Gregg Berger is an American Voice / Actor, who is Internationally known for his iconic roles as GRIMLOCK in G1Transformers and Transformers Fall of Cybertron, and the eagerly anticipated Power of the ...

Garfield and Friends (1988-1994)

  • This is America, Charlie Brown (1988-1989)
  • Rover Dangerfield (1991)
  • Star Wars: Episode I: Racer (video game) (2000)
  • Call of Duty (2003)
  • Garfield Gets Real (2007)
  • The Garfield Show (2008-2013)
  • Garfield's Pet Force (2009)
  • Lego: The Adventures of Clutch Powers (2010)

90. Ingrid Bergman

Actress | Notorious

Ingrid Bergman was one of the greatest actresses from Hollywood's lamented Golden Era. Her natural and unpretentious beauty and her immense acting talent made her one of the most celebrated figures in the history of American cinema. Bergman is also one of the most Oscar-awarded actresses, tied with ...

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941)

  • Casablanca (1942)
  • For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943)
  • Murder on the Orient Express (1974)

91. Mary Kay Bergman

Actress | South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut

Mary Kay Bergman did not have a face known to many - her voice was recognized more than anything else in the world. Although she was a big voiceover star in the 1990s, her true claim to fame was Trey Parker and Matt Stone's critically acclaimed adult animated television series, South Park (1997), ...

Beauty and the Beast (1991)

  • The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)
  • Hercules (1997)
  • Scooby-Doo (1998-2000)
  • Jay Jay the Jet Plane (1998-1999)
  • South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut (1999)
  • Toy Story 2 (1999)
  • Lady and the Tramp II: Scamp's Adventure (2001)

92. Halle Berry

Actress | Catwoman

Halle Berry was born in Cleveland, Ohio. Her father, Jerome Jesse Berry, was African-American, and worked as a hospital attendant. Her mother, Judith Ann (Hawkins), who is Caucasian, has English and German ancestry, and is a retired psychiatric nurse. Halle has an older sister, Heidi Berry. Halle ...

The Flintstones Movie (1994)

  • X-Men films (2000-2014)
  • Swordfish (2001)
  • Die Another Day (2002)
  • Catwoman (2004)
  • Robots (2005)

93. Paul Bettany

Actor | Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

Paul Bettany is an English actor. He first came to the attention of mainstream audiences when he appeared in the British film Gangster No. 1 (2000), and director Brian Helgeland's film A Knight's Tale (2001). He has gone on to appear in a wide variety of films, including A Beautiful Mind (2001), ...

A Beautiful Mind (2001)

  • Master and Command: The Far Side of the World (2003)
  • Firewall (2006)
  • The Da Vinci Code (2006)
  • Iron Man films (2008-2013)
  • Inkheart (2008)
  • The Avengers films (2012-2015)
  • Captain America: Civil War (2016)

94. Jessica Biel

Actress | The Illusionist

Jessica Biel, with her good looks and talent, has become one of Hollywood's most sought-out actresses. She was born in Ely, Minnesota, to Kimberly (Conroe) and Jonathan Edward Biel, who is a business consultant and GM worker. Biel was raised in Boulder, Colorado. She is of Hungarian Jewish, Danish,...

7th Heaven (1996-2007)

  • Ulee's Gold (1997)
  • I'll Be Home for Christmas (1998)
  • The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003)
  • The Illusionist (2006)
  • Planet 51 (2009)
  • Total Recall (2012)

95. Edward Binns

Actor | 12 Angry Men

Gravel-voiced, authoritative American character actor, a reliable presence on screen for more than four decades.

Edward Thomas Binns was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Esther (Bracken) and Edward Thoms Binns. His family were Quakers. He was a graduate of Pennsylvania State University and ...

12 Angry Men (1957)

  • North by Northwest (1959)
  • Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)
  • Patton (1970)
  • The Verdict (1982)

96. Thora Birch

Actress | Ghost World

For some people, oatmeal starts the day off right - for Thora Birch, it launched a healthy career in front of the camera. It's hard to believe that the actress, who slunk into stardom with her turn as the disillusioned daughter in American Beauty (1999), is even related to the apple-cheeked blonde ...

Jack Ryan: Patriot Games (1992)

  • Jack Ryan: Clear and Present Danger (1994)
  • Now and Then (1995)
  • Alaska (1996)
  • American Beauty (1999)
  • Dungeons & Dragons (2000)

97. Jack Black

Actor | The School of Rock

Jack Black was born Thomas Jacob Black in Santa Monica, California, to Judith Love (Cohen) and Thomas William Black, both satellite engineers. He is of British-German (father) and Russian Jewish (mother) ancestry. Black attended the University of California at Los Angeles. While at UCLA, he was a ...

Airborne (1993)

  • The NeverEnding Story III: Escape From Fantasia (1994)
  • Bio-Dome (1996)
  • The Cable Guy (1996)
  • Enemy of the State (1998)
  • Orange County (2002)
  • School of Rock (2003)
  • Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)
  • King Kong (2005)
  • Kung Fu Panda films (2008-present)
  • Tropic Thunder (2008)
  • Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017)

98. Karen Black

Actress | Five Easy Pieces

Karen Black was born Karen Blanche Ziegler in Park Ridge, Illinois, to Elsie Mary (Reif), who wrote children's books, and Norman Arthur Ziegler, an engineer and businessman. She was of Norwegian (from her paternal grandmother), German, and Bohemian (Czech) descent. Karen entered Northwestern ...

Easy Rider (1969)

  • Five Easy Pieces (1970)
  • The Great Gatsby (1974)
  • Capricorn One (1977)
  • Ralph S. Mouse (1991)

99. Mel Blanc

Actor | Who Framed Roger Rabbit

Mel Blanc, known as "The Man of Thousand Voices" is regarded as the most prolific actor to ever work in Hollywood with over a thousand screen credits. He developed and performed nearly 400 distinct character voices with precision and a uniquely expressive vocal range. The legendary specialist from ...

Looney Tunes (1937-1983)

  • Pinocchio (1940)
  • Woody Woodpecker (1940-1941)
  • The Flintstones (1960-1988)
  • The Jetsons (1962-1963, 1985-1987)
  • Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

100. Cate Blanchett

Actress | Carol

Cate Blanchett was born on May 14, 1969 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, to June (Gamble), an Australian teacher and property developer, and Robert DeWitt Blanchett, Jr., an American advertising executive, originally from Texas. She has an older brother and a younger sister. When she was ten ...

An Ideal Husband (1999)

  • The Lord of the Rings films (2001-2003)
  • The Aviator (2004)
  • The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004)
  • Hot Fuzz (2007)
  • Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)
  • Ponyo (2009)
  • The Hobbit films (2012-2014)
  • Thor: Ragnorak (2017)



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