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Actor | Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me
Growing up in San Diego, becoming an actor came naturally to Dana Ashbrook. His father is the director of the Palomar College Department of Performing Arts, and his mother is a teacher who performs in local theater. His sisters, Daphne Ashbrook and Taylor Ashbrook, are also working actresses. His ...
Actor | Spider-Man 2
Alfred Molina was born in 1953 in London, England. His mother, Giovanna (Bonelli), was an Italian-born cook and cleaner, and his father, Esteban Molina, was a Spanish-born waiter and chauffeur. He studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London. His stage work includes two major Royal ...
5. Amir Shervan
Director | Killing American Style
Amir Shervan, was born Amir Hosein Ghaffar in Tehran, Iran on May 24, 1929. In the U.S. he is mostly known for directing the movies Hollywood cop and Samurai Cop but was better known in Iran for his directing, writing and acting in numerous films.
Shervan studied theater in Pasadena California in ...
Actor | Chanoc
Handsome and muscular Mexican leading man who made his screen debut in Chanoc (1966). Born in Dominican Republic from Spanish parents who relocated to Mexico, García was a leading sex symbol from the late '60s into the '80s. He won a well-publicized bout with cancer in the '90s by -- it is claimed ...
Actor | Phantasm
A lover of music and scenic arts since his childhood, Bill Thornbury graduated from the California State University at Fresno with a teaching degree in music and nowadays teaches in Northern California.
His sporadic and short cinematic career started at the age of 22, playing a small role in an ...
10. Bob Dylan
Soundtrack | Renaldo and Clara
Robert Allen Zimmerman was born 24 May 1941 in Duluth, Minnesota; his father Abe worked for the Standard Oil Co. Six years later the family moved to Hibbing, often the coldest place in the US, where he taught himself piano and guitar and formed several high school rock bands. In 1959 he entered the...
11. Bobby Lockwood
Actor | Dunkirk
Bobby is a British actor from Southend-on-Sea, he began his acting career at a young age, when he landed his breakout role, as the voice of Patch in Walt Disney's animated film 101 Dalmatians 2: Patch's London Adventure (2002).
In 2012 Bobby landed the lead role of Rhydian in CBBC's hit series ...
13. Bryan Greenberg
Actor | How to Make It in America
Bryan Greenberg was born in Omaha, Nebraska, to Denise "Denny" and Carl Greenberg, who are both psychologists. He has a sister, Becca. His family is Jewish. At the age of twelve, Greenberg moved to St. Louis, Missouri, and graduated from Parkway Central High School in Chesterfield, MO. Having ...
14. Callie Hernandez
Actress | Alien: Covenant
Most recently seen in the David Robert Mitchell neo-noir thriller Under the Silver Lake, Justin Benson & Aaron Moorehead's Sci-Fi thriller The Endless, Ridley Scott's Alien: Covenant, Damien Chazelle's La La Land, Epix's Graves opposite Nick Nolte. Upcoming work includes independent film Avalanche,...
Actor | Martin
Carl Anthony Payne II is an iconic American actor, director, and producer. He is best known for his roles as Cole Brown on the FOX sitcom Martin and Walter "Cockroach" Bradley on the NBC sitcom The Cosby Show. Carl is currently on a comedy tour of NYC, Detroit, Atlanta, Los Angeles, Little Rock, ...
16. Carla Ferrigno
Actress | Black Roses
Carla Ferrigno was born on May 24, 1949 as Carla Green. She is an actress and manager, known for Black Roses (1988), The Adventures of Hercules (1985) and I sette magnifici gladiatori (1983). She has been married to Lou Ferrigno since May 30, 1980. They have three children.
18. Cayden Boyd
Cayden Boyd landed his first roles, small television roles and commercials, as young as 6 and 7. He played Tim Robbins' son (Michael Boyle) in Mystic River. In 2004, he was cast in the starring role of Max in the 2005 film The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl. He played young Warren Worthington ...
19. Cecilia Cheung
Actress | Mong bat liu
Cecilia Cheung (Cecilia Cheung Pak-Chi) was born in Hong Kong to a Cantonese father and a half Cantonese-half British mother. Her parents divorced when she was little after which she was sent to Australia for studies. She graduated from RMIT Holmes College.
Her career began in 1998, when she was ...
20. Charles De'Ath
Actor | Doctor Who
Charles Lawrence De'Ath was born on 24th May 1968 in London to the BBC producer and columnist Wilfred De'Ath and his wife Erica and has an older sister Emma, an executive producer for the BBC's Open University programme. From 1979 to 1984 Charles attended Woolverstone Hall School in Suffolk before ...
21. Chick Hannan
Stunts | The Mysterious Pilot
Chick Hannan was born on May 24, 1901 in Iron River, Michigan, USA as Chester William Hannan. He is known for his work on The Mysterious Pilot (1937), Sing, Cowboy, Sing (1937) and Stars Over Arizona (1937). He was married to Sarah Elizabeth and Theela. He died on August 14, 1980 in Los Angeles, ...
23. Cristina Alberó
Actress | 5 A.M. Cinco ante los miedos
Cristina Alberó was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She started her career in her 20s playing important supporting characters. Since the late 70s, she has been a very well known actress, especially in television shows and soap operas. As a matter of fact, several of the latter were hits, such as _...
24. Dash Mihok
Actor | Silver Linings Playbook
Dashiell Raymond Mihok was born on May 24, 1974 in Greenwich Village, Manhattan, New York City, to Andrea Mihok (née Cloak) and Raymond Thorne (born Raymond Mihok), both actors, with ties to the New York stage. He is of Czech and British descent. Dash was raised in a trendy artist building. He ...
25. Déborah François
Actress | Populaire
The daughter of a police officer and a social worker and the middle of three siblings, Déborah François was cast by the Dardenne brothers in L'enfant in 2005 while she was in high school. Between the ages of 10 to 16 François had taken acting classes but she did not expect to make acting her career...
26. Don Megowan
Actor | Blazing Saddles
Don Megowan was born on May 24, 1922 in Inglewood, California, USA. He was an actor, known for Blazing Saddles (1974), The Creation of the Humanoids (1962) and The Werewolf (1956). He was married to Alva Megowan and Betty Eleanor Wright. He died on June 26, 1981 in Panorama City, California.
27. Doug Jones
Actor | Hellboy II: The Golden Army
The youngest of four brothers, Doug Jones was born on May 24, 1960 in Indianapolis, Indiana, and grew up in the city's Northeastside. After attending Bishop Chatard High School, he headed off to Ball State University, where he graduated in 1982 with a Bachelor's degree in Telecommunications, with a...
28. Drake Sather
Writer | The Larry Sanders Show
Drake Sather was born on May 24, 1959 in Seattle, Washington, USA. He was a producer and writer, known for The Larry Sanders Show (1992), NewsRadio (1995) and Zoolander 2 (2016). He was married to Marnie Sather and Krystal Sather. He died on March 3, 2004 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
29. Eric Cantona
Actor | Elizabeth
Eric Cantona is most known for his skill on the soccer field. Starring at Old Trafford, Manchester United's homeground, Cantona got the nickname "The King". The controversial striker has been praised as the one who brought back the trophies to one of the world's most famous soccer clubs. Cantona is...
30. Eric Close
Actor | Without a Trace
"Eric was born in Staten Island, New York, May 24th. His father is an orthopedic surgeon and his mother is an artist. Eric is the eldest of three brothers. He graduated with a B.A. in communications from the University of Southern California in 1989. He married Keri Moyers in 1995 and they have two...
Actress | Little Mermaid
Always up for a challenge, and a self-proclaimed adrenaline junkie; this California native is a strong, innovative, dynamic and highly talented woman. With quite an impressive resume in the entertainment industry both nationally and internationally, she has appeared in lead and supporting roles in ...
36. Garett Maggart
Actor | The Sentinel
Garett Maggart starred for four seasons as "Blair Sandburg", alongside Richard Burgi in The Sentinel (1996), a one-hour action drama series from Pet Fly Productions in association with Paramount Network Television for UPN. The show occasionally runs in syndication on the Sci-Fi Network and in ...
38. Gema Zamprogna
Actress | Road to Avonlea
Gema Zamprogna, is a gifted actress and dancer who has appeared in many productions seen around the world. Her portrayal of the Baroness Ursula in the miniseries "By Way of the Stars" was enjoyed in Europe and North America, while her featured role as Amanda in "Defense of a Married Man" was seen ...
39. Gene Anthony Ray
Actor | Fame
Born on May 24, 1962, in Harlem. Attended Julia Richmond High School, where he performed in a dance class, and later auditioned for Louis Falco, the choreographer for the film, Fame (1980). Actually attended New York's "High School of the Performing Arts" for a year, before being kicked out. He was...
Actress | 10,000 BC
Grayson Hunt-Urwin was 9 years old when she was cast in the feature film 10,000 BC by Roland Emmerich as the younger lead, Evolet. She traveled to Wanaka, New Zealand to film the opening scenes & when she was 11 year's old filmed pick-ups in London, England. She has been in a few short-films then ...
41. Greg Berlanti
Producer | The Flash
WGA, DGA and Golden Globe nominated writer, director, and producer, Greg Berlanti, is the force behind several of the most inventive and acclaimed works of film and television.
He is the writer, director and producer behind several of the most creative and lauded television series, including ABC's "...
44. Hector Camacho
Art_department | Reclaim
Hector Camacho was born on May 24, 1962 in Bayamón, Puerto Rico as Hector Luis Camacho. He is known for his work on Reclaim (2014), SOS Island (2013) and The Wayans Bros. (1995). He was married to Amy Torres. He died on November 24, 2012 in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Actor | Dos esposas en mi cama
Jacobo Zabludovsky was born on May 24, 1928 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico. He was an actor, known for Dos esposas en mi cama (1970), Conserje en condominio (1974) and 24 horas (1970). He was married to Sara Nerubay. He died on July 2, 2015 in Mexico City, Mexico.
Actor | How to Make It in America
Jason was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest in the Seattle area. After earning a degree in theater from the University of Washington, he moved to New York where he studied with William Esper. He is also an accomplished carpenter and cabinetmaker. He designs, builds, and installs custom ...
Actor | Frozen
Jean-Michel Richaud grew up in Paris, and lived and worked in Germany, Spain, Holland and Australia before settling in Los Angeles.
He received his masters degree at Sorbonne University and completed studies at Paris's National Conservatory for Dramatic Arts. While at the Conservatory, he won a ...
50. Jeff Celentano
Jeff Celentano was born and raised in Pemberton, New Jersey, a small rural town with towering maple trees and its very own "Main Street". Jeff says, "Pemberton looks more like a back lot at Disney than a suburb in Southern New Jersey".
Celentano began his career as an actor while living on the east ...
51. Jenn Korbee
Actress | Accidentally on Purpose
Originally from Madison, WI, Jenn graduated from the prestigious University of Cincinnati-College Conservatory of Music. She is widely known for her role as "Jenn" on the Emmy Nominated TV show "Hi-5". In addition to many other TV and Film appearances, she is a singer/songwriter and part of the duo...
52. Jenna McMahon
Writer | The Carol Burnett Show
Jenna McMahon was born on May 24, 1925 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA as Mary Virginia Skinner. She was a writer and producer, known for The Carol Burnett Show (1967), Soap (1977) and The Twilight Zone (1959). She was married to James Holden. She died on March 2, 2015 in Monterey, California, USA.
54. Jim Broadbent
Actor | Moulin Rouge!
One of England's most versatile character actors, Jim Broadbent was born on May 24, 1949, in Lincolnshire, the youngest son of furniture maker Roy Laverick Broadbent and sculptress Doreen "Dee" (Findlay) Broadbent. Jim attended a Quaker boarding school in Reading before successfully applying for a ...
59. John C. Reilly
Actor | Chicago
Character actor, dramatic leading man, or hilarious comic foil? With an astonishing range of roles already under his belt, John C. Reilly has played an eclectic host of rich characters to great effect over the years, from seedy ne'er-do-wells, to lovable, good-natured schlepps.
The fifth of six ...
60. Jordan Alan
Director | Terminal Bliss
Jordan Alan was born on May 24, 1967 in Bayonne, New Jersey, USA as Jordan Alan Schimmel. He is a director and writer, known for Terminal Bliss (1990), Gentleman B. (2003) and Pipeline (2007). He has been married to Amanda Righetti since April 29, 2006. They have one child.
Actress | Deathgasm
Kimberley Crossman was born in Auckland, New Zealand. Crossman started dancing at the age of 3 and started auditioning while she was in high school. She quickly landed a series regular role on a New Zealand soap opera, Shortland Street. Kimberley Crossman now lives and works in Los Angeles focusing...
Actress | The English Patient
The acclaimed Cornish actress Dame Kristin Scott Thomas was born in Redruth, Cornwall, to Deborah (Hurlbatt) and Lieutenant Commander Simon Scott Thomas. Her father was a pilot for the British Royal Navy and died in a flying accident in 1964. Her stepfather, Lt. Cdr Simon Idiens, was also a pilot, ...
66. Lilli Palmer
Actress | The Four Poster
A charming, elegant, and exceedingly popular international film star with a gentle, understated beauty, actress Lilli Palmer was born as Lilli Marie Peiser on May 24, 1914, in Posen, Prussia. She was the daughter of Rose Lissman, an Austrian Jewish actress, and Alfred Peiser, a German Jewish ...
67. Mai Zetterling
Actress | The Witches
Mai Zetterling was born in Sweden in 1925, and lived briefly in Australia while still a child. She's known as a director and actor and trained on the Stockholm repertory stage, she began appearing in war-era films starting in her teens. Following her debut in Lasse Maja (1941), she made quite an ...
69. Marketa Janska
Actress | Couples Retreat
Marketa Janska, born in the Czech Republic, is an actress, singer, and songwriter currently living in Los Angeles. She began her career as a model, living throughout Europe, and eventually moved to Los Angeles to pursue her true passions: music and theater. Marketa is a lyrical soprano, and has ...
71. Michael Chabon
Writer | John Carter
Michael Chabon was born on May 24, 1963 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. He is a producer and writer, known for John Carter (2012), Spider-Man 2 (2004) and Wonder Boys (2000). He has been married to Ayelet Waldman since 1993. They have four children. He was previously married to Lollie ...
Actor | Sivi dom
Mihailo 'Misa' Janketic was born on May 24, 1938 in Novi Sad, Serbia, Yugoslavia. He was an actor, known for Sivi dom (1984), Porodicno blago (1998) and Wintering in Jakobsfeld (1975). He was married to Svjetlana Knezevic. He died on May 15, 2019 in Belgrade, Serbia.
75. Nell Campbell
Actress | The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Nell Campbell (aka Little Nell) was born May 24, 1953 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She is the daughter of Ross, humorist and editor of the Daily Telegraph, and Ruth Campbell. She made her "debut" tap dancing for an exhibition for Martin Sharp in 1970. When she turned 18 her father moved ...
77. Patti LaBelle
Soundtrack | Licence to Kill
Patti LaBelle, born Patricia Louise Holt-Edwards, is an American singer, author, and actress. Patti began her career in the early 1960s as lead singer of the band Patti LaBelle and the Bluebelles. A decade later the group changed their name to Labelle and recorded the hit song "Lady Marmalade". ...
78. Paul Marcarelli
Producer | The Green
Paul Marcarelli is most recognizable from his nearly twenty years as an actor in commercials. From 2001-2014, he appeared in hundreds of commercials for Verizon Wireless, portraying the ubiquitous "Can You Hear Me Now Guy," and in 2016 he surprised the advertising world by becoming the face of ...
Actor | Rio Bravo
First came to notice as a contestant on Groucho Marx's quiz show, You Bet Your Life (1950). His highly amusing personality won him bit parts in films, and he continued to work as a minor supporting player for years. He is the brother of Jose Gonzales-Gonzales. His most famous role was on John Wayne...
80. Peter Whitney
Actor | The Big Heat
The name may have you scratchin' your head a bit while searchin' for your nearby trivia book, but oh...that intimidating face is so familiar. Peter Whitney's over-powering frame, swarthy looks, bushy brows and maniacal look in his eye made him one of the most fearsome character actors to lump ...
Actress | The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear
Priscilla Presley's stepfather was an Air Force officer stationed in West Germany when as a teenager she met Elvis Presley in 1959, then four years into his meteoric career in rock and roll and serving with the U.S. Armed Forces. After an eight year courtship, she married him on 1 May 1967. As ...
83. Réal Giguère
Writer | Amour, délices et compagnie
Father of actor Sylvain Giguère, Réal Giguère hosted many talk shows and games on TVA network. He also wrote T. V. Series: "Dominique" (as Pierre Lefebvre), "Métro, boulot, dodo" and "L'or du temps". Giguère has also been seen as an actor in "Caïn" and in "La Cage aux folles", played in Montreal in...
85. Ricky Mabe
Actor | Gigi Does It
Ricky Mabe, born Richard Mabe, was born in Pointe-Claire, Quebec. Ricky attended St. Thomas High School and graduated in 2000. Ricky has been working as an actor in Montreal since he was twelve. He made his debut in Frankenstein and Me (1996) alongside Burt Reynolds.
He continued to work around ...
Soundtrack | El resultado del amor
Rodrigo was born on May 24, 1973 in Córdoba, Córdoba, Argentina as Rodrigo Alejandro Bueno. He was an actor, known for El resultado del amor (2007), Cleopatra (2003) and Televisión registrada (1999). He died on June 24, 2000 in Hudson, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
88. Roger Deakins
Cinematographer | Skyfall
Roger Deakins is an English cinematographer best known for his work on the films of the Coen brothers, Sam Mendes, and Denis Villeneuve.
He is a member of both the American and British Society of Cinematographers.
Deakins' first feature film in America as cinematographer was Mountains of the Moon (...
90. Ruslana Lyzhicko
Actress | Grand Theft Auto IV
Ruslana Lyzhychko was born on the 24 of May 1973 and was raised in L'viv, in the ancient capital of Galychyna. She graduated from L'viv Lisenko Concervatory. She's a song-writer, composer, producer, and arranger and director of her videos. She has recorded 8 CDs and is now the most popular singer ...
92. Sean Quan
Actor | Aliens Ate My Homework
Sean Quan is a Canadian actor from Vancouver, British Columbia. He enrolled in his first acting class at the age of 8, where he soon displayed a talent and a joy for performing in front of the camera. Sean's first booking-a Walmart commercial-came shortly afterward, and he has continued to work ...
93. Seijun Suzuki
Director | Tsigoineruwaizen
Seijun Suzuki was born in Nihonbashi, Tôkyô, on May 24, 1923. In 1943, he entered the army to fight at the front. In 1946, he enrolled in the film department of the Kamakura Academy and passed the assistant director's exam. For the next few years, he worked as an assistant director at several ...
94. Siobhan McKenna
Actress | Doctor Zhivago
Siobhan McKenna was born on May 24, 1923 in Belfast, Northern Ireland as Siobhan Giollamhuire Mac Cionnaith. She was an actress, known for Doctor Zhivago (1965), King of Kings (1961) and Of Human Bondage (1964). She was married to Denis O'Dea. She died on November 16, 1986 in Dublin, Ireland.
95. Steve Carlson
Actor | Nobody's Perfect
Steve Carlson was born on May 24, 1943 in Columbus, Mississippi, USA. He is an actor, known for Nobody's Perfect (1968), The Brothers O'Toole (1973) and Deadlier Than the Male (1967). He has been married to Mary Ann since 1991. He was previously married to Gail Ramsey.
97. Sybil Danning
Actress | Halloween
Tall, leggy, buxom and statuesque 5'7" blonde beauty Sybil Danning reigns supreme as one of the sexiest, most dynamic and commanding actresses to achieve cult B-movie queen status. She was born Sybille Johanna Danninger on May 24, 1952, in Wels, Austria, the daughter of a US Army major father and ...