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  • 1. Tom Selleck
    b.1945, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    His parents are Robert and Martha Selleck. His father was born in Slovakia, is Tom's tie to Eastern Europe. Robert is now a real estate investor for Selleck Properties. His mother was a homemaker. Tom was one of three of the Selleck's sons.

    He grew up in Sherman

    Recent Role: Writer on Jesse Stone
  • 2. Mark Harmon
    b.1951, Burbank, California, USA
    Mark Harmon was born in Burbank, California to Tom Harmon, a University of Michigan football All-America and Heisman Trophy and actor and artist, Elyse Knox. Mark has two older sisters, actress and painter Kristin Nelson, the former wife of singer Ricky Nelson, and actress Kelly
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on NCIS: New Orleans
  • 3. Jensen Ackles
    b.1978, Richardson, Texas, USA

    Jensen was born in Dallas, Texas. His father Alan Ackles was an actor in the Dallas area, so he was exposed to the entertainment industry at a young age. When he was a sophomore in high school, a friend asked him to come along to a local acting seminar. After getting an

    Recent Role: Director on Supernatural
  • 4. Matthew Gray Gubler
    b.1980, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Matthew was born on March 9, 1980, to John Gubler, an attorney, and Marilyn Kelch Gubler, a rancher, political consultant and a former chairwoman of the Nevada Republican Party. He was raised in a quiet neighborhood near Bob Baskin Park in Las Vegas, Nevada. From the

    Recent Role: Director on Criminal Minds
  • 5. Michael Weatherly
    b.1968, New York City
    Born on July 8th, 1968 in New York City and raised in Fairfield, CT, Michael Weatherly left college to pursue a career in acting. He also liked music and played in a band during the start of his acting career. He graduated from Brooks School in North Andover, Massachusetts,
    Recent Role: Director on NCIS
  • 6. Emily Deschanel
    b.1976, Los Angeles, California, USA

    Emily Deschanel was born in Los Angeles, California on October 11, 1976. Her father is famed cinematographer Caleb Deschanel whose credits include The Passion of the Christ and

    Recent Role: Producer on Bones
  • 7. Yannick Bisson
    b.1969, Montréal, Québec, Canada
    Yannick was born in Montreal, Canada on May 16th, 1969. At the age of 8 he moved to the US with his parents, where he lived in Florida, then Texas. At the age of 13 he moved back to Canada, this time residing in Toronto, where he took up acting lessons and started getting
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on Murdoch Mysteries
  • 8. Timothy Olyphant
    b.1968, Honolulu, Hawaii

    Timothy was born in in Honolulu, Hawaii, but moved to Modesto, a small agricultural town in Northern California at the age of two. He grauduated from Fred C. Beyer High School in Modesto in 1986 and then migrated south to Los Angeles to attend the University of Southern

    Recent Role: Executive Producer on Justified
  • 9. David James Elliott
    b.1960, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Born on 21 September 1960 in Canada, David spends a considerable time of his youth on the Bahamas where his father's relatives still live, while the latter has emigrated to Canada. Rock music gets the best of David, him being lead singer of a band in high-school
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on Dodson's Journey
  • 10. Patricia Arquette
    b.1968, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Patricia started acting in films in 1987. Her first role was in the movie A Nightmare On Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors. Critics were impressed with her acting right away. She made many movies in the 1990’s, including the hit film, Ed Wood that co-starred
    Recent Role: Director on Medium
  • 11. Mariska Hargitay
    b.1964, Santa Monica, California, USA

    Mariska was born on January 23, 1964 as Mariska Magdolna Hargitay. She was born in Santa Monica, California. Her legendary parents, Jayne Mansfield and Mickey Hargitay brought Mariska up in the world of spot lights and cameras. She is their youngest daughter. Mariska

    Recent Role: Director on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
  • 12. David Boreanaz
    b.1969, Buffalo, NY, USA
    David was born in Buffalo, New York and grew up in Philadelphia. As a child he dreamed of becoming an actor, and when he graduated high school he moved to New York and studied acting at Ithaca College. After college, he moved to Los Angeles.

    He got his first break

    Recent Role: Producer on Bones
  • 13. Jennifer Love Hewitt
    b.1979, Waco, Texas, United States

    Born in Waco, Texas in 1979, Jennifer was given her first name by her older brother Todd, who named his little sister after a girl he then had a crush on. After her parents got divorced she grew up with her mother in Harker Heights, also in

    Recent Role: Executive Producer on The Client List
  • 14. Simon Baker
    b.1969, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
    Simon Baker was born to Catholic parents, high school English teacher Elizabeth Labberton and groundskeeper/mechanic Barry Baker, on July 30, 1969, in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia. His parents divorced while he was still young and his mother later remarried butcher Tom Denny.
    Recent Role: Producer on The Mentalist
  • 15. Scott Bakula
    b.1954, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
    Scott Bakula is perhaps best known for his five-year stint on the innovative television series Quantum Leap, which brought him a Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Drama Series, as well as three additional nominations, and four Emmy nominations. He was also honored an
    Recent Role: Director on Quantum Leap
  • 16. Shemar Moore
    b.1970, Oakland, California
    Shemar Moore was born in Oakland, California on April 20, 1970. Shemar spent the first two years of his life in Denmark where he became fluent in Danish. After his parents divorced, Shemar traveled with his mother to various countries including Bahrain, England, Greece &
    Recent Role: Writer on Soul Train
  • 17. David McCallum
    b.1933, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    David McCallum, Jr. was born in September of 1933 in Scotland. He got an early start and became famous for his role in the T.V. show Man From U.N.C.L.E.. David has starred in almost 40 films and several Television series. He currently stars as Doctor "Ducky" Mallard
    Recent Role: Director on The Explorers
  • 18. Neil Patrick Harris
    b.1973, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA

    Neil was first well-known for his title role in "Doogie Howser, M.D." After "Doogie" ended, Neil got involved in theater, and performed in several Broadway productions. He also had a small but memorable cameo in the comedy "Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle," in which

    Recent Role: Director on The Goodwin Games
  • 19. Sophia Bush
    b.1982, Pasadena, California, USA
    Sophia Anna Bush was born to parents Charles William Bush and Maureen Bush on July 8, 1982 in Pasadena, CA. She was the only child for the couple. Sophia graduated from Westridge High School - an all girls school - and moved on to study at USC. She was part of a sorority
    Recent Role: Director on One Tree Hill
  • 20. Julianna Margulies
    b.1966, Spring Valley, New York, USA

    Julianna was born in Spring Valley, New York (just outside New York City), on June 8, 1966. She is the youngest of three daughters. Her father, Paul, is an advertising writer, and her mother, Francesca, is a former dancer with the American Ballet Theater. They divorced

    Recent Role: Producer on The Good Wife
  • 21. Thomas Gibson
    b.1962, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Thomas Gibson began his acting career at the age of ten when he took part in childrens theater. Gibson performed and studied with the Footlight Players at the Dock Street Theater and starred in his first play in 1973. Six years later, he attended the College of Charleston and
    Recent Role: Director on Criminal Minds
  • 22. Lauren Graham
    b.1967, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

    Lauren moved from Hawaii to the D.C. area at age five, where she was raised by her father, Lawrence. She attended Langley High School and earned a B.A. in English from Barnard College in New York City. She earned her Master's in Acting from Southern Methodist University's

    Recent Role: Producer on Gilmore Girls
  • 23. Dylan McDermott
    b.1961, Waterbury, CT
    Dylan McDermott is an American film and television actor from Waterbury, Connecticut. He was born Mark Anthony McDermott on October 26, 1961, and began acting when he was 26 years old. His childhood was tumultuous; his mother, who was 15 when he was born, was shot and
    Recent Role: Director on The Practice
  • 24. Matthew Bomer
    b.1977, Spring, Texas, USA

    Matthew, the son of former Dallas Cowboy John Bomer and his wife Sissi, is a native of Spring, Texas and received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Carnegie Mellon University. After graduation, he moved to New York, where he worked on stage and landed a brief stint on the

    Recent Role: Producer on White Collar
  • 25. Danny Pino
    b.1974, Miami, Florida, USA

    Daniel Pino is an American actor of Cuban descent. He was born on April 15th, 1974 in Miami, FL. Danny has an extensive theatrical background. He even starred opposite Madonna in Up For Grabs in London's West End. He also starred with Billy Crudup in the New York

    Recent Role: Writer on Cold Case
  • 26. Mary Kay Place
    b.1947, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    Mary Kay Place is an American actress, singer, director and screen writer. She was born on 23 September 1947 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. After graduating from the University of Tulsa where she studied speech, Place moved to Hollywood with the goal of becoming an actress. Her
    Recent Role: Director on The Minor Accomplishments of Jackie Woodman
  • 27. Lara Spencer
    b.1969, Garden City, Hempstead, Long Island, New York, U.S.

    Lara Spencer is known for her hosting talents and rare interviews with Hollywood's elite. Working for celebrity media shows such as Entertainment Weekly and, as of 2004, co-host of The Insider, alongside with Pat O'Brien. Lara also hosted Antiques Roadshow for two years.

    Recent Role: Executive Producer on It's Worth What?
  • 28. John Francis Daley
    b.1985, Wheeling, Illinois, USA
    John Francis Daley was born on July 20, 1985 in Wheeling, Illinois to parents, R.F. Daley (actor), and Nancy (singer). John has appeared in projects like "Tommy" (stage, 1995), "Allerd Fishbein's In Love" (1997), "Freaks and Geeks" as Sam Weir, "The Geena Davis Show" as
    Recent Role: Writer on Bones
  • 29. Donnie Wahlberg
    b.1969, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Donnie Wahlberg was the 8th child (out of 9) born to Alma and Donald. Donnie's childhood was a rough one. He grew up in a working class neighborhood near Boston (Dorchester). There were little extras to be found in such a large family. Some of Donnie's siblings turned
    Recent Role: Director on Blue Bloods
  • 30. Joe Mantegna
    b.1947, Chicago, Illinois
    Joe Mantegna, born Joseph Anthony Mantegna on November 13, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois, is an American actor, writer, director and producer. Mantegna attended and graduated from DePaul University in 1970 with a degree in acting. It would take nearly a decade for Mantegna
    Recent Role: Director on Criminal Minds
  • 31. Holly Marie Combs
    b.1973, San Diego, CA, USA
    Lauralei Combs was only 15 years old when she gave birth to Holly. Holly's parents' marriage only lasted two years. Holly's mother, has worked as an actress and a singer. Her stepfather is a musician. Mother and daughter lived near the beach in San Diego until Holly was
    Recent Role: Producer on Charmed
  • 32. Dominic West
    b.1969, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, UK
    Won a Screen Actor Guild for Best Cast in a Motion Picture for Chicago on the 9th March 2003. Has brown hair and brown eyes Was one of seven children - five girls, two boys - born to George & Moya West - his parents divorced in 1996 His father owned a
    Recent Role: Director on The Wire
  • 33. David Schwimmer
    b.1966, Astoria, New York, USA
    If one were to base one's judgment of David Schwimmer's talent on his low-key performance as the anxious, awkward but lovable paleontologist Ross on NBC's smash hit comedy Friends, one might never suspect that beneath the affable exterior lies a versatile, multi-talented
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on Growing Up Fisher
  • 34. Corbin Bernsen
    b.1954, North Hollywood, California, USA
    Corbin was born September 7th, 1954 to Harry Bernsen and actress, Jeanne Copper. He attended and graduated from UCLA with a BA degree in theatre arts and an MFA in playwrighting. His big break came when he landed the part of Kenny Graham in the ABC daytime drama Ryan's
    Recent Role: Producer on How Much Is Enough?
  • 35. Chris O'Donnell
    b.1970, Winnetka, Illinois, USA
    Hollywood's resident Golden Boy in the '90s, Chris O'Donnell has portrayed everything from a blind man's sitter to the sword-bearing ally of the Three Musketeers to the Dark Knight's sidekick and even to Ernest Hemingway himself. Although his celebrity status took quite a
    Recent Role: Director on NCIS: Los Angeles
  • 36. Chad Michael Murray
    b.1981, Buffalo, New York
    Born in Buffalo, New York, Chad found a ready audience for his talents early on. When he was just four or five years old, the young ham performed skits and sang made-up songs for his large family which includes three brothers, Rex, Brandon and Nicholas, a half-brother,
    Recent Role: Director on One Tree Hill
  • 37. Sofia Vergara
    b.1972, Barranquilla, Colombia

    Sofía Margarita Vergara, born on July 10, 1972 in Barranquilla, Colombia, is a Colombian model and actress who has made her way into American television and film. La Toti, as she is fondly called by her five brothers and sisters, grew up in her father's farm in Colombia.

    Recent Role: Executive Producer on Killer Women
  • 38. Dennis Haysbert
    b.1954, San Mateo, California
    Dennis' career started out with guest stints in episodic television. His imposing 6' 4" frame has helped him to land roles as military officers and sports figures. He gained national recognition as the voodoo chanting baseball player in Major League. His television success
    Recent Role: Director on The Unit
  • 39. Sara Gilbert
    b.1975, Santa Monica, California, USA

    Sister of Melissa and Jonathan, Sara Gilbert has been acting since early childhood, when she starred in a Kool-aid commercial. She has starred in many films, and was in the comedy series; Welcome to New York. She became famous for her role as 'Darlene' in the

    Recent Role: Executive Producer on The Talk
  • 40. John Oliver (II)
    b.1977, Birmingham, England, UK

    UK actor, writer and producer.

    Recent Role: Writer on Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
  • 41. Christine Baranski
    b.1952, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Known for her work on the stage, silver and small screen, Christine Baranski has secured her fame in the spotlight. An alumni of Juilliard, Christine made her mark on Broadway by starring in such plays as The Real Thing, Hurlyburly, The House of Blue
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on Welcome to New York
  • 42. Téa Leoni
    b.1966, New York, New York, USA
    Téa Leoni is an American actress, born February 25, 1966 in New York. She is married to a TV-star David Duchovny from 6h May 1997. They have two children. She graduated from the Putney School in Putney, VT in 1984. Auditioned for a "Charlie's Angels" (1976) remake role (as a dare)
    Recent Role: Producer on Madam Secretary
  • 43. Tom Skerritt
    b.1933, Detroit, Michigan
    Tom Skerritt was born on August 25, 1933, in Detroit, Michigan, as the son of Helen and Roy Skerritt. Skeritt attended high school at Mackenzie High School in Detroit, followed by his studies at Wayne State University and the University of California in Los Angeles. In
    Recent Role: Director on The ABC Afterschool Special
  • 44. Rainn Wilson
    b.1968, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Rainn Wilson is an American character actor who appears as mildly sociopathic Dwight Schrute on The Office (US). He also appeared as the mildly sociopathic Arthur Martin on HBO's Six Feet Under. He made his feature film debut in the 1999 sci-fi comedy Galaxy Quest. Rainn
    Recent Role: Director on The Office
  • 45. Stefanie Powers
    b.1942, Hollywood, California
    Stefanie Powers was born Stefania Zofia Federkiewicz on November 2nd in southern California. Her birth name derives from her Polish ancestry. Her parents separated when she was young, and she grew up with her mother Julie, her stepfather and her brother. By the age of 15,
    Recent Role: Producer on Hart to Hart
  • 46. Miguel Ferrer
    b.1955, Santa Monica, California, USA
    Miguel Ferrer was born in Santa Monica, California, one of five children of Puerto Rican Academy Award-winner José Ferrer (1909-1992) and American singer Rosemary Clooney (1928-2002). His siblings are Maria, Gabriel, Monsita, and Rafael (also an actor) and his cousin is actor
    Recent Role: Director on Crossing Jordan
  • 47. Betty White
    b.1922, Oak Park, Illinois, United States
    Before "The Golden Girls" She spent two years on Mama's Family playing Ellen Harper. On it, she worked with Vicki Lawrence and Rue McClanahan, until it was cancelled by NBC in 1984. Betty White is a Television Hall Of Famer, and has acted in successful television shows,
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on Betty White's Off Their Rockers
  • 48. Sharon Bloom
    b.0000
    Recent Role: Producer on Silent Witness
  • 49. Craig T. Nelson
    b.1944, Spokane, Washington, U.S.A.
    The son of Bing Crosby's drummer, tall, low-key and expressively deadpan actor Craig T. Nelson began his career in radio as a writer-performer on the L.A. area "Lohman and Barkley Show". Together with his writing partner Barry Levinson, he formed a stand-up comedy act and
    Recent Role: Director on The District
  • 50. John Schneider
    b.1960, Mount Kisco, New York, USA
    John Schneider has starred in six television series, including the latest sensation Smallville; five mini-series; four feature films; one soap opera; 14 movies; and two of his own television specials, not to mention the many guest starring roles and appearances which he
    Recent Role: Director on Smallville
  • 51. Jason Bateman
    b.1969, Rye, New York
    Jason Bateman was born on January 14, 1969. His father-in-law is Paul Anka. He began acting at age 10 when a casting director asked him to read for the lead of an educational film. Soon, he landed spots on Little House On The Prairie and Silver Spoons. In
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on Growing Up Fisher
  • 52. Michael Strahan
    b.1971, Houston, Texas, USA
    Michael Strahan was born on November 21, 1971 in Houston Texas. He played his college football at Texas Southern university where he set many school records. He was drafted in the 2nd round (40th pick overall) of the NFL draft by the New York Giants.
    Recent Role: Producer on Brothers
  • 53. Michael Landon
    b.1936, Forest Hills, New York, USA
    Michael was a well-rounded actor. He starred in three extremely successful series during his career. As 'Joe Cartwright' in Bonanza, Michael made many friends that went on to co-star with him when he portrayed 'Charles Ingalls' in Little House on the Prairie.
    Recent Role: Director on Little House on the Prairie
  • 54. Daryl "Chill" Mitchell
    b.0000, Bronx, NY
    Daryl Mitchell was born in the Bronx, but he was raised on Long Island. He has 3 brothers and 1 sister. His father was a Queens bus driver. He first gained celebrity as part of the rap group, Groove B. Chill. The group made a video to accompany one of their songs.
    Recent Role: Producer on Brothers
  • 55. Debra Messing
    b.1968, Brooklyn, New York, USA

    Debra Messing was born in Brooklyn in the United States. She attended Brandeis University where she majored in theater arts. Messing spent half of her junior year studying in a London program which featured dramatic arts teachers recruited from various distinguished

    Recent Role: Executive Producer on The Starter Wife
  • 56. Thomas Cavanagh
    b.1968, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Best known for his portrayal of bowling alley lawyer Ed Stevens in NBC's early 2000 dramedy Ed, Tom Cavanagh is a Canadian movie and television actor. Prior to his work on
    Recent Role: Director on Ed
  • 57. William Devane
    b.1940, Albany, New York, USA
    Devane has played tough-guy roles in such notable films as Family Plot, Hollow Man, and Testament. He has also appeared in countless television productions, most memorably as the corporate cad in Knots Landing and as the Secretary of Defense
    Recent Role: Writer on Knots Landing
  • 58. Courteney Cox
    b.1964, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    The youngest of four children raised in Birmingham, Ala., Courteney (note the spelling) is a former model who signed with the Ford Modeling Agency shortly after finishing high school. Soon, the stunning brunette was appearing on magazine covers and in television
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on Cougar Town
  • 59. Ron Perlman
    b.1950, New York City, New York, USA
    Ron grew up in Washington Heights, New York City, and attended George Washington High School, where he got his first taste of acting in school productions. After graduating from Lehman College in New York City in 1971 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Theatre, Ron went on
    Recent Role: Director on Beauty and the Beast
  • 60. Noah Wyle
    b.1971, Hollywood, California, USA
    Noah Wyle was born Noah Strausser Speer Wyle on June 4, 1971, in Hollywood, California. He was the middle child of three raised by parents Stephen Wyle, an electrical engineer, and Marjorie Speer, an orthopedic nurse. His parents divorced when Wyle was six. His mother, with whom
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on The Librarians
  • 61. Katherine Heigl
    b.1978, Washigton D. C. ,USA
    Katherine got her start modeling for Sears catalogs. She then did commercials, moving onto That Night and King of the Hill. In 1994, Katherine had a main role in My Father, the Hero playing Gerald Depardieu's daughter, she followed that with a role in Under Seige 2: Dark
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on State of Affairs
  • 62. Aaron Paul
    b.1979, Emmett, Idaho, USA
    Aaron Paul, more popularly known as Jesse Pinkman from AMC's drug-driven dark-humored drama, Breaking Bad, has gotten the whole bad guy act down to a science. From perennial perp in the crime shows he
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on BoJack Horseman
  • 63. Matthew Perry
    b.1969, Williamstown, Massachusetts, USA
    Born in Williamstown, Mass., and raised in Ottawa, Ontario, Matthew Perry had his first taste of acting when he was in the seventh grade. At age 15 he moved to Los Angeles to live with his father, actor
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on Mr. Sunshine
  • 64. Gillian Anderson (I)
    b.1968, Chicago, Illinois, USA

    Gillian Leigh Anderson was born on August 9, 1968 in the city of Chicago, Illinois. Gillian starting appearing in commercials at a young age and before she knew it she was appearing in movies for the silver screen.

    Gillian Anderson is an actress primarily known

    Recent Role: Director on The X-Files
  • 65. Misha Collins
    b.1974, Massachusetts, USA
    Misha Collins is an American actor who is best known for playing the Angel Castiel on the television show Supernatural. Misha was born Misha Dmitri Tippen Krusnic on August 20, 1974 in Massachusetts, USA. His mother named him after a former boyfriend she had when
    Recent Role: Director on Supernatural
  • 66. Josh Charles
    b.1971, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Josh Charles was born Joshua Aaron Charles in Baltimore, Maryland on the 15th of September 1971. The son of Allan, an advertising executive, and Laura, a gossip columnist, Josh and his brother Jeff were raised in the bustling city of Baltimore. Josh's career in the entertainment
    Recent Role: Director on The Good Wife
  • 67. Ralph Waite
    b.0000, White Plains, New York, USA

    Ralph Waite is an American actor whose most famous for his role as the father on the hit show, The Waltons. He began his acting career late in life, around the time he was 44 years old, but he has stated that he considers acting his calling. Since his debut, he has

    Recent Role: Director on The Mississippi
  • 68. Joshua Jackson
    b.1978, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Joshua's mother is Fiona Jackson, a casting director. She took him to his first casting call hoping to discourage him from wanting to become an actor. He has a younger sister named Aisleagh. He also has
    Recent Role: Director on Dawson's Creek
  • 69. John Larroquette
    b.1947, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Best known for his multiple Emmy award winning role (1985-88 inclusive)of Reinhold 'Dan' Fielding, Assistant D.A. on Night Court. He most recently won another Emmy in 1997 for his portrayal of Joey Heric in 4 episodes of The Practice. He has worked beside Rutger Hauer,
    Recent Role: Director on McBride
  • 70. Leah Remini
    b.1970, Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, New York
    Leah was born on June 15,1970 in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, New York to George Remini and Vicki Marshall. Leah has one full sister and four half sisters. Her full sister is Nicole Remini and her half sisters are Christine, Elizabeth, Stephanie, and Shannon. Leah has been married
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on (Inside) Out
  • 71. Bryan Cranston
    b.1956, San Fernando Valley, California, USA
    Bryan Cranston has had a very interesting career. He has worked from popular sitcoms and movies to Japanese animé series like Armitage III. He made his debut on television when he was just 8 years old, appearing in a commercial. However, he didn't want to be an actor
    Recent Role: Producer on Breaking Bad
  • 72. Steve Harvey (I)
    b.1957, Welch, West Virginia, USA

    Steve is a triple-threat: an actor, entertainer, and comedian. He began doing stand-up comedy in the early 1990s, eventually leading to a long stint as host of It's Showtime at the Apollo, picking up where his friend

    Recent Role: Writer on Me and the Boys
  • 73. Kerr Smith
    b.1972, Exton, Pennsylvania
    Kerr grew up in the Philadelphia suburb of Exton, Pennsylvania. During his senior year of high school, he made his first dramatic performance playing Sir Edward Ramsey in his school's production of The King and I. He then attended the University of Vermont, where he
    Recent Role: Director on Dawson's Creek
  • 74. Alan Cumming
    b.1965, Perthshire, Scotland, UK
    On the 27th of January 1965, Alan was born in Perthshire in Scotland. His father, Alex, was a forester at Atholl Estate. When Alan was one, the family (mother Mary, dad Alex, and older brother Tom) moved from Dunkeld to Fassfern on the West Coast of Scotland. When he was
    Recent Role: Writer on The High Life
  • 75. Richard Thomas
    b.1951, New York City, New York, USA
    He is an American actor, best known as budding author "John-Boy" on the CBS television series The Waltons. He's the son of Richard Thomas (born circa 1925) and the former Barbara Fallis. His parents were each dancers with the New York City Ballet and owned the New York School of Ballet.
    Recent Role: Director on The Waltons
  • 76. David Tennant
    b.1971, Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland, UK

    David was born in 1971, in Scotland, to the Rev. Alexander and Helen McDonald. The youngest of three, he has a brother, Blair (managing director of Sony Music Publishing for Great Britain) and a sister, Karen and has admitted to being a committed Christian. In July 2007,

    Recent Role: Director on Doctor Who Confidential
  • 77. Melissa McCarthy
    b.1970, Plainfield, Illinois, USA
    Melissa McCarthy, an American actress, is known for her portrayal of Sookie St. James on the critically acclaimed series, Gilmore Girls.

    Melissa started her career by doing stand up comedy in

    Recent Role: Director on Mike & Molly
  • 78. Chris Colfer
    b.0000, Fresno, California, United States

    Chris Colfer is an up and coming young actor born in Fresno and raised in Clovis, California. He has had an interest in acting since high school where he preformed in community as well as regional based theater. At the tender age of 14, he was the assistant director for a

    Recent Role: Writer on Glee
  • 79. John Wesley Shipp
    b.1956, Norfolk, Virginia, USA
    Sexy actor John Wesley Shipp began his rise to stardom on the CBS soap opera Guiding Light where he played "Kelly Nelson" from 1980 to 1984.

    After leaving GL John took on a series of soap roles until 1990 when he was cast as the lead in the CBS
    Recent Role: Director on Palmetto Pointe
  • 80. Megyn Price
    b.1971, Seattle, Washington
    Megyn started off as an investment banker. But, she soon realized her true passion was acting. She grew up in Oklahoma and wrote, acted, and produced plays in high school. Price studied communications and economics at Stanford University, while pursuing her passion for theater
    Recent Role: Director on Rules of Engagement
  • 81. Clarence Gilyard Jr.
    b.1955, Moses Lake, Washington, USA
    Clarence Gilyard Jr., who played 'Conrad McMasters' in the series Matlock for five seasons, has also appeared in the series Diff'rent Strokes and CHiPs. Among the feature films in which he has co-starred are Top Gun and Die Hard. He was
    Recent Role: Director on Walker, Texas Ranger
  • 82. Hugh Laurie
    b.1959, Oxford, England

    James Hugh Calum Laurie was born on June 11, 1959, and was the youngest of four children of Dr. William George Ranald "Ran" Mundell and Patricia Laurie. He attended the Dragon School, a well-known prep school in Oxford, before going on to Eton and Selwyn College.

    Recent Role: Executive Producer on House
  • 83. Amanda Tapping
    b.1965, Rochford, Essex, England, UK
    Amanda Tapping was born in August 28, 1965, in Essex, England. She lived with her family in South Essex for a short while, and then they moved to Ontario, Canada, when she was 3. Amanda has blonde hair, blue eyes, and her height is 5' 9'' (175 cm). She has a twin brother and
    Recent Role: Director on Continuum
  • 84. Lisa Kudrow
    b.0000, Encino, California

    Lisa Kudrow is a Jewish American Emmy Award-winning actress who was born in Encino, California.

    Her father is Lee Kudrow and her mother is Nedra Kudrow. She has one sister and two brothers. Older sister, Helene (1960), older brother David (1957), and older brother

    Recent Role: Executive Producer on Who Do You Think You Are?
  • 85. Tony Shalhoub
    b.1953, Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA
    Fleeing religious persecution in Lebanon, Tony's parents settled in Green Bay, Wisconsin, where Tony was born. Tony attended Yale University, and graduated from the University of Southern Maine in 1977. He began acting in small roles in films such as Longtime
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on Monk
  • 86. Shannen Doherty
    b.1971, Memphis, Tennessee, United States
    Shannen Doherty was born on April 12, 1971 in Memphis, Tennessee to Tom, a bank worker, and Rosa, a beautician. In 1978, when Shannen was only 7, the Doherty family moved to Los Angeles and Shannen immediately announced her dreams to become an actress. Success began early,
    Recent Role: Director on Charmed
  • 87. Brad Johnson
    b.1959, Tucson, Arizona
    Brad Johnson is an American actor best known for portraying the legendary Malboro man in television commercials and promotions over the years. Born in 1959, the Tucson, Arizona native got his start in acting as a biker in the low-budget film The Nam Angels in 1989.
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on Krod Mandoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire
  • 88. Richard Dean Anderson
    b.1950, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Well known as the talented everyday-hero MacGyver, Richard Dean Anderson is a very gifted, remarkable actor by himself. Born in Minnesota to a teacher father and Drawing artist mother, he wished to be a Hockey player while he was teenager. However, several accidents
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on Stargate SG-1
  • 89. Phillippa Giles
    b.0000
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on Silent Witness
  • 90. Tom Welling
    b.1977, Putnam Valley, West Point, New York, USA
    Thomas John Patrick Welling was born in upstate New York on April 26, 1977. Tom started out as a construction worker and a Calvin Klein model before becoming an actor. He is best known for his role as Clark Kent on
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on Hellcats
  • 91. Marianne Jean-Baptiste
    b.1967, London, England, UK
    Marianne Jean-Baptiste is a British actress who first became known to an international audience through her breakthrough performance in Mike Leigh’s Secrets and Lies -1996. Marianne has received Best Supporting Actress Oscar, BAFTA, and Golden Globe nominations for
    Recent Role: Director on Without a Trace
  • 92. Lucy Liu
    b.0000, Queens, New York City, New York, USA

    Lucy Liu was born to Chinese immigrants in Queens in 1968. She graduated from College with a degree in Asian Studies and a big interest in Acting.

    She auditioned for every part she found, but found it difficult not to be typecast as the Oriental Girl. By 1998, Liu

    Recent Role: Director on Elementary
  • 93. George Clooney
    b.1961, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    As the nephew of the late singer Rosemary Clooney, and the son of a TV newscaster, you might think George Clooney had a leg up in showbiz. However, it's George's powers of suave dapperness that have
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on Memphis Beat
  • 94. Erica Durance
    b.1978, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Erica was born in Calgary to a truck driver, Joel, and librarian, Gail. She grew up with an older brother and sister on a turkey farm in Three Hills, Alberta. After school, she moved to Vancouver to start her acting career, which has primarily included low-budget horror films
    Recent Role: Producer on Saving Hope
  • 95. Brad Garrett (I)
    b.1960, Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA

    Bradley H. Gerstenfeld was born on April 14, 1960 in Woodland Hills, California, USA. Brad attended Hale Jr. High School in Woodland Hills, California and graduated from El Camino Real High School in Woodland Hills, California in 1978. He attended UCLA for about 6 weeks,

    Recent Role: Executive Producer on Til Death
  • 96. Melissa Peterman
    b.1970, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Melissa hails from Minneapolis, Minnesota. After graduating from Minnesota State University with theater as one of her majors, she was cast as Madeline Monroe in Hey City Theater's production of Tony & Tina's Wedding. Melissa had more than 600 performances before she
    Recent Role: Producer on Working Class
  • 97. Carson Daly
    b.1973, Santa Monica, California, USA
    In 1991 Carson dropped out of Loyola University to pursue a golf career. Instead, he began interning at a radio station, eventually DJ-ing at a San Francisco modern rock station.

    After this, Daly shot to prominence as host of MTV's Total Request Live, or

    Recent Role: Producer on The Voice
  • 98. Ellen DeGeneres
    b.1958, Metairie, Louisiana
    Ellen DeGeneres attracted massive media attention when she came out as a lesbian on her television show in 1997. Known as "the puppy episode," the program stirred controversy and drew criticism from conservative sectors. DeGeneres and her partner, actress Anne Heche, came out
    Recent Role: Writer on The Academy Awards
  • 99. Sally Field
    b.1946, Pasadena, California, USA
    This girlishly attractive actress-the daughter of actress Margaret Field-began her career as the impossibly perky TV "Gidget" in 1965, then went on to play the impossibly perky "The Flying Nun" from 1967 to 1970. Some limited fame and financial rewards accrued, but both roles
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on Brothers & Sisters
  • 100. Robson Green
    b.1964, Hexham, Northumberland, UK
    Robson was born at Dilston Hospital in Hexham, Northumberland at approx. 10pm, and grew up in Dudley - a small mining village in North Tyneside, just outside of Newcastle upon Tyne. His first school was Dudley Primary when he was 5, laying down his early acting career even at
    Recent Role: Executive Producer on Place of Execution