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#617 Angela Bowie / Pedro Almodóvar / Anson Williams – 25 September 1949

Angela Bowie Angela Bowie (born Mary Angela Barnett, September 25, 1949) (@AngelaBowie) is an American cover girl, model, actress and musician. She was the wife of English musician David Bowie. He wrote the songs “The Prettiest Star” and “Golden Years” about her. Pedro Almodóvar Pedro Almodóvar Caballero (born 25 September 1949) is a Spanish film director, screenwriter and producer. Almodóvar … Continue reading

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#616 Linda Gray / Patrick Mower – 12 September 1940

Linda Gray Linda Ann Gray (born September 12, 1940) is an American film, stage and television actress, director, producer and former model. Gray is best known for her role as Sue Ellen Ewing on the long-running drama series Dallas, for which she was nominated for two Golden … Continue reading

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#587 Michael Crichton / Anita Roddick – 23 October 1942

Michael Crichton John Michael Crichton (October 23, 1942 – November 4, 2008) was an American best-selling author, producer, director, and screenwriter, best known for his work in the science fiction, medical fiction, and thriller genres. His books have sold over 200 million copies worldwide, … Continue reading

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#538 Edward Norton / Christian Slater – 18 August 1969

Edward Norton Edward Harrison Norton (born August 18, 1969) is an American actor, screenwriter, film director and producer. In 1996 he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. Two years later, his lead role in American History X earned a nomination for Academy … Continue reading

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#536 Quentin Tarantino / Xuxa – 27 March 1963

Quentin Tarantino Quentin Jerome Tarantino (born March 27, 1963) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer, cinematographer and actor. In the early 1990s, he began his career as an independent filmmaker with films employing non linear storylines and the aestheticization of violence. His films include Reservoir Dogs (1992), Pulp … Continue reading

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#534 will.i.am / Eva Longoria – 15 March 1975

will.i.am William James Adams, Jr. (born March 15, 1975), better known by his stage name will.i.am (“will I am”) is an American rapper, musician, songwriter, singer, entrepreneur, actor and producer. William came to prominence in the late 1990s as a member of the … Continue reading

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#519 Katarina Witt / Andrew Stanton – 03 December 1965

Katarina Witt Katarina Witt (born 3 December 1965) is a German figure skater and model. She won two Olympic gold medals for East Germany, first in the 1984 Sarajevo Olympics and the second in 1988 at the Calgary Olympics. She won the World Championships four times (in 1984, 1985, 1987, and 1988), and … Continue reading

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#494 Lance Armstrong / Jada Pinkett Smith – 18 September 1971

Lance Armstrong Lance Edward Armstrong (born Lance Edward Gunderson on September 18, 1971) is an American former professional road racing cyclist who won the Tour de France a record seven consecutive times, after having survived testicular cancer. He is also the founder and chairman of the Lance Armstrong Foundation for … Continue reading

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#480 John Sentamu / Phil Redmond – 10 June 1949

John Sentamu John Tucker Mugabi Sentamu (born 10 June 1949) is the 97th Archbishop of York, Metropolitan of the province of York, and Primate of England. He is the second most senior cleric in the Church of England. In October 2007 Sentamu was awarded the Yorkshireman of the … Continue reading

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#444 Dick Wolf / Lesley Judd / Uri Geller / John Spencer – 20 December 1946

Dick Wolf Richard Anthony “Dick” Wolf (born December 20, 1946) is an American producer, specializing in crime dramas such as Miami Vice and the Law & Order franchise. Throughout his career he has won several awards including an Emmy Award and a star on the Hollywood … Continue reading

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#440 Peter Farrelly / Dominic Lawson – 17 December 1956

Peter Farrelly Peter John Farrelly (born December 17, 1956) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer and novelist. The Farrelly Brothers are mostly famous for directing and producing gross-out humor romantic comedy films such as, Dumb and Dumber, Me, Myself and Irene, There’s Something About … Continue reading

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#428 Kirk Douglas / Curtis Pitts – 09 December 1916

Kirk Douglas Kirk Douglas (born Issur Danielovitch (born December 9, 1916) is an American stage and film actor, film producer and author. His popular films include Champion (1949), Ace in the Hole (1951), The Bad and the Beautiful (1952), Lust for Life (1956), Paths of Glory (1957), Gunfight at the … Continue reading

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#376 Sam Raimi / “Weird Al” Yankovic – 23 October 1959

Sam Raimi Samuel Marshall “Sam” Raimi (October 23, 1959) is an American film director, producer, actor and writer. He is best known for directing cult horror films like the Evil Dead series, Darkman and Drag Me to Hell. as well as the blockbuster Spider-Man films and the producer … Continue reading

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#327 Chris Columbus / Siobhan Fahey – 10 September 1958

Chris Columbus Christopher Joseph Columbus (born September 10, 1958) is a film director, producer and screenwriter. Columbus had most success with the first film in the Harry Potter series, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, along with Home Alone, winning a British Comedy Award … Continue reading

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#325 Martin Freeman / David Arquette – 08 September 1971

Martin Freeman Martin John C. Freeman (born 8 September 1971) is an English actor. He is known for his roles as John in Love Actually, Tim Canterbury in the BBC’s Golden Globe-winning comedy The Office, Arthur Dent in the film adaptation of Douglas Adams’ The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Dr. … Continue reading

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#319 Salma Hayek / Olivier Panis – 02 September 1966

Salma Hayek Salma Valgarma Hayek Jiménez-Pinault (born September 2, 1966 in Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz) is a Mexican actress, director and producer. Hayek is the first Mexican national to be nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress. She is one of the most prominent … Continue reading

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#312 Richard Attenborough / Marmaduke Hussey – 29 August 1923

Richard Attenborough Richard Samuel Attenborough, Baron Attenborough, CBE (born 29 August 1923) is an English actor, director, producer and entrepreneur. Attenborough has won two Academy Awards, four BAFTA Awards and three Golden Globes. He is the older brother of naturalist and wildlife filmmaker Sir David Attenborough. His breakthrough role … Continue reading

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#291 Steve Martin / Wim Wenders – 14 August 1945

Steve Martin Stephen Glenn “Steve” Martin (born August 14, 1945) is an American actor, comedian, writer, playwright, producer, musician and composer. In 1979, Martin co-wrote and starred in his first full-length movie, The Jerk, directed by Carl Reiner. Martin was in three more Reiner-directed comedies … Continue reading

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#266 Blake Edwards / Jason Robards – 26 July 1922

Blake Edwards Blake Edwards (July 26, 1922 – December 15, 2010) was an American film director, screenwriter and producer. Some of his best films include Experiment in Terror, The Great Race, and the hugely successful Pink Panther film series with the British comedian Peter Sellers. Often … Continue reading

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#250 Ingmar Bergman / Arthur Laurents – 14 July 1918

Ingmar Bergman Ernst Ingmar Bergman (14 July 1918 – 30 July 2007) was a Swedish director, writer and producer for film, stage and television. His influential body of work dealt with bleakness and despair as well as comedy and hope. In 1971, Bergman received the Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award … Continue reading

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