Birthdays: April 27by bcampos862 | created - 28 Apr 2015 | updated - 7 months ago | Public
2. Ace Frehley
Actor | Detroit Rock City
Former lead guitarist for hard rock super group KISS, best known for his "space ace" character, on stage stagger, cackling laugh and smoking guitar effects. Frehley was born Paul Daniel Frehley on April 27th, 1951 in The Bronx, New York City and received his first electric guitar at age 14. A ...
Actress | The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
A familiar face on television and film, Anna Chancellor is perhaps best known for her unforgettable role as Henrietta (Duckface) in the hit British film "Four Weddings and a Funeral." Her TV credits include Lix Storm in the Emmy award-winning miniseries "The Hour;" "Fleming: The Man Who Would Be ...
10. Anouk Aimée
Actress | 8½
The daughter of actress Geneviève Sorya, in 1948 she played the part of Juliette in The Lovers of Verona (1949). During the 1950s and 1960s she made various films, including Montparnasse 19 (1958) and The Sweet Life (1960), but only Lola (1961) , Jacques Demy, and A Man and a Woman (1966) Claude ...
12. Arielle Dombasle
Actress | X Femmes
Arielle Laure Maxime Sonnery, later known as Arielle Dombasle, was born to French parents in Hartford, Connecticut. After their mother's death in 1964, Dombasle and her brother were raised in Mexico by their maternal grandparents; she attended Lycée Franco-Mexicain, a private school. She decided to...
13. August Wilson
Writer | Fences
August Wilson once dropped out of school, disillusioned after having been unjustly accused of plagiarism by a racist instructor who could not fathom the artistic and intellectual genius of a then young Black male writer. Wilson was not disillusioned forever. Having now completed a decade by decade ...
17. Cali Timmins
Actress | Ryan's Hope
Cali Timmins was born on April 27, 1963 in Montréal, Québec, Canada as Carolyn Timmins. She is an actress, known for Ryan's Hope (1975), The Hotel New Hampshire (1984) and Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden Zone (1983). She has been married to Geoff Pierson since 1997. They have two children.
20. Casey Kasem
Actor | Ghostbusters
Born an entertainer, Casey reigns from Michigan, the same birthplace for fellow Shaggy voice actor Matthew Lillard (whom both Casey and Matthew do a very fine, smashing job voicing the iconic character). Debuted as a radio operator and legendary disc jockey in his early days, he was the greatest ...
Actress | The End of the F***ing World
Christine Bottomley was born in Rochdale, Lancashire on April 27th 1979 and grew up in a flat over the family's chemist shop. Here she began people watching and impersonating the regular customers and realised that she wanted a life of 'professional pretending'. She went to several local youth ...
22. Colin Gordon
Actor | The Pink Panther
Ceylon-born Colin Gordon began acting on the West End stage as the hind legs of a horse in 'Toad of Toad Hall' in 1934. After wartime service, he returned to the stage, appearing in such plays as 'The White Carnation' and 'The Little Hut' (both 1953), 'Misery Me!' (1955) and 'The Touch of Fear' (...
Actress | The Toy Soldiers
Constance Brenneman began her acting career with one-woman shows portraying Mary Harris Jones "Mother Jones" and other prominent women in American History. After winning national performance competitions for these portrayals, Constance began doing more theater, film, voice over and television work,...
26. Cory Booker
Actor | Being Mary Jane
Cory Booker, elected mayor of Newark, New Jersey, in 2006, came by his civil-rights activism at an early age. His parents, Carolyn Rose (Jordan) and Cary Alfred Booker, were among the first black executives at IBM. Booker was born in Washington, D.C., but grew up in Harrington Park, a mostly white ...
29. Cuba Gooding
Soundtrack | Thank God It's Friday
Cuba Gooding was born on April 27, 1944 in New York City, New York, USA as Cuba M. Gooding. He was an actor, known for Thank God It's Friday (1978), Children of the Struggle (1999) and Gedo (2000). He was married to Shirley Sullivan and Gail Barbara Harris. He died on April 20, 2017 in Woodland ...
30. David Lascher
Producer | Sister
David Lascher was born on April 27, 1972 in Scarsdale, New York, USA as David Scott Lascher. He is an actor and producer, known for Sister (2014), Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990) and Cruisers & Shakers (2019). He has been married to Jill London since 1999. They have two children. He was previously ...
35. Elle Downs
Actress | The Best Man Holiday
Elle Downs is a sixth generation Canadian of African Canadian and Native American (Cherokee Indian) descent. Her father was born in Kingston, Jamaica. Born an only child in Toronto, she was raised by her great grandmother and great aunt, Louise and Clara Little (Bell).
Elle has been interested in ...
Actress | Strange Days at Blake Holsey High
Emma Taylor-Isherwood was born on April 27, 1987 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Emma-Rose Taylor-Isherwood. She is an actress, known for Strange Days at Blake Holsey High (2002), The Shipping News (2001) and Galidor: Defenders of the Outer Dimension (2002).
39. Erik Thomson
Actor | The Black Balloon
Born in Inverness, Scotland, Erik's family emigrated to New Zealand when he was seven. A love of theatre began at primary school and after completing a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature at Victoria University Wellington he was selected to attend the national drama school, Toi Whakaari/ New ...
Actress | The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2
Eugenie Bondurant's long and slightly eccentric career has taken her from the runways of New York and Paris to featured roles in film and television, including her breakout role as the feminine and feline cult icon "Tigris" in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2. It's a career that prompted her ...
Actress | The Million Dollar Mystery
Early information on Florence La Badie is sketchy. She is thought to have been born in New York City in 1888, and was either taken away from or given up for adoption by her birth mother. Florence was adopted by a married couple named LaBadie, who legally gave the child their last name. Her adoptive...
42. Francis Capra
Actor | A Bronx Tale
Francis Capra was born on April 27, 1983 in New York, and raised in the Bronx. Discovered by Robert De Niro and Chazz Palminteri when they were casting for the film A Bronx Tale (1993), he began to work as a child actor and moved to Los Angeles with his mother Ann Marie Capra and his siblings. His ...
Actor | Catch Me If You Can
Frank William Abagnale, Jr. is an American security consultant known for his history as a former confidence trickster, check forger, and impostor between the ages of 15 and 21. He became one of the most famous impostors ever, claiming to have assumed no fewer than eight identities, including an ...
44. Fred Weintraub
Producer | Enter the Dragon
Fred Weintraub was born on April 27, 1928 in Bronx, New York City, New York, USA as Fred Robert Weintraub. He was a producer and writer, known for Enter the Dragon (1973), A Dirty Knight's Work (1976) and The New Adventures of Robin Hood (1997). He was married to Jackie Weintraub. He died on March ...
46. Gordon Oliver
Actor | The Marines Are Here
Gordon Oliver was born on April 27, 1910 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Gordon McCord Oliver. He was a producer and actor, known for The Marines Are Here (1938), The Spiral Staircase (1946) and West of Shanghai (1937). He was married to Elsa E. Cover. He died on January 26, 1995 in Los Angeles.
47. Harry Stockwell
Actor | Here Comes the Band
Harry Stockwell was born on April 27, 1905 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA as Harry Baylies Stockwell. He was an actor, known for Here Comes the Band (1935), All Over Town (1937) and Broadway Melody of 1936 (1935). He was married to Nina Olivette, Dorothy Tucker and Elizabeth (Betty) Margaret ...
50. Ingrid Rogers
Actress | Bosch
Born in Toronto, Canada and raised in Jamaica, West Indies, Ingrid discovered acting in high school after she co-wrote and acted in a production about South African apartheid. Her desire to master the craft, took her to The American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City. Two months out of ...
51. Jack Klugman
Actor | The Odd Couple
As a film character actor, Klugman was the epitome of the everyman. He was one of the pioneers of television acting in the 1950s, and is best remembered for his 1970s TV work as Oscar Madison on The Odd Couple (1970) and as the medical examiner on Quincy M.E. (1976).
52. James Le Gros
Actor | Drugstore Cowboy
It isn't hard to make James LeGros bust-a-gut laughing. Just call him Brad Pitt. Okay, so he doesn't get $6 million a film or have his photo air-kissed by legions of swooning schoolgirls during recess. But if you've caught LeGros' quirky personality, you may wonder why he's still toiling away. But ...
53. Jane Hancock
Actress | Synchronicity in Retrograde
Jane began her love of performing very young; with dance, singing and acting. She grew up in Victoria, British Columbia and was an active participant in the local theatre scene. Upon graduating high school, she briefly studied Acting at York University, then took time off school to explore her ...
54. Janelle Marra
Actress | The Shield
Janelle Marra was born on April 27, 1979 in Kern County, California, USA as Janelle Marie Giumarra. She is an actress, known for The Shield (2002), Abelar: Tales of an Ancient Empire (2010) and The Big Bang Theory (2007). She has been married to Rob Lambert since September 7, 2013. They have one ...
55. Jenna Coleman
Actress | Victoria
Jenna-Louise Coleman (born 27 April 1986), professionally known as Jenna Coleman, is an English actress and model. Coleman was born in Blackpool, Lancashire, England, and began her acting career at an early age as a member of a theatre company called In Yer Space. She attended Arnold School, where ...
56. Jerry G. Angelo
Actor | Obscura
Actor and Filmmaker Jerry G. Angelo is one of entertainment business's prestigious young Hollywood talents. He is a visionary who creates original content and produces them. Jerry's respect for the past generations and all walks of life of Hollywood's prolific leading actors and actresses, ...
58. John Cygan
Actor | Toy Story 3
John Cygan was born on April 27, 1954 in New York City, New York, USA as John Frederic Cygan. He was an actor and director, known for Toy Story 3 (2010), Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty (2001) and Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic (2003). He was married to Cathy Merriman. He died on May 13...
59. John Fallon
Actor | The Shelter
John Fallon spent two years learning the technical aspects of filmmaking, and another three years perfecting his craft as an actor through a professional theater program (from which he graduated with honors). His feature length directorial debut "The Shelter" starring Michael Pare from his own ...
60. John Heyman
Producer | Black Gunn
John Heyman was born on April 27, 1933 in Leipzig, Germany as John Bertjoachim Heyman. He was a producer, known for Black Gunn (1972), Privilege (1967) and The Go-Between (1971). He was married to Nizza Heyman, Norma Farnes and Norma Heyman. He died on June 9, 2017 in New York City, New York, USA.
62. John Shrapnel
Actor | Notting Hill
John Shrapnel was born in Birmingham, the son of Norman and Myfanwy Shrapnel. He was brought up in Stockport and south London, attending City of London School and Cambridge University. He was an original member of the National Youth Theatre and has worked extensively in theatre, particularly the ...
64. Joyce Vanderveen
Actress | The Ten Commandments
Joyce Vanderveen was born on April 27, 1927 in Netherlands. She was an actress, known for The Ten Commandments (1956), Peter Gunn (1958) and My Living Doll (1964). She was married to Louis Blaine. She died on March 11, 2008 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
65. Judy Carne
Actress | Laugh-In
Trained in music and dance, tiny-framed, pixie-like Judy Carne was born Joyce Botterill in Northampton, England on April 27, 1939, the daughter of a grocer. Trained in dance, she appeared in music revues as a teenager and changed her name at the advice of a dance teacher.
Slowly building up a career...
67. Kate Pierson
Actress | The Flintstones
Kate Pierson is a founding member, vocalist and multi-instrumentalist for the Athens, Georgia dance-rock band, The B-52's. Outside of the B-52's, Kate has collaborated with several musical talents, including contemporaries Iggy Pop and Debbie Harry. Apart from music altogether, Kate and her partner...
68. Katrina Johnson
Actress | Shane on You
Katrina Johnson was born on April 27, 1982 in San Diego, California, USA as Katrina Anne Samson Johnson. She is an actress, known for Shane on You, She's a Fox (2009) and The Weinerville Election Special: From Washington B.C. (1996).
69. Kevin McNally
Kevin McNally was born on April 27, 1956, in Bristol, England. He grew up in Birmingham where he attended Redhill and Mapledene Junior schools and Central Grammar School for Boys. At the age of 16, he got his first job at Birmingham Repertory Theatre. A year later he received a scholarship to the ...
70. Kit Ying Lam
Actress | Sai yau gei: Yut gwong bou haap
Kit Ying Lam was born on April 27, 1963 in Hong Kong, British Crown Colony. She was an actress, known for A Chinese Odyssey: Part One - Pandora's Box (1995), A Chinese Odyssey: Part Two - Cinderella (1995) and The Bride with White Hair (1993). She died on November 3, 2018 in Hong Kong, China.
71. Kylie Travis
Actress | Sanctuary
Born in London, UK, but moved to Australia - the family's native country - only a few months later. Started her career as a model during high school. Later she got an international contract with the Ford Agency and lived in New York, London and Paris. After having taken some acting classes she ...
72. Laura Bro
Actress | En kongelig affære
Since graduating from the Danish National Theatre School in Copenhagen in 2002, Laura has achieved recognition for her work on both stage and screen. Recently she was co-recipient of the Natsværmer (Moth) Award at the Copenhagen Night Film Festival 2005 along with her brother, Nicolas. In 2004, ...
73. Laura Ortiz
Actress | Guardians of the Galaxy
Laura Catalina Ortiz was born in Bogota, Colombia. She finished high school early, took up acting and headed to Los Angeles where she now resides. In 2006, she booked a lead role off her very first movie audition for Wes Craven's The Hills Have Eyes (2006). Her performance was nominated for a ...
75. Lisa Wilcox
Lisa is BACK to acting full time after raising her boys and married to corporate world for a couple decades. She is excited about a slew of 2019-2020 projects. Check out the latest! Lisa has performed in over 100 film, television, commercial and theater productions, starting her career in Equity ...
76. Lumsden Hare
Actor | Rebecca
Distinguished Irish character actor of aristocratic or avuncular mien who appeared on stage from the age of 19. He had a penchant for appearing in plays by George Bernard Shaw (at first at London's Court Theatre and later on Broadway) and was was an early interpreter of Dr. John Watson during an ...
78. Mario Das Neves
Governor of Chubut Province on three terms (2003-2007) (2007-2011) (2015-2017).
79. Marius Biegai
Actor | Queen of the South
Marius Biegai was born on April 27, 1968 in Krakow, Poland. His family moved to Germany in the early seventies. He lived in Berlin for most of his childhood. His younger brother is famed composer Christian Biegai. Marius spent his college years in Ulm, where he obtained a major in Theatre from the ...
80. Martha Hunt
Actress | Glimpse
Martha Hunt is best known for her work as a Victoria's Secret lingerie model. She started modeling for Victoria's Secret in 2012, appearing in three Victoria's Secrets Fashion Shows from 2013 to 2015 and became a Victoria's Secret Angel in April 2015. Hunt has been the face and spokesmodel for the ...
81. Marujita Díaz
Actress | Pelusa
Marujita Díaz was born on April 27, 1932 in Seville, Seville, Andalucía, Spain as María del Dulce Nombre Díaz Ruiz. She was an actress, known for Pelusa (1960), La corista (1960) and El pescador de coplas (1954). She was married to Antonio Gades, Espartaco Santoni and Ricardo Ferrante. She died on ...
83. Matt Reeves
Writer | Let Me In
Matthew George "Matt" Reeves was born April 27, 1966 in Rockville Center, New York, USA and is a writer, director and producer. Reeves began making movies at age eight, directing friends and using a wind-up camera. He befriended filmmaker J.J. Abrams when both were 13 years old and a public-access ...
84. Maura West
Actress | As the World Turns
Maura West was born on April 27, 1972 in Springfield, Massachusetts, USA as Maura Jo Snyder. She is an actress, known for As the World Turns (1956), General Hospital (1963) and The Young and the Restless (1973). She has been married to Scott DeFreitas since January 22, 2000. They have four children...
87. Michael Mahonen
Director | Sandstorm
Michael Mahonen was born in Kirkland Lake, Ontario, Canada, gold mining town in Northern Ontario. He graduated from George Brown Theatre School in 1989. In 2004 he wrote, directed and co-produced "Sandstorm" a feature based on the persecution of Falun Gong practitioners in China. Sandstorm won 29 ...
88. Monica Ramon
Actress | James Dean: A Beautiful Soul
Monica Ramon is originally from Sabadell, Catalonia Spain, near the city of Barcelona. Monica comes from an artistic family, her Grandfather was a well known Catalan Spanish artist "Lluis Vila Plana". She is Known for Mexican Gangsters (2008) and Polanski Unauthorized (2009) by Damian Chapa Star of...
89. Morgan Berry
Actress | Pokémon: Twilight Wings
Morgan Berry was born on April 27 in Riverside, California. She is an actress, voice actor, and singer known for her work in various anime television series, movies, video games, and web series. Morgan's training as an actor began in 2004 with school theater, eventually joining a local performing ...
91. Neil Pearson
Actor | Bridget Jones's Diary
Neil was born in South London, the eldest of three. He was educated at Woolverstone Hall, a boarding school in Suffolk, where he gained his first acting experience. He trained at the Central School for Speech and Drama and spent the 1980s in constant work in the theatre and playing small TV parts, ...
92. Nestor Goncalves
Nestor Goncalves was born on April 27, 1936 in Baltasar Brum, Artigas, Uruguay as Néstor Gonçalves Martinicorena. He died on December 29, 2016 in Montevideo, Uruguay.
94. Patrick Stump
Soundtrack | Big Hero 6
Patrick Martin Stumph (born on April 27, 1984 in Glenview, Illinois) is a Chicago musician and producer. Most notably he is the lead singer and guitarist of the band Fall Out Boy.
He changed the spelling of his name to 'Stump' when he joined Fall Out Boy to avoid confusion over its pronunciation.
96. Paulino Nunes
Actor | Brooklyn
Paulino Nunes was born on April 27, 1968 in Faial, Açores, Portugal as Paulino Cabral Mendonça Nunes. He is known for his work on Brooklyn (2015), Designated Survivor (2016) and The Girlfriend Experience (2016). He has been married to Francesca since August 6, 2006. They have two children.
98. Rachel Morrison
Cinematographer | Black Panther
Rachel Morrison is an American cinematographer. She is best known for the films Fruitvale Station (2013), Cake (2014), Dope (2015), Mudbound (2017) and Black Panther (2018).
She began her career working on series and TV movies for a number of networks.
The independent film Palo Alto (2007) marked ...