Birth Month Day of 08-18 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Edward Norton

Actor | Motherless Brooklyn

American actor, filmmaker and activist Edward Harrison Norton was born on August 18, 1969, in Boston, Massachusetts, and was raised in Columbia, Maryland.

His mother, Lydia Robinson "Robin" (Rouse), was a foundation executive and teacher of English, and a daughter of famed real estate developer ...

2. Andy Samberg

Actor | Saturday Night Live

Andy Samberg was born in Berkeley, California, to Marjorie (Marrow), a teacher, and Joe Samberg, a photographer. With Jorma Taccone and Akiva Schaffer, Samberg is one of three Los Angeles, California-based writer-performer-filmmakers--all childhood friends--dubbed The Lonely Island, whose short ...

3. Patrick Swayze

Actor | Dirty Dancing

Patrick Wayne Swayze was born on August 18, 1952 in Houston, Texas, to Patsy Swayze (née Yvonne Helen Karnes), a choreographer, and Jesse Wayne Swayze, a chemical plant engineer draftsman. His mother owned a dance school in Houston, where Patrick was also a student. His father passed away in 1982. ...

4. Robert Redford

Actor | The Natural

Charles Robert Redford, Jr. was born on August 18, 1936, in Santa Monica, California, to Martha (Hart), from Texas, and Charles Robert Redford, an accountant for Standard Oil, who was originally from Connecticut. He is of English, Scottish, Cornish, and Irish ancestry. Robert's mother died in 1955,...

5. Christian Slater

Actor | True Romance

Christian Michael Leonard Slater was born on August 18, 1969 in New York City, to Michael Hawkins, a well-known soap actor, and Mary Jo Slater (née Lawton), a casting agent. Christian started in show business early, appearing on the soap opera The Edge of Night (1956) in 1976 at the age of 7. He ...

6. Mika Boorem

Actress | Hollywood.Con

Mika Boorem is an actress, director, writer and producer based in Los Angeles. Boorem is well- known for her acting career which includes over 40 major motion pictures and network television series roles. She has recently completed her first narrative feature length film, Hollywood.con, as a ...

7. Kaitlin Olson

Actress | Finding Dory

Born in Portland, Oregon, Kaitlin cultivated her passion for acting at the University of Oregon, where she got her Bachelor's degree in Theatre Arts. After her stint on stage, she moved to Los Angeles to pursue acting professionally. She began at The Groundlings Theatre in Hollywood, training ...

8. Madeleine Stowe

Actress | Twelve Monkeys

Madeleine Stowe was born in Los Angeles, California, to Mireya Maria (Mora Steinvorth) and Robert Alfred Stowe, a civil engineer. Her mother was a from a prominent political family in Costa Rica. Stowe grew up in Eagle Rock, a working-class neighborhood of Los Angeles. At age ten she started ...

9. Roman Polanski

Actor | Chinatown

Roman Polanski is a Polish film director, producer, writer and actor. Having made films in Poland, Britain, France and the USA, he is considered one of the few truly international filmmakers. Roman Polanski was born in Paris in 1933.

His parents returned to Poland from France in 1936, three years ...

10. Michaela Jill Murphy

Actress | Meet the Robinsons

Michaela Jill Murphy (also known as Jessie Flower) is an American voice, film, and stage actress. She is known as the voice of Toph Beifong in the animated Nickelodeon television series "Avatar: The Last Airbender". Michaela's voice has been featured in several animated movies, including Meet the ...

11. Carole Bouquet

Actress | For Your Eyes Only

Carole Bouquet is a French actress and fashion model. She is best known for played Bond girl Melina Havelock in the James Bond film For Your Eyes Only (1981).

She also starred in That Obscure Object of Desire (1977), Nemo (1984), The Bridge (1999) and Do Not Disturb (2014).

In 2017 she starred in the...

12. Joan Taylor

Actress | 20 Million Miles to Earth

Joan Taylor's mother, Amelia Berky, was a vaudeville singing-dancing star in the 1920s. Her father was a prop man in Hollywood during that same period, but, after Joan's birth, the family moved to Lake Forest, Illinois, where her father managed a movie theater. She developed a love of movies from ...

13. Maia Mitchell

Actress | Teen Beach 2

Maia Mitchell is an Australian singer/song writer and actress from Lismore, New South Wales. She learned to play the guitar at a very young age and her talent has been included on The Fosters (2013) - an ABC Family show that aired in June 2013, where Maia plays one of the main roles of "Callie ...

14. Richard Harmon

Actor | The 100

Richard Harmon was born on August 18, 1991 in Canada. He is an actor and producer, known for The 100 (2014), I Still See You (2018) and The Age of Adaline (2015).

15. Jacob Vargas

Actor | Luke Cage

Jacob Vargas began his acting career when he was discovered breakdancing in a schoolyard at age 12. His introduction to acting came with a bit part as a breakdancer on the hit TV show Diff'rent Strokes (1978). In 1995 he won the very first ALMA Award (for Emerging Artist of the Year) for his work ...

16. Shelley Winters

Actress | The Poseidon Adventure

Shelley Winters was born Shirley Schrift of very humble beginnings on August 18, 1920 (some sources list 1922) in East St. Louis, Illinois. Her mother, Rose Winter, was born in Missouri, to Austrian Jewish parents, and her father, Jonas Schrift, was an Austrian Jewish immigrant. She had one sibling...

17. Malcolm-Jamal Warner

Actor | The Cosby Show

Emmy-nominated actor and director Malcolm-Jamal Warner was born in Jersey City, New Jersey. He was named after Malcolm X and legendary jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal.

Warner first rose to national prominence by starring on the celebrated and long-running classic television series "The Cosby Show." His ...

18. Denis Leary

Writer | Rescue Me

Denis Leary was born and raised in Worcester, Massachusetts, the son of Nora (Sullivan) and John Leary, Irish immigrants who had grown up together. His mother was a maid and his father was an auto mechanic. After a childhood in the 1960s, Leary went to Emerson College in Boston, where he tried his ...

19. Sarita Choudhury

Actress | Lady in the Water

After her debut film Mississippi Masala (1991) became an art house hit, Sarita Choudhury was determined not to "go Hollywood," focusing her acting energies on independent film instead.

Raised in Jamaica, Mexico, and Italy, the half-Indian, half-English Choudhury studied economics at Queens ...

20. Martin Mull

Actor | Clue

Offbeat funnyman Martin Mull was born in Chicago, Illinois, the oldest of three children of Betty, an actress and director, and Harold Mull, a carpenter. He was raised in Ohio. The blond-maned, blue-eyed comedian with the sad, droopy mustache first came in contact with the arts by honing in on his ...

21. Reg E. Cathey

Actor | Fantastic Four

Born into a military family in Huntsville, Alabama -- his father was an army vet who had served in World War II, Korea and Vietnam, while his mother held a somewhat mysterious job in the Department of Defence -- Reg E. Cathey spent much of his early childhood living on a rural farmhouse in Germany....

22. Becca Brown

Actress | The School of Rock

Becca Brown is a Filipina-Jewish actor, musician, comedian, and writer. She has been performing guitar since the age of 4. In the 4th grade, Becca performed on the NPR show From the Top, which eventually led to her being discovered and cast in the 2003 film School of Rock. Since her brief stint of ...

23. Anna Akana

Actress | Miss 2059

Anna Akana was born on August 18, 1989 in the USA as Anna Kay Akana. She is an actress and producer, known for Miss 2059 (2016), Ant-Man (2015) and Youth & Consequences (2018).

24. Craig Bierko

Actor | The Thirteenth Floor

Craig Bierko was born on August 18, 1964 in Rye Brook, New York, USA as Craig Philip Bierko. He is an actor, known for The Thirteenth Floor (1999), The Long Kiss Goodnight (1996) and Scary Movie 4 (2006).

25. Mizuo Peck

Actress | Night at the Museum

Mizuo Peck was born on August 18, 1977 in New York City, New York, USA. She is known for her work on Night at the Museum (2006), Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009) and Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014).

26. Elizabeth Chambers

Actress | The Game Plan

Elizabeth Chambers was born on August 18, 1982 in San Antonio, Texas, USA. She is an actress, known for The Game Plan (2007), Criminal Minds (2005) and Shark (2006). She has been married to Armie Hammer since May 22, 2010. They have two children.

27. Glenn Plummer

Actor | Gifted

On a foundation of talent, unbridled dedication and a passionate mindset, Glenn Plummer has enjoyed a successful acting career that spans three decades. He has starred in such feature films as, Gifted, Saw II (2005), Dennis Hopper's Colors (1988), Menace II Society (1993), Showgirls (1995), The ...

28. Adam Storke

Actor | Mystic Pizza

Adam Storke was born on August 18, 1962 in New York City, New York, USA as Adam J. Storke. He is an actor, known for Mystic Pizza (1988), Death Becomes Her (1992) and The Phantom of the Opera (1990).

29. Carmen Serano

Actress | Deadly Impact

Carmen Serano was born on August 18, 1973 in Chula Vista, California, USA as Carmen Maria Robles. She is an actress and producer, known for Deadly Impact (2010), Next Friday (2000) and Breaking Bad (2008). She was previously married to Greg Serano.

30. Parker McKenna Posey

Actress | My Wife and Kids

Actress, designer, philanthropist, and curator. After 17 years in the entertainment industry, it is safe to say this young woman is more than what meets the eye. Parker originates from humble beginnings in Los Angeles, CA where she started developing her acting skills at the tender age of four. In ...

31. Max Charles

Actor | The Strain

At just 16 years of age, Max Charles is already an industry veteran, landing coveted roles on and off the big screen and working with some of Hollywood's most respected and acclaimed actors, writers and directors.

Most recently, this charismatic and endearing young talent was nominated as "Best ...

32. Jesse Pearson

Writer | The Legend of Lady Blue

Born as Bobby Wayne Pearson in Seminole, Oklahoma, on August 18, 1930, singer and comedian Jesse Pearson broke into films in 1963 with a hit, but his success was too ephemeral. After recording two singles on Decca Records that had little airplay, Pearson joined the national company of the stage ...

33. Dar Salim

Actor | Game of Thrones

Dar Salim was born on August 18, 1977 in Baghdad, Iraq. He is an actor, known for Game of Thrones (2011), The Devil's Double (2011) and Darkland (2017).

34. Gail Fisher

Actress | Mannix

A classy, smart-looking African-American actress who broke racial barriers in 1970s Hollywood but suffered greatly in her private life years after her TV glory days, award-winning actress Gail Fisher was born on August 18, 1935, in Orange, New Jersey, the youngest of five children. Her father, a ...

35. Rhonda Dent

Actress | Victoria Gotti: My Father's Daughter

Canadian actress Rhonda Dent (born in 1978 in Langley, British Columbia) finished her theatrical studies in 1998 before starting her professional acting career in 1999 at the age of 20. Rhonda is the daughter of Anne(nurse) & Ronald (Lawyer). Rhonda's father Ron, was a World War Two veteran, and ...

36. Eniko Parrish

Self | Entertainment Tonight

Born in Baltimore, Maryland, Eniko Parrish became engaged to Kevin Hart after a long-term romance and on her thirtieth birthday. Eniko Parrish is of mixed Afro-Carribean heritage. She is often seen on popular social media like Twitter, Instagram and Facebook along with her celebrity comedian actor ...

37. Don Keefer

Actor | Sleeper

Don Keefer was born on August 18, 1916 in Highspire, Pennsylvania, USA as Donald Hood Keefer. He was an actor, known for Sleeper (1973), Creepshow (1982) and Liar Liar (1997). He was married to Catherine McLeod. He died on September 7, 2014 in Sherman Oaks, California, USA.

38. Lorenzo Antonucci

Actor | Ballers

Lorenzo Antonucci was born in Brooklyn, New York and was raised on the streets of Queens. For over a decade, Antonucci toured internationally with well known band Sworn Enemy. Always one to be in the spotlight, Lorenzo moved to Los Angeles. He achieved skills as a professional wrestler but found ...

39. Brian Stack

Writer | Conan

Brian Stack was born on August 18, 1967 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is a writer and actor, known for Conan (2010), Hotel Transylvania (2012) and Baby Mama (2008). He has been married to Miriam Tolan since June 1, 1996. They have two children.

40. Emma Amos

Actress | Bridget Jones's Diary

Emma Amos was born on August 18, 1964 in Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, England. She is an actress, known for Bridget Jones's Diary (2001), Secrets & Lies (1996) and The Last Detective (2003). She has been married to Jonathan Coy since 1998. They have one child.

41. Kieran Bew

Actor | Warrior

Kieran Bew was born on August 18, 1980 in Hartlepool, England. He is an actor and producer, known for Warrior (2019), Liar (2017) and Beowulf: Return to the Shieldlands (2016).

42. Alan Mowbray

Actor | I Wake Up Screaming

Alan Mowbray, the American film actor who was one of the founding members of the Screen Actors Guild, was born Ernest Allen on August 18, 1896, in London, England, to a non-theatrical family. He served in the British army during World War I and received the Military Medal and the French Croix De ...

43. Katie Lyons

Actress | Boy A

Katie is an actor and writer, originally from Southampton. Whilst attending the Gantry Youth Theatre she was cast in two Peter Kosminsky films for ITV (No Child of Mine and Walking on The Moon). Katie studied Drama and Theatre Arts at Goldsmiths College, and became one third of comedy group ...

44. Emile Meyer

Actor | Shane

Emile Meyer was born on August 18, 1910 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. He was an actor, known for Shane (1953), Sweet Smell of Success (1957) and Paths of Glory (1957). He died on March 19, 1987 in Covington, Louisiana.

45. Max Winkler

Director | Flower

Max Winkler was born on August 18, 1983 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Max Daniel Winkler. He is a director and writer, known for Flower (2017), The King of Central Park (2006) and Ceremony (2010).

46. Grainger Hines

Actor | The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

A veteran actor with numerous credits, Grainger recently completed, "The Good Lord Bird," from James McBride's novel, directed by Albert Hughes; Hines also recently completed, Jack London's, "Martin Eden," directed by Jay Craven. Grainger also appears in Joel and Ethan Coen's, "The Ballad of Buster...

47. Anna Navarro

Actress | Last Action Hero

Anna Navarro was born on August 18, 1933 in Winter Park, Orange, Florida, USA. She was an actress, known for Last Action Hero (1993), Topaz (1969) and The First Deadly Sin (1980). She was married to George Pappas and Thomas F. Foley. She died on December 27, 2006 in Studio City, California, USA.

48. Karen Jensen

Actress | Emergency!

Karen Jensen was born on August 18, 1944 in San Francisco, California, USA as Karen Ann Jensen. She is an actress, known for Emergency! (1972), The Wild Wild West (1965) and Mannix (1967). She has been married to Brendon Boone since January 30, 1999. She was previously married to Michael Stroka and ...

49. Kirrilee Berger

Actress | One Dollar

Kirrilee Berger was born on August 18, 1999 in the USA. She is an actress, known for One Dollar (2018), K.C. Undercover (2015) and The Who Was? Show (2018).

50. Grant Williams

Actor | The Incredible Shrinking Man

As a child, Williams acted in summer stock productions. After graduation from high school he joined the Air Force for a four-year stint. Then, returning to New York, he took acting classes with Lee Strasberg. A few minor Broadway roles followed as did parts on some live TV dramas. One of these ...


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