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Marilu Henner

Marilu Henner

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramMarilu HennerActressBorn: 1952Marilu Henner (née Mary Lucy Denise Pudlowski) grew up in Chicago as one of six children. Her mother ran a dance school and Henner began dancing when she was just 2 years old. As a teenager, she taught at...

Natalie Portman

Natalie Portman

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramNatalie PortmanActressBorn: 1981Natalie Portman, nee Neta-Lee Hershlag, was born in Israel but moved to the US when she was a child. She started studying dance as a young girl and landed a lead role in the film The Professional when she...

Jennifer Garner

Jennifer Garner

facebookyoutubeinstagramJennifer GarnerActressBorn: 1972Jennifer Garner was born in Texas, but her family moved to West Virginia when she was a young girl. She wanted to be an author or teacher when she grew up. Her family was conservative and she and her two sisters...

Kristen Bell

Kristen Bell

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramKristen Bell ActressBorn: 1980 Kristen Bell grew up in the Detroit suburbs. As a child and young teen, she appeared in a few newspaper ads and tv commercials. She also took private acting lessons and participated in her high school’s...

Meghan Markle

Meghan Markle

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramMeghan Markle Duchess of Sussex Born: 1981 Meghan Markle grew up in Hollywood and started acting while she was still in college. She played on Suits until 2017 when she got engaged to Prince Harry and moved to London to begin the process...

Susan Lucci

Susan Lucci

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramSusan LucciActress Born: 1946Susan Lucci grew up in Garden City, New York and wanted to be a performer for as long as she could remember. As a child, she took voice and dance lessons and acted in community theatre. She was a star...

Tom Cruise

Tom Cruise

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramTom Cruise Actor Born: 1962 Thomas Cruise Mapother IV was deeply religious growing up and wanted to be a priest when he was a kid. His family moved around a lot and Cruise attended 15 schools in 14 years. He missed his high school...

Beyoncé Knowles

Beyoncé Knowles

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramBeyoncé KnowlesEntertainerBorn: 1981 Originally from Texas, Beyoncé started singing as a young girl, entering and winning multiple talent shows. She joined up with her cousin Kelly Rowland and two school friends to form the band that...

Christian Bale

Christian Bale

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramChristian BaleActorBorn: 1974 English by ancestry, Christian Bale’s family moved around a lot during his childhood, which Bale says greatly influenced his decision to become an actor. His first role was in a commercial for fabric...

Henry Cavill

Henry Cavill

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramHenry CavillActorBorn: 1983Henry Cavill (rhymes with ‘travel’) is originally from the English Channel Island of Jersey. As a young boy, he acted in school plays. He was discovered at age 17 and played in The Count of Monte Cristo. The...

Hafthor Bjornsson

Hafthor Bjornsson

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramHafthor BjornssonProfessional StrongmanBorn: 1988Once upon a time, Hafthor ‘Mountain’ Bjornsson was a skinny basketball center, but a broken ankle ended his basketball career at age 20. That same year, strongman Magnus Magnusson...

Mike Tyson

Mike Tyson

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramMike TysonProfessional BoxerBorn: 1966‘Iron’ Mike Tyson grew up in a tough section of Brooklyn with a lisp and a high-pitched voice which got him into a lot of fights from his early years. He was also into petty crime, and by age 13, he...

Charlize Theron

Charlize Theron

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramCharlize TheronActressBorn: 1975Charlize Theron grew up on a farm in South Africa and began dancing ballet at age 6. When she was 16, she entered and won a modeling contest. She modeled for a couple of years but when she turned 18, she...

Maggie Q

Maggie Q

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramMaggie QActressBorn: 1979Maggie Quigley’s parents met in Vietnam during the Vietnam war and she grew up in Hawaii. She was an athlete and won a partial scholarship to college where she planned to study to become a veterinarian.But since...

Kate Hudson

Kate Hudson

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramKate HudsonActressBorn: 1979Kate Hudson is the daughter of Goldie Hawn and Bill Hudson but her parents divorced before she was 2 years old, and she was raised by her mother and long-time boyfriend Kurt Russell. She was accepted to New...

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