Musician

Justin Timberlake

Justin Timberlake

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramJustin TimberlakeEntertainer Born: 1981Justin Randall Timberlake grew up in Tennessee. He has many musicians in his family and began performing at a young age. When he was 11, he appeared on Star Search as ‘Justin Randall.’ In 1993, he...

Krysten Ritter

Krysten Ritter

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramKrysten RitterActressBorn: 1981Krysten Ritter was raised on a farm in Pennsylvania. At age 15, she was discovered by a modeling agent while shopping at the mall. Ritter moved to New York and became a print, tv and runway model. After...

Emmy Rossum

Emmy Rossum

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramEmmy RossumActress Born: 1986Emmanuelle Rossum is from New York City. She was raised by her mother and has only met her father twice. Diagnosed with ADHD in kindergarten, Rossum eventually dropped out of school to pursue her career. She...

Madonna

Madonna

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramMadonnaMusician Born: 1958Madonna Ciccone grew up in Michigan where she got good grades in school but tended to act out. She studied ballet and earned a dance scholarship to the University of Michigan. In 1978, Madonna dropped out of...

Jamie Foxx

Jamie Foxx

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramJamie FoxxActor Born: 1967Jamie Foxx is the stage name of Eric Bishop. He was raised in Texas by his grandparents. Foxx had a strict Baptist upbringing, began playing piano at age 5 and was a part-time pianist and choir leader at his...

Jamie Dornan

Jamie Dornan

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramJamie DornanActor Born: 1982 James Dornan is from Northern Ireland. He went to boarding school where he played rugby and performed with the drama department. He attended college briefly but dropped out to try acting in London. In 2001,...

Alexander Ludwig

Alexander Ludwig

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramAlexander LudwigActor Born: 1992 Alexander Ludwig grew up in Canada. He was drawn to acting at an early age, and despite his mother having been an actress and his father being co-chair of Lionsgate Entertainment, he had to convince his...

Keanu Reeves

Keanu Reeves

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramKeanu ReevesActor Born: 1964Keanu Reeves was born in Beirut, Lebanon. His father abandoned the family when he was just 2 and Reeves and his mother moved to Australia and New York City before settling in Toronto, Canada. His mother...

Tessa Thompson

Tessa Thompson

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramTessa ThompsonActress Born: 1983Tessa Thompson grew up in Los Angeles and Brooklyn. Her father is singer Marc Anthony Thompson and the founder of the music collective, Chocolate Genius, Inc. Thompson’s interest in acting started early...

Jeremy Renner

Jeremy Renner

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramJeremy RennerActor Born: 1971Jeremy Renner is from Modesto, California. His parents married as teenagers and divorced when he was 10. Renner started studying computer science and criminology in college, but then took a drama class for...

Hilary Duff

Hilary Duff

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramHilary DuffEntertainer Born: 1987Originally from Texas, Hilary Duff and her older sister took singing, acting and ballet lessons as children, and went on to perform in local theater and ballet. In 1993, their mother moved them to...

Adam Levine

Adam Levine

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramAdam LevineMusicianBorn: 1979Born in LA, Adam Levine is the son of Fredric Levine, founder of the retail chain M. Fredric (not to be confused with Frederick’s of Hollywood). Levine credits his mother for sending him down the path of...

Idris Elba

Idris Elba

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramIdris ElbaActor Born: 1972Idrissa Elba grew up in one of the poorest parts of London. Always active, he played rugby, soccer and basketball as a kid. He started DJing with his uncle as a teen, which was followed by auditioning for tv...

Dolly Parton

Dolly Parton

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramDolly PartonMusicianBorn: 1946Dolly Parton was born in a one-room cabin in the Great Smoky Mountains of eastern Tennessee. Her father was an illiterate share-cropper, and she was the fourth of 12 children. Parton moved to Nashville the...

Lucy Hale

Lucy Hale

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramLucy HaleActressBorn: 1989Karen Lucille Hale grew up in Memphis, Tennessee. She was home-schooled and took singing and acting as a child. Hale first appeared on TV on a reality singing competition called American Juniors, and moved to...

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