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Brandon Maggart MP

"Brandon Maggart"

Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Brandon Maggart is an American actor, painter and author. Maggart was born Roscoe Maggart, Jr., in Carthage, Tennessee. His acting career began in the early 1950s, at the University of Tennessee. He ...

Yesterday Yesterday

He is an American actor, writer and film director. He made his feature film debut in 1985 with River Phoenix in the movie Explorers, before making a supporting appearance in the 1989 drama Dead Poets S...

8/6/2010 9/28/2016

Peter Hermann MP

New York, New York, United States

New York, New York, United States

He is a German-American actor and writer. Hermann was born in New York and lived in Germany until the age of 14. He then moved to Greenwich, Connecticut, where he attended Brunswick School through seco...

7/12/2010 9/26/2016

Kristen Bell MP

Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Kristen Bell is an American actor, model, and singer, currently starring in the NBC comedy The Good Place as of September 2016. Bell gained critical acclaim for her first major role as the title char...

9/22/2016 9/22/2016

Dennis Day (1916 - 1988)

"Dennis Day"

Dennis Day (May 21, 1916 – June 22, 1988) born Owen Patrick Eugene McNulty, was an American singer and radio, television and film personality of Irish descent. Early life Day was born and ...

8/24/2014 9/22/2016

Hedda Hopper (1890 - 1966)

"Hedda Hopper"

Hedda Hopper (May 2, 1885 – February 1, 1966) was an American actress and gossip columnist, whose long-running feud with friend turned arch-rival Louella Parsons became at least as notorious a...

2/22/2012 9/19/2016

C. Z. Guest (1920 - 2003)

"C. Z. Guest"

Lucy Douglas Cochrane (February 19, 1920 - November 8, 2003), known as C. Z. Guest, was an American stage actress, author, columnist, horsewoman, fashion designer, and socialite who achieved a degree...

3/10/2012 9/18/2016

Janet Natalie Margolin MP (1943 - 1993)

Janet Margolin (July 25, 1943 – December 17, 1993) was an American theater, television, and film actress. Contents [show] Early life[edit] Margolin was born in New York City, the daughter of...

7/26/2014 9/16/2016

Rhonda Fleming MP

California, United States

California, United States

Rhonda Fleming Famed film, television and stage actress, with over 50 appearances to her credit, Rhonda Fleming is also a wife, mother, humanitarian and philanthropist, who is known as Rhonda Flemi...

10/13/2008 9/16/2016

Jessica Tandy MP (1909 - 1994)

"Jessica T. Cronyn"

A beloved, twinkly blue-eyed doyenne of stage and screen, actress Jessica Tandy's career spanned nearly six and a half decades. In that course of time she enjoyed an amazing film renaissance at the age...

8/31/2011 9/16/2016

Bette Midler MP

"The Divine Miss M", "Bette Davis Midler"

Bette Midler is an American singer, actress and comedian, also known (by her informal stage name) as The Divine Miss M. She has starred in films such as The Stepford Wives, The First Wives Club. During...

6/15/2011 9/16/2016

Sandy Dennis (c.1937 - c.1992)

Dale “Sandy” Dennis (April 27, 1937 – March 2, 1992) was an American theater and film actress. In 1966, she won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in...

3/17/2012 9/16/2016

Beverly Sills MP (1929 - 2007)

"Beverly Sills"

Beverly Sills - Una Voce Poco Fa!! (1976) , Beverly Sills - Dunque io son! - Il Barbiere Di Siviglia Beverly Sills (May 25, 1929 – July 2, 2007) was an American operatic soprano whose peak car...

12/13/2012 9/16/2016

Marlee Beth Matlin (born August 24, 1965) is an American actress. She is the only deaf performer to win the Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, which she won for Children of a Lesser God....

12/11/2008 9/15/2016

Steve Carell MP

"Steve Carrell"

Toluca Lake, Los Angeles, California, United States

Toluca Lake, Los Angeles, California, United States

Steven John "Steve" Carell ( /kəˈrɛl/) is an American comedian, actor, voice artist, producer, writer, and director. Although Carell is notable for his role on The Daily Show with ...

3/1/2012 9/12/2016

Madeline Kahn MP (1942 - 1999)

Madeline Kahn (September 29, 1942 – December 3, 1999) was an American actress, comedienne and singer. A two-time Academy Award nominee, she also won an Emmy Award and a Tony Award. Kahn made...

4/13/2014 9/9/2016

Gilda Susan Radner MP (1946 - 1989)

Gilda Susan Radner was an American comedienne and actress, best known for her five years as part of the original cast of the NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live, for which she won an Emmy Awar...

10/15/2010 9/9/2016

Jeffrey Tambor is an American actor and voice actor, widely known for his roles as Hank Kingsley on The Larry Sanders Show ; George Bluth, Sr. and Oscar Bluth on Arrested Development ; and Maura Pfeffe...

11/26/2008 9/4/2016

Jane Alexander (born October 28, 1939) is an American actress, author, and former director of the National Endowment for the Arts. Although perhaps best known for playing the female lead in The Great...

3/1/2012 8/27/2016

Marietta DePrima MP

"Marietta De Prima"

Marietta DePrima is an American actor best known for playing the role Sally Rogers on the ABC/UPN sitcom The Hughleys . DePrima has appeared in many television programs, including Family Ties , Tour ...

10/29/2009 8/25/2016

Francis Elliott "Fran" Kranz (born July 13, 1981) is an American film, television and Broadway actor. He is best known for his portrayal of Topher Brink in the science fiction drama series Dollhouse....

8/20/2016 8/21/2016

Susan Muspratt (1822 - 1859)


Susan Webb Cushman (born March 17, 1822, Boston, Massachusetts – d. May 10, 1859, Liverpool, England), was an American actress. She was the younger sister of actress Charlotte Cushman She d&#x...

11/28/2012 8/8/2016

Charlotte Saunders Cushman (July 23, 1816 – February 18, 1876) was an American stage actress. Her voice was noted for its full contralto register, and she was able to play both male and female...

11/28/2012 8/8/2016

James Van Der Beek is an American actor. He rose to fame beginning in 1998 for his portrayal of Dawson Leery in the WB series Dawson's Creek and for portraying a fictionalized version of himself on the...

4/20/2016 8/2/2016

From Wikipedia : Adrienne Jo Barbeau (born June 11, 1945) is an American actress and the author of three books. Barbeau came to prominence in the 1970s as Broadway's original Rizzo in the musical Gre...

11/22/2014 7/30/2016

American actor and chef David Burtka was born in Dearborn, Michigan, grew up in Canton, Michigan, and graduated from Plymouth-Salem High School in 1993. He trained in acting at Interlochen Center for t...

9/13/2011 7/30/2016

Andrew "Drew" John Lachey (born August 8, 1976) is an American singer and actor, known as a member of 98 Degrees, the winner of the second season of Dancing with the Stars, and the younger brother of N...

8/19/2008 7/30/2016

Known for her role on the 1980s evening soap Dallas . Gayle, Lady Jenkins (born 6 February 1943), known by her birth name Gayle Hunnicutt, is an American film, television and stage actress who work...

1/24/2011 7/30/2016

Matthew Modine MP

New York, New York, United States

New York, New York, United States

Matthew Avery Modine, born March 22, 1959, is an American actor. His film roles include Private Joker in Stanley Kubrick's Full Metal Jacket, the title character in Alan Parker's Birdy, high school wre...

1/27/2009 7/28/2016

Paul Rudd is an American actor, writer, and producer. Among his many roles, he plays Scott Lang / Ant-Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Paul’s parents, both Ashkenazi Jewish, were born in ...

7/19/2016 7/19/2016

Harris Yulin (born November 5, 1937) is an American actor who has appeared in over a hundred film and television series roles, such as Scarface (1983), Ghostbusters II (1989), Looking for Richard (1996...

2/15/2007 7/17/2016

American actress and comedian Melissa McCarthy debuted in film in 1998 and continued to play character roles. From 2001 to 2007, she played Sookie St. James on the The WB television series Gilmore Girl...

10/10/2011 7/17/2016

Kate McKinnon is an American actor and comedian. She is best known for having been a cast member of the show Saturday Night Live . Kate’s paternal grandparents are William K. Berthold (the son...

7/16/2016 7/16/2016

Kristen Wiig MP

"Kristen Hargrove"

Kristen Wiig (/ˈwɪɡ/) is an American actor, comedian, writer and producer. She is known for her work on the NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live (2005–12), and such ...

11/1/2011 7/16/2016

Kathleen M. McBride (1964 - 2006)

Kathleen McBride, 41, actress, Dial soap model BY HANA ALBERTS Newsday Staff Writer July 30, 2006 Kathleen McBride, an actress with a passion for natural medicine, the Catholic faith and photog...

5/23/2016 7/15/2016

Bobby Cannavale MP


Robert M. "Bobby" Cannavale is an American Emmy Award-winning actor noted for his role as Bobby Caffey on the critically acclaimed television series Third Watch. Cannavale began his acting career in ...

12/20/2009 7/14/2016

Joel Grey MP

New York, New York, United States

New York, New York, United States

Joel Grey (born April 11, 1932) is an American stage and screen actor, singer, and dancer, known for his role as the Master of Ceremonies in both the stage and film adaptation of the Kander & Ebb mus...

3/4/2010 7/14/2016

Jonathan Drew Groff (born March 26, 1985) is an American actor and singer. He rose to prominence for his Tony-nominated performance in the lead role of Melchior Gabor in the original Broadway product...

7/14/2016 7/14/2016

Andy Richter MP

"Andrew Swanson", "Andy Swanson"

Burbank, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Burbank, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Andy Richter is an American actor, writer, comedian, and television personality, best known as Conan O'Brien's long-time sidekick on his late-night television programs. His paternal grandmother was o...

11/6/2014 7/13/2016

Sutton Foster is an American actress, singer and dancer. She is known for her work on the Broadway stage, for which she has received two Tony Awards for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Music...

7/11/2016 7/11/2016

Jill Clayburgh MP (1944 - 2010)

Jill Clayburgh (April 30, 1944 – November 5, 2010) was an American actress. She received Academy Award nominations for her roles in An Unmarried Woman (1978) and Starting Over (1979). Person...

5/28/2008 7/11/2016

Ancestry: German, Irish or Scottish (father) Ashkenazi Jewish, Sephardi Jewish (maternal grandfather) English, Welsh, Dutch (maternal grandmother) ( From Ethnicelebs .) Lily Rabe (born Ju...

5/29/2008 7/11/2016

Stephanie Zimbalist (born October 8, 1956) is an American actress best known for her role as Laura Holt in the NBC detective series Remington Steele. Background Stephanie Zimbalist was born i...

1/8/2009 7/6/2016

Award-winning actor Kevin Kline is a familiar face to audiences both on the stage and screen. Much of his earliest work was done in a variety of roles with the New York Shakespeare Festival and the Act...

9/14/2009 7/6/2016

Originally a stage actor, Val Kilmer became popular in the mid-1980s after a string of appearances in comedy films starting with Top Secret! and then the cult classic Real Genius , as well as blockbust...

11/11/2011 7/6/2016

William McGill Hurt (born March 20, 1950) is an American stage and film actor. He received his acting training at the Juilliard School, and began acting on stage in the 1970s. Hurt made his film debut ...

12/27/2008 7/6/2016

An actor whose remarkable versatility has often been described as chameleon-like, Kevin Spacey has made an art of portraying a gallery of morally ambiguous characters ranging from the mildly shady to t...

3/2/2010 7/6/2016

Christopher Reeve MP (1952 - 2004)

Christopher D'Olier Reeve was an American actor, film director, producer, screenwriter and author. He achieved stardom for his acting achievements, including his notable motion picture portrayal of the...

1/25/2008 7/6/2016

Mandy Patinkin MP


American actor, tenor, voice artist, and comedian. Wikipedia: Mandy Patinkin Biography

9/18/2008 7/6/2016

Christine Jane Baranski (born May 2, 1952) is an American stage and screen actress. She is an Emmy Award winner and a two-time Tony Award winner. Baranski made her stage debut in 1974 and her Broad...

12/5/2014 7/6/2016

Patti LuPone MP

Kent, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States

Kent, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States

Patti Ann LuPone (born April 21, 1949) is an American singer and actress, known for her Tony Award-winning performance as Eva Perón in the 1979 stage musical Evita and for her Olivier Award-wi...

12/27/2012 7/6/2016

David Hyde Pierce (born April 3, 1959) is an American actor and comedian. Pierce is best known for playing the psychiatrist Dr. Niles Crane on the hit NBC sitcom Frasier, for which he won four Emmy Awa...

2/16/2009 7/6/2016

Anna Chlumsky is an American actress. She is known for her childhood role in My Girl (1991) and its sequel (1994), as well as her supporting role in the HBO series Veep , for which she has received thr...

6/29/2016 6/29/2016

Maude Adams (1872 - 1953)

Maude Ewing Kiskadden (November 11, 1872 – July 17, 1953), known professionally as Maude Adams, was an American stage actress who achieved her greatest success as Peter Pan. Adams's personalit...

12/21/2008 6/28/2016

Elizabeth Banks (born Elizabeth Irene Mitchell; February 10, 1974) is an American actress, producer, and director. Banks made her film debut in the low-budget independent film Surrender Dorothy (1998...

8/5/2015 6/28/2016

Tammy Lee Grimes (born January 30, 1934) is an American actress and singer. Early life Grimes was born in Lynn, Massachusetts, the daughter of Eola Willard (née Niles), a naturalist an...

2/17/2012 6/28/2016

Augustin Duncan MP (1873 - 1954)

He was a U.S. actor and director active in New York and London during the entire first half of the 20th century. Born in 1873, the eldest of four children of Joseph Charles Duncan, a banker, and Mary...

1/28/2009 6/28/2016

Gloria Dickson (1917 - 1945)


6/26/2016 6/26/2016

Paul Franklin Dano /ˈdeɪnoʊ/ (born June 19, 1984) is an American actor and producer. Dano started his career on Broadway before making his film debut in The Newcomers (2000). H...

1/17/2016 6/24/2016

Sigourney Weaver MP

"Sigourney", ""The Sci-Fi Queen""

Sigourney Weaver is an American actress best known for her role as Ellen Ripley in the Alien film series, a role for which she has received worldwide recognition. She is also known for her roles in the...

1/13/2009 6/6/2016

Dominick Malcolm DeLuise MP (1933 - 2009)

5/16/2016 5/18/2016

Minnie Pearl MP (1912 - 1996)

"Minnie Pearl"

Sarah Ophelia Colley Cannon (October 25, 1912 – March 4, 1996), known professionally as Minnie Pearl, was an American country comedienne who appeared at the Grand Ole Opry for more than 50 yea...

11/25/2011 5/18/2016

Clark Gable MP (1901 - 1960)

'The former blue-collar worker from Ohio with the prominently jutting ears became the 'King of Hollywood,' a title based on his being the leading male box office attraction throughout the 1930s. The da...

8/25/2008 5/17/2016

Susan Glaspell (1876 - 1948)

Glaspell, Susan (1876-1948) Playwright, Actor, Story Writer, Biographer, Novelist. Active 1900-1948 in USA, North America Feminist criticism has been re-instating Susan Glaspell in the canon of...

11/10/2013 5/17/2016

Percy Janis (1885 - 1907)

"Percy Janis"

Vaudeville actor, working under the name "Percy Janis," son of John Eleazar and Jane Elizabeth "Josephine Janis" (Cockrell) Bierbower. Brother of actress Elsie Janet Bierbower ("Elsie Janis,"), "Swee...

5/14/2016 5/14/2016

Lawrence Barrett (1838 - 1891)

Lawrence Barrett (April 4, 1838 – March 20, 1891) was an American stage actor.

5/2/2016 5/2/2016

Edith Barrett (1907 - 1977)

"Edith Barrett"

Edith Barrett (19 January 1907 – 22 February 1977) was an American stage and film actress. Edith Barrett was a granddaughter of 19th-century American actor Lawrence Barrett.[1] She entered...

5/27/2011 5/2/2016

Vincent Price MP (1911 - 1993)

Known for his distinctive voice and serio-comic attitude in a series of horror films, Vincent Price is best remembered for his roles in the Roger Corman adaptations from Edgar Allan Poe. Vincent Leon...

1/13/2009 4/30/2016

Whit Bissell (1909 - 1996)

; findagrave... ; Whitner Nutting Bissell (October 25, 1909 – March 5, 1996), better known as Whit Bissell, was an American actor. Early life Born in New York City, Bissell was the son of ...

6/23/2014 4/30/2016

Michael Sevareid (1940 - 2013)

Sevareid had a lifetime full of accomplishments and adventures in the entertainment industry. He acted in Hollywood and on Broadway in his 20s and, in 1971, he played Cpl. Bill Wembley in Raid on Romme...

9/20/2013 4/13/2016

Florence Hayes MP (1911 - d.)

12/22/2008 3/12/2016

Lea Michele Sarfati (/ˈliːə mᵻˈʃɛl sɑːrˈfɑːti/; born August 29, 1986) is an American actress, singer, and author. She...

3/4/2016 3/4/2016

Molly Kathleen Ringwald (born February 18, 1968) is an American actress, singer, dancer, and author. Her first major role was in The Facts of Life (1979–80) before making her motion picture debu...

6/17/2009 3/3/2016

Phyllis Thaxter MP (1919 - 2012)

Phyllis St. Felix Thaxter (November 20, 1919 – August 14, 2012) was an American actress. Career She had frequently worked on Broadway since 1940. When Dorothy McGuire went to Hollywood, ...

11/19/2014 2/22/2016

Jon Hamm MP


Jonathan Daniel "Jon" Hamm (born March 10, 1971) is an American actor, director, and television producer best known for playing advertising executive Don Draper in the AMC drama series Mad Men (2007&#x...

9/9/2015 2/17/2016

Bette Davis MP (1908 - 1989)

Ruth Elizabeth "Bette" Davis (April 5, 1908 – October 6, 1989) was an American actress of film, television and theatre. Noted for her willingness to play unsympathetic characters, she was highly...

6/11/2007 2/16/2016

Liev Schreiber MP


New York, New York, New York, United States

New York, New York, New York, United States

Isaac Liev Schreiber (/ˈliːɨv/; born October 4, 1967) is an American actor, producer, director, and screenwriter. He became known during the late 1990s and early 2000s, having ap...

9/25/2007 2/6/2016

Dorothy Sebastian (1903 - 1957)

"Slam", "Little Alabam", "Dottie"

Dorothy Sebastian (April 26, 1903 – April 8, 1957) was an American film and stage actress. Early life and career Sebastian was born and raised in Birmingham, Alabama. In her youth she ...

11/17/2010 2/4/2016

Abe Vigoda MP (1921 - 2016)

"Abe", "Abe Vigoda"

Abraham Charles "Abe" Vigoda (/vᵻˈɡoʊdə/; February 24, 1921 – January 26, 2016) was an American film and television actor. He was known for a number of roles...

1/26/2016 1/26/2016

George Aiken (1830 - 1876)

) George L. Aiken (December 19, 1830 – April 27, 1876) was a nineteenth-century American playwright and actor who is best known for writing the most popular of the numerous stage adaptations o...

12/31/2015 12/31/2015

Michael Angelo Woolf (1837 - 1899)

“Michael Angelo Woolf Dead. The Father of the Modern Comic Picture and the Artist of Waifs Succumbs to Heart Disease,” The New York Times, March 5, 1899. biography from Amazon re: Ske...

12/21/2015 12/21/2015

Evelyn Ward (born May 21, 1923) is a former American actress best known for her television career from the late 1940s through the mid 1960s, and for being the mother of famous actor and teen idol Dav...

8/12/2010 11/23/2015

Marlo Thomas MP


Actress, producer and social activist, Marlo Thomas has been a role model for women and children since she blazed the trail as television’s first single woman living alone in the hit series That...

6/11/2010 11/15/2015

Ruby Dandridge (1900 - 1987)

ctress, American stage and screen figure of the 1930s through the 1950s. Mother of actress Dorothy Dandridge. Their ashes are together within the same niche.

11/9/2015 11/9/2015

Dorothy Jean Nicholas (1922 - 1964)


Dorothy Jean Dandridge (November 9, 1922 – September 8, 1965) was an American film and theatre actress, singer and dancer. She is perhaps best known for being the first African-American actres...

11/9/2015 11/9/2015

Emily Pauline Johnson MP (1861 - 1913)

Born-. 10 March 1861 on the Six Nations Reserve, Upper Canada, daughter of George Henry Martin Johnson* and Emily Susanna Howells; d. unmarried 7 March 1913 in Vancouver. Pauline Johnson, the younges...

2/17/2014 9/4/2015

Edward Bernard Cranston (1893 - 1960)

"Edward Bennett Cranston"

Company D engineers enlisted 1917

7/14/2015 8/23/2015

Geraldine Page (1924 - 1987)

Geraldine Sue Page (November 22, 1924 – June 13, 1987) was an American actress best known for her work in the American theater. She was nominated for an Academy Award eight times before winnin...

8/16/2015 8/16/2015

Wikipedia Aaron Edward Eckhart (born March 12, 1968) is an American film and stage actor. Born in California, he moved to England at the age of 13, when his father relocated the family. Several yea...

8/10/2015 8/11/2015

Amy Spanger is an American actress, singer and dancer. Wikipedia

8/7/2015 8/8/2015

Kristin Rudrüd MP

Fargo, Cass County, North Dakota, United States

Fargo, Cass County, North Dakota, United States

Kristin Rudrüd (Born May 23, 1955) is an American Film, Theater, and Television actress. Rudrüd was born in Fargo, North Dakota, and grew up in Moorhead, Minnesota. She returned to Farg...

7/26/2015 7/26/2015

Mary Hackett (1883 - 1953)

"Florence", "Friend", "Wadsworth."

Mary Mannering (April 29, 1876 – January 21, 1953) was an English actress, born in London. She studied for the stage under Hermann Vezin. She made her debut at Manchester in 1892 under her own...

8/25/2010 7/9/2015

Alfre Woodard (born November 8, 1952) is an American film, stage, and television actress, producer, and political activist. Woodard has been named one of the most versatile and accomplished actors of h...

6/29/2015 6/29/2015

Ouida Bergère (1886 - 1974)

"Ouida Bergère"

Ouida Bergère (born Eunie Branch; 14 December 1886 – 29 November 1974) was an American screenwriter and actress. Filmography

11/13/2014 6/2/2015

James Neill (1860 - 1931)

James Neill (September 29, 1860 – March 16, 1931) was an American actor of the silent era. He appeared in 113 films between 1913 and 1930. He was buried in Savannah's Bonaventure Cemetery. His...

5/27/2015 5/27/2015

Edythe Chapman (1863 - 1948)

Edythe Chapman (October 8, 1863 - October 15, 1948), was an American stage and silent film actress from Rochester, New York. As early as 1898 she appeared in New York, New York in the Charity Ball. E...

5/27/2015 5/27/2015

Katherine Lee Hackett (c.1798 - 1845)

A popular actress and singer of the early nineteenth century, Miss Sugg married James Henry Hackett in 1819. Mr. Hackett began his own stage career with his wife in 1826 when he appeared with his wif...

8/25/2010 5/21/2015

Danny Aiello was born on June 20, 1933 in New York City, New York, USA as Daniel Louis Aiello Jr. He is an actor and producer, known for Léon: The Professional (1994), Do the Right Thing (1989),...

8/24/2008 5/10/2015

Jayne Meadows MP (1920 - 2015)

"Jayne Meadows"

Jayne Meadows (born September 27, 1920) is an American stage, film and television actress. Early life Jayne Meadows was born as Jayne Cotter in Wu-ch'ang, in Heilongjiang, China, to Episcopal...

2/15/2012 4/27/2015

John B. Mason (1858 - 1919)

John B. Mason (October 28, 1858 - January 12, 1919) was an American stage actor popular over the decades surrounding the turn of the twentieth century.

4/27/2015 4/27/2015