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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 Today

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

"Bobby"

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

"Mandy"

American actor, tenor, voice artist, and comedian. Wikipedia: Mandy Patinkin MandyPatinkin.org: 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)

"Gloria"

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

"Jon"

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

"Liev"

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)

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

"Marlo"

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)

"Denison"

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

Preston Foster (1900 - 1970)

"Preston S. Foster"

Preston Foster (August 24, 1900 – July 14, 1970), sometimes credited as Preston S. Foster, was an American stage and film actor. He also had a career as a vocalist. Foster entered films in 192...

8/30/2014 4/20/2015

Lorna Luft (born November 21, 1952) is an American television, stage, and film actress and singer. She is the daughter of singer and actress Judy Garland and Sid Luft, and the half-sister of singer a...

12/7/2007 4/12/2015

Idina Menzel (born Idina Kim Mentzel; May 30, 1971) is an American actress, singer, and songwriter. She rose to prominence for her performance as Maureen Johnson in the Broadway musical Rent, a role ...

7/28/2010 4/12/2015

Linda Lavin (born October 15, 1937) is an American singer and actress. She is known for playing the title character in the sitcom Alice and for her stage performances, both on Broadway and Off-Broadw...

4/28/2008 4/11/2015

Helen Menken MP (1901 - 1966)

Helen Menken From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search Helen Menken from the film Stage Door Canteen (1943). Born December 12, 1901(1901-12-12) New York, New York, U...

6/24/2007 4/10/2015

Fay Templeton, Actress (1865 - 1939)

"Patterson", "West", "May the Fay"

Born into a theatrical family, Fay Templeton excelled on the legitimate and vaudeville stages for more than half a century. As an actress, singer, and comedian, she was a favorite headliner and heroi...

1/18/2015 1/18/2015

Leonard King Lesser MP (1922 - 2011)

""Len""

Leonard King Lesser a.k.a. Len Military service WW II 10/29/1942-4/1946 U.S. Army Signal Corps China Burma India Theater of Operations Rank: Sergeant Lens film career spanned the years 1949-2010 ...

1/11/2015 1/12/2015

Mimi Lieber (born March 1st, 1956 in Venice, California) is a American actress of film and television who is known for roles in Cold Souls (2009), Arranged (2007), The Thing About My Folks (2005), Grea...

1/2/2015 1/2/2015

John Carradine (born Richmond Reed Carradine; February 5, 1906 – November 27, 1988) was an American actor, best known for his roles in horror films and Westerns as well as Shakespearean theatr...

6/6/2009 1/2/2015

Shelley Plimpton (born February 27, 1947) is an American former actress and Broadway performer. Plimpton was born in Roseburg, Oregon, to a father who ran an auto parts store. She is a "very distant"...

11/20/2010 1/2/2015

Keith Ian Carradine (born August 8, 1949) is an American actor who has had success on stage, film and television. He is perhaps best known for his roles as Tom Frank in Robert Altman's Nashville, Wild ...

6/6/2009 1/2/2015

Martha Plimpton (born Martha Campbell Carradine: November 16, 1970) is an American stage, screen and film actress, singer and former model. Plimpton most recently played Virginia Chance on the Fox si...

11/20/2010 1/2/2015

Timothy Britten Parker, also known as Toby, is an American stage, film, and television actor. Parker was born in Iowa City, Iowa and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio. He moved to New York City with his fam...

3/3/2010 12/31/2014

Eugenia Rawls (1913 - 2000)

Eugenia Rawls, born Mary Eugenia Rawls (September 11, 1913 — November 8, 2000) was an American actress. Biography Eugenia Rawls was born in Macon, Georgia, and lived with her grandmother a...

12/20/2014 12/20/2014

Mary-Louise Parker (born August 2, 1964) is an American actress. Best known for her lead role on Showtime's television series Weeds portraying Nancy Botwin, she received the Golden Globe Award for Best...

12/12/2014 12/12/2014

Monty Woolley (1888 - 1963)

Monty Woolley (August 17, 1888 – May 6, 1963) was an American stage, film, radio, and television actor. At the age of 50, he achieved a measure of stardom for his best-known role in the stage ...

11/25/2014 11/25/2014

Warren William (1894 - 1948)

"Warren William"

Warren William (December 2, 1894 – September 24, 1948) was a Broadway and Hollywood actor, popular during the early 1930s, who was later nicknamed the "King of Pre-Code". Warren was an avid ...

11/24/2014 11/24/2014

Julia Sanderson (1887 - 1975)

"Julia Sanderson"

Julia Sanderson (née Julia Ellen Sackett) (August 27, 1887 – January 27, 1975) was a Broadway actress and singer. In 1887, she was born in Springfield, Massachusetts to parents Albert H...

11/15/2014 11/15/2014

Florence Roberts (1871 - 1927)

) Florence Roberts (February 14, 1871 - July 17, 1927) was an early-twentieth-century American stage actress. She was born in New York but raised in California and had early success in the San Franci...

11/15/2014 11/15/2014

Morris W. Morris (1844 - 1906)

"Lewis Morrison"

Morris W. Morris (September 4, 1844 - August 20, 1906) was an Jamaican-born American stage actor best known for his longtime performance in the role of "Mephistopheles" in "Faust". Morris was of Englis...

8/22/2010 11/15/2014

Frank M. Bates, Actor MP (1835 - c.1879)

11/5/2014 11/10/2014

Jane Krakowski was born on October 11, 1968, in Parsippany, New Jersey. In 1983, she played Vicki in National Lampoon's Vacation. She appeared on Search for Tomorrow from 1984 to 1986. She made her Bro...

11/5/2014 11/5/2014

Victor Moore (1876 - 1962)

Victor Frederick Moore (February 24, 1876 – July 23, 1962) was an American actor of stage and screen, as well as a comedian, writer, and director, most significantly a major Broadway star from...

11/4/2014 11/4/2014

Catherine Norton Sinclair (1817-1891) was an actress-manager who worked with such notable actors as Junius Brutus Booth, Edwin Booth, and Laura Keene. Her sensational divorce from Edwin Forrest capti...

12/31/2012 11/2/2014

Edwin Stanley (1880 - 1944)

Edwin Stanley was a bespectacled, white haired, distinguished-looking actor who was trained in live theater and who, except a few silent pictures, stayed in that medium until he reached the age of 51. ...

10/19/2014 10/19/2014

Minerva Stanley (c.1887 - d.)

"Kaufman"

Vaudevillian Links The Memory of All That: George Gershwin, Kay Swift, and My Family's Legacy ...  By Katharine Weber. Page 242; imdb

10/19/2014 10/19/2014

Hunter Galloway (1910 - d.)

From The Memory of All That: George Gershwin, Kay Swift, and My Family's Legacy ...  By Katharine Weber. Page 236 "My grandmother's 3rd husband called himself Hunter Galloway ... he had been b...

10/19/2014 10/19/2014

Karen Lynn Gorney (born January 28, 1945) is an actress, singer and dancer. She was in the original cast of "All My Children" and in 1977 played opposite John Travolta in "Saturday Night Fever." She ...

10/17/2014 10/18/2014