Birthdays: December 22by bcampos862 | created - 22 Dec 2015 | updated - 8 months ago | Public
Actress | La fille sur le pont
Vanessa Paradis is a renowned French actress, model and singer born in 1972. She started her career as a model and singer before becoming a movie star. Her song "Joe Le Taxi" brought her success in 15 countries at the age of 14. Later, in 1990, she was awarded a 'César' (French equivalent of Oscar)...
3. Afida Turner
Actress | Shut Up and Shoot!
Afida Turner was born on December 22, 1976 in Auchel, Pas-de-Calais, France as Haffida Messaï. She is an actress, known for Shut Up and Shoot! (2006), Single Black Female (2009) and Visions Interdites (2013). She has been married to Ronnie Turner since March 3, 2007.
4. Alan Carney
Actor | It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World
Alan Carney was born on December 22, 1909 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as David Boughal. He was an actor, known for It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World (1963), The Absent Minded Professor (1961) and Zombies on Broadway (1945). He died on May 2, 1973 in Van Nuys, California, USA.
6. Aliana Lohan
Actress | Mostly Ghostly
Aliana Lohan was born on December 22, 1993 in New York City, New York, USA as Aliana Taylor Lohan. She is an actress, known for Mostly Ghostly (2008), Lindsay Lohan: Confessions of a Broken Heart (Daughter to Father) (2005) and Living Lohan (2008).
Actress | O Homem do Futuro
She landed the role in Student's Hearts (2002) one week before the soap opera's premiere. She only met her father personally a few years ago. Her parents divorced when she was very little, and her father, who is a journalist, moved to Londrina, in the Brazilian south state of Paraná, where he ...
10. Anna Próchniak
Actress | Les innocentes
Anna Próchniak is one of the most promising young Polish actresses. She became interested in ballet and contemporary dance at an early age and trained as a dancer until deciding to switch to theatre. She graduated from the acting department of Film School in Lodz. She got several Polish and ...
11. Anthony Jeselnik
Anthony Jeselnik is a writer and producer, known for Anthony Jeselnik: Thoughts and Prayers (2015), Night of Too Many Stars: An Overbooked Concert for Autism Education (2010) and Anthony Jeselnik: Fire in the Maternity Ward (2019).
Actress | Airplane!
Born Barbara Lillian Combes, she attended Los Angeles Junior College in the mid-1930s and then moved to New York City, where she worked as a model. In 1945, she received a contract from MGM, and she appeared in several films during the late 1940s and 1950s, sometimes without screen credit. In the ...
Actress | Good Times
BernNadette Stanis is best known as Thelma from Good Times (1974), but there's much more to her than that. In the 1970s she was the personification of black beauty. As sophisticated and graceful as she was, she still became TV's first black sex symbol or "It" girl. Thelma/BernNadette and the Evans ...
17. Bunny Levine
Actress | A Thousand Words
Bunny Levine has had a passion for entertaining from her earliest memory. At the age of two, she subjected all her relatives to her rendition of the song "When I Grow Too Old to Dream" at every possible opportunity. Playing with her sister and friends in pre-school days, her favorite game was a ...
18. Chiara Caselli
Actress | My Own Private Idaho
Born in Bologna, she is an actress and photographer. She has acted, among others, for Michelangelo Antonioni, Liliana Cavani, Marco Tullio Giordana, Gus Van Sant, and Mia Handsen-Love. In 2008 she began to exhibit her photography; in 2011 she was at the Biennale di Venezia, in 2014 her first solo ...
19. Chris Carmack
Chris Carmack was born on December 22, 1980 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as James Christopher Carmack. He is an actor, known for The Butterfly Effect 3: Revelations (2009), Lovewrecked (2005) and The O.C. (2003). He has been married to Erin Carmack since October 19, 2018. They have one ...
22. Danny O'Dea
Actor | Last of the Summer Wine
Danny O'Dea (born Peter Wrenshall, 22 December 1911) was an actor.
Danny O'Dea was a British funnyman born out of the finest Music Hall tradition, left a legacy which spans eight decades and reads like the history of British comedy. He performed alongside some of the biggest names in the business ...
25. David S. Goyer
Writer | The Dark Knight
David S. Goyer was born on December 22, 1965 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA as David Samuel Goyer. He is a writer and producer, known for The Dark Knight (2008), Batman Begins (2005) and Dark City (1998). He is married to Marina Black. They have two children.
28. Dina Meyer
Actress | Starship Troopers
Dina Meyer is an American film and television actress best known for her roles as Barbara Gordon in Birds of Prey (2002), Dizzy Flores in Starship Troopers (1997) and Detective Allison Kerry in the Saw installments. Meyer started acting in 1993, with her first major role playing Lucinda Nicholson ...
30. Eliot Makeham
Actor | Dark Journey
Eliot Makeham was born on December 22, 1881 in Edmonton, Middlesex, England as Harold Elliott Makeham. He was an actor, known for Dark Journey (1937), Lorna Doone (1934) and Vacation from Marriage (1945). He was married to Betty Shale and Johanna Geertruida De Vries. He died on February 8, 1956 in ...
Actress | As the World Turns
Elizabeth Hubbard was born on December 22, 1933 in New York City, New York, USA as Elizabeth Wright Hubbard. She is an actress, known for As the World Turns (1956), The Doctors (1963) and First Ladies Diaries: Edith Wilson (1976). She was previously married to David George Trujillo (Bennett).
34. Emil Sitka
Actor | Intruder
Orphaned at twelve, Sitka caught the acting bug while living with a priest in Pittsburgh. He road the rails as a hobo for years during the Depression before arriving in Hollywood in 1936. Theatre work, including directing, eventually brought him to the attention of a talent scout, who contracted ...
36. Favio Posca
Actor | Sin código
Favio Posca was born on December 22, 1966 in Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina as Favio Juan Manuel Posca. He is an actor and writer, known for Sin código (2004), The Salt in the Wound (1996) and Verdad consecuencia (1996). He has been married to María Luisa Callau since 1996. They have...
40. Frank Corsaro
Director | Play of the Week
Frank Corsaro was born on December 22, 1924 in New York City, New York, USA as Francesco Andrea Corsaro. He is known for his work on Play of the Week (1959), Cold Storage (1983) and Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (1963). He was married to Mary Cross Lueders. He died on November 11, 2017 in ...
41. Frankie Darro
Actor | On the Spot
Born into a show-business family - his parents were circus aerialists - Frankie Darro appeared in his first film at age six. Due to his small size and youthful appearance, he played teenagers well into his 20s. Always a physical performer, Darro often did his own stunts, many times out of necessity...
42. Fred M. Wilcox
Director | Forbidden Planet
Fred McLeod Wilcox was born in Tazewell, VA, on December 22, 1906, one of six children born to James Wilcox, a Kentucky optometrist and drugstore owner, who was married six times (twice to one woman). His six children were from his first wife.
Wilcox's six siblings (his father adopted his niece ...
43. Freddie Francis
Cinematographer | Glory
During his last years at school he spent most of his time writing a thesis on 'the future of film' On leaving school he joined Gaumont British Studios at Lime Grove as an apprentice to a stills photographer for a year. He claimed this taught him more about the art of photography than any other form...
Actress | The Search for Santa Paws
Genevieve Hannelius is an actress, singer, and entrepreneur. She was most recently seen starring in Netflix's original series "American Vandal." She is perhaps best known for starring on the three-time Emmy-nominated Disney Channel series, Dog with a Blog, which premiered in October 2012, and was ...
45. Geeta Patel
Director | Meet the Patels
Sundance filmmaker Geeta V. Patel is known for her emotional, form-pushing, and nontraditional style in both comedy and drama.
Geeta is writer/director of the upcoming martial art/political thriller entitled Mouse, produced by Grant Hill (The Matrix, Tree of Life), choreography by Jeff Imada (Fight ...
46. Gene Rayburn
Self | Match Game 73
Gene Rayburn was born on December 22, 1917, in Christopher, Illinois. After his father died at a very young age, his mother moved to Chicago and married Milan Rubessa, and Gene adopted his stepfather's name. As Gene Rubessa, he acted in high school plays and hoped to follow an acting career. He ...
47. George Kosana
Actor | Night of the Living Dead
George Kosana hails from Clairton, Pennsylvania to parents Stephen and Elizabeth. He has one older brother, also named Stephen. Though he has not married, he has living family throughout the country; three nieces, Lise (Prestine), Deborah (Kosana), and Kimberly (Bednarek). He has two great-nieces, ...
50. Graham Beckel
Actor | L.A. Confidential
Graham Beckel was born on December 22, 1949 in Old Lyme, Connecticut, USA as Graham Stuart Beckel. He is an actor and director, known for L.A. Confidential (1997), Pearl Harbor (2001) and Leaving Las Vegas (1995). He has been married to Elizabeth Briggs Bailey since December 1, 1984.
52. Gregor Fisher
Actor | Love Actually
Gregor Fisher, born Gregor McKenzie, was raised in Neilston by adoptive parents Cis and John Leckie. His first regular television appearance was in 1979 when he appeared alongside Rikki Fulton in the BBC sketch show 'Scotch & Wry'. As he became more recognized, he was in demand for more television ...
54. Hector Elizondo
Actor | Pretty Woman
Hector Elizondo was born in New York City, New York, where he was raised, on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. He is the son of Carmen Medina Reyes and Martín Echevarría Elizondo. Hector is of Basque and Puerto Rican descent, and "Elizondo" means "at the foot of the church" in Basque. His lifestyle...
61. Joanne Kelly
Actress | Going the Distance
Canadian actress Joanne Kelly was born in 1978 in Bay d'Espoir, Newfoundland and Labrador. She grew up on the south central coast of Newfoundland and Labrador but left to attend Acadia University in Nova Scotia at the age of 17. Her performances include roles in films: The Bay of Love and Sorrows (...
Actress | Sparkle
Jordin Brianna Sparks Thomas (née Sparks; born December 22, 1989) is an American actress & singer-songwriter. She rose to fame in 2007 after winning the sixth season of American Idol at age 17, becoming the youngest winner in the series' history. Her self-titled debut studio album, released later ...
Self | The Presidential Tour
Claudia "Lady Bird" Johnson, the wife of Lyndon Baines Johnson, the 36th President of the U.S., was one of the most prominent First Ladies in American history. Though Anna Eleanor Roosevelt, Nancy Reagan and Hillary Clinton exercised more power, and Jacqueline Kennedy and Dolly Madison were more ...
68. Lauralee Bell
Actress | Mistress Hunter
Lauralee Bell won a Daytime Emmy® Award for her IP work in 2014 and was nominated for a Daytime Emmy® as Outstanding Supporting Actress in 2016. Bell always preferred to create her own opportunities. Accordingly, Bell left the cocoon of the show she grew up on, The Young and the Restless, the #1 ...
69. Lenny von Dohlen
Actor | Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me
Lenny von Dohlen was born in Augusta, Georgia. As a child, he wished to become a jockey, but grew too tall for his dream. He graduated from the University of Texas/Austin and majored in drama at Loretto Heights College.
His film debut was in the Academy Award-winning Tender Mercies (1983), starring ...
74. Lynne Thigpen
Actress | The Warriors
Multi-talented actress Lynne Thigpen was born Cherlynne Thigpen in Joliet, Illinois, on December 22, 1948. She performed in community theater and university theater productions while attending the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana. Following graduation, she taught high-school English for a...
Actress | La Chilindrina en Apuros
María Antonieta de las Nieves was born on December 22, 1950 in Nayarit, Mexico as María Antonieta Gómez Rodríguez. She is an actress and writer, known for La Chilindrina en Apuros (1994), Chespirito (1980) and El Chapulín Colorado (1973).
78. Mark Bogatyryov
Actor | Kukhnya
Mark Bogatyrev (born December 22, 1984) is a Russian actor, best known for his role as Maxim Lavrov in the television series Kuchnya.
Born and raised in the city of Obninsk to a single mother, his childhood was particularly difficult; His mother spent little to no time for his upbringing and his ...
80. Meghan Trainor
Soundtrack | The Peanuts Movie
Meghan Trainor is a Grammy-winning American pop singer known for such smash hits as "Lips Are Moving" and "All About That Bass." Born on December 22, 1993, Meghan Trainor was raised on Nantucket Island and spent her childhood surrounding herself with music, learning to play various instruments and ...
81. Melinda Hill
Melinda Hill is an award-winning comedian, writer and actress who performs all over the world. She created, wrote, produced and starred in the series, Romantic Encounters with Melinda Hill (2012), which won "outstanding achievement in writing and acting" at LA Web Fest, was an LA Weekly Web Award ...
82. Mia Tyler
Actress | Rush Hour 3
A daughter of Aerosmith lead singer Steven Tyler, Mia Tyler is a paternal sister of Liv Tyler, Chelsea Tallarico, and Taj Tallarico are again from a different mother but same father. Like her sister Liv, she started out as a model and eventually became an actress.
Born in Oxford, England, Michael Joseph Berry Jr. is an English character actor known for roles in well known films such as the cockney pirate Twigg in Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, Julia Meade's kidnapper in Mission: Impossible III, Romulan Tactical Officer in Star Trek, ...
Miguel 'Mitch' Amed was born on December 22, 1955 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as Miguel Ángel Amed Soleiman. He died on November 5, 2010 in Buenos Aires.
85. Minor Watson
Actor | Beyond the Forest
Minor Watson was a jovial, grandfatherly actor specializing in playing warm-hearted doctors, affable small-town businessmen, concerned army officers and other such characters. Watson wasn't as prolific as many other actors of his type; while he made slightly more than 100 films, his colleagues such...
86. Neel Sethi
Actor | The Jungle Book
Indian-American Neel Sethi was born on December 22, 2003, in New York City. He is a child actor who landed a break-out role as Mowgli in John Favreau's 2016 live-action version of the classic tale 'The Jungle Book'. He also starred in the short film 'Diwali' (2013).
He was selected for the role of ...
87. Nicholas Hormann
Actor | Kramer vs. Kramer
Nicholas Hormann has appeared in over a hundred plays on and off Broadway and in the nation's leading professional theaters including the American Conservatory Theater, the Mark Taper Forum, and the Kennedy Center. He has made guest appearances on numerous television series and narrates audio books...
88. Noel Edmonds
Writer | Noel's House Party
Many people are quick to ridicule Noel Edmonds, yet he has consistently been a ratings winner for the BBC.
Noel started life as a radio DJ having stints on Radio Luxembourg, pirate radio stations and then BBC's Radio 1. It was whilst serving at Radio 1 that he gained a huge fan base and his shows ...
89. Omar J. Dorsey
Actor | Race to Witch Mountain
Omar graduated from the Dekalb Center for the Performing Arts at Avondale High School (Decatur, Georgia) in 1994. Voted "Most Likely To Do Anything," Omar was always into performing everywhere possible from on stage to public access television to, now, the big screen.
Self | Copyright Criminals
Pam the Funkstress, born Pam Warren, was the DJ for Oakland, Calif., hip-hop group The Coup and appeared on numerous albums. She also worked as Prince's personal DJ until his death. She grew up in Foster City, Calif., and attended Burlingame High School. She died on Dec. 22, 2017, after an illness.
91. Pat Mastroianni
Actor | Degrassi Junior High
Pat Mastroianni was born on December 22, 1971 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Pasquale Mastroianni. He is an actor, known for Degrassi High (1987), Godzilla (1998) and Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001). He has been married to Carmella since August 11, 2001.
92. Patricia Hayes
Actress | Willow
Patricia Hayes was born on December 22, 1909 in Wandsworth, London, England as Patricia Lawlor Hayes. She was an actress, known for Willow (1988), The NeverEnding Story (1984) and A Fish Called Wanda (1988). She was married to Valentine Rooke. She died on September 19, 1998 in London.
93. Peggie Castle
Actress | I, the Jury
Tall, sultry, green-eyed blonde Peggie Castle was actually spotted by a talent scout while she was lunching in a Beverly Hills restaurant. In her films she was usually somebody's "woman" rather than a girlfriend, and her career was confined to mostly "B"-grade action pictures, dramas or westerns: ...
94. Peggy Ashcroft
Actress | A Passage to India
Academy Award-winning, legendary English actress - who maintained her status in the British acting elite for decades. Made a Dame of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth II in 1956. Almost always on stage, she appeared rarely in film, her first being The Wandering Jew (1933). On stage she was cast...
95. Pierre Brasseur
Actor | Les enfants du paradis
Pierre Brasseur was born on December 22, 1905 in Paris, France as Pierre Espinasse. He was an actor and writer, known for Children of Paradise (1945), Eyes Without a Face (1960) and Gates of the Night (1946). He was married to Lina Magrini and Odette Joyeux. He died on August 14, 1972 in Bruneck, ...
96. Pippo Caruso
Composer | Le evase - Storie di sesso e di violenze
Pippo Caruso was born on December 22, 1935 in Belpasso, Sicily, Italy as Giuseppe Caruso. He was a composer, known for Escape from Women's Prison (1978), Eyes Behind the Wall (1977) and Primitive Love (1964). He died on May 28, 2018 in Passo Corese, Rieti, Lazio, Italy.
Actress | The Night Of
Poorna Jagannathan is an American actress and producer. She is best known for her portrayal of Safar Khan in HBO's Emmy-nominated show, "The Night Of", as well as playing the lead in the Bollywood cult comedy film "Delhi Belly". She also initiated and produced the play "Nirbhaya", written and ...
99. Ralph Fiennes
Actor | The Grand Budapest Hotel
Actor Ralph Nathaniel Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes was born on December 22, 1962 in Suffolk, England, to Jennifer Anne Mary Alleyne (Lash), a novelist, and Mark Fiennes, a photographer. He is the eldest of six children. Four of his siblings are also in the arts: Martha Fiennes, a director; Magnus ...
100. Remo Vinzens
Actor | Senior Torres
Remo was born in East Switzerland on December 22, 1975. At the age of 20 he began studying acting in Cologne and Zurich. During four years of training Remo confronted himself with all different kinds of acting techniques. Every single one had its benefit and Remo tried to combine all of them at his...