HGsby newdaynewlight | created - 14 Aug 2017 | updated - 31 Dec 2018 | Public
Actor | One Life to Live
Born and raised in the deep, dark tundra of Fairbanks, Alaska, David went from underweight ballet dancer with braces to full-fledged soap opera star with good posture, straight teeth, and a decent metabolism in only two short decades.
His first on-screen role was in a series of commercials for ...
2. Matt Cohen
Actor | South of Nowhere
Matt Cohen grew up in South Florida where he played football and track in high school and also graduated with a 3.8 GPA. After high school he studied business at Florida State, where he also took some theatre classes. He then decided that he wanted to become an actor, so he moved out to LA and ...
Actor | Surrogates
Cody Christianwas born in Maine and lived in Indiana until he moved to Los Angeles at age 9, after hearing a radio ad for a local audition for a commercial using kids who played football. No wonder he was cast as "Asher", the wide receiver, on the CW series, "All American", now in its second season...
5. Matt Lanter
Actor | Disaster Movie
Matthew Mackendree Lanter was born April 1, 1983 in Massillon, Stark County, Ohio, to Jana Kay (Wincek) and Joseph Hayes Lanter. He has a sister, Kara. When he was eight years old, he moved to Atlanta, Georgia, where his father's family is from. His recent ancestry includes Polish, English, ...
6. Sam Page
Actor | Self/less
Born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, as Sam Elliott, Sam Page attended Princeton University where he earned a BA in ecology and evolutionary biology. For his senior thesis, Page wrote about the mating habits of a female mosquitofish; the work was published in a science journal.
After graduation, Page went ...
Actor | Twilight
Taylor Daniel Lautner was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, to Deborah, a software company worker, and Daniel Lautner, a pilot for Midwest Airlines. He, and younger sister Makena, were raised in a well-mannered, Roman Catholic household in Hudsonville, Michigan. He is of English, German, Dutch, and ...
Hayden Christensen was born April 19, 1981 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. His parents, Alie and David Christensen, are in the communications business. He is of Danish (father) and Swedish and Italian (mother) descent. Hayden grew up in Markham, Ontario, with siblings Kaylen, Hejsa, and ...
10. Matt Bomer
Actor | The Normal Heart
Matthew Staton Bomer was born in Webster Groves, Greater St. Louis, Missouri, to Elizabeth Macy (Staton) and John O'Neill Bomer IV, a Dallas Cowboys draft pick. Matt was raised in Spring, Texas, and educated at Klein High School, near Houston. After school, he attended Carnegie Mellon University in...
11. Jensen Ackles
Actor | Supernatural
Jensen Ross Ackles, better known as simply Jensen Ackles, was born on March 1, 1978, in Dallas, Texas, to Donna Joan (Shaffer) and actor Alan Ackles. He has English, German, and Scottish ancestry. Jensen grew up in Richardson, Texas, together with his older brother, Joshua, and a younger sister, ...
12. James Lafferty
Actor | One Tree Hill
James Lafferty is an actor, director, writer and producer. Best known for his work on the popular television series One Tree Hill, Lafferty's other television credits include Netflix's The Haunting of Hill House, NBC's Crisis and WGN's Underground. In the feature world, Lafferty supported in ...
13. Asa Butterfield
Actor | Hugo
Asa Butterfield was born in Islington, London, England, to Jacqueline Farr and Sam Butterfield. He began acting at the age of 8, after a talent spotting casting director saw him at his local after school drama club, The Young Actors Theatre in Islington. Following on from a couple of small roles in...
14. Cameron Dallas
Actor | Expelled
Cameron Alexander Dallas is an American film actor and social media sensation. He began his social media journey on September 10th, 2013. From there he has become one of the most talked about social media personalities. Cameron is just starting out his career by starring in some small films. ...
Actor | Piranha 3D
Steven R. McQueen (born Steven Chadwick McQueen; July 13, 1988) is an American actor who plays Jeremy Gilbert on The Vampire Diaries. He is best known for his role on the TV series Everwood. Steven has also starred in a film called Piranha 3-D as Jake Forester along with stars Elizabeth Shue and ...
16. Ricardo Hoyos
Actor | Bumblebee
Ricardo Antonio Hoyos is a Canadian born actor. He was born November 27, 1995. He has green eyes and dark brown hair. He can play the guitar. Surprisingly, Ricardo has dual citizenship in the USA and Canada. He has worked on many shows including the famous Canadian show Degrassi as a skate-boarder ...
17. Nick Robinson
Actor | Jurassic World
Nick Robinson made his film debut starring as Joe in CBS Films' critically-acclaimed adventure The Kings of Summer (2013), followed by shooting a lead role in the Universal action adventure sequel Jurassic World (2015), where he starred alongside Chris Pratt, Judy Greer, Vincent D'Onofrio and Bryce...
19. Ross Lynch
Actor | Austin & Ally
Ross Lynch debuted his acting career as 'Austin Moon' in the Disney Channel original comedy series "Austin & Ally." This role has earned him 4 Kids Choice Awards for 'Favorite TV Actor' (2013-2016) and 3 Teen Choice Awards for 'Choice TV Actor: Comedy' (2014-2016). In summer 2013, Lynch starred as ...
22. Chad Duell
Actor | General Hospital
Emmy winner and Six time Daytime Emmy nominee, Chad Duell, stepped into his own portraying Michael Corinthos, CEO of ELQ and son of Carly Corinthos and A.J. Quartermaine, on ABC's General Hospital. Leading up to this ground breaking role was a recurring role as Ronald Longcape JR on Disney's ...
23. Gregg Sulkin
Actor | Faking It
Gregg Sulkin is an actor/producer who was born in London, England. He stars as Chase Stein in "Marvel's Runaways".
Sulkin is represented by UTA (United Talent Agency) and Danielle Del (D2 Management).
He boasts an impressive four million followers on his Instagram Platform.
Mr. Sulkin has also won a ...
Patrick Schwarzenegger was born September 18, 1993 at St. Johns Hospital in Los Angeles, California. Patrick lives in LA and attended high school there. He is co-founder of #Project360, a hip modern apparel company that donates a portion of its proceeds to worthy charities. Patrick's first film was ...
26. Cameron Palatas
Actor | Pass the Light
Cameron was born in San Pedro, CA, while his father, a US Navy officer, was deployed to the Arabian Gulf. His dad returned when Cameron was almost 6 months old whereupon the family moved to Dad's new duty station in Newport, Rhode Island. Later they moved to Yokosuka, Japan; Monterey,California; ...
28. Luke Mitchell
Actor | Home and Away
Originally wanting to be a professional tennis player, Luke began his acting career in Melbourne, Australia. He trained at the Film & Television Studio International and traveled around Australia with international entertainment company, Sudden Impact Entertainment. In his first professional acting ...
29. Robbie Amell
Actor | The Duff
Along with his sister, Robert Patrick Amell started acting when he was just six years old. At sixteen, he started to land theater roles at Lawrence Park Stage in plays such as Louis and Dave, Picasso at the Lapin Agile and The Importance of Being Earnest. The experience brought Robbie to realize ...
30. Drew Van Acker
Actor | Titans
Drew Van Acker was born in Omaha, Nebraska, but grew up in Medford, New Jersey. He began acting in high school drama classes, where he also played multiple sports. His abilities led him to a scholarship at Towson University in Maryland. While attending Towson, Drew took a number of theater courses ...
31. James Marsden
Actor | Hairspray
James Paul Marsden, or better known as just James Marsden, was born on September 18, 1973, in Stillwater, Oklahoma, to Kathleen (Scholz) and James Luther Marsden. His father, a distinguished Professor of Animal Sciences & Industry at Kansas State University, and his mother, a nutritionist, divorced...
32. David Castro
Actor | 27 Dresses
David's acting career began at age 5, where he landed a national Nickelodeon Sponge Bob commercial. At age 7, David landed a role in a Todd Solondz's film due to his talented break-dancing moves.
His first leading role came a year later in the film remake of "The Little Fugitive."
A critically ...
33. Matthew Daddario
Matthew Daddario was born and raised in New York to Richard and Christina Daddario, both lawyers. He studied business at Indiana University in Bloomington. He graduated in 2010, after which he began studying acting and started auditioning.
He is the middle child, with a younger sister, Catharine ...
Actor | We Are Your Friends
Timothy Granaderos Jr. is an actor, known for T@gged (2016), Thirteen Reasons Why (2016), and We Are Your Friends (2015). He is originally from Portage, Michigan, but resides in Los Angeles. Timothy began acting and modeling in various commercials and print ads, and eventually segued into ...
37. Theo James
Actor | Divergent
Theo James was born on December 16, 1984 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom as Theodore Peter James Kinnaird Taptiklis. He is an actor, known for his role as Tobias "Four" Eaton in the films Divergent (2014), Insurgent (2015) and Allegiant (2016). He is also known for his roles as ...
38. Trevor Donovan
Actor | Texas Rising
Trevor Donovan was born in Mammoth Lakes, California. Trevor grew up skiing and snowboarding and, during his teens, was on the US teen ski team. Trevor is a true renaissance man, aside from being proficient at most sports, he can play guitar, sing, and has a bachelor's degree in graphic design. ...
39. Justin Baldoni
Actor | Jane the Virgin
Justin Baldoni is an actor, director, producer, speaker, and entrepreneur who is focused creating impactful media and entertainment.
After creating and directing the award-winning documentary series, My Last Days, Baldoni made his feature film directorial debut this year with FIVE FEET APART. He ...
40. David Charvet
Actor | Melrose Place
David Charvet, who rose to international fame on the hit shows Baywatch (1989) and Melrose Place (1992), is now moving into the feature front, having completed production on starring roles in two films this year.
In the sports feature Green Flash (2008), Charvet plays "Cameron Day", a star ...
41. Cameron Monaghan
Actor | Gotham
Cameron Monaghan was born in Santa Monica, California.
Cameron's debut TV role as "Winthrop Paroo" in The Music Man (2003) was originally played by Ron Howard in The Music Man (1962).
Cameron began his acting career at 5 years old in commercials. At age 7, he began appearing on stage as Stuart Little...
Actor | Sex and the City
From New York to LA, my roller coaster of a career has gone from several contract Daytime roles, accepting a Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Drama Series, One Life to Live to Sex and the City as Charlotte's infamous Gardener, to a Cannes Film Festival selection for my solo performance in the short ...
Actor | At Middleton
Spencer Rocco Lofranco was born on October 18, 1992 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. His father, Rocco C. Lofranco is a lawyer practicing in Toronto, Ontario. Spencer's mother is a model and actress and has a passion for dancing, and singing. Spencer's parents divorced when he was a young child. His ...
48. Jeremy Jordan
Actor | The Last Five Years
Jeremy Michael Jordan was born and raised in Corpus Christi, Texas. He is most well-known for his television roles in Supergirl (2015) and Smash (2012).
Jeremy graduated in 2007 with a degree in Musical Theatre from Ithaca College. Soon after, he landed his first Broadway role in "Rock of Ages." In ...
Actor | Trick 'r Treat
Jean-Luc Bilodeau was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. He is the son of Raymond and Barbara Bilodeau and has a sister, Danielle, a talent agent in Vancouver, BC. Jean-Luc attended Holy Cross Regional High School in Surrey, BC. He was a dancer for 9 years before becoming an actor, but ...
52. Ludi Lin
Actor | Power Rangers
Ludi Lin is a unique actor striding Hollywood and China and one of the most outspoken voices in Asian Representation in Hollywood. Being born in China, he received his education and enculturation in many different countries around the world. Rather than deciding to be an actor, he feels he simply ...
53. Cam Gigandet
Actor | Twilight
Cam graduated from Auburn High School in Auburn, Washington in 2001. His family lives in Lake Tapps, WA. His father's name is Jay, mother's name is Kim and he has one older sister, Kelsie. His father is one of the founders of a popular restaurant chain called The Rock, Wood Fired Pizza & Spirits. ...
54. Dominic Sherwood
Actor | Vampire Academy
Actor Dominic Anthony Sherwood was born in Kent, South East England. After studying Drama and Theater Studies at schools in Maidstone, he left to work abroad starting in Kenya and moving for 6 months before returning to London. There he began work in several plays before being signed to an agency ...
55. Milo Ventimiglia
Actor | Heroes
Milo Ventimiglia is an American actor, director and producer.
Milo currently stars on the critically acclaimed drama series "This is Us." He has been nominated twice for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series (2017 & 2018) and a Critic's Choice Award for Best Actor in a Drama ...
56. Brian J. Smith
Actor | SGU Stargate Universe
Brian J. Smith was born on October 12, 1981, in Dallas, Texas, USA, as Brian Jacob Smith. He is an actor who is known forStargate Universe (2009), Red Faction: Origins (2011), and Hate Crime (2005). During June 2015, he played Will Gorski, one of the lead characters on the Netflix original series ...
57. Grant Gustin
Actor | The Flash
Thomas Grant Gustin, better known as Grant Gustin, is an American actor and singer. He is known for his roles as Barry Allen / Flash on the CW series The Flash and as Sebastian Smythe on the Fox series Glee.
Gustin was born on January 14, 1990 in Norfolk, Virginia. He is the son of Dr. Tina Lynne (...
58. Henry Cavill
Actor | Man of Steel
Henry William Dalgliesh Cavill was born on the Bailiwick of Jersey, a British Crown dependency in the Channel Islands. His mother, Marianne (Dalgliesh), a housewife, was also born on Jersey, and is of Irish, Scottish and English ancestry. Henry's father, Colin Richard Cavill, a stockbroker, is of ...
59. Colton Haynes
Actor | Rough Night
American actor and model Colton Lee Haynes was born in Wichita, Kansas, to Dana Denise (Mitchell) and William Clayton Haynes. He began modeling at age 15 and his first success came with an Abercrombie & Fitch campaign. He also modeled for J.C. Penney, Kira Plastinina, and Ralph Lauren. He is best ...
60. David Henrie
Actor | Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2
David Clayton Henrie is an American actor, producer, director, and screenwriter. He is noted for playing Ted Mosby's future son Luke Mosby on How I Met Your Mother, Justin Russo in Wizards of Waverly Place, Larry on That's So Raven, London Busbee in Little Boy, and Rudy Ising in Walt Before Mickey.
61. Lucas Till
Actor | X: First Class
Lucas Daniel Till was born in Fort Hood, Texas, to Dana Lyn (née Brady) and John Mark Till, a lieutenant colonel in the army. He spent most of his childhood growing up in the suburbs of Atlanta, Georgia. Lucas's family quickly noticed, when he was at a very young age, that he had an affinity for ...
62. Enver Gjokaj
Actor | The Avengers
Enver Leif Gjokaj is an American film and television actor. He is known for his roles as Victor in Joss Whedon's science fiction television series Dollhouse and as Agent Daniel Sousa on Agent Carter (2015). Gjokaj was born in Orange County, California. His father is Albanian, and his mother is ...
63. Justin Gaston
Actor | Days of Our Lives
Justin Gaston was born on August 12, 1988 in Pineville, Louisiana, USA. He is an actor, singer and model. He was a contestant on Nashville Star on season 6. He finished 10th overall out of 12 contestants. He left his hometown at the age of at age 17 to pursue a career in acting. Gaston first found ...
65. Eric Bana
Actor | Munich
Eric Bana was born Eric Banadinovic on August 9, 1968, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. He is the younger of two brothers. His father, named Ivan Banadinovic, came from Zagreb, Croatia, and worked as a manager for Caterpillar Inc. His mother, named Eleanor Banadinovic, came from a German family ...
66. Sean Faris
Actor | Never Back Down
Sean Hardy Faris was born in Houston, Texas, to Katherine (Miller) and Warren Stephen Faris. He is of English, German, Scottish, and Irish descent. Sean moved to Ohio at age twelve, and has been honing his craft in Los Angeles since moving four years upon his high school graduation. He received an ...
67. Brenton Thwaites
Brenton Thwaites is an Australian actor. He played Luke Gallagher on the Fox8 teen drama series SLiDE (2011) and Stu Henderson on the Australian soap opera hit Home and Away (1988). His films include Blue Lagoon: The Awakening (2012), Oculus (2013), Maleficent (2014), and The Giver (2014). He ...
68. Dean Geyer
Actor | Glee
Dean Geyer was born in Johannesburg South Africa, into a family with two sisters. Geyer immigrated to Australia when he was 15 years old, commencing his schooling in Australia by going to Melbourne High School.
Geyer's family have a strong connection to martial arts, with members from previous and ...
69. Chandler Massey
Actor | Days of Our Lives
Chandler Massey was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, with his two younger siblings. He is the son of Lewis (former Secretary of State of Georgia) and Amy Massey. Chandler graduated from Norcross High School in May, 2009. While there, he was active in the Drama Club and took part in many of the ...
70. Tom Holland
Actor | Spider-Man: Homecoming
Thomas Stanley Holland was born in Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey, to Nicola Elizabeth (Frost), a photographer, and Dominic Holland (Dominic Anthony Holland), who is a comedian and author. His paternal grandparents were from the Isle of Man and Ireland, respectively. He lives with his parents and ...
72. Daniel Sharman
Actor | Medici
Daniel Sharman was born in London. He began working as an actor at The Royal Shakespeare Company before going on to train for three years at The London Academy of Dramatic Art in 2007. After which he performed in many theatrical productions in London and Europe. He lives in Los Angeles and London.
73. Ty Simpkins
Actor | Jurassic World
At his young age, Ty Simpkins has proudly accomplished more than most in the world of entertainment - he has starred in two of the biggest blockbusters of all time. Simpkins can be seen opposite Bryce Dallas Howard and Chris Pratt in Universal's dinosaur box office monster hit Jurassic World. Prior...
74. Michael Campion
Actor | Fuller House
Once Michael Campion discovered acting at his local community theater at the age of 6 yrs old, he was hooked on every aspect of acting. He is always happiest when he is performing. He was thrilled to work on the new Fuller House (2016) as "Jackson Fuller". He previously worked on Christmas Trade (...
75. Corey Fogelmanis
Actor | Ma
Corey Fogelmanis is known for his role as 'Farkle' on Disney's Girl Meets World. Born and raised in California, he is greatly immersed in the world of theatre, television, and photography. Starting his stage career at age six, Corey has performed in eight productions around the country, including ...
76. Greyson Chance
Soundtrack | Raising Hope
Greyson Michael Chance is an American singer, songwriter and pianist whose April 2010 performance of Lady Gaga's "Paparazzi" at a sixth-grade music festival became a hit on YouTube, gaining over 36 million views. Two of his original compositions, "Stars" and "Broken Hearts", gained over 4 and 6 ...
77. Kevin Quinn
Actor | Bunk'd
Born on May 21, 1997 in Chicago, Illinois as Kevin Gerard Quinn to parents Brian Quinn, an advertising executive, and Tamara Quinn, founder of Pulling Down the Moon, Inc., a holistic healthcare center based in Chicago. After spending most of his childhood playing house league baseball, Kevin ...
78. Reid Miller
Actor | Good Joe Bell
Reid Miller is a Los Angeles-based actor who was born in Tennessee and raised in Texas who stars in the very anticipated Good Joe Bell (2020) starring opposite Mark Wahlberg, and Connie Britton as Jadin Bell. If you were at Sundance 2018 you might have seen him as the lead in Wyrm (2017) which was ...
79. Uriah Shelton
Actor | Lifted
Uriah was born on March 10, 1997 in Dallas, Texas. One month later his family moved him to Magnolia Springs, Alabama, a small river community about 40 miles south of Mobile.
Growing up, Uriah pursued interests in martial arts, piano, and soccer. At the age of 7, he took a modeling class with his ...
80. Noah Centineo
Noah Centineo is an American actor. He portrays Jesus Adams Foster in The Fosters (2013), for which he has been nominated for a Teen Choice Award.
He was born Noah Gregory Centineo on May 9, 1996 in Miami, Florida, to Kellee Janel (Andres) and Gregory Vincent Centineo, a businessman and former ...
82. Froy Gutierrez
Actor | Teen Wolf
Froy Gutierrez was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. He goes to Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts where he studies theatre. After an agent saw him in a local play, he began submitting audition tapes in the summer of 2015. He is best known for his role as Charlie on...
83. Lincoln Younes
Actor | Grand Hotel
One of Australia's leading young actors, Lincoln Younes first appeared on Australian television screens in the role of Romeo Kovac in the celebrated Foxtel series Tangle, receiving the 2013 ASTRA award for Most Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor.
This was followed by playing the role of Casey ...
84. Billy Warlock
Actor | Society
Billy Warlock was born on March 26, 1961 in Gardena, California, USA as William Alan Leming. He is known for his work on Society (1989), Days of Our Lives (1965) and Halloween II (1981). He has been married to Julie Pinson since August 26, 2006. He was previously married to Marcy Walker.
85. Dan Gauthier
Actor | Tour of Duty
Dan Gauthier was born on December 2, 1963 in Prineville, Oregon, USA as Daniel Lester Gauthier. He is an actor and director, known for Tour of Duty (1987), Teen Witch (1989) and One Life to Live (1968). He has been married to Lisa Fuller since April 22, 1990. They have one child.
87. Matt Cornett
Matt Cornett, multi award winning actor, was born the youngest son to Art and Rhonda Cornett in Rogers, Arkansas. Matt and his older brother and sister grew up in an idyllic rural atmosphere, and he returns as often as he can since moving to Los Angeles in 2012.
Matt became a name amongst the teen ...
92. Max Thieriot
Actor | The Pacifier
Max Thieriot was born in 1988 in Los Altos Hills, California, and has two siblings. He was raised in Occidental, CA, and graduated from Sonoma Country Day School in 2002 and El Molino High School in 2006. He started acting when he took an improvisation class and modeled for GAP. He was also in two ...
93. Keenan Tracey
Actor | Polaroid
Keenan Tracey is an actor and musician based in Los Angeles. He was born in 1991 on July 22nd in Canada, and spent much of his early life moving around the world, living in South Africa, Israel, Egypt and Amsterdam. He was introduced to film at a young age by his father who is also an actor, who ...
95. Dave Franco
Actor | Neighbors
David John Franco was born in Palo Alto, California, to Betsy Franco, an author, and Douglas Eugene "Doug" Franco, who ran a Silicon Valley business. He has two older brothers, actors James Franco and Tom Franco. His father was of Portuguese and Swedish descent, and his mother is Jewish. Dave made ...
96. Alex Meraz
Actor | The Twilight Saga: New Moon
Alex Meraz was born on January 10, 1985 in Mesa, Arizona, USA as Alejandro Meraz. He is an actor and writer, known for The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009), The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010) and Suicide Squad (2016). He has been married to Kim since December 31, 2007. They have two children.
97. Andrew Gray
Actor | Shadow Wolves
Andrew Gray was born on February 4, 1987 in Sacramento, California, USA as Andrew Michael Gray. He is an actor and writer, known for Shadow Wolves (2019), Spilt Milk and Power Rangers Super Megaforce: The Legendary Battle (2015).
99. Austin Kane
Actor | Godless
Austin Kane was born in Colorado and began his television career opposite Charlie Sheen in Two And A Half Men when he was in kindergarten. He now plays football at Burbank High School after 6 years as a wide receiver/corner back for the Burbank Vikings (All-Star/IronMan Award). Austin became a more...