Birth Month Day of 08-02 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Kevin Smith

Producer | Clerks

Kevin Patrick Smith was born in Red Bank but grew up in Highlands, New Jersey, the son of Grace (Schultz) and Donald E. Smith, a postal worker. He is very proud of his native state; this fact can be seen in all of his movies. Kevin is of mostly German, with some Irish and English, ancestry.

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2. Edward Furlong

Actor | Terminator 2: Judgment Day

Edward Walter Furlong was born in Glendale, California. His mother, Eleanor (Tafoya), is from a Mexican family, and worked at a youth center. Furlong had no acting ambitions until he was approached by casting agent Mali Finn, who was looking for a young actor to play the role of John Connor in what...

3. Mary-Louise Parker

Actress | Weeds

Southern-bred Mary-Louise Parker was born on August 2, 1964 in Fort Jackson, South Carolina, the youngest of four children of Judge John Morgan Parker, and the former Caroline Louise Morell. She is of mostly Swedish, English, and Scottish descent. Her father's occupation took the family both around...

4. Sam Worthington

Actor | Avatar

Samuel Henry John Worthington was born August 2, 1976 in Surrey, England. His parents, Jeanne (Martyn) and Ronald Worthington, a power plant employee, moved the family to Australia when he was six months old, and raised him and his sister Lucinda in Warnbro, a suburb of Perth, Western Australia.

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5. Jacinda Barrett

Actress | Poseidon

Jacinda Barrett was born in Australia. Her convincing accent has paved the way for numerous acting roles in the USA. Barrett was first introduced to American audiences via MTV's The Real World (1992), during its fourth season, which was set in London. Jacinda Barrett received her first break on the...

6. Joanna Cassidy

Actress | Blade Runner

The very lovely, vivacious and smart-looking Joanna Cassidy was born in Camden, New Jersey, and raised in nearby Haddonfield, a borough located in Camden County. She grew up in a creative environment as the daughter and granddaughter of artists. At an early age she engaged in painting and sculpture...

7. Peter O'Toole

Actor | Lawrence of Arabia

A leading man of prodigious talents, Peter O'Toole was raised in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, the son of Constance Jane Eliot (Ferguson), a Scottish nurse, and Patrick Joseph O'Toole, an Irish metal plater, football player and racecourse bookmaker. Upon leaving school, he decided to become a ...

8. Alice Evans

Actress | The Vampire Diaries

Alice Jane Evans was born in 1971 to David Evans, a professor of Applied Mathematics at Bristol University and Janet Evans, a teacher of English literature. Alice gained a degree in French and Italian from University College, London, and then moved to Paris where she studied acting at the Cours ...

9. Skyler Day

Actress | Backlight

Skyler Day was born in Atlanta, GA in 1991. Her start in the Entertainment Industry began after a chance meeting with a talent agent in the DMV at the age of 6. She began her career with print work, commercials, voice over and eventually it lead to her first film opportunity. Skyler was 10 years ...

10. Myrna Loy

Actress | The Best Years of Our Lives

Myrna Loy was born Myrna Adele Williams on August 2, 1905 in Helena, Montana, to Adelle Mae (Johnson) and David Franklin Williams. Her paternal grandparents were Welsh, and her mother was of Scottish and Swedish descent. Myrna was raised in Helena and nearby Radersburg. Her father, a rancher, was ...

11. Britt Lower

Actress | High Maintenance

Britt Lower was born on August 2, 1985 in Illinois, USA as Brittney Leigh Lower. She is an actress, known for High Maintenance (2016), Casual (2015) and Mr. Roosevelt (2017).

12. Butch Patrick

Actor | The Phantom Tollbooth

In 1960, a young 7-year-old named Patrick Lilley went on an Amos Carr photo shoot with his little sister. She was the subject but it was "Butch's" head shot that would wind up in the Hollywood Blvd. window! Utilizing his nickname and real first name, his agent Mary Grady and his mom Patti created ...

13. Wes Craven

Writer | A Nightmare on Elm Street

Wes Craven has become synonymous with genre bending and innovative horror, challenging audiences with his bold vision.

Wesley Earl Craven was born in Cleveland, Ohio, to Caroline (Miller) and Paul Eugene Craven. He had a midwestern suburban upbringing. His first feature film was The Last House on ...

14. Matthew Del Negro

Actor | Huge in France

Matthew Del Negro stars opposite Billy Bob Thornton on season 2 of Amazon's Goliath, and will next star opposite Gad Elmaleh in Netflix's comedy series Huge in France, due in early 2019. In 2017, Matt was in theaters in Taylor Sheridan's Wind River, starring Elizabeth Olsen, Jeremy Renner, and Jon ...

15. Cynthia Stevenson

Actress | Happiness

Cynthia Stevenson was born in Oakland, California, to Al Stevenson, an upholstery warehouse owner and Gayle Stevenson née Boniface, an editor. She moved north with her mother and brother, Gregory, to Bellevue, Washington and then to Vancouver, British Columbia, where she spent most of her childhood.

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16. Carroll O'Connor

Actor | All in the Family

Carroll was born in Manhattan and raised in Forest Hills, a heavily Jewish community in New York City's borough of Queens. After graduating from high school in 1942, O'Connor joined the Merchant Marines and worked on ships in the Atlantic. In 1946, he enrolled at the University of Montana to study ...

17. Michelle Lee

Stunts | Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End

Michelle Charlene Lee has appeared in many films and television series such as Pirates of the Caribbean 3, Marvel's Venom, Mortal Kombat Legacy and video games like Sony's Spiderman 4 and Capcom's Resident Evil 6, to name just a few. Michelle's ability to show strength through both acting and ...

18. Angus Imrie

Actor | The Kid Who Would Be King

Angus Imrie was born on August 2, 1994 in Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England as Angus William Jake Imrie. He is an actor, known for The Kid Who Would Be King (2019), Kingdom (2007) and Fleabag (2016).

19. Hallie Eisenberg

Actress | Bicentennial Man

Hallie Eisenberg was born August 2, 1992, in East Brunswick, New Jersey, to parents Amy and Barry Eisenberg, who are both professors in the health care field. Beginning her acting career at age 4, Hallie has appeared in many films including The Insider with Al Pacino and Russell Crowe, and ...

20. Madeline Smith

Actress | Live and Let Die

Shapely, dark haired British actress who appeared in a number of sensual film and TV roles that showcased her beauty. She is probably best recognizable as Miss Caruso, the beautiful young Italian agent sleeping with James Bond in the opening of Live and Let Die (1973) whose blue dress zipper meets ...

21. Max Wright

Actor | All That Jazz

Max Wright was born on August 2, 1943 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as George Wright. He was an actor, known for All That Jazz (1979), ALF (1986) and Norm (1999). He was married to Linda Ybarrondo. He died on June 26, 2019 in Englewood, New Jersey, USA.

22. Simon Kinberg

Producer | The Martian

Simon Kinberg was born on August 2, 1973 in London, England. He is a producer and writer, known for The Martian (2015), Logan (2017) and Fantastic Four (2015). He was previously married to Mali Heled.

23. Nadia Bjorlin

Actress | Days of Our Lives

Nadia Bjorlin was born the fifth out of six children. Her parents were Ulf Björlin (a Swedish conductor and composer, known to be the world's most active opera composer during the 20th century) and Fary Bjorlin. Her siblings are Katja, Kaj, Kamilla, Ulf Jr and Jean Paul. (Each sibling have a ...

24. Julia Foster

Actress | The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner

Julia Foster was born on August 2, 1943 in Lewes, Sussex, England. She is an actress, known for The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner (1962), Dad's Army (2016) and Half a Sixpence (1967). She has been married to Bruce Fogle since 1973. They have two children. She was previously married to ...

25. Kevin Dorff

Writer | Review

Kevin Dorff was born on August 2, 1966 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is a writer and actor, known for Review (2014), The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien (2009) and We're the Millers (2013).

26. Cassidy Gifford

Actress | God's Not Dead

Cassidy Gifford was born on August 2, 1993 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA as Cassidy Erin Gifford. She is an actress, known for God's Not Dead (2014), The Gallows (2015) and Time Trap (2017).

27. Victoria Jackson

Actress | UHF

Victoria was raised in a Bible-believing, piano-playing, gymnastic home with no TV. Her dad was a gym coach so she competed in gymnastics from age 5 to 18. Was a cheerleader and a homecoming queen. Attended Florida Bible College; received a gymnastic scholarship to Furman University, attended ...

28. Gary Merrill

Actor | All About Eve

Gary Merrill was born August 2, 1915, in Hartford, Connecticut. He began his career acting in summer stock plays. He married Barbara Leeds, an actress, and then served a brief stint in the army. After the army, he landed in New York, where he was chosen to join the already popular play "Born ...

29. Kansas Bowling

Actress | Untitled Kansas Bowling Film

Kansas Bowling has been interested in film her whole life. As a child, she made short films with her younger sister and began shooting Super 8 at 13. Inspired by the likes of Russ Meyer, Annette Funicello, and Roger Corman, Kansas and her friend Kenzie began writing a script in high school about a ...

30. Apollonia Kotero

Actress | Purple Rain

Patricia Apollonia Kotero was born on August 2, 1959 in Santa Monica, California, to Mexican parents, Maria Socorro Torres, a caregiver, and Victor Manuel Kotero, a restaurant manager. She initially pursued fame and fortune via work as an actress, singer and model. After winning the Miss San Pedro ...

31. Kathryn Harrold

Actress | Raw Deal

Kathryn Harrold was born on August 2, 1950 in Tazewell, Virginia, USA as Kathryn Hunter Harrold. She is an actress, known for Raw Deal (1986), Yes, Giorgio (1982) and Modern Romance (1981).

32. Greg Austin

Actor | Mr Selfridge

Greg Austin is an English actor best known for his roles as a young Gordon Selfridge in ITV's Mr. Selfridge, and as Charlie Smith in the BBC Doctor Who spin-off, Class.

Prior to becoming an actor, Austin started as a dancer, leading him to study a musical theatre degree at Arts Educational in London...

33. Kerry James

Actor | Heartland

Kerry James was born on August 2, 1986 as Kerry James Horn. He is an actor and producer, known for Heartland (2007), Aliens in America (2007) and All About Sarah Niles.

34. Sandra Ellis Lafferty

Actress | The Hunger Games

Sandra Ellis Lafferty is best known for her roles in Walk the Line (2005), Hunger Games (2012), Prisoners (2013) Self/Less (2015) and A Walk in the Woods (2015). Over the past three decades, she has received national and international acclaim for playing pivotal characters in film and television. ...

35. Beatrice Straight

Actress | Network

In her long career, Beatrice Straight actually did very little work in the movies, plying her trade mostly onstage. But when she did grace the silver screen, she did it with great skill. Her first love was theater, having debuted on Broadway in the 1935 "Bitter Oleander". Her work garnered her much...

36. Richard Fancy

Actor | The Girl Next Door

Richard Fancy was born on August 2, 1943 in Evanston, Illinois, USA. He is an actor, known for The Girl Next Door (2004), Tango & Cash (1989) and Hollywoodland (2006). He has been married to Joanna Fass since December 31, 1965. They have two children.

37. Zuleyka Silver

Actress | In Time

Zuleyka Silver was born on August 2, 1991 in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico. She is an actress, known for In Time (2011), The Mentalist (2008) and Girl House (2014).

38. Kara Hoffman

Actress | A Series of Unfortunate Events

Kara Hoffman was born on August 2, 2002 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Kara Irene Hoffman. She is an actress, known for Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004), General Hospital (1963) and Kroll Show (2013).

39. Nehemiah Persoff

Actor | An American Tail

Born in 1919 (some sources say 1920) in Jerusalem, Nehemiah Persoff immigrated with his family to America in 1929.

Following schooling at the Hebrew Technical Institute of New York, he found a job as a subway electrician doing signal maintenance until an interest in the theater altered the direction...

40. Charli XCX

Soundtrack | Angry Birds

Born in Cambridge as Charlotte Emma Aitchison, Charli XCX is a singer, songwriter, model and actress. Daughter of a Scottish father and Indian mother, she studied at UCL's Slade School of Fine Art in London. Charlotte kept her MSN Messenger alias for her stage name and stated writing song at 14 ...

41. Angie Cepeda

Actress | A Night in Old Mexico

Angélica María Cepeda Jiménez was born in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia on August 2nd 1974. Nevertheless she grew up in Barranquilla. Her parents are José Cepeda and Yadhira Jiménez (both lawyers) and after their divorce Angie went to live with her mother and two sisters, Lorna (actress) and Ivette.

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42. Joivan Wade

Actor | The First Purge

Joivan Wade was born on August 2, 1993 in Lewisham, London, England as Joivan Derek Graham Wade. He is an actor and writer, known for The First Purge (2018), Doctor Who (2005) and The Weekend Movie (2016).

43. Angell Conwell

Actress | The Young and the Restless

Moving from Orangeburg, South Carolina to the states capital, Columbia at the age of 2, Angell Conwell began her journey in entertainment at a very young age. After winning numerous awards locally and in the surrounding states of Georgia and North Carolina, she signed with Wilhelmina's Kids Division...

44. James Preston Rogers

Actor | Outlander

James Preston Rogers was born to Sandra Doreen Mary (Preston) Rogers and Robert Rogers in Toronto, Ontario.

After booking his first commercial without an agent or headshot, James set his sights on performing.

James was approached by the WWE just as the acting roles started coming in. He had just ...

45. Kiara Glasco

Actress | Copper

Kiara Glasco has established herself well in television from an early age. Born in Toronto Ontario, Canada. She is best known to audiences for her roles in David Cronenberg's Maps to the Stars, (2013),

BBC America Copper 2011 where ACTRA nominated her for outstanding female performance as Annie ...

46. Tom Bell

Actor | The L-Shaped Room

Tom Bell was one of the UK's finest actors but he never achieved the star billing or recognition he so richly deserved. His career spanned some 50 years. Time and time again, Bell gave memorable performances. From the able seaman ordered to be flogged by a sadistic officer, played by Dirk Bogarde, ...

47. Ann Dvorak

Actress | Scarface

Ann Dvorak was the daughter of silent film star Anna Lehr and silents director Edwin McKim. She entered films at the start of sound, as a dance instructor for the lavish MGM musicals. She came to international prominence in Scarface (1932) with Paul Muni, but often complained about the lack of ...

48. Ty O'Neal

Actor | The Postman

Ty O'Neal was born on August 2, 1978 in Abilene, Texas, USA as Ty O'Neal McClary. He is known for his work on The Postman (1997), D2: The Mighty Ducks (1994) and Wild Wild West (1999). He has been married to Christie Gorman since July 2005. They have one child.

49. Shelby Hoffman

Actress | A Series of Unfortunate Events

Shelby Hoffman was born on August 2, 2002 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Shelby Ann Hoffman. She is an actress, known for Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004), General Hospital (1963) and Kroll Show (2013).

50. Theodore Marcuse

Actor | Star Trek

One of the memorable purveyors of screen villainy in the 60s, Theo graduated with a B.A. and M.A. in classical literature from Stanford University and was at one time artist-in-residence. The son of fur designer Theodore Meyer Marcuse (1893-1983), he served with distinction as a lieutenant aboard ...


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