Birthdays in Film & Television in December 1953

  • Dec 5 Larry Zbyszko, [Living Legend, Whistler], wrestler (WCW/AWA/NWA/WWF)
  • Dec 6 Gina Hecht, actress (Melanie-Hizzoner, Mork & Mindy), born in Houston, Texas
  • Dec 6 Kin Shriner, Indiana, actor (Scott-General Hospital, Rituals)
  • Dec 6 Thomas Hulce, American actor (Amadeus, Equus, Echo Park), born in Detroit, Michigan,

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Dec 8 Sam Kinison, American screaming comedian and actor (Back to School, Charlie Hoover), born in Yakima, Washington (d. 1992)

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  • Dec 8 Kim Basinger, American actress
  • Dec 9 John Malkovich, actor and director (Killing Fields), born in Christopher, Illinois
  • Dec 10 Jack Scalia, actor and director (Amore, Deadly Desire, Donor, T-Force)
  • Dec 11 Bess Armstrong, actress (Julia-On Our Own, 4 Seasons, Jaws), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Dec 11 Peter Isacksen, Dover NH, actor (CPO Sharkey, Jessie)
  • Dec 14 Joe Toplyn, comedic writer (Late Night with David Letterman), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Dec 14 Vijay Amritraj, India, tennis player/actor (Octopussy)
  • Dec 16 Filip Bolluyt, Dutch actor (Daybreak)
  • Dec 17 Barry Livingston, actor (Ernie-My 3 Sons), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Dec 17 Bill Pullman, Hornell NY, actor (Sommersby, League of their Own, Independence Day)
  • Dec 17 Samuel Hadida, film distributor
  • Dec 22 Bernnadette Stanis, American actress (Thelma-Good Times), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Dec 23 John Callahan, actor (Craig-Santa Barbara, Falcon Crest), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Dec 23 Tatsumi Fujinami, wrestler (WWF/NWA)
  • Dec 27 Arthur Kent [The Scud Stud], American newscaster (prominent Gulf War coverage for NBC), born in Alberta, Canada
  • Dec 28 Robert Pittman, TV executive/developer (MTV)
  • Dec 29 Gali Atari, Israeli singer and actress
  • Dec 31 James Remar, actor (48 Hours, Rent-a-Cop, Cotton Club), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Dec 31 Jane Badler, actress (Fine Gold, Easy Kill, V), born in Brooklyn, New York