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Birthdays in Film & Television in 1976

Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 1 - 200 of 219

  • Jan 1 Georgina Chapman, British fashion designer and actress

Person of interestChai Jing

Jan 1 Chai Jing, Chinese broadcaster, author and documentary maker (Under the Dome), born in Linfen, Shanxi Province

Journalist and Environmental Activist Chai Jing
Journalist and Environmental Activist
Chai Jing
  • Jan 2 Mahée Paiement, Canadian actress
  • Jan 2 Paz Vega, Spanish actress
  • Jan 3 Alisen Down, Canadian actress
  • Jan 3 Dinara Drukarova, Russian actress
  • Jan 3 Nicholas Gonzalez, American actor
  • Jan 6 Danny Pintauro, American actor (Jonathan-Who's the Boss), born in Milltown, New Jersey
  • Jan 8 Jenny Lewis, American actress (Becky-Life With Lucy), born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Jan 9 Todd Grisham, American professional wrestling interviewer, born in Hattiesburg, Mississippi
  • Jan 12 Miki Nakatani, Japanese actress & singer, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Jan 13 Michael Peña, American actor
  • Jan 15 Dorian Missick, American actor, born in East Orange, New Jersey
  • Jan 22 Balthazar Getty, American actor (Young Guns 2, Lord of the Flies), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jan 23 Angelica Lee, Taiwanese actress & singer, born in Alor Setar, Malaysia
  • Jan 23 Nigel McGuinness, English professional wrestler, born in London, United Kingdom

  • Jan 26 Frankie Rayder, American model
  • Jan 27 Clint Ford, American voice actor
  • Jan 27 Ruby Lin, Taiwanese actress and singer
  • Jan 28 Lee Ingleby, British actor
  • Jan 28 Emiko Kado, Japanese professional wrestler (d. 1999)
  • Jan 29 Ilmira Shamsutdinova, Miss Universe-Russia/best costume (1996)
  • Jan 29 Charles Divins, American model and actor
  • Jan 30 Andy Milonakis, American comedian, born in Katonah, New York
  • Feb 2 Lori Beth Denberg, American actress

Person of interestIsla Fisher

Feb 3 Isla Fisher, Australian actress (Arrested Development, The Great Gatsby), born in Muscat, Oman

Actress Isla Fisher
Actress
Isla Fisher

Person of interestChen Kun

Feb 4 Chen Kun, Chinese actor (Painted Skin), born in Chongqing, China

Actor and Singer Chen Kun
Actor and Singer
Chen Kun
  • Feb 5 Tony Jaa, Thai actor & martial artist, born in Surin, Thailand
  • Feb 5 Abhishek Bachchan, Indian actor, born in Mumbai, India
  • Feb 9 Charlie Day, American actor
  • Feb 10 Keeley Hawes, British actress, born in Marylebone, United Kingdom
  • Feb 11 Brice Beckham, American actor (Wesley-Mr Belvedare), born in Long Beach, California
  • Feb 11 André Wickström, Finland-Swedish comedian and actor, born in Sipoo, Finland
  • Feb 12 Christopher Pettiet, American actor (Young Riders), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Feb 12 Anna Benson, US model, born in Mableton, United States
  • Feb 12 Silvia Saint, Czech actress, born in Kyjov, Czech Republic
  • Feb 16 Joe Odagiri, Japanese actor
  • Feb 17 Kelly Carlson, American actress
  • Feb 20 Gail Kim, Canadian professional wrestler
  • Feb 23 Kelly Macdonald, Scottish actress, born in Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • Feb 24 Crista Flanagan, American television comedian

  • Feb 25 Rashida Jones, American actress (Parks and Recreation), writer, model, and musician, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Feb 28 Ali Larter, American actress and model
  • Feb 28 Guillaume Lemay-Thivierge, Canadian actor

Person of interestJa Rule

Feb 29 Ja Rule, American rapper (Between Me and You, Always on Time) and actor, born in NYC, New York

Rapper Ja Rule
Rapper
Ja Rule
  • Feb 29 Emma Barton, English actress
  • Mar 1 Dave Malkoff, American TV News Reporter
  • Mar 4 Sean Covel, American film producer
  • Mar 5 Katerina Matziou, Greek actress
  • Mar 6 Ken Anderson, American professional wrestler
  • Mar 8 Freddie Prinze Jr, actor (I Know What You Did Last Summer)
  • Mar 9 Ben Mulroney, Canadian television host, born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Mar 10 Haifa Wehbe, Lebanese actress, model and singer
  • Mar 12 Zhao Wei, Chinese actress
  • Mar 13 Danny Masterson, American actor (That '70s Show), born in Long Island, New York
  • Mar 15 Cara Pifko, Canadian actress
  • Mar 16 Paul Schneider, American actor
  • Mar 16 Nick Spano, American actor
  • Mar 17 Brittany Daniel, American actress
  • Mar 17 Cynthia Daniel, American actress and photographer
  • Mar 18 Michael Spillane, American wrestler, better known as Mike Quackenbush
  • Mar 18 Giovanna Antonelli, Brazilian actress
  • Mar 19 Rachel Blanchard, actress (Cher Horowitz-Clueless), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Mar 22 Kellie Shanygne Williams, actress (Laura-Family Matters), born in Washington, D.C.

Person of interestReese Witherspoon

Mar 22 Reese Witherspoon, American actress (Pleasantville, Legally Blonde, Sweet Home Alabama), born in New Orleans, Louisiana

  • Mar 23 Keri Russell, American actress (Felicity, The Americans), born in Fountain Valley, California
  • Mar 25 Cha Tae-hyun, South Korean actor
  • Mar 25 Gigi Leung, Hong Kong actress and singer (Tempting Heart), born in Hong Kong
  • Mar 26 Amy Smart, American actress
  • Mar 26 Natalia Livingston, American actress
  • Mar 26 Nurgül Yeşilçay, Turkish actress
  • Mar 31 Josh Saviano, actor (Paul Pfeiffer-Wonder Years)
  • Apr 1 David Oyelowo, English Nigerian actor (Spooks, Lincoln), born in Oxford, England
  • Apr 3 Will Mellor, English actor (Hollyoaks), born in Bredbury, Greater Manchester
  • Apr 5 Sterling K. Brown, American actor (The People v. O. J. Simpson, This is Us), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Apr 6 Candace H Cameron Bure, actress (DJ Tanner-Full House)
  • Apr 7 Kevin Alejandro, American actor

Person of interestJonathan Brandis

Apr 13 Jonathan Brandis, American actor (Lucas Wolenczak-seaQuest DSV), born in Danbury, Connecticut (d. 2003)

  • Apr 13 Valentina Cervi, Italian actress, born in Rome, Italy
  • Apr 13 Yu Ji-tae, South Korean actor, born in Seoul
  • Apr 15 Susan Ward, American actress
  • Apr 16 Lukas Haas, American actor and musician (Witness, Inception), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 16 Shu Qi, Taiwanese actress (Three Times), born in Taipei, Taiwan
  • Apr 17 Monet Mazur, American actress and musician, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 17 Alex Nesic, Serbian-French-American actor, born in Santa Barbara, California

Person of interestMelissa Joan Hart

Apr 18 Melissa Joan Hart, American actress (Clarissa, Sabrina), born in Smithtown, New York

  • Apr 20 Joey Lawrence, American actor (Gimme a Break, Blossom, Summer Rental), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Apr 24 Shane McDermott, American actor (Garrett Booth-Swan's Crossing), born in Middletown, New York
  • Apr 27 Sally Hawkins, English film actress (The Shape of Water), born in London, England
  • May 1 Darius McCrary, actor (Edward Winslow-Family Matters)
  • May 4 Heather Kozar, playmate (Jan, 1998), born in Akron, Ohio
  • May 5 Sage Stallone, American actor (Rocky V) and the eldest son of Sylvester Stallone, born in Los Angeles, California
  • May 12 Matthew P Newmark, actor (Joseph Carroll-Guns of Paradise)
  • May 14 Martine McCutcheon, British actress
  • May 23 Kelly Marie Monaco, playmate (April, 1997), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • May 25 Cillian Murphy, Irish actor (28 Days Later), born in Douglas, County Cork, Ireland
  • May 25 Ethan Suplee, American actor (American History X), born in Manhattan, New York
  • May 26 Benji Gregory, Encino California, actor (Brian Tanner-Alf)
  • May 28 Liam O'Brien, American voice actor
  • May 29 Jerry Hairston Jr., American baseball infielder/outfielder, broadcaster (Baltimore Orioles), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • May 29 Yūsuke Iseya, Japanese model and actor
  • May 30 Omri Hairi Katz, actor (Marshall Teller-Eerie Indiana), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestColin Farrell

May 31 Colin Farrell, Irish actor (In Bruges, Minority Report), born in Dublin, Ireland

  • Jun 5 Ross Noble, British comedian
  • Jun 7 Cassidy Rae, American actress (Sarah-Models Inc, Clarissa), born in Clermont, Florida
  • Jun 13 Kym Marsh, English singer, actress, & T.V. presenter
  • Jun 14 Alan Carr, British Stand-up comedian, Television presenter
  • Jun 18 Alana de la Garza, American actress
  • Jun 23 Patrick Monahan, British comedian
  • Jun 23 Emmanuelle Vaugier, Canadian actress
  • Jun 25 Dubravka Vukotić, Montenegrin actress, born in Montenegro, Yugoslavia

  • Jun 29 Bret McKenzie, New Zealand musician and comedian (Flight of the Concords), born in Wellington, New Zealand
  • Jul 3 Andrea Barber, actress (Kimmy Gibbler-Full House)
  • Jul 5 Marina Dias, Brazilian model, born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • Jul 9 Fred Savage, American actor (Kevin-Wonder Years, Vice Versa), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Jul 10 Adrian Grenier, American actor
  • Jul 12 Anna Friel, British actress (Pushing Daisies), born in Rochdale, Greater Manchester
  • Jul 13 Al Santos, American model and actor
  • Jul 14 Kirsten Sheridan, Irish film director and screenwriter
  • Jul 15 Diane Kruger, German actress and former fashion model
  • Jul 16 Bobby Lashley, American professional wrestler, born in Junction City, Kansas
  • Jul 17 Dagmara Dominczyk, Polish actress, born in Kielce, Poland
  • Jul 17 Eric Winter, American actor, born in La Mirada, California
  • Jul 17 Matthew Holmes, Australian actor, born in Albury, Australia
  • Jul 18 Elsa Pataky, Spanish actress
  • Jul 19 R J Williams, actor (General Hospital, Full House)
  • Jul 19 Vinessa Shaw, American actress
  • Jul 19 Benedict Cumberbatch, English actor (12 Years a Slave, Sherlock), born in London, England
  • Aug 2 Sam Worthington, Australian actor, born in Godalming, United Kingdom
  • Aug 5 Kwon Sang-woo, South Korean actor
  • Aug 6 Soleil Moon Frye, actress (Punky Brewster), born in Glendora, California
  • Aug 8 Tawny Cypress, American actress
  • Aug 9 Jessica Capshaw, American actress
  • Aug 9 Rhona Mitra, English actress
  • Aug 9 Audrey Tautou, French actress (Venus Beauty Institute), born in Beaumont, Puy-de-Dôme, France
  • Aug 10 Michael Depoli, American wrestler
  • Aug 11 Will Friedle, actor (Eric-Boy Meets World, Gift of Love), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • Aug 12 Richard McCourt, English children's television presenter
  • Aug 14 Alex Albrecht, American actor, born in Vienna, Virginia
  • Aug 14 Maya Nasri, Lebanese actress and singer, born in Minyara, Lebanon
  • Aug 14 Steve Braun, Canadian actor, born in Winnipeg, Canada
  • Aug 17 Scott Halberstadt, American actor
  • Aug 23 Scott Caan, American actor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Aug 25 Alexander Skarsgård, Swedish actor (True Blood, Big Little Lies), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • Aug 27 Milano Collection AT [Akihito Terui], Japanese professional wrestler, born in Morioka, Japan
  • Aug 30 Sarah-Jane Potts, English actress
  • Sep 2 Erin Hershey, American actress.
  • Sep 3 Ashley Jones, American actress
  • Sep 3 Vivek Oberoi, Indian actor
  • Sep 4 Katreeya English, Thai singer and actress, born in Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Sep 5 Carice van Houten, Dutch actress (Black Book, Game of Thrones), born in Leiderdor

  • Sep 6 Hyun Young, South Korean actress and pop singer, born in Suwon, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea
  • Sep 6 Naomie Harris, English actress (Moonlight), born in Islington, London
  • Sep 7 Oliver Hudson, American actor (Rules of Engagement), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Sep 8 Sarah Kucserka, American TV producer and screenwriter (Ugly Betty)
  • Sep 9 Emma de Caunes, French film actress, born in Paris, France
  • Sep 9 Chace Ambrose, American actor and writer, born in Macon, Georgia
  • Sep 9 Juan A. Baptista, Venezuelan actor, born in Caracas, Venezuela
  • Sep 19 Alison Sweeney, American actress (Days of Our Lives), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Sep 20 Enuka Okuma, Canadian actress
  • Sep 20 Jon Bernthal, American actor (The Walking Dead, The Punisher), born in Washington D.C.
  • Sep 23 Faune A. Chambers, American actress
  • Sep 23 Kip Pardue, American actor and model
  • Sep 24 Stephanie McMahon-Levesque, American professional wrestler
  • Sep 26 Tyler Denk, American model and reality show contestant
  • Sep 30 Adita Linares, spanish actress (Clueless, Cookie), born in Miami, Florida
  • Oct 3 Seann William Scott, American actor (Role Models), born in Cottage Grove, Minnesota
  • Oct 4 Alicia Silverstone, American actress (Clueless, Batman Forever), born in San Francisco, California
  • Oct 4 Cabral Ibacka, Romanian actor and television presenter
  • Oct 5 Song Seung-hun, South Korean actor
  • Oct 6 Barbie Hsu, Taiwanese actress and singer
  • Oct 9 Nick Swardson, American stand up comedian and actor (Reno 911!), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Oct 11 Emily Deschanel, American actress (Bones), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 12 Sarah Lane, American television personality and ballet dancer, born in San Francisco, California
  • Oct 14 Chang Chen, Taiwanese actor (Red Cliff), born in Taipei, Taiwan
  • Oct 15 Yoon Son-ha, South Korean actress and singer
  • Oct 19 Omar Gooding, American actor
  • Oct 19 Desmond Harrington, American actor
  • Oct 21 Jeremy Miller, West Covina California, actor (Ben-Growing Pains)
  • Oct 22 Helen Svedin, Swedish model
  • Oct 23 Cat Deeley, English model and television personality
  • Oct 23 Ryan Reynolds, Canadian actor and comedian (Deadpool), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Oct 31 Piper Perabo, American actress (Covert Affairs), born in Dallas, Texas
  • Nov 1 Matt Chapman, American cartoonist and voice actor
  • Nov 1 Logan Marshall-Green, American actor
  • Nov 9 Laura Csortan, Miss Universe-Congeniality (Australia, 1997), born in Brisbane, Australia
  • Nov 11 Lisa Gleave, American actress and model
  • Nov 13 Hiroshi Tanahashi, Japanese professional wrestler
  • Nov 14 Chris Demetral, Royal Oaks MI, actor (Dolly Dearest)
  • Nov 15 Brandon DiCamillo, American comedian
  • Nov 15 Virginie Ledoyen, French actress, born in Aubervilliers, France
  • Nov 17 Brandon Call, American actor (Baywatch, Blind Fury, Step by Step), born in Torrance, California
  • Nov 17 Diane Neal, American actress
  • Nov 18 Mona Zaki, Egyptian Actress
  • Nov 20 Jason Thompson, Canadian actor, born in St. Albert, Alberta, Canada
  • Nov 22 Taryn Mansell, Aruba, Miss Universe-2nd place (1996)
  • Nov 23 Page Kennedy, American actor, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Nov 26 Maven Huffman, American professional wrestler (WWF/E), born in Crimora, Virginia
  • Nov 27 Jaleel White, actor (Steve Urkel-Family Matters), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 29 Anna Faris, American actress (Mom), born in Baltimore, Maryland

About 1976

How Old? 42 or 43 years old
Generation: Generation X

Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit (Jan 1 - Jan 30), Dragon (Jan 31 - Dec 31)