Birthdays in Film & TV on January 11

  • 1885 Jack Hoxie, American actor, rodeo performer (The White Outlaw), born in Kingfisher Creek, Oklahoma (d. 1965)
  • 1886 Chester Conklin, American actor (Every Day's a Holiday, Greed), born in Oskaloosa, Iowa (d. 1971)
  • 1886 George Zucco, British actor (Fog Island, Black Raven, Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Captain Fury), born in Manchester, England (d. 1960)
  • 1890 Monte Blue, US silent film actor (Montana, Oh Boy), born in Indianapolis, Indiana (d. 1963)
  • 1899 Eva Le Gallienne, English-American actress and director (Resurrection), born in London, England (d. 1991)
  • 1908 Lionel Stander, American blacklisted actor (Hart to Hart, Unfaithfully Yours), born in NYC, New York (d. 1994)
  • 1909 Marguerite Kelsey, English model/painter (Haunting)
  • 1912 Donald "Red" Barry, American actor (Adventures of Red Ryder, Jesse James' Women), born in Houston, Texas (d. 1980)
  • 1915 Veda Ann Borg, American model and actress (Kid Galahad, Avalanche, Accomplice), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1973)
  • 1916 Bernard Blier, actor (Les Miserables), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1921 Gory Guerrero, professional wrestler (d. 1990)
  • 1921 Kathleen Byron, British actress (Abdication, Profile, Saving Private Ryan), born in London, England (d. 2009)
  • 1926 Grant Tinker, American TV executive (NBC), born in Stamford, Connecticut (d. 2016)
  • 1926 Phil Sidey, broadcaster
  • 1928 Mitchell Ryan, American actor (Dark Shadows, Lethal Weapon, Chase, Executive Suite), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1929 Nicoletta Orsomando, Italian TV presenter, born in Casapulla

Rod Taylor

1930 Rod Taylor, Australian actor (The Birds, Time Machine), born in Sydney, New South Wales (d. 2015)

  • 1931 Ed Hall, American actor (Mannis, baby... I'm Back!, Medical Center), born in Roxbury, Massachusetts
  • 1932 Alfonso Arau, Mexican film director
  • 1935 Ghita Nørby, Danish actress
  • 1935 Melvyn Hayes [Melvyn Hyams], English actor (Gunner "Gloria Beaumont in 'It Ain't Half Hot Mum'), born in London, England
  • 1936 Linda Lawson, actress (Don't Call Me Charlie), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • 1936 Meindert Leerling, Dutch TV director/MP (RPF)
  • 1937 Felix Silla, Italian-American circus performer, Hollywood stuntman, and actor (The Addams Family - "Cousin Itt"), born in Roccascasale, Italy (d. 2021)
  • 1942 Leo Cullum, American cartoonist (The New Yorker), born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 2010)
  • 1945 Christine Kaufmann, Austrian-born actress (Town Without Pity, Red Lips), born in Lendolf (d. 2017)
  • 1947 Anna Calder-Marshall, English actress (Zulu Dawn), born in Kensington, England
  • 1952 Bille Brown, Australian actor and playwright
  • 1952 Kim Hartman, British screen, stage, and radio actress (Allo Allo! - "Helga"), born in Hammersmith, London, England
  • 1952 Massimo Lopez, Italian comedian
  • 1953 John Sessions, Scottish actor and comedian (Whose Line Is It Anyway), born in Largs, Scotland (d. 2020)
  • 1954 Saskia ten Batenburg, Dutch actress (Factory, Hunk)
  • 1956 Kuniaki Kobayashi, wrestler (WAR/NJPW)
  • 1962 Julie Moran (née Bryan), American broadcast journalist and TV hostess (Wide World of Sports; Entertainment Tonight), born in Thomasville, Georgia
  • 1962 Kim Coles, American actress (Living Single - "Synclaire"), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1963 Jason Connery, actor (Robin Hood), born in London, England
  • 1965 Loredana Romito, Benevento Italy, model/actress (Fatal Temptation)
  • 1965 Olivia Barash, actress (Laura-Out of the Blue), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1966 Marc Acito, American novelist and humorist
  • 1967 Jeff Bankett, actor (Tyler-1 Life to Live), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1968 Sharon Brown, American actress (Chantal-Generations), born in NYC, New York
  • 1969 Kyle Richards, American actress

Mary J. Blige

1971 Mary J. Blige, American R&B singer-songwriter ("Be Without You") and actress (I Can Do Bad All By Myself), born in NYC, New York

  • 1972 Marc Blucas, American actor, born in Butler, Pennsylvania
  • 1973 Joanna Brodzik, Polish actress (Magma M. and Kasia i Tomek), born in Krosno Odrzańskie, Poland
  • 1973 Rockmond Dunbar, American actor (Earth 2, Prison Break), born in Berkeley, California
  • 1978 Holly Brisley, Australian actress, born in Adelaide, Australia
  • 1979 Darren Lynn Bousman, American film director, born in Overland Park, Kansas
  • 1980 Deanna Wright, American actress, born in Ocala, Florida
  • 1982 Ashley Taylor Dawson, British actor and singer, born in Manchester, United Kingdom
  • 1982 Son Ye-jin, South Korean actress, born in Sang-dong, South Korea
  • 1986 Rachel Riley, English television presenter and mathematician (Countdown, 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown), born in Rochford, England
  • 1993 Flora Cross, French-American actress, born in Paris, France