Birthdays in Film & TV on January 14

  • 1871 Pauline Beersmans, Flemish actress (Hofslachter), born (d. 1942)
  • 1892 Hal Roach, early film director and producer (1 Million BC)
  • 1898 Helen Flint, American actress (Sea Devils, Married Before Breakfast), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1967)
  • 1899 Veronica Turleigh, Irish actress (Promoter), born in County Donegal, Ireland (d. 1971)
  • 1901 Bebe Daniels, American actress (42nd Street, Lonesome Luke), born in Dallas, Texas (d. 1971)
  • 1906 William Bendix, American actor (Lifeboat, Babe Ruth Story, Life of Riley), born in NYC, New York (d. 1964)
  • 1908 Russ Columbo [Ruggiero Eugenio di Rodolfo Colombo], American baritone, violinist and actor (You Call It Madness, But I Call It Love), born in Camden, New Jersey (d. 1934)
  • 1914 Harold Russell, Canadian actor (Best Years of Our Life, Dogtown), born in North Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada (d. 2002)
  • 1919 Andy Rooney, CBS news correspondent (60 Minutes), born in Albany, New York
  • 1920 George Herman, newsman (CBS-TV)
  • 1924 Guy Williams [Armando Joseph Catalano], American actor (Zorro, Lost in Space), born in NYC, New York (d. 1989)
  • 1926 Frank Aletter, American character actor (Mac-It's About Time, Tom-Nancy), born in Long Island, New York (d. 2009)
  • 1926 Warren Mitchell, English actor (Alf Garnett in Till Death Us Do Part), born in London (d. 2015)
  • 1929 Aleksander Petrovic, film director
  • 1931 Caterina Valente, Italian singer, dancer, and actress (Bon soir, Kathrin!, The Entertainers), born in Paris, France
  • 1932 Harriet Andersson, actress (Cries & Whispers), born in Stockholm, Sweden

  • 1933 Stan Brakhage, American filmmaker (d. 2003)
  • 1934 Richard Briers, English actor, (d. 2013)
  • 1937 Shoban Babu, Indian actor
  • 1938 Jack Jones, American singer (Love Boat Theme), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1941 Marjoe Gortner, actor (Speak Up America, Falcon Crest), born in Long Beach, California

Person of interestFaye Dunaway

1941 Faye Dunaway, American actress (Chinatown, Bonnie & Clyde), born in Bascom, Florida

Actress Faye Dunaway
Faye Dunaway
  • 1943 Holland Taylor, actress (Bossom Buddies, Camilla-Naked Truth), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1943 Ronald Hunter, actor (Lazarus Syndrome), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1948 Carl Weathers, New Orlean La, actor (Apollo Creed-Rocky)
  • 1949 Christine Belford, actress (Banacek, Empire, 90210), born in Amityville, New York
  • 1949 Lawrence Kasdan, director/writer (Accidental Tourist), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1949 Paul Chubb, Australian actor (d. 2002)
  • 1954 Jim Duggan, American wrestler
  • 1957 Suzanne Danielle, English actress
  • 1959 Susan Smith, Beloit WISC, playmate (Sept, 1981)

Person of interestSteven Soderbergh

1963 Steven Soderbergh, American producer, director, writer (Ocean's Eleven, Traffic), born in Atlanta, Georgia

  • 1964 Mark Addy, British actor
  • 1964 Ernest Miller, American wrestler
  • 1965 Desiree Nosbusch, Luxembourg, actress (The Fan)
  • 1965 Jemma Redgrave, actress (Buddha of Suburbia), born in London, England
  • 1966 Daniel J Schneider, actor (Dennis-Head of the Class), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1967 Emily Watson, British actress (Corpse Bride, War Horse, Red Dragon), born in Islington, London, England
  • 1967 Tom Rhodes, actor (Tom Rhodes-Mr Rhodes)
  • 1967 Kerri Green, American actress
  • 1967 Saskia Wickham, British actress

Person of interestLL Cool J

1968 LL Cool J, American rapper (Bigger & Deffer), born in Bay Shore, New York

Actor and Rapper LL Cool J
Actor and Rapper
LL Cool J

Person of interestJason Bateman

1969 Jason Bateman, American actor (Arrested Development, Ozark), born in Rye, New York

  • 1970 Gene Snitsky, American professional wrestler
  • 1974 Kevin Durand, Canadian actor
  • 1979 Karen Elson, British supermodel
  • 1979 Angela Lindvall, American supermodel
  • 1980 Hiroshi Tamaki, Japanese actor and model
  • 1988 Jack P. Shepherd, English actor
  • 1990 Grant Gustin, American actor (The Flash), born in Norfolk, Virginia