Birthdays in Film & TV on March 29

  • 1889 Howard Lindsay, American playwright, actor and director (State of the Union), born in Waterford, New York (d. 1968)

Warner BaxterWarner Baxter (1889-1951)

American actor (In Old Arizona, Cisco Kid), born in Columbus, Ohio

  • 1902 Onslow Stevens, American actor (This is the Life), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1977)
  • 1903 Arthur Negus, English antiques expert and broadcaster (Antiques Roadshow), born in Reading (d. 1985)
  • 1906 E. Power Biggs, English organist and composer (CBS), born in Westcliff-on-Sea, England (d. 1977)
  • 1908 Arthur O'Connell, American actor (Mr Peepers, Second Hundred Years), born in NYC, New York (d. 1981)
  • 1908 Dennis O'Keefe, American actor and director (T-Men, Fighting Seabees), born in Fort Madison, Iowa (d. 1968)
  • 1911 Brigitte Horney, German actress (Das Erbe der Guldenburgs), born in Dahlem, Germany (d. 1988)
  • 1911 Philip Ahn, American actor (Kung Fu, Thoroughly Modern Millie), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1978)
  • 1913 Niall MacGinnis, Irish character actor (Curse of the Demon, Helen of Troy), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 1977)
  • 1913 Phil Foster, American comedian (Frank De Fazio-Laverne & Shirley), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1985)
  • 1918 Pearl Bailey, American Tony and Emmy Award-winning stage and screen actress, singer and dancer (Hello, Dolly!), born in Newport News, Virginia (d. 1990)
  • 1919 Eileen Heckart, American actress (Butterflies Are Free, Doll's House, Trauma Center), born in Columbus, Ohio (d. 2001)
  • 1929 Ronald Clive Williams, Welsh actor and comedian (Twin Town), born in Cefneithin, Carmarthenshire, Wales (d. 1997)
  • 1929 Utpal Dutt, Indian actor and director (Manusher Adhikar), born in Barisal, Bengal Presidency, India (d. 1993)
  • 1936 Richard Rodney Bennett, English pianist, classical, jazz, and film score composer (Far From The Madding Crowd; Four Weddings And A Funeral), born in Kent, England (d. 2012)
  • 1938 Margaret Howard, British broadcaster (Letterbox)
  • 1941 Terence Hill, Italian actor (Super Fuzz; They Call Me Trinity), born in Venice, Italy
  • 1942 Julie Goodyear, English television actress (Bet Lynch-Coronation Street), born in Bury, England
  • 1942 Scott Wilson, American actor (The Walking Dead; The Ninth Configuration), born in Thomasville, Georgia (d. 2018)
  • 1943 Eric Idle, English comedian, actor (Monty Python), born in South Shields, England
  • 1944 John Suchet, British TV journalist (Independent TV News), and classical music presenter (Classics FM), born in Paddington, London, England
  • 1945 Willem Ruis, Dutch TV host (Willem Ruis Show), born in Haarlem, Netherlands (d. 1986)
  • 1946 Bruce Weber, American fashion photographer and director (Broken Noses), born in Greensburg, Pennsylvania
  • 1947 Robert Gordon, American rockabilly revival singer-songwriter (Red Hot), and actor (The Loveless), born in Bethesda, Maryland (d. 2022)
  • 1948 (Walter) "Bud" Cort, American actor (M*A*S*H(film); Brewster McCloud; Harold and Maude), born in New Rochelle, New York
  • 1955 Brendan Gleeson, Irish actor and film director (Braveheart), born in Dublin
  • 1955 Christopher Lawford, American actor (Charlie Brent-All My Children), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1955 Dianne Kay, American actress (Nancy-8 is Enough, Reggie, Glitter), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1955 Marina Sirtis, English actress (Troi-Star Trek: The Next Generation), born in London, England
  • 1956 Kurt Thomas, American gymnast (first American male to win gold medal at World Championships, floor 1978; floor, horizontal bars 1979), and actor (Gymkata), born in Miami, Florida (d. 2020)
  • 1957 Christopher Lambert, French-American actor (Highlander, Subway, Greystoke, Why Me), born in Great Neck, New York
  • 1958 Victor Salva, American film director (Jeepers Creepers), born in Martinez, California
  • 1960 Annabella Sciorra, American actress (The Sopranos), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1961 Amy Sedaris, American actress and comedian, born in Endicott, New York
  • 1961 Ane-Marie Sanches, newscaster (Suriname TV/Radio)

Elle MacPhersonElle MacPherson (58 years old)

1964 Australian supermodel and actress (Sirens), born in Sydney, New South Wales

  • 1964 Jill Goodacre Connick, American model (Victoria Secrets), born in Lubbock, Texas

Lucy LawlessLucy Lawless (54 years old)

1968 New Zealand actress (Xena: Warrior Princess) and singer, born in Auckland, New Zealand

  • 1972 Junichi Suwabe, Japanese voice actor, born in Tokyo
  • 1974 Kristoffer Cusick, American actor
  • 1978 Michael Kaczurak, American singer and actor
  • 1980 Amy Mathews, Australian actress (Home and Away), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1980 Kim Tae Hee, South Korean actress (Iris), born in Ulsan, Korea
  • 1981 Megan Hilty, American actress and singer (Wicked), born in Bellevue, Washington
  • 1983 Ed Skrein, English actor (Deadpool) and director, born in London, England
  • 1994 Sulli [Choi Jin-ri], South Korean K-pop singer (f(x)) and actress (Fashion King), born in Basun, South Korea (d. 2019)
  • 1996 Juanpa Zurita, Mexican social media personality (Vine, YouTube), actor and model, born in Mexico City, Mexico
  • 1997 Arón Piper, German-Spanish actor (Elite) and singer, born in Berlin, Germany
  • 2336 Deanna Troi, Betazed, fictional counsellor-Star Trek Next Generation