Birthdays in Film & TV on October 28

  • 1756 ALF [Gordon Shumway], fictional Melmacian Alien Life Form from the American sitcom "ALF"
  • 1889 Juliette Béliveau, Quebec comedian (d. 1975)
  • 1895 John Boles, American singer and actor (Babes in Baghdad), born in Greenville, Texas (d. 1969)
  • 1897 Edith Head, Hollywood costume designer (8 Oscars), born in San Bernardino, California (d. 1981)
  • 1902 Elsa Lanchester, British actress (The Bride of Frankenstien), born in London, England (d. 1986)
  • 1907 Lew Parker, actor (Lou Marie-That Girl)
  • 1913 Peter Glenville, English stage and screen actor and director (Hotel Paradiso, Becket), born in London (d. 1996)
  • 1917 Jack Soo, American actor (d. 1979)
  • 1919 Bernhard Wicki, St Polten Austria, director/actor (Crime & Passion)
  • 1927 Cleo Laine, actress/singer (Flesh to a Tiger), born in Middlesex, England
  • 1929 Joan Plowright, Brigg England, actress (Brimstone & Treacle)
  • 1929 Marcel Bozzuffi, French actor (d. 1988)
  • 1933 Suzy Parker, model and actress (Chamber of Horrors), born in San Antonio, Texas (d. 2003)
  • 1939 Jane Alexander, [Quigley], actress (Betsy, Kramer vs Kramer), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1940 Susan Harris, American television writer and producer
  • 1941 John Hallam, Irish actor
  • 1943 Charo López, Spanish actress
  • 1944 Coluche, [Michel Colucci] France, comedian (My Best Friend's Girl)
  • 1944 Dennis Franz, Maywood Ill, actor (Buntz-Hill Street Blues, NYPD Blue)
  • 1947 Tom Fitzsimmons, actor (Franklin-Paper Chase), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1952 Annie Potts, actress (Mary Jo-Designing Women), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 1960 Mark Derwin, Park Forest Ill, actor (AC Mallet-Guiding Light)
  • 1962 Daphne Zuniga, actress (Jo Reynolds-Melrose Place, Spaceballs), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1963 Lauren Holly, actress (Picket Fences), born in Bristol, Pennsylvania
  • 1963 Veronica Gamba, playmate (November, 1983), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1965 Jami Gertz, actress (Less the Zero, Crossroads, Solarbabies), born in Chicago, Illinois

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1967 Julia Roberts, American actress (Mystic Pizza, Pretty Woman), born in Smyrna, Georgia

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  • 1967 Kevin Macdonald, Scottish film director
  • 1973 Alvin Burke, Jr., American professional wrestler
  • 1974 Joaquin Leaf Phoenix, PR, actor (Russkies, Space Camp)
  • 1978 Marta Etura, Spanish actress
  • 1978 Gwendoline Christie, English actress (Game of Thrones), born in Worthing, England
  • 1980 Christy Hemme, American professional wrestler
  • 1980 Dimitri Liakopoulos, Greek actor
  • 1982 Matt Smith, English actor (11th Doctor in Doctor Who), born in Northampton
  • 1984 Amanda Paige, American model
  • 1996 Naelee Rae, American actress
  • 1996 Jasmine Jessica Anthony, American actress (1408, Water Pills) born in Tarzana, California