Birthdays in Film & TV on September 25

  • 1897 Teddy Hart, American actor (After the Thin Man, 3 Men on a Horse), born in NYC, New York (d. 1971)
  • 1901 Robert Bresson, French film director (A Man Escaped, Balthazar, at Random), born in Puy-de-Dôme, France (d. 1999)
  • 1925 Silvana Pampanini, Italian actress (Day in Court, Island Sinner), born in Rome, Italy (d. 2016)
  • 1926 Aldo Ray [Da Re], American actor (God's Little Acre, Green Beret), born in Pen Argyl, Pennsylvania (d. 1991)
  • 1926 John Ericson, German actor (Sam Bolt-Honey West, Bedknobs and Broomsticks), born in Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia
  • 1929 Ronnie Barker, British comedian (the Two Ronnies)
  • 1929 Barbara Walters, newscaster (Today, 20/20, ABC-TV), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1930 Shel Silverstein, American humorist and author (d. 1999)
  • 1932 Andrew Gardner, British broadcaster
  • 1932 Daphne Swallow, commandant/director (WRNS)
  • 1933 Hubie Brown, American basketball coach and broadcaster
  • 1934 Jean Sorel, French actor
  • 1936 Juliet Prowse, actress/dancer (Who Killed Teddy Bear), born in Mumbai, India
  • 1939 Feroz Khan, Indian actor
  • 1943 Robert Walden, American actor (Joe Rossi-Lou Grant, New Doctors), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestMichael Douglas

1944 Michael Douglas, American actor (Coma, Wall St, Jewel of the Nile), born in New Brunswick, New Jersey

  • 1946 Felicity Kendal, Indies/British actress (Shakespeare Wallah)
  • 1947 Cheryl Tiegs, Minnesota, model (Sports Illustrated)
  • 1949 Anson Williams, actor (Potsie-Happy Days), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1949 Mimi Kennedy, actress (Spencer, 3 girls 3, Under 1 Roof), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1949 Pedro Almodovar, Spanish filmmaker (Women the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, Matador), born in Calzada de Calatrava, Spain

Person of interestMark Hamill

1951 Mark Hamill, actor (Luke Skywalker-Star Wars), born in Oakland, California

Person of interestChristopher Reeve

1952 Christopher Reeve, American actor (Superman, Somewhere in Time), born in NYC, New York (d. 2004)

  • 1952 Tommy Norden, American actor (Flipper), born in NYC, New York
  • 1957 Rupert Haselden, journalist/Screenwriter
  • 1957 Ian Reddington, English actor
  • 1958 Michael Madsen, actor (Reservoir Dogs, Straight Talk), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1960 Sonia Benezra, Canadian television host
  • 1961 Heather Locklear, actress (T J Hooker, Dynasty), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1964 Anita Barone, American actress
  • 1964 Maria Doyle Kennedy, Irish actress and singer

Person of interestWill Smith

1968 Will Smith, American actor and rapper (Men in Black, Independence Day, Fresh Prince of Bel Air), born in West Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Actor Will Smith
Will Smith

Person of interestCatherine Zeta Jones

1969 Catherine Zeta Jones, Welsh actress (Chicago, The Terminal, The Legend of Zorro), born in Swansea, Wales

  • 1969 Hal Sparks, American actor
  • 1970 Kerri Kendall, playmate (Sep, 1990), born in San Diego, California
  • 1971 Brian Dunkleman, American actor
  • 1972 Nikole Viola, Miss USA-Louisiana (1997)
  • 1973 Melonie McGarrah, Rogers Arkansas, Miss America-Arkansas (1997)
  • 1973 Bridgette Wilson, Gold Beach, Oregon, American actress (Mortal Kombat, Billy Madison)
  • 1973 Bridget Marquardt, American model, born in Tillamook, Oregon
  • 1975 Declan Donnelly, English television presenter (Ant and Dec)
  • 1975 Daniel Hyde, British actor
  • 1977 Clea DuVall, American actress
  • 1978 Jodie Kidd, English model
  • 1980 T.I. [Clifford Joseph Harris Jr.], American rapper and actor (Bring Em Out, Dead and Gone), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1981 Van Hansis, American actor
  • 1982 Hyun Bin, South Korean actor
  • 1983 Donald Glover, American actor, singer and writer (Atlanta, Childish Gambino), born in Edwards Air Force Base, California
  • 1994 Jansen Panettiere, American actor