Celebrity Birthdays: October 29 – November 11

Happy 30th birthday to Ben Foster. He often plays eerie roles, like in Hostage or in 30 Days of Night. Foster is a great screen presence and he's best known for his roles in 3:10 to Yuma, Pandorum, The Messenger, and The Mechanic. My favourite films with Foster in a leading or supporting role: Hostage (2005) -- Alpha Dog (2006) -- 30 Days of Night (2007).   The late [...]

Celebrity Birthdays: October 8 – 14

Chevy Chase (October 8) Happy 69th birthday to Chevy Chase who is probably best known for his role in National Lampoon’s Vacation films as Clark Griswold. He’s also well known for his improvisational role of Ty Webb in 1980’s Caddyshack. Nowadays he appears on the NBC comedy TV Series Community, as the racist, clueless, offensive, [...]

August 28 Birthdays

There's a few celebrity birthdays today: Jack Black (43), David Fincher (50), Sarah Roemer (28), Jennifer Coolidge (51) and Daniel Stern (55). Jack Black This comedy actor just turned 43 today. He's been in School of Rock, Tenacious D in the Pick of Destiny, Tropic Thunder, Nacho Libre, and he's been the voice talents for Shark Tale, Kung Fu Panda, and [...]

A late post for today’s birthdays!

Happy birthday to Sean Connery (82); Blake Lively (25). Sean Connery Sean Connery has played great characters: James Bond (often coined the first actor to portray him), but I've only seen him in Finding Forrester, Marnie and The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen. I'll have to see the J.B. films before I die, but for now that's all I've [...]

Happy birthday funny lady, Kristen Wiig (39)

  Kristen Wiig Wiig has been voice talents for the films Despicable Me as Miss Hattie and How to Train Your Dragon; and she also showed a decent dramatic side in her small role in the romance/crime film based on true events, All Good Things alongside Ryan Gosling and Kirsten Dunst. She was in the comedy/action British comedy Paul (the poorest [...]

(August 21) Happy birthday Hayden Panettiere (23), Peter Weir (68) and Carrie-Anne Moss (45)

                                           Hayden Panettiere The sexy New York native just turned 23 today. Hayden has a pretty impressive résumé. She was on the soap opera One Life to Live at the age of four and a half; and later [...]