People

Profiles for individual celebrities.

Claire Danes is an American actress born on April 12, 1979. She had an early start in 1994 playing Angela Chase in the series My So-Called Life. She won a Primetime Emmy nomination for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for the role.

Hugh Dancy is an English actor born on June 19, 1975. He gained popularity after his role as David Copperfield in the film David Copperfield (2000). He later joined the all-star cast of Black Hawk Down with Josh Hartnett, Eric Bana, Ewan McGregor, Tom Hardy, Tom Sizemore, Orlando Bloom, Jeremy Piven, and directed by Ridley Scott.

JoAnna Garcia Swisher is an American actress born on August 10, 1979. At a young age, she played Sam from the television series Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1994–96). She later had roles as Vicki Appleby in Freaks and Geeks (1999–2000), and Cheyenne Hart-Montgomery on sitcom Reba (2001–07).

Freddie Highmore is a British actor born on February 14, 1992. He has had lead roles in Finding Neverland (2004), Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005), August Rush (2007), and The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008) from a young age and he has also received two consecutive Critics’ Choice Movie Awards for Best Young Performer. In recent years, he has starred as Norman Bates in the drama-thriller series Bates Motel (2013–2017).

Artis Leon Ivey Jr., better known as Coolio, was an American rapper, music producer, and actor who lived from August 1, 1963, until September 28, 2022. He’s most well known for his hit single “Gangsta’s Paradise” (1995), which is considered one of the most successful rap songs of all time, setting multiple sales records and winning multiple awards, including the Grammy for Best Rap Solo Performance. ” Gansta’s Paradise” was featured on the soundtrack to the 1995 film Dangerous Minds, starring Michelle Pfeiffer.

Josh Hartnett is an American actor born on July 21, 1978. He made his film debut in Halloween H20: 20 Years Later in 1998 after successfully playing Michael Fitzgerald in the series Cracker (1997).

Vera Farmiga is an American actress born on August 6, 1973. She started on Broadway with productions like Taking Sides (1996). She later had a lead role in the fantasy series Roar (1997) and film debut in Return to Paradise (1998).

Taissa Farmiga is an American actress born on August 17, 1994. She is the younger sister of actress Vera Farmiga. After a strong of appearances in mainstream and cult horrors in the 2010s, she established herself as a “screen queen”, a title reserved for those with notable appearances in horror films.

Skyler Gisondo is an American actor born on July 22, 1996. He has had many support roles in both films and television series including The Righteous Gemstones, Santa Clarita Diet, Vacation, and Licorice Pizza. Skyler started acting early at the age of six in television.

Paul Simon is the legendary American musician, singer, songwriter from the 70s group Simon & Garfunkel. Born on October 13, 1941, he grew up in the borough of Queens in New York City where he performed with his friend, Art Garfunkel, in 1956. The two recorded five albums together and won 10 Grammy Awards.