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Shirley Temple – talented American actress

Shirley Temple – talented American actress

Shirley Temple – talented American actress

Shirley Temple was an American actress, best known for her children’s roles in 1930s. In 1934, she was the winner of the Youth Academy Award and became the youngest person to receive Oscar. Shirley was one of the highest paid actresses in the United States during the Great Depression. After completing her acting career, she entered politics, becoming a prominent American diplomat and ambassador. She is the most popular child actress of all time.
Shirley Temple was born on April 23, 1928 in Santa Monica, California. Shirley had two elder brothers – John Stanley (3 January 1915 – 24 December 1985), and George Francis Jr. (January 24, 1919 – 27 May 1996).
As a child Shirley began to take dance steps almost as soon as she began to walk. In January 1932 Temple signed a contract with Educational Pictures. Her first works were small ads and roles in the TV series Baby Burlesks. In 1934, Shirley played in her first feature film Red-Haired Alibi.
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Macaulay Culkin – American actor and musician

Macaulay Culkin - American actor and musician

Macaulay Culkin – American actor and musician

Macaulay Culkin is an American actor and musician. He is one of the most successful child actors in the history of Hollywood, famous for the main roles in the films Uncle Buck (1989), Home Alone (1990), My Girl (1991), Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992), The Good son (1993), Richie Rich (1994) and The Pagemaster (1994). At the peak of popularity he was the best child actor since Shirley Temple.
Macaulay Carson Culkin was born on born August 26, 1980 in New York. He was born in the family of former Broadway actor Christopher Cornelius Culkin and Patricia Brentrup. Macauley was named in honor of the writer Thomas Babington Macaulay and General Kit Carson. He is the third of seven children. He has four brothers and two sisters. Macaulay is a nephew of actress Bonnie Bedelia. His mother worked as a telephone operator, and his father worked in the local Catholic Church. The family lived in a tiny apartment. Macaulay studied at St. Joseph Catholic School and was engaged in ballet and dance.
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Bella Thorne – American actress and singer

Bella Thorne - American actress and singer

Bella Thorne – American actress and singer

Bella Thorne is an American actress and singer.
Annabella Avery Thorne was born on October 8, 1997 in Pembroke Pines, Florida. She is the youngest child in the family of Ray and Tamara Thorne. She has two elder sisters and elder brother, who are also actors. As a six-week baby, Bella was photographed for Parents Magazine. Several years later, Bella started acting in films and serials.
In 2003, she appeared in the movie Stuck on You. She starred in the episode I Wanna Be Sedated of the TV series Entourage, in an episode of The OC in the role of a young Taylor Townsend, she also appeared in the second season of the television series Dirty Sexy Money and in the television series October Road.
In 2010, she got the lead role in the television series Shake It Up, where she played Sissy Jones (who also suffers from dyslexia).
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Denzel Washington – actor and film director

Denzel Washington – actor and film director

Denzel Washington – actor and film director

Denzel Washington is an American actor, film director and film producer. He is the second black-winner of the Oscar award for Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor.
Denzel Hayes Washington, Jr. was born on December 28, 1954 in Mount Vernon, New York. The boy was named after his father-priest. There were three children in the family. Their worked in a beauty salon and young Denzel helped her.
After school he entered Fordham University in New York, where he first studied medicine, then biology, then became interested in journalism, and finally became interested in theater. In 1977 he graduated with BA in Journalism. Then Washington entered the American Conservatory in San Francisco. A year later he moved to New York.
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Zsa Zsa Gabor – beautiful actress

Zsa Zsa Gabor – beautiful actress

Zsa Zsa Gabor – beautiful actress

Zsa Zsa Gabor, after her ninth marriage known as Sari Prinz von Anhalt, was an American actress of Hungarian origin.
Sari Gabor was born on February 6, 1917. She had two sisters, Eva and Magda, who later also became actresses. The girl was named Sari (the Hungarian equivalent of Sarah) in honor of the Hungarian actress Sari Fedak.
In 1936, Gabor won Miss Hungary beauty pageant but was disqualified as minor. A year later, she went to Vienna, where she met tenor Richard Tauber. He invited the girl to sing in his new operetta Der singende Traum (The Singing Dream) at the Vienna Theatre.
Gabor participated in many movies, TV shows and numerous entertainment shows. She was one of the most prominent stars of the secular life. Her sense of humor, eccentricity and penchant for scandal allowed maintaining her popularity, regardless of the ups and downs of her film career.
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Michael Sheen – British actor

Michael Sheen - British actor

Michael Sheen – British actor

Michael Sheen is a British actor from Wales. He became known for his roles of well-known politicians and public figures: Tony Blair in the movies The Deal, The Queen and The Special Relationship, David Frost in the film Frost / Nixon, Brian Clough in The Damned United. In 2004, he played the role of a rock musician in the film Laws of Attraction. In 2009 he played the role of vampire in the film Twilight. Saga. New Moon and the role of the terrorist in the dramatic thriller Unthinkable.
Michael Christopher Sheen was born on February 5, 1969 in Newport. From time to time his father worked as a professional Jack Nicholson double. Michael has a younger sister, Joanne. When Sheen was five years old his family moved to Liverpool. Three years later his family returned to Port Talbot, where Michael entered school and began to play football for the children’s youth team.
In 1990 Sheen became a theater actor and 1993 debuted in the movie.
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Felicity Jones – British actress

Felicity Jones - British actress

Felicity Jones – British actress

Felicity Jones is a British actress. She is a star of such films as Stephen Hawking’s Universe, Chalet Girl and Inferno. For the role of Jane Hawking in the biographical romantic drama film The Theory of Everything the actress was nominated for Oscar, BAFTA and Golden Globe awards.
Felicity Rose Hadley Jones was born on October 17, 1983. She grew up in Bournville, Birmingham, England. Her parents met while working in The Express and Star newspaper. Her father was a journalist, and her mother worked in advertising. They divorced when their daughter was 3 years old. Felicity and her brother were raised by their mother. Despite this, Felicity says that her family is “very close”. Her uncle, actor Michael Hadley starred in such famous films as The Alien Girl and Cast Away.
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