Saturday, December 20, 2008

Alicia Silverstone

Alicia Silverstone is an American actress and former fashion model. She first came to widespread attention in music videos for Aerosmith and is best known for her roles in Hollywood films such as Clueless in 1995 and Batman & Robin in 1997. Silverstone was born on 04-10-1976 in San Francisco, California. She is the daughter of Deirdre "Didi", a Scotland-born former flight attendant and Monty Silverstone, an England-born real-estate investor. Silverstone is the youngest of three children and also has a half-sister and a half brother, both from her father's previous marriage. Silverstone married longtime boyfriend, rock musician Christopher Jarecki, on 1-06-2005. They dated for eight years prior to being married. They got engaged about a year before their marriage and Silverstone's engagement ring belonged to Jarecki's grandmother. At present they live in an eco-friendly Los Angeles house. Silverstone is noted for being an animal welfare and environmental activist.

Sunday, December 7, 2008

Lucy Liu

Lucy Liu was born December 2, 1967, in Queens, New York. She is a sexy, accomplished actress, and most recently played Shanghai Noon in "Charlie's Angels", co-starring Drew Barrymore and Cameron Diaz. Lucy was raised in the Italian neighborhood of Queens, New York, by her parents, immigrants from China. They raised her in the American way, yet she couldn't help but feel culturally alienated because of her Asian background. Lucy graduated in 1986 from Stuyvesant High School and went on to attend New York University, where she only stayed for one year. Lucy transferred to the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, and graduated with a degree in Asian languages and cultures while also studying acting, dancing and singing.

Jessica Alba

Jessica Alba was born on April 28, 1981 at Pomona, California .Jessica Alba and her family moved to Biloxi, Mississippi, when she was an infant. Three years later, her Air Force father brought the family back to California, then to Del Rio, Texas, before finally settling in Southern California when Jessica was nine. In love with the idea of becoming an actress from the age of five, she was 12 before she took her first acting class. Nine months later, she was signed by an agent. A gifted young actress, Jessica has already played a variety of roles ranging from light comedy to gritty drama since beginning her career.

Britney Spears

Britney Jean Spears was born in rural Louisiana (Kentwood) on December 2, 1981, to Jamie and Lynne Spears. As a child, Britney attended dance classes, and she was great at gymnastics, winning many competitions and the like. But, most of all, Britney loved to sing. At age 8, Britney tried out for "MMC" (1989), but was turned down due to her young age. This directed her to an off-Broadway show, "Ruthless", for a 2-year run as the title character. At age 11, she again tried for "MMC" (1989) and this time made it as a mouseketeer along side many stars of today (Justin Timberlake and J.C. Chasez of N*Sync and Ryan Gosling).

Megan Fox

Megan Denise Fox also known as Megan Fox is an American actress and model, best known for her roles on the television series Hope and Faith and in the pupular 2007 movie Transformers.

She was born on May 16, 1986 in Rockwood, Tennessee and has Irish, French and Cherokee ancestry. Fox began her training in drama and dance at the age of 5, then moved to Florida when she was 10 years old, continuing her training, and finishing school. She began acting and modeling at the age of thirteen upon winning several awards at the 1999 American Modeling and Talent Convention in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.As of 2007, Megan Fox is engaged to actor Brian Austin Green.

Jessica Ann Simpson

Jessica Ann Simpson was born July 10, 1980, in Abilene Texas to Joe and Tina Simpson. She grew up in Richardson, Texas, living a normal childhood as the daughter of a youth minister. In church, she was able to shine, using her gifted voice to attract an independent record producer. This producer was the first of many to see the potential for greatness in Jessica. However, because of the lack of finances the independent label went bankrupt, preventing Jessica's album from reaching wider audiences.

Adriana Lima

Adriana Lima’s wa born on June 12, 1981, modeling career began at a young age. She was only 13 when an agent discovered her at the mall. At 15, she won the Ford Supermodel Of Brazil contest and placed second in the Ford Supermodel Of The World contest. Shortly after, speaking only broken English, she moved to New York City and signed a contract with Elite Model Management.
Adriana’s first big break came when she appeared high above New York’s Times Square on a Vassarette billboard. She quickly gained worldwide recognition for her work in the GUESS? Wailea , Los Angeles, and Costanoa campaigns. Within a few years, Adriana was a star in the modeling industry.

Pamela Anderson

A native of Canada, Pamela Anderson was born on 1 July 1967, Ladysmith, British Columbia, Canada Vancouver Island, and later moved to the city of Vancouver. It was while she attended a British Columbia Lions football game that Anderson was "discovered" in a most unusual way. Dressed in a Labatt's Beer T-shirt, her image was transmitted on the stadium's wide screen. The fans cheered the beautiful girl, and she was brought down to the 50-yard line and introduced to the appreciative crowd. As a result, she was signed to a commercial contract with Labatt's and became the company's "Blue Zone" girl. The campaign was so popular that other commercials and advertising assignments for Anderson soon followed. Due to the recognition from these commercials, she was soon approached to do her first cover for Playboy Magazine.

Sunday, October 5, 2008

Kelly Carlson

Kelly Carlson born February 17, 1976 is an American actress. She is known for her current role as Kimber Henry on Nip/Tuck. In 2001 she was listed on Tear Sheet Magazine's 50 Most Beautiful list, and in 2003 her career picked up with a role on Nip/Tuck. In addition to acting, she has also modeled, including ad campaigns with Miller Lite, Rembrandt, and Oliver Peoples sunglasses. She appeared in the August 2004 edition of Maxim magazine and on the cover of the October issue of Stuff Magazine.

2006 The Marine

Keira Knightley

Knightley was born on born March 26, 1985 Teddington, Greater London, England, the daughter of Sharman Macdonald, an award-winning playwright, and Will Knightley, a theatre and television the 1999 science fiction blockbuster Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace. Knightley was cast in the role due to her close resemblance to Natalie Portman, who played Padmé; the two actresses' mothers had difficulty telling their daughters apart when the girls were in full makeup. Knightley's first starring role followed in 2001, when she played the daughter of Robin Hood in the made-for-television Walt Disney Productions feature, Princess of Thieves.

2003 Love Actually
2004 King Arthur
2005 Domino
2005 Pride and Prejudice
2005 The Jacket
2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
2007 Atonement
2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End
2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At Worlds End
2007 Silk 2008 The Duchess

2003 Love Actually 2004 King Arthur 2005 Domino 2005 Pride and Prejudice 2005 The Jacket 2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest 2007 Atonement 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At Worlds End 2007 Silk 2008 The Duchess

Elisha Cuthhbert

Elisha Cuthbert born on 30 November 1982, Calgary, Alberta, Canada but later moved and grew up in the Greenfield Park district, in Longueuil (south shore of Montreal), Quebec, Canada.While trotting the globe as a correspondent for the award-winning series "Popular Mechanics for Kids" (1997), she caught the eye of First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton and was invited to Washington for a meeting with her.Ranked #25 on the Maxim magazine Hot 100 of 2007 list.Auditioned but lost the lead role to Kirsten Dunst in Spider Man.Ranked #4 in FHM 100 Sexiest Women (2008).Ranked #6 on the Maxim magazine Hot 100 of 2008 list.
2003 Love Actually
2003 Old School
2004 The Girl Next Door
2005 House of Wax
2006 The Quiet
2007 Captivity
2007 He Was a Quiet Man

Leelee Sobieski

Leelee Rudabet Gloria Elsveta Sobieski was born June 10th, 1983, in New York City, to mother, Elizabeth, a French artist and father, Jean Sobieski (who is somewhere in the royal line for the Polish Crown). She claims that her family never had much money, but was raised in both France and New York's posh Upper West Side and attended private school. The young actress whom will forever be compared to Helen Hunt appearance-wise, was discovered by a talent scout in the cafeteria of her New York City school.


1999 Never Been Kissed
2000 Here on Earth
2001 Joy Ride
2001 My First Mister
2001 The Glass House
2006 The Wicker Man
2008 88: 88 Minutes
2008 88 Minutes
2008 In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale

Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lynn Lopez was born on July 24, 1970. Her parents came to New York from Ponce, Puerto Rico. She is the middle of three sisters. At the age of 7, young Jennifer went on her first tour - around New York City with her dance class.At the age of 16 Jennifer got a little break with a bit part in the film ''My Little Girl'' (starring Mary Stuart Masterson). But Jennifer's first love was still dance, and when she read about a scholarship to a dance school in Manhattan, she went down and grabbed the opportunity.In 1995 she jumped onto the big screen in her first major role, opposite Wesley Snipes and Woody Harrelson in ''Money Train.''
1997 Anaconda
1997 Selena
1998 Antz
2000 The Cell
2001 Angel Eyes
2001 The Wedding Planner
2002 Enough
2002 Maid In Manhattan
2003 Gigli
2004 Jersey Girl
2005 An Unfinished Life
2005 Monster-in-Law
2007 Bordertown
2007 Cantante, El
2007 Feel the Noise

Kate Beckinsale

Born on born 26 July, 1973 , Finsbury Park, London, Beckinsale is the daughter of actor Richard Beckinsale, who died from a heart attack in 1979, and actress Judy Loe. She has a paternal half-sister, Samantha, who is also an actress. Beckinsale's paternal great-grandfather was Burmese.
During her first year at Oxford, Beckinsale was offered a part in Kenneth Branagh's big-screen film, Much Ado About Nothing, adapted from the Shakespeare play. She spent her last year of studies in Paris, after which she decided to leave the university and concentrate on her acting career.
2001 Pearl Harbor
2001 Serendipity
2001 The Golden Bowl
2003 Laurel Canyon
2003 Underworld
2004 Van Helsing
2005 Underworld: Evolution
2006 Click
2006 Underworld: Evolution
2007 Vacancy
2008 Nothing But the Truth
2008 Snow Angels

Katie Homes

Katie Holmes was born on December 18, 1978 .in Toledo, Ohio to Kathleen and Marty Holmes. Katie came from a large family and was the youngest of five children. Her three sistersWas and still is very family oriented. So when she decided to pursue a career in entertainment, her family supported her. As an early teen she was in her school plays and after school she took acting lessons, dancing lessons and even singing lessons. In addition to being talented, she was also a very good looking teenager and also went to Margaret O’Brien’s Modeling School are Temera, Holly and Nancy and her brother’s name is Martin.
Favorites: movies = My Best Friend’s Wedding, Pretty in Pink, Sixteen Candles; TV show = Party of Five, E.R.;actor:Tom Hanks Meg Ryan, Jodie Foster; food = jelly beans, chocolate, sushi .
1999 Go
1998 Dawson's Creek (TV Series)
1999 Teaching Mrs. Tingle
2000 The Gift
2000 Wonder Boys
2002 Abandon
2002 Phone Booth
2003 Pieces of April
2003 The Singing Detective
2004 First Daughter
2005 Batman Begins
2006 Thank You For Smoking
2008 Mad Money
2008 The Love Guru.