Birth Month Day of 12-16 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Krysten Ritter

Actress | Jessica Jones

Krysten Ritter stars as Jessica Jones in the Peabody, Hugo, and Emmy Award winning Netflix original series, "Marvel's Jessica Jones." Her performance, which earned her a prestigious Critics Choice nomination, a Saturn nomination, a Webby Award and a Glamour Best International TV Actress Award, has ...

2. Theo James

Actor | Divergent

Theo James was born in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom to Jane (née Martin) and Philip Taptiklis. He is the youngest of five children, having two older brothers and two older sisters. He is of one quarter Greek descent, with the rest of his ancestry being English and Scottish.

He ...

3. Anna Popplewell

Actress | The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Anna Popplewell was born on December 16, 1988 in London, England as Anna Katherine Popplewell. She is an actress, known for The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005), The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (2008) and Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn (2012). She is also known ...

4. Shane Black

Writer | The Nice Guys

Considered one of the pioneer screenwriters of the action genre, Black made his mark with his Lethal Weapon (1987) screenplay. He also collaborated on the story of the sequel, Lethal Weapon 2 (1989). Each successive script he turned in had a higher price attached it, from The Last Boy Scout (1991) ...

5. Benjamin Bratt

Actor | Miss Congeniality

The middle of five children, Bratt hails from a close-knit family. His mother, an indigenous Quechua Peruvian from Lima, moved to the U.S. at age 14. He grew up in San Francisco. He is known for his roles in the films Traffic (2000), Miss Congeniality (2000), and Despicable Me 2 (2013). He is ...

6. Miranda Otto

Actress | The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Miranda Otto was born on December 16, 1967 in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. She is an actress, known for The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003), The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) and War of the Worlds (2005). She has been married to Peter O'Brien since January 1, 2003. ...

7. Xander Berkeley

Actor | Terminator 2: Judgment Day

Xander's father was a painter and his mother a school teacher who sewed, providing him with costumes (his preference over toys). School plays and Community Theater were next. An experimental theater troupe in the area (which was an offshoot from Joseph Chaikin's Open Theater in New York) took ...

8. James Mangold

Producer | Logan

James Mangold is an American film and television director, screenwriter and producer. Films he has directed include Girl, Interrupted (1999), Walk the Line (2005), which he also co-wrote, the 2007 remake 3:10 to Yuma (2007), The Wolverine (2013), and Logan (2017).

Mangold also wrote and directed Cop...

9. Joyce Bulifant

Actress | Airplane!

Joyce Bulifant was born on December 16, 1937 in Newport News, Virginia, USA as Joyce Collins Boulifant. She is an actress, known for Airplane! (1980), Dirty Love (2005) and American Playhouse (1981). She has been married to Roger Perry since 2002. She was previously married to Glade Bruce Hansen, ...

10. Jonathan Scarfe

Actor | The Equalizer 2

Jonathan Scarfe was born on December 16, 1975 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Jonathan J. Scarfe. He is an actor and director, known for The Equalizer 2 (2018), Van Helsing (2016) and Hell on Wheels (2011). He has been married to Suki Kaiser since August 30, 1998. They have two children.

11. Hallee Hirsh

Actress | You've Got Mail

Born in 1987 at Offut Air Force Base of military parents, Hallee started acting professionally at age 3 while her parents were stationed in Pensacola Fla. She had her first stage role at age 3, was discovered by agents, and immediately began booking commercials first in Florida and, soon after, in ...

12. Jon Tenney

Actor | Tombstone

Jon Tenney was born on December 16, 1961 in Princeton, New Jersey, USA as Jonathan F. W. Tenney. He is an actor and director, known for Tombstone (1993), Beverly Hills Cop III (1994) and Legion (2010). He has been married to Leslie Urdang since June 16, 2012. He was previously married to Teri ...

13. Philip K. Dick

Writer | Blade Runner

Philip Kindred Dick was born in Chicago in December 1928, along with a twin sister, Jane. Jane died less than eight weeks later, allegedly from an allergy to mother's milk. Dick's parents split up during his childhood, and he moved with his mother to Berkeley, California, where he lived for most of...

14. J.B. Smoove

Actor | Hall Pass

J.B. Smoove was born on December 16, 1965 in Plymouth, North Carolina, USA as Jerry Brooks. He is an actor and writer, known for Hall Pass (2011), Mr. Deeds (2002) and Date Night (2010). He is married to Shahidah Omar.

15. Peter Dante

Actor | Grandma's Boy

Peter Dante was born on December 16, 1968 in West Hartford, Connecticut, USA as Peter Francis Dante. He is known for his work on Grandma's Boy (2006), That's My Boy (2012) and 50 First Dates (2004).

16. Liv Ullmann

Actress | Ansikte mot ansikte

Liv Ullmann's father was a Norwegian engineer who used to work abroad, so as a child she lived in Tokyo, Canada, New York and Oslo. In the mid-'50s she made her stage debut and in 1957 made her film debut. She really became successful, however, when she began to work for Swedish director Ingmar ...

17. Jyoti Amge

Actress | American Horror Story

Jyoti Amge was born on December 16, 1993 in Nagpur, India. She is an actress, known for American Horror Story (2011), Entertainment Tonight (1981) and Bigg Boss (2006).

18. Sam Robards

Actor | Artificial Intelligence: AI

Sam Robards was born on December 16, 1961 in New York City, New York, USA as Sam Prideaux Robards. He is an actor and producer, known for A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001), American Beauty (1999) and Awake (2007). He has been married to Sidsel Jensen since November 8, 1997. They have two children...

19. Alison La Placa

Actress | Fletch

Born in New Jersey and raised in suburban Chicago, Alison La Placa received a degree in drama from Illinois Wesleyan University and received extensive training in classical piano and voice. She has starred on stage in regional productions of the musicals "Dames at Sea" and "Company", as well as the...

20. Amanda Setton

Actress | Sex and the City

Amanda Setton was born on December 16, 1985 in Great Neck, New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for Sex and the City (2008), What Happens in Vegas (2008) and One Life to Live (1968).

21. Ben Cross

Actor | Star Trek

Ben Cross was born Harry Bernard Cross on December 16, 1947, in London, England. He began acting at a very young age and participated in grammar school plays -- most notably playing "Jesus" in a school pageant at age 12.

Ben left home and school at age 15 and worked various jobs, including work as a...

22. Joe Absolom

Actor | Doc Martin

Born in 1978, Joe Absolom began acting in 1990 at age 11 in a peanut butter advertisement. After appearing in Screenplay: Antonia and Jane (1990) , he achieved fame as Matthew Rose in EastEnders (1985) in 1997 at age 18. After leaving EastEnders (1985) in 2000, he has appeared in Long Time Dead (...

23. Florencia Lozano

Actress | One Life to Live

Florencia is most thankful that her parents moved to the United States from Argentina because she's "had so many opportunities having been born and raised here." Playing the witty, intelligent, hard as nails attorney Tèa Delgado is Florencia's first television series. She has acted in regional ...

24. Billy Gibbons

Soundtrack | The Dukes of Hazzard

Billy Gibbons was born on December 16, 1949 in Houston, Texas, USA as William Frederick Gibbons. He has been married to Gilligan Stillwater since December 2005.

25. Kathleen Marshall

Actress | The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement

Kathleen Marshall is a graduate of Northwestern University who made her New York theatre debut in the Off-Broadway production of 'Wrong Turn at Lungfish' at the Promenade Theatre. Other stage credits include the LA premiere of 'Life Beneath the Roses', 'The Odyssey', 'Medea', 'Antigone', and '...

26. Melanie Smith

Actress | Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

Melanie Smith was born on December 16, 1962 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA. She is an actress, known for Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993), As the World Turns (1956) and Seinfeld (1989). She has been married to Michael Eidel since 1996.

27. Patti Deutsch

Actress | The Emperor's New Groove

Patti Deutsch was born on December 16, 1943 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as Patricia Deutsch. She was an actress, known for The Emperor's New Groove (2000), Tarzan (1999) and Mr. Mom (1983). She was married to Donald Ross. She died on July 26, 2017 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

28. Stephan James

Actor | Race

Stephan James was born on December 16, 1993 in Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He is an actor, known for Race (2016), Selma (2014) and Across the Line (2015).

29. Terence Knox

Actor | Tour of Duty

Terence Knox was born on December 16, 1946 in Richland, Washington, USA as Terry Davis. He is an actor, known for Tour of Duty (1987), Children of the Corn II: The Final Sacrifice (1992) and Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993).

30. Frida Hallgren

Actress | Så som i himmelen

Frida Hallgren was born on December 16, 1974 in Stockholm, Sweden as Frida Sophia Hallgren. She is an actress, known for As It Is in Heaven (2004), 30:e november (1995) and (Sökarna) (1993).

31. Earl Poitier

Actor | Remember the Titans

Earl Poitier was born on December 16, 1974 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. He is an actor, known for Remember the Titans (2000), Drumline (2002) and The Singing Detective (2003).

32. Daniel Cosgrove

Actor | Van Wilder

Daniel Cosgrove was born on December 16, 1970 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA as Daniel Thomas Cosgrove. He is an actor, known for Van Wilder (2002), Guiding Light (1952) and Valentine (2001). He has been married to Marie Cosgrove since October 18, 1997. They have four children.

33. Larry Poindexter

Actor | The Hard Times of RJ Berger

The son of Tony Award winning lighting and set designer H.R. Poindexter, began acting in college, first appearing in summer stock in his native Texas, prior to moving with his family to Los Angeles (after spending a number of years in New York). First jobs in Los Angeles were with Franklin R. Levy ...

34. Michael Jibson

Actor | Les Misérables

Michael Jibson is an English actor born in Hull, East Yorkshire. He is married to the stage actress Caroline Sheen. His father, Tim Jibson, is the programme director of KCFM in Hull. His brother is the actor Paul Jibson. He trained with the National Youth Music Theatre, appearing in their ...

35. Julito McCullum

Actor | Akeelah and the Bee

Uriel McCullum was born on December 16, 1990 in Brooklyn, New York. Before his debut into the cinematic world Julito was a dancer for the New York Knicks and Liberty. Born to Colombian and American parents Glynis and Uriel Almanza his mom decided after his fathers murder in a robbery gone bad, to ...

36. Gretchen Palmer

Actress | I Got the Hook Up

Gretchen Palmer was born on December 16, 1961 in Chicopee, Massachusetts, USA as Gretchen Frances Palmer. She is known for her work on I Got the Hook Up (1998), The Parkers (1999) and The Young and the Restless (1973). She has been married to Blake Adams since December 12, 1998. They have one child.

37. Axle Whitehead

Actor | Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Axle Whitehead was born on December 16, 1980 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia as Alexander Whitehead. He is an actor, known for Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013), Shameless (2011) and Home and Away (1988).

38. Noël Coward

Writer | In Which We Serve

Noel Coward virtually invented the concept of Englishness for the 20th century. An astounding polymath - dramatist, actor, writer, composer, lyricist, painter, and wit -- he was defined by his Englishness as much as he defined it. He was indeed the first Brit pop star, the first ambassador of "cool...

39. Maruschka Detmers

Actress | Prénom Carmen

Maruschka Detmers was born in the Netherlands in 1962, but moved to France when she was a teenager to work as an au-pair.

During her time in France, she came to the notice of French avant-garde director Jean-Luc Godard and was signed to played the female lead in First Name: Carmen (1983), also ...

40. Jane Austen

Writer | Sense and Sensibility

Jane Austen was born on December 16th, 1775, to the local rector, Rev. George Austen (1731-1805), and Cassandra Leigh (1739-1827). She was the seventh of eight children. She had one older sister, Cassandra. In 1783 she went to Southampton to be taught by a relative, Mrs. Cawley, but was brought ...

41. Stephanie Pearson

Actress | Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

Stephanie Pearson is an American actress born in Los Angeles, California. She booked her first commercial at ten years old and since then has starred in numerous television episodes, film roles and national ad campaigns. She attended Loyola Marymount University as a theater arts major. Stephanie ...

42. Steven Bochco

Writer | Hill Street Blues

Attended Carnegie Tech (now Carnegie-Mellon U) as a playwriting major. Barbara Bosson, Michael Tucker, Bruce Weitz and Charles Haid were classmates; he and Tucker drove cross-country to Hollywood for full-time jobs at Universal, where Bochco would remain for 12 years. In 1978, he moved to MTM ...

43. Zara Larsson

Actress | Swoon

Zara Larsson was born on December 16, 1997 in Solna, Stockholms Län, Sweden as Zara Maria Larsson.

44. Brandon Blackstock

Blake Shelton Live: It's All About Tonight

Brandon Blackstock was born on December 16, 1976 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA as Brandon Narvel Blackstock. He is known for his work on Blake Shelton Live: It's All About Tonight (2010). He has been married to Kelly Clarkson since October 20, 2013. They have two children. He was previously married to ...

45. Terry Carter

Actor | Battlestar Galactica

Terry Carter, a native of Brooklyn, New York, is a graduate of Stuyvesant High School in New York City. He attended Hunter College, Boston University - School of Communications, U.C.L.A. - School of Theater, Film, and Television, and St. John's University School of Law. He earned a Bachelor of ...

46. N!xau

Actor | The Gods Must Be Crazy

N!xau, a San from the Kalahari Desert, was discovered by director Jamie Uys and cast in the lead role in the 1980 movie The Gods Must Be Crazy (1980). He received only a few hundred dollars for his work in that film, but was astute enough to negotiate for over half a million for his appearance in ...

47. Paul Vogt

Actor | MADtv

Paul Vogt from Hairspray Live! (2016) found himself back on NBC where he originally landed Hollywood recognition as the breakout star of The Rerun Show (2002) when he portrayed Mrs. Garrett from "The Facts of Life". Since then, he has become a permanent cast member on MADtv (1995) (FOX's successful...

48. Robert Kerman

Actor | Cannibal Holocaust

Robert Charles Kerman was born on December 16, 1947, in Brooklyn, New York City. His father was a pickle maker and his mother did bookkeeping for the family business. He grew up in a in a middle-class Italian-Jewish neighborhood of Bensonhurst, sharing a two-family row house with his aunt and ...

49. Allan Graf

Stunts | Due Date

Graf is one of Hollywood's premier 2nd unit directors and stunt coordinators whose 35 year career behind the cameras includes the staging of stunts in over five dozen films while directing second unit action on three dozen features, including such recent films as Todd Phillips' comedy "Due Date, "...

50. Christopher Ellison

Actor | We Still Kill the Old Way

Worked in the Merchant Navy, trained as a Graphic Designer and worked as a minicab driver. First drama job was Assistant Stage Manager at the Richmond Theatre. First acting role was in the play "Woman in a Dressing Gown" at said theatre. First break was a guest appearance in The Sweeney (1975).


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