Tuesday, 29 April 2008

Ben Barnes

ben-barnes1    Ben Barnes (born August 20, 1981) is an English actor. He has appeared in such television series as Doctors and Split Decision. He appeared in the 2007 films Stardust and Bigga than Ben.


In February 2007, it was announced Barnes would play the role of Caspian in the forthcoming film adaption of The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, directed by Andrew Adamson.[1] To take up the offer of playing Caspian, Barnes left his role as Dakin in the Royal National Theatre production of The History Boys ahead of the end of his contract.

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Barnes is an alumnus of King's College School, where he was a contemporary of film actor Khalid Abdalla and comedian Tom Basden.

Tuesday, 22 April 2008

Billy Brown

Billy Aaron Brown (born July 28, 1981) is an American actor notable for his role as Kyle in ABC sitcom 8 Simple Rules. In 2001, Brown played Scott in the Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen film, Holiday in the Sun, and Danny in Getting There.


He also starred in the 2003 horror movie Jeepers Creepers 2 as Andy "Bucky" Buck. He also starred in the DCOM Going to the Mat and a SciFi Channel original movie known as Sabertooth.


Brown appeared on the American TV quiz show Street Smarts and won $3800.

Sunday, 20 April 2008

Josh Henderson

Joshua Baret Henderson (born October 25, 1981) is an American actor and singer. Arguably, his most high-profile role to date has been that of Austin McCann on the ABC hit television series Desperate Housewives.


Henderson was born in Dallas, Texas, the son of Sharon Lea Henderson and Mark Anthony Gray. He has one blue eye and one green eye, a condition known as heterochromia.


Henderson competed on the second season of the WB reality show Popstars and won a spot in the group Scene 23, which disbanded after an unsuccessful CD and the demise of their record label. Recently he was asked on if he’s still in touch with any of his former Scene 23 bandmates: “Dorothy is a good friend. Laurie a little bit but Donovan and Monika, I haven’t seen.”


He joined the cast of Desperate Housewives in fall 2006 as Austin McCann, Edie Britt's 18 year old nephew.   In 2007, he went on to date Paris Hilton before she was arrested for driving under the influence.   On the 2007's edition of Teen Choice Awards, Josh told popular website Just Jared that he has been working on a solo album for three years now. “Still doing Desperate. Then my music. I’ve been working at my music for the last three years. Trying to get a single on the radio before Christmas,” he told on what his career’s been up to.   Henderson also appears in the music video for the Ashley Tisdale single "He Said, She Said"

Sunday, 13 April 2008

Justin Long

Justin Jake Long (born June 2, 1978) is an American actor, known for his performances in the films Jeepers Creepers, Waiting..., Accepted, Dodgeball,Galaxy Quest, Herbie: Fully Loaded, Alvin and the Chipmunks, Live Free or Die Hard, the TV series Ed, and his personification of a Macintosh computer in Apple's "Get a Mac" advertisement campaign.

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Long's notable film credits include Jeepers Creepers, Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story, Crossroads, Galaxy Quest, Dreamland and Alvin and the Chipmunks. He was also a regular on the NBC TV series Ed (2000–2004), playing socially maladjusted high-school student Warren Cheswick. He has also appeared in the movies The Break-Up and Alvin and the Chipmunks and played the main character in the 2006 comedy film Accepted. In 2007, he co-starred with Bruce Willis as a "white-hat hacker" in Live Free or Die Hard and had a fairly large role in the movie The Sasquatch Dumpling Gang.


Long is also known for his depiction of a Mac in Apple Computer's Get a Mac campaign. The campaign features commercials in which Long as a Mac and John Hodgman as a PC, are engaged in playful banter about "the strengths of the Mac platform and weaknesses of the PC platform." Despite his various roles as computer geeks, he admitted to CraveOnline, "I'm very, very computer illiterate... I get the worst of both worlds; I look like a geeky hacker but I don't know anything about computers".

Saturday, 12 April 2008

Nick Wechsler

Nick Wechsler (born September 3, 1978 in Albuquerque, New Mexico) is an American actor best known for his role as Kyle Valenti in the Roswell television series.

Wechsler moved to Hollywood immediately after graduating from high school, and spent the next six months trying to break into the business. He soon landed a small role as a purse-stealing punk in the television movie Full Circle.

Shortly after, he was cast as Kevin "Trek" Sanders, a child prodigy conceived at a Star Trek convention, in the syndicated series Team Knight Rider. He also appeared in Silk Stalkings, Lazarus Man, and the feature film The Perfect Game. Wechsler is perhaps best known as supporting character Kyle Valenti, the sheriff's son, on the television series Roswell.


Thursday, 10 April 2008

Justin Chatwin

Justin Chatwin (born October 31, 1982) is a Canadian actor who appeared in the Steven Spielberg movie War of the Worlds, starred in the 2007 Mystery/Thriller The Invisible and was also in the independent film The Chumscrubber.

His other film roles include SuperBabies: Baby Geniuses 2 and Taking Lives as well as a number of TV roles. In addition, Chatwin has had several television roles, including the miniseries, Taken. He also played the gay son of Kevin Nealon's character on the Showtime comedy series Weeds. He has also been cast as Goku in 20th Century Fox's live action film based on Dragonball.

Chatwin was born in Nanaimo, British Columbia, the son of an artist/documentary filmmaker mother and an engineer father. He studied commerce at the University of British Columbia.

Tuesday, 8 April 2008

Antonio Sabato Jr

The son of Italian actor Antonio Sabàto Sr., and his Czech-born wife Yvonne Kabouchy, the family moved to the United States when he was 12. He attended St. Bernard High School (Los Angeles, California) before transferring to Beverly Hills High School in Beverly Hills, California. Sabàto became a naturalized citizen of the United States in November of 1996.


Sabàto first gained attention as a Calvin Klein underwear model, and appeared in Janet Jackson's Love Will Never Do (Without You) music video along with actor Djimon Hounsou, who is also a former CK underwear model, in 1990.


Moving into acting, from 1992 through 1995 he appeared on the soap opera General Hospital, the SF series Earth 2, and on the prime-time soap opera Melrose Place. He also played a part in the movie 1998 film The Big Hit, showing him (but not the movie's lead Mark Wahlberg, another former CK underwear model) naked in a locker room.


In June 2005, Sabàto Jr. joined the cast of the soap The Bold and the Beautiful as Dante Damiano. In October 2006, Sabàto was let go from the show after only one year.

Sunday, 6 April 2008

Freddie Prince Jr

Freddie James Prinze (born March 8, 1976) is an American actor.  Prinze was born in Los Angeles, California, the son of Kathy Elaine Cochran (née Barber), a real estate agent, and Freddie Prinze, an actor and comedian who killed himself in 1977 after Kathy had left him and had filed a restraining order against him (Prinze Jr. was 10 months old at the time).


Prinze's father was of Puerto Rican and German descent and his mother is of Italian ancestry. Prinze was raised Roman Catholic and embraces his Puerto Rican heritage. Prinze grew up in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and Puerto Rico. He learned about Spanish and Puerto Rican culture from his Puerto Rican paternal grandmother. He speaks Spanish and Italian.


Prinze showed an interest in acting from an early age and attended La Cueva High School in Albuquerque. After graduating in 1994, Prinze moved to Los Angeles to audition for television roles.


In the mid-1990s, Prinze dated actress Kimberly McCullough for more than three years.  He married actress Sarah Michelle Gellar on September 1, 2002, in Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, located at the southwest of México. The couple met several years beforehand, while filming I Know What You Did Last Summer, but started dating in 2000 and were engaged in April 2001. In 2007, for their fifth year of marriage, Sarah legally changed her name to Sarah Michelle Prinze.


Prinze is trained in several forms of martial arts, and enjoys tap dancing and collecting comic books. He is an avid soccer fan and supports the team Arsenal F.C., and is a fan of East Asian cinema. Prinze received a katana from Gellar in 2004 that she bought in Japan while filming The Grudge. Prinze is also a huge fan of WWE wrestling and was shown on television in attendance for Wrestlemania 24 and a ceremony for the WWE Hall of Fame.

Saturday, 5 April 2008

Adam Brody

Adam Jared Brody (born December 15, 1979) is an American film and television actor. He began his career in the early 2000s, appearing on the Gilmore Girls and other series, and subsequently came to fame for his role as Seth Cohen on The O.C., establishing his defining screen persona.


Joel Stein of Time magazine has described Brody as creating an "Adam Brody type", a screen persona of a "nerdy, sarcastic, obscure-reference-laced Jew". Brody has also appeared in several film roles, including Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Thank You for Smoking and In the Land of Women.


Brody plays drums for the band Big Japan with actor Bret Harrison. He writes screenplays and songs during his spare time and has co-written, along with Danny Bilson (father of Rachel Bilson) and Paul DeMeo, a comic book miniseries for Wildstorm Comics called Red Menace. Brody has also volunteered as an actor with the Young Storytellers Program, which is dedicated to developing literacy, self-expression and self-esteem in elementary school children.


Friday, 4 April 2008

Mitch Morris

Mitch Morris (born October 15, 1979, Corpus Christi, Texas, U.S.) is an American actor. His full birth name is John Mitchell Morris.


Morris was raised in a suburb of Corpus Christi named Portland. He graduated from Gregory-Portland High School in 1998. As a trumpet player, he was offered a music scholarship to the University of North Texas, but turned it down to study Radio, Television and Film. After moving to Los Angeles, he first appeared in a commercial for American Eagle Outfitters, before making guest appearances on shows such as Buffy the Vampire Slayer, ER and Presidio Med.


In 2003, Mitch made his stage debut in the LA revival of the Pulitzer Prize-nominated play Summertree. He then led the "pink posse", as Cody Bell on Showtime's Queer as Folk before playing CIA tech-genius Ken Watkins on Jerry Bruckheimer's E-Ring. Mitch can be seen in the police drama, Honor.


Mitch played the role of Griff in Todd Stephens' sex comedy, Another Gay Movie, which made its world premiere at the 2006 Tribeca Film Festival. He has also guest starred on ER.

Thursday, 3 April 2008

Lincoln Lewis

I don't really watch Home and Away however I switched it on today and noticed Lincoln Lewis.


Lincoln Lewis (born October 24, 1987) is an Australian actor. He is the son of Walter James "Wally" Lewis, a former champion Australian rugby league football player and current Nine Network Sports Presenter.


He currently plays the role of Geoff Campbell in the Australian soap opera Home and Away. He also had a guest appearance on the popular show H20: Just Add Water as Lewis' School friend.

Max Riemelt

Max Riemelt, born January 7, 1984, in Berlin, is a German actor best known for his role as Friedrich Weimer in the award-winning war drama, "Napola."


Riemelt discovered his love for acting while at school. After making his debut in Matthias Steurer's TV mini-series Zwei allein in 1988, he followed this a year later with the TV movie "Ein Weihnachtsmaerchen" and Dana Vavrova's children's adventure film "Der Baer ist los."

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Since then, Riemelt has worked regularly for film and television, such as teenage comedy "Girls on Top" (Maedchen Maedchen), Friedemann Fromm's TV movie "Brennendes Schweigen," Christian von Castelberg's "Mein Vater und andere Betrueger", Dirk Regel's "Lottoschein ins Glueck" and Susanne Irina Zacharias' "Hallesche Kometen" as well as episodes of "Alarm fuer Cobra 11", among others.

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Finally in 2004, Riemelt landed his breakthrough role as Friedrich Weimer in "Napola", in which he was awarded the prize for Best Actor at the Karlovy Vary Film Festival for his performance. Napola subsequently won the festival's Audience Award.

Tuesday, 1 April 2008

Jonathan Chase

Jonathan Chase (born October 26, 1979, Boca Raton, Florida, U.S.) is an American actor.


A graduate of the University of Florida, he is best known for his role as Cash in the final season of the UPN show One on One starring Kyla Pratt.


Chase has appeared in the independent films 7eventy 5ive, Another Gay Movie, and Gingerdead Man, opposite Gary Busey.


Jonathan has worked on a multi-episode story on the critically acclaimed The CW series Veronica Mars.  For more update information go to imdb.com. He also has a page on myspace that stays up to date.