Birth Month Day of 08-21 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Hayden Panettiere

Actress | Heroes

Hayden Leslie Panettiere was born on August 21, 1989 in Palisades, New York, to actress Lesley Vogel and fire department captain Skip Panettiere. Her younger brother is actor Jansen Panettiere. Her parents are both of half Italian descent, along with German and English. Her mother got her started ...

2. Laura Haddock

Actress | Guardians of the Galaxy

Laura Haddock was born on August 21, 1985 in England. She is an actress, known for Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), Transformers: The Last Knight (2017) and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017). She has been married to Sam Claflin since July 30, 2013. They have one child.

3. Alicia Witt

Actress | 88 Minutes

Actor/singer songwriter Alicia Witt has had a nearly three-decade long career, starting with her film debut, in 1984, as "Alia" in David Lynch's science fiction classic, Dune (1984).

Witt was born in Worcester, Massachusetts, to Diane (Pietro), a high school teacher, and Robert Witt, a photographer ...

4. Carrie-Anne Moss

Actress | The Matrix

Carrie-Anne Moss was born on August 21, 1967, in Vancouver, British Columbia, the youngest of two children of Barbara and Melvyn Moss. At age 20, she moved to Europe to pursue a career in modeling; in Spain she was cast in a regular role in the TV show Dark Justice (1991), which was produced in ...

5. RJ Mitte

Actor | Breaking Bad

In 2006 R.J. Mitte moved to Hollywood, California, with his family to support the foray of his sister, actress Lacianne Carriere, into print and commercial work. For fun, Mitte began training with Los Angeles talent manager Addison K. Witt in Sherman Oaks, Cal. And though many of the actors in the ...

6. Kim Cattrall

Actress | Sex and the City 2

Kim Victoria Cattrall was born on August 21, 1956 in Mossley Hill, Liverpool, England to Gladys Shane (Baugh), a secretary, and Dennis Cattrall, a construction engineer. At the age of three months, her family immigrated to Canada, where a large number of her films have been made. At age 11, she ...

7. Nathan Jones

Actor | Mad Max: Fury Road

Nathan Jones rose upon the world strongman scene in 1995 and showed promise to become perhaps the top competitor in the world. At 6' 11" and 360 lbs., the giant Australian known as Megaman was an imposing sight and used his great size and strength to place high in the World Musclepower ...

8. Annet Mahendru

Actress | The Americans

Actress Annet Mahendru was born to an Indian father (a journalist and professor) and a Russian mother (a businesswoman and artist). Annet spent her early years learning six languages while living in Afghanistan, Russia, and Europe. She put her curious mind to use playing competitive chess and ...

9. Elarica Johnson

Actress | Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Elarica Johnson was born on August 21, 1989 in London, England. She is an actress, known for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009), My Brother the Devil (2012) and 13 Steps Down (2012).

10. Marc Evan Jackson

Actor | Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

Marc Evan Jackson was born on August 21, 1970 in Buffalo, New York, USA. He is an actor, known for Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017), The Good Place (2016) and Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013).

11. Bo Burnham

Actor | The Big Sick

Bo Burnham was born on August 21, 1990 in Hamilton, Massachusetts, USA as Robert Burnham. He is an actor and writer, known for The Big Sick (2017), Bo Burnham: what. (2013) and Zach Stone Is Gonna Be Famous (2013).

12. Peter Weir

Director | Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

Peter Weir was born on August 21, 1944 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia as Peter Lindsay Weir. He is a director and writer, known for Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003), Witness (1985) and The Truman Show (1998). He has been married to Wendy Stites since 1966. They have two...

13. Catt Sadler

Actress | E! Presents Comcast on Demand

Catt Sadler is an Emmy-winning journalist who was recently named by the Los Angeles Times as One of the Top 10 Next Broadcasters of Our Generation. She can be seen on E! News and hosting a number of E! specials and high-caliber red carpet events.

A graduate of Indiana University as a journalism ...

14. Loretta Devine

Actress | Crash

Loretta Devine was born August 21, 1949 in Houston, Texas, to Eunice O'Neal (née Toliver), a beautician, and James Devine, who worked as a laborer. Loretta grew up in the Acres Home area of Houston and later enrolled at the University of Houston, where she earned a a Bachelor of Arts in Speech and ...

15. Kiami Davael

Actress | Matilda

Kiami Davael is an actress, model, singer, songwriter & screenwriter. She is best known for her role as "Lavender" in "Matilda" starring Mara Wilson. Kiami was born in Kentucky, but her family moved to California to pursue her career. Kiami has starred in numerous TV shows such as "Moesha" & "Steve...

16. Clarence Williams III

Actor | The General's Daughter

As the son of a displaced musician, Harlem-born African-American actor Clarence Williams III was raised by his musical grandparents, the legendary jazz and boogie-woogie composer/pianist Clarence Williams, who wrote such classics as "T'Aint Nobody's Business If I Do" and "Baby, Won't You Please ...

17. Patty McCormack

Actress | The Master

As a testament to her passion and talent, former 1950s pig-tailed moppet star Patty McCormack has remained a consistent presence on film and TV for over five decades. While the lovely and talented blond suffered her share of hard knocks in adjusting to an adult career, she did not fade away into ...

18. Cariad Lloyd

Actress | Peep Show

Cariad Lloyd was born on August 21, 1982 in Barnet, Middlesex, London, England. She is an actress and writer, known for Peep Show (2003), Murder in Successville (2015) and Drunk History: UK (2015).

19. Eve Torres

Actress | Matador

Eve Torres was born on August 21, 1984 in Denver, Colorado, USA as Eve Marie Torres. She is an actress, known for Matador (2014), Supergirl (2015) and Jue di tao wang (2016). She has been married to Rener Gracie since April 13, 2014. They have one child.

20. Carly Steel

Actress | Mortdecai

Carly Steel was born on August 21, 1982 in Lanarkshire, Scotland as Carly Jane Steel. She is an actress, known for Mortdecai (2015), Unstoppable (2010) and Castle (2009).

21. Amy Spanger

Actress | The Blacklist

Amy Spanger was born on August 21, 1971 in Newbury, Massachusetts, USA. She is an actress, known for The Blacklist (2013), Bored to Death (2009) and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999). She has been married to Brian Shepard since September 4, 2011. She was previously married to Michael C. ...

22. Cleo King

Actress | Pineapple Express

Cleo King was born on August 21, 1962 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Harriet Cleo King. She is an actress, known for Pineapple Express (2008), Magnolia (1999) and The Hangover (2009).

23. Jack Weston

Actor | Dirty Dancing

In a 40-year career that spanned Broadway, television and movies, the versatile actor played everyone from sleazy villains to terrifying killers to clumsy comics. His bad-guy roles included a stalker who, along with Alan Arkin terrorized a blind Audrey Hepburn in the 1967 cult classic Wait Until ...

24. Kenny Rogers

Soundtrack | Faster

Born in Texas, the fourth of eight children, singer Kenny Rogers grew up in a poor area of Houston where his father worked in a shipyard and his mother in a hospital. He became the first member of his family to graduate from high school. He took an interest in singing while quite young and as a ...

25. Jackie DeShannon

Soundtrack | Forrest Gump

The extremely talented, prolific and versatile Jackie DeShannon was one of the first successful female singer/songwriters to hit the rock and pop music scene back in the '60s. DeShannon has done music in such diverse genres as folk, orchestral pop, gospel, country, and rock 'n' roll. Jackie was ...

26. Barbara Ann Moore

Actress | Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery

Blonde Stunner Barbara Ann Moore was born on August 21, 1968 in Spokane, Washington and was raised in Seattle, WA. She's the sister of brother Terry Moore Jr.. Moore was a cheerleader in high school. At age 18, Barbara moved to Nashville, TN based as a Flight Attendant for American Eagle Airlines. ...

27. Princess Margaret

Self | The Man Who Bought Mustique

Princess Margaret was born on August 21, 1930 in Glamis Castle, Glamis, Tayside, Scotland as Her Royal Highness Princess Margaret Rose of York. She was married to Lord Snowdon. She died on February 9, 2002 in King Edward VII's Hospital Sister Agnes, City of Westminster, London, England.

28. Richmond Arquette

Actor | Zodiac

Richmond Arquette was born on August 21, 1963 in New York City, New York, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Zodiac (2007), The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008) and Broken Blood (2013).

29. Herbert 'Cowboy' Coward

Actor | Deliverance

Herbert 'Cowboy' Coward was born on August 21, 1938 in South Carolina, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for Deliverance (1972), Ghost Town: The Movie (2007) and Hillbilly Blood (2013).

30. Tony Steedman

Actor | Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure

Tony Steedman was born on August 21, 1927 in Warwickshire, England as Anthony Francis Steedman. He was an actor, known for Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989), Citizen Smith (1977) and Scrooged (1988). He was married to Judy Parfitt and Ann Taylor. He died on February 4, 2001 in Haywards ...

31. Ashley Schneider

Actress | The House Bunny

Newcomer Ashley Schneider is quickly catching the industry's eye with attention getting roles like her staring turn as the girlfriend always pushing it to the "next level" in the upcoming feature film Extreme Movie (2008) opposite Frankie Muniz, Andy Milonakis, Rob Pinkston, Jamie Kennedy and ...

32. John McMartin

Actor | Blow Out

John McMartin was born on August 21, 1929 in Warsaw, Indiana, USA as John Francis McMartin. He was an actor, known for Blow Out (1981), All the President's Men (1976) and No Reservations (2007). He was married to Cynthia Baer. He died on July 6, 2016 in New York City, New York, USA.

33. Mitchell Anderson

Actor | Jaws: The Revenge

Mitchell Anderson was born on August 21, 1961 in Jamestown, New York, USA as Mitchell Ogren Anderson. He is an actor, known for Jaws: The Revenge (1987), The Last Place on Earth (2002) and Popular (1999).

34. Greg Cromer

Actor | Parts Per Billion

Greg Cromer was born on August 21, 1971 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Gregory M. Cromer Junior. He is an actor and writer, known for Parts Per Billion (2014), Bad Words (2013) and Castle (2009).

35. Willow Hale

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

Willow Hale is an American actress and director. After graduating from The University of Texas at Austin, she was invited to act in the Summer program at PCPA in Santa Maria, CA where she worked with a then unknown Robin Williams. She lived and acted in New York City from 1976 to 1989. Studying ...

36. Ross Thomas

Actor | Shelter

Ross Thomas was born on August 21, 1981 in Stockton, California, USA as Ross Schuler Thomas. He is an actor and producer, known for Shelter (2007), Soul Surfer (2011) and Extraction: The Plundering of the Amarakaeri Reserve (2010).

37. Robert Knox

Actor | Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Son of Colin and Sally Knox. Brother of Jamie Knox.

Stabbed to death in bar brawl in London on 24 May 2008, while protecting his 16-year-old brother, four days after his last scene on Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince was shot. His attacker was convicted of his murder on 4 March 2009.

38. Cody Kasch

Actor | Desperate Housewives

Cody Kasch is an American film and Television actor born in Los Angeles. His most recognizable role was that of "Zach Young" from the global hit ABC series Desperate Housewives. A student of the arts, he has been in over 40 different productions throughout his career, working in such popular shows ...

39. Barry Foster

Actor | Frenzy

John Barry Foster's acting career began and ended on the stage. At the age of 20, he won a scholarship to the Central School of Speech and Drama, where he befriended future playwright Harold Pinter. After two years training, Barry went on tour with Andrew McMaster and fellow actors Patrick Magee ...

40. Kevin Janssens

Actor | Vermist

Kevin Janssens (°1979) studied at the Studio Herman Teirlinck (Antwerp) and got his first important role in his last year of his studies, when he was asked to play the leading role in a mini TV series about a boxer called KING OF THE WORLD, by Guido Henderickx. Continuously, he performed several ...

41. Bhoomika Chawla

Actress | Tere Naam

5' 3" tall, Bhoomika Chawla was born on August 21 in New Delhi. Her father was a military officer who was posted in various places across the country, so she saw much of India. Her elder brother is also a military officer. Bhoomika finished her schooling in Delhi and moved to Mumbai in 1997 for ...

42. Melvin Van Peebles

Actor | The Shining

Melvin Van Peebles was born on August 21, 1932 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for The Shining (1997), Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song (1971) and Le conte du ventre plein (2000).

43. Wilt Chamberlain

Actor | Conan the Destroyer

Wilton Norman Chamberlain was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Olivia Ruth (Johnson), a domestic worker, and William Chamberlain, a welder, custodian, and handyman. Wilt didn't come from a race of giants as many thought. Both his parents were no bigger than 5-9, but as a young boy he began a ...

44. Michael Burns

Producer | The Final Cut

Michael Burns has been Vice Chairman of "Lionsgate" since 2000. He and CEO Jon Feltheimer have been the principal architects of Lionsgate's evolution into the leading independent filmed entertainment studio, through organic growth and accretive strategic acquisitions. With the acquisitions of "...

45. Laura Morante

Actress | La cerise sur le gâteau

Laura Morante was born on August 21, 1956 in Santa Fiora, Tuscany, Italy. She is an actress and director, known for La cerise sur le gâteau (2012), La stanza del figlio (2001) and Coeurs (2006). She has been married to Francesco Giammatteo since October 3, 2004. She was previously married to ...

46. Frank Perry

Director | Mommie Dearest

Frank Perry was born on August 21, 1930 in New York City, New York, USA as Jr. Frank Joseph Perry. He was a director and producer, known for Mommie Dearest (1981), Last Summer (1969) and David and Lisa (1962). He was married to Virginia Brush Ford, Barbara Goldsmith and Eleanor Perry. He died on ...

47. Brody Jenner

Producer | Bromance

Brody Jenner was born in Santa Monica California. His given name is Sam Brody Jenner. He is a producer, actor, and co-creator of several television series including The Princes of Malibu for FOX, MTV's Bromance, and Sex with Brody for E.

Brody first achieved fame on the widely acclaimed MTV series ...

48. Maxim Knight

Actor | Falling Skies

Maxim Knight stars in TNT's hit sci-fi drama "Falling Skies." Maxim's performance earned him a Young Artist Award in 2012.

At 13, Maxim has over 60 film, television, commercial & voice over credits.

At the tender age of 7, Maxim booked his first feature film, starring opposite Oscar winner Melissa ...

49. Arielle Carver-O'Neill

Actress | Predestination

Arielle Carver-O'Neill was born on August 21, 1992 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. She is an actress and writer, known for Predestination (2014), War Brides and Neighbours (1985).

50. Erin Kelly

Actress | Loving Annabelle

Erin Kelly was born on August 21, 1981 in Point Loma, California, USA as Erin Rose Kelly. She is an actress and producer, known for Loving Annabelle (2006), The Old Man (2015) and Girltrash: All Night Long (2014).


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