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Blake Lively
Blake Lively
Blake Lively was born in Tarzana in west LA. She is the youngest of five, having two elder sisters, and two elder brothers. Acting is in the whole family’s...
Odette Yustman
Odette Yustman
Odette was born and raised in Los Angeles. Thanks to the exotic parentage of a Cuban mother, and Italian-French father, Odette was blessed with more than her...
Olivia Wilde
Olivia Wilde
Born in New York City on March 10, 1984, Olivia Wilde was christened Olivia Jane Cockburn (her later change of surname was inspired by Oscar Wilde). She was brought up in Washington DC, by her father Andrew, a National Geographic...
Kate Beckinsale
Kate Beckinsale
Kate Becksinsale spent most of her early life in London. As a child she grew up immersed in the acting world, as her mother was a stage actress, and her father was...
Olga Kurylenko
Olga Kurylenko
Olga has a very racy history – if it’s naughty she’s done it - everything from modeling naked in fetish outfits, to stripping off for a bondage scene in the erotic movie Le Serpent. Born in Berdyansk, a small coastal town...
Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron
At the age of 15, Charlize witnessed the shooting of her drunkard father by her mother. Chalize immersed herself in her passion, ballet dancing. On a whim, she entered a national modelling competition which to her surprise she won. She...
Eva Longoria
Eva Longoria
Eva was the youngest of four girls, and was always being teased by her elder sisters because of her dark looks. But Eva blossomed into a stunningly beautiful woman. At 18, Eva attended the University of Texas, where she was an...
Eva Mendes
Eva Mendes
Eva, who is Cuban-American, was born in Texas. Her parents moved to Miami, and then a few years later to...
Jessica Alba
Jessica Alba
Jessica and her brother were raised in an Air Force family. Her father's postings took them to Biloxi Mississippi, and Del Rio, Texas. As a young child Jessica suffered from episodes of ill-health. When the family eventually...
Jessica Biel
Jessica Biel
Jessica was born in Ely, Minnesota, but early on her family moved to Boulder, Colorado, where Jessica stayed for the rest of her childhood. Jessica took up acting at a young age, appearing in several theater shows during her primary...
Katherine Heigl
Katherine Heigl
Katherine was born in Washington DC, but soon her family moved to New Canaan, Connecticut, where she spent her childhood. When aged 9, her mom approached a local modeling agency, Wilhemina. Several small assignments resulted, including...
Keira Knightley
Keira Knightley
Keira comes from a talented family - her father acted in the theatre, and her mother was a successful playwright. Keira demanded her own agent at the young age of 3! - so she could have as many phone calls as her parents. Her big...
Lauren Conrad
Lauren Conrad
Lauren was born in Newport Beach, CA. As a child she moved with her family to Laguna Beach. Her father is a well-regarded professional architect – he...
Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett Johansson
Even at the tender age of 3, Scarlett had her sights set on becoming an actress. As soon as possible, she enrolled for acting classes at the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute. Her first professional part, at the age of just 8, was in a...
Sienna Miller
Sienna Miller
Sienna was born in New York City, into a wealthy family – her dad was a well-monied banker, and her mother well-connected in the drama world. When her parents...
Megan Fox
Megan Fox
Megan Fox was born in Rockwood, Tennessee. At the early age of 5 Megan enrolled at drama and dance school, and from the very beginning showed great talent as a natural performer. When Megan reached the age of 10, the whole family...
Emmanuelle Chriqui
Emmanuelle Chriqui
Emmanuelle was born in Montreal, Quebec, to parents of Jewish Moroccan origins. When Emmanuelle was aged two, she and her family moved to Toronto. So brought up hearing both the French and English languages, Emmanuelle is...
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