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Entertainment Today in Birthdays and Deaths by Name August 24

Last Updated 12-05-2019

🎭Anne Archer -- is 72 in the year 2019 and 73 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1947
TV/Movie Actress, Producer
Names/Places: b. in Los Angeles
Misc: some say b. 1949
TV Shows: Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice (as Carol); Falcon Crest (as Cassandra Wilder)
Movie Titles: Clear and Present Danger, The Art of War, Fatal Attraction, Patriot Games

🎭🎵Reathal Bean -- is 77 in the year 2019 and 78 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1942
Actor, Novelty Singer
Group Names: The Doonesbury Break Crew (lead rapper)
Movie Titles: Dancer in the Dark, Almost Famous, Cocktail, The Nanny Diaries

🎭Blake Berris -- is 35 in the year 2019 and 36 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1984
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: Pretty Little Liars (as Damian Hayes), Breaking Bad (as Tucker), The Big Bang Theory (as Kevin)
Movie Titles: Meth Head

🎭🎵Ronee Blakeley -- is 74 in the year 2019 and 75 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1945 N.S.
Actress, Producer/Director, Composer/Songwriter, Songwriter, Singer
Misc: retired from acting in 1990
Movie Titles: A Nightmare on Elm Street, Nashville, The Driver, The Baltimore Bullet

🎭Adam Blampied -- is 32 in the year 2019 and 33 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1987 N.S.
Comedian, English

🎨🎭🏆Marlene Callahan -- is 82 in the year 2019 and 83 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1937 N.S.
Photographer, Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: November 1957

🎭Dave Chappelle -- is 46 in the year 2019 and 47 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1973 N.S.
Actor, Comedian, Producer
TV Shows: Chappelle's Show
Movie Titles: Half Baked, You've Got Mail

🎭James D'Arcy -- is 44 in the year 2019 and 45 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1975 N.S.
Actor, English
TV Shows: Agent Carter (as Edwin Jarvis)
Movie Titles: Master and Commander, Cloud Atlas, Let's Be Cops, After the Dark

🎭🎵Jeffrey Daniel -- is 64 in the year 2019 and 65 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1955
Choreographer, Dancer, Songwriter, Rhythm and Blues Singer, Disco Musician
Group Names: Shalamar

🎭🎮🎵Grey DeLisle -- is 46 in the year 2019 and 47 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1973 N.S.
Actress, Comedienne, Cartoon Voice Actress, Video Game Voice Actress, Singer
Names/Places: aka: Grey Griffin
Misc: prolific voice actress since the 1990s; far too many notable works to list!
TV Shows: Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends, The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy, The Replacements, Scooby-Doo, The Fairly Odd Parents, Phineas and Ferb, Winx Club, Gravity Falls, The Loud House, Mighty Magiswords, WordGirl, Turbo FAST
Movie Titles: Avatar
Video Games: Batman: Arkham City

🎭Ava DuVernay -- is 47 in the year 2019 and 48 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1972 N.S.
Movie Titles: Spider-Man 2 (2004), Selma, I Robot, Collateral Selma

🎭Kevin Dunn -- is 63 in the year 2019 and 64 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1956
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer
TV Shows: JAG (as Admiral A.Z. Brovo), Samantha Who?, Code Black (as Dr. Taylor), Veep (as Ben Cafferty)
Movie Titles: Warrior, Transformers (series), Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Small Soldiers (voice), Godzilla

🎭Eric Edwards -- is 53 in the year 2019 and 54 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1966

✍🎭Stephen Fry -- is 62 in the year 2019 and 63 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1957
Writer, Actor, Comedian, Producer, English
TV Shows: QI (host)
Movie Titles: V for Vendetta, Sherlock Homles: A Game of Shadows, Alice in Wonderland (2010)

🎭Carmine Giovinazzo -- is 46 in the year 2019 and 47 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1973
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: Shasta McNasty, CSI:NY (as Danny Messner)
Movie Titles: Black Hawk Down, For Love of the Game, Fallen Arches

🎭Rupert Grint -- is 31 in the year 2019 and 32 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1988
Actor, English
Movie Titles: Harry Potter (movies as Ron Weasley)

🎭Steve Guttenberg -- is 61 in the year 2019 and 62 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1958 N.S.
Actor, Producer
Names/Places: b. in New York City
TV Shows: Billy (as Billy Fisher), No Soap-Radio
Movie Titles: Police Academy (series), Short Circuit, Three Men & a Baby, Cocoon, It Takes Two (movie), Home For The Holidays

🎭Victor Hammer -- is 62 in the year 2019 and 63 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1957

🎭Steve Hanks -- is 66 in the year 2019 and 67 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1953
TV Shows: BAD Cats

🎭Jared Harris -- is 58 in the year 2019 and 59 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1961
Actor, Producer, English
TV Shows: Mad Men (as Lane Pryce), The Crown (as King George)
Movie Titles: Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, Resident Evil: Acocalpyse, Lincoln, The Man From U.N.C.L.E.

🎭🏆Azizi Johari -- is 71 in the year 2019 and 72 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1948
Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: June 1975

🎭Stephen Keep -- is 72 in the year 2019 and 73 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1947
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: Flo (as Les Kincaid)

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✍🎭Craig Kilborn -- is 57 in the year 2019 and 58 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1962
Writer, Actor, Comedian, TV Talk Show Host, Producer
TV Shows: The Daily Show, The Late Late Show

🎭🎵Jeffrey Allen Knight -- is 50 in the year 2019 and 51 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1969
Actor, Country Singer
Names/Places: b. in Nashville, Tennessee
TV Shows: Hunt For The Unicorn Killer (TV 1999)

🎭David Koechner -- is 57 in the year 2019 and 58 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1962 N.S.
TV Shows: Superior Donuts (as Carl "Tush" Tushinski)

🎭Jennifer Lien -- is 45 in the year 2019 and 46 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1974
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Men in Black: The Series, Phenom (as Roanne), Star Trek: Voyager (as Kes, an Ocampa)
Movie Titles: American History X, SLC Punk!

🎭🏆Connie Mason -- is 82 in the year 2019 and 83 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1937 N.S.
Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: June 1963

🎭Marlee Matlin -- is 54 in the year 2019 and 55 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1965
TV/Movie/Stage Actress, Producer
Names/Places: b. in Chicago
Misc: she gave birth to a girl in real life while her PF character had a boy on the same day (Jan 19, 1996), coincidentally matching the day Lucille Ball delivered on TV and real life in 1953
TV Shows: Reasonable Doubts (as DA Tess Kaufman), Picket Fences (as Mayor Laurie Bey), The West Wing (as Josephine "Joey" Lucas), Switched at Birth (as Melody Bledsoe)
Movie Titles: Children of a Lesser God, The One I Love

🎭🏆🥊Vince McMahon -- is 74 in the year 2019 and 75 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1945
Hall of Famer, Actor, Movie Producer, Announcer, Sports Commentator, Wrestler
Names/Places: RFMN:Vincent Kennedy

🎭Hal Miller -- is 86 in the year 2019 and 87 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1933 N.S.
Actor, Comedian
Names/Places: aka: Harold Miller
TV Shows: Sesame Street (as Gordon Robinson)

🎭Chad Michael Murray -- is 38 in the year 2019 and 39 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1981
Actor, Director
TV Shows: Gilmore Girls, Dawson's Creek, Texas Rising, One Tree Hill (as Lucas Scott), Agent Carter (as Jack Thompson)
Movie Titles: Freaky Friday (2003), A Cinderella Story, House of Wax

🎭Ashley Nicole -- is 53 in the year 2019 and 54 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1966
XXX-rated actress

🎭Alex O'Loughlin -- is 43 in the year 2019 and 44 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1976
Actor, Producer, Australian
TV Shows: Hawaii Five-O (as Steve McGarrett)
Movie Titles: The Back-Up Plan, The Holiday, August Rush

🎭Barret Oliver -- is 46 in the year 2019 and 47 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1973
Misc: retired from acting in 1989
Movie Titles: Cocoon, Frankenweenie, Cocoon: The Return, The Never Ending Story

🎭Joe Regalbuto -- is 70 in the year 2019 and 71 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1949
Actor, Director
TV Shows: The Associates, Knots Landing (as Harry Fisher), Street Hawk, Murphy Brown (as Frank Fontana), George Lopez (director)
Movie Titles: Missing, Raw Deal

🎭Beth Riesgraf -- is 41 in the year 2019 and 42 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1978
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Director
TV Shows: Leverage
Movie Titles: Alvin and the Chipmunks, Complications

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🎭🏆🥊James Toney -- is 51 in the year 2019 and 52 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1968
Actor, Boxer
Movie Titles: Ali

🎭Carole Ita White -- is 70 in the year 2019 and 71 in the year 2020; b.8/24/1949
Names/Places: Jesse's daughter
TV Shows: Helter Skelter (as Big Sal), Laverne & Shirley (as Rosie Greenbaum)
Movie Titles: Falling Down, The Witches of Eastwick, The Fabulous Baker Boys, Grand Canyon

🎭Kenny (Star Wars) Baker -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1934 d.8/13/2016 N.S. (81)
Actor, English
Movie Titles: Flash Gordon, The Elephant Man, Star Wars (series as R2-D2), Time Bandits

🎭🏆Helena Carter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1923 d.1/11/2000 (76)
Actress, Model

🎭Dorothy Comingore -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1913 d.12/30/1971 (58)
Movie Actress
Movie Titles: Citizen Kane

✍🎭Frank Craven -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1875 d.9/1/1945 (70)
Screen/Scriptwriter, Movie/Stage Actor

🎭Jerry Damon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1927 d.1/24/1979 (51)
Actor, Announcer
TV Shows: That Was the Week That Was

🎭Donald Douglas II -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1905 d.12/31/1945 (40)
Actor, Scotish

🎭Penny Edwards -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1928 d.8/26/1998 (70)
Misc: (Millicent)

🎭Bobby Ellis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1933 d.11/23/1973 (40)
TV Shows: Meet Corliss Archer, The Aldrich Family (as Henry Aldrich)

🎭Preston Foster -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1900 d.7/14/1970 (69)
TV/Movie Actor
Misc: appeared in over 100 movies from the 1930s and onward
TV Shows: Waterfront (as Captain John Herrick), Gunslinger

🎭Hugh Franklin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1916 d.9/26/1986 (70)
Soap Actor
TV Shows: All My Children (as Dr. Charles Tyler)

🎭🏆Dennis James -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1917 d.6/3/1997 (79)
Actor, TV Host, Game Show Host, Announcer, Sportscaster
TV Shows: Okay Mother, Cash & Carry, Prime Time Boxing, Orig Amateur Hour, Chance of a Lifetime, The Price is Right, Name That Tune

🎭Boris Kaufman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1897 d.6/24/1980 (82)
Movie Producer/Director, Polish

🎭Durward Kirby -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1912 d.3/15/2000 (87)
Radio Actor, TV Host, Variety Show Host, Announcer
Names/Places: b. in Covington, Kentucky
TV Shows: Garry Moore Show (as the lanky sidekick on Garry's TV & Radio shows), Candid Camera (cohost)

🎭Rod Redwing -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1904 d.5/30/1971 (66)

🎭Charles Rocket -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1949 d.10/7/2005 (56)
Actor, Comedian
TV Shows: Moonlighting (semi-regular), Saturday Night Live's Weekend Update (anchor & regular 1980-81, the 1st SNL member fired from NY for saying the 'f' word live just happened to be a Rocket!)

🎭🎵Hal Smith -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1916 d.1/28/1994 (77)
TV/Movie/Radio Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Singer
TV Shows: Disney (as Goofy, Jiminy Cricket, Winnie the Pooh, etc.), The Andy Griffith Show (as Otis Campbell the town drunk)

🎭James Wallack -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1795 d.12/25/1864 (69)
Stage Actor, British
Misc: theater owner

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🎭Lord Richard Attenborough -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/29/1923 d.8/24/2014 (90)
Movie/Stage Actor, Movie Producer/Director, English
Names/Places: b. in Cambridge
Movie Titles: Miracle On 34th Street (as Santa Claus), Shadowlands, Gandhi (director)

🎭William Henry Betty -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/13/1791 d.8/24/1874 (82)
Stage Actor, British

🎭Claire Malis Callaway -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/17/1943 d.8/24/2012 (69)

🎭Jerry Clower -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/28/1926 d.8/24/1998 (71)
Misc: Country Comedian; b. Aug 28?
TV Shows: Nashville on the Road

🎭Lewis D. Collins -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/12/1899 d.8/24/1954 (55)
Movie Director

🎭Mary Jane Croft -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/15/1916 d.8/24/1999 (83)
TV/Radio Actress
Names/Places: Elliot Lewis' wife
TV Shows: Our Miss Brooks (as Miss Daisy Enright), People's Choice (as voice of Cleo the dog), Ozzie & Harriet (as Clara Randolph), I Love Lucy (as Betty Ramsey 1957), Lucy Show (as Mary Jane Lewis), Here's Lucy (as Mary Jane Lewis)

✍🎭🎵Gary Crosby -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/27/1933 d.8/24/1995 (62)
Author, Actor, Singer
Names/Places: Bing's son
TV Shows: Bill Dana Show (as Eddie), Adam 12 (as Officer Ed Wells), Chase

🎭Steve Franken -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/27/1932 d.8/24/2012 (80)
TV Shows: Many Loves of Dobie Gillis (as Chatsworth Osborne Jr.)
Movie Titles: Mr. Novak, The Lieutenant

🎭Leonard Frey -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/4/1938 d.8/24/1988 (49)
TV/Movie Actor
TV Shows: Best of the West (as Parker Tillman)
Movie Titles: Fiddler On The Roof

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🎭Billy Greene -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/6/1897 d.8/24/1973 (76)
TV Shows: One Man's Family

🎭Jane Greer -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/9/1924 d.8/24/2001 (76)
Movie Actress

🎭Stanley Grover -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/28/1926 d.8/24/1997 (71)
TV Shows: L.A. Law (occasional)

🎭Julie Harris -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/2/1925 d.8/24/2013 (87)
TV/Movie/Stage Actress
Names/Places: b. in Grosse Pointe, MI
TV Shows: Backstairs at the White House, The Family Holvak, Knots Landing (as Lilimae Clements), East of Eden
Movie Titles: Gorillas in the Mist, The Haunting

🎭Lani Kai -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/15/1936 d.8/24/1999 (63)

🎭James Kirkwood -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/22/1875 d.8/24/1963 (88)

🎭🎵Mark Lawrence -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/14/1921 d.8/24/1991 N.S. (70)
Actor, Producer, Composer, Pianist

📰🎭Robin Leach -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/29/1941 N.S. d.8/24/2018 N.S. (76)
Journalist, TV Host, Producer, English
Names/Places: b. in London, England
TV Shows: Fame Fortune & Romance, Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous, Runaway with the Rich & Famous
Movie Titles: She-Devil, Maxed Out, Troop Beverly Hills

🎭Margaret I Leighton -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/1852 d.8/24/1908 (56)
Misc: few give b. Jan 1

🎭E. G. Marshall -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/18/1914 d.8/24/1998 (84)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor
Names/Places: b. in Owatonna, MN; FMN:Everybody's Guess???, maybe Everett G.? Try Edda Gunnar
Misc: appearred on Kraft, Philco, Goodyear, Playhouse 90, etc 100s times; most say 1910, but E.G. corrected his birth year in an October 1997 Parade Magazine interview
TV Shows: The Defenders (as Lawrence Preston), The New Doctors (as Dr. David Craig), The Gangster Chronicles (narrator); Chicago Hope (as Dr. Arthur Thurmond)

🎭Kenji Mizoguchi -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/16/1898 d.8/24/1956 (58)
Movie Actor, Director, Japanese

🎭Barry Norton -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/16/1905 d.8/24/1956 (51)
Actor, Argentine

🎭Amanda Randolph -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/2/1896 d.8/24/1967 (70)
Radio Actress, TV/Movie/Stage Actress
Names/Places: Lillian's sister
TV Shows: Amos 'n Andy (as Sapphire's mama Ramona Smith), Danny Thomas Show (as Louise)

✍🎭Ann Richards -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/20/1917 d.8/24/2006 (88)
Author, Actress
Misc: not the Texas governor

🎭Jack Somack -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/14/1918 d.8/24/1983 (64)
TV Shows: Ball Four, Stockard Channing Show

🎭🎵Jay Thomas -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/12/1948 d.8/24/2017 N.S. (69)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor, Producer, Radio Disc Jock
Names/Places: RFN:John
Misc: Power 106 D.J. 1980s-90s
TV Shows: Mork & Mindy (as Remo DaVinci), Cheers (as Eddie LeBec), Murphy Brown (as Jerry Gold), Married People (as Russell Meyers), Love & War (as Jack Styne)
Movie Titles: Mr. Holland's Opus, Dragonfly, The Santa Clause 2

🎭Zena Walker -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/7/1934 d.8/24/2003 (69)
Actress, English

🎭🎵Phil Baker -- Birth Anniversary Conflict -- b.8/24/1896 or 8/26/1896 N.S. d.11/30/1963 (67)
Movie Actor, Radio Actor, Comedian, Vaudevillan, Songwriter
Misc: host of "Take It or Leave It" on NBC Radio (1941-1947); popular old time radio personality who partnered with Ben Bernie; some say b. 1898; sources can't agree on date of birth

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