Celebrity birthdays for the week of August 6-12:
August 6: Children’s music artist Ella Jenkins turns 99. Actor-director Peter Bonerz is 85. Actor Louise Sorel (Days of Our Lives) is 83. Actor Ray Buktenice (“Rhoda”) is 80. Actor Dorian Harewood is 73 years old. Actor Katherine Hicks (7th Heaven) is 72 years old. Singer Pat McDonald of Timbuk 3 is 71 years old. Actor Stephanie Kramer (“The Hunter”) is 67 years old. Actor Faith Prince is 66 years old. Singer Randy DeBarge of DeBarge is 65 years old. Actor Leland Orser (ER) is 64 years old. Actor Michelle Yeoh (Everything, Everywhere, All At Once, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon) is 61 years old. Country singers Peggy and Patsy Lynn of The Lynns are 59 years old. Actor Jeremy Ratchford (“Closed Case”). “”) – 58 years old. Actor Benito Martinez (American Crime, The Shield) is 55 years old. Country singer Lisa Stewart is 55. Writer-director M. Night Shyamalan (The Sixth Sense) is 53. Actor Merrin Dungey (Land of Summer, Spy) is 52 years old. Singer Geri Halliwell Horner of the Spice Girls is 51 years old. Actor Jason O’Mara (Life on Mars) is 51. Actor Vera Farmiga (“Up in the Air”, “The Departed”). “) – 50 years. Actor Soleil Moon Fry (Sabrina the Teenage Witch, Punky Brewster) is 47 years old. Actor Melissa George (The Spy, Grey’s Anatomy) is 47 years old. Singer Travis McCoy of Gym Class Heroes is 42 years old. Actor Leslie Odom Jr. (stage: Hamilton, TV: Smash) is 42. Bassist Eric Roberts of Gym Class Heroes is 39.
August 7: Humorist Garrison Keillor is 81. Actor John Glover (“Smallville”) is 79 years old. Actor David Rush (Slug Hammer!) is 79 years old. Country singer Rodney Crowell is 73. Maisel”) – 71 years old. Actor Wayne Knight (Seinfeld) is 68 years old. Singer Bruce Dickinson of Iron Maiden is 65 years old. Actor David Duchovny (Californication, The X-Files) is 63 years old. World”) – 62 years old. Actor Harold Perrineau (Lost, Oz) is 60 years old. Jazz pianist Marcus Roberts is 60. Country singer Raoul Malo of The Mavericks is 58 years old. Actor David Mann (Madea films) is 57 years old. Actor Sidney Penny (The Thorn Birds, All My Children) is 52 years old. Actor Greg Serano (“Power”) is 51 years old. Actor Michael Shannon (George & Tammy, The Flash) is 49 years old. Actor Charlize Theron is 48 years old. Drummer Barry Kerch of Shinedown is 47 years old. Actor Eric Johnson (Fifty Shades Darker, Smallville) is 44 years old. Actor Liam James (TV series Psych, film Way, Way Back) is 27 years old.
August 8: Actor Nita Talbot is 93. Actor Dustin Hoffman is 86. Actor Connie Stevens is 85. Country singer Phil Balsley of The Statler Brothers is 84. Actor Larry Wilcox (“CHiPS”) is 76. Actor Keith Carradine (“Madame Secretary”) is 74 years old. Drummer Anton Fig (The Late Show with David Letterman) is 70. Actor Donnie Most (Happy Days) is 70. Keyboardist Dennis Drew of 10,000 Maniacs is 66. Actor-turned-investment banker Harry Crosby (Friday , 13th”) – 65 years old. News anchor Deborah Norville is 65. The Edge of U2 guitarist is 62 years old. Drummer Ricky Rockett of Poison is 62 years old. Rapper Cool Moe Dee is 61 years old. Singer Scott Stapp of Creed is 50 years old. Country singer Mark Wills is 50. Actor Kol Saddat (TV series “Jesse Stone”) is 49 years old. Guitarist Tom Linton of Jimmy Eat World is 48 years old. Singer JC Chase of ‘N Sync is 47 years old. Actor Tony Cypress (Heroes) is 47 years old. Singer Drew Lasha of 98 Degrees is 47 years old. Singer Marsha Ambrosius (Flotri) is 46. Actor Lindsey Sloan (Sabrina the Teenage Witch) is 46. Actor Countess Vaughn (The Parkers, Moesha) is 45. Actor Michael Urie (Ugly Betty) is 46. 43 years. Actor Meaghan Good (“Think Like a Man”) is 42 years old. Guitarist Eric Houk from Portugal. The man is 42 years old. Actor Jackie Cruz (Orange Is the New Black) is 39. Actor Ken Baumann (The Secret Life of the American Teenager) is 26. Singer Shawn Mendes is 25. Actor Bebe Wood (The Real O’Neals) is 22.
August 9: Jazz drummer Jack DeJohnette is 81. Comedian David Steinberg is 81. Actor Sam Elliott is 79 years old. Singer Barbara Mason is 76 years old. Actor Melanie Griffith is 66 years old. Actor Amanda Beers (“Married… with Children”) is 65 years old. Rapper Kurtis Blow is 64. Today co-host Hoda Kotb is 59. Actor Pat Petersen (Knots Landing) is 57. Actor Gillian Anderson (The X-Files) is 55. Actor Eric Bana (Star Trek, The Hulk”) – 55 years. Actor Thomas Lennon (“Reno 911!”) is 53 years old. Bassist Arion Salazar (Third Eye Blind) is 53 years old. Rapper Mack 10 is 52 years old. Singer Juanes is 51 years old. Actor Liz Vassey (CSI, All My Children) is 51. Actor Kevin McKidd (Grey’s Anatomy) is 50. Actor Rhone Mitra (Body Parts, Boston Lawyers) is 48. Actor Jessica Capshaw (“Grey’s Anatomy”). ”, “Practice”) – 47 years. Actor Ashley Johnson (The Help) is 40. Actress Anna Kendrick (Pitch Perfect, Twilight) is 38.
August 10: Actor James Reynolds (Days of Our Lives) turns 77. Flautist Ian Anderson of Jethro Tull is 76 years old. Mandolin Gene Johnson of Diamond Rio is 74 years old. Singer Patti Austin is 73 years old. Actor Rosanna Arquette is 64 years old. Actor Antonio Banderas is 63, drummer John Farriss of INXS is 62, actor Chris Caldovino (Boardwalk Empire) is 60, singer Nene Cherry is 59, singer Aaron Hall Gaya is 59, and singer Lorraine Pearson of Five Star is 56. Singer Michael Bivins (Bell Biv Devoe, New Edition) is 55 years old. Actor Angie Harmon (Law & Order) is 51 years old. Country singer Jennifer Hanson is 50. Actor-turned-lawyer Craig Kirkwood (Remember the Titans) is 49. Actor Joanna Garcia Swisher (Kevin (Probably) Saves the World, Reba) is 44. Singer Cary Ann Hurst of Shovels and Rope is 44 years old. Singer Nikki Bratcher of Divine is 43 years old. Actor Aaron Staton (Mad Men) is 43 years old. Actor Ryan Eggold (The Blacklist: Redemption, 90210) is 39. Actor Charlie Kunz (CSI: Cyber) is 36. Actor Lucas Till (Hannah Montana) is 33. Actor Jeremy Maguire (Modern Family) is 12 years old.
August 11: Songwriter Kenny Gamble of Gamble and Huff turns 80. Guess Who bassist Jim Kale is 80. Country singer John Conley is 77. Singer Eric Carmen is 74. Wrestler actor Hulk Hogan is 70. Singer Joe Jackson is 69. Actor Viola Davis (“How to Get Away with Murder,” “ Help”) – 58. Actor-podcaster Joe Rogan (“Fear Factor”, “NewsRadio”) – 56. 55. Actor Ashley Jensen (“Ugly Betty”) – 55 years old. Actor Sophie Okonedo (Hotel Rwanda) is 55 years old. Guitarist Charlie Sexton is 55 years old. Hip-hop artist Ali Shahid Muhammad (Lucy Pearl, “A Tribe Called Quest”) is 53 years old. Actor Nigel Harman (Downton Abbey) is 50. Actor Will Friedle (Boy Meets World) is 47. Singer Ben Gibbard of Death Cab For Cutie is 47. Actor Rob Kerkovich (NCIS: New Orleans) is 44. of the year. Actor Merritt Wever (Nurse Jackie) is 43 years old. Actor Chris Hemsworth (Tron, The Avengers) is 40 years old. Guitarist Heath Fogg of the Alabama Shakes is 39. Singer J-Bug (B2K) is 38 years old. Roth is 38 years old. Actress Alyson Stoner (Cheaper by the Dozen, Camp Rock) is 30 years old.
August 12: Actor George Hamilton is 84. Actor Jennifer Warren is 82. Singer-guitarist Mark Knopfler of Dire Straits is 74 years old. Actor Jim Beaver (Supernatural) is 73 years old. Singer Kid Creole and the Coconuts is 73. Actor Sam J. Jones (Flash Gordon) is 69. Jazz guitarist Pat Metheny is 69. Actor Bruce Greenwood (Star Trek, 2009, Thirteen Days) is 67 years old. Country singer Danny Shirley of the Confederate Railroad is 67 years old. Guitarist Roy Hay of Culture Club is 62. Rapper Sir Mix-A-Lot is 60 years old. Actor Peter Krause (“Parents”, “The Client is Always Dead”) is 58 years old. Actor Brent Sexton (“Murder”, “Deadwood”). “”) – 56 years old. Actor Michael Ian Black (“Ed”) is 52 years old. Actor Yvette Nicole Brown (new The Odd Couple, Community) is 52 years old. Actor Rebecca Gayheart is 52. Actor Casey Affleck is 48 years old. Actor Maggie Lawson (“Psych”) is 43 years old. Actor Dominique Swain (Lolita, Face/Off) is 43 years old. Actor Leah Pipes (The Originals) is 35 years old. Actor Lekith Stanfield (Atlanta) is 32 years old. Cara Delevingne (“Paper Towns”) – 31 years old. Actor Imani Hakim (Mythic Quest, Everyone Hates Chris) is 30.