Steve Martin is a famous American stand-up artist, actor, producer, musician, writer and director. He is familiar to almost every lover of cinema because he played in such interesting and popular films as Father of the Bride, Christmas of Psychos, Sergeant Bilko, Wholesale Cheaper, Pink Panther, etc.
Childhood and youth
Stephen Glenn (Steve) Martin (full name of the actor) was born on August 14, 1945 in the provincial town of Waco in the southern United States (Texas), but his childhood passed in Southern California. The future actor grew up and was brought up in a poor religious family, his parents professed Baptism, so Mr. Glen Vernon Martin and Mrs. Mary Lee held weekly services every Sunday, and also participated in meetings where they prayed and discussed the Bible. Continue reading
An American-Canadian film actor, best known for his comedies of the 1980s and 1990s, as well as modern dramas and thrillers. Winner of four Golden Globe awards.
Born January 17, 1962 in New Market (Ontario, Canada).
Carrie’s childhood and youth in no way foreshadowed him success. Father – Percy Carrie – was a loser musician who loved to play the saxophone, but was forced to work as an accountant to feed a large family. Mother, Kathleen Carrier, is a housewife. The Carrie family barely made ends meet. Continue reading
American film actor.
Born September 21, 1950 in the town of Wilmett, Illinois.
He was the fifth of nine children in the family of Ed Murray, a timber company sales agent, and Lucille Murray, a housewife. Parents, Irish by descent, assigned their children to a Jesuit school, but young Murray was not interested in anything but golf. He was shamelessly skipping classes, and all he learned was fool around, fight classmates, and draw caricatures of teachers. The school literally annoyed him, he felt interest only in the school theater. But even there, according to Murray, he was mainly interested in female speakers on the stage. Bill took part in a pair of school performances, and at this his artistic career was temporarily interrupted. Continue reading
Leslie Nielsen is a Hollywood star whose fame came after 50 years. Parody films with the participation of the actor “The Naked Gun”, “The Scariest Movie”, “The Sixth Element” became famous.
The future actor was born on February 11, 1926 in the southern province of Canada in a family of immigrants from Europe. Mabel’s mother Elizabeth ran the house and raised children — little Leslie and brother Eric, while father Ingvard Eversen worked for the good of the fatherland in the mounted police. When Leslie reached the age of six, the family moved to Edmonton so that children could attend school.
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Will Ferrell is an actor, comedian, writer, screenwriter and producer. Born July 16, 1967 in Irvine, California. He was interested in acting at school, trying to copy the voices of celebrities. Will brought huge popularity to the role in the evening show “Saturday Night Live”, thanks to which the actor was nominated for an Emmy Award. After leaving the TV show, the actor began working in the cinema: “Austin Powers: The International Mystery Man” (1997), “Kings of Rock” (1997), “Ladies’ Man” (2000), “Sea Adventure” (2002), “Producers” ( 2005), “Hit and Shout” (2005), “Seller” (2009), “Personnel” (2013), “Strength” (2015), “Hello Dad, New Year!” (2016-2017). Continue reading