Hugh Grant

© Tine Hemeryck

© Tine Hemeryck

Hugh Grant was born on September 9th, 1960 in Hammersmith, London. He is a British actor who became an international star after the grand success of this 1994 comedy film, “Four Weddings and a Funeral”. He was also awarded the BAFTA Film Award and a Golden Globe Award for his role in this film. In a career spanning three decades he acted in around 35 films and appeared in twenty television series or films. Grant got immense media attention in April 2011 when he click here to read more

Ellen DeGeneres

© Tulane Public Relations

© Tulane Public Relations

Ellen DeGeneres was born in Metairie, Louisiana on January 26, 1958. She is an American television host, stand-up comedian and actress. Ellen traveled across many states in an attempt to hone her comedy talent. In 1982, she was chosen as “America’s Funniest Person” by pay-cable station Showtime. This was followed by a series of late-night television and cable appearances. She also featured in several films. DeGeneres received the Saturn Award (Supporting actress) for providing the voice of Dory in the animated movie, Finding Nemo. click here to read more

Scarlett Johansson

Scarlett-Johansson

Scarlett Johansson is one of the most versatile actresses in the Hollywood today. She started working in films when she was nine. She performed as a child and teen actress untill 2003 when she landed the lead character in the 2003 film “Lost in Translation”. This role helped transition her to larger projects. She has played roles in movies ranging from romance, drama, fantasy, superheroes, science fictions, comedies and even tragedies. Scarlett Johansson has also appeared in theater since 2010. Along with click here to read more

Leonardo DiCaprio

© Siebbi

© Siebbi

Leonardo DiCaprio is of German-Italian descent. His mother being of German nationality, and his father of Italian/German origin. It is said that his name was given under the influence of Leonardo Da Vinci’s paintings, which his mother saw when she was in Italy.  Leonardo DiCaprio is superstar actor and known for playing roles in ‘Titanic’, ‘The Aviator’, ‘Inception’, ‘J.Egdar’, ‘Django Unchained’ and many more roles.  Besides acting Leonardo DiCaprio is known for supporting gay rights, his philanthropy,  and helping the victims of Haiti.  DiCaprio click here to read more